Quantcast

Salt Lake County

Hit-and-run driver dies Saturday night after crashing into garage in Kearns

The driver of a sport utility vehicle fleeing a series of earlier collisions died Saturday night.

Hit-and-run driver dies after crashing into garage in Kearns

The driver of a sport utility vehicle fleeing a series of earlier collisions died Saturday night after crashing his vehicle into a garage at a home near 5855 S. 4480 West, the Unified Police... Read more »

7 hours ago

0 comments

Herriman man says his brain tumor felt like a 'brain freeze' from too much ice cream

A Utah father and athlete in the prime of his life had a brush with death because of a dangerous brain tumor that he says was first misdiagnosed. His wife insisted he get a CT scan and he was later... Read more »

7 hours ago

0 comments

Prison inmates start hunger strike, demand gang leaders' release from maximum security

Forty-two maximum security inmates began a hunger strike at the Utah State Prison on Friday, hoping to use it as leverage for a list of demands, corrections officials said. Read more »

12 hours ago

18 comments

One year later: Slow movement on slide repairs

As the Aug. 5 anniversary of the North Salt Lake landslide approaches, after months of study and negotiation, community residents watch as crews begin prep work to remediate the hillside. Read more »

13 hours ago

1 comment

Man in critical condition after auto-pedestrian crash in South Salt Lake

Police were investigating the scene of an auto-pedestrian crash Friday night that left a man in extremely critical condition. Read more »

yesterday

0 comments

Hot air balloons to lift off over Sandy

See a sky full of hot air balloons next week at the annual Sandy Hot Air Balloon Festival. Read more »

yesterday

0 comments

Taylorsville hosting Night Out Against Crime

Taylorsville's Public Safety Committee will host its annual Night Out Against Crime next week. Read more »

yesterday

0 comments

Panel to discuss Salt Lake transportation solutions

The Leonardo and Utah Science Technology and Research Initiative will host a discussion on transportation solutions for Salt Lake City. Read more »

yesterday

0 comments

Doug Robinson: Weber State track coach isn't helping inmates run from the law; he just helps them run

Weber State track coach goes to the Utah State prison to coach inmates to become better runners and prepare for a marathon in the prison yard. Read more »

yesterday

4 comments

Jury orders Siegfried and Jensen to pay nearly $6 million to former partner

The lawyers behind the well-known Siegfried and Jensen legal firm have been ordered in a civil lawsuit to pay nearly $6 million to a former business partner. The jury's judgment was signed Thursday. Read more »

July 30, 2015

36 comments

Man with extensive criminal history hits officer during chase, police say (+video)

A West Jordan man with an extensive criminal history was arrested Wednesday after allegedly hitting a Unified police officer with his car while trying to flee from police. Read more »

July 30, 2015

3 comments

Poor road conditions make budgeting bumpy for Utah motorists

More than a quarter of the nation’s major urban roadways, highways and streets that are the main routes for commuters and commerce are in poor condition, according to a new study. Read more »

July 30, 2015

4 comments

Rosie Rivera named first female Unified police chief

There's a new police chief in Riverton, and she’s unlike any the Unified Police Department has ever seen. Read more »

July 30, 2015

0 comments

Motley Crue concert delayed about two hours at EnergySolutions Arena

Concert-goers attending a Motley Crue show at Energy Solutions Arena were apparently delayed about two hours before seeing the performance Wednesday. Read more »

July 29, 2015

4 comments

Unified Police officer injured during vehicle pursuit

A Unified Police officer was injured Wednesday evening during a vehicle pursuit in West Valley City, police confirmed. Read more »

July 29, 2015

0 comments

Imagine Dragons treated like home team at EnergySolutions show

Indie rock sensation "Imagine Dragons" comes home to Utah "where it all began." Read more »

July 29, 2015

2 comments

Salt Lake police looking for horses, riders who trampled golf course

Tuesday evening, three horses with four riders came off the Jordan River Parkway and stomped directly over the 16th hole at Glendale Golf Course. The incident caused thousands of dollars in damage... Read more »

July 29, 2015

10 comments

Weather to blame for major shortage in donations to Utah Food Bank

Summertime is the busiest time for the Utah Food Bank. As the need for services rises, donations are down nearly 50 percent from this time last year. Read more »

July 29, 2015

0 comments

Federal prosecutors deny SUWA influence in ATV protest ride case

Government attorneys have rebutted claims that a federal judge's friendship with an environmental group's lawyer prevented him from being impartial in the trial of San Juan County Commissioner Phil... Read more »

July 29, 2015

4 comments

Body found in suitcase near Saltair identified

Unified police on Wednesday confirmed that a badly decomposed body found in a suitcase along the side of I-80 in April is that of a missing Las Vegas woman. Read more »

July 29, 2015

0 comments

Police looking at Facebook to explore gang ties in fatal shooting

An argument over gang affiliation appears to have prompted a deadly shooting at a West Valley bus stop last month. Read more »

July 29, 2015

0 comments

West Jordan parks to get makeovers

West Jordan parks will get makeovers after the City Council recently approved a $4 million improvement bond. Read more »

July 29, 2015

0 comments

Brothers don't let spina bifida stop their 'Super Wheelchair Adventures'

Brothers with the same birth defect don't let it stop them. Camren and Murray Glad's parents taught them the only disability is a bad attitude. They ski, fish and play basketball. Surgeons recently... Read more »

July 29, 2015

0 comments

UTA aims to increase bus stop visibility

Utah Transit Authority is working to increase the visibility of riders waiting for buses at night by adding reflective signaling devices at bus stops. Read more »

July 29, 2015

0 comments

Weather to blame for major shortage in donations to Utah Food Bank

SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Food Bank says weather is to blame for a massive shortage of donations. It relies on the Stamp Out Hunger food drive to stock its shelves for the busy summer, but... Read more »

July 29, 2015

0 comments

Older stories can be found in the story archives