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Dinosaur National Monument wants visitors to be 'cougar aware'

The recent discovery of an animal carcass left behind by a cougar has officials at Dinosaur National Monument reminding visitors about measures they can take to avoid problems with the big cats. Read more »

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Hoberman Arch leaving U. stadium in search of a new home

The iconic Olympic arch that has stood at Rice-Eccles Stadium for more than 10 years was dismantled Friday and is looking for a new home. Read more »

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Uintah County man accused of assaulting girlfriend, pet raccoon

A Uintah County man has been charged in connection with an incident where investigators say he threw his girlfriend and her pet raccoon against a wall. Read more »

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Taylorsville hosting Night Out Against Crime

Taylorsville is hosting a Night Out Against Crime on Thursday. Read more »

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Bobcat hunting changes proposed

Wildlife biologists are recommending changes that could result in more chances for hunters to take bobcats in Utah this fall. Read more »

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Southern Utah infant dies after being left in hot car

An 11-month-old Hurricane girl died Friday after she was found in a hot car. Read more »

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Records preservation grant funding available

The Utah State Archives and Records Service, under the auspices of the Utah State Historical Records Advisory Board, has grant funding available to nonprofit organizations and local governments for historical records preservation... Read more »

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Red Cliffs facilities to close for maintenance

Some facilities and areas within Red Cliffs Recreation Area will close beginning Monday through late November for scheduled maintenance. Read more »

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Feds indict California sex offender accused of traveling to Utah for sex with 'child'

Federal prosecutors have indicted a California sex offender accused of driving to Utah for the purpose of having sex with a person he apparently believed was a 12-year-old girl. The "child" was... Read more »

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Police investigate officer-involved shooting in Taylorsville

Police were investigating an officer-involved shooting in Taylorsville on Friday morning. Read more »

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Settlement in dog shooting case reached, then rejected

As an internal Salt Lake police investigation into the fatal shooting of a dog continues, another controversy has erupted over a possible settlement in the case. Read more »

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Woman accused of robbing St. George bank leads chase across 3 states

A woman accused of robbing a St. George bank led police on a chase across state lines before being apprehended in a brief standoff. Read more »

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Pro-Palestinian crowd rallies in Salt Lake City as Gaza cease-fire begins

On the eve of a 72-hour cease-fire in the Gaza Strip, more than 100 people supporting Palestine rallied in downtown Salt Lake City. Read more »

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Investigation into shooting death of Uintah County man handed over to prosecutors

The police investigation into Tuesday's shooting death of a Vernal man was forwarded Thursday to the Uintah County Attorney's Office for review. Read more »

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NTSB: Plane that crashed in Arizona killing two Utah teens was flying low

A federal investigator says the pilot of a small plane that crashed in far northwestern Arizona was flying well below what's allowed by regulation. Read more »

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Witnesses at Utah trial: No security-camera videos show Oklahoma City bombing blast

The FBI capped off its attempt to persuade a federal judge that it is not hiding unreleased surveillance videos from the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing by bringing witnesses Thursday who testified that... Read more »

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Salt Lake County spreading the word about underutilized tax relief programs

Salt Lake County is reaching out to faith communities and agencies that serve people in poverty to spread the word about tax relief programs that assist seniors with very low incomes, people with... Read more »

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Proposal: Real Salt Lake would pay for minor league stadium at Utah State Fairpark

Real Salt Lake is expected to make a formal proposal to fund up to an 8,000-seat minor league soccer stadium at the Utah State Fairpark, infusing new life and a new draw into the 70-acre site. A... Read more »

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Lawmaker questions Salt Lake City International Airport project's impact on air quality

A rural Utah senator is wondering why the planned $1.8 billion project to replace Salt Lake City International Airport over the next 10 years is not raising more questions about air pollution,... Read more »

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No national launch for Draft Mitt effort

A national launch for the Utah-based effort to draft Mitt Romney into running a third time for president in 2016 has been called off amid concerns from insiders from the former GOP candidate's... Read more »

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4 people arrested as police investigate man's death in burning Price home

A Helper man whose body was found Tuesday in the burned out basement of an alleged drug house had been kidnapped and beaten before his death, according to investigators. Read more »

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Cutting-edge transplant overcomes hepatitis C for U of U patient

Doctors at the University of Utah have come together to offer kidney transplants for patients with hepatitis C, along with medication that will cure the disease. Read more »

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New kind of graffiti creates sticky situation for police

Police detectives are working to combat a new form of graffiti called the "slap game" in which vandals draw on postal service labels and "slap" them to buildings and other structures. Read more »

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Woman critically injured in Ogden auto-pedestrian accident

A woman remains in critical condition Thursday morning after a car hit her while she was crossing an Ogden street Wednesday evening. Read more »

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Utah mother of 8 in running for Runner’s World magazine cover

Shirlee Webb, 63, knows how hard it is to take the first step to get healthy and fit, but now the Utah woman is in the running to be featured on the cover of Runner’s World magazine. Read more »

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