The face of the family unit in Utah and across the nation is changing. According to the US Census Bureau, more grandparents are taking over primary care of their grandchildren. 57,807 grandparents in Utah are living with grandchildren. Eleven percent of those households live in poverty and 30% have no parent present in the home at all.
Former chairman of the Democratic Party Jim Dabakis and Republican Senator Todd Weiler discuss several hot topics in Utah.
Two people were confirmed dead after a police chase ended in a crash near Helper, Utah. Carbon County dispatch confirmed multiple agencies were involved.
WEST JORDAN (ABC4 News) - A Bingham High School running back and a West Jordan High safety knock helmets during a game here on Thursday night, punctuating the night air with a crack. Both players were OK but the collision is a reminder of the potential for head injuries in high school football.
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 Sports) - Scores and highlights from the final week of the regular season in high school football.
WEST VALLEY CITY (ABC 4 Utah) - Less than a month after an elderly man was shot in the face after answering his front door, West Valley City Police announce the people who are responsible are now behind bars.
OGDEN, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) The Ogden School Board has vote unanimously to appoint Sandy Coroles as interim district superintendent Thursday.
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 Utah) - Another Utah agency has come forward with details about its involvement in a 'Hot Shots' photo shoot Thursday.
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 Utah) - The fight over allowing same sex couples to adopt children here in Utah is now over. On Thursday the State filed the legal paperwork to prevent it from happening.
Halloween festivities are in full swing, but experts are warning Utahans about one creepy critter that will stick around after the holiday is over.
For most people, housing is the single largest monthly expense. With Utah expected to grow by 2.5 million people, housing costs could skyrocket.
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 Sports) - The Utah Jazz 5-2 preseason record is giving the team confidence as it gets ready to tip it off for real next week.
Salt Lake City, Utah- (ABC 4 Utah) – Governor Gary Herbert's plan to bridge the coverage gap for an estimated 57,000 Utahns is making progress.
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 Utah) - Utah Supreme Court has lifted a stay in same-sex adoption cases. Same-sex couples can now legally adopt.
(ABC News) - An expectant mom getting ready to welcome two sets of identical twins -- a one in 70 million occurrence -- endured emergency surgery this week after doctors found signs of a rare condition that could affect the health of one set of twins.
BEAVER, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) - Two were arrested Thursday after a brief chase in Beaver County.
Dixie State University President Dr. Richard B. Williams talks about the future of the college. Williams says he will be focusing on giving students the best education while keeping tuition as low as possible.
One of the unique events going on at Dixie State University is the DOCUTAH film festival. It's an international documentary film festival that the school puts on each year in September.
WASHINGTON (ABC 4 Utah) - The National Park Service is investigating reports of vandalism in at least 10 national parks in Arizona, California, Colorado, Oregon, and Utah.
Waterfalls and massive rocks. You usually have to hike somewhere in Utah to see them, but we've put both in the backyard here at Good 4 Utah. It was a massive project done by Rockscapes Utah.
SANDY, Utah (ABC 4 Sports) - Alvaro Saborio and Kyle Beckerman scored goals as RSL moved back into 3rd place for the time being with a 2-0 win over Chivas USA in its regular season finale at Rio Tinto Stadium.
Over the next 35 years Utah is expected to grow by 2.5 million people. How will we get around? What impact could it have on the air we breathe.
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 Utah) - New court documents may reveal a motive behind the murder of 15-year-old Anne Kasprzak. The teenager’s body was found in the Jordan River in March of 2012. The case was stagnate until last week when police arrested her boyfriend for the killing in Colorado. The 17-year-old was extradited to Utah and was in court in Salt Lake City Wednesday morning.
People have been approaching a mother and calf in Old Town to take photos and videos.
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 Utah) - The effort to find the Utah State Prison a new home is moving forward.
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 Utah) – It's being called an historic agreement that can serve as a model to resolve the dispute over public lands in Utah once and for all.
Good 4 Utah has an update on the lost military flag that belonged to the family of World War II hero, Private First Class Henry Thiel.
The Good 4 Utah Road Tour is visiting Dixie State University on Wednesday. To start things off, Good 4 Utah reporter Tasmin Mahfuz gave us a little preview from St. George.
Police are investigating a shooting death at the 100 East 525 North in Cedar City. Two people are in custody.
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 Utah) - A Lehi man is recovering from a frightening ordeal. He's an UBER driver who takes people where they want to go. This week one of his customers pulled out a gun and threatened his life.
With Halloween just around the corner, healthy teeth may not be at the top of your mind, but a local dental school wants to make you an offer that's good for teeth and good for your wallet.
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 Sports) - Utes running back Devontae Booker has been a one-man wrecking crew for the Utes the past three weeks.
Salt Lake City, Utah- (ABC 4 Utah) – The Capitol served as classroom for the day for hundreds of AP Government and History students.
Some students at Nibley Park School in Salt Lake City received surprise gifts from the Utah Department of Transportation.
U Community Solar is a program designed to bring a ray of light into Utah homes.
The government is urging nearly five million drivers to take “immediate action” to protect themselves against “defective” airbags – airbags that a safety expert says can explode in the vehicle and harm passengers.
Several cars reported a car going the wrong way on Interstate 15 in Weber County Monday night.
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 UTAH) - The alarming rate of teenage fatalities on Utah roads is getting the attention of Utah's Department of Transportation, and Public Health. They're now coming together, with the families of those fallen children to warn other drivers to take caution.
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 Utah) - The charges against former Attorney General Mark Shurtleff are too vague.
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC 4 UTAH) - The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints posted a video on its website showing the temple robes and temple garments and asked non-members recognize them as sacred.
SPRINGDALE, Utah - A rock climber,died Sunday afternoon, after falling in Zion National Park.
Salt Lake City, Utah- (ABC 4 Utah) – Car crashes are the leading cause of death for teenagers across the country.
SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 Utah) Former First Lady of Utah gets IRS scam call and warns others to be aware.
Monday morning the company that revolutionized the way we listen to music and use our phones is betting it can do the same with the way we pay.
OGDEN, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) - A woman is behind bars in Ogden accused of not only stabbing her boyfriend but also trying to stab her neighbor.
PROVO, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) - Megan Huntsman, the woman accused of killing six of her newborns and then storing their bodies in her garage will have a preliminary hearing in December.
TOOELE, Utah (Good 4 Utah) - West Elementary School won the Utah Department of Transportation SNAP award for helping promote a more healthy lifestyle among their students.
It is Domestic Violence month and Utah has actually seen a spike in domestic violence deaths over the last 9 months.
SALT LAKE (Good 4 Utah Sports) - A lot happened this past week. We were at it all. From Oregon to Provo. Find our whole show, segment by awesome segment, by clicking the link above.
It was 44 years ago, a red, white and blue basketball and a brand new Salt Palace Arena. It was the groovy 1970's. Pro Basketball had arrived and even better yet, little ol', Los Angeles couldn't support the Stars and Utah rescued them.