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Deseret News
UTA employee Kay Ricks remembered as 'endlessly forgiving'rest of us can forgive them as well." Mourning for Ricks spread beyond those w
UTA employee Kay Ricks remembered as 'endlessly forgiving'
Deseret News / Posted an hour ago
rest of us can forgive them as well." Mourning for Ricks spread beyond those who attended his funeral to all across the Wasatch Front Saturday. At noon, marking the start of the funeral services, UTA trains and buses stopped in their tracks to... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Tropical Storm Bonnie hits high surf, stormy weather to South Carolinashowers and thunderstorms broke out across the northern Plains and the central
Tropical Storm Bonnie hits high surf, stormy weather to South Carolina
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 4 hours ago
showers and thunderstorms broke out across the northern Plains and the central Rockies. Scattered showers also affected the Wasatch, the Great Basin and the Sierra Nevada. Farther to the west, a Pacific system brought light to moderate rain to... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
As summer approaches, park rangers remind Utahns that life jackets save livesWASATCH COUNTY, Utah - Campsites are booked for Memorial Day weekend at Jordane
As summer approaches, park rangers remind Utahns that life jackets save lives
FOX 13 Utah / Posted yesterday
WASATCH COUNTY, Utah - Campsites are booked for Memorial Day weekend at Jordanelle State Park, but before boaters head out on the water, park rangers say they should make sure they have the proper safety gear. May 21-27 is National Safe Boating... Read more
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Deseret News
State, education leaders gear up for summer deliberation as school year endsSALT LAKE CITY — School's out for several school districts across the Wasatch F
State, education leaders gear up for summer deliberation as school year ends
Deseret News / Posted yesterday
SALT LAKE CITY — School's out for several school districts across the Wasatch Front, but much is happening for education in Utah during the summer months. Education leaders and state lawmakers are planning to revisit issues and update education... Read more
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Park Record
Explore Park City on two wheelsView trails down on the northeastern side of the Heber Valley," he said. "It's
Explore Park City on two wheels
Park Record / Posted yesterday
View trails down on the northeastern side of the Heber Valley," he said. "It's a relatively new trail complex that the Wasatch Trails Alliance has been working on and it's awesome. There's a 25-mile loop down there called the Coyote Loop that I... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Salt Lake City & County Building to undergo major upgradein an earthquake up to 6.8 in magnitude. However, new seismic data indicates th
Salt Lake City & County Building to undergo major upgrade
FOX 13 Utah / Posted yesterday
in an earthquake up to 6.8 in magnitude. However, new seismic data indicates the next earthquake to strike along the Wasatch Front could be 7.3 or greater. “In a 7.3, these base isolators will roll over so the building will come down,”... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Utah teacher accused of duct-taping students' mouthsSALT LAKE CITY (KSL) -- A Utah teacher is accused of using duct tape to silence
Utah teacher accused of duct-taping students' mouths
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 2 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY (KSL) -- A Utah teacher is accused of using duct tape to silence talkative students at Salt Lake City's Wasatch Junior High School. Tara Dimoh's 12-year-old son is one of them. "He told me that the teacher was upset he was talking to... Read more
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News 10 WILX
Utah teacher accused of using duct-tape to cover mouths of students(KSL) A Utah teacher is accused of using duct-tape to silence talkative student
Utah teacher accused of using duct-tape to cover mouths of students
News 10 WILX / Posted 2 days ago
(KSL) A Utah teacher is accused of using duct-tape to silence talkative students at Salt Lake City's Wasatch Junior High School. Tara Dimoh's 12-year-old son is one of them. "He told me that the teacher was upset he was talking to somebody during... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Teacher uses duct-tape to silence talkative students, parents sayNBC News - A Utah teacher is accused of using duct-tape to silence talkative st
Teacher uses duct-tape to silence talkative students, parents say
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 2 days ago
NBC News - A Utah teacher is accused of using duct-tape to silence talkative students at Salt Lake City's Wasatch Junior High School. Tara Dimoh's 12-year-old son is one of them. "He told me that the teacher was upset he was talking to somebody... Read more
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PhysOrg
Study suggests less snow and earlier snowmelt at higher elevations in warming climateSundial Peak, in the Wasatch Mountains, with Lake Blanche (elevation 8920 feet,
Study suggests less snow and earlier snowmelt at higher elevations in warming climate
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
Sundial Peak, in the Wasatch Mountains, with Lake Blanche (elevation 8920 feet, 2718 meters) in the foreground, May 2016. Credit: David White. Spring snowpack, relied on by ski resorts and water managers throughout the Western United States, may be... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Students silenced with duct-tapeseventh graders. (KSL) A Utah teacher is accused of using duct-tape to silence
Students silenced with duct-tape
WWLP Springfield / Posted 2 days ago
seventh graders. (KSL) A Utah teacher is accused of using duct-tape to silence talkative students at Salt Lake City’s Wasatch Junior High School. Tara Dimoh’s 12-year-old son is one of them. “He told me that the teacher was upset he was... Read more
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Deseret News
Teacher on leave after telling students to put duct tape on their mouthsEAST MILLCREEK — A teacher at Wasatch Junior High School was put on administrat
Teacher on leave after telling students to put duct tape on their mouths
Deseret News / Posted 3 days ago
EAST MILLCREEK — A teacher at Wasatch Junior High School was put on administrative leave Tuesday after she reportedly told several seventh-graders to put duct tape on their mouths for talking in class. School leaders learned of the incident Monday... Read more
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Salt Lake City Weekly
Make it pop!Aug. 12:Zootopia. Family Movie Night at Layton F.E.S.T. It's Star Wars: The F
Make it pop!
