Utah Democrats back independent Evan McMullin in his race against GOP Sen. Mike Lee

Placeholder while loading article actions Utah Democrats made the unusual move to back independent candidate Evan McMullin in his run against Sen. Mike Lee (R-Utah), who was asked about his furious push to nullify the 2020 election to keep the President Donald Trump in power. Democrats voted 57% to 43% …

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Allie Skaggs’ grand slam helps Arizona win series in Salt Lake City | Arizona Wildcats softball

Arizona Daily Star Allie Skaggs homered twice — including a fourth-inning grand slam — and the No. 24-ranked UA softball team held off Utah 6-5 on Sunday in Salt Lake City. Skaggs’ slam gave UA a 5-1 lead, and his solo shot in the seventh put the Wildcats (27-16, 6-12 …

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Parkland awards honorary degree to tow truck driver killed on the job | Education

ST. JOSEPH – Tatman’s Towing owner Jim Hampton says Ross Booker has amassed more than 20 years of life than many people three times their age than they are capable of. “I don’t know anyone who’s done as much as they’ve done in 20 years,” Hampton said of his former …

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LDS Church Dedicates Lindon Temple | News, Sports, Jobs

Courtesy intellectual reserve A small group of guests help turn the dirt as they begin the construction phase of the new Lindon Temple on Saturday, April 23, 2022. Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints living in Utah County have seen a …

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Letter: Church and State of Utah | News, Sports, Jobs

I find it remarkable how far the citizens of Utah go so far as to disrespect the civil law of the nation and the state. One recent example among many is Senator Mike Lee’s blind distrust of our 245-year-old electoral law and process. I think much of the …

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Driver crashes through SLC fence and yard, flees

SALT LAKE CITY – Cesar Sanchez heard a loud noise in the middle of the night in Rose Park. “It happened so fast,” Sanchez said. “It woke us up around 3.30am thinking it was an earthquake – we realized it was a vehicle driving through our yard.” Early Friday morning, …

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A man accuses the N.S. RCMP. racial profiling

A Halifax man is accusing the Nova Scotia RCMP of racial profiling after he and his brother were approached and ticketed by the same officer within two months. “As a black man who is racially profiled, that feeling, I can’t explain it to you, and as I said to Staff …

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176-unit apartment building would anchor redevelopment of Ogden’s Capitol Square | News, Sports, Jobs

The Capitol Square development site, pictured Thursday, April 21, 2022, at the southeast corner of 24th Street and Monroe Boulevard. This artist’s rendering shows potential Capitol Square apartments facing south on 25th Street. An aerial view of Ogden’s Capitol Square redevelopment block. The site of …

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Jazz vs. Mavericks: Full look at Dallas cutting through Utah’s pitiful perimeter defense in Game 3 win

Midway through the third quarter Thursday night, Jalen Brunson headed for the basket, pushed away from the defense and returned a pass to Spencer Dinwiddie on the perimeter. With seconds remaining on the shot clock, Dinwiddie had to make a quick decision. Thanks to Donovan Mitchell, he didn’t have to …

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Crowdsourced Comedy presents LGBTQ+ friendly comedy for Salt Lake City comedy fans

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4) – “Tina Fey is my inspiration,” says Craig Sorensen, co-founder and executive producer of Crowdsourced Comedy, a rising improv comedy troupe. Their most recent show in downtown SLC sold over 100 tickets. Crowdsourced Comedy was founded in 2015 by Sorensen, a self-identified gay man, along with …

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It’s the city in every state with the most cases of COVID-19 – 24/7 Wall St.

Special report April 21, 2022 5:45 a.m. Last update: April 21, 2022 07:24 The United States has reported more than 79.8 million confirmed cases of COVID-19 as of April 19. More than 981,000 Americans have died from COVID-19 — the highest death toll of any country. The virus has spread …

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Ogden Art Scene 4.21-4.28 | News, Sports, Jobs

1 / 4 Lavender Vinyl owners Kye Hallows and Blake Lundell present their new Record Store Day t-shirts designed by Ruby Relics. Photo provided, lavender vinyl 2 / 4 Neal Francis and the Main Squeeze perform at The State Room in March. Neal Francis performs in Ogden on …

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Utah State’s new Fairpark Market hopes to improve Salt Lake City’s west side food desert

An international market will soon open at Utah State Fairpark to celebrate Salt Lake City’s most diverse neighborhoods. The project will include food, goods, services and programming that organizers say aims to reflect the many cultures on the west side of the city. It stems from a 2019 feasibility study …

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BYU Golf Alumni Kendra Dalton looks to improve on last year’s Copper Rock Championship result

