Cary Schwanitz

Utah Red Cross sends volunteers to Florida as Hurricane Ian closes in

The American Red Cross of Utah sent trained disaster volunteers and staff to Florida this week as the area prepares for the wrath of Hurricane Ian.
2 months ago

UHP makes million dollar drug bust near Cedar City

A Utah Highway Patrol trooper stopped a pickup truck on I-15 outside of Cedar City Friday and confiscated approximately one million dollars in methamphetamine.
2 months ago

Judge bars cameras from Lori Vallow’s trial

An Idaho judge ruled Friday that cameras will not be allowed in Lori Vallow’s upcoming trial.
2 months ago

South Fork fire 50% contained

Fire managers said the South Fork Fire burning in Provo Canyon south of Vivian Park was 50% contained Tuesday.
2 months ago

Gathering storms bring more threats for flash flooding in southern Utah, thunderstorms in north

SALT LAKE CITY — More storms are pumping into southern Utah leading to the potential for flash flooding across the southern part of Utah Tuesday and thunderstorms in northern Utah Wednesday. “Tropical moisture seeps into southeast Utah allowing for showers and storms over the next 36 hours, could see some good rain totals down there. […]
2 months ago

Rape charges dropped against Colby Ryan, Lori Vallow’s son

Prosecutors dropped rape charges that were filed against Lori Vallow’s son Colby Ryan.
3 months ago

Lori Vallow fights to keep cameras out of courtroom for murder trial

Attornies for Lori Vallow Daybell are fighting to ban cameras from the courtroom in her upcoming murder trial.
3 months ago

165 pounds of pot found in Salt Lake warehouse, one man arrested

Agents with the State Bureau of Investigation wrapped up a seven-month narcotics investigation with one arrest and the confiscation of 165 pounds of pot at a Salt Lake City warehouse complex.
3 months ago

Stormy days expected in northern Utah through Thursday

Forecasters said rain and the potential for flash flooding could linger in parts of Utah over the next 36 hours.
3 months ago

Utah warns of increased number of West Nile virus cases in horses

The Utah Department of Agriculture and Food warned horse owners about an increase in the number of West Nile Virus cases.
3 months ago

Victim identified in fatal shooting Saturday

Salt Lake City Police released the name of the teenager killed in a shooting early Saturday.
3 months ago

Utah firefighters commemorate 9/11 terrorist attacks

Several fire departments in Utah joined with others around the country to remember the first responders killed in the collapse of the twin towers 21 years ago Sunday.
3 months ago

Lockout lifted a Cottonwood High School

The Granite School District put Cottonwood High School on Lockout Friday after shots were reported in the area.
3 months ago

Cooler temperatures moving into Utah along with smokey skies

The heatwave that brought record-setting temperatures all across Utah is finally gone. The trade-off is parts of Utah will see smokey skies.
3 months ago

Construction worker rescued from collapsed trench in Heber

Firefighters rescued a construction worker who was trapped in a collapsed trench in Heber.
3 months ago

Logan police officer arrested in connection to domestic violence incident

Cache County Sheriff deputies arrested a Logan police officer after a reported domestic violence incident.
3 months ago

Parked van under I-15 overpass investigated in SLC ‘suspicious situation’

The Salt Lake City Police Department wrapped up an investigation Monday evening of what it called "a suspicious situation" surrounding a van parked under the I-15 overpass on 200 South.
3 months ago

Update: ‘there is no public safety threat’ Police reopen streets in Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City police closed off several streets near 600 W. 200 S. Monday afternoon.
3 months ago

Police arrest motorcyclist suspected of going 100 mph through school zone

A Unified Police officer who was monitoring traffic in a school zone stopped a motorcyclist going at least 100 mph Monday morning.
3 months ago

Passenger killed in Tooele County off-road race

TOOELE COUNTY, Utah — A man who was a passenger in an off-road race died when his vehicle rolled Saturday morning. Sheriff’s deputies arrived at the scene just after 7:00 a.m. A GoFundMe post said, “Charles Jerome Glover passed away Saturday morning in a tragic off-roading accident, leaving behind his wife, Jennessa, and children Charlie […]
3 months ago

Man dies after 200-foot fall at Grand Canyon

Rangers at Grand Canyon National Park recovered the body of a hiker who fell 200 feet to his death from a trail on the north rim of the park.
3 months ago

Surveillance camera shows bear trying to get into trash cans at Park City home

Morgan Lemaitre said she and her husband returned to their home near the Canyons Ski Resort Thursday night and noticed someone had moved their trash cans.
3 months ago

One man wounded in Salt Lake drive-by shooting

A 25-year-old man was shot outside a home early Saturday.
3 months ago

Great Salt Lake State Park and Marina closes boat ramp

As water levels at the Great Salk Lake continue to set record lows. the Great Salt Lake Park and Marina closed the boat ramp on Thursday.
3 months ago