Outdoors + Recreation

Bryonia, also known as bryony, is a weed that is part of the cucumber family. It looks very similar...
Michelle Lee

How to control the noxious bryonia weed

Do you have bryonia creeping up in your yard? If you do, be very careful because this white poisonous weed can be extremely noxious. Here are some tips on how to identify and control it.
2 hours ago
A view of the state Capitol and the Salt Lake City skyline....
Andrew Gordon

High temps bring warnings and ozone problems to Utah

Utah's high temperatures have brought on the hottest day of the year so far in the state, along with warnings and ozone issues.
19 hours ago
Utah is flirting with triple-digit weather this weekend and as tempting as it may be police say to ...
Josuee Sanchez

Stay away from fast-moving water this summer

Utah is flirting with triple-digit weather this weekend and as tempting as it may be police say to stay away from fast-moving water.
21 hours ago
Provo police are urging people to stay at least 40 feet away from the Provo River, after three peop...
Emma Keddington

Officials warn people to stay away from the Provo River

Provo police say it's vital right now, when the Provo River is running at a very fast rate, to stay at least 40 feet away from all riverbanks. 
1 day ago
A bison pictured at Antelope Island. If you encounter a bison in the wild, the best thing to do is ...
Alexandrea Bonilla

Encounter a bison? Wildlife officials say to keep your distance

Just because bison aren't predators doesn't mean they aren't dangerous. Wildlife officials urge people to give bison their space.
3 days ago
Provo police said a 13-year-old boy fell into the Provo River at Riverside Park on Tuesday afternoo...
Clayre Scott

Teen falls into the Provo River at Riverside Park, rescued by a passerby and firefighters

The child was reportedly found and removed from the water between Riverside and Alligator Parks, police said at that time he was doing okay.
3 days ago
A red and white ski bus labeled with the UTA logo...
Mariah Maynes

Central Wasatch Commission: third year of ski bus priority was “successful”

According to the Central Wasatch Commission, the Ski Bus Priority Access Program had a successful third season.
3 days ago
horsetail falls, where a woman died nearby after being swept away by water...
Sam Herrera

Officials identify woman who died near Horsetail Falls

Officials believe 19-year-old Cynthia Ann Grimwood from Springville, Utah died after getting swept away in a river near Horsetail Falls.
4 days ago
hikers stuck by little cottonwood creek are rescued by rope system. ( Salt Lake County Sheriff's Se...
Diana Jones

Hikers rescued from Little Cottonwood Creek

This past Saturday evening two 18-year-old hikers found themselves trapped on the wrong side of Little Cottonwood Creek. 
4 days ago
Fast moving water of the Provo River...
Alexandrea Bonilla

Officials urge caution around fast-moving water after weekend deaths

Authorities ask people to be careful around fast-moving water. Two people died after being swept away in separate accidents in 24 hours.
4 days ago
A shadow reveals a camper reading a book inside an orange tent....
Mariah Maynes

Summer camping tips to make your trip a success

Camping this summer? Read these tips before heading out to remain safe.
4 days ago
Bryce Canyon National Park Ranger died last Friday night. (A national park service ranger hat and b...
Diana Jones

Bryce Canyon ranger dies after on-duty accident

Last night around 11:30pm, Park Ranger Tom Lorig dies on-duty at the annual Astronomy Festival, after tripping and falling on a large rock.
6 days ago
Fast moving water of the Provo River...
Kennedy Camarena, Diana Jones

12-year-old boy rescued from Provo River dies

A person was reported to be missing in Provo at Bridal Veil Falls on Saturday afternoon. Search and rescue crews were called into the area.
6 days ago
The body of a woman who went missing near Horsetail Falls was found on Saturday....
Kennedy Camarena

Horsetail Falls missing hiker found dead

A 19-year-old woman who went missing on Friday was found dead Saturday morning while search and rescue crews were searching for her.
6 days ago
Spring poppy field landscape against colorful sky and light clouds...
Britt Johnson

Poppy paparazzi causing problems in Utah communities

Poppy photos are all the rage right now, especially at the Alpine and Mantua poppy fields. However, locals say it's causing some problems.
7 days ago
When you’re thinking about what kind of mulch to use, Taun says you have to consider the slope of...
Michelle Lee

Things to consider before applying mulch

What are the different types of mulch products? How do you choose the right one? How much should you be applying? Here are some of the most common mulch-related questions answered by KSL Greenhouse Hosts Taun Beddes and Maria Shilaos.
7 days ago
Babs, a snow leopard at the Hogle Zoo, sits on a rock....
Kennedy Camarena

Hogle Zoo announces birth of two snow leopard cubs

A vulnerable species known as the snow leopard is doing well at the Hogle Zoo after giving birth to two cubs.
7 days ago
Ida M. Cotten park was donated to the city in 2019....
Eliza Pace, ksl tv

Salt Lake City seeks public input on improving public park

The park, which sits at 1815 South and 300 East, was selected as one of the Reimagine Neighborhood Parks to receive funding from the Parks, Trails, & Open Space General Obligation Bond.
8 days ago
A photo from a prior urban rappelling event organized by Over The Edge....
Josuee Sanchez

Utahns rappelling for refugees

Utahns can now help raise money for refugees "the Utah Way" by rappelling down an 18-story building in downtown Salt Lake City. 
9 days ago
The waters of the Great Salt Lake on an overcast...
Adam Small

Great Salt Lake levels have peaked for the year, expected to drop this summer

One expert said that the Great Salt Lake's levels have peaked for the year.
9 days ago
The Zion-Mt Carmel Highway view from the Canyon Overlook trail....
Michael Camit

Zion National Park plans to reroute large vehicles in 2026

Zion National Park will begin rerouting large vehicles away from the Mt. Carmel Zion highway starting in the Summer of 2026.
9 days ago
Two inmates working with plants in one of the state prison's nine greenhouses....
Heather Peterson

Inmates create state prison greenhouses that provide far-reaching benefits

The nine greenhouses at the Utah State Correctional Facility provide plants for agencies across the state, while helping inmates develop life skills they can take with them in life after prison.
10 days ago
A view of Bridal Veil Falls in Provo Canyon....
Eliza Pace and Shara Park, KSL TV

Woman injured by falling slab of rock at Bridal Veil Falls

A slab of rock broke loose at Bridal Veil Falls, rolling down the mountainside. The rock hit a woman who is between 60 and 70 years old.
11 days ago
A fire control helicopter flies over ongoing controlled fires on Monroe Mountain. Prescribed burns ...
Kyle Remund

Monroe Mountain forests refreshed in prescribed burns

Thousands of acres of aspen forest have been the focus of prescribed burns as part of a restoration project on Monroe Mountain.
11 days ago