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ASU’s second-half defense against Utah

SALT LAKE CITY – A good defense is supposed to travel, and Arizona State’s did it on Saturday night. He packed his bags and left Rice-Eccles Stadium at halftime. The squad that played in the second half was nothing like the one that limited Utah to one touchdown in the …

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Broncos slaughter cougars in Provo

In absolute shock, a Boise State team that was decimated by injuries entered Provo and beat the # 10 BYU Cougars 26-17. The Broncos were without seven starters and lost three more during the game. It could be a decisive victory for Andy Avalos and his team. Let’s take a …

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Obituary of Janice Gourdin (1926 – 2021) – Orem, UT

Our mother, Janice LaVern Gourdin, was a warm, compassionate and dynamic woman. She always had a smile on her face, which made her dear to everyone she came in contact with, and it’s a great testament to her nature that she has formed so many lasting friendships over the years.Janice, …

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Former BFC Hall of Fame member Gordon Hudson dies at 59

Copyright BYU PHOTO 2008, All rights reserved. (Mark Philbrick, BYU Photo) Estimated reading time: 2-3 minutes PROVO – A former close member of BYU and a member of the College Football Hall of Fame died this week of natural causes at his California home. Gordon Linn Hudson, 59, died peacefully …

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Could Lab-on-a-Chip Devices Developed by BYU Help Save Lives?

Using 3D printers, BYU researchers can create microfluidic devices with components smaller than ever before. An engineering professor says development is changing the way medical professionals perform diagnostics and potentially save lives. (BYU) PROVO – An interdisciplinary team of researchers from Brigham Young University, led by BYU engineering professor Greg …

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Sun Devils Prepare For Redemption Road Game At UCLA

The last time the Arizona State Sun Devils hit the road, it wasn’t pretty. Arizona State dropped its first game of the season against BYU in Provo just three weeks into the new season, but it looked like the Sun Devils were fighting rather than the Cougars winning 27-17. Sixteen …

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The new Provo café offers a coffee substitute

(Isabel Brown) A new restaurant in Provo is ensuring members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints can participate in National Coffee Day with their Word of Wisdom-approved coffee substitute. “Michael and Ruthie both grew up drinking coffee, they weren’t members of The Church of Jesus Christ of …

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Arko Provo Bose Joins Enormous as Creative Director

Mumbai: Enormous has announced the arrival of Arko Provo Bose as Creative Director. In this role, he will work closely with Enormous Managing Partner Ashish Khazanchi and the Mumbai and Gurgaon team to drive the agency’s creative vision and nurture its creative talent, the company said in a statement. With …

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BYU officially adds Notre Dame to 2022 football calendar

Cougars and Fighting Irish close three-game streak that began in 2012 (Michael Conroy | AP) Notre Dame running back George Atkinson III is hit by BYU defensive back Daniel Sorensen as he dives for a 20-yard touchdown during the second half of a college football game of the NCAA in …

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Routes and frequencies of Avelo Airlines

Avelo Airlines is based at Burbank Airport and has a fleet of 3 Boeing 737-700 and 3 Boeing 737-800, which operate on 8 routes to and from Burbank. The airline entered the U.S. domestic market on April 28. Avelo was the first airline to enter the US market after several …

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Live updates, analytics and more from Provo

PROVO, Utah – The second all-time meeting between BYU and USF takes place tonight at LaVell Edwards Stadium. This will be the first time BYU has hosted the Bulls in Provo. The first clash between the two schools took place in 2019. It was a game where USF upset BYU …

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BYU Rises to 15th in Latest AP Top 25, 16th in Coaching Poll

Brigham Young full-back Masen Wake, at top, dodges a tackle from Giovanni Sanders (20) of Arizona State during an NCAA college football game at LaVell Edwards Stadium in Provo on Saturday, September 18, 202 ( Shafkat Anowar, Deseret News) PROVO – After a third straight win over a Pac-12 opponent, …

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Antonio Pierce frustrated with ugly second quarter blackouts

PROVO, Utah – Arizona State Defensive Coordinator Antonio Pierce saw his defense give up four goals over 20 yards in a horrific second quarter of a 27-17 BYU win that included a particularly expensive flicker touchdown. “Disappointing because the first half was really four of those games,” said Pierce. “Things …

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If Kalani Sitake racks up the wins, can BYU hang on to him?

Question for BYU and its fans: Would you rather have another great season, say, one or two losses, under Kalani Sitake, thus making him a more attractive candidate for a college football temptress, or would you rather have a rather enjoyable season and keep him carefree in? a foreseeable future? …

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Debra Holmes Ely obituary (1956 – 2021) – Orem, UT

Loving mother Debra Holmes Ely is survived by her husband, Don Ely, and daughter, Rachelle Ely Day (Andrew). She also has two surviving sisters, Gail Holmes Oakes (Terry) and Trina Holmes Belliston, as well as a brother, Stuart Holmes (Sharon). His parents Dorothy Smith Holmes and Quentin Warren Holmespreceded it. …

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K-12 Schools Take Advantage of Qu

