Recreation

(The remains of the wave pool at Raging Waters.  City officials say concrete is six feet thick in p...
Paul Nelson

No blasting at abandoned Raging Waters park after pushback from nearby residents

No blasting will be used in the demolition project of the Raging Waters/Seven Peaks theme, Salt Lake City officials announced
3 months ago
utah ski resorts...
Curt Gresseth

At Utah ski resorts, snow is harder, faster, icier, says avalanche expert

After three skiers' deaths in February, Craig Gordon, of the Utah Avalanche Center talks about snow and safety at the ski resorts.
3 months ago
The view at Snowbasin Resort....
Simone Seikaly

Skier dies after a collision at Snowbasin Ski Resort

Officials said the 35-year-old man was skiing with friends at Snowbasin on Friday, Feb. 11, when the accident happened.
3 months ago
FILE - Terry Cheung prepares a pizza pie to be served to students at Everglades High School on Nove...
Mark Jones

The website Yelp is on the search for a Chief Pizza Officer

The online directory website Yelp is looking for its first ever Chief Pizza Officer.
3 months ago
park city vail resorts...
Jill Adler and Simone Seikaly

Fed up, Park City locals take aim at Vail Resorts with new petition

It says Vail Resorts didn't anticipate crowds at Park City that should have been expected when 2 million EPIC passes were sold this year.
3 months ago
utah utes win Pac-12 championship and head to rose bowl...
Curt Gresseth

Britain Covey on the art of the punt return, the healing power of horses and prepping for the NFL

Britain Covey, star U of U football wide receiver and punt returner, talks about prepping for the NFL, fickle fans on social media, the healing power of horses and life lessons learned from football.
3 months ago
Photo of Utah Lake [Photo Credit: Canva Images]...
Curt Gresseth

Developer discusses plan to revive, restore Utah Lake

A company plans to build man-made islands with material dredged from the bed of Utah Lake, cleaning the water and make it a welcoming spot for recreation and birds.
3 months ago
Pioneer Park in Salt Lake City.  Photo courtesy of Deseret News....
Mark Jackson

Pioneer Park vision plan includes new mist-producing fountain, signature park pavilion

Salt Lake City presented its plan for revamping Pioneer Park after surveying 3,000 people in the city.
3 months ago
In this 1915-1923 photo made available by the Library of Congress, a doctor examines a child with a...
Curt Gresseth

One economist says life today is simpler than you may think

Without having to spend time hunting and gathering, one economist says we live the real simple life.
4 months ago
Water Lake Powell...
Curt Gresseth

Lake Powell is oh so low, but many snow basins in good shape — for now

Lake Powell is now at an historic low. But the state's snow basins are in good shape. KSL Chief Meteorologist says the month of February is make or break for Utah.
4 months ago
Olympics...
Mark Jones

Fun facts about the 2022 Bejing Olympics that you may not know

The 2022 Beijing Olympics being later this week. There are fun facts about the Olympics that you may or may not know.
4 months ago
The Summit County Sheriff's Office responded Monday to a hunting accident near milepost 178 off of ...
Mark Jones

Salt Lake County woman killed in a Summit County hunting accident

A Summit County hunting accident claimed the life of a 58=year-old woman from Salt Lake County on Monday.
4 months ago
winds may be to blame paraglider9-year-old boy taser swat dog dynamite evacuation shoplifter injury...
Mark Jones

Cache County man dies in snowmobiling accident

A 77-year-old man from Cache County died Friday following a snowmobile accident at Naomi Peak.
4 months ago
Spc. Jasper Good, of Steamboat Springs, 
Colorado, is one of two Utah National Guard soldiers selec...
Mark Jones

Two Utah National Guard soldiers to compete in upcoming Winter Games

Two soldiers from the Utah National Guard Joint Force Headquarters will competing in the Nordic Combined event for Team USA at the upcoming Winter Olympics.
4 months ago
UTA free fares...
Eliza Craig

Free fares across entire UTA system for the month of February

Salt Lake City's Mayor Erin Mendenhall announced that next month is Free Fare February. All public transit services will be offered for free.
4 months ago
snowmobiler Summit County...
Eliza Craig

Snowmobiler dies in Summit County after slide down steep hill

A snowmobiler from Delaware was riding with her husband in the Soapstone area of Summit County near Samak when tragedy struck.
4 months ago
Angels Landing day...
Heather Kelly

It’s the last day to get a permit for hiking Angels Landing this spring

Friday is the last day to register for hiking permits at Angels Landing in Zion National Park. 
4 months ago
Visitors to Arches National Park make the hike to and from Delicate Arch, one of the park’s most ...
Eliza Craig

Utah ranks second most active state

A new study from the CDC found that Utah ranks at the top for residents who are physically active outside of working hours. 
4 months ago
The Utah Division of Wildlife Resources is seeking information into the illegal killing of this bul...
Mark Jones

DWR seeks information on bull elk illegally killed

The Division of Wildlife Resources are seeking information into the killing of a bull elk in Kane County.
4 months ago
Great Salt Lake low water...
Curt Gresseth

Great Salt Lake could use your help now, says expert

The Great Salt Lake is an essential stopover for migrating birds and a financial driver of the state economy, but it is suffering historic water lows amid a drought. The good news, says a water-conservation expert, is residents and legislators have the tools needed to raise the water levels of the lake back again.
4 months ago
spring lake payson...
Simone Seikaly

Fishing limit temporarily increased to eight at Spring Lake in Payson

The fishing limit at Spring Lake has been increased ahead of scheduled maintenance to the community fishing pond in Payson.
4 months ago
backpacker rescued Zion...
Eliza Craig

Backpacker in Zion rescued from immobilizing winter weather conditions

A stranded backpacker was rescued from Zion National Park on Monday after she became stuck in 3 feet of snow in below freezing temperatures.
4 months ago
The Salt Lake County Search and Rescue team were called out to the West Slabs on Mount Olympus on S...
Mark Jones

Salt Lake County Search and Rescue helps two stranded skiers

Salt Lake County Search and Rescue were called out Sunday night to help two stranded skiers on the West Slabs of Mount Olympus.
4 months ago
apology act of kindness...
Mark Jones

Search and rescue aids woman off trail above Timpanogos Cave

A 59-year-old woman was helped off a trail above Timpanogos Cave on Saturday moring.
4 months ago