SALT LAKE CITY – Kendra Dalton, Epson Tour pro and former BYU women’s golf star, is excited and optimistic about the challenge ahead regarding the Copper Rock Championship. A year ago at the inaugural tournament in Hurricane, Utah, Dalton tied for 45 but showed a great deal of composure and …

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Man Reports Pet Dog Attacked by Coyotes While Hiking in Rock Canyon | News, Sports, Jobs

Isaac Hale, Daily Herald file photo A hot air balloon floats near Rock Canyon during preliminary flights as part of the Freedom Balloon Festival Wednesday, July 3, 2019 in Provo. Temperatures on Monday were expected to be in the 60s with nothing but sunshine. It seemed like …

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Utah school districts plan to continue offering limited free lunches when federal aid expires

Workers prepare lunch for a school in the Salt Lake City School District. (Derek Petersen, KSL-TV) Estimated reading time: 2-3 minutes SALT LAKE CITY — Federal lunch waivers have allowed Utah school districts to provide free lunch to all students during the pandemic, but that program is set to expire. …

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How to watch NYCFC play Real Salt Lake: game preview, thread

It’s the sixth day, and New York FC play Real Salt Lake at Yankee Stadium at 1 p.m. ET. As good a way to spend Easter Sunday as any. NYCFC is coming off a scintillating but ultimately disappointing 1-1 draw against the Seattle Sounders in the CONCACAF Champions League. Don’t …

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Utah State track meet ends at Beach Invitational

LONG BEACH, Calif. — Utah State Athletics wrapped up competition at the Beach Invitational hosted by Long Beach State University on Saturday. Aggies’ efforts in Long Beach were praised by seniors Maia Garren and Anna Parkinson. In the shot put, Garren improved his personal best with a throw of 16.48 …

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Welcome to the UFC: Trey Ogden

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – APRIL 15: (L-R) Opponents Jordan Leavitt and Trey Ogden square off during the UFC weigh-ins at UFC APEX on April 15, 2022 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC) After a big UFC 273 card in Jacksonville, a week later the UFC is back …

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Utah employment rates are up about 4% in the past 12 months

Salt Lake City – Utah’s nonfarm payroll employment for March 2022 increased about 4.0% over the past 12 months, with the state’s economy adding 62,900 cumulative jobs since March 2021. The current number of jobs in Utah stands at 1,650,800. March’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate is estimated at 2.0%, with …

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🌱 Open pit mine at Parley’s Canyon? +$20 million for affordable housing in SL Co

Happy Friday neighbours! Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening in town today. First, today’s weather forecast: Rain easing. High: 56 Low: 43. Here are the top three stories in Salt Lake City today: an impressive 20,000 Salt Lake County citizens have signed a petition opposing the development …

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The Cougarettes’ 22nd national title highlights the strong weekend of the locals during the national meeting

The BYU Cougarettes perform in Provo on Saturday, Jan. 22, 2022. (Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News) Estimated reading time: 5-6 minutes PROVO — Something strange happened last year when the BYU Cougarettes traveled to the National Dance Association and National Cheer Association Collegiate Cheer and Dance Championships in Daytona Beach, …

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Why the Anna Bay Helicopter Crash Happened, Killing Five People

A jumper pilot flying at night without proper equipment or training caused a helicopter to crash into the ocean, killing five people, an investigation has heard. Jamie Ogden, Grant Kuhnemann, Gregory Miller and his partner Jocelyn Villaneuva were on board when the ex-military ‘Huey’ helicopter lost radar contact near Newcastle …

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Late winter hurts Utah farmers

UTAH (ABC4) – Late winter weather has done more than mess up Utah’s roads, it’s also had a big impact on farmers. Jake Harvard of Harvard Farms said what he loves most about farming is also the hardest part. “There’s always something to do with mother nature and that’s kind …

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Former Salt Lake City officer convicted for role in Jan. 6 Capitol attack

The Salt Lake City officer retired in 2017 and in January pleaded guilty to an insurgency-related misdemeanor charge. (US Department of Justice) Michael Lee Hardin, 50, of Kaysville, Utah, in a photo taken with a bust of Abraham Lincoln, in what appears to be the Capitol Crypt inside the US …

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College sports: MCC softball team routs Rattlers on Sunday (4/11/22)

McCook Community College’s Rae VanMilligan heads home after a wild pitch gave the Indians a 7-3 lead over Ottero in Game 2 of a Sunday sweep. www.mccindians.com After losing twice to Otero on Saturday, the McCook Community College softball team responded with a pair of wins on Sunday to split …

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Epic eagle putt gives Utah’s Tony Finau masterful consolation

Erratic driving and a bit of bad luck cost Finau, who finished the tournament tied for 35th (Robert F. Bukaty | AP) Tony Finau teeed off 11 in the second round of the Masters golf tournament on Friday, April 8, 2022 in Augusta, Ga. Finau finished the tournament tied for …

