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Recent missionary killed after carjacking was 'as pure as they come'

A Farmington woman who recently returned home after serving an LDS mission was killed Monday.

Recent missionary killed after carjacking was 'as pure as they come'

A Farmington woman who recently returned home after serving an LDS mission was killed Monday after police say a carjacking suspect broadsided her vehicle on Parrish Lane in Centerville. Read more »

Feb. 2, 2016

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Davis libraries holding magazine giveaway

The Davis County Library system is holding its annual magazine giveaway Feb. 6 through 29. Read more »

Feb. 2, 2016

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Bald Eagle Day is set for Feb. 13

On Saturday, Feb. 13, Utahns have a chance not only to see bald eagles but to learn more about them as the Division of Wildlife Resources holds its annual Utah Bald Eagle Day at five locations... Read more »

Feb. 2, 2016

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Photos: Firefighters pull together for training exercise

South Davis Metro firefighter Shane Horton, left, is “rescued” by Capt. Greg Stewart from the frigid waters of a pond in West Bountiful on Friday. The department was conducting an ice... Read more »

Feb. 1, 2016

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Davis County seeking senior citizen volunteers

Senior citizens can put their wisdom and years of experience to work serving neighbors through Davis County’s Retired & Senior Volunteer Program. Read more »

Feb. 1, 2016

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Winter weather blankets state, wreaks havoc on roadways (+video)

A winter storm blanketed much of the state Saturday, leaving road travel tricky in some places. Read more »

Jan. 30, 2016

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Ogden man claiming self-defense ordered to stand trial for murder in West Point Shooting

An Ogden man has been ordered to stand trial for murder in a shooting he claims was self-defense during a night of drinking. Read more »

Jan. 29, 2016

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Kaysville sets up Safe Exchange Zone

The Kaysville Police Department has designated two parking stalls in the police department parking lot as a Safe Exchange Zone for completing online transactions, buying or selling items or making... Read more »

Jan. 27, 2016

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Scheduled server maintenance to impact all Davis County Library branches

Access to online library materials will be unavailable at all Davis County Library branches on Wednesday, Jan. 27 and Thursday, Jan. 28 due to scheduled server maintenance. Read more »

Jan. 26, 2016

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Clearfield storytelling festival is Saturday

The 10th Annual Clearfield City Storytelling Festival is set for Saturday, Jan. 23, at 7 p.m. in the Clearfield Community Arts Center, 140 East Center. Read more »

Jan. 22, 2016

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Justice Court judge selection meeting set for Jan. 28

The Davis County Judicial Nominating Commission has scheduled a meeting on Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016, to select a candidate for the Davis County Justice Court. Read more »

Jan. 22, 2016

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Clearfield book sale is set for Feb. 13

The Davis County Library system is holding a Lucky 13 Book Sale at the North Branch, 562 S. 1000 East in Clearfield on Friday, Feb. 13, from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Read more »

Jan. 20, 2016

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Crews rescue ski patroller, snowmobilers in separate winter scares

A ski patroller was buried in an avalanche Tuesday and remained under the snow for as long as 10 minutes before being rescued. Also Tuesday morning, two snowmobilers were rescued in the foothills... Read more »

Jan. 19, 2016

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Highway administration OKs plan for 1800 North in Sunset and Clinton

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Highway Administration has approved the preferred alternative in a recently completed environmental impact statement for the 1800 North corridor in Sunset and Clinton. Read more »

Jan. 19, 2016

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Photo: A foggy start to the morning

A layer of fog covers a portion of Bountiful Tuesday morning. Read more »

Jan. 19, 2016

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Layton man accused of sexual activity with teen after helping her family move

Layton police have arrested a man after they say inappropriate text messages led to sexual contact with a 14-year-old neighbor. Read more »

Jan. 15, 2016

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Davis County save thousands by contracting inmates to help renovate jail

Rather than hire painters to renovate the Davis County Jail, corrections workers are hiring a set of inmates. Read more »

Jan. 15, 2016

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Layton police will seek charges against driver in death of student

Layton police announced Friday they intend to pursue criminal charges against a man accused of fatally striking a 17-year-old girl in a crosswalk near her high school. Read more »

Jan. 15, 2016

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Kaysville woman, St. George man killed in separate crashes

Two people were killed in separate crashes Wednesday and Thursday, including an auto-pedestrian accident in which the victim was impaired, according to the Utah Highway Patrol. Read more »

Jan. 14, 2016

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New solar training program launched at Hill AFB

A program aimed at propelling veterans into a new career path after leaving the military is taking off at Hill Air Force Base. The Solar Ready Vets program has begun training the first class of... Read more »

Jan. 14, 2016

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Police looking for gunman involved in 7 robberies in 3 counties

Investigators say they believe the same man is responsible for seven armed robberies of businesses in Salt Lake, Davis and Weber counties over the past month, and police are asking for the public's... Read more »

Jan. 12, 2016

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'An absolute tragedy': Layton High students gather to mourn loss of classmate

A Layton High School student and a Clearfield man in a wheelchair were both killed Monday in separate auto-pedestrian crashes in Layton. Read more »

Jan. 11, 2016

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UDOT holding open house on improvements to 650 North in Clearfield

The Utah Department of Transportation invites residents to attend a public open house to review and provide comments on proposed roadway improvements at the I-15/650 N. interchange in Clearfield. Read more »

Jan. 11, 2016

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Woman wanted in Layton stabbing surrenders to police

A woman wanted in connection with an apparent love triangle stabbing Sunday turned herself over to police early Monday. Read more »

Jan. 11, 2016

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'The Foreigner' to visit CenterPoint Legacy Theatre

Though “The Foreigner” has been performed locally in recent years, CenterPoint Legacy Theatre’s production will be different from what's gone before, according to director Jennie... Read more »

