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Health officials issue recall of cucumbers in Utah, 26 other states

Salmonella-tainted cucumbers imported from Mexico are responsible for sending seven Utahns to the hospital, and...

Health officials issue recall of cucumbers in Utah, 26 other states

Salmonella-tainted cucumbers imported from Mexico are responsible for sending seven Utahns to the hospital, and residents are being told to throw away cucumbers that may be contaminated, health... Read more »

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Winds expected over cool Labor Day weekend

A kiteboarder took advantage of 20-30 mph winds Friday on Deer Creek Reservoir. High winds were expected throughout Labor Day weekend in parts of northern Utah, with showers possible on Saturday... Read more »

7 hours ago

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Pleasant Grove to celebrate Heritage Jubilee

Pleasant Grove is celebrating its 165th birthday next weekend with the annual Heritage Jubilee. Read more »

8 hours ago

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Concert preview: Broadway star Kelli O'Hara to perform 'very personal' concert at BYU

Kelli O’Hara is taking a short leave from the successful “King and I” for the Utah concert and BYU student master classes. Read more »

15 hours ago

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10-month-old girl drowns in bathtub in Eagle Mountain

A 10-month-old girl drowned in a bathtub Thursday after her mother was called to a different room to help another child. Read more »

yesterday

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Lehi softball coach struck by lightning dies

Lehi High School softball coach Carla Grow died Wednesday, three days after being shocked by a nearby lightning strike in Lehi. Read more »

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BYU student health plan exemption expires

BYU students are weighing their options for health insurance now that the school's student health plan is no longer considered compliant with President Barack Obama's health care law. Read more »

Sept. 2, 2015

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StartFEST participants point to need for computer science education

Utah's flourishing tech and startup scene is unprepared to meet the projected demands of the marketplace. But that could change with a focused effort on educating the workforce early and finding... Read more »

Sept. 2, 2015

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Healthy Eating on a Budget

The Lehi City Public Library will host a workshop on "Summer Vegetables" as part of the Healthy Eating on a Budget series. Read more »

Sept. 2, 2015

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Mapleton reduces water rates

The Mapleton City Council has adopted a resolution approving a reduction in water rates. Read more »

Sept. 2, 2015

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Employee accidentally fires gun inside Utah County Attorney's Office

A shot was accidentally fired through a window of the Utah County Attorney's Office last week. Read more »

Sept. 2, 2015

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Former Saratoga Springs fire captain alleges sex discrimination in lawsuit

A female fire captain who served as acting chief of the Saratoga Springs Fire Department says in a federal lawsuit that the city allowed the new fire chief to discriminate against her. Read more »

Sept. 2, 2015

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Three Highland sisters can hear again thanks to cochlear implants

Three sisters, one surgery. Three girls in a Utah family had severe hearing loss. But they took the leap and got cochlear implants to help them hear again. Read more »

Sept. 2, 2015

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In its 26th year, the Timpanogos Storytelling Festival continues to expand its reach

The Timpanogos Storytelling Festival is more than impressive numbers and acclaimed storytellers. It's an institution that's reaching into schools, national storytelling competitions and people's... Read more »

Sept. 1, 2015

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1 arrested, 2 more sought in Orem jewelry store burglary

One man has been arrested and police were looking for two others who investigators believe broke into Sierra West Diamonds and stole 42 pieces of jewelry. Read more »

Sept. 1, 2015

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Two killed in crash between school bus and pickup truck

Two people were killed in a head-on collision between a school bus and a pickup truck Tuesday afternoon. Read more »

Sept. 1, 2015

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Highland man accused of sexually assaulting 2 high school classmates sentenced to jail

A 19-year-old Highland man accused of sexually assaulting two of his high school classmates has been sentenced to a year in jail to allow the girls to finish out their senior year. Read more »

Sept. 1, 2015

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Utah County residents in vote-by-mail cities won't need to cast ballots twice

Residents in the five Utah County cities holding vote-by-mail elections this year won't have to cast two ballots to weigh in on both city and county issues. Read more »

Aug. 31, 2015

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Popular Provo teacher imprisoned for 'heinous' sexual grooming of student

A favorite Provo High teacher and athletic trainer was sentenced to at least eight years and up to life in prison for what a judge called a "calculated" effort to groom and sexually abuse a teenage... Read more »

Aug. 31, 2015

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Utah's top 25 schools in each subject based on SAGE results

We've compiled a list of the top 25 best high schools, junior high/middle/intermediate schools and elementary schools. Read more »

Aug. 31, 2015

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Woman hospitalized after lightning strikes family picnic in Lehi

A woman on a picnic with her family in Lehi was hospitalized Sunday after lightning struck a nearby tree. Read more »

Aug. 30, 2015

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Family of man killed by Spanish Fork police say they had no options to save him

Family members of a man shot and killed by a Spanish Fork police officer say they were faced with a dangerous ultimatum when he threatened suicide: Do nothing and risk him harming himself, or call... Read more »

Aug. 30, 2015

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Vandals shoot out windows of 100 cars, 10 buildings, Orem police say

Police in Orem are searching for suspects who have shot out the windows of more than 100 cars and 10 structures in the past week. Read more »

Aug. 30, 2015

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Man critically injured by power line while hanging sign in Lehi

A man was critically injured Saturday after he was shocked by a power line while hanging a banner near a home development site in Lehi. Read more »

Aug. 30, 2015

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Man shot, killed by Spanish Fork police officer in church parking lot

A man was shot and killed by a police officer Friday afternoon in the parking lot of a church, Spanish Fork police said. Read more »

Aug. 28, 2015

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