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Firefighters Advance On Tooele County Fire

September 6, 2016
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(Tooele County, UT)  —  Firefighters battling the West Government Creek Fire in western Tooele County expect to have it fully contained by next week.  They say cooler temps and diminished winds have allowed them to go on the offensive in the fire that’s consumed more than 42-hundred acres.  They say it is not threatening...

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More Passengers Flying Out Of Ogden, Provo

September 6, 2016
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(Provo, UT)  —  More air passengers are choosing to fly out of Provo and Ogden.  The “Salt Lake Tribune” reports the number of passengers in Provo has more than doubled since 2013, and Ogden saw a more than six percent increase.  The report says passengers are drawn by cheaper fares and less-crowded airports.  

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Pence Given Tour Of Temple Square

September 2, 2016
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(Salt Lake City, UT) — Vice presidential nominee Mike Pence is greeted by Utah’s top Republicans while in Salt Lake City for the Solutions Summit. The “Independent Journal Review” says Pence was given a tour of Mormon Temple Square during the summit and was joined by Senator Orrin Hatch and Utah Governor Gary Herbert....

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Article Says Missing Utah Man Is Alive In North Korea

September 2, 2016
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(Providence, UT) — A Utah man who disappeared while hiking in China twelve years ago is reportedly living in North Korea. The “Salt Lake Tribune” says an article posted to Yahoo Japan claims David Sneddon of Providence, Utah, has a family in North Korea and is an English tutor for leader Kim Jong-un. Sneddon...

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Hamill Draws Thousands At Comic Con

September 2, 2016
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(Salt Lake City, UT) — The appearance of Mark Hamill at the Salt Lake Comic Con attracts thousands of “Star Wars” fans. “USA Today” says Hamill was originally slated to speak at the Salt Palace, but as demand grew, his Thursday morning panel was moved to the Smarthome Arena. About ten-thousand fans were in...

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Press Release: Grand County Sheriff’s Office

August 30, 2016
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Subject: Press release Date: August 26, 2016 Time: 08:30 a.m. Incident: Recovery of drowning victim On this date Grand County Search and Rescue recovered the body of Richard Lheureux, a 21 year old male who was last seen on Monday the 22nd of August. Richard was last seen at approximately 6:00 p.m. swimming in...

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SLC Police Looking For Guns Used In Weekend Homicide

August 30, 2016
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(Salt Lake City, UT)  —  Salt Lake City Police are on the hunt for the firearms involved in the shooting death of a man in the Rio Grande district.  Police found Jesse Rakes on the sidewalk with gunshot wounds early Sunday morning near the homeless shelter.  Rakes later died from his injuries.  Officers arrested...

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Layton Elementary Teacher Back In School After Summer Astronaut Training

August 30, 2016
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(Layton, UT)  —  A teacher in Layton is back in her elementary school classroom after attending a summer astronaut training session.  Tami Pandoff spent a week of astronaut preparation at a NASA facility in Alabama this summer.  Pandoff says it was a challenge to work the twelve-hour days practicing simulated space station maneuvers and...

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$50 Thousand Dollar Award Offered To Find Lyle Jeffs

August 29, 2016
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$50 Thousand Dollar Award Offered To Find Lyle Jeffs

(Salt Lake City, UT)  —  The FBI is offering an award of up to 50-thousand dollars for information leading to the arrest of FlDS church leader Lyle Jeffs.  Jeffs has been missing since he slipped out of his GPS monitoring collar last June.  Jeffs and ten other church members are accused of exploiting other...

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Man Accused Of Shooting At Hunters

August 29, 2016
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(Utah County, UT)  —  A man arrested in Utah County is accused of shooting at a group of bow hunters.  Utah County authorities haven’t identified the man arrested on charges including aggravated assault after the incident on public land in Diamond Fork Canyon last night.  They say the group claims they were arguing with...

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