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Rock slide caused pipeline fracture, release of oil into San Juan River, officials say

Authorities believe a rock slide damaged an oil well pipeline, sending at least five barrels of oil into a wash that drains into the San Juan River. The leak in the Montezuma Creek area was... Read more »

Aug. 19, 2014

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Bomb threat pushes back first day of school at Westlake High

Classes were canceled at Westlake High School on Tuesday after a bomb threat was called in to police. Read more »

Aug. 19, 2014

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Canyons School District announces new safety policies for students on buses

The Canyons School District announced policy changes are being implemented to increase student safety following allegations against a bus driver on trial for alleged sexual abuse of two girls with... Read more »

Aug. 18, 2014

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Poll: Utahns willing to fight for Amendment 3, believe victory unlikely

A recent poll shows the majority of Utahns support the state's decision to appeal the ruling that struck down Amendment 3, but an even greater number believe the Supreme Court will rule a ban on... Read more »

Aug. 18, 2014

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Doug Robinson: So little time, so many veggies to eat

Some experts recommend we eat 7-10 servings of fruits and vegetables a day. Are they kidding? Read more »

Aug. 18, 2014

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Police investigate laser targeting aircraft near S.L. airport

Police are investigating reports of a laser being pointed into the cockpits of three aircraft approaching Salt Lake City International Airport on Sunday. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2014

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Summer storms scrub ozone pollution

A healthy pattern of storm activity in recent weeks has helped reduce the Wasatch Front's ground-level ozone pollution. Humidity and cloud cover are chasing it away, making skies clear of the... Read more »

Aug. 18, 2014

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Couple struggling with fertility now expecting quadruplets

A Pleasant Grove couple was hoping for one baby but is now making room for four after in vitro fertilization proved to be fruitful in a way it almost never is. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2014

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State asks for more time to file appeal in gay marriage recognition case

Utah asked the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals for more time Monday to file its appeal in a same-sex marriage recognition case. They are asking that the deadline be extended from Sept. 22 to Oct. 22. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2014

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Protesters want answers, transparency in officer-involved shootings

People gathered Monday to demand answers and transparency from police regarding the shooting of Dillon Taylor, who was killed last week in a confrontation with police. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2014

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UTA to upgrade downtown Salt Lake TRAX stations

The Utah Transit Authority is preparing to begin work on many of the downtown TRAX stations, beginning with Courthouse Station. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2014

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Street Engagement Team pounds the pavement to help the homeless

Homeless services providers are teaming up to better meet the needs of homeless people in Pioneer Park and Rio Grande Street. The inaugural Street Engagement Team works to keep homeless people safe... Read more »

Aug. 18, 2014

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3 others booked into jail after escaped inmate captured

Salt Lake County Jail officials said Monday they still don't know why an inmate who was due to be released in three months or less tried to escape from custody Sunday. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2014

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Proposed collector natural gas lines in Moab area up for public review

An environmental analysis on a network of 25 miles of natural gas gathering lines near Moab is up for public review. Federal land managers are considering a proposal by Fidelity Exploration as part... Read more »

Aug. 18, 2014

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First scores from SAGE testing expected to show drop in proficiency

Educators on Monday reviewed preliminary data from the state's SAGE computer adaptive testing system. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2014

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Jury selected in Uintah County murder trial

After more than 10 hours of questioning and interviews, a jury was impaneled Monday in the case of a Fort Duchesne man accused of killing an acquaintance in April 2013. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2014

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Man accused of stabbing at Duchesne High arrested in hammer assault on sister

A man accused of stabbing a classmate at Duchesne High School in May is facing new charges after deputies say he attacked his sister with a hammer. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2014

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Preventing back-to-school colds

The common cold makes any parent nervous when their kids are going back to school. Find out what you can do this year to prevent it from infiltrating your house. Read more »

Aug. 13, 2014

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