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
Aug. 12:Zootopia. Family Movie Night at Layton F.E.S.T. It's Star Wars: The Force Awakens at Layton Commons Park (437 N. Wasatch Drive) on Friday, Sept. 2. The presentation is free and begins "as soon as it gets dark enough to start it," says... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Utah teacher instructs student to duct tape mouth shut for talking in class, parents claimSchool District say their teacher made them duct tape their mouths shut for tal
Utah teacher instructs student to duct tape mouth shut for talking in class, parents claim
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 3 days ago
School District say their teacher made them duct tape their mouths shut for talking in class. The punishment took place at Wasatch Junior High on Monday. On Tuesday, the Granite School District placed the teacher on administrative... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Forest service proposes fees to maintain popular trails in Little, Big Cottonwood Canyonsbetween five and six million visitors use the paved trails every year, more tha
Forest service proposes fees to maintain popular trails in Little, Big Cottonwood Canyons
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 4 days ago
between five and six million visitors use the paved trails every year, more than some of Utah’s national parks. Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest trails manager Matt Lane said the number of visitors has made it difficult to keep up with... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
New proposal requires payment for day-use sites in Big and Little Cottonwood CanyonsSALT LAKE CITY — The Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest has proposed a fee pro
New proposal requires payment for day-use sites in Big and Little Cottonwood Canyons
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 4 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — The Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest has proposed a fee program for day-use sites in Big and Little Cottonwood Canyons. The fee would mean users need to pay $6 for a 3-day pass or $45 for a Cottonwood Canyons annual pass. All... Read more
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Deseret News
Are you willing to pay a fee to use trails in Big and Little Cottonwood canyons?is proposing a new fee structure for using popular trails in two local canyons
Are you willing to pay a fee to use trails in Big and Little Cottonwood canyons?
Deseret News / Posted 5 days ago
is proposing a new fee structure for using popular trails in two local canyons that could be in place by 2017. The Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest is seeking comment on a proposal to charge a user fee for access to heavily used trails in Big... Read more
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Deseret News
S.L. County expanding curbside glass recycling programMomentum Recycling facility in Salt Lake City on Monday. During the open house,
S.L. County expanding curbside glass recycling program
Deseret News / Posted 5 days ago
Momentum Recycling facility in Salt Lake City on Monday. During the open house, Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams and Wasatch Front Waste and Recycling District’s Pam Roberts announced that the county will expand its curbside glass recycling... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Body found in Iron County believed to be that of missing Cedar City manwearing only a T-shirt, jeans and tennis shoes. A new search for Brown was con
Body found in Iron County believed to be that of missing Cedar City man
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 5 days ago
wearing only a T-shirt, jeans and tennis shoes. A new search for Brown was conducted on May 12, when a company from the Wasatch Front area offered their services to search the area with drones and specialized camera equipment. That search was... Read more
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Park Record
National Forest gears up for a busy season in Summit and Wasatch countiessummer. Some of the campsites are first-come, first-served, but most can be res
National Forest gears up for a busy season in Summit and Wasatch counties
Park Record / Posted 5 days ago
summer. Some of the campsites are first-come, first-served, but most can be reserved at www.reservations.gov . According to Wasatch-Cache National Forest Supervisor Kathy Joe Pollock, there are no restrictions on campfires currently, but campers... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Skill competition for Utah school bus drivers improves child safetyJordan. It’s all in an effort to keep our kids as safe as possible. Lynnie Cas
Skill competition for Utah school bus drivers improves child safety
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 7 days ago
