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Worker completely buried in Park City industrial accident is taken to hospital

Worker completely buried in Park City industrial accident is taken to hospital

Ashley Fredde, KSL.com  |  Updated Aug. 8 - 10:46 p.m.

An individual was completely buried at a construction site in Park City on Monday but was "conscious, breathing and alert" when dug out and taken to the hospital.
Search and rescue workers were hungry, exhausted when this Utah restaurant stepped in

Search and rescue workers were hungry, exhausted when this Utah restaurant stepped in

Kaitlyn Bancroft, KSL.com  |  Posted Aug. 2 - 8:41 p.m.

The iconic Dairy Keen in Heber City opened their normally closed doors on Sunday to feed search and rescue workers who had been pulling long hours all weekend looking for a missing man.
1 critically injured in rollover on I-80 near Park City

1 critically injured in rollover on I-80 near Park City

Arianne Brown, KSL.com  |  Updated July 29 - 10:38 p.m.

A rollover on I-80 near Park City sent one person to the hospital with critical injuries and closed eastbound traffic Friday evening.
Searchers find body of missing paddleboarder at Rockport State Park

Searchers find body of missing paddleboarder at Rockport State Park

Arianne Brown and Ashley Imlay, KSL.com  |  Updated July 22 - 7:45 a.m.

Searchers late Thursday found the body of a 39-year-old paddleboarder who died after falling into the water at Rockport State Park in Summit County on Thursday.
Man, dog killed in crash that involved car jumping river in Summit County

Man, dog killed in crash that involved car jumping river in Summit County

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted July 20 - 11:21 a.m.

An overturned car with a deceased man and dog inside was discovered Wednesday morning in Summit County. Law enforcers believe the driver failed to navigate a turn in the road and went airborne over a river.
Wanship fire that prompted evacuations Sunday now fully contained

Wanship fire that prompted evacuations Sunday now fully contained

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Updated July 18 - 10:35 a.m.

Evacuated residents near a fire in Summit County were able to return home late Sunday after the blaze grew to 40 acres and storms rolled through the area.
2 dead and 1 critically injured in crash at Soldier Summit

2 dead and 1 critically injured in crash at Soldier Summit

Matt Brooks, KSL.com  |  Posted July 15 - 10:14 p.m.

Two people are dead and one person is in extremely critical condition following a crash involving three vehicles at Soldier Summit in Wasatch County on Friday, the Department of Public Safety says.
Camp host near Utah-Wyoming border accused of groping camper

Camp host near Utah-Wyoming border accused of groping camper

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted July 15 - 4:51 p.m.

A camp host was arrested Thursday and accused of touching a woman inappropriately. The man allegedly told a deputy he thought she would just file a complaint with his boss rather than call authorities.
Utah mom arrested after kids, disabled father found living in 'unacceptable' conditions, police say

Utah mom arrested after kids, disabled father found living in 'unacceptable' conditions, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted July 15 - 1:29 p.m.

A Wanship woman was arrested Thursday after a three-month drug investigation. Deputies said she was living in "unacceptable" conditions with two young children and a disabled father.
Search continues for Heber City man charged with murdering girlfriend

Search continues for Heber City man charged with murdering girlfriend

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted July 15 - 1:05 p.m.

The search continued Friday for a Heber City man police charged with shooting and killing his girlfriend who already had a protective order against him following a domestic violence assault in June.
Heber City man accused of shooting girlfriend is charged with murder

Heber City man accused of shooting girlfriend is charged with murder

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Updated July 14 - 10:13 p.m.

A Heber City man accused of killing his significant other while her children were in the house, and then telling the children to close their eyes as he led them out, has been charged with murder. As of Thursday evening, police were still looking for Michael Grant Asman, 35.
Park City attorney charged with rape

Park City attorney charged with rape

Kaitlyn Bancroft, KSL.com  |  Posted July 13 - 6:55 p.m.

Park City attorney Joseph Edward Wrona has been charged with raping a woman in March.
Police identify cyclist killed after swerving into traffic in Summit County

Police identify cyclist killed after swerving into traffic in Summit County

Arianne Brown, KSL.com  |  Updated July 8 - 9:58 p.m.

A bicyclist is dead after swerving into traffic and getting hit by a truck in Summit County on Thursday.
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.
Man drowns trying to rescue relative at Deer Creek Sunday

Man drowns trying to rescue relative at Deer Creek Sunday

Arianne Brown, KSL.com  |  Posted June 22 - 6:02 p.m.

