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Regents give Snow College OK to pursue student housing in Richfield

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted Jul 21st - 10:03pm

The Utah State Board of Regents on Friday authorized Snow College to participate in a public-private partnership to develop 100 units of student housing on its Richfield campus.

Utah wildfire updates: 9 fires continue burning across the state

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 21st - 9:00pm

Nine active wildfires continued burning across the state Saturday, according to Utah wildfire officials.

Search for missing man in Uinta Mountains continues

Alex Cabrero, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 21st - 7:58pm

Community members on Saturday searched for Ray Humpherys, 66, who did not return to his campsite in the Uinta Mountains on Wednesday evening.

DUP to host Pioneer Day celebration in American Fork

KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 21st - 7:27pm

The Daughters of Utah Pioneers will host a Pioneer Day celebration on July 24, from 1-5 p.m., at Robinson Park, 100 E Main, in American Fork.

Scam calls hit Rocky Mountain Power customers

Sean Moody, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 21st - 4:42pm

Rocky Mountain Power is warning business customers to be on the lookout for scammers.

US may pick Western headquarters for land agency in 8 months

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 21st - 2:47pm

The Trump administration says it may pick a new Western headquarters for the nation's largest land management agency in the next six to eight months.

2 critically injured in crash on I-80 in Parley's Canyon

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 21st - 2:05pm

Two men are in critical condition following an early-morning crash in Parley’s Canyon, officials said.

Have You Seen This? Lip sync battle: WJPD vs WJFD

Martha Ostergar, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Jul 21st - 2:04pm

Being a first responder has incredible challenges.

Utah State Hospital is treating more patients, more quickly 6 months after legal settlement

Wendy Leonard, KSL  |  Posted Jul 21st - 1:03pm

The court-ordered quality improvement effort at the Utah State Hospital is resulting in faster treatment for more patients with mental health needs who are awaiting a trial for criminal charges.

What happens when you drop a cellphone from 13,200 feet?

Alex Cabrero, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 21st - 12:15pm

After jumping out of the airplane and only a few seconds into his freefall, Patrick Wiggins rolled onto his back and saw something slip out of his shorts pocket.

How to save on food during your family vacation

Sloan Schrage, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 21st - 10:57am

You shouldn’t skimp on experience during summer vacation but you shouldn’t go broke either. And one area that can add up fast is food.

Rockfalls also close Hidden Canyon Trail in Zion National Park

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 21st - 10:14am

Rockfalls have closed another trail in Zion National Park as powerful thunderstorms have caused damage and closures in the area over the past few weeks.

How to protect yourself from biggest scams hitting Utahns this summer

Sloan Schrage, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 21st - 8:12am

One of the big scams the Better Business Bureau is seeing this summer is the debt collection scam.

Raising the bar on K-3 reading takes money and explicit focus, specialists tell lawmakers

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted Jul 21st - 7:33am

After Utah lawmakers earlier this year raised expectations for K-3 literacy, district-level educators told the Education Interim Committee Wednesday that doing so takes money and an explicit focus on reading and writing on the part of administrators.

Ogden police investigating suspicious death of child under age 5

Ashley Imlay, KSL and Andrew Adams, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 20th - 10:22pm

The body of a child under the age of 5 was found by police in an apartment complex in Ogden on Friday. Investigators are calling the death suspicious.

Park City police warn of 'controlled substances' received in community

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 20th - 10:22pm

Park City police warned the community Friday about "controlled substances" that have infiltrated the city in connection with at least one of the teens involved in the 2016 "pink" overdose of two 13-year-old boys.

Utah wildfire updates: More than 20 structures in Sanpete County pre-evacuation area

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 20th - 8:51pm

Possible thunderstorms are forecasted Friday and over the weekend for many of the areas where fires are burning in the state, which poses potential help and threats for those fighting the wildfires.

Quiz: Can you spot the fake news stories?

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 20th - 8:04pm

Make sure you’re ready to keep up with the information overload by taking KSL.com’s weekly Fake News Quiz.

Police release video of pawn shop clerk fatally shooting robber

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Jul 20th - 7:00pm

Newly released video captures the deadly confrontation in May between a quick-acting Bountiful pawn shop clerk and two robbers that lasted less than a minute.