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Parents of teen who died in overdose hope others can learn from his death

The parents of a 17-year-old Farmington boy who died Friday of a suspected drug overdose hope other parents will talk about drug use with their children and prevent a similar tragedy. Read more »

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Gov. Herbert stepping up pressure on GOP to settle 'civil war'

Gov. Gary Herbert is stepping up the pressure to settle what he is calling a "civil war" within the Utah Republican Party over complying with a new candidate nominating process that limits the... Read more »

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More jobs are available, but new grads are slow to get them, reports say

The hiring of college grads is expected to increase by about 10 percent in 2015, according to the National Association of Colleges & Employers. But another report shows that just 14 percent of... Read more »

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BYU student parlays app idea into a life-changer

Garrett Gee is an unlikely technology entrepreneur. The 26-year old BYU student parlayed his first mobile app design into a multimillion-dollar company that has provided his young family with... Read more »

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Man critically injured in Salt Lake stabbing

A man was hospitalized in critical condition Monday after he was stabbed outside St. Vincent De Paul resource center Monday. Read more »

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Photos: An archbishop's farewell to Salt Lake City

A mass was held Sunday in Spanish to bid farewell to Bishop John C. Wester of the Catholic Diocese of Salt Lake City. Read more »

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Utah judge, former soldier recalls highlights of 90 years

A profile of Judge Tibbs chronicles his time and service in the Army and the accomplishments he achieved in his military career prior to becoming a well-known and respected judge. Read more »

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Great-grandfather receives honorary diploma, ending 70 years of regret

One Utah veteran got quite the surprise when he attended his great-granddaughter’s high school graduation this week. Read more »

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About Utah: Reliving their great escape — from a movie seat

In 1990, against thought-to-be-impossible odds, eight Mormon missionaries fled a civil war in Liberia and lived to tell about it. Read more »

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Zion's trees are dying of old age

It's a trend that might sadden the hearts of millions who love Zion National Park. One of Zion Canyon's most beautiful features is fading away, and the process may be unstoppable. The canopy of... Read more »

May 24, 2015

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Mayor responds to pending harassment lawsuit by 3 Salt Lake officers

Salt Lake City Mayor Ralph Becker responded Sunday night to a pending sexual harassment civil rights lawsuit expected to be filed in the near future by three veteran police officers against the city. Read more »

May 24, 2015

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Conservative group yanks TV ads targeting Utah congressmen

A conservative group yanked television ads that were set to air Friday targeting U.S. Reps. Rob Bishop and Chris Stewart after the two Utah congressmen announced they share the group's view that a... Read more »

May 24, 2015

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It's 'trauma season' in Utah for children

Summer’s a killer. It’s prime time for injury deaths — by definition, preventable deaths, says Utah's chief medical examiner, Dr. Todd Grey. Keeping kids safe is everyone’s... Read more »

May 24, 2015

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Man injured in horse-riding accident

A man received serious injuries after he was thrown from the horse was riding on Sunday afternoon. The accident happened at the rodeo grounds in Cedar Fort, according to the Utah County Sheriff's... Read more »

May 24, 2015

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Utahns pay tribute to loved ones, military for Memorial Day weekend

There were children, the elderly and generations of families who took time Sunday to reflect on loved ones lost. The yearly Memorial Day tradition filled the Salt Lake City Cemetery and others... Read more »

May 24, 2015

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Tennessee man killed in rollover crash near Torrey

A Tennessee man died Sunday in a single car accident on state Route 24, outside of Capitol Reef National Park in south-central Utah. UHP troopers said alcohol may have been a factor in the crash. Read more »

May 24, 2015

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Torn between two countries, family of missing woman keeps hope alive

More than 50 people marched through downtown Provo to ask residents that they keep an eye out for 26-year-old Elizabeth Elena Laguna-Salgado, missing since last month. Read more »

May 24, 2015

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Teen dies in suspected overdose in Farmington

A 17-year-old boy died Friday after ingesting an illicit substance, possibly LSD, and two of his friends were rushed to the hospital, where they were treated and later released. Farmington police... Read more »

May 24, 2015

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Motorcyclist critically injured in collision with bus

A Park City man who was hit by a bus while riding his dirt bike near Rockport was hospitalized Saturday in critical condition. Read more »

May 23, 2015

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Photos: Thrill seekers take on stunt-filled 5K

Despite poor weather on Saturday, participants took on the 5K ThrillSeeker Experience course in Pleasant Grove. Read more »

May 23, 2015

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Photos: Seniors strike up bowling competition against firefighters

Residents at The Wellington senior living center in Holladay compete against Unified Fire Authority firefighters in a Wii bowling tournament. Read more »

May 23, 2015

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Kodachrome Basin State Park is a love story for Garfield County couple

Kodachrome Basin became a Utah state park in 1963. But the love for the place began well before tourists started visiting. Read more »

May 23, 2015

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Some east Salt Lake residents demand more officers, say they feel unsafe

Some east Salt Lake residents have been complaining of decreased police presence and a rise in neighborhood crime. While some council members want to hire more officers, Chief Chris Burbank said... Read more »

May 23, 2015

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Exhibit stirs imagination about 'Extreme Mammals' come rain or shine

On Saturday, Utahns young and old took part in the first day of the museum's weekend-long celebration highlighting its special exhibition, Extreme Mammals. The exhibit runs through July 26. Read more »

May 23, 2015

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Sculptor hopes new statue brings comfort to families of buried infants

An 8-foot bronze statue of a father and mother holding an infant was placed in Lehi's Infant Cemetery Saturday, just in time for Memorial Day. Read more »

May 23, 2015

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