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Samantha Herrera is a digital content producer for KSL NewsRadio. She has an associate degree in Journalism and Digital Media from Salt Lake Community College. You can reach her at

Church issues statement supporting Respect for Marriage Act

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints issued a statement Tuesday afternoon supporting the newest version of the Respect for Marriage Act.
12 days ago

DWR reminding Utahns that some e-bikes are banned in wildlife management areas

Class 2 and Class 3 e-bikes are now banned in waterfowl and wildlife management areas across the state after a new rule took effect this month.
13 days ago

Second man arrested in connection to 7-11 Millcreek shooting

After a shooting in a 7-11 parking lot left one 18-year-old dead, two suspects are in custody in relation to his murder.
13 days ago

At least 147,000 ballots left to be counted in Salt Lake County election

Some of the races in the Salt Lake County election are very close, with just a few hundred votes separating candidates.
17 days ago

Fourth graders get free permit to cut Christmas trees this year

Fourth graders can get a free Christmas Tree permit this holiday season thanks to a federal program aimed at getting kids out in nature.
19 days ago

Power outage affects thousands in Salt Lake City

Rocky Mountain Power estimated that the power outage in Salt Lake City would be fixed by 3:00 p.m.
23 days ago

Solitude opening a week early after recent snowfall

Solitude Mountain Resort announced it would push it's opening a week early after originally planning to open on Nov. 18.
23 days ago

Man in custody after multiple carjackings, crashes in Salt Lake and Summit Counties

The Salt Lake City Police Department tweeted that it was investigating multiple carjackings with UHP, Summit County, and South Salt Lake Police.
23 days ago

Family of Gabby Petito files wrongful death lawsuit against Moab Police

The family of Gabby Petito seeks $50 million in damages, claiming Moab City Police Department could have prevented Petito's death.
24 days ago

Crash near Wyoming border leaves two dead

A head-on crash in Sage Creek Junction, Utah killed the two drivers involved Wednesday morning.
25 days ago

What to do with your fall leaves

Community Education Program Director at Wasatch Community Gardens Marybeth Janerich shared tips with KSL Greenhouse on how to use leaves to your advantage.
30 days ago

Salt Lake Chamber holds Business Diversity Summitt

A description for the Business Diversity Summit on the chamber's website said the event featured a conversation with Gov. Spencer Cox.
30 days ago

Woman dies in Logan after being hit by cement truck

Main Street experienced traffic delays and closure but reopened around noon, according to a Facebook post by the LCPD.
30 days ago

New US plan could lead to federal action on Colorado River

The public has until Dec. 20 to weigh in on three options that seek to keep Lake Mead and Lake Powell from dropping so low they couldn't produce power.
30 days ago

Jerry Lee Lewis, outrageous rock ‘n’ roll star, dies at 87

The last survivor of a generation of groundbreaking performers that included Elvis Presley and Little Richard, Lewis died at home in Memphis, Tennessee.
30 days ago

It’s Halloween, here’s how to stay safe

Law enforcement and safety organizations are putting out Halloween safety tips for parents and drivers who will be out and about this year.
30 days ago

Three men charged after allegedly robbing mailman at gunpoint

After the alleged robbery of a mailman in August, three men face federal charges. The victim said he was robbed at gunpoint while eating lunch.
1 month ago

Crash on 400 South injures woman

The crash has closed all but one lane of east and westbound traffic on 400 South. Police are continuing to investigate and the driver is cooperating.
1 month ago

Roads closed, some apts. off-limits, demolition set after Sugar House fire

Fire officials said demolition crews would arrive starting around 5 p.m. Traffic patterns and residents will continue to be affected.
1 month ago

Halloween activities Utah has to offer this weekend

Halloween activities in Utah are plentiful. Ahead of Halloween on Monday, these activities are all open this weekend.
1 month ago

Missing Millcreek woman found dead in Wyoming

A Millcreek woman who had been missing was found dead in Wyoming. Victoria Acoba was 78-years-old at the time of her death.
1 month ago

Gov. Cox to hold town hall focused on Latino community

Gov. Spencer Cox will address questions from the Latino community during the town hall at Salt Lake Community College's Grand Theater Monday night.
1 month ago

Springville Police seeks information following “suspicious” death

A Springville man's death is being labeled as "suspicious" by police. 56-year-old Bobby Pool was found dead on Oct. 8 in the driver's seat of his van.
1 month ago

Christmas tree permits already on sale in some national forests

Most permits will be on sale by the beginning of November, but Fishlake and Manti-La Sal National Forests Christmas tree permits are on sale now.
1 month ago