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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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Latter-day Saint Missions: Why These National Reporters Recommend Them

This article was first published in the ChurchBeat Newsletter. Sign up to receive the newsletter in your inbox every Wednesday evening. If they were Latter-day Saints, award-winning journalists and best-selling authors James and Deborah Fallows could have become an elderly missionary couple over the past decade. In fact, the couple …

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How BYU’s unique starting lineup is part of the school’s effort to ‘eradicate racism’

Brigham Young Cougars forward Seneca Knight (24) goes strong as he spins on Pacific Tigers guard Khaleb Wilson-Rouse (0) as BYU and Pacific play in an NCAA basketball game in Provo at the Marriott Center on Thursday, January 6, 2022. BYU won 73-51. (Scott G Winterton, Deseret News) Estimated reading …

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Man in custody after breaking into church

PROVO, Utah– A man is in custody after he allegedly broke into a church building of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on Friday, court documents show. Police responded to a call of suspicious activity at the church building at 1200 South 500 West in Provo. Church members …

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Lynda Cleverly Obituary (1939 – 2022) – Ogden, UT

Lynda Blanch artfullyApril 1, 1939 ~ February 6, 2022Lynda Blanch Cleverly, 82, died at her home on Sunday, February 6, 2022, following a long illness, surrounded by her family. Lynda was born on April 1, 1939 in Ogden, Utah, the daughter of Ralph Anthony and Edna Louise Sharp Blanch. She …

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Dianne Davey Obituary (1940 – 2022) – Salt Lake City, UT

Dianne Henderson Davey 1940~2022 Dianne was born in Salt Lake City on December 10, 1940 to Adrienne Nielsen Henderson and Franklin Thomas Henderson. She grew up on the west side of Salt Lake until they moved to Bountiful where she attended and graduated from Bountiful High School. After high school, …

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Fitzsimmons, Max 1934-2022 Provo, Utah | Obituary

PROVO, Utah – Robert “Max” Fitzsimmons, 87, died Jan. 30, 2022 at his home in Provo, Utah. Max was born May 15, 1934 to Athol and Juanita Walker Fitzsimmons in rural Darlington, Missouri. Max grew up on farms in the Gentry, Missouri area, graduated from Albany High School in Albany, …

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Joyce Metcalf Obituary (2022) – Salt Lake City, UT

Joyce Hawkes Metcalf 1933~2022 Salt Lake City, UT—Our Mother Angel, Joyce Hawkes Metcalf, passed away peacefully at her home after sustaining a head injury from a fall. She returned to her loving Heavenly Parents on Friday, January 28, 2022 at the age of 88. Our father, Robert W. Metcalf, preceded …

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Reva Ferre (1925 – 2022) Obituaries – Orem, UT

Reva Sargent Ferre died on January 19, 2022, at the age of 96. Reva was born on March 29, 1925 in Kanab, Utah. She was the eldest daughter of Frank Moyle Sargent and Eliza Swapp. She grew up in the southern Utah towns of Kanab, Delta, Enterprise and Cedar City …

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Sally Finch Obituaries (1934 – 2022) – Orem, UT

Sara (Sally) Tueller Finch passed away peacefully on January 8, 2022, with her family by her side at her home in Wilmington, Delaware.Born and raised in Provo, Utah, the daughter of Elvena and Walter Tueller, Sally enjoyed 67 years of marriage to her college sweetheart, David G. Finch. Dave and …

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How a Utah pocket confronts the word ‘Dixie’ | Across America

Deven Osborne aspired to play college football. The high school student, an extended wide receiver who lived in the Los Angeles area, was hoping he could achieve his goal when a Dixie State University football coach invited him to visit the school in St. George, In. ‘Utah. Osborne was intrigued …

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GATHERING IN THE WEST | The study indicates the high cost of extreme heat; NM Pot Industry Gets New Rules | Energy & Environment

ARIZONA Study shows high costs of extreme heat in Phoenix PHOENIX – Extreme heat is expensive. That’s the conclusion of a study presented Dec. 6 by The Nature Conservancy, which commissioned a review of the costs of rising temperatures in Phoenix. Together with infrastructure consultancy firm AECOM, the environmental non-profit …

