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‘Intoxicated’ Utah man punched boy, shot at father, Unified police say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Oct 14th - 1:02pm

Police say a man who allegedly punched a 6-year-old boy and then fired several shots at the boy and his father was “heavily intoxicated.”

Driver injured after semitruck rolls off southbound I-15 in North Salt Lake

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Oct 14th - 12:17pm

A truck driver was injured after his semitruck rolled off southbound I-15 in North Salt Lake just before noon Monday.

59 people treated for carbon monoxide poisoning after Provo meetinghouse leak

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted Oct 14th - 11:55am

Fifty-nine people were treated for carbon monoxide poisoning after a leak at a Provo Latter-day Saint meetinghouse, officials said Monday.

UTA employee charged in FBI child exploitation sting

Carter Williams,  |  Posted Oct 14th - 11:17am

A Utah Transit Authority employee was charged Friday after authorities say he tried to entice what he thought was a 12-year-old girl online for sex, according to charging documents.

Utah death-row inmate's appeal remains ongoing

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 14th - 10:30am

The appeal hearings for a Utah death-row inmate are lasting longer than anticipated.

Hogle Zoo's oldest snow leopard, Nema, dies at 21

Jacob Klopfenstein  |  Posted Oct 14th - 10:00am

Nema, the 21-year-old snow leopard at Utah’s Hogle Zoo, has died, zoo personnel said Sunday.

Police: Grandmother critically injured after being stabbed by grandson multiple times

Jacob Klopfenstein, and Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Oct 14th - 8:22am

A woman was taken to a hospital in critical condition after being stabbed multiple times by her grandson early Monday morning, according to police.

ICYMI: 10 stories from the weekend

Sean Walker, and Jen Riess,  |  Posted Oct 14th - 7:41am

Here are 10 stories you may have missed this weekend. As always, click on the headline to read the full story.

Expert says flu shot is as effective, important as wearing a seat belt

Wendy Leonard, KSL  |  Posted Oct 13th - 9:28pm

Influenza season began last week in Utah, and four people have already been hospitalized with the serious illness.

Police: Utah man assaulted child, shot at a dad in neighborhood confrontation

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Oct 13th - 8:51pm

Police arrested a man Sunday who they said assaulted a child riding a bike and shot at a child’s father, and then barricaded . himself inside his home.

Siblings continue family tradition with 3rd-generation mariachi group

Kim Bojorquez, KSL  |  Posted Oct 13th - 7:36pm

Despite growing up in a small U.S. town, brother and sister Sam Castillo and Karlysue Castillo Pereyra have never felt too far removed from their Mexican heritage.

Utah’s national parks report mixed season for visitors

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL  |  Posted Oct 13th - 5:47pm

Zion numbers up, other parks slightly down.

West Valley police locate previously missing teenager with autism

Jen Riess, and Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted Oct 13th - 5:02pm

Police have located a 16-year-old boy with autism who had been missing since Friday.

Latter-day Saint meetinghouse evacuated due to carbon monoxide leaked from boiler, officials say

Jen Riess,  |  Posted Oct 13th - 4:22pm

A Latter-day Saint ward meetinghouse was evacuated late Sunday morning due to carbon monoxide escaping from a boiler, according to Provo Fire and Rescue.

Utah Kurdish community rallies against decision to withdraw U.S. troops from Syria

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Oct 13th - 4:19pm

In his 50 years of life, Kamal Bewar has never seen his people experience peace.

More records fall after chilly Utah weekend

Graham Dudley,  |  Posted Oct 13th - 1:41pm

Bullfrog Basin, the Deer Creek Dam, Loa, New Harmony, Panguitch and the Pineview Dam experienced record low temperatures on Sunday.

'Friends' of Mitt Romney create site selling merch, encouraging Utah senator to run against Trump

Graham Dudley,  |  Posted Oct 13th - 10:43am

Mitt Romney said there is "no circumstance I can conceive of that would have me running for national office again.” Some Republicans are still trying to change his mind.

Salt Lake officer charged with having illegal relationship with parolee

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Oct 13th - 8:33am

A Salt Lake police officer is facing a criminal charge after prosecutors say he had an illegal sexual relationship with a woman on parole.

Former Utah teacher charged with illegal sex with teen

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Oct 13th - 7:55am

A junior high school band teacher from the Granite School District accused of engaging in sexual relations with a 15-year-old boy now faces 16 felonies.