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American Fork enacts water conservation measures

Residents of American Fork will have to be careful what day they water their lawn. The city is imposing water conservation measures to ensure the community has enough water to get through the summer. Read more »

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U. faculty members receive innovation award

The University of Utah announced the winners of the fourth annual Distinguished Innovation and Impact Award. Read more »

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Free dirt available for Kaysville residents

KAYSVILLE — Excess dirt from the city's cemetery is available occasionally for city residents. The consistency of the dirt is clay. Loads are delivered during normal busines hours Monday through Friday. Residents must... Read more »

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Hunter education instructors needed

Volunteers are welcome at upcoming Hunter Education instructor training sessions in Clinton and Lehi. Read more »

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Utah Valley Chamber sponsoring Education Forum

The Utah Valley Chamber of Commerce will sponsor an Education Forum in conjunction with its regular Friday Forum. Read more »

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Father, son accused of aiding man charged with rape of Price teen

A father and son from Price have been charged as accomplices in a child rape case after police said they admitted to giving the accused rapist a place to have sex with a 13-year-old girl and did... Read more »

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Hale Centre Theatre West Valley announces 2015 season

Hales Centre Theatre West Valley announced its 2015 season, which includes "Disney's The Little Mermaid," "Ghost the Musical," "Big Fish,""Is He Dead?" and, of course, "A Christmas Carol." This... Read more »

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Orem company finds worldwide success by blending music, social media

One young Utah County company has found a unique way to balance social media and music as a means of promoting aspiring artists. Read more »

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Forest Service encourages public to submit project proposals

SOUTH JORDAN — The Forest Service is inviting the public to propose projects designed to improve Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest lands and the economies of local counties. The Forest Service is requesting project... Read more »

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Vernal man charged with making false sexual assault claim

A Vernal man is facing three misdemeanor charges after police say they determined that he lied about being sexually assault. Read more »

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Caretaker arrested for allegedly stealing from elderly woman

A woman hired to be a caretaker for an elderly woman who has dementia has been arrested for allegedly stealing money from the woman. Read more »

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Police help rescue family from burning home

West Valley City police officers rescued 10 people from a house fire in Kearns on Wednesday morning. Read more »

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Mayor wants Hale Center Theatre in South Jordan

South Jordan Mayor David Alvord announced Wednesday that city officials have once again begun discussions with the Hale Center Theatre, which is considering expanding to what is now Mulligans Golf... Read more »

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Gas explosion forces Wyoming town to evacuate

An explosion at a Williams gas plant caused the small town of Opal, Wyo., about 67 miles east of Utah, to evacuate. Read more »

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Transcript gives glimpse into deadly courtroom shooting

Siale Angilua wasn't in a good mood when his trial started in federal court Monday morning, according to court transcript. Read more »

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Department of Workforce Services announces customer service job event

Job seekers interested in customer service can connect with potential employers at the first Utah job fair specifically targeting that growing industry. Read more »

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'Bachelorette' contestant, BYU graduate dies in paragliding accident

Eric Hill, a 32-year-old BYU graduate and Salt Lake City resident, died Wednesday as a result of injuries sustained in a paragliding accident on Easter Sunday, according to WetPaint.com. Read more »

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Student competition takes historical look at rights and responsibilities

About 285 students from sixth through 12th grades participated in the Utah History Day competition Wednesday at Thanksgiving Point. Read more »

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Student hides gun at Price junior high school, police say

Mont Harmon Junior High School in Price was on lockdown Wednesday after a student showed a gun to a fellow student and hid it on campus, police say. Read more »

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Salt Lake County Jail temporarily stops charging inmates

The Salt Lake County Jail has temporarily stopped its Pay for Stay program. Read more »

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Could Salt Lake City host Democratic National Convention?

The short list of cities to host the 2016 Democratic National Convention includes the capital of one of the most Republican states in the nation: Utah. Read more »

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$5,000 reward offered in Provo arson cases

The mayor of Provo is calling on residents to help investigators solve a string of arsons in recent weeks. A $5,000 reward has been offered for information that leads to an arrest and conviction in... Read more »

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Gangs still prevalent in Utah with members as young as 5, police say

A gang member as young as 5 years old? Police say youths still to join gangs in Utah. There are more than 200 documented gangs in the Salt Lake Valley. Read more »

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GOP, Democrats holding state conventions Saturday

Utah Republicans and Democrats are gathering Saturday for their annual conventions, but it's not the candidates competing for party nominations who are attracting attention. Read more »

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'War Horse' puppeteers ready for show to begin

Joey, a puppet horse from the play "War Horse," was prancing about the sidewalk in near the Capitol Theatre on Wednesday. Read more »

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