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Sandy Improvement District providing sewer insurance

The Sandy Suburban Improvement District has launched a new insurance program to help homeowners with the cost of repairing a leaky or damaged lateral sewer line — the small pipe that runs... Read more »

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MountainStar to acquire Cache Valley Hospital

The 22-bed Cache Valley Hospital will soon be a part of the MountainStar Healthcare network, which extends its services from Utah County to northern Cache County. Read more »

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Assessment on power plant project available for comment

Two agencies have drafted an environmental assessment in connection with a proposed hydroelectric power plant project in Utah County. Read more »

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Hive Pass program moves to evaluation phase

Salt Lake City's Hive Pass transit pilot program concluded the initial phase of study and sales on Tuesday and has moved into an analysis and evaluation period. Read more »

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Hong Kong protesters try to win over tourists

The luxury boutiques of Hong Kong's Tsim Shai Tsui district are so mobbed with vacationing Chinese customers that store owners have put up red velvet ropes to control the crowds. Pro-democracy... Read more »

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UTA extending service to BYU-USU football game

After a debacle that left many fans stranded following a recent BYU football game, the Utah Transit Authority is extending bus and train service before and after this week's football game against... Read more »

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Microsoft skips Windows 9 to emphasize advances

Microsoft says the next version of its flagship operating system will be called Windows 10, as the company skips version 9 to emphasize advances it is making toward a world centered around mobile... Read more »

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Is preschool worth the money?

Seventy percent of Americans want federally funded pre-kindergarten programs, according to a recent Gallup poll, but studies show that benefits may taper off over time and differ widely between... Read more »

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US consumer confidence slides in September

U.S. consumer confidence dropped in September after hitting the highest level in nearly seven years in August. Read more »

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Colorado high court considers pot firing case

Pot may be legal in Colorado, but you can still be fired for using it. Read more »

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Commission to highlight women in Utah economy

Created during the 2014 Legislature and headed by House Minority Leader Jennifer Seelig and Speaker Becky Lockhart, the Women in the Economy Commission seeks to support and establish research on... Read more »

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Utah leaders to embark on trade mission to Brazil in November

Gov. Gary Herbert will lead a trade mission of state business leaders and government officials from Utah to Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Nov. 4-11. Read more »

Sept. 29, 2014

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Family fun with the top down at unique RV resort

Utah's most unusual RV resort has reopened, which should please folks who'd enjoy a slightly wacky mix of '50s and '60s retro culture, movie star worship and the mystique of a certain brand of RV. Read more »

Sept. 29, 2014

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New EU trade chief seeks reset in US trade talks

Acknowledging strong public skepticism in Europe over free trade talks with the U.S., the European Union's incoming trade chief on Monday called for a "fresh start" and more transparency in the... Read more »

Sept. 29, 2014

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David Sturt and Todd Nordstrom: What my worst boss taught me

Ironically, some past bosses were so bad that they actually brought out our best work — not because we wanted to achieve great things for them, but because we wanted to achieve great things... Read more »

Sept. 29, 2014

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Macy's holiday hiring up 3.6 pct

Macy's plans to hire about 86,000 seasonal holiday workers nationwide to bolster its stores, call centers and distribution hubs. That number represents a 3.6 percent increase from a year ago. Read more »

Sept. 29, 2014

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Marijuana could deliver more than $800 million in revenue to Washington and Colorado

If a pair of new government forecasts prove true, Washington and Colorado would see more than $800 million in extra revenue over the next few years thanks to marijuana sales. At the least. Read more »

Sept. 28, 2014

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About Utah: Baltic Avenue just bought Boardwalk!

The sale of Park City Mountain Resort to Vail Corp. means the old Park West ski resort is now king of the hill. Read more »

Sept. 28, 2014

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Gaza war deals blow to Israel's tourism industry

It was supposed to be a record-breaking year for tourist visits to Israel. But all that changed when the 50-day war between Israel and Hamas prompted jittery travelers to cancel trips en masse,... Read more »

Sept. 28, 2014

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Influence game: Government takes on the Internet

Should the company that supplies your Internet access be allowed to cut deals with online services such as Netflix, Amazon or YouTube to move their content faste Read more »

Sept. 28, 2014

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Pilots end strike at Air France after 14 days

Air France's leading pilots union on Sunday announced an end to a 14-day strike that grounded roughly half of the airline's flights, stranded passengers worldwide and led to stern shows of... Read more »

Sept. 28, 2014

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US judge refuses to halt fracking in Nevada

A federal judge has refused to block the release of oil and gas leases in Nevada that critics say will be used for hydraulic fracturing that could harm sage grouse and cause more environmental... Read more »

Sept. 27, 2014

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Salt Lake convention hotel attracts developers

Local firms and major real estate companies are among half a dozen developers interested in building a large convention hotel in the heart of Salt Lake City, a project that comes with $75 million... Read more »

Sept. 27, 2014

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How to be a billionaire

Six things that most billionaires have in common, and a video that visualizes the state of the world’s billionaires. Read more »

Sept. 27, 2014

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4 things you don't want your boss to know

There are some things you might want your boss to know, but here's a list of four things that might be worth hiding. Read more »

Sept. 26, 2014

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