That’s the message behind the Great Utah SkakeOut – a statewide earthquake drill scheduled for 10:15 Wednesday morning. Organizers say nearly 900,000 people will participate in the exercise aimed at preparing Utahns for a major earthquake. TV and radio broadcasters will air a minute-long scenario about what to do when the shaking starts.
It's easy to think it will never happen to us or someone we know, but 1 in 4 women will be sexually assaulted in their lifetime.Raising awareness and support for this issue can't just be done by women. That's why a group of male students from USU put on their best pair of heels Friday, to show their support for the women in their lives. UPR's Storee Powell reports on the annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event.
Law enforcement in Southern Nevada has made an arrest and the investigation continues into a weekend stabbing death in Mesquite.
Mesquite police officers responded to a 911 report of an adult male who had been stabbed and was in need of medical attention.
Officers arrived on scene and discovered a 50-year-old male who was conscious but bleeding heavily from apparent knife wounds. The victim was treated and transported to Mesa View Hospital but later died from his wounds.