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FILE: Two crop dusting airplanes collided near an airport in southern Idaho on Thursday, June 20, 2...
Associated Press

2 crop dusting airplanes collided in southern Idaho, killing 1 pilot and severely injuring the other

Two crop dusting airplanes collided near an airport in southern Idaho on Thursday and crashed to the ground, killing one of the pilots and leaving the other with life-threatening injuries, officials said.
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A small town in France dedicated a memorial to a crew of a B-17 Bomber killed during World War II. ...
Alex Cabrero

Memorial dedication in France for Utah man killed during WWII

On Saturday, a small town in France dedicated a memorial to a crew of a B-17 Bomber killed during World War II. The plane was shut down 80 years ago to the day near the town. One of the soldiers honored was Utah resident 2nd Lt. John "Jack" Lundberg.
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A new report from the Kem C. Gardner Policy Institute finds Utah's fertility rate is still dropping...
Emma Everett Johnson, KSL.com

Utah fertility rates still on the decline, mirroring nationwide trends

Utah's fertility rate continues to decline, and it doesn't look like there will be a turnaround anytime soon.
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A Salt Lake City police officer, left, takes a person into custody after the man sold drugs to unde...
Mark Jones

Two-day drug operation along Jordan River Trail leads to more than 20 arrests, SLCPD says

More than 20 people were arrested during a two-day drug interdiction operation earlier this month along the Jordan River Park Trail.
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The Accord Fire broke out Saturday in Sevier County, according to Utah Fire Info....
Mark Jones

New wildfire has started up in Sevier County near Accord Lakes

A new wildlife has broken out Saturday in Sevier County, according to Utah Fire Info.
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Crews with Search and Rescue and Utah Air Authority rescued an injured hiker from Little Cottonwood...
Carlysle Price

Hiker rescued after falling 15 feet in Little Cottonwood Canyon

Officials said a hiker fell 15 feet in Little Cottonwood Canyon Friday, and was rescued from Lisa Falls.
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A SkyWest Airlines jet approaches Salt Lake International Airport on Sept. 24, 2022. SkyWest announ...
Carter Williams, KSL.com

Flights between St. George and Los Angeles to resume after 4-year delay

St. George-based SkyWest Airlines announced this week that daily flights between St. George Regional Airport and Los Angeles International Airport will return this fall, through United Express, one of SkyWest's different airline service partners.
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The KSL Greenhouse show talked about plants that grow well in Utah's heat this weakened. (Canva)...
Taun Beddes, KSL Greenhouse Show

KSL Greenhouse: Plants that bloom in Utah’s heat

We tend to shop for landscape plants in the spring and then, with hotter weather, stay away for the rest of the year. KSL NewsRadio has the summer guide to plants that bloom in Utah's heat.
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Firefighters continue to battle Little Twist wildfire in Central UT. (Central Utah Fire Interagency...
Carlysle Price

Firefighters continue to battle Little Twist wildfire following thunderstorms

Central Utah firefighters said the Little Twist wildfire is still active Saturday morning, following thunderstorms that worsened fire conditions.
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A Clearfield City police truck is in the snow...
Carlysle Price

18-year-old hospitalized after Clearfield shooting

Clearfield City Police Department said an 18-year-old was shot Friday night in a shooting between a group of adults and juveniles.
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An SLCPD car with it's lights on. (Salt Lake City Police Department)...
Carlysle Price

SLCPD arrest fugitive shooting suspect

The Salt Lake City Police Department said a fugitive suspect wanted in connection to a shooting in February was arrested Friday, according to a press release.
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Officials urge parents to follow Utah's regulations on the use of e-bikes, scooters and ATVs. (Lone...
Carlysle Price

Officials urge parents to follow e-bike regulations

The Lone Peak Police Department issued a reminder June 12 on regulations regarding the use of e-bikes, golf carts, and ATVs on streets, sidewalks and parks.
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Kamensky's apartment damaged by the flooding that happened in Price, Utah on June 21, 2024....
Brianna Chavez

Several people displaced, homes flooded in Price after severe thunderstorms

Several people in Price were left with flood damage after a severe thunderstorm moved in Friday afternoon.
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Handcuffs in a jail cell. (Ravell Call/Deseret News)...
Michael Houck

State employee arrested, accused of having sex with a teenager

A man who works for Utah Department of Government Operations was arrested and accused of giving a teenager drugs and having sex with her.
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The Mill Creek overflowing with water....
Michael Houck

Moab officials issue flash flood warnings as roadways flood

Moab officials are asking residents and visitors to avoid rivers and not cross bridges over them due to the high waters Friday evening.
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Multiple Taylorsville houses were flooded with sewage water Thursday after a construction oversight...
Garna Mejia

Several homes flooded with raw sewage

An offensive mistake had neighbors reeling from a backed-up sewage line that flooded into their basements Thursday morning.
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Strong winds blew a tree over in Vernal, UT. Friday. (Heather Fuchs)...
Carlysle Price

Severe winds cause damage throughout Utah

Following severe thunderstorm warnings throughout Utah Friday, many areas have experienced extreme, damaging winds.
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The Supreme Court decided Friday to uphold a federal gun control law that is meant to protect victi...
Brian Carlson

Supreme Court upholds gun law intended to protect domestic violence victims

The Supreme Court decided Friday to uphold a federal gun control law that is meant to protect victims of domestic violence. The law prevents people with a domestic violence restraining order from having a gun.
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Officials advise property-owners on best fire-safety practices to avoid the spread of summer fires....
Mike Anderson

Weber firefighters gear up for busy season, help homeowners prepare

Weber Fire District officials said they expect an uptick in fires following the recent wet cycle, something they've already been seeing around the state. Firefighters said there are some things you can do to prepare to help prevent fires from damaging your home or cabin.
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The American Fork couple who was found dead in apparent murder-suicide on June 19, 2024....
Michael Houck and Lindsay Aerts, KSL TV

American Fork police rule married couple deaths as murder-suicide

Police have released the identities of the married couple found dead in American Fork Thursday and are ruling it was a murder-suicide. 
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Pat Reavy, KSL.com

Southern Utah woman charged with aggravated murder; prosecutors won’t seek death penalty

A 28-year-old woman accused of brutally killing her parents in their home is now facing 11 felony charges, including 10 first-degree felonies.
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A mixture of rocks and mud blocking off the Diamond Fork Road in Utah County on June 21, 2024....
Michael Houck and Andrew Adams, KSL TV

Mudslide impacts traffic on Diamond Fork Canyon, sheriff’s office says

A mudslide is affecting traffic on Diamond Fork Road, making it difficult for travelers to get out of the canyon Friday afternoon.
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1 of 6Medina Reyes, Jorge Rafael SO#426266 Mug2021.jpg Jorge Rafael Medina-Reyes, 21, believed to b...
Emily Ashcraft, KSL.com

Second man pleads guilty to kidnapping, murder of Kearns woman in 2021

A second man has pleaded guilty to kidnapping and murdering Nicole Solario-Romero, a woman whose abduction near her Kearns home in 2021 was caught on a doorbell camera.
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The La Sal Mountains are pictured at sunset as seen from Moab on Friday, Sept. 17, 2021. (Spenser H...
Daniel Woodruff

Grand County official gave employee ‘safe word’ to use in uncomfortable conversations, complaint alleges

The Grand County human resources director has resigned her position amid allegations that she retaliated against an employee who complained about harassment.
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