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Accused BYU groper Nathan Fletcher accepts diversion agreement

Accused BYU groper Nathan Eric Fletcher, 23, accepted a diversion agreement Tuesday.

Man accused in BYU gropings accepts diversion agreement

Accused BYU groper Nathan Eric Fletcher, 23, accepted a diversion agreement Tuesday that will lead to the dismissal of two counts of sexual battery, a class A misdemeanor, as long as Fletcher... Read more »

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Fear of pending apocalypse led to murder-suicides of Springville family, police say

Apparently concerned with the "evil in the world" and a pending apocalypse, Benjamin and Kristi Strack took the lives of three of their children and then killed themselves with lethal doses of... Read more »

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4 injured in 'near head-on collision' in Provo Canyon

A woman is in serious condition after being ejected from her vehicle in a Provo Canyon car crash. Read more »

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Saratoga Springs looks to form Senior Council

Saratoga Springs is seeking between five and 10 residents ages 55 and older to help form a Senior Council. Read more »

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About Utah: Utah Valley University fills a niche like no other

Under the guidance of university President Matthew Holland, Utah Valley University continues to grow and offer myriad educational possibilities. Read more »

Jan. 25, 2015

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Speakers at UVU symposium encourage people to embrace their imperfections

Women and men gathered Friday at Utah Valley University to discuss something that many work for but never achieve — perfectionism. Speakers presented information to help others change their... Read more »

Jan. 24, 2015

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Young Provo barber offers classic American feel

There is something distinctly vintage about a clean cut and a shave with a straight razor, but what makes a cut truly American at The Man Barber is a 20-year-old, self-made man behind the chair. Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015

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FrontRunner trains to have more restrooms available

Utah Transit Authority FrontRunner trains now have at least two public restrooms per train. Most trains will have three public restrooms. Previously, only one restroom was available on the trains. Read more »

Jan. 23, 2015

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Sandy man says firefighters saved his cat

A Sandy man is thanking the crew of firefighters who helped save his cat, which was stuck under a bridge. Read more »

Jan. 21, 2015

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Provo councilman remembered as 'thoughtful,' 'creative,' 'brilliant'

Provo City Councilman Stephen Hales died Wednesday morning, a little more than a month after undergoing surgery for a serious illness. Read more »

Jan. 21, 2015

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Memorial to be held for slain Sgt. Cory Wride

The community will honor slain Utah County Sheriff's Sgt. Cory Wride with a memorial event on Friday, Jan. 30, the one-year anniversary of his death. Read more »

Jan. 21, 2015

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Victim or murder accomplice? Attorneys push to admit dueling statements

Attorneys for a woman charged in the shooting death of a deputy want to admit statements she made that they say shows she was an unwilling participant. But prosecutors want to admit statements that... Read more »

Jan. 21, 2015

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Utah County confirms third measles case related to California outbreak

A third young person in Utah County has come down with measles after two Utah teens came home from Disneyland with the illness. Read more »

Jan. 18, 2015

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Provo District taking applications for gifted programs

The application window is now open for the Provo City School District fourth- through sixth-grade and seventh- through eighth-grade gifted magnet programs for the 2015-16 school year. Read more »

Jan. 16, 2015

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State education office names Utah principals of the year

The Utah State Office of Education and the Utah Association of Secondary School Principals announced the selection of three people Wednesday as Utah secondary principals of the year. Read more »

Jan. 14, 2015

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Utah County firm to debut new 'walkie-talkie' technology

A Utah company has devised new radio communications technology. MULITVOICE's first product — the MV900 — allows groups of up to eight people to converse simultaneously on a secure,... Read more »

Jan. 13, 2015

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Provo visitor says he's lucky to be alive after CO leak

A man visiting a Provo apartment said Monday that he and other residents and visitors are lucky to be alive after a weekend carbon monoxide leak sent them to a hospital. Read more »

Jan. 12, 2015

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Trooper solves lost Christmas gift mystery, ships it to grateful family

A UHP trooper found a Christmas gift on the side of the road in Alpine. Little did he know, the owner of that gift lived in Minnesota. But through a lot of work, the trooper eventually found the... Read more »

Jan. 12, 2015

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Possible carbon monoxide leak sends 9 to hospital in Provo

Nine people from a four-plex were taken to a local hospital due to elevated levels of carbon monoxide. Read more »

Jan. 11, 2015

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List of public hearings on proposed wood-burning ban

The following is a list of public hearings on the proposed wood burning ban. Read more »

Jan. 10, 2015

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Nebo School District holding Parent Awareness Nights

Nebo School District will be presenting two Parent Awareness Nights to discuss substance abuse, bullying prevention, and mental health services addressing depression, suicide awareness and suicide... Read more »

Jan. 9, 2015

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Utah measles outbreak shows value of vaccination

Utah health officials are hoping the recent measles outbreak will serve as an important reminder for people to get vaccinated. Read more »

Jan. 8, 2015

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Family asks for help finding dog that brings comfort to teen with autism

A Pleasant Grove family is desperate to get their dog back because of the help she gives to a boy with an autism spectrum disorder. Read more »

Jan. 7, 2015

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December storms pack a punch

A pair of strong December storms brought Utah's seasonal accumulation to average levels in much of Utah, and reservoir storage is about the same as last year. A report released Wednesday said... Read more »

Jan. 7, 2015

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Redefining beauty focus of UVU presentation

“Beauty Redefined: The Impact of Body Image on Women’s Confidence and Influence” is the title of the third in a four-part speaker and dialogue series scheduled by Utah Valley... Read more »

Jan. 6, 2015

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