Ben Winslow

Multimedia Journalist

Ben Winslow is a multi-media journalist for Fox 13 News, experimenting with new technologies and new ways of disseminating news stories across multiple platforms (you can follow him on Twitter @BenWinslow).

Prior to joining the Fox 13 news team, he worked at the Deseret News and KSL NewsRadio. Winslow has covered some of Utah's biggest news stories, including the 2002 Winter Olympics, issues surrounding polygamy, the kidnapping of Elizabeth Smart and the Lori Hacking and Destiny Norton murder cases. He has won numerous awards for his work, including a national Edward R. Murrow Award, Utah Broadcaster's Assocation awards and local SPJ awards.

Winslow volunteers on the board of the Utah Headliner's Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists.

Recent Articles

  • Teen faces hearing in deputy’s murder

    Posted on: 1:46 pm, April 16, 2014, by and , updated on: 06:34pm, April 16, 2014

    PROVO — A police dash camera that recorded the final moments of Utah County Sheriff’s Sgt. Cory Wride was played...
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    Al Hartmann  |  The Salt Lake Tribune
Meagan Grunwald, a teen charged in connection with fatal officer shooting in Utah County talks to one of her defense lawyers during a break in her preliminary hearing in Judge Darold McDade's courtroom in Provo Wednesday April 16.
  • Pain doc’s resentencing delayed

    Posted on: 10:00 am, April 16, 2014, by

    SALT LAKE CITY — A court-ordered resentencing for a Brigham City pain doctor convicted of illegally prescribing millions of painkillers...
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    File Photo: Dewey MacKay
  • SLC Council quizzes chief over untested rape kits

    Posted on: 7:57 pm, April 15, 2014, by , updated on: 09:52pm, April 15, 2014

    SALT LAKE CITY — Councilman Kyle LaMalfa wants to know why hundreds of rape kits are just sitting in the...
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  • Lone Peak PD threatens to sue Roy PD over uniform patch design

    Posted on: 8:51 pm, April 14, 2014, by , updated on: 10:07pm, April 14, 2014

    ROY — Apparently, imitation is not always the sincerest form of flattery. The Lone Peak Police Department is threatening to...
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  • ‘Close decision’ expected in Amendment 3 appeal

    Posted on: 3:55 pm, April 10, 2014, by , updated on: 10:15am, April 11, 2014

    DENVER — A close decision is expected from the three federal appeals judges who took up the case of Utah’s...
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    Amendment 3 plaintiffs
  • Amendment 3 faces appeals court hearing

    Posted on: 12:36 pm, April 9, 2014, by , updated on: 06:42am, April 10, 2014

    DENVER — Utah’s ban on same-sex marriage will go before a federal appeals court Thursday, in a case that could...
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    A rally outside the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals in Denver the night before a hearing regarding Utah's appeal of the ruling that struck down the state's ban on same-sex marriage. Ben Winslow/FOX 13 News.
  • Green bicycles back in downtown SLC

    Posted on: 4:41 pm, April 8, 2014, by , updated on: 05:38pm, April 8, 2014

    SALT LAKE CITY — Another sign of spring: the green bicycles are back in the downtown area. SLC Bike Share...
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  • Arguments extended in Amendment 3 appeal

    Posted on: 9:06 am, April 8, 2014, by

    DENVER — The 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has granted Utah’s request for more time to argue the appeal...
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    gay marriage graphic
  • Police cadets to get training on mental illness

    Posted on: 10:44 pm, April 7, 2014, by

    SANDY — The agency that trains police cadets in Utah is looking at expanding its curriculum for officers on recognizing...
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  • LDS Church bans news media from Temple Square during General Conference

    Posted on: 10:44 pm, April 3, 2014, by and , updated on: 09:55pm, April 4, 2014

    SALT LAKE CITY — The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has banned reporters from Temple Square during the...
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    A file photo of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints' Temple Square in Salt Lake City.
  • Legal war over Park City Mountain Resort intensifies

    Posted on: 5:13 pm, April 3, 2014, by

    PARK CITY — The ski season is winding down, but litigation season is just getting started. Lawyers for Park City...
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  • Governor vetoes 3 bills passed by the Utah State Legislature

    Posted on: 6:16 pm, April 2, 2014, by , updated on: 06:17pm, April 2, 2014

    SALT LAKE CITY — Governor Gary Herbert vetoed three bills passed by the Utah State Legislature this year. He also...
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