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Police: Man who stole pricey guitars from two Utah stores arrested

A man allegedly responsible for the theft of two pricey guitars this week from different stores was arrested.

Layton police remind residents of common code violations

The Layton Police Department wants to remind residents of some the most common code enforcement violations in the city. Read more »

March 30, 2016

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Money in place for new state liquor store in Syracuse

Money for a new state liquor store in Davis County was among several alcohol-related measures Utah lawmakers approved in the legislative session that ended earlier this month. Read more »

March 29, 2016

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Stericycle emissions permit up for review for Tooele County location

The Utah Division of Air Quality has opened up a public comment period on a proposed emissions permit for Stericycle to operate in its new location in Tooele County. A public hearing is also set... Read more »

March 29, 2016

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Driver who hit pedestrian never slowed or stopped to help, warrant states

The driver of a vehicle that critically injured the adult son of the Davis County sheriff's chief deputy never slowed down or stopped to help, according to three newly unsealed search warrant... Read more »

March 29, 2016

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Mother and her boyfriend charged with child abandonment

A Woods Cross mother and her boyfriend are facing child abandonment charges after police say they told a 13-year-old boy to walk 5 miles home on a chilly December evening. Read more »

March 29, 2016

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Associated grocery store pharmacies now carry overdose reversal drug

Some of Utah's most popular independent grocery stores and pharmacies will now make naloxone, an overdose reversal drug, available without a prescription. Read more »

March 28, 2016

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Photos: Late winter storm brings rain and snow along the Wasatch Front

Cyclists and pedestrians make their way in the rain and snow in Salt Lake City as a winter storm hits the Wasatch Front on Monday, March 28, 2016. Read more »

March 28, 2016

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UDOT, Layton city conducting study on I-15 crossing project

The Utah Department of Transportation and Layton city are conducting an environmental study and design for a new east-west connection across I-15 between state Route 126 and Hill Field Road. Read more »

March 28, 2016

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Some Davis County residents concerned about potential highway markers

A new highway could be coming to western Davis County as an alternative to I-15 but some residents are concerned about survey markers that are popping up in neighborhoods. Read more »

March 28, 2016

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Late winter storm slated to hit Utah

The National Weather Service in Salt Lake City is warning Utah residents that a late winter storm will impact the state Monday through Wednesday, dumping up to 2 feet of new snow in the northern... Read more »

March 27, 2016

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Widow of Centerville man killed by police files federal lawsuit

The family of a man shot and killed by Centerville police in 2014 has filed a federal civil lawsuit against the city and the officer who fired the fatal shot. Read more »

March 25, 2016

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'Huge' rise in STDs alarms Utah health officials

Experts are alarmed by what they say is a huge rise in gonorrhea cases in Utah falling largely on communities that have historically been considered low-risk. Read more »

March 25, 2016

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Education association honors Davis elementary school librarian

Lawni Hamblin, a media specialist at Davis School District’s Bluff Ridge Elementary, has a gift for igniting even the most reluctant reader’s interest. That gift is the reason she has... Read more »

March 25, 2016

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Utah voter priorities shifting to reflect concern with health care, environment

The Utah Foundation 2016 Priorities Project reveals Utah voters are most concerned about health care, with a few environmental issues also showing up among their Top 10 priorities. Read more »

March 25, 2016

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Kaysville to host event on preventing child sex abuse April 5

Kaysville is set to host its free annual child sex abuse event — “The Power of One: Breaking the Cycle of Child Abuse” — on Tuesday, April 5, from 6:30-8:30 p.m., at the Kaysville Police Department, 80 N. Main. Read more »

March 25, 2016

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DWR recommends more deer hunting permits

Deer hunters might have a better chance of drawing a buck deer hunting permit this year as biologists with the Division of Wildlife Resources are recommending more general buck deer hunting permits... Read more »

March 25, 2016

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Jury finds Jeremy Johnson guilty of just 8 of 86 charges against him

