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School for kids with autism helps inside and outside the classroom

One in 54 Utah kids has autism and one in four of them cannot speak. The Carmen B. Pingree Autism Center for Learning has launched a fund-raising campaign to help more children develop... Read more »

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Taylorsville man dies after motorcycle crash

A Taylorsville man has died after a motorcycle crash Saturday night. Read more »

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Alcohol suspected in Ogden crash that injured 4

Police suspect alcohol contributed to an accident that injured four people in Ogden early Sunday. Read more »

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Officials warn of cold water temperatures, increase in search and rescue calls

Despite warmer temperatures, officials warn boaters and fishers of cold water temperatures. Washington County Search and Rescue team gets swift water training as the number of calls nearly surpass... Read more »

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Photo gallery: Holi festival immerses Utahns in vivid color

Thousands of Utahns showered themselves in vivid color Sunday in celebration of the annual Festival of Colors. Participants in the popular Holi festival at the Sri Sri Radha Krishna Temple in... Read more »

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Utah taxpayers will pay millions more in wake of 2015 Legislative session

Transportation and education gained $100 million in additional funding in the 2015 Utah Legislature, thanks to the biggest tax increase in nearly two decades. Read more »

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Lehi toddler killed in accident remembered as playful, 'delightful'

A Lehi toddler who was hit and killed by a car while riding his scooter has been identified as Tallin "Tui" Harding. Read more »

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Young entrepreneurs strut their stuff in bid for $40,000 grand prize

The Utah Entrepreneur Challenge at the University of Utah on Saturday drew the best and brightest teams — 20 from universities and colleges around the state — to compete for prizes... Read more »

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Boy, 3, killed in Lehi scooter accident

A family is mourning the sudden death of a 3-year-old boy who was struck by a SUV that was pulling out a cul-de-sac in a Lehi neighborhood. The boy was with his father at the time of the accident... Read more »

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Preparing to split up, LDS General Primary Presidency looks back on 5 years of service together

The General Women's Session of LDS General Conference on Saturday night marks the beginning of the end of a five-year run together for the three women in the church's Primary General Presidency. In... Read more »

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Cyclist killed on training run after colliding with semitrailer

A Utah County cycling team of about 50 riders was out for a Saturday team ride when one of the members was struck and killed by a semitrailer. Read more »

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Therapists share healing powers of horses at international EAGALA conference

More than 400 mental health professionals attended the 16th annual international conference for the Equine Assisted Growth and Learning Association, or EAGALA, Thursday to learn the powerful... Read more »

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Intergenerational poverty initiative moves forward, despite stalled bill

An initiative to cure intergenerational poverty in Utah is pushing onward through a revolutionary collaboration, despite efforts that stalled in the 2015 Legislative session. Read more »

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4-year-old boy gets new ear with aid of a 3-D printer

Four-year-old Kai Sherwood was born with a birth defect that left him with only one ear. Thanks to the marvel of 3-D printing, and a whole lot of love, Kai has a new ear that looks so lifelike no... Read more »

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Sen. Harry Reid's retirement recalls his influence on Utah Republicans, Democrats

The first time Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, saw Congress up close was as a Boy Scout on a tour given by one of the leaders of his Washington, D.C.-area troop, Harry Reid, the Nevada Democrat who later... Read more »

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Stolen truck full of $1 million in shoes recovered in Utah, UHP says

A semitrailer reportedly stolen out of Oregon filled with 5,800 pairs of shoes worth an estimated $1 million was recovered in Utah. Read more »

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Multiple people ejected, at least one airlifted in Box Elder crash

A freeway crash caused by a blown tire led to critical injuries Friday evening. Read more »

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Employee error ruins 41 acres of Salt Lake cemetery turf

Nearly half of the Salt Lake City Cemetery was damaged when a city employee accidentally sprayed much of the landscape with the wrong kind of herbicide, a city official said Friday. Read more »

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Provo man admits threatening to kill officers after shooting

A Provo man has pleaded guilty to threatening to kill police officers in the wake of a fatal officer-involved shooting in February. Read more »

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Spring break day camps provide education, entertainment for students

Governments, colleges, nonprofits and companies are stepping up to provide options for frazzled working parents in the form of spring break day camps. Read more »

March 27, 2015

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Student who stole from Utah school 60 years ago makes donation to smooth things over

Helper Middle School recently received an anonymous letter and a $100 check from someone who stole a box of sandpaper from the school's wood shop while attending classes there in the 1940s or 1950s. Read more »

March 27, 2015

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Sandy house fire displaces 4, causes $100K in damage

A house fire in Sandy displaced four residents and caused $100,000 in damage Friday afternoon. Read more »

March 27, 2015

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Man charged in brutal Cedar City killing found competent

A man charged with brutally beating his Cedar City roommate to death has been found to be mentally competent. Read more »

March 27, 2015

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Photos: Students 'duck' tape principal to sign after meeting fundraising goal

Duct tape is known for its strength and ability to hold things together, including a principal to a marquee sign, as Clinton Elementary students found out today. Read more »

March 27, 2015

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Colorado drilling plan has safeguards for Dinosaur Monument

A federal government plan for drilling in energy-rich northwestern Colorado released Friday includes stepped-up protections for public land near Dinosaur National Monument. Read more »

March 27, 2015

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