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Missing Millard County woman's body found near U.S. 6, police say

Police say a body found Friday near U.S. 6 on the border of Utah and Juab counties is a Millard County woman missing since May 14. Read more »

May 21, 2016

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Teen leads Humane Society service project to lift shelter animals' spirits

Allexis Bonacci, 16, organized a service project at the Humane Society of Utah on Friday to demonstrate to her peers the importance of donating time to a community cause by helping to keep animals... Read more »

May 21, 2016

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Overstock founder Patrick Byrne fuels Jonathan Johnson gubernatorial campaign

Overstock.com founder and former CEO Patrick Byrne continues to fuel Jonathan Johnson's campaign for governor with unprecedented amounts of cash. Read more »

May 20, 2016

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Intermountain Healthcare taps new CEO

The Intermountain Healthcare board of trustees Friday announced its selection of Dr. A. Marc Harrison as the new president and CEO of the 22-hospital medical group. Read more »

May 20, 2016

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Two suffer minor injuries in gyrocopter crash in Soldier Creek area

Two people were injured after the gyrocopter they were flying crashed into the Strawberry River in the Soldier Creek area Friday, according to the Wasatch County Sheriff's Office. Read more »

May 20, 2016

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Utah man held 1,164 days in jail without a bond hearing

After being held more than three years without a bond hearing in the Utah County Jail as an Immigration and Customs Enforcement detainee, a federal judge has ordered that Martin Chairez-Castrejon... Read more »

May 20, 2016

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Severe winds topple semis on I-80 in Tooele County

Severe winds on I-80 toppled two semitrailers Friday evening near Grantsville, blocking eastbound traffic, police said. Read more »

May 20, 2016

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Utah researchers helping test newest melanoma drugs

For years, doctors had limited options when it came to treating metastatic melanoma. Now a new class of immune-boosting drugs — which researchers at Huntsman Cancer Institute are helping test... Read more »

May 20, 2016

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UDOT rejects alternative to west Davis freeway extension

Utah Department of Transportation officials announced Friday that a proposed alternative to the West Davis Corridor freeway is no longer being considered. Read more »

May 20, 2016

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'Dirty soda' lawsuit calls shop's co-owners responsible for alleged trademark violations

In an increasingly dirty legal battle between dueling soda shops, Swig now names the owners and officers of its rival company, Sodalicious, as individual defendants in a federal lawsuit. Read more »

May 20, 2016

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National Science Foundation grant aims to curb Utah teacher shortage

The National Science Foundation awarded a $1 million grant to Utah Valley University this month in an effort to encourage more students to become science and math teachers. Read more »

May 20, 2016

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Pure joy: Special needs students vie for the gold

Gordy Averett heads for the finish line in the 50-meter dash during the annual Special Needs Sports Day at Herriman High School on Friday. Read more »

May 20, 2016

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Utah Supreme Court upholds ruling against PacifiCorp for trade secret dispute

The Utah Supreme Court upheld a ruling this week that the information regional power company PacifiCorp used constructing a Mona power plant included trade secrets. Read more »

May 20, 2016

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Former Utah Gov. Mike Leavitt advising Donald Trump's transition team

Former Utah Gov. Mike Leavitt is lending advice for Donald Trump's transition to the White House should the presumptive Republican presidential nominee win the presidency. Read more »

May 20, 2016

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Drug deal messages pop up on tablet parents gave child, police say

A boy who in foster care who received a computer tablet from his parents as a gift started receiving a lot of messages regarding drug deals shortly afterward, police say. Read more »

May 20, 2016

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Former Springville High student arrested for making online threats, police say

An 18-year-old man who police say took to social media asking people meet him at Springville High School with an AK-47 has been arrested for investigation of making a terroristic threat. Read more »

May 20, 2016

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Utah unemployment rate at 3.7 percent

Utah’s nonfarm payroll employment for April 2016 grew by an estimated 3.4 percent, adding 46,500 jobs to the economy as compared with April 2015. April’s seasonally adjusted... Read more »

May 20, 2016

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Reconstruction of Hill Field Road in Layton begins Monday

The Utah Department of Transportation advises motorists and local residents that work will be getting underway on Monday, May 23, on a project to repave Hill Field Road. Read more »

May 20, 2016

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Monte Cristo Highway opens Monday

The Utah Department of Transportation has announced state Road 39, the Monte Cristo Highway, will open to all traffic for the spring and summer season at noon on Monday, May 23. Read more »

May 20, 2016

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West Jordan announces summer construction projects

West Jordan crews will be busy this summer patching and paving the city’s roads. Read more »

May 20, 2016

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National Guard trains in Denver to respond to terror attack

National Guard units from Colorado, New Mexico and Utah will train in the Denver area over the next six days on how to respond to a terrorist attack. Read more »

May 20, 2016

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Zion National Park to hold public meetings on crowding

Officials at Zion National Park have scheduled a series of public meetings to discuss challenges facing the park as it continues to draw record numbers of visitors. Read more »

May 20, 2016

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Photos: Teachers' bike ride aims to educate others on improving air quality

Teachers at the Kauri Sue Hamilton School ride their bicycles through the halls of the Riverton school on Friday after biking from their homes in Salt Lake City, Kearns and Cottonwood Heights on... Read more »

May 20, 2016

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Riverton educator named Jordan District’s Teacher of the Year

Sanya Payne, a first-grade teacher at Riverton Elementary, has been named the Jordan School District’s 2016 Teacher of the Year. Read more »

May 20, 2016

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UDOT hopes weather stations will make I-80 safer for motorists

When high winds hit I-80 in Tooele County, the result is often dust storms and toppled trucks. Now the Utah Department of Transportation has a tool to help warn drivers about possible deadly winds. Read more »