A key figure in the criminal cases against ex-Utah Attorneys General John Swallow and Mark Shurtleff was found not guilty of 78 of the 86 charges against him Friday. Ryan Riddle was found guilty of... Read more »

March 25, 2016

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Highlights of the 200-plus bills Utah's governor has signed

Utah's governor has signed more than half of the 474 bills state legislators passed during the 2016 session. Read more »

March 24, 2016

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Pages Lane construction in West Bountiful expected to be finished in June

Construction on Pages Lane between 800 West and I-15 in West Bountiful will take place between now and the end of June. Read more »

March 24, 2016

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Farmington seeks volunteers for April 2 spring cleanup

Farmington is looking for volunteers to spruce up the town during a spring cleanup on Saturday, April 2, beginning at 8 a.m. Read more »

March 24, 2016

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Community garden plots available in North Salt Lake

North Salt Lake is offering community garden plots for rent. Read more »

March 24, 2016

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Census: Epicenter of Utah population growth shifting to Utah County

Utah County could soon be gaining a larger number of people each year than Salt Lake County thanks to a thriving tech industry and overall economic opportunity that are bringing in a steady stream... Read more »

March 23, 2016

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Syracuse man pleads guilty to reduced DUI charge in cyclist's death

A Syracuse man has pleaded guilty to a reduced charge of automobile homicide after hitting and killing a cyclist while drunk in 2014. Read more »

March 23, 2016

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Proposition 1 open houses begin Thursday

The Utah Transit Authority has scheduled five open houses to gather feedback on proposed Proposition 1 service improvements. Read more »

March 23, 2016

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Tax Commission warns Utahns to be aware of 'spoofing' scam

Utah State Tax Commission officials are warning taxpayers to be on guard for telephone fraudsters who are attempting to steal identity and money by calling people from what appears to be the... Read more »

March 23, 2016

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Rare acoustic guitars stolen from Park City store

Nearly a dozen high-end acoustic guitars were stolen from a music store in Park City Monday night. Read more »

March 23, 2016

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Sanders wins big, but Utah Democratic Party still hasn't awarded delegates

Bernie Sanders trounced Hillary Clinton in the Utah presidential preference caucus Tuesday, but state Democratic Party officials still didn't know Wednesday how many delegates to award the Vermont... Read more »

March 23, 2016

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Bernie Sanders defeats Hillary Clinton in Utah Democratic presidential caucus

Sen. Bernie Sanders appears to have had a big night at Utah's first-ever presidential preference caucus. Read more »

March 22, 2016

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Our favorite pictures taken from the long caucus lines

Take a look at some of the best photos we've received from Utahns who braved long lines and cold temperatures to cast their vote. Read more »

March 22, 2016

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PHOTOS: Big Bad Wolf has his day in court

Plaintiff Big Bad Wolf (Brody Rolfson) listens as third-grade students from Kaysville's Endeavor Elementary conducts a mock trial with 2nd District Court Judge Thomas Kay at the Farmington... Read more »

March 22, 2016

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What voters should know before Utah's presidential preference caucus

Democratic and Republican party leaders are expecting a large turnout for Tuesday's neighborhood caucus meetings in what they're saying could be an influential vote. Read more »

March 22, 2016

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Utahns have lots to chew on heading into presidential preference caucus

After months of saying he'd like to see a governor in the White House, Gov. Gary Herbert endorsed Republican Sen. Ted Cruz for president on Monday, a move Ohio Gov. John Kasich's Utah campaign... Read more »

March 22, 2016

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'Droves' of voters cram caucuses, face delays, ballot shortages

Unprecedented numbers of Utahns flooded voting sites across the Wasatch Front for the state's first presidential preference caucus — jamming up lines, creating major delays, and even leading... Read more »

March 22, 2016

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Construction to force closure of HAFB’s south gate for 8 weeks

