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

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

Tim Vandenack, Cassidy Wixom, Bridger Beal-Cvetko and Emma Everett, KSL.com  |  Updated July 19 - 12:45 p.m.  |  Save Story

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.
Missed Big Boy No. 4014 earlier this month? 'World's largest' steam train to make Utah encore

Missed Big Boy No. 4014 earlier this month? 'World's largest' steam train to make Utah encore

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted July 19 - 7:39 a.m.  |  Save Story

Utahns have one more chance to view a historic steam train that brought in large crowds earlier this month.
3 family members arrested, accused of causing death of emaciated 12-year-old boy

3 family members arrested, accused of causing death of emaciated 12-year-old boy

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Updated July 18 - 12:34 p.m.  |  Save Story

The father, stepmother and brother of an emaciated 12-year-old West Haven boy who died earlier this month have all been arrested for investigation of child abuse homicide.
Former college running back pleads guilty to killing 2nd man 1 day after killing another

Former college running back pleads guilty to killing 2nd man 1 day after killing another

Collin Leonard, KSL.com  |  Posted July 16 - 8:03 p.m.  |  Save Story

Christian Taele pleaded guilty Tuesday to murdering Tyler Belinti, 23, in Ogden a day after murdering Ryan Hooly in Spanish Fork in June 2022. He claimed he was directed by a higher power.
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.  |  Save Story

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.
Missing Ogden teen, her cousins found in Mexico after FBI search

Missing Ogden teen, her cousins found in Mexico after FBI search

Collin Leonard, KSL.com  |  Posted July 13 - 9:05 a.m.  |  Save Story

Nearly two weeks after the disappearance of a 14-year-old Ogden girl and her two young cousins, Mexican authorities have located the kids in Veracruz and made an arrest.
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.  |  Save Story

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  |  Updated July 12 - 7:08 p.m.  |  Save Story

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  |  Updated July 12 - 3:22 p.m.  |  Save Story

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.
'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  |  Updated July 11 - 5:18 p.m.  |  Save Story

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.
Man offered to pay teen for sex in Sandy, where he was confronted by 20 teens, police say

Man offered to pay teen for sex in Sandy, where he was confronted by 20 teens, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted July 11 - 3:37 p.m.  |  Save Story

A West Haven man accused of offering a 15-year-old money in exchange for sex was arrested in Sandy after being confronted by about 20 teens after he arrived at the mall to meet up with her, police say.
Murray woman charged with the attempted kidnappings of two 4-year-olds

Murray woman charged with the attempted kidnappings of two 4-year-olds

Collin Leonard, KSL.com  |  Posted July 11 - 2:06 p.m.  |  Save Story

A woman outside the Lantern House shelter in Ogden was charged with two counts of attempted kidnapping after police say she grabbed the 4-year-old children of strangers in two separate incidents.
Ex-bishop quoted Bible verses in attempt to intimidate a witness, charges say

Ex-bishop quoted Bible verses in attempt to intimidate a witness, charges say

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted July 11 - 11:20 a.m.  |  Save Story

A St. George man who served 15 years in prison for sexually abusing two girls, is facing a new charge accusing him of threatening a witness in a parole violation case by quoting Bible verses to her.
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.  |  Save Story

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.  |  Save Story

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.
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.  |  Save Story

The Weber County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of a 12-year-old child in West Haven Tuesday.
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  |  Updated July 9 - 10:23 a.m.  |  Save Story

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.
Ogden business leader killed in weekend ATV crash

Ogden business leader killed in weekend ATV crash

Bridger Beal-Cvetko, KSL.com  |  Updated July 8 - 6:30 p.m.  |  Save Story

Cliff Hokanson, owner and executive vice president at HHI Corporation, was killed in an ATV crash on Saturday, the company announced Monday.
Utah company mourns loss of CEO, his daughter in fatal Ogden crash

Utah company mourns loss of CEO, his daughter in fatal Ogden crash

Ashley Fredde, KSL.com  |  Updated July 7 - 2:29 p.m.  |  Save Story

Utah company Lifetime Products on Sunday announced the death of its CEO and president, Richard David Hendrickson, and his daughter, Sally, in an Ogden Canyon car crash.
2 killed, 3 injured when SUV collides with bulldozer in Ogden Canyon

2 killed, 3 injured when SUV collides with bulldozer in Ogden Canyon

Collin Leonard, KSL.com  |  Updated July 6 - 8:15 p.m.  |  Save Story

Ogden Canyon Road was temporarily closed after an SUV collided with a bulldozer being transported up the canyon, killing two and injuring three.
Riverdale man sent to prison for stabbing man 17 times to 'end the threat'

