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15-acre fire burning near Ogden Canyon damages power substation

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Updated May 31st - 8:07am

The fire damaged a Rocky Mountain Power substation, and threatened transmission lines and 72 structures.

Coronavirus updates: Here's the latest in Utah's fight against the coronavirus

KSL.com Staff  |  Posted May 31st - 7:20am

Here are the latest coronavirus-related updates from Utah and around the world.

Peaceful protests take dangerous turn in Salt Lake City

Katie Workman and Jordan Ormond, KSL.com  |  Updated May 31st - 12:09am

Protests calling for justice in the death of George Floyd, a black man from Minnesota, started out peaceably in Salt Lake City on Saturday morning but escalated.

Salt Lake City put under curfew order from 8 p.m. Saturday to Monday morning

Jen Riess, KSL.com  |  Updated May 30th - 9:46pm

In response to protests that turned dangerous Saturday night, state and city leaders have issued an emergency curfew to begin at 8 p.m. and last until 6 a.m. on Monday.

Neighbors: Ogden shooting suspect had aggressive history

Jed Boal, KSL TV  |  Posted May 30th - 9:18pm

The suspect accused in the shooting death of Ogden police Officer Nathan Lyday had a criminal history that spans several states. Nearby residents said they weren’t surprised, and that he regularly acted aggressively toward adults and children in the neighborhood.

Utah couple stops at nothing to share their special day with loved ones

Jen Riess, KSL.com  |  Posted May 30th - 8:43pm

Zach Pierce and his fiancé Helena Ekonomo were planning to have a large wedding later this year. But when they learned Zach's father might not be well enough to make it, they changed plans.

Body found in Newcastle Reservoir

Jen Riess, KSL.com  |  Posted May 30th - 8:11pm

The body of a 53-year-old man was recovered from New Castle Reservoir Saturday morning.

Controversial concert to protest COVID restrictions to become picnic, organizer says

Mitch Wilkinson, KSL  |  Updated May 30th - 7:19pm

The organizer of a controversial concert planned for Saturday night to support businesses impacted by COVID-19 closures and to protest restrictions on public gatherings says he will have a picnic instead.

'Heartbreaking on a lot of levels': Orem High softball field tagged with racist, homophobic graffiti

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Updated May 30th - 6:03pm

Alpine School District officials confirmed that the Orem Tigers’ softball field was tagged with graffiti sometime in the overnight hours of Friday night and Saturday morning.

Could energy-efficient design be the cause of ‘sick buildings’ in the workplace?

Jasen Lee, KSL  |  Posted May 30th - 5:47pm

As some Utahns begin to slowly return to workplaces closed by the pandemic, both employers and employees are examining how society can do so safely. But building design may hamper their efforts to keep COVID-19 transmissions from occurring.

Life Flight responds to Harley-Davidson crash on SR-17, UHP says driver was not wearing helmet

Ryne Williams, St. George News  |  Posted May 30th - 4:03pm

Emergency crews, including an Intermountain Life Flight helicopter, responded to a motorcycle crash on state Route 17 just east of I-15 Saturday morning.

69-year-old man who died after overturning raft on Weber River identified

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Updated May 30th - 2:14pm

A 69-year-old man died on Thursday after his raft overturned on the Weber River and he became wedged between two rocks.

269 new coronavirus cases, 5 deaths reported Saturday in Utah

Graham Dudley, KSL.com  |  Updated May 30th - 1:56pm

Utah reported 269 cases of COVID-19 Saturday, down after reaching a new single-day high Friday.

22-year-old man dies following Mapleton crash

Jen Riess, KSL.com  |  Updated May 30th - 1:52pm

The 22-year-old man who was seriously injured in a car crash in Mapleton Friday morning has died.

Coronavirus updates: 5 deaths reported in Utah Saturday

KSL.com Staff  |  Updated May 30th - 1:28pm

Here are the latest coronavirus-related updates from Utah and around the world.

Mother of fallen officer remembers her son

Mike Anderson, KSL TV  |  Posted May 30th - 12:01pm

Nancy Lyday said her son was all about service. He was always helping others and loved being a police officer.

WVC police identify man shot, killed at construction job

Graham Dudley, KSL.com  |  Updated May 30th - 10:57am

A man is in custody after police say he fatally shot another man who was doing construction work on his neighbor's West Valley house.

Police procession brings fallen officer Nate Lyday home

Alex Cabrero, KSL TV  |  Posted May 30th - 10:20am

Hundreds lined streets and participated in a police procession that brought the body of fallen Officer Nate Lyday back to Ogden.

Jon Huntsman Jr. says Utah poised to ‘knock the cover off the ball’

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted May 30th - 9:37am

Former governor seeking another term has big plans for economic development, improving mental health care.