The Hill Air Force Base south gate will close for up to eight weeks, beginning Tuesday, March 22, to install new speed tables and a new wedge barrier. Read more »

March 21, 2016

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Nominee named to fill Davis County Justice Court vacancy

The Davis County Nominating Commission has announced the appointment of John Carl Ynchausti to fill the Davis County Justice Court vacancy. Ynchausti will replace Judge Jerald L. Jensen, who resigned on Oct. 30, 2015. Read more »

March 21, 2016

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Statewide ceremonies to honor Vietnam vets, spouses

The Utah Department of Veterans & Military Affairs will hold six ceremonies throughout the state in March and April to pay tribute to Vietnam veterans and their spouses on the 50th anniversary of... Read more »

March 21, 2016

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UTA changing schedules April 10

Sunday, April 10, is a Utah Transit Authority schedule change day, and with it will comes new additions to UTA’s bus service. Read more »

March 21, 2016

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Utah urges local ownership of some federal water projects

A resolution passed this last session by Utah lawmakers encourages Utah's congressional delegation to seek a title transfer for ownership of some federal water projects. Those transfers have... Read more »

March 21, 2016

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Utah unemployment rate steady at 3.4 percent

February’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate remained unchanged from last month’s rate of 3.4 percent. The national unemployment rate remained unchanged from January at 4.9 percent. Read more »

March 20, 2016

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Poll: Honesty and integrity top traits Utahns value

In a new Deseret News/KSL poll, registered voters overwhelmingly identified honesty and integrity as the most important personal characteristics they look for in a presidential candidate. Read more »

March 20, 2016

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Poll: Utah would vote for a Democrat for president over Trump

If Donald Trump becomes the Republican Party's nominee, Utahns would vote for a Democrat for president in November for the first time in more than 50 years, according to a new Deseret News/KSL poll. Read more »

March 20, 2016

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Utah ranks last in school breakfast participation

Utah ranks last in student participation in school breakfast programs, as only about a third of eligible, low-income students take part. Efforts are under way to change the perception of such... Read more »

March 19, 2016

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Mitt Romney to vote for Texas Sen. Ted Cruz in Utah presidential caucus

Mitt Romney, the 2012 GOP presidential nominee, posted on Facebook that he would encourage others to vote for Texas Sen. Ted Cruz "so that we can have an open convention and nominate a Republican." Read more »

March 18, 2016

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Utah voters driven most by economy, national security, poll shows

What's driving Utah voters? The most important issues are the economy, national security and health. Read more »

March 18, 2016

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Live blog: Trump takes campaign to Utah

Four of the five main presidential candidates are scheduled for appearances in Utah this weekend, ahead of the state's presidential preference caucuses. Follow Friday events live: Live Blog... Read more »

March 18, 2016

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Governor kicks off 30th annual Scouting for Food event

Gov. Gary Herbert kicks off the 30th annual Scouting for Food event by being the first to donate to this year’s food drive benefiting Utah Food Bank, regional food banks, and emergency... Read more »

March 17, 2016

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Bountiful fire destroys makeshift residence, damages cars, power lines

A fire caused by a space heater destroyed a makeshift living area between two apartment complexes in Bountiful and caused $60,000 in damage Thursday, authorities said. Read more »

March 17, 2016

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Photos: Mild weather springing up

A hiker takes in a view of the Wasatch Mountains from the Bonneville Shoreline Trail in Salt Lake City on Wednesday. Read more »

March 17, 2016

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Trump, Sanders, Cruz, Kasich all campaigning in Utah

Donald Trump, the front-runner in the GOP presidential race, is scheduled to make a campaign stop in Salt Lake City early Friday evening. Read more »

March 17, 2016

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There's still time to register for the GOP presidential caucus

Republicans who plan to cast their ballots online for the March 22 Presidential Caucus have until Thursday before midnight to register with the GOP. Read more »

March 16, 2016

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