An 18-year-old man is dead after drowning while trying to save a family member at Deer Creek State Park on Sunday, officials said.
Most expensive homes in Utah: Inside Utah's luxury housing market

Most expensive homes in Utah: Inside Utah's luxury housing market

Katie McKellar, Deseret News  |  Posted June 20 - 7:16 a.m.

A home in the ski destination community of Park City recently broke the record for the most expensive house sale in Utah, but another could shatter that record by nearly $10 million.
Rockstar Energy founder just bought the most expensive house in Utah

Rockstar Energy founder just bought the most expensive house in Utah

Jenny Rollins for KSL.com  |  Posted June 11 - 10:25 a.m.

Russell Weiner, billionaire and founder of Rockstar Energy, just bought a Park City mansion for $39.6M — breaking the record for the most expensive home sale in the state
'An incredible resource': How a new website may influence Wasatch Mountain planning

'An incredible resource': How a new website may influence Wasatch Mountain planning

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted June 7 - 6:21 a.m.

A new online dashboard offers all sorts of practical environmental information needed in planning out the region.
Another county in Utah is at elevated risk for COVID; CDC says caution needed

Another county in Utah is at elevated risk for COVID; CDC says caution needed

Lisa Riley Roche, Deseret News  |  Posted June 3 - 8:02 p.m.

Another county in Utah is now at a medium risk level for COVID-19, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Man killed in Heber City ATV crash

Man killed in Heber City ATV crash

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted May 31 - 11:44 a.m.

A 22-year-old man was killed in an ATV crash in Heber City on Monday night, according to police.
First responders explain importance of water safety ahead of Memorial Day weekend in Utah

First responders explain importance of water safety ahead of Memorial Day weekend in Utah

Emily Ashcraft, KSL.com  |  Updated May 28 - 7:17 a.m.

Intermountain Healthcare trauma leaders and first responders spoke met Thursday to explain how crucial it is for people to wear life jackets while they're in the water.
Man named in 1976 murder in Summit County now linked to 1974 murder in Salt Lake City

Man named in 1976 murder in Summit County now linked to 1974 murder in Salt Lake City

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Updated May 26 - 5:15 p.m.

Salt Lake City police announced Thursday they believe they have solved a nearly five-decade-old homicide and are now looking into allegations of a second victim.
'I will never have peace': Woman shot by ex-boyfriend pleads against parole

'I will never have peace': Woman shot by ex-boyfriend pleads against parole

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted May 24 - 11:46 a.m.

A Provo man who was once facing a potential death sentence for killing a man in Heber City and shooting his ex-girlfriend in the face 27 years ago, is now seeking parole.
'When stunt doubles marry': How one Ogden couple set themselves on fire in holy matrimony

'When stunt doubles marry': How one Ogden couple set themselves on fire in holy matrimony

Arianne Brown, KSL.com  |  Posted May 22 - 8:22 p.m.

Two stunt doubles from Ogden recently wed with flames on their backs. A video of the wedding has gone viral, showing millions what happens when stunt doubles marry.
Brush fire near Heber burns grows to 85 acres

Brush fire near Heber burns grows to 85 acres

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Updated May 22 - 7:53 p.m.

A brush fire off U.S. Highway 40 north of Heber burned an estimated 85 acres on Sunday, according to fire officials.
Police make another 100+ pound marijuana bust

Police make another 100+ pound marijuana bust

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted May 19 - 10:47 a.m.

The Summit County Sheriff's Office is the latest law enforcement agency to make a bust involving 100 pounds of marijuana or more.
Why this one county in Utah is now up to medium risk for COVID-19

Why this one county in Utah is now up to medium risk for COVID-19

Lisa Riley Roche, Deseret News  |  Updated May 18 - 6:26 p.m.

Utah is no longer solidly green on the nation's COVID-19 map with only low community levels of the virus now that Summit County's case counts and hospitalizations are up.
Vendor pulls out of Rockport State Park over 'long-term issues with park management'

Vendor pulls out of Rockport State Park over 'long-term issues with park management'

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted May 2 - 7:11 p.m.

The concessions management company for a park in Summit County says it has severed its ties with the Utah Division of State Parks, citing "ongoing long-term issues with park management."
Park City residents speak out after resort proposes parking fee, new lift

Park City residents speak out after resort proposes parking fee, new lift

Ashley Imlay, KSL.com  |  Updated April 26 - 10:12 a.m.

Several Park City residents showed up Monday to speak against a parking fee and new ski lift for Park City Mountain Resort.
Summit County semitruck rollover involving hazardous materials disrupts I-80 traffic

Summit County semitruck rollover involving hazardous materials disrupts I-80 traffic

Arianne Brown, KSL.com  |  Updated April 20 - 6:43 a.m.