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Rich Stoney | News, Sports, Jobs

1954 – 2022 Fielding, UT – Rich Stoney passed away on Saturday, January 1, 2022. Rich was born on December 8, 1954 to Dorene Stoney (Bill Stoney) in Ogden, UT. He grew up in Harrisville, UT, where he attended Weber High School. He married his high school best friend and …

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Sodalicious and other soda stores are proliferating in the west

Sodalicious has 25 points of sale and is looking to double its locations in the coming years. In the photo is … [+] the location of Millcreek, Utah. Sydney kang In Utah, Arizona, and Idaho, soda stores, such as Sodalicious, Swig, and Fiiz, have mushroomed. Located in states known as …

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Longtime ‘scandalous’ Utah radio host Tom Barberi dies

Tom Barberi, a radio talk show host who loved to poke fun at Utah institutions and became one himself, has passed away. Barberi died Friday morning, according to her daughter Gina Barberi, who followed her father’s career path and is now the host of X96’s “Radio From Hell” show. He …

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Carol Glad Obituary (1926 – 2021) – Salt Lake City, UT

Carol Kofoed happy 1926-2021 Carol Kofoed Glad passed away peacefully on December 17, 2021, at the age of 95. Carol was born July 8, 1926 in Preston, Idaho, to Eugene and Lillie Kofoed. She married Gordon Redford Glad on February 14, 1947 in Salt Lake City, Utah and they were …

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BYU football center James Empey declares himself for 2022 NFL draft

PROVO, Utah – BYU football’s offensive line anchor to James Empey advances. Empey, a COVID-19 junior, who graduated from BYU with a finance degree, has his sights set on the 2022 NFL draft. The 6-foot-4, 303-pound center sent a thank-you letter to the football program BYU announcing plans to move …

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The U Beekeepers Association buzz – The Daily Utah Chronicle

Members of the U of U Beekeepers Association perform a beehive inspection at the HSEB on the University of Utah campus in Salt Lake City, Utah. (Photo by Natalie Caylor | Courtesy of the U of U Association of Beekeepers) Utah’s history with The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day …

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Who would vote for Donald Trump in 2024? Here’s how much support he has in Utah

Half of the Utahns would vote or consider voting for Donald Trump if he ran for president in 2024. And 48% of Beehive State residents have a favorable opinion of the former president who continues to claim that voter fraud cost him the 2020 election. A new Deseret News / …

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Obituary of Marion Sybrowsky (1929 – 2021) – Sandy, UT

Marion was born in Manti, Utah on June 8, 1929. She was the sweetheart of her family, being the youngest daughter of brothers Glade and Karl. After moving to Provo, Marion attended Provo High School and graduated from BYU. Marion married Bob Dean in 1952 and had four children, Rebecca, …

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Obituary of Louis Henry Callister (1935 – 2021) – Ogden, UT

LOUIS HENRY CALLISTER, JR.Louis Henry Callister, Jr., (86), passed away on December 5, 2021 in Bountiful, Utah, surrounded by his family and loved ones.Louis was born August 11, 1935, son of Isabel Barton and Louis H. Callister, Sr. He was the eldest of two children, his younger sister Sharee Callister …

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Spencer Bingham obituary (1977 – 2021) – Orem, UT

Spencer Aaron Bingham (44), of Spanish Fork, Utah, passed away from this world on Wednesday, December 1, 2021. The last five weeks of Spencer’s life were spent in a hospital bed, battling the effects of a difficult autoimmune disease. This ordeal was his hardest; but his spirit was never broken. …

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Donald Peterson obituary (1946 – 2021) – Orem, UT

Donald M Peterson, Jr. was born July 25, 1946 in Salina, Utah, the son of Donald M Peterson, Sr. and Thora Colby Peterson. Don was the second of three children and the only boy. Her siblings include Thera Maughan and Sherian Fleming. He graduated from Granite High School in 1964. …

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Alan and Suzanne Osmond honored as Pillars of the Utah Valley | News, Sports, Jobs

Alan and Suzanne Osmond receive the Pillars of Utah Valley Award on Tuesday, November 16, 2021. The Osmonds Second Generation perform for their parents at the awards show on Tuesday, November 16, 2021. Nathan Osmond was MC for the Pillars of Utah Valley on Tuesday, November 16, 2021. Courtesy of …

