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River rafters discover wreckage of aircraft in Grand Canyon

A group of river rafters in search of old mining equipment on a hike at the Grand Canyon came across something unexpected during a recent trip: the wreckage of a small aircraft with bones scattered... Read more »

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5-year-old falls from third-floor apartment in West Valley City

A 5 year-old boy was hospitalized with a broken leg Tuesday night after falling from a third story window, fire officials said. Read more »

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The 10 best cities in America for job seekers and employees

Where in America has the best opportunity and pay as well as the happiest employees? Read more »

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Charges filed against South Jordan man in police standoff

Bryan Todd Lefevre faces criminal charges from a stand off with police, in which Lefevre hoped for 'suicide by cop ' on Sunday, May 17. Read more »

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Millions in upgrades to Utah Olympic Park to be completed in June

Training facilities at the Utah Olympic Park will soon complete an upgrade worth $5.1 million in combined donated funds. Read more »

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Larry H. Miller family pulls Tooele County property from prison relocation list

The list of sites under consideration for the new Utah State Prison has been narrowed down to four. Read more »

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New Salt Lake fire chief caught in political crossfire of mayoral race

Salt Lake City mayoral candidate and City Council Chairman Luke Garrott took a jab at Mayor Ralph Becker on Tuesday regarding his appointment of a new fire chief. Read more »

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Sandy man gets prison time in $1.5 million tax fraud case

A Sandy man was sentenced to prison for two years in Salt Lake City's U.S. District Court on Wednesday for tax crimes totaling $1.5 million. Read more »

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Photos: Salt Lake Valley receives more rain

The Wasatch Front received rain on Tuesday as temperatures were in the low 70s. The rest of the week is expected to be dry, with temperatures reaching the 80s this weekend, according to KSL weather. Read more »

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New campaign targets parents who give alcohol to teens

High school graduations are in full swing this week and Utah County Sheriff Jim Tracy Tuesday says he has a seat reserved for any adult who provides alcohol to a teenager. Read more »

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UDOT approves 80 mph limits on more Utah interstates

In September 2013, UDOT raised the speed limit to 80 mph on most Utah rural interstates. Now, UDOT will raise the limit on the rest of those rural roadways. In December, UDOT raised the speed... Read more »

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A mountain submarine? What the heck?

It may sound a bit off-the-wall, but a museum in Colorado has a submarine on exhibit. It was found in 1944 on the bottom of a lake high in the Colorado Rockies. Read more »

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Rock beats knife in street confrontation

A would-be robber wielding a knife was chased off by a man with a rock, according to police. Read more »

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Utah may be losing out on alcohol tax revenue, state audit shows

The Utah Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control's failure to check the accuracy of sales reports from some liquor outlets could result in the loss of tax revenue to the state, a new audit shows. Read more »

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11 employees honored by Davis School District

Davis School District has honored 11 employees with CARE Awards. CARE stands for Celebrate Achievement, Reward Excellence. Read more »

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Facebook user data sought in Vernal police investigation of offensive posts

Police have asked Facebook to help them identify a group of people who investigators believe used bogus screen names in April to post offensive content on a Facebook yard sale page. Read more »

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Consumer confidence in Utah economy rising

The Zions Bank Utah Consumer Attitude Index increased 5.8 points to 111.4 in May. The national Consumer Confidence Index increased 1.1 points from April to May and currently sits at 95.4 points. Read more »

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South Jordan gets new ZIP code

The U.S. Postal Service has announced the addition of a new ZIP code in South Jordan that will take effect July 1 and affect 8,200 delivery addresses. Read more »

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Uganda official to speak at UVU

Musa Francis Ecweru, Uganda state minister for relief, disaster preparedness and refugees, will speak at Utah Valley University next week. Read more »

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PacSun pulls T-shirt from shelves after public backlash

The retail store PacSun pulled a T-Shirt depicting a black and white American Flag turned upside down after receiving significant backlash. Read more »

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Dinosaur quarry to offer public tours

Free guided tours will be available at the Hanksville-Burpee Dinosaur Quarry in Wayne County. Read more »

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Judge orders inventory of Richfield area off-highway vehicle routes

The Bureau of Land Management has been ordered to conduct a phased inventory of the off-road highway vehicle routes in the Richfield planning area that covers 1.9 million acres. The agency must... Read more »

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Sunset man charged in Beats headphones scheme

A man who prosecutors say was stealing Beats by Dre headphones, selling them, and then making double the money by returning the empty box to the store has been charged. Read more »

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Utah Attorney General's office moves to dismiss lawsuit filed in teacher sex abuse case

The Utah Attorney General's office has called for the dismissal of a lawsuit against the Davis County School District by the family of a student who was sexually abused by a teacher, arguing that... Read more »

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7 middle school students expected to be OK after ingesting pills at school

A group of Helper Middle School students who received medical care after ingesting prescription pills that a classmate brought to school are expected to make full recoveries, according to police. Read more »

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