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News, politics, traffic, weather and more from Utah, anchored by veteran news junkie Jeff Caplan alongside Maria Shilaos.

News, politics, traffic, weather and more from Utah, anchored by veteran news junkie Jeff Caplan alongside Maria Shilaos.

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Salt Lake City, UT

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News, politics, traffic, weather and more from Utah, anchored by veteran news junkie Jeff Caplan alongside Maria Shilaos.

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English


Episodes

Honoring the Class of 2020: Megan Fernandez

5/29/2020
KSL Newsradio is HONORING THE CLASS OF 2020 with speeches from high school graduates. Here's senior class president... Megan Fernandez. Hear speeches you missed and more... on KSL Newsradio.com KSL’S "HONORING THE CLASS OF 20-20" IS BROUGHT TO YOU BY CHIC-FIL-A-UTAH... PROUDLY SUPPORTING THE GRADUATING CLASS OF 2020.

Duration:00:12:40

The 5 O'Clock Report: An armada of police motorcycles leads Officer Nate Lyday home

5/29/2020
AT THIS MOMENT... UTAH HAS STOPPED TO SALUTE A FALLEN OFFICER... ON HIS WAY HOME. An armada of police motorcycles is leading a procession carrying Police Officer Nate Lyday home to Ogden. Officer Lyday... was shot and killed yesterday while responding to a domestic violence call. The procession is lead by more than 50 motorcycles.... followed by an ambulance tightly escorted by six more motorcycle officers. Then begins a single file line of cars -- marked and unmarked ... extending -- that...

Duration:00:29:16

More officers are killed in the line of duty responding to domestic violence calls than any other type of call

5/29/2020
The fatal shooting of Ogden officer Nate Lyday is a harsh reminder how dangerous domestic violence situations can be. That's where officer Lyday was....responding to a domestic violence call. Utah Domestic Violence Coalition Director Jenn Oxborrow tells Live Mic w/Lee Lonsberry....her first thought after hearing the news yesterday....was that it had to be domestic violence. She says these situations turn deadly when an abuser feels like they're losing control. So. What can we do? To help?...

Duration:00:14:14

The police officer who kneeled on the neck of George Floyd has been arrested

5/29/2020
Minnesota Governor Tim Walz admitted Friday there was an "abject failure" overnight that lead to violent protests and the burning of a police precinct. However he says the state is now taking over restoring the peace, and vows what happened in the last 48 hours won't happen again Friday night. Hundreds of members of the Minnesota National Guard have been called in. There are still no charges against the four officers involved in the arrest of George Floyd prior to his death. And just now,...

Duration:00:14:15

SpaceX is going to try again for a historic launch

5/29/2020
Spacex tries again tomorrow afternoon. The first launch of a private rocket with humans aboard is scheduled for 1:22 pm mountain time. ABC's Alex Stone joins us live. Alex... on Wednesday... the mission was scrubbed just a few minutes before they were supposed to light the fuse.... Tomorrow's gonna be like groundhog day for these guys. Same drill. What's the weather look like tomorrow at the cape? *Alex will anchor ABC News Radio’s live weekend coverage of the launch at approximately 3:00PM...

Duration:00:12:36

Honoring the Class of 2020: Sasha Mangisi from Timpview High School

5/29/2020
KSL Newsradio is HONORING THE CLASS OF 2020 with speeches from high school graduates. Now we hear from Sasha Mangisi. Hear speeches you missed and more... on KSL Newsradio.com KSL’S "HONORING THE CLASS OF 20-20" IS BROUGHT TO YOU BY CHIC-FIL-A-UTAH... PROUDLY SUPPORTING THE GRADUATING CLASS OF 2020.

Duration:00:12:02

Gov. Gary Herbert says you gotta wear your mask

5/28/2020
The topic of face masks continues to be a hot one. Should you wear one, should you not? Top health officials and state leaders say we should, but it's been mostly just a suggestion. Could they ever become *REQUIRED* by law? On today's Coronavirus Call-in Show, Gov. Gary Herbert says....possibly. Herbert says masks will help stop the spread of this virus. And, the state's giving them out for free! There you have it from Utah Gov. Gary Herbert: wear your mask.

Duration:00:12:23

An officer is dead in Ogden after responding to a domestic violence call

5/28/2020
Time for the KSL In-Depth.... The worst possible news from Ogden. An officer dead after a shoot-out with a suspect. That suspect also dead. A parole officer injured, though not life-threatening injuries. Ogden Police Chief Randy Watt delivered a brief, emotional statement just about a half-hour ago. KSL Newsradio reporters Paul Nelson and Kelli Pierce were there. They joins us live for a recap. * Kelli, give us a lay of the land here....what do we know about what brought police to this home...

Duration:00:11:50

Talking about officer-involved shooting investigations

5/28/2020
We're still working to find out exactly what happened in Ogden this afternoon. We know a neighborhood is on lockdown after an officer-involved shooting. This is near Jackson Avenue and Harrop Street. We've heard reports two officers might have been injured, but those have yet to be confirmed. Officers have confirmed: the public is NOT in danger. Retired police officer of 25-year years Chris Bertram joins us live now. He last served as Holladay's Chief of Police.

Duration:00:14:01

The 5 O'Clock Report: An officer is dead after a shootout with a suspect

5/28/2020
There's a procession of police casrs heading down I 15 south thru centerville... escorting the body of a police officer to salt lake. The city of Ogden... is mourning this evening. An officer... who served just 15 months with Ogden Police Department... has been killed in the line of duty.. losing his life in a shootout with a criminal suspect. The suspect... is dead. RIGHT NOW... a procession down SOUTHBOUND I-15... moving from Ogden to Salt Lake City... in honor of that fallen officer....

