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Rare cancer treatment leaves Provo teen hopeful

Natalie Wright, 17, of Provo, is hopeful the completion of proton therapy she received at a San Diego hospital will curb tumor growth. Natalie was the first teen to finish the treatment at the... Read more »

July 24, 2014

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Utah legislative candidate accused of kidnapping, selling pain medication

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

July 22, 2014


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


Provo to show movies outdoors

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

July 16, 2014


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


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


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


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


Lehi to host veterans tribute

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

July 15, 2014


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


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


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


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


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


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


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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Martin MacNeill 'struggling' in jail, attorney says

Martin MacNeill, who was convicted in November of killing his wife, returned to a Provo courtroom Monday to answer to charges of sexually abusing one of his daughters. Read more »

Jan. 6, 2014


Martin MacNeill claims witness lied, wants murder conviction thrown out

Attorneys for Martin MacNeill, convicted in November of murdering his wife, want his conviction thrown out because they say a prison inmate lied on the stand. Read more »

Jan. 2, 2014


Utah bond fund changes name

The Aquila Group of Funds announced Monday that the municipal bond fund formerly known as Tax-Free Fund For Utah is now called Aquila Tax-Free Fund For Utah. Read more »

Nov. 11, 2013


Judge rejects petition to open Ron Lafferty competency hearing

Judge Dee Benson has rejected a petition to open a mental competency hearing for Ron Lafferty, one of Utah's most infamous killers and the longest-standing death row inmate. Read more »

Oct. 23, 2013


Commercial and residential development plans announced for Geneva Steel land

Anderson Development announced Friday commercial and residential development plans for the site previously occupied by Geneva Steel. Read more »

Sept. 7, 2013


Shrinking reservoirs causing headaches for fishing, boating in Utah

Without a good winter with lots of snow, reservoir levels will be in terrible shape next year. This summer, however, fishing and boating are already suffering because of lack of water, with some... Read more »

July 26, 2013


Work to begin to repair some of Utah's 27,000 culverts

UDOT will begin repairing distressed culverts thanks to a statewide study that determined 10 percent to 15 percent of the 27,000 culverts need attention. Read more »

Sept. 8, 2012


Days of 47 Parade 'presses forward'

SALT LAKE CITY — Cloud cover kept the thousands of spectators lining the downtown streets cool on Monday for the Days of ′47 KSL 5 Parade. More than 100 entrants made their way from... Read more »

July 25, 2011


Utah Pioneer Day celebrations

Whether it is spent playing pioneer games, watching a parade with the family or going to a community barbecue, Utahns throughout the state will be celebrating Pioneer Day. Read more »

July 21, 2011


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