Recent Stories

Nominate someone for a High 5!

Do you know someone doing good in our community? A friend or family member building up neighbors or a co-worker giving selflessly? Recognize them with a nomination for a High 5!

High 5: Wasatch Combat Sports

Jan 19th - 1:01pm

A professional fighter turned Wasatch Combat Sports owner has been nominated for making sure a teen can take classes at her gym, even if she can't afford it.

High 5: Operation Santa Delivers Christmas to needy families

Dec 22nd - 8:04am

Nearly 25 years later, Operation Santa is still going strong. It started with a Salt Lake City Firefighter giving extra blankets to the homeless. Now firefighters and police officers from Murray City carry on the tradition.

High 5: Saluting those who help Santa deliver Christmas to needy

Dec 21st - 9:06am

Without their sacrifice, many Utah families would go without on Christmas morning. But their willingness to give of their time and money is making all the difference for the needy.

High 5: Provo teens make impressive Sub for Santa donation

Dec 21st - 8:49am

A group of classmates at Timpview High School in Provo raised a whopping $105,000 for their Sub for Santa program.

High 5: Operation Candy Canes delivering holiday cheer

Dec 21st - 8:43am

Donna Gunn says its her mission to make everyone feel loved and appreciated. And that's why she created Operation Candy Canes.

High 5: Volunteer brings gift of music to Viewmont Elementary

Dec 21st - 8:37am

A Murray High School student discovered her passion for singing when she was in elementary school. That's why she volunteered to bring choir to Viewmont Elementary.

High 5: Crossing guard goes beyond helping kids get to school

Dec 21st - 8:30am

His name is Armando Roach, but most students and parents at Saint Francis Xavier lovingly call him Grandpa Rocha for his willingness to serve others as if they were family.

High 5: Free Cookie Friday a treat for all

Dec 21st - 8:18am

A Riverton family has discovered a sweet way to care for their neighbors. They bake dozens of cookies every week and share them with anyone who cares to stop by.

High 5: Gigi's Playhouse

Nov 27th - 2:57pm

A playhouse in Layton that’s providing more than a place to play!

High 5: Young boy teaches all of us a lesson on service

Nov 22nd - 6:28am

He doesn't get paid and no one ever asked him to do it. But a West Jordan boy is looking after his neighbor who is battling cancer.

High 5: Special education teacher helping students fulfill their dreams

Nov 15th - 7:43am

If they can dream it, she can help them do it. Our KSL Today High 5 goes to an Orem High School teacher who helps and lifts her students to the stars.

High 5: Cottonwood Heights Couple known as best neighbors in the world

Nov 9th - 6:56am

They knit hats, fill boxes of sunshine, and bake cakes. If there's a job that needs to be done, chances are you'll find the Hawkins family nearby.

High 5: Innovative teacher lifts students with autism

Nov 2nd - 9:05am

A special needs teacher in the Canyons School District is using innovative ideas to reach and engage her students with autism.

High 5: Volunteer urging caution at railroad crossing

Oct 19th - 9:24am

Operation Lifesaver is a program that teaches kids about the attention needed at every train crossing.

High 5: "For the Kids" delivers food to families in need

Oct 17th - 9:56am

Too many Utah kids go to bed hungry. The statistics are startling. But one organization is doing its best to change that.

High 5: Volunteer brings light to a dark world

Oct 6th - 12:10pm

He volunteers where many people would prefer to avoid - at the Utah State Prison. His work casts light on dark place.

High 5: She's been working on the railroad for three decades

Sep 25th - 9:37am

She may know more about the Tooele Valley Railroad than anyone else. Jean Mogus' expertise and service have brought new life to the historical treasure.

High 5: High school athletes design program to benefit youth

Sep 15th - 10:54am

A group of student-athletes at Lone Peak High School started a new program aimed at getting kids to be active and inclusive.

High 5: Timpanogos Cave volunteer no stranger to service

Sep 12th - 10:18am

She's been a volunteer at the Timpanogos Cave Monument for nine years but her life of services goes beyond the trail.

High 5: Helping the little ones cross busy streets is no easy task

Sep 7th - 10:20am

We're saying thanks to the many men and women who volunteer their time to make sure our kids are able to safely cross busy streets on their way to school.