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'Our history matters:' Mural featuring 4 prominent Black Utah women unveiled

'Our history matters:' Mural featuring 4 prominent Black Utah women unveiled

Ashley Fredde, KSL.com  |  Posted July 2 - 10:12 p.m.

Four prominent Black Utah women separated by time will be brought together in a neighborhood in Salt Lake City where each had once lived and worked.
4 injured after SUV crashed into Sugar House shoe store

4 injured after SUV crashed into Sugar House shoe store

Ashley Imlay, KSL.com  |  Updated July 2 - 9:15 p.m.

Four people were injured Saturday when an SUV crashed into a shoe store in the Sugar House neighborhood, police said.
Public invited to see new monument honoring Black pioneers at This is the Place Heritage Park

Public invited to see new monument honoring Black pioneers at This is the Place Heritage Park

Trent Toone, Deseret News  |  Posted July 2 - 8:05 p.m.

A new monument honoring early Black pioneers will be dedicated soon in timing with the 175th anniversary of the first wagon company's 1847 arrival in the Salt Lake Valley.
Provo celebrates opening of new $69M city hall, public safety headquarters

Provo celebrates opening of new $69M city hall, public safety headquarters

Ashley Imlay, KSL.com  |  Posted July 2 - 7:04 p.m.

Provo celebrated the opening of its new $69 million city hall and public safety headquarters on Saturday.
Wasatch Beekeepers Association rescues millions of bees after I-80 crash

Wasatch Beekeepers Association rescues millions of bees after I-80 crash

Brittany Tait, KSL-TV  |  Posted July 2 - 6:01 p.m.

Roughly 24 million honey bees spilled out of a tipped semi-truck on Interstate 80, earlier this week. Members of the Wasatch Beekeepers Association sought to rescue all of the remaining bees.
Cottonwood Heights reaches $4M settlement with parents of man killed by officer

Cottonwood Heights reaches $4M settlement with parents of man killed by officer

Ashley Imlay, KSL.com  |  Posted July 2 - 4:03 p.m.

Cottonwood Heights' insurance provider has reached a $4 million settlement with the family of Zane James, who was killed by police in 2018.
Where you can — and can't — light off personal fireworks in Utah this year

Where you can — and can't — light off personal fireworks in Utah this year

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Updated July 2 - 2:24 p.m.

The lighting of fireworks is legal between July 2 and July 5, and July 22 and July 25 in Utah — but there are still many restrictions as to where they can be launched.
Historic Bumbleberry business near Zion National Park returns from the ashes

Historic Bumbleberry business near Zion National Park returns from the ashes

Stephanie DeGraw, St. George News  |  Posted July 2 - 2:22 p.m.

There is a silver lining to the devastating fire that destroyed a landmark family business in Springdale near Zion National Park in late 2020.
'Ghost Rider of Clinton' brings cheer to neighborhood

'Ghost Rider of Clinton' brings cheer to neighborhood

Karah Brackin, KSL-TV  |  Posted July 2 - 1:24 p.m.

A longtime Clinton resident has become a local legacy in the way he cheers up others.
What's next for the damaged dinosaur tracks near Moab? Feds pondering new boardwalk

What's next for the damaged dinosaur tracks near Moab? Feds pondering new boardwalk

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, Deseret News  |  Posted July 2 - 1:12 p.m.

Months after an engineer accidentally destroyed dinosaur tracks outside Moab, the Bureau of Land Management wants to move forward on installing a new walkway at the site.
Stuck between rent hikes and high home prices, this Utah family is scraping by to afford a home

Stuck between rent hikes and high home prices, this Utah family is scraping by to afford a home

Katie McKellar, Deseret News  |  Posted July 2 - 7:17 a.m.

Utahns across the state are having to make tough choices as housing prices — and rental rates — tick up to unfathomable heights.
'A miracle of a step': Work begins on 300 affordable housing units for Salt Lake seniors

'A miracle of a step': Work begins on 300 affordable housing units for Salt Lake seniors

Jed Boal, KSL-TV  |  Posted July 1 - 9:12 p.m.

