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'I will never have peace': Woman shot by ex-boyfriend pleads against parole

'I will never have peace': Woman shot by ex-boyfriend pleads against parole

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted May 24 - 11:46 a.m.

A Provo man who was once facing a potential death sentence for killing a man in Heber City and shooting his ex-girlfriend in the face 27 years ago, is now seeking parole.
Angry supervisor shoots employee at Salt Lake business, police say

Angry supervisor shoots employee at Salt Lake business, police say

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted May 24 - 10:02 a.m.

Salt Lake police arrested a man after they say he shot one of his employees in the leg and also shot out the tires on the employee's vehicle.
Is a recession coming? New poll reveals majority of Utahns are worried

Is a recession coming? New poll reveals majority of Utahns are worried

Art Raymond, Deseret News  |  Posted May 24 - 9:07 a.m.

As U.S. inflation drives the costs of goods and services into record territory, Utah is among a group of Western states that has been experiencing the worst of those increases.
Thousands complain of water waste in Utah neighborhoods — but how is it enforced?

Thousands complain of water waste in Utah neighborhoods — but how is it enforced?

Matt Gephardt and Cindy St. Clair, KSL-TV  |  Posted May 24 - 8:06 a.m.

When the weather gets hot, KSL hears from many viewers who are frustrated to see excessive watering, broken sprinklers, and other acts of disregard for the drought.
Skydiver in critical condition but slowly recovering after crash in South Jordan

Skydiver in critical condition but slowly recovering after crash in South Jordan

Dan Rascon, KSL-TV  |  Posted May 24 - 7:20 a.m.

A skydiving accident left a Lehi man in the hospital in critical condition. But his family tells KSL it's a miracle that he survived at all and he's showing good signs of recovery.
Are Utahns Trump Republicans or Romney Republicans? Poll has answers

Are Utahns Trump Republicans or Romney Republicans? Poll has answers

Dennis Romboy, Deseret News  |  Posted May 24 - 6:23 a.m.

Donald Trump and Mitt Romney are a lot like oil and water. You can mix them together once in a while, but they always separate.
Man found dead in Bear Lake

Man found dead in Bear Lake

Arianne Brown, KSL.com  |  Posted May 23 - 11:08 p.m.

A 31-year-old man was found dead in Bear Lake on Monday.
Why Utah housing market is 'very low risk' for price drops — while these Idaho cities are 'high risk'

Why Utah housing market is 'very low risk' for price drops — while these Idaho cities are 'high risk'

Katie McKellar, Deseret News  |  Posted May 23 - 9:02 p.m.

Economists and housing researchers are seeing early signs of a cooling housing market — but a question remains.
2 crashes on I-15 in American Fork cause major delays Monday

2 crashes on I-15 in American Fork cause major delays Monday

Arianne Brown, KSL.com  |  Updated May 23 - 9:00 p.m.

Two multivehicle crashes on I-15 in American Fork caused major delays Monday afternoon.
District investigates allegation that Bennion Junior High employee used racial slur toward student

District investigates allegation that Bennion Junior High employee used racial slur toward student

Arianne Brown, KSL.com  |  Posted May 23 - 8:27 p.m.

A Bennion Junior High School employee is on administrative leave as Granite School District investigates an allegation that the employee used a racial slur toward a Black student.
Officers recall 'tough situation' crash that killed 2 teens, injured 3

Officers recall 'tough situation' crash that killed 2 teens, injured 3

Mike Anderson, KSL-TV  |  Posted May 23 - 7:37 p.m.

A small memorial has started to form out in Ogden. There's also some graffiti on the street, apparently in memory of the two teens who died Saturday.
Salt Lake City International Airport connecting the crossroads of the West with the heart of Europe

Salt Lake City International Airport connecting the crossroads of the West with the heart of Europe

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted May 23 - 7:11 p.m.

