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Good Samaritan’s Social Media Post Helps U Student Solve Crushed Car Problem [Video]

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SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – A University of Utah student will soon be back on the road thanks to a viral post by a good Samaritan.

It was a simple act of kindness that made a huge impact.

The Wasatch windstorm on Sept. 8 left behind an extensive amount of damage and, in some cases, simply picking up the pieces wasn’t a solution to the problem. For Brittany Blackham, the storm led to an unwanted surprise.

“It was huge,” said Blackham, whose car was demolished by an uprooted tree. “The tree went all the way into the road. People couldn’t even drive by. … It totally fell, like, just right that it went over my whole car.”

The hurricane-force winds brought the century-old tree down on her Chevy Prizm. As a full-time student on a tight budget, she didn’t know how she’d pay to tow it, let alone replace it.

So as a last …

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FedEx says it has taken 'appropriate action' addressing Iowa delivery driver's derogatory remarks about Trump supporters [Video]

On Tuesday we reported about a FedEx driver being caught on Ring video saying disparaging things about Trump supporters while dropping off packages at a Boone house. You can view the video below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MLbw35PyC0Q&feature=youtu.be The company provided The Iowa Sta

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"Dakota Spotlight: The House on Sweet and Seventh" airs at 9 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 26, on WDAY Xtra. This chilling and heartbreaking documentary looks back on the 1998 murder of Barbara and Gordon Erickstad in Bismarck. The couple was brutally killed in their home by their son, 18-year-old Brian Erickstad, and his friend, 27-year-old Robert Lawrence in September of 1998. Through interviews with investigators, vintage footage, documents, and more, host James Wolner shines a light on a very dark case and searches for answers.