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Volunteer chaplain prays for, with dying patients, families

Volunteers at Intermountain Medical Center gave 35,600 hours of their time in 2014, including providing spiritual care in a patient's time of need. Read more »

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Getting ready to respond to an act of terrorism

The Utah Transit Authority held the first of a two-day Terrorism Drill Sunday as Woods Cross Transit agency teams with medical, police, fire and other emergency responders practice techniques in... Read more »

11 hours ago

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Hikers enjoy secluded, yet close-to-home Bell Canyon

Hikers enjoyed the trails and water Sunday in Bell Canyon. Read more »

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Hiker pulled from Bell Canyon after fall

A female hiker was airlifted from Bell Canyon after falling 25 feet from a waterfall Sunday. Read more »

12 hours ago

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Roosevelt police shoot, kill man wielding handgun near hospital

Police shot and killed a man Sunday that they say was wiedling a handgun and acting erratically near the Uintah Basin Medical Center. Read more »

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Pedestrian killed after being hit by car on freeway

One man was killed after being hit by a car on I-215 Sunday morning Read more »

14 hours ago

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Doug Robinson: Midvale Mayor JoAnn Seghini still going strong at 77

JoAnn Seghini has served as a city councilwoman and mayor in her hometown since 1986. Read more »

15 hours ago

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Women innovators leading by example

Utah is home to some of the most innovative, entrepreneurial minds in the country, and today more of those creative thinkers are women. Some particularly brilliant Utah women have become examples... Read more »

16 hours ago

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LDS artist J. Kirk Richards says leaps of faith, prayer helped him find success

It’s taken more than a decade of leaps of faith, frugal living, earnest prayer and hard work, but things are working out for artist J. Kirk Richards. Read more »

17 hours ago

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Tanker rollover spills diesel fuel on Wayne County highway

A tanker truck carrying 10,000 gallons of diesel fuel rolled on state Route 24 on Sunday morning, spilling fuel on the highway. Read more »

17 hours ago

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Pleasant Grove homeowner shoot, kills man in home invasion, police say

A homeowner shot and killed a man trying to break into his house Sunday morning, police said. Read more »

17 hours ago

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Report highlights earth-shattering increases in central U.S. seismic hazards

A new analysis by the U.S. Geological Survey examines the increased rates of seismic activity in eight central U.S. states. It found that man-induced, ground-shaking events are in many cases linked... Read more »

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Police identify man fatally shot in Ogden

Police identified the man fatally shot in Ogden as Francisco Lopez, 18, of Ogden. Read more »

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Who should pay? City, developer, residents at 'stalemate'

Almost everything in North Salt Lake hasn't changed since last year's landslide, including a debate that continues between the city, the developer and residents of how to proceed with a remediation... Read more »

yesterday

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One man dead after attempted carjacking in Orem

A 27-year-old man was fatally wounded in the parking lot of an Orem grocery store Saturday morning when he was shot by a man with concealed weapons permit who was attempting to stop the man from... Read more »

yesterday

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Photos: Utah Masonic temples opened to public

SALT LAKE CITY — The Grand Lodge Free and Accepted Masons of Utah held free open house tours at temples across the state on Saturday. The event allowed the public to view and learn about the... Read more »

yesterday

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Lutheran, LDS leaders forge common ground during Lutheran's regional meeting

The Rev. James Gonia, Bishop of the Rocky Mountain Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, and Elder Von G. Keetch of the LDS Church's First Quorum of the Seventy found common ground... Read more »

yesterday

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Photos: Hands-on learning about Utah's past

SALT LAKE CITY — Parents and children enjoyed the kick-off to Archaeology and Preservation Month at Salt Lake Community College's south campus Saturday, learning about the state's... Read more »

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Governor, legislators leave 'baggage' behind in Medicaid expansion

Gov. Gary Herbert's announcement that he and legislative leaders "agreed to start over" on Medicaid expansion is apparently more about politics than policy. Read more »

yesterday

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Proposed trade legislation could boost Utah exports, Hatch says

A hotly debated bill that would presumably open up trade for domestic producers, including many Utah businesses, may be gaining traction in Congress. If approved, the Trade Promotion Authority... Read more »

yesterday

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Two assaults cause facility at Utah State Prison to lock down

Officials put the Uinta Facility at the Utah State Prison on lockdown after two separate assaults. Read more »

yesterday

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Living on the edge: North Salt Lake residents face uncertain future

A North Salt Lake family wrestles with the potentially dangerous aftermath of an August 2014 landslide that wiped out a large portion of their backyard and left their home precariously perched on... Read more »

yesterday

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Man, 72, dies at hospital after being struck by car on I-15

A 72-year-old man died at Intermountain Medical Center Friday night after he was struck on by a car on Interstate 15. The man had been involved in an earlier car crash and was on the interstate... Read more »

yesterday

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USU's class of 2015 turned loose

It was a strong year for Utah State University, whose eight colleges awarded 5,830 degrees on Saturday during commencement ceremonies. Stew Morrill, USU's retiring head basketball coach of 17... Read more »

yesterday

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Witnesses recount teen's upset demeanor surrounding shootout with police

Dozens of witnesses saw moments of Meagan Grunwald and Jose Angel Garcia-Juaregui's flight from police last year. Now their testimonies are piecing together a story for jurors considering the case. Read more »

May 2, 2015

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