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Arson suspected in school fires

08/12/2014 7:34am
Investigators suspect two fires at a Clinton elementary school were intentionally set. "We've got some good leads," the fire chief said.

Petition calls for more late-night services from UTA

08/12/2014 8:14am
A petition asking UTA to add more late-night buses and TRAX service is gaining signatures.

Experts say depression-sufferers don't have to go it alone

08/12/2014 9:04am
A Utah man who has dedicated his career to suicide prevention weighs in on the death of Robin Williams.

Utah Symphony kicks off national parks tour

08/12/2014 10:14am
The Utah Symphony is kicking off a free series of open-air performances in southern Utah's national parks.

Dog bites: What pet owners need to know

08/12/2014 10:39am
Diving into what pet owners should know according to Utah law.

Sophomore boot camp aims to boost high school graduation rates

08/12/2014 10:53am
Some new high school students in Ogden are beginning the school year with boot camp. It's designed to make sure these new recruits graduate.

5 survival tips for hiking in the wilderness

08/12/2014 11:48am
Utah has thousands of miles of trails for hikers to enjoy, but even well-prepared hikers can find themselves in dangerous situations. These five tips may just save your life.

Southwest braces as Lake Mead water levels drop

08/12/2014 12:21pm
Once-teeming Lake Mead marinas are idle as a 14-year drought steadily drops water levels to historic lows. Officials from nearby Las Vegas are pushing conservation but also are drilling a new pipeline to keep drawing water from the lake.

Preventing back-to-school colds

08/12/2014 2:01pm
The common cold makes any parent nervous when their kids are going back to school. Find out what you can do this year to prevent it from infiltrating your house.

2 restaurants, 1 stand temporarily close for health violations

08/12/2014 2:30pm
Two restaurants and a shaved ice stand were temporarily closed for health code violations by the Salt Lake County Health Department.

User photos: This week in news

08/12/2014 3:30pm
Some of this week's user photos include: flooding in West Valley, a Magna condo fire, a demolition derby accident and a semi truck colliding with a power pole.

Districts still filling teaching positions for coming school year

08/12/2014 4:07pm
As many parents are getting ready to send their kids back to school, some districts are in a rush to hire enough teachers to greet them, a district spokesperson says.

Utah's appeal deadline set in gay marriage recognition case

08/12/2014 5:02pm
Utah has about six weeks to file its appeal in the same-sex marriage recognition case.

Fundraising host for ex-AG Swallow faces federal indictment

08/12/2014 5:56pm
A convicted felon who hosted a fundraiser for former Attorney General John Swallow faces a federal criminal charge for witness tampering.

Man identified in fatal officer-involved shooting

08/12/2014 6:21pm
A man who was shot and killed by Salt Lake police Monday apparently wrote on his Facebook page last week that he would "die before I go do a lot of time" in jail.

Couple claims former AGs conspired with Bank of America, suit says

08/12/2014 6:22pm
Already facing multiple criminal charges, former Utah Attorneys General Mark Shurtleff and John Swallow have been sued by a Salt Lake couple over their handling of a lawsuit against Bank of America.

UDOT Walking School Bus app aims to improve safety

08/12/2014 6:29pm
A new app launched Tuesday by UDOT assists parents in creating safe groups for walking to school.

UHP IDs man killed in Parleys Canyon crash

08/12/2014 6:39pm
Two days after a man crashed an allegedly stolen car, officials identified the driver and man who was killed.

Utah National Guard wins 1st place at parachute jump contest

08/12/2014 7:02pm
Members of the Utah National Guard recently beat out teams from around the world to win first place at a parachute jumping competition.

Local mother looks to break 3 world weightlifting records

08/12/2014 8:30pm
Brittany Riesenberg has only been weightlifting for four years, but she is already set to make her mark on the sport.

Man travels US attending baseball game every day

08/12/2014 8:51pm
A Wisconsin man known as the "Baseball Buddha" has traveled across the United States and attended a baseball game every day since Feb. 14.

Warning signs, conversation offer suicide prevention help, advocates say

08/12/2014 9:51pm
Robin Williams' death sparked discussion not only about his comedic genius but also about mental health issues and substance abuse.

Tour of Utah 2014 saw record attendance, organizer says

08/12/2014 9:53pm
The Tour of Utah's project manager told KSL attendance for the seven-day, seven-stage event was estimated to be at least 275,000.

'Shakespeare Across America' comes to Cedar City

08/12/2014 10:25pm
"Shakespeare Across America" is a 60-day tour of 14 Shakespeare festivals by a group of scholars and experts that will travel 10,000 miles to capture how Americans feel about the bard.

UHP trooper goes the extra mile to return wallet

08/12/2014 10:45pm
A Utah Highway Patrol trooper is receiving recognition for possibly saving a woman from having her identity stolen.

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