Utah

Westminster campus. The school is offering porn class...
Kira Hoffelmeyer

Westminster College gathering social media attention for offering pornography class

A film class being offered for the first time this fall at Westminster College is garnering both negative and positive attention.
1 month ago
Natural History Museum of Utah releases Triceratops Traits...
Waverly Golden

Natural History Museum of Utah releases Triceratops Traits online program

A new investigation program for middle school science classes has been released by the National History Museum of Utah.
1 month ago
Suspect...
Chandler Holt and Samantha Hererra

UPDATE: Four missing children found safely

Two children were taken by their mother from school today in South Salt Lake. The mother lost custody of the children this morning in court. 
1 month ago
the Fed...
Aimee Cobabe

Goldman Sachs warns of potential recession in the next two years

Goldman Sachs predicts there’s a 35 percent chance we’ll have a recession in the next 2 years. 
1 month ago
Central Wasatch...
Waverly Golden

Central Wasatch Commission releases beta version of new software

The Environmental Dashboard beta version has been released by Central Wasatch Commission for public feedback.
1 month ago
Utah national parks no longer have a mask mandate...
Chandler Holt

Masks no longer required in national parks

Since a federal judge struck down the CDC's transportation mask mandate, guests in national parks can choose if they'd like to wear a mask or not.
1 month ago
A 24-year-old man died Monday night following a motorcycle crash in Vineyard.
Photo credit: Utah Co...
Mark Jones

Nebraska man killed in motorcycle crash in Vineyard

A motorcycle crash Monday night in Vineyard claimed the life of a 24-year-old man.
1 month ago
Cache County Jail...
Mark Jones

Officer-involved shooting in northern Utah sends suspect to hospital

A suspect involved in an alleged car theft is in the hospital following an officer-involved shooting.
1 month ago
A community conversation about autism awareness will take place in Ogden....
Waverly Golden and Samantha Herrera

Autism awareness organization to hold a community conversation for Ogden residents

A local Ogden organization will hold a community conversation focused on deescalation and autism awareness.
1 month ago
A semi rollover Tuesday afternoon on I-80 in Summit County forced the closure of the freeway in bot...
Mark Jones

Semi rollover on I-80 in Summit County closes freeway in both directions

A semi rollover on I-80 Tuesday afternoon in Summit County forced the closure of the freeway for a time.
1 month ago
Juab county carjacking suspect...
Simone Seikaly

Pedestrian dies after being hit by a motorcyclist in Draper

Witnesses said the motorcyclist was speeding before he hit the pedestrian, who had stepped into the road to stop the driver.
1 month ago
New eligibility rules for pandemic-EBT program...
Waverly Golden

New eligibility guidelines for Pandemic-EBT

Utah households will have to apply for free or reduced-price meal benefits with their local school by May 6 to possibly receive Pandemic-EBT.
1 month ago
Intermountain Healthcare facilities upgrade landscaping...
Waverly Golden

Intermountain Healthcare landscaping gets a new look

Landscaping at Intermountain Healthcare facilities is getting a new look to help save water as Utah still experiences a bad drought.
1 month ago
a tax form, 1040, is often used to file taxes...
Dan Bammes

Tax burden on Utah’s imaginary family — almost 25%

An imaginary family, the Beehives, is used to show the tax burden a typical family in Utah would pay.
1 month ago
A train at a stop during Free Fare February....
Martha Harris

UTA, Salt Lake International Airport drop mask requirement

SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Transit Authority says the agency has dropped its mask mandate for bus and train travelers. The decision comes after a federal judge ruled Monday that the mask mandate was unlawful. The Biden Administration is currently reviewing that ruling. In a statement to KSL NewsRadio, UTA spokeswoman Andrea Packer said […]
1 month ago
The Capitol in Salt Lake City on Monday, Jan. 24, 2022.  KSL Newsradio file...
Mark Jackson

Utah Named State with Best Economic Outlook for 15th Year in a Row

(Salt Lake City, UT) — Utah’s red hot economy is getting some national notice.  The Beehive State is named the state with the best economic outlook for the 15th straight year. “Every year, those predictions for Utah have come true” ALEC-Laffer State Economic Competitiveness Index, released Monday, compares its forecast of states across 15 economic […]
1 month ago
For the first time in nearly 50 years, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Kensingto...
WJZ staff

Open house for Washington, D.C. Temple is the first in nearly 50 years

The Church of Jesus Christ of-Latter-day Saints will hold an open house for the Washington, D.C. Temple for the first time in nearly 50 years.
1 month ago
hunting permits...
Mark Jones

DWR asking Utahns to keep dogs on a leash while in the outdoors

The Utah Division of Wildlife Resources are asking those who head outdoors this spring to keep their dogs on a leash.
1 month ago
bald eagles at farmington bay...
Mark Jones

Tracy Aviary taking precautions to protect birds from avian influenza

Tracy Aviary is working to protect its birds from the Avian Influenza, which was announced Monday by the Department of Agriculture and Food, to have arrived in Utah.
1 month ago
The investigation of a fatal house fire in Delta continues on Sunday, April 17, 2022.  Three people...
Mark Jones

Victims in Saturday’s house fire in Delta are identified

The people who died in a Delta house fire over the weekend were identified on Monday.
1 month ago
BYU professors finds that insulin plays a vital role in obesity...
Waverly Golden

BYU professor finds that insulin plays a big role in obesity

Ben Bikman, a professor at BYU, conducts research to find how insulin plays a role in obesity.
1 month ago
Zion National Park Canyon Overlook Trail will get a new look for the summer....
Waverly Golden

The Canyon Overlook Trail in Zion gets a new look

Zion National Park Canyon Overlook Trail is getting a new look for the summer. The work on the trail should be finished by early June.
1 month ago
more school resources, temporary school shutdown, midvale schools water main break...
Waverly Golden

Draper officials oppose creation of a new school district

The Mayor and City Council of Draper oppose local residents pursuing new school district.
1 month ago
The investigation of a fatal house fire in Delta continues on Sunday, April 17, 2022.  Three people...
Mark Jackson

Three dead in house fire, explosion in Delta

The three people were inside the house when firefighters responded. As of early Sunday, April 17, the identities of the victims were not released. The cause is under investigation. 
1 month ago