Tim Vandenack

West Jordan police holding 'resource fair' for Latinos on driver's licenses, privilege cards

West Jordan police holding 'resource fair' for Latinos on driver's licenses, privilege cards

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted July 19 - 6:45 a.m.

West Jordan police are hosting a "resource fair" geared to the Latino community in part to provide information about getting driver's licenses and driving privilege cards.
See which Wasatch Front cities, districts are proposing new tax hikes

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

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted July 18 - 7:58 a.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.
Peruvian Consulate up and running; nation becomes 3rd with diplomatic offices in Utah

Peruvian Consulate up and running; nation becomes 3rd with diplomatic offices in Utah

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted July 17 - 12:33 p.m.

The Peruvian Consulate is operating out of a downtown Salt Lake City high-rise, making Peru the third nation with diplomatic offices in Utah after Mexico and El Salvador.
Former head of University of Utah's diversity division, axed by HB261, is stepping down

Former head of University of Utah's diversity division, axed by HB261, is stepping down

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted July 16 - 9:45 p.m.

Mary Ann Villarreal, who headed the University of Utah's equity, diversity and inclusion division before its elimination because of HB261, is leaving to take another post.
Weber County's offerings for seniors face uncertainty; one or two facilities could close

Weber County's offerings for seniors face uncertainty; one or two facilities could close

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted July 16 - 7:05 p.m.

Weber County leaders are debating the future of the five senior centers in the county and mulling elimination of one or two of them due to limited funding.
Mexican state of Oaxaca focus of Utah activities as Guelaguetza celebrations loom

Mexican state of Oaxaca focus of Utah activities as Guelaguetza celebrations loom

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted July 16 - 1:20 p.m.

Oaxaca will be the focus of planned activities on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday in Utah in connection with the annual Guelageutza celebrations in the Mexican state.
Layton mobile home park residents mull future as 6-story apartment building takes shape

Layton mobile home park residents mull future as 6-story apartment building takes shape

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted July 13 - 9:08 p.m.

The remaining residents at a Layton mobile home park, told in 2021 they'd eventually have to leave, ponder their future as development proceeds on a vacated park section.
Annual pops concert and fireworks show returns to Weber State campus on Sunday

Annual pops concert and fireworks show returns to Weber State campus on Sunday

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted July 12 - 9:25 p.m.

The annual Lindquist Family Symphony Pops Concert and Fireworks show, which draws thousands, returns to the Weber State campus on Sunday.
Former Ogden man identified as victim of 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre from DNA

Former Ogden man identified as victim of 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre from DNA

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted July 12 - 7:08 p.m.

DNA from a former Ogden man has been identified as a victim of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre, the first such identification as part of a probe into those killed in the incident.
FBI identifies Kaysville man as suspect in disappearance in Mexico of Ogden teen, her cousins

FBI identifies Kaysville man as suspect in disappearance in Mexico of Ogden teen, her cousins

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted July 12 - 3:22 p.m.

The FBI has identified Antonio Moreno, of Kaysville, as a suspect in the disappearance of Ogden teen Elizabeth Gonzalez and her two young cousins, Moreno's biological daughters.
Clearfield rebrands itself 'Utah's Military City' as part of growth, development efforts

Clearfield rebrands itself 'Utah's Military City' as part of growth, development efforts

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted July 11 - 8:36 p.m.

The city of Clearfield, sitting next to Hill Air Force Base, is rebranding itself "Utah's Military City" as part of efforts to reimagine the city and spur development.
'The worst thing': FBI, Ogden mom seek help in locating teen who went missing in Mexico City

'The worst thing': FBI, Ogden mom seek help in locating teen who went missing in Mexico City

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted July 11 - 5:18 p.m.

Alma Soreque and an FBI rep spoke to the media, seeking help in locating Soreque's daughter Elizabeth Gonzalez, who went missing on June 30 in Mexico City.
Border apprehensions dip, but Salt Lake shelters — contending with immigrant influx — still packed

Border apprehensions dip, but Salt Lake shelters — contending with immigrant influx — still packed

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted July 11 - 6:20 a.m.

