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Utah State Fairpark and Real Salt Lake team up on proposed soccer stadium

Utah State Fairpark officials are considering a proposal from Real Salt Lake to build a minor league soccer stadium on the fairgrounds. A new convention building and upgraded rodeo grounds would... Read more »

July 22, 2014

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Negotiators defuse standoff with armed, suicidal woman in North Salt Lake

A standoff between police and a woman ended peacefully Tuesday after a shot was fired at a North Salt Lake apartment complex Tuesday. Read more »

July 22, 2014

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Crews continue to battle lightning fires as new blazes burn

Fire crews continued to fight fires caused by lightning across the state early this week as new fires erupted Tuesday. Read more »

July 22, 2014

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Community rallies for Kamas family after tragedies

Family and friends are pulling together to buoy up a Kamas family who in the wake of a tragic accident with a daughter also lost a mother. Read more »

July 22, 2014

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Convicted neighborhood watch shooter Reggie Campos released from prison

A man convicted in the shooting of a neighborhood watchman in Bluffdale three years ago was released from prison on Tuesday. Read more »

July 22, 2014

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Utah legislative candidate accused of kidnapping, selling pain medication

A Democratic candidate for the Utah Legislature was charged Monday with aggravated kidnapping. Read more »

July 22, 2014

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Price police seek to quell rumors of violence at upcoming International Days celebration

Police in Price say they have been unable to substantiate online rumors that someone plans to commit acts of violence during this weekend's International Days celebration. Read more »

July 22, 2014

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Herbert among 6 governors raising concerns over Obama's handling of 'border crisis'

Utah Gov. Gary Herbert is among six Republican governors who expressed concerns in a letter to President Barack Obama over the administration's handling of thousands of unaccompanied minors from... Read more »

July 22, 2014

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West Nile activity discovered in four Utah counties

West Nile activity has been found in four Utah counties. The Utah Department of Health is warning residents to take precautions. Read more »

July 22, 2014

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Parks visitors spent $596M in Utah last year

A new report by the National Park Service and U.S. Geological Survey details that 273 million visitors spent $14.6 billion in 2013. In Utah, national parks and monuments hosted 9 million visitors... Read more »

July 22, 2014

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Protesters from across U.S. arrested at Utah tar sands mine

Twenty-one people from 10 states were arrested Monday during a protest that "became physical" at a controversial tar sands mine in northeastern Utah, according to the Uintah County Sheriff's Office. Read more »

July 22, 2014

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Pioneer Day celebrations set throughout Utah

The Days of '47 Parade and other events around Utah are set to celebrate the Utah pioneers. Read more »

July 22, 2014

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Company plans to hire up to 1,000 new employees in Salt Lake City

CustomerContactChannels, a global provider of customer contact strategies and solutions, is announcing plans to grow its Salt Lake City operations. The company plans to hire as many as 1,000 new... Read more »

July 21, 2014

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Brain injury changes the lives and tests the faith of a Draper family

Draper teen Pete Benda, 15, continues to defy the odds in recovering from a traumatic brain injury suffered while working on the set of a play at Juan Diego Catholic High School in October of 2012. Read more »

July 20, 2014

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Study: Fathers as likely as mothers to kill their infants

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Fifteen percent of homicides in the United States are filicides — children killed by a parent. Nearly 10 percent of filicides occur during a child's first week of life, according to a new... Read more »

April 15, 2014

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Shatner, Lee and record-breaking crowds: Inaugural Salt Lake Comic Con ends with a bang

With more than 50,000 tickets sold, Comic Con goers filled the convention halls to the max during the final day of the convention. Saturday, the convention hosted panels by two of its biggest... Read more »

Sept. 9, 2013

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Geeking out: Salt Lake Comic Con draws huge crowd

Utah's first Comic Con is bigger than anyone expected, selling nearly 40,000 tickets and drawing some big names for the convention's inaugural year. Read more »

Sept. 5, 2013

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A new family to fill all the bedrooms — Riverton family adopts five siblings

Theirs is a lovely home, perfect for family. But from the time Benjamin and Adrienne Donner moved into their new house, they knew something was amiss. Read more »

Oct. 11, 2012

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Utah Pioneer Day celebrations

Whether it is spent playing pioneer games, watching a parade with the family or going to a community barbecue, Utahns throughout the state will be celebrating Pioneer Day. Read more »

July 21, 2011

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