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Utah mother who left 11-month-old in hot car won't face charges in girl's death

A mother who left her 11-month-old baby in a hot car had a "lapse of awareness" and won't be charged in the death of her daughter, the Washington County attorney said. Read more »

Aug. 27, 2014

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What age should children get their eyes examined?

Dr. Colleen Schubach from University of Utah Health Care discusses when children should get eye exams. Read more »

Aug. 27, 2014

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Newborn found in trash can brings call for help

A newborn baby was in critical condition Tuesday after being found in a garbage can in Kearns. Read more »

Aug. 27, 2014

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Parents say daughter didn't understand her actions when she put baby in trash

The distraught parents of a Kearns woman accused of disposing of her newborn daughter in a trash can say their daughter has "special needs" and didn't understand what she was doing. Read more »

Aug. 27, 2014

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Food stamp users can double benefits at Downtown Farmers Market

Food stamp users can match their benefits up to $10 at the Downtown Farmers Market. Officials say the match, made possible through a grant, encourages consumption of fresh produce and supports... Read more »

Aug. 27, 2014

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Construction underway on U.S. 6 bridge

The Utah Department of Transportation has begun repair work for a bridge on U.S. 6 near the mouth of Spanish Fork Canyon. Read more »

Aug. 27, 2014

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Where to see dinosaurs in Utah

Dinosaurs went extinct 65 million years ago, but bones and other evidence of their existence are still around today. Utah is a great place to find dinosaurs, whether that place is a museum or a... Read more »

Aug. 27, 2014

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Parents upset after son with special needs is returned 3 hours late

The Davis School District is apologizing over an error that led to some children with special needs being returned home hours late on Monday. One family said Tuesday it has happened to them before. Read more »

Aug. 27, 2014

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3 businesses damaged in West Jordan fire

Three industrial business in West Jordan suffered damages in a two-alarm fire Wednesday. Read more »

Aug. 27, 2014

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Consumer confidence continues to rise in Utah

The Zions Bank Utah Consumer Attitude Index increased 2.0 points to 106.9 from July to August as Utahns continue feeling confident about business conditions and employment. The national Consumer... Read more »

Aug. 27, 2014

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DABC struggles with law allowing liquor license sales

State alcohol regulators are grappling with the first applications under a new law that allows liquor licenses to be bought and sold on the open market. Read more »

Aug. 26, 2014

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Herriman toddler in good condition following fall from second-story window

A 3-year-old girl was in good condition Tuesday night following a fall from a second-story window in Herriman. Read more »

Aug. 26, 2014

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Outbreak of illness linked to Weber County dairy farm, health officials say

The Utah Department of Health is warning people about drinking raw milk after 45 people became ill after consuming raw or unpasteurized milk products from a Weber County dairy. Read more »

Aug. 26, 2014

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Woman accused of leaving young son outside bar while she had a drink

A woman who police say left her 5-year-old son unattended outside a club while she went in to have a drink was charged Tuesday. Read more »

Aug. 26, 2014

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Salt Lake Chamber honors business leaders, chamber contributors

The Salt Lake Chamber recognized area business leaders and companies Tuesday in a tribute to past, present and future contributions to the state. Read more »

Aug. 26, 2014

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Former Utah Guardsman defrauded government of $28K, prosecutors say

A former reservist accused of acquiring $28,000 in fraudulent bonuses through the Utah Army National Guard appeared in U.S. District Court for the first time Tuesday. Read more »

Aug. 26, 2014

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Students bike to collect butterflies in a hands-on learning technique

Summer has not ended for eighth-graders at the Salt Lake Center for Science Education who will be learning about the life cycle of the monarch butterfly in a unique way. Read more »

Aug. 26, 2014

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Timpanogos Storytelling Festival celebrates 25th year of stories and laughter

Karen Ashton is thrilled but not really surprised that the Timpanogos Storytelling Festival is celebrating its 25th year, is financially sound and is regarded by story lovers and storytellers as... Read more »

Aug. 26, 2014

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Utah celebrates big conservation success story with tiny fish

In a rare victory, Utah wildlife officials are celebrating a decision by the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service that credits the success of state-led efforts to protect the tiny least chub, which decades... Read more »

Aug. 26, 2014

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Man arrested in connection with baby's death

Police arrested Adam Joseph Barney, 23, in connection with the death of his girlfriend's 14-month-old baby. Read more »

Aug. 26, 2014

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Audit reveals major concerns about UTA operating procedures

A review of policies and practices at the state’s largest mass transit agency shows numerous instances of questionable business practices, including a “sweetheart deal” in which a... Read more »

Aug. 26, 2014

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Lawmaker's proposal would offer free tuition if student can't finish degree in 8 semesters

Sen. Stephen Urquhart, R-St. George, is working on legislation to create individual graduation maps for students that offer tuition incentives for graduating in four years. Read more »

Aug. 26, 2014

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Paul Mero steps down as head of Sutherland Institute

Paul Mero is out as the head of the Sutherland Institute after being asked to step down by the conservative think tank's board. Mero had served as the institute's chief executive officer for 14 years. Read more »

Aug. 26, 2014

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Man arrested in Saratoga Springs domestic violence case

A man who police say went on a drug binge and beat his wife for several days, causing serious injuries, was arrested Monday. Read more »

Aug. 26, 2014

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Utah board approves winery in polygamous town of Hildale

The Utah Alcoholic Beverage Control Commission approved a winemaking license Tuesday for Vintage Reserve Estates in the polygamous southern Utah town of Hildale. Read more »

Aug. 26, 2014

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