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Teen charged in deputy's death faces 2 fewer charges heading into hearing

Meagan Grunwald, 17, has been charged as an adult in a crime spree that left one deputy dead, another injured.

Utah consumer prices up 1.4 percent over one year ago

The Zions Bank Wasatch Front Consumer Price Index increased 0.7 percent from February to March. Over the past 12 months, prices have increased in Utah by 1.4 percent. Read more »

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Singling out 'fat' children isn't helping them lose weight

Public and private health partners learned Tuesday that the words used in the battle to lose weight may make all the difference. Read more »

16 hours ago

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Environmental law comes under fire after federal audit

A new report by the Government Accountability Office has the oil and gas industry as well as politicians such as Rep. Rob Bishop, R-Utah decrying the federal environmental review process. A... Read more »

18 hours ago

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Teen charged in deputy's death faces 2 fewer charges heading into hearing

Meagan Grunwald, 17, has been charged as an adult in a crime spree that left one Utah County deputy dead and another seriously injured. She will face two fewer counts as she heads into a hearing on... Read more »

18 hours ago

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13 tons of garbage hauled away from Lake Mountain area as part of cleanup

Thirteen tons of garbage have been hauled out of the Lake Mountain area so far as part of a massive cleanup project to preserve the recreational area and its hundreds of petroglyph panels. Read more »

21 hours ago

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Husband says he didn't know about wife's pregnancies, police say

As police waited Tuesday for results from the medical examiner, questions about how a Pleasant Grove woman accused of killing six newborn infants was allegedly able to conceal seven pregnancies... Read more »

21 hours ago

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Crews battle fire near Utah Lake

Firefighters began battling a brush fire near Northlake Park on Monday afternoon. Read more »

yesterday

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Magna man gets 1 year in jail for DUI death of Price woman

A Magna man has been sentenced to serve one year in jail for a DUI crash that killed a Price woman in July 2013. Read more »

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Mom accused of killing 6 newborns held on $6 million bond

The investigation into the horrific discovery of the bodies of seven infants in a Pleasant Grove garage — six of them allegedly killed by their mother — continued Monday. Read more »

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Many Utahns seem to be keeping their New Year's resolutions so far

Now that the first quarter of the year is over and the weather is warming up, some Utahns are assessing and renewing the resolutions they made three months ago. Read more »

April 13, 2014

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7 dead babies found in Pleasant Grove garage; woman booked in murder investigation

A 39-year-old woman was arrested after police found seven deceased infants in a Pleasant Grove home Saturday. Read more »

April 13, 2014

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Ready to Launch: Utah students compete in Utah Science Olympiad

Around 900 students, spanning 6th to 12th grade, made up 74 teams who competed in the Utah Science Olympiad Saturday as they tested their knowledge and skill in 23 events. The events encompassed... Read more »

April 12, 2014

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BYU to stage US premiere of Frank Wildhorn musical 'The Count of Monte Cristo'

Frank Wildhorn has selected BYU to stage the U.S premiere production of his new musical, “The Count of Monte Cristo.” Read more »

April 12, 2014

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Police nab man suspected of gropings at BYU

Criminal charges were filed Thursday against a BYU student believed to be responsible for groping 16 women on or near the campus. Read more »

April 11, 2014

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Where to expect those orange cones in Utah this summer

The Utah Department of Transportation announced the top 10 projects that will affect motorists during the 2014 construction season. Construction crews will work this summer on more than 175... Read more »

April 11, 2014

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Blue Sky dollars available for green projects

Rocky Mountain Power's Blue Sky program is now accepting applications for funding awards for community-based renewable energy projects. Read more »

April 10, 2014

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Utah communities rally for stronger, abuse-free families

Blue pinwheels are planted throughout the state to help encourage the public to prevent child abuse and neglect. Read more »

April 9, 2014

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Utah teen named first runner-up in national ‘Make It With Wool’ competition

A Utah high school student was first runner-up in the senior division at the national “Make It With Wool” competition in Charleston, S.C. Read more »

April 9, 2014

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Mapleton to host animal licensing, low-cost rabies clinic

Mapleton will host an animal licensing and rabies clinic Saturday, April 26. It will run from 10 a.m. to noon behind City Hall, 125 W. Community Center Way (400 North). Read more »

April 9, 2014

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5 months after murder conviction, Martin MacNeill's fate still up in the air

Five months after a jury convicted Martin MacNeill of drugging and drowning his wife, the one-time Pleasant Grove doctor still hasn't been sentenced. The unusual delay has been triggered by... Read more »

April 8, 2014

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Man who held mother, two children hostage sentenced to jail

A Pleasant Grove man who held a mother and her two small children hostage at gunpoint while claiming he was protecting them was sentenced Tuesday to six months in jail. Read more »

April 8, 2014

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Orem man sent to prison for beating death of his stepfather

An Orem man convicted of beating his 79-year-old stepfather to death during a fight over alcohol was sentenced to up to five years in prison Tuesday. Read more »

April 8, 2014

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Utah gas prices among lowest in the nation

Utah’s average gasoline price, $3.32, is the second lowest in the country. Only Montana at $3.29, reports a lower average price than Utah. Read more »

April 8, 2014

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More women choosing to be stay-at-home moms, Pew study says

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A new study from Pew Research Center says more women are choosing to be stay-at-home moms. They are still a minority, compared to working moms, but the number has been growing. Read more »

April 8, 2014

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Celebrate Arbor Day with tree planting event in Highland

The Highland Tree Commission is looking for volunteers to help with an Arbor Day tree planting project. Read more »

April 7, 2014

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