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Students rally for beard 'revolution' in Provo

The Bike for Beards "protest" started Friday night in Provo as about 50 students gathered at the city library, donned paper beards and biked, skateboarded or rollerbladed their way to campus as a... Read more »

Sept. 27, 2014

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Feds grant $3.5 million to Utah for health prevention programs

Health officials in Utah received a $3.5 million grant to help address chronic diseases such as heart disease, stroke and diabetes. Read more »

Sept. 27, 2014

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Hundreds gather to fight childhood cancer, Olson family remembers Brylee

Hundreds gathered at the CureSearch walk Saturday to raise money to cure childhood cancer. Last year Brylee Olson was honored as a hero in her battle against caner. This year her family released a... Read more »

Sept. 27, 2014

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Washington man killed, Utahns injured in Idaho rollover accident

A Washington man was killed and his Utah passengers were injured in a car accident just east of the Cottrell port of entry on Friday. Read more »

Sept. 27, 2014

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Eagle Mountain hay fire takes crews hours to extinguish

A storage of hay bales burned early Saturday, lighting up an area southwest of Eagle Mountain. Read more »

Sept. 27, 2014

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Storms slam Utah, wet weather not over yet

A series of powerful storms slammed Utah Saturday, flooding some areas in the state, shutting down traffic in Zion National Park and stranding about 200 college students overnight in a muddy mess... Read more »

Sept. 27, 2014

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Weekend storm to deliver first taste of fall for Utah

Kiss those summer temperatures goodbye and brace for the year's first taste of fall with a storm expected to land in Utah Friday night. The storm will bring heavy rain, isolated thunderstorms and... Read more »

Sept. 27, 2014

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Explosion tears apart truck near FLDS enclave in northern Arizona

Authorities are investigating an explosion of a pickup truck that was parked on farmland near a remote enclave on the Arizona-Utah state line where polygamy has been practiced openly. Read more »

Sept. 26, 2014

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Judge, family weigh mercy and justice for man who killed stranger

Talon Hamann was sentenced to up to 25 years in prison Friday in the violent stabbing death of 25-year-old Michael Workman. Read more »

Sept. 26, 2014

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Landmark $554 million settlement signed between feds, Navajo Nation

The U.S. government has settled a lawsuit with the Navajo Nation for $554 million — the largest payout ever to an Indian tribe. Read more »

Sept. 26, 2014

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$2,500 essay competition explores impact of new media

A 500-word essay due Monday could win a Utah university and college student a $2,500 prize. Read more »

Sept. 26, 2014

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'Body Worlds' brings health education focus to The Leonardo

“Body Worlds & The Cycle of Life,” an exhibition featuring plastinated body specimens that walks visitors through how the human body changes over time, opens today at The Leonardo. Read more »

Sept. 26, 2014

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Roy crossing guard upgraded to fair condition

A 70-year-old elementary school crossing guard was upgraded to fair condition Friday, one day after being struck by a car while on the job. Read more »

Sept. 26, 2014

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Coast-to-coast horseback ride against the BLM begins, headed to Utah

A 2,800-mile horseback ride across the country began Friday in California and is slated to end in 20 days in Washington, D.C. The Grass March Cowboy Express, which will hit Utah on Wednesday, was... Read more »

Sept. 26, 2014

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Virus probed in paralysis cases in 9 Colorado kids

Health officials are investigating nine cases of muscle weakness or paralysis in Colorado children and whether the culprit might be a virus causing severe respiratory illness across the country. Read more »

Sept. 26, 2014

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Eradicating potato pest is tough going in Idaho

A team of scientists at the University of Idaho is trying to find a way to stop a microscopic parasite that damages potato crops and has now infested 2,400 acres in southeastern Idaho. Read more »

Sept. 26, 2014

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Photos: Utah boy with leukemia becomes honorary firefighter

Unified Fire Authority in Holladay on Friday recognized Korbyn Ricord, a 4-year-old boy battling acute lymphoid leukemia, as an honorary firefighter. Korbyn’s dream is to be a firefighter. Read more »

Sept. 26, 2014

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Shakespeare actors take to stage, while construction begins on new arts center

As William Shakespeare's words resound on stage at the Randall Jones Theatre in Cedar City, outside bulldozers are tearing down buildings and making way for the new open-air playhouse, coming soon... Read more »

Sept. 26, 2014

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Photos: Utah dad surprises kids upon return from Air Force service in Afghanistan

A group of siblings received a pleasant surprise at school on Friday as their father, Air Force Staff Sgt. Brian Seward, returned home from military service in Afghanistan. Read more »

Sept. 26, 2014

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Sex abuse charges filed against Vernal man accused of giving liquor to 3 girls

Uintah County sheriff's detectives say Seth L. Forster gave alcohol to a pair of 13-year-old girls and a 12-year-old girl before repeatedly groping one of them. Read more »

Sept. 26, 2014

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Photos: AAA offers free child car seat inspections

AAA Utah partnered with the Salt Lake County Health Department, Safe Kids Salt Lake County, Highway Safety Office, and The Discovery Gateway Museum for Children to offer free child safety seat... Read more »

Sept. 26, 2014

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Ex-Tremonton officer admits stalking teen, taking nude photos

A former veteran officer with the Tremonton Police Department, who at one time investigated sex abuse cases, pleaded guilty this week to spying on a teenage girl and gathering nude photos of her. Read more »

Sept. 26, 2014

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Carbon County pair charged with manslaughter in heroin overdose death

Two people have been charged with manslaughter in connection with the December 2013 death of a Price man who overdosed on heroin. Read more »

Sept. 26, 2014

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No criminal charges will be filed in Dickey's toxic tea case

Salt Lake County District Attorney Sim Gill announced that no charges would be filed in connection with an incident at a Dickey's Barbecue Pit in South Jordan on Aug. 10 that sent a customer to the... Read more »

Sept. 26, 2014

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Fire rips through three Salt Lake structures

Strong winds ahead of an expected storm front caused a garage fire to spread to two other structures Friday. Read more »

Sept. 26, 2014

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