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Mother's alleged meth use a possible factor in deaths of newborns, police say

Police say meth use is a possible reason a Utah County mother allegedly killed six newborn babies over 10 years. Read more »

July 8, 2014

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Michele Mattsson elected chairwoman of University of Utah’s board of trustees

Michele Mattsson has been elected chairwoman of the University of Utah’s board of trustees, effective immediately. Read more »

July 8, 2014

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What to do when baby birds are found on the ground

Ron Stewart, regional conservation outreach manager for the Division of Wildlife Resources, said young birds often leave their nests before they're able to fly. Read more »

July 8, 2014

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Alpine celebrates completion of watershed project

A watershed protection project will help deter future mudslides and flooding from the burn scar on the mountains above Alpine in Utah County. The effort involved $1.8 million in federal funding and... Read more »

July 8, 2014

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Murray community rallies to bring injured teen home

Family and friends of a Murray girl who was involved in a roll-over car accident in Louisiana have rallied together and raising money to bring her home. Read more »

July 8, 2014

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Susan Powell's father, in-laws fight over $2.3 million trust

Susan Cox Powell's mother-in-law and sister-in-law are challenging in court her father's effort to remove them as beneficiaries of $2.3 million in life insurance proceeds. Read more »

July 8, 2014

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New wildfire starts in Carbon County as blaze in Uintah County winds down

Two Hotshot teams that had been assigned to the Taylor Mountain Road Fire north of Vernal have been released to respond to a new wildfire burning 5 miles east of East Carbon. Read more »

July 8, 2014

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Balancing act: Fight workplace bullying with better communication skills

Bullying is a problem in the workplace, but it doesn't have to be. Whether you're a person who sometimes acts as a bully, someone who is frequently a bully's target, or both, you can change. And... Read more »

July 8, 2014

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West Valley police chief calls allegations of hush money 'inaccurate'

West Valley City's police chief fired back strongly Tuesday at allegations of "hush money" being paid out by the former administration to cover up alleged illegal activities and "drinking funds"... Read more »

July 8, 2014

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Man pleads guilty to killing Draper police officer

In an unexpected move, Timothy Troy Walker pleaded guilty and was sentenced Tuesday for the murder of Draper Police Sgt. Derek Johnson 10 months ago. Read more »

July 8, 2014

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Parents of eight children both have cancer, move forward with faith

The Haws’ children have survived meningitis; a serious head injury; reconstructive surgeries for a cleft palate; autism; and Hogkin’s lymphoma. Now both parents face cancer, but their... Read more »

July 8, 2014

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Attempted murder charge filed in Emery County shooting

Emery County prosecutors have charged Chad Robert Snyder with attempted murder and two firearms offenses in connection with the June 29 shooting of his wife. Read more »

July 8, 2014

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Rep. Chaffetz keeps Romney for President talk alive

Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, said he believes Mitt Romney will run for president again in 2016 and win. Read more »

July 8, 2014

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5 things that may surprise you about senior housing communities

In a retirement community featuring manufactured homes designed for 55 and older, seniors can not only enjoy peace and safety but take advantage of tax benefits of home ownership. Read more »

July 8, 2014

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Staged briskly, Utah Shakespeare Festival's ‘Comedy of Errors’ is brilliantly hysterical

Director Brad Carroll sets the “The Comedy of Errors” in a 1849 California gold rush town and employs many troupes of comedy westerns, such as “Blazing Saddles” and... Read more »

July 7, 2014

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Utah educator elected president of National Education Association

A former Utah educator has been elected president of the nation's largest teacher's union. Read more »

July 7, 2014

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UVU coach starts journey as U.S. citizen by competing in international wrestling tournament

Erkin Tadzihemtov will compete in an international wrestling tournament later this week thanks to Sen. Orrin Hatch's help in moving up his citizenship ceremony and helping him obtain his passport. Read more »

July 2, 2014

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Utah swim schools teach lifesaving skills to babies as young as 4 months

Two swim programs in Utah offer self-rescue training for kids as young as 4 to 6 months old. Read more »

July 1, 2014

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