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Man found dead in the road in Avenues area

Salt Lake City police were investigating whether the death of a man found in the middle of a street was drug-related. Read more »

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Fire prompts evacuations in Cottonwood Heights.

A fire in Cottonwood Heights has prompted police to evacuate several streets. Read more »

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3 issues that will undoubtedly affect Utah County business in 2016

On Sept. 16, 2015, some of Utah Valley’s most influential business and community leaders will gather together to discuss some of the most important issues currently facing the valley. Read more »

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West Valley hosts National Night Out Against Crime celebration

Zachary Felt has his photo taken during West Valley City's National Night Out Against Crime celebration Monday, Aug. 31, 2015, at the Utah Cultural Celebration Center. Read more »

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Does coal have a future in Utah? Should it?

Even in the face of mounting pressures over mining and coal-fired power plants, Utah's coal industry is looking to stay in business through planned mine expansions and a possible shipping port for... Read more »

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Opponents of coal production say there is a better way

There's been a steady march to closure for the nation's coal-fired power plants, which raises questions about coal as a source of energy going into the future. Utah has not escaped its own... Read more »

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Educators expected successes in second year of SAGE

Overall improvement in proficiency rates on standardized tests from 2014 was something educators expected to see, but some of the numbers are showing surprisingly rapid trends of improvement... Read more »

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Popular Provo teacher imprisoned for 'heinous' sexual grooming of student

A favorite Provo High teacher and athletic trainer was sentenced to at least eight years and up to life in prison for what a judge called a "calculated" effort to groom and sexually abuse a teenage... Read more »

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Hostage standoff in West Valley City ends peacefully

A more than five-hour standoff and hostage situation in West Valley ended peacefully Monday. Read more »

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Utah Schools for the Deaf and Blind to build new campus

Earlier this week the Utah Schools for the Deaf and Blind announced construction of a new school site located at 1655 East 3300 South. Read more »

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Bluffdale to hold public meeting for new parks plan

Bluffdale will hold a public meeting to discuss a new master plan for the city’s parks and recreation department. Read more »

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New clinic gives hero dog a year of free care

Andrea Howard just opened the doors of her very own veterinarian’s office, but perhaps no one is more excited than one special patient. Read more »

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Security guard fires shot inside West Valley driver license office

A confrontation between a security guard and another man inside a state Driver License Division office resulted in a shot from the security guard's gun being fired. Read more »

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Admission Safe House will serve those with immediate mental health needs

The Utah State Developmental Center has broken ground on a new building, the Admission Safe House, which will serve and support people with intellectual disabilities who have immediate, complex or... Read more »

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Closed portion of trail in Dinosaur reopens after rock slide

A section of Jones Hole Creek in Dinosaur National Monument that remained closed after a 2013 rock slide has reopened to the public. Visitors can again access the entire length of the creek... Read more »

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Fire causes $100,000 in damage to machinery in Ogden

A structure fire in Ogden early Monday caused an estimated $100,000 in damage. Read more »

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Pelican Beach trailhead closed for construction

Crews have begun performing work on the Pelican Beach trailhead on the east side of Pineview Reservoir. The trailhead will be closed. Read more »

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Midway man takes plea deal in commercial terrorism case

A Wasatch County man who was once a candidate for Congress and an aide to the former governor of Missouri has pleaded no contest to two misdemeanors in a case filed under Utah's commercial... Read more »

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Students see 'great growth' in second year of SAGE assessment

While most students in Utah are still performing below what's now considered proficient, this year's SAGE results are giving education leaders cause to smile. Read more »

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Utah's top 25 schools in each subject based on SAGE results

We've compiled a list of the top 25 best high schools, junior high/middle/intermediate schools and elementary schools. Read more »

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Body of missing Colorado man last spotted in Salt Lake in 2012 found in Nevada

The body of a Colorado man who went missing three years ago while riding an Amtrak train home has been found in Nevada, authorities said Sunday. He was last seen getting off a train in Salt Lake City. Read more »

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Woman hospitalized after lightning strikes family picnic in Lehi

A woman on a picnic with her family in Lehi was hospitalized Sunday after lightning struck a nearby tree. Read more »

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Family of man killed by Spanish Fork police say they had no options to save him

Family members of a man shot and killed by a Spanish Fork police officer say they were faced with a dangerous ultimatum when he threatened suicide: Do nothing and risk him harming himself, or call... Read more »

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About Utah: He walked around the lake — in 17 years

In 1998, Rick Porter set out to circumnavigate the Great Salt Lake. In 2015, he finally finished. Read more »

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2 Duchesne County men die in Grand County rollover

Two Duchesne County men were killed Sunday in a one-car rollover on I-70. Read more »

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