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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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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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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 semi trailer

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 semi trailer. 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 »

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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 »

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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 »

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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 »

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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 »

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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 »

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Gov. Gary Herbert OKs tuition waivers for family of fallen officers

Utah Gov. Gary Herbert has approved a bill that will give in-state tuition to family members of public safety officers killed in the line of duty. Read more »

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Photos: Utah National Guard soldiers return from Afghanistan

Six soldiers assigned to the Utah Army National Guard's 19th Special Forces Airborne returned to Utah Friday after a six-month deployment to Afghanistan. Read more »

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Board of Regents approves 3 percent tuition increase, higher student fees

The Utah Board of Regents approved a system-wide tuition increase of 3 percent for Utah's public colleges and universities during its meeting at Dixie State University on Friday. University of Utah... Read more »

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Jordanelle State Park to undergo construction

Jordanelle State Park will undergo construction beginning next month. The entire park will be slurry sealed. Read more »

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Layton man admits guilt in child abuse death of 11-month-old girl

A Layton man has pleaded guilty to violently shaking his girlfriend's infant daughter, killing her. Read more »

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Draper monument pays tribute to Utah's Native American heritage

State officials and Utah tribal leaders dedicated the Galena Sundial monument Friday during a ceremony. Located near 13400 South in Draper along the Jordan River Parkway, the site is part of the... Read more »

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Panel to discuss organ donation and religion

Leaders from various religions throughout Utah will be coming together to celebrate National Donate Month and to clarify their religion’s position on donation. Read more »

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