The latest figures from the U.S-Mexico border show encounters with immigrants are down but that Salt Lake shelters, contending with an immigrant influx, are still full.
US immigration officials seek info on possible detention center for Utah; Ogden site proposed

US immigration officials seek info on possible detention center for Utah; Ogden site proposed

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted July 10 - 7:55 a.m.

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement is seeking information on a possible immigration detention center in Utah, and Weber County officials are proposing an Ogden site.
Ogden Encircle facility for LGBTQ youth, delayed for over 2 years, to be finished in the fall

Ogden Encircle facility for LGBTQ youth, delayed for over 2 years, to be finished in the fall

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted July 10 - 7:44 a.m.

Work on the Ogden Encircle facility for LGBTQ youth, originally to have been done by early 2022, advances and should be complete by the fall.
Safety of Ogden Canyon Road focus of scrutiny in wake of deadly accident

Safety of Ogden Canyon Road focus of scrutiny in wake of deadly accident

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted July 9 - 10:23 a.m.

The safety of travel on Ogden Canyon Road in Weber County is focus of scrutiny after an accident on the narrow, twisting road killed 2 on Saturday.
'Good, fast food': Argentinian, Peruvian, Venezuelan empanadas increasingly common in Utah

'Good, fast food': Argentinian, Peruvian, Venezuelan empanadas increasingly common in Utah

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted July 7 - 7:03 p.m.

More and more food trucks and farmers market stands are popping up around Utah that sell Argentinian, Peruvian, Venezuelan and Chilean empanadas.
International Rescue Committee curating art exhibit featuring works of refugees, newcomers

International Rescue Committee curating art exhibit featuring works of refugees, newcomers

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted July 5 - 9:04 p.m.

The International Rescue Committee in Utah, which manages business development programs for refugees, is curating an art exhibit to aid artists.
Have You Seen This? Some 180,000 bees find home in bedroom ceiling

Have You Seen This? Some 180,000 bees find home in bedroom ceiling

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted July 5 - 3:33 p.m.

Some 180,000 bees found a home in the ceiling of a home in Inverness, Scotland, requiring the help of a beekeeper to relocate the insects.
Man arrested in Salt Lake shooting that injured 2

Man arrested in Salt Lake shooting that injured 2

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted July 5 - 11:35 a.m.

A man has been arrested and booked into jail in connection with a shooting Thursday in Salt Lake City's Ballpark neighborhood that sent two people to the hospital.
New West Valley City health clinic puts focus on Latinos, immigrants, the uninsured

New West Valley City health clinic puts focus on Latinos, immigrants, the uninsured

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted July 5 - 8:05 a.m.

Vamos Health, a new private, for-profit West Valley City clinic, is putting a focus on serving Latinos, immigrants and the uninsured via a subscription health care model.
'Thankful for our freedoms': Utahns gather across Utah for Independence Day

'Thankful for our freedoms': Utahns gather across Utah for Independence Day

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted July 4 - 4:03 p.m.

Utahns gathered in Layton, Provo and other locales across the state to mark Independence Day and give thanks for the freedoms enjoyed in the United States.
Pacific Islanders, other minorities face higher risk from blowing Great Salt Lake dust, study finds

Pacific Islanders, other minorities face higher risk from blowing Great Salt Lake dust, study finds

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted July 3 - 10:34 p.m.

Pacific Islanders and other racial and ethnic minorities potentially face a higher risk of exposure to blowing dust from the lakebed of the Great Salt Lake, a new study shows.
With World UFO Day here, Ogden business owner/UFO buff has a message: 'Open your mind.'

With World UFO Day here, Ogden business owner/UFO buff has a message: 'Open your mind.'

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted July 2 - 4:11 p.m.

On the occasion of World UFO Day, Victor Camcho, a UFO buff and operator of Alien Legacy in Ogden, has a message: "Open your mind, listen to the information."
Man who pleaded guilty to killing Dylan Rounds is sentenced for murder, gun charges

Man who pleaded guilty to killing Dylan Rounds is sentenced for murder, gun charges

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted July 1 - 5:17 p.m.

James Brenner, who pleaded guilty to killing of Dylan Rounds, has been sentenced to one to 15 years for the murder and additional time in an unrelated weapons case.