Dan Rascon

Emmy award-winning and veteran TV journalist Dan Rascon is the weekend anchor for KSL-TV (NBC) in Salt Lake City. Rascon has traveled the country and world for nearly 30 years, capturing some of the most compelling, heart-wrenching, and inspiring stories. He’s been a solid fixture in the Utah news market since October 1999.

Parents, students terrified after false alarm at Granger Elementary School

There were some terrifying moments for parents and students at Granger Elementary School Monday after word spread of a possible active shooter. That was before they found out it was a false alarm.
5 days ago

Holiday travel returns to pre-pandemic levels

The holiday rush to get to family hit pre-pandemic levels at the Salt Lake City International Airport, where some 30,000 travelers walked through the doors.
10 days ago

Club Q memorial grows as community unites to heal

The community of Colorado Springs hit by that horrific tragedy on Saturday is finding ways to rebuild after losing five community members.
11 days ago

Community mourning 5 killed, 19 injured in deadly Colorado Springs rampage

Police in Colorado Springs have released the names of all five people killed in that deadly and horrific nightclub shooting that happened just before midnight on Saturday.
12 days ago

Fatal climbing accident near Moab is heartbreaking for local hockey community

There is shock and heartbreak in the Utah hockey community after prominent player Emmalynn Herbstritt lost her life in a climbing accident in Moab.
19 days ago

Utah County votes no on bond, school district split

Parents and educators react to two major education issues shot down by Utah County voters on Election Day.
23 days ago

Utah business owner pays off a West Jordan school lunch credit

A Utah business owner is helping out local schools by paying off hundreds of dollars of debt so students without lunches can be fed.
26 days ago

‘Luz de las Naciones’ returns after a two-year hiatus

The colorful, festive, and lively Latin America Celebration returned to the Conference Center in Salt Lake City this weekend.
26 days ago

Blackface video leads to hate messages, threats against teens not involved

A disturbing video on TikTok showing teens dressed up in blackface and jail outfits is not only sending shock waves across the country, but it's also hitting the small town of Eagle Mountain in Utah County. 
1 month ago

Businesses forced to move to make way for Bangerter interchange

Several business in South Jordan are being forced to move out in order to make way for a major Utah Department of Transportation project. 
1 month ago

Big Daddy’s Pizza reopens after car crashes through building

A Midvale pizza shop is back in business three months after a car drove through the front entrance.
1 month ago

Utah woman works with Apple on child safety upgrades for iOS 16

A Utah County mother of five played a major role to create safety measures included in Apple’s latest software update. 
3 months ago

BYU study says lunchtime means more to students than food

A new BYU study revealed just how critical lunchtime is for students.
4 months ago

Utah player suffers tragic accident just days before Little League World Series

A Utah little league player in the World Series is critically injured, his family is praying for a miracle.
4 months ago

Utah sees spike in bicycle fatalities

According to the latest numbers from the Utah Department of Transportation, Utah has seen 11 fatalities, more than any previous year in the past decade, and there are still five months left in the year.
4 months ago

Friends save man pinned under car in West Valley City

It was a terrifying scene in West Valley City Sunday night after a reckless and speeding car flew off of Redwood Road and into a crowd of people, trapping one man underneath.
4 months ago

Police: Teenager is in custody for death of 16-year-old boy

A fight between teenagers results in the death of a 16-year-old boy and the arrest of another 16-year-old boy in Lindon.
4 months ago

Father of five killed in fiery crash before 25th anniversary

A fiery and deadly crash in southern Utah took the life of a Bountiful father of five kids. The family said it's a miracle the three daughters who were with him made it out alive.
4 months ago

‘I am very lucky because I’m still alive’: Pizza delivery driver recalls car driving into store

'My back is no good. Too much pain,' the pizza driver hit by a customer's car on Friday night recalls the terrifying experience.
4 months ago

Popular and beloved Utah leader is recovering after near death experience

“We thought we may lose her,” an influential Utah woman is slowly recovering after being placed in the ICU after spider bites caused near-fatal infections.
4 months ago

‘I’ll carry your pioneer courage with me’: kids construct unique Riverton float

The July 24th Days of 47 Parade has dozens of floats, but one from Riverton had a unique background that's all about the children.
4 months ago

Mormon Battalion legacy honored in new production

A different kind of July 24th Celebration has been planned for Latter-day Saints who are remembering the 175th anniversary of the Mormon Battalion.
4 months ago

‘He had such an epic life:’ father from Moab dies after saving drowning woman

A husband and father from Moab who saved a woman from drowning in the Colorado River ends up losing his own life.
5 months ago

Utah cities change safety measures after child fatally injured in July 4 parade

In the wake of the Kaysville parade tragedy where an 8-year-old girl lost her life after getting run over by a trailer, some cities are increasing or changing safety measures for upcoming parades.
5 months ago