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Top Story One dead and six injured in crash near Moab

Published on November 20, 2017 at 10:51AM

(Moab, UT)—The Utah Highway Patrol says an Arizona man is dead after a head-on crash on State Route 191 in Grand County. Investigators say a car driven by…

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Record number of people toured new Cedar City Temple

Published on November 21, 2017 at 10:56AM

(Cedar City, UT)—Almost 180-thousand people took advantage of the offer to tour the Cedar City Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Temple. The church offered free tours…

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Utah couple that won free groceries was facing theft charges

Published on November 21, 2017 at 10:55AM

LAYTON, Utah (AP) — Authorities say a Layton couple that won $10,400 worth of groceries at a store-opening in Utah face felony charges alleging the theft of more than $5,000…

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Prosecutors say 28 deaths probed in opioid-drug ring case

Published on November 21, 2017 at 10:52AM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Authorities are investigating 28 overdose deaths that could be connected a multimillion-dollar opioid drug ring based out of a suburban Salt Lake City basement, prosecutors…

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Utah groups urge Republican senators to vote down tax bill

Published on November 21, 2017 at 10:52AM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Grassroots groups in Utah that are against the Republican Party’s tax plans have called upon Republican Sens. Orrin Hatch and Mike Lee to vote against…

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Another Crash at Fremont Junction

Published on November 21, 2017 at 10:03AM

SEVIER COUNTY, Utah (UDOT)-Per the official Twitter of UDOT, another crash has occurred near Fremont Junction for the second time in the past five days. This incident occurred Tuesday at…

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Utah County homeless a part of large hepatitis A outbreak

Published on November 20, 2017 at 02:14PM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Health officials say at least 75 people are part of a large hepatitis A outbreak that began in May. The Salt Lake Tribune reported Sunday…

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Prescribed fire planned above Salina starting Monday

Published on November 20, 2017 at 11:25AM

The Richfield Ranger District is planning a prescribed burn at Steve’s Basin today. The fire will continue over the next couple of days as weather and clearing allows. Steve’s Basin…

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Layton woman dies in rollover crash on I-15

Published on November 20, 2017 at 10:40AM

KANOSH, Utah (AP) — Icy road conditions may have been the cause of a rollover crash that has left a Layton woman dead. KSL-TV of Salt Lake City reports 27-year-old…

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Telescope renting program starts in Cedar City and Parowan

Published on November 20, 2017 at 10:33AM

Getting a closer look at our night sky will soon be as easy as checking out a book from the library. Cedar Breaks National Monument and local astronomy clubs are…

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Former fire chief pleads guilty to igniting Utah wildfire

Published on November 20, 2017 at 09:11AM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A former Utah state trooper and fire chief has pleaded guilty to deliberately starting a wildfire that caused more than $800,000 in damage. The Salt…

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Suspect Turns Himself in to Beaver County Sheriff's Office

Published on November 17, 2017 at 11:07PM

A man facing over three dozen sex charges turned himself into authorities Friday night. Law enforcement officers from both the Beaver and Millard County Sheriff offices have been searching for…

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Crash Near Fremont Junction

Published on November 17, 2017 at 04:31PM

SEVIER COUNTY, Utah (UDOT)-As wintry weather descends upon south-central Utah, apparently, accidents have as well as UDOT reports. The incident occurred at 4:32 pm MST Friday afternoon on eastbound Interstate…

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Crash South of Beaver

Published on November 17, 2017 at 03:58PM

BEAVER, Utah (UDOT)-Per the official Twitter of UDOT, a crash occurred south of Beaver Friday afternoon along Interstate 15. The incident occurred at 3:57 pm MST Friday on northbound I-15…

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Teen charged in 12-year-old girl's death found fit for trial

Published on November 17, 2017 at 01:40PM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A judge says a Utah teenager has become mentally fit to stand trial on charges that he lured a 12-year-old neighbor from her home and…

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Actor Tom Sizemore denies groping allegations

Published on November 17, 2017 at 12:04PM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Actor Tom Sizemore is denying recent allegations that he groped an 11-year-old Utah girl during a 2003 photo shoot. Sizemore called the claims “highly disturbing”...

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Actor Tom Sizemore denies groping allegations

Published on November 17, 2017 at 12:04PM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Actor Tom Sizemore is denying recent allegations that he groped an 11-year-old Utah girl during a 2003 photo shoot. Sizemore called the claims “highly disturbing”...

