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Gov.: Elected officials need to serve on UTA board to boost accountibility

Gov. Gary Herbert called Thursday for elected officials to be appointed to the Utah Transit Authority board even though he said it appears the concerns raised in a new legislative audit have... Read more »

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Police reviewing possible nightclub photos of mom accused of leaving baby in trash

New accusations are being brought forward as investigators look into the woman accused of dumping her newborn baby in a trash can. Read more »

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Man charged with killing baby in Ogden told investigators he 'lashed out' in frustration

A man charged with killing his girlfriend's 14-month-old daughter told investigators he acted out of frustration. Read more »

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Roadway safety a major concern over final summer holiday weekend

While Labor Day weekend is considered the unofficial end of the summer vacation season, it also has the more notorious distinction of being the close of the period known as the “100 deadliest... Read more »

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Couples in Utah same-sex marriage case ask Supreme Court to hear state's appeal

The three couples challenging Utah's ban on same-sex marriage asked the U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday to accept the state's request to hear the case. Read more »

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Ute Mountain Fire Lookout Tower rededication ceremony set

The Ute Mountain Fire Lookout Tower will be rededicated at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 20, in a ceremony hosted by the Flaming Gorge Ranger District on Ashley National Forest. Read more »

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Vying for top dog: Salt Lake County holding race for Canine Mayor

The Canine Mayoral Election is a fundraiser for Salt Lake County Animal Services and all funds raised from this event will go to their Injured Animal Fund. Read more »

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Camp Williams holding open houses for land use study

The public is invited to attend open houses to learn about the Camp Williams Joint Land Use Study and provide input to the project team. Read more »

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10 books that you were forced to read in junior high, but would change your life now as an adult

You might be pleasantly surprised to find that the books that you didn't enjoy as a kid are actually fantastic as an adult. Read more »

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3 schools were locked down as police searched for man following chase

Three Salt Lake area schools were on temporary lockdown Thursday morning while police searched for a man who fled following a chase. Read more »

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Son of murdered woman felt peace in '91, now closure 23 years later

More than 23 years after she was killed in her Holladay home, Lucille Johnson's brutal death has finally been solved, thanks in part to some Lego pieces. Read more »

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Heads up as FAA looks at the future of drones

Drones have become a frequent spectator for many events, flying above buildings, landscapes and even through fireworks. But not everyone is as enthusiastic about the humming, flying objects. Read more »

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West Centerville Neighborhood planning open house scheduled

The city will host an open house to discuss planning for the West Centerville Neighborhood. Read more »

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Free clinics offered for hunting ducks, geese

The state Division of Wildlife Resources will hold a series of hunting fairs and seminars for those who want to learn how to hunt ducks and geese. Read more »

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Police arrest alleged scissor-wielding robber

Police arrested a man after they say he held up a Salt Lake cashier at scissor point. Read more »

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Police recover $10,000 in car parts after chase

Police recovered $10,000 in car parts after a high-speed chase that ended in a West Valley City neighborhood. Some of these parts were discovered to be stolen. Read more »

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Photos: Westminster freshmen lend a 'hand' to South Salt Lake during Helping Hands Day

More than 70 Westminster College freshmen participated in the school's annual Helping Hands Day service project on August 19 to benefit South Salt Lake. Read more »

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Trial ordered for Cameo Crispi, accused of using bacon to start arson fire

Cameo Crispi, a Uintah County woman accused of using burning bacon to start a fire inside her ex-boyfriend's house, was ordered to stand trial Wednesday on a number of charges including arson. Read more »

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Teen gets lifelong wish to fly in helicopter

AirMed and the Make-a-Wish Foundation partnered to make a Stansbury Park teen’s wish of flying in a helicopter a reality. Sean Anderson was born with muscular dystrophy and has autism. Read more »

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Man killed in head-on crash with cement truck

An early morning crash between a cement truck and a pickup left one man dead Wednesday. Read more »

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Attorney general deciding whether to appeal 'Sister Wives' ruling

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As the 10th District court finalized a ruling in favor of the polygamous Brown family, Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes may be stepping back from his previous assertion he would appeal the decision. Read more »

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Through the years: Utah centenarians honored

Utah’s oldest residents were honored Wednesday at the 28th annual Centenarian’s Day Celebration. Read more »

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Running again? Mitt Romney tells Hugh Hewitt that 'circumstances can change,' but no

During an appearance on Hugh Hewitt's nationally syndicated radio program Tuesday, former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney said that "circumstances can change," but that he's not... Read more »

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UTA chairman says there is 'much work to do' in wake of blistering legislative audit

In the aftermath of a scathing audit that spotlighted UTA executives' high compensation, questionable development deals and concerns about rail maintenance costs, board Chairman Greg Hughes noted... Read more »

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Fourth arrest made in Magna double stabbing

Police have tracked down a fourth suspect in a double stabbing Saturday in Magna. Read more »

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