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Deserae Turner Out Of The Hospital

April 21, 2017
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(Salt Lake City, UT)  —  The 14 year old Cache County girl shot and left for dead in a Smithfield canal is out of the hospital.  Deserae Turner appeared in front of reporters yesterday, thanking doctors and supporters and saying she’s thankful to be alive.  The teen has been hospitalized since a February shooting...

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Police Say Gang Offenders In Utah Getting Younger

April 21, 2017
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(Sandy, UT)  —  Law enforcement officers from around Utah say gang violence is increasing and the offenders are getting younger.  Officers gathered in Sandy to discuss the problem yesterday as part of the 27th annual Utah gang conference. Unified Police Lt. Mike Schoenfeld says the number of gang charges placed against 13 and 14...

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National Park Visitor Spending Topped One Billion In Utah

April 20, 2017
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(Utah)  —  Visitors to Utah’s national parks spent an awful lot of money in the state in 2016.  A report from the National Park Service released yesterday revealed the more than 14 million visitors to the parks last year spent more than half a billion dollars on hotels and restaurants.  The grand total that visitors spent...

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Gov. Herbert Says He Might Run Again

April 20, 2017
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(Salt Lake City, UT)  —  Governor Herbert could be running again in 2020.  Herbert came close this morning to reversing a statement he made during his re-election last year when he said his current term would be his last.  He told reporters in today’s news conference he might run again.  Herbert followed the comment...

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Geocaching Can Causes Bomb Scare

April 20, 2017
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(Spring City, UT)  —  It turns out a mysterious can that evacuated a neighborhood in Utah County’s Spring City this morning was an item used in the activity “geocaching.”  A bomb squad was called to an area near a baseball field when an ammunition can was found partially buried and chained to a monument. ...

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The Country Jam Lineup Schedule Is Here!!

April 19, 2017
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Country jam Schedule

Zion National Park Wants Public Comment On Entrance Plans

April 19, 2017
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(Zion National Park, UT)  —  Zion National Park wants to hear from you about its proposed reconfiguration of the south entrance.  Public comment on the project opened yesterday as park officials look to ease congestion problems and make the entrance safer for visitors.  You can submit comments on the project through the middle of...

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UT Couple Booted Off United Flight

April 17, 2017
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(Salt Lake City, UT)  —  A Utah couple celebrating their wedding are the latest passengers to reportedly get kicked off a United flight.  The “Dallas Morning News” says Amber Maxwell and Michael Hohl were told to get off the plane in Houston over the weekend because they moved to seats they weren’t assigned to....

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Man In Standoff In Fairview

April 17, 2017
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(Fairview, UT)  —  No shots are reported between officers from multiple law enforcement agencies and a man barricaded in a home Fairview.  Officials say officers and a SWAT team were called to the home this morning after a man was reported violating a protective order and entered the home, threatening family members.  A lockdown...

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Mom, Son Charged After Teens’ Overdoses

April 17, 2017
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(Moab, UT)  —  A Moab mom and her 17 year old son face charges in connection to two teens who overdosed on a drug police suspect was bought off the “dark web.”  Charges were filed today against 39 year old Marlee Ann Swink after the arrest of her and her son last month.  Investigators believe the teen...

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