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Spanish Fork man admits he murdered his wife

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Jun 25th - 8:17pm

A Spanish Fork man, Curtis Ray Nichols, has admitted to murdering his wife, Robin Nichols, nearly two years ago. His guilty plea to murder and other charges is part of a deal with prosecutors, court records show.

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Mueller to testify publicly before House committees July 17

Mary Clare Jalonick, Eric Tucker and Lisa Mascaro, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 7:56pm

Special counsel Robert Mueller has agreed to testify publicly before two House committees after Democrats issued subpoenas to compel him to appear, the chairmen of the two committees announced Tuesday.

Idaho toddler severely burned after falling into roasting pan

Nate Eaton, EastIdahoNews.com  |  Posted Jun 25th - 7:28pm

An Idaho Falls toddler is recovering in the hospital after being severely burned while visiting family in Colorado.

UTA hires new executive director from Silicon Valley

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Jun 25th - 7:03pm

The Utah Transit Authority has chosen Carolyn Gonot, the chief planning and engineering officer for a San Jose-area transportation agency, to serve as executive director.

Spida, meet Spider: Donovan Mitchell face-to-face with Tom Holland in crossover commercial for new shoe

Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 25th - 5:55pm

Utah Jazz guard Donovan "Spida" Mitchell released the first 30-second spot for his D.O.N Issue #1 shoe on social media, and he got a little help from "Spider-Man: Far From Home" actors Tom Holland and (Mitchell superfan) Jake Gyllenhaal.

Mirror Lake Highway reopens after big snow season; some campsites remain closed

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 25th - 5:44pm

Summer is here, and Mirror Lake Highway finally reopened for the season Monday. While the road is open, some of the recreational areas in northeastern Summit County remain closed, according to U.S. Forest Service officials.

Populous hired to design Rice-Eccles Stadium expansion project, with slight changes

Josh Furlong, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 25th - 5:10pm

The University of Utah has selected Populous to design its $80 million Rice-Eccles Stadium south end zone expansion project.

Bicyclist’s body found in Springdale after mother reports him missing

Ryann Richardson, St. George News  |  Posted Jun 25th - 4:32pm

The body of a 20-year-old bicyclist was found an hour after his mother reported him missing.

Border official resigns amid uproar over migrant children

Nomaan Merchant, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 4:05pm

The acting head of U.S. Customs and Border Protection resigned Tuesday amid an uproar over the discovery of migrant children being held in pitiful conditions at one of the agency's stations in Texas.

Police identify woman who died in Spanish Fork multi-car crash

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 25th - 3:35pm

Angela Marie Palmer, 54, of Mapleton, died of injuries she received in the car crash, according to police. The driver of the Porsche, 56-year-old Jeffery Palmer, of Mapleton, is currently in the ICU at a local hospital, police said.

Utah federal prosector receives national award for work with domestic violence victims

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 25th - 3:31pm

A federal prosecutor in Utah received national recognition for his volunteer work with domestic violence victims.

Have You Seen This? These Utah kids can shred

Yvette Cruz, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 25th - 3:02pm

You know the phrase, “just like riding a bike," right? That means something completely different to young Sophie and Lyon.

5 home improvement projects ideal for warmer weather

Amsco Windows  |  Posted Jun 25th - 3:00pm

With the sun shining and the snow melted away, this upcoming summer season is a great opportunity to work on projects around the house. Here are five home improvement projects that are ideal to accomplish during the summer months.

Helper councilman arrested, accused of groping neighbor

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 25th - 2:34pm

A city councilman in Helper was recently arrested after police say he entered his neighbor's house uninvited and groped her.

Utah alcohol agency to hold first drawing for rare, high-demand liquor

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 25th - 2:02pm

The Utah Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control will hold its first drawing for rare, high-demand products in July.

Man in serious condition after ATV crash near Soldier Summit

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 25th - 1:44pm

A man is in serious condition after an ATV crash in the White River area near Soldier Summit in Wasatch County, officials said.

Police release photos of U. student from day she went missing

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com and Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 25th - 1:36pm

Salt Lake City police released the last known photos of missing University of Utah student Mackenzie Lueck Tuesday at a news conference.

Boy in Utah had typhoid fever after time in border detention camp

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Jun 25th - 1:17pm

A migrant boy who had been detained at a Customs and Border Protection camp came to Utah with typhoid fever last month, health officials confirmed Tuesday.

UHP: DUI crashes down from last year; 135 people arrested under new DUI threshold

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Jun 25th - 12:44pm

New numbers released by UHP Monday show a decline in alcohol-related crashes and that the number arrests under the new .05% blood alcohol threshold remains low.

Woman believed to be dead revived by paramedics following motorcycle crash in Utah

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Jun 25th - 12:16pm

A woman that was initially believed to be dead following a crash between a motorcycle and a pickup truck was in critical condition Tuesday.

First lady's spokeswoman to be White House press secretary

Darlene Superville, Associated Press  |  Posted Jun 25th - 11:40am

Stephanie Grisham, longtime spokeswoman and confidante to Melania Trump, will succeed Sarah Sanders as White House press secretary, the first lady announced Tuesday. Grisham is jumping into her new role by accompanying President Donald Trump on a trip to Asia starting Wednesday.