Salt Lake County made a big move Friday to preserve and improve nearly 300 affordable housing units for seniors.
1 dead, another injured in 3-car crash in Hurricane

1 dead, another injured in 3-car crash in Hurricane

Arianne Brown, KSL.com  |  Posted July 1 - 8:24 p.m.

One person is dead and another was injured in a three-car crash in Hurricane on Friday afternoon.
Southern Utah implements additional fire restrictions; red flag warning in effect through weekend

Southern Utah implements additional fire restrictions; red flag warning in effect through weekend

St. George News  |  Posted July 1 - 7:40 p.m.

The National Weather Service issued a red flag warning that will be in effect through the weekend and into the night of the Fourth of July. And southwest fire managers have expanded fire restrictions to include Beaver County.
Fore! No, 3 moose make their way onto North Salt Lake golf course and neighborhood pools

Fore! No, 3 moose make their way onto North Salt Lake golf course and neighborhood pools

Arianne Brown, KSL.com  |  Updated July 1 - 7:15 p.m.

Three moose made their way on to the Eaglewood Golf Course on Wednesday afternoon. By Friday, the animals were still being spotted in the area.
A look at impaired driving in Utah: Fatalities skyrocketing since 2019

A look at impaired driving in Utah: Fatalities skyrocketing since 2019

Shara Park, KSL-TV  |  Posted July 1 - 7:11 p.m.

So far there have been 53 deaths in 2022 because of impaired driving, coming off a record year in 2021 of 158 people killed.
Attorney for Dylan Rounds' parents sends private investigator cease-and-desist letter

Attorney for Dylan Rounds' parents sends private investigator cease-and-desist letter

Nate Eaton, EastIdahoNews.com  |  Posted July 1 - 5:52 p.m.

The family of a missing man from eastern Idaho is demanding a private investigator stop his involvement in the search for their son.
How the Tabernacle Choir, Orchestra at Temple Square hope to bring 'comfort and peace' in July

How the Tabernacle Choir, Orchestra at Temple Square hope to bring 'comfort and peace' in July

Trent Toone, Deseret News  |  Posted July 1 - 5:24 p.m.

The Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square will host a special event in July designed to bring comfort and peace through music.
St. George man charged with trying to kill his elderly mother

St. George man charged with trying to kill his elderly mother

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted July 1 - 4:45 p.m.

A southern Utah man was charged with attempted murder on Friday and accused of attacking on his elderly mother earlier this week.
Former Utah police chief charged with misusing public funds

Former Utah police chief charged with misusing public funds

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted July 1 - 2:56 p.m.

The former embattled police chief of Wellington is facing criminal charges for allegedly billing the city and state for overtime hours he didn't actually work.
Utah placed limits on police use of spy tech, but do they go far enough?

Utah placed limits on police use of spy tech, but do they go far enough?

Daniella Rivera and Annie Knox, KSL-TV  |  Posted July 1 - 2:29 p.m.

A week after University of Utah football player Aaron Lowe was fatally shot, police were still searching for a suspect. They turned to a powerful, secretive backup tool: spy tech.
Off-duty officer saves Draper mom from drowning

Off-duty officer saves Draper mom from drowning

Brittany Tait, KSL-TV  |  Posted July 1 - 1:00 p.m.

A mother nearly died trying to keep her two young children afloat when their raft tipped on a Herriman Reservoir on Wednesday.
Bureau plans new camping, recreation fees at 16 campgrounds across Utah

Bureau plans new camping, recreation fees at 16 campgrounds across Utah

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted July 1 - 12:07 p.m.

Bureau of Land Management officials say new fees at 16 Utah campgrounds will help improve management of the selected sites across the state.
Landscaper killed in Riverdale after riding mower tumbles over terrace

Landscaper killed in Riverdale after riding mower tumbles over terrace

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted July 1 - 10:26 a.m.