The shelter-in-place order for residents living near Tollgate Canyon in Summit County was lifted Tuesday night; eastbound lanes of I-80 reopened while one westbound lane remained closed after a semitruck containing hazardous materials rolled over.
Utah deputies find man who disappeared as teen in California

Utah deputies find man who disappeared as teen in California

Lindsay Whitehurst, Associated Press  |  Updated April 15 - 8:32 p.m.

A 19-year-old who disappeared from his family's home in California nearly three years ago has been found in Utah, bringing astonishment and relief to his parents who feared they would never see him again.
Boaters may be surprised by drought-caused shoreline on Jordanelle Reservoir

Boaters may be surprised by drought-caused shoreline on Jordanelle Reservoir

Alex Cabrero, KSL-TV  |  Posted April 7 - 12:39 p.m.

The ring of dirt around Jordanelle continues to grow. Right now, the reservoir is about half full, or half empty, depending on how you view things.
Construction worker critically injured in fall at Park City worksite

Construction worker critically injured in fall at Park City worksite

Ashley Imlay, KSL.com  |  Posted April 6 - 2:04 p.m.

A construction worker was critically injured after falling 15 feet in Park City on Wednesday, firefighters said.
21-year-old dies from injures sustained in fall at Park City Mountain Resort

21-year-old dies from injures sustained in fall at Park City Mountain Resort

Arianne Brown, KSL.com  |  Posted April 4 - 9:06 p.m.

A 21-year-old Park City resident has died from injuries sustained in an accident Friday at Park City Mountain Resort.
Should full-day kindergarten be an option in Utah schools?

Should full-day kindergarten be an option in Utah schools?

Marjorie Cortez, Deseret News  |  Posted March 31 - 6:21 a.m.

There is growing demand for full-day kindergarten programs, which benefit children educationally, socially and nutritionally, but also provide more consistency for working parents.
Woman killed after car hits guardrail in Park City on Sunday evening

Woman killed after car hits guardrail in Park City on Sunday evening

Arianne Brown, KSL.com  |  Posted March 21 - 10:47 p.m.

A woman was killed after her car hit a guardrail in Park City on Sunday evening.
Park City School District charged with failing to report 3 cases of sex abuse

Park City School District charged with failing to report 3 cases of sex abuse

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted March 21 - 4:30 p.m.

The Summit County Attorney's Office filed criminal charges against the Park City School District Monday, saying it failed to report three cases of suspected child sex abuse to police.
Utah man's life takes unexpected detour after boating accident

Utah man's life takes unexpected detour after boating accident

Debbie Worthen, KSL-TV  |  Posted March 21 - 7:42 a.m.

When Braxton Jones went boating at Deer Creek Reservoir last July, he had no idea it would be a day that would change his life forever.
Idaho man being chased broke into Utah home, hid in closet, police say

Idaho man being chased broke into Utah home, hid in closet, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted March 18 - 1:00 p.m.

An Idaho man was arrested early Friday after police say he led Summit County sheriff's deputies on a chase before breaking into a home in the Jeremy Ranch area and hiding in a closet.
Park City man accused of scheme to sell N95 masks charged with new COVID-related crimes

Park City man accused of scheme to sell N95 masks charged with new COVID-related crimes

Jacob Scholl, KSL.com  |  Posted March 16 - 6:32 p.m.

A Park City man who was charged with wire fraud in 2020 over a scheme to sell N95 masks is now accused of lying on CARES Act loan applications and buying a car with the proceeds.
Nevada student linked to Park City overdose deaths sent fentanyl pills to Utah, charges say

Nevada student linked to Park City overdose deaths sent fentanyl pills to Utah, charges say

Jacob Scholl, KSL.com  |  Posted March 10 - 8:02 p.m.

A UNLV student linked to the deaths of two 13-year-olds in Park City in 2016 now faces federal charges accusing him of sending fentanyl pills to Utah from Nevada.
Slide that buried snowmobiler 'red flag' for upcoming Utah avalanche conditions

Slide that buried snowmobiler 'red flag' for upcoming Utah avalanche conditions

Lauren Steinbrecher, KSL-TV  |  Posted March 9 - 5:28 p.m.

The Utah Avalanche Center is explaining how a slide that swept up a snowmobiler and his sled is a warning sign of what's to come this spring.
Utah police remove prickly intruder from Park City home

Utah police remove prickly intruder from Park City home

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted March 3 - 11:46 a.m.

