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Archaeologists discover centuries-old pit house in Sandy park

An archaeological site was found in Dimple Dell Park in Sandy. Experts believe the site is between 500 and 1,500 years old. Read more »

April 30, 2015

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Prosecutors move to dismiss case against man accused of fondling child on airplane

Federal prosecutors in Utah have asked a judge to dismiss their case against an Illinois man who was accused in March of fondling a child on a flight from Chicago to Salt Lake City. Read more »

April 30, 2015

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ValueSpeak: A wolf at the door — and in the heart

Ollie and I have a strange and wonderful relationship. I think it’s strange to have a pet that is definitionally wild. Ollie thinks it would be wonderful to eat me. Read more »

April 30, 2015

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Lawsuit filed against West Jordan police in dog biting incident

A man who suffered serious injuries when a police K-9 bit his face after his hands were raised in the air has filed a lawsuit against West Jordan police. Read more »

April 30, 2015

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Emery County prosecutors charge Marine with attempted murder

A Marine stationed in Maryland has been charged with attempted murder in Utah after prosecutors say he and his girlfriend began arguing during a road trip and he tried to strangle her. Read more »

April 30, 2015

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Teen accused of killing girlfriend objects to dismissal of charge

A game of legal chess is brewing in the case against a teenager accused of killing 15-year-old Anne Kasprzak and dumping her body in the Jordan River in 2012. Read more »

April 30, 2015

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Photos: New open space area ready for recreation

The Little Confluence open space area, where the river meets Little Cottonwood Creek, was purchased by Salt Lake County in order to preserve the area and provide additional outdoor recreation space... Read more »

April 30, 2015

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Salt Lake fire chief honored in retirement

After nearly 30 years of service to Salt Lake City, Fire Chief Kurt Cook has announced he will retire on May 1. He was honored with a party at the Salt Lake City Public Safety Building on Thursday. Read more »

April 30, 2015

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Holladay history teacher surprised with Huntsman Award

Bonneville Junior High history teacher Rosemary Jacklin's class was interrupted by philanthropist Karen Huntsman, who stunned Jacklin with the news that she had been awarded a prestigious Huntsman... Read more »

April 30, 2015

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Troopers urge drivers to slow down in Point of the Mountain construction zone

About 165,000 cars cross Point of the Mountain on an average day, so UDOT is widening the road to six lanes in each direction to ease congestion. Until work is done, the speed limit will be 55 mph,... Read more »

April 30, 2015

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Commissioner had permission for ATV ride in closed canyon, lawyer says

A jury is expected to begin deciding Friday whether a San Juan County commissioner and others broke the law when they rode ATVs into a closed southeastern Utah canyon as a protest against the... Read more »

April 30, 2015

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2 charged with murder in Lee Mart killing, but who fired the shots?

Two of three men arrested in connection with the shooting death of a longtime Lee Mart convenience store clerk have been charged with murder. But the man initially suspected of firing shots that... Read more »

April 30, 2015

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Utah retains top bond rating

The state of Utah announced Thursday the closing of two refunding bond sales and the affirmation of the state’s AAA general obligation bond rating by all three rating agencies. Read more »

April 30, 2015

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Lehi imposes restrictions due to severe water shortage

Lehi has announced its summer water restrictions, which are considered more aggressive than last year’s. Read more »

April 30, 2015

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11 signs you're a Jeep driver

Jeep drivers are a rare breed. They take great pride in driving their vehicles and everyone around them knows it. If these things are true of you, chances are you drive a Jeep and you're proud of it. Read more »

April 30, 2015

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West Jordan debuts new fire station

West Jordan debuted its new fire station with equipment that will be at home in the facility. City Mayor Kim Rolfe use Jaws of Life to cut through handcuffs and a fire hose to open Fire Station... Read more »

April 30, 2015

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Murder charge dropped in cold case killing from 1986

The case against man charged in connection with a cold case killing in Salt Lake City has been dropped. Read more »

April 30, 2015

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Salt Lake residents offer opinions on future of homeless service providers

About 150 people offered their opinions Wednesday night regarding the future of homeless service providers in the city at an open house at the Salt Lake City-County Building. Read more »

April 30, 2015

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One act of kindness leads to another

A game of rock-paper-scissors led to a heartwarming display of generosity not once but twice during a recent gathering of students, staff and faculty of LDS Business College. Read more »

April 30, 2015

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Attorney: Woman on trial in deputy's death was scared, endured '2 hours of horror'

Meagan Grunwald's attorneys said in court Wednesday her life was falling apart when she got into her truck with her boyfriend last year and found herself part of a violent chase and series of... Read more »

April 30, 2015

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Bountiful man charged with automobile homicide in DUI case

Criminal charges were filed Wednesday against a Bountiful man accused of striking and killing a motorcyclist last fall while intoxicated. Read more »

April 29, 2015

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Police seeking suspect in Taylorsville credit union robbery

Police are seeking a man who robbed a Hercules Credit Union Wednesday. Read more »

April 29, 2015

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Two indicted in case of stolen truck containing $1M worth of shoes

Two men accused of stealing a truck containing $1 million worth of shoes and driving it from Oregon to Utah were indicted Wednesday in federal court. Read more »

April 29, 2015

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Sportsmen for Warriors fundraiser headlined by Medal of Honor recipient Clint Romesha

The group Sportsmen for Warriors, founded by former Green Beret Ranger and combat veteran Ben Bateman of Clearfield, uses sports, outdoor and recreational opportunities to help veterans make... Read more »

April 29, 2015

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Two accused of holding 70-year-old Utah man hostage in home arrested in Colorado

Police in Colorado have arrested two men accused of keeping a 70-year-old man in his South Salt Lake home against his will for a prolonged period in 2012. Read more »

April 29, 2015

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