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The battle over coal struggles to find a middle ground

Coal mining and its use for electricity has been a way of life for over a century in Utah, fed by the vast coal beds. Now, the war on coal some say is being waged by the White House has come to the... Read more »

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Man struck, killed by motor home in Salt Lake City

A man was killed Saturday night after being struck by a motor home in Salt Lake City. Read more »

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Utah Museum of Fine Arts brings British landscapes to Utah

"The British Passion for Landscape: Masterpieces from National Museum Wales" is a touring exhibit visiting through Dec. 13 at the Utah Museum of Fine Arts. Read more »

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GOP presidential hopeful Rand Paul rallies Utahns, calls Donald Trump mania 'insane'

Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul had one word for the Donald Trump phenomenon that seems to be sweeping the country: "Insane." Read more »

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Mestizo Gallery exhibit 'Proof' presents photographic portrait of Salt Lake City

The Mestizo Gallery exhibition "Proof" examines the individual personalities that constitute Salt Lake City's collective identity. Read more »

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13-year-old keeps dad alive after he was injured by falling boulder

Crushed by a boulder, a Utah dad is lucky to be alive after a wild week in the wilderness with his son. Read more »

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Book review: Picture book by Park City resident explores making choices in creative way

The picture book “Land of Or” by Park City resident Katie Mullaly looks at the reasons behind choices. Though fairly philosophical for a picture book, it can help readers see the impact... Read more »

17 hours ago

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Startup hopes to help children with autism in rural areas

An uncle's love for his nephew, who has autism, inspires a business idea. Read more »

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Photo gallery: Japanese Fall Festival celebrates culture

Okinawa dancers wait for their turn to perform at the Aki Matsuri Japanese Fall Festival at the Japanese Church of Christ in Salt Lake City on Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015. The annual celebration is... Read more »

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The art of auditioning: Actors, a director and a 'stage dad' share advice

Utah is home to many stages where actors and actresses share their talents by bringing characters to life. But weeks and even months before a show opens, those actors and actresses must first win... Read more »

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Elderly man hit by car, killed while crossing street to buy food

An elderly Magna man was hit and killed by a minivan while crossing the street to get food Friday evening. Read more »

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Federal judge recuses himself in criminal case against San Juan County Commissioner

Less than three weeks before a scheduled sentencing, a federal judge has recused himself in the case against San Juan County Commissioner Phil Lyman for the ATV protest ride he organized and led in... Read more »

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Father's 7-year fight for child adopted in Utah without his consent moves forward

The biological father of a child who, as a newborn, was placed for adoption in Utah without his knowledge or consent has another opportunity to seek custody of his daughter under a new Colorado... Read more »

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U. welcomes first expanded class of medical students

The University of Utah welcomed 122 first-year medical students Friday, the first expanded medical class at the U. since the passage of SB42, legislation meant to address the shortage of physicians... Read more »

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Man shot, killed by Spanish Fork police officer in church parking lot

A man was shot and killed by a police officer Friday afternoon in the parking lot of a church, Spanish Fork police said. Read more »

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Fatal shot in standoff with West Jordan police was self-inflicted

A West Jordan man who died in his home following a standoff with police had threatened suicide and that he would engage in a shootout with police in the weeks leading up to the fatal confrontation. Read more »

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Hildale man killed in crash was in ravine 'several days,' police said

The man who was found dead inside crashed a semitrailer at the bottom of a ravine off state Route 59 was likely there for several days, according to Hurricane police. Read more »

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Becker, Biskupski gearing up for tight mayoral race

With about two months until the general election, Salt Lake City Mayor Ralph Becker and challenger Jackie Biskupski are digging in their heels for a fierce race. Read more »

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Herbert honors centenarians in state's 'most exclusive club'

Gov. Gary Herbert celebrated with "Utah's most exclusive club" Friday as the state honored its 145 centenarians. Read more »

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UTA offering extra transit service for U. football games

The Utah Transit Authority will offer extra service to the University of Utah's football games on Sept. 3 vs. Michigan and Sept. 11 vs. Utah State. Read more »

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A community comes together to support a teenage girl burned over 65 percent of her body

Baylee Hoaldridge's parents say they're blown away by the outpouring of love and support from family, friends and complete strangers. Their daughter was burned from the chest down in an ATV... Read more »

Aug. 28, 2015

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North Salt Lake splash pad to close for season

The splash pad at Legacy Park in North Salt Lake will close for the season on Sept 14. Read more »

Aug. 28, 2015

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New state-of-the art rehab center in Sandy helps paralysis patients

Inside Neuroworx's new $9 million rehabilitation center in Sandy, 24-year-old Isaiah Rodriguez walks with the help of an innovative device called Vector. Read more »

Aug. 28, 2015

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One man electrocuted, 2 others injured in Draper workplace accident

One man was killed and two others critically injured Friday when they were shocked while working on the roof of a gymnastics center in Draper. Read more »

Aug. 28, 2015

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Granite District seeks educator award nominees

Granite School District is seeking nominations for its Educator of the Week award. Read more »

Aug. 28, 2015

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