Jordan. It’s all in an effort to keep our kids as safe as possible. Lynnie Casper, a bus driver for 20 years, came from Wasatch County to compete. “It isn't as easy as people think,” Casper said. “They think that we just get behind the wheel... Read more
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Deseret News
Woman dies during Sundance zipline outing; cause of death unknownWALLSBURG, Wasatch County — A woman died Friday at Sundance Mountain Resort "wh
Woman dies during Sundance zipline outing; cause of death unknown
Deseret News / Posted 7 days ago
WALLSBURG, Wasatch County — A woman died Friday at Sundance Mountain Resort "while participating in the Zip Tour excursion," the resort confirmed. During the excursion, "a female guest lost consciousness and died shortly thereafter," the resort said... Read more
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Deseret News
'Dirty soda' lawsuit calls shop's co-owners responsible for alleged trademark violationsthe lawsuit claims. Both stores have multiple shops in Utah, with many of Swig
'Dirty soda' lawsuit calls shop's co-owners responsible for alleged trademark violations
Deseret News / Posted 8 days ago
the lawsuit claims. Both stores have multiple shops in Utah, with many of Swig's soon-to-be 11 locations dotting the Wasatch Front, while Sodalicious' six Utah stores are in Utah County. Sodalicious has two additional locations in... Read more
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Park Record
Daly West owner opts to leave collapsed derrick on groundto leave collapsed derrick on ground Water provider says cost too high to retu
Daly West owner opts to leave collapsed derrick on ground
Park Record / Posted 8 days ago
to leave collapsed derrick on ground Water provider says cost too high to return mining relic to upright position The Wasatch County water provider that owns the historic Daly West Mine shaft does not intend to return the collapsed derrick at... Read more
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Park Record
State Road 248 hotel under constructionowned units is currently under construction between S.R. 248 and Peace Tree Tra
State Road 248 hotel under construction
Park Record / Posted 8 days ago
owned units is currently under construction between S.R. 248 and Peace Tree Trail, adjacent to Black Rock Ridge in Wasatch County. In addition to a hotel, the project will include a restaurant, spa, ice skating rinks and a conference... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Helicopter crashes in Wasatch County; two injuredWASATCH COUNTY, Utah — A helicopter crash in the Soldier Creek area of Wasatch
Helicopter crashes in Wasatch County; two injured
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 8 days ago
WASATCH COUNTY, Utah — A helicopter crash in the Soldier Creek area of Wasatch County has left a pilot and a passenger injured. Search and Rescue crews were called to the downed aircraft just before noon. Jared Riby with the Wasatch County... Read more
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Deseret News
Utah communities still among fastest-growing in country, Census estimates showa $245 million bond to build six new schools in the area. What also stands out
Utah communities still among fastest-growing in country, Census estimates show
Deseret News / Posted 9 days ago
a $245 million bond to build six new schools in the area. What also stands out in the din of population swells along the Wasatch Front is Vineyard, a town whose total population represents only a sliver of Utah County, but whose rate of growth... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Strong winds expected in parts of northern Utah could impact travel on I-80, I-84along Highway 50 and Route 6 near Delta. Meanwhile, all of that wind kicking u
Strong winds expected in parts of northern Utah could impact travel on I-80, I-84
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 9 days ago
along Highway 50 and Route 6 near Delta. Meanwhile, all of that wind kicking up out west could create other issues for the Wasatch Front. “Visibility, however, could come down in the afternoon as dust over the west desert gets imported here, so we... Read more
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Deseret News
Hill holds mass-casualty exercise in preparation for air showteamed up to test their ability to jointly respond to a mass-casualty event in
Hill holds mass-casualty exercise in preparation for air show
Deseret News / Posted 10 days ago
teamed up to test their ability to jointly respond to a mass-casualty event in preparation for the "Warriors Over the Wasatch" open house and air show scheduled June 25-26 at Hill. The base held its last open house and air show in June 2014,... Read more
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Deseret News
NCAA women's golf: Cougars field one of BYU's most focused squadsa dominating junior golfer in the state and key player for BYU back in the day.
