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  • Herbert ignores clean air advocates concerns, signs wood-burning bill

    SALT LAKE CITY — Gov. Herbert signed HB 65, which prohibits future regulation on wood burning for commercial and non-commercial use if the primary purpose is to cook food. The nonprofit organization HEAL Utah who advises Herbert on air quality had previously urged him to veto the bill. The board, made up of eight members all appointed by Herbert, was shocked the bill was signed. A press release by HEAL Utah said restrictions that prevented things like using a BBQ on certain […]

  • Police find man who is accused of year-old rape

    HEBER CITY, Utah — A man in connection with a year-old rape accusation was arrested on Tuesday morning in ADA County Idaho on a nationwide warrant for his arrest. Caleb James Abney is accused of one First-Degree Felony Rape and one third-Degree Felony Surreptitious Administrating of Certain Substance. Abney has been on the run from police since July 2016 after being accused of raping a 17-year-old woman at a party. On July 12, 2016, the woman came into the Heber […]

  • Suspect on the run after police chase in Magna

    MAGNA, Utah — Police are searching for a man that led an officer on a chase through a Magna field late Monday night. According to Lt. Paul Barker of UPD, an officer went to make a traffic stop on a rider of a bullet bike around 11:30 p.m. on 8400 West just south of SR 201, but the rider took off and attempted to get onto Highway 201. The rider crashed and slid on his side, Barker said, and the officer […]

  • Raiders plan to move to Las Vegas, NFL says

    SALT LAKE CITY — NFL Commissioner Rodger Goodell said the league never wanted to see an NFL team leave a city, but after unsuccessfully trying for a new stadium in Oakland, NFL voted a move to Las Vegas.

  • Carbon County Search and Rescue save hikers by rope rescue

    CARBON COUNTY, Utah — Two college students were rescued early Saturday morning after being stuck on a ledge near Balance Rock area of Helper on Friday night. According to Carbon County Sheriff’s Office, Sgt. Rick Adams was made aware around 7:20 p.m. of two 20-year-old college students from USU Eastern were stuck on a mountain. But because of time, terrain and location, Sheriff Jeff Wood requested help from the Carbon County Sheriff’s Search and Rescue team. Carbon County Sheriff’s Search and […]

  • Trump signs bill to rollback regulations on BLM’s Planning 2.0

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — Joint Resolution, H.J. Res 44, which disapproves and nullifies the BLM Planning 2.0 Rule, was signed by President Trump on Monday. On December 12, 2016, the Obama Administration published the BLM’s new Resource Management Rule, also known as BLM’s Planning 2.0,  that meant “to manage and conserve public lands for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations.” The Obama Administration’s decision was an effort to address issues like proliferating wildfire, renewable energy, and conserving wildlife habitat. […]

  • Police search for two suspects in connection to attempted robbery, kidnapping

    WEBER COUNTY, Utah — Weber County Sheriff’s office is searching for two suspects who may be in connection with an attempted robbery and kidnapping early morning on Saturday. According to officials, the two suspects evaded police through a back window of an apartment at the Lake Park Apartment Complex in 4800 South block of 350 East in Washington Terrace. Deputies said they arrived on the scene within two minutes, just before 2 a.m., and could hear screams from a woman inside. When […]

  • Residents displaced after house fire in Sandy

    SANDY, Utah — Around seven o’clock Sunday morning, crews hurried to 55 East Pioneer Street in Sandy. Ben Perry was on his way home when he saw the smoke. He drove around looking for the house, and when he found it, he said he made sure the residents got out safely. “I’m yelling, ‘Everybody get out! Everybody get out!'” he recalled. He said while he was on the phone with 911, he saw the two residents, a man and a […]

  • Children removed from Roy home after foster parents booked for felony child abuse

    ROY, Utah — A man and woman were booked into jail on suspicion of child abuse on Friday, and four children have been taken into state custody. Matthew Waldmiller and his wife Diane Waldmiller were booked into Weber County jail on felony child abuse charges after an investigation regarding their foster children, Roy police said. Police responded after a child neglect complaint was made through the Division of Child and Family Services. Police said the parents had tied three boys between the […]

  • New research suggests young adults are most at risk for colon cancer

    SALT LAKE CITY — Colon cancer can quickly kill when it’s not discovered early and new researchers suggest young adults have the highest risk of getting the disease. Check out the video above to understand why and learn more from their website.

  • Pig-masked man among burglars to hit Bellagio jewelry store in Las Vegas

    By Marilia Brocchetto (CNN) — At least three well-dressed masked burglars, carrying sledgehammers, smashed their way into a high-end jewelry store early Saturday at one of Las Vegas’ most luxurious hotels. The burglary prompted authorities to lock down parts of the swanky Bellagio Resort & Casino and sent panicked guests rushing outside. Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Lt. Carlos Hank said the men were wearing suits and at least one had on a pig mask. Hank added authorities believe one of […]

  • Cache County civil bench phone scam resurfaces

    CACHE COUNTY, Utah — The Cache County Sheriff’s office is warning the public of an old scam that has reappeared. “It has come to our attention that some people have been receiving calls from “Lieutenant Daniels” telling them that they have a civil bench warrant and need to send a payment to take care of the warrant,” the Sheriff’s office said in a Facebook post. Officials said there is no one that works at the Cache County Sheriff’s office that […]