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07.07.2014

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High school rodeo: Rodeo champions decided at state event

Addy Haviland’s fingerprints are all over high school rodeo. Not only does she compete in all

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07.07.2014

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Attorney pushing for Shurtleff, Swallow testimony in controversial fraud case

Attorneys for an imprisoned businessman at the center of the John Swallow scandal are still

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07.06.2014

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Dark, dangerous and now ‘closed to the public’

Crews in western Utah have been working away at a seemingly endless task in picturesque – but

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07.04.2014

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Crusher in the Tushar to grind out fourth year

The Crusher in the Tushar bicycle race is slated for its fourth annual running on Saturday, July

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07.03.2014

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Utah’s water year: Some improvement statewide over 2013, but south drier

The latest Utah Climate and Water Report confirms what any denizen of southern Utah’s

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07.02.2014

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Rural Utah will take wild horse fight to New Orleans, Washington

Rural Utah leaders do not want a Cliven Bundy–style showdown with the Bureau of Land

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07.02.2014

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Utah counties want Congress to let states manage wild horses

Iron and Beaver counties will not round up wild horses on their own, as they threatened earlier

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06.30.2014

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80% of Utah’s Piute County residents live in "poverty areas"

A new map of "concentrated poverty" areas in America has one unfortunate, intensely colored

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06.29.2014

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Memorials inspire hope in cynical Washington

There are two statues of Utahns inside the U.S. Capitol. The first, of course, is Brigham Young,

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06.29.2014

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Cedar City police officer facing DUI resigns

A Cedar City police officer has resigned after he was arrested for suspicion of driving under the

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06.28.2014

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Battle between Utah’s rural counties and BLM intensifies

When Garfield County Sheriff Danny Perkins sat down in a conference room with the national

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06.26.2014

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Fourth of July performances, activities in Utah

“So ... what are you going to do?” It’s a question the members of "Studio C" have been asked a

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06.23.2014

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Under pressure, BLM OK’s roundup of 140 wild horses

Despite opposition from wild–horse groups, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM)

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06.20.2014

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UHSAA lists schools with zero ejections

The Utah High School Activities Association continues to put an emphasis on sportsmanship.

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06.14.2014

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Frustrated Utah lawmakers vent to BLM, Forest Service

Dueling concerns over grazing cutbacks and renegade federal law enforcement agents

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06.13.2014

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Several fires burned Friday around Utah

Friday saw several fires across the state extinguished, contained or continuing to burn,

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06.12.2014

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Draper wildfire, others burn throughout Utah

Utah’s fire season is already well underway, with several wildfires burning throughout the state in

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06.09.2014

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Utah ‘Mountain Man’ burglar gets 10½ years in federal prison

After six years of living off the land – oftentimes at the expense of Utah cabin owners – Troy

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06.06.2014

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New era for Utah politics: 7 counties voting mainly by mail

This month’s primary will be a bit different in Utah – with seven counties conducting balloting

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06.05.2014

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High school rodeo: Wright brothers soaring to new heights at Utah high school rodeo finals

The Wright brothers, good ol’ Orville and Wilbur, are credited with inventing the first successful

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06.05.2014

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In our opinion: Weighing costs against benefits, in Utah and around the nation, necessary for sound energy development

Utah is in the enviable position of enjoying a great diversity of energy resources, each of

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06.04.2014

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Solar energy poised to blossom in Utah desert

It’s got lots of flat land at high elevations bathed in abundant sunshine. So Utah must be booming

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06.04.2014

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Recreation: Saturday is Free Fishing Day in Utah

It is time for all those cheapskate, once–a–year anglers to dig their gear out of the garage,

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06.02.2014

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Wild horse advocates flood BLM with roundup opposition

Wild horse advocates say 35,000 people have filed comments with the Bureau of Land

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05.28.2014

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Utah Senate requests public comment on judicial nominees

The Utah Senate Judicial Confirmation Committee is seeking public comment on Paul

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05.27.2014

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Herbert picks longtime Chaffetz staffer as new chief

Gov. Gary Herbert named Justin Harding, a longtime congressional staffer and top aide for

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05.25.2014

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Beaver Ranger District – Fuels Project Updates May 25th 2014

Prescribed burning this spring has been very productive. The 10 Mile / Bellyache project in

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05.23.2014

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Map: Memorial Day services in Utah

All events are on Monday unless otherwise specified. • American Fork 11 a.m. at the city

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05.20.2014

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Court papers reveal new details in fatal Utah motel room stabbing

A Tennessee woman accused of killing her husband at a Beaver, Utah, motel initially told

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05.19.2014

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Tennessee ‘drifter’ killed husband in Beaver motel room, police say

A Tennessee woman charged with murdering her husband in a Beaver motel room made her first

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05.16.2014

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Tennessean charged with killing her husband in Utah

A Tennessee woman has been charged with killing her husband at a Beaver County motel