Travelers from Salt Lake City International Airport looking to travel to Europe will now have the option to do so on a nonstop flight, as Lufthansa Group on Monday announced the liftoff of the first and only direct flights from the Salt Lake City International Airport to Frankfurt, Germany.
Mental health services to expand to Utah's rural areas via telehealth

Mental health services to expand to Utah's rural areas via telehealth

Ashley Fredde, KSL.com  |  Posted May 23 - 6:32 p.m.

Intermountain Healthcare's emergency departments have seen a 300% increase in pediatric mental health crises in the past 10 years, with an estimated 40% of children with depression not accessing care.
Utah hunting guide charged with baiting bear for Trump Jr., leading separate 'canned hunt'

Utah hunting guide charged with baiting bear for Trump Jr., leading separate 'canned hunt'

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted May 23 - 6:00 p.m.

A Utah big game hunting guide is facing a felony accusing him of baiting a bear that was killed by Donald Trump, Jr. during a 2018 hunting trip in eastern Utah.
Ogden IRS office seeks to fill hundreds of jobs

Ogden IRS office seeks to fill hundreds of jobs

Jacob Scholl, KSL.com  |  Posted May 23 - 5:14 p.m.

The Internal Revenue Service office in Ogden will hold a hiring event on Wednesday and Thursday, as the office looks to fill hundreds of entry-level positions.
Memorial Day weekend calls for triple digit temperatures and storms for some in US

Memorial Day weekend calls for triple digit temperatures and storms for some in US

Jennifer Gray, CNN meteorologist  |  Posted May 23 - 4:59 p.m.

Leading up to the holiday weekend, there will be some dire weather hitting portions of the U.S., including more critical fire conditions and an abundance of tropical moisture; a sure sign summer is upon us.
Priceless seeds, sprouts key to Utah's post-wildfire recovery

Priceless seeds, sprouts key to Utah's post-wildfire recovery

Susan Montoya Bryan, Associated Press  |  Posted May 23 - 3:48 p.m.

A massive fire churning through New Mexico highlights the need for collecting more seed, building more nurseries and planting more seedlings. The center is one of only a few such nurseries in the U.S.
Woman killed in auto-pedestrian crash in Emery County

Woman killed in auto-pedestrian crash in Emery County

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted May 23 - 3:20 p.m.

An Emery County man has been arrested for investigation of DUI after police say he hit two pedestrians with his truck, killing a woman, and did not stop to help or call 911.
Provo man charged with making bomb threats at elementary school, apartment

Provo man charged with making bomb threats at elementary school, apartment

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted May 23 - 1:49 p.m.

A Provo man was charged Monday with making threats at an elementary school and then threatening to blow up his apartment.
Health officials suspect 2 Salt Lake County residents have monkeypox

Health officials suspect 2 Salt Lake County residents have monkeypox

Jacob Scholl, KSL.com  |  Updated May 23 - 11:56 a.m.

Salt Lake County health officials say two people are suspected to have monkeypox after traveling internationally earlier this month.
West Valley teen dies after accidental shooting

West Valley teen dies after accidental shooting

Ashley Fredde, KSL.com  |  Updated May 23 - 11:18 a.m.

A 14-year-old boy has died from what West Valley police believe was "most likely" caused by an accidental self-inflicted gunshot wound.
Salt Lake man who didn't like rejection stalked, extorted woman, charges say

Salt Lake man who didn't like rejection stalked, extorted woman, charges say

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted May 23 - 10:36 a.m.

A Salt Lake man is accused of stalking a woman for years and extorting her because he said he doesn't handle rejection very well, charging documents say.
Man in critical condition after skydiving accident

Man in critical condition after skydiving accident

Emily Ashcraft, KSL.com  |  Updated May 23 - 9:24 a.m.

South Jordan police and fire departments responded to a skydiving accident at about 1 p.m. on Saturday. A man was flown to a hospital in critical, but stable condition.
Most Utahns support labor unions, but their views aren't that simple

Most Utahns support labor unions, but their views aren't that simple

Bridger Beal-Cvetko, Deseret News  |  Posted May 23 - 9:07 a.m.

