Local News

Woman Admits Being High In Boy’s Traffic Death

October 12, 2016
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(Payson, UT) — A Payson woman is admitting she was high on drugs when she killed a boy riding a skateboard. Tabatha Ann Magoon pleaded guilty yesterday in the death of eight-year-old Kaydon Delroy Sillitoe back in March. The youngster was on his skateboard in the intersection of one-thousand West and 680 South when...

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Colorado Man Pleads Guilty To Decades-Old Utah Murder

October 12, 2016
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(Price, UT) — A man from Colorado could be facing a long time behind bars when he’s sentenced for the murder of a Price woman decades ago. Thomas Edward Egley pleaded guilty yesterday to stabbing 23-year-old Loretta Marie Jones, whose body was found in her home back in 1970. Seventy-six-year-old Egley was arrested back...

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Utah Republican Party Reiterates Support For Trump

October 11, 2016
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(Salt Lake City, UT) — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump will continue to get the support of the state GOP following his Sunday night debate performance. A statement released by the state party chairman yesterday said Trump’s apology for comments in a 2005 video was enough to allow Utah Republicans to move forward and...

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Delta Cutting Daily Flight To DC

October 11, 2016
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(Salt Lake City, UT) — Delta Air Lines is cutting one of its daily nonstop flights from Salt Lake to Washington, DC. The airline is replacing one of the two daily flights with a flight to Los Angeles International Airport. The airline says in consolation, it will add a daily nonstop flight from Salt...

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Bear Cub Caught In Spanish Fork

October 10, 2016
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(Spanish Fork, UT)  —  Officials in Spanish Fork say a roaming bear cub has been captured.  The Utah Division of Wildlife Resources helped capture the bear Saturday near the golf course on Powerhouse Road.  The cub had been spotted multiple times in the area since the beginning of the month.

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Man Killed In Saratoga Springs Trench Collapse Identified

October 10, 2016
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(Saratoga Springs, UT)  —  Police are identifying the man who was killed in a Saratoga Springs trench collapse on Friday.  Yongwhan Kim of Lehi died while working at a construction site near 1900 South Centennial Boulevard.  Authorities say another worker found the 20-year-old buried in the collapsed trench.

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Magna Man Killed In Motorcycle Crash

October 10, 2016
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(Salt Lake City, UT)  —  A Magna man is dead after crashing his motorcycle in Salt Lake City.  Police tell “Gephardt Daily” that 23-year-old Joshua Buckway was getting on Interstate 215 when he lost control and hit the median.  He was thrown from the bike and hit by a passing car.  “Gephardt Daily” reports...

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Two Men In Good Condition After Lightning Strike

October 6, 2016
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(Bingham County, UT)  —  Unified police say a lightning strike sent two Kennecott Utah Copper employees to the hospital.  The two men were in the process of stopping work because of weather when lightning struck a power pole near them yesterday.  Police say the 50-year-old and the 35-year-old were taken to the hospital in...

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Tanker Rollover Causes Hours-Long Closure On I-15

October 6, 2016
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(Salt Lake County, UT)  —  Interstate 15 is open again after being closed for hours in Salt Lake County.  The Utah Highway Patrol says a semi-truck tanker rolled on its side yesterday after a trailer got loose from a pickup truck and hit it.  The tanker was carrying ammonium nitrate, but it didn’t leak. ...

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Family Burned In Trailer Fire

October 3, 2016
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(Sevier County, UT)  —  A family is being treated for burns after their trailer caught fire.  It happened yesterday morning in Sevier County.  A family member says the trailer caught fire after he hit the igniter on a propane heater.  The Sevier County Sheriff’s Office says the family of five suffered burns to their...

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