May 20, 2016

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Salt Lake fire union treasurer resigns amid embezzlement investigation

The treasurer of the Salt Lake City Firefighters Union has resigned amid allegations that at least $37,000 in union funds were embezzled. Read more »

May 20, 2016

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Boaters must stop at Daniels Canyon point of entry

Boaters recently “discovered” a watercraft inspection station in Wasatch County the hard way: They were pulled over and ticketed for not stopping at the station. Read more »

May 20, 2016

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Polynesians refused service at Utah bar settle case

Two Polynesian men who sued a Salt Lake City bar where they said they were refused service because of their ethnicity have agreed to settle their lawsuit for about $2,500 each. Read more »

May 20, 2016

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Lawyers for victim in teacher sex case withdraw from lawsuit

Attorneys representing a teen and his parents in a federal lawsuit against the Davis School District for allegations that it failed to protect the boy from sex abuse by a teacher are withdrawing... Read more »

May 20, 2016

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Utah defends busting theater for serving booze at 'Deadpool'

Utah liquor authorities did not violate a movie theater's right to free speech when they filed a complaint against the business for serving drinks while showing "Deadpool," a film with nudity and... Read more »

May 20, 2016

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Rocky Mountain Power: Thousands on Wasatch Front without power

An outage affecting Salt Lake City, Magna and West Valley City left thousands without power Thursday night as the cause is still being investigated, according to Rocky Mountain Power. Read more »

May 19, 2016

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Charges: Group of 3 held man and woman hostage in Magna home during robbery

Charges were filed Thursday against three people accused of holding two victims hostage while robbing a Magna home earlier this year. Read more »

May 19, 2016

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How you can be trained to recognize signs of mental health crises and help

Free Mental Health First Aid classes help people recognize signs of mental health crises and learn the best way to help. The Speedy Foundation, created in memory of Olympian Jeret "Speedy" Peterson... Read more »

May 19, 2016

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Charges: Man set fire to sister's Salt Lake apartment, tried to block her inside

A Salt Lake man set his sister's apartment on fire and tried to block her in as it was burning, criminal charges filed Thursday allege. Read more »

May 19, 2016

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Salt Lake police: Hundreds of once-backlogged rape kits now submitted to crime lab

Hundreds of once-backlogged rape kits collected by the Salt Lake City Police Department all have been submitted to the Utah State Crime Lab, the agency reported this week. Read more »

May 19, 2016

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Exhibit highlights Utah contributions to genetic research

The Natural History Museum of Utah is opening its latest traveling exhibit, "Genome: Unlocking Life's Code." The exhibit also features ways Utah families have contributed to genetic research. Read more »

May 19, 2016

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Utah communities still among fastest-growing in country, Census estimates show

Several Utah communities, especially South Jordan, remain among the top in the country for population growth, according to estimates released Thursday by the U.S. Census Bureau. Read more »

May 19, 2016

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UTA taking threat to block funding 'seriously'

In the days since Salt Lake County leaders threatened to block $150 million in yearly tax revenue from the UTA if it doesn't reverse its decision to close its committee meetings, transit officials... Read more »

May 19, 2016

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Salt Lake police looking for 2 men in repeat robberies

Police are looking for help identifying two men accused of robbing the same market three times in two weeks. Read more »

May 19, 2016

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Idaho man accepts plea deal in Logan shootout with EMTs

An Idaho man who exchanged gunfire with EMTs after he crashed his car into a natural gas line in Logan has accepted a plea deal. Read more »

May 19, 2016

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Hundreds of Utah coal miners speak out on proposed federal reforms

Hundreds of coal miners sporting yellow T-shirts extolling the benefits of coal attended a daylong meeting at the Salt Palace Convention Center hosted by the Bureau of Land Management, urging the... Read more »

May 19, 2016

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Walking tour, barbecue Saturday in Murray

A walking tour of historic buildings in downtown Murray is set for 10: 30 a.m. Saturday. The tour will take approximately 90 minutes. Read more »

May 19, 2016

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UDOT to release preliminary results of S.R. 30 study

The Utah Department of Transportation will release the preliminary results of a corridor study of state Route 30 from Logan to Riverside during a series of meetings in late May and early June. Read more »

May 19, 2016

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Photos: Vehicle Day gives students a look at possible careers

Students at Bonneville Junior High School look inside a Jenkins-Soffe hearse during Vehicle Day at the Holladay school Thursday. Read more »

May 19, 2016

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Photos: Subway treats the needy to lunch

Dottie Anthony shares a Subway sandwich with her dog, Pearl, at the sandwich chain's annual Day of Giving at Pioneer Park in Salt Lake City on Thursday. Read more »

May 19, 2016

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Photos: Oh, let's go fly ... a drone

Gary Owens, left, flies a drone with the help of Jerry Bollinger during a new pilot experience workshop in Salt Lake City on Thursday. Read more »

May 19, 2016

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Democrats say county primary election voter letters favor GOP

Utah Democratic leaders say county letters informing unaffiliated voters about the upcoming primary election amount to a registration drive for the Republican Party. Read more »

May 19, 2016

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Utahns speaking out on pending Medicaid expansion plan

The public comment period has opened on a proposal to extend health care to up to 11,000 people who are living in chronic homelessness, in and out of the criminal justice system, or dealing with... Read more »

May 19, 2016

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Wife of Sandy man killed by police sues West Valley, Draper officers

The wife of a man killed by a West Valley police officer last year is suing him, the city and others involved in the fatal shooting. Read more »

May 19, 2016

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GOED announces nearly $2 million in incentives for rural businesses

The Governor’s Office of Economic Development announced Thursday that its board of directors recently approved eight rural Utah businesses for Rural Fast Track grants. Read more »

May 19, 2016

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