facebook

Breaking News from Utah News

Find the latest Utah Newsfrom the most update to date resource for all local headlines and breaking stories.

Anchorage ski community shocked by avalanche death of local legend Randy Bergt

Within hours, news began trickling out that Randy Bergt, a beacon of Anchorage's thriving ski community, had died Wednesday in an avalanche up at Hatcher Pass. "Everyone had the same kind of response," said Rob Whitney, a former champion junior skier coached by Bergt at Service High School. "Oh my

ANCHORAGE DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-25 03:08:06

The Utah miracle men and the network they built

SALT LAKE CITY - Tucked in between a car dealership and a sports bar on the quiet side of downtown Salt Lake City, the five-story brick office building is as unpretentious as it is unassuming. Commuters zip past the corner of 200 West and 700 South with nary a glance at the sign that identifies the

DESERET NEWS - 2017-11-25 04:21:00

Utah police recover stolen Teslas, including one driven by a man claiming to be a 'Tesla'

SOUTH SALT LAKE - Four people were booked into jail Friday following a bizarre chain of events that led to the recovery of four stolen Teslas and claims by one of the alleged perpetrators that he's a Tesla family member. A Utah Highway Patrol trooper reported that William Weist, 31, was driving a Te

DESERET NEWS - 2017-11-25 04:04:00

Warm weather already melting profits of Utah's ski industry

SNOWBIRD, Utah -- Friday night Snowbird sent out a tweet saying despite their best efforts warm weather is forcing a "delay of game" and putting a hold on skiing. There's not a lot of snow and it's too warm to make it so they're temporarily suspending winter operations. The Salt Lake City National W

FOX 13 NOW - SALT LAKE CITY - 2017-11-25 05:52:52

'Bears Ears' mural unveiled in Salt Lake City's Granary District

SALT LAKE CITY -- A new mural depicting the "Bears Ears" area in southern Utah was unveiled and dedicated in Salt Lake City's Granary District on Friday. Utah artist, Josh Scheuerman, has been working on the 100 foot by 20 foot mural for more than a month. "This is a reminder, a giant billboard, to

FOX 13 NOW - SALT LAKE CITY - 2017-11-25 02:31:04

Leaders encourage Utah shoppers to buy local this holiday season

SALT LAKE CITY - If camping outside a store or sitting online for hours to score Black Friday deals isn't your thing, locally owned businesses are hoping you'll give them a try. A year ago, Melinda Meservey quit her corporate job and opened up Thyme & Place on 362 East 900 South. "It`s a botanical b

FOX 13 NOW - SALT LAKE CITY - 2017-11-25 00:41:03

'Every vote counts': Utah mayoral race decided by coin toss

SALT LAKE CITY - Every vote mattered in a handful of Utah races this year. Take for example what happened in Wasatch County, where a coin toss was used to break a tie for Charleston's next mayor. On election night, Kam Alan Brown was three votes ahead Brenda Kozlowski, but after more results were po

DESERET NEWS - 2017-11-25 04:07:00

Riverdale residents keeping a weary eye on a landslide that is threatening homes

RIVERDALE, Utah -- Riverdale residents are on edge over a landslide in the area of 600 west and 4860 south. The slide started on Sunday and is still growing. It's eating away at a hillside with houses on top. "Sunday afternoon one o clock we were down here doing our Christmas trees, getting ready fo

FOX 13 NOW - SALT LAKE CITY - 2017-11-25 06:08:05

Kowalski brought presence, records to local track

Sentinel file photo E.J. Kowalski of Reading is known for his record speeds behind the wheel. He was in attendance for the final nostalgia -weekend that was overseen by "Beaver Bob" in September. BEAVER SPRINGS - Many record-setting drivers have taken to the track at Beaver Springs Dragway. E.J. K

SENTINEL - 2017-11-25 08:00:00

Utah high court denies cop killer's motion to withdraw guilty plea

SALT LAKE CITY - The Utah Supreme Court has denied an appeal by white supremacist and convicted cop killer Curtis Allgier requesting to withdraw his guilty plea. In a decision handed down Wednesday, the state's high court denied the motion Allgier filed on his own behalf claiming he had received ins

