Lauren Steinbrecher


Video shows distracted driver plowing into UHP patrol car, hurting trooper

New dash camera video shows the scary moments a distracted driver slammed into a Utah Highway Patrol car on I-215 Tuesday, injuring the trooper and others. 
6 days ago

Utah lawmakers put new law in place prohibiting abortion after 18 weeks

As Utah continues to have new developments in its legal battle over abortions, according to state lawmakers, another law is now in place.
7 days ago

SLC Fire transitions to wildfire response preparedness for summer season

Salt Lake City firefighters are gearing up for what could be a dangerous holiday fire season, after getting a taste Sunday when a wildland fire blew up to 200 acres south of Interstate 80. 
15 days ago

Utahns could experience power outages this weekend because of hot weather

Rocky Mountain Power is bracing for what could be a huge weekend of outages across the state, particularly in central and southern Utah. 
19 days ago

Travelers reroute from Yellowstone to Utah, as state office watches tourism impact

As Yellowstone tourists regroup and change plans following historic floods that heavily damaged the park and led to closures at all entrances, many are rerouting to Utah. 
20 days ago

Yellowstone flooding impacts Utah travel company tours

A Utah outdoors travel business is scrambling to figure out what the flooding means for their summer tours to Yellowstone National Park after historic flash floods wiped out roads and left the entire park closed at all entrances.
21 days ago

Alpine School District parent info leaked online from Orem City records request

Orem City is explaining how personal information from Alpine School District parents ended up posted on a page accessed from the city's website, that has led to an upset by parents as they demand answers and question the scope of a GRAMA request made by the city.
22 days ago

Saratoga Springs blaze under control, cause under investigation

Fire crews were keeping an eye on an area of Saratoga Springs Sunday night, where a grass fire broke out and quickly chewed through several acres.
23 days ago

SLC neighborhood townhall raises questions over Affordable Housing Incentives proposal

Thursday night, concerns arose at a community townhall in a Salt Lake City neighborhood over an affordable housing incentives proposal, that some worry is deeply flawed.
26 days ago

Utah County Commission delays ‘elected officer’ investigation following sheriff, county attorney dispute

The launch of an investigation into conduct of elected officials in Utah County has been placed on hold, after a snafu in commission agenda language led to the commission striking down a motion.
27 days ago

Faith leaders, community organizations helping Moab mobile home park fire victims

Residents of a Moab mobile home park were let back into their trailer homes Tuesday, two days after a fire tore through the neighborhood and destroyed several units.
28 days ago

Couple describes escaping fire that destroyed several mobile homes in Moab

A family displaced by a mobile home park fire in Moab is recounting the moments they had to rush out of their house and watch the blaze burn down everything they own.
29 days ago

Basketball fans react to Quin Snyder stepping down from Utah Jazz

Local basketball fans give their takes on Quin Snyder stepping down from the Utah Jazz.
1 month ago

Utah Pride Week co-director retiring after more than decade of planning Pride

As tens of thousands of people get ready to enjoy Utah Pride Week festivities, co-director John Johnson is retiring after a decade of planning Pride.
1 month ago

Jordan School District Board votes to allow leis, cultural regalia at graduation ceremonies this year

A passionate debate Tuesday evening filled the Jordan School District Board of Education room, over if high school seniors can wear leis and other cultural regalia at graduation.
1 month ago

Provo officer’s death recognized as line-of-duty from meth exposure 16 years later

A Utah family is feeling a sense of closure after a Provo police officer, who died more than a decade ago, is just now being recognized as having died in the line of duty.
2 months ago

Puppy thrown from car in South Salt Lake hits donation goal from donors around the country

The puppy that was thrown out a car window in South Salt Lake reached its donation goal after only one day.
2 months ago

Bountiful ‘B’ mountain bikers recount bullets ‘whizzing’ past from target shooters

A Salt Lake City man is sharing a message after describing an unsettling encounter up past the Bountiful "B" that led to calling police.
2 months ago

Neighbors learn man in Ogden allegedly hiding from 2019 Alaska murder case

Ogden residents are shocked after learning their neighbor is an accused murderer who allegedly hid from police in Alaska for more than two and a half years.
2 months ago

Woman says Millcreek storage facility did little to protect unit from thieves

A Salt Lake Valley woman is sharing a warning with others after finding her storage unit cleaned out. She's also concerned with how the facility responded to the theft.
2 months ago

Utah teen helps missionaries not feel alone while attending MTC remotely

A Draper teen has found a unique way to help missionaries for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints adjust to training remotely and not feel so alone.
2 months ago

Army recruiters tried to save teen, follow suspect after West Jordan hit-and-run

New information is giving insight into how a group of witnesses tried to save a 13-year-old boy who was ultimately killed in a hit-and-run in West Jordan.
2 months ago

West Valley City police officers train for summer motorcycle patrols

West Valley City police officers are undergoing a special training program, learning how to police in a way some officers have never experienced before. But first, they’ve got to work out the kinks before hitting the streets.
2 months ago

Utah County Sheriff’s Office mourns deputy killed in plane crash

The Utah County Sheriff’s Office announced Sunday that one of four people killed in a Saturday plane crash near Cedar City was a longtime deputy with the department.
2 months ago