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Green River man says he started wildfire to signal for help

A Green River man has been arrested for investigation of arson after Grand County sheriff's deputies say he started a wildfire as a means of calling for help. Read more »

April 22, 2015

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Majority of Utahns favor local tax hike for transportation, poll shows

Nearly 55 percent of Utahns say they would lean toward voting for a local sales tax increase for transportation needs, according to a new UtahPolicy.com poll. Read more »

April 22, 2015

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Roosevelt officer to undergo surgery after assault

A donation account has been set up to help a part-time Roosevelt police officer whose cheekbone was broken in four places while he was attempting to detain a man during a domestic violence call. Read more »

April 22, 2015

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Car hits fire hydrant, floods home

A 17-year-old boy who was allegedly driving drunk hit a fire hydrant on Wednesday, knocking it out of the ground and causing a nearby home to flood, police said. Read more »

April 22, 2015

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Event to bring awareness of falling at workplace

The National Safety Stand-Down aims to raise awareness among employers and employees about the hazards of falls at the workplace. Read more »

April 22, 2015

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UTA offering summer pass for youths

The Utah Transit Authority is offering a "Rider's License" pass for kids and teenagers to use in the summer. Read more »

April 22, 2015

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Earth Day festivities abound in Utah, including debut of pink solar trees

Real solar wears pink. Or at least the latest installation of solar at the Tracy Aviary does. The community bird and nature exhibit chose Earth Day on Wednesday to unveil twin solar "trees" painted... Read more »

April 22, 2015

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Utah prison inmate death ruled a homicide

The death of a Utah State Prison inmate following a fight with another inmate has been ruled a homicide by a state medical examiner. Read more »

April 22, 2015

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West Valley City wants demotion reinstated for officer who led drug unit

West Valley City went to the Utah Court of Appeals Wednesday to oppose reinstatement of Lt. John Coyle, who headed the police department's now defunct Neighborhood Narcotics Unit. Read more »

April 22, 2015

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Woman hit, killed after lying on FrontRunner tracks

Police say they believe a woman hit and killed Wednesday by a FrontRunner train in Clearfield was the result of a suicide attempt, based on interviews with family members. Read more »

April 22, 2015

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How serious is a kick to the groin?

How serious is a kick to the groin? Most men will experience a groin injury at some point in their life. But how concerned should they be about the long term effects. Read more »

April 22, 2015

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Photos: Salt Lake County residents recycle e-waste

Salt Lake County residents took part in a program to dispose of their electronic waste and pharmaceuticals, and shred confidential documents for free, at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City on... Read more »

April 22, 2015

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Photos: Boeing employees help students celebrate Earth Day

Oquirrh Hills Middle School got a boost for its greenhouse program on Earth Day with dozens of volunteers from Boeing Co. and the Utah Society for Environmental Education. Read more »

April 22, 2015

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Davis County hosting Safe Kids Day

Davis County will host its 15th annual Safe Kids Day to promote safety and offer fun activities for children. Read more »

April 22, 2015

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SLCC student wins scholarship

Salt Lake Community College student and Venezuela native David Godoy has been named a Coca-Cola New Century Scholar. Read more »

April 22, 2015

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9000 South reconstruction set to begin

Reconstruction will begin next week on 9000 South from 4800 West to 5600 West in West Jordan. Read more »

April 22, 2015

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San Juan commissioner, others going to trial in ATV protest ride case

A San Juan County commissioner accused of staging an illegal ATV ride to protest public land management polices will have his day in court. Read more »

April 22, 2015

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Teacher convicted in sex abuse of student gets hearing in 9 years

A former Kaysville teacher and basketball coach convicted of sexually abusing one of his students will not get another chance at parole for another nine years. Read more »

April 22, 2015

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Caller claims to have gun inside Provo City Center; building evacuated

Provo City Center was evacuated and nearby traffic shut down late Tuesday afternoon after a man reportedly called in a bomb threat and said he was inside the administrative building with a gun. Read more »

April 21, 2015

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Josh Romney: I won't run against Sen. Mike Lee, but another Republican should

Josh Romney confirmed Tuesday he won't challenge Sen. Mike Lee in next year's U.S. Senate race but said he'd like to see another Republican run against the first-term senator. Read more »

April 21, 2015

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Tickets sell out for 'Book of Mormon' musical's Salt Lake run

The only tickets left Monday night for the "Book of Mormon" musical's summer tour stop in Salt Lake City were for seats with partially obstructed views, but the resale market is robust. Also, the... Read more »

April 20, 2015

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The Great Utah ShakeOut: 920,000 drop, cover, hold on

More than 920,000 Utahns participated in the statewide earthquake drill, the Great Utah ShakeOut, on Thursday to practice and prepare for a major earthquake along the Wasatch Front. Read more »

April 16, 2015

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