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'I feel like I do deserve to be here,' Dea Millerberg tells parole board

A parole board member told Dea Millerberg, who is serving time for her part in the drug-related death of 16-year-old Alexis Rasmussen, that she should prepare for the possibility of serving her... Read more »

Jan. 27, 2015

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LDS leaders reemphasize protection of religious freedoms, support for LGBT nondiscrimination laws

Senior LDS leaders affirmed Tuesday the church's consistent support for nondiscrimination laws that balance the rights of LGBT people with provisions that protect religious freedom. They also... Read more »

Jan. 27, 2015

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Watch: LDS Church news conference about religious freedom, nondiscrimination

The LDS Church held a special news conference Jan. 27 at 10 a.m. MST. Read more »

Jan. 27, 2015

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Actor Adrian Grenier enjoys anonymity on empty slopes at Sundance

Stars are consistently swarmed by fans at the Sundance Film Festival, but there's one place they can find anonymity: On the slopes. Read more »

Jan. 27, 2015

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Attorneys want BYU track team testimony suppressed in groping trial

Attorneys for a man accused of groping women on the BYU campus are asking a judge to prevent prosecutors from using testimony from 10 members of the school's track team at his upcoming trial. Read more »

Jan. 26, 2015

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4 injured in 'near head-on collision' in Provo Canyon

A woman is in serious condition after being ejected from her vehicle in a Provo Canyon car crash. Read more »

Jan. 26, 2015

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Theater review: BYU stages magnificent 'Monte Cristo' premiere

The English-language world premiere of "The Count of Monte Cristo" is presented in an artfully directed, spectacular production at BYU. Read more »

Jan. 26, 2015

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Utah lawmakers to weigh alcohol laws, public health issues

State lawmakers will hear the weird and the wonderful of Utah liquor laws from various interests groups, drinkers, teetotalers and each other this year like they do almost every legislative session. Read more »

Jan. 26, 2015

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What should I do about my back pain?

Back pain varies so it is important to know which symptoms you need to pay attention to. Read more »

Jan. 26, 2015

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Study of location of city's homeless services providers a 'courageous conversation'

The work of the Salt Lake Homeless Services Site Evaluation Commission got underway Monday. The appointed panel of government, nonprofit, faith and business representatives is expected to deliver... Read more »

Jan. 26, 2015

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Utah Supreme Court justice calls for criminal justice reform in State of Judiciary address

During his State of the Judiciary speech Monday, Utah Supreme Court Chief Justice Matthew Durrant requested that legislators address three distinct issues of criminal justice reform, including the... Read more »

Jan. 26, 2015

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Infant stable after near-drowning in bathtub

An 11-month-old girl hospitalized after nearly drowning in the bathtub has made a "dramatic improvement" and should be released from the hospital soon, according to South Ogden police. Read more »

Jan. 26, 2015

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Police looking for 4 in suspected South Salt Lake arson

Police were looking for four people Monday in connection with a fire that destroyed a vacant apartment building in South Salt Lake. Read more »

Jan. 26, 2015

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New House Speaker Greg Hughes urges legislators to engage in 'big, hard fights'

New House Speaker Greg Hughes urged lawmakers on the opening day of the Utah Legislature to engage in the "big, hard fights" needed to take on tough issues, including boosting gas tax revenues this... Read more »

Jan. 26, 2015

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Review delayed for Kearns woman accused of leaving baby in trash

A judge is delaying a decision on whether a Kearns woman is mentally fit to stand trial in the case of a newborn baby left in a trash can. Read more »

Jan. 26, 2015

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Real Salt Lake proposes to pay for $18M soccer stadium at Fairpark

The fate of Utah's embattled state fairgrounds became more clear Monday with the agreement between the Utah State Fairpark and Real Salt Lake to build an $18 million minor league soccer stadium on... Read more »

Jan. 26, 2015

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Lawmakers consider Medicaid expansion, health care options for Utah's uninsured

The Utah Legislature will take on Gov. Gary Herbert's Healthy Utah plan as it determines how to provide health insurance to the state's more than 100,000 uninsured. Read more »

Jan. 26, 2015

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Air pollution looms as pressing issue for families and lawmakers

A number of measures addressing air quality will be introduced in the 2015 Legislature, and Gov. Gary Herbert has requested significant new funding to replace older, polluting school buses. The... Read more »

Jan. 26, 2015

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Saratoga Springs looks to form Senior Council

Saratoga Springs is seeking between five and 10 residents ages 55 and older to help form a Senior Council. Read more »

Jan. 26, 2015

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Utah residents rank air pollution as No. 1 threat to quality of life

A new survey by Envision Utah shows a significant majority of Utah residents rank poor air quality as the No. 1 threat to quality of life, threatening family, the economy and even the vibrancy of... Read more »

Jan. 26, 2015

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S.L. Mayor Becker seeks input on use-of-force issues

Salt Lake City Mayor Ralph Becker is convening a series of public meetings to facilitate community discussion regarding regarding officer-involved shootings and police use of force issues. Read more »

Jan. 26, 2015

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LDS apostle Elder David A. Bednar offers prayer over Utah Senate

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On the opening day of the 2015 Utah Legislature, an LDS apostle offered a blessing over lawmakers for the session. Read more »

Jan. 26, 2015

South Jordan City Council seeks residents for Mulligans Commission

The South Jordan City Council is currently seeking two residents to serve on a new commission. The commission will perform research and analysis and make recommendations to the city concerning... Read more »

Jan. 26, 2015

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Deal requires Wyoming fracking trade-secret justification

A legal settlement will require petroleum companies to provide justification when they ask Wyoming regulators to withhold from the public details about the chemical products they pump underground. Read more »

Jan. 26, 2015

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St. George hosting Winter Bird Festival

Bird-watchers will have a chance this week to see more than 100 species of birds in southern Utah's red rock country. Read more »

Jan. 26, 2015

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