Debbie Worthen

‘They saved my family’: father recounts miracles after his family was hit by a car

The father and husband of a family who was hit by a car and pinned underneath it recounts his side of the story, crediting their livelihood and survival to miracles, a group of teenagers, and an airmen that came to their rescue.
5 days ago

Parents voice concern over recommended school closures in the Salt Lake City School District

At West High School on Tuesday night, 50 parents took to the microphone to voice their concerns over the recommended closures. Most of the responses were based on Hawthorne and Mary W. Jackson.
6 days ago

For children, sharing isn’t easy, but it’s an important part in their social development

For every parent of young kids, it's no secret, "sharing" isn't something that comes naturally for most children. But it's an important part of their social development.
7 days ago

Scammers know how to build trust; victim wants to warn others

Jessica Turner, a mother in the midst of Halloween preparations, found herself entangled in a web of deception that would leave her financial world shattered because of a fraudulent phone call.
13 days ago

Salt Lake City School District recommends four elementary school closures

Four elementary schools in Salt Lake City could soon be closing for good.
21 days ago

University of Utah Health workers form a union

Health care workers at the University of Utah are forming a union.
26 days ago

Utah’s first responders plead with drivers to pay attention

First responders are giving all Utahns an important message: Pay attention to the roads.
1 month ago

Now is the time to get your yard ready for winter, expert says

As the weather is set to change, now is the time to get the final winter preparation done on your yard to make sure it survives the cold, harsh conditions around the corner.
1 month ago

Kearns family displaced after early morning fire tears through home

A Kearns family won’t be allowed to move back home for eight months after a fire ripped through their house early Thursday morning.
1 month ago

Woman loses leg, is critical after dog attack in Taylorsville

Police say a Taylorsville woman’s call to 911 likely saved her life, though she's in critical condition and lost one leg.
1 month ago

A Tooele family’s tips on harvesting before Utah’s first freeze

A family in Tooele prepares for the first season freeze. With tricks up their sleeves, they're not leaving anything to waste.
2 months ago

Teens, young adults share personal stories of growing up in Utah’s foster care system

In the heart of St. George, a Couch Conversation hosted by the 1999 Collective provided a platform for foster care alumni to share their stories.
2 months ago

Utah State University hosts panel on suicide prevention for student-athletes

The message at Utah State University during a suicide prevention workshop Monday night emphasized the importance of seeking help.
2 months ago

Utah travelers return from Israel

Wendy and Kelly Groth didn’t expect their Israel trip to turn out the way it did. In fact, Wendy wasn’t all that excited about it in the first place.
2 months ago

Family remembers woman killed in hit-and-run while police search for driver

The family of a Utah woman killed while crossing Redwood Road remembers her as a free spirit and they hope police find the person who hit her.
2 months ago

Utah County woman shot at with BB gun at busy intersection

A Utah County woman says she’s stuck with a $600 bill to fix her car window after someone shot it with a BB gun.
2 months ago

Ogden High School use-of-force incident spurs investigation

Ogden police are investigating the use of force in an incident where a student at Ogden High School was caught on camera being pushed up against the lockers by an officer.
2 months ago

A year later, heartbroken parents say pedestrian deaths must stop

One Utah couple knows firsthand the impact of distracted driving.
2 months ago

Massive effort brought Utah couple home from Thailand after elephant accident

A traumatic experience for a Utah couple vacationing in Thailand meets a first-of-its-kind mission for Life Flight here in Utah.
2 months ago

Heber teen in ICU after being hit at new crosswalk

A 14-year-old girl is fighting for her life tonight after getting hit by an SUV in Heber City today.
2 months ago

Strike talks continue for SAG-AFTRA as actors plan rally in Salt Lake City

There are several thousand members of the Screen Actors Guild-American Federation of Radio and Television Artists here in Utah who haven’t come to terms with Hollywood studios yet.
3 months ago

State takes first step against still-licensed therapist guilty of sex crime

The state of Utah is taking action against a former softball coach and licensed social worker who's refusing to surrender her license as a social worker.
3 months ago

Youth football coach suffers heart attack, bystanders help save his life

Call it instinct, a miracle, or training that paid off. Whatever it was, a series of small events that took place at a Herriman football practice are the reason one of the coaches is alive tonight.
3 months ago

Shop hopes to get back prized guitar after smash-and-grab theft caught on camera

A smash and grab crime in Ogden over the weekend has a long-time tattoo shop asking for help. Legacy Tattoo sits on historic 25th Street in Ogden.
3 months ago