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Refinery flares safeguard fuel processing equipment if malfunctions occur...
Alejandro Lucero

Refinery flares are normal says Utah Department of Environmental Quality

Refinery flares might seem uncommon, but the Utah Department of Environmental Quality said they are normal and present no cause for concern.
1 hour ago
Utah ranks one of the top ten states to have a baby, new study finds....
Waverly Golden

Utah is a top ten state to have a baby says new study

According to a new study, Utah is among the top states to have a baby and has one of the lowest c-sections hospital costs.
2 hours ago
children at an assembly pictured. The first day of school is coming up...
Samantha Herrera

First day of school dates for schools along the Wasatch Front

The first day of the 2022-2023 school is just weeks away for most school districts along the Wasatch Front. Here's a list of those days.
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Former President Donald Trump is pictured. The FBI just conducted a raid on his home....
Mark Jackson

Utah reaction to the FBI search of Trump’s Mar-a-Lago estate

The FBI search on former president Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago home is prompting a lot of reaction. Two experts provide a local take.
8 hours ago
A truck ran into a building causing a gas leak. Driver fled the scene....
Alejandro Lucero

Police looking for driver that caused hit and run, gas leak on Redwood Road

Police are looking for the driver in a hit and run this morning near 2050 South Redwood Road. Witnesses say the suspect fled on a bicycle.
1 day ago
James McConkie is pictured. The petito family filed a lawsuit against Moab Police...
Samantha Herrera

Family of Gabby Petito announces intent to file lawsuit against Moab Police

Gabby Petito's family alleges that the Moab City Police Department was negligent, and failed to protect Petito from Brian Laundrie.
1 day ago
poll utah County utah lake algal bloom...
Amie Schaeffer

Poll shows support in Utah County for the Utah Lake Restoration Project

A project developer said their poll shows that residents of Utah County support the Utah Lake Restoration Project.
1 day ago
A west valley police car is pictured....
Simone Seikaly

Crowd lifts car from person hit by speeding driver in West Valley City

The victim was hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries, and the driver was booked into the Salt Lake County jail.
1 day ago
FILE - The Capitol is seen in Washington, early Friday, April 1, 2022. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhit...
MARK JACKSON and SAMANTHA HERRERA

Utah’s senators react to passage of Inflation Reduction Act

The Inflation Reduction Act passed through the Senate along party lines on Sunday. Utah's two senators both denounced the bill.
1 day ago
Solar panels might not be affordable for Utahns....
Amanda Dickson

Can the average Utahn afford to go solar?

With power bills going up around the country, more people are investigating the option of going solar. When you add in federal and state incentives, is it affordable for the average Utahn?
2 days ago
Leave No Trace has selected Mossy Cave Trail in Bryce Canyon National Park as a 2022 Hot Spot....
Devin Oldroyd

Mossy Cave Trail in Bryce Canyon selected as 2022 Hot Spot

Leave No Trace said that 2022 Hot Spot contenders are popular outdoor areas with heavy recreational use and human-created impacts
4 days ago
Utah lake bloom algal...
Simone Seikaly

Utah Lake algal bloom still at harmful levels says DEQ

Utah Lake visitors are asked not to drink the water near an algal bloom, to avoid swimming and water skiing, and to thoroughly clean fish that are caught.
4 days ago
Lions Not Sheep FTC...
Samantha Herrera

Utah company, Lions Not Sheep ordered to cease “made in USA” claims

Utah-based Lions Not Sheep owner Sean Whalen was ordered to pay $211,335 by the Federal Trade Commission for false claims.
4 days ago
The Church Office Building of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is pictured during th...
Tad Walch, Deseret News

Church responds to AP story on abuse of a child and reporting hotline

“The abuse of a child or any other individual is inexcusable,” The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints said in a statement.
4 days ago
sprinkler is pictured. Secondary water is used for irrigation....
Kate Davis

Utah Board of Water Resources approves nearly $200 million to build secondary water meters

Grants totaling around $190 million will be used to build over 100,000 new secondary water meters across the state of Utah.
4 days ago
Utah Clean Air Partnership urges Utahns to take steps toward cleaner air....
Martha Harris

“Live to Breathe” campaign encourages steps for clean air

Utah Clean Air Partnership's "Live to Breathe" campaign encourages Utahns to take meaningful steps toward cleaner air.
5 days ago
Grand opening event for the Salt Lake County Jail Resource Reentry Program....
Waverly Golden

SLC County Jail announces a new resource reentry program

Salt Lake County's reentry program helps individuals navigate the stressful transition from jail back into the community.
5 days ago
Kent Cody Barlow pleaded not guilty to three criminal charges Aug. 4....
Alejandro Lucero

Man accused of killing two kids in Eagle Mountain crash pleads not guilty

Kent Cody Barlow pleaded not guilty today to three criminal charges. The charges include manslaughter and drug possession.
5 days ago
Camp Hope...
Amanda Dickson

Breaking the cycle of violence with Camp Hope

Camp Hope is a program for kids and teens who are impacted by the work of the Salt Lake County District Attorney.
5 days ago
Lindon police officer in uniform. They are investigation the death of a Lindon 16-year-old...
Samantha Herrera

Four more arrests made in death of Lindon teenager

The investigation remains active, but Lindon Police said those directly involved with the 16-year-old victim's death has been arrested.
5 days ago
A white van T-boned in a crash on 500 South at 500 West. (Utah Highway Patrol)...
Heather Kelly

Speeding vehicle crashes in rush hour, closes 500 South ramp to freeway

The chase and crash impacted rush hour traffic on Thursday and led to an arrest. One driver went to the hospital with minor injuries.
5 days ago
A man walks with his umbrella open in the August rain...
Adam Small

Recent August storms are typical, we just got used to dry summers

With recent storms bringing rain to northern Utah, and more on the way, it may feel like August is more rainy than usual.
5 days ago
A new rockhounding app provides updated information....
Alejandro Lucero

Rockhounders should ‘dig’ this new app from the Utah Geological Survey and Bureau of Land Management

Rockhounders rejoice! A new app from the Utah Geological Survey and Bureau of Land Management provide rockhounders with a new tool.
6 days ago
water restrictions Washington County...
Simone Seikaly

Restrictions on golf courses, non-functional grass among Washington County strict water rules

The new Washington County water ordinances also ask residents and businesses to use secondary, or untreated water for outdoor use when available.
6 days ago

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