A Jeremy Ranch resident found himself face to face with a different kind of uninvited guest on Thursday.
Surgeon hopes to create Utah garden featuring Book of Mormon, patriotic sculptures

Surgeon hopes to create Utah garden featuring Book of Mormon, patriotic sculptures

Emily Ashcraft, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 20 - 11:25 a.m.

A Utah surgeon says work is progressing on a dream he has to create a large sculpture garden featuring depictions from American history and the Book of Mormon.
Park City school board responds to swastika, racial slur found in Jewish teacher's classroom

Park City school board responds to swastika, racial slur found in Jewish teacher's classroom

Marjorie Cortez, Deseret News  |  Posted Feb. 17 - 7:05 p.m.

The Park City Board of Education offered its assurances that "educating against hatred will always be a priority in Park City schools."
Some speak out against insubordination accusations in North Summit Fire District

Some speak out against insubordination accusations in North Summit Fire District

Arianne Brown, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 12 - 4:12 p.m.

Some former and current North Summit Fire District volunteers and community members are speaking out after the district was suspended following a fatal incident in the county.
Graffiti of swastika, N-word found under desk in Jewish teacher's Park City classroom

Graffiti of swastika, N-word found under desk in Jewish teacher's Park City classroom

Marjorie Cortez, Deseret News  |  Posted Feb. 11 - 8:02 p.m.

There have been "multiple incidents" of hate speech in recent weeks at Park City High School, according to a letter to the school community by PCHS Principal Roger Arbabi.
Park City fire taking over North Summit fire operations for 60 days

Park City fire taking over North Summit fire operations for 60 days

Arianne Brown, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 7 - 9:38 p.m.

The Administrative Control Board of the North Summit Fire District voted unanimously Friday night to officially hand over operations of North Summit Fire District to Park City Fire District for the next 60 days.
Utah fire district service suspended amid accusations of firefighter insubordination

Utah fire district service suspended amid accusations of firefighter insubordination

Matt Rascon, KSL-TV  |  Posted Feb. 7 - 6:18 a.m.

Summit County has suspended fire service from the North Summit Fire District after officials claim insubordination and dereliction of duty from the district's firefighters.
Bill would end gas chamber animal euthanasia in Utah, one of the last states that still uses it

Bill would end gas chamber animal euthanasia in Utah, one of the last states that still uses it

Ashley Imlay, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 26 - 8:36 p.m.

A Utah bill could end gas chamber animal euthanasia, a practice considered inhumane but still in use at some shelters in the state.
Utah man accused of crashing while fleeing police, killing passenger, is charged with murder

Utah man accused of crashing while fleeing police, killing passenger, is charged with murder

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec. 29 - 4:43 p.m.

A Salt Lake man who police say was fleeing from officers when he went off the road and rolled the stolen car he was driving, killing his passenger, was charged Wednesday with murder.
Looking to avoid cabin fever? Here are 9 ice fishing events to check out this winter

Looking to avoid cabin fever? Here are 9 ice fishing events to check out this winter

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec. 20 - 7:15 p.m.

Winter's return the past few weeks isn't only beneficial for those recreating in Utah's mountains; it means ice fishing is back, too.
Summit County Council ratifies firing of North Summit fire chief

Summit County Council ratifies firing of North Summit fire chief

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Updated Nov. 22 - 6:47 p.m.

Without discussing a reason for his firing, the Summit County Council on Monday unanimously approved a recommendation to terminate the contract of North Summit Fire District Chief Ian Nelson.
New study reveals which Utah cities, counties saw biggest housing price increases

New study reveals which Utah cities, counties saw biggest housing price increases

Katie McKellar, Deseret News  |  Posted Oct. 15 - 6:12 a.m.

Any guesses for which Utah areas saw the biggest price jumps in home sales over the past year? If you guessed Summit County, you're on the money.
As home prices soar in Utah, you'll need almost 3 times minimum wage to afford rent

As home prices soar in Utah, you'll need almost 3 times minimum wage to afford rent

Katie McKellar, Deseret News  |  Updated July 15 - 2:21 p.m.

June marked another staggering month for home price increases, showing a 30% year-over-year rise to the median price of homes sold across the state.
Lacrosse match between Highland, Wasatch under investigation after alleged use of racial slur

Lacrosse match between Highland, Wasatch under investigation after alleged use of racial slur

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted May 11 - 3:31 p.m.

A high school boys' lacrosse match between rival schools in Salt Lake City and Wasatch County is the subject of an investigation after an alleged use of a racial slur by at least one of the players.