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Charges: Man profited from prostitution operation at Midvale hotel

Charges filed Monday claim a man profited from two prostitutes by arranging for them to meet clients at a Motel 6 in Midvale and that he attempted to recruit a 15 year-old girl staying at the hotel... Read more »

April 26, 2016

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Dark skies: 'Half the park is after dark'

If you live in an urban area you may have never seen the Milky Way — really seen it, that is —in all its glory. Rural Utah, though, is blessed with exceptionally dark skies, and many... Read more »

April 25, 2016

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2,000 horse lovers gather to fight for equestrian park

Roughly 2,000 horse lovers gathered at the Salt Lake County Equestrian Park Monday evening with a message that was loud and clear: Don't close our park — enhance it. Read more »

April 25, 2016

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Arizona educator chosen next superintendent of Salt Lake City School District

The Board of Education from the Salt Lake City School District voted unanimously Monday to offer the position of superintendent to Alexa Cunningham, one of three final candidates. Read more »

April 25, 2016

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doTERRA letter informs customers of possible data breach

A letter sent to customers and Wellness Advocates from doTERRA, the Utah-based essential oil company, is warning an apparent data breach last month may have compromised their personal information. Read more »

April 25, 2016

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West Valley woman attacked in failed robbery in front of her home

An armed man attacked a woman with the butt of his gun during a failed robbery attempt Monday evening, before speeding away in a vehicle, police said. Read more »

April 25, 2016

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Refugee goat project growing by leaps and bounds thanks to investment

A herd that started with about a dozen goats is slowly becoming a money-making venture for three African refugee communities in Utah. The East African Refugee Goat Project recently won a $30,000... Read more »

April 25, 2016

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Former Mormon missionary looks for positive since Belgian blast

One of the four LDS missionaries wounded in the Brussels terrorist attacks described Monday the fear, confusion and lessons learned as he continues on the road to full recovery. Read more »

April 25, 2016

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Magna man accused of tax evasion faces 11 felonies

A Magna man charged with 11 felonies related to alleged tax evasion was dishonest in his filings from 2009 to 2013, the Utah State Tax Commision claims. Read more »

April 25, 2016

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GOP's hard feelings over SB54 play part in forcing Herbert into primary with Johnson

Gov. Gary Herbert isn't the first popular governor Republican state convention delegates have forced into a primary election. Read more »

April 25, 2016

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State School Board seeks applications for state superintendent

The Utah State Board of Education began accepting applications Monday for the position of state superintendent of public instruction, the state's top education executive. Read more »

April 25, 2016

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Danger in a small package: Laundry pod poisonings on the rise, study shows

Parents love them for their convenience. Manufacturers know they’re a hit. But experts are saying that the brightly colored laundry detergent pods flying off the shelves are a danger to... Read more »

April 25, 2016

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Man who killed girlfriend as 14-year-old gets 15 years to life in prison

A man who was 14 when he violently beat his 15-year-old girlfriend in an isolated area of the Jordan Parkway and dumped her lifeless body into the Jordan River, was sentenced Monday to 15 years to... Read more »

April 25, 2016

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Utah official: BLM 'impotent' to deal with wild horse problem

The U.S. Department of Interior's deputy assistant secretary Jim Lyons was in Salt Lake City last week to discuss sage grouse, but the continuing problem of too many wild horses on the ranges of... Read more »

April 25, 2016

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Moon Lake Road to close for bridge replacement

The Duchesne-Roosevelt Ranger District on the Ashley National Forest will replace the Twin Pots Bridge, temporarily closing Forest Service Road 131 that accesses Moon Lake. Read more »

April 25, 2016

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Health department kicks of National Bike Month with new fix-it station

Teresa Roark inspects her bike at the Utah Department of Health's new bicycle fix-it station on Monday. Read more »

April 25, 2016

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I-15 traffic being joined at Hill Field Road for bridge work

Utah Department of Transportation crews will join southbound and northbound traffic on I-15 at the northbound bridge at the new Hill Field Road interchange on Wednesday, in preparation for the... Read more »

April 25, 2016

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Man sentenced to prison for shooting death on Ogden street

An Ogden man has been sentenced to prison in a shooting death after pleading guilty to manslaughter in the case. Read more »

April 25, 2016

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USU Alumni Association inducts 5 into Hall of Honor

Utah State University’s Alumni Association honored five lifelong Aggies, including one posthumous induction, at its annual Alumni Hall of Honor induction in mid-April. Read more »

April 25, 2016

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Ex-social worker sentenced to prison for sex with teen client

A former northern Utah social worker has been sentenced to prison for having sex with a teenage client. Read more »

April 25, 2016

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Park City educator elected UEA president

Members of the Utah Education Association, the state's largest teacher's union, elected Heidi Matthews as the next president, UEA officials announced Monday. Read more »

April 25, 2016

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Prosecutors say Jeremy Johnson could spend nearly 34 years in prison

Federal prosecutors want a judge to put convicted internet marketer Jeremy Johnson behind bars for as much as nearly 34 years for making false statements to a bank. Read more »

April 25, 2016

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Man dubbed Shurtleff 'fixer' ordered to stand trial

A man who once called himself a "fixer" for former Utah Attorney General Mark Shurtleff was ordered Monday to stand trial on charges including tax evasion and obstructing justice. Read more »

April 25, 2016

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Top 10 names that must be from Utah

Some parents like traditional names, and others choose the more modern route. But in the land of combination monikers, crazy spellings, and made-up names (Utah), you never know what you're going to... Read more »

April 25, 2016

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Man dead in single-vehicle crash in Park City

The Utah Highway Patrol said a man died and his passenger was seriously injured after the car they were in failed to negotiate a curve on a state highway, slammed through a wooden fence and ended... Read more »

April 24, 2016

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About Utah: How about a tamale while you wait?

