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Uintah County trio charged in home invasion attack on Vernal man

Three men face felony charges after an attack that left a Vernal man with more than a dozen stab wounds.

Police identify man killed in I-80 rollover

Police have identified the man who was killed in a rollover Wednesday on eastbound I-80. Read more »

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Vandals go after Mt. Pleasant cement business, causing $150,000 in damage

Vandals popped the tires and broke out the windows of several cement trucks and other vehicles at a Mt. Pleasant business Tuesday night, and police are looking for whoever is responsible. Read more »

6 hours ago

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Police working to identify boys who left threatening package at Oquirrh Hills Elementary (+video)

KEARNS — Police are looking for two unidentified teenage boys who allegedly left a box at Oquirrh Hills Elementary School and wrote messages on it claiming an explosive device was inside.... Read more »

12 hours ago

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Teen accused of murdering neighbor now charged with raping her

A 15-year-old charged with luring his 12-year-old neighbor from her home and killing her now faces an additional charge of rape. Read more »

12 hours ago

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Contact lens makers take fight over price law to court

Contact lens makers struggled Thursday to defend their pricing policies in a federal appeals case that could have wide-ranging effects on the $4 billion industry. At issue is a Utah law banning... Read more »

13 hours ago

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West Wendover police K-9 retires after 6 years

Six and a half years is a short career in any line of work, but it was enough for a police officer in West Wendover to retire. His name is Teke, and he's a K-9 drug dog involved in drug busts and... Read more »

14 hours ago

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Man killed in hostage standoff with West Jordan police

An officer stepped between an armed man and his children inside an upstairs room of a West Jordan home Wednesday and fatally shot the man following a short hostage situation, police said. Read more »

16 hours ago

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Public help sought in Orem hit-and-run accident

Police asked for the public's help Thursday in finding a woman believed to have caused a hit-and-run accident in Orem that put a pregnant woman in the hospital. Read more »

16 hours ago

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Driver found dead in semitrailer at bottom of ravine

A semitrailer was found at the bottom of a 200-foot ravine near Hurricane on Thursday with the driver dead inside. Read more »

16 hours ago

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Reward offered in case of cabin 'cereal' burglars

The Iron County Sheriff's Office is looking for a group of juveniles believed to have burglarized several mountain cabins. Read more »

17 hours ago

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Man hired to kill unwanted boyfriend used money for apartment instead

A man contracted to kill an unwanted boyfriend said in court Thursday that he never intended to harm the man, but used the money to get an apartment. Read more »

18 hours ago

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Alcohol, drugs considered factors in fatal I-80 rollover in Tooele County

A rollover involving drugs and alcohol killed a man and seriously injured a woman early Wednesday morning in rural Tooele County, the Utah Highway Patrol said. Read more »

yesterday

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Man hit by car in Salt Lake after confronting driver about stolen vehicle

A man whose car was stolen was victimized a second time Wednesday afternoon, police said, when he was hit and injured while confronting the person who stole his vehicle. Read more »

yesterday

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Man dies in head-on collision after truck hydroplanes in Uintah County

A Fort Duchesne man was killed Wednesday afternoon in a head-on collision with another vehicle on U.S. 40 in Uintah County. Read more »

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Weber State professor's curiosity wins battle for campaign finance records in Utah's high court

A physics professor, curious about local political spending, has won his Utah Supreme Court bid to open records from the former Envision Ogden civic group. Read more »

yesterday

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Police warning about missed jury duty scam

A con artist is contacting Millcreek residents and telling them to wire $500 to a financial account to avoid an arrest warrant for failing to meet jury duty, Unified police said Wednesday. Read more »

yesterday

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Photo gallery: Members of child rescue team train at special gym

Members of the Operation Underground Railroad Jump Team, who help rescue children from slavery and trafficking, were training at a cross-fit gym in Draper on Wednesday, preparing to shoot a... Read more »

yesterday

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Orem man wants new trial, citing misconduct and flip-flop from medical examiner

Attorneys for an Orem man serving up to life in prison for murdering his wife have called for a new trial, leveling serious allegations that investigators and prosecutors manipulated evidence,... Read more »

yesterday

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Price man ordered to pay $8,000 to cyclist he hit twice with SUV

A Price man has been ordered to pay $8,000 in restitution to a cyclist he hit twice with his SUV. Read more »

yesterday

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Alleged arms supplier, drug addict added to 'most wanted' list

Investigators continued to search Wednesday for a man with a lengthy criminal history who is believed to have been selling guns to gang members. Read more »

yesterday

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UHP locates owner of doghouse that sparked fatal I-15 crash

The owner of a doghouse that fell off a trailer onto I-15, sparking a crash that killed a Layton man and his 4-year-old daughter, has been located. Read more »

yesterday

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Police arrest man charged with kidnapping woman for 3 days

A man who police say kidnapped a woman for three days in a South Salt Lake motel and threatened to kill her was booked into jail Monday. Read more »

yesterday

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Panguitch woman accused of trying to kill deputy with scissors

A Panguitch woman who was suicidal when she allegedly ran at a Garfield County sheriff's deputy more than once with a pair of scissors has been charged with attempted aggravated murder. Read more »

yesterday

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Iguanas stolen from Tooele pet store mysteriously returned

Two iguanas stolen from Rockstar Pets in Tooele were mysteriously returned Tuesday morning, store managers said. Read more »

Aug. 25, 2015

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Carbon County emergency manager accused of misusing public funds

Carbon County Emergency Management Director Jason Llewelyn has been placed on unpaid leave and booked into jail as part of an ongoing criminal investigation, according to Carbon County Sheriff Jeff... Read more »

Aug. 25, 2015

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