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Lester Taylor obituary (1935 – 2021) – Ogden, UT

Les returned to his Heavenly Father on Thursday, November 11, 2021, where he was surrounded by his family at the Brigham City Community Hospital in Utah.Les was the first born to Lester Eugene and Annie Virgena Aldridge Taylor on June 8, 1935 in Boise, Idaho. He was raised with his …

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Sydnee Belle Frei – St George News

April 8, 1980 – November 9, 2021 Our sweet Sydnee Belle, 41, unexpectedly left this earthly life to make new friends in her heavenly home on November 9, 2021. True definition of love, Syd’s greatest desire was that everyone world loves each other. On April 8, 1980, the Frei family …

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Andrew Schow Obituary (1948 – 2021) – Ogden, UT

Our beloved and kind husband, father and grandfather Andrew Elwin Schow Jr. 73, now sings with Heavenly Choirs. He returned home with honor on October 22, 2021. He was born to Andrew Elwin and Nellie Mae Grant Schow on August 23, 1948 in Ogden, Utah.Andy graduated from Davis High School …

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Beverly Lord Obituary (1950 – 2021) – Ogden, UT

Beverly Jean Porter Lord Beverly Jean Lord, 71, passed away peacefully on October 18, 2021, of heart failure due to pulmonary hypertension. She was surrounded by her loving family and was fiery until her last moments on earth. She spent her final weeks waiting for the royal treatment, often joking …

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Lisa Stoddard Dixon obituary (1959 – 2021) – Ogden, UT

Lisa Ann (Stoddard) DixonJuly 13, 1959 ~ October 15, 2021 (62 years old) Lisa Ann Stoddard Dixon, daughter, sister, mother, grandmother and loving friend, was born on July 13, 1959 and died on October 15, 2021. She was born in Ogden, Utah and spent most of her baby there childhood, …

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Sun, Jamie Ann, Shaw, Ekstrom | News, Sports, Jobs

August 2, 1976 – October 15, 2021 On August 2, 1976, a beautiful 5½ pound baby girl was born to Darrell W. Shaw and Anna G. Germer Shaw in Fort Smith, AR. Sunshine was always the light of the eye of her mother and father having entered the Shaw family …

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Randall Robinson Obituary (1950 – 2021) – Ogden, UT

Randall (Randy) Howard Robinson left this earthly existence on October 7, 2021 to return to his Heavenly Father and the loved ones who awaited him. For those whose lives he touched and impacted here on earth, he will be sorely missed.Randy was born in Ogden, Utah, to Howard Archie and …

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Rex Yarger obituary (1952 – 2021) – Ogden, UT

Rex D. Yarger continued his journey to the next kingdom on October 10, 2021. Rex was born on March 28, 1952 to Dale and Irene Yarger in Pocatello Idaho. He was one of 5 children, he being the oldest. He was predeceased by his younger brother Shane and son Steven …

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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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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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Jerry Wanner Obituary (1933 – 2021) – Ogden, UT

Jerry fred wanner Jerry Fred Wanner, 87, died on September 19, 2021, at home surrounded by his loved ones. Jerry was born in Logan, Utah, on October 4, 1933, to Fredrick Dominicus Wanner and Leone Marion Olney. Jerry graduated from Weber High School in 1951 and Weber State College in …

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Obituary Deborah Schultz (1951 – 2021) – Ogden, UT

Deborah Romick SchultzAug 21, 1951-Sep. 6, 2021Hayward, FremontDeborah Romick Schultz was born in San Francisco on a stormy August 21, 1951. She arrived with a thunderclap as lightning bolts across the sky to announce her arrival. Seventy years and 16 days later, on September 6, she passed away from this …

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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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Intermountain to merge with Colorado hospital system

A previously planned merger with a different system has failed. (Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Intermountain Medical Center in Murray on Friday August 13, 2021. | September 16, 2021, 5:56 p.m. | Updated: September 17, 2021, 12:44 a.m. Utah’s largest hospital system, Intermountain Healthcare, plans to merge with …

