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SLC referring 18 police dog bites for criminal investigation as K-9 program remains suspended

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Updated Sep 25th - 2:46pm

Eighteen Salt Lake police dog bite incidents will be referred to prosecutors for investigation as the department’s K-9 program remains suspended indefinitely, city officials announced.

Warning: Drivers should plan for a big detour on northbound I-15 this weekend

Jasen Lee, KSL  |  Posted Sep 25th - 2:44pm

If you’re used to getting on northbound I-15 freeway at 9000 South in Sandy, you might want to reconsider this weekend.

Cox: I was joking about having ‘no choice’ but to agree with governor on no statewide mask mandate

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Updated Sep 25th - 2:08pm

Lt. Gov. Spencer Cox said in the first general election gubernatorial debate Friday it was “clearly a joke” when he claimed earlier this week that he had “no choice but to agree” with Gov. Gary Herbert’s decision not to issue a statewide mask mandate to deal with a surge in COVID-19 cases.

Eastbound I-80 cleared near Salt Lake-Tooele county line following crash, hours-long closure

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Updated Sep 25th - 2:01pm

Eastbound I-80 has been cleared following a crash near the Salt Lake-Tooele county line that closed the freeway lanes for hours Friday.

Utah breaks single-day COVID-19 record again with 1,411 new cases, 4 deaths reported Friday

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Updated Sep 25th - 1:51pm

Utah’s number of COVID-19 cases has increased by 1,411 from Thursday, with four more deaths reported, according to the Utah Department of Health.

Couple who owed $1 million in taxes arrested after armed standoff with police

Daedan Olander, KSL  |  Updated Sep 25th - 1:42pm

A couple who owes more than $1 million in taxes and has been living illegally in their former Cedar Hills home for eight months was arrested after an armed standoff Thursday night, according to police.

Alta High School event skirts social-distancing, draws concern, outrage

Garna Mejia, KSL TV  |  Posted Sep 25th - 12:47pm

Parents and administrators at Alta High School have been under fire for holding a cheer team party on campus without following social distancing measures.

Collision involving 2 semis blocks northbound I-15 near Cedar City

Alexa Morgan, St. George News  |  Posted Sep 25th - 10:32am

Two semitractor-trailers collided Friday morning while traveling north on Interstate 15 through Cedar City, with the resulting debris blocking both lanes.

Stolen truck holds sentimental value for American Fork family

Andrew Adams, KSL TV  |  Posted Sep 25th - 9:40am

A Utah County man hopes to somehow find and recover his stolen truck, which he said has deep sentimental value to his family.

Canyons District’s Draper Park Middle School to temporarily close, shift to online learning

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted Sep 25th - 9:13am

Following a sustained increase in COVID-19 cases in the school community, Draper Park Middle School will close and shift to online learning for 14 days starting Tuesday.

Cache Valley teen feels lucky to find cell signal after rattlesnake bite

Mike Anderson, KSL TV  |  Posted Sep 25th - 8:11am

A fortuitous cell signal in Logan Canyon likely saved a Cache Valley teen after a rattlesnake bit him during a hike on Crimson Trail.

Why President Trump isn’t mad at Mitt Romney anymore

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Sep 25th - 7:03am

President Trump says he’s “no longer angry” at Mitt Romney over his impeachment decision because the Utah senator supports a vote on the impending U.S. Supreme Court nominee.

Woman killed after being hit by multiple vehicles on freeway

John Wojcik, KSL NewsRadio  |  Posted Sep 25th - 6:28am

Utah Highway Patrol says a woman died after she was struck by multiple vehicles on the westside belt of I-215 at 3800 South early Friday.

Utah needs to work harder at inclusion and diversity, gubernatorial candidates say

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Sep 24th - 11:25pm

More needs to be done to ensure the state is inclusive as the nation focuses on embracing diversity, they said.

Nasty political bickering? Here’s one Utah race where that’s not happening

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL  |  Posted Sep 24th - 9:28pm

1st District contenders find a lot to agree on in congressional race.

Salt Lake City mayor selects new city flag design; council to make final approval

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 24th - 8:08pm

We now know what Salt Lake City’s new flag may look like.

Dixie State student claims online classes are 'sub par' in lawsuit against Utah System of Higher Education

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted Sep 24th - 7:11pm

A Dixie State University student has sued the Utah System of Higher Education claiming the online classes “are sub-par in practically every aspect.”

Salt Lake County mayor clarifies mask mandate as new case counts rise

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Sep 24th - 6:26pm

Salt Lake County Mayor Jenny Wilson issued an update to the county's original face covering mandate to include wearing masks at outdoor events. It comes as a new spike in case counts are emerging.

New jobless claims up over 6% in Utah, report says

Jasen Lee, KSL  |  Updated Sep 24th - 5:58pm

The volume of claims for jobless benefits in the Beehive State rose by nearly 6.3% last week, a new report shows.