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Authorities identify 13-year-old killed in southern Utah UTV crash

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 18th - 3:17pm

Authorities have identified a 13-year-old boy who died Wednesday during a UTV accident in Sand Hollow State Park.

Majority of Utahns disapprove of Trump's job performance, many strongly, poll finds

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Jul 18th - 2:40pm

More than half of Utahns don't like the job President Donald Trump is doing in the White House, according to a new UtahPolicy.com and Y2 Analytics poll released Thursday.

Utah Rep. Rob Bishop now says he may run again

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL  |  Posted Jul 18th - 1:40pm

In 2012, Rep. Rob Bishop, R-Utah, said he would not seek reelection after his ability to serve in a committee leadership position had been exhausted, which is 2020. But, many people are urging him to stay in. He says he's considering it.

Democrat Ben McAdams, rest of Utah delegation, vote against $15 federal minimum wage

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Jul 18th - 1:16pm

Rep. Ben McAdams was one of six Democrats who opposed the bill that passed 231-199, with the support of just three Republicans.

The prince of preservation: Tremonton man assembles collection of nearly 350 horse-drawn wagons

Ray Boone, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 18th - 12:57pm

Meet the prince of preservation. For the past 50 years, Eli Anderson has spent life with one foot firmly entrenched in the past.

Utahn had sexual relationship with teen she was asked to mentor, charges say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 18th - 12:47pm

A court-appointed mentor to a teenage girl has been charged with sexually assaulting the girl.

Police: Woman stole mail, crashed vehicle after chase in Cottonwood Heights

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 18th - 11:57am

A woman was arrested after a police pursuit, which started when officers received reports she was stealing mail, ended in a crash Thursday morning, police said.

Wildfire updates: Crews close to full containment of Tooele County fire

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 18th - 11:26am

Crews have made significant ground fighting a fire that sparked after birds got into a power line, officials said Thursday morning.

Sen. Mike Lee to propose 9/11 fund amendment amid criticism from bill advocates

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 18th - 11:02am

Sen. Mike Lee said he filed an amendment Wednesday night that would help fund the 9/11 first responders compensation over the next decade.

Utah man charged in connection with calling in bomb threat to Lowe's

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 18th - 10:47am

A man who called in a bomb threat at a Lowe's store because he was mad about being fired, is now looking at potential prison time if convicted.

Firefighters: Million dollar house fire in Pleasant Grove sparked by gas meter rupture

Andrew Adams, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 18th - 9:02am

Firefighters said a home was a total loss with damage approaching a million dollars, following a fire Wednesday afternoon that quickly ignited with a gas meter rupture.

Utah school district settles suit over teen dragged by a bus

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 18th - 8:02am

A Utah school district is paying $62,500 to settle a lawsuit filed after a junior high student was caught in a bus door and dragged about 175 feet (53 meters) in an alleged racially motivated incident.

Public gets first glimpse into the future of Salt Lake airport

Gretel Kauffman, KSL  |  Posted Jul 18th - 6:59am

The city held the first in a series of public meetings Wednesday to update the public on the progress of airport construction.

Missing raven reunited with handlers after spending weeks at Utah Capitol

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 17th - 10:08pm

Some people in the office even started calling the bird “Edgar,” after the famous poet, Edgar Allen Poe who wrote the poem “The Raven.”

Utah governor: 'Both sides are guilty' and Trump, Democrats 'ought to dial it back'

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 9:36pm

Gov. Gary Herbert said Wednesday "both sides are guilty" in the controversy over President Donald Trump's comments, condemned by the U.S. House as racist, about a group of progressive minority congresswomen.

Utah woman dies in tree-cutting incident

Gretel Kauffman, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 9:09pm

A 74-year-old woman in Summit County suffered a fatal head injury Tuesday while cutting down dead trees.

Auditor's office was investigating AISU prior to Dougall's appointment as school's director

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 8:14pm

The state auditor's office has begun a probe of the public charter school's financial issues, according to statement released Wednesday.

Teen dies after UTV crash on Sand Mountain

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 17th - 8:02pm

A 13-year-old boy from Colorado died Wednesday after a UTV crash on Sand Mountain, officials said. The cause of the accident is under investigation.

Here’s what will replace Scouts and other teen programs, Latter-day Saint leaders say

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 17th - 7:34pm

Leaders recently announced a new program that will replace not only Scouting, but all programs for teens in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Man convicted in University of Utah killing sent back to Colorado to face additional murder charge

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 6:44pm

A man already sentenced to life in prison in Utah for killing a Utah student has been transferred to Colorado to face charges where his alleged crime spree began.