SANDY, Utah (ABC 4 Sports) - Real Salt Lake suffered its first defeat of the 2015 MLS season and its first home defeat since June of 2014, but it didn't come without a near-Herculean effort. Vancouver Whitecaps FC put just one shot on goal, but it proved to be the back-breaker for RSL in a 1-0 loss at Rio Tinto Stadium,
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 Sports) - The Red Rocks came about as close as possible to its first national championship in 20 years, but fell just short. Led by an incredible all-around performance by Georgia Dabritz, the Utah gymnastics team finished second to Florida at the NCAA Nationals, losing by five-hundredths of a point, 197.850 to 197.800. For Florida, this
NORTH OGDEN, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) - Family and friends of Joshua Easley gathered in a North Ogden neighborhood to release balloons as they cling onto hope one year after he disappeared. Hugs were shared and tears were shed as family and friends of Joshua Easley gathered in the same spot where his car was found one year ago. "There's
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC 4 Utah)- Utahns paused Saturday to remember the life of former Governor, Norm Bangerter who suddenly died this week after suffering from a stroke. Saturday, his funeral services were held at the Jordan Campus of Salt Lake Community College. Born in Granger, Utah in 1933, Bangerter went on to serve as the 13th governor of
MAPLETON, Utah (ABC News) When Alexandra Allen was a little girl, she wanted to be a marine biologist and live on a sailboat. After being diagnosed with an allergy to water, the 17-year-old from Mapleton, said she realizes that dream isn't likely to come true. Allen said she had her first severe reaction to water when she was about 12.
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4 News) - A man who coached the Alta High School cheerleaders has been arrested and charged with having sex with an underage boy. 29 year old Keldon S. Cook, who goes by the nickname "KC" was Alta High's Junior Varsity Cheerleading Coach this season and was hired to be the Head Cheer Coach at Brighton High
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 UTAH) - With the city gearing up for a very active weekend, here's what you need to know about road closures in Salt Lake City. Salt Lake Police Department said the following roads will be closed during the Salt Lake City Marathon: 200 E between Washington and Library Squares: 12 a.m.- 6 p.m. 500 S
DRAPER, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) Unified Fire Authority responded to a two-alarm house fire in Draper Friday night. It happened in the area of 1800 East and 14000 South. Fire crews have ask that residents avoid the area. We'll have more information as it becomes available.
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Utah’s 13th Governor, Norman Howard Bangerter, died on Tuesday from complications of a stroke. Doug Foxley, Bangerter's campaign manager and Deputy Lt. Governor, talks about his legacy and shares a glimpse inside some personal stories. Doug ran Bangerter's campaign and was Deputy Lt. Governor during his administration. He remained a close friend and adviser to Norm throughout his terms in
DAVIS COUNTY, Utah (Good 4 Utah) - Road closures, construction work and reduced lanes all equal delays for Utah Drivers this weekend especially in Davis County. "We have major construction projects all across I-15 this weekend," said John Gleason spokesman for the Utah Department of Transportation. In Davis County I-15 is scheduled to close in both direction Saturday night at
The hilarious musical, 'Dirty Rotten Scoundrels kicks' off this weekend at the Center Point Theatre in Centerville. Executive Director Jansen Davis and two of the actors Lindsey Garside and David Marsden talk about the play. 'Dirty Rotten Scoundrels' will run from April 20 through May 16. For more information visit centerpointtheatre.org .
