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Man arrested in 6-car crash in downtown Salt Lake

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Feb 28th - 2:11pm

Police believe a driver was impaired when he allegedly caused a multi-car accident on West Temple in downtown Salt Lake City Thursday afternoon.

Coronavirus casts uncertainty on tax cut, Utah Gov. Gary Herbert says

Katie McKellar and Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL  |  Posted Feb 28th - 1:46pm

Warning of coronavirus’ potential to dampen the economy, Gov. Gary Herbert on Thursday threw water on the chances Utahns might see some type of tax cut this year.

Sen. Mitt Romney’s 3 greatest fears for the US are debt, China and climate change

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 28th - 1:18pm

In Sen. Mitt Romney’s opinion, America faces three major challenges that the country’s just not dealing with.

Man arrested with rifle and drugs was recruiting boy for gang, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Feb 28th - 12:48pm

A man who police say had drugs, an assault rifle and teenagers in his car was arrested for allegedly trying to recruit people into his gang.

SLC mayor's office investigating after sprinklers turned on near homeless camp at The Leonardo

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 28th - 12:09pm

Mendenhall’s office is investigating an incident where sprinklers were turned on near The Leonardo, possibly close to a homeless encampment.

What’s the plan for Utah schools, colleges in case of a coronavirus outbreak?

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted Feb 28th - 11:56am

Colleges and K-12 schools in Utah are monitoring local health reports and reviewing coronavirus response plans.

Utah House committee to review 2 abortion-related measures Friday

KSL.com Staff  |  Posted Feb 28th - 9:30am

With less than two weeks left in the 2020 legislative session, members of the House Judiciary Committee will be looking at two abortion-related bills on Friday morning.

Sanders ahead in Utah Super Tuesday poll; Bloomberg, Buttigieg, Warren trailing

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 28th - 8:58am

A new Utah Democratic presidential primary poll puts Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders in the lead in the Beehive State.

Remains in crashed car identified as Colorado couple missing since October

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Feb 28th - 8:51am

Investigators have determined that the remains of two people found by a state worker in a wrecked vehicle are those of a Colorado couple reported missing in October.

Helicopter team practices as calls for rescue rise 62% in 5 years

Alex Cabrero, KSL TV  |  Posted Feb 28th - 8:22am

No matter where you live in Utah, chances are the Department of Public Safety helicopter has buzzed nearby, heading out to another rescue. The team is busier than ever.

Utah woman nearly lost $20,000 in elaborate scam

Dan Rascon, KSL TV  |  Posted Feb 28th - 8:03am

A West Jordan woman fell for a $20,000 scam that even police say was incredibly sophisticated, and she wants others to know what to watch for.

Utahn charged with hate crimes in attacks on black man, gay man

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Feb 28th - 7:44am

A Utah man is facing hate crime charges after prosecutors say he separately attacked two passersby with pepper spray near a public library in Salt Lake City, using a racial slur against an African American man and a homophobic slur against a gay man.

Geneva Rock expansion hit with negative recommendation from planning commission

Kyle Dunphey, KSL  |  Posted Feb 28th - 7:19am

During a planning commission meeting that lasted late into Thursday night, hundreds of Draper residents packed city hall to voice their opposition.

3 arrested in separate child porn investigations in Utah

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Feb 28th - 6:43am

The fight against child pornography continues in Utah.

Coronavirus in Utah: Governor says state is prepared and actively monitoring illness

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL  |  Posted Feb 28th - 6:11am

Former Utah governor and former U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Mike Leavitt told Fox News on Thursday, “This is a time to inform, not to inflame.

Charges filed in 2017 Salt Lake home invasion robbery

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Feb 28th - 4:39am

The Salt Lake County District Attorney’s Office has filed charges against a man who investigators believe participated in a violent home invasion robbery in 2017.

How Parents Can Prepare Your Home, Children Against Coronavirus

Aley Davis, KSL TV  |  Posted Feb 27th - 9:35pm

Businesses and churches are taking measures to protect the community, but you might be wondering what steps you can take in your home to also prepare.

Better Boundaries, Legislature present compromise on redistricting

Sahalie Donaldson, KSL  |  Posted Feb 27th - 9:09pm

Lawmakers and Better Boundaries organizers laid out a deal on the citizen initiative proposing the creation of an independent redistricting commission.

'Dracula' will kick off Ballet West 2020-21 season in October

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb 27th - 8:25pm

“Our dancers are great athletes, artists, and storytellers, and the 20/21 season will highlight and underline their talents,” said Adam Sklute, Ballet West artistic director.