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Woods Cross to usher in new water treatment plant

The public is invited to tour and attend the ribbon-cutting event of the Woods Cross' new water treatment plant,...

What to do after the presents are opened? Here are some options for Christmas Day activities

Here is a variety of things to do on Christmas Day in the Salt Lake area. Read more »

Dec. 24, 2014

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Farmington will pick up Christmas trees

Farmington will pick up Christmas trees on Saturday, Jan. 10. Read more »

Dec. 24, 2014

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Bountiful family receives early Christmas present

Heather Woody is raising three boys with varying degrees of autism spectrum disorders. Basketball is the one thing that helps calm them down. Several months ago, Woody got rid of a hoop because it... Read more »

Dec. 24, 2014

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Kaysville offering Christmas tree pickup

Kaysville will offer Christmas tree pickup after the holidays. Read more »

Dec. 23, 2014

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Man shot by police in Ogden restaurant fired first, prosecutors say

A man shot by police inside a popular Ogden restaurant in November is out of the hospital and in the Weber County Jail facing charges of attempted homicide. Read more »

Dec. 19, 2014

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Teen with gun arrested following search in Roy

A 17-year-old boy was arrested and booked into a juvenile detention facility Thursday night following a gun scare. Read more »

Dec. 19, 2014

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Farmington Youth City Council taking applications

Youths in the city have the opportunity to serve on the Farmington Youth City Council. Read more »

Dec. 17, 2014

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Centerville seeks Eagle Scouts for centennial

Centerville city officials would like Boy Scouts to help with celebration of the city's centennial next year. Read more »

Dec. 17, 2014

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Gun in accidental shooting death had been in dad's pocket, warrant states

As the investigation into the accidental shooting death of a 12-year-old girl inside her Kaysville home finishes, some new details have been unveiled in a recently-released search warrant. Read more »

Dec. 17, 2014

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Photos: Holiday DUI enforcement campaign kicks off

Law enforcement officials from throughout the state, along with parents who have lost children as a result of being hit by a drunken driver, pleaded with motorists to stay safe on the roads during... Read more »

Dec. 16, 2014

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West Davis County roadwork to start in March

Construction will begin next year on 3000 West from Hooper through West Point and Clinton to Bluff Road in Syracuse. Roadwork will begin March 2015 with an expected completion December 2015. Read more »

Dec. 16, 2014

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Schools get their grades and a dose of criticism

This year's report cards for Utah's schools show about the same distribution of A, B, C, D and F grades as last year, but with several new calculation metrics, according to data released Monday by... Read more »

Dec. 16, 2014

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Water world: Can the water supply be protected as the state grows?

Protecting the Wasatch Canyons watershed has not always been easy, or without controversy, lawsuits and accusations. The snow that falls in the mountain is 60 percent of the water supply so the... Read more »

Dec. 15, 2014

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Overview of the Deseret News water series: A look at water challenges in Utah

In a multi-part series examining the state of water in Utah, reporter Amy Joi O'Donoghue looks at issues like pipeline construction, restrictions on water, water rights and development and the... Read more »

Dec. 15, 2014

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Education leaders 'cautiously optimistic' about graduation rate increases

Utah's high school graduation rate continues to climb, with minority students taking a larger share diplomas awarded, according to a report released Thursday by the Utah State Office of Education. Read more »

Dec. 12, 2014

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Flu rates rise; officials urge shots, hand washing, covering coughs

Flu rates have doubled in the past few weeks and health officials urge people to get a flu shot, wash hands and cover their cough. There have been problems with this year's strain, but it can still... Read more »

Dec. 10, 2014

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Bicycle enthusiast with 'great spirit' hit, killed by train in Woods Cross

A 49-year-old man with special needs was hit and killed by a train Tuesday morning. Family members say he probably had no idea a train was coming. Read more »

Dec. 9, 2014

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Photos: Utah Winter Faire taking place in Farmington this weekend

The Utah Winter Faire is a family-oriented event that combines elements of renaissance faires with steampunk, fantasy, pirate and more. Read more »

Dec. 5, 2014

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Judge issues warrant for man charged with nude sunbathing

A judge issued an arrest warrant for a 77-year-old Farmington man who police say was sunbathing nude in his backyard next to a church parking lot. Read more »

Dec. 4, 2014

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2600 South in Bountiful to close for I-15 work

Portions of 2600 South in Bountiful will close for construction this week. Read more »

Dec. 1, 2014

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Teen intended to 'open fire' on fellow Fremont High students, police say

A 16-year-old Fremont High student was arrested Monday after police say he took a loaded gun to school intending to "open fire" on fellow students. Read more »

Dec. 1, 2014

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12-year-old Adelaide Clinger remembered for love of social media, 'infectious smile'

Twelve-year-old Adelaide Clinger, known as Addy to her friends and family, was remembered at her funeral service Saturday for her love of social media and ability to "light up a room with an... Read more »

Nov. 29, 2014

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Why is my child punished? Finding solutions to uneven discipline in Utah schools

Heavy-handed school discipline is disproportionately administered to minorities and students with disabilities, according to researchers. But solutions are emerging to address disciplinary... Read more »

Nov. 29, 2014

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Utah State's Kevin Whimpey is an athlete, student, husband, new father and LDS ward clerk

USU offensive lineman Kevin Whimpey is wearing many hats these days, including husband, college football player, student, ward clerk and new father. Read more »

Nov. 26, 2014

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2 Bountiful girls charged with faking elaborate kidnapping

Two Bountiful girls have been charged with making up an elaborate kidnapping story, claiming they were taken at knife point, tied up and held hostage for 19 hours before eventually escaping 75... Read more »

Nov. 26, 2014

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