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Ex-teacher who abused students asks judge not to send her to prison

Brianne Altice, who pleaded guilty to sexually abusing three students, is asking a judge not to send her to prison.

North Salt Lake man faces charges in kidnapping incident

A man who police say attacked a woman after "aggressively" helping her mow her lawn was charged with aggravated kidnapping and aggravated burglary Friday. Read more »

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Man in custody following on-foot police pursuit

A man was captured after being pursued by officers in Centerville late Friday afternoon, police said. Read more »

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UTA adding bike racks to TRAX trains

The Utah Transit Authority is testing bike racks on select TRAX trains. UTA already has added 10 racks and hopes to add 50 more in coming weeks. Read more »

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Centerville hosting tour of historic homes

Centerville will host a tour of historic homes next week. Read more »

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Ex-teacher who abused students asks judge not to send her to prison

Brianne Land Altice, 35, who pleaded guilty last month to sexually abusing three students she taught at Davis High School, is asking a judge not to send her to prison. Read more »

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Layton man charged with aggravated murder in 2-year-old boy's death

A Layton man was charged with aggravated murder Friday in the disturbing abuse death of his girlfriend's 2-year-old boy. Read more »

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Medicaid expansion in Utah still under (tight-lipped) negotiations

Utah lawmakers continue to work on a plan to cover the state's uninsured but don't anticipate striking any kind of deal before August. Read more »

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Heavy rains in Utah fail to wash away drought

It may not feel like it, but the majority of Utah remains in moderate to severe drought. Rainfall has been in excess of four times what is normal in some areas of the state, but the extra moisture... Read more »

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School volunteer helps boy who lost his arm to cancer overcome challenges

Seven-year-old Grand Goodsell lost his left arm to a form of cancer. Coincidentally, a school volunteer was able to provide the unique help he needed to adapt. Read more »

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Hero2Hired job fair set for Thursday in Layton

A Hero2Hired job fair will be 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, May 28, at the Davis Conference Center, 1651 N. 700 West, Layton. Read more »

May 27, 2015

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11 employees honored by Davis School District

Davis School District has honored 11 employees with CARE Awards. CARE stands for Celebrate Achievement, Reward Excellence. Read more »

May 26, 2015

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Teen dies in suspected overdose in Farmington

A 17-year-old boy died Friday after ingesting an illicit substance, possibly LSD, and two of his friends were rushed to the hospital, where they were treated and later released. Farmington police... Read more »

May 24, 2015

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Owner of new Howa Gallery in Bountiful says supporting Utah artists is 'crucial'

With an impressive roster of artists, Bountiful’s new Howa Gallery hopes to capitalize on new artistic territory in Davis County. Read more »

May 23, 2015

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Police arrest 4 suspected in 33 'pillowcase bandit' burglaries

Four people suspected in a series of burglaries were arrested this week and an enormous trove of personal belongings were recovered from a hotel in Salt Lake City, police said. Read more »

May 22, 2015

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'Another piece to the puzzle': Census reveals Utah's growth among top in nation

Utah's population grew by more than 40,000 people from July 2013 to July 2014, with a five-year growth rate that ranks fourth in the nation, according to estimates released by the U.S. Census... Read more »

May 21, 2015

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First prison relocation open house changes few minds

Leonard Andrews, a computer programer who works just a short distance from one of five proposed prison sites, wasn't impressed Thursday by a display intended to show how a new facility would blend... Read more »

May 20, 2015

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North Salt Lake approaching a funding agreement for partial landslide repairs

A funding agreement is developing between North Salt Lake and two utility companies to pay for repairs on a landslide, though approval of the plan was tabled at a City Council meeting Tuesday. Read more »

May 19, 2015

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Utahns conserving water by harvesting rain

After such a dry winter, the state needed a wet spring. In spite of Utah's seemingly endless flow of storms, the rainfall does not make up for record-low snowpack and dry soils. Read more »

May 19, 2015

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Heavy rain keeps Davis, Weber county authorities busy

Farmington Canyon will be closed for the next three days after a giant boulder — estimated to be the size of a small- to medium-size vehicle — fell onto the main road. Read more »

May 17, 2015

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School bus driver cited in two-bus crash

A school bus driver who told police he was "daydreaming" when he rear-ended another bus, injuring four students, has been cited. Read more »

May 15, 2015

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Police: Citation coming after buses carrying students collide in Centerville

Four students and a bus driver reported minor injuries after one Centerville Jr. High bus reportedly rear ended another Thursday afternoon. Read more »

May 14, 2015

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Teen convicted of murdering younger brothers sentenced to prison

Aza Vidinhar, 17, was sentenced Tuesday to 15 years to life in prison for the murder of his 4-year-old brother. Read more »

May 14, 2015

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New incentives expected to bring 900 jobs to Utah over next 20 years

New incentives announced by the Governor's Office of Economic Development are expected to add 900 new jobs to the Utah economy over the next two decades. Read more »

May 14, 2015

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Marti Money: Responsible zoning is needed for Centerville

Zone Centerville Right is a group that seeks to preserve a more natural progression of housing density and to urge city administrators to zone responsibly. Read more »

May 12, 2015

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Kaysville holding Memorial Day program

A Memorial Day program will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, May 25, at the Kaysville City Cemetery. Read more »

May 12, 2015

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