Utah County Newswire

Utah County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Utah County, UT.

Results 1 - 20 of 1,156 in Utah County, UT

  1. Forest Service lifts more closures related to Bald Mountain, Pole Creek firesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    ... Forest Service) The two fires burned approximately 120,810 acres, or more than 188 square miles, in southern Utah County since they sparked in late August and early September. Both were 100 percent contained by Oct. 7 . Brian Cottam, director of the ...

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  2. Heavy construction in Eagle Mountain leads to complains about rock chipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KSL-TV

    ... Jeff Toney works to enforce commercial truck regulations, and with two gravel pits nearby, state Route 73 in Utah County is a busy place. Within just a few minutes of patrolling, he easily found a truck that was hauling gravel illegally. (Photo: Sam ...

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  3. Orem police identify man who died after being shot by homeowner who confronted him in garageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KSL-TV

    ... the same neighborhood. Orem police were investigating the shooting and planned to turn over its findings to the Utah County District Attorney's office, which will decide whether or not charges will be filed. We're sorry, currently this live video ...

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  4. Ogden couple to run race in each of Utah's 29 countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KSL-TV

    ... took up running about 15 years ago and have since run races all over the country. Running a race in every Utah county is a goal they came up with around four or five years ago, according to the couple. "We talked to a lot of people and we hadn't ...

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  5. 4 sexual assault victims whose cases weren't prosecuted ask Utah Supreme Court for another chanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KSL-TV

    ... matched the man. Another petitioner was allegedly raped four times by a "prominent law enforcement officer" in Utah County after one of her professors arranged for her to become involved with a citizen's advisory board that the man worked on, the ...

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  6. Construction to close south, northbound I-15 near Lehi Wednesday, Thursday nightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 16 | KSL-TV

    ... Technology Corridor project, Gleason added. The project, which is aimed at improving traffic flow in northern Utah County, also includes widening I-15 from four to six lanes in each direction in the area and rebuilding the freeway between Main ...

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  7. Utah County man reflects on paragliding crash from hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 16 | KSL-TV

    A Utah County man slammed to the ground from more than 30 feet while paragliding this weekend. He was preparing to land in Pleasant Grove.

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  8. Letter: Proposition 5 is not good for OremRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 16 | Deseret News

    ... good for Orem residents. The growth of this landlocked university needs to be west of I-15 or in other parts of Utah County near where many of the students live. I am voting "no" on Proposition 5.

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  9. Police: Man arrested after joyride on BYU campus in stolen dump truckRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 15 | KSL-TV

    A Utah County man has been accused of stealing a dump truck, striking two police cruisers, and causing additional damage on the campus of Brigham Young University. Officers from the BYU University and Provo police departments arrested 20-year-old Brandon Carly after a slow chase Sunday evening.

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  10. Defensive star Porter Gustin, who played high school ball in Utah,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 15 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... center and redshirt freshman Nick Ford playing guard. Gustin, a senior from Salem Hills High School in southern Utah County, fractured his ankle in the late stages of USC's 31-20 defeat of Colorado, effectively ending his college career. Gustin ...

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  11. Utah County man hurt after falling more than 30 feet in paragliding accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 15 | KSL-TV

    A Utah County man was hospitalized Saturday after falling right out of the sky. He was paragliding when something went wrong with his chute.

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  12. As wildfires raged in Utah County, veterinarian set up temporary home for 75 displaced petsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 14 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Provo a When thousands of Utah residents were forced to flee their homes during a wildfire last month, their pets were displaced as well and many ended up at an animal hospital. Staff at the Payson Family Pet Hospital housed nearly double its normal capacity of animals as residents evacuated the cities of Woodland Hills and Elk Ridge, The Daily Herald reported last week.

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  13. Longtime Emery County Sheriff Lamar Guymon diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 14 | KSL-TV

    Retired longtime Emery County Sheriff Lamar E. Guymon died Friday after struggling with complications from a heart attack several months ago. He was 71. Guymon worked in law enforcement for 40 years, including 36 years as sheriff of the central Utah county.

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  14. Police identify teen killed in Orem officer-involved shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 14 | KSL-TV

    ... support and patience." The Orem Police Department will be investigating the officer-involved shooting, and the Utah County Attorney's Office wil alsol be investigating, according to Martinez. We're sorry, currently this live video stream is only ... 1 comment

  15. Police: Officers shoot, kill knife-wielding man in OremRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | Deseret News

    ... he was "not sure how he got that cut," Martinez said. The two officers on Friday were being interviewed by the Utah County Attorney's Office. Both were wearing body cameras at the time, Martinez said. He said police Friday had few details about the ...

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  16. Former Utah prep star Ursua leads Hawaii to Provo with shot at making historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | KSL-TV

    ... always his dream growing up. The 5-foot-10, 175-pound receiver was a star quarterback at Westlake High School in Utah County before finishing his high school career in Cedar City while living with several family members. "This is a dream game for ...

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  17. Playing BYU on Saturday in Provo is a - big, big deal' for resurgent...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... with BYU as Collie is with Hawaii. Redshirt junior receiver John Ursua moved from Kailua-Kona, Hawaii, to Utah County prior to his sophomore year in high school and played for Westlake and Cedar high schools. Ursua has caught 55 passes for 801 yards ...

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  18. 4 news Evictions: the dark side of Salt Lake City's housing boom By Eric S. Peterson 1h agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... westsiders can afford. Ironically a lot of residents live there, she says, and then hop on the train and head to Utah County's "Silicon Slopes" area to work. "Now we're seeing these massive developments coming in and really skyrocketing prices, ...

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  19. ACLU: Some Utah county clerks need to step up their game to be ready for Election Day registrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | Salt Lake Tribune

    On Nov. 6, Utahns will be able to walk into polling places across the state and exercise a same-day registration option created earlier this year to clear away barriers to voting. But the American Civil Liberties Union of Utah is worried that not all elections officials are prepared for the new provision.

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  20. Marketer of a Get-Rich-With-Amazon Scheme Settles with the FTCRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 11 | Federal Trade Commission

    ... assistance of the Washington State Office of the Attorney General, Utah Division of Consumer Protection, Utah County Attorney's Office (Bureau of Investigations), Utah County Sheriff's Office, Lindon City Police Department, U.S. Marshals Service, ...

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