Duration:00:27:26

Honoring the Class of 2020: Makayla Lear of Grantsville High School

5/28/2020
KSL Newsradio is HONORING THE CLASS OF 2020 with speeches from high school graduates. Here's Valedictorian... Makayla Lear. Seniors will offer their graduation speeches on KSL Newsradio every day this week... hear speeches you missed and more... on KSL Newsradio.com KSL’S "HONORING THE CLASS OF 20-20" IS BROUGHT TO YOU BY CHIC-FIL-A-UTAH... PROUDLY SUPPORTING THE GRADUATING CLASS OF 2020.

Duration:00:12:08

Honoring the Class of 2020: Ellie Han from Judge Memorial Catholic High School

5/28/2020
KSL Newsradio is HONORING THE CLASS OF 2020 with speeches from high school graduates. Here's salutatorian Ellie Han. Seniors will offer their graduation speeches on KSL Newsradio every day this week... hear speeches you missed and more... on KSL Newsradio.com KSL’S "HONORING THE CLASS OF 20-20" IS BROUGHT TO YOU BY CHIC-FIL-A-UTAH... PROUDLY SUPPORTING THE GRADUATING CLASS OF 2020.

Duration:00:13:53

Honoring the Class of 2020: Nicholas LoPatriello from Kearns High School

5/27/2020
KSL Newsradio is HONORING THE CLASS OF 2020 with speeches from high school graduates. Here's senior class presidents... Nicholas LoPatriello Seniors will offer their graduation speeches on KSL Newsradio every day this week... hear speeches you missed and more... on KSL Newsradio.com KSL’S "HONORING THE CLASS OF 20-20" IS BROUGHT TO YOU BY CHIC-FIL-A-UTAH... PROUDLY SUPPORTING THE GRADUATING CLASS OF 2020. And coming up at 6-30 on KSL T-V... Deanie Wimmer tells a story about a teen who is...

Duration:00:11:38

Many high school athletes are taking to the field this week

5/27/2020
Many high school athletes are taking the field this week and next after getting the green light for fall sports. American Fork High School softball coach Leslee Warr tells us she's thrilled. Coach Warr says the region decided to get together and play a few games. The hope is to give senior players some closure after missing their season. She says it'll be interesting to see how things play out after everyone took so much time off. We're certainly excited for them. Other sports are making...

Duration:00:12:15

A Hope in Darkness: The story of Josh Holt

5/27/2020
Almost exactly two years after his release from a Venezuelan prison... a Utah man is telling his story in a new podcast. Hope In Darkness: The Josh Holt Story launches today... hosted by KSL NewsRadio's Becky Bruce. You can subscribe and listen free to the first two episodes on Apple Podcasts... Google Play... or at KSLNewsradio.Com. Or you can binge all 12 episodes of Hope In Darkness at WonderyPlus.Com/Hope.

Duration:00:12:31

Protestors take to the streets after the death of George Floyd at the hands of police

5/27/2020
A ugly scene in Minneapolis last night and into today.. Protestors have been out in the streets... confronting police after the videotaped death of George Floyd, and African American man. We've seen reports police responding with tear gas and even rubber bullets to disperse the angry crowd. Joining us live now is Minnesota Public Radio photographer Evan Frost....he's been following the story closely.

Duration:00:12:05

The 5 O'Clock Report: If you want to hear Collin Raye, head to Spotify

5/27/2020
The Collin Raye concert was scheduled just outside of Grantsville on Saturday... but it's yet again being given a "no way" at its latest location. KSL Newsradio's Kira Hoffelmeyer with more. Just a week after Kaysville turned down the show... Tooele County is sending a rejection letter out, too. The county health department says it will not allow the Collin Raye concert to happen -- and is actually threatening criminal charges against the Ampitheatre at Studio Ranch's owner is he doesn't...

Duration:00:27:43

Honoring the Class of 2020: Yesica Medina from West High School

5/27/2020
KSL Newsradio is HONORING THE CLASS OF 2020 with speeches from high school graduates. And now we hear from Yesica Medina. Seniors will offer their graduation speeches on KSL Newsradio every day this week... hear speeches you missed and more... on KSL Newsradio.com KSL’S "HONORING THE CLASS OF 20-20" IS BROUGHT TO YOU BY CHIC-FIL-A-UTAH... PROUDLY SUPPORTING THE GRADUATING CLASS OF 2020.

Duration:00:11:45

Talking about domestic violence and dating

5/26/2020
This murder in Layton over the weekend.....that started as a Tinder date.....has people asking what could have been done to prevent it. Layton police say Ethan Hunsaker is in custody after admitting to killing 25-year-old Ashlyn Black after the two met on the dating app. Jenn Oxborrow with the Utah Domestic Violation Coalition tells Dave & Dujanovic....women are more likely to be hurt or killed by a current or former intimate partner.

Duration:00:11:15

Honoring the Class of 2020: Mckenna Castagno from Wendover High School

5/26/2020
KSL Newsradio is HONORING THE CLASS OF 2020 with speeches from high school graduates. And now we hear from co-salutatorian... McKenna Castagno. Seniors will offer their graduation speeches on KSL Newsradio every day this week... hear speeches you missed and more... on KSL Newsradio.com KSL’S "HONORING THE CLASS OF 20-20" IS BROUGHT TO YOU BY CHIC-FIL-A-UTAH... PROUDLY SUPPORTING THE GRADUATING CLASS OF 2020.

Duration:00:10:41