Recent Articles by Keith McCord
Published: Wednesday, June 18, 2014 5:54 pm MDT
Screeching tires, a loud thud and a mannequin's body flying through the air can be unnerving. For dozens of police officers along the Wasatch Front, it was part of a class to help them in their investigations i...
Published: Friday, June 13, 2014 6:47 pm MDT
Nine children and their families, with the help of the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Utah, got a chance to experience what it’s like to be a pilot for a day.
Published: Thursday, June 12, 2014 6:09 pm MDT
A 3.3-magnitude earthquake startled residents along the Wasatch Front Wednesday night. There have since been about five aftershocks, and they all have been very small — four below magnitude 1, and one reg...
Published: Thursday, June 12, 2014 2:35 pm MDT
Cliff or "mud" swallows have decided to build a new colony at the Utah Cultural Celebration Center in West Valley City — and they're making quite a mess.
Published: Thursday, May 22, 2014 2:57 pm MDT
Pilots are signing up to train in an unusual simulator at South Valley Regional Airport. A special chamber simulates high-altitude conditions that can cause serious impairment to pilots due to reduced oxygen.
Published: Wednesday, May 14, 2014 7:00 pm MDT
Several people jumped into action after seeing a terrible crash near Smithfield on Tuesday morning.
Published: Thursday, May 1, 2014 6:33 pm MDT
Friends and family gathered Thursday to honor Draper Police Sgt. Derek Johnson and Utah County Sheriff's Sgt. Cory Wride, who both recently were killed in the line of duty. The officers' names were added to the...
Published: Wednesday, April 30, 2014 4:45 pm MDT
Bruce Field was once the focal point of family activities. But with no public funding, the weeds grew as fast as the graffiti. Heavy equipment was brought in Wednesday to begin the demolition of the dilapidated...
Published: Friday, April 25, 2014 6:31 pm MDT
An auction of rare Mormon gold coins made in 1849 was completed Thursday and the sale amounts were eye-popping.
Published: Friday, April 18, 2014 5:54 pm MDT
Thousands and thousands of people are expected to come to Salt Lake City to attend several events this weekend, and that means drivers should prepare for some temporary road closures and detours.