Mark is a nomad at heart, having moved more than 20 times in 26 years. Before becoming a Web Content Producer at Fox 13, Mark worked as a writer on Senator Orrin Hatch’s reelection campaign, a surgical assistant, a legal aide, a door-to-door sales rep and the fastest hands a movie theater’s concession stand had ever seen.


Recent Articles
  • Weber Co. fire crews offer warning about space heaters after pets perish in 2-alarm blaze

    WEBER COUNTY, Utah — Authorities are reminding people to be careful when using space heaters after a 2-alarm fire in Weber County left several family pets dead early Saturday morning. According to the Weber Fire District, the fire broke out shortly after midnight in the area of 2375 South and 4300 West in Weber County. Crews from the Weber Fire District responded along with units from Roy City and Ogden City Fire, and it took several hours to put out the […]

  • Police: Corrections officer killed by nephew in apparent murder-suicide near Spanish Fork

    BENJAMIN, Utah – Police are investigating an apparent murder-suicide near Spanish Fork Friday after a Salt Lake County corrections officer was found dead inside his home and his nephew was found dead from a self-inflicted wound. Sergeant Chad Conrad, a 42-year-old Salt Lake County corrections officer, was found shot dead inside his bedroom, and his 23-year-old nephew, Damon Bushman, was found dead outside the home. Sergeant Spencer Cannon of the Utah County Sheriff’s Office says investigators think it was a murder-suicide. […]

  • One in critical condition after head-on crash in Riverton

    RIVERTON, Utah — One person was flown to a hospital in critical condition Friday after a head-on crash on Redwood Road in Riverton. Daniel McConkie of the Unified Police Department said the crash occurred as a white pickup truck traveling northbound on Redwoood Road crossed over the center line and struck a southbound Ford Expedition. Fox 13 News first heard report of the crash near 12954 South Redwood Road around 6 p.m. A third vehicle made incidental contact during the […]

  • Utah Motorsports Campus announces 2017 schedule, new management agreement

    TOOELE COUNTY, Utah — Utah Motorsport Campus, Inc. will continue to manage the former Miller Motorsports Park in 2017 after a new agreement was signed with Tooele County. The new agreement was announced Wednesday in a press release. “We are very happy to have signed a new facility management agreement with Tooele County,” stated UMC General Manager Willem Geyer. “The County, and particularly the Tooele County Board of Commissioners, has been great to work with, and we look forward to […]

  • Motorcyclist in serious condition after hit-and-run crash in Holladay

    If you would like to donate to their GoFundMe, go here.  SALT LAKE COUNTY, Utah – A man is in serious condition after a hit-and-run crash involving a motorcycle and a car Sunday night in Holladay. The Unified Police Department said the crash occurred near 1300 East and the Van Winkle Expressway, and they first reported the crash around 7:45 p.m. A 32-year-old man on a motorcycle suffered a head injury and is in serious condition. Police say he was […]

  • Home builders discuss housing shortage in Utah

    SALT LAKE CITY – Builders and elected officials are working to improve the situation as Utah faces shortages of housing, skilled labor and land available for development. Experts say the housing shortage comes down to supply and demand. “The demand is increasing in Utah because we’re growing, our economy is strong, and so on, and our supply of land close-in is declining,” said Ari Bruening, the COO of Envision Utah. The Salt Lake Home Builder’s Association hosted a discussion with […]

  • Murray Police say suspect in abduction attempt used candy to entice child

    MURRAY, Utah — Police responded to a Murray home Sunday after a mother says a man tried to abduct her young child, who was playing in the yard. Sgt. Halford of the Murray Police Department said they were called to a home in the area of 6500 South Lombardy Drive on a report of an attempted abduction. Fox 13 News first heard report of the incident just after 3 p.m. Halford said a mother let her 2-year-old daughter play in […]

  • Police respond after hikers find human skeletal remains in Deaf Smith Canyon

    SALT LAKE COUNTY, Utah — Police responded to Deaf Smith Canyon Sunday after hikers discovered human skeletal remains. Homeowners who live in the area were hiking near their property when they found a human skull, some bones and a small piece of camouflage cloth, and they called police around 1:15 p.m. Unified Police said the bones were found on the border of Cottonwood Heights and Forest Service Land about a mile from a trail. Specific details about the cause and manner of […]

  • Orem police use Taser after responding to report of naked teen running into traffic

    OREM, Utah — Police in Orem used a Taser to subdue a suspect Saturday after responding to a report of a naked man running into traffic and jumping onto cars. According to the Orem Police Department, officers were called to the area of 1400 North 1200 West, where they encountered a male who, “was out of control, and refusing to obey officers orders. At one point he ran at the officers and was tazed.” The suspect was taken into custody, […]

  • Ogden Police identify driver killed in crash; passengers remain in serious condition

    OGDEN, Utah — One person is dead and two others were seriously injured after a vehicle collided with a tree in Ogden Friday night. Saturday police identified the deceased as 74-year-old Gene Roy Stanley, who is from California and was in the area visiting family. Lt. Brian Eynon, Ogden Police Department, said a vehicle was traveling northbound on Washington Boulevard when the crash occurred. Fox 13 News first heard report of the crash around 6:40 p.m. Eynon said the vehicle […]

  • Videos show massive 5-alarm fire in downtown Raleigh

    RALEIGH, N.C. — Several videos posted on social media Thursday night show a massive blaze in downtown Raleigh, North Carolina, and the blaze has prompted evacuations in the area. WTVD reports the four-alarm fire broke out Thursday night at a construction site in the area of 400 West North Street but may have since spread to other nearby buildings. Dispatch officials tweeted the fire went to five alarms shortly before 9 p.m. MDT, and they stated that a tower crane […]

  • SLC Police use Taser on suspect who struck officer with handheld Taser during DUI stop

    SALT LAKE CITY — A man who refused a field sobriety test during a traffic stop allegedly struck an officer with a Taser several times before police used a Taser of their own to subdue the suspect. According to the Salt Lake County Sheriff’s Office, police stopped 23-year-old Joseph William Barlow at 12:23 a.m. Thursday after he failed to signal, and when they approached his car they smelled a strong odor of alcohol. An officer asked Barlow to exit the vehicle […]