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Local events and things to do this week, April 10-16

A perk for a Salt Lake City music icon, a sewing class and a “personal” comedian. (Sundance Institute) Comedian, actress and filmmaker Tig Notaro is scheduled to perform her stand-up, April 15, 2022, at The Complex in Salt Lake City. | April 10, 2022, 2:08 p.m. April 10 Music to …

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Orem Police: Payson man jailed after ramming ex’s car during 7-mile chase

File photo: Gephardt Daily/Monico Garza/SLCScanner OREM, Utah, April 9, 2022 (Gephardt Daily) — A Payson man is facing two felony charges and nine misdemeanors, after police say he repeatedly rammed the back of a woman’s vehicle for a distance of seven miles. The 30-year-old suspect, whose name we are withholding …

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Ramirez Ks record highlights SUU’s Weber State softball series shutout | News, Sports, Jobs

ROBERT CASEY, Weber State Athletics In this undated photo, Weber State pitcher Mariah Ramirez finds herself pitching a game at Wildcat Softball Field in Ogden. OGDEN — Weber State Softball had allowed just five hits in all series against struggling Southern Utah as Mandy Sink took the …

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Seven-run seventh inning lifts Utah State softball to 9-3 win over Fresno State

Box Score FRESNO, Calif. — Utah State Softball (21-15, 7-0 MW) extended its winning streak to nine with a 9-3 victory over Fresno State (9-28, 2-8 MW ) Friday night. USU’s nine-game winning streak is its best since 1993, when the Aggies went 11 in a row. Utah State’s 7-0 …

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SLC Girl Inspired Famous Beach Boy Song

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4) — Though you might not know her by name, Utah native Shirley England is known nationwide as the girl who had fun, having fun until until his father takes away his T-bird. When she sat down with Shirley, she laughed as she discussed global success, giving …

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The “United for Ukraine” benefit concert will take place in Provo this weekend

The concert is organized by Halcyon Productions and will take place at the Experience Event Center. (Rick Egan | Salt Lake Tribune file photo) Singer Alex Boyé, seen here in 2019, is one of the musical artists performing at a benefit concert in Provo on Saturday, April 9, to benefit …

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Vehicle crashes, drives 100ft off North Ogden Canyon Road, 2 transported to hospital

File photo: Gephardt Daily NORTH OGDEN, Utah, April 8, 2022 (Gephardt Daily) — Emergency crews and a medical helicopter were dispatched to the scene of an accident late Thursday night on the North Ogden Divide. The accident, at 1500 E. North Ogden Canyon Road, happened around 9:30 p.m. The road …

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The most popular burrito spot in Utah and all US states, according to Google

(NEXSTAR) – April 7 is more than just a Thursday – it’s National Burrito Day. Before you start looking for the best place to celebrate (by getting a burrito, of course), Google has you covered. If you’re a burrito enthusiast, you might have seen a recent list of the best …

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Jazz routs Thunder 137-101 for a 5th straight home win |

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Bojan Bogdanovic scored 27 points, Rudy Gobert added 20 points and 10 rebounds, and the Utah Jazz beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 137-101 Wednesday night. Jordan Clarkson had a season-high 18 points and 10 assists, and Hassan Whiteside added 15 points, 11 rebounds and five …

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Reeves New Indianola City Manager | Radio KNIA KRLS

Ben Reeves is the new Indianola City Manager. Reeves is coming to Indianola from Santaquin City, Utah, a community of over 16,000 located 20 miles south of Provo, Utah. Indianola City Mayor Stephanie Erickson released a statement about the hiring, “I am delighted to welcome Ben Reeves and his family …

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Conservation Council Public Forum Sets Leonard Good Community Center | KWBG AM1590 | Boon, Iowa

Conservation Council Public Forum Packs Leonard Good Community Center Posted on April 06, 2022 by KWBG OGDEN, Iowa—The Boone County Conservation Council held a special meeting Tuesday night with a large crowd at the Leonard Good Community Center in Ogden. The majority of those present were there due to a …

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Roger Stone hired by Utah Rep. Curtis’ GOP challenger, internal memos show

Jason Preston also adds several staff members with ties to the far-right Proud Boys. (Leah Hogsten | The Salt Lake Tribune) Jason Preston, candidate for Utah’s 3rd congressional district, has reportedly hired longtime political consultant Roger Stone to oversee his campaign. In addition to Stone, Preston has also hired several …

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Part of I-80 in Salt Lake City will temporarily close

As part of the Interstate 80 and 215 projects, a portion of Utah’s I-80 will be closed in both directions between 700 East and Foothill Drive in Salt Lake City while crews demolish the existing 1700 East bridge over the ‘I-80 and slide the new bridge into place, according to …

