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Canal overflows, floods 3 homes in Bluffdale due to debris

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  May 2nd - 10:34pm

Three Bluffdale homes were damaged after a canal overflowed Monday evening, according to fire officials.

Ransomware cases skyrocket as Americans pay to regain access to their own data

Sloan Schrage  |  Posted  May 2nd - 10:33pm

Ransomware has become an epidemic. Cyber thieves are holding photos, videos and other important files hostage until we pay up. In the past three months alone, Americans paid hundreds of millions of dollars to regain access to their own files.

Family reunited with French bulldog puppy after potential buyer steals it

Ashley Moser  |  Posted  May 2nd - 10:18pm

The Anaya family is rethinking the way they sell online after a potential buyer stole one of their puppies for sale.

Ogden quadruplets now home as family gets welcome boost

Andrew Adams  |  Posted  May 2nd - 10:05pm

The couple experienced the miracle of birth times four when their quadruplets were delivered by cesarean section at McKay-Dee Hospital March 3 at just 28 weeks.

Police: Man who fatally shot K-9 officer dies

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  May 2nd - 9:59pm

A West Jordan man accused of shooting and killing a police K-9 last week in Millcreek died Monday from injuries he suffered during the ensuing shootout with police.

Huntsman to GOP: Time to support Trump

Ladd Egan  |  Posted  May 2nd - 9:27pm

On the eve of Tuesday’s potentially decisive primary in Indiana, there’s a new call for GOP establishment to rally behind Donald Trump — and it’s coming from former Utah Governor Jon Huntsman, Jr.

Emery County project offers something new for farmers, boaters

John Hollenhorst  |  Posted  May 2nd - 7:22pm

Construction crews are wrapping up a big project in eastern Utah, a newly rebuilt irrigation dam on the Green River. It's considered unique because it has new features that will benefit not only farmers, but boaters and fish as well.

Dog accused of biting child ordered to be put down or sent to ranch

Tania Mashburn and Viviane Vo-Duc  |  Posted  May 2nd - 7:04pm

A woman is trying to save her dog that she claims was unfairly ordered by a Rich County judge to be put down or sent to a ranch. Her dog, Lilly, was accused of biting a 2-year-old boy.

Inmate admits murdering cellmate, now faces possible death sentence

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  May 2nd - 6:31pm

An inmate pleaded guilty Monday to murdering another inmate at the Central Utah Correctional Facility in Gunnison and now faces a possible death sentence.

Toddler allegedly killed by stepfather had other injuries, police say

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  May 2nd - 5:59pm

Unified police detectives investigating the death of a 1-year-old boy were looking Monday at whether the boy suffered a series of abuses before he died.

West Valley man tried to entice a 13-year-old, police say

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  May 2nd - 5:05pm

A man who allegedly thought he was meeting up with a 13-year-old child was instead greeted by members of the Internet Crimes Against Children task force.

Video game developer appeals wage case to Utah Supreme Court

Lindsay Whitehurst, Associated Press  |  Posted  May 2nd - 4:09pm

A Utah developer of video games like "Alvin and the Chipmunks" and "Tiger Woods PGA Tour 2005" asked the Utah Supreme Court on Monday to toss out his criminal convictions for not paying more than 100 employees.

Bountiful gas leak spurs Main Street closure

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  May 2nd - 3:45pm

A gas leak in Bountiful caused Main Street to close for a short time Monday afternoon, officials said.

Woman files wrongful death lawsuit in doghouse highway death

The Associated Press  |  Posted  May 2nd - 3:31pm

A woman whose husband and 4-year-old daughter were killed when a doghouse fell out of a man's truck and caused a highway pileup has filed a wrongful death lawsuit.

Utah woman named semifinalist for Extreme Huntress competition

Natalie Crofts  |  Posted  May 2nd - 3:00pm

Christy Barney, who works as a full-time hunting consultant for Worldwide Trophy Adventures, has hunted for most of her life.

Smithfield man charged with murdering his father

Pat Reavy  |  Posted  May 2nd - 1:17pm

A Smithfield man accused of inviting his father to his house and then stabbing him multiple times was charged Monday with murder.

Hike of the week: Local turtle-shaped hill offers beautiful views

Arianne Brown, Contributor  |  Posted  May 2nd - 11:29am

Amidst the 41.7-square miles of Eagle Mountain are seemingly endless miles of beautiful foothills, providing picturesque views of the valley below and the mountains beyond. One of those is Turtle Trail Hill, aptly named by one local man who loved his

Make Your Week: 3 sweet stories to brighten up Monday

Megan Marsden Christensen  |  Posted  May 2nd - 10:03am

There is no shortage of bad news spreading across the Internet on a daily basis, and we could all use more good news.

ICYMI: 10 stories from the weekend

Xoel Cardenas and Sean Walker  |  Posted  May 2nd - 7:30am

Here are 10 stories you may have missed this weekend. As always, click on the headline to read the full story.

Police investigating gunshots in Liberty Park

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  May 1st - 10:30pm

Police took three men into custody Sunday after gunshots were fired in Liberty Park.