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Utah October unemployment rate fell slightly to 3.3 percent

Published on November 17, 2017 at 11:14AM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — New unemployment numbers show the rate of out-of-work Utah residents dropped slightly last month to 3.3 percent, down from 3.4 percent in September. Utah’s Department…

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Beaver and Millard County Sheriff's Offices seeking public's help

Published on November 17, 2017 at 11:12AM

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Editor Update: This story has been updated with the suspect now in custody. (Beaver County, UT)—Authorities in Beaver County are asking for your help in finding a man…

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Utah solar panel sign-ups increase ahead of rate change

Published on November 17, 2017 at 11:11AM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — More than 4,000 people in Utah rushed to sign up for rooftop solar panels in the final days before a new deal with Rocky Mountain…

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Ex-con charged in student death that sparked manhunt

Published on November 16, 2017 at 03:11PM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Prosecutors are filing aggravated murder charges against an ex-convict accused of gunning down a University of Utah student with a weapon stolen from a slain…

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Survey: BYU falling short on sex assault education

Published on November 16, 2017 at 03:11PM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Results from a Brigham Young University survey shows that most students think the Mormon-owned needs to do more to educate them about sexual assault. The…

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Wind Advisory In Effect For Southern/Central Utah Friday

Published on November 16, 2017 at 02:45PM

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 News)-Per the official Twitter account of ABC 4 Utah of Salt Lake City’s chief meteorologist Dan Pope, a wind advisory is in effect for much…

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Dr. Robert Armstrong receives IHC award

Published on November 16, 2017 at 11:34AM

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Dr. Robert Armstrong, of Manti, has been recognized by Intermountain Healthcare with the Intermountain Medical Group’s Physician Outstanding Service award. The award recognizes physicians who have made a monumental impact…

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Salt Lake City will join NWSL next season

Published on November 16, 2017 at 11:25AM

Major League Soccer’s Real Salt Lake is adding a women’s team that will play in the National Women’s Soccer League next season. The Utah team announced Thursday is the NWSL’s…

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Snow Police Chief warns of sexual assault

Published on November 16, 2017 at 11:19AM

Snow College Police Chief Derek Walk is warning the Ephraim community about a sexual assault that occurred earlier this month. Snow College Campus Police received a report of the assault…

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Winter Weather Coming to Utah

Published on November 16, 2017 at 11:15AM

SALT LAKE CITY (NWS Salt Lake City)-Per the National Weather Service of Salt Lake City, wintry weather is coming to northern Utah over the course of the next 48 hours…

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LDS Church posts restricted handbook online, then removes it

Published on November 16, 2017 at 10:45AM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints briefly posted online a restricted handbook that contains instructions for stake presidents and bishops. Church spokesman Eric…

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Utah film board bolsters rules to prevent sexual harassment

Published on November 16, 2017 at 10:45AM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Utah Film Commission that oversees networking and tax incentives to an industry that spent $66 million in the state last year has implemented a…

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Attorney wants immunity for nurses added to blood-draw bill

Published on November 16, 2017 at 10:44AM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — An attorney who represented the University Hospital nurse who was arrested after refusing to let a police officer get a blood sample says a blood-testing…

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Judge dismisses charges against San Juan sheriff, 2 deputies

Published on November 16, 2017 at 10:42AM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A judge has dismissed charges against San Juan County Sheriff Rick Eldredge in a case where he was accused of threatening an employee with a…

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Utah lawmakers reject anti-harassment training for lobbyists

Published on November 15, 2017 at 02:57PM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A panel of Utah lawmakers on Wednesday rejected a proposal that would have required lobbyists to undergo annual anti-harassment training in order to be licensed…

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Utah County votes to sue drug companies, joining movement

Published on November 15, 2017 at 02:56PM

PROVO, Utah (AP) — Utah County is joining a growing movement to sue prescription drug companies amid a national opioid-drug epidemic. The Daily Herald reports the county commission decided Tuesday…

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Audit: Utah children at risk during care provider appeals

Published on November 15, 2017 at 01:12PM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A state audit found that Utah children are being put at risk when child care facilities accused of violating safety standards are allowed to operate…

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Cedar City police searching for beer thief

Published on November 15, 2017 at 10:57AM

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Cedar City police are searching for a man who’s seen in a video stealing beer from local businesses. He was seen leaving the scene as a passenger in a red,...

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Woman says she stabbed man while jogging after he groped her

Published on November 15, 2017 at 10:46AM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Salt Lake City police say they are looking for a man who was stabbed multiple times by a woman after he groped her. Salt Lake…

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Florida man pleads guilty to threatening Utah congressman

Published on November 15, 2017 at 10:42AM

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man has pleaded guilty to making a threatening phone call to a Utah congressman. The Orlando Sentinel reports that Charles Zachary Howard of Winter…

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