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Taylorsville, Utah is located in Salt Lake County. Zip codes in Taylorsville, UT include 84084, 84123, and 84119. The median home price in Taylorsville is $189,900 which is roughly $146/per square foot. More Taylorsville information.

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Sunday | Salt Lake Tribune

Salt Lake County wants dumpster pickups to be rotated

When should those dumpsters show up in your neighborhood to collect tree branches,old sofas and other junk too big for weekly disposal? Recycling collections so far this year in the cities and unincorporated areas served by the Wasatch Front Waste and Recycling District are : Or should the dumpster drop-off schedule be rotated every year? That way, if your turn wasn't until mid-summer this year, next time around you would be in line for a week in spring or fall, more traditional cleanup periods. Salt Lake County Council members decided unanimously last week that in the interest of fairness, a rotating schedule is best for unincorporated residents overall.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

Tyler Morning Telegraph

VIDEO: Teacher hurt when gun accidentally shatters toilet

A Utah elementary school teacher who was carrying a concealed firearm at school was struck by fragments from a bullet and a porcelain toilet when her gun accidentally fired in a faculty bathroom on Thursday, officials said. The sixth-grade teacher at Westbrook Elementary School, in the Salt Lake City suburb of Taylorsville, was injured when the bullet struck a toilet and caused it to explode, Granite School District spokesman Ben Horsley said.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

KSL-TV

Accidental shooting rekindles debate over guns in schools

A shooting mishap at an elementary school in Taylorsville is rekindling the debate over teachers and guns in schools. Some parents expressed concerns over the idea, but districts emphasize they're simply complying with state law, while warning teachers they're on their own if something goes bad.

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Salt Lake Tribune

Judge: Add two rejected school board candidates to ballots

But at the end of a hearing on a lawsuit that challenges the Utah Board of Education election process, U.S. District Court Judge Clark Waddoups only ordered that the names of two previously rejected candidates be placed on the ballot for the November election. That decision followed Waddoups' ruling last Friday that the process of picking state school board candidates for the ballot is unconstitutional.

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ABC 33/40

Teacher accidentally shoots self in leg at school

Two U.S. senators from opposite sides of the political aisle spent a week marooned together on a remote island for a new reality show, "Rival Survival." Two freshmen U.S. senators from opposite sides of the political aisle said Thursday they survived and even cooperated while spending a week marooned together on a remote island for a new reality show, "Rival Survival."

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ABC News

Teacher Accidentally Shoots Self in Leg at School

Officials say a Utah elementary school teacher who was carrying a concealed firearm at school accidentally shot herself in the leg when the weapon discharged in a faculty bathroom. Granite School District spokesman Ben Horsley says the gun went off shortly before class started Thursday at Westbrook Elementary School, in the Salt Lake City suburb of Taylorsville.

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The Raw Story

Utah elementary school teacher shoots self through leg with concealed weapon

An elementary teacher at Westbrook Elementary School in Taylorsville, Utah shot herself through the leg accidentally on Thursday with a weapon she brought to school for protection. According to the Salt Lake City Tribune , the teacher was in a restroom shortly before 9:00 a.m. when her handgun accidentally discharged, sending a slug through her leg.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

Deseret News

Officer walks up on gun battle; wild high speed chase ensues

Up to nine people were being questioned by police Wednesday following a shootout and a high speed chase that reached speeds of 120 mph. The wild scenario stretched from the Salt Lake-Davis County line through Taylorsville and Murray and put the public in "significant jeopardy," said Salt Lake County Sheriff Jim Winder.

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Mon Sep 08, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Man pleads guilty in Utah crash that killed 3-year-old

A Kearns man who crashed his pickup into the back of a stopped car, killing a 3-year-old inside and injuring nine others, faces up to 15 years in prison - and possible deportation - after he pleaded guilty Monday to automobile homicide. Manuel de Jesus Guinea, 45, was driving drunk in January when his car careened into the back of a stopped Subaru, causing a three-car pileup and killing 3-year-old Zane Thurber on impact.

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Sun Sep 07, 2014

Deseret News

Utility blames hot July for high power bills, but consumers still have questions

Most Utahns understand that warmer temperatures in the summer months will result in higher electricity use as they crank up the air conditioner to keep cool. But some consumers were especially surprised to open their electric bills to see amounts owed that were nearly double what they paid in the previous month.

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Fri Sep 05, 2014

Deseret News

West Valley man charged with attempted murder in police shootout

A West Valley man allegedly involved in a shootout with police in July has now been charged with attempted aggravated murder. Ramon Franco, who was critically injured after being shot by police, was released from the hospital Thursday.

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Wed Sep 03, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Taylorsville man dies in car accident

A Taylorsville man died and several others were injured after two cars crashed with a bus Wednesday night in West Valley City. A vehicle traveling west on 4100 South collided with a northbound car on 2200 West about 7:20 p.m., said West Valley City police Lt.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Unified policeman cleared in Taylorsville shooting

The Salt Lake County District Attorney's Office has cleared a Unified police officer of shooting and wounding a man earlier this month.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Paul Rolly: Salt Lake City detective saves 88-year-old from being hit

With all the news lately about police-involved shootings and protests against alleged excessive force, there is another side to the public safety issue that perhaps does not get enough attention.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

UTA attacked, defended after tough audit

The Salt Lake Tribune) Alex Cragun, of Taylorsville, holds a petition containing 3,327 signatures asking the UTA board to add more late-night service, during public comment portion of the UTA board meeting at the UTA offices in Salt Lake City, Wednesday, August 27, 2014.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Deseret News

Taylorsville to host emergency preparedness fair

The event will happen 6-8 p.m. Monday, Sept. 11, at the City Hall Council Chambers, 2600 W. Taylorsville Blvd. It is designed to help residents prepare for disasters and emergencies.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Star Salt Lake County cold case detective moves on from mysteries

That's coming from the award-winning Unified Police detective who has solved at least a dozen cold cases in his two-decade career in homicide, about half of which he spent working cold cases full time.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

KING-TV Seattle

Baby makes three: More unmarried new moms cohabiting

Nearly three in five births to unmarried women across the USA were to women living with their partner - marking the first time a majority of these births were to women in cohabiting relationships, according to a new analysis of federal data released Wednesday.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Deseret News

Man, 24, 'extremely critical' after motorcycle crash in Taylorsville

A 24-year-old man was hospitalized in extremely critical condition Saturday evening after colliding with a car while riding a motorcycle in Taylorsville.

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