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Police searching for driver in fatal American Fork hit-and-run

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 18th - 10:34pm

The crash occurred about 8 p.m. near 280 E. Main in American Fork. Police said in a news release the driver might not have known they hit a person because the street is dark.

State vs. city fight comes down to 'Ripper Clause' in Utah Constitution

Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Posted Nov 18th - 9:22pm

The legal battle over the Utah Inland Port Authority and whether it violated the Utah Constitution took a public stage for the first time Monday with arguments in front of a judge.

Salt Lake City's Mexican Consulate helps give migrants the resources to find educational success

Jennifer Guzman, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 18th - 9:01pm

The Mexican Consulate is hosting the opening ceremony Tuesday for its third Binational Education Week, a program dedicated to helping immigrant Mexicans find ways to return to, or continue, their education.

Storms to bring rain, snow throughout Utah; St. George dry spell expected to end

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 18th - 8:33pm

A slow-moving storm that’s forecast to bring rain and snow throughout the state this week could bring St. George's record dry spell to an end.

New homeless men’s center takes in new clients after long delays

Paul Nelson, KSL Newsradio  |  Posted Nov 18th - 8:04pm

Shelter officials say they’ve just recently completed some of the final “finishing touches” inside the new center. The original plan was for the center to open at the end of June.

Drug operation hit nearly every high school in Salt Lake Valley, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Nov 18th - 7:29pm

Police say his drugs were getting into nearly every high school in Salt Lake County and multiple middle schools.

Utahn gets up to life in prison for murdering, raping a 12-year-old girl when he was a teen

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted Nov 18th - 6:55pm

Jayden Sterzer, who as a teenager asked a neighbor girl, Kailey Vijil, to help search for his lost cat, then raped and murdered her, has been ordered to up to life in prison.

Veterans need telemental health services, low-barrier housing options, advocates say

Ashley Imlay, KSL  |  Posted Nov 18th - 5:38pm

While Utah’s number of veterans experiencing homelessness has decreased by 40% over the last 10 years, more can be done to help those who remain or are at risk.

2 neighboring abandoned Salt Lake City houses catch fire on same day

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 18th - 4:53pm

Fire crews fought fires at two abandoned homes next door to each other on 900 West on the same day.

Lehi man arrested during sting had previously raped girl, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Nov 18th - 4:46pm

A Lehi man recently arrested and accused of enticing a minor during an undercover police operation had previously paid a teenage girl to engage in sexual activity with him, according to prosecutors.

'Real Housewives' is coming to Utah. Why should I care?

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 18th - 4:18pm

Bravo’s massively popular “Real Housewives” reality show franchise is on its way to Utah next year. Here’s how the franchise became so popular.

Utah wildlife officials say bear sightings nearly double in 2019 over previous year

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 18th - 2:31pm

State wildlife officials continue to emphasize safety amid a dramatic spike in bear sightings compared to 2018.

New Latter-day Saint missionary handbook focuses less on ‘rules’ and more on ‘principles’

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 18th - 1:48pm

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints released a new missionary handbook Friday that focuses less on rules and more on principles.

‘Part art, part history’: The rising cost of Salt Lake City’s mayoral portraits

Katie McKellar, KSL  |  Posted Nov 18th - 12:47pm

As part of the mayoral transition expenses, the Salt Lake City Council is slated to consider in a budget amendment Tuesday $35,000 is proposed to cover the cost of outgoing Mayor Jackie Biskupski’s hand-painted portrait, including the frame.

7-acre fire at Camp Williams reduced to a few flames, officials say

Xoel Cardenas, KSL.com and Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Nov 18th - 12:30pm

Crews are responding to a 7-acre fire at Camp Williams, officials said Monday afternoon.

Former Utah teacher charged with having sexual relationship with student

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Nov 18th - 12:16pm

A former Uintah High School teacher was charged Monday with engaging in sexual activity with student.

Ogden plane crash victims continue recovery

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted Nov 18th - 11:55am

As federal officials investigate a weekend plane crash, the two occupants of the aircraft are continuing their recoveries.

Highland nonprofit offers free equine-assisted therapy to help veterans facing mental health issues

Jenny Guzman, KSL  |  Posted Nov 18th - 10:22am

In an effort to provide sustainable and effective therapy options for veterans facing mental health issues, Courage Reins has amped up its therapeutic program.

Zion National Park: Angels Landing trail temporarily closed after rockfall

Ryann Richardson, St. George News  |  Posted Nov 18th - 10:08am

Zion National Park officials have closed one of their most widely known trails after a rockfall late Saturday afternoon.