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Darrien's day: Controversy put aside as man shot by police is laid to rest

Funeral services were held Thursday for Darrien Hunt, the Saratoga Springs man shot and killed by police.

Are you ready for your child's school to get a failing grade?

The state's new year-end test, SAGE, holds students to a higher standard and has resulted in lower proficiency scores. Because of that drop in scores, more schools are expected to be designated as... Read more »

Sept. 5, 2014

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Former group home employee pleads no contest to sex abuse

A former employee at a group home for troubled teens pleaded no contest Thursday to multiple counts of abusing a 14-year-old girl. Read more »

Sept. 4, 2014

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Open houses scheduled to discuss Provo school bond

The Provo City School District will host a series of open houses over the next two months to present information and answer questions about a proposed $108 million bond initiative for rebuilding five Provo schools. Read more »

Sept. 4, 2014

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New UVU reflection center to be model for others, interfaith leader says

Civic, religious and university leaders gathered Wednesday afternoon for the ribbon-cutting of the reflection center at Utah Valley University. The center will be a model for others, said Eboo... Read more »

Sept. 3, 2014

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Sentencing for MacNeill murder conviction set for Sept. 19

Ten months after being found guilty of killing his wife, Martin MacNeill has a sentencing date. On Sept. 19, MacNeill will be sentenced for murdering his wife, Michelle, in 2007. Read more »

Sept. 2, 2014

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Crews rescue two hikers on Mount Timpanogos

A 26-year-old in serious condition was stabilized by a search and rescue crew after she called for help Monday, then hoisted into a helicopter and flown to an area hospital, Utah County Sheriff's... Read more »

Sept. 1, 2014

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Man stole ring, woman swallowed it, police say

Police arrested a woman who they say swallowed a ring to keep police from finding it. They say a man stole the ring from a Zales jewelry store in Orem. Read more »

Aug. 31, 2014

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Judge: Disclosing promises to witnesses wouldn't have swayed jury in MacNeill murder trial

A judge has ruled Martin MacNeill won't get a new trial but will be given a sentencing date next week for murdering his wife. Read more »

Aug. 29, 2014

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Missionary, police testify against man accused of BYU gropings

A man accused of groping at least 16 women at BYU appeared in court on Thursday for a preliminary hearing. Read more »

Aug. 28, 2014

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Eagle Mountain votes to accept Rocky Mountain Power bid

The Eagle Mountain City Council has voted to accept a bid from Rocky Mountain Power to serve as the city's utility. Read more »

Aug. 27, 2014

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Utah County offers hiking app

A new Web application is helping hikers easily choose a trail to explore in Utah County. Read more »

Aug. 27, 2014

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Construction underway on U.S. 6 bridge

The Utah Department of Transportation has begun repair work for a bridge on U.S. 6 near the mouth of Spanish Fork Canyon. Read more »

Aug. 27, 2014

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Timpanogos Storytelling Festival celebrates 25th year of stories and laughter

Karen Ashton is thrilled but not really surprised that the Timpanogos Storytelling Festival is celebrating its 25th year, is financially sound and is regarded by story lovers and storytellers as... Read more »

Aug. 26, 2014

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Man arrested in Saratoga Springs domestic violence case

A man who police say went on a drug binge and beat his wife for several days, causing serious injuries, was arrested Monday. Read more »

Aug. 26, 2014

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Woman asks judge to stop alimony payments to man accused of killing new husband

A Lindon woman went to court Monday to ask a judge to allow her to stop making alimony payments to her ex-husband who is charged will killing her new husband in July. Read more »

Aug. 25, 2014

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Utah County teen made 'swatting' threats throughout country, police say

A 16-year-old Saratoga Springs boy has been arrested in connection with a bomb threat on the first day of school at Westlake High School on Tuesday. Police say he is also responsible for similar... Read more »

Aug. 22, 2014

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Six arrested in suspected Spanish Fork drug house

Six people were arrested following the execution of a search warrant on a suspected drug house in Spanish Fork on Thursday. Read more »

Aug. 22, 2014

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Utah company being considered to stop radioactive leak at Japanese nuclear plant

More than three years ago, a powerful earthquake struck the coast of Japan. The Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant remains offline and is leaking contaminated water. A Utah company has proposed a... Read more »

Aug. 21, 2014

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Spanish Fork-Springville Airport hosting day of activities

The public is invited to the Spanish Fork-Springville Airport for a day of Aeroplanes, Trains, and Automobiles on Sept. 13. Read more »

Aug. 20, 2014

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Orem boy found safe after being missing for 21 hours

A 14-year-old Orem boy diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder was found safe Wednesday after he had been missing for 21 hours. Read more »

Aug. 20, 2014

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Bomb threat pushes back first day of school at Westlake High

Classes were canceled at Westlake High School on Tuesday after a bomb threat was called in to police. Read more »

Aug. 19, 2014

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Couple struggling with fertility now expecting quadruplets

A Pleasant Grove couple was hoping for one baby but is now making room for four after in vitro fertilization proved to be fruitful in a way it almost never is. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2014

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Utah County offers diabetes management class

The Utah County Health Department is offering a free Living Well With Diabetes class that starts Sept. 17. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2014

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Lehi Heritage Day slated for Sept. 1

The first annual Lehi Heritage Day will happen on Sept. 1 from 2 to 7 p.m. The event will focus on a historic area of Main Street, from Center Street to 500 North. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2014

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Carbon County teen dies after crashing dirt bike into tractor-trailer truck

A Carbon County teen died Saturday after crashing his off-road motorcycle into the side of a tractor-trailer truck. Read more »

Aug. 18, 2014

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