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Lehi Library to host Halloween puppet shows

The Lehi Library will host Halloween puppet shows Oct. 27-30. Read more »

Oct. 9, 2014

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Mapleton addresses FAQs on lateral canal trail project

The city on its website has addressed frequently asked questions about a planned pedestrian trail that will connect with the Hobble Creek Trail in Springville in the north and eventually to the Spanish Fork trail system to the south. Read more »

Oct. 9, 2014

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Man accused of BYU gropings pleads not guilty

A man accused of groping two women on the BYU campus pleaded not guilty Thursday to two counts of sexual battery, and requested that his case go before a jury trial. Read more »

Oct. 9, 2014

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Mitt Romney holds campaign rally for Mia Love

Congressional candidate Mia Love filled a Thanksgiving Point stage at a rally Wednesday with local, state and national GOP leaders, including former presidential candidate Mitt Romney. Read more »

Oct. 8, 2014

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Utah County seeks search and rescue volunteers

The Utah County Sheriff's Office Search and Rescue Team is looking for new volunteer members. Read more »

Oct. 8, 2014

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Chaffetz, Wonnacott address range of issues in 3rd District debate

Two candidates for Utah's 3rd Congressional District presented their stances on several issues brought forward by Utah residents, students and election officials in a debate hosted Tuesday by the... Read more »

Oct. 7, 2014

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Utah Lake algae toxin kills family's dog

A dog died after being exposed to an algal toxin at Utah Lake, leading health officials and state water quality managers to issue a public health warning regarding swimming and other types of... Read more »

Oct. 7, 2014

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Salem man gets maximum prison sentence for killing wife

A Salem man was sentenced Tuesday after being convicted of fatally shooting his wife last year. Read more »

Oct. 7, 2014

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Blaze burns a Utah County fire chief's house

A family of a Utah County fire chief is displaced after a blaze severely damaged their home. No one was home when the fire started and the cause of the fire is under investigation. The estimated... Read more »

Oct. 4, 2014

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Relatives, former S.L. mayor Rocky Anderson demand accountability for officer-involved shootings

Relatives of Utahns killed in receofficer-involved shootings were joined by former Salt Lake City mayor Rocky Anderson demanding accountability, transparency and better training of police officers... Read more »

Oct. 4, 2014

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Friends, strangers help boy celebrate 9th birthday with 999 cards

In Utah County and beyond, people are picking up paper and pencils to make beautiful, thoughtful cards for a boy with a simple birthday wish. Read more »

Oct. 3, 2014

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Water line break causes Lehi road to collapse

An irrigation pipe burst under a road in a new Lehi subdivision, spilling thousands of gallons of pressurized water and causing the road to cave in Friday. Read more »

Oct. 3, 2014

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Strack family shared friendship, love with all around them, mourners remember at vigil

More than 100 people met in Provo's Pioneer Park on Thursday evening, sharing memories of the love and friendship they shared with a Springville family of five found dead in their home. Read more »

Oct. 2, 2014

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911 call placed just prior to Darrien Hunt's shooting death released

The 911 call that resulted in Saratoga Springs police confronting Darrien Hunt, ultimately leading to Hunt being shot and killed by officers, was released Thursday. Read more »

Oct. 2, 2014

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Vivint shares rise in initial public offering

Shares of Lehi-based Vivint Solar Inc. opened slightly above its initial public offer price Wednesday, according to market reports. Read more »

Oct. 1, 2014

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Attorney general candidates Reyes, Stormont differ over defending Utah marriage law

Sharp differences emerged Wednesday between attorney general candidates Sean Reyes and Charles Stormont over defending Utah's ban on same-sex marriage. Read more »

Oct. 1, 2014

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Assessment on power plant project available for comment

Two agencies have drafted an environmental assessment in connection with a proposed hydroelectric power plant project in Utah County. Read more »

Oct. 1, 2014

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Trial begins: Was Orem woman's death an accident or murder?

A Utah County jury is being asked to decide whether the shooting death of Heidy Wagner Truman was an accident or whether her husband of three-and-a-half years murdered her. Testimony in the murder... Read more »

Oct. 1, 2014

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Investigators asking for witnesses to fatal fall at Bridal Veil

The investigation into a hiker found dead at the base of Bridal Veil Falls continued Wednesday. Read more »

Oct. 1, 2014

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Litter left by target shooters in Hobble Creek Canyon prompts talk of ban

Excessive litter and vandalism left behind by target shooters has U.S. Forest Service officials talking about banning the activity in Utah County's Hobble Creek Canyon. While that would be a last... Read more »

Oct. 1, 2014

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Attorney General Sean Reyes and Democratic challenger Charles Stormont debate live stream

PROVO — Attorney General Sean Reyes and challenger Charles Stormont are scheduled to debate Wednesday at KBYU studios. The hourlong debate is live at 6 p.m. The Utah Debate Commission is... Read more »

Oct. 1, 2014

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Relatives of Springville family 'shocked and heartbroken'

Relatives of the five members of a Springville family who died mysteriously in their homes over the weekend made their first public appearance and comments since the tragedy on Tuesday. Read more »

Sept. 30, 2014

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Six murder counts filed against woman accused of killing 6 babies

Megan Huntsman, 39, is facing six counts of murder, a first-degree felony, in connection with the death of six infants found in the garage of a Pleasant Grove home. Read more »

April 28, 2014

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7 dead babies found in Pleasant Grove garage; woman booked in murder investigation

A 39-year-old woman was arrested after police found seven deceased infants in a Pleasant Grove home Saturday. Read more »

April 13, 2014

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Act to survive gunman on a spree

Experts say the danger from the increasing number of shooting attacks is so chaotic, that even before the first responding officer arrives, a person can take several actions to increase their odds... Read more »

March 12, 2009

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