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An Air Force C-17 Globemaster named “The Spirit of the Candy Bomber” escorted a C-54 to Spanish...
Cary J. Schwanitz, KSL TV

Spanish Fork residents attend tribute to ‘Candy Bomber’

Residents in Spanish Fork remembered Col. Gail Halversen with a reenactment of his legendary candy drop.
1 day ago
Mike Anderson, KSL TV

Riverdale drive-in theater shuts down for new homes

Demand for new homes is pushing out a longtime icon in Riverdale — a drive-in theater that opened 75 years ago.
3 days ago
Shara Park, KSL TV

Weber School District creates Happiness Hotline

Need a pick me up, life advice, or words of encouragement? Try calling the Happiness Hotline (833-88-HAPPY), a free resource created by students and faculty in the Weber School District.
4 days ago
Morgan Wolfe & Madison Swenson, KSL TV

3 people injured, 4 cars damaged after trip through car wash

A trip to the car wash took an unexpected turn Tuesday, leaving several people hurt and cars damaged.
6 days ago
The Great Salt Lake, with the Wasatch Mountains in the background. (Photojournalist John Wilson)...
By Mark Shenefelt, Standard Examiner

History lessons: Are Utahns ‘waking up’ to the Great Salt Lake’s peril?

The Great Salt Lake, already vulnerable to climate fluctuations over the ages, has been “set up to fail” by human impacts, but some of those who are making such assessments nevertheless see hopeful signs in the state’s new enthusiasm to save the vital inland sea.
6 days ago
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Madison Swenson, KSL TV

Utah teen dies after becoming trapped underneath sand in Kanab

A 13-year-old boy has died after authorities say he became trapped underneath the sand at Coral Pink Sand Dunes State Park on Saturday. 
7 days ago
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Shara Park, Josh Ellis & Eliza Pace, KSL TV

Black bear spotted near Morgan Middle School

Utah Division of Wildlife Resources crews say a black bear was spotted at Morgan Middle School Monday morning.
7 days ago
Utah Tech logos are available for download as part of the rebrand of Dixie State University. (Utah ...
Cary J. Schwanitz, KSL TV

Dixie State unveils new logos for Utah Tech University rename

With Dixie State University preparing to take on its new name as Utah Tech this summer, the school unveiled its official logos for the new name.
8 days ago
This Feb. 10, 2022, image released by the San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance shows Msituni, a giraffe ...
JULIE WATSON, Associated Press

Bracing for her future: Baby giraffe fitted with orthotic

A baby giraffe was born at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park with an unusual disorder that caused her front limb to bend the wrong way. But as of this week, she can run along like the other giraffes after safari park staff reached out to experts in orthotics at the Hanger Clinic.
10 days ago
Imagine Dragons' Dan Reynolds, Velour owner Corey Fox and Zions Bank regional manager Nick Whiting....
Josh Ellis, KSL TV

Imagine Dragons, Zions Bank surprise Velour owner with paid-off mortgage

Imagine Dragons’ lead singer Dan Reynolds surprised Velour owner Corey Fox with a "paid in full" mortgage note, just over a year after learning Fox was struggling to make payments during the COVID-19 pandemic.
10 days ago
A scene from "Friday The 13th Part VIII: Jason Takes Manhattan." (Paramount/Kobal/Shutterstock via ...
Jason Kravarik

Jason lives? The court battle that’s killing ‘Friday the 13th’

For half a decade, "Friday the 13th" has been stuck in a copyright dispute over who owns the original script, with the result, in part, affecting who can use that iconic hockey mask going forward.
11 days ago
Odin Ratliff and Hunter Jackson, both 3 years old, were killed May 2 in Eagle Mountain. (Utah Count...
Karah Brackin, Cary J. Schwanitz and Ladd Eagan, KSL TV

Driver charged with felony manslaughter in crash that killed two 3-year-old boys

The Utah County attorney has announced charges against the driver who went through a fence on May 2, killing two young boys playing in a corral.
11 days ago
The bodies of Kylen Schulte (left) and Crystal Turner (right) were found near the La Sal Loop Road,...
Eliza Pace, KSL TV

Suspect named in Grand County double homicides of Turner, Schulte

Grand County Sheriff's Office named a suspect in the double homicide of Kylen Schulte and Crystal Turner. The suspect was identified as Adam Pinkusiewicz, who is dead.
12 days ago
Several indicators give DWR biologists valuable information about Utah's cougar population and how ...
Cary J. Schwanitz, KSL TV

What you should do if you come across a cougar in the wild

Temperatures are warming up and the Utah Department of Wildlife Resources warned that people need to prepare for wildlife encounters as they head outdoors.
13 days ago
Breeze Airways will begin flying out of Provo. (Breeze Airways/Twitter)...
Josh Ellis, KSL TV

Breeze Airways to begin daily service out of Provo Airport

As Provo celebrates the opening of its new $55 million airport terminal, Breeze Airlines announced it will begin daily service from Provo to five destinations.
17 days ago
Construction has begun on Topgolf's newest location in Utah. (X Development)...
Josh Ellis, KSL TV

Construction begins on Vineyard Topgolf, set to open in 2023

The Vineyard location, set to open in early 2023, will feature 72 signature outdoor hitting bays, a mini-golf attraction, outdoor patio, meeting and event spaces.
18 days ago
(Dinosaurland Tourism & Kim Barton)...
Eliza Pace, KSL TV

City to decide the future of iconic Vernal dinosaurs

In the town of Vernal, two figures loom large. A green dinosaur named T-Rex, and a pink dinosaur named Dinah.
19 days ago
(Salt Lake City Fire Department)...
Josh Ellis and Karah Brackin, KSL TV

7-foot sinkhole from SLC water main swallows car; water service restored along 1300 South

Officials said a 7-foot sinkhole swallowed one vehicle early Tuesday after a water main break flooded four homes and closed part of 1300 South.
20 days ago
Casey Scott, KSL TV

Spring Up with Casey: A beautiful morning at the Bonneville Salt Flats

Casey Scott got a little salty on-air Monday morning and spent some time at the Bonneville Salt Flats.
21 days ago
A Matschie's tree kangaroo emerges from its mother's pouch, Monday, April 18, 2022, at the Bronx Zo...
Associated Press

Rare tree kangaroo born, now pokes its head out, at Bronx Zoo

A baby tree kangaroo that's just poking its nose out of its mother's pouch is the first of its species born at the Bronx Zoo since 2008, zoo officials announced Friday.
24 days ago
Emberli and Dallen were married at University of Utah Hospital Thursday so Dallen's mother, who was...
Madison Swenson, KSL TV

Couple holds wedding at U of U Hospital so groom’s mother could attend

A small wedding ceremony was held at University of Utah Hospital Thursday for a young couple who desperately wanted a special someone in attendance. 
25 days ago
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Cary J. Schwanitz, KSL TV

Missing North Carolina grandmother’s remains found with help of pet duck

A pet duck led to the discovery of a missing grandmother’s remains resulting in the arrest of the woman’s granddaughter and her husband according to an NBC News report.
25 days ago
Eli Mitchell (Courtesy Mitchell family)...
Josh Ellis, KSL TV

Identity of Utah boy killed by truck released; family releases statement

Police say a 50-year-old man has been arrested after a 13-year-old boy was hit and killed by a truck Tuesday evening.
26 days ago
Jed Boal, KSL TV

Major SLC intersection closes for water line construction

State Street from North Temple up to the Capitol at 300 North is closed to through traffic for the summer.
28 days ago
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