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Utah farmer turns alfalfa field into the perfect proposal

A marriage proposal is one of the most important moments of a lifetime. So how does a small town boy make a big impression on his bride-to-be? Read more »

July 2, 2015

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Farmington woman tumbles 150 feet in hiking accident on Mount Timpanogos

A woman is expected to survive after tumbling about 150 feet in a hiking accident Thursday on Mt. Timpanogos. Read more »

July 2, 2015

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Desire to serve: Even a gunshot couldn't keep Nellie Leighton from being a missionary

Nellie Leighton is 96 years old, legally blind and was shot in the head in a shooting at the Family History Library in 1999. But she returned to the work, is still at it 16 years later and hopes to... Read more »

July 2, 2015

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Utah health officials rule out cholera infection

Two local residents suspected to have cholera instead have a related disease that presents similar symptoms but is less infectious, according to the Salt Lake County Health Department. Read more »

July 2, 2015

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3 corrections employees placed on leave in inmate death case

The Utah Department of Corrections has placed three additional employees on administrative leave as it investigates the death of an inmate who didn't receive his dialysis treatment. Read more »

July 2, 2015

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Lack of air conditioning temporarily closes health clinic

The air conditioning has gone out at one of Salt Lake County's busiest health clinics, and patients are being asked to wait or visit another clinic until it is fixed. Read more »

July 2, 2015

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Is same group responsible for string of robberies?

Police from a couple of jurisdictions are working together to determine whether the same group is responsible for a recent series of convenience store robberies in Salt Lake County. Read more »

July 2, 2015

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Stan Lockhart appointed to fill State School Board vacancy left by Mark Openshaw

Gov. Gary Herbert has appointed Stan Lockhart to the Utah State Board of Education, the governor's office announced Thursday. Read more »

July 2, 2015

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Juvenile detention mentor had sexual relationship with teen, police say

Police are investigating an alleged sexual relationship between a 15-year-old girl and a woman who was assigned to mentor her in the Salt Lake Valley Detention Center. Read more »

July 2, 2015

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1 dead in Uintah County after track hoe overturns in Green River

Divers recovered the body of a Duchesne County man Thursday from a track hoe that overturned in the Green River east of Pelican Lake in Uintah County. Read more »

July 2, 2015

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Pig-shaped hot air balloon crashes in Provo

A pink hot air balloon in the shape of a pig went down in Provo Thursday morning following a midair collision with another balloon. Read more »

July 2, 2015

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BLM seeks comment on Moab invasive species control plan

The Bureau of Land Management is seeking public input on a plan to control noxious weeds and invasive species in the Moab area. Read more »

July 2, 2015

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Fire restrictions ordered in southeast Utah

Fire restrictions will be in effect in southeast Utah this weekend due to dry conditions, current and forecasted weather, and high concentration of vegetation. Read more »

July 2, 2015

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Fired special education teacher files lawsuit

A former special education teacher wants $1.7 million in damages from the school district that she says fired her over complaints she made about another instructor. Read more »

July 2, 2015

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4 ways to guarantee your kids will have a powerful future

It may be a lack of effort on the part of your parents that motivates you to be the kind of parent they weren't, or you may find yourself trying to emulate your parents because you realize the... Read more »

July 2, 2015

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My view: Move the prison for the sake of better prisoner reform

If we pretend the prisoners do not exist while they are incarcerated — or that we would prefer they didn’t — we have no one to blame but ourselves when offender outcomes continue... Read more »

July 2, 2015

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My view: Utah lawmakers can protect minorities from negative impacts of Clean Power Plan

EPA's new Clean Power Plan is regulation that will leave minority communities with disproportionately fewer jobs, lower incomes and higher poverty than whites. Read more »

July 2, 2015

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Roosevelt man cited for trespassing in strange dog kennel case

Police say they've tracked down the partially clothed man who was caught on camera entering a Roosevelt family's backyard in the middle of the night and releasing their dog from its kennel. Read more »

July 1, 2015

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Worshippers attend Utah Showcase at Salt Lake Tabernacle for Episcopal Conference

Worshippers gathered at the Salt Lake Tabernacle for the Utah Showcase on Wednesday, July 1, 2015, as part of the Episcopal Church’s 78th Conference. The showcase presented cultural... Read more »

July 1, 2015

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Former U. offensive lineman's talents combine in 'Seven Brides for Seven Brothers'

Former University of Utah football starter Michael Richardson is unifying the seemingly separate worlds of football and musical theater as he stars in "Seven Brides for Seven Brothers," and he... Read more »

July 1, 2015

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Becker, challengers square off in Salt Lake City mayoral debate

Issues related to homelessness and the controversy surrounding Police Chief Chris Burbank's resignation highlighted the first televised debate of this year's Salt Lake City's mayoral race. Read more »

July 1, 2015

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LDS Church donates to Utah Pride Center's efforts to feed homeless youths

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has donated to the Utah Pride Center's efforts to provide breakfasts for homeless youths, the center announced Wednesday. Read more »

July 1, 2015

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Mentoring program designed to help new teachers

School leaders in the Salt Lake City School District hope a new mentoring program will help novice teachers hone their skills and become permanent educators, as well as provide assistance to... Read more »

July 1, 2015

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Independence Day means it's time to hit the road

“Overall, Mountain West residents are taking a long deserved getaway, driven by a stronger economy and rising income,” Rolayne Fairclough, AAA Utah spokesperson, said. Read more »

July 1, 2015

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Intoxicated man passes out, leaves young son in hot car, police say

A man who police say got really drunk, passed out and left his young son inside a hot car with the windows rolled up has been charged. Read more »

July 1, 2015

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