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2 dead, 4-year-old child missing after being swept down Provo River

Jordan Ormond and Ryan Morgan  |  Posted   May 29th - 10:37pm

Two people are dead and a child is missing after they were swept down the Provo River Monday afternoon.

Family warns of drowning hazard posed by bucket of water

Ashley Moser  |  Posted   May 29th - 10:32pm

An Ogden family hopes sharing their story will serve as a warning to other families after their 13-month-old child nearly drowned in a bucket of water.

Raw sewage floods Salt Lake truck stop

Ashley Stilson  |  Posted   May 29th - 10:17pm

As much as 200 gallons of raw sewage flooded the parking lot of a truck stop Monday morning before the spill was contained, according to the Salt Lake County Health Department.

Wayne County unveils monument honoring WWII Airmen

Sam Penrod  |  Posted   May 29th - 9:28pm

A special ceremony was held in Wayne County Monday to unveil a monument commemorating a tragedy that happened there during World War II.

U., medical students express thanks for donated bodies

Alison Berg  |  Posted   May 29th - 8:01pm

University of Utah officials and medical students shared their gratitude for body donations with family members of the deceased at the school's annual donor memorial service on Friday.

Hatch honors veterans, calls for support of Trump at Memorial Day service

Alison Berg  |  Posted   May 29th - 7:27pm

Sen. Orrin Hatchurged attendees at Monday's Larkin Mortuary Memorial Day service to "support our armed forces" and remember those who have died in the line of duty.

2 girls taken to hospital after eating marijuana cookie

Ashley Stilson  |  Posted   May 29th - 6:22pm

Two children were taken to an Ogden hospital Saturday after eating a cookie spiked with marijuana, and their mother was later arrested, according to the Morgan County Sheriff's Office.

Helicopter rescues fallen boulder climber in Weber County

Linda Williams  |  Posted   May 29th - 5:45pm

Crews rescued an individual who fell while bouldering in Weber County Monday morning.

Burglary suspect arrested following car chase through Weber County

Linda Williams  |  Posted   May 29th - 5:27pm

A man wanted in connection with a home burglary led officers on a chase along I-15 and I-84 in Weber County before being taken into custody Monday morning, officials from the Utah Highway Patrol said.

Car hits West Jordan house, narrowly missing 2 people

Nicole Vowell  |  Posted   May 29th - 1:04pm

A West Jordan family is hoping the city will make changes after a vehicle plowed into their house Sunday morning, barely missing two people inside.

Masked gunman robs Millcreek convenience store

Linda Williams  |  Posted   May 29th - 9:53am

Unified police are searching for a man who robbed a convenience store at gunpoint early Monday morning. He was described as 5 feet 6 inches tall, wearing all black clothes and a black mask.

UTA board gives conditional OK for sale of Clearfield property for assembly plant

Lisa Riley Roche  |  Posted   May 29th - 8:53am

Utah Transit Authority trustees gave conditional approval Wednesday to the sale of property at the Clearfield FrontRunner station for an assembly plant despite concerns about a former board member's ties to the project.

Rwanda native shares story of survival, forgiveness to people who killed her family

Carole Mikita  |  Posted   May 28th - 11:49pm

Not only did Immaculee Ilibagiza survive the genocide in her homeland of Rwanda, she also forgave the people who killed her family.

Ogden school embraces its origins with bagpipe band

Ray Boone  |  Posted   May 28th - 11:29pm

It's not exactly the most popular instrument, but Ben Lomond High School's band director says students are clamoring to learn how to play the bagpipes.

Pleasant Grove woman killed after her motorcycle collides with truck

Amy Joi O'Donoghue  |  Posted   May 28th - 10:28pm

A Pleasant Grove woman was killed Sunday on state Route 35 east of Woodland after the motorcycle she was riding failed to negotiate a turn. Authorities identified the victim as Claire Benson, 47. The highway was shut down for one hour.

U. College of Education among top secondary teacher preparation programs nationwide

Marjorie Cortez  |  Posted   May 28th - 9:32pm

The University of Utah's College of Education is one of the top secondary teacher preparation programs nationwide, according to the latest ratings by the National Council on Teacher Quality.

Logan youth center hosts LGBT prom

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 28th - 8:57pm

A prom for gay, lesbian and transgender students was held in Logan in an attempt to provide an event for students who might not have felt comfortable attending traditional proms at their high schools.

Authorities believe body found is Eagle Mountain teen missing since December

Yvette Cruz  |  Posted   May 28th - 7:25pm

Authorities believe a body found by a hiker in Cedar Valley on Thursday are the remains of an Eagle Mountain teen missing since December.

Jack Stockton, father of John Stockton, dies at 89

Yvette Cruz and Sean Walker  |  Posted   May 28th - 5:59pm

Jack Stockton, the father of NBA Hall of Fame basketball player John Stockton, has died, several media outlets reported Sunday. He was 89.

Is Utah ready to build trade relations with Cuba?

Jasen Lee  |  Posted   May 28th - 4:11pm

Recently, the Salt Lake Chamber and World Trade Center Utah conducted a weeklong trade mission to Cuba that included local business and civic leaders. The trip was an effort to establish relations with the Cuban government for the long-term future.