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Teen dies in Utah Co. crash | Fox 13
Fox 13 | June 21, 2018
SPRINGVILLE, Utah — A 16-year-old girl is dead after crash early Springville early Thursday morning. A representative for Utah Highway Patrol said the crash happened around 1:25 a.m. on southbound I-15 near mile marker 259, close to the Springville-Spanish Fork border. Witnesses told troopers a ca...
Crews working to extinguish fire at South Salt Lake business | Fox 13
Fox 13 | June 21, 2018
SOUTH SALT LAKE, Utah — Fire crews responded to a South Salt Lake business early Thursday morning. Dispatch confirmed the fire is at 2780 S Main St., the address of Ra-Elco – an electronics supply business. Watch FOX 13 News and fox13now.com for updates.
One injured in Provo house fire | Fox 13
Fox 13 | June 21, 2018
PROVO, Utah — One man suffered what appear to be minor burn injuries after a house fire in Provo Wednesday. Provo Fire and Rescue responded to a house fire in the area of 2800 Arapaho Lane, and Fox 13 News first heard report of the fire around 5:45 p.m. Dean York, a public information officer ...
Daughter of man fatally shot by security officer in Salt Lake City speaks | Fox 13
Fox 13 | June 21, 2018
SALT LAKE CITY — Michelle Higgins put together a memorial outside the Department of Workforce Services in honor of her father, Thomas Stanfield, 54, who police say was shot and killed by a security officer Wednesday morning. “I’m heartbroken. He didn’t need to go out that way,”...
Authorities raid seven Utah pawnshops, seize at least $1 million in allegedly stolen goods | Fox 13
Fox 13 | June 21, 2018
NORTHERN UTAH — After nearly two years and the coordination of more than a half-dozen police agencies, officers moved in on several Utah pawnshops this week. The shops are accused of conducting illegal sales by selling stolen goods, and the multi-agency raids focused on seven pawnshops in Salt...
Pet owner concerned about dog park in Draper after vet treats several animals for giardia | Fox 13
Fox 13 | June 21, 2018
DRAPER, Utah — A local dog owner is worried other dogs may become ill with giardia, which is a bacteria that damages intestines. “He loves it here,” said dog owner Heather Evans as she petted her 17-month-old, 62-pound white Golden Doodle, Jax. “This is a great dog park; we’ve made lot...
Life Flight pilot recalls close call with drone; authorities remind Utahns to follow FAA rules | Fox 13
Fox 13 | June 21, 2018
SALT LAKE CITY – Just 200 feet is all that separated a drone and a Life Flight helicopter transporting a patient. “We were very surprised because we thought it was an aircraft,” said veteran helicopter pilot Jerry Bastian of Intermountain Life Flight. “It wasn’t until it was sitting on my ...
Crews searching Emerald Lake area of Mt. Timpanogos for overdue hiker | Fox 13
Fox 13 | June 21, 2018
MOUNT TIMPANOGOS, Utah — Search and rescue crews are looking for an overdue hiker in the Emerald Lake area of Mount Timpanogos Wednesday night. Sgt. Spencer Cannon of the Utah County Sheriff’s Office said a 56-year-old man told his wife to meet him at the Battle Creek Trailhead at midnig...
Deseret News | June 21, 2018
Solitude Mountain Resort has been purchased by the same ski conglomerate, Alterra Mountain Company, that acquired Park City's...
Deseret News | June 21, 2018
Lawmakers were presented a progress report this week that details the Road Home's response to a blistering legislative audit...
Deseret News | June 21, 2018
Early voting is underway for Utah's 2018 primary elections, and some counties are already reporting above average voting...
Deseret News | June 21, 2018
A pair of Salt Lake City refineries are planning to produce Tier 3 gasoline by a federal deadline in 2020, with one that may...
Deseret News | June 21, 2018
Members of Utah's all-Republican congressional delegation welcomed President Donald Trump's decision Wednesday to sign an...
Deseret News | June 21, 2018
Comcast NBCUniversal awarded $51,000 in scholarships to 34 Utah students as part of its annual Leaders and Achievers...
Deseret News | June 21, 2018
Ogden resident Guy Wilkins, an authority on solar salt production, was recognized at the 2018 World Salt Symposium hosted in...
Deseret News | June 21, 2018
A former science teacher at North Sanpete High School has been charged for allegedly sending inappropriate texts to a student.
Deseret News | June 21, 2018
Vineyard’s new 18-acre Sports Park and Splash Pad will play host to this year’s Summer Celebration.
