Utah

Teen charged in deputy's death faces 2 fewer charges heading into hearing

Meagan Grunwald, 17, has been charged as an adult in a crime spree that left one Utah County deputy dead and another seriously injured. She will face two fewer counts as she heads into a hearing on... Read more »

April 15, 2014

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West Valley City displays rehabilitated house

West Valley City and Community Development Corporation of Utah hosted an Open House to promote the Idea House program in which a dilapidated house in a low-income neighborhood was acquired and... Read more »

April 15, 2014

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Hogle Zoo brings in female snow leopard to mate with male

Utah's Hogle Zoo has brought a 5-year-old female snow leopard to mate with the zoo's male snow leopard. Read more »

April 15, 2014

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Dinosaur discoveries in Utah's 'amazing place' get national attention

In the past 15 years, scientists have dug up at least nine — and possibly as many as 20 — new species of dinosaurs in the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument. Now, National... Read more »

April 15, 2014

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Group to explore corridor through Butterfield, Middle canyons

The Oquirrh Connection Committee is in the early stages of discussing a feasibility study to expand and improve the road through Butterfield and Middle canyons. Read more »

April 15, 2014

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13 tons of garbage hauled away from Lake Mountain area as part of cleanup

Thirteen tons of garbage have been hauled out of the Lake Mountain area so far as part of a massive cleanup project to preserve the recreational area and its hundreds of petroglyph panels. Read more »

April 15, 2014

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Husband says he didn't know about wife's pregnancies, police say

As police waited Tuesday for results from the medical examiner, questions about how a Pleasant Grove woman accused of killing six newborn infants was allegedly able to conceal seven pregnancies... Read more »

April 15, 2014

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Less energy use, better cars help drive decreases in U.S. greenhouse gas emissions

Americans are spending less time on the road and in more fuel-efficient cars, helping to drive an annual decrease in the amount of greenhouse gasses. An inventory on the Environmental Protection... Read more »

April 15, 2014

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Taylorsville holding spring cleaning service event

Taylorsville is hosting a cleanup event for residents next week. Read more »

April 15, 2014

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Adopt a shelf at Murray Library

The Murray Library is offering a chance for patrons to adopt and care for a shelf in the library. Read more »

April 15, 2014

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Dixie National Forest announces road, campground openings

The Dixie National Forest encourages visitors to "know before you go" and learn about the travel conditions and numerous opportunities available for exploration on the forest. Read more »

April 15, 2014

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Lyft ride-sharing app to launch in Utah

The Lyft ride-sharing app is being launched with local drivers this Friday. City leaders are debating whether it should be regulated like other ground transportation services. Read more »

April 15, 2014

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Southern Utah left wanting for water

The Upper Colorado River Basin snowpack region wide stands at 114 percent of average, but the dry southwest can only eye the bounty with wistfulness. Low stream flows are an example of why the Lake... Read more »

April 15, 2014

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LDS Church reaffirms stance on immigration

The LDS Church issued a statement reaffirming its stance on immigration laws on MormonNewsroom.org today. Read more »

April 15, 2014

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Utahns stay out late to see lunar eclipse

A total lunar eclipse occurred in the early morning hours of Tuesday. Stargazers got out their telescopes at sites such as the state Capitol and elsewhere around Utah to see the red-hued moon. Read more »

April 15, 2014

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Doug Robinson: The first kiss and the long wait: Challenge costs Utah mom $20,000, but she's happy to pay

Utah mom offers her children $10,000 if they wait till they're 18 for their first kiss — and she winds up paying. Read more »

April 14, 2014

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Salt Lake Gallery Stroll helps make art accessible

The Salt Lake Gallery Stroll is a monthly event where galleries throughout the city open their doors and invite the community in to “be a part of art,” as the organization’s... Read more »

April 12, 2014

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More women choosing to be stay-at-home moms, Pew study says

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A new study from Pew Research Center says more women are choosing to be stay-at-home moms. They are still a minority, compared to working moms, but the number has been growing. Read more »

April 8, 2014

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