• Follow me on:

Recent Articles
  • Bingham High students leave school in protest to dress code enforcement at dance

    SOUTH JORDAN, Utah — Two days after a dozen girls were turned away from their homecoming dance, approximately 100 students from Bingham High School walked out of classes in protest. “For a lot of us, this was our last homecoming, and we couldn’t even go in,” said student Cierra Gregersen. The high school senior wore the dress that got her kicked out back to school on Monday, as part of a protest of what happened to her. “I understand having […]

  • An evidence photo courtesy of the Utah County Attorney's Office showing the sword involved in the fatal shooting of Darrien Hunt

    Authorities name officers involved in fatal shooting of Darrien Hunt, release image of sword

    SARATOGA SPRINGS, Utah — More than a week after Darrien Hunt, 22, was shot and killed by police in Saratoga Springs, his family called on the U.S. Department of Justice to review the case. “All I see is my son being murdered and nobody wanting to come forward,” said Hunt’s mother, Susan Hunt. On Friday, the family’s attorney said he believes the shooting was racially motivated, which should warrant an investigation by a federal agency. “I believe that he would […]

  • New PCMR owner talks to Park City Council

    PARK CITY, Utah — The leaves are only just starting to turn in Park City, but all eyes are on the ski season that comes next, one many weren’t sure they were going to have until last week. At Thursday night’s city council meeting, a crowd of residents were able to meet the people who are bringing it to them, Vail Resorts, the new owners of Park City Mountain Resort. “I think there’s anxiety and uncertainty, and people want to […]

  • Advocates call for incinerator shutdown after new allegations surface

    NORTH SALT LAKE, Utah — Clean air advocates demanded Gov. Gary Herbert shutdown the medical waste incinerator Stericycle on Wednesday, after an anonymous whistleblower came forward with new allegations against the company. According to an interview done by EnviroNews, a former employee of the plant claims staff instructed them to illegally incinerate radioactive waste and tamper with scales to alter the record of how much waste was being burned. Members of Communities for Clean Air and Utah Physicians for a […]

  • SLC Council works on compromise for rideshare groups, taxis

    SALT LAKE CITY — Since the spring, the cab companies of Salt Lake City have had to start making room on the streets for some competition. In April, Lyft launched its operation in town, followed by Uber. Now, the city is trying to figure out what to do about them. “I think that it’s important we solve the problem because transportation for our residents in Salt Lake City is really important,” said Salt Lake City council chair, Charlie Luke. The […]

  • A photo of Darrien Hunt.

    Elected official advocates for police body cams after Saratoga springs shooting

    SARATOGA SPRINGS, Utah — Four days after Saratoga Springs Police shot and killed a man in a local shopping plaza, they took to Facebook to address the shooting and those covering it. Darrien Hunt, 22, was killed Wednesday. In a post on the police department’s official page, they said in part, “Everyone should remember that the news outlets have ratings they need to gain. They don’t report facts. They use innuendo, opinion and rumor and then report it as fact.” […]

  • Ut_HKthATH4eww8X4xMDoxOjBrO-I4W8

    2 dead, 1 injured; Ogden police investigating homicide

    OGDEN, Utah – Police are investigating a homicide at a residence in Ogden Friday evening, and two people are dead and a third suffered injury. Lt. Danielle Croyle of the Ogden City Police Department said police personnel responded to a home in the area of 500 North and Eccles Avenue Friday regarding some sort of domestic violence situation. The on-duty watch commander with Ogden PD tells FOX 13 News police found a 22-year-old woman outside of that residence who had […]

  • 3 fatal officer-involved shootings occur in Utah during 3-day span

    SALT LAKE CITY — There were three crime scenes across the state in three days, all involving police officers who shot and killed their suspects. “Shots were fired, multiple shots were fired. We have a confirmed deceased individual,” said Lt. Danielle Croyle of the Ogden Police Department on Tuesday. Ogden officers shot and killed Christopher Roskelley, 38, after encountering him in a residential neighborhood. Police had been looking for Roskelley in connection with another shooting in the city. Then, Wednesday, […]

  • Saratoga Springs shooting Darrien Hunt

    Family of man fatally shot by police looking for answers

    SARATOGA SPRINGS, Utah — One day after the crime scene tape was taken down in Saratoga Springs, a memorial went up in its place. “We’re in a nightmare,” Cindy Moss said. Moss helped lay flowers outside a Panda Express restaurant, the place where her nephew, Darrien Hunt, was shot and killed by police on Wednesday. “For us, it’s trying to find some way to mourn him when we haven’t even been able to see him,” Moss said. The last time […]

  • A photo of Darrien Hunt.

    Friend of man who was fatally shot by police while carrying sword questions cops’ actions

    SARATOGA SPRINGS, Utah — The friends and family of a man shot and killed by police in Saratoga Springs on Wednesday morning said the officers involved owe them some answers. Darrien Hunt, 22, was killed outside a Panda Express Restaurant. According to police, they were there responding to a call about a man walking around with a samurai sword, but what happened next is unclear. DeShawn Ragsdale, a close friend of the Hunt family, spoke about the incident. “There’s no […]

  • Comic Con draws mostly local crowds, officials say

    SALT LAKE CITY — In a city known for its outdoor recreation, it was the event taking place indoors all weekend that brought crowds into Salt Lake City. “We had over 120,000 people attending,” said Dan Farr, Founder of Salt Lake Comic Con. Comic Con launched in Salt Lake City just one year ago, but it only continues to grow. Sold out by noon on Saturday, the event cost about $2 million to run and hosted about 300 vendors, all […]

  • Courtesy of Ogden Police

    Ogden Police ID man killed in officer-involved shooting

    OGDEN, Utah — One person is dead after an officer-involved shooting occurred in Ogden Tuesday afternoon, according to Ogden police. Police have identified the man as 38-year-old Christopher Roskelley. The shooting happened near 150 North Harrison Boulevard, just before 5 p.m. According to Lt. Danielle Croyle, members of the Weber-Morgan Narcotics Strike Force were in the area searching for a suspect related to another case. “They were conducting an investigation, following up on an investigation,” Croyle said. The investigation stemmed […]


Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,267 other followers