NCAA women's golf: Cougars field one of BYU's most focused squads
Deseret News / Posted 10 days ago
a dominating junior golfer in the state and key player for BYU back in the day. She was the 3A MVP in basketball at Wasatch High, an athlete who from an early age refused to lose and worked tirelessly at her game, according to Bruce... Read more
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Salt Lake City Weekly
Guilt-Free Desserts, Savoring SLC and Spice Kitchen IncubatorDesserts for Charity For the seventh consecutive year, Squatters and Wasatch br
Guilt-Free Desserts, Savoring SLC and Spice Kitchen Incubator
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 10 days ago
Desserts for Charity For the seventh consecutive year, Squatters and Wasatch brewpubs and the Utah Brewers Cooperative are teaming up to offer "Guilt-Free Desserts" during the month of May to benefit local charities. The five Squatters and Wasatch... Read more
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Salt Lake City Weekly
Burger Kingsaged cheddar. It comes on a soft, buttery, potato bun that's custom-made. Enjoy
Burger Kings
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 10 days ago
aged cheddar. It comes on a soft, buttery, potato bun that's custom-made. Enjoy it with a Montage Mountain Ale, made by Wasatch Brewery. At Tonyburgers (633 E. 400 South, 801-419-0531, Tonyburgers.com), options abound. Burgers come either as a... Read more
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Salt Lake City Weekly
Brews in the NewsBeer Glass also doubles as a great glass for Albariño wine. Finally, for the s
Brews in the News
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 10 days ago
Beer Glass also doubles as a great glass for Albariño wine. Finally, for the seventh consecutive year, Squatters and Wasatch brewpubs, and the Utah Brewers Cooperative are teaming up to offer "Guilt-Free Desserts" during the month of May to... Read more
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Deseret News
4A girls golf championship: Corner Canyon makes history as Provo's Soifua three-peatsMIDWAY — Despite trailing five shots after the first round, Naomi Soifua was co
4A girls golf championship: Corner Canyon makes history as Provo's Soifua three-peats
Deseret News / Posted 10 days ago
MIDWAY — Despite trailing five shots after the first round, Naomi Soifua was cool under pressure Tuesday at Wasatch Mountain Golf Course and shot a second-round 72 to go to a playoff with Bountiful's Jobi Einerson. The Provo junior then looked calm... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Utah sees downturn in cost for recyclable goods, industry experts saythe recyclables fetched quite a large dollar. Unfortunately that has declined,"
Utah sees downturn in cost for recyclable goods, industry experts say
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 10 days ago
the recyclables fetched quite a large dollar. Unfortunately that has declined," said Pam Roberts, executive director of the Wasatch Front Waste Recycling District. Much of the downturn in prices for commodities like aluminum, she said, is due to... Read more
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Deseret News
Lone Peak gets redemption with 5A girls golf championship, Gerner realizes dream as individual champMIDWAY — As the scores for Lone Peak and Bingham came into the clubhouse at Was
Lone Peak gets redemption with 5A girls golf championship, Gerner realizes dream as individual champ
Deseret News / Posted 11 days ago
MIDWAY — As the scores for Lone Peak and Bingham came into the clubhouse at Wasatch Mountain Golf Course Tuesday afternoon, no one was sure who the winner would be and tension was building as everyone knew the scores would be close. Once the scores... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Protesters Tell Feds: 'Keep It in the Ground' at Utah Oil, Gas Lease Salefederal lands up 62 percent since he took office. “The climate movement is rea
Protesters Tell Feds: 'Keep It in the Ground' at Utah Oil, Gas Lease Sale
CommonDreams.org / Posted 11 days ago
federal lands up 62 percent since he took office. “The climate movement is reaching a critical mass,” said Lauren Wood of Wasatch Rising Tide. “Scientists talk about ‘tipping points,’ well, this movement is at a tipping point. We are not going to... Read more
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Deseret News
Homeless woman joins climate change protesters, wins bid at BLM auction60-day review period will begin for Ramos' purchase. Groups that included Elde
Homeless woman joins climate change protesters, wins bid at BLM auction
Deseret News / Posted 11 days ago
60-day review period will begin for Ramos' purchase. Groups that included Elders Rising, Utah Tar Sands Resistance, Wasatch Rising Tide and WildEarth Guardians protested at the auction, disrupting it multiple times before several men and... Read more
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Deseret News
It's orange barrel season in Utah with delays expected all year longreconstruction project between state Route 201 and 4700 South. • A project sch
It's orange barrel season in Utah with delays expected all year long
Deseret News / Posted 12 days ago
reconstruction project between state Route 201 and 4700 South. • A project scheduled for July completion is underway in Wasatch County with U.S. 40 scheduled to be reduced to one lane in each direction during most daytime hours as crews repave... Read more
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Deseret News
4A state baseball tournament preview: No clear favorite with several top teams vying for the 4A crownmatchup with defending 4A state champion Spanish Fork, which just snuck into th
4A state baseball tournament preview: No clear favorite with several top teams vying for the 4A crown
Deseret News / Posted 12 days ago
matchup with defending 4A state champion Spanish Fork, which just snuck into the tournament by winning a play-in game over Wasatch. "Yeah, Spanish Fork has lost 15 games this year, and all that, but guess what? They entered last year's tournament... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Heber City PD seeks help locating missing 13-old boywhich is green in color, to the park and that he would be home by about 6:30 p.