Riverdale man sent to prison for stabbing man 17 times to 'end the threat'

Collin Leonard, KSL.com  |  Posted July 5 - 1:06 p.m.  |  Save Story

Michael Raymond Acevedo has been sentenced to prison for an October attack that left a man critically injured with 17 stab wounds to the head, face and neck.
Weber County search and rescue urges hikers to prepare for emergencies

Weber County search and rescue urges hikers to prepare for emergencies

Mike Anderson, KSL-TV  |  Posted July 4 - 10:45 a.m.  |  Save Story

Search and rescue crews worry that less-experienced hikers are getting into difficult areas due to a popular treasure hunt. 
See the 'world's largest' steam locomotive as Big Boy tour reaches Utah

See the 'world's largest' steam locomotive as Big Boy tour reaches Utah

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted July 3 - 12:03 p.m.  |  Save Story

Big Boy No. 4014 is coming home, as Union Pacific's "Westward Bound Tour" continues.
Fighter wing to fly over 17 Utah cities for Fourth of July celebrations

Fighter wing to fly over 17 Utah cities for Fourth of July celebrations

Emma Everett Johnson, KSL.com  |  Posted July 3 - 11:01 a.m.  |  Save Story

The 419th Fighter Wing will fly over 17 Utah cities Thursday morning for its annual Fourth of July Flyover.
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.  |  Save Story

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."
Newly approved funding helps clear wildfire fuels near Ogden-area homes

Newly approved funding helps clear wildfire fuels near Ogden-area homes

Mike Anderson, KSL-TV  |  Posted July 2 - 8:52 a.m.  |  Save Story

Firefighters in Ogden are working to prepare and protect high-risk areas from wildfires, thanks to new state funding approved in early 2024. 
Ogden folk artist pays tribute to his mentor, Justin Townes Earle

Ogden folk artist pays tribute to his mentor, Justin Townes Earle

Aubrey Shafer, KSL-TV  |  Posted June 30 - 7:07 p.m.  |  Save Story

Ogden folk artist Sammy Brue is producing an album from the journal of Justin Townes Earle, an idol of his in the industry. Townes Earle died in August 2020.
New Intermountain cancer center brings care to northern Utah patients

New Intermountain cancer center brings care to northern Utah patients

Emma Benson, KSL-TV  |  Posted June 28 - 2:20 p.m.  |  Save Story

When it comes to treating cancer, having access to state-of-the-art specialized care near you can make all the difference.
'Every day was worth it': Taylor man leaving behind Old West museum he built behind his home

'Every day was worth it': Taylor man leaving behind Old West museum he built behind his home

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted June 28 - 6:10 a.m.  |  Save Story

Michael Ackley spent nine years assembling an Old West museum behind his home in Taylor, but now he and his wife are moving, leaving it behind.
UDOT suspending project construction this weekend to aid air show traffic

UDOT suspending project construction this weekend to aid air show traffic

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted June 27 - 7:00 p.m.  |  Save Story

Utah transportation officials say they will suspend work to construct a new I-15 interchange at 5600 South in Roy this weekend to help accommodate projected Warriors Over the Wasatch air show traffic expected in the area.
Brush fire affecting Ogden homeless encampment has fire officials concerned

Brush fire affecting Ogden homeless encampment has fire officials concerned

Alexander Campbell and Mike Anderson, KSL-TV  |  Posted June 27 - 6:50 a.m.  |  Save Story

A brush fire in Ogden affected a homeless encampment Tuesday, burning one person. Fire officials are worried about the dangerous mix of homeless encampments and dry fuels as the temperatures rise.
How to take public transit to get to the air show at Hill Air Force Base this weekend

How to take public transit to get to the air show at Hill Air Force Base this weekend

Emma Everett Johnson, KSL.com  |  Posted June 25 - 12:12 p.m.  |  Save Story

Heading to Hill Air Force Base for the 2024 Warriors Over the Wasatch air show this weekend? The base anticipates tens of thousands of people will attend.
Roy, South Ogden, Riverdale, Washington Terrace investigate fire department consolidation

Roy, South Ogden, Riverdale, Washington Terrace investigate fire department consolidation

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted June 25 - 8:26 a.m.  |  Save Story

The cities of Roy, South Ogden, Riverdale and Washington Terrace are investigating the possibility of consolidating firefighting operations into a new fire district.
Ogden man convicted in stabbing investigation headed to prison

Ogden man convicted in stabbing investigation headed to prison

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted June 24 - 1:35 p.m.  |  Save Story

A man convicted of stabbing another man in Ogden 17 times in the face and neck has been sentenced to the Utah State Prison.
How do locals feel about Powder Mountain turning luxury?