PROVO, Utah and SEATTLE, September 15, 2021 PROVO, Utah and SEATTLE, September 15, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Qualtrics (Nasdaq: XM), leader and creator of the Experience Management (XM) category, today announced that the School Board of City of Virginia Beach, Gwinnett County Public schools and the Hemet Unified School …

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The booming LGBTQ movement in Utah – Liberation News

Last month, Utah saw an increase in bigotry and anti-LGBTQ violence. On August 18, a newly married lesbian couple in southern Utah were found murdered after telling relatives about a “creepy” man following them; the matter is being investigated as a hate crime. Five days later, three anti-LGBTQ actions made …

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BYU fans excited about potential Big 12 move

PROVO, Utah (KMVT / KSVT) – BYU is one of four schools on the radar to join the Big 12. Sports Illustrated reported last Friday that the Cougars, as well as Cincinnati, Houston and UCF are expected to apply for membership this week. We caught up with BYU fans in …

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Park City surprises No.7 East for first win of season

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – The Park City Miners upset the East No.7 Leopards on Friday night, 24-23. # 7 East 23 @ Park City 24 Park City’s Carson Tabaracci scored two touchdowns in the Miners’ win. With the result, Park City improved to a 1-3 this season and East …

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Blog: The best college towns and other cool stuff | Jim Day

Oregon State University bills itself as being located in the best college town in the Pac-12. This reporter says it’s kind of a deceptive factoid as there are only 5 college towns in the league. I stumbled across another of those “best college town lists” the other day. They are …

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Dorothy Keeney Obituary (2021) – Greensboro, North Carolina

Keeney, Dorothy Juliette Zaccardi Dorothy Juliette Zaccardi Keeney, 88, passed away peacefully on August 15, 2021 in Greensboro, North Carolina. Born in Oriente and Rosaria Zaccardi in Provo, UT, Dorothy attended public schools, Brigham Young University in Provo, and Strayer’s Business College in Washington, DC. She married William Patrick Keeney …

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LaMar Scott Sparks | Obituary

LaMar Scott Sparks Scott was born February 14, 1946, the third child of Donna Lucile Tanner and Dee Earl Sparks. He grew up in Nephi, Utah, and graduated from Juab High School. He worked at the American Oil gas station while attending Trade Tech Vocational School in Provo. When he …

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Qualtrics to participate in Up

PROVO, Utah and SEATTLE, August 3, 2021 PROVO, Utah and SEATTLE, August 3, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Qualtrics (NASDAQ: XM), the world’s leading experience management (XM) provider and creator of the XM category, today announced that management will attend the following virtual events for investors in August . 24th …

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Utah-based Owlet debuts on the New York Stock Exchange

Kurt Workman, co-founder and CEO of Owlet, Inc., started the nursery tech business in his friend’s parents’ garage in Provo. The company debuted on the New York Stock Exchange on Friday, July 16, 2021 (Owlet, Inc.) LEHI – Owlet Baby Care, a nursery tech company that originally started out of …

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Nancy T. Blears | News, Sports, Jobs

Nancy T. Blears, 96, passed away on Monday, July 12, 2021 at her home in Lakewood, NY with her longtime caregiver and dear friend, Eun Lamb by her side. She was the widow of the late John Blears, Jr., who died on February 26, 1992. Nancy was born April 16, …

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Take the lab to the sample

(DOUG JESSOP’S SUCCESS STORIES IN UTAH – ABC4 NEWS – PROVO, UT) It’s no secret that Utah has come up with a lot of tech. In this episode of Utah Success Stories, I visited a company that is “Bring the laboratory to the sample”. Chromatography is used to separate samples …

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Photos: How the Utahns celebrated Independence Day

After a year of rest and with little reason to celebrate, the Utahns gathered on Monday to applaud, parade and attend Independence Day celebrations. The holiday weekend marked a return to something closer to normal after many of the state’s popular parades were canceled last year due to the COVID-19 …

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BYU Students Launch Underground Newspaper | Utah News

By COURTNEY TANNER, The Salt Lake Tribune SALT LAKE CITY (AP) – To work for Brigham Young University student newspaper, you first need to understand what you can’t write about. Students are not permitted to report anything critical about the school or the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, …

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Hill fighter wings will fly F-35s over Utah on July 3

A US Marine Corps F-35B Lightning II assigned to Marine Fighter Attack Squadron 211, 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit, flies over Afghanistan, September 27, 2018. Photo by Corey Hook / US Air Force HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah, July 1, 2021 (Gephardt Daily) – A 33-year holiday tradition continues as pilots …

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Nearly 40% of Utah homes are at risk of wildfire

With the start of this year’s fire season coinciding with a historic drought and record-breaking heat waves plaguing dozens of Western cities, two in five homes (39.4%) in Utah are at risk fire, a higher share than any other state in the western United States, according to a new report …

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These are the best cities for remote workers in 2021

According to the Best Cities for Remote Workers 2021 survey, Provo is the number one city for remote workers. The infrastructure, amenities and affordability make Provo a destination worth a visit. And as more companies offer full-time remote work, people are looking to cities that are cheaper while still providing …

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Clothing color dispute ends with gunfire in Provo