Heber City PD seeks help locating missing 13-old boy
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 12 days ago
which is green in color, to the park and that he would be home by about 6:30 p.m. When the boy did not return home as expected, the family reported him missing. Anyone who sees Maysen is asked to contact Wasatch County Dispatch at 435-... Read more
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Deseret News
High school tennis: Timpview faces tough test in 4A repeat bidNielson and Jake Cline is regarded as the slight favorite. Josh Pearce, Timpvi
High school tennis: Timpview faces tough test in 4A repeat bid
Deseret News / Posted 12 days ago
Nielson and Jake Cline is regarded as the slight favorite. Josh Pearce, Timpview vs. Ryusei Tsuda, Judge Lincoln Wasden, Wasatch vs. Jorgen Paulsen, East Keith McMullin, Bonneville vs. Tanner Nicholls, Salem Hills Drew Hartsfield, Olympus vs.... Read more
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Deseret News
Davis, Sloot look to repeat in 5A girls golfwill be in contention. All five classifications will hit the links in Midway a
Davis, Sloot look to repeat in 5A girls golf
Deseret News / Posted 13 days ago
will be in contention. All five classifications will hit the links in Midway at either Soldier Hollow Golf Course or at Wasatch Golf Course to decide state champions, and the 1A boys golf state tournament will also be played at Soldier... Read more
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FOX 13 Utah
Suspects throw nails at Orem PD during car chase, surrender after running out of gasthem through Provo Canyon and reaching speeds of 80 mph. They dodged several p
Suspects throw nails at Orem PD during car chase, surrender after running out of gas
FOX 13 Utah / Posted 13 days ago
them through Provo Canyon and reaching speeds of 80 mph. They dodged several police spike strips, but as they crossed into Wasatch County near Deer Creek, the suspects ran out of gas and surrendered without incident. Lt. Craig Martinez says he was... Read more
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Deseret News
About Utah: Figure skating with a chain sawa tree-pruning and removal business headquartered in Kamas. Last year he bought
About Utah: Figure skating with a chain saw
Deseret News / Posted 13 days ago
a tree-pruning and removal business headquartered in Kamas. Last year he bought out the owners and changed the name to Wasatch Arborists (www.wasatcharborists.com). He prunes and removes trees in the warm weather months. In the winter he does... Read more
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Deseret News
Housing pressure puts the squeeze on Utah County's rich farmlandmapped critical areas across the nation that are high quality agricultural land
Housing pressure puts the squeeze on Utah County's rich farmland
Deseret News / Posted 13 days ago
mapped critical areas across the nation that are high quality agricultural land under pressure from rapid development. The Wasatch Front, particularly Utah County, is especially vulnerable. The Utah Farm Bureau, Envision Utah, the state Department... Read more
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Deseret News
Millcreek's first city election draws crowded primarieswill be at Millcreek Elementary, 3761 S. 1100 East, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Ma
Millcreek's first city election draws crowded primaries
Deseret News / Posted 13 days ago
will be at Millcreek Elementary, 3761 S. 1100 East, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 24: The nine mayoral candidates will be at Wasatch Junior High School, 3750 S. 3100 East, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Thursday, May 26: The 16 candidates for City Council... Read more
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Deseret News
Orem police avoid tossed nails, arrest fleeing carjacking suspectssaid. The apparent attempt to flatten tires did not work and the chase continu
Orem police avoid tossed nails, arrest fleeing carjacking suspects
Deseret News / Posted 13 days ago
said. The apparent attempt to flatten tires did not work and the chase continued through Provo and up Provo Canyon into Wasatch County, he said. The fleeing vehicle was able to avoid spike strips officers attempted to use, Martinez said. Near... Read more
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Deseret News
Orem police avoid tossed nails, arrest fleeing carjacking suspectssaid. The apparent attempt to flatten tires did not work and the chase continu
Orem police avoid tossed nails, arrest fleeing carjacking suspects
Deseret News / Posted 13 days ago
said. The apparent attempt to flatten tires did not work and the chase continued through Provo and up Provo Canyon into Wasatch County, he said. The fleeing vehicle was able to avoid spike strips officers attempted to use, Martinez said. Near... Read more
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