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Man stabbed at West Kearns Elementary upgraded to fair condition

A 36-year-old man was stabbed Monday at West Kearns Elementary School after an attempt to intervene in an argument between another man and his girlfriend. Read more »

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Medical marijuana debate focuses on feds and research

Medical marijuana advocates, stymied in their recent efforts to legalize medical cannabis in Utah, are taking the fight to the nation's capital. Read more »

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Snowbird faithful hit the slopes on resort's final day of the season

Avid skiers and snowboarders celebrated Memorial Day at Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort as it closed for the season Monday. Read more »

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Police: Copper theft yields 'tens of thousands of dollars in damage'

Two men were arrested Monday for allegedly stealing copper wire near the Temple Quarry Trail at the base of Little Cottonwood Canyon. Read more »

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Veterans, military members honored at Fort Douglas

Even as hundreds of people gathered together there Monday, a tranquil, patriotic silence settled over Fort Douglas Cemetery well in time for a solemn ceremony honoring and remembering U.S. military... Read more »

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'My way of saying thank you:' Veteran with American flag salutes motorists for Memorial Day

Bob Fillmore, a veteran of the Vietnam war, said he salutes passing motorists on Veterans Day and Memorial Day to lift their spirits and inspire patriotism. Read more »

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Utah looking at best ways to manage Jordan River

Once named one of the nation's top 10 polluted waterways, the Jordan River is an integral cultural, historical and environmental resource under urban pressure. The state is crafting a comprehensive... Read more »

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Utah family changes course because of child's diagnosis

Jacob Packer, of Syracuse, is dealing with a progressive genetic disorder that will eventually cut his life short. Primary Children's Hospital has been instrumental in handling his condition and... Read more »

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Primary Children's Hospital teams pull together for kids, families

The annual Primary Children's Hospital Telethon will be Friday, June 3, 2016. Funds raised help the hospital continue its mission of keeping "the child first and always." Read more »

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State inspectors making sure drivers get what they pay for at the pump

With Utahns heading out on the roads for Memorial Day weekend, state inspectors say drivers are almost always getting their money’s worth when they fill up at the pump. Read more »

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Female hiker in serious condition after fall from steep Lisa Falls trail

A woman was in serious condition after a fall hiking in Little Cottonwood Canyon. Read more »

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Police: Man in custody after firing at officers responding

A parolee has been arrested after police say he threatened a man and fired at officers. Read more »

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About Utah: Utah teacher taught 15 children from the same family, and they all came back to thank her

On the eve of her last day at William Penn Elementary, sixth-grade teacher extraordinaire Toni Cook got a big thank-you from all 15 of the Fetzer kids she taught through the years. Read more »

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Salt Lake's next skyscraper? Proposed hotel sites worry some high-rise residents

Two sites on Salt Palace property are currently under consideration for a new convention center hotel, and to accommodate its potential building sites, county leaders have requested that the city... Read more »

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Idaho man dies in Cache County tanker rollover

An Idaho man was found dead Sunday after the tanker truck he was driving rolled near Amalga, Cache County. Read more »

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Photos: Members of multiple faiths gather to honor Japanese-American veterans

Japanese-American veterans were honored Sunday at a memorial service honoring those who lost their lives or served during World War II. Read more »

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Sen. Hatch set to tour Utah's national parks, rural communities

Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, will tour multiple national parks in Utah next week and also visit the San Juan County Bears Ears area, the controversial site of a possible new national monument. Hatch... Read more »

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Police identify longboarder shot in possible road rage incident

Police have identified a man who died after he was shot in an altercation with a man in a vehicle while he was riding his longboard in West Valley on Saturday. Read more »

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Davis School District principal placed on leave after being accused of domestic violence

A Davis School District principal has been placed on administrative leave after being arrested Friday in connection with a reported domestic assault at his home. Read more »

May 28, 2016

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Photos: Veterans mark Memorial Day by remembering fallen soliders

Marine Corps League member and veteran, Brian Nicholes, right, and Ron Woodward salute a grave of a fallen American soldier at Mount Olivet Cemetery in Salt Lake City on Saturday, May 28, 2016. Read more »

May 28, 2016

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UTA employee Kay Ricks remembered as 'endlessly forgiving'

Several hundred friends, family members and co-workers gathered at an LDS Chapel in American Fork to honor the life of Kay Ricks, UTA employee who was found dead on a dirt road outside Kemmerer,... Read more »

May 28, 2016

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Skateboarder dies after being shot in apparent West Valley road rage incident

A skateboard rider was shot and killed shortly before 2 p.m. Saturday after a confrontation with occupants of a pickup truck stopped for a red light at 3500 S. 5600 West, West Valley Police said. Read more »

May 28, 2016

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Your stolen car is returned, what next? Get it inspected for meth, police warn

Police are warning owners of stolen vehicles to get them checked for possible drug residue once they've been returned. Many car thieves have drug habits and use the substances in the stolen vehicles. Read more »

May 28, 2016

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Idea for Burt's Bees land to become park becoming partisan

A congressional field hearing in the coming week on a proposal to create a national monument in northern Maine underscores how partisan lines have been drawn as Republican lawmakers try to rein in... Read more »

May 28, 2016

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San Juan County Commissioner appeals conviction for 2014 ATV protest ride

San Juan County Commissioner Phil Lyman filed an appeal Friday, saying the court was wrong to convict him of an illegal ATV protest ride. Read more »

May 27, 2016

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Former Springville High student charged with threat of terrorism

An 18-year-old Springville man was charged Friday for allegedly making online threats of a terrorism attack at Springville High on May 19. Read more »

May 27, 2016

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Man with fake gun subdued at Park City hospital, official says

A man caused a brief scare Friday when he attempted to pull from his waistband what turned out to be a fake gun at Park City Medical Center, hospital officials said. Read more »

May 27, 2016

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Salt Lake City fire chief plans to retire this fall

To some city leaders' surprise, Salt Lake Fire Chief Brian Dale has announced he will be retiring this fall. Read more »

May 27, 2016

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Are Utahns tiring of Mitt Romney challenging Donald Trump?