How do locals feel about Powder Mountain turning luxury?

Emma Pitts, Deseret News  |  Posted June 24 - 6:15 a.m.  |  Save Story

Powder Mountain opened in 1972. Known for its locals-only feel and uncrowded terrain, the resort's getting an expensive makeover that some worry could price out loyal locals.
Weber firefighters gear up for busy season, help homeowners prepare

Weber firefighters gear up for busy season, help homeowners prepare

Mike Anderson, KSL-TV  |  Posted June 22 - 8:22 p.m.  |  Save Story

Weber fire officials expect an uptick in fires following the recent wet cycle but say there are some things you can do to prepare to help prevent fires from damaging your home or cabin.
Ogden's Pioneer Stadium – site of a major annual rodeo – getting $4.3M upgrade, new name

Ogden's Pioneer Stadium – site of a major annual rodeo – getting $4.3M upgrade, new name

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted June 19 - 8:05 a.m.  |  Save Story

Pioneer Stadium in Ogden, site of an annual professional rodeo, is getting a $4.3 million upgrade and will be renamed in honor of the George and Dolores Eccles Foundation.
Weber School District opens second teen center at Bonneville High School

Weber School District opens second teen center at Bonneville High School

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted June 18 - 9:33 p.m.  |  Save Story

The Weber School District on Tuesday opened its second teen center to serve as a safe haven and provide vital resources for students.
Nordic Valley focused on fixing Apollo ski lift; new lodge coming in 2026 or 2027

Nordic Valley focused on fixing Apollo ski lift; new lodge coming in 2026 or 2027

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted June 18 - 6:32 p.m.  |  Save Story

Nordic Valley ski resort officials won't rebuild the lodge destroyed in a January blaze until 2026 or 2027 and are focused, for now, on fixing the Apollo lift.
Community welcomes home 9-year-old Huntsville boy who was hit by car

Community welcomes home 9-year-old Huntsville boy who was hit by car

Andrew Adams, KSL-TV  |  Posted June 18 - 12:08 p.m.  |  Save Story

A large crowd gathered Monday to welcome home a 9-year-old boy released from the hospital after a lengthy fight for his survival.
Police round up 3 dogs who attacked 2 in Roy park

Police round up 3 dogs who attacked 2 in Roy park

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted June 18 - 7:30 a.m.  |  Save Story

Roy police were called Monday to contain three dogs who were being aggressive, biting people and attacking horses at a park.
2 killed as twin-engine plane believed bound for Utah crashes in Colorado mobile home park

2 killed as twin-engine plane believed bound for Utah crashes in Colorado mobile home park

Associated Press  |  Posted June 18 - 6:36 a.m.  |  Save Story

A twin-engine airplane believed to be bound for Ogden crashed in a residential area in north-central Colorado Monday, killing two people on board and starting a fire that burned two mobile homes.
Irrigation pipe fixed after failure that left some Weber County farmers without water for days

Irrigation pipe fixed after failure that left some Weber County farmers without water for days

Brianna Chavez, KSL-TV  |  Posted June 15 - 7:45 p.m.  |  Save Story

Crews with Ogden City excavated an area at the intersection of Canyon Road and 12th Street after a hole in the ground emerged last Friday.
UDOT installing high-visibility lane striping along Wasatch Front highways

UDOT installing high-visibility lane striping along Wasatch Front highways

Josh Ellis, KSL-TV  |  Posted June 15 - 10:41 a.m.  |  Save Story

The Utah Department of Transportation will be installing high-visibility lane striping across Salt Lake, Davis, Weber and Box Elder counties as "part of the largest lane striping project in state history."
Power restored to most after 20,000 homes affected by 'unrelated' outages across Utah

Power restored to most after 20,000 homes affected by 'unrelated' outages across Utah

Ashley Imlay, KSL.com  |  Updated June 14 - 9:24 p.m.  |  Save Story

Nearly 20,000 households throughout Utah lost power Friday evening due to several different incidents that created a "perfect storm," said Rocky Mountain Power officials.
UDOT crews battle heat while working on construction projects