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How Utah Became the Nation’s No. 1 Place to Send Troubled Teens

EPISODE 6 It is the placeHow did Utah become the epicenter of the teen treatment industry? It is a cultural story. And the connections. For years, Utah was the epicenter of the nation’s so-called troubled teen industry. Since 2015, some 20,000 children have been sent to programs in Utah that …

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LSU Ogden Honors, Chemistry Junior Cale Locicero Named 2022 Goldwater Fellow

LSU junior Cale Locicero was named the 2022 Goldwater Scholar, making him the 39th in LSU history. The Sen. Barry Goldwater Honoring Fellowship Program was designed to encourage and encourage outstanding students to pursue research careers in the natural sciences, engineering, and mathematics. The native of Metairie was selected from …

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112 million year old dinosaur tracks damaged in Utah by construction machinery | Dinosaurs

They survived intact for 112 million years through scorching summer heat and freezing winters in Utah’s Mill Canyon. But several of the world’s largest and most historic dinosaur footprints were damaged beyond repair earlier this year when a construction crew arrived to build a new promenade for tourists. The extent …

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Victim identified in fatal Salt Lake City hit-and-run

Police are investigating a fatal hit-and-run accident in Salt Lake City on Saturday. (Salt Lake City Police) Estimated reading time: 1-2 minutes SALT LAKE CITY — Police identified the victim of a fatal hit-and-run accident in Salt Lake City on Saturday. At 8:41 p.m., Salt Lake City police received reports …

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COVID probe on ship, work in drydock delays first ship of cruise season

Plans for the maiden call were pushed back three days after Princess Cruises opted to dry-dock the Caribbean Princess in Portland for some repairs. The cruise season in Victoria – the first in three years – is off to a bad start. The Caribbean Princess, which was due to dock …

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New Relief Society, Primary General Presidencies Called to Serve | News, Sports, Jobs

Courtesy intellectual reserve The Relief Society general presidency beginning August 1, 2022, left to right: First Counselor J. Anette Dennis, President Camille N. Johnson, and Second Counselor Kristin M. Yee. As part of the Saturday afternoon session of the Annual General Conference of The Church …

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Utah Jazz vs. Golden State Warriors Odds

The last time we saw the Utah Jazz in action, they snapped a five-game losing streak. Tonight, the Golden State Warriors will be looking to break their own slip. They’ve lost four in a row.The Jazz (46-21) will not make it easy for them. The Warriors (48-29) will be without …

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Utah Opera and Utah Symphony announce 2022-23 seasons • Salt Lake Magazine

Spring in Utah doesn’t just mean warmer weather — for music fans, the new season brings a host of new gigs to look forward to. Tickets are already on sale for Twilight Concert Series, Ogden Twilight and LOVELOUD Fest, and now classical music fans have new seasons of Utah Symphony …

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Four Star WR Malachi Riley talks BYU visit and recruiting

Over the past month, BYU has welcomed hundreds of players to campus to attend spring training. On the last day of spring camp, BYU welcomed 2023 four-star receiver and California native Malachi Riley for an unofficial visit. BYU was the first school to offer Riley a clear scholarship in 2019 …

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Men’s football: Duran shutout helps Ogden win 2-0 against rival Ben Lomond | News, Sports, Jobs

OGDEN — Former major league baseball player Wally Pipp is perhaps best known for taking the day off due to a headache, allowing Yankee great Lou Gehrig to start at first base, a position that ‘he did not give up for the next 2130 consecutive games. …

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Utah Black Chamber Announces New President and CEO

Salt Lake City – The Utah Black House today announced that Sidni L. Shorter will be named the new President and CEO. James Jackson, III, the founder who has led the chamber since its inception, will remain engaged in an advisory capacity. Sidni’s employment will begin on April 4, 2022. …

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A look back at Kevin Feterik’s career at BYU

BYU will host an alumni game on March 31 at LaVell Edwards Stadium for fans to view. Fans will recognize the two former Cougar quarterbacks leading the teams. Max Hall leads the Navy team while Kevin Feterik leads the Royal team. It’s something to reflect on the southpaw’s solid career …

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Ruffled feathers: Dallas Mavs bench frustrates Utah jazz star Donovan Mitchell

The Dallas Mavericks bench made headlines after their previous game against the Utah Jazz for comments made to Rudy Gobert. With Gobert a late scratch for Sunday’s game, the Mavs bench focused on Donovan Mitchell throughout the night. Mitchell, who rolled his ankle in the Jazz’s loss to the Mavericks, …

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PetWellClinic signs 12-unit deal in Salt Lake City

Walk-In Wellness Practices Offering Affordable and Accessible Health Care Coming Soon to Salt Lake City, Utah PetWellClinic has signed a 12-unit deal in Salt Lake City, Utah. The new clinics will provide a walk-in environment for general exams, vaccinations, and treatment of minor and chronic ailments. The multi-unit deal was …

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Provo-Orem, Utah, Tops Milken Institute’s 2022 Top Performing Cities Ranking for Second Consecutive Year | Business

LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–March 28, 2022– Provo-Orem, Utah, for the second year in a row, demonstrated the strongest economic performance among major cities, according to the Milken Institute’s 2022 Top Performing Cities Index. Logan, Utah rose from #2 in 2021 to #1 among small towns in 2022. These top rankings mark …

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Who qualified and who is still in contention?

