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Utah's attack on homelessness a model for the nation

Utah's homes for the homeless initiative, now in its ninth year, has attracted far-reaching and favorable attention because of its dramatic results. The concept of... Read more »

Feb. 23, 2013

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Nonprofits pitch lawmakers for funds for community detox, homeless overflow shelter upgrades

On Thursday, Bray asked the Utah Legislature's Social Services Appropriations Subcommittee to consider a state appropriation of $70,000 to help fund the improvements. Read more »

Feb. 21, 2013

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Hot-shooting Dons race past stumbling BYU Cougars

San Francisco blistered the nets, converting 9 of 10 second-half 3-point shots in a 60-point second half that buried the Cougars in their own gym, 99-87. Read more »

Feb. 10, 2013

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Video: Utah youth discuss bullying, legislative process, the rewards of curiosity

Youth city councils from throughout the state participated in the Utah League of Cities and Towns' Local Officials Day at the Legislature. Read more »

Feb. 4, 2013

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Volunteers span state to count homeless

Every year the State of Utah participates in a physical count of all homeless individuals across the state to determine how many people were homeless on a single... Read more »

Feb. 2, 2013

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Lawmaker's proposal: Hire a homeless person, receive a state tax credit

Utah employers who hire a homeless person could receive a corporate or individual income tax credit up to $2,000 under a legislative proposal by a state lawmaker. Read more »

Jan. 12, 2013

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