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Troopers identify 2 killed in Juab County crash

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Apr 18th - 7:39am

Troopers have identified two people who were killed in a crash on state Route 132 after trying to pass a semitruck on the highway Wednesday morning.

Pamela's Place: New supportive housing named for homeless Utahns' best friend

Emily Ashcraft, KSL  |  Posted Apr 18th - 7:18am

Pamela Atkinson is an advocate involved in multiple programs to help the homeless. She calls many of the homeless in Salt Lake City her friends. Ground was broken for a development of permanent supportive housing named after Atkinson.

Pedestrian hit and killed by FrontRunner train in Orem

Linda Williams,  |  Posted Apr 18th - 6:23am

A man trying to cross the tracks was hit and killed by a FrontRunner train at the Orem Central Station Thursday morning, officials said.

Man hit, killed by car in Layton

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Apr 17th - 11:10pm

A man was killed Wednesday night when he was hit by a car in Layton, police said.

‘I can’t let him take them': 18-year-old thwarts carjacking with siblings in back seat

Dan Rascon, KSL TV  |  Posted Apr 17th - 9:40pm

An 18-year-old woman fought off a would-be carjacker to save her younger brother and two sisters.

Troopers: Driver blinded by sun hits, kills pedestrian in rural Utah

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Apr 17th - 9:21pm

A woman died Wednesday when she was hit by a truck while walking in a crosswalk with her husband, troopers said.

Rep. Chris Stewart to see more of Mueller report than public, most members of Congress

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Apr 17th - 9:09pm

Rep. Chris Stewart will be among members of Congress who receive a less-redacted version of special counsel Robert Mueller's report due to be released Thursday.

Red Butte Gardens 2019 concert series includes Bela Fleck, John Prine, Seal

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted Apr 17th - 8:07pm

Red Butte Gardens has announced a massive lineup of artists and 31 concert dates for its 2019 outdoor concert series.

Pollution and national parks — why it's an issue

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL  |  Posted Apr 17th - 7:34pm

Utah state regulators are revising a pollution control plan dealing with visibility issues at national parks and other scenic vistas. Critics said Wednesday that the plan does not go far enough.

Violent gang members getting younger, Utah experts say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Apr 17th - 7:00pm

"We are seeing juvenile victims and juvenile trigger-pullers, and that’s fairly new within the last few years."

Police: West Jordan man found dead after being reported missing

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted Apr 17th - 6:45pm

A man who had been missing since April 10 was found dead, police confirmed Wednesday.

Warren, in Utah, pledges changes in national-monument policy

Lindsay Whitehurst, Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 17th - 6:27pm

Backed by dramatic mountain peaks, Elizabeth Warren stopped in Utah on Wednesday to discuss her public-lands plan, including a promise to restore broader protections for two of the state's high-profile national monuments if elected president. It's a move that would not endear her to the state's GOP establishment but could appeal to voters across the West angered by President Donald Trump's decision to shrink the monuments.

What Sen. Mike Lee had to say about Trump veto of ending U.S. aid to Saudi-led war in Yemen

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Apr 17th - 5:45pm

One of the biggest opponents to sending U.S. military aid to Saudi Arabia's civil war in Yemen took issue with President Donald Trump's veto of a bill that would end American involvement in the ongoing conflict.

Amazon’s Utah fulfillment center is fully operational — with more than 1,500 employees

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Apr 17th - 5:13pm

Utah’s new and only Amazon fulfillment center came online in August. Now, it’s fully operational with more than 1,500 employees and thousands of robots working around the clock.

Remains found in American Fork Canyon identified as missing Utah woman

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Apr 17th - 4:06pm

Remains found in American Fork Canyon belong to a woman missing for more than a year, sheriff's officials announced Wednesday.

Utah middle school student found with gun at school

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Apr 17th - 3:30pm

A middle school student in Lehi is under investigation for allegedly taking a gun to school on Wednesday.

Body of West Valley man found in road, police looking for clues

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Apr 17th - 3:00pm

West Valley police are looking for anyone who might know what happened to a man found dead on a residential street.

1 injured in Lehi crash that shut down northbound I-15

Carter Williams, and Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted Apr 17th - 2:16pm

All northbound I-15 lanes are now reopened after a crash shut down four lanes of the freeway near 1200 North in Lehi for nearly an hour Wednesday afternoon.

Illinois man who set off pipe bomb at Salt Lake Library wants court to toss conviction

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Apr 17th - 1:15pm

An Illinois man who set off a pipe bomb at the Salt Lake City Library more than a decade ago wants a federal judge to throw out his conviction and give him a new prison sentence.

Utah struggling to cover the costs of growing demand for urgent mental health services

Wendy Leonard, KSL  |  Posted Apr 17th - 12:16pm

The need for urgent mental and behavioral health services is growing quickly throughout Utah, putting unexpected demand on the organizations and facilities that provide around-the-clock care for Utahns in need.