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Huge tanker explosion forces highway shutdown in Utah (VIDEOS)

The vehicle fire occurred Thursday evening near the 7200 South area of I-15 in Midvale. The Utah Department of Transportation, news crews and witnesses captured the inferno on video, as traffic came to a standstill. Fire crews were still battling the blaze at 8:30pm local time, one hour after the Ut

RT.COM - 2018-01-19 11:33:00

Idaho defeats S Utah 80-76, tied for 2nd in Big Sky

CEDAR CITY, Utah (AP) - Brayon Blake had 23 points and 12 rebounds, and Idaho defeated Southern Utah 80-76 Thursday night to move into a crowded tie for second place in the Big Sky Conference. The Vandals are 4-2 in conference as is Weber State, Montana State and Eastern Washington. All are chasing

WASHINGTON TIMES - 2018-01-19 05:30:21

Utah sends Washington to second straight loss, 70-62

Justin Bibbins had 20 points and 10 rebounds for the Utes. Jaylen Nowell had 17 points and eight rebounds for the cold-shooting Huskies, who dropped back-to-back games for just the second time this season. SALT LAKE CITY - Justin Bibbins scored 20 and grabbed 10 rebounds as Utah broke a four-game lo

SEATTLE TIMES - 2018-01-19 05:40:59

A person and a dog die in a Utah shooting

A shooting in West Valley City on Thursday night left a person and a dog dead. The human victim was in a southbound vehicle on Bangerter Highway, turning right onto 4100 South when someone in another vehicle fired shots into the car, according to Roxeanne Vainuku, spokeswoman for the West Valley C

SALT LAKE TRIBUNE - 2018-01-19 05:58:46

Vandals Grind Out Win Against Southern Utah

The Vandals built their lead early in the first, doubling up the Thunderbirds at 24-12 with eight minutes to go in the half. Idaho was tremendous from beyond the arc in the first half, connecting on 7-of-12 from range. Idaho would stay consistent to close out the frame, leading 38-26 at the break. I

KXLY - 2018-01-19 06:30:23

Zion, Bryce Canyon parks report record number of visitors

ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) - Both Zion and Bryce Canyon national parks have reported a record number of visitors for 2017. The Spectrum reported Thursday that Zion National Park saw more than 4.5 million visitors last year, which is up 5 percent from 2016. While Bryce Canyon National Park recorded 2.6 mi

LAREDO MORNING TIMES - 2018-01-19 07:19:55

Major winter storm sets sights on Utah this weekend

Travel will be impacted nearly statewide late Friday through Saturday as a storm heads into the region bringing snowfall to much of the state. A dominant ridge of high pressure that pushed the jet stream farther north and led to extended inversion events for Northern Utah will finally break down th

GOOD4UTAH.COM - 2018-01-19 08:02:50

3 keys in the Utah Utes' 70-62 win over the Washington Huskies

SALT LAKE CITY - Utah snapped a four-game losing streak by topping Washington 70-62 at the Huntsman Center on Thursday night. The turning point: After Utah saw what had once been a 13-point lead trimmed to 64-60 with 1:58 to play, the Utes got two offensive rebounds from Donnie Tillman to extend the

DESERET NEWS - 2018-01-19 05:15:00

Washington doesn't go down easy: What we learned from the Huskies' loss to Utah

Washington entered Thursday night's game against Utah with the better record, but didn't look like it for much of the night. The Huskies found a way to stay within striking range for the majority of their contest against the Utes, closing Utah's lead to 4 in a late-game surge, but the earlier mistak

DIEHARDS.COM - 2018-01-19 05:38:36

One-man offense isn't enough in Washington's loss at Utah

Scoring has not come easy for the Washington men's basketball team as of late. After a 3-1 start in conference play, the Huskies (13-6, 3-3 Pac-12) dropped their second straight due to another poor offensive performance at Utah on Thursday night. The Utes (11-7, 3-4 Pac-12) have now won eight of the

