Zach Whitney

Multimedia Journalist

Zach Whitney is a multi-media journalist for Fox 13 News. He joined the Fox 13 News team in November 2011.

Prior to working at Fox 13, he worked as a reporter for KLEW News in Lewiston, Idaho. He is no stranger to Utah. He graduated from the University of Utah with a bachelor's degree in Mass Communication and grew up in Murray.

He loves politics and religion. He is also fluent in Spanish. Zach and his wife have two daughters.

Recent Articles

  • Nine dogs left after owner’s death searching for new homes

    Posted on: 9:21 pm, April 2, 2014, by

    NEWCASTLE, Utah – The Humane Society of Utah rescued nine dogs from a southern Utah home Wednesday. The dogs’ owner...
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  • New art sculptures come to downtown St. George

    Posted on: 10:46 pm, April 1, 2014, by , updated on: 07:51am, April 2, 2014

    ST GEORGE — Downtown St. George is home to a new group of sculptures, and the one at the center...
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  • Report: Ground sinking around Cedar City

    Posted on: 12:21 pm, March 31, 2014, by , updated on: 10:12pm, March 31, 2014

    ENOCH — Giant cracks running through an Iron County subdivision are the result of drawing too much water from the...
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    Photo from Utah Geological Survey
  • Desert garden, artificial slot canyon will offer education on conservation

    Posted on: 10:27 pm, March 28, 2014, by

    ST. GEORGE, Utah – Work is underway at a new St. George desert garden, designed to put visitors in a...
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  • Officials break ground on new arts center in Cedar City

    Posted on: 10:45 pm, March 27, 2014, by , updated on: 10:46pm, March 27, 2014

    CEDAR CITY, Utah – Organizers of the Tony award-winning Utah Shakespeare Festival broke ground on a new theater Thursday, but...
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  • Bridge project adds to traffic congestion in Virgin River Gorge

    Posted on: 9:13 pm, March 26, 2014, by , updated on: 06:51am, March 27, 2014

    ARIZONA STRIP – The Arizona Department of Transportation is beginning work on another major construction project in the Virgin River...
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  • Body of BASE jumper retrieved from Zion Natl’ Park

    Posted on: 9:39 pm, March 25, 2014, by , updated on: 08:12am, March 26, 2014

    ZION NATIONAL PARK — Search and rescue crews successfully recovered the body of a BASE jumper Tuesday. The man died...
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  • Second BASE jumping fatality reported at Zion

    Posted on: 8:58 am, March 24, 2014, by , updated on: 09:14pm, March 24, 2014

    ZION NATIONAL PARK — Search and Rescue crews are formulating a plan to retrieve the body of a BASE jumper...
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  • ‘Mini Indy’ raises funds for Utah charities

    Posted on: 10:02 pm, March 21, 2014, by

    ST. GEORGE, Utah – It’s not your typical NASCAR event, and while the cars may be smaller, the competition is...
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  • Long lines expected in Zion as weather warms

    Posted on: 9:53 pm, March 20, 2014, by , updated on: 05:54am, March 21, 2014

    ZION NATIONAL PARK – Visitors to Zion National Park can expect longer lines this weekend with spring breaks underway and...
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  • Authorities identify victim in murder investigation, juvenile now a suspect

    Posted on: 11:38 am, March 19, 2014, by and , updated on: 04:00pm, March 20, 2014

    TOQUERVILLE, Utah — The Washington County Sheriff’s Office has one juvenile male in custody in connection with the murder of...
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  • Residents upset after pets injured by traps meant for pests

    Posted on: 10:23 pm, March 12, 2014, by and

    IVINS, Utah – Pet and pet owners have been injured by traps meant for coyotes, and now the city council...
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