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Police: 2 in custody after fleeing car stopped for speeding in Cedar City

Linda Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted   Sep 25th - 10:17pm

Two men are in custody after fleeing their car when they were stopped for speeding on I-15, police say.

Jail nurse charged in death of Duchesne inmate, 21

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted   Sep 25th - 10:16pm

A Duchesne County Jail nurse has been criminally charged in the December death of an inmate who prosecutors say received no treatment despite being too weak to leave her jail bed after days of vomiting and diarrhea.

2 recovering after Garden City shooting that killed 1

Annie Knox, KSL  |  Posted   Sep 25th - 9:59pm

A couple is recovering and another man is dead Sunday after they exchanged gunfire in Garden City, police said.

U. officials chat with students before this week's Ben Shapiro speech

Ashley Stilson, KSL  |  Posted   Sep 25th - 9:10pm

Ben Shapiro is coming to speak at the University of Utah on Wednesday, and students and faculty are discussing how the university should handle the controversy.

Sen. Orrin Hatch backs bill providing 'Dreamers' path to U.S. citizenship

Dennis Romboy, KSL  |  Posted   Sep 25th - 8:37pm

Calling some immigration laws "stupid," Sen. Orrin Hatch backed legislation Monday that would provide undocumented children a path to U.S. citizenship.

Did your neighborhood school make the grade?

Marjorie Cortez, KSL  |  Posted   Sep 25th - 8:30pm

Slightly more Utah elementary and middle schools received D's and F's in 2017, slightly more earned C's, and fewer earned A's and B's, according to data state education officials are expected to release Monday.

Groups riled over proposed oil and gas leases

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL  |  Posted   Sep 25th - 8:02pm

Environmental groups are panning the Bureau of Land Management's plans to offer oil and gas leases on 51,400 acres in southeastern Utah, including parcels near the San Juan River and Hovenweep National Monument. The BLM says impacts can be minimized.

USOC leaders say Salt Lake would face US competition for Winter Games

Lisa Riley Roche, KSL  |  Posted   Sep 25th - 7:39pm

U.S. Olympic Committee leaders Monday didn't rule out bidding for the 2026 Winter Games but said if they decide to go forward in the coming year, Salt Lake would face both national and international competition.

Utah, state GOP take election law battle to 10th Circuit Court of Appeals

Michelle L. Price and Kathleen Foody, Associated Press  |  Posted   Sep 25th - 7:31pm

Utah Republicans pressed ahead Monday with a legal battle that has divided the party for three years, arguing before a federal appeals court that a state law changing how political parties nominate their candidates is unconstitutional.

Video shows events before, after Cottonwood Heights officer shot teen boy

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted   Sep 25th - 7:22pm

On Monday, the Cottonwood Heights Police Department released body camera video from an early morning officer-involved shooting on Sept. 3.

Over a dozen Davis County homes evacuated due to gas leak

Xoel Cardenas, KSL.com  |  Posted   Sep 25th - 6:35pm

A gas leak forced residents to temporarily evacuate homes Monday evening.

Union says city 'made pariahs' of officers in U. nurse arrest

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted   Sep 25th - 6:31pm

The Salt Lake Police Association on Monday broke its silence regarding the widely publicized arrest of a University Hospital nurse by two officers, saying the union is "extremely concerned and dismayed" at how the city has handled the investigation.

Police identify Orem man killed in Provo Canyon crash

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted   Sep 25th - 5:54pm

Police on Monday identified a man killed in a crash in Provo Canyon Friday afternoon.

‘If you want a hearing, you better shut up,’ Hatch tells health care bill protesters

Tracie Snowder, KSL.com  |  Posted   Sep 25th - 5:47pm

A hearing on the controversial Graham-Cassidy health care bill led to dozens of protesters in wheelchairs being removed by Capitol Police as Utah Sen. Orrin Hatch told them to “shut up.”

So. S.L. rehab center manager charged with stealing money

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted   Sep 25th - 4:11pm

The office manager of a South Salt Lake rehabilitation center for people with disabilities has been charged with stealing money from patients and the company.

Is aerial imagery company in South Jordan the new Google Earth?

Liesl Nielsen, KSL.com  |  Posted   Sep 25th - 3:15pm

Google Earth is a quick — and free — way to visit everything from your neighbor’s backyard to the top of Mt. Everest. But there are those who search for something a little more precise. Enter Nearmap.

Police investigate shooting at downtown bar

Pat Reavy, KSL  |  Posted   Sep 25th - 3:04pm

Salt Lake police continued looking Monday for an alleged gunman in connection with a weekend shooting at a downtown bar.

Lexi’s story: How a St. George family faces telling their 3-year-old child she has cancer

Kimberly Scott, St. George News  |  Posted   Sep 25th - 12:46pm

How do you tell a 3-year-old child they have cancer? It’s the gut-wrenching question St. George resident Casi Vaipae found herself facing when her daughter was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia earlier this year.

Police seek vehicle that hit traffic signal, downed overhead lines on Redwood Road

Linda Williams, KSL.com and Haley Smith, KSL Tv  |  Posted   Sep 25th - 10:48am

A large vehicle apparently hit a traffic signal and ripped down the lines connected to it at Redwood Road at Indiana Avenue Monday morning.

ICYMI: 10 stories from the weekend

Yvette Cruz and Sean Walker  |  Posted   Sep 25th - 7:31am

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