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Roy man admits gunshot wound was self-inflicted

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 22nd - 10:29am

A Roy man who initially reported being shot while trying to stop a crime has admitted to lying to authorities.

Store owner feels blessed he wasn’t hit by gunfire during police chase, shooting

Tania Dean, KSL TV  |  Posted Apr 22nd - 8:18am

On April 8, a gunman led police on a chase through the streets of Salt Lake — a chase that ended in a hail of gunfire after the gunman crashed into a store. That store was Princess Alterations at 3339 S. State in South Salt Lake. Two weeks later, it’s still in shambles and the owners say they can’t stay there.

Utah County considers new court for domestic violence cases

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 22nd - 7:40am

Utah County prosecutors are looking into partnering with area justice courts to create a specialized court for domestic violence cases — a first of its kind in the state.

ICYMI: 10 stories from the weekend

Sean Walker, and Yvette Cruz,  |  Posted Apr 22nd - 7:21am

Here are 10 stories you may have missed this weekend. As always, click on the headline to read the full story.

Construction begins on multifaceted Utah Shakespeare Festival, SUMA project

Jeff Richards, St. George News  |  Posted Apr 21st - 10:36pm

The Utah Shakespeare Festival and the Southern Utah Museum of Art (SUMA) recently broke ground on a multipart project meant to enhance the guest experience at the Beverley Taylor Sorenson Center for the Arts on the campus of Southern Utah University.

Rock climber, 18, remained hospitalized Sunday after fall

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Apr 21st - 9:58pm

An 18-year-old rock climber who fell 20 feet while rappelling Saturday remains hospitalized and in a coma.

Possible presidential candidate Howard Schultz postpones Utah visit

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted Apr 21st - 7:15pm

Howard Schultz, the former Starbucks chief executive considering a third-party run for president in 2020, has postponed a planned visit to Utah this week.

Utah bridges rank among safest in nation

Jed Boal, KSL TV  |  Posted Apr 21st - 6:41pm

More than 60 bridges statewide are listed as structurally deficient. A recent nationwide assessment, however, ranks Utah’s bridges among the best.

Utah faith, political leaders mourn deadly toll in Sri Lankan bombings

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Apr 21st - 5:10pm

Faith leaders and members of Utah's congressional delegation had messages of sympathy and support for Sri Lank following a series of a Easter bombings.

Report shows 239 people sickened in Utah fluoride overfeed; investigation continuing

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL  |  Posted Apr 21st - 1:46pm

A new summary of the health impacts caused by the accidental release of fluoride in Sandy says there were 239 cases of sick people.

The benefits of decreasing your added sugar intake

Aley Davis, KSL TV  |  Posted Apr 21st - 12:35pm

Most people know too much added sugar isn’t very good for us, but manufacturers are getting smart and sneaking it into everything. One Utah family is making a habit of reading labels and decreasing their sugar intake.

Salt Lake City blossoms with religious diversity

Cara MacDonald,  |  Posted Apr 21st - 11:22am

Salt Lake City, heavily influenced by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, is often thought by outsiders as not being religiously diverse. The reality is much to the contrary.

Conference hopes to help Utah women get 'in the money'

Jasen Lee, KSL  |  Posted Apr 21st - 9:19am

On Monday, Utah Treasurer David Damschen, along with the Utah Financial Empowerment Coalition will host the first "Women in the Money" Utah Financial Empowerment Conference "to empower Utah women to achieve financial security."

Local outdoor professionals share gear and self-care hacks for spring

Ian Dempsey, Contributor  |  Posted Apr 21st - 8:11am

KSL spoke with local outdoor professionals about their favorite do-it-yourself gear repair and self-care hacks, as well as their philosophy on gear repair.

Coal project near Bryce Canyon National Park draws lawsuit

Brady McCombs, The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 21st - 7:35am

Environmental organizations are suing the Trump administration over the approval a coal-mining project near a national park in southern Utah.

Utahn home from military surprises mom at FanX

Alex Cabrero, KSL TV  |  Posted Apr 20th - 10:32pm

One character at the Saturday FanX event sure got a lot of attention.

Surveillance video shows barista confront burglar at drive-thru window

Matt Rascon, KSL TV  |  Posted Apr 20th - 8:55pm

A burglar caught in broad daylight diving through the drive-thru window at a café in Sugar House likely got away empty-handed, thanks to a barista.

How to use your smartphone to make new habits stick

Sloan Schrage, KSL TV  |  Posted Apr 20th - 8:06pm

Breaking old habits or even adopting new ones is no walk in the park, but now many people are finding success in using their smartphones to tackle habits.

Ancient mystery or a hoax? Archaeologists investigate rare find at Lake Powell

John Hollenhorst, KSL TV  |  Posted Apr 20th - 7:31pm

A hiker in southern Utah has found what appear to be old Spanish coins possibly dating back to the time of the conquistadors and perhaps even earlier.

Man convicted of murder in stabbing of St. George woman

The Associated Press  |  Posted Apr 20th - 7:07pm

A 29-year-old man faces up to life in prison after being convicted of first-degree murder in the fatal stabbing of a St. George woman with a decorative sword in her apartment.