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Utah Philanthropy Day honorees announced

Recipients have been announced for the Utah Philanthropy Day awards, which honor people who support the nonprofit community. Read more »

Aug. 29, 2014

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Circleville farmers scratching their heads over mystery crater

Farmers in southern Utah are scratching their heads and trying to figure out what caused an unusual phenomenon in an irrigation pond. Earlier this week, Gary Dalton of Circleville discovered a... Read more »

Aug. 29, 2014

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U. tailgating carries tradition of family and friendship

Christiana Pignanelli just started her first semester at the University of Utah, but she's been on campus for years. Read more »

Aug. 29, 2014

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Police reviewing possible nightclub photos of mom accused of leaving baby in trash

New accusations are being brought forward as investigators look into the woman accused of dumping her newborn baby in a trash can. Read more »

Aug. 28, 2014

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Summit County sees credit card breach after fair, rodeo and demolition derby

Hundreds of bank accounts in Summit County are at risk after a third-party vendor of county fair tickets was compromised. Read more »

Aug. 28, 2014

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Apparent lightning strike hits Duchesne County man's castle

A Duchesne County house built to look like a medieval castle was damaged Monday by an apparent lightning strike. Read more »

Aug. 28, 2014

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Man charged with killing baby in Ogden told investigators he 'lashed out' in frustration

A man charged with killing his girlfriend's 14-month-old daughter told investigators he acted out of frustration. Read more »

Aug. 28, 2014

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Inmates run a 5K as part of a new substance abuse program at the prison

The Department of Correction's substance abuse program, Con-Quest, recently incorporated a new program that aims to use athletic accomplishment to help participants overcome drug and alcohol... Read more »

Aug. 28, 2014

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Roadway safety a major concern over final summer holiday weekend

While Labor Day weekend is considered the unofficial end of the summer vacation season, it also has the more notorious distinction of being the close of the period known as the “100 deadliest... Read more »

Aug. 28, 2014

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Couples in Utah same-sex marriage case ask Supreme Court to hear state's appeal

The three couples challenging Utah's ban on same-sex marriage asked the U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday to accept the state's request to hear the case. Read more »

Aug. 28, 2014

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Gay rights activists to fight charges for disrupting Utah Legislature

Gay rights activists locked arms on the Capitol steps Thursday demanding to be heard just as they did at a legislative committee meeting earlier this year that ended in their arrests. Read more »

Aug. 28, 2014

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Ute Mountain Fire Lookout Tower rededication ceremony set

The Ute Mountain Fire Lookout Tower will be rededicated at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 20, in a ceremony hosted by the Flaming Gorge Ranger District on Ashley National Forest. Read more »

Aug. 28, 2014

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Vying for top dog: Salt Lake County holding race for Canine Mayor

The Canine Mayoral Election is a fundraiser for Salt Lake County Animal Services and all funds raised from this event will go to their Injured Animal Fund. Read more »

Aug. 28, 2014

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Camp Williams holding open houses for land use study

The public is invited to attend open houses to learn about the Camp Williams Joint Land Use Study and provide input to the project team. Read more »

Aug. 28, 2014

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10 books that you were forced to read in junior high, but would change your life now as an adult

You might be pleasantly surprised to find that the books that you didn't enjoy as a kid are actually fantastic as an adult. Read more »

Aug. 28, 2014

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Missionary, police testify against man accused of BYU gropings

A man accused of groping at least 16 women at BYU appeared in court on Thursday for a preliminary hearing. Read more »

Aug. 28, 2014

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3 schools were locked down as police searched for man following chase

Three Salt Lake area schools were on temporary lockdown Thursday morning while police searched for a man who fled following a chase. Read more »

Aug. 28, 2014

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Son of murdered woman felt peace in '91, now closure 23 years later

More than 23 years after she was killed in her Holladay home, Lucille Johnson's brutal death has finally been solved, thanks in part to some Lego pieces. Read more »

Aug. 28, 2014

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Gov.: Elected officials need to serve on UTA board to boost accountability

Gov. Gary Herbert called Thursday for elected officials to be appointed to the Utah Transit Authority board even though he said it appears the concerns raised in a new legislative audit have... Read more »

Aug. 28, 2014

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Heads up as FAA looks at the future of drones

Drones have become a frequent spectator for many events, flying above buildings, landscapes and even through fireworks. But not everyone is as enthusiastic about the humming, flying objects. Read more »

Aug. 28, 2014

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West Centerville Neighborhood planning open house scheduled

The city will host an open house to discuss planning for the West Centerville Neighborhood. Read more »

Aug. 28, 2014

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Free clinics offered for hunting ducks, geese

The state Division of Wildlife Resources will hold a series of hunting fairs and seminars for those who want to learn how to hunt ducks and geese. Read more »

Aug. 28, 2014

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Police arrest alleged scissor-wielding robber

Police arrested a man after they say he held up a Salt Lake cashier at scissor point. Read more »

Aug. 28, 2014

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Police recover $10,000 in car parts after chase

Police recovered $10,000 in car parts after a high-speed chase that ended in a West Valley City neighborhood. Some of these parts were discovered to be stolen. Read more »

Aug. 28, 2014

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Photos: Westminster freshmen lend a 'hand' to South Salt Lake during Helping Hands Day

More than 70 Westminster College freshmen participated in the school's annual Helping Hands Day service project on August 19 to benefit South Salt Lake. Read more »

Aug. 28, 2014

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