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Myton police chief on leave amid stalking allegations; break-in reported at accuser's house

Myton Police Chief Thomas Wade Butterfield was placed on paid administrative leave Thursday. The decision by the Myton City Council came two days after Butterfield was charged with stalking three... Read more »

Sept. 19, 2014

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Mitt Romney to campaign for Mia Love in Utah

Mitt Romney will campaign in Utah next month for Mia Love, the Republican candidate for the 4th District congressional seat now held by retiring Rep. Jim Matheson, D-Utah. Read more »

Sept. 19, 2014

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Photos: Fall colors over Guardsman Pass

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Sept. 19, 2014

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Customers wait all night, get new iPhone 6

Customers who lined up on Thursday got first dibs on the new iPhone 6 Friday at the Apple retail store at City Creek Center in Salt Lake City. The store opened its doors at 8 a.m. Friday as the... Read more »

Sept. 19, 2014

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Taylorsville Senior Center to host grand reopening

Salt Lake County Aging and Adult Services has announced the grand reopening of the Taylorsville Senior Center will be Friday, Sept. 26. Read more »

Sept. 19, 2014

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BLM to reopen Sacramento Pass Recreation Area to public

The Bureau of Land Management Ely District will reopen the Sacramento Pass Recreation Area to the public on Wednesday, Oct. 1. Read more »

Sept. 19, 2014

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University of Utah homecoming week kicks off

The University of Utah's annual weeklong homecoming celebration began with Redfest on Friday and culminates Sept. 27 with the football game against Pac-12 opponent Washington State University. Read more »

Sept. 19, 2014

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Latest edition of Utah College Guide now available

The latest edition of the college preparation source published by the Utah System of Higher Education, the Utah College Guide, is now available. Read more »

Sept. 19, 2014

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Martin MacNeill gets maximum sentence for murder that 'shocks the conscience'

Seven years after overmedicating his wife and drowning her in a bathtub, Martin MacNeill was given the maximum sentence possible in his case and will likely die in prison. Read more »

Sept. 19, 2014

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Can Utah solve its surprising binge drinking problem?

When Rep. Jack Draxler, a host of Thursday's daylong Alcohol Policy Summit at the state Capitol, attended a similar gathering two years ago, he was stunned to hear statistics about binge drinking... Read more »

Sept. 19, 2014

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Bystanders flip SUV to rescue teen from river

Bystanders flipped over an SUV that crashed into the Jordan River Thursday and rescued the teenage driver. Read more »

Sept. 18, 2014

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Cancer treatment for dogs could one day save humans

It appears dogs and humans are much more alike genetically than was originally believed, and what's saving their lives could save human lives as well. Read more »

Sept. 18, 2014

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Watch out for Utah Highway Patrol 'slow-down' maneuvers

The Utah Highway Patrol wants drivers to know what to do when they see patrol cars swerving across all lanes of traffic with their lights and sirens on. Read more »

Sept. 18, 2014

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Supporters for traditional marriage focus on children

Supporters of traditional marriage returned to deck the Utah State Capitol in pink and blue Thursday night, a week before the U.S. Supreme Court considers whether to hear Utah's appeal on behalf of... Read more »

Sept. 18, 2014

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Chronic absence a 'huge contributor' to academic setbacks, officials say

Chronic absence affects 12 percent of Utah students and as much as one-third of students in rural schools. While widespread solutions are available, reaching out to students individually remains... Read more »

Sept. 18, 2014

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Astronomers find massive black hole in tiny galaxy

A University of Utah astronomer and his colleagues made an amazing discovery that could change how scientists study the universe. Read more »

Sept. 18, 2014

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U.S. approaching 'sudden' phase of bankruptcy, George Will tells Utah audience

Between costly entitlement programs and mortgaging their cost to future generations, the nation is approaching the 'sudden' trajectory of bankruptcy, Washington Post columnist George F. Will told a... Read more »

Sept. 18, 2014

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Utah Supreme Court Justice Jill Parrish nominated for federal judgeship

Utah Supreme Court Justice Jill Parrish has been nominated for a federal district judgeship by President Barack Obama. Read more »

Sept. 18, 2014

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Funeral set for brother killed in hunting accident

A man who was accidentally shot to death by his brother while the two were hunting has been identified. Read more »

Sept. 18, 2014

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Riverton Hospital expansion aims to meet growing demand

Riverton Hospital broke ground for a new 120,000-square-foot addition on Thursday. Expansion of services aims to meet the needs of a growing community. Read more »

Sept. 18, 2014

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Labor commissioner appoints new Utah OSHA director

Chris Hill has been announced as the new Utah director of OSHA. Read more »

Sept. 18, 2014

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U. humanities dean to lead National Humanities Council

Robert D. Newman, dean of the University of Utah's College of Humanities and professor of English, has been appointed president and director of the National Humanities Center. Read more »

Sept. 18, 2014

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Memorial dedicated to community activist Sherri Jepson Winder

Dozens of administrators and students joined with members of the West Valley community to honor the distinguished efforts of the late Sherri Jepson Winder with a permanent memorial at Granger High... Read more »

Sept. 18, 2014

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Hours and services changing at Dinosaur National Monument

Dinosaur National Monument has announced changes in hours and services as fall and winter approach. Read more »

Sept. 18, 2014

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Darrien's day: Controversy put aside as man shot by police is laid to rest

Funeral services were held Thursday for Darrien Hunt, the 22-year-old Saratoga Springs man shot and killed by police over a week ago. Read more »

Sept. 18, 2014

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