World Cup qualifying has entered its home stretch, with 19 of the 32 finalists now known. But who could take the remaining 13 places? We take a closer look. – 2022 World Cup qualifying: How it works around the world Europe Qualified (10/13):GermanyDenmarkBelgiumFranceCroatiaSpainSerbiaEnglandSwitzerlandNetherlands – Olley: England still under construction Still …

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Special Olympics Utah hosts basketball tournament on Saturday

OGDEN, Utah (ABC4) – Utah First Lady Abby Cox’s initiative, “Show Up,” a program dedicated to helping others, has partnered with the Special Olympics Unified Sports program in schools across the state of Utah. In support, Cox is partnering with Utah Jazz, Entrata, Weber State University, the Utah High School …

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Prison officials hope new, friendlier facilities in Utah will help fill staffing gaps

The new Utah State Correctional Facility in Salt Lake City is just months away from opening, and officials hope the more welcoming environment will inspire more people to apply to fill the severe shortages of staff. (Kristin Murphy, Deseret News) Estimated reading time: 4-5 minutes SALT LAKE CITY — The …

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Prep roundup: Ogden Boys’ football beats South Summit on the road | News, Sports, Jobs

KAMAS – Ogden High Boys Soccer scored three first-half goals in a regional 4-0 victory at the South Summit on Thursday. Gabriel Hinkson scored twice for Ogden (4-2, 2-1 Region 13). Jace Oliverson had a goal and two assists. Luis Velasco Perez scored once and Brigham …

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Josh James, at center of recent Utah tax relief controversy, steps down as CEO of Domo

Domo retained a tax incentive worth up to $23 million after James’ comments sparked an investigation. (Rick Egan | The Salt Lake Tribune) Ed Catmull, then-president of Pixar and Walt Disney Animation Studios, visits then-Domo CEO Josh James at Domopalooza 2017 in Salt Lake City. James resigned as CEO of …

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Several new restaurants and dining options are coming to Logan – Cache Valley Daily

In-n-Out restaurant under construction at the corner of 400 North Main in Logan. LOGAN – Residents of Cache Valley have no shortage of choices when it comes to dining out or grabbing a snack. And even more options will open up soon. Recently, chains such as Dutch Bros Coffee (910 …

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Could Salt Lake City lose the 2023 NBA All-Star Game over a controversial bill?

There could be more ramifications of Utah’s controversial bill to ban transgender students from participating in women’s high school athletics, if lawmakers override the governor’s veto, as expected on Friday: Utah Jazz could lose the 2023 NBA All-Star Game. (Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News) Estimated reading time: 2-3 minutes SALT …

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Awesome Autistic Ogden Spreads Love and Acceptance in Ogden | News, Sports, Jobs

This photo from 2018 shows a group gathered at Awesome Autistic Ogden’s first event. Awesome Autistic Ogden founder, Stacy Bernal, poses with her son, Haiden McCaig, at the first Autism Appreciation event of 2018. Stacy Bernal is the founder of the Bernal Badassery Foundation and …

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Non-Democrat dominates Utah Democratic caucus meetings

Some Democrats want the party to back Evan McMullin in the U.S. Senate race, but that means throwing out a Democrat in the race. (Leah Hogsten | The Salt Lake Tribune) About 75 people from Salt Lake City, South Salt Lake and Millcreek ridings attended the Democratic Party’s Neighborhood Caucus …

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Amber Alert issued in Salt Lake City for teenage girl; suspect may be heading south – St George News

An Amber Alert was issued on Tuesday, March 20, 2022 for David Lopez and Areli Esmeralda Arroyo Asuna (insert) | Photo courtesy of Great Salt Lake Unified Police Department, St. George News ST. GEORGE- The Great Salt Lake Unified Police Department has issued an Amber Alert for a missing minor …

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Unitek Learning sees growth and opportunity in Tucson, Arizona

Unitek Learning is the parent company of several distinguished educational institutions: Unitek College, Unitek EMT, Eagle Gate College, Provo College and Brookline College. Not only will the new campus open in July, but Brookline College will increase its number of healthcare programs on the Tucson campus. TUCSON, Arizona (PRWEB) …

