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Murder Case to be Challenged in Alleged Suicide-Pact Crash

Published on July 28, 2016 at 07:43AM

OGDEN, Utah (AP) — Lawyers for a 16-year-old girl accused of killing two people in a high-speed crash on her way to carry out a suicide pact say they’re challenging…

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Utah lawmaker Mark Madsen announces he's leaving GOP

Published on July 26, 2016 at 12:47PM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A retiring Utah state lawmaker who attended the GOP national convention says he’s leaving the Republican Party but says the move has been a long…

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Man dies while rock climbing near Provo in Rock Canyon

Published on July 26, 2016 at 12:47PM

PROVO, Utah (AP) — A 28-year-old man has died while rock climbing near Provo. Provo Police say that Christopher Stockman was rock climbing with friends Monday evening at Red Slab…

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The Latest: Train worker's family reacts to suspect's death

Published on July 26, 2016 at 12:47PM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Family members of a slain Utah train worker say they’re disappointed one of two men accused in his death won’t have to answer for a…

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Large fire destroys Clearfield business, causes evacuations

Published on July 26, 2016 at 12:46PM

CLEARFIELD, Utah (AP) — A fire destroyed a business in Clearfield Monday, causing evacuations and power outages as plumes of black smoke filled the sky. The Standard Examiner of Ogden…

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Mormon Church Fights Subpoena for President Monson

Published on July 26, 2016 at 07:26AM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Attorneys are battling over whether Mormon Church President Thomas S. Monson should be required to testify in a case about alleged sexual abuse that occurred…

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Fire Officials Hold Public Meeting In Scipio

Published on July 25, 2016 at 09:34PM

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Representatives at a public information meeting in Scipio Monday night, gave the latest report on the fire that has been burning several miles south of the Central Utah town. Brian…

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Scipio To Have Town Meeting

Published on July 25, 2016 at 03:11PM

SCIPIO, Utah (AP)-Per the official Twitter of Utah Fire Info at @UtahWildfire, Scipio will conduct a town meeting to discuss the Lower Ebbs Fire. This will be Monday evening at…

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Days of '47 Parade draws thousands to Salt Lake City

Published on July 25, 2016 at 02:40PM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah’s Pioneer Day parade is underway in Salt Lake City as residents commemorate the date in 1847 when Mormon pioneers ended their treacherous journey from…

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UTV explosion injures 3, starts wildfire in Utah

Published on July 25, 2016 at 02:40PM

AMERICAN FORK CANYON, Utah (AP) — A UTV explosion that injured three people has also ignited a wildfire in American Fork Canyon. KSL-TV of Salt Lake City reports that three…

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Police searching for identity of body found in Utah river

Published on July 25, 2016 at 02:39PM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Officials say they are trying to identify a body that was found floating in a Utah river. KUTV-TV reports that the Box Elder County Sheriff’s…

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Women underrepresented across Utah's political spectrum

Published on July 25, 2016 at 02:39PM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah elected the nation’s first female state senator in 1896, when Martha Hughes Cannon defeated her husband and four other candidates to win the job….

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Fire burning over half of Antelope Island mostly contained

Published on July 25, 2016 at 02:38PM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Firefighters have contained most of a wildfire that’s burned just over half of Antelope Island in the Great Salt Lake. The lightning-sparked fire had burned…

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Crews work to contain small fire near Scipio

Published on July 25, 2016 at 02:35PM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Firefighters are working to contain a small wildfire burning several miles south of Scipio. The wildfire was started by lightning on Saturday and kicked up…

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Dixie State Receives Grant to Get Disadvantaged Youths To College

Published on July 25, 2016 at 12:51PM

ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP)-Recently, Dixie State University’s educational talent search program received a grant from the U.S. Department of Education totaling $1.98 million. As of September, the grant will provide…

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Holliday woman dies in fall in Maple Canyon

Published on July 25, 2016 at 12:29PM

A Holliday woman died as a result of a climbing accident in Maple Canyon on Saturday, July 23. Melissa Raue, 62, was rock climbing with her husband and a close…

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BEARS EARS MANIPULATION

Published on July 25, 2016 at 08:24AM

IN a news release the Sutherland Institute gave details on what really happened recently in Southeast Utah. Recently, thousands gathered at the Bluff Community Center in Southeastern Utah to share…

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Orem Man Convicted in Wife's Death Likely to Get New Trial

Published on July 22, 2016 at 10:45AM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — An Orem man convicted in his wife’s fatal shooting is likely to get a new trial. The Daily Herald of Provo reports (http://bit.ly/29TzFwR ) state…

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Utah Unemployment Rate Climbs up to 4 Percent

Published on July 22, 2016 at 09:57AM

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah’s unemployment rate grew to 4 percent last month, the highest rate since early 2014. Carrie Mayne, an economist at the state Department of Workforce…

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