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The 'Dream' lives on: Utahns mark MLK speech but say there's more needs to be done

For Freddie Belle Phillips Cooper, participating Wednesday in a ceremony commemorating the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech... Read more »

Aug. 28, 2013

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Homeless Utahns receive direct help at Pioneer Park

Service providers reached out to homeless Utahns at Pioneer Park on Wednesday to let them know about resources available to them. Read more »

Aug. 21, 2013

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Food insecurity plagues single-parent families

A new Gallup report shows that one-third of single-parent households struggle to feed their families. Read more »

July 23, 2013

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Outreach helps homeless beat the heat

Volunteers of America, Fourth Street Clinic and others are helping the homeless beat the heat during recent spate of 100-degree temperatures. The nonprofits and Salt... Read more »

July 2, 2013

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Horizonte graduates make most of second chance

Graduates of the Horizonte Instruction and Training Center, a non-traditional high school, have moved past adversity to bright futures. Read more »

June 5, 2013

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Report: Medicaid expansion will cost taxpayers

A long-awaited report highlighting the costs and benefits of Medicaid expansion in Utah was released by the state's health department Thursday. Read more »

May 23, 2013

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