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Utah residents pay a premium at the pump and see their flight fares rise

SALT LAKE CITY – Due to rising energy costs, Utahans are paying premiums on travel and transportation modes. “It was occupied before the Russian-Ukrainian conflict. We have seen stressors at the pump before – the price of oil was rising due to increased demand and decreased supply,” said AAA spokesman …

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Utah Historian Richard Turley to Lecture on Mark Hoffmann at USU – Cache Valley Daily

Mark W. Hofmann, left, and LDS Church leaders N. Eldon Tanner, Spencer W. Kimball, Marion G. Romney, Boyd K. Packer, and Gordon B. Hinckley review Anthon’s April 22, 1980 transcript (Deseret News/Jed A.Clark) LOGAN — When historian Richard Turley Jr. comes to Logan to present the Merrill-Cazier Library Spring Lecture …

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Utah’s housing crisis is also an alarming public health issue

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Housing developments along the 400 South in Salt Lake City on Thursday, January 13, 2022. By Ellisa Dockstader | The public gallery | March 20, 2022, 12:00 p.m. Governor Spencer Cox has requested $228 million to help fund affordable housing in Utah this …

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How to watch BYU Basketball vs. Northern Iowa in the NIT

BYU Basketball has another opportunity to survive and advance in the playoffs Saturday night when the Northern Iowa Panthers visit Provo. BYU, seeded 2 in the NIT, returned after a poor first half on Wednesday night for beat Long Beach State by a score of 93-72. This match was also …

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Albert H. Fluman | News, Sports, Jobs

Albert H Fluman, 88, of St. Petersburg, Florida passed away peacefully on March 17, 2022. He was the beloved husband of the late Delores (Dee) Irene Finn of 63 years. Born in Williamsport, Pennsylvania on June 13, 1933 (the youngest of 12 children) to the late …

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Perseverance of the Irish: Notre Dame legend Rudy Ruettiger tells Utah that ‘hard work pays off’

Residents of Davis County celebrated St. Patrick’s Day on Thursday in a truly unique way, as Notre Dame Fighting Irish football legend Rudy Ruettiger visited Layton High School to speak to an auditorium of fans. (Carissa Hutchinson, KSL-TV) Estimated reading time: 2-3 minutes LAYTON – Residents of Davis County celebrated …

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March 17 SONAR sightings: Denver to Salt Lake City, shipper update, more

Highlights from Thursday’s SONAR reports are below. For more information on SONAR – the industry’s fastest freight forecasting platform – or to request a demo, Click here. Also be sure to check the latest update of SONAR, TRAC — the most recent spot rate data in the industry. Way to …

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Stadium of Fire announce Tim McGraw as 2022 headliner | News, Sports, Jobs

1 / 3 Tim McGraw performs during Fire Stadium at LaVell Edwards Stadium in Provo on Saturday July 2, 2016. Chris Samuels, Daily Herald file photo 2 / 3 Tim McGraw performs during Fire Stadium at LaVell Edwards Stadium in Provo on Saturday July 2, 2016. Chris Samuels, …

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Senator John Johnson distances himself from the director after accusations surface | News, Sports, Jobs

Utah Senator John Johnson is a Republican from North Ogden. This screenshot from Brandon Beckham’s website promotes his bid for the Utah Senate District 23 seat. Utah County prosecutors filed a forced sexual abuse charge against him on February 25, 2022. Photo provided, Utah Senate …

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2022 NFL Mock Draft Roundup 1.0 for Utah LB Devin Lloyd

SALT LAKE CITY – The 2022 NFL Draft is a month and a half away and Utah Utes linebacker Devin Lloyd is currently projected as a high first-round pick. Lloyd, a standout linebacker from Utah, is predicted by many NFL pundits as one of the top 15 picks. The Chula …

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BUTLER EXPANDS WEST WITH NEW LOCATIONS IN SAN FRANCISCO, LOS ANGELES AND SALT LAKE CITY

Now serving over 60,000 keys in 8 national markets, Butler will more than double its presence by 2023. Tweet that Butler’s westward expansion began in November 2021 and quickly accelerated with leases of centrally located high-end hotels and partnerships with surrounding hotels. Butler has built relationships with leading management companies, …

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Provo man frustrated that his landlord won’t let him fly the Ukrainian flag on the terrace of his apartment

PROVO, Utah — The war in Ukraine is stirring the Utahns in a powerful way. Almost daily we see events, campaigns and other efforts in the hive state for the people of Ukraine. A Provo resident is one of those Utahns who wants to show his support. But when his …

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DUI suspect arrested after Ogden City police found him unconscious in moving car with unrestrained toddler

