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State Lawmaker says Utah intends to Sue Feds On Recapture Canyon

August 6, 2015
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State Lawmaker says Utah intends to Sue Feds On Recapture Canyon

(Kanab, Utah)-The Petroglyph- The Petroglyph News Blog reports this morning that Utah State Representative Mike Noel reports that Utah will be suing the Federal Government over Recapture Canyon.  IN a notice issued overnight, Noel says: I have been informed just today from Utah State Public Lands Policy Coordinating Office Director Kathleen Clark, that Utah...

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3 Killed In I-15 Crash

August 6, 2015
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3 Killed In I-15 Crash

LEHI — A family trip to Arches and Canyonlands national parks ended tragically Tuesday night when a woman and her 16-year-old son were killed in a four-car crash near Point of the Mountain. “We didn’t even see it coming, and all of a sudden chaos broke out,” said Brian Colbree. Colbree’s 16-year-old son, Keegan,...

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Proposal to Suggest Name Change for Negro Bill Canyon Fails

August 5, 2015
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Proposal to Suggest Name Change for Negro Bill Canyon Fails

(Moab Utah)-Put away the politics and vote your conscience was the advice given to the Grand County Counil by one of several community members, all who spoke in favor of the Council recommending changing the name of Negro Bill Canyon. However, following the comments and a passion filled appeal by sponsor Councilmember Mary McCann,...

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San Juan Approves Public Lands Proposal, Many Are Disappointed

August 5, 2015
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San Juan Approves Public Lands Proposal, Many Are Disappointed

(Monticello Utah) The Petroglyph News Blog – On Tuesday the San Juan County Commission, unanimously approved a land use plan to be made of the Bishop Lands Bill.  It includes wilderness designation for over 945-thousand acres of land in the County including Cedar Mesa and the Bears Ears. Commission chairman Phil Lyman called for...

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Hillary To Stop In Utah

August 5, 2015
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Hillary To Stop In Utah

(Park City, UT)  —  Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is making a pit stop in Utah today.  The Utah Democratic Party says the presidential candidate will be attending a private fundraising event at the Park City home of Amy and Barry Baker.  The couple has previously held events for the Clintons when they’ve...

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BREAKING NEWS Canyon Name Change fails

August 4, 2015
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County Council motion to change the name of Negro Bill Canyon failed, 4-3. McGann, Hawks and Baird voted to change. Ballantyne, Tubbs, Paxman, and Jackson voted not to change the name.

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ATTENTION KCPX AM 1490 LISTENERS…..

July 28, 2015
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Our KCPX 1490 Signal has been down for repair to our transmitter.  KCPX was struck by lightning recently, causing extensive damage.  We have made the necessary repairs and today, Tuesday we returned to the air at AM1490!!!! Yea!

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Mormon Church Considers Leaving Boy Scouts

July 28, 2015
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Mormon Church Considers Leaving Boy Scouts

(Salt Lake City, UT)  —  The Mormon Church is thinking about quitting the Boy Scouts.  The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints said yesterday that it’s “deeply troubled” by the Boy Scouts of America National Executive Board’s decision to end its ban on openly gay leaders.  A statement the church issued after yesterday’s...

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Lee Pulls Back 2nd Attempt to Defund ObamaCare

July 28, 2015
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Lee Pulls Back 2nd Attempt to Defund ObamaCare

Utah Sen. Mike Lee withdrew his plan Monday night to push a second attempt to bring a vote on the Affordable Care Act, switching to a new strategy. The plan for a second vote was part of an effort by conservatives in the Senate, including Lee and Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, to challenge Senate...

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Price Couple Plead in Fatal Fire

July 28, 2015
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Price Couple Plead in Fatal Fire

PRICE — Two people have pleaded guilty to reduced charges for their roles in a 2014 house fire that killed a Carbon County man. Michael John Dees, 39, and Ashley Ann Platt, 22, were charged in 7th District Court with murder, kidnapping and criminal conspiracy in connection with the death of Brian William Swink....

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