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Question of who shot Lee Mart clerk remains as third man is charged

Murder charges were filed Wednesday against a third suspect in the shooting death of a longtime and beloved clerk at the Lee Mart convenience store. Read more »

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Grunwald testifies threats kept her with her boyfriend after he shot police

Meagan Grunwald testified Wednesday she was caught in a nightmare she didn't think she would survive when she accompanied her boyfriend on crime spree that killed one police officer and wounded... Read more »

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Photos: Wasatch Front sees heavy rain, fits of hail

North Salt Lake crews look over detention ponds as they are filled after heavy rain Wednesday. Read more »

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84-year-old man killed in rollover

An 84-year-old man was killed in a vehicle rollover Wednesday afternoon, Unified police said. Read more »

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Lawmaker pushing for prison to stay in Draper

The state lawmaker who is trying to help those who oppose moving the Utah State Prison from Draper launch a referendum said he's putting together a proposal for building a new facility on-site. Read more »

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Letter carriers need Utahns' help to 'Stamp Out Hunger'

Postal carriers hope to collect more than 660,000 pounds of food in Utah during the 23rd annual Stamp Out Hunger food drive Saturday. Utahns are asked to leave a bag or box of food on their... Read more »

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S.L. City Council weighs in on mayor's housing, earthquake preparedness budget proposals

Two priorities surfaced in Mayor Ralph Becker's proposed 2015-16 budget unveiled Tuesday night: more affordable housing for low-income residents, and increased funding to mitigate dangerous... Read more »

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FrontRunner delayed after suspicious package causes evacuations

A FrontRunner train and platform were briefly evacuated Wednesday evening after a passenger reported finding a suspicious package in the train's bathroom. Read more »

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Mayor honors 90-year-old Utah WWII vet as he revisits war sites in France

World War II veteran Sgt. Robert Ord, 90, returned home to Magna Wednesday following a 10-day trip through Germany and France. A mayor in France honored him with a medal and his family gave him the... Read more »

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Utah water outlook warns of pending shortages; most snowpack is gone

The latest report detailing Utah's water outlook paints a bleak picture, observing that 70 percent of snow measurement sites in the state were barren by May 1 and runoff will be between 20 percent... Read more »

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Salt Lake Community College appoints new provost

Clifton Sanders has accepted the position of provost of Academic Affairs at Salt Lake Community College. Read more »

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Rock Springs, Saratoga ponder closure of nursing homes

A Utah company is closing a Rock Springs nursing home and staff and residents at another home the company operates in Saratoga are bracing for similar news. Read more »

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Records: Idaho man acknowledged killing police officer

An Idaho man told investigators he used a 9mm Glock handgun hidden in his coat pocket to shoot and kill an Idaho police officer because he feared the officer would find the weapon, according to... Read more »

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One man's two wheeled fight against cancer

It doesn't exactly sound like a ringing endorsement for Jeff Warren's favorite sport: "Cycling is a lot like cancer," said Warren, who was diagnosed with stage IV head and neck cancer the day... Read more »

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STEM Innovation Awards announced

The STEM Action Center recently gave out its first STEM Innovation Awards in partnership with the Utah Technology Council. Read more »

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Pleasant Grove firefighters hosting pancake breakfast

The Pleasant Grove City Fire Department will host its 55th annual pancake breakfast. Read more »

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Grand Canyon National Park's North Rim to open May 15

The Arizona Department of Transportation will open Arizona state Route 67 to the North Rim of Grand Canyon National Park on Friday, May 15. Read more »

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Sandy hosting Water Week garden fair

Sandy will host its annual Water Week Fair this week to help residents learn how to conserve water. Read more »

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Photos: Students show their drive in auto skills competition

Utah high school students got into gear on Wednesday at the Ford/AAA Student Auto Skills Competition, which fosters students’ interest in the automotive industry through a nationwide... Read more »

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St. George girl safe after alleged attempted kidnapping

A St. George mother says her worst nightmare "hit way too close to home" Tuesday. Read more »

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Bear spotted near Jeremy Ranch; residents asked to take precautions

Homeowners near Jeremy Ranch are taking extra precautions after neighbors spotted a wandering bear. Read more »

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2 fugitives arrested thanks to alert late-night Wal-Mart shopper

An alert woman shopping at Wal-Mart late Tuesday helped police arrest two fugitives from Washington who had been on the run for over week. Read more »

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Community honors Idaho officer fatally shot on patrol

Hundreds of people gathered at a candlelight vigil for a veteran police officer who was shot and killed while patrolling a northern Idaho neighborhood, some traveling from out of state and others... Read more »

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After finding a vehicle they believe to be used by Washington fugitives, police find the duo in Springville

Nephi police believe they have located the vehicle used by two Washington state sex offenders who are wanted parolees. Read more »

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Officers used Taser, bean bag rounds before shooting Roosevelt man, investigators say

Officers negotiated with an armed man for nearly 50 minutes Sunday, and then used a Taser and special "less-than-lethal" shotgun rounds to try to subdue him before a Roosevelt police officer shot... Read more »

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