Tooele County teen's discovery could have huge impact on future wildfires
By PaulNelson at 06/27/2017 5:05 pm
A junior high school student in Tooele County is being praised by the state for his discovery, which could lead to quicker and cleaner ways to fight fires.
New team to address human-caused fires in Utah
By kslmrichards at 06/27/2017 2:17 pm
The possibility of even more wildfires this summer has made agencies take action. A new team has been formed to prevent human-caused fires and educate Utahns.
Red Flag Warning issued for area surrounding Brian Head fire
By PaulNelson at 06/27/2017 1:54 pm
Meteorologists say weather conditions will be working against fire crews knocking back the blaze that has already charred roughly 50 thousand acres.
Estranged husband of SLC restaurateur pleads guilty to his murder
By KSLMarc at 06/27/2017 1:16 pm
The estranged husband of well known restaurant owner John Williams pleaded guilty to murder and arson this morning. KSL Newsradio's Marc Giauque has the story
Police continue investigation into "swatting" suspect
By kslpetersamore at 06/27/2017 12:27 pm
West Valley Police now believe the man who made a fake emergency call that prompted a SWAT response knew the woman who got a rude awakening.
Utah parents sue schools seeking girls-only football
By kslmrichards at 06/27/2017 8:45 am
Six parents, on behalf of their high-school age daughters, have filed a lawsuit against the Granite, Canyons and Jordan school districts seeking all-girls football team, claiming the districts discriminate on the basis of sex.
Wasatch Front air getting smoky from wildfires
By kslmrichards at 06/27/2017 8:44 am
The wind seems to have blown some smoke from the Brian Head fire up north.
Chaffetz calls for housing stipend for Congress
By kslpetersamore at 06/27/2017 8:04 am
He’s been sleeping on a cot in his duration in Congress, so a Utah Representative, days before he quits, wants a housing stipend for his colleagues. More on the story: http://thehill.com/homenews/house/339570-chaffetz-calls-for-2500-legislator-housing-stipend
Prank call sends SWAT to elderly woman's home
By kslpetersamore at 06/27/2017 8:02 am
A rude awakening for a 95-year-old West Valley woman who became the subject of a cruel prank known as “swatting.” More on the story: http://www.ksl.com/?sid=44803644&nid=148&title=prank-call-sends-swat-to-elderly-womans-home-police-say
Chaffetz looks back on oversight role, wishes some investigations could be finished
By PaulNelson at 06/27/2017 3:30 am
Outgoing representative Jason Chaffetz says he's confident the transition of power to his successor on the Federal Oversight Committee will go smoothly.