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Working group to address possible American Fork Canyon land swap

A working group to review the possible American Fork Canyon exchange will be created.

Hit man sentenced to life without parole in Provo man's death

A man who was hired to beat Provo a man and ultimately left him dead has been sentenced to life in prison without parole. Read more »

May 20, 2015

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1 killed in car crash with garbage truck in Utah County

One person was killed Tuesday after colliding with a garbage truck, police said. Read more »

May 19, 2015

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Possible family of Utahraptors finds new home at Museum of Ancient Life

A 9-ton slab of sandstone that may contain up to 12 Utahraptors — and provide evidence that raptors hunted in family units — was installed into the paleontology lab of the Museum of... Read more »

May 19, 2015

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Utahns conserving water by harvesting rain

After such a dry winter, the state needed a wet spring. In spite of Utah's seemingly endless flow of storms, the rainfall does not make up for record-low snowpack and dry soils. Read more »

May 19, 2015

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Utah County Health Department holding skin cancer screening

The Utah County Health Department will hold a free skin cancer screening clinic. Read more »

May 19, 2015

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Orem police warn of skimming scandals

A recent skimming incident in Orem has police reminding residents to always be mindful when using an ATM or other bank card readers. Read more »

May 19, 2015

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More sculptures to be added to ‘Light of the World’ garden

A sculpture garden with images of Jesus Christ will expand to include 35 statues over the next year at Thanksgiving Point. Read more »

May 18, 2015

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Motorcycle crash injures 2, closes southbound I-15 in Lehi

A man and woman were hospitalized after a motorcycle crash Monday afternoon shutdown southbound I-15. Read more »

May 18, 2015

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Cedar Hills hosting vintage car show

The first Cedar Hills Family Festival Car Show by Rockin' Hot Rod Productions is scheduled for next month. Read more »

May 18, 2015

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Lehi seeking Walk of Fame nominations

Lehi is seeking nominations for the Walk of Fame at Pioneer Park. Read more »

May 18, 2015

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Nationally ranked show choir at Spanish Fork charter school teaches life skills

American Leadership Academy's choir illustrates the growing popularity in show choirs while teaching students skills they can apply to other facets of their lives. Read more »

May 17, 2015

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Prison relocation officials stress remoteness of proposed sites

Within sight of Salt Lake City International Airport, a small herd of antelope roamed near a canal that cuts through one of the five proposed sites for a new state prison. Read more »

May 15, 2015

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Utah County prosecutors: Shooter justified in Macey's parking lot killing

The man who shot and killed an alleged car highjacker during an altercation on May 2 will not face criminal charges, the Utah County Attorney's Office announced Thursday. Read more »

May 14, 2015

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New incentives expected to bring 900 jobs to Utah over next 20 years

New incentives announced by the Governor's Office of Economic Development are expected to add 900 new jobs to the Utah economy over the next two decades. Read more »

May 14, 2015

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Lehi, residents under water restrictions

Water restrictions are in effect in Lehi, and that means residents and the city have to limit lawn watering to just two days per week. Read more »

May 14, 2015

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Search for missing Provo woman continues

From posting her picture on Facebook pages to participating in search parties held in Provo, many Utahns who do not know Elizabeth Elena Laguna Salgado are keeping on the lookout for the... Read more »

May 13, 2015

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Construction soon to begin on Pony Express Parkway

Road construction on the Pony Express Parkway is scheduled to begin around June 1, according to Saratoga Springs. Read more »

May 13, 2015

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American Fork Fire Department hosting Memorial Day breakfast

The American Fork Fire Department will host its annual Memorial Day breakfast next week. Read more »

May 13, 2015

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Ben Gowans state finalist for the Presidential Award for Excellence in Science Teaching

Ben Gowans, a fourth-grade teacher at Park View Elementary in Nebo School District was recognized as a state finalist for the Presidential Award for Excellence in Science Teaching. Read more »

May 12, 2015

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Reducing the Orem Mervyns to rubble and starting anew at University Mall

As part of the University Place renovation, construction crews began demolishing a structure that formally housed Mervyns in front of a large crowd as part of a small ceremony. Read more »

May 12, 2015

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Funds recommended for Orem park projects

Orem's Recreation Advisory Commission has recommended projects to receive Cultural Arts and Recreation Enhancement tax program funds this year. Read more »

May 12, 2015

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Youth School Board meets with Nebo School District Board of Education

The Nebo School Board took the opportunity to ask the students questions concerning college and career readiness, technology and one-to-one devices, and readiness for mathematics. Read more »

May 11, 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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John Jones died in a cave, but his widow emerged from the darkness

Emily Jones-Sanchez, who lost her husband in a caving incident at Nutty Putty Cave in 2009, tells of her experiences and the faith, gratitude and blessings that have shaped her life for the past... Read more »

Nov. 24, 2014

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Budding chocolate industry may put Utah on culinary map

With five new artisan chocolate businesses slated to get underway some are predicting that Utah could become the center of the nation's chocolate world. Read more »

Nov. 28, 2013

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