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Utah governor: 'Both sides are guilty' and Trump, Democrats 'ought to dial it back'

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 9:36pm

Gov. Gary Herbert said Wednesday "both sides are guilty" in the controversy over President Donald Trump's comments, condemned by the U.S. House as racist, about a group of progressive minority congresswomen.

Utah woman dies in tree-cutting incident

Gretel Kauffman, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 9:09pm

A 74-year-old woman in Summit County suffered a fatal head injury Tuesday while cutting down dead trees.

Auditor's office was investigating AISU prior to Dougall's appointment as school's director

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 8:14pm

The state auditor's office has begun a probe of the public charter school's financial issues, according to statement released Wednesday.

Teen dies after UTV crash on Sand Mountain

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 17th - 8:02pm

A 13-year-old boy from Colorado died Wednesday after a UTV crash on Sand Mountain, officials said. The cause of the accident is under investigation.

Here’s what will replace Scouts and other teen programs, Latter-day Saint leaders say

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 17th - 7:34pm

Leaders recently announced a new program that will replace not only Scouting, but all programs for teens in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Man convicted in University of Utah killing sent back to Colorado to face additional murder charge

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 6:44pm

A man already sentenced to life in prison in Utah for killing a Utah student has been transferred to Colorado to face charges where his alleged crime spree began.

Charges filed in attack on school resource officer

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 6:07pm

A man accused of attacking a school resource officer with a piece of wood has been charged, more than two months after the alleged incident.

Utah landscaper accused of shooting client fled to California, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 5:23pm

New court documents show that a landscaper accused of shooting a former client in Bluffdale fled to California to hide before turning himself in.

Utahn attacked girlfriend, then told her to pick a child to die, charges say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 4:49pm

Criminal charges were filed Wednesday against a Vernal man accused of assaulting his girlfriend and then driving her and her children into the mountains and asking her to pick a child to die.

Oh my! Bear rummaging incidents in Utah double that of last July

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 4:14pm

People spending time outdoors or living in bear-prone areas are failing to properly secure food, helping to drive a doubling of bear rummaging incidents in Utah.

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,

BYU grad tells U.S. Senate panel he would impartially apply law if confirmed as federal judge

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 3:03pm

David B. Barlow appeared to leave a favorable impression on the few senators who quizzed him Wednesday during his nomination hearing to become a federal judge.

7 semitrucks rolled over in the last 2 days — the latest Wednesday on 3300 South

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 17th - 1:32pm

A semitruck rolled over on 3300 South, forcing partial closure of the road and the I-15 junction ramp. It's the seventh in two days, the Utah Highway Patrol reports.

2nd man charged in fatal Salt Lake convenience store confrontation

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 12:46pm

A second man has been charged in connection with a fatal confrontation outside a Salt Lake City convenience store.

Salt Lake police identify man fatally shot during confrontation with officers

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 12:21pm

Police identified the man shot and killed by a Salt Lake police officer Monday, officials said.

Utah 16-year-old charged as adult in fatal home invasion

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jul 17th - 11:52am

A 16-year-old boy has been certified to stand trial as an adult in connection with a fatal home invasion in Vernal in 2018.

Patrons return to CVS, restaurant after gas leak in Sugar House forces evacuations

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 17th - 11:34am

A natural gas leak in Sugar House forced evacuations at a CVS Pharmacy and KFC and A&W restaurant Wednesday morning, officials said.

Wildfire updates: Giant boulder lands on Springville porch after being dislodged by fire

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jul 17th - 11:30am

A giant boulder landed on a Springville porch after the Round Peak Fire dislodged the rock.

North Salt Lake will replace ‘dummy’ cameras at park where Mackenzie Lueck disappeared

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com and Ashley Moser, KSL TV  |  Posted Jul 17th - 11:20am

The city of North Salt Lake plans to replace “dummy” cameras with real ones at Hatch Park after Mackenzie Lueck disappeared.

Funeral planned for Army sergeant who died in Afghanistan

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 17th - 10:03am

An Army sergeant from Utah who died in Afghanistan will be buried in Ogden this week.