Ogden police car. File photo: Gephardt Daily/Laura Withers OGDEN, Utah, March 14, 2022 (Gephardt Daily) — A suspected drunk driver was arrested in Ogden on Sunday after being found unconscious in a car with the engine running and with an unrestrained toddler trying to wake him up. Before officers arrived …

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Utah prison uses rock & roll to rehabilitate

KANAB, Utah – Music has the power to change our moods and so much more. Now some local inmates are learning that he has the power to change lives. These men take a page from Johnny Cash’s book and fill the halls of their prison with music. “I know I …

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Judge Thomas denounces the cancellation of the culture at an SLC event

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4) – U.S. Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas hosted 500 people on March 11 in Utah at an event hosted by former Republican U.S. Senator Orrin Hatch’s foundation to express his multiple concerns about the tribunal. According to ABC News, Thomas examined the long-term consequences that trends …

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The virtual character Zero makes an appearance

Photo courtesy Zero Pointing Zero, a virtual influencer and “cyborg” with spiky red hair, made an appearance via Zoom at SXSW today. The animated character lives “in a bunker” in the “Nexus” universe, a storytelling universe created by Offbeat Media Group. “Hello how are you today. My name is Zero …

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Everyday Strong: Building a real bond with your children | News, Sports, Jobs

Marty Pearl, Courier Journal via AP Bekah Bischoff performs Pictionary Man with her children, Henry and Ady, on February 8, 2018 in Louisville, Ky. One of the hardest things as parents is feeling helpless when we know our child has to come into contact with another adult …

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Utah flag makers overwhelmed by demand for Ukrainian flags

Since the start of the war, the blue and yellow flag of Ukraine has become a familiar symbol of freedom, and Utah flag makers are scrambling to fill orders. (sirichai chin, Alamy Stock Photo) Estimated reading time: 1-2 minutes SANDY — Since the start of the war, Ukraine’s blue-and-yellow flag …

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Utah ‘Dancing With The Stars’ pro proposes to his girlfriend

by: Kiah Armstrong Job : March 11, 2022 / 8:59 p.m. MST Update: March 11, 2022 / 9:12 PM MST (ABC4) — Last Monday, famous “Dancing with the Stars” pro Brandon Armstrong proposed to his girlfriend in Salt Lake City. Armstrong proposed to girlfriend Brylee Ivers, 23, through a trailer …

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Dillard’s Opens New Upscale Flagship Store at University Place in Orem | News, Sports, Jobs

Craig Conover, Daily Herald Store Manager Robert Glodowski talks about the new Dillard’s store at University Place during the VIP/Media Tour on Wednesday, March 9, 2022. While the residents of Orem have lived their lives for the past few years, the folks of Dillard have spent their …

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This artsy neighborhood of Ogden is a haven for creatives

For the past seven years, the Town of Ogden has been working on a plan to transform the areas between 24th and 26th Streets into a haven where artists and creatives can connect and earn a living while engaging with the community at large. Known as the “Nine Rails Creative …

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Has recent snowfall and rains affected Utah’s drought crisis?

UTAH (ABC4) – With Utah’s severe drought, environmentalists are constantly hoping that Mother Nature will replenish Utah’s water levels. With recent snowstorms and humidity blanketing Utah, how much has weather activity contributed to snow levels? “The good news is that we’ve almost doubled our soil moisture from the same time …

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Deaf high school drama festival kicks off in Salt Lake City

Michelle Tanner was looking for a way for deaf students in Utah to experience theater — and when pursuing the state’s most prestigious theater festival didn’t work out, she decided to start her own. This is how the National Deaf High School Theater Festival – marking its second year, but …

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‘Typical’ attendance at Utah County caucuses ahead of convention | News, Sports, Jobs

Harrison Epstein, Daily Herald Melissa Pett speaks during a constituency caucus ahead of being chosen as vice president on Tuesday, March 8, 2022. Across the state and county, Utah Republicans gathered in their neighborhoods to discuss the party platform and precinct officers heading to the …

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3-year-old dies from injuries in Ogden pile-up

Northbound I-15 was temporarily closed at 21st Street in Ogden following a multi-vehicle crash early Wednesday, according to the Utah Department of Transportation. (Shara Park, KSL-TV) Estimated reading time: 3-4 minutes OGDEN – A 3-year-old girl died of her injuries after an accident that temporarily closed the freeway on Wednesday …

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Inside the new Utah State Prison

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4) — Now we get a behind-the-scenes look at the new Utah State Prison under construction in Salt Lake City. The prison is about 80% complete, and you can already see what makes it superior to Draper’s old one. ABC4’s Brian Carlson takes us on a tour …

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New Mercedes-Benz Van Center Dealership Opens in Salt Lake City | State News

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UW manages 195,800 in surprise meet in Provo | Gymnastic

