Recent Articles by Sam Penrod
Published: Wednesday, March 18, 2015 8:38 pm MDT
A routine call by Orem police to the home of a single mother turned into an opportunity to help a family in need.
Published: Wednesday, February 25, 2015 7:03 pm MST
A convenience store being robbed at gunpoint isn't anything unusual these days, but for people in one small town in Central Utah, it's a big deal because no one can remember it happening before.
Published: Wednesday, February 25, 2015 12:52 pm MST
They are called to keep order in the most volatile of situations: the police SWAT team. Making the team is difficult for any officer, but Nisha Henderson said it was a goal she worked toward for years. In the p...
Published: Wednesday, February 11, 2015 6:57 pm MST
A man accused in the fatal shooting of a couple in Mt. Pleasant three years ago faced a Utah judge for the first time Wednesday.
Published: Wednesday, February 11, 2015 12:33 pm MST
It was an accident most people never thought Wade Roundy would survive. But 2 ½ years later, the Mt. Pleasant man who did live through a gyrocopter accident is finally sharing his ordeal and his gratitude ...
Published: Friday, January 30, 2015 6:37 pm MST
Hundreds of people gathered Friday for special tributes on the one-year anniversary of the shooting death of Utah County Sheriff's Sgt. Cory Wride.
Published: Friday, January 2, 2015 4:39 pm MST
A year after strangers became friends through a unique kidney donation chain, they met to celebrate their lives and the changes their actions had made.
Published: Monday, December 29, 2014 3:21 pm MST
A St. George family spent the past month working on a service project to benefit patients at Dixie Regional Medical Center. It was in memory of Dr. Brad Brian, who was killed in a plane crash earlier this year.
Published: Wednesday, December 24, 2014 11:22 am MST
Fountain Green held its first light parade, especially for little Addie Fausett, a 6-year-old girl with a terminal brain disease.
Published: Monday, December 22, 2014 8:38 pm MST
The last couple of months have been extremely difficult for one Salt Lake family. Over the last few days, the community rallied to help the Meguerditchian family who was struck with tragedy when two family memb...