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Researchers in Utah working on ways to identify Zika more quickly

Co-Diagnostics Inc. in Bountiful is working to find ways to identify Zika faster, particularly in the poorer countries.

Ex-jail officer ordered to stand trial in custodial sexual relations case

A former corrections officer was ordered Wednesday to stand trial on allegations of illegal sexual conduct with a female inmate. Read more »

Oct. 21, 2015

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New report shows Utah families may pay up to $140 more in taxes

A Utah family earning $50,000 a year could end up paying nearly an additional $140 annually in gas, property and sales taxes thanks to the 2015 Legislature. Read more »

Oct. 21, 2015

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Man charged with murdering wife's ex-husband outside Bountiful home

A man accused of killing his wife's ex-husband outside in an attack outside a Bountiful home was charged Tuesday with murder. Read more »

Oct. 20, 2015

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Bountiful, 64 other Utah cities canceling local elections this year

In 65 cities across Utah, local officials have canceled municipal elections this year because there was nothing to vote for. Read more »

Oct. 20, 2015

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CenterPoint offers sighs and thrills with 'Aida'

CenterPoint Legacy Theatre offers plenty of sighs and thrills in its current production of "Aida." Read more »

Oct. 19, 2015

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New Red Cross app helps people prepare for floods

A new Red Cross app gives real-time information about flooding and flash floods. Read more »

Oct. 19, 2015

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Skypark Airport in Woods Cross reopens after $1.2M renovation

The Skypark Airport in Woods Cross reopened Thursday after being closed during a monthlong renovation. The old runway was falling apart, and a $1.2 million redo was necessary to accommodate the... Read more »

Oct. 16, 2015

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Man killed in Bountiful beating was the ex-husband of alleged attacker's wife

A Bountiful man who police believe killed his wife's ex-husband Wednesday continued to attack the man after he was on the ground bleeding and injured, and at one point paused to take a picture of... Read more »

Oct. 15, 2015

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One man dead, another arrested after fight in front of Bountiful home

One man is dead and another was arrested for investigation of murder Wednesday after police say an altercation in front of a Bountiful home turned deadly. Read more »

Oct. 15, 2015

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NAACP asks Utah man to remove hangman Halloween decoration

A Utah man says he won't take down a hangman decoration that's part of his annual Halloween display, despite a complaint from the NAACP that the decoration simulates the lynching of African-Americans. Read more »

Oct. 14, 2015

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City leaders consider stricter development ordinance after North Salt Lake landslide

As repairs continue on the landslide in North Salt Lake, city leaders are considering a new ordinance they say would enhance current policies to reduce the risk of future geologic problems, large... Read more »

Oct. 13, 2015

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Charges filed against Clinton man accused of molesting neighborhood girls

Charges have been filed against a Clinton man accused of sexually abusing neighborhood girls for the past 10 years. Read more »

Oct. 10, 2015

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PHOTOS: Students try to break record for most chopsticks laid end to end

Students at Jennie P Stewart Elementary School try to break the Guinness World Record for the most chopsticks laid end to end. The goal was to place 3,000 chopsticks around the school track. Read more »

Oct. 9, 2015

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Road work to begin on state Route 193 in Layton

Crews will begin working on a new traffic signal on state Route 193 at Greyhawk Drive (1700 East) Monday, Oct. 12. Read more »

Oct. 9, 2015

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UDOT opens new turn lanes aimed at easing congestion at busy Layton interchange

The Utah Department of Transportation Friday announced the completion of the first of four ThrU Turn lanes to be placed in the high-traffic area. The newest turn is located on the east side of... Read more »

Oct. 9, 2015

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State School Board: Parental opt-out law doesn't apply to civics test graduation requirement

Members of the State School Board gave preliminary approval Thursday to a policy that would clarify how parents can opt their children out of state-mandated tests at school. Read more »

Oct. 8, 2015

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Charges: Layton man told ex-girlfriend 'you're done' during sexual assault, attempted kidnapping

A Layton man who allegedly tried to duct tape and sexually assault his ex-girlfriend last week told her "you're done" when he began to attack her, according to charges filed Thursday. Read more »

Oct. 8, 2015

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Report: Workplace-related deaths up nearly 46 percent in 2014

Workplace fatalities statewide increased significantly in 2014 compared with the previous year, according to a Utah Labor Commission report released Wednesday. Read more »

Oct. 7, 2015

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Layton man charged with impersonating a federal officer to get into Salt Lake Comic Con

Jonathon M. Wall, 29, was charged Wednesday in federal court with two counts of impersonation of a federal officer for allegedly claiming he was seeking a fugitive to get an all-access pass at Salt... Read more »

Oct. 7, 2015

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AAA Center opens call center in Clearfield, bringing 750 jobs

Millions of motorists will be getting help from the new AAA call center in Clearfield. It opened Wednesday and also brought 750 jobs to the area. Read more »

Oct. 7, 2015

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Bountiful man suspects his dog was beaten, poisoned

A Bountiful man found his dog beaten and struggling to walk in backyard of his home. The dog's injuries were so severe he had to be put down. Now, the owner is asking for help finding who is... Read more »

Oct. 7, 2015

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Clinton man accused of molesting neighbor girls

A man who police say had the "fun" house where neighborhood girls would hang out has been arrested for allegedly assaulting at least three young girls. Read more »

Oct. 6, 2015

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Convicted Davis County burglar arrested in yet another burglary

A man with an extensive history of burglary-related arrests and convictions was arrested yet again over the weekend in Syracuse. Read more »

Oct. 6, 2015

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Express lanes between North Salt Lake and Farmington now open

The Utah Department of Transportation announced that all features of the newly completed express lanes between North Salt Lake and Farmington are now open to motorists. Read more »

