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First prison relocation open house changes few minds

Leonard Andrews, a computer programer who works just a short distance from one of five proposed prison sites, wasn't...

Attorney: Woman on trial in deputy's death was scared, endured '2 hours of horror'

Meagan Grunwald's attorneys said in court Wednesday her life was falling apart when she got into her truck with her boyfriend last year and found herself part of a violent chase and series of... Read more »

April 30, 2015

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Spanish Fork hosting Ambulance Open House

Spanish Fork's Ambulance Open House and EMS Week will take place this weekend. Read more »

April 29, 2015

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Highland hosting open house for community

The Highland City Community Open House is a chance for residents to get to know local businesses, as well as discuss the city budget, and meet the mayor, City Council and staff. Read more »

April 29, 2015

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Nashville looks to Salt Lake City as transit, immigration leader

Nashville, Tennessee, is looking up to Utah’s capital as a city that’s paving a path it intends to follow. Read more »

April 28, 2015

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'Priceless' Hot Wheels car design for once-hospitalized Utah boy

Ethan Carnesecca loves Mattel Hot Wheels. He recently spend three weeks in the hospital and clutched his toy cars the entire time. Word got out and people started sending him more. Mattel found out... Read more »

April 27, 2015

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Provo students parade chains of kindness

Hundreds of students participated in a "chain reaction of kindness" Monday, April 27, 2015, at Provo High School. Read more »

April 27, 2015

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Deputy's widow laments small room for supporters at trial

Was Meagan Grunwald a frightened teenager manipulated by an older man when he shot and killed a Utah County sheriff's sergeant, or was she a willing accomplice on a Bonnie-and-Clyde-style crime... Read more »

April 27, 2015

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Spanish Fork River trail nearly complete

The trail along the Spanish Fork River is almost completed. The trail will have a path under Main Street and will connect west to the Sports Park by the end of May. Read more »

April 27, 2015

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Lindon holding open house about new fire station

Lindon is hosting an open house to discuss a proposed new fire station. Read more »

April 27, 2015

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Officials tackling existing, expected transportation problems in northern Utah County

Northern Utah County is among the fastest growing areas in the Intermountain West, and that growth is spawning some significant traffic and transportation issues. Read more »

April 26, 2015

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Father raises awareness of congenital defect that took 2 babies

A father of four daughters works tirelessly to inform the public about the common defect that took the lives of his first two daughters. While it is lesser-known, congenital diaphragmatic hernia... Read more »

April 26, 2015

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Hundreds search for missing Provo woman who police say is 'off the communication grid'

Approximately 300 people turned out for a search of areas Elizabeth "Elena" Laguna Salgado frequented in the month she lived in Provo. The 26-year-old woman hasn't been seen or heard from since... Read more »

April 25, 2015

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Envision Utah survey points out tough choices on water use

How willing are you to give up your lawn if it means saving water for your great-grandchildren to drink? Or will you pay more to ensure the latest water-saving technology is being used? A survey... Read more »

April 24, 2015

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Lehi City Expo taking place next week

Residents and friends are invited to learn about the city at the annual Lehi City Expo. Read more »

April 24, 2015

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Happy Arbor Day! See if you live in one of Utah's Tree City USA communities

Today, Utah is home to 85 Tree City USA communities. These are communities that have met the four standards required to claim that title, as set by the Arbor Day Foundation and the National... Read more »

April 24, 2015

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Samuelson honored as 5,648 graduate from BYU

More than 5,000 graduates met in the Marriott Center on the Brigham Young University campus for spring commencement exercises on April 23. Read more »

April 23, 2015

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South Korea names 117 Utah veterans Ambassadors for Peace

117 Utah veterans of the Korean War were named “Ambassadors for Peace” by the South Korean government on Thursday in a ceremony at the Central Utah Veterans Home in Payson. Read more »

April 23, 2015

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Arson charge filed 2 years after fire at former Payson mayor's house

Criminal charges have now been filed nearly two years after a fire gutted the house of the former mayor of Payson. Read more »

April 23, 2015

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Why is BYU honoring Robby George, and who is he?

BYU will grant two honorary degrees at graduation on Thursday, one to Elder Cecil O. Samuelson, well-known in LDS and BYU circles for serving in church leadership and as the university's president... Read more »

April 22, 2015

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Siberian fires stoke Wasatch Front haze

That haze hanging over the Wasatch Front is actually smoke from devastating fires in southern Russia that has blown over the west coast of North America. The jet stream is sitting up over Utah in... Read more »

April 22, 2015

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Caller claims to have gun inside Provo City Center; building evacuated

Provo City Center was evacuated and nearby traffic shut down late Tuesday afternoon after a man reportedly called in a bomb threat and said he was inside the administrative building with a gun. Read more »

April 21, 2015

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Witnesses to Orem crash pull injured 2-year-old from vehicle

An injured 2-year-old girl was pulled out of a vehicle by witnesses after a crash Tuesday afternoon on State Street. Read more »

April 21, 2015

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59-year-old MacNeill to get parole hearing in 37 years

Martin MacNeill, who is serving a sentence of 15 years to life at the Utah State Prison for killing his wife, Michele MacNeill, in 2007, won't get his first parole hearing until he is 96 years old. Read more »

April 21, 2015

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Dough! Semi hauling frozen material tips onto side near Lehi

A semitrailer hauling 20,000 pounds of frozen dough tipped onto its side early Tuesday on an I-15 frontage road. Read more »

April 21, 2015

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Lindon man prepares to run 50 full Ironman distances in 50 days, 50 states

Preparing to tackle the seemingly impossible, father of five, husband and two-time Guinness World Record holder James Lawrence, 39, is preparing to run 50 full Ironman distances in 50 days through... Read more »

April 21, 2015

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