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Davis School District principal on leave after being accused of domestic violence

A Davis School District principal is on administrative leave after being arrested Friday.

UTA brings back Rider's License for the summer

The Utah Transit Authority is bringing back its Rider’s License for 6- to 18-year-olds this summer. The pass is good on TRAX, FrontRunner, the S-Line and local buses between June 1 and Aug. 31. Read more »

April 27, 2016

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Layton police want public's help locating missing woman

Layton police are seeking the public's help finding a woman missing since Monday morning. Read more »

April 26, 2016

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Crews extinguish asphalt fire at Woods Cross refinery

Crews knocked down an asphalt fire at the Foreland refinery in Woods Cross Tuesday that sent huge smoke plumes into the air. Read more »

April 26, 2016

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GOP's hard feelings over SB54 play part in forcing Herbert into primary with Johnson

Gov. Gary Herbert isn't the first popular governor Republican state convention delegates have forced into a primary election. Read more »

April 25, 2016

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I-15 traffic being joined at Hill Field Road for bridge work

Utah Department of Transportation crews will join southbound and northbound traffic on I-15 at the northbound bridge at the new Hill Field Road interchange on Wednesday, in preparation for the... Read more »

April 25, 2016

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USU Alumni Association inducts 5 into Hall of Honor

Utah State University’s Alumni Association honored five lifelong Aggies, including one posthumous induction, at its annual Alumni Hall of Honor induction in mid-April. Read more »

April 25, 2016

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Park City educator elected UEA president

Members of the Utah Education Association, the state's largest teacher's union, elected Heidi Matthews as the next president, UEA officials announced Monday. Read more »

April 25, 2016

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'There are good people left in this world': Police sergeant donates bike to teen

The flyers told the story. Anne Hilton posted them all over West Jordan, hoping to prove to her son that good people still exist. Read more »

April 24, 2016

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Utah Dems nominate Weinholtz to run for governor

Nearly two-thirds of the state's registered Democratic delegates turned out for the statewide convention Saturday, putting many of their candidates on the November ballot, including Mike Weinholtz. Read more »

April 23, 2016

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Less than 15 percent of candidates took signature-gathering path to primary ballot

Less than 15 percent of state and federal candidates successfully used Utah's new signature-gathering path to the primary ballot. Candidates who hired others to gather signatures for them paid... Read more »

April 23, 2016

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Toddler dies after drowning in pond outside Salt Lake County home, police say

A 22 month-old boy died after drowning in a pond Friday outside a northern Salt Lake County home, police said. Read more »

April 22, 2016

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Deseret News winners named in regional Top of the Rockies contest

The Deseret News claimed 11 wins, including five first-place finishes, in this year's Top of the Rockies regional journalism contest. Read more »

April 22, 2016

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Report: Higher starting wages part of the value of a Utah college education

The cost of attending college continues to go up in Utah and across the country. But the average starting wages for college graduates in the state is also on the rise, according to a recent... Read more »

April 22, 2016

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UDOT prepping Bountiful's 400 North for repaving

Starting this Sunday, the Utah Department of Transportation will begin work to prepare 400 North in Bountiful for a repaving project. Read more »

April 22, 2016

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Man involved in '96 motel murder charged with human trafficking

A man involved in the murder of a Woods Cross motel clerk 20 years ago now faces criminal charges for allegedly forcing two young women who feared he might kill them into prostitution. Read more »

April 22, 2016

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Former Utah Sen. Bob Bennett now dealing with stroke

Already suffering from pancreatic cancer, former Utah Sen. Bob Bennett had a stroke last week that paralyzed the left side of his body. Read more »

April 21, 2016

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Medical supply company owner headed to prison for health care fraud

The former owner of a Salt Lake medical equipment company is going to prison for filing false Medicare claims for power wheelchairs in a scheme known as "chiseling." Read more »

April 21, 2016

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Murder trial ordered for man accused in Sunset stabbing death

A man charged with murder in a fatal stabbing in Sunset last year has been ordered to stand trial. Read more »

April 21, 2016

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Cabela's opens Farmington store

Outdoor retailer Cabela's opened its second Utah location Thursday in Farmington. Read more »

April 21, 2016

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Bountiful man hit, killed on freeway

A Bountiful man was hit and killed by a semitrailer early Thursday after his car crashed on the I-80 freeway and he walked onto the road. Read more »

April 21, 2016

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Report: Utah still among the worst states for dirty air

Some Utah cities are still among the worst air quality in the country, despite improvement, according to a report from the American Lung Association. Read more »

April 20, 2016

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Herbert asks Legislature to fight against Bears Ears monument

State lawmakers will consider a resolution opposing President Barack Obama creating a new national monument in southeastern Utah when they go into special session next month. Read more »

April 20, 2016

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Judge declines to force Swallow prosecutors to turn over evidence

A judge sees no reason to force prosecutors to turn over evidence in former Utah Attorney General John Swallow's criminal case that they say they already have provided or will provide. Read more »

April 19, 2016

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City: Mediation likely in finding solution for remaining North Salt Lake landslide repairs

City leaders are looking to mediation with residents, utility companies and others this summer to find a permanent solution to the remaining repairs needed on the North Salt Lake landslide. Read more »

April 19, 2016

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Novatek chief to keynote WSU's commencement April 29

David Hall, an accomplished innovator and leader with more than 850 granted and pending patents to his name, will deliver the keynote address and receive an honorary degree during Weber State... Read more »

April 19, 2016

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Utah becomes first state to declare pornography a public health crisis

Utah became the first state in the country to declare pornography a public health crisis, and called on the industry and businesses Tuesday to help keep "evil, degrading, addictive" materials away... Read more »

