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SLC replacing fireworks with laser shows for July holidays

Salt Lake City residents will get a laser show instead of fireworks for the Independence and Pioneer day weekends.
7 days ago

Utah registered nurses are leaving the field, creating the ‘perfect storm’

"Without nurses, we can't have hospitals." Utah nurses are overworked and underpaid. Some say it's put people at risk.
15 days ago

The Federal Reserve rate increase could be a good thing for homebuyers

A local mortgage loan officer says the recent rate hike by The Federal Reserve isn’t all bad news for potential homebuyers.
21 days ago

Sandy police want help tracking down man accused of trying to lure two children

A Sandy mom, along with police, want your help tracking down a possible kidnapper.
23 days ago

Mother of Sandy Hook shooting victim says her heart is in Texas tonight

Michele Gay, who lost her daughter in the Sandy Hook Elementary shooting in 2012, says she made a promise years ago that she would not stop fighting to prevent these shootings. But when asked what her thoughts are Tuesday night, she said her heart is in Texas.
1 month ago

Provo church hopes to raise $50K in three weeks to get pipe organ

A Provo church has always wanted a large pipe organ, but until recently, it was just a pipe dream.
2 months ago

Utah first lady presents Corner Canyon boys lacrosse team with service award

Utah first lady Abby Cox presented the Corner Canyon boys lacrosse team Tuesday with the first "Show Up Utah" award.
2 months ago

Adopted son and birth mother reunite after 20 years, realizing they both work at the same hospital

Mother's Day was extra special for a birth mom and her adopted son reuniting after 20-years, and finding out they work at the same hospital.
2 months ago

Neighbors line street with luminaries for West Jordan boy killed in hit-and-run

Friends and neighbors of 13-year-old Eli Mitchell have lined his street with luminaries after he was hit and killed by a car while riding his bike in West Jordan.
2 months ago

SLCPD officers assaulted in two incidents on one day

“From 2020 to 2021, we’ve seen a 16-percent increase of assaults that have been happening on our officers.”
3 months ago

Man shot by deputies after armed home invasion, chase in Cache County

A man was transported to a hospital Tuesday after authorities say he broke into a home while armed, stole a vehicle, then led deputies in a high-speed pursuit before an officer-involved shooting in Cache County.
3 months ago

Cold snap impacts local fruit growers; some using heaters to keep buds warm

Fruit growers are doing everything they can to save this season’s peaches, cherries and other fruits.
3 months ago

Utah family watches home burn 16 years after similar tragedy

A Utah family had to watch this week as a fire gutted their home, forced to remember when they faced similar events in 2006.
3 months ago

South Jordan school holds inclusive performance of Disney’s ‘Frozen’

Early Light Academy in South Jordan wrapped up its production of Disney’s Frozen Monday night, but this show was not like others. Two of their five nights were “inclusion performances,” where 13-cast members have special needs.
3 months ago

From bomb shelter to bunkers: One couple’s monthlong escape from Ukraine to the US

It took them a month, traveling through multiple countries, staying in bunkers and bomb shelters before getting visa approval to come to the United States. They arrived last night.
3 months ago

Truck driver crashes into Sandy home, tells police he was watching YouTube

It was a scary afternoon for a Sandy family when a lawncare truck barreled through their house.
3 months ago

Logan man works to uncover online predators and expose them to police

A Logan man is so sick of online child predators, he has started setting up his own sting operations.
3 months ago

Utah company helps sting operation take down human sex traffickers, rescue victims

A Utah County task force recently arrested 21 people and identified and rescued three victims of sex trafficking in large part because of a donation from a local company. 
3 months ago

Advocates raise awareness, celebrate inclusion on World Down Syndrome Day

In celebration of World Down Syndrome Day, members of advocacy group “We All Belong Utah” spent the day raising awareness about Down Syndrome.
4 months ago

Utah man’s life takes unexpected detour after boating accident

When you picture the all-American young adult, those who know Braxton Jones, say that's who they see. The 21-year-old Cottonwood Heights man led his high school soccer team to a state championship in 2019, and he spent a year playing on a college scholarship. But this last summer, his life took an unexpected detour.
4 months ago

Utah County couple gives Minky Couture blankets to medical team at Utah Valley Hospital

Russell Greene doesn't call himself a COVID-19 survivor, he calls himself a COVID-19 miracle. His family thanked medical workers for saving his life.
4 months ago

Roommates targeted with harassment, slurs, threats

A household of renters in Salt Lake City says they are victims of harassment, allegedly at the hands of a neighbor. The three men have lived in their house in the Marmalade District for a little over a year. In the last two months, they’ve had their tires slashed, gay slurs spray-painted on their garage, among other things.
4 months ago

Southern Utah teen killed in bull riding accident

A southern Utah family is mourning the loss of their son after he was killed in a bull riding accident.
4 months ago

Woman buys home only to find it taken over by squatters who forged documents

A woman returned from a trip to the house she had bought, only to find squatters living there who had forged documents in her name.
4 months ago