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Trio charged in home invasion attack on Vernal man

Three Uintah County men are facing felony charges after a violent home-invasion attack that left a Vernal man with more than a dozen stab wounds and one of his alleged attackers with a bullet hole... Read more »

Aug. 27, 2015

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Photos: Ground broken on center for homeless youths

Ground was broken on Thursday for the new Volunteers of America Homeless Youth Resource Center in Salt Lake City. Read more »

Aug. 27, 2015

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Contact lens makers take fight over price law to court

Contact lens makers struggled Thursday to defend their pricing policies in a federal appeals case that could have wide-ranging effects on the $4 billion industry. At issue is a Utah law banning... Read more »

Aug. 27, 2015

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Utah man dies of bubonic plague

State health officials are investigating a case of bubonic plague, which killed an elderly man in Utah earlier this month. Read more »

Aug. 27, 2015

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Magazine honors fastest-growing Utah companies

Utah Business magazine hosted its annual Fast 50 event, honoring the 50 fastest-growing businesses in the state. Read more »

Aug. 27, 2015

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Photos: Discover delivers school supplies for Granite students

Representatives from Discover delivered a back-to-school special to students in the Granite School District on Thursday, donating 3,500 backpacks stuffed with school supplies for the start of the... Read more »

Aug. 27, 2015

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State unveils plans to improve service, working conditions at Utah liquor stores

State officials released a 30-day plan Thursday to improve management practices, retail service and the work environment at Utah's liquor stores. Read more »

Aug. 27, 2015

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West Wendover police K-9 retires after 6 years

Six and a half years is a short career in any line of work, but it was enough for a police officer in West Wendover to retire. His name is Teke, and he's a K-9 drug dog involved in drug busts and... Read more »

Aug. 27, 2015

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Report: Utah colleges producing degrees with high earning potential

Graduates from Utah's colleges and universities are among the most well-paid in the country in several non-STEM fields, according to a PayScale report released this week. Read more »

Aug. 27, 2015

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Many questions unanswered in West Jordan police shooting death

The investigation into a fatal officer-involved shooting in West Jordan continued Thursday with police releasing few new details. Read more »

Aug. 27, 2015

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Community rallies to grant last wishes to terminally ill Tooele man

Friends, family and strangers step up to the plate to make dreams come true for a former Tooele High School baseball player who three weeks ago received a terminal diagnosis for his rare form of... Read more »

Aug. 27, 2015

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Utah tents help moms in Nepal deliver babies in more sanitary conditions

Mothers giving birth in Nepal don't have many options as to where to do so after devastating earthquakes ruined several medical buildings. Read more »

Aug. 27, 2015

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Volunteer track coach pleads guilty to sexual conduct with teen

A volunteer Tooele High track coach accused of having sexual activity with a 15-year-old girl on the team has pleaded guilty to reduced charges. Read more »

Aug. 27, 2015

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Man killed in hostage standoff with West Jordan police

An officer stepped between an armed man and his children inside an upstairs room of a West Jordan home Wednesday and fatally shot the man following a short hostage situation, police said. Read more »

Aug. 27, 2015

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Public help sought in Orem hit-and-run accident

Police asked for the public's help Thursday in finding a woman believed to have caused a hit-and-run accident in Orem that put a pregnant woman in the hospital. Read more »

Aug. 27, 2015

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Driver found dead in semitrailer at bottom of ravine

A semitrailer was found at the bottom of a 200-foot ravine near Hurricane on Thursday with the driver dead inside. Read more »

Aug. 27, 2015

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New North Ogden playground is accessible to special needs students

The first day of school in the Weber School District included a new playground for students at Green Acres Elementary. Read more »

Aug. 27, 2015

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Reward offered in case of cabin 'cereal' burglars

The Iron County Sheriff's Office is looking for a group of juveniles believed to have burglarized several mountain cabins. Read more »

Aug. 27, 2015

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Man hired to kill unwanted boyfriend used money for apartment instead

A man contracted to kill an unwanted boyfriend said in court Thursday that he never intended to harm the man, but used the money to get an apartment. Read more »

Aug. 27, 2015

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Stretch of Salt Lake street redesign progressing

A redesign of 200 West between North Temple and 900 South in Salt Lake City has reached key milestones. Read more »

Aug. 27, 2015

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GOP presidential candidate Rand Paul to hold rally in Orem

Utah will be the last stop on a five-day campaign swing through five Western states for Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul. Read more »

Aug. 27, 2015

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Mother, former LDS seminary teacher creates scripture study guides

Shannon Foster created an online business that allows her and her husband to be home with their daughter while helping LDS Church members study the scriptures more effectively. Read more »

Aug. 27, 2015

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Ag secretary promises more sage grouse spending across West

The federal government plans to spend more than $200 million over the next three years on programs to protect greater sage grouse in Western states — regardless of whether the bird receives... Read more »

Aug. 27, 2015

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Doug Robinson: No days off on Utes' football schedule

The Utes will face five ranked teams this season, which would give them 19 in six years — more than the previous 16 years combined. Read more »

Aug. 26, 2015

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Alcohol, drugs considered factors in fatal I-80 rollover in Tooele County

A rollover involving drugs and alcohol killed a man and seriously injured a woman early Wednesday morning in rural Tooele County, the Utah Highway Patrol said. Read more »

Aug. 26, 2015

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