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05.15.2014

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BLM to pull 200 horses from Utah’s West Desert

The federal Bureau of Land Management will likely clear most if not all the wild horses from a

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05.15.2014

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Church history preserved just off I–15 at Cove Fort

Cove Fort is still welcoming travelers after nearly a century and a half. What was first established

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05.11.2014

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BLM seeks bids for new corrals for wild horses in the West

The U.S. Bureau of Land Management is soliciting bids for new, short–term holding

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05.11.2014

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Utah forecast: Mother’s Day marked by gray skies, snow

Wintry weather made for a messy Mother’s Day in Central Utah, and a darkened one farther

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05.06.2014

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Amid debate, eight wild horses captured in Iron County

The Bureau of Land Management on Monday removed eight wild horses from private land

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05.04.2014

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Tensions rising over public land use in Utah, the West

Recapture Creek wanders below cliff faces that once sheltered hundreds of Americans Indians in

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05.04.2014

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Fire destroys tractor trailer, tires, furniture, closes I–15

Fire destroyed a tractor trailer Saturday near the Beaver and Millard county line. The tractor

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05.03.2014

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Counties deploy new Utah law in fight over wild horses

As the Shingle Creek Fire spread two years ago, Kane and Iron county officials fumed, blocked by

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05.02.2014

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Utah a hotbed for nation’s geothermal growth in 2013

Geothermal power that came online in Utah and two other Western states helped keep the

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05.01.2014

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Utah ranchers sue BLM, demand removal of wild horses

Thirteen ranchers in southwestern and central Utah are asking a federal judge to order the

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05.01.2014

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Utah Wildlife Board steps into federal wild horse issue

The Utah Wildlife Board on Thursday threw its support behind efforts to "put the heat on" the

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05.01.2014

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Under pressure, Utah BLM fast–tracks plea to round up wild horses

Under pressure from ranchers and southern Utah elected leaders, the Bureau of Land

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04.30.2014

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Man charged with kidnapping toddler in I–15 standoff

A man wanted for murder in Louisiana was charged Tuesday with causing an hourslong

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04.29.2014

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Gov. Gary Herbert slammed for wild horse comments

National wild horse advocacy organizations are criticizing Utah Gov. Gary Herbert for his

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04.29.2014

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Utah issues emergency order for swine shows

If Wilbur the pig goes to a livestock show or county fair in Utah, his bacon is cooked.

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04.28.2014

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Stand–off on I–15 Ends Peacefully, Young Child Safe

A two year old girl is safe, after being held for hours by a murder suspect---thought to be

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04.26.2014

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Easy wins at GOP convention for congressmen, Love

Utah’s three Republican Congressmen easily won their party’s nomination at the GOP State

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04.25.2014

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Dust storm causes crashes, closes I–15 in central Utah

A dust storm Friday in southern Utah caused crashes involving 13 vehicles on Interstate 15,

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04.22.2014

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Report: Colleagues wondered if A.G. Mark Shurtleff was ‘spy’ in fraud case

How former Utah Attorney General Mark Shurtleff handled the prosecution of a wealthy

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04.22.2014

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Shurtleff responds to report critical of his conduct in Jenson case

Former Attorney General Mark Shurtleff’s handling of the case against convicted fraudster

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04.18.2014

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Utah wind power poised to increase

Four new wind farms are poised for development in Utah after Rocky Mountain Power inked

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04.16.2014

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Jenson’s push to get Swallow, Shurtleff to testify dealt setback

Jailed businessman Marc Sessions Jenson has suffered a setback in his efforts to drag former

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04.09.2014

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Minersville Reservoir Spring Survey – Trout, smallies and wipers, oh my...

Minersville Reservoir Trend Net Survey by Michael Hadley with the DWR’s Southern Region.

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04.08.2014

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Large controlled burn planned near Beaver in May

Firefighters are planning a massive, 10,000–acre controlled burn next month south of Beaver in

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04.07.2014

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‘Mountain Man’ burglar pleads guilty to federal charges

Troy Knapp, the alleged "Mountain Man" cabin burglar, will serve at least 10 years in federal

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04.07.2014

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Two bodies recovered from Utah helicopter crash site

Two men’s bodies were recovered Monday from a helicopter crash in Emery County. Pilot Robin

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04.07.2014

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Interagency Fire Center releases list of planned burns

Federal and state parks and forestry agencies have announced an ambitious schedule for

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04.04.2014

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Utah embraces trio of renewable energy firsts

Utah turned a page in the renewable energy handbook this week, embracing a triad of "firsts"

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04.04.2014

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Iron County, BLM working on wild horse deal

Negotiations are on in the brewing battle over wild horses in southwestern Utah, but so is the

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04.02.2014

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Nominees announced for 5th District Juvenile Court vacancies

The 5th District Judicial Nominating Commission has selected nominees for two vacancies on the

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04.02.2014

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New charges filed against Utah ‘Mountain Man’

