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10 events for a family friendly EVE WinterFest celebration

To help families get the most out of their experience, here are 10 family friendly options among EVE WinterFest’s offerings. Read more »

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Enjoying winter

Fresh Christmas Day snow Thursday provided a winter playground for those enjoying a Friday away from work and school as it wasn't just the ski resorts that drew people outdoors. Read more »

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Police seek your help finding man, woman in Cedar City convenience store robbery

An armed man and a woman entered a Cedar City convenience store Friday and took an undisclosed amount of money. Now police want the public's help in identifying and locating them. Read more »

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Park City police nab pair suspected of kidnapping 11-year-old boy

An 11-year-old boy was traumatized, but unharmed after police say he was forcibly kidnapped early Friday and driven around Summit County before officers freed him and arrested the two men accused... Read more »

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Rally in support of police also draws counter protesters

A rally Friday in front of the Salt Lake City-County Building drew dozens of supporters of law enforcement and a counter protest by people speaking out against alleged police brutality. Read more »

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Forming a bond makes a brother for life

Mike Frahm joined the Big Brothers Big Sisters program 10 years ago when he met Dante Walker. Since then, he has seen Dante grow in more ways than one. The two expect to remain friends for a lifetime. Read more »

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Bringing joy through simple acts of kindness

Holden and Natalie Brown visit Sara Jane Bowman each week to help her do the things she can't do herself as her Multiple Sclerosis progresses. Read more »

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Alpine man spreads love through singing

David Candland of Alpine sings to neighbors in an effort to help them feel love. Read more »

5 hours ago

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Utah woman among first headed to elite Army school

A Utah National Guard solider will be among a handful of women going to the grueling U.S. Army Ranger school as part of the first steps toward integrating the elite combat unit. Read more »

19 hours ago

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Doug Robinson: Advocate's plea: Please return to Utah Lake

Utah Lake was a big gathering place and resort area for Utahns before falling on hard times. Reed Price is leading an effort to restore the lake to its glory days and change its scummy reputation. Read more »

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Christmas I Remember Best: Gift of an heirloom

Final of seven winners this year in the Deseret News' annual "Christmas I Remember Best" writing contest. Read more »

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Resting her case: Judge reflects on Cuban roots and her love of the law

Retiring after 16 years on the bench, 3rd District Judge Denise Lindberg reflects on her life and time on the bench, from her childhood in Cuba, her decision to take on law school at 36, her love... Read more »

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Looming knee surgery inspired man to carve canes

When Bruce Gourley realized he would need to have both his knees replaced, he realized the plain canes were not for him. Using inherited wood-carving tools, a new hobby was born. Read more »

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Groups contest use of helicopters to manage sheep

Helicopters could be landing more frequently in central Arizona wilderness areas if a plan to manage bighorn sheep survives a challenge by conservationists. Read more »

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Groups weigh in on regional haze plan

A coalition of environmental groups is urging stricter pollution controls for Utah's power plants under a regional haze plan slated for adoption early next by Utah air quality regulators. The... Read more »

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Christmas I Remember Best: 'Ugly' Christmas tree becomes a thing of beauty

Sixth of seven winners this year in the Deseret News' annual "Christmas I Remember Best" writing contest. Read more »

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Accused thief hit officer with stolen car, police say

Police arrested a man Wednesday who they say stole merchandise at a Costco store, then hit a police officer with a stolen convertible while driving away. Read more »

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What to do after the presents are opened? Here are some options for Christmas Day activities

Here is a variety of things to do on Christmas Day in the Salt Lake area. Read more »

Dec. 24, 2014

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Skier injured in Alta avalanche

A skier was injured Wednesday after an avalanche fell in the backcountry of Alta Ski area. Read more »

Dec. 24, 2014

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Family of 6 displaced by Christmas Eve house fire

A family of six was displaced on Christmas Eve after a basement fire damaged the structure of their West Jordan home. Read more »

Dec. 24, 2014

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U. business school selected for ethics initiative grant

The University of Utah’s David Eccles School of Business was selected as one of 11 schools or colleges from nine universities to receive funding from an $11.25 million Daniels Fund Ethics... Read more »

Dec. 24, 2014

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UVU director elected to board of world religion group

Brian Birch, director of the Utah Valley University Religious Studies Program, has been elected to serve as a board member on the Council for a Parliament of World Religions. Read more »

Dec. 24, 2014

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Farmington will pick up Christmas trees

Farmington will pick up Christmas trees on Saturday, Jan. 10. Read more »

Dec. 24, 2014

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UTA offering late rail service on New Year's Eve

Utah Transit Authority is running late TRAX and FrontRunner trains to help people get home after New Year's Eve festivities in the city. Read more »

Dec. 24, 2014

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Willard Bay State Park hosting New Year's Day hike

Join Willard Bay State Park staff to start the New Year on a 1-mile hike along the new Linda C. Higley Nature Trail. Read more »

Dec. 24, 2014

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