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  1. Police say thieves are stealing cards from purses while patrons eatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Deseret News

    One woman was finishing a nice dinner at a restaurant on Feb. 5 when she started getting phone calls from her credit card companies about some hefty charges. She still had her purse with her, which she had slung over the back of her chair.

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  2. West Jordan man arrested following 'intense' hostage situationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Deseret News

    A man allegedly armed with a box cutter while holding four people hostage was arrested after an intense standoff Tuesday. About 3:30 p.m., police say a man apparently despondent over a recent breakup, held four people inside a bedroom near 2200 West and 8200 South, including his mother and sister and two young men, and he wouldn't allow them to leave.

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  3. Lawmakers back off horse-tripping banRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Deseret News

    A bill requiring equestrian venues to register an official "horse-tripping" event within 30 days of when it is scheduled passed a legislative committee on Monday afternoon. The substitute version of HB261 by Rep. Ken Ivory, R-West Jordan, also requires the owners of the arenas to report the consequences of such an event, including how many horses were involved, if there were injuries and the contact information of the attending veterinarian if called.

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  4. Bill would eliminate statute of limitations on civil actions related to child sexual abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Deseret News

    A House Committee voted unanimously Monday to give a favorable recommendation to proposed legislation that would eliminate the statute of limitations on civil actions related to child sexual abuse. HB277 moves to the House for its consideration.

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  5. House panel approves bill to require citizenship test for high school degreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Deseret News

    A House committee unanimously approved a bill Monday that would require public school students to pass a civics test in order to graduate. A House committee unanimously approved a bill Monday that would require public school students to pass a civics test in order to graduate.

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  6. Forest Service supervisor speaks out on public lands transferRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Deseret News

    Utah's efforts to wrest control of certain federal lands within its borders have not gone unnoticed by top officials with the Forest Service. Forest supervisor Dave Whittekiend said the effort tells him people don't feel engaged enough.

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  7. Effort underway to ban horse tripping in UtahRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Deseret News

    Leslie Topham kisses one of her horses at her home in Lehi Friday, Feb. 20, 2015. New legislation would ban horse tripping, which is done deliberately for sport.

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  8. School Internet filtering bill gets thumbs up from HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Deseret News

    A bill that seeks to provide protection for Utah students by boosting Internet filtering on school technology devices was approved by the House on Thursday. Lawmakers say the bill has support from numerous constituents, many of whom are parents whose children have been exposed to pornographic material on school devices.

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  9. Child sexual abuse survivors urge lawmakers to eliminate statute of limitationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Deseret News

    An adult survivor of child sexual abuse told state lawmakers Wednesday that the molestation she endured at the hands of a middle school choir teacher haunts her to this day. As the child of a single mother working two jobs, the attention the then anxiety-riddled middle schooler Rebecca Ivory received from her teacher was initially "very intoxicating," she said.

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  10. Proposal to designate 'Start Believing Day' for sexual assault victims passes HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Deseret News

    Rep. Angela Romero, D-Salt Lake, speaks at the Capitol in Salt Lake City, Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014. Behind her is Elizabeth Smart.

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  11. Children's museum collects coats, blankets for homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Deseret News

    Spencer Cuthbert, 4, of West Jordan, places new blankets into a bin during the third annual Share the Warmth event at Discovery Gateway on Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015. Guests were invited to bring in a new or gently used blanket or coat for families at the Road Home in exchange for one free admission per donation.

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  12. 'Grow your own bone' CEO to speak at Natural History Museum of UtahRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Deseret News

    The Natural History Museum of Utah's lecture series, "Envisioning the Future," kicks off this week with two lectures by Dr. Nina Tandon, co-founder/CEO of the world's first "grow your own bone" company. The Natural History Museum of Utah's lecture series, "Envisioning the Future," kicks off this week with two lectures by Dr. Nina Tandon, co-founder/CEO of the world's first "grow your own bone" company.

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  13. Photos: Utah National Guard trains at aviation support facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | Deseret News

    Chief Warrant Officer Jesse Griffin gets ready to fly during a training mission with the 1st Attack Reconnaissance Battalion 211th Aviation at the Army Aviation Support Facility in West Jordan on Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015.

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  14. House fire displaces elderly West Jordan couple, grandchildrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | Deseret News

    A house fire at 6961 Foxflower Court has displaced two elderly residents, two of their grandchildren and their two service dogs. The fire began about 2:30 p.m. Saturday.

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  15. Vote on resolution to seek convention of states delayedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | Deseret News

    The House Judiciary Committee put on hold Friday a vote on a resolution that would be the first step in Congress calling a convention of states to consider a constitutional amendment to countermand federal decisions and rulings. The House Judiciary Committee put on hold Friday a vote on a resolution that would be the first step in Congress calling a convention of states to consider a constitutional amendment to countermand federal decisions and rulings.

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  16. Charges: West Jordan man kidnapped, raped, assaulted woman for 3 daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | Deseret News

    Patrick Raymond Yazzie, 49, was charged in 3rd District Court with aggravated kidnapping and rape, first-degree felonies, and two counts of aggravated assault, a third-degree felony. The woman, whose age was not disclosed in court documents, went to Yazzie's West Jordan home on Jan. 29. Yazzie began drinking and then allegedly did not allow the woman to leave.

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  17. Lawmakers recommend more education money to get smaller classesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Deseret News

    The Senate Education Committee unanimously recommended a bill Tuesday that would add $10 million to a fund devoted to reducing class sizes in Utah schools. Utah schools already get $115 million each year to hire additional teachers or other specialists, but SB106 would allocate $10 million in new money to further help schools struggling to lessen the ratio of students to teachers.

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  18. High school girls basketball: Copper Hills reaping the rewards of years of building programRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | Deseret News

    The Copper Hills Grizzlies are tied for the region lead, with a goal of doing what no other girls basketball team has managed at the West Jordan school - win a region title. Summer and youth programs have helped build a successful program.

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  19. West Jordan offers shredding, e-waste recyclingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | Deseret News

    City residents can bring up to two "banker's boxes" of paper for shredding and residential electronic waste next weekend. Items will be accepted on Saturday, Feb. 7, 10 a.m.-noon in the west parking lot behind City Hall, 8000 S. Redwood Road.

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  20. Salt Lake County Jail employee killed in Taylorsville crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 30 | Deseret News

    The accident occurred at the intersection of 5400 South and Redwood Road about 7 a.m. Jill Huston, 50, of West Jordan, was taken to Intermountain Health Care where she passed away due to her injuries. "We're very devastated.

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