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Pleasant Grove hosting 4 more meetings to discuss new public safety building

Pleasant Grove will host its last round of neighborhood meetings this month to discuss the possibility of building a new public safety building. Read more »

July 10, 2014

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Ex-Utahn accused of killing 6 in Texas was ordered to stay away from ex-wife

Ronald Lee Haskell, 33, has a history of domestic violence problems while living in northern Utah, according to court records. Read more »

July 10, 2014

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Mom charged in child's death to get more treatment

Officials at the Utah State Hospital are recommending that a northern Utah woman accused of killing her 2-year-old son receive three to six months more of treatment. Read more »

July 10, 2014

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One killed in overnight crash near Point of the Mountain

One person was killed and another injured in an early morning accident near Lehi, and police were unsure Thursday if a third person was also involved. Read more »

July 10, 2014

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Park City woman, 19, killed in Cedar City crash

A Park City woman was killed and her mother injured in a rollover accident on I-15 Wednesday near Cedar City. Read more »

July 10, 2014

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American Fork teen drowning victim identified

A 14-year-old boy who drowned while swimming with friends at Hyrum Reservoir on Wednesday has been identified by police as Tucker Smith of American Fork. Read more »

July 10, 2014

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West Jordan City Council passes on ordering study to look at school district split

The West Jordan City Council declined Wednesday to commission a study that would look at the feasibility of separating from the Jordan School District. Read more »

July 10, 2014

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Farmers markets to accept food stamps

This year, 19 farmers markets in Utah will be accepting food stamp benefits, including seven markets accepting them for the first time. Read more »

July 9, 2014

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Moab man admits to stealing dinosaur footprint

A Moab man admitted in federal court Wednesday to taking a fossilized dinosaur footprint from public land and later throwing it into the Colorado River. Read more »

July 9, 2014

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Body of 14-year-old American Fork boy recovered from Hyrum Reservoir

A 14-year-old American Fork boy drowned while swimming with friends at Hyrum Reservoir on Wednesday. Read more »

July 9, 2014

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State regulators take away Utah doctor's prescription pad

The state Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing has stripped a Utah doctor living on the island of Saipan of his license to prescribe controlled substances. Dr. Paul Marie Gahlinger,... Read more »

July 9, 2014

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New autism-specialized charter school to open in Pleasant Grove

Spectrum Academy, a charter school dedicated to teaching children on the autism spectrum, led local officials on a tour of its new Pleasant Grove location on Wednesday. It is slated to open in August. Read more »

July 9, 2014

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83% of Utahns say Congress needs to act now on immigration reform

Utahns — and Americans — overwhelmingly believe the nation's immigration system is broken and Congress needs to address the issue this year, new polls commissioned by the Partnership... Read more »

July 9, 2014

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New solar panels may help power a future with more U.S. gold medalists

The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association Center of Excellence was outfitted with 126 solar panels, which are expected to save the association about 8,000 per year — money which it plans on... Read more »

July 9, 2014

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UTA gains Davis County approval for bus rapid transit route

Davis County commissioners unanimously approved a resolution Tuesday in support of a bus rapid transit route that would traverse Salt Lake City, North Salt Lake, Woods Cross and Bountiful. Read more »

July 9, 2014

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BYU students took cover in bomb shelter during Hamas missile attack on Jerusalem

BYU Jerusalem Center students and employees used the center's bomb shelter on Tuesday when Hamas militants fired rockets into southern Israel. All students are safe. Read more »

July 9, 2014

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Man honored for saving 3-year-old from drowning in hot tub

A 3-year-old was found face down in a Lehi hot tub, but thanks to the actions of a stranger she is doing just fine. Read more »

July 9, 2014

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'Vicious' dog attacks 2 animal control officers in West Jordan

A large dog that police say would go from being calm to "incredibly violent and vicious" without warning remained quarantined Wednesday after biting two animal control officers in West Jordan. Read more »

July 9, 2014

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Advertising firm bans employees from wearing pants — in summertime

Richter7, a Salt Lake City-based advertising and public relations agency, is continuing its favorite summer trend, No Pants! Read more »

July 9, 2014

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Two Utah teams take honors at STEM event

Two all-girl teams, one from Granite Park Junior High School and one from Cottonwood High School, took top prizes from the 2014 MESA USA National Engineering Design Competition recently held in... Read more »

July 9, 2014

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Murray Farmers Market starts July 25

The Murray Farmers Market will begin later this month. Read more »

July 9, 2014

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Mia Love labeled 'surefire winner' by Roll Call blogger

Republican congressional candidate Mia Love said Wednesday she's flattered at being labeled a "surefire winner" by a Washington blogger, but she's taking nothing for granted in her race against... Read more »

July 9, 2014

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Utah to appeal same-sex marriage ruling to U.S. Supreme Court

As petitions urging Utah to drop its fight against same-sex marriage were delivered to the governor Wednesday, the attorney general's office said it intends to appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court in... Read more »

July 9, 2014

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New Alta High principal appointed

The Canyons Board of Education on Tuesday appointed Brian McGill principal at Alta High School. Read more »

July 9, 2014

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New monuments to honor pioneers at new Riverton park

A Riverton city councilman is responding to criticism over the destruction of some monuments to make way for the new city park. The monuments were put up in the 1980s by the Sons and Daughters of... Read more »

July 9, 2014

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