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Man arrested after heated argument during southern Utah city council meeting

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 20th - 10:24am

A man was arrested after two men fought to have the last word during a recent Kanab City Council meeting, jail records show.

Authorities identify 13-year-old killed in southern Utah UTV crash

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 18th - 3:17pm

Authorities have identified a 13-year-old boy who died Wednesday during a UTV accident in Sand Hollow State Park.

Utahn charged with stabbing ex's new fiance had made previous threats, police say

Pat Reavy  |  Posted Jul 17th - 3:33pm

A court hearing for a southern Utah man accused of stabbing his ex-wife's new fiance multiple times was continued again on Tuesday,

BLM headquarters to relocate to Colorado, not Utah

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL  |  Posted Jul 16th - 7:40pm

Utah will gain 44 BLM staffers in a realignment that will move the agency's headquarters from Washington to Grand Junction, Colorado.

Appeals court agrees a Utah county violated Navajo voting rights through gerrymandering

Lindsay Whitehurst, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 16th - 7:33pm

An appeals court has upheld a ruling that found voting districts in a Utah county were racially gerrymandered and violated the rights of Navajo voters

'Black Desert' coming: Santa Clara sets stage for massive 600-acre redevelopment plan

Ryann Richardson, St. George News  |  Posted Jul 16th - 8:39am

Big changes may be on the horizon for Ivins and Santa Clara.

Washington County man faces DUI charges after police say he crashed into parked bus

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 15th - 11:17am

A man has been charged with DUI after he allegedly hit a parked public transit bus in St. George on Saturday, according to police.

Utah man dies in Moab skydiving accident

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Jul 14th - 9:12pm

A Moab man died Sunday afternoon in a skydiving accident, officials said.

Moab 1st Utah city to report West Nile virus in mosquitoes this year

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Jul 12th - 11:29am

Officials found mosquitoes that carry West Nile virus in Moab.

Scouts group rescued in Emery County after 'ill-fated' Green River trip in homemade canoes

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 11th - 11:00am

Two Boy Scout troops were rescued unharmed Wednesday after an “ill-fated” river trip in homemade canoes.

Utah psychiatric youth center will close after riot, abuse allegations

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 10th - 8:05pm

St. George's embattled Red Rock Canyon School will finally close its doors after a violent riot and allegations of abuse plagued the school for months.

Zion National Park confirms 1,000th California condor chick through Condor Recovery Program

KSL.com Staff  |  Posted Jul 10th - 7:31pm

The Condor Recovery Program just confirmed its 1,000th California condor chick, a member of an extremely endangered species which has slowly been reintroduced to the American West over the past four decades.

Crews gaining ground on Utah's largest fire; Saratoga Springs blaze deemed 'suspicious'

KSL.com Staff  |  Posted Jul 9th - 11:45am

Fire officials continue to battle several active wildfires across the state of Utah.

1 year after the Dollar Ridge wildfire, biologists are optimistic about the future

Gretel Kauffman, KSL and Sam Penrod, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 9th - 6:45am

The Dollar Ridge Fire burned nearly 70,000 acres near Strawberry Reservoir last summer. Scientists say the area is well on its way to recovery.

Mother of fallen firefighter hoping for return of stolen commemorative flag

Jeff Richards, St. George News  |  Posted Jul 8th - 9:02am

The mother of a Cedar City man who died while fighting a wildfire in Arizona six years ago is holding out hope for the return of a recently stolen flag honoring his memory.

Got only 24 hours in St. George? Here's how to spend it

Cara MacDonald, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 7th - 7:11am

St. George is a highlight of Southern Utah. The biggest city south of Provo, it offers a wealth of incredible outdoor recreation opportunities providing a unique way to experience red rock and western desert.

Arches National Park becomes an International Dark-Sky Park

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 5th - 1:46pm

Arches National Park is the latest Utah place to be certified as somewhere you can see a truly dark night sky.

Wildfire updates: Fourth of July sees multiple blazes as Skull Flat Fire burns near Beaver

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 5th - 10:00am

Fire crews have battled dozens of fires in the past few days as hot, dry weather and Fourth of July fireworks have led to several blazes across Utah.

Ex-Cedar City restaurant manager pleads guilty to misconduct with underage employee

Carter Williams  |  Posted Jul 4th - 1:15pm

A former fast-food restaurant manager who was charged with raping a 17-year-old employee twice last year pleaded guilty Tuesday to amended charges in the case, according to court records.

Wildfire updates: Utah firefighters make quick work of dozens of fires

Jordan Ormond, KSL.com and Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 4th - 9:41am

Dozens of wildfires have been sparked in the past four days, but Utah fire officials say they're nearly all contained.