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HPV vaccination rates increase among Utan teens

A higher share of Utah teens are getting vaccinated against HPV than ever before, but most adolescents are still not getting the vaccine, according to a report from the Centers for Disease Control... Read more »

July 31, 2015

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Teens arrested, rancher cleared after confrontation in Logan Canyon

Charges will not be sought against a rancher who reportedly fired a shot into the ground to scare away juveniles from his campsite early Friday, police said. Read more »

July 31, 2015

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Park City arts festival goes on this weekend

Park City’s largest summer event, the Park City Kimball Arts Festival is celebrating its 46th year this weekend. Read more »

July 31, 2015

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Hot air balloons to lift off over Sandy

See a sky full of hot air balloons next week at the annual Sandy Hot Air Balloon Festival. Read more »

July 31, 2015

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Taylorsville hosting Night Out Against Crime

Taylorsville's Public Safety Committee will host its annual Night Out Against Crime next week. Read more »

July 31, 2015

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Political party seeks settlement in SB54 lawsuit

A party to the lawsuit over Utah's political candidate nominating process wants a federal judge to appoint a mediator to resolve the issues. Read more »

July 31, 2015

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Panel to discuss Salt Lake transportation solutions

The Leonardo and Utah Science Technology and Research Initiative will host a discussion on transportation solutions for Salt Lake City. Read more »

July 31, 2015

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School technology task force seeks help from California-based firm

The Utah Digital Learning Task Force, created by the Legislature to form a plan for bringing technology into Utah classrooms, will employ a California-based consulting firm to help develop the... Read more »

July 31, 2015

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Duct tape prom attire earns Utah teens $5,000 scholarship

The creativity of two high school students in American Fork has earned them thousands of dollars in scholarship money. Read more »

July 31, 2015

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Change of plea scheduled for man facing second trial in fiancee's death

A new trial ordered for Billy Justin Charles, once convicted of killing his fiancee on the eve of their wedding, has been canceled pending a possible resolution in the case. Read more »

July 31, 2015

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Family touched by tragedy gives back to Orem police

Friday is the anniversary of a day that changed the Kofford family forever. Their son was run over and killed in the driveway. They've turned their grief into a way to give back to the community. Read more »

July 31, 2015

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Davis County offering back-to-school vaccinations

The Davis County Health Department is sponsoring four back-to-school vaccination clinics Read more »

July 31, 2015

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Pedestrian ramps planned for Layton road

Hill Field Road in Layton west of Main Street is being prepared for new pedestrian ramps. Read more »

July 31, 2015

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Utah's wildfire season milder than previous years

Right now there are only a few small fires burning in Utah with no major threats. But it's not the number of fires that sets this year apart. Read more »

July 31, 2015

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Clearfield woman who embezzled $900K headed to prison

A Clearfield woman who embezzled nearly $900,000 from two companies for which she worked is headed to prison. Read more »

July 31, 2015

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Salt Lake City mayor's spokesman placed on administrative leave after online comments

The spokesman for Salt Lake City Mayor Ralph Becker was placed on paid administrative leave Thursday while city officials investigate online comments he allegedly posted criticizing the mayor's... Read more »

July 31, 2015

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Vivint, SolarCity to create 7,000 jobs over next decade

The Governor’s Office of Economic Development board approved tax incentives for energy firms SolarCity and Vivint Solar projected to result in the creation of nearly 7,000 new full-time... Read more »

July 31, 2015

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Contractor fined for employing children in southern Utah

Federal regulators have fined an electrical contractor for illegally employing children in Hildale, Washington County, home to a polygamous sect. Read more »

July 31, 2015

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No vacancy: SUU scrambling to house largest freshman class so far

With less than a month until the semester begins at Southern Utah University, officials are scrambling to house the school's largest freshman class to date. Read more »

July 31, 2015

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GOP delegates select Derrin Owens to replace Jon Cox in Utah House

Derrin Owens has been selected to fill the vacant District 58 seat in the Utah Legislature that represents Sanpete County and eastern Juab County. Read more »

July 31, 2015

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Trial dates set in killing of teen girl; defense attorney awaits new information

Trial dates have been blocked out for of an 18-year-old accused of killing his girlfriend when he was 14, even as his attorney says he is awaiting new information that could shape their case. Read more »

July 31, 2015

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Resolutions on Medicaid expansion, prison relocation are weeks, maybe months away

By the end of the week, two of the biggest issues facing the state were supposed to be resolved. But state leaders are going to miss their self-imposed deadlines by weeks if not months. Read more »

July 31, 2015

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Alleged sexual abuser on the run for 17 years arrested in Utah

A man the run for 17 years was arrested Wednesday in Utah, police in California confirmed. Read more »

July 31, 2015

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Doug Robinson: Weber State track coach isn't helping inmates run from the law; he just helps them run

Weber State track coach goes to the Utah State prison to coach inmates to become better runners and prepare for a marathon in the prison yard. Read more »

July 31, 2015

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Jury orders Siegfried and Jensen to pay nearly $6 million to former partner

The lawyers behind the well-known Siegfried and Jensen legal firm have been ordered in a civil lawsuit to pay nearly $6 million to a former business partner. The jury's judgment was signed Thursday. Read more »

July 30, 2015

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