Armed man and victim found dead in South Salt Lake hostage situation

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Police in South Salt Lake say an armed man has been fatally shot by officers after he killed an...


Romney reports $2M raised ahead of US. Senate primary

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U.S. Senate candidate Mitt Romney raised nearly $2 million for his campaign in the past two months, giving him a large financial edge on his Republican opponent in the Utah primary, records show.

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Search and rescue crews find body of Logan man near Newton Dam

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Cache County Search and Rescue announced they have recovered the body of a swimmer that went missing around 5:30 p.m. Saturday near the Newton Dam.


The Latest: Body of swimmer found at Newton Dam reservoir

LOGAN, Utah (AP) — The Latest on a missing swimmer at northern Utah’s Newton Dam (all times local): 12:35 p.m. Authorities say the body of a man who disappeared while swimming in a reservoir at Newton Dam has been found. The Cache County Sheriff’s Office says 35-year-old Austin Nsegiyumva’s body...

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Sheriff: Former Ogden man suspected in Idaho triple killing is probably dead

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The only suspect in the killing of two women and a 14-year-old girl last year in Idaho will likely never be brought to justice because he’s probably dead, a sheriff said.


Redistricting changes headed to the ballot in Utah, other states

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Voters in a number of states will be deciding this year whether to change the redistricting process for congressional and state legislative seats, to make the process less partisan


Less snow, fewer visitors: Utah ski resorts notch down year

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Utah’s two-year streak of record visitation to the state’s ski resorts was snapped this past winter when visits dropped by 10 percent.


Utah officials months away from medical marijuana rules

Utah officials say they’re several months away from finalizing rules for narrow medical marijuana laws passed by the Legislature this year.


Mormon church blasts family separations at US-Mexico border

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Mormon church says it’s “deeply troubled” by the separation of families at the U.S-Mexico border and is urging national leaders to fix the situation and find compassionate solutions. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints’ spokesman Eric Hawkins said in a...


Teen dead after 60-foot fall from waterfall in Utah canyon

SANTAQUIN, Utah (AP) — Authorities in central Utah say a 16-year-old girl is dead after falling from a waterfall in a canyon. Utah County sheriff’s office Sgt. Spencer Cannon says the teen fell approximately 60 feet Monday morning about 4 miles into Santaquin Canyon. He says emergency crews...


Gas prices in Salt Lake City area continue to increase

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Gasoline prices in the Salt Lake City area continue to increase. reports the average retail price of a gallon of gas in the area is $3.16. That’s according to a survey of 380 gas outlets. Gas prices in Salt Lake City Sunday were about 5 cents a gallon higher than...

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