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  1. Homes sales down in Salt Lake County for third quarterRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Deseret News

    Sales of single-family homes along the Wasatch Front fell 3 percent in the third quarter compared with last year, according to the Salt Lake Board of Realtors Quarterly Housing Report. Unlike Salt Lake County, some neighboring counties saw a rise in year-over-year home sales, including Davis and Weber counties - each up 10 percent.

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  2. 65-year-old man killed in auto-pedestrian accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Deseret News

    The man, whose name was not released Thursday, was hit near 2400 West and 7800 South about 7 p.m., according to West Jordan police officer Ian Adams. The man was transported to Intermountain Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

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  3. Legal analysis says public lands effort is flawed; proponents undeterredRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Deseret News

    A new legal analysis says the effort to seize control of Western public lands is doomed to fail, but proponents are unwavering as they begin to map the effects of that transfer, including the role of local governments and potential revenue sharing. A new legal analysis says the effort to seize control of Western public lands is doomed to fail, but proponents are unwavering as they begin to map the effects of that transfer, including the role of local governments and potential revenue sharing.

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  4. Red balloons symbolize students' promise not to use drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Deseret News

    Students of Oquirrh Elementary School release balloons for the Red Ribbon ceremony, in which students pledge to be drug-free, on Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014, in West Jordan. Oquirrh Elementary School in West Jordan has completed a week of teaching students the importance of being drug-free.

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  5. West Jordan boy loses battle with leukemia, but wins hearts of communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Deseret News

    Ethan Van Leuven, who has acute lymphoblastic leukemia, shows his superman muscles as he gets ready to go trick or treating in West Jordan, Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014. Ethan's father Merrill is helping him get ready.

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  6. Amy Donaldson: Granger coach hopes to raise awareness, offer hope with helmet decalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 26 | Deseret News

    Corbin Pitcher, the inspiration behind the helmet decal for congenital heart defect awareness, and his parents, Granger assistant football coach Taylor Pitcher and his mom, Shasta Pitcher. Granger offensive line coach Taylor Pitcher was inspired by the efforts of Copper Hills head football coach John Teuscher to create a helmet decal for heart defect awareness.

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  7. West Jordan man arrested for smoking marijuana at assisted living centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 | Deseret News

    A West Jordan man was arrested after police suspected he was smoking marijuana in his grandmother's room at an assisted living center. Supervisors at The Coventry, 6898 S. 2300 East, had smelled a strong odor of marijuana around 7 p.m. Friday.

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  8. 'Overwhelming' community, national support for little boy with cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | Deseret News

    Ethan Van Leuven, who has acute lymphoblastic leukemia, gets Halloween treats from Brittany LaRocco in West Jordan, Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014. At right is Ethan's brother Blake.

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  9. An early Christmas: Community helps fill boy's final days with celebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Deseret News

    Santa flew into a local airport Friday and began his hunt for the perfect vehicle to take him to a special little boy. "I said, 'Ethan loves fire trucks.

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  10. West Jordan seeking volunteers for city committeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | Deseret News

    The city is seeking residents to serve on any of its volunteer committees. There are openings on almost every panel.

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  11. Who's in? Breaking down the high school playoff scenariosRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | Deseret News

    As we head into the last week of the season, many playoff spots and seeds are still up for grabs. Here is a region-by-region breakdown of the playoff implications for this week's games.

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  12. UTA moving forward with transit-oriented development in West JordanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Deseret News

    Following approval by the board of trustees, the Utah Transit Authority will move ahead with its second transit-oriented development to be located in West Jordan. The $40 million first phase of the Jordan Valley Station TOD, to be called Bangerter Station, will be a model development with 267 housing units, retail shops and structured parking within walking distance of the light-rail station.

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  13. Green waste season coming to an end in West JordanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Deseret News

    Now is the time to complete fall yard projects. The last collection day in West Jordan will be on residents' regular collection day the week of Nov. 24. Place only loose grass clippings, leaves, nontreated wood, small tree branches and dirt-free vegetative matter in the container.

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  14. West Jordan school cleared from risk of meningitisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Deseret News

    The Salt Lake County Health Department has said that any possibility of bacterial meningitis at Copper Canyon Elementary School has been ruled out. A suspected case has been determined to be a type of meningitis that is not contagious, according to health department spokeswoman Pam Davenport.

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  15. Possible bacterial meningitis case reported at West Jordan schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Deseret News

    Health officials are monitoring a case of bacterial meningitis at Copper Canyon Elementary School and are telling parents to watch their children for symptoms. Bacterial meningitis is not highly contagious but can be spread from person to person through kissing or sharing drinks or utensils, the Salt Lake County Health Department advised in a statement to parents, faculty and staff Wednesday.

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  16. Possible bacterial meningitis case reported at West Jordan schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Deseret News

    Health officials are monitoring a case of bacterial meningitis at Copper Canyon Elementary School and are telling parents to watch their children for symptoms. Bacterial meningitis is not highly contagious but can be spread from person to person through kissing or sharing drinks or utensils, the Salt Lake County Health Department advised in a statement to parents, faculty and staff Wednesday.

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  17. Salt Lake County Sheriff Jim Winder weighing pros, cons of police body camerasRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | Deseret News

    This Jan. 15, 2014 file photo shows a Los Angeles Police officer wearing an on-body cameras during a demonstration for media in Los Angeles. Salt Lake County Sheriff Jim Winder is looking for input on the future of body cameras for police officers in Utah.

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  18. High school football: 'Perfect storm' helped Dixie dethrone Desert Hills last weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Deseret News

    After struggling to a 2-4 start, Dixie's defense helped the Flyers beat Desert Hills, the last undefeated team in 3AA. Perhaps it was fitting last Friday that against the undefeated Desert Hills Thunder, a "perfect storm" came together for the Dixie Flyers.

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  19. Video shows man reaching in waistband before he is shot by policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | Deseret News

    When he came face-to-face with Peterson on the night of July 10, Peterson did not comply with Adams' commands, took off running, and made threatening motions as if he were going to pull a weapon out of his waistband, said West Jordan Police Chief Doug Diamond. On Friday, Diamond showed the video for the first time to the media, playing it both in real time and slow motion to point out different aspects of what happened that night.

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  20. Murray hosting Pumpkin RacesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | Deseret News

    Richard Schmidt loads pumpkins into a truck on Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2007, from a 15-acre pumpkin patch in West Jordan. Murray City's annual Pumpkin Races on Monday, Oct. 6, give families and children a chance to have fun during the Halloween season.

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