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University of Utah, State of Utah, and Weber State to require students to be vaccinated against COVID-19

Three of Utah’s largest universities will require students who attend classes in person to be vaccinated against COVID-19. The University of Utah, Utah State University and Weber States University announced on Friday that they will begin implementing vaccination mandates for their campuses as the coronavirus continues to spread. Decisions are …

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Nancy Gibson (1939 – 2021) obituary – Ogden, UT

Our beloved mother, Nancy Helen Sorensen Gibson, returned with honor to her heavenly abode on August 21, 2021. She was born on June 8, 1939 in Ogden, Utah, daughter of Lorraine Wright and Earl LeRoy Sorensen. Nancy was sealed to her Eternal Companion Ronald Charles Gibson on November 7, 1957 …

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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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Marion Wolthuis Stuart | Obituary

Marion Wolthuis Stuart Marion Helen Wolthuis Stuart passed away peacefully on August 2, 2021, surrounded by her five sons. Marion was born on August 16, 1932 to Frank and Leyonna Wolthuis, the first of four children. She enjoyed her childhood in the South Ogden with many wonderful experiences with good …

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Ogden, UT Doctor publishes crucial self-help book

Love Deficiency Diseases: Abortions, Addictions, Abuse and Divorce, a new book by Lawrence H. Taylor, MD, has been published by Dorrance Publishing Co., Inc. More than half of marriages end in divorce. Nearly a million abortions a year rob our country and our families of the new love that all …

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Laurent Louis Carrillo | Obituary

Laurent Louis Carrillo July 11, 1931 ~ July 19, 2021 Lawrence Louis Carrillo, born July 11, 1931, passed away peacefully in his sleep on July 19, 2021. He reached his 90th birthday a week ago and we, his family, are so honored to have had many wonderful experiences with this …

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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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Pakistani refugee living the American dream

TAYLORSVILLE, Utah – Winsten Asif, a Pakistani immigrant and refugee living in Utah, says people keep asking him why he opened a Greek cuisine restaurant. “They always ask me, ‘You are Pakistani, why do you cook Greek food?’ “, he said. But for Asif, it’s all part of his American …

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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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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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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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Constance “Connie” Leigh Edward Leggett | Obituary

Constance “Connie” Leigh Edward Leggett March 8, 1940 ~ May 31, 2021 Constance “Connie” Leigh Edward Leggett died on May 31, 2021. She was born on March 8, 1940 in Ogden, Utah, to James Robertson and Arleen Bower Edward. Connie has lived in Ogden her entire life, attending Ogden Town …

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Dr A. Creig MacArthur | Obituary

Dr A. Creig MacArthur 1938 – 2021 A. Creig MacArthur, 82, of Provo, Utah passed away peacefully on Tuesday, May 25, 2021 surrounded by his family. Creig was born July 27, 1938 in Provo, Utah, the eldest child of Arthur Edgar MacArthur and Estella Fay Sumner MacArthur. He was then …

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Sudanese government leaders visit Salt Lake City

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4) – A delegation of government leaders from the Republic of Sudan met with senior leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints this week. Both sides spent time sharing stories about the challenges ahead, humanitarian principles and the history of the church. Get the …

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Nancy Porter | Death notice | standard.net

Nancy Porter March 14, 1945 – May 17, 2021 Beloved mother, grandmother, sister and friend Nancy Porter Morse passed away on May 17, 2021. Heavenly Father brought her home with him. She will be missed by those who knew and loved her. Nancy was born on March 14, 1945 to …

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Utah Religious Leaders Celebrate National Day of Prayer

SALT LAKE CITY – Religious leaders from different traditions in Utah may disagree on many aspects of religion, but they agree on the power of prayer. Utah religious leaders unite in prayer The National Day of Prayer, celebrated on the first Thursday in May each year, was founded in 1952 …

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Robert Withers, President and CEO of M1 Capital Corp.

“Credit isn’t easing, it’s tightening,” Withers said. This content is restricted to Westfair Online members. Please review this content. Become a member Register here. Previous articleIt happened here: when American companies did business with Nazi Germany Next articleMarla Beth Enowitz’s journey from stay-at-home mom to artist / entrepreneur Phil Hall’s …

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