Ben McGonnell

Springville Police Officer has been shot and the suspect is dead.

SPRINGVILLE — At approximately 5 a.m. this Sunday morning, Springville Police received a call about multiple shots fired near 1500 West and 150 North. An hour later, the police found a car accident nearby and as one of the officers went to check on the driver, a man reportedly opened fire at the officer. Two […]
18 hours ago

Elk relocation and sections of I-80 closure

To facilitate Elk Relocation, Utah DWR plans to coax 80 elk from Salt Lake City golf course and across the highway.
22 hours ago

A crash in Taylorsville has resulted in the critical injury of one driver.

A collision transpired at the intersection of 5400 South and 3200 West in Taylorsville, resulting in the temporary closure of the intersection for several hours. Presently, the intersection has resumed normal operation. According to Sgt. Jake Hill from Taylorsville Police Department “one driver was critically injured and was flown to a hospital – and the […]
2 days ago

Police sergeant rescued from slot canyon, with help from a drone

Sgt. Coleman was rescued out of a slot canyon in Warner Valley near Hurricane, Utah. He was dirt biking when he fell the 15-20ft.
6 days ago

Scientists have revived a ‘zombie’ virus that spent 48,500 years frozen

Identifying viruses and other hazards contained in the warming permafrost is the first step in understanding what risk they pose to the Arctic.
7 days ago

A roof collapses because of snow accumulation in Highland, Utah

A roof collapses in Highland, Utah due to snow accumulation. The residents escaped safely but had to relocate due to the damage.
8 days ago

Tremonton, Utah prepares for possible flooding

Tremonton, Utah, prepares for flooding due to the amount of snow this winter. The residents are busy filling sandbags in preparation.
8 days ago

Zion National Park Shuttle is running

SPRINGDALE, UTAH – Zion National Park began shuttle service on Saturday, March 11, 2023. Every year, the National Park Service (NPS) adjusts the shuttle schedules with the changing seasons. For updated information, refer to the Zion Canyon Shuttle System schedule on the NPS website. Zion National Park Service: Things you need to know if you visit […]
9 days ago

BYU Men’s volleyball team wins against Ohio State

The BYU Cougars men's volleyball team faced off against the 15th Ohio State Buckeyes in a closely contested match.
9 days ago

Park City’s water contaminated with PFAS, or ‘forever chemical’

The City Council identified fluorinated ski wax as a probable cause of contamination.
9 days ago

UDOT installing heat tape on traffic signals

UDOT and its supplier have created heat tape that can be activated remotely during severe weather and turned off when unnecessary.
13 days ago

U.S. releases travel advisory for Mexico after four U.S. citizens kidnapped at gunpoint

MEXICO — The U.S. State Department released a travel advisory for Mexico after four U.S. citizens were kidnapped at gunpoint. The gunman fired upon their vehicle and kidnapped the four U.S. citizens in the northern Mexico border city of Matamoros. On Friday, March 6 the four American’s had entered Matamoros, across from Brownsville, Texas. The […]
14 days ago

Dog Kennel in Salt Lake County is at full capacity

Despite the challenge, the South Salt Lake Animal Shelter is working with rescue teams to accommodate stray animals.
14 days ago

Cardboard Sled Derby in Park City, Utah

The Cardboard Sled Derby will happen from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on March 4th, 2023. Participants will compete for various prizes.
16 days ago

Plane crash near Stagecoach, Nevada left five dead

Authorities in Lyon County, Nevada which encompasses Stagecoach received call after call about a possible aircraft crash around 9:15 p.m. on Friday.
23 days ago

Salt Lake City snowstorm this week broke records, did you know?

Some areas of SLC hit by the snowstorm, including West Jordan, got anywhere from 18- to 24 inches of snow and snowdrifts that were eight feet high.
25 days ago

3.2 earthquake hits Corinne, Utah. Did you feel it?

Since Nov. 12, 2022, there have been seventy-nine earthquakes in the same area near Brigham City, Utah.
1 month ago

Climate change effects may be lessened by lunar dust

A recent proposal suggests that lunar dust may mitigate some effects of climate change while humanity does the work to reduce greenhouse gases.
1 month ago

Dogs have been chasing wildlife, DWR reminds owners it’s illegal

DWR urges dog owners to leash their dogs. The Utah Division of Wildlife Resources said one recent incident left an elk injured.
1 month ago

Tiger Woods designing new golf course near Park City, Utah

Tiger utilizes his expertise as a world-renowned golfer in his first-ever high elevation golf course.
1 month ago