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Tour Of Utah Begins Today

July 31, 2017
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(Logan, UT) One of the toughest bicycle races in America kicks off today in Logan. The Tour of Utah runs for 605 miles and seven stages, wrapping up on Sunday in Salt Lake City. 127 riders from more than 2 dozen countries will compete to become the champion of the event. Organizers promote it...

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Community Announcements

July 28, 2017
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Make sure to check out a new updated section of our website under Community and Announcements. We will be including any press releases in this section. Please let us know if you have anything you would like us to add.

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Senators Hatch, Lee Lament Health Care Vote

July 28, 2017
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(Washington, D.C.) Senator Orrin Hatch is calling the Senate’s failure to gut Obamacare a broken promise by Republican legislators. The effort went down in a dramatic conclusion early this morning when Senator John McCain cast the final vote with a thumbs down. Senator Mike Lee of Utah said the chamber, quote, “failed the America...

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Judge Orders Access To Drug Database

July 28, 2017
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(Salt Lake City, UT) A federal judge is ordering the state of Utah to make a prescription drug database accessible for searches. The order comes from a request by the Drug Enforcement Agency that says it needs access for investigations. State officials and the ACLU have argued allowing searches violates the right to privacy.

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Officials Meet To Discuss Ways To Tackle SLC Homeless Issues

July 27, 2017
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(Salt Lake City, UT) Utah lawmakers aren’t giving many details about their closed door meeting to discuss problems caused by the homeless in one Salt Lake City neighborhood. Governor Herbert, Lt. Governor Cox, top state lawmakers and the mayors of Salt Lake City and Salt Lake County met for several hours yesterday at the...

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Cruise Ship Death Investigated

July 26, 2017
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(Juneau, AK) The FBI is investigating the death of a Utah woman on a cruise ship off the coast of Alaska. A report from KTVA-TV says the woman on board a Princess Cruises ship was 39 years old and died as the result of a domestic dispute. FBI agents and local police are on...

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Sally Jewell Calls Monument Designation Reversals “Illegal”

July 26, 2017
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(Salt Lake City, UT) President Trump’s ongoing monument review involving Bears Ears in southern Utah is being criticized by former U.S. Interior Secretary Sally Jewell. Jewell made her first public speech since leaving her Cabinet position this morning at the Outdoor Retailer Summer Market. She called any attempt to reverse existing monument designations illegal....

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Hatch Disagrees With Trump On Transgenders In Military

July 26, 2017
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(Washington, DC) Senator Orrin Hatch doesn’t agree with President Trump’s order today on transgenders serving in the military. Trump issued a directive barring transgender people from military service. Hatch issued a statement saying he doesn’t think we shouldn’t be discriminating against anyone. He says he wants more information and clarity from military leaders about...

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4 Dead In Utah Plane Crash

July 26, 2017
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(Riverdale, UT) Authorities say four people are dead after a small plane crashed on Interstate 15 in Riverdale, Utah today. Utah Public Safety has closed the northbound lanes of I-15 and limited southbound traffic to one lane. There was no word on the cause of the crash. Riverdale is near Ogden, about 30 miles...

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Flash Flood Watch Continues Through Tonight

July 25, 2017
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(Salt Lake City, UT) A flash flood watch remains in effect for much of central and southern Utah through tonight. Forecasters say scattered thunderstorms will continue, creating conditions which could cause flash flooding in slot canyons and low water crossings. Rock and mudslides could also impact travel.

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