Isa Weiss performs her floor routine during Washington’s game against Utah at Alaska Airlines Arena on February 21. Weiss scored a career-high 9.875 in his floor routine against BYU and Illinois State on March 4. Evan Moroud In a meet the Washington gymnastics team announced just two days in advance …

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Education Transparency Bill Dies in House Committee

March 7 – CHEYENNE – A bill calling for transparency in educational materials died Monday before the House Education Committee after educators testified it would be a burden. Senate Brief 62 was brought by Sen. Ogden Driskill, R-Devils Tower, because he said he was continually approached by constituents concerned about …

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Doncic and Mitchell face off in Dallas-Utah game

Utah Jazz (40-23, fourth in Western Conference) vs. Dallas Mavericks (39-25, fifth in Western Conference) Dallas; Monday, 8:30 p.m. EST FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Mavericks -1.5; plus/minus is 216.5 BOTTOM LINE: Luka Doncic and Donovan Mitchell meet when Dallas hosts Utah. Doncic ranks sixth in the NBA with an average of …

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SLC suspect hijacks trailer loaded with $28,000 worth of goods

West Valley City (ABC4) – Utah State’s Delwin Graves has had several run-ins with police in recent years. On March 5, an officer from West Valley City was dispatched regarding the “suspicious circumstances” of a stolen vehicle. Law enforcement located a ski mask on Delwin Graves’ car registration number. The …

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Wet winter storm causes crashes and power outages in Salt Lake area

Thousands of people are without electricity on Sunday morning. (Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Snow falls in Salt Lake City on Saturday, March 5, 2022. | March 6, 2022, 4:41 p.m. | Update: 7:09 p.m. Heavy, wet snow brought down trees and power lines Sunday morning, while the …

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A strong second half takes Utah State to a 75-52 victory over San Jose State in the regular season finale

by: Ashley SpringerUSU Sports Media Relations SAN JOSE, Calif. — Utah State men’s basketball defeated San Jose State 47-26 in the second half of its regular-season finale in San Jose, Calif., on Friday night as the Aggies beat the Spartans 75-52. Senior striker justin bean posted his 45th career double-double …

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From saving the Great Salt Lake to landscaping – Utah lawmakers review water proposals in recent days – St George News

Visitors to Antelope Island State Park view the receding edge of the Great Salt Lake Friday, Jan. 28, 2022 in Antelope Island, Utah. The largest natural lake west of the Mississippi is shrinking past its lowest levels on record, raising fears of toxic dust, ecological collapse and economic consequences. But …

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How far will BYU Basketball advance?

LA VEGAS – The 2022 WCC Tournament highlights just how much the West Coast Conference has grown as a league over the past decade. Entering the league tournament with the chance to produce four NCAA Tournament teams is a testament to the depth of the league, the quality of play, …

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Marvin John Blanken | News, Sports, Jobs

November 13, 1926 — February 23, 2022 Marvin John Blanken was born in Cisco, Texas on November 13, 1926, and returned to his Lord on February 23, 2022, in Farmington, Utah, of natural causes. He knew he was going home to his Lord that day. He …

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Utah Legislature Set To Pass Data Privacy Bill; Florida House passes the bill | Husch Blackwell LLP

Key point: Utah is set to become the fourth state to pass consumer privacy legislation, while Florida’s bill now goes to a single chamber. There were two significant developments in state privacy law on March 2, with the Utah Senate passing SB 227 and the Florida House passing HB 9. …

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Salt Lake City mother grapples with unexpected rent hike

SALT LAKE CITY – Finding housing in Salt Lake City is hard enough, whether residents are buying or renting. But a woman is speaking out after learning her rent will go up by around $500 next month. There is currently a 2% vacancy rate in the city, but in a …

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2 officers who fatally shot Utah man in Provo will not be charged, prosecutors say

Two officers who shot and killed a man in Provo in 2021 after the man pointed a gun at a third officer will face no criminal charges, the Utah County District Attorney’s Office announced Tuesday. The officers who opened fire were identified by the county attorney’s office on Wednesday as …

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Senator Johnson’s Push to Ban Teaching ‘Dividing Concepts’ Collapses, But Not Dead | News, Sports, Jobs

Photo provided, Office of Utah Senator John Johnson Utah Sen. John Johnson, right, during a Senate Education Committee hearing meeting on Monday, Feb. 28, 2022. A measure he proposed to ban the teaching of “divisive concepts was discussed at the meeting. SALT LAKE CITY — Discussion on …

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Utah lawmakers pass new media restrictions for home floor – 102.3 KRMG

SALT LAKE CITY — (AP) — The Utah House of Representatives on Tuesday approved new rules that limit where members of the press can film and interview lawmakers, following similar action taken by the Utah Senate two weeks ago. The rules extend pandemic-era restrictions on when journalists can report from …

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