Recent Articles by Shara Park
Published: Thursday, July 2, 2015 12:00 am MDT
A pink hot air balloon in the shape of a pig went down in Provo Thursday morning following a midair collision with another balloon.
Published: Friday, March 20, 2015 6:43 pm MDT
A man surrendered Friday after barricading himself in his Pleasant Grove home for hours in a standoff with police.
Published: Monday, December 1, 2014 9:31 pm MST
Monday was a busy day decorating for one of the most anticipated holiday events of the season: the Festival of Trees. Several trees are in honor of a 4-year-old Ethan Van Leuven, who lost his battle with leukem...
Published: Thursday, March 20, 2014 10:01 pm MDT
An avalanche in American Fork Canyon that killed a BYU student and controversy about the delayed response of medical personnel has resulted in changes being implemented for Utah County dispatchers.
Published: Thursday, February 27, 2014 10:01 pm MST
The closest firefighters trained in avalanche rescue were not dispatched to an avalanche Feb. 8 in American Fork Canyon that killed a BYU student who was snowshoeing. Could a 10-minute delay have contributed to...
Published: Wednesday, February 26, 2014 11:55 am MST
A Taylorsville family was able to escape a basement fire at their home Wednesday, thanks to smoke detectors that alerted them of the blaze.
Published: Wednesday, January 8, 2014 5:12 pm MST
Firefighters responded Wednesday to flames and smoke at the USU's Washington County Extension in St. George.
Published: Tuesday, December 31, 2013 11:45 am MST
The great-grandmother of a toddler severely injured in an apparent case of child abuse said the boy will likely be taken off life support Tuesday.
Published: Monday, November 4, 2013 3:26 pm MST
Seth Thomas has a fractured pelvis and knee injury, but he is grateful to be alive. Dozens of people came to his aid when he was buried alive in a 10-feet deep trench on Oct. 29.
Published: Tuesday, October 29, 2013 4:49 pm MDT
A construction worker was buried waist-deep in dirt for about 90 minutes Tuesday before rescuers were able to free him.