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Senate OKs bill to create income tax credit for classroom supplies

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 12:01pm

After a feisty debate, the Utah Senate voted 17-9 Friday to pass the latest version of SB69, which would create a refundable income tax credit for Utah teachers who spend out of pocket to purchase classroom supplies.

Mike Bloomberg SLC campaign headquarters vandalized overnight

Graham Dudley, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 10:51am

Democratic presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg's Salt Lake City headquarters was vandalized with rocks overnight, his campaign and police confirmed Saturday morning.

BLM withdraws 2 controversial oil and gas leases from Moab’s Sand Flats

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 10:23am

The BLM announced Friday it is pulling two leases for potential oil and gas development at the Sand Flats Special Recreation Management Area.

Zen mindset propels Skyline's Louis Overington to 3rd place in Freeride Junior World Championships

Ty Bianucci, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 9:33am

Skyline skiier took 3rd place in a world competition

Police: West Valley man caught by K-9 after running from officers, crashing car

Graham Dudley, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 9:06am

A man was hospitalized after police say he tried to hit them with his car and then crashed it in West Valley City Friday night.

Utahn charged with choking, punching, firing gun at estranged girlfriend

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 8:39am

On Friday, William John Arnold, 56, of Ballard, was charged in 8th District Court with attempted aggravated murder, aggravated burglary, aggravated robbery and aggravated kidnapping, all first-degree felonies.

Former Utah Sen. Orrin Hatch to be recognized with award for sponsoring religious bills

KSL.com Staff  |  Posted Feb 22nd - 7:07am

Those who win the award have “demonstrated courage and commitment to defending religious freedom in America and around the world,” according to a news release.

‘He is so humble’: House bill seeks to honor Salt Lake pastor, civil rights icon France Davis

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 21st - 7:37pm

Rep. Sandra Hollins was a member of Rev. France Davis’ congregation for nearly 30 years. Now she hopes to honor his legacy with the help of the Utah Legislature.

Utah man arrested in Texas for West Valley killing

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Feb 21st - 7:19pm

Ian Cameron Reddick, of West Valley City, who is also known as Ian Knighton, was charged Friday in 3rd District Court with murder and aggravated robbery, both first-degree felonies, and obstructing justice, a second-degree felony.

Mussolini comment about Trump kept Chris Stewart from intelligence job, report says

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Feb 21st - 7:01pm

“As a Republican, I’m telling you, Donald Trump does not represent Republican ideals,” Stewart told U. of U. students in March 2016. “He’s our Mussolini.”

Gunshot wound victim dropped off at Salt Lake County Jail in serious condition, police say

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 21st - 6:35pm

A 17-year-old male with a gunshot wound was dropped off at the Salt Lake County Metro Jail, 3415 S. 900 West, on Friday evening with a gunshot wound, police say.

Why is this former governor challenging Trump for the Republican nomination?

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 21st - 6:06pm

Former Massachusetts Gov. Bill Weld, who visited Utah on Friday, says "It’s time for somebody to stand up and plant a flag. The flag is decency. The flag is integrity."

Orem woman accused of causing 40 injuries to toddler now faces charges

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Feb 21st - 5:46pm

Investigators say Sally Lacayo caused more than 40 individual injuries over a three-day period to a young girl left in her care.

Is voter-approved Better Boundaries redistricting initiative headed for repeal?

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Feb 21st - 5:46pm

Backers of the Better Boundaries initiative passed by voters in 2018 said Friday lawmakers appear ready to undo the new independent redistricting commission.

Utah Supreme Court overturns murder conviction for girlfriend of man who shot, killed sergeant

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Feb 21st - 5:11pm

Meagan Grunwald did not fire a shot the day of Sgt. Cory Wride’s death but had been found equally liable as an accomplice.

Former Mantua police chief charged with another DUI

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Feb 21st - 4:46pm

The former police chief of Mantua who lost his job after a high-profile impaired driving incident now faces a new DUI charge.

Lori Vallow Daybell makes first court appearance in Hawaii, judge upholds $5 million bail

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com and Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 21st - 4:08pm

A judge upheld a bail amount of $5 million as Lori Vallow Daybell made her first court appearance in Hawaii on Friday afternoon.

Terrell Perriman charged with 8 felony counts in amended charges, dismissed from football program

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 21st - 2:25pm

Nearly a month after University of Utah football player Terrell Perriman was charged for allegedly raping a 17-year-old girl, more charges have been filed against him in separate incidents.

Court documents reveal lengthy investigation of Lori Daybell, but still no sign of missing Idaho kids

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 21st - 12:49pm

Idaho court documents released Friday still say next to nothing about where 7-year-old Joshua “J.J.” Vallow and 17-year-old Tylee Ryan might be.