New criminal charges were filed this week against so–called "Mountain Man" Troy James

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04.02.2014

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Deer population increase likely to yield more hunting permits

There are more deer in Utah than there have been since 2000 and state biologists are

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03.31.2014

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Defense argues ex–AGs have info that could clear Jensen

The Utah attorney general’s office’s decision to criminally charge jailed businessman Marc

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03.30.2014

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Jenson lawyer: Swallow, Shurtleff have info that could clear client

Jailed businessman Marc Sessions Jenson is on the hunt for evidence he believes will clear his

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03.20.2014

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Beaver County sheriff: Arson fire, suspected suicide attempt linked

The Beaver County Sheriff’s Office arrested and jailed a woman Thursday, the day after she

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03.19.2014

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Report says tourism significant in rural Utah

A senior economist for the Utah Department of Workforce Services said that while tourism isn’t a

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03.14.2014

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Utah bus company closed by feds

Federal officials say a commercial bus carrying the Beaver High School speech and debate team

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03.13.2014

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Power struggle at Utah Legislature over transmission line

A fervent, last–minute pushing match has broken out on Capitol Hill over a huge electrical

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03.10.2014

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Clean energy shines at Utah Legislature

With only a few days left before the close of business at the Utah Legislature, clean energy

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03.07.2014

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Computer preschool program expands to rural Utah

Young children throughout rural Utah will soon get free computer–based preschool lessons in

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03.06.2014

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Looking at future generation

The Intermountain Power Project has been churning out some 90 megawatts of electricity a

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03.04.2014

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Snow, slush and rain making for slippery Utah travel

Steady rain in the valleys and mountain snow, in places heavy, prompted issuance of several

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02.27.2014

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Utah forecast: Wet, windy weekend ahead

The National Weather Service warned of a wet and wild denouement to the week as the first of

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02.25.2014

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Panel approves bill to extend renewable energy tax credits to solar projects

A committee of lawmakers Tuesday agreed to extend the production tax credit to large–scale

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02.21.2014

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Resolution may be close in jailed Utah businessman’s fraud case

A resolution may be in the works for the fraud case against Marc Sessions Jenson, but his

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02.20.2014

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Governor appoints 5th District Court judge

Gov. Gary Herbert has appointed Keith Barnes to fill a vacancy in the 5th District Court, which

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02.19.2014

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New mountain goat viewing event in Uinta Mountains

There are around 2,000 mountain goats roaming Utah’s highest points. The wild, white and often

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02.17.2014

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Deal keeps oil rigs out of big chunks of Fishlake National Forest

Oil and gas development on Utah’s Fishlake National Forest is still possible under a deal the

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02.12.2014

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Ski Lift of the Week: Lookout at Eagle Point

Once known as Elk Meadows, and briefly promoted as the Mount Holly Club, Eagle Point is

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02.12.2014

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Parking lot brawl follows wrestling tournament

An altercation following a wrestling tournament Saturday resulted in an assistant wrestling coach

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02.11.2014

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GOP lawmakers speak in defense of same–sex marriage ban

In a partisan show of support, 81 Utah lawmakers signed on to a brief filed late Monday

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02.11.2014

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On Utah’s side: A digest version of amicus briefs filed in same-sex marriage case

Here are the briefs, in a nutshell, filed to support Utah’s defense of Amendment 3. I will be

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01.18.2014

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Graphic: Military weapons sent to Utah police

Sixty–two Utah police agencies are participants in what is called the 1033 Program. Under the,

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01.17.2014

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Drought disaster declared in Utah, 10 other states

Federal officials have designated portions of Utah and 10 other drought–ridden Western and

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01.13.2014

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Flu takes lives of three in southwest Utah

Three more Utahns have died because of the flu, this time in southwest Utah. The three

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01.12.2014

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Las Vegas man dies in rural Utah crash

A Las Vegas man died Sunday after driving off Interstate 15 in Beaver County. Joseph Chase,

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01.08.2014

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Hosts admit Swallow fundraiser cost more than reported

A Holladay couple who staged a 2012 fundraiser for John Swallow have amended the report of

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01.06.2014

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Same–sex couples denied Utah marriage licenses in court order’s wake

Kevin Chrisman and James Gerena were a moment too late for a lifelong pledge. After

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01.02.2014

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A list of Utah’s 57 homicides in 2013

A list of Utah’s homicides in 2013. The list also includes killings that were deemed to be in self–

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01.02.2014

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Swallow campaign filed fake tax papers, new warrants show

Seven new search warrants in the investigation of former Utah Attorneys General John Swallow

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01.01.2014

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Swallow, gay marriage, West Valley cops lead Utah’s newsy 2013

Test you knowledge of the leading 2013 news stories with our quiz at the bottom of the page.

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01.01.2014

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Biggest stories around the world from 2013

Year in review: From the Boston Marathon bombings to the rescue of 3 women held

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