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Parcel Delivery Driver Wrecks Van, Faces DUI Charges

July 15, 2016
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Parcel Delivery Driver Wrecks Van, Faces DUI Charges

(Weber County, UT)  —  A FedEX van driver is being charged with DUI after driving his vehicle into a Weber County ditch.  Police say they found evidence at the accident scene that Curtis Puzey had been drinking and driving moments prior to the mishap.  No one was injured in the single vehicle mishap. Photo...

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Rescuers Revive Youngster From Near Drowning Death

July 11, 2016
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Rescuers Revive Youngster From Near Drowning Death

(South Salt Lake, UT) — A three-year-old girl in South Salt Lake survives a near drowning death thanks to the rapid response of rescuers. Yesterday, rescuers and police were on scene at an apartment complex swimming pool on the Meadowbrook Expressway. The unresponsive girl had been pulled from the water and first responders successfully...

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Price Hike Is Here For Provo’s Public Utilities

July 11, 2016
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Price Hike Is Here For Provo’s Public Utilities

(Provo, UT) — Folks in Provo are about to see their monthly utility bills go up. A utilities price hike approved by the city council as part of the 2017 budget is kicking in for most Provo public services customers during the course of this month. Some of the additional monies to be collected...

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Press Release Grand County Sheriff’s Office

July 6, 2016
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PRESS RELEASE: Body found in Colorado River on July 3, 2016, three miles down river from the Westwater Ranger Station, at 1100 hours by a commercial guided raft. Grand County Search and Rescue and a Grand County Sheriff’s Office Investigator recovered the body at 1430 hours. the decedent was transported to the Utah State...

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UT Man Arrested For Spying

July 6, 2016
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UT Man Arrested For Spying

(Salt Lake City, UT) — A Utah man is in custody in Venezuela accused of being a spy. Fox News Latino reports Josh Holt was arrested after authorities allegedly found multiple assault rifles and a grenade in his apartment. The 24-year-old was in the South American country to marry his now wife, whom he...

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Teen Charged With Double Murder

July 6, 2016
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Teen Charged With Double Murder

(Ogden, UT) — A 16-year-old girl is charged with two counts of felony murder for allegedly crashing her car on purpose and killing two occupants. Marilee Patricia Gardner appeared in court today for last week’s crash that killed 20-year-old Maddison Haan and 19-year-old Tyler Christianson. She is accused of driving about 100 miles-per-hour in...

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Dam Upgrades Close Popular Boating, Fishing Destination

June 30, 2016
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(American Fork, UT)  —  Work is underway to upgrade the earthen dam at Tibble Fork Reservoir leading to the temporary closure of the popular recreational spot.  The lake has already been drained to allow for construction of a new dam to replace the old one that dates back to 1966.  State Natural Resources officials...

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Highway Patrol Upping Number Of Troopers On Utah Roads

June 30, 2016
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Highway Patrol Upping Number Of Troopers On Utah Roads

(Statewide)  —  Utahns will be seeing more state troopers on the road over the holiday weekend.  The Utah Highway Patrol says nearly 200-additional troopers are going to be out and about, monitoring drivers’ behavior on state highways throughout the long 4th of July weekend.  Highway Patrol Colonel Michael Rapich advises all occupants riding in...

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Pilots Picket At SLC Airport

June 24, 2016
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Pilots Picket At SLC Airport

(Salt Lake City, UT) — Delta Air Line pilots are picketing for higher wages at Salt Lake City International Airport. The pilots union says it hopes the informational picketing today raises urgency in ongoing negotiations for a new contract with the airline. Pilots say the airline is posting record profits and it needs to...

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Green River Flow Warning Issued

June 24, 2016
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(Daggett County, UT) — The Daggett County Sheriff’s Office is issuing a warning on the Green River. There’s increased flows from the Flaming Gorge Dam after the Bureau of Reclamation opened bypass valves to lower excess water storage. The sheriff’s office says it’s been called out to four rescues involving 24 people over the...

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