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Governor calls for investment in Utah's next 'greatest generation'

Gov. Gary Herbert urged investment in what he called Utah's next "greatest generation" in his State of the State speech Wednesday night by addressing needs including education, transportation and... Read more »

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Magna man facing felony charges after hoax bomb vest scare

A man arrested in an intense police operation after he allegedly robbed a bank while wearing a fake explosive vest now faces felony charges. Read more »

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Charges filed against man in Salt Lake bomb hoax

Criminal charges were filed Wednesday against a man who investigators say purported to be wearing a bomb when he robbed a bank and then forced a two-block area of Salt Lake City to be evacuated for... Read more »

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'Life-changing' program for families battles poverty

The next step for addressing intergenerational poverty in Utah will be an educational initiative, says Sen. Aaron Osmond Read more »

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Unmasked: How the dynamic duo behind Salt Lake Comic Con started it all

In three years, the mild-mannered founders of Salt Lake Comic Con have become kings of Utah geekdom through their hit comic book and pop culture events and the successful business behind it. Read more »

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Man carrying hammer, blade attacks West Valley man in yard, police say

A 68-year-old man was attacked, possibly at random, by a man who was carrying a hammer and a blade, according to West Valley police. Read more »

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Failed resort embittered friends, Marc Jenson says of conflicting testimonies

Even as Marc Sessions Jenson was establishing an office and marketing exclusive memberships for proposed ski and golf resort, there was evidence of problems with a major investor. Read more »

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Bill seeks to set rules on formation of new school districts

A bill that seeks to set rules on how new school districts can be formed sparked a lengthy debate as it was presented Wednesday to the House Education Committee. Read more »

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Technology would help teachers give faster feedback to students, lawmakers say

Legislators unanimously recommended a bill for House approval Wednesday that would avail English and writing teachers of computer programs to help them give more timely feedback on their students'... Read more »

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Study: Utah's decaying local roads require more funding

City and county officials convened Wednesday to discuss the findings of a new study that shows a drastic need for more local road funding across Utah. Read more »

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Study: Insurers may using drug costs to discriminate under federal health law

Insurance companies, perhaps more than previously thought, may be charging the sickest patients extra for drugs under the federal health law, in an effort to discourage them from choosing certain... Read more »

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Justice Sotomayor holds court in student section as U. keynote speaker

Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor's address to students at the University of Utah Wednesday will likely be remembered for her insights on life and the law, but also because she was in the... Read more »

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House speaker says anti-discrimination, religious liberty won't be fast-tracked

House Speaker Greg Hughes, R-Draper, said Wednesday he doesn't expect lawmakers to move quickly on protections for both the state's LGBT and religious communities. Read more »

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Local foundation funds health workers fighting Ebola

The Sorenson Legacy Foundation has given $1.5 million to help international health organizations battle Ebola in West Africa. Read more »

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Ex-Davis jailer charged with custodial sexual relations

A former corrections officer at the Davis County Jail has been charged with custodial sexual relations involving an incident with an inmate. Read more »

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Provo police hold first meeting with Citizens Advisory Board

The Provo Police Department held its first Citizen Advisory Board meeting Tuesday, with the hope it will lead to better public trust and transparency. Read more »

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Legislative committee looks at changes for higher ed capital funding

Lawmakers are considering changes to the way they fund the operation and maintenance of higher education buildings after an audit released last month showed a lack of funding transparency. Read more »

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5600 West road widening project begins in West Jordan

Utility work is underway on 5600 West in West Jordan in preparation for the road to be reconstructed and widened from 6200 South to 7000 South. Read more »

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Woods Cross to usher in new water treatment plant

The public is invited to tour and attend the ribbon-cutting event of the Woods Cross' new water treatment plant, which was built to remove the PCE (tetrachloroethene) contaminate from groundwater... Read more »

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Governor's Office of Economic Development names new managing director

The Governor’s Office of Economic Development has announced the appointment of Benjamin Hart as the new managing director for urban and rural business services. Read more »

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Free bass fishing workshop offered

The state Division of Wildlife Resources is offering a free workshop about fishing for largemouth bass and smallmouth bass in Utah. Read more »

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Holladay offering residents vouchers for trees

Holladay and its tree committee are starting the Holladay Street Tree program. The city will help homeowners place new trees in your residential landscapes' right-of-way areas. Read more »

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West Jordan woman admits using names of dead people to file tax returns

A West Jordan woman has been convicted in federal court of filing tax returns under the names of dead people. Read more »

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Sandy water main breaks divert traffic

Crews worked Wednesday to repair an 8-inch water main break that snarled traffic and buckled a road in Sandy. Read more »

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Is the Internet making you think you're seriously ill?

Dr. Pippett discusses the do's and don'ts of researching illness symptoms online. Read more »

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