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See which Wasatch Front cities, districts are proposing new tax hikes

See which Wasatch Front cities, districts are proposing new tax hikes

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Posted July 19 - 12:45 p.m.

Here is a look at numerous locales and taxing entities throughout Utah that are mulling property tax hikes as part of their proposed 2024-25 budgets.
Man killed in Richfield rollover, woman in critical condition

Man killed in Richfield rollover, woman in critical condition

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Posted July 17 - 9:57 p.m.

One person was killed in a crash west of Richfield Wednesday night.
Motorcyclist injured in crash outside of Arches National Park

Motorcyclist injured in crash outside of Arches National Park

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Posted July 17 - 9:45 p.m.

A motorcyclist was injured Wednesday afternoon when he crashed into a truck while pulling out of Arches National Park.
Have You Seen This? Missionary returning home gives musician Post Malone a Book of Mormon

Have You Seen This? Missionary returning home gives musician Post Malone a Book of Mormon

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Posted July 17 - 6:02 p.m.

A missionary at the St. George Airport was ecstatic to see his family after two long years, but he also had a surprise celebrity encounter when he gave Post Malone a Book of Mormon.
Uintah County motorcyclist on cross-country trip killed in crash minutes before reaching home

Uintah County motorcyclist on cross-country trip killed in crash minutes before reaching home

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Posted July 17 - 4:12 p.m.

A Uintah County man who was riding his motorcycle across the country was killed in a crash Sunday, just minutes away from home.
Fire crews battling blazes in northern, eastern Utah

Fire crews battling blazes in northern, eastern Utah

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Posted July 16 - 6:34 p.m.

The Tangent Peak Fire has reached 468 acres, as crews fly to access a remote portion of Box Elder County on the northwestern perimeter of the Great Salt Lake.
3 killed in head-on collision near Moab Sunday

3 killed in head-on collision near Moab Sunday

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Posted July 15 - 8:04 p.m.

Three people were killed in a head-on collision Sunday afternoon outside of Moab.
'He would've killed me': Utah man who stopped to help stranger attacked by aggressive bull

'He would've killed me': Utah man who stopped to help stranger attacked by aggressive bull

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Posted July 12 - 8:38 a.m.

An Iron County man was severely injured Monday and remained hospitalized Friday after he was attacked by a bull that he was helping to get off a stranger's property.
Fire marshal now says 18 were injured in Stadium of Fire fireworks malfunction

Fire marshal now says 18 were injured in Stadium of Fire fireworks malfunction

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Posted July 11 - 5:34 p.m.

The Provo fire marshal announced Thursday the number of people injured by misfired fireworks at Stadium of Fire has reached 18, including one who was severely injured.
Pedestrian suffers serious injuries when hit by truck in Salt Lake City

Pedestrian suffers serious injuries when hit by truck in Salt Lake City

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Posted July 10 - 9:14 p.m.

A man was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries after getting hit by a truck in Salt Lake City on Wednesday afternoon.
Fire roundup: Wildfires in southern Utah continue to blaze

Fire roundup: Wildfires in southern Utah continue to blaze

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Posted July 9 - 9:31 p.m.

As Utah faces a scorching heat wave this week, dozens of crews are continuing to battle blazes across the state.
Police investigating death of 12-year-old in Weber County

Police investigating death of 12-year-old in Weber County

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Posted July 9 - 8:31 p.m.

The Weber County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of a 12-year-old child in West Haven Tuesday.
Woman severely injured in Box Elder County farming accident

Woman severely injured in Box Elder County farming accident

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Posted July 9 - 5:02 p.m.

A 54-year-old woman was hospitalized with severe injuries after getting caught in some agricultural equipment Monday night in Box Elder County.
Provo woman becomes fastest mermaid in the world at Merlympics

Provo woman becomes fastest mermaid in the world at Merlympics

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Posted July 7 - 9:03 p.m.

A Provo woman became the fastest mermaid in the world in May when she competed at the Swiss Merlympics in Geneva, Switzerland.
Provo woman becomes 'tourist in my own state' by hiking to mountain letters

Provo woman becomes 'tourist in my own state' by hiking to mountain letters

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Posted July 6 - 7:03 p.m.

Erica Lewis Bradshaw has lived in Utah most of her life, but it wasn't until the last four years that she started exploring her home state by hiking all 83 mountainside letters.
Fire reaches 1,100 acres, 0% containment in Fishlake National Forest

Fire reaches 1,100 acres, 0% containment in Fishlake National Forest

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Posted July 6 - 4:20 p.m.

A fire started by lightning near Marysvale in Piute County has expanded to approximately 1,100 acres.
UVU film students chosen to be mentored by Hollywood screenwriter

UVU film students chosen to be mentored by Hollywood screenwriter

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Posted July 6 - 9:01 a.m.

Five Utah Valley University film students are getting the opportunity of a lifetime to be mentored by a renowned Hollywood screenwriter.
Motorcyclist killed in crash inside Zion National Park tunnel

Motorcyclist killed in crash inside Zion National Park tunnel

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Posted July 5 - 5:47 p.m.

A 19-year-old died in a motorcycle crash that happened in the Zion-Mt. Carmel Tunnel in Zion National Park on Thursday.
Woods Cross man dies after accidentally falling out his bedroom window, police say

Woods Cross man dies after accidentally falling out his bedroom window, police say

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Posted July 5 - 3:48 p.m.

A Woods Cross man died Wednesday after police say he accidentally fell through the screen of his bedroom window, landing about 23 feet below.
Person extricated from vehicle flown to hospital after Washington County crash

Person extricated from vehicle flown to hospital after Washington County crash

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Posted July 3 - 7:36 p.m.

One person was airlifted in serious condition after a multivehicle crash in Washington County.
Burn experts warn of hot surfaces, other heat-related dangers during summer months

Burn experts warn of hot surfaces, other heat-related dangers during summer months

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Posted July 2 - 9:03 p.m.

The summer heat is great for dipping in the pool and eating a snow cone, but the heat can also quickly add danger during outdoor recreation.
Sheriff's office locates man accused of brandishing gun in road rage incident

Sheriff's office locates man accused of brandishing gun in road rage incident

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Posted July 2 - 3:29 p.m.

A man accused of brandishing a gun during a road rage incident Thursday morning in Eagle Mountain has been located and cited by the Utah County Sheriff's Office.
Utah fireworks season significantly contributes to air pollution, BYU study shows

Utah fireworks season significantly contributes to air pollution, BYU study shows

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Posted July 2 - 6:17 a.m.

Summer in Utah isn't complete without fireworks. And while most are dazzled by the colors in the air, some BYU professors are concerned about air pollution.
More than 9,000 without power in American Fork, adding to string of outages

More than 9,000 without power in American Fork, adding to string of outages

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Posted June 27 - 12:25 p.m.

American Fork is the latest city to be hit with a mass power outage after a string of outages have occurred across the Wasatch Front.
Roy man sent to prison for shooting a woman in the face during road rage incident

Roy man sent to prison for shooting a woman in the face during road rage incident

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Posted June 27 - 12:02 p.m.

A man who shot a woman in the face while driving on I-15 in Davis County was sentenced to nine years to life in prison.