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Police make arrest in death of 59-year-old Taylorsville woman

Salt Lake County Sheriff Jim Winder said it was "good police work" that led police to a suspect in the death of 59-year-old Margaret Steffey, just hours before the 18-year-old was to board a plane... Read more »

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Students test interactive experiences ahead of the Museum of Natural Curiosity's opening

Slide into pitch blackness. Pedal harder to make the trains go faster. Walk across a swinging rope bridge. Stand with winds of up to 85 mph blowing your hair. Then go check out the other 397 things... Read more »

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Salt Lake City's inversion problem could mean bad news for business

In recent years, Salt Lake City has attracted positive attention for having an environment conducive to start-up businesses and career growth. But that could change if the city can’t keep... Read more »

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Photo gallery: Dogs have their day

Dogs of all sizes enjoyed the opening of a new canine recreation center on Saturday in Salt Lake City. Read more »

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Photo gallery: Thanksgiving Point Tulip Festival begins

The annual Thanksgiving Point Tulip Festival began Friday and runs through May 3. Read more »

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Idaho, Wyoming watching Utah's Medicaid expansion efforts

Gov. Gary Herbert's proposed alternative to Medicaid expansion is getting some attention from neighboring states that initially rejected the coverage available under President Barack Obama's health... Read more »

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Easter: A time of renewal and unity

Local Christian congregations meet together in celebration of Jesus Christ. Read more »

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Utah veteran gets ultimate invitation to ride with President George W. Bush

A Utah veteran who fought two tours in Iraq and came home with serious physical and mental battle wounds will take part in a prestigious three-day bike ride. Read more »

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15 nonprofit centers offer support for Utah parents, kids in times of crisis

K.C. Mulcare readily admits that being a parent is the hardest, but most rewarding job she's ever had. The Family Support Center of the Uintah Basin is helping to make her life a little bit easier,... Read more »

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Police: Toddler wounded by sibling in accidental Wellsville shooting

A two-year-old boy was in critical condition after an accidental shooting Friday evening in Wellsville. Read more »

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Western states to feds: Turn over public lands

A public lands summit at the Utah State Capitol drew top legislative leaders from eight Western states who are trying map out a plan to gain control of certain federal lands within their borders.... Read more »

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Christians find "wonder and hope" on Good Friday

Christians commemorate Good Friday through stations and processions of the cross, Passion services and Good Friday Liturgies. Read more »

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Ride-sharing business launches despite warnings from Salt Lake City

Lyft, a new ride-sharing service that links people through a cellphone app, has begun in Salt Lake City. But city leaders warn that the service is operating illegally. Read more »

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Sierra Club labels Utah oil shale, tar sands region great 'climate disrupter'

A report by the Sierra Club singled out four regions in the United States, including part of Utah, that have the potential to be great "climate disrupters" for new emissions of carbon dioxide. The... Read more »

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Utah wind power poised to increase

Development of Utah's wind resources is still in its infancy, but new projects in Millard and San Juan counties are being coaxed to fruition because of agreements inked with Rocky Mountain Power.... Read more »

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Crowds to flock to Salt Lake City this weekend

Thousands and thousands of people are expected to come to Salt Lake City to attend several events this weekend, and that means drivers should prepare for some temporary road closures and detours. Read more »

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Davis jail stops charging inmates rent after judge's ruling, but others still do

As Davis County sheriff's officials wait to see how their Pay for Stay dilemma at the jail plays out, other adult detention facilities in Utah are going about their business as usual. Read more »

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$117M south Davis freeway project now underway

South Davis County motorists will have to deal with the pain of orange barrels and lane restrictions for the foreseeable future before realizing the pleasure of expanded highway driving sometime... Read more »

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'Star Trek: The Next Generation' cast reunites for Comic Con event; Capt. Picard on his way

Prominent cast members from "Star Trek: The Next Generation" took the stage for a special event at Salt Lake Comic Con FanXperience Thursday night. News broke at the conclusion of the event that... Read more »

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M-16 rifle missing for 8 years found in deputy's home

A yearlong investigation into a missing M-16 rifle from the Davis County Sheriff's Office has led investigators to the home gun safe of a deputy who apparently forgot he had it. Read more »

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Emergency prep fair slated for Davis communities

Fruit Heights City will be hosting a Tri-City Emergency Preparedness Fair for residents of Farmington, Kaysville and Fruit Heights. Read more »

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1100 North in North Salt Lake to undergo reconstruction

The section of 1100 North from Redwood Road to the railroad tracks on 80 East will be reconstructed this summer. Read more »

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Utah jobless rate up slightly at 4.1 percent

Utah’s unemployment rate for March is at 4.1 percent. Officials say 35,800 jobs have been added to the Utah economy since March of 2013. Read more »

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Rocky Mountain Power offers income-based discount

Rocky Mountain Power offers a monthly bill discount to its residential customers who meet specific income guidelines. Read more »

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Environmental agency does Earth Day, launches new blog

How are you planning to celebrate Earth Day and what are you doing to make the planet a better place? The Utah Department of Environmental Quality has been doing the "12 days of Earth Day" and has... Read more »

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