PROVO, Utah (ABC4) – An argument over the color of someone’s clothes resulted in guns being shot in Provo. Police were called to the parking lot of a gas station on W. Center Street on Wednesday after shots were fired at a vehicle. Authorities have determined that 19-year-old Alejandro Molina-Ballesteros …

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LGBTQ + youth and minors drinking

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4) – According to new data from the Student Health and Risk Prevention Survey (SHARP), the rate of alcohol use among LGBTQ + youth in Utah County was double that of of their peers. On Tuesday, Encircle, Utah Valley Drug Prevention Coalition and Parents Empowered unveiled a …

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Eagle Gate College celebrates two grand openings in Idaho

Unitek Learning is a growing family of distinguished educational institutions: Unitek College, Unitek EMT, Eagle Gate College, Provo College and Brookline College. It has already been an exciting year at Unitek, and we look forward to celebrating with the Idaho community. Big plans are in the works for our new …

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PAUL MUKLEWICZ | News, Sports, Jobs

Paul Adolph Muklewicz was born March 20, 1950 in Steubenville, Ohio. He played offensive tackle for Steubenville High School, where he served as letterter for three years for Coach Abe Bryan’s teams in 1966, 1967 and 1968. After graduating from Steubenville High School in 1969, he and his lifelong friend …

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Wade Ladell Wilson | Obituary

Wade L. Wilson passed away peacefully on June 17, 2021 at his home in Burley, Idaho, after a long illness. Wade was born on May 24, 1948 in Roosevelt, Utah, to Ira and Esther Jarman Wilson. He was the fourth of seven children. When he was two, his family moved …

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The 10 best cities for remote workers

The pandemic has opened the floodgates for teleworking. Now that workers are used to the flexibility of telecommuting and the fact that one in three jobs can be done remotely, it’s hard to see companies go back to the days before the pandemic. In April, three of the four workers …

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The Good, the Bad, the Ugly: Mountain Division Sneak Peek

Freshmen are coming to campus and media days are looming on the horizon. With college football magazines already on the shelves, it’s time for more predictions. This week we will be taking a look at the Mountain Division. Good: Boise State Not only do the Broncos have a new head …

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Historic heat wave dominates Utah weather

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4) – An unprecedented heat wave continues as a record high pressure peak for mid-June looms across all corners of Intermountain West. Get the latest Utah news delivered to your inbox! Click here to subscribe to the free daily ABC4 newsletter. Sunday began a period of record …

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Utah doctor helps 80-year-old cancer patient with 3 powerful words

Marjan Curtis credits her radiation oncologist for improving her mental health. Between the loss of her husband, her cancer diagnosis, and the unprecedented loneliness brought on by the pandemic, Curtis’ mental health collapsed. When she shared her feelings with him, he replied with three simple words: “You are valuable! (KSL …

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What BYU products could varsity athletes approve under NIL law?

While Senate Democrats and Republicans largely agreed on Wednesday that Congress should quickly pass legislation to allow varsity athletes to enjoy their name, image and likeness, a senator from Utah said that there were legitimate concerns about what might happen if this was allowed. Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, said it …

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Young Ones Student Awards 2021 announces winning schools and students

The One Club for Creativity Young Student Awards for 2021 announced winning schools and students around the world, with Brigham Young University Provo named School of the Year. The Young Ones Student Awards recognize students in advertising, digital communication and design. The program offers three distinct awards: Young Ones ADC …

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BYU Football adds Viliami Tausinga to 2021 roster

PROVO, Utah – There might only be 12 weeks left until the BYU football season starts, but the activity on the list never sleeps. BYU officially announced the addition of former East High Viliami linebacker Tausinga on Tuesday. Tausinga signed with BYU as part of the Class of 2018. A …

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Mount Everett Regional Awards and Scholarships 2021 / iBerkshires.com

SHEFFIELD, Mass. – The following awards and scholarships have been awarded to graduates of the Class of 2021 of Mount Everett Regional School. Albert Trocchi scholarship: Isabelle Bizalion, Cecelia Caldwell Alice Coon Shanley Memorial: Isabelle Bizalion American Legion: Emma Nardi Amy Gillette Memorial: Lillee Getchell Arthur Batacchi Sr. Memorial: Isabelle …

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Sheffield: Mount Everett Awards and Fellowships 2021 | Local News

Albert Trocchi Grant: Isabelle Bizalion, Cecelia Caldwell Alice Coon Shanley Memorial: Isabelle Bizalion American Legion: Emma Nardi Amy Gillette Memorial: Lillee Getchell Arthur Batacchi Sr Memorial: Isabella Kemp Barbara Rhoades Memorial: Isabelle Bizalion Berkshire County Selectmen Scholarship: Isabelle Bizalion Big Y Scholarship: Elizabeth Sarnacki Carolyn T. Sacco Memorial: Jacob TenBroeck …

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Teens Help With Staff Shortages At Provo Pizzeria

PROVO, Utah – Business is booming these days, but the owner of Fat Daddy’s Pizzeria in Provo said he couldn’t find enough employees. “Trying to find skilled labor for our kitchen has been particularly difficult for us,” said Chad Pritchard. The labor shortage in the restaurant industry has forced him …

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