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Cold case solved: Summit County Sheriff's Office solves 1976 murder

Summit County sheriff's deputies believe they have solved a nearly 40-year-old homicide.

Police say Magna man killed dog for biting him, asked 12-year-old girl to lie about it

A Magna man killed his dog and hid its body in his backyard, according to charges filed Tuesday in 3rd District Court. Read more »

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1 killed, 3 hospitalized after three-vehicle crash in Clearfield intersection

A man is dead and three others injured after a three-vehicle crash Tuesday afternoon in Clearfield. Read more »

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Buildings in Hyrum evacuated after bomb scare, robbery at bank

Multiple buildings were evacuated Tuesday after police say a man robbing a Wells Fargo Bank said he had an explosive device. Read more »

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1 person killed in rollover crash near Parowan

One person was killed on I-15 after either driving distracted or falling asleep at the wheel Tuesday morning, police said. Read more »

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Police use Taser to subdue hammer-wielding man at Wal-Mart

Police used a Taser on a man inside a Wal-Mart after a tense encounter with officers and store security workers Monday night. Read more »

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Tougher drug enforcement, dedicated bike patrols latest strategies to fight crime in Depot District

People who buy drugs or sell drugs in the Depot District "will go to jail" under a new initiative announced Tuesday by Salt Lake City Mayor Ralph Becker and interim Police Chief Mike Brown. Read more »

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West Valley City marking National Night Out

West Valley City will be marking National Night Out throughout the month of August. Read more »

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Meagan Grunwald's attorney claims judge was biased, motions for new trial

In a motion for a new trial, an attorney for the 18-year-old getaway driver convicted in the shootings of two officers claims the judge who tried the case was biased. Read more »

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Carbon County pair plead guilty for roles in 2014 fatal house fire

Two people pleaded guilty to negligent homicide and obstructing justice Monday for their roles in a 2014 house fire that killed a Carbon County man. Read more »

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Woman hospitalized following ATV accident

A woman was hospitalized Monday with injuries she suffered in an ATV accident in a remote area of American Fork Canyon. Read more »

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Ex-Davis High teacher gets 2017 parole hearing in student sex case

A former Davis High School English teacher convicted of sexually abusing three male students will get her first chance at parole in January 2017. Read more »

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2 charged with fleeing police, robbing taco stand

Two Salt Lake men accused of leading police on a chase after robbing a taco stand last week now face criminal charges. Read more »

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Man charged in doughnut store robbery

A Midvale man was charged Monday with robbing Banbury Cross Donuts at gunpoint. Read more »

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Fire near Jordanelle Reservoir forces evacuations

A brush fire forced the evacuation of about 100 condominiums and homes near Jordanelle Reservoir Monday. Read more »

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Ex-A.G. John Swallow pleads not guilty to public corruption charges

Former Utah Attorney General John Swallow pleaded not guilty Monday to more than a dozen criminal charges resulting from a sweeping public corruption investigation. Read more »

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Woman attempts to burn boyfriend's apartment, police say

A woman who police say attempted to burn some of her live-in boyfriend's property was arrested for investigation of multiple counts of aggravated arson over the weekend. Read more »

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9 horses, a sheep and a goat killed in West Valley barn fire

Nearly a dozen animals were killed in a fire Monday. Read more »

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Police identify man shot to death in West Valley home invasion

Police have identified a man killed in a home invasion Saturday as Steven Louis Valdez, 63. Read more »

July 26, 2015

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Man critically injured in high-speed motorcycle accident

A motorcyclist is in critical condition after witnesses said he attempted to speed past a car on an offramp and crashed. Read more »

July 26, 2015

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4-alarm blaze rages through Salt Lake warehouse

Crews are have contained a four-alarm fire that spread through a Salt Lake City warehouse Sunday. Read more »

July 26, 2015

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Two women hospitalized after car rolls from overpass onto tracks

Two women in their 20s were hospitalized in critical condition after a rollover crash early Sunday. Read more »

July 26, 2015

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Flames engulf abandoned Midvale Middle School

Smoke and flames billowed from the abandoned Midvale Middle School Saturday evening. Read more »

July 25, 2015

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Drive-by shooter hits couple walking down street with pellet gun

A husband and wife were walking down Redwood Road in West Valley City on Saturday when they were both shot with a pellet gun, police say. Read more »

July 25, 2015

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Children start fire that leaves 8 Taylorsville apartments uninhabitable

Three children playing with a lighter ignited a two-alarm fire at an apartment complex Saturday that caused more than $250,000 in damage and displaced about 20 residents, fire officials said. Read more »

July 25, 2015

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Police looking for 3 intruders in shooting death at West Valley home

A man was shot to death early Saturday during some kind of struggle inside a West Valley home. Detectives were looking for up to three people who broke into the house and shot him. Read more »

July 25, 2015

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