Deseret News | June 21, 2018
Coming to work and being told your position and scores of others in your workplace will be going away can be the very...
Deseret News | June 21, 2018
Early voting is underway for Utah's 2018 primary elections, and some county's are already reporting above average voting...
Deseret News | June 21, 2018
A security guard accused of getting into a fight and killing a man by shooting him in the back after asking him to leave the...
Homes just feet away from landslide in Riverdale | Fox 13
Fox 13 | June 20, 2018
RIVERDALE, Utah – The hillside has crept so close to one Riverdale home, that neighbors aren’t sure what they’ll see when they wake up. “I’m a light sleeper and so I hear things and go, ‘oh, what fell?’” said Dawn Bengar who lives just two homes down from the evacuated homes on t...
The Road Home rolls out security changes in wake of scathing audit citing safety and health issues | Fox 13
Fox 13 | June 20, 2018
SALT LAKE CITY – The Road Home revealed its new security plan in the wake of a scathing audit showing serious safety and health concerns for the homeless people who use its shelters. Weapons and drugs on site and children exposed to drug paraphernalia at Palmer Court were just some of the findings...
West Valley City man charged in death of his grandfather | Fox 13
Fox 13 | June 20, 2018
WEST VALLEY CITY — A 35-year-old man has been charged with second degree felony manslaughter in the death of his grandfather. Jason Norththrup was arrested on June 12 in West Valley City after a violent fight with 80-year-old Sherral “Red” Northrup. West Valley Police said at the ...
LDS church adopting new guidelines for youth interviews | Fox 13
Fox 13 | June 20, 2018
SALT LAKE CITY — The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will begin using new guidelines for bishops and other leaders in interviewing youth members. The guidelines issued Wednesday to LDS church bishops, branch presidents and counselors in bishoprics and branch presidencies include a R...
Three dead in Millard Co. crash | Fox 13
Fox 13 | June 20, 2018
SCIPIO, Utah — Three people have died in crash on US-50 near Scipio. According to Scipio Utah Fire and EMS, the crash happened three miles south of Scipio. Emergency workers with Scipio Ambulance, Scipio Fire Department, Millard County Ambulance and Fillmore Fire Rescue responded to the scene. FOX...
Four displaced, one hospitalized after Taylorsville house fire | Fox 13
Fox 13 | June 20, 2018
TAYLORSVILLE, Utah — Four people escaped a Taylorsville home after it caught fire early Wednesday morning. According to a spokesman for Unified Fire Authority, the fire was reported at a home near 4500 S Edgeware Ln. (2350 W) at 3:36 a.m. Firefighters extinguished the fire in about 35-40 minutes. ...
Tests determine water from Washington City park is not source of E. coli bacteria infections | Fox 13
Fox 13 | June 20, 2018
WASHINGTON CITY, Utah — Tests on water at a Washington City park have determined it is not the source of recent E. coli infections. The Southwest Utah Health Department tested the water in Mill Creek and the Tanner irrigation ditch that flow through Nisson Park. When the results were released,...
15-year-old accused of sexually assaulting 50-year-old faces victim in court | Fox 13
Fox 13 | June 20, 2018
SANDY, Utah – The juvenile suspect accused of a brutal sexual assault in Sandy in March faced his victim in court Tuesday. The 50-year-old victim described the attack to the judge, who determined there is enough evidence to support the allegations. Due to the judge’s orders, Fox 13 will ...
Car crashes into power lines in Cottonwood Heights, causing traffic delays | Fox 13
Fox 13 | June 20, 2018
COTTONWOOD HEIGHTS, Utah – A car crashed into power lines in Cottonwood Heights Tuesday afternoon, causing traffic delays in the area. According to the Unified Fire Authority, the accident happened at 4500 S. and 900 E. Tuesday afternoon. Rocky Mountain Power was en-route to assist in cleanup ...
One dead in shooting outside Dept. of Workforce Services in SLC | Fox 13
Fox 13 | June 20, 2018
SALT LAKE CITY — Police in Salt Lake City are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred downtown early Wednesday morning. According to SLCPD, the shooting occurred outside the Department of Workforce Services building, at 140 E 300 S. Police haven’t released the identities of the people i...
Utah’s Washington delegation reacts to President Trump’s executive order to keep families together | Fox 13
Fox 13 | June 20, 2018
WASHINGTON — Members of Utah’s Washington delegation are weighing in on the executive order President Trump signed Wednesday. The president reversed his argument that he had no authority to stop separations of undocumented immigrant families at the border, and signed an executive order ...