Jan. 8, 2016

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Syracuse hosting town hall meetings Jan. 13 and 20

Syracuse is holding another series of town hall meetings. Read more »

Jan. 8, 2016

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Layton looking to fill positions on 2 commissions

Layton officials are looking for residents interested in serving on either the new Recreation, Arts, Museum and Parks Advisory Commission, or the Parks and Recreation Commission. Read more »

Jan. 8, 2016

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Trial ordered for Layton man accused in abusive death of 2-year-old

Following testimony of the extensive injuries that killed a 2-year-old boy, Joshua Schoenenberger has been ordered to stand trial for aggravated murder of his girlfriend's son. Read more »

Jan. 7, 2016

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Candidate petitions causing more strife in Utah GOP

Sen. Todd Weiler, R-Woods Cross, has in three days gathered the 2,000 signatures he needs to get on the Republican primary election ballot this year under a controversial new state law. Read more »

Jan. 7, 2016

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Centerville to host ice fishing class Jan. 30

The Centerville Recreation Department is hosting an ice fishing class from 9 to 11 a.m. on Jan. 30 at the Farmington Pond, 750 N. 75 West in Farmington. Read more »

Jan. 7, 2016

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North Salt Lake establishes Safe Exchange Zone at City Hall

North Salt Lake and its police department have designated a Safe Exchange Zone in the west parking lot of City Hall, 10 E. Center. Read more »

Jan. 5, 2016

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Investigation finds more cases of hepatitis C at McKay-Dee, Davis hospitals

The Utah Department of Health has identified more patients exposed to hepatitis C in the investigation of McKay-Dee and Davis hospitals. Read more »

Jan. 5, 2016

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Davis County residents asked to express gratitude to military members

Davis County Health Department’s Family Health & Senior Services is organizing a letter-writing campaign to show gratitude to America’s deployed military members. Read more »

Jan. 5, 2016

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Police: Woman dead after leaping from rec center track

A Bountiful woman is dead after police say she deliberately jumped from a running track at the South Davis Recreation Center on Monday. Read more »

Jan. 4, 2016

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Mother of slain Layton toddler asks for disposition hearing

A Layton mother charged with obstructing justice in the death of her 2-year-old son, who died after police say he was violently beaten by her boyfriend, has waived a preliminary hearing. Read more »

Jan. 4, 2016

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Davis County offering caregiver classes

Davis County’s Family Caregiver Support Program is offering a six-week series of classes for individuals who care for family members that are elderly or frail. Read more »

Jan. 4, 2016

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Kaysville looking to fill seat on Planning Commission

Kaysville is looking for a qualified individual to fill a position on the Planning Commission through June 30. Applicants must have been a resident of the city for at least a year. Read more »

Jan. 4, 2016

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Remembering Utah's homicide victims of 2015

A look at the circumstances surrounding each of the homicide victims killed in Utah during 2015. Read more »

Jan. 4, 2016

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Davis rescuers working to get disoriented snowshoer off mountain

Rescue crews with the Davis County Sheriff's Office are trying to get a disoriented snowshoer off the mountain above Layton. The man, 24, went on a snowshoe excursion and became disoriented after... Read more »

Jan. 3, 2016

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Officer-involved killings down in Utah from 2014

Following a violent beginning to the year, a total of 10 men were killed in encounters with Utah police officers during 2015, down from 14 in 2014. Read more »

Jan. 2, 2016

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Gun violence, domestic abuse mark 2015 homicides

Sixty-three people became victims of homicide (the killing of one human being by another) in Utah in 2015, while 10 others died at the hands of police officers who used lethal force to protect... Read more »

Jan. 1, 2016

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Smog settles in as 2015 heads out

Smog settles over Davis County looking south toward Salt Lake City on New Year's Eve. Read more »

Dec. 31, 2015

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Centerville to pick up Christmas trees Jan. 9

Centerville city officials have announced that Christmas tree pickup has been scheduled for Saturday, Jan. 9. Read more »

Dec. 31, 2015

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North arm of Great Salt Lake ‘evaporating away’

For the first time since 1984, the Union Pacific Railroad's causeway breach is no longer facilitating an exchange of water and salt between the north and south arms of the Great Salt Lake. The lake... Read more »

Dec. 31, 2015

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230 new home permits handed out in Syracuse

Syracuse officials announced continued growth in the city, with 230 new home permits and 573 building permits issued in 2015. In addition, 110 new business licenses were handed out during the year. Read more »

Dec. 31, 2015

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'Model' legislation on religious and LGBT rights, prison relocation and the top Utah stories of 2015

For Utahns, 2015 was a year marked by defining legal decisions, big political headlines, poignant victory and heart-wrenching loss. Read more »

Dec. 31, 2015

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Consumer confidence down, spending up in December

The Zions Bank Utah Consumer Attitude Index registered at 108.9 for December — down 5.1 points. Declining expectations for the next six months was the main reason for the decline, as... Read more »

Dec. 29, 2015

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Family thanks trooper for protecting loved one with his cruiser

Trooper Scott Wilson was responding after midnight to multiple slide-offs and crashes on northbound I-15 near the Roy exit when his cruiser was hit by a pickup truck that had lost control. Read more »

Dec. 28, 2015

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Injured man cautions others to be careful when operating snowblower

Snowblowers are helpful tools but can turn dangerous in a split second if directions aren't followed carefully. Utah resident Marty Clark recently learned that painful lesson. Read more »

Dec. 28, 2015

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Cabela's hiring for new Farmington store

Cabela’s is now accepting online applications for approximately 175 full-time, part-time and seasonal positions at its new Farmington store. Read more »

Dec. 23, 2015

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