A man on a riding mower in Riverdale was killed Thursday when his mower went over the edge of a steep terrace.
Utahns experiencing close encounters of the rattlesnake kind

Utahns experiencing close encounters of the rattlesnake kind

Shara Park and Larry D Curtis, KSL-TV  |  Posted July 1 - 8:05 a.m.

As you make plans to head to the great outdoors this holiday weekend, you may want to heed the warning about rattlesnakes.
'Resist Death': UHP campaign urges Utahns to curb DUI fatalities

'Resist Death': UHP campaign urges Utahns to curb DUI fatalities

Jed Boal, KSL-TV  |  Posted July 1 - 6:18 a.m.

This holiday weekend, law enforcement officers from 14 different agencies are teaming up on 90 extra DUI shifts to encourage Utahns to drive sober and plan for a safe ride.
Utah survivor shares her story escaping sex trafficking

Utah survivor shares her story escaping sex trafficking

Alex Cabrero, KSL-TV  |  Posted June 30 - 9:16 p.m.

Board members of the Aspen Magdalene House in Salt Lake City held a "lunch and learn" Thursday with the goal of giving an overview of sex trafficking in Utah.
Where Airbnbs, VRBOs are having an outsized impact on Utah's housing market

Where Airbnbs, VRBOs are having an outsized impact on Utah's housing market

Katie McKellar, Deseret News  |  Posted June 30 - 8:40 p.m.

As short-term rental sites like Airbnb and VRBO have exploded in popularity, so have short-term rental properties themselves, especially in vacation destination areas.
Delta pilots picket across the country as busy travel weekend begins

Delta pilots picket across the country as busy travel weekend begins

Karah Brackin, KSL-TV  |  Posted June 30 - 7:37 p.m.

Dozens of Delta Air Lines pilots stood and marched outside the Salt Lake City International Airport Thursday, holding picketing signs.
Community members rally against proposed Utah school library book review policy

Community members rally against proposed Utah school library book review policy

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted June 30 - 7:11 p.m.

People gathered in Salt Lake City to push the Utah State Board of Education not to adopt a policy that would restrict the availability of books deemed explicit from school libraries.
5 arrested, 6 kilos of meth seized in large Utah drug bust

5 arrested, 6 kilos of meth seized in large Utah drug bust

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted June 30 - 6:24 p.m.

State and federal agents arrested five Honduran nationals in Tooele County Wednesday and said they seized a large quantity of drugs from their home on Wednesday.
Bluffdale mayor's husband charged with threatening her opponent, causing him to drop out

Bluffdale mayor's husband charged with threatening her opponent, causing him to drop out

Pat Reavy and Ashley Imlay, KSL.com  |  Updated June 30 - 6:01 p.m.

The husband of Bluffdale Mayor Natalie Hall was charged Thursday with threatening a councilman who ran against her, which caused him to drop out of the race last year.
US to provide $1B to reconnect neighborhoods divided by highways, rail

US to provide $1B to reconnect neighborhoods divided by highways, rail

Andy Sullivan, Reuters  |  Posted June 30 - 4:45 p.m.

The U.S. government will provide $1 billion to neighborhoods that have been divided by highways, rail lines or other transportation infrastructure, officials from the U.S. Department of Transportation said on Thursday.
July 4 travel: When and where roads will be busy; national parks expect heavy traffic

July 4 travel: When and where roads will be busy; national parks expect heavy traffic

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted June 30 - 4:28 p.m.

If you plan to travel in Utah during the long Fourth of July weekend, here's what to expect.
Man who lived near missing Box Elder man charged with federal gun crime

Man who lived near missing Box Elder man charged with federal gun crime

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted June 30 - 4:25 p.m.

A man who lived just five miles away from Dylan Rounds, who has been missing since May, now faces a federal gun charge.
Utah reports 7,388 new COVID-19 cases, 19 additional deaths over past week

Utah reports 7,388 new COVID-19 cases, 19 additional deaths over past week

Ashley Imlay, KSL.com  |  Updated June 30 - 4:19 p.m.

