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Bluffdale to hold public meeting for new parks plan

Bluffdale will hold a public meeting to discuss a new master plan for the city’s parks and recreation department. Read more »

Aug. 31, 2015

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New U.S. Attorney for Utah John Huber takes oath of office

Colleagues and friends described new U.S. Attorney for Utah John Huber as anything but complacent as he took the oath office Monday as the 37th U.S. Attorney for Utah in a ceremony at the U.S.... Read more »

Aug. 31, 2015

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New clinic gives hero dog a year of free care

Andrea Howard just opened the doors of her very own veterinarian’s office, but perhaps no one is more excited than one special patient. Read more »

Aug. 31, 2015

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Security guard fires shot inside West Valley driver license office

A confrontation between a security guard and another man inside a state Driver License Division office resulted in a shot from the security guard's gun being fired. Read more »

Aug. 31, 2015

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Admission Safe House will serve those with immediate mental health needs

The Utah State Developmental Center has broken ground on a new building, the Admission Safe House, which will serve and support people with intellectual disabilities who have immediate, complex or... Read more »

Aug. 31, 2015

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Closed portion of trail in Dinosaur reopens after rock slide

A section of Jones Hole Creek in Dinosaur National Monument that remained closed after a 2013 rock slide has reopened to the public. Visitors can again access the entire length of the creek... Read more »

Aug. 31, 2015

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Salt Lake School District Superintendent McKell Withers announces retirement

Salt Lake City School District Superintendent McKell Withers announced late last week his plan to retire at the end of the 2015-16 school year after holding the position for 13 years. Read more »

Aug. 31, 2015

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Fire causes $100,000 in damage to machinery in Ogden

A structure fire in Ogden early Monday caused an estimated $100,000 in damage. Read more »

Aug. 31, 2015

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Pelican Beach trailhead closed for construction

Crews have begun performing work on the Pelican Beach trailhead on the east side of Pineview Reservoir. The trailhead will be closed. Read more »

Aug. 31, 2015

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Midway man takes plea deal in commercial terrorism case

A Wasatch County man who was once a candidate for Congress and an aide to the former governor of Missouri has pleaded no contest to two misdemeanors in a case filed under Utah's commercial... Read more »

Aug. 31, 2015

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Students see 'great growth' in second year of SAGE assessment

While most students in Utah are still performing below what's now considered proficient, this year's SAGE results are giving education leaders cause to smile. Read more »

Aug. 31, 2015

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Utah's top 25 schools in each subject based on SAGE results

We've compiled a list of the top 25 best high schools, junior high/middle/intermediate schools and elementary schools. Read more »

Aug. 31, 2015

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Body of missing Colorado man last spotted in Salt Lake in 2012 found in Nevada

The body of a Colorado man who went missing three years ago while riding an Amtrak train home has been found in Nevada, authorities said Sunday. He was last seen getting off a train in Salt Lake City. Read more »

Aug. 30, 2015

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Woman hospitalized after lightning strikes family picnic in Lehi

A woman on a picnic with her family in Lehi was hospitalized Sunday after lightning struck a nearby tree. Read more »

Aug. 30, 2015

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Family of man killed by Spanish Fork police say they had no options to save him

Family members of a man shot and killed by a Spanish Fork police officer say they were faced with a dangerous ultimatum when he threatened suicide: Do nothing and risk him harming himself, or call... Read more »

Aug. 30, 2015

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About Utah: He walked around the lake — in 17 years

In 1998, Rick Porter set out to circumnavigate the Great Salt Lake. In 2015, he finally finished. Read more »

Aug. 30, 2015

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2 Duchesne County men die in Grand County rollover

Two Duchesne County men were killed Sunday in a one-car rollover on I-70. Read more »

Aug. 30, 2015

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North Ogden man killed in motorcycle crash

A North Ogden motorcyclist was killed Sunday and his son was injured in an accident on I-84. Read more »

Aug. 30, 2015

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Vandals shoot out windows of 100 cars, 10 buildings, Orem police say

Police in Orem are searching for suspects who have shot out the windows of more than 100 cars and 10 structures in the past week. Read more »

Aug. 30, 2015

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Utah company brings Disney characters to digital life

"Disney Infinity" characters stand just a few inches tall. But for Utahn Jeff Bunker, each toy figure is a huge undertaking. Read more »

Aug. 30, 2015

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Zombie walk scares up donations for Utah Food Bank

A herd of hungry zombies roamed downtown Salt Lake City Sunday in hopes of scaring up food for the Utah Food Bank. Read more »

Aug. 30, 2015

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Coal miners' memorial rises from tragedy, honor and community sacrifice

More than 1,400 men have died in Utah coal mining accidents simply trying to make a living, leaving wives, children and grieving communities behind. Two men led a small committee and raised... Read more »

Aug. 30, 2015

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Handlers learn the finer points of sheepdog training

About a dozen local sheepdog handlers and their dogs participated in a private clinic in Heber City this weekend. The two-day clinic was conducted by world-renowned sheepdog handler Faansie Basson. Read more »

Aug. 30, 2015

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Families of men shocked in electrical accident thankful for support

The man who was electrocuted by a power line while working on the roof of a Draper business Friday left behind a wife and three children. One of the two other men who were critically injured in the... Read more »

Aug. 30, 2015

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2 fires in West Valley City destroy 3 cars, kill 3 horses

Police are investigating two fires overnight in West Valley City early Sunday that destroyed three vehicles and killed three horses. Read more »

Aug. 30, 2015

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