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Utah lawmakers seek valuation of federal lands in state

Utah lawmakers seek valuation of federal lands in state

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah lawmakers want to get a valuation of federal lands in the state so they can deliver a bill to the U.S government to show how much revenue the lands could generate if they were privately owned. The Legislative Management Committee is meeting Tuesday to […]

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Remains found near Arizona-Utah border may be missing couple

Remains found near Arizona-Utah border may be missing couple

LITTLEFIELD, Ariz. (AP) — The family of an Arizona couple who went missing nine months ago says their remains may have been found. The Mohave County Sheriff’s office says two sets of human remains were found this week near the Arizona-Utah border around the Virgin River Gorge. Authorities say all […]

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Utah Highway Patrol: 1 killed, 1 injured in head-on crash

Utah Highway Patrol: 1 killed, 1 injured in head-on crash

VEYO, Utah (AP) — The state Highway Patrol says a woman was killed and a second driver seriously injured Tuesday in a crash in southwestern Utah. The Highway Patrol says the wreck occurred on State Route 180 near Veto in Washington County. No identities or additional information was released.

Utah couple arrested in Washington in death of toddler

Utah couple arrested in Washington in death of toddler

SEATTLE (AP) — Officials say a Utah couple who fled the state after the man was accused of killing the woman’s toddler was arrested at a home in Washington state. The Seattle Times reports Gavin Haar and Brittany Hall were arrested Thursday in Gold Bar. Haar was wanted on a warrant for […]

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Dixie State Football Hosts Western State For Family Day

Dixie State Football Hosts Western State For Family Day

ST. GEORGE, Utah-Saturday, Dixie State football hosts Western State for Family Day as the Trailblazers return to Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference play after a 35-14 loss to nationally ranked Grand Valley State in non-league play. As part of Family Day, the Trailblazers will extend free admission to all Washington County […]

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Mormon church plans 2nd temple in Utah’s Washington County

Mormon church plans 2nd temple in Utah’s Washington County

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Mormon church plans to establish a second temple in Washington County in southwestern Utah, the 20th temple either currently open or planned in the faith’s home state. Establishment of a second temple in Washington County was among 12 new temples worldwide announced Sunday by […]

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Washington County making switch to mail-in ballots

Washington County making switch to mail-in ballots

ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — One of Utah’s most-populous counties is joining a growing trend toward voting by mail. Washington County will conduct its first election with all mail-in ballots on Nov. 6, The Spectrum newspaper reported . Its 75,000 registered voters in Southern Utah will see ballots appearing in their mailboxes […]

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Arizona man climbs atop transformer in Utah, is electrocuted

Arizona man climbs atop transformer in Utah, is electrocuted

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — An Arizona man has died in Utah after authorities say he climbed on top of a transformer box and touched high-voltage wires. Authorities say the 18-year-old Colorado City man had a severe form of autism and no fear of heights or danger. His name is […]

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Teen accused in attempted backpack bomb pleads not guilty

Teen accused in attempted backpack bomb pleads not guilty

ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — A teenager accused of trying to blow up a homemade backpack bomb at a St. George high school after looking at Islamic State propaganda has pleaded not guilty. The Spectrum newspaper in St. George reports the 16-year-old boy entered his plea Wednesday and is due […]

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Utah teen accused in backpack bomb case to face adult trial

Utah teen accused in backpack bomb case to face adult trial

ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — A Utah teenager accused of trying to blow up a homemade backpack bomb at school after looking at Islamic State propaganda online will stand trial as an adult on two felony counts, a judge decided Thursday. Authorities have said 16-year-old Martin R. Farnsworth wanted to […]

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