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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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Former education secretary sees STEM solutions in Ogden elementary school

Former Secretary of Education William Bennett has seen children as young as 5 years old declare that they're not smart enough to succeed in subjects like math and science — something he wants... Read more »

Sept. 26, 2014

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2 officers cleared in fatal shooting of Millcreek man

The Salt Lake County District Attorney's Office has determined that the fatal shooting of a 31-year-old Millcreek man in July by two Unified police officers was legally justified. Police fired 25... Read more »

Sept. 26, 2014

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Man carjacked after agreeing to give stranger a ride

A Sandy man was quickly captured by police early Friday after allegedly carjacking a Good Samaritan and abandoning his car on the freeway. Read more »

Sept. 26, 2014

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Bicyclist in 'grave' condition after being hit by drunk driver, police say

A South Salt Lake man remained hospitalized Friday in extremely critical condition after being hit on his bicycle by an alleged drunk driver late Thursday. Read more »

Sept. 26, 2014

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Duchesne man dies from injuries suffered in motorcycle crash

A Duchesne man has died from injuries suffered in a Sept. 19 motorcycle crash in Roosevelt. Read more »

Sept. 26, 2014

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Doctor house calls no longer a thing of the past for one Utah community

University of Utah Health Care's South Jordan Health Clinic offers home visits for newborn babies in their first week of life. Doctors say they are changing to meet the access needs of patients. Read more »

Sept. 25, 2014

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High Holy Days underway in Park City

Jews worldwide began their observance of Rosh Hashanah at sundown Wednesday. It is the beginning of what is known as the High Holy Days. Hundreds gathered at the Temple Har Shalom in Park City to... Read more »

Sept. 24, 2014

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Most family businesses fail, but parenting might be their saving grace

Only 12 percent of family businesses make it to the third generation, and some experts think that parents can fix that with financial education. But local bookseller Tony Weller thinks about... Read more »

Sept. 24, 2014

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