DESERET NEWS - 2017-11-25 01:33:00

Buck season optimism

Kirklin Hargenrader got a new rifle for his 13th birthday recently and had a chance Friday to fire it with the help of Steve Knight, who is a certified instructor, and his dad, Ken, at the Izaak Walton grounds in Oil City. The Izaak Walton facilities will be open from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. today and Sund

DERRICK - 2017-11-25 06:31:01

Police: Possible road rage incident leaves 2 stabbed in Magna

Two men were stabbed late Friday night, Nov. 24, 2017, during an altercation at 3500 S. Mystic Way in Magna. Photo: Gephardt Daily/Monico Garza/SLCScanner MAGNA, Utah, Nov. 25, 2017 (Gephardt Daily) - Two men who left their vehicle and got into an altercation with some pedestrians ended up in the ho

GEPHARDTDAILY.COM - 2017-11-25 09:07:08

Chance encounter reunites Utah man with Dominican birth family

Draper, UT -- Chris Hinton spent the first 36 years of his life not really knowing who his biological parents are, but a strange twist of fate changed that last month. "It's one of those things I've always wondered about," said Hinton about meeting his parents. "And then boom, it happened." Hinton w

ERIENEWSNOW.COM - 2017-11-25 02:57:00

What interim coach Jedd Fisch said after UCLA beat Cal 30-27

If Jedd Fisch was looking for an exciting debut to his career as a college coach, he got it. In UCLA's first game post-Jim Mora, the Bruins used a game-winning kick from J.J. Molson to seal up a 30-27 win over Cal and attain bowl eligibility. The game, however, did not come without its setbacks. Qu

MYAJC.COM - 2017-11-25 08:21:33

Lovely Budz at Barmel

Rowdy Roots The three-piece ensemble from Charlotte, North Carolina head west to play their rock reggae. Last year, Tyler Vickery (vocals and guitar), Kody Farris (drums) and Clifton Bundick (bass) hosted their first annual Budz Bash in honor of their debut EP, titled The Sound. Now, the trio embark

MONTEREYCOUNTYWEEKLY.COM - 2017-11-25 03:00:00

Eastern Washington vs. Utah Open Thread

Stephen R. Sylvanie-USA TODAY Sports After what happened down in Vegas a few nights ago, it will be interesting to see how Utah bounces back. It's nice that it's a home game and that I have no doubt Coach K has coached them up since then. The Utes couldn't hit a three to save their lives the other

BLOCKU.COM - 2017-11-25 00:29:38

Ski resort suspends winter operations due to warm weather

LITTLE COTTONWOOD CANYON (ABC4 Utah) - Snowbird is closed for skiing and riding due to unseasonably warm weather. The resort opened for the season on Tuesday, November 22, but it is now forced to temporarily halt winter operations due to high temperatures. Utah and the surrounding region have been

GOOD4UTAH.COM - 2017-11-25 01:44:57

Photos: Spectacular Southern Utah

You could get lost for months exploring Southern Utah. So many National Parks, so little time. Buy Now A wild horse grazes at Monument Valley, which straddles Arizona and Southern Utah. Visitors may drive through the park -- long a popular site for film making -- on a 17-mile dirt road. Elizabeth N

POST-BULLETIN - 2017-11-25 05:00:00

UND men's basketball opponent Utah Valley plays demanding schedule

GRAND FORKS - Like the University of North Dakota, Utah Valley is a mid-major men's basketball program. Like UND, Utah Valley also needs to play guarantee-or money games-on the road-usually against Power 5 programs. But Utah Valley may have taken guarantee games to a new level earlier this season. U

JAMESTOWN SUN - 2017-11-25 01:38:08

Winter coats hazardous for babies in car seats

ST. GEORGE (ABC4 Utah) - Police in Southern Utah want parents to be aware of a car seat issue during the colder months of the year. ABC4's Lauren Matthias went to the police department with her baby boy to learn some car seat safety. "We always want to be as safe as we can when we have our little

GOOD4UTAH.COM - 2017-11-25 05:03:07