Recreation

A 55-year-old man from Moab died Friday in a wingsuit flight accident in Grand County.
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Mark Jones

Moab man dies in wingsuit flight accident

A 55-year-old man from Moab died Friday in a wingsuit flight accident in Grand County.
4 months ago
FILE: Low water levels are pictured in the Great Salt Lake near Tooele County on Wednesday, Jan. 5,...
Paul Nelson

Summit aims to save ‘ailing’ Great Salt Lake, protect economy

Speakers at the summit warned that continuing changes to the Great Salt Lake would negatively impact health and the economy.
4 months ago
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Mark Jones

Utah Wildlife Board votes to restrict trail camera use, makes other hunting changes

The Utah Wildlife Board voted Tuesday on a number of issues, including restricting trail cameras during hunts. Hunting changes regarding cougars and black bears were also made.
4 months ago
Pfeifferhorn Avalanche...
Lindsay Aerts

Experts say Wednesday’s storm is a ‘recipe’ for more avalanche risk

Utah avalanche forecasters are saying Wednesday's storm could be the "recipe" for more avalanche risk,
4 months ago
cancellations...
Eliza Craig

Utah travel woes continue with 50 flight cancellations in one day

As the holiday season comes to a close, Salt Lake City International Airport reported 53 flight cancellations in the last 24 hours.
5 months ago
Pfeifferhorn Avalanche...
Mark Jones

No injuries reported in avalanche in Millcreek Canyon

An avalanche occurred Sunday at the top of Little Water peak on a run called Fire Water in Millcreek Canyon. No injuries were reported.
5 months ago
Summit County Search and Rescue was kept busy all weekend, including a lost snowmobiler, who was re...
Mark Jones

Busy weekend for Summit County Search and Rescue

Despite the holiday, Summit Search and Rescue had a busy weekend.
5 months ago
Zion National Park Canyon Overlook Trail will get a new look for the summer....
Mark Jones

Magnitude 3.6 earthquake felt at Zion National Park and surrounding areas

A 3.6 magnitude earthquake shoot parts of Southern Utah Tuesday, including Zion National Park and Hurricane. No damage or injuries have been reported.
5 months ago
winds may be to blame paraglider9-year-old boy taser swat dog dynamite evacuation shoplifter injury...
Mark Jones

Boy dies after falling through the ice at Gunnison Bend Reservoir

A 10-year-old boy died after falling through the ice at Gunnison Bend Reservoir. We do not know how long he was under water.
5 months ago
Lagoon Fire...
Carlos Artiles Fortun

Fire Crews respond to Lagoon candy shop fire

The fire originated from a candy shop storage room inside the park and reignited overnight.
5 months ago
Weber County Search and Rescue helped a stranded hunter off a mountain Saturday, Dec. 11, 2021. The...
Mark Jones

Weber County Search and Rescue helps stranded hunter off mountain

Weber County Search and Rescue were called in to help a stranded hiker on Saturday afternoon.
5 months ago
A photo of Arches National Park....
Kelsey Earl

Soon you’ll have to make a reservation to get into Arches National Park

Arches National Park plans to start using a temporary reservation system in 2022 because of the increasing number of visitors to the park.
5 months ago
(File Photo: A runner passing through Grandeur Peak.  KSL TV, 2018)...
Paul Nelson

Zoning change could have a major impact on proposed limestone quarry

A controversial proposed limestone quarry in Parley’s Canyon might not see the light of day, if a proposed ordinance change from the Salt Lake County Council goes through. County leaders are considering a change to their forestry zoning rules.
5 months ago
winds may be to blame paraglider9-year-old boy taser swat dog dynamite evacuation shoplifter injury...
Karilyn Frazier

Winds may be to blame in paraglider accident near Traverse Mountain

Winds may be to blame for a accident involving a paraglider.
6 months ago
Angels Landing day...
Kate Davis

Planning on hiking Angels Landing? You’ll need a permit

Angels Landing hike in Zion National Park now requires a permit. Visitors can apply for permits beginning January 3, 2022.
6 months ago
grizzlies pride night...
Eliza Craig

Utah Grizzlies to host first LGBTQ+ Pride night with parade flag

The 200-foot-long Pride flag, used in the annual Pride Parade, will make its debut on the hockey rink for the first annual Utah Grizzlies Pride night.
6 months ago
A man shops for a Christmas tree at Crystal River Christmas Trees in Alameda, Calif. on Nov. 26, 20...
AP Terence Chea

Supply chain issues and extreme weather cause Christmas tree shortage

Extreme weather and supply chain issues have reduced supplies of real and artificial Christmas trees. Shoppers expected to pay up to 30% more.
6 months ago
Bighorn Sheep Photo: Utah Division of Wildlife Resources...
Heather Kelly

Desert Bighorn sheep are getting a nursery in Utah

Whenever we have a need to supplement or create new populations in the state, we will have our own internal bighorn sheep population and can be self sufficient in maintaining healthy herds.
6 months ago
Josephine Baker in Amsterdam. Noske, J.D. / Anefo, CC BY-SA 3.0 NL , via Wikimedia Commons...
AP journalists Jamey Keaten and Arno Pedram in Castelnaud-la-Chapelle, France, and Bishr Eltouni in Monaco contributed.

Artist Josephine Baker to be first Black woman honored at France’s Pantheon

American-born cabaret dancer, Josephine Baker, will become the first Black woman to be honored in France's Pantheon.
6 months ago
(File Photo: A runner passing through Grandeur Peak.  KSL TV, 2018)...
Paul Nelson

Proposed limestone mine in Parleys Canyon getting tremendous pushback

Conservationists are concerned about an idea to build a limestone quarry in Parleys Canyon.
6 months ago
Zion National Park...
Mark Jones

Two people stranded at Zion National Park rescued over the weekend, one pronounced dead

A search and rescue team from Zion National Park safely rescued two individuals off a perch Upper Emerald Pools. A third individual died in the incident.
6 months ago
Salt Lake County Search and Rescue assisted a stranded hiker out of Stairs Gulch on Saturday. Photo...
Mark Jones

Salt Lake County Search and Rescue assists male hiker off of Stairs Gulch

Salt Lake County Search and Rescue assisted a stranded hiker out of Stairs Gulch on Saturday.
6 months ago
UPD rescues a skier after a search at Goldminer’s Daughter Lodge on Sunday, Nov. 28, 2021 in Alta...
Mark Jones and Eliza Craig

Man falls over 120 feet, life flighted off of Mount Superior

Search and rescue from Unified police rescued a 47-year-old man Sunday, who had fallen about over 120 feet in muddy and snowy conditions.
6 months ago
zion national park shuttles...
Karilyn Frazier

Zion National Park shuttles out of service until late December

Zion National Park shuttles will be out of service until December 22, 2021.
6 months ago