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Police looking for man who allegedly fired at trooper in West Valley City

A Utah Highway Patrol trooper narrowly escaped injury Friday afternoon when a man allegedly fired a shot at him as he tried to arrest an apparent acquaintance. Read more »

Dec. 19, 2014

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Photos: Students surprise veterans with trips to WWII memorial

Oquirrh Hills Middle School students surprised eight World War II veterans with an all-expense paid trip to the National World War II Memorial in Washington, D.C., as part of the Utah Honor Flight. Read more »

Dec. 19, 2014

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Man shot by police in Ogden restaurant fired first, prosecutors say

A man shot by police inside a popular Ogden restaurant in November is out of the hospital and in the Weber County Jail facing charges of attempted homicide. Read more »

Dec. 19, 2014

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Layton police look for 2 in violent, takeover bank robbery

Layton police Friday were looking for two men who investigators say entered a bank dressed like security guards and conducted a violent, takeover-style robbery. Read more »

Dec. 19, 2014

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Police: Vernal woman arrested with car full of stolen mail, packages

The arrest of a woman accused of stealing a package from the front porch of a Vernal home Wednesday led to the recovery of a car full of stolen mail and packages, according to police. Read more »

Dec. 19, 2014

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EPA declares good news for Utah's annual pollution levels

The EPA declared all of Utah in compliance with the annual threshold set for fine particulate pollution, or PM2.5. The all-clear in that air quality arena does not mean that portions of the state... Read more »

Dec. 19, 2014

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Teen with gun arrested following search in Roy

A 17-year-old boy was arrested and booked into a juvenile detention facility Thursday night following a gun scare. Read more »

Dec. 19, 2014

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Grand Canyon awards temporary South Rim contract

The Grand Canyon has awarded a temporary contract for a concessionaire to provide services at the South Rim. Read more »

Dec. 19, 2014

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Prepackaged caramel apples linked to 4 deaths; Utah among states where illnesses have occurred

Health officials are warning consumers to avoid prepackaged caramel apples because they are linked to four deaths and more than two dozen illnesses in 10 states. Read more »

Dec. 19, 2014

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Man pleads guilty in airplane groping case

SALT LAKE CITY — A California man accused of groping and sexually propositioning a teenage girl on a flight from Los Angeles to Salt Lake City pleaded guilty to a reduced charge Friday... Read more »

Dec. 19, 2014

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Police lock down Roy neighborhood, apprehend young man with gun

Roy residents were told to shelter in their homes as officers apprehended a young man armed with a handgun Thursday night. Read more »

Dec. 18, 2014

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Candlelight vigil honors lives, dreams of 70 homeless men, women and youths who died in 2014

Seventy homeless or formerly homeless Utahns who died during 2014 were remembered at a memorial service Wednesday night at Pioneer Park. Among the dead was a 20-year-old woman, said Utah Lt. Gov.... Read more »

Dec. 18, 2014

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Grant will provide dental care to low-income kids

Intermountain Healthcare has announced a $200,000 grant to United Way of Salt Lake and its 10 collaborative partners to provide oral health care in underserved communities. Read more »

Dec. 18, 2014

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Syracuse man charged in alleged DUI crash that killed cyclist

A Syracuse man has been charged with automobile homicide in the death of a cyclist in September. Read more »

Dec. 18, 2014

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Carbon County deputy saves father, son from carbon monoxide poisoning

A Carbon County sheriff's deputy is being called a hero after he pulled a Price man and his 5-year-old son out of a car that had filled up with carbon monoxide, rendering the father and son... Read more »

Dec. 18, 2014

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Sugar House man intends to sue police, city in shooting death of dog

The owner of a dog shot and killed by a Salt Lake police officer this summer intends to sue the department and the city for $1.5 million. Read more »

Dec. 18, 2014

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Photos: Cancer patients at Primary Children's receive iPads

Patients at Primary Children's Hospital received a gift Thursday that should keep giving throughout their stays. Read more »

Dec. 18, 2014

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Utah lawmakers recommend lowest-cost solution to Medicaid expansion, insuring only the 'most vulnerable'

After nearly two years of discussion, the Utah Health Reform Task Force voted to recommend two options of Medicaid expansion, not including the governor's Healthy Utah plan. Read more »

Dec. 18, 2014

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Land, water rights needed for Nevada nuclear dump

Federal nuclear regulators say the U.S. Energy Department will need to acquire water rights and a land buffer before it can entomb the nation's radioactive waste beneath a long-studied volcanic... Read more »

Dec. 18, 2014

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Judge appoints board to sort out polygamous homes

A Utah judge has appointed a board of trustees to sort out the redistribution of more than 700 homes in a polygamous community on the Utah-Arizona border where Warren Jeffs' sect is based. Read more »

Dec. 18, 2014

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Record-breaking holiday travel expected

The Mountain West region is forecast to see the highest number of travelers ever for the December holiday season, with more than 7.4 million area residents expected to travel during the period,... Read more »

Dec. 18, 2014

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Gov. Herbert nominates 3rd District Judge Deno Himonas to Utah Supreme Court

Gov. Gary Herbert nominated 3rd District Judge Deno Himonas on Thursday to fill an upcoming vacancy on the Utah Supreme Court. Read more »

Dec. 18, 2014

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Ray Grass: Snowbasin GM wants people to know about 'Utah's best-kept secret'

Snowbasin is one of the country's oldest ski resorts, but to many people it is still "Utah's best kept secret.'' The challenge that new general manager John Loomis is facing is to let people know... Read more »

Dec. 18, 2014

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Caretaker having 'bad day' arrested for investigation of abuse of disabled adults

A caretaker arrested for investigation of neglecting two disabled adults under her care told police she hadn't changed their diapers "because she was having a very bad day," according to a Salt... Read more »

Dec. 18, 2014

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Audit: Drinking water connection requirements outdated

A new audit by the Utah Office of the Legislative Auditor General reveals connection requirements for drinking water systems in the state are outdated by more than three decades, failing to... Read more »

Dec. 18, 2014

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