Rep. Mia Love, GOP lawmakers meet with President Trump on immigration reform | Fox 13
Fox 13 | June 20, 2018
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Mia Love (R-UT) and a large delegation of GOP lawmakers met with President Trump Tuesday to discuss immigration policies, including how a permanent fix for DACA recipients could be found. Chris Stewart (R-UT), and John Curtis (R-UT) were also at the meeting. Lo...
Firefighters making ‘good progress’ on Trail Mountain fire in Emery County | Fox 13
Fox 13 | June 20, 2018
EMERY COUNTY, Utah — Firefighters are making good progress on the Trail Mountain fire in Emery County which was 49 percent contained Wednesday. The fire has been burning since June 4 and had forced the closure of several roads in the Huntington Canyon area. The fire has burned 14,684 acres as ...
Fire burning at East Carbon landfill | Fox 13
Fox 13 | June 20, 2018
EAST CARBON, Utah — A fire is burning at the East Carbon landfill. The landfill is located a few miles south of the towns of East Carbon and Sunnyside. Jeremy Jorgensen, the fire warden for Carbon and Emery Counties, says a big pile of railroad ties is burning. The fire, which started Wednesda...
Five involved in Cache County Memorial Day harassment incident identified, charges recommended to attorneys | Fox 13
Fox 13 | June 20, 2018
CACHE COUNTY, Utah –  Five individuals are being screened for charges after a harassment incident over a camping spot in Utah on Memorial Day weekend went viral, causing public outrage and death threats online. The Caballero family said their truck broke down in Blacksmith Fork Canyon over Me...
Residents coping with loss of homes one week after Moab fire | Fox 13
Fox 13 | June 20, 2018
MOAB, Utah – One week after a Moab fire destroyed eight homes, residents are struggling to come to grips with what they lost. “There is just nothing left. Everything I’ve ever had, it’s gone,” said Shane Tangren, whose home was destroyed by the fire. Tangren watched the...
After 15 years in Utah County, Orem Owlz baseball franchise relocating to Colorado | Fox 13
Fox 13 | June 20, 2018
OREM, Utah — The Orem Owlz baseball team will be relocated to Colorado, but the move is at least two years away. According to a news release, the move will fulfill a lifelong dream of Owlz’ majority owner, Jeff Katofsky. “It has always been my dream to have a youth facility that coul...
Solitude Mountain Resort sold to owner of Deer Valley Resort and 11 others | Fox 13
Fox 13 | June 20, 2018
DENVER —  Alterra Mountain Company announced Wednesday it has entered into an agreement to purchase Solitude Mountain Resort in Utah. That brings the number of year-round mountain destinations owned by the Denver-based Alterra to 13, including Utah’s Deer Valley Resort. “With its clo...
Deseret News | June 20, 2018
A cross-country family vacation turned tragic Tuesday when three members of a North Carolina family were killed and a fourth...
Deseret News | June 20, 2018
Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes says he is hopeful that in weeks a federal judge could decide if legal challenges to Utah...
Deseret News | June 20, 2018
A committee of Utah lawmakers had a sneak peak at a new tool the state is using to better inform residents of their...
Deseret News | June 20, 2018
More than 300 archers from 40 countries are competing at Hyundai Archery World Cup in Salt Lake City.
Deseret News | June 20, 2018
For the second time in three months, LDS leaders are updating guidelines for how local bishops interview Mormon children and...
Deseret News | June 20, 2018
An Eagle Mountain man who faced 50 counts of sexually abusing children between two cases has pleaded guilty to some of the...
Deseret News | June 20, 2018
State lawmakers are looking to shift liability for the bad actions of drinkers away from bars and restaurants that serve...
Deseret News | June 20, 2018
A Navajo candidate for San Juan County Commission who was kicked off the ballot for not living in Utah filed a federal...
Deseret News | June 20, 2018
Beginning July 1, North Salt Lake residents will pay more for about 2 percent more for culinary water and garbage disposal.
Deseret News | June 20, 2018
North Salt Lake is combining its annual 5K, fireworks show and the Eaglewood Festival of Speed one celebration dubbed Liberty...
Deseret News | June 20, 2018
As part of a multiyear project to improve the service experience for residents and businesses, Salt Lake City formally...
Deseret News | June 20, 2018
Applications are being taken for a vacancy on the Farmington City Council created by Brigham Mellor’s resignation,...