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Dueling protests face off in downtown Provo 2 days after demonstration turned violent

Amy Donaldson, KSL  |  Updated Jul 1st - 10:59pm

Days after gunshots rang out during a protest in Provo decrying racism and police brutality, two dueling protests face off near the Provo Police Department.

Coronavirus updates: 499 new COVID cases, 1 new death; 2 businesses defied state guidelines Staff  |  Updated Jul 1st - 10:52pm

Here are the latest updates on COVID-19 from Utah and around the world.

Weber County Jail COVID-19 outbreak sees 82 inmates, 1 employee test positive

Lauren Bennett,  |  Posted Jul 1st - 10:36pm

More than 80 Weber County Jail inmates and one employee have tested positive for the novel coronavirus, officials announced Wednesday. 

South Salt Lake police seek information on aggravated robbery

Lauren Bennett,  |  Posted Jul 1st - 10:03pm

Anyone with information in the case is asked to contact South Salt Lake police at 801-840-4000.

Taylorsville City Council votes to leave Unified police, form new agency

Lauren Bennett,  |  Posted Jul 1st - 9:25pm

The change will go into effect July 2021, officials said.

2 arrested in Wyoming in connection with fatal West Valley City shooting

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 1st - 8:57pm

Two people wanted in connection with the shooting death of a 17-year-old boy in West Valley have been arrested in Wyoming.

Wednesday numbers show Cox remains ahead of Huntsman in race for governor

Graham Dudley,  |  Updated Jul 1st - 8:52pm

More than 111,000 ballots may be outstanding across the state.

1 killed, 1 arrested after early-morning Ogden shooting

Lauren Bennett,  |  Updated Jul 1st - 8:07pm

Sergio Chavez, 41, of Ogden, was arrested in connection to the shooting, police said.

Records name Utah County businesses tied to COVID-19 hot spots

Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Updated Jul 1st - 7:44pm

Wasatch Truss and Built Bar, both in Spanish Fork, were identified on Wednesday as the two Utah County businesses who defied coronavirus guidelines.

COVID-19 impacts 2 Utah high school football teams

Mike Anderson, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 1st - 7:11pm

The coronavirus has made its way to two high school sports teams in Salt Lake County.

3 GOP candidates concede 4th District primary race to Burgess Owens

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Updated Jul 1st - 7:02pm

The contentious 4th District Republican primary race to take on Utah’s only Democrat in Congress in November is over as three candidates have conceded to former NFL player Burgess Owens.

3 killed in multi-vehicle crash in St. George

Lauren Bennett,  |  Updated Jul 1st - 6:47pm

Three people were killed in a crash that shut down part of state Route 18 in St. George Wednesday.

Man who allegedly threatened neighbor in past arrested after shots fired at homes, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 1st - 6:26pm

A man recently arrested for allegedly pointing a gun at a woman and her children for playing music too loud has been arrested again after police say he fired a round at neighbors while children were outside.

'It's been the honor of my life': Utah’s longest-serving state senator ousted in Republican primary

Carter Williams,  |  Updated Jul 1st - 6:18pm

Utah’s longest-serving state senator, who has held a seat representing a northern Utah district for more than three decades, was ousted by Republican voters in Tuesday’s primary.

Wildfire updates: Rock Path Fire 100% contained; Knolls Fire 97% contained Staff  |  Updated Jul 1st - 5:20pm

Here are the latest updates on wildfires currently burning in Utah.

Hughes, Wright concede in gubernatorial GOP primary after initial results

Graham Dudley,  |  Updated Jul 1st - 2:13pm

Former Utah House Speaker Greg Hughes and former Utah GOP Chairman Thomas Wright have conceded in the race for the Republican nomination for governor.

Utah university to consider dropping ‘Dixie’ from its name

Sophia Eppolito, The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 1st - 2:06pm

After years of resisting calls to change, a university in Utah is considering dropping “Dixie” from its name in another example of the nation’s reexamination of the Confederacy and slavery.

Utahn pleads guilty to aggravated murder in death of 15-year-old Salt Lake girl

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Jul 1st - 1:40pm

A Utah man pleaded guilty to aggravated murder Wednesday in the 2018 death of a 15-year-old girl, admitting he killed her in her Salt Lake home after she broke up with him and planned to report him to police.

499 new COVID-19 cases, 1 death as 500K masks delivered to Utah students, teachers

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Updated Jul 1st - 1:30pm

Utah’s number of COVID-19 cases increased by 499 from Tuesday, with one new reported death.