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Some delays expected over holiday weekend; drivers should plan ahead

The Utah Department of Transportation is warning drivers to plan ahead for a few travel delays

$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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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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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 12, 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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Roosevelt police shooting probe now in hands of Utah County prosecutors

State agents assigned to investigate a deadly officer-involved shooting in Roosevelt last month have turned the case over to the Utah County Attorney's Office. Read more »

June 5, 2015

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10 ways to celebrate National Doughnut Day

It's National Doughnut Day! To help you celebrate, we've gathered doughnut recipes and local shops for you to visit (and maybe get a free doughnut). Happy eating. Check out these 10 ways... Read more »

June 5, 2015

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Man charged with attempted murder in Payson stabbing

A man was charged with attempted murder Thursday for allegedly stabbing another person outside a home in Payson. Read more »

June 4, 2015

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UHP targeting 'hot spots' for aggressive drivers

Police are going to get aggressive with aggressive drivers this weekend. Read more »

June 4, 2015

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'Princess' power: BYU to present stage adaptation of Shannon Hale's 'Princess Academy'

On May 29, BYU's Department of Theatre and Media Arts will premiere "Princess Academy," a new play adapted from Shannon Hale's best-selling novel of the same name. Read more »

May 22, 2015

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Inmate dies after his dialysis tech fails twice to show up at prison

A Utah State Prison inmate died Sunday after a medical contractor responsible for performing his dialysis treatment failed to show up on Friday and Saturday. Ramon Estrada, 62, died from apparent... Read more »

April 7, 2015

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Five sites now under consideration for new prison, but some want it to stay in Draper

Two more potential sites for the Utah State Prison were approved Friday by the Legislature's Prison Relocation Commission, now part of a political battle between the governor and the House speaker. Read more »

Feb. 27, 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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