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Former Carbon County sheriff pleads guilty to misusing public funds Friday

On Friday, Cordova asked county residents for their forgiveness after admitting that he misused public money.

Charges: Ogden man fatally smothered dog with rubber bands

An Ogden man was charged Friday with killing his dog by suffocating it with rubber bands around its muzzle. Read more »

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3 veteran officers preparing sex harassment lawsuit against Salt Lake City

Three current and former veteran female officers of the Salt Lake City Police Department claim they were sexually harassed by a superior officer. Read more »

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Woman injured in intentional hit-and-run improving, police say

The condition of a woman who was critically injured in what police say was an intentional hit-and-run incident improved Friday. Read more »

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2 families search for closure in gang-related murder case

A man who pleaded guilty to reduced charges in a gang-related shooting death has been sentenced to up to 15 years in prison. Read more »

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Police: Man dies after swerving to avoid cow in southern Utah

An Arizona man was killed early Friday after he swerved to avoid a cow and rolled his Jeep Ranger on state Route 261 near Blanding, police said. Read more »

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Head-on crash near Duchesne caused by distracted driver, troopers say

A distracted driver at the wheel of a tractor-trailer truck caused a head-on crash Friday that sent a woman to the hospital, according to the Utah Highway Patrol. Read more »

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1 year later, killing of Provo woman remains unsolved

A year ago a Provo woman was found dead inside her home, but no arrests have been made. Her son, who found her body, is pleading for anyone with information to come forward. Read more »

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Students wear green to honor 2 Hillcrest students killed in accident

As one person noted on Twitter Friday, "I see more green today than I ever did on St. Patrick's Day. Proud Warrior. Proud Husky. Proud Utahn." Read more »

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Utah State student dies in rock climbing accident

A 23-year-old Utah State University Ph.D. student from Maryland died after a rock climbing accident in Green Canyon. Read more »

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Harley rider killed in accident identified

A Price woman killed when the turbulance from a passing semitrailer caused her to lose control of her motorycle and crash has been identified. Read more »

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Police: Man purposely hit girlfriend with car, critically injuring her

A woman was critically injured and her boyfriend arrested Thursday after police say he intentionally hit her with his vehicle. Read more »

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Man dies after rock climbing fall in Cache County

A man was killed Thursday after falling as much as 100 feet in a rock climbing accident. Read more »

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New details in court reveal alleged shooter in Lee Mart killing

One of the accomplices in an aggravated robbery turned deadly at a Murray convenience store wanted credit for pulling the trigger, according to new information filed Thursday in 3rd District Court. Read more »

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Police: Motorcyclist killed after losing control from semi turbulence

A Price woman was killed Thursday after her motorcycle lost control and hit a guardrail on U.S. Route 6. Read more »

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Advocates see potential to reform inmates in proposed prison move

Members of the "People Not Prisons" coalition are lending support for an improved prison as debate continues about where to build a new facility, but they worry that talk about the proposed move is... Read more »

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Charges: Murray man beat woman, drove into tree on way to hospital

A man who prosecutors say threatened to kill his girlfriend by driving his car into a house was charged Thursday for severely beating the woman and driving into a tree. Read more »

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Judge refuses to move murder trial out of Carbon County

A man charged with murder after a deadly house fire in Price will have his case heard by a Carbon County jury, a judge ruled Thursday. Read more »

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Man claims Spice pushed him to murder Taylorsville woman

A West Jordan man who killed a woman in her Taylorsville home and was caught attempting to flee the country has been sentenced to at least 30 years and up to life in prison. Read more »

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Hillcrest students, others show support for fallen classmates

Students at Hillcrest High School on Thursday mourned the loss of two students who were killed in a car crash Wednesday night. Read more »

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Salt Lake man admits transporting meth in plastic wrap, mustard

A man who packed nearly 74 pounds of methamphetamine in plastic wrap and mustard to sell in Salt Lake City has pleaded guilty to federal drug charges. Read more »

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Utah lawmakers debate police use of body cameras

How or whether the state should govern the use of police body cameras will be subject of much debate among Utah legislators and law enforcement over the next few months. Read more »

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Police: Toddler accidentally shot in foot by 3-year-old brother

A 4-year-old boy was taken to Primary Children's Hospital after his 3-year-old brother accidentally shot him in the foot Wednesday, police said. Read more »

May 21, 2015

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Police: 2 teens killed in Sandy crash Wednesday night

Two teenagers were killed in a collision Wednesday after their vehicle pulled out in front of a Jeep Wrangler on 700 East in Sandy, police said. Read more »

May 20, 2015

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Warrant issued for Vernal mother accused of child abuse

Detectives say a Uintah County woman with a prior child abuse conviction knowingly allowed her husband to inflict a life-threatening head injury on the couple's 7-year-old son. Read more »

May 20, 2015

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2 arrested, 2 more sought in 'skimming' schemes, police say

Two people arrested for a "skimming" scam in Sandy are now being investigated for possible connections to similar crimes in Orem, police say. Read more »

May 20, 2015

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