Efforts to organize at Starbucks, Amazon and other major companies have proliferated in 2022. But do Utahns support labor unions?
Springville community recovers after 2 fatal shootings in a week

Springville community recovers after 2 fatal shootings in a week

Kiersten Nunez, KSL-TV  |  Posted May 23 - 8:04 a.m.

Tragedy struck the small city of Springville again as police investigated a deadly second shooting in a matter of days.
ICYMI: 10 stories from the weekend

ICYMI: 10 stories from the weekend

Lisi Merkley and Sean Walker, KSL.com  |  Posted May 23 - 7:21 a.m.

Here are 10 stories you may have missed this weekend. As always, click on the headline to read the full story.
Man dead after being shot on his front porch in Springville

Man dead after being shot on his front porch in Springville

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Updated May 22 - 9:20 p.m.

A man was shot and killed in Springville Saturday night, police said.
'When stunt doubles marry': How one Ogden couple set themselves on fire in holy matrimony

'When stunt doubles marry': How one Ogden couple set themselves on fire in holy matrimony

Arianne Brown, KSL.com  |  Posted May 22 - 8:22 p.m.

Two stunt doubles from Ogden recently wed with flames on their backs. A video of the wedding has gone viral, showing millions what happens when stunt doubles marry.
Brush fire near Heber burns grows to 85 acres

Brush fire near Heber burns grows to 85 acres

Lisi Merkley, KSL.com  |  Updated May 22 - 7:53 p.m.

A brush fire off U.S. Highway 40 north of Heber burned an estimated 85 acres on Sunday, according to fire officials.
Utah Instagram 'class clown' becomes father and cancer patient in same week

Utah Instagram 'class clown' becomes father and cancer patient in same week

Meg Christensen for KSL.com  |  Posted May 22 - 6:17 p.m.

Mark and Chanelle Doyle were waiting for the arrival of their second child, when just days before his birth, Mark learned he had stage 4 melanoma.
Traffic deaths in US reached a 16-year high in 2021

Traffic deaths in US reached a 16-year high in 2021

Bridger Beal-Cvetko, Deseret News  |  Posted May 22 - 2:50 p.m.

Traffic deaths nationwide reached a 16-year high last year, with nearly 43,000 Americans having lost their lives on roads, according to early estimates.
Pfizer booster shot is now approved for children 5 to 11, here's what a doctor advises

Pfizer booster shot is now approved for children 5 to 11, here's what a doctor advises

Jed Boal, KSL-TV  |  Posted May 22 - 11:05 a.m.

The CDC now recommends Pfizer COVID-19 booster shots for children ages 5 to 11. That third shot is available for elementary age children five months after their initial two doses. Utah parents are already weighing that decision.
Motorcyclist killed in intersection collision

Motorcyclist killed in intersection collision

Ashley Fredde, KSL.com  |  Posted May 22 - 9:59 a.m.

A motorcyclist died after colliding with another vehicle at the 1900 West intersection Saturday night.
'Wipe Out' band to play at Rat Fink Reunion in Utah

'Wipe Out' band to play at Rat Fink Reunion in Utah

Brian Champagne for KSL.com  |  Posted May 22 - 9:41 a.m.

You've heard the song "Wipe Out" from 1962. You may have heard of the hot-rod monster, Rat Fink. Now the two are coming together in Manti this summer — for free.
How this Utah company went from basement offices to becoming a big e-learning business

How this Utah company went from basement offices to becoming a big e-learning business

Logan Stefanich, KSL.com  |  Posted May 22 - 8:21 a.m.

Andrew Scivally started eLearning Brothers out of his basement. Now, his learning and development products support over 90% of Fortune 500 companies.
Utah man paralyzed in pool accident just graduated from NYU

Utah man paralyzed in pool accident just graduated from NYU

Dennis Romboy, Deseret News  |  Posted May 22 - 7:17 a.m.

