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Man suspected of DUI after fatal Lake Powell boat crash

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Updated Jun 16th - 9:28pm

A boat driver at Lake Powell was arrested Friday after the boat hit a rock and ejected a passenger who died.

Police: Man stole gun from Hurricane vehicle, pointed it at complainant

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 14th - 1:47pm

A southern Utah man was arrested early Friday morning after police say he broke into at least seven vehicles, including one where he stole a gun and pointed it at someone, police said.

Cedar City Council postpones decision on ‘Redmen’ emblem on water tank

Jeff Richards, St. George News  |  Posted Jun 14th - 10:00am

The Cedar City Council has decided to postpone for at least one month a decision on whether to officially declare that the “Redmen” symbol should remain painted on the city’s water tank atop Leigh Hill.

Washington City supports sales tax to pursue public transit funding

Mori Kessler, St. George News  |  Posted Jun 13th - 9:32am

The Washington City Council unanimously passed a resolution Wednesday supporting the county’s implementation of a 0.25% local option sales tax for road and transit funding.

Driver dies after striking horse on I-15 in Washington County

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 13th - 8:05am

One person died early Thursday morning after a car hit a horse that was on the road on I-15 in Washington County, authorities say.

Man convicted of murder in Moab shooting ordered to prison

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 12th - 11:43am

A Colorado man who was convicted last month of murder in the shooting death of another man in 2018 was sentenced Tuesday to serve at least 32 years in prison, according to court records.

Capitol Reef National Park officials investigating vandalism incident at backcountry site

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Updated Jun 12th - 11:38am

Law enforcement officials at Capitol Reef National Park are investigating a vandalism incident at a backcountry location of the park.

KSL investigates costly mistakes causing St. George Regional Airport shutdown

Mike Headrick and Mark Stevens, KSL TV  |  Posted Jun 12th - 8:47am

The runway at St. George’s Regional Airport was built to last 20 years. But on May 28, construction equipment began chewing up that runway for a complete rebuild.

Box Elder firefighters start controlled burns to prepare for busy fire season

Mike Anderson, KSL TV  |  Posted Jun 11th - 10:13pm

In Mary Elizabeth Anderson’s back yard, a group of firefighters carefully monitored what used to be a number of old cottonwood trees, in a controlled burn.

Everything you need to know about defensible space before wildfire season

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 11th - 1:46pm

Chances are you’ve heard about "defensible space," especially when fire officials talk about how to prepare for wildfires. But was does it mean and why should it matter to you?

Former Mesquite detective pleads guilty to sexually exploiting St. George boy

Mikayla Shoup, St. George News  |  Posted Jun 11th - 9:28am

A former detective with the Mesquite Police Department accused in federal court of sexually exploiting a St. George teen has changed his plea to guilty.

David Heisler’s daughter: ‘My mommy killed my daddy’; final defendant sentenced

Mori Kessler, St. George News  |  Posted Jun 8th - 7:01pm

The last of three defendants in a kidnapping-turned-murder case was sentenced Tuesday to 35 years in prison for her role in the 2016 death of David Heisler.

First red flag warning of the year issued for southern Utah

Alex Cabrero, KSL TV  |  Posted Jun 8th - 11:07am

Fire managers are watching the wind closely in southern Utah as dry grass creates prime fire conditions.

Southern Utah man charged with threatening school violence on social media

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 5th - 10:31am

A Blanding man, 18, has been charged with making a threat of violence after police say he posted a photo of 13 firearms on social media and indicated they were "coming to school."

Utah sex assault suspect found dead after chase, authorities say

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 3rd - 1:45pm

Authorities say a Utah man sought in an alleged sex crime involving a juvenile is dead after his car plunged into a river in a northwestern Arizona gorge.

Rollover crash closes southbound I-15 near Kannarraville

Yvette Cruz, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 2nd - 8:21pm

A crash in Washington County shut down southbound I-15 for more than an hour, officials report.

Hike of the Week: Explore animal-themed sites with whole family at Red Cliffs Desert Reserve

Rhiannon Bent, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Jun 2nd - 12:28pm

Dino Cliffs Trail and the adjacent Baby Elephant Arch offer anywhere from an hour to a full afternoon of exploring the beautiful Red Cliffs Desert Reserve.

Pics of the month: Who knew Utah could be so green?

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted May 31st - 8:39pm

One of the things the spring storms have brought are some awesome photo opportunities.

Endangered condor may have hatched in Zion National Park

The Associated Press  |  Updated May 31st - 3:58pm

There's likely a new baby condor at Zion National Park in southwest Utah.

St. George medical center utilizes regional anesthesia rather than opioids to treat post-surgical pain

Cara MacDonald, KSL.com  |  Posted May 30th - 4:08pm

Dixie Regional Medical Center has been working to shift post-surgical pain management away from opioids and toward regional anesthesia, with more Intermountain Healthcare hospitals to soon follow suit.