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Preliminary hearing set for man accused of gropings at BYU

A preliminary hearing was scheduled Thursday for a man charged in connection with a series of gropings.

Utah legislative candidate accused of kidnapping, selling pain medication

A Democratic candidate for the Utah Legislature was charged Monday with aggravated kidnapping. Read more »

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Preliminary hearing set for man accused of gropings at BYU

A preliminary hearing was scheduled Thursday for a man charged in connection with a series of gropings around the BYU campus. Read more »

July 17, 2014

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Provo to show movies outdoors

Beginning this week, Provo will host Summer Cinema nights hosted by Downtown Inc. Read more »

July 16, 2014

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Finding healing: Innovative Utah program turns addicts into athletes

Former addict helps others battle drug addiction by helping them find athletic achievement in Addict II Athlete. The group allows families and friends of addicts to find support and help, as well. Read more »

July 16, 2014

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Utah County Fair to be held in August

This year's Utah County Fair will have the theme "Catch the Fun" and will be held Aug. 13-16. Read more »

July 15, 2014

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Lehi hosting Foam Day on July 24

Pioneer Day in Lehi means it’s time for Foam Day. Held annually on July 24, Foam Day features games, bounce houses, entertainment, food, shopping and, of course, foam. Read more »

July 15, 2014

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Wasatch Front congregations give food to earn Golden Celery trophy

Congregations along the Wasatch Front are engaged in a friendly competition to see which church can donate the most food to the Crossroads Urban Center in July. The winner will receive the Golden... Read more »

July 15, 2014

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Lehi to host veterans tribute

Lehi will host a Tribute to Our Veterans this week. Read more »

July 15, 2014

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Domestic violence reaches far beyond individual homes

The mass slayings of a Houston family that helped a relative escape domestic violence demonstrate the ripple effect of interpersonal violence, local advocates say. Help is available 24/7 by calling... Read more »

July 11, 2014

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Lindon Days to be held Aug. 4-9

The annual Lindon Days celebration for 2014 will be held Aug. 4-9. This year, the theme is “Country Fun in the Sun.” Read more »

July 11, 2014

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Pleasant Grove hosting 4 more meetings to discuss new public safety building

Pleasant Grove will host its last round of neighborhood meetings this month to discuss the possibility of building a new public safety building. Read more »

July 10, 2014

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One killed in overnight crash near Point of the Mountain

One person was killed and another injured in an early morning accident near Lehi, and police were unsure Thursday if a third person was also involved. Read more »

July 10, 2014

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New autism-specialized charter school to open in Pleasant Grove

Spectrum Academy, a charter school dedicated to teaching children on the autism spectrum, led local officials on a tour of its new Pleasant Grove location on Wednesday. It is slated to open in August. Read more »

July 9, 2014

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Man honored for saving 3-year-old from drowning in hot tub

A 3-year-old was found face down in a Lehi hot tub, but thanks to the actions of a stranger she is doing just fine. Read more »

July 9, 2014

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Runners could get cash for wearing reflective clothing

Utah runners could receive an unexpected prize in the next two weeks: cash for wearing reflective clothing. Read more »

July 9, 2014

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Mother's alleged meth use a possible factor in deaths of newborns, police say

Police say meth use is a possible reason a Utah County mother allegedly killed six newborn babies over 10 years. Read more »

July 8, 2014

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Alpine celebrates completion of watershed project

A watershed protection project will help deter future mudslides and flooding from the burn scar on the mountains above Alpine in Utah County. The effort involved $1.8 million in federal funding and... Read more »

July 8, 2014

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Police: Lehi man confessed to poisoning neighbors' dog

A Lehi man is facing possible animal cruelty charges after confessing to poisoning his neighbors' dog. Read more »

July 7, 2014

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Provo Power Plant faces demolition, upgrades

City administrators are planning to upgrade the almost-75-year-old Provo Power Plant, which is susceptible to collapse in even a small earthquake. The project is expected to cost about $24 million. Read more »

July 7, 2014

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Fire ignites in Standard-Examiner baling room

Firefighters responded to a fire at the Standard-Examiner in Ogden Monday after the flames started in the newspaper facility's baling room. Read more »

July 7, 2014

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Defending America: They heeded the call

World War II veterans didn't talk about the sights and sounds, the tragedies and triumphs of the deadliest military conflict in history. They came home, found jobs, got married and reared children. Read more »

July 4, 2014

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Lindon police arrest man suspected of fatally shooting ex-wife's husband

Lindon police arrested a man Thursday on suspicion that he shot and killed his ex-wife's new husband. Read more »

July 3, 2014

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Utah County residents celebrate Independence Day, and new citizenship

There was no shortage of patriotic spirit in Utah County Thursday, as thousands of people kicked off Independence Day weekend by attending the annual Freedom Festival. Read more »

July 3, 2014

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Utah County man going to prison for real estate fraud

A Utah County man will go to prison for securities and communication fraud related to various real estate investments and a water share project. Read more »

July 2, 2014

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Orem selects Gary Giles as new police chief

Gary Giles, a former public safety officer for Orem, was named the city's chief of police Tuesday. Read more »

July 1, 2014

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