The Utah Department of Health reported 7,388 new COVID-19 cases, as well as 18 additional deaths on Thursday.
Vail Resorts' new abortion policy means PCMR employees are covered

Vail Resorts' new abortion policy means PCMR employees are covered

Kyle Dunphey, Deseret News  |  Posted June 30 - 4:06 p.m.

Ski area conglomerate Vail Resorts announced Wednesday it will expand its medical plan to support women seeking an abortion, including a travel reimbursement package should the employee need to go out of state.
Why Salt Lake City is turning to an electric alternative to celebrate July holidays

Why Salt Lake City is turning to an electric alternative to celebrate July holidays

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted June 30 - 2:57 p.m.

Utah's capital city is set to debut a new laser-based alternative to the Fourth of July fireworks display it traditionally holds at one of its parks.
3 bats infected with rabies, humans and dogs exposed to the disease in Utah

3 bats infected with rabies, humans and dogs exposed to the disease in Utah

Ashley Imlay, KSL.com  |  Posted June 30 - 12:11 p.m.

Utah health officials on Thursday confirmed three cases of rabies in bats that exposed humans and/or dogs to the disease.
Trump's last-minute endorsements of Utah Republicans pad his win-loss record

Trump's last-minute endorsements of Utah Republicans pad his win-loss record

Dennis Romboy, Deseret News  |  Posted June 30 - 11:00 a.m.

Former President Donald Trump's endorsement of three Utah candidates, including two at the 11th hour, in Tuesday's Republican primary election had no impact on the outcome other than padding his stats.
'Shut up or I'll shoot you,' man tells 12-year-old before firing at him, police say

'Shut up or I'll shoot you,' man tells 12-year-old before firing at him, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted June 30 - 10:00 a.m.

A 19-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly shooting at his girlfriend and her 12-year-old brother in Kearns on Wednesday.
Man charged with murdering 5-year-old after stealing car, crashing it with child inside

Man charged with murdering 5-year-old after stealing car, crashing it with child inside

Ashley Imlay, KSL.com  |  Updated June 30 - 9:41 a.m.

A member of the Ute Mountain Ute Tribe in southern Utah has been charged with murder after investigators say he stole and then crashed a vehicle with a 5-year-old girl inside, killing her.
Utah retains title as 'youngest' state as US population continues to age

Utah retains title as 'youngest' state as US population continues to age

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted June 30 - 9:00 a.m.

The Census Bureau released new demographic data from its 2021 population estimate, finding that Utah is still the "youngest" state in the nation and slowly becoming more diverse.
Airbnb says party house ban now permanent after 2-year trial run

Airbnb says party house ban now permanent after 2-year trial run

Art Raymond, Deseret News  |  Posted June 30 - 8:04 a.m.

The party is officially over. Or at least, any future parties planned for properties available for short-term rental through online accommodations giant Airbnb.
Bear Lake tourism pumps millions of dollars into Utah economy

Bear Lake tourism pumps millions of dollars into Utah economy

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, Deseret News  |  Posted June 30 - 6:18 a.m.

A new study reveals visitors to Bear Lake last summer pumped $48 million into the northern Utah region during more than a million days and nights of visitation.
Weber County family farm fights through herbicide shortages, drought, rising costs

Weber County family farm fights through herbicide shortages, drought, rising costs

Mike Anderson, KSL-TV  |  Posted June 29 - 10:29 p.m.

A shortage of chemicals found in herbicides is putting even more rising costs on the backs of Utah farmers, in an already difficult year.
Memento of slain son stolen from car, heartbroken Utah mom wants it back

Memento of slain son stolen from car, heartbroken Utah mom wants it back

Alex Cabrero, KSL-TV  |  Posted June 29 - 9:55 p.m.

A Utah mother lost precious items when her car was broken into at a Sandy golf course, but none of it was as valuable as toy belonging to her late child.
'From pronouns to parades': Experts discuss mental health, support for LGBTQ community

'From pronouns to parades': Experts discuss mental health, support for LGBTQ community

Ashley Fredde, KSL.com  |  Posted June 29 - 9:35 p.m.