THE DAILY - 2018-01-19 05:58:00

BC-BKC--Utah Valley-UT Rio Grande

Eds: APNewsNow. Utah Valley 84, UT Rio Grande 76.Conner Toolson scored a season-high 23 points and Kenneth Ogbe added 17 as Utah Valley remained unbeaten in conference play with an 84-76 win over UT Rio Grande Valley. Akolda Manyang had 15 points and 12 boards for the Wolverines (15-5, 4-0 Western A

ODESSA AMERICAN ONLINE - 2018-01-19 06:37:00

Early mistakes cost UW late in 70-62 loss at Utah

Pondering three loose balls in the first half might not sound conventional but it makes sense to Mike Hopkins and his players. Washington (13-6, 3-3 Pac-12) came within four points - twice - late in the second half in a 70-62 loss to Utah (11-7, 3-4) at the Jon M. Huntsman Center. The Huskies' come

OLYMPIAN - 2018-01-19 06:11:00

Huskies Comeback Attempt Starts Too Late in 70-62 loss to Utah

Jeff Swinger-USA TODAY Sports Jeff Swinger-USA TODAY Sports For a brief moment it looked like the Huskies might be able to get back into this game but ultimately the Utes pulled away and held off Washington by a score of 70-62. The Husky offense once again looked anemic and outside of more late gam

MSN.COM - 2018-01-19 05:27:22

Tres Tinkle has 16 and Oregon State beats UCLA 69-63

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) - A pair of back-to-back 3-pointers with under three minutes to go boosted the Beavers. Tres Tinkle had 16 points and Oregon State snapped a two-game losing streak with a 69-63 victory over UCLA on Thursday night. Stephen Thompson Jr. and Drew Eubanks each added 12 points for th

NY DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-19 06:57:26

View from above: Panthers strengthen lead in Region 9

ST. GEORGE - After losing their seven-game winning streak to a team that had no victories on the season, then winning an overtime game they probably should have lost, the Pine View Lady Panthers returned to form Thursday against Canyon View, dispatching the Lady Falcons, 70-45.Pine View's Sophia Jen

STGEORGEUTAH.COM - 2018-01-19 08:00:00

Gas tanker explodes on freeway; no injuries

Firefighters attempt to put out a burning trailer that was hauling thousands of gallons of fuel on Interstate 15 in Midvale, Utah, Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018. Lt. Todd Royce of the Utah Highway Patrol said the truck was southbound on the interstate when a tire caught fire, sending flames toward the tan

KTAR.COM - 2018-01-19 06:32:44

Group aimed at protecting LDS children from controversial interviews with bishops ramps up efforts

SALT LAKE CITY - A movement to end controversial one-on-one interviews between LDS bishops and children is growing in Utah. The group, Protect LDS Children, recently updated the public on their efforts. Since launching a petition in December of 2017, more than 11,000 people have signed and about 5,0

FOX 13 NOW - SALT LAKE CITY - 2018-01-19 05:21:32

Bryant scores 29, leads BYU past LMU 82-67

PROVO, Utah (AP) - Elijah Bryant scored 20 of his 29 points in the first half and BYU defeated Loyola Marymount 82-67 on Thursday night. With Bryant making 7 of 9 shots, including 4 of his 5 3-pointers, the Cougars (16-4, 5-2 West Coast Conference) shot 67 percent and rolled to a 46-29 lead at halft

USA TODAY - 2018-01-19 06:16:34

Trio from California arrested on fraud, drug charges

WASHINGTON CITY, Utah (News4Utah) - Three people accused of drug and fraud charges in California are behind bars here in Utah. Charles Ruiz, 39, Mika Landon, 41, and Sarah Paloyo, 38, were booked into the Washington County Jail. The three are accused of using fraudulent credit cards to rent a home t

GOOD4UTAH.COM - 2018-01-19 06:59:47

Rodney Hood, Alec Burks, Joe Johnson all possible trade pieces

With the this season's trade deadline only three weeks away, more and more players are getting included in trade chatters as possible ones to be moved. Perhaps one of the most rumored teams is the Utah Jazz, who are reportedly gaining interest from other franchises looking for trade partners. Rodney

CLUTCHPOINTS.COM - 2018-01-19 05:44:45