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2-year-old dies after being left in hot van near St. George

An investigation is underway after a 2-year-old child died in a hot car in Winchester Hills early Saturday evening. 

Police: Missing Wendover woman ‘alive and well’

Police said they have located a 33-year-old Wendover woman, identified as Rebecca Ziglar, who was reported missing and possibly endangered.

Update: Brian Head Fire grows to 33,000 acres, 5 percent contained

The Brian Head Fire has grown to 27,744 acres after it first sparked to life on Saturday, officials said Thursday.

Update: Boil order lifted for some areas of Torrey after waterline break

The boil order put in place for Torrey in Wayne County after a waterline break has been lifted in some areas.

Update: Man’s death in Zion National Park ruled a suicide

Officials said the body found at the base of the Great Arch in Zion National Park Thursday was that of a 23-year-old man from San Diego, California, who committed suicide.
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Update: Police say incident at St. George Target store was ‘not a kidnapping attempt’

St. George Police say an alleged kidnapping attempt at a Target store was actually simply a misunderstanding.

Utah’s Squatty Potty dumps Kathy Griffin

Utah's own Squatty Potty, a company that makes poop-enabling toilet stools, has dumped Kathy Griffin from its ad campaign after a photo surfaced of the comic holding a prop version of President Donald Trump's bloody severed head.
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Salt Lake County Sheriff Jim Winder reveals why he’ll step down to become Moab...

In a surprise move that will take him from Utah's most populous jurisdictions to one of its least, Salt Lake County Sheriff Jim Winder has accepted a position as chief of the city of Moab.
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Mom of missing St. George teen Macin Smith offers heartfelt advice to parents

ST. GEORGE, Utah, May 29, 2017 (Gephardt Daily) -- The mother of missing St. George teen Macin Smith is offering heartfelt words of advice...

Update: Woman motorcyclist killed in crash near Kamas identified

A husband and wife were traveling westbound on state Route 35 near milepost 18 on separate motorcycles Sunday afternoon, when the woman crashed head on into a 2016 Dodge truck and was killed.

Update: Woman dead after 2-vehicle accident in Manti identified

A woman involved in a two-car collision Sunday night in Manti died on her way to the hospital.

Elderly man dead after auto-pedestrian accident in St. George

An 86-year-old man is dead after being struck in St. George by a driver who was two years his senior.

Update: Suspect in Sandy double stabbing arrested in St. George

A suspect in a double stabbing that occurred Friday night in Sandy was arrested Monday morning after a brief chase with police in St. George.

2 hospitalized after crash involving 2 semis, pickup truck on I-15 near Beaver

Two people were transported to a Southern Utah hospital after a collision involving two semis and one pickup truck with an attached camper on northbound Interstate 15 just south of Beaver.

San Juan County Sheriff, 2 subordinates charged with multiple counts of criminal misconduct

The Utah Attorney General's Office has filed misconduct charges against San Juan County Sheriff Rick Eldredge and two of his subordinates.

Update: Top Utah safety official makes statement after Utah State Bureau of Investigations agent...

A Utah Bureau of Investigations employee was arrested late last month in Garfield County, and has been charged with driving under the influence.

3 die in SR-18 rollover in St. George

Three people have died as a result of a single-vehicle rollover crash Saturday morning on State Route 18 in St. George.

Utah Highway Patrol: 50 pounds of meth discovered hidden in car stopped in Southern...

A Utah Highway Patrol Trooper who made a traffic stop on Interstate 15 near the Utah/Arizona border early Tuesday recovered 50 pounds of meth from the car's hidden compartment.

Man killed when truck rolls in Iron County

A 73-year-old man was killed Wednesday afternoon when the truck he was driving left the road and rolled.

Teen driver faces 5 felonies after fatal post-prom wreck in Southern Utah

The teenage driver of a vehicle involved in a post-prom accident that killed two juveniles has been booked into the San Juan County Jail on five felony charges including criminal automobile homicide, driving under the influence, and sexual abuse of a child.

Police in Southern Utah ask public’s help identifying mail-theft suspect

The Santa Clara-Ivins Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating a man who they believe is involved with recent mail thefts.

Cedar City man dead after single-vehicle accident in Southern Utah

A Cedar City man died early Saturday after a single-vehicle accident near Kanarraville.

Update: Missing, endangered Ivins man found in Nevada

Police in Southern Utah said Wednesday morning a missing and endangered Ivins resident has been located.

Jeep rolls on I-15 in Washington County, driver transported to hospital by Life Flight

A driver was transported to the hospital by Life Flight on Saturday after his Jeep rolled on Interstate 15.
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LDS bishop from Southern Utah killed in collision with semi-truck

A Veyo man was killed instantly on Saturday when his pickup crossed into oncoming traffic and collided, head on, with a semi-truck.