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Human remains found in cellar of Spanish Fork residence

Liesl Nielsen  |  Posted   May 22nd - 11:27pm

Human remains were discovered Monday underneath the cellar of a Spanish Fork home previously occupied by a woman who went missing in 1988, police said.

Camps in Northwest showcase possible solution to Utah's tent cities

Candice Madsen and Debbie Dujanovic  |  Posted   May 22nd - 10:43pm

As Salt Lake County tries to figure out how to curb illegal encampments, KSL TV traveled to Seattle and Portland, Oregon, to see if programs for sanctioned camps in those cities could work in Utah.

New $450M road project pushed up to help ease traffic in Lehi

Ashley Moser  |  Posted   May 22nd - 10:12pm

Lehi residents are concerned about traffic in their booming city — specifically the traffic on I-15 near Point of the Mountain. There's been a new development, and UDOT officials hope it will bring relief much sooner than planned.

Friberg Moses paintings brought out of obscurity in BYU exhibit

Carole Mikita  |  Posted   May 22nd - 8:34pm

Recently discovered paintings created for the 1956 film "The Ten Commandments" are on exhibit at BYU's Special Collections Library. Equally exciting: they were created by Utah artist Arnold Friberg.

Ogden police: At least 1 critically injured in 5-car crash

Carter Williams  |  Posted   May 22nd - 8:09pm

A five-car crash in Ogden left at least one person in critical condition Monday, police said.

Firefighters fear risks posed by homeless along Jordan River Parkway

Andrew Adams  |  Posted   May 22nd - 8:02pm

Multiple fires have already sparked this spring along the Jordan River Parkway, and firefighters expressed concerns Monday about the risks posed later this summer by illegal campers living among the ample fuels.

Chaffetz talks to Comey, postpones hearing

Lisa Riley Roche  |  Posted   May 22nd - 8:00pm

After speaking with former FBI Director James Comey Monday, Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, postponed a planned appearance by Comey later this week before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee.

Utah, Mexico update agreement about duties in child custody cases

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted   May 22nd - 7:32pm

The consulate of Mexico in Salt Lake City signed an agreement Monday with the Utah Department of Human Services updating the consulate's extensive role assisting in parental custody cases for minors with Mexican citizenship.

Bitter battle between Garden City residents, officials over lake access ends with truce

Carter Williams  |  Posted   May 22nd - 7:01pm

A bitter yearslong battle between lakeside homeowners and Garden City officials over access to Bear Lake has ended in a compromise.

Man who picked up California runaway arrested in Salt Lake, police say

Pat Reavy  |  Posted   May 22nd - 6:20pm

A man accused of picking up a runaway teen girl in California and taking her all around the Northwest, all while providing her drugs and taking inappropriate pictures, has been arrested in Salt Lake City.

Average gas price in Salt Lake City declines over 2 cents

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 22nd - 5:58pm

Going against the national trend, gasoline prices in Salt Lake City are declining.

Woman dies from injuries suffered in Midvale crash

Carter Williams  |  Posted   May 22nd - 5:54pm

A woman critically injured in a crash Wednesday morning has died from injuries suffered in the crash, police said.

Woman killed, 2 others injured in Manti crash

Liesl Nielsen  |  Posted   May 22nd - 5:52pm

One woman died after two cars collided in the intersection of 200 N. Main St. in Manti Sunday night.

Frustrated Utah Republicans, Democrats form new centrist political party

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted   May 22nd - 5:14pm

Some disaffected Republicans and Democrats who say extreme views are co-opting their parties have decided to carve out a middle ground in Utah politics.

BLM to begin crafting travel plan for Book Cliffs

Amy Joi O'Donoghue  |  Posted   May 22nd - 5:13pm

The Bureau of Land Management is inviting public comment as it begins crafting a travel management plan for the Book Cliffs region in Utah. Two public meetings are set for June 7 and 8 in Vernal and Roosevelt.

Carjacking victim uses cellphone, a little help from mom for rescue

Pat Reavy  |  Posted   May 22nd - 3:34pm

An 18-year-old woman who police say was carjacked late last week was able to escape thanks to some quick thinking and her mother.

After disastrous winter, Idaho cities, highway officials wait for road-repair help

Nathan Brown, Times-News  |  Posted   May 22nd - 12:49pm

In December and January, southern Idaho was hit with frigid temperatures and, in some areas, record-breaking amounts of snow.

LDS Church, facing restrictions, merges Russia missions

The Associated Press and Lisa Riley Roche  |  Posted   May 22nd - 12:16pm

The LDS Church is merging two of its missions in Russia, sending those missionaries home early or reassigning them to finish their service in the U.S.

Hiking the family-friendly trail to Lower Boulder Field near Ogden

Arianne Brown, Contributor  |  Posted   May 22nd - 11:59am

If you like hiking around humongous boulders and just so happen to be in or around the Ogden area, we have a hike for you: Lower Boulder Field.

Make Your Week: Employee pays for 2 new tires, officer replaces boy’s stolen bike

Faith Heaton Jolley  |  Posted   May 22nd - 11:15am

The weather is starting to look like spring again, but the sunshine and flowers still might not be getting you excited about facing a new workweek.