While symbols and celebrations embracing the LGBTQ community are widespread during Pride Month, mental health experts say continued support and resources for the community are vital as higher mental health concerns persist year-round.
Survey says the quality of life in Utah is in decline. Here are the reasons why

Survey says the quality of life in Utah is in decline. Here are the reasons why

Ladd Egan, KSL-TV  |  Posted June 29 - 9:05 p.m.

Despite a booming economy, a new survey reveals that housing prices and inflation are taking a toll on the quality of life in Utah.
Utah primary election brings possible shake-up in state Legislature, Utah County Attorney's Office

Utah primary election brings possible shake-up in state Legislature, Utah County Attorney's Office

Ashley Imlay and Arianne Brown, KSL.com  |  Updated June 29 - 8:26 p.m.

Twenty-three Utah state Senate and House primary races will determine many of the candidates for the Utah Legislature during the general election this November.
Bob Dylan's Utah return renews call for 'Holy Grail' of lost recordings: His 1976 Salt Lake show

Bob Dylan's Utah return renews call for 'Holy Grail' of lost recordings: His 1976 Salt Lake show

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted June 29 - 7:43 p.m.

Bob Dylan's return to Utah this week is rekindling a 46-year search for recordings from a legendary show performed decades ago at the Salt Palace.
Utah Supreme Court sides with inland port, says zoning doesn't violate state law

Utah Supreme Court sides with inland port, says zoning doesn't violate state law

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Updated June 29 - 7:32 p.m.

Utah Inland Port Authority's zoning structure does not violate Utah's laws, the Utah Supreme Court ruled unanimously on Wednesday.
Here's what happened after a Utah company pledged to save water

Here's what happened after a Utah company pledged to save water

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted June 29 - 7:13 p.m.

A Utah company pledged last year to make drastic changes to its landscape. A year later, company leaders say those improvements will save millions of gallons of water.
Utah governor sends messages to those on both sides of abortion debate

Utah governor sends messages to those on both sides of abortion debate

Arianne Brown, KSL.com  |  Posted June 29 - 6:50 p.m.

Gov. Spencer Cox had messages Wednesday for those on both sides of the abortion issue, saying it's important that people on both sides don't see those on the other side as evil.
Why the federal government is sending monkeypox vaccine to Utah

Why the federal government is sending monkeypox vaccine to Utah

Lisa Riley Roche, Deseret News  |  Updated June 29 - 4:41 p.m.

At least 20 doses of monkeypox vaccine are headed to Utah, and more could be on the way.
Murder suspect identified as Ohio woman's husband years after she was found in Utah

Murder suspect identified as Ohio woman's husband years after she was found in Utah

Ashley Imlay, KSL.com  |  Updated June 29 - 1:28 p.m.

Nearly 24 years after an Ohio woman was found dead along a southern Utah highway, investigators say DNA technology has helped them identify her husband as her killer.
How to save on your energy bill during hot summer days

How to save on your energy bill during hot summer days

Jed Boal, KSL-TV  |  Posted June 29 - 12:07 p.m.

When the temperature hits 100 degrees, the power grid feels it, and so do our electric bills. But the power company has been preparing for days like this and we can, too.
Utah man upset about being kicked out of yoga studio fired shots at owner's home, police say

Utah man upset about being kicked out of yoga studio fired shots at owner's home, police say

Ashley Imlay, KSL.com  |  Posted June 29 - 11:01 a.m.

A man was arrested Wednesday after police say he fired shots from his vehicle at a home and later near Salt Lake County businesses.
Here's how your personal online data could be used against you following Roe v. Wade reversal

Here's how your personal online data could be used against you following Roe v. Wade reversal

Art Raymond, Deseret News  |  Posted June 29 - 9:10 a.m.

Personal online information could come into play as part of criminal investigations under new state-level abortion bans following the reversal of Roe v. Wade last week.