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Former Provo High teacher pleads guilty to having sex with teen he taught

A former Provo High School teacher and athletic trainer has pleaded guilty to having sex with a female student he...

Gov. Gary Herbert dismissed from jury duty

Gov. Gary Herbert reported for jury duty Tuesday but was dismissed by the judge. Read more »

June 23, 2015

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Residents decry proposed American Fork Canyon land swap

Scores of residents packed the Utah County Commission chambers Tuesday to voice their disapproval of a proposal that would trade just over 400 acres of coveted land in American Fork Canyon for... Read more »

June 23, 2015

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Nation's elite warriors fight for coveted title at Camp Williams

Thirteen of the best soldiers and non-commissioned officers are at Camp Williams this week, fighting through the heat to prove their battle skills. The Army National Guard Best Warrior Competition... Read more »

June 23, 2015

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Target shooters taking aim at trees, signs and historic art near Utah Lake

Conflicts over target shooting are flaring up again along the western shores of Utah Lake. Some residents are upset about the destruction of the environment and rock art, as well as all the garbage... Read more »

June 23, 2015

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Input sought on Utah County shooting restrictions

The Bureau of Land Management is seeking public input to determine target shooting restrictions in an area of northwest Utah County. Read more »

June 22, 2015

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First 100-degree day of 2015 likely to hit Wasatch Front on Sunday

Forecasters are predicting temperatures in the high 90s for the foreseeable future along the Wasatch Front, with temperatures likely hitting 100 degrees Sunday. The American Red Cross in Utah urges... Read more »

June 19, 2015

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'Treasure hunt' of American history comes to Provo

The "American History Exhibition" provides 400 years of artifacts that offer snapshots into the nation's history. Read more »

June 18, 2015

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Prison relocation co-chairman asks if $1.8 billion economic impact estimate too low

A new study is underway at the request of a Prison Relocation Commission co-chairman to determine if the estimated $1.8 billion economic impact of developing the Utah State Prison site in Draper is... Read more »

June 17, 2015

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$430M Provo hospital upgrade kicks off to healthy start

A $430 million upgrade of the Utah Valley Regional Medical Center campus will include a 12-story patient tower with larger rooms and a nine-story building that will house outpatient services. Read more »

June 17, 2015

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Springville police arrest man in weekend stabbing

Police have arrested a man they say stabbed a man during an argument at his neighbor's house Sunday. Read more »

June 17, 2015

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No signs of foul play in fatal Payson house fire, officials say

Investigators were still looking Tuesday to identify the cause of a blaze that killed one man in his Payson home, but no signs of foul play were immediately apparent, officials said. Read more »

June 16, 2015

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Utahns tell prison relocation commission: 'Keep it in Draper'

Eighty-two-year-old Alexandra Eframo shook her fists when asked about how strongly she felt about keeping the Utah State Prison in Draper after testifying before the Legislature's Prison Relocation... Read more »

June 16, 2015

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Man dies in Payson house fire; cause of blaze unknown

A man died in a house fire in Payson on Monday afternoon, and police have joined the investigation into the blaze. Read more »

June 15, 2015

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Public gets its chance to weigh in on prison relocation

The co-chairman of the Legislature's Prison Relocation Commission said he hopes Tuesday's public hearing on proposed sites for a new state prison won't be a repeat of recent meetings that turned... Read more »

June 15, 2015

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Springville police searching for man in Sunday stabbing

Police were searching for a man Sunday who allegedly stabbed another man during an argument. Read more »

June 14, 2015

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Police believe they know who set series of Provo fires

A man embroiled in a federal child pornography case is now suspected of setting a series of fires in Provo during 2014. Read more »

June 13, 2015

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Water system providers worry about aging equipment, weather challenges

More than 450 entities in the water industry were tapped in a survey and listed their top concerns. Chief among them are aging equipment, surviving weather-related challenges such as drought, and... Read more »

June 13, 2015

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Lehi girl killed, 5 teens injured in late-night crash

A 17-year-old Lehi girl died and another teenager was hospitalized in critical condition after a late-night rollover crash Thursday. Read more »

June 12, 2015

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Utah State Board of Education member, wife and 2 children killed in Missouri plane crash

A member of the Utah State Board of Education and LDS bishop was killed Friday along with his wife and two of his children when their small plane crashed taking off from a family-owned runway in a... Read more »

June 12, 2015

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Lehi Library taking food for fines

Patrons can bring canned food to the Lehi Library June 22-26 and earn $1 deductions from library fines, up to $10. Read more »

June 10, 2015

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Groundbreaking set for new Provo schools

Groundbreaking ceremonies will signal the start of construction on the new Rock Canyon Elementary and Sunset View Elementary in Provo. Read more »

June 10, 2015

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15 ways to stay outside in Utah this summer

Summer is coming! What better way to celebrate than to spend time in the great outdoors. With its festivals, hikes, markets and national parks, Utah has no shortage of places to go to stay... Read more »

June 9, 2015

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Salt Lake, Utah and Davis counties: Introducing the candidates in this year's municipal elections

These are the candidates running for municipal offices in Salt Lake, Utah and Davis counties following Monday's filing deadline. Read more »

June 9, 2015

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Photo gallery: LDS leaders, families gather for Payson Utah Temple dedication

The Payson Utah Temple was dedicated Sunday, June 7. Read more »

June 7, 2015

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Storm front dumps rain, hail in northern Utah; twisters touch down in San Juan County

Strong storms dumping heavy rain and hail in northern Utah moved slowly across the area Saturday. Meanwhile, two small tornadoes touched down in San Juan County. Read more »

June 6, 2015

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