Earning a master's degree takes a lot of hard work, but it's safe to say few have worked harder this past year than Spencer Brown.
Friends remember mom, tattoo artist who was shot, killed in Pleasant Grove

Friends remember mom, tattoo artist who was shot, killed in Pleasant Grove

Matt Rascon, KSL-TV  |  Posted May 21 - 10:35 p.m.

A mother who investigators say was shot and killed by her son in Pleasant Grove Thursday night was a beloved friend and tattoo artist who had just recently married.
Mortgage costs are up $1,000, yet Salt Lake homes still selling in just 5 days

Mortgage costs are up $1,000, yet Salt Lake homes still selling in just 5 days

Katie McKellar, Deseret News  |  Posted May 21 - 7:43 p.m.

Home price increases continue to be mind-boggling while high mortgage rates are only starting to cool the market, according to data on Utah and the nation's housing market.
Best climbers in the world compete at Pioneer Park

Best climbers in the world compete at Pioneer Park

Alex Cabrero, KSL-TV  |  Posted May 21 - 7:01 p.m.

Some of the best climbers in the world are in Salt Lake City this weekend to compete in an International Federation of Sport Climbing World Cup event.
Firefighters say homeowners should take steps to defend their home from wildfires

Firefighters say homeowners should take steps to defend their home from wildfires

Emily Ashcraft, KSL.com  |  Posted May 21 - 5:36 p.m.

Sandy and Draper fire departments, Unified Fire Authority and the Sandy Park Police told residents on Saturday about steps they can take to defend their homes from wildfires.
Morgan County man sent to prison for sexually abusing neighborhood children

Morgan County man sent to prison for sexually abusing neighborhood children

Jacob Scholl, KSL.com  |  Posted May 21 - 4:47 p.m.

A Morgan County man was ordered to spend at least 30 years in prison after pleading guilty to sexually abusing children in his neighborhood.
Bridging the treatment gap: Solutions for families waiting to connect a teen with a therapist

Bridging the treatment gap: Solutions for families waiting to connect a teen with a therapist

Ashley Moser, KSL-TV  |  Posted May 21 - 1:21 p.m.

The average wait for a mental health care provider for a new patient in Utah is two to six months. But experts say there are tools available to help bridge the treatment gap.
Climate data: How does Utah's current drought compare with the 20-year average?

Climate data: How does Utah's current drought compare with the 20-year average?

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted May 21 - 11:11 a.m.

Utah and the West have had fewer droughts than other regions in the nation. The difference is every drought is longer and more severe, per a recent study.
First formula flights from Europe to arrive this weekend

First formula flights from Europe to arrive this weekend

Zeke Miller, Associated Press  |  Posted May 21 - 10:12 a.m.

The first flights containing infant formula from Europe, authorized by President Joe Biden to relieve a deepening U.S. shortage, will arrive in Indiana aboard military aircraft this weekend.
Riverdale drive-in theater shuts down, making way for new homes

Riverdale drive-in theater shuts down, making way for new homes

Mike Anderson, KSL-TV  |  Posted May 21 - 9:21 a.m.

Demand for new homes is pushing out a longtime icon in Riverdale — a drive-in theater that opened 75 years ago.
2 dead, 3 hospitalized in North Ogden crash

2 dead, 3 hospitalized in North Ogden crash

Ashley Fredde, KSL.com  |  Posted May 21 - 8:23 a.m.

Two men died and three others were hospitalized after their vehicle left the road and struck a tree early Saturday morning.
Controversial border policy stays — for now; Utah Gov. Cox says repealing it would be a 'mistake'

Controversial border policy stays — for now; Utah Gov. Cox says repealing it would be a 'mistake'

Kyle Dunphey, Deseret News  |  Posted May 21 - 7:17 a.m.

Repealing Title 42, the controversial public health policy that allows Customs and Border Protection officers to turn away migrants seeking asylum, is a "mistake," Utah Gov. Spencer Cox said Thursday.
Utah Girls Tackle Football League to play historic games at Rice-Eccles Stadium

Utah Girls Tackle Football League to play historic games at Rice-Eccles Stadium

Shara Park, KSL-TV  |  Posted May 20 - 10:31 p.m.

