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Man arrested after allegedly punching officer and fleeing

A West Valley police officer was injured Saturday after a man allegedly punched him in the face and then ran away. Read more »

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Doctor: Vaccines result in healthy immune system

Immunizations are most effective when given early and to as many people as possible to protect the very few who can't get them, according to one Utah health official. Read more »

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Hundreds search for missing Provo woman who police say is 'off the communication grid'

Approximately 300 people turned out for a search of areas Elizabeth "Elena" Laguna Salgado frequented in the month she lived in Provo. The 26-year-old woman hasn't been seen or heard from since... Read more »

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Former Romney finance chairman courting a challenger to Sen. Mike Lee

The man responsible for raising nearly $1 billion for Mitt Romney's last presidential race is trying to talk a Provo business executive into running against Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah. Read more »

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Utah author Matthew Kirby shares about writing for young readers, new book 'The Arctic Code'

Utah middle grade author Matthew J. Kirby talks about his latest release, "The Arctic Code," and writing for young readers. Read more »

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Springville Museum of Art presents its 91st annual Spring Salon

Utah County's Springville Museum of Art is showcasing some of the state's most talented contemporary artists in its 91st annual Spring Salon. Read more »

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Pioneer Theatre Company announces 2015-16 season full of premieres

Pioneer Theatre Company's 2015-16 season will feature classic musicals, such as "Fiddler on the Roof," as well as several premieres, including “Two Dollar Bill,” “Outside... Read more »

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Lawmaker emphasizes church, liberty in medical pot video

After a failed first attempt to pass a medical marijuana law in conservative Utah, a Republican state senator is renewing his push for the bill in an online video where he invokes individual... Read more »

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Ed and Elizabeth Smart make plea for help in finding missing Provo woman

Ed and Elizabeth Smart made a plea Friday for help in finding Provo resident Elizabeth Elena Laguna Salgado, who has been missing for more than a week. Read more »

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Utah construction companies fined, ordered to pay back wages after 5-year investigation

A five-year investigation into several Utah and Arizona construction companies resulted in repaid back wages and damages for more than 1,000 workers in the two states, according to the U.S.... Read more »

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Nibley residents can use, not drink city water

Nibley residents who have endured more than 48 hours without usable running water can now use it around the house, but will have to wait before they can drink it again. Read more »

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Kids learn the ABCs of managing money

On Friday, third-graders at Guadalupe School in Salt Lake City got a lesson from two of Utah’s top banking executives on the basics of money management in honor of National Teach Children to... Read more »

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Cottonwood Heights mayor defends police search of drug database

Cottonwood Heights Mayor Kelvyn Cullimore on Friday defended his police department's search of the state's prescription drug database that led to criminal charges against a United Fire Authority... Read more »

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Utah State University seniors present plans for Granary District development

After a full semester of hard work, Utah State University students presented detailed development ideas Thursday to build upon the Granary District’s unique industrial character. Read more »

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Herbert, legislative leaders to talk Medicaid expansion with feds in D.C.

Gov. Gary Herbert and Republican legislative leaders are scheduled to meet with Obama administration officials in Washington, D.C., next week to talk about Medicaid expansion. Read more »

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Utah in top 10 for visitor spending at national parks

National parks and monuments in Utah are a big economic driver, landing the state among the top 10 in the country for the amount of money visitors pump into the economy. Spending, like visitation,... Read more »

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Poll: 'Undecided' tops Utah Republican pick for president

Now that Utah's favorite son Mitt Romney is no longer a candidate for president, "undecided" is the top choice of the state's Republicans in the party's 2016 nomination race. Read more »

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TV shows old and new land on DVD this week

The Hallmark Channel series “Signed, Sealed, Delivered” and the vintage Western “The Dakotas” have been released on DVD this week. Read more »

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Book review: Historical romance 'A Hope Remembered' is a fun battle of wits

Utah romance author Stacy Henrie ties Christian themes with feisty, strong characters in a battle of wits in the fun, romantic and beautiful novel "A Hope Remembered." Read more »

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Preview event this weekend for global religious summit in Salt Lake

This weekend local dignitaries will host an event in anticipation of this fall's Parliament of the World's Religions. Read more »

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Utah invests $53 million in California port for coal, other exports

Four counties in Utah secured a $53 million loan from the Community Impact Fund Board to secure access for an Oakland, California, port to ship coal and other commodities. The investment gives the... Read more »

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Envision Utah survey points out tough choices on water use

How willing are you to give up your lawn if it means saving water for your great-grandchildren to drink? Or will you pay more to ensure the latest water-saving technology is being used? A survey... Read more »

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Husband and wife of 74 years die hours apart in Salt Lake City

A Salt Lake couple who had been married for more than 74 years both died on April 7, less than six hours apart. Marcus Yensen held the gates of heaven open so his wife, Madelyn, could walk in... Read more »

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Be aware of snakes when heading into the mountains, expert says

The pleasant early spring conditions beckon people to get outside. They are also attracting something else: snakes and spiders. Read more »

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Enough signatures gathered to put Herriman Hills initiative on ballot

Herriman residents will get to vote on a plan that could preserve parts of the hillside. Read more »

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