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Longest-performing organist at Temple Square retires after 40 years

Dan Rascon, KSL TV  |  Posted Oct 22nd - 7:22am

One of the first female organists to perform at a general conference of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is retiring after 40 years of playing with the Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square.

2 Utah sites were in final 4 to host G7 summit

Zeke Miller and Jill Colvin, Associated Press  |  Updated Oct 22nd - 7:05am

In Utah, where Mulvaney said two places had made a final list of four sites, the governor’s office said it was not aware any venue there was under serious consideration.

Latter-day Saint leader says US is at a ‘crossroad,’ pleads for prayers for the country

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Oct 21st - 10:57pm

President M. Russell Ballard said the United States is at a “crossroad” and pleaded for prayers on behalf of the country and its leaders.

Nearly 100 cases of vaping-related lung illness reported in Utah

Gretel Kauffman, KSL  |  Posted Oct 21st - 10:06pm

Nearly 100 cases of vaping-related lung injuries have been identified in Utah, the state health department said Monday, with 15 more possible cases under investigation.

Daybreak residents worried about contaminated water, South Jordan officials say it’s safe

Tania Dean, KSL TV  |  Posted Oct 21st - 8:55pm

Dozens of Daybreak residents said they believe contaminated water is to blame for rashes, itchy skin and even severe burning.

Judge denies feds' attempt to up Utah lawmaker's restitution payments

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Oct 21st - 8:25pm

A former San Juan County commissioner won’t have to quintuple his restitution payments for damage to an archaeologically sensitive southeastern Utah canyon during an illegal ATV protest ride.

GOP presidential candidate Mark Sanford warns another Great Depression may be looming

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Oct 21st - 7:31pm

Mark Sanford, the former South Carolina governor who’s taking on President Donald Trump in the race for the 2020 Republican presidential nomination, offered a gloomy assessment of the impact of the nation’s growing deficit during a campaign stop in Salt Lake City Monday.

14 charged after violent inland port protest left building in disarray, dirtied with feces

Jacob Klopfenstein and Liesl Nielsen,  |  Updated Oct 21st - 6:58pm

Fourteen people have been charged in connection with a violent July protest over Utah’s controversial inland port, officials said Monday.

U. students stage walkout, say school still isn't safe 1 year after Lauren McCluskey's death

Jacob Klopfenstein and Tracie Snowder,  |  Posted Oct 21st - 6:36pm

A day before the one-year anniversary of Lauren McCluskey's death, dozens of students at the University of Utah staged a walkout during classes on Monday.

More Utah tax reform proposals surface, including tax on soda and candy

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Updated Oct 21st - 5:46pm

At least four other tax reform proposals have been submitted for a Utah legislative task force to consider, including everything from limiting the restoration of the full sales tax on food just to soda and candy, to imposing a statewide property tax that would bring in some $100 million.

What do Utahns think of Mitt Romney and Mike Lee?

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Updated Oct 21st - 5:43pm

Utah’s two senators aren’t faring well in their home state.

4 key takeaways from KSL Salt Lake City mayoral debate

Carter Williams,  |  Posted Oct 21st - 5:39pm

Several key issues took center stage Monday afternoon during a debate held at KSL between Utah state Sen. Luz Escamilla and Salt Lake City Councilwoman Erin Mendenhall, who are vying to become Salt Lake City's next mayor.

'I didn’t want to kill anybody,' man seeking parole tells board

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Oct 21st - 5:18pm

Sean Phillip Graham admits that Anson Arnett was one of the few counselors in his group home that he liked.

Utah man charged with sexually abusing girl he helped babysit

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Oct 21st - 4:03pm

A Washington Terrace man who helped babysit a young girl has been charged with sexually abusing her.

Authorities identify 2 killed in crash on Legacy Parkway

Graham Dudley,  |  Updated Oct 21st - 2:50pm

A head-on collision on southbound Legacy Parkway in Davis County has killed two people, Utah Highway Patrol officials said Saturday.

Clusters of illness linked to CBD vapes share 2nd connection

Holbrook Mohr, Associated Press  |  Updated Oct 21st - 2:20pm

Some of the people rushing to emergency rooms thought the CBD vape they inhaled would help like a gentle medicine. Others puffed it for fun.

Latter-day Saint bishop charged with possessing child pornography

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Oct 21st - 1:16pm

A bishop of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was charged Monday with possession of child pornography.

Woman dies after being hit by car in Draper, police say

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted Oct 21st - 1:08pm

A 20-year-old woman died after being hit by a car in Draper on Monday morning, according to police.

Police identify Idaho woman killed in Layton auto-pedestrian crash

Xoel Cardenas,  |  Posted Oct 21st - 1:00pm

Police on Monday released the name of an Idaho woman who was struck and killed in an auto-pedestrian crash late Saturday night.

‘Renegade’ Romney talks China, the GOP and is Trump an honorable man in HBO interview

Xoel Cardenas,  |  Posted Oct 21st - 10:18am

Utah Sen. Mitt Romney opened up about China, the Republican Party, and whether President Donald Trump is an honorable man in a candid TV interview on Sunday evening.