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  1. 5. UDOT announces road project schedule for ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KSL-TV

    The Utah Department of Transportation Friday announced its list of the 15 major road projects for the year spanning from the Wasatch Front to southern Utah. "UDOT is investing in major upgrades on our highway system this construction season to keep Utah moving," said UDOT Executive Director Carlos Braceras.

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  2. 1. Officers, staff, inmates agree: New prison ...Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | KSL-TV

    Without an upgrade soon, sustainable healthy living is difficult to maintain, given the compound's out-of-date and decrepit facilities. The state prison near Draper is used as the primary prison site for Utah.

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  3. State School Board to keep SAGE testing despite demands to cancelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | KSL-TV

    The computer-adaptive test currently in its second year of administration has been the subject of heavy criticism from lawmakers, two of whom called for the test's suspension Saturday because of the "onerous" burden it places on teachers and students. Sens. Howard Stephenson, R-Draper, and Aaron Osmond, R-South Jordan, said the test should be replaced with another assessment, such as the Northwest Evaluators Association testing system, until a less high-stakes and more accurate assessment could be adopted.

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  4. Herbert considering executive action on Healthy UtahRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | KSL-TV

    Gov. Gary Herbert said Thursday he is considering all options, including taking executive action, to enact his Healthy Utah alternative to Medicaid expansion now that House leaders say it won't get a hearing. And while the governor said during the taping of his monthly news conference on KUED Ch.

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  5. 5. FrontRunner accident in Draper caused ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | KSL-TV

    Hundreds of commuters who normally have a pretty smooth ride on FrontRunner experienced a nightmare commute Wednesday evening. A fatal accident involving a train quickly added up to hours of delays.

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  6. Locals open up their homes to raise puppies for law enforcementRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | KSL-TV

    Ricki Draper was driving to work one day when she thought there had to be more to life than sitting at a desk. She loves dogs and her husband works for the Salt Lake County Sheriff's Office, so the two decided to marry their passions, and as a result Havoc K9 was born in 2011.

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  7. 5. Volunteers give hope, safety to female ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | KSL-TV

    It's dark, it's cold, it's the middle of the night and several women have just been let out of the Salt Lake County jail. It's part of the 24/7 release policy at the jail.

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  8. 5. Lawmakers demand suspension of SAGE testRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | KSL-TV

    Two Utah senators demanded on a local radio program Saturday morning that the State Board of Education suspend and replace the Utah SAGE Testing System. Sens. Howard Stephenson , R-Draper, and Aaron Osmond , R-South Jordan, said the Utah SAGE Testing is frustrating to students, parents and educators and should be replaced with an "established, proven testing system, such as the Northwest Evaluators Association testing system until a more permanent solution can be developed," according to a press release.

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  9. Utah bill would expand benefits to family killed in the line of dutyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | KSL-TV

    However, in a way, they also kind of wish they never met, because they're part of a club no one ever wants to be a part of. "You never plan on this.

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  10. 4. Senate committee OKs 10-cent gas tax hikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | KSL-TV

    Utahns would pay an extra 10 cents a gallon at the gas pump to fund roads under a bill approved Thursday by a Senate committee, raising the tax on motor fuel to 34.5 cents. But the sponsor of SB160 , Sen. Kevin Van Tassell, R-Vernal, told the Senate Transportation, Public Utilities and Technology Committee that there may be changes to the bill.

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  11. Lawmakers debate SAGE exams, standardized testingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | KSL-TV

    A discussion in the Utah legislature's Public Education Appropriations subcommittee this week turned into a debate over the state's year-old SAGE exam, and standardized testing in general. Rep. Justin Fawson, R-North Ogden, took issue with the idea of Utah selling its test questions to other states, which started the debate.

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  12. UTA ridership increased by 1 million, agency saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | KSL-TV

    The Utah Transit Authority reported Wednesday that ridership rose by 1 million passengers last year, up just over 2 percent from the previous year. The data were released at the agency's monthly working meeting of the Finance and Operations Committee.

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  13. 5. Teen charged in deputy's death wants ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | KSL-TV

    Meagan Grunwald and her attorney claim evidence taken from Grunwald's bedroom safe was collected illegally and they want it thrown out. Evidence seized by the Utah County Major Crimes Task Force from Grunwald's locked safe following the shooting death of Utah County Sheriff's Sgt.

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  14. Legislature looks at spending money for new computer programming, smaller classes for Utah schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | KSL-TV

    Utah is looking to improve high school education by creating a computer programming class while creating smaller classes all around. These are two bills that Utah Legislature voted on during Wednesday's meeting with three other bills on the docket.

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  15. Bill to clarify 'consent' in Utah devolves into debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | KSL-TV

    A legislative committee cleared a bill defining when consent can be given, but it also sparked what some called an "uncomfortable" discussion about rape. H.B. 74 seeks to make the legal clarification that if someone cannot consent, it's rape.

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  16. Legislative committee rejects tax hike for educationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | KSL-TV

    Utah families will not see an increase in personal income taxes next year as lawmakers voted down a bill proposing to use the tax to obtain new money for education. The House Education Committee on Monday rejected HB54 in a 2-11 vote after nearly two hours of debate and questions among lawmakers, educators and policy advocates on both sides of the issue.

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  17. House speaker says anti-discrimination, religious liberty won't be fast-trackedRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | KSL-TV

    House Speaker Greg Hughes, R-Draper, said Wednesday he doesn't expect lawmakers to move quickly on protections for both the state's LGBT and religious communities. "This isn't an issue that's going to be fast-tracked or easy.

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  18. Moving van stolen, set on fire, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | KSL-TV

    The Budget moving van was parked at SpringHill Suites, located at 12111 S. State St. in Draper, when it was stolen sometime between 9:40 p.m. Monday and 8 a.m. Tuesday, according to the Draper Police Department. Investigators said it was set on fire before being located in Salt Lake City Wednesday morning.

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  19. Day 2: Legislature tackles education, taxes, liquor laws, campaign contributionsRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2015 | KSL-TV

    On the second day of the 2015 Utah Legislature Tuesday, lawmakers began work on several education bills. They also discussed bills dealing with tax increases, liquor laws and campaign contributions.

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  20. 5. Utah's Legislative session begins with a ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | KSL-TV

    Utah legislators began the 2015 session Monday by passing a resolution honoring former House Speaker Becky Lockhart and a new proposal for the state domestic animal. Lockhart's successor, House Speaker Greg Hughes, urged lawmakers on the opening day of the Utah Legislature to engage in the "big, hard fights" needed to take on tough issues including boosting gas tax revenues this session.

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