Mitt Romney said he's critical of presumptive presidential nominee Donald Trump so he "can sleep at night," but some Utahns may be growing tired of him challenging a fellow Republican. Read more »

May 27, 2016

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Lunar rock escorted to downtown vault for Clark Planetarium renovation

The moon rock at Clark Planetarium was moved to a Zions Bank vault in preparation for summer construction of new exhibits. Read more »

May 27, 2016

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Manti senior conquers classes and cancer

Kelsie Albee learned more during her senior year than most of her classmates will in their lifetimes. When school started last fall, she was at Primary Children’s Hospital, having been... Read more »

May 27, 2016

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Man accused of murdering wife to be released from jail

Arrangements were made Friday to release a man from the Weber County Jail, five days after police arrested him for investigation of aggravated murder in the death of his wife. Investigators say... Read more »

May 27, 2016

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State, education leaders gear up for summer deliberation as school year ends

School's out for several school districts across the Wasatch Front, but state lawmakers plan to address several education issues during their interim meetings over the summer, such as testing,... Read more »

May 27, 2016

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What Utah voters need to know for the 2016 primaries

Regardless of whether voters intend to vote by mail or in person, they will have to navigate a handful of specific deadlines in order to keep their votes eligible for the upcoming June 28 primaries. Read more »

May 27, 2016

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Ex-BYU student convicted in meth lab case arrested in similar Salt Lake case

A former BYU student who originally claimed he was making soap but was later convicted of operating a clandestine laboratory was arrested again Friday for investigation of a similar offense. Read more »

May 27, 2016

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1 killed, 1 in extremely critical condition after 3-car crash in Vernal

One person died and another was critically injured Friday in a three-vehicle crash in Vernal, according to the Utah Highway Patrol. Read more »

May 27, 2016

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Photos: Memorial honors those who donated bodies to U.

Patrica Laissez gets emotional during a memorial service in Salt Lake City on Friday for those who donated their bodies to the University of Utah School of Medicine. Read more »

May 27, 2016

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Libertarian Gary Johnson to never-Trumpers: 'I'm it'

with the Republican Party facing the prospect of a Donald Trump presidency, Libertarian presidential hopeful Gary Johnson could be a factor in 2016. Read more »

May 27, 2016

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Polygamous leader asks again to be let out of jail

A high-ranking polygamous sect leader accused of helping orchestrate a multimillion-dollar food stamp fraud scheme says he should be let out of jail since the trial has been pushed back to October. Read more »

May 27, 2016

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Feds announce $10 million for wildfire projects in 12 states

Interior Secretary Sally Jewell on Tuesday toured a massive wildfire rehabilitation effort in southwest Idaho that's part of the federal government's new wildfire strategy. Read more »

May 27, 2016

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Central Utah International Business Forum set for June 1

World Trade Center Utah, the Utah Department of Workforce Services and the Six County Association of Governments is co-sponsoring a Central Utah International Business Forum on Wednesday, June 1. Read more »

May 27, 2016

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GOED board OKs grants to help 8 rural businesses

The Governor’s Office of Economic Development board of directors has approved eight rural Utah businesses for Rural Fast Track grants. Read more »

May 27, 2016

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Mapleton to discuss proposed road fee on June 15

Mapleton will hold an open house on Wednesday, June 15, to discuss and answer questions about a proposed utility road fund the City Council hopes to adopt in July. Read more »

May 27, 2016

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Consumers warned to beware of real estate scam

The Utah Division of Real Estate warns Utah consumers to be aware of a scam that targets property transactions through fake emails in an effort to trick people into wiring loan transfers and other... Read more »

May 27, 2016

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Salt Lake Comic Con buys into local gaming convention

Salt Lake Comic Con has expanded its reach on the Utah nerd convention circuit, buying a 50 percent stake in Salt Lake Gaming Con. Read more »

May 27, 2016

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Body found in Pineview identified as missing Harrisville man

Police have identified a body recovered from Pineview Reservoir Thursday as that of a missing Harrisville man. Read more »

May 27, 2016

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Splash pad in N. Salt Lake’s Legacy Park opens

The splash pad at North Salt Lake's Legacy Park, 140 W. 1100 North, is scheduled to open Memorial Day weekend. Read more »

May 27, 2016

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Panel seeks submissions for West Bountiful history book

The Historic Commission is compiling the next edition of the city’s history and is asking residents to contribute pictures, stories, news articles and other items for the book. Read more »

May 27, 2016

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Prosecutors want more time to file charges in arson death of John Williams

A man who was arrested Sunday in connection with the killing of prominent restaurant entrepreneur John W. Williams may remain in the Salt Lake County Jail without charges being filed for another... Read more »

May 27, 2016

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Police: Woman died on zip line after falling tree branch hit her

Police say a South Carolina woman killed on a zip line at Sundance Mountain Resort this week was hit by a broken tree branch as it fell. Read more »

May 27, 2016

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