CACHE COUNTY, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) One man was arrested after a SWAT team raided his home in Cache County Friday morning. It happened at 7 a.m. near 1000 South and 3000 East in Richmond. Police say they've spent weeks investigating cases involving stolen trailers and construction equipment in Cache Valley. Police say that the home they raided had some
FORT WORTH, Tex. (ABC Sports) - The Red Rocks are one step closer to its first national title in 20 years. For the first time since 2012, the Utah gymnastics team advances to the Super Six after a solid performance in the afternoon session of the NCAA Nationals. Georgia Dabritz scored a perfect 10 on the bars, highlighting a score of
Prepper Con is coming to Salt Lake City April 24 & 25 2015. A prepper is "a person who believes a major disaster or emergency is likely to occur in the future and makes active preparations for it, typically by stockpiling food, ammunition, and other supplies." PrepperCon will showcase training, education, fundamentals, self-defense, survival, food storage, first aid, gadgets, gear,
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 Utah) The Salt Lake City Police Department encourages the community to prepare for road closures and parking issues related to the Salt Lake City Marathon Saturday morning. The Department will have most of its officers dedicated to support the marathon including manning some 200 traffic posts. The safety of marathon participants, spectators and residents is
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 Utah) Utah has the fastest growing economy in the country and it's also one of the most diverse. Forbes named us the Best State for Business four out of the last five years and we lead the way in the U.S. Chamber's Enterprising States Report. Even so, Governor Gary Herbert says there is still room
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) - Hundreds of local entrepreneurs are vying for a shot at success. Friday, Salt Lake Community College hosted a casting call for the ABC hit series, "Shark Tank." People lined up on the Student Center sidewalk, hoping their ideas will become the nation's next big thing. Is it the "Slow Sinking Sinker"? "This
DAVIS COUNTY (ABC 4 Utah) A former Canyons School District cheerleading coach is accused of having a sexual relationship with a minor. Keldon Severn Cook, 29, worked as the junior varsity coach for the Alta High School cheer squad last year. According to the probable cause statement, Cook admitted to having a sexual relationship with a 17-year-old boy he met
WEST HAVEN, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) On Thursday around 9:30 p.m., deputies responded on an attempted 'swatting' incident at a residence near 4700 W. 3900 S. A 911 call was received by the Weber Dispatch Center where the caller said he had "shot his father, was holding his mother hostage, and had sexually assaulted his sister." The caller, who claimed
DENVER, Colo. (ABC News) Kyle Schwartz teaches third grade at Doull Elementary in Denver. Although she says her students are a pleasure to look after, the educator of three years adds that many of them come from underprivileged homes. "Ninety-two percent of our students qualify for free and reduced lunch," Schwartz tells ABC News. "As a new teacher, I struggled
(CNN) ESPN suspended reporter Britt McHenry for a week after a video of her berating a towing company employee surfaced Thursday. The sports network announced her suspension on Twitter. McHenry posted an apology on Twitter, saying she allowed her emotions to get away from her during a stressful situation at a Virginia business. "I ... said some insulting and regrettable
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 Utah) - Right now is a great time to be a Star Wars fan. Millions of people are going crazy over the new trailer just released for the upcoming movie. The movie is titled "Star Wars: The Force Awakens." It's the 7th installment in the Disney/Lucas Film franchise and it's literally bringing people to tears.
HURRICANE, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) - A fire that reportedly started in a tanning bed has destroyed 'Anytime Fitness' in Hurricane. The St. George News reports that a Hurricane man was in the tanning bed at the time, and he said it made a popping noise and then smoke came over it. He got dressed, and got out, and was
It's an amazing story of survival and it involves a Utah man who has been a ski patrol volunteer at Brighton for more than 20 years. David Tamowski, 55, was found Thursday after being lost in the wilderness of New Zealand for nine days. He was found by some deer hunters that were in a helicopter this afternoon and flown
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 UTAH) - The University of Utah was buzzing with excitement today. ABC's Shark Tank casting team was on campus for exclusive interviews just for U of U students, faculty and alumni. From excitement to fear, more than 100 entrepreneurs pitched their product in hopes to get in front of the real sharks for the next
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 Utah) The Broadway hit, The Book of Mormon, is coming to Salt Lake City. Performances begin July 28 at the Janet Quinney Lawson Capitol Theatre. The producers of the national tour of The Book of Mormon are winners of nine Tony Awards including Best Musical. Broadway In Utah announced Monday that single tickets will go
OREM, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) If you live down in Orem, you've got a new store that you can go check out at the University Mall. Thursday was the grand opening of the RC Willey. If you go visit the store you can enter to win a family vacation for four, a 55-inch Sony 4-k TV, and so much more!
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 Sports) - The Utah Jazz failed to make the NBA Playoffs for the third straight year, yet there is more optimism surrounding this franchise than there has been in many years. "Obviously our expectations are high, but there's also a realism that we know that is always present," said Quin Snyder, who just completed his
SOUTH SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 Utah) South Salt Lake police have arrested one woman and two men arrested in the ambush killing of Orlando Royal on December 4, 2014. The suspected shooter in the Orlando Roybal homicide , Amar Miljkovic was arrested on March 19. Additional arrests have been made this week. Monday police arrested Whitney Marie Connor, 28,