Derrick Jones

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Derrick Jones is a digital content producer for KSL NewsRadio. You can reach him at djones@ksl.com.

Rocky Mountain Power withdraws from renewable energy partnership

Rocky Mountain Power has pulled out of a partnership with many Utah communities whose goal is to use 100% renewable energy by 2030.
16 hours ago

BYU Basketball names new head coach

Brigham Young University has appointed Kevin Young as their new head coach of BYU Basketball following the departure of former head coach.
8 days ago

Highland Pipe burst floods homes, streets

Highland City suffered a burst pipe along the Murdock Canal Trail flooded the streets of residential areas.
11 days ago

Mountain Green fire district responds to 4×4 stuck in creek

Mountain Green Fire District responds after a 4-wheeler attempted to cross a shallow creek was swept approximately 200 feet downstream.
11 days ago

Roy High School teen arrested after bringing gun to school

A potentially dangerous situation at Roy High School, where officials were tipped off to a student who'd brought a handgun to school.
13 days ago

IOC delegates visit Salt Lake City to assess readiness for the 2030 games

The International Olympic Committee delegation is coming for a visit to assess Salt Lake and Utah's readiness to host the 2030 winter games
15 days ago

Evermore Park permanently closes, new attraction planned

Evermore Park has announced the closure of its operations after years of struggling to sustain its business model.
15 days ago

Air Force to detonate 10,000 pounds of explosives from now until September

The Air Force is detonating old and obsolete Department of Defense rocket motors. However they're not just tossing them in the garbage can.
16 days ago

Salt Lake City shooting leaves two injured, guns seized

Early Saturday morning, the Salt Lake City Police Department responded to a shooting at a home near 1050 West 300 South.
18 days ago

Utah Highway Patrol warns about changing a flat tire on freeways

A person was hit by a car and died this week after changing their flat tire on the freeway, something the UHP strongly advises against.
20 days ago

Skeletal remains found at Bear River Bird Refuge

The Box Elder County Sheriff's Office said the human skeletal remains were found in a remote portion of the wetland area.
25 days ago

Home Depot buying supplier to professional contractors in a deal valued at about $18.25 billion

Home Depot will buy SRS Distribution, a materials provider for professionals, in a deal valued at approximately $18.25 billion.
27 days ago

Syracuse house fire sends one to the hospital

A fire that appeared to have started in the garage of a Syracuse home at 2345 South Bluff Road in Syracuse, Utah.
1 month ago

Car slid into retention pond, driver safe

Utah Highway Patrol troopers came to the aid of a driver whose vehicle veered off into a nearby retention pond
1 month ago

Eagle mountain water main break left residents without water

A water main break on Sparrowhawk Way in Eagle Mountain will leave approximately 30 residents without water for the next 15 hours.
1 month ago

West Jordan road work to cause delays

The Utah Department of Transportation is starting a major road project in West Jordan that could cause delays.
2 months ago

Tumbleweed cleanup efforts underway in Daybreak

Cleanup efforts continue in a Daybreak community in South Jordan after an unusual storm blanketed the neighborhood in tumbleweed.
2 months ago

Power restored to thousands, work continues, after winter slams Utah

Rocky Mountain Power attributed the outages to power lines downed or damaged by the wind and snow.
2 months ago

Lake Powell asks for public’s help locating possible salvage

Park officials want to know where sunken vessels were seen as Lake Powell reached record low levels.
2 months ago

Update: 4-year-old boy hit by a car in Tooele

A 4-year-old boy was hit by a car Thursday afternoon near Spencer's Field in Tooele. The driver stayed on the scene.
2 months ago

I-15 collisions affecting weekend traffic

A multi-vehicle collision involving three cars on northbound I-15 at 10600 S has caused delays after a truck pulling a trailer rolled over, blocking three lanes.
2 months ago

“Utah’s RFRA”, passes the House and heads to the Governor

Utah's SB 150, similar to the Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA), passed the House and awaits the Governor's signature.
2 months ago

Medical emergency kills driver at the wheel

A driver in Draper experienced a medical emergency and passed away at the wheel Thursday evening, resulting in an accident.
2 months ago

Family displaced after a fire in their St. George home

Emergency fire crews responded to a St. George fire after a passerby saw smoke from the garage of a home. 
2 months ago