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11 employees honored with CARE Awards by Davis School District

Davis School District has honored 11 employees with CARE Awards.

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 »

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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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Wartime relics at Hill Aerospace Museum having restorative work done

Contractors are taking three weeks to repaint five planes and two missiles at the Hill Air Force Base Aerospace Museum. Read more »

May 12, 2015

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Body found in river identified as Clearfield woman

A woman found dead in an overturned car in the Jordan River over the weekend has been identified as a Clearfield woman. Read more »

May 12, 2015

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Morgan vs. Salt Lake County: Data explores how location impacts income mobility

According to data gathered by researchers Raj Chetty and Nathaniel Hendren, when it comes to poor families and income mobility, location matters in Utah — and everywhere else. Chetty and... Read more »

May 10, 2015

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Q-and-A with Kim Burningham, a true elder statesman

After all he's seen in his decades in politics, Kim Burningham has a lot to say about the status quo. Read more »

May 10, 2015

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Fire destroys Kaysville home, strikes power lines

A couple lost their home to a fire Friday evening after it was worsened by a propane tank explosion. Read more »

May 8, 2015

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Layton man sent to prison in baby's death

A Layton man who pleaded guilty to shaking and killing his girlfriend's 11-month-old baby has been sentenced to prison. Read more »

May 8, 2015

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State School Board opens revised math, arts standards for public comment

The Utah State Board of Education voted Friday to release revisions for high school math and K-12 arts standards for public comment. The board also approved changes to the process for developing... Read more »

May 8, 2015

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Aircraft noise to increase as Hill Air Force Base conducts weapons training

Residents near Hill Air Force Base may notice an increase in aircraft noise through Thursday, May 14. Read more »

May 8, 2015

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Tour highlights community effort to clean drinking water in Woods Cross

A $5 million investment in a drinking water treatment plant is helping Woods Cross eliminate a more than 30-year-old contamination problem that has impacted groundwater supplies. The pollution... Read more »

May 8, 2015

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Lawmaker wants audit of prison relocation figures

A state lawmaker is calling for an audit of what he labeled an "exorbitant" estimate of the economic benefits of moving the Utah State Prison from Draper. Read more »

May 7, 2015

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