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Eliza Pace

Utah seventh grader helps friend cross the finish line of school race

A seventh grader is being praised for helping his friend cross the finish line at their school race.
2 days ago
Shug the zebra appears to be in good health after almost six days on the loose, according to local ...
Paradise Afshar, CNN

Escaped zebra captured after nearly a week on the lam

A zebra’s almost week-long Washingtonian adventure came to an end on Friday, when the animal was recaptured after escaping from a trailer on the highway, according to local authorities.
22 days ago
Sarah Kerttula's reaction to surprise Palisade gifted by her community at the Murdock Hyundai....
Lauren Steinbrecher

Utah County family gifted SUV after father died saving kids from crash

A Utah County family received a heartwarming surprise Friday despite experiencing tragedy. After losing their father when he tried to save his children following a crash, the community came together to give the family one less thing to worry about.
23 days ago
Wedding ceremony footage found on camcorder (Stuart Johnson, KSL photographer)...
Daniel Woodruff

‘Very generous’: Provo man finds owners of mystery wedding home video

A Provo man has found the owner of some old home videos he discovered after purchasing a camcorder from a thrift store.
23 days ago
FILE - Bonneville International was recognized on Tuesday for its fundraising efforts during and af...
Mark Jones

Bonneville International recognized for its ‘Maui Strong’ fundraising efforts

Bonneville International has been recognized with the National Association of Broadcasters Service to America Award for its "Maui Strong" fundraising campaign, as announced Tuesday.
1 month ago
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Tamara Vaifanua

Utah driver helps protect kids who were playing in busy SLC street

Humbled by the praise, Jason Carter said that as a father, he would want someone to do the same for his kids.
1 month ago
An abandoned dog was found by a woman in Carbon County, Utah with multiple gunshot wounds in his he...
Clayre Scott

Blujay, dog who survived gunshots to head, is going home

Blujay, a dog who miraculously survived being shot in the head last week, is going home.
2 months ago
Olive (left) and Bruno (right) severely dehydrated once they were found....
Erin Cox

Two Dobermans missing for 11 days, reunited with North Ogden family

Two dogs that were missing for 11 days in northern Utah captured the attention of hundreds of people on social media and are now back home.
2 months ago
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Shelby Lofton

Lehi neighbors show support for Utah National Guard soldier’s family

A Lehi neighborhood celebrated this Easter with a bit of patriotic flair.
2 months ago
An abandoned dog was found by a woman in Carbon County, Utah with multiple gunshot wounds in his he...
Mary Culbertson and Brianna Chavez

‘Easter miracle’: Abandoned dog found with severe gunshot wounds survives surgery

A heartfelt dog rescue quickly became the source of community attention after he was found with severe gunshot wounds and fought to a miraculous recovery.
2 months ago
Weber County Animal Services animal control officers helping the dog out of the old grain storage b...
Michael Houck and Shara Park

Dog rescued from wet, garbage-filled grain storage bin

A lost dog was reunited with her owner after being found in an old grain storage bin by animal control officers. 
3 months ago
PeeDee, the puppy found by Price City police officers and is being trained as a Critical Incident E...
Michael Houck

Abandoned puppy undergoes training as a Price City emotional support dog

An abandoned puppy found by a Price City police officer is now being trained as an emotional support dog for the department.
3 months ago
A mother holding a newborn in a hospital bed...
Shelby Lofton

Utah family chooses Leap Day for their daughter’s birthday

A Utah family celebrated the birth of their new baby girl who was born on a day that only comes every four years.
3 months ago
The stage of the Tabernacle Choir as they perform in Manila. (Dan Rascon, KSL News)...
Dan Rascon

Tabernacle Choir performs unforgettable concert in Manila

It was a night not to be forgotten in the Philippines as the Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square performed  its first major concert before thousands of Filipinos at the Mall of Asia’s 9,000 set arena.
3 months ago
Keith Sorenson opens a tool shed to display the tools of the trade. (Stuart Johnson, KSL News)...
Alex Cabrero

Taylorsville heritage center reclaims stolen historic anvils

A pair of historically-significant anvils were finally returned to Taylorsville after being stolen two years ago.
3 months ago
Henry Sorenson fights a small fire with Midvale Fire Department....
Alex Cabrero

5-year-old cancer patient sworn in to Unified Fire Authority

A 5-year-old battling bone cancer was sworn in as a Unified Fire Authority firefighter just before a major surgery.
3 months ago
Michaun Torgersen and Ashley Hone talk to KSL TV about repurposing wedding dresses. (KSL TV)...
Eliza Pace

‘This means a lot to me’: Utah woman repurposes wedding dresses into burial outfits for babies

A Spanish Fork woman is using wedding dresses for a special project. Michaun Torgersen takes donated dresses and makes beautiful burial clothing for stillborn or miscarried babies.
3 months ago
The Bates family sold their Utah house, quit their jobs and left family and friends to move to Mexi...
Tamara Vaifanua

Utah family opens school for teens in Mexico

A Utah family who volunteered at orphanages in Mexico has moved there permanently to open a school of their own.
3 months ago
First lady Abby Cox and One Kind Act a Day's Khosrow Semnani honored Vineyard Mayor Julie Fullmer w...
Cassidy Wixom

Vineyard becomes Utah’s first certified ‘city of kindness’

In a time fraught with political tension and negativity in much of the world around us, can one city play a part in promoting kindness in its residents?
4 months ago
UHP trooper Quintana with the three dogs inside his car...
Michael Houck

UHP trooper rescues three dogs off a highway

A Utah Highway Patrol trooper got three loose dogs off of state Route 201 on Saturday afternoon.
4 months ago
A Utah company provided thousands of white shirts for missionaries in Zimbabwe. (Odion Menswear)...
Tamara Vaifanua

Utah company provides thousands of white shirts for missionaries in Zimbabwe

Missionaries for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Zimbabwe got a special delivery from a Utah company.
4 months ago
A group of seniors at the Springville Senior Center got to meet with puzzle maker and artist Eric D...
Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com

Puzzle maker visits Springville seniors who completed his 60,000-piece puzzle

A group of Springville seniors got to meet puzzle-maker and artist Eric Dowdle after completing a 60,000-piece puzzle he designed.
4 months ago
Special Agent Gary France (second right), Dr. Francis Wood and Wood’s children stand next to the ...
Josh Ellis

Rare British painting that was stolen by mobsters recovered in Utah, returned to NJ family

The FBI says an original John Opie painting, believed to have been stolen over 50 years ago by mobsters in New Jersey, has been returned to its rightful owner after a two-year investigation by the FBI’s Salt Lake City Field Office.
4 months ago
The seniors gathered around the "World's Largest Jigsaw Puzzle" at the Springville Senior Center....
Michael Houck

Springville seniors build a 60,000 piece jigsaw puzzle

Seniors at the Springville Senior Center spent three months working together, putting together the "World's Largest Jigsaw Puzzle."
4 months ago

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