At Victor's Tires, you can take care of your car and your stomach. Read more »

April 24, 2016

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Woman shot, man unconscious after Herriman melee, police say

Police on Sunday were still sorting through the details of an early morning disturbance in Herriman that left a woman with shooting injuries to her hand and ankle, and man beaten until he was... Read more »

April 24, 2016

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Waiting on 'young invincibles'

'Young invincibles' subsidize the cost of older, sicker Americans and are essential for any well-functioning health insurance economy. The only problem? They aren't signing up. Read more »

April 24, 2016

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USU expands land grant mission under outgoing presidency

Stan Albrecht, USU's 11-year president, is retiring. But he hopes the institution's land grant mission will be a priority for the next leader. Read more »

April 24, 2016

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Power of one: BYU grad hopes to help solve big problem in refugee camps

Never underestimate the power of one. A BYU graduate who volunteered in refugee camps in Greece last fall recognized two big problems with donations. When she returned home she created an... Read more »

April 24, 2016

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Provo fisherman drowns at Spanish Oaks Reservoir

The body of a 20-year-old Provo fisherman was recovered Sunday from Spanish Oaks Reservoir in Utah County after he failed to return from an outing. Authorities believe he may have slipped on some... Read more »

April 24, 2016

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U. students, doctor develop device to make intubation easier on patients

University of Utah students are helping to develop a new medical device that would make intubation procedures safer for patients. Read more »

April 24, 2016

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Body found at site of Midvale house fire

A body was found at the site of a Midvale house fire Sunday morning, United Fire Authority confirmed. Read more »

April 24, 2016

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Inspiring 'Odysseo' delights Utah crowds, extends stay

Utah is demonstrating its love affair with horses by the response of spectators to the world's largest touring production, "Odysseo," which is receiving standing ovations. It has now extended its... Read more »

April 24, 2016

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'There are good people left in this world': Police sergeant donates bike to teen

The flyers told the story. Anne Hilton posted them all over West Jordan, hoping to prove to her son that good people still exist. Read more »

April 24, 2016

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Police ask for help finding Cottonwood Heights teen with depression

Police are looking for a Cottonwood Heights teen with a history of depression who left his home around 6 p.m. Saturday. Read more »

April 23, 2016

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Police: Nine injured in wrong-way Mountain View Corridor crash

Nine people are injured — and several are in "grave" condition — after a white minivan collided with a silver SUV driving the wrong way on Mountain View Corridor on Saturday night,... Read more »

April 23, 2016

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Police identify Salt Lake toddler who drowned in pond

Police identified the toddler who drowned in a pond at his Salt Lake County home Friday evening as 22-month-old Dylan Diehl. Read more »

April 23, 2016

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Gov. Gary Herbert, Jonathan Johnson headed to primary after GOP convention vote

Gov. Gary Herbert will face Overstock.com chairman Jonathan Johnson in a GOP primary after winning just under 45 percent of the delegate vote at Saturday's Utah Republican Party State Convention. Read more »

April 23, 2016

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One dead in multi-vehicle I-15 crash; third driver involved left scene, police say

One man is dead and two other people were injured in a multi-vehicle crash on I-15 early Saturday morning near Spanish Fork, according to the Utah Highway Patrol. Read more »

April 23, 2016

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Elder L. Whitney Clayton speaks to BYU grads of 'the blessing of connecting to God'

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Elder L. Whitney Clayton of the Presidency of the Seventy speaks to close to 6,000 graduates during BYU commencement exercises held in the Marriott Center on Thursday, April 21. Read more »

April 23, 2016

Utah Dems nominate Weinholtz to run for governor

Nearly two-thirds of the state's registered Democratic delegates turned out for the statewide convention Saturday, putting many of their candidates on the November ballot, including Mike Weinholtz. Read more »

April 23, 2016

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Salt Lake County to hold town hall meeting on equestrian park's uncertain future

Amid concerns that the Salt Lake County Equestrian Park is operating at too steep of a cost to taxpayers, county officials will be holding a town hall meeting Monday on the park's future. Read more »

April 23, 2016

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Triage group knows Utah's chronically homeless by name, individual needs

In a modest conference room in the Road Home's shelter, outreach workers, caseworkers, housing specialists and others meet weekly to put roofs over the heads of people experiencing chronic... Read more »

April 23, 2016

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Less than 15 percent of candidates took signature-gathering path to primary ballot

Less than 15 percent of state and federal candidates successfully used Utah's new signature-gathering path to the primary ballot. Candidates who hired others to gather signatures for them paid... Read more »

April 23, 2016

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Live blog: Utah GOP and Dems spar over candidates during conventions

Follow Utah's Republican and Democratic conventions live. Read more »

April 23, 2016

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Woman charged with setting house on fire with elderly mother inside

An elderly woman had be rescued from a burning Salt Lake home last month after her daughter intentionally set it on fire, criminal charges filed Friday allege. Read more »

April 23, 2016

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Sagebrush project creates landscape of cooperation

Utah public lands management is a fiery topic of controversy of late, but the quiet work of state and federal agencies to boost sagebrush health and improve habitat for an imperiled species of bird... Read more »

April 23, 2016

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Toddler dies after drowning in pond outside Salt Lake County home, police say

A 22 month-old boy died after drowning in a pond Friday outside a northern Salt Lake County home, police said. Read more »

April 22, 2016

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'Be strong:' American Fork mother left to explain racial slur graffiti on family car to young sons

Danielle Boulter was stunned to find Friday morning that the side of her car had been spray painted with a racial slur targeting two of her children. Read more »

April 22, 2016

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