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  • Pair of wildfires on 90,000 acres in Utah County top fire priority in US

    Update: As of Tuesday evening, officials said the Bald Mountain Fire is 12 percent contained and has burned 15,635 acres. The Pole Creek Fire is now 25 percent contained and has grown to 74,509 acres. A current map of the Pole Creek and Bald Mountain fires can be seen below: #uwcnf Fire progression map for September 18, 2018 #PoleCreek and #BaldMountain fires — UintaWasatchCacheNF (@UWCNF) September 19, 2018 To read about how community assistance has poured in for those who have […]

  • Big Budah visits Button Down Sports Bar & Grill

    Watch Big Budah’s segments from Button Down Sports Bar & Grill, a new combination sports bar and nightclub in Salt Lake City.

  • Smith’s helps feed hungry Utahns on Make a Difference Day

    Smith’s Food and Drug is working with the Utah Food Bank to fight hunger on Make a Difference Day. Smith’s locations around Utah are hosting Make a Difference Day Tuesday, and hundreds of employees will be volunteering more than 1,000 hours and stuffing food bags to help feed Utahns in need. Fox 13’s Big Budah was at one Smith’s location to learn more about the effort and check in on the volunteer work, see the videos above for details. You […]

  • At the Movies: ‘A Simple Favor’

    This week, Steve Oldfield reviews “A Simple Favor,” a mystery thriller that according to Oldfield is, “far from simple.” Watch the video above for the review.

  • Rich’s Reviews: ‘The Predator’ and ‘A Simple Favor’

    This week Rich reviews two R-rated films. See the video above for his take on ‘The Predator’ and ‘A Simple Favor’.  

  • Police seek help identifying suspect after pair of safes stolen from bar in Murray

    MURRAY, Utah — A bar in Murray is offering a $500 reward for information that leads to an arrest after a thief made off with two safes. A person broke into the Ice Haus bar in the early morning of September 5. The unidentified person stole two safes, and Ice Haus is offering a $500 reward for the capture of the thief. Anyone with information on the suspect should call Murray police at 801-264-2673. Ice Haus shared their surveillance footage to […]

  • Water main break blocks 500 South 900 East in SLC

    SALT LAKE CITY — Officials are still investigating the cause of a water main break at 500 South and 900 East. The break is reported to have happened around 4:15 p.m. Wednesday. The intersection will be blocked off all night and possibly tomorrow for repairs. Public Utilities Public Information Officer Holly Mullen said the next step will be fixing the main and covering up the hole with asphalt. The intersection will remain closed until the asphalt dries. It was only […]

  • Food and fun for the whole family at Utah State Fair

    SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah State Fair is well underway in Salt Lake City, and Wednesday morning Big Budah was taking in the sights and sounds. The fair began September 6 and continues through September 16 at the Utah State Fair Park, located at 115 North and 1000 West. Wednesday is Fox 13 Day at the Fair, which means children 12 and under can get free admission and those 13 and up get in for $8. Tickets must be […]

  • My Heart Challenge: Exercise specialist talks first steps toward better heart health

    SALT LAKE CITY —  Fourteen Utah high school teachers are working to become more heart healthy over the next 100 days. The Intermountain Medical Center Heart Institute’s My Heart Challenge 2018: Teacher’s Edition is in full swing, and Tuesday Jeffery Beck came to the Fox 13 Studio with some tips for improving your health. Beck, an exercise specialist with Intermountain Medical Center, spoke about the importance of “consistent discipline” when it comes to physical activity. Beck said that’s why he […]

  • Big Budah at Zulu Piri Piri Chicken Grille

    FOX 13’s Big Budah visited Zulu Piri Piri Chicken Grille, a restaurant that helps children in need every time you make a purchase!

  • Kneaders teams up with Huntsman Cancer Institute for Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

    SALT LAKE CITY — September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, and a local bakery is teaming up with cancer researchers to work toward a cure. Kneaders Bakery and Cafe is selling elephant-shaped sugar cookies, and more, to raise funds for cancer research. The company unveils a new elephant cookie each year during the month of September to support the work of Dr. Josh Schiffman. Schiffman is an oncologist and researcher working at Huntsman Cancer Institute, and his work focuses on […]

  • Spark Science: Under pressure

    This week Ben Hyde of Spark Science turns up the heat and the pressure to demonstrate some scientific principles. Spark Science specializes in fun science activities kids can do at home, check out the video above for this week’s experiment and click here to find Spark Science on Facebook.