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

  • 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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  • 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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  • Mysterious arguments over secret grand juries in Utah

    Posted on: 3:35 pm, April 1, 2014, by , updated on: 09:53am, April 2, 2014

    SALT LAKE CITY — A case shrouded in mystery went before the Utah Supreme Court, with lawyers talking about secret...
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  • Feds want Alta snowboarding lawsuit dismissed

    Posted on: 6:13 pm, March 31, 2014, by , updated on: 06:38am, April 1, 2014

    SALT LAKE CITY — The U.S. Forest Service has asked a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit filed over Alta...
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    Steve the Snowman ride Collins Express Lift at Alta! Keep cold!!!
  • Man speaks after slamming into moose at freeway speeds

    Posted on: 3:15 pm, March 31, 2014, by , updated on: 05:57pm, March 31, 2014

    MURRAY — James Gamble is a very lucky man. He slammed into a moose Saturday night on Highway 40 near...
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  • Judges named in Amendment 3 case

    Posted on: 9:27 am, March 31, 2014, by , updated on: 09:41am, March 31, 2014

    DENVER — The 10th Circuit Court of Appeals has named the three judges who will hear Utah’s Amendment 3 appeal....
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  • West Jordan’s ‘traveling barber’ sets down his shears after 52 years

    Posted on: 10:01 pm, March 30, 2014, by and

    WEST JORDAN, Utah – A Utah barber is retiring after a long career, but before he put down his scissors...
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  • Ruling could open floodgates in FLDS custody battles

    Posted on: 5:19 pm, March 28, 2014, by , updated on: 06:29pm, March 28, 2014

    ST. GEORGE — A judge’s ruling granting permanent custody to a man cast out of the Fundamentalist LDS Church could...
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    (The Spectrum & Daily News,  Jud Burkett) Lorin Holm, an exiled member of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, looks on as video of a deposition of FLDS Church leader Warren Jeffs is played for the court during a custody hearing between Holm and his two ex-wives who still belong to the FLDS Church in 5th District Court in St. George, Utah Thursday, March 27, 2014. Holm's attorneys have argued that the mothers of Holm's children should be denied custody due to the possible influence that Warren Jeffs, who was sentenced to life in prison by a Texas court in 2011for sexually assaulting two underage girls whom he had taken as spiritual wives, might have over the children.
  • “Mountain Man” burglary suspect may take plea deal

    Posted on: 10:56 am, March 28, 2014, by

    ST. GEORGE — “Mountain Man” burglary suspect Troy Knapp may take a plea deal in a hearing scheduled next month....
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