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Two Tornadoes Touch Down In Utah Amid Large Storm

Published on September 22, 2016 at 08:53PM

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Tornadoes and storms in Utah caused large amounts of damage Thursday. A tornado in Panguitch touched down around 6:55 p.m. according to the Garfield County Sheriff’s Office. The weather event…

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The Latest: Navajos ask judge to restore polling places

Published on September 22, 2016 at 04:54PM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A judge is questioning why she needs to order a southern Utah county to restore polling places for the November election when government officials there…

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Interior Department touts efforts to protect sage grouse

Published on September 22, 2016 at 04:54PM

DENVER (AP) — Interior Secretary Sally Jewell is in Colorado to tout efforts to save the greater sage grouse across the West one year after the federal government decided not…

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Officials to tour Utah's drought-stricken Great Salt Lake

Published on September 22, 2016 at 04:53PM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — More than 100 boats are sitting high and dry in a parking lot on the southern shore of Utah’s Great Salt Lake, unable to sail…

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Body pulled from Colorado River; May be missing river guide

Published on September 22, 2016 at 04:53PM

GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities at Grand Canyon National Park say a body has been pulled from the Colorado River and it’s believed to that of a…

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Cache County inmate's apparent suicide under investigation

Published on September 22, 2016 at 04:53PM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Authorities say an inmate at the Cache County Jail has died in an apparent suicide. The sheriff’s office says the inmate, who has not yet…

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Trump's Eldest Son Becomes a Campaign Flashpoint

Published on September 22, 2016 at 08:20AM

NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump is running a more disciplined campaign of late, largely avoiding the verbal slip-ups and inflammatory tweets that some have deemed offensive. But in recent…

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Interior Department Touts Efforts to Protect Sage Grouse

Published on September 21, 2016 at 01:56PM

DENVER (AP) — Interior Secretary Sally Jewell is in Colorado to tout efforts to save the greater sage grouse across the West one year after the federal government decided not…

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Zion's Aerial Waste-Removal Operation Postponed

Published on September 21, 2016 at 01:52PM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Zion National Park is delaying part of a helicopter-powered waste removal operation at an iconic trail due to weather. Park rangers said Wednesday the effort…

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Democratic Attorney General Candidate Drops Out of Race

Published on September 21, 2016 at 12:01PM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Democratic Utah Attorney General candidate Jon Harper is dropping out of the race hours before he was set to debate Republican incumbent Sean Reyes for…

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4 Injured in Stabbing Attack in Downtown Salt Lake City

Published on September 21, 2016 at 12:01PM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Four people have been injured after a stabbing attack in downtown Salt Lake City near a homeless shelter. Police say the stabbings occurred during a…

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Police Investigate West Valley Puppy Sale Scheme

Published on September 21, 2016 at 12:00PM

WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah (AP) — West Valley police are looking for victims of a scam who were promised puppies in exchange for hundreds of dollars but never received the…

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Mother Accused of Abandoning Boy at Hospital Takes Plea Deal

Published on September 21, 2016 at 11:59AM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah mother has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor child abandonment charge after prosecutors say she left her 8-year-old son at a hospital. Court documents…

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Navajos Request San Juan County Restore Polling Places

Published on September 21, 2016 at 11:59AM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Members of the Navajo Nation who say a 2014 switch to all-mail voting in a southern Utah county disenfranchised tribal voters want a judge to…

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Angela Atwoood arraigned on burglary/theft charges

Published on September 21, 2016 at 11:39AM

A Sanpete County woman serving 30 years in a Nevada prison for a botched kidnapping in 2011 pleaded not guilty to burglary and theft charges stemming from an incident in…

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Wife of Man Stabbed to Death in Utah Prison Files Lawsuit

Published on September 21, 2016 at 08:04AM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The wife of an Ogden man who was stabbed and beaten to death in the Utah State Prison has filed a lawsuit against the state….

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Public Invited To Tour Star Valley LDS Temple

Published on September 20, 2016 at 10:36AM

AFTON, Wyo. (AP)-With the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints’ temple at Philadelphia having been dedicated this past Sunday, the scene shifts to the Intermountain West with the Star…

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Coal sale postponed pending environmentalists appeal

Published on September 20, 2016 at 10:25AM

A coal lease sale scheduled by the Bureau of Land Management for Thursday has been postponed due to an appeal filed by four environmental groups. The Greens Hollow sale, located…

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Officials: Toxins on the decline in Utah Lake

Published on September 19, 2016 at 02:33PM

PROVO, Utah (AP) — Utah environmental officials say toxin levels in Utah Lake are on the decline. The Daily Herald reports that the Utah Department of Environmental Quality says samples…

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Website to inform voters of judicial candidates launches

Published on September 19, 2016 at 02:33PM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Judicial Performance Evaluation Commission has launched a website to inform voters of the merits of Utah judges who will be on the ballot in…

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Husband accused of murder says judge biased against drinkers

Published on September 19, 2016 at 02:33PM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah man whose murder conviction in his wife’s death was overturned says the judge’s comments about alcohol are among the indications he’s biased and…

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18-year-old man shot to death at Salt Lake City apartment

Published on September 19, 2016 at 02:33PM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Salt Lake City police are searching for a man accused of fatally shooting another man at an apartment complex. Authorities say 18-year-old Eric Padilla was…

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Man charged in leaving fake bomb outside Utah school

Published on September 19, 2016 at 02:32PM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A 22-year-old Kearns man is behind bars after police say he left a fake bomb outside an elementary school last year. Prosecutors say in charges…

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20th anniversary of Utah monument stirs strong emotions

Published on September 19, 2016 at 02:32PM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — As Utah waits to see if President Barack Obama will designate a new national monument in the state, this weekend’s 20th anniversary of the Grand…

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Orem High Football Player Rises From Wheelchair For National Anthem

Published on September 19, 2016 at 12:42PM

OREM, Utah (AP)-While the Region 7 (Class 4-A) football power Alta Hawks decimated Orem 47-28 Friday, a wheelchair-bound Orem High School football player obtained the greatest victory of all. Per…

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