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Arcimoto's recent trip through Zion National Park. Photo credit Arcimoto...
Dan Bammes

Utah drivers can soon operate autocycles without a motorcycle permit

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah — An Oregon-based company that makes electric autocycles came to the Utah legislature asking for a favor to change the definition of autocycle — a three-wheel vehicle that is something between a motorcycle and a car. The change would allow someone without a motorcycle endorsement on their driver’s license to operate […]
1 month ago
side hustle incorporate...
Justin McDevitt

Legitimizing your side hustle: Is incorporating worth it?

When deciding next steps with your side hustle, it is important to consider how you would organize your business from a legal perspective.
1 month ago
bicycle lane driver arrested...
Simone Seikaly

Update: Police identify two brothers killed riding bicycles near St. George, driver charged

The cyclists, brothers from California, were in the bicycle lane during the annual Spring Tour of St. George when they were hit.
1 month ago
Kmart...
DAVID PORTER Associated Press

Once a retail giant, Kmart down to 3 stores after NJ closing

It's a far cry from the chain's heyday in the 1980s and '90s when it had more than 2,000 stores and sold product lines endorsed by Martha Stewart and former "Charlies Angel" Jaclyn Smith.
1 month ago
FILE - Tesla and SpaceX Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk speaks at the SATELLITE Conference and Ex...
The Associated Press

Tesla CEO Elon Musk decides not to join Twitter’s board after all

Twitter CEO Parag Agrawal announced the news, which followed a weekend of Musk tweets suggesting changes to Twitter, including making the site ad-free.
1 month ago
Flags fly outside of the Riverton Police Department in Riverton on Thursday Feb. 11, 2021. (Ali Bar...
Simone Seikaly

14-year-old suspect in Amber Alert found with sister in SLC Park

Police said that the suspect and subject of an AMBER Alert are sisters, and that they were located in Liberty Park on Sunday,
1 month ago
The search was on over the weekend for a suspect accused in the shooting death of a Magna man.  Pho...
Mark Jackson

Suspect sought in connection with death of Magna man

Family and friends of 20-year-old Fernando Ruesga of Magna held a vigil on April 9 in memory of the man who was found dead in a car the day before.
1 month ago
DPS Crime database Utah...
Martha Harris

Utahns can now easily track crime in their area

The new Crime in Utah dashboards from the Department of Public Safety offer tools to help residents track crime in their neighborhoods.
1 month ago
MILFORD, UT - MAY 31: Wild horses roam free on state and some private land, outside federal disenga...
Dan Bammes

Senator Lee proposes selling BLM land to ease housing shortage

Cities would nominate parcels of BLM (or public) land as areas of potential housing. The Interior Department would have to approve the sale.
1 month ago
Utah gender identify guidelines for schools...
Devin Oldroyd

Board of education says schools will set their own rules on gender identity

The Utah Board of Education decided against issuing statewide guidelines about gender identity and instead said that schools will make their own rules.
1 month ago
Bridal Veil Falls rescue ice chunk...
Devin Oldroyd and Dan Bammes

Hiker rescued at Bridal Veil Falls after he was critically injured by falling ice

The hiker was unconscious when rescuers moved him to an area of Bridal Veil Falls where the helicopter crew could reach him with their hoist.
1 month ago
utah driving dangerously utah roads...
Devin Oldroyd

UDOT to launch a study on I-15 for future construction

The study will help the agency determine future construction plans as they relate to population growth as well as future transportation needs of the area.
1 month ago
Deer Valley concert...
Samantha Herrera

Deer Valley concert schedule announced

PARK CITY, UT — Deer Valley Resort released its 2022 summer concert schedule on Thursday. The resort will host Utah Symphony’s Deer Valley Music Festival and the Grand Valley Bank Community Concert Series.  The Snow Park Outdoor Amphitheater will host events starting in June. “We are so grateful to continue to partner with the Utah […]
1 month ago
Utah hunters...
Simone Seikaly

Three new laws impact Utah hunters and landowners

The bills, recently made law by Utah Gov. Spencer Cox, affect Utah hunters and their ability to donate meat, use air bows, and kill big game.
1 month ago
Delta pilots picketing outside of Salt Lake City International Airport....
Lindsay Aerts

Delta pilots picket at Salt Lake International Airport

Delta pilots picketed outside of Salt Lake City International Aiport's arrivals section in protest of their company's scheduling.
1 month ago
Existing 1700 East bridge over I-80 will be replaced from April 8 through April 10...
Waverly Golden

Utah construction season launches with new bridge over I-80

Utah construction season begins with a brand new bridge over I-80 at 17th East in Salt Lake City.
1 month ago
Utah begings using wastewater to track components of the COVID-19 virus in communities...
Dan Bammes

Monitoring COVID-19 virus in Utah through wastewater

SALT LAKE CITY — Utah is monitoring levels of the COVID-19 virus components in sewage at wastewater treatment plants across the state. While it’s a useful early warning system, Utah’s state epidemiologist says it’s just one of the tools they have for monitoring COVID-19 infections in the community. Last year, when the Delta variant showed […]
1 month ago
Ketanji Brown Jackson nomination...
The Associated Press

Senate poised to confirm Jackson to Supreme Court

Three Republican senators have said they will support Jackson, who would replace Justice Stephen Breyer when he retires this summer.
2 months ago
Intermountain drone delivery...
Dan Bammes

Intermountain Healthcare preparing for drone deliveries

The prescription delivery via drone service offered by Intermountain Healthcare could begin as soon as summer 2022.
2 months ago
car chase in West Valley...
Simone Seikaly

Nobody in custody after shots fired near West Valley City apartment complex

An argument was captured on a Ring doorbell camera near 1595 West 3395 South early Thursday morning before gunshots were heard.
2 months ago
FILE - Gov. Gretchen Whitmer speaks during a news conference in Lansing, Mich., Tuesday, Jan. 25, 2...
DAVID EGGERT Associated Press

Michigan governor sues to secure abortion rights, vacate ban

Whitmer is also seeking to overturn a 176-year-old ban in Michigan that may take effect if the landmark Roe v. Wade ruling is vacated.
2 months ago
A train at a stop during Free Fare February....
Becky Bruce and Samantha Herrera

How did UTA’s Free Fare February play out?

The Utah Transit Authority said the results of Free Fare February were mostly positive, and published its final report focused on the month's results.
2 months ago
Lake Powell on March 27, 2022 in Page, Arizona. As severe drought grips parts of the Western United...
Rachel Ramirez and Chief Climate Correspondent Bill Weir, CNN

Americans more likely to see climate crisis as a threat after facing extreme weather

A new Gallup poll shared first with CNN found 1 in 3 Americans said they've been affected by extreme weather in the past two years, and those who had been were more likely to say the climate crisis is a threat.
2 months ago
A woman drinks alcohol. Alcohol consumption doesn't help heart risks according to study....
Dan Bammes

Alcohol consumption doesn’t reduce heart risks for certain patients, study says

Researchers looked at patients taking drugs that are widely prescribed to reduce cholesterol to find how alcohol consumption can affect heart risks.
2 months ago