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Annual car show at Maverik Center benefits local elementary school

Kenworth Sales Co. hosted its annual car show at Maverik Center in West Valley City; benefits go to local school.

Police: Man kidnapped after reporting his car as stolen

Daniel Bautista Gallardo, Blas Gabriel Garcia, and Saun Hamzic each were charged Wednesday in 3rd District Court with aggravated robbery and aggravated kidnapping, both first-degree felonies. Read more »

May 27, 2015

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S.L. man faces charges in rock-beats-knife conflict

A Salt Lake man who brandished a knife in a rock-beats-knife conflict Tuesday faces charges for his alleged actions. James Gardner, 28, was charged Wednesday in 3rd District Court with aggravated... Read more »

May 27, 2015

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After-school robotics program creates 'success story' for middle-schoolers

Wednesday was the year-end culmination of a new after-school program in the Jordan School District, where a state grant has allowed three schools to host computer programming and robotics classes... Read more »

May 27, 2015

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Chopper pilot set to retire after 46 years, including 20 at KSL

After flying helicopters for more than 45 years, including 20 at KSL, longtime pilot Dan Brown is retiring. Read more »

May 27, 2015

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Federal charges filed against 2 accused of 'skimming' data from Utah ATMs

A man and woman accused of defrauding Utah banking customers with a hidden electronic device were indicted by a federal grand jury Wednesday. Read more »

May 27, 2015

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County senior centers give aging adults a leg up on life

There are 19 senior centers throughout Salt Lake County where seniors can participate in an array of fitness classes and other activities, as well as meet others with similar interests and stages... Read more »

May 27, 2015

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5-year-old falls from third-floor apartment in West Valley City

A 5 year-old boy was hospitalized with a broken leg Tuesday night after falling from a third story window, fire officials said. Read more »

May 26, 2015

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Charges filed against South Jordan man in police standoff

Bryan Todd Lefevre faces criminal charges from a stand off with police, in which Lefevre hoped for 'suicide by cop ' on Sunday, May 17. Read more »

May 26, 2015

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Millions in upgrades to Utah Olympic Park to be completed in June

Training facilities at the Utah Olympic Park will soon complete an upgrade worth $5.1 million in combined donated funds. Read more »

May 26, 2015

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New Salt Lake fire chief caught in political crossfire of mayoral race

Salt Lake City mayoral candidate and City Council Chairman Luke Garrott took a jab at Mayor Ralph Becker on Tuesday regarding his appointment of a new fire chief. Read more »

May 26, 2015

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Photos: Salt Lake Valley receives more rain

The Wasatch Front received rain on Tuesday as temperatures were in the low 70s. The rest of the week is expected to be dry, with temperatures reaching the 80s this weekend, according to KSL weather. Read more »

May 26, 2015

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South Jordan gets new ZIP code

The U.S. Postal Service has announced the addition of a new ZIP code in South Jordan that will take effect July 1 and affect 8,200 delivery addresses. Read more »

May 26, 2015

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Millcreek holding summer movie nights

The Millcreek Venture Out! team will kick off a season of music, movies and activities next month. Read more »

May 26, 2015

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Neighbor rescues woman from burning Sandy home

A man broke into a burning home Tuesday to help his Sandy neighbor get out safely. Read more »

May 26, 2015

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2 critically injured, 1 seriously injured, following Highland crash

Three people, including a mother and daughter, were hospitalized Monday evening after a car crash. Read more »

May 25, 2015

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3 hospitalized following gang-related fight

Three people were hospitalized after police say a gang fight broke out Monday near a Salt Lake City home. Read more »

May 25, 2015

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Man critically injured in Salt Lake stabbing

A man was hospitalized in critical condition Monday after he was stabbed outside St. Vincent De Paul resource center Monday. Read more »

May 25, 2015

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Photos: An archbishop's farewell to Salt Lake City

A mass was held Sunday in Spanish to bid farewell to Bishop John C. Wester of the Catholic Diocese of Salt Lake City. Read more »

May 25, 2015

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Utah judge, former soldier recalls highlights of 90 years

A profile of Judge Tibbs chronicles his time and service in the Army and the accomplishments he achieved in his military career prior to becoming a well-known and respected judge. Read more »

May 25, 2015

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About Utah: Reliving their great escape from a movie seat

In 1990, against thought-to-be-impossible odds, eight Mormon missionaries fled a civil war in Liberia and lived to tell about it. Read more »

May 25, 2015

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Mayor responds to pending harassment lawsuit by 3 Salt Lake officers

Salt Lake City Mayor Ralph Becker responded Sunday night to a pending sexual harassment civil rights lawsuit expected to be filed in the near future by three veteran police officers against the city. Read more »

May 24, 2015

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Conservative group yanks TV ads targeting Utah congressmen

A conservative group yanked television ads that were set to air Friday targeting U.S. Reps. Rob Bishop and Chris Stewart after the two Utah congressmen announced they share the group's view that a... Read more »

May 24, 2015

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Utahns pay tribute to loved ones, military for Memorial Day weekend

There were children, the elderly and generations of families who took time Sunday to reflect on loved ones lost. The yearly Memorial Day tradition filled the Salt Lake City Cemetery and others... Read more »

May 24, 2015

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Some east Salt Lake residents demand more officers, say they feel unsafe

Some east Salt Lake residents have been complaining of decreased police presence and a rise in neighborhood crime. While some council members want to hire more officers, Chief Chris Burbank said... Read more »

May 23, 2015

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Bicyclist, 51, killed when hit by car in Millcreek

A 51-year-old man was killed around 1 a.m. Saturday when his bicycle was struck from behind by a car traveling east on 3300 South near 1600 East. Read more »

May 23, 2015

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