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  1. New York college cancels raucous Halloween eventRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    Administrators at an upstate New York college have canceled an annual Halloween-themed party because of excessive drinking and drug use by students. The Daily Gazette of Schenectady reports that officials at Skidmore College sent a letter to the student newspaper last week explaining their decision to deny approval for the Moorebid Ball, a raucous late-October event held on the Saratoga Springs campus in recent years.

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  2. Was Darrien Hunt Killed For Being Black While Engaging in Cosplay?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | Daily Kos

    ... is standing up, worn in the style of the Mugen character. Mr Hunt, the young African American man killed in Saratoga Springs, Utah allegedly lunged at police officers that day with a blunt Katana style vanity sword (that very much resembles the one ...

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  3. Prep football: Herriman runs over WestlakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Saratoga Springs a A sack on Braydon Kener's last play in the game kept Herriman from registering three runners with at least 100 yards on the ground Friday. But he helped spearhead a multifaceted rushing attack that collected 406 yards in a 38-14 win over host Westlake.

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  4. Letter: Subdued, not shotRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Salt Lake Tribune

    I find it ironic that a man jumps a fence at the home of the president of the United States and storms the front door to the White House and is not shot dead, but is subdued by security guards. And yet two young men, one in Ferguson, Mo., and another in Saratoga Springs, Utah, are shot dead by authorities rather than subdued.

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  5. Authorities unsure if Utah cops in Hunt shooting wore camerasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Saratoga Springs police have been looking into body cameras for their officers, but the two officers involved in Darrien Hunt's fatal shooting were apparently not wearing them at the time, according the Utah County Attorney's Office. Deputy Utah County Attorney Tim Taylor said Thursday he was not aware of any body camera footage submitted to his office as part of the investigation into the shooting.

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  6. Utah cops in Hunt shooting may have been wearing body camerasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Salt Lake Tribune

    The two Saratoga Springs police officers involved in Darrien Hunt's fatal shooting may have been wearing body cameras, which could reveal crucial details about the controversial episode involving a white officer and a black victim. The shooting occurred Sept.

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  7. Mia Love declines to make joint appearance with Owens at Salt Lake ChamberRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | Deseret News

    ... are expected to participate in the Utah Debate Commission's 4th District debate Oct. 14. Love, a former Saratoga Springs mayor, nearly defeated Matheson in 2012 after receiving national attention as a candidate who would be the first black ...

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  8. Cop who killed young Black man with dreads warned of Rasta drug cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Raw Story

    The same cop who shot and killed a 21-year-old Black man who wore dreadlocks had a lot to say about the nefarious connection between drugs and Bob Marley music. Corporal Matthew Schauerhamer of Saratoga Springs, Utah, is one of the two police officers who were involved in the shooting and killing of Darrien Hunt, which took place last week.

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  9. Latinos underrepresented in Utah police forcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... also have been raised in recent officer-involved shootings, including the Sept. 10 death of Darrien Hunt in Saratoga Springs, where an officer shot and killed the 22-year-old black man. Police say Hunt was carrying a samurai sword before shots were ...

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  10. After Darrien Hunt shooting, Utah's black, biracial families worryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 21 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... almost entirely white and largely LDS. "Darrien's death has had a major impact on me," says Danor Gerald, a Saratoga Springs actor and black Mormon filmmaker. "For me to be raising my children of the same ethnic makeup [biracial parents] as Darrien, ...

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  11. Rapid growth motivates administrators to begin Riverton Hospital expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 20 | KSL-TV

    ... area it serves, including Riverton, Bluffdale, Herriman, South Jordan and portions of northern Utah County (Saratoga Springs and Eagle Mountain). The hospital, located at 3741 W. 12600 South , averages around 200 newborn deliveries each month, about ...

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  12. 2. Police release names of officers involved in ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | KSL-TV

    The Saratoga Springs Police Department released Friday the names of two officers involved in a shooting that killed 22-year-old Darrien Hunt last week. Saratoga Springs Police Cpl.

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  13. US cops shot dead 'man in cosplay gear'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Yahoo!

    ... the results of an autopsy by the coroner's office or discussed the shooting in detail. The city of Saratoga Springs said in a statement on Friday that officials are confident in the officers involved in the shooting and their training. Edwards said ...

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  14. Letter: Sometimes police must use deadly forceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Salt Lake Tribune

    I'm sure it will be some time before we learn all the circumstances surrounding the shooting of Darrien Hunt in Saratoga Springs. At the conclusion, we will learn whether it was justified or unjustified.

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  15. Police release names of officers involved in shooting; family alleges racial profilingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Deseret News

    ... to the media, Friday, Sept. 19, 2014, in Salt Lake City. Hunt's son Darrien Hunt was shot and killed by Saratoga Springs police officers on Sept. 10. SALT LAKE CITY - The Saratoga Springs Police Department released Friday the names of two officers ...

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  16. Utah County attorney discusses progress of Hunt shooting investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... members that race - Hunt was black, while the two officers are white - may have been a factor. Taylor and Saratoga Springs police officials previously have denied that, although the shooting has reignited debate over race and police use of force. It ...

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  17. 2. Man shot by police laid to restRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | KSL-TV

    Those words from Andrew Scivally, a friend of Darrien Hunt, set the tone for an emotional funeral Thursday, a little more than a week after Hunt, 22, was shot and killed by two Saratoga Springs police officers. For the past week, there has been tension between police and the family over what transpired on Sept.

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  18. At his funeral, Darrien Hunt's friends say he was ChristlikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Salt Lake Tribune

    That was just one of the ways that Hunt, who Saratoga Springs police officers shot and killed last week, was remembered Thursday morning at his funeral, held at a church only about 1 1/2 miles from the shopping center where he died. Before all that, he was a man who took after Jesus Christ, his friend Duane Domino said, standing before a congregation of more than 100 friends, family and supporters.

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  19. Riverton Hospital expansion aims to meet growing demandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Deseret News

    ... area it serves, including Riverton, Bluffdale, Herriman, South Jordan and portions of northern Utah County (Saratoga Springs and Eagle Mountain). The hospital, located at 3741 W. 12600 South, averages around 200 newborn deliveries each month, about ...

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  20. Mourners: Young man shot by police was kind, shyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | KSL-TV

    A young man fatally shot by Utah police was a shy, gentle man who loved art and music and was trying to navigate a difficult transition into adulthood, family and friends said Thursday at his funeral. Nearly 200 people gathered Thursday inside a Mormon church in Saratoga Springs, Utah, to remember 22-year-old Darrien Hunt.

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