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Salt Lake County Jail employee killed in Taylorsville crash

A veteran employee of the Salt Lake County Jail was killed in a traffic crash Friday. Read more »

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Officers from various jurisdictions help Park City police during Sundance

The Sundance Film Festival brings in film industry insiders from all over the world, and the population of Park City explodes, along with the number of calls to police. Read more »

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Committee deliberating Utah State Fairpark's future

Utah State Fairpark representatives again asked the state to extend the fairgrounds' lease Friday, saying it would secure the future of the park for another 40 years. Read more »

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West Valley man killed, woman critically injured in accident

A West Valley man was killed and a woman was critically injured Friday following a violent crash in West Valley City. Read more »

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Millcreek couple tied up for 2 1/2 hours in home invasion, police say

Police were looking Friday for up to four people who broke into a Millcreek apartment and left a couple tied up for more than two hours while ransacking their home. Read more »

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7 unique adventure dates for two, on the cheap

Have a fun date with a special someone by taking advantage of one of these great deals. Read more »

Jan. 30, 2015

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Romney decision not to run again disappoints some Utah supporters

Mitt Romney announced to supporters today he won't make a third run for president after all, saddening one of his staunchest Utah backers. Read more »

Jan. 30, 2015

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2 bills seek more hunting, fishing opportunities for Utah youth

Two bills were recommended unanimously for House approval on Thursday that would expand hunting and fishing opportunities for young Utahns. Read more »

Jan. 30, 2015

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Biker critically injured in Washington Terrace accident

A 31-year-old man was hospitalized in critical condition after being thrown from his dirt bike in a Washington Terrace intersection. Read more »

Jan. 29, 2015

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Sundance Film Festival's roots go back more than 30 years

As the Sundance Film Festival touts its 30th year, let's also celebrate its roots that date back even further. Read more »

Jan. 29, 2015

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Jury in fraud case deliberating fate of ex-millionaire Marc Jenson

A jury is deliberating whether Marc Jenson, a key figure in the cases against Mark Shurtleff and John Swallow, is guilty of fraud and money laundering after a ritzy ski and golf resort he was... Read more »

Jan. 29, 2015

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Former Utah basketball player spreads hope from his battle with depression, anxiety

After battling depression and anxiety for much of his life, former Utah basketball player Craig Rydalch is sharing his story with the hope of helping others in the same situation. Read more »

Jan. 29, 2015

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Utah's largest oil producer lays off 80 employees in Duchesne County

Utah's largest oil producer laid off 80 of its 540 employees in the state on Wednesday, citing the economic challenges brought on by continued drop in oil prices. Read more »

Jan. 29, 2015

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Police find Orem woman who left living center

An 86-year-old Orem woman was reported missing after walking away from her assisted living center. Read more »

Jan. 29, 2015

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LDS leaders respond to reaction over their call to balance gay, religious rights

Elder Dallin H. Oaks and Elder D. Todd Christofferson rejected criticism Thursday that the LDS Church's position seeking fairness for both LGBT and religious people is an effort to discriminate,... Read more »

Jan. 29, 2015

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State School Board explores budget cuts as part of state funding exercise

As part of a budgeting exercise to find savings and stress-test the state budget, lawmakers are aiming for a goal to reduce expenditures by 2 percent in all state agencies. Read more »

Jan. 29, 2015

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'Crucial' change cuts proposed tax increase for education in half

A Utah lawmaker is sponsoring a bill to increase the personal income tax rate for education has made changes that he hopes will make the bill easier to swallow for Utah families and other lawmakers. Read more »

Jan. 29, 2015

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State legislator wants to dial back new distracted driving law

A state lawmaker wants to pull back a distracted driving law passed last year that prohibits dialing a cellphone and other activities with handheld electronic devices while driving. Read more »

Jan. 29, 2015

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House speaker steps down from Prison Relocation Commission

House Speaker Greg Hughes, R-Draper, has stepped down from the Legislature's Prison Relocation Commission, citing how busy he is in his new leadership role. Read more »

Jan. 29, 2015

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Hundreds gather to salute, honor law enforcement

More than 200 people including family members of fallen Utah police officers gathered at the state Capitol to honor law enforcement Thursday. Read more »

Jan. 29, 2015

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Utah lawmakers unveil $28 million in air quality proposals

State lawmakers unveiled a dozen air quality bills Thursday, including a measure to spend $20 million replacing aging school buses with clean-fuel buses. Read more »

Jan. 29, 2015

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Will new primary system for 2016 election stay intact?

A year ago, lawmakers reached an agreement that halted an initiative drive to replaced Utah's unique caucus and convention system for nominating candidates with a direct primary election. But some... Read more »

Jan. 29, 2015

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U., USU students showcase research for legislators

Undergraduate students at the University of Utah and Utah State University showcased their research for Utah lawmakers on Thursday in the Capitol rotunda in Salt Lake City. Read more »

Jan. 29, 2015

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Killer Dan Lafferty says his ideas influenced Springville family suicide

Dan Lafferty, who is serving a life prison sentence for a double murder he believes was directed by God says his ideas likely influenced a Springville couple's decision to fatally overdose along... Read more »

Jan. 29, 2015

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Latest Salt Lake Comic Con event begins with celebration of heroes

Flanked by Salt Lake Comic Con co-founders Dan Farr and Bryan Brandenburg, Mayor Ralph Becker issued a proclamation declaring Jan. 29, 2015, as "Salt Lake Comic Con's Day of Heroes" at a news... Read more »

Jan. 29, 2015

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