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New details in court reveal alleged shooter in Lee Mart killing

One of the accomplices in an aggravated robbery turned deadly at a Murray convenience store wanted credit for pulling...

How do Utah wages stack up nationally?

Data from the Utah Department of Workforce Services indicates that average wages in Utah ranked 37th nationally and follow a national trend of lagging behind annual inflation, effectively resulting... Read more »

May 18, 2015

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Final environmental analysis released on huge transmission line

A huge renewable energy project is nearing its final stages of environmental review, including which route the 725-mile line takes across Utah and three other states. The TransWest line would... Read more »

May 18, 2015

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Utah's air pollution problem: What does the future look like?

About 31,000 Utah residents have already weighed in on what 2050 might look like when it comes to the Wasatch Front's notorious air pollution struggles. An Envision Utah survey details a number of... Read more »

May 17, 2015

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Urban Flea Market opens for fifth season

The 5th annual Urban Flea Market opened in downtown Salt Lake City on Sunday. Read more »

May 17, 2015

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Family seeks anonymous good Samaritan who saved teen's life

Briana Churchill and Taylor Rodriquez say their 16-year-old brother likely wouldn't be here today if not for an anonymous good Samaritan. Read more »

May 17, 2015

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Teens spin out, learn driver safety behind the wheel of a BMW

More than 400 teenagers participated in Utah's first ever Teens Drive Smart Driving Experience, a program designed to teach young drivers lifesaving driving skills. Read more »

May 17, 2015

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Wheeler Historic Farm welcomes summer with FarmFest

With parents in tow, thousands of toddlers flooded Wheeler Historic Farm's 75 acres Saturday morning for FarmFest, the park's annual summer kickoff celebration. Read more »

May 16, 2015

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Fatal child abuse cases highlight risks when the boyfriend moves in

Back-to-back Utah child abuse cases highlight the risks that may come when a parent asks a new boyfriend or girlfriend to care for young children. Read more »

May 16, 2015

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Suspects attempting to make clean getaway in car wash arrested

Two suspected robbers who attempted to make a clean getaway didn't get too far Thursday thanks to an observant Unified police officer. Read more »

May 16, 2015

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Prison relocation officials stress remoteness of proposed sites

Within sight of Salt Lake City International Airport, a small herd of antelope roamed near a canal that cuts through one of the five proposed sites for a new state prison. Read more »

May 15, 2015

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Midvale mother run over by son says he needs treatment, jail time

A Midvale mother run over in her driveway by her teenage son spoke publicly Wednesday for the first time about the incident. Read more »

May 15, 2015

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New Bangerter bridge at Redwood Road to open Sunday

Construction crews will pass a major milestone this weekend as they overhaul of one of the busiest intersections in the Salt Lake Valley. Read more »

May 15, 2015

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Students take in culture at Living Traditions Festival

More than 2,500 elementary school students flooded Washington Square on Friday to learn about the city's rich diversity during Salt Lake City's 30th annual Living Traditions Festival. Read more »

May 15, 2015

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Murray man meets son he didn't know he had 60 years later

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Dennis Fay received a telephone call a few months ago from a man in Chicago who thought he might be his son — a child the 80-year-old Murray man never knew he had. Read more »

May 15, 2015

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Jordan Applied Technology College new campus names principal

The South Campus of Jordan Applied Technology College is set to open in fall, and Nicole Plenert has been appointed principal. Read more »

May 15, 2015

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Man arrested in killing of Salt Lake man

A man wanted in connection with the death of a Sugar House man during an alleged drug deal gone bad in January has been arrested. Read more »

May 15, 2015

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Driver in fatal crash convicted of negligent homicide

A motorist accused of hitting another vehicle after speeding and running a red light, killing one of the occupants of the car, was convicted Thursday of negligent homicide. Read more »

May 15, 2015

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Photo gallery: Evander Holyfield-Mitt Romney weigh in ahead of big fight

Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney weighs in with five-time heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield in Salt Lake City on Thursday, May 14, 2015. Holyfield is fighting Romney in a charity... Read more »

May 15, 2015

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Photo gallery: Volunteers help clean Jordan River, trail

Conservation tasks included invasive weed removal, trash collection, native tree planting, planting native grass seed, fencing of trees to protect from beaver and deer damage. Read more »

May 14, 2015

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Elementary's electricity shut off after nearby crash into power pole

After-school students were moved out of the building at Rose Park Elementary School on Thursday after a power pole caught on fire from a car crash. Read more »

May 14, 2015

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Controversial consultant recommends consolidation of homeless services

A controversial consultant presented his assessment of Salt Lake City's homeless services and recommendations to consolidate efforts by several agencies. Read more »

May 14, 2015

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Steelworker dies from fall at Salt Lake theater construction site

A steelworker died Tuesday after falling from a ladder the previous day at the construction site of the George S. and Dolores Dorre Eccles Theater. Read more »

May 14, 2015

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Biometrics a major part of personal security, expert says

Fingerprints, and retinal and iris scans are likely to become a regular component of security systems in the years to come. Read more »

May 14, 2015

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Blessing of the Hands aims for 'healing the healers' of St. Mark's Hospital

The Blessing of the Hands is a ceremony held annually by St. Mark's Hospital, where caregivers may choose to have their hands blessed by religious leaders from a variety of faiths and denominations... Read more »

May 14, 2015

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United Way of Salt Lake names new CEO

The United Way of Salt Lake has announced that Bill Crim will be its new CEO. Read more »

May 14, 2015

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