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  1. Incumbents have early lead in both Salt Lake County law enforcement racesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 6 | KSL-TV

    Early results Tuesday had incumbent Democrat Sim Gill ahead of Republican challenger Nathan Evershed 57 to 43 percent in the race for Salt Lake County District Attorney, while Democrat Rosie Rivera led her challenger, Republican Justin Hoyal, 60-40. With Salt Lake County's top two law enforcement positions in front of voters, and both incumbents facing challengers from within their own agencies, all four worked to draw distinctions in their collective quest for voters' consideration.


  2. Citing unsuccessful negotiations with Unified police, Riverton takes...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 24 | KSL-TV

    Despite three months of negotiations with the Salt Lake County Sheriff's Office, Riverton city leaders are moving forward with their decision to officially separate from the Unified Police Department. "We are excited to begin the process," Mayor Trent Staggs said in a prepared statement issued Wednesday, noting the first step will be to hire a chief of police.


  3. GOP lawmakers call for Ben McAdams to halt tax rate adsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2018 | KSL-TV

    A group of Republican lawmakers and a former mayor called Monday on Democratic Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams to stop airing "blatantly deceptive" commercials in his race against Rep. Mia Love, R-Utah. What's being challenged is the claim made in the commercials by Draper Mayor Troy Walker, a Republican, that, "As mayor, Ben worked with Republicans to balance the budget and lowered the county tax rate each year."


  4. Mia Love campaign commercial touts her role in freeing Josh HoltRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2018 | KSL-TV

    The first TV commercial for Rep. Mia Love, R-Utah, in the 4th Congressional District race features Josh Holt, a Riverton man imprisoned by the Venezuelan government for nearly two years, and his mother, Laurie. "I didn't know if he was safe.


  5. Unified police board needs stronger oversight of sheriff, state audit saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2018 | KSL-TV

    The Unified Police Department board made up of elected officials from the areas it serves should have the ability to appoint and remove its chief operating officer, according to a new state audit . But Unified police officials say in a response to the report that the elected Salt Lake County sheriff is the department's CEO under state law.


  6. Fugitive arrested after leading officers on chase from Riverton to Sandy, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2018 | KSL-TV

    Officers arrested a known fugitive after the 44-year-old led police on a late-night chase from Riverton to Sandy Thursday, according to court documents. Members of the Violent Fugitive Apprehension Strike Team were conducting surveillance on Cory Lee Bertelsen, a known fugitive, and saw him leave a house in Riverton in a green Thunderbird about 10 p.m. Thursday, according to court documents.


  7. Riverton looking to part ways with Unified Police DepartmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2018 | KSL-TV

    According to's public notice website , the Riverton City Council has an emergency meeting at 7 a.m. Thursday at City Hall. According to the agenda, they'll be discussing just one thing: declaring its intent to withdraw from UPD.


  8. Council won't override veto of controversial development near HerrimanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2018 | KSL-TV

    Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams' veto of the controversial, nearly 8,800-unit housing development near Herriman will stand. Salt Lake County Council Chairwoman Aimee Winder Newton announced Tuesday the council will not hold a veto override meeting to reverse McAdams' decision last week to veto the development's rezoning.


  9. Utahn accused of stealing vulnerable adult's moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2018 | KSL-TV

    A woman who was supposed to be taking care of the finances of vulnerable adults was charged Wednesday with taking their money. Kathy Ann Faletau, 42, of Riverton, is charged with abuse of a vulnerable adult, unlawful dealing of property by a fiduciary and engaging in a pattern of unlawful activity, all second-degree felonies; plus falsifying or altering government records, a class B misdemeanor.


  10. Galactic Tag opens new Nerf arena in HerrimanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2018 | KSL-TV

    It may be just the spot to dodge the rain with your family but you may also have to dodge some Nerf darts. Galactic Tag opened a Nerf arena Friday in Herriman Plaza at 1325 South 5600 West where you can literally have a blast with a Nerf blaster.


  11. Westlake stuns Riverton 64-54 in 6A tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2018 | KSL-TV

    The Westlake Thunder stunned the Riverton Silverwolves, beating them 64-54 in the first round of the 6A state tournament Tuesday. Westlake used a mixture of 3-pointers and baskets in the post to beat the Silverwolves, who were 18-5 on the season.


  12. Utah high school athlete dies in crash with school busRead the original story

    Feb 15, 2018 | KSL-TV

    Police say a senior high school athlete was killed after his car crashed into the back of a school bus in a Salt Lake City suburb. The Deseret News reports 17-year-old Bryson Hathaway died Wednesday afternoon when his car rammed into the back of a Jordan School District bus in Riverton.


  13. Herriman High student killed in Bangerter school bus crash remembered by classmatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2018 | KSL-TV

    Hours after a crash with a school bus that took his life, a Herriman High School senior was remembered Wednesday night as "the most selfless, loving person you could meet." "He's the sweetest kid you'll ever meet," said Drake Elliott, who had played football with Hathaway since the two were 8-years-old.


  14. Herriman manhunt suspect, family members face felony chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2018 | KSL-TV

    Criminal charges were filed Friday against a man accused of terrorizing a Herriman neighborhood by shooting a homeowner and firing at police, leading to a weeklong manhunt. In addition, several members of Justin Gary Llewelyn's family were also charged Friday with trying to help him avoid being arrested by police.


  15. Popular Riverton teacher dies of rare brain disease after community raises $106KRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2018 | KSL-TV

    Surrounded by family, Mac Frischknecht took his last breath Jan. 30 after a quick, but brutal, battle with brain disease. Just before Christmas, the popular Riverton High math teacher was diagnosed with Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease , a rare, degenerative and often fatal brain disorder.


  16. Riverton mayor's salary raised 40 percent, made competitive with similar citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2018 | KSL-TV

    The mayor of Riverton has been given a 40 percent raise, and city officials say they granted the raise to make the office's salary more competitive with similar cities. "The council agreed to bring the salary from $15,500 to $21,000, which is right in line with what South Jordan, Draper and Herriman pay their mayors.


  17. Community raises over $50K in 1 day for Riverton teacher with brain diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2018 | KSL-TV

    If Riverton math teacher Mac Frischknecht ever came across a dejected student, he'd ask them to remind him of his blood type. B-positive, they'd say.


  18. 2 women arrested in Riverton shooting; man still at largeRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2018 | KSL-TV

    Police say two women have been arrested on suspicion of obstructing justice in connection with a Saturday shooting in Riverton. Police in Salt Lake City on Tuesday arrested 50-year-old Tasha Llewelyn and 24-year-old Misty Llewelyn.


  19. The Latest: Search continues in area south of Salt Lake CityRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2018 | KSL-TV

    A manhunt continues in the southwestern fringe of the Salt Lake City metro area for a suspect who reportedly exchanged gunfire with police officers and also entered a home, shot and wounded a resident and stole his car. The Unified Police Department of Greater Salt Lake says it continues to search for the suspect but that the area north of Blackridge Reservoir where residents are urged to shelter in place has been reduced in size.


  20. New federal tax law may not mean windfall for Utah coffers after allRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2018 | KSL-TV

    The new federal tax changes just passed by Congress may not mean a windfall in Utah income tax collections after all, Senate President Wayne Niederhauser warned Monday. "I think everyone needs to understand that we're not sure," the Sandy Republican told an audience of lobbyists, lawmakers and others gathered for the annual Utah Taxpayers Association's Legislative Outlook Conference.


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