April 19, 2016

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Smoking car leads deputy to discovery of drugs, explosives

A smoking vehicle led to the discovery of drugs and explosives, and the arrest of six people Monday in North Salt Lake. Read more »

April 19, 2016

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‘The Nest’ author to sign books May 3 in Farmington

The Davis County Library will host New York Times best-selling author Kenneth Oppel on Tuesday, May 3, at 7 p.m., at the Headquarters Branch, 133 S Main. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Read more »

April 19, 2016

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Democratic gubernatorial candidates fire at GOP governor, lawmakers in debate

Democratic gubernatorial candidates Vaughn Cook and Mike Weinholtz took aim at Utah's Republican-dominated state government more than each other in their first debate Monday. Read more »

April 18, 2016

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Three Utah gubernatorial candidates announce running mates

Three gubernatorial candidates announced their pick for lieutenant governor Monday. Read more »

April 18, 2016

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Days of '47 queen, court crowned

A young woman who completed her LDS Church mission in Italy just two weeks ago has been crowned the Days of '47 queen for 2016. Baylee Rose Hogan was selected queen among 20 contestants from Utah... Read more »

April 18, 2016

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Governor, legislative leaders agree to restore vetoed education funds

Gov. Gary Herbert will call state lawmakers into special session next month to restore nearly $4.8 million in education funding he vetoed in March. Read more »

April 18, 2016

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Another poll shows Sanders would beat Trump in Utah

Self-described Democratic socialist Sen. Bernie Sanders would beat Republican billionaire Donald Trump in Utah if they face each other for president, and it wouldn't be close. Read more »

April 18, 2016

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Take Pride in Clearfield Day is April 30

Take Pride in Clearfield Day — a citywide cleanup initiative — is set for Saturday, April 30. Read more »

April 18, 2016

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Federal judge upholds controversial Utah election law

A federal judge late Friday upheld the state's controversial new election law that the Utah Republican Party tried to get thrown out with two separate lawsuits. Read more »

April 15, 2016

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Utah unemployment rate at 3.5 percent

Utah’s nonfarm payroll employment for March 2016 grew by an estimated 3.3 percent, adding 44,400 jobs to the economy compared to last March. Utah’s current employment rate registered at... Read more »

April 15, 2016

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Red carpet welcomes equine stars of ‘Odysseo’

SANDY — The last of the equine stars of Cavalia's “Odysseo” arrived in Utah for their stay under the White Big Top, part of a caravan of 110 semitrailer trucks moving the biggest... Read more »

April 15, 2016

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Geologists, residents see more movement in North Salt Lake landslide

Geologists and residents in recent weeks observed two small slope failures on unrepaired portions of the North Salt Lake landslide. Read more »

April 14, 2016

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April 28 workshop to focus on shaping downtown Clearfield

Clearfield residents and businesses are invited to the final workshop on the future of downtown on Thursday, April 28, from 6:30 8:30 p.m. at City Hall, 55 S. State Street. Read more »

April 14, 2016

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Utah GOP should be held in contempt if it doesn't comply with SB54, state says

State lawyers say the Utah Republican Party should be held in contempt for telling two different courts it would comply with Utah's controversial election law and then saying the opposite in court... Read more »

April 14, 2016

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Low oil prices could help improve Utah's air quality

Oil and gas producers as well as state regulators joined the Governor's Office of Energy Development at a conference Thursday in Duchesne County to discuss unique challenges associated with Uinta... Read more »

April 14, 2016

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UTA rejects distance-based fares; plans to upgrade Wi-Fi

The Utah Transit Authority board of trustees voted Wednesday against imposing distance-based fares after extensive public input. UTA also announced that Wi-Fi service on its commuter rail and... Read more »

April 14, 2016

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Intermountain Healthcare breaks ground on new Layton hospital

Intermountain Healthcare is building a new hospital in Layton, at 201 W. Layton Parkway. It is expected to open in mid-2018. Read more »

April 14, 2016

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Apple CEO Tim Cook to headline Utah Technology Council event

Apple president and CEO Tim Cook will be the keynote speaker at the Utah Technology Council's Hall of Fame celebration in September. Read more »

April 13, 2016

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Utah GOP tells court it won't comply with controversial election law

The Utah Republican Party doesn't intend to comply with the state's controversial election law, even after the Utah Supreme Court rejected its arguments that political parties and not candidates... Read more »

April 13, 2016

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Stream study provides insight for water storage in the West

A new study probing the potential impacts of a warming climate on streamflows in the West suggests that management of key storage reservoirs will be more important than ever. The study involved a... Read more »

April 12, 2016

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Farmington Cabela's gearing up for April 21 grand opening

Fishing reels are displayed at the new Cabela's in Farmington on Tuesday. The 70,000-square-foot store is scheduled to open on Thursday, April 21. Read more »

April 12, 2016

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Former Attorney General John Swallow wants criminal charges against him thrown out

Ex-Attorney General John Swallow wants the criminal charges against him thrown out because he says investigators wrongfully seized protected emails between him and his former lawyer. Read more »

April 12, 2016

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Extradited from Mexico, man ordered to stand trial on 2008 Utah slaying

Returned to Utah from Mexico last year, a man suspected of brutally stabbing his girlfriend to death and leaving her body in a cemetery in 2008 has been ordered to stand trial. Read more »

April 12, 2016

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Kearns-Tribune, Deseret News ask judge to toss antitrust lawsuit

Kearns-Tribune and Deseret News Publishing Co. asked a federal judge Monday to throw out a lawsuit challenging the joint operating agreement between Salt Lake City's two daily newspapers. Read more »

April 11, 2016

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