Oct. 6, 2015

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Layton man attempts to duct tape, rape woman, police say

A man who police say attempted to duct tape and assault a former girlfriend was arrested over the weekend in Layton. Read more »

Oct. 5, 2015

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Davis School District hopes $298M bond will ease space, facilities problems

The Davis School District is hoping voters will approve a $298 million bond to build three or four new schools and make needed upgrades at existing campuses. Read more »

Oct. 3, 2015

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Missing 18-month-old Layton boy found unharmed, mother jailed

An 18-month-old boy missing since Monday was found unharmed Friday, police said. Read more »

Oct. 3, 2015

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Layton police searching for endangered child and mother

Layton police are searching for Morgan Green, 29, and her 18-month-old son Greyson, who police say is considered to be in danger. Read more »

Oct. 2, 2015

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Man with a gun? It was just a cellphone, police say

Syracuse Junior High School and Syracuse Elementary initiated a lock down Friday afternoon after police say a junior high employee mistook a passerby's cellphone clip for a gun. Read more »

Oct. 2, 2015

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CenterPoint plans 'edgier' take on classic love story 'Aida'

Set in Egypt, "Aida" centers on Radames, an Egyptian prince, who finds himself falling in love with Aida, a Nubian princess and slave, all under the nose of his betrothed, Amneris. The show opens... Read more »

Oct. 2, 2015

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Bountiful woman killed in I-215 crash

A Bountiful woman is dead after drifting off the road and striking an overpass on I-215 early Friday. Read more »

Oct. 2, 2015

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'Seconds count': Children learn fire safety at Layton Fire Department open house

Children were treated to fire engine rides and watched an earthquake preparedness presentation from the Utah Fire Marshal's Office at the annual Kendall O. Bryant Fire Prevention Open House on... Read more »

Sept. 30, 2015

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Crews making 'good progress' in landslide repairs, expect completion by November

Crews are now several weeks into the remediation of the landslide in North Salt Lake, and city leaders say the project is on track to be complete by November. Read more »

Sept. 30, 2015

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DUI driver sentenced to prison for killing pedestrian in Clearfield crosswalk

A North Salt Lake man was sentenced to up to 15 years in prison for hitting and killing a pedestrian in a Clearfield crosswalk last year. Read more »

Sept. 30, 2015

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Husband and wife caught in kitchen fire while cooking breakfast

A West Bountiful couple found their kitchen in flames when a grease fire broke out as they were cooking breakfast Wednesday. Read more »

Sept. 30, 2015

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New Medicaid expansion plan unveiled to lawmakers

Lawmakers got their first look Tuesday at what's being called UtahAccess+, the new Medicaid expansion plan put together by Gov. Gary Herbert and Republican legislative leaders. Read more »

Sept. 29, 2015

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2 specially trained dogs help kids on the autism spectrum come out of their shells

Service dogs have helped improve the lives of people with physical difficulties. But dogs can also be a big help to kids who are trying to cope with mental and emotional problems. Read more »

Sept. 29, 2015

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EPA grant to will help buy 15 cleaner school buses in Utah

A $500,000 grant will help five school districts in Utah cut costs to replace older school buses with a fleet of cleaner vehicles. Read more »

Sept. 29, 2015

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Health department urges safe disposal of prescription medications

Prescription medications cause more deaths in Utah than illicit drugs, regardless of how they are obtained, according to the state health department. Read more »

Sept. 26, 2015

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Clearfield apartment set on fire by woman tenant met online, police say

Police say a Clearfield man's apartment was set on fire by a woman he met through an online dating service. Read more »

Sept. 24, 2015

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Layton High School educator wins teaching awards

Tim Feltner, a Layton High School technology and engineering educator for the last 15 years, was honored by the Utah Air Force Association for his teaching methods. Read more »

Sept. 24, 2015

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‘Clean out your medicine cabinet’ event to be held Saturday

Several local, state and federal agencies are partnering for a “take-back” event to prevent pill abuse, theft and harm to the environment. Read more »

Sept. 24, 2015

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Human resources professionals weigh benefits, risks of hiring people with criminal histories

A growing number of employers no longer ask on job applications whether job seekers have criminal convictions, a trend driven by a need to fill positions with otherwise qualified applicants and... Read more »

Sept. 24, 2015

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Washington man wanted for alleged sexual activity with Layton teen stabs self

A Spokane, Washington, man charged last week in Utah with engaging in unlawful sexual activity with a minor remained hospitalized Wednesday after police say he stabbed himself numerous times,... Read more »

Sept. 23, 2015

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Kaysville man charged with 10 felonies in alleged investment scam

Dean Hamilton was charged with 10 felonies after allegedly conning 15 clients into investing nearly $900,000 in fraudulent companies for which he received more than $30,000 in direct compensation. Read more »

Sept. 22, 2015

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Adult obesity shows uptick in Utah

Is Utah losing its edge on adult obesity? As the U.S. held steady last year, adult obesity rates in the Beehive State ticked upward. Read more »

Sept. 21, 2015

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Beams to be installed on new I-15 bridges in Layton

Work will continue next week on new bridges over Hill Field Road in Layton. Read more »

Sept. 18, 2015

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Lagoon named Park of the Year by Amusement Today

Lagoon has been honored as 2015 Park of the Year by an amusement park publication. Read more »

Sept. 18, 2015

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Firefighter, Clearfield High teacher hospitalized after exposure to unknown gas

A Clearfield High School teacher and a fireman were hospitalized Wednesday after a mishap with a large gas canister in a classroom. Read more »

Sept. 16, 2015

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Police identify victim in Sunset stabbing death

Police have identified the name of a man stabbed to death overnight Tuesday in Sunset. Read more »

Sept. 16, 2015

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