Recent Articles by Shara Park
Published: Friday, January 29, 2016 3:44 pm MST
During a training exercise at the North Tooele Fire District, it’s difficult to tell who's who. Unless you're the chief, and the firefighters also happen to be your sons.
Published: Wednesday, December 16, 2015 5:58 pm MST
Having a child in the hospital can be stressful and, at times, lonely. A Syracuse mother whose daughter spent six months in the neonatal intensive care unit knows those feelings all too well. Now she's using he...
Published: Tuesday, December 15, 2015 2:30 pm MST
In a nondescript building in Salt Lake City, just off the TRAX line on 900 South, women at risk for incarceration are finding a second chance thanks to a nonprofit organization called Journey of Hope.
Published: Friday, October 16, 2015 1:50 pm MDT
A man is recovering in the hospital after being shot several times in a drive-by shooting. Police are looking for the gunman and his vehicle.
Published: Thursday, August 27, 2015 3:17 pm MDT
Friends, family and strangers step up to the plate to make dreams come true for a former Tooele High School baseball player who three weeks ago received a terminal diagnosis for his rare form of bone cancer.
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...