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Ashton came to Fox 13 in 2014 from KSTU’s sister station KFOR-TV in Oklahoma City. Utah is now her home but she will always be an Oklahoman at heart. Boomer Sooner!


Recent Articles
  • Police searching for driver who fled scene after crashing car into ditch in West Valley City

    WEST VALLEY CITY – Police are searching for a suspect after finding a car in a ditch Thursday morning. Authorities set up a containment area near 4800 W. 2400 S. and are searching with K-9 units. Police say the driver of the vehicle lost control near a bend in the road and went into a ditch. The driver fled the scene after the crash, heading into an open area near a golf course—which is where police lost track of the […]

  • Kristin Chenoweth to sing with Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square

    SALT LAKE CITY – The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square is preparing for its annual holiday show with this year’s special guest Kristin Chenoweth. Choir President Ron Jarrett stopped by Fox 13 to talk with us about the upcoming show Dec. 13 to Dec. 15. Tickets are sold out but that doesn’t mean you’re out of luck. Click here to get info about future ticket giveaways.

  • Two people found dead in Provo barn fire, nine horses killed

    PROVO, Utah – Two people have been found dead after a barn fire in Provo at the Finch Family Farm. Provo Police said nine horses were killed as well. Provo Fire and Rescue said the fire started around 1:30 a.m. Monday near 358 S. 2470 W. A firefighter was hurt battling the flames when he was hit in the face with a hose nozzle. He went to the hospital for evaluation, according to Provo Fire and Rescue. Provo Fire Capt. Dean York […]

  • Miley Cyrus, Neil Young, Gerard Butler among those to lose homes in California wildfires

    The deadly wildfires ripping through California have forced hundreds of thousands of residents to evacuate, including some celebrities whose homes have been lost to the blazes. Neil Young, Robin Thicke, Gerard Butler and Miley Cyrus are among those whose houses were ravaged by the Woolsey fire raging north of Los Angeles in Southern California, according to the entertainers’ respective online posts. View this post on Instagram Returned to my house in Malibu after evacuating. Heartbreaking time across California. Inspired as ever […]

  • ‘I’m not giving up hope.’ Hundreds missing in California wildfires

    As deadly wildfires that have claimed at least 31 lives continue to scorch California, officials are trying to help people find hundreds of missing loved ones. Many of the missing are from Butte County, where the most destructive fire in state history is burning. Some 228 people remain unaccounted for in the Camp fire, county Sheriff and Coroner Kory Honea told reporters Sunday evening. Meanwhile, 107 people previously deemed missing have been found, some in shelters, he said. Honea said […]

  • Phony social media accounts posing as Powerball winner promise to give money to new followers

    DES MOINES, Iowa – If you’ve recently followed Lerynne West on Facebook or Twitter with the hopes of getting a piece of her recent Powerball winnings, that likely isn’t going to happen. The lottery winner from Iowa is not handing out her winnings to strangers despite what some social media users are claiming. According to Wixted and Company, the group handling Lerynne West’s media requests, several accounts on Facebook and Twitter have been reported after users have claimed to be […]

  • ‘You did it!’ Dad sings, keeps daughter calm as they flee deadly wildfire

    A video that captures a family’s escape from the California wildfires has gone viral, thanks mainly to the father’s calm reassurance of his 3-year-old daughter in the back seat. Joe Allen sings to Olivia at one point, “Baby it’ll be all right” as he drives through dense smoke, with embers falling on the car and fire on both sides of the road, reports KTVU. The Allens were among those who fled Paradise, California, with Joe and Olivia in one vehicle, and wife Whitney […]

  • Dog food recalled for too much Vitamin D, look out for excessive vomiting

    Too much vitamin D in some of their dry dog food has prompted Nutrisca and Natural Life Pet Products to issue voluntary recalls, according to WGNO. Nutrisca’s recall is nationwide, while Natural Life Pet Products’ recall is for eight states, according to news releases from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Dogs with elevated levels of vitamin D may exhibit symptoms such as vomiting, loss of appetite, increased thirst, increased urination, excessive drooling and weight loss. Nationwide, Nutrisca of St. […]

  • Real Salt Lake’s Corey Baird named Rookie of the Year

  • Single ticket in South Carolina wins record $1.6 billion Mega Millions jackpot

    Hate to break it to you, but you’re not the nation’s newest millionaire — unless you’re the lone person in South Carolina who picked the magic Mega Millions numbers to win the record $1.6 billion jackpot. With a one-time cash option, the unidentified winner will walk away with a cool $913.7 million. The numbers drawn Tuesday night were 5, 28, 62, 65 and 70, and the Mega Ball was 5. Only one person matched all the numbers to win the […]

  • Auerbach’s: The Store that Performs What It Promises

    For the Utah historian in your life. Click here for details on “Auerbach’s: The Store that Performs What It Promises.”

  • CDC warns against Halloween costumes for chickens

    The Centers for Disease Control is warning against dressing up your chickens for Halloween… yes, chickens.