UDOT crews battle heat while working on construction projects

Karah Brackin, KSL-TV  |  Posted June 14 - 4:34 p.m.  |  Save Story

As double-digit temperatures start climbing into the triple digits and breaking records, construction is still happening.
Juneteenth to be marked at Ogden festival, Salt Lake flag-raising ceremony

Juneteenth to be marked at Ogden festival, Salt Lake flag-raising ceremony

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Updated June 13 - 3:27 p.m.  |  Save Story

Juneteenth, commemorating the emancipation of U.S. slaves, will be marked by a festival in Ogden, a flag-raising ceremony in Salt Lake and other activities.
Suspect in custody after Ogden stabbing, police say

Suspect in custody after Ogden stabbing, police say

Bridger Beal-Cvetko, KSL.com  |  Posted June 10 - 7:52 a.m.  |  Save Story

A suspect is in custody after a stabbing in Ogden left one person with injuries that were not life-threatening Sunday night.
2 men building cabin seriously injured when roof collapses in remote Weber County

2 men building cabin seriously injured when roof collapses in remote Weber County

Ashley Imlay, KSL.com  |  Posted June 9 - 10:48 p.m.  |  Save Story

Two men were seriously hurt Sunday evening when the roof of a cabin they were building in remote Weber County collapsed, firefighters said.
Utah mail carrier considered a hero after helping a woman who fell

Utah mail carrier considered a hero after helping a woman who fell

Jessica Lowell, KSL NewsRadio  |  Posted June 9 - 10:28 p.m.  |  Save Story

A mail carrier in Roy is being considered for a Postmasters General Heroes' Award after he helped a woman who had fallen and couldn't get up.
Weber State to axe Black, Latino, other cultural centers to comply with new diversity law

Weber State to axe Black, Latino, other cultural centers to comply with new diversity law

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted June 9 - 7:22 a.m.  |  Save Story

Weber State University will eliminate cultural centers for Black, Latino and other students to comply with the new Utah law targeting diversity initiatives.
Ogden seeks water rate hikes for a $99M pipeline project

Ogden seeks water rate hikes for a $99M pipeline project

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted June 7 - 10:26 p.m.  |  Save Story

Ogden is pursuing a $99 million water pipeline upgrade that would aid Willard Spur, reduce water loss and boost city water users' rates.
Hinder featured at fundraiser to fight northern Utah school lunch debt

Hinder featured at fundraiser to fight northern Utah school lunch debt

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted June 7 - 12:58 p.m.  |  Save Story

Hinder and Late Night Savior will perform at a fundraiser in Ogden to raise money to fight lunch debt in northern Utah schools.
Ogden crash captured on dashcam; police say driver fell asleep at the wheel

Ogden crash captured on dashcam; police say driver fell asleep at the wheel

Collin Leonard, KSL.com  |  Updated June 6 - 3:16 p.m.  |  Save Story

A Cadillac was captured on camera crossing multiple lanes of oncoming traffic before colliding with multiple homes and vehicles, sending a man to the hospital, according to family members.
Ogden mayor seeks focus on single-family home development, less emphasis on apartments

Ogden mayor seeks focus on single-family home development, less emphasis on apartments

Tim Vandenack, KSL.com  |  Posted June 6 - 10:03 a.m.  |  Save Story

Ogden Mayor Ben Nadolski has announced plans to seek an ordinance change to encourage less apartment growth and more single-family home development.
Brad Wilson hopes his Utah roots will help him win a seat in the US Senate

Brad Wilson hopes his Utah roots will help him win a seat in the US Senate

Bridger Beal-Cvetko, KSL.com  |  Posted June 6 - 6:20 a.m.  |  Save Story

Former Utah House Speaker Brad Wilson has deep connections in the Utah political scene, and hopes they will keep him grounded if voters send him to Washington.
Woman hit, killed by train in Weber County

Woman hit, killed by train in Weber County

Cassidy Wixom, KSL.com  |  Posted June 5 - 7:33 p.m.  |  Save Story

A woman was killed by a train in Weber County Wednesday.
Here's where school districts along the Wasatch Front are serving up free meals this summer

Here's where school districts along the Wasatch Front are serving up free meals this summer

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted June 4 - 8:42 a.m.  |  Save Story

School districts across the Beehive State are doing what they can to provide meals for students throughout the summer.
'Tough like Trayden': Community is praying for 9-year-old hit by car

'Tough like Trayden': Community is praying for 9-year-old hit by car

Erin Cox, KSL-TV  |  Posted June 3 - 7:43 a.m.  |  Save Story

One Utah family waits and prays for their 9-year-old to wake up after he was hit by a car while riding his bike.