Utah Girls Tackle Football League is about to make history when it holds its championship games at Rice Eccles Stadium on Saturday.
'Water is not going to magically appear,' says Interior's Tanya Trujillo

'Water is not going to magically appear,' says Interior's Tanya Trujillo

Amy Joi O'Donoghue, Deseret News  |  Posted May 20 - 9:05 p.m.

Communities across the country are tapping more than 660 million reasons to boost the integrity of water supply and delivery systems, especially during the drought.
Will the 2030 Winter Games come to Utah? IOC to decide in coming months

Will the 2030 Winter Games come to Utah? IOC to decide in coming months

Lisa Riley Roche, Deseret News  |  Posted May 20 - 7:11 p.m.

The site of the 2030 Winter Games could all but be decided in the coming months now that International Olympic Committee leaders are ready to start negotiating.
Ogden museum to display historic artifacts from Al Capone, Butch Cassidy, Einstein on Saturday

Ogden museum to display historic artifacts from Al Capone, Butch Cassidy, Einstein on Saturday

Jacob Scholl, KSL.com  |  Posted May 20 - 6:26 p.m.

Ogden's 25th Street Museum will celebrate its reopening with a free open house featuring a special collection of historical artifacts from Ogden and around the world.
Community gathers in support of Springville teen shot by ex-boyfriend

Community gathers in support of Springville teen shot by ex-boyfriend

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Updated May 20 - 5:33 p.m.

Police were asking for local families in need of organ donation to contact them, but Lily Conroy's family told officials Friday that they have received enough responses.
2nd man arrested, accused of firing 36 rounds at man at Utah apartment complex

2nd man arrested, accused of firing 36 rounds at man at Utah apartment complex

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted May 20 - 5:19 p.m.

A second person has been arrested and accused of firing 36 rounds at another man outside a South Salt Lake apartment complex in March.
Utah judge rules ski collision with Gwyneth Paltrow was not a 'hit-and-run'

Utah judge rules ski collision with Gwyneth Paltrow was not a 'hit-and-run'

Emily Ashcraft, KSL.com  |  Posted May 20 - 4:48 p.m.

A judge dismissed some claims filed by a retired optometrist against Gwyneth Paltrow after the two collided at a ski resort, ruling that it was not a "hit-and-run ski crash," as the lawsuit claimed.
4 charged in connection with killing near Utah grocery store

4 charged in connection with killing near Utah grocery store

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Posted May 20 - 4:07 p.m.

Four people were charged with murder Friday in connection with the shooting death of a man near the parking lot of a South Salt Lake WinCo store.
Pleasant Grove man arrested in killing said, 'I shot my mom,' police say

Pleasant Grove man arrested in killing said, 'I shot my mom,' police say

Ashley Imlay and Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Updated May 20 - 3:58 p.m.

Officers arrested a Pleasant Grove man early Friday after his mother's body was found and police say he told them he had "been involved in a crime."
Utah unemployment dips below 2% for 1st time as labor becomes 'precious commodity'

Utah unemployment dips below 2% for 1st time as labor becomes 'precious commodity'

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted May 20 - 3:06 p.m.

Utah labor officials reported Friday that the state's unemployment rate slipped to a record-low of 1.9% in April after steadily staying at 2% for months.
St. George City Council passes new fireworks restrictions map

St. George City Council passes new fireworks restrictions map

Lauren Steinbrecher, KSL-TV  |  Posted May 20 - 2:42 p.m.

The city of St. George is preparing for fire season, and on Thursday evening the city council passed this year's fireworks restriction map.
3 Salt Lake County officers cleared in 3 separate police shootings

3 Salt Lake County officers cleared in 3 separate police shootings

Pat Reavy, KSL.com  |  Updated May 20 - 1:29 p.m.

Three Salt Lake County police officers were legally justified in shooting or shooting at three people in separate recent incidents, the district attorney announced Friday.