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  1. Kirby: Missionary words of whatRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... were even more focused on the missionary. When I left in '73, lots of people showed up - including a few Salt Lake County sheriff's deputies - just to see if I'd been lying about going. I wasn't then, but a week into the Language Training Mission ...

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  2. Library seeks to excite children about computers, before the world changes without themRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... You have to keep up on that kind of technology," said Carrie Rogers-Whitehead, senior librarian for Salt Lake County Library Services, which helped organize the Hackathon. Her job requires her to know some HTML coding, she said. "Every job uses some ...

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  3. UDOT campaigning to reduce work zone crashesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Deseret News

    Construction on the Mountain View Corridor near 11800 South and 5200 West in Salt Lake County Tuesday, May 22, 2012. Since 2006, over 25,000 traffic crashes have occurred in Utah work zones, resulting in over 11,000 injuries and 103 fatalities.

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  4. UTA report: Salaries aren't higher than norm, but retirement and bonuses areRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... salary] is over twice what my compensation will be as a chairman of the tax commission." Jones - a former Salt Lake County Republican Party chairman and one-time Cottonwood Heights City Council member - said he plans to help out during a transition ...

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  5. Which counties in Utah are the healthiest?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KSL-TV

    ... nation. Out of the 27 Utah counties studied, Morgan ranked No. 1 and Carbon County came in last. Utah and Salt Lake County both cracked the top ten at No. 5 and No. 9 respectively. Daggett and Rich counties could not be ranked due to insufficient ...

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  6. Eccles Theater branding unveiled, 'The Lion King' slated for 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KSL-TV

    ... Eccles Foundation gifted $15 million to the new theater that is a joint venture between Salt Lake City and Salt Lake County. The theater also has the support of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and a $2 million grant from the Larry H. ...

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  7. 2. Man charged with sexually abusing 3-year-old ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | KSL-TV

    ... case is filed in federal court because the alleged offense took place on board a commercial flight. (Photo: Salt Lake County Jail) "This meant that Matthews was constantly giving (the boy) high fives and asking (the boy) if Matthews could hold (his) ...

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  8. Gas station clerk, drivers aid police in catching suspected car thiefRead the original story

    Wednesday | KSL-TV

    ... arrived and arrested 30-year-old Andrew Womack on suspicion of auto theft charges and booked him into the Salt Lake County Jail. "I wouldn't recommend anyone trying to apprehend anyone, because anything can happen," said South Salt Lake police ...

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  9. Man charged with sexually abusing 3-year-old during flight to SLCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KSL-TV

    ... case is filed in federal court because the alleged offense took place on board a commercial flight. (Photo: Salt Lake County Jail) "This meant that Matthews was constantly giving (the boy) high fives and asking (the boy) if Matthews could hold (his) ...

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  10. Criminal charges filed against man shot by Salt Lake policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Deseret News

    ... in the holster on his hip, according to charging documents. The shooting is still under review by the Salt Lake County District Attorney's Office to determine if it was legally justified. Investigators later searched Flores' truck and discovered ...

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  11. Study analyzes vast health differences in Utah countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Salt Lake Tribune

    For the sixth year in a row, Morgan County remains the healthiest in Utah and Carbon County remains the least healthy, according to the national County Health Rankings study released Wednesday. The state's healthiest counties are those along the Wasatch Front and Back, as well as Washington County, while the least healthy are in eastern Utah.

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  12. Utah hospital challenges 15 moms to heart healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... information, go to myheartchallenge.com . IMC will pick 15 moms between the ages of 23 and 55 who live in Salt Lake County and have at least one child younger than 18 living at home. The annual challenge is a 100-day contest to help participants ...

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  13. Stericycle wants to burn, emit more at Tooele plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... waste and pharmaceuticals. "This is bad not only for the residents of Tooele Valley, but also for Salt Lake County," said Tim Wagner, from Utah Physicians for a Healthy Environment. "We are downwind from this new facility. It seems to be ...

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  14. Thursday hearing for UPD detective on drug fund misappropriation countsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... or was misappropriated between October 2013 and January of this year. Those findings were screened by the Salt Lake County District Attorney's Office, which decided last week to charge Callahan, a 19-year-old veteran of the department. Court ...

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  15. Demolition of Road Home's Midvale shelter starts TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Deseret News

    ... spaces where people can break out and not be in one congregated mass of humanity," he said. According to Salt Lake County assessor records, the facility was built in the late 1940s as a warehouse. Minkevitch said the building was used to clean and ...

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  16. Shurtleff evidence hearing will begin in June right after Swallow's endsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Deseret News

    ... separately. Davis County Attorney Troy Rawlings has been cross-deputized to prosecute Shurtleff's case in Salt Lake County. During Monday's brief court hearing, Skanchy set a June 15 preliminary hearing, which could go for a week. Van Wagoner said ...

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  17. 5. Woman arrested in connection with 2 firesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | KSL-TV

    ... and walked outside while three children and Harper's elderly grandmother were still inside, according to a Salt Lake County Jail report. The other family members were awake at the time and got out safely, said Salt Lake fire spokesman Jasen Asay. On ...

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  18. Meetings to discuss future of 2300 East Town CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Deseret News

    The Salt Lake County Office of Township services will hold a series of meetings to discuss the future of the 2300 East Town Center development plan. The focus of the discussion centers around the creation of possible neighborhood and/or business centers along 2300 East at 3300 South, I-80, and other possible locations.

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  19. West Jordan charter school student wins county spelling beeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Last weekend, it was the word that won an eighth-grade Navigator Pointe Academy student a trip to the Scripps National Spelling Bee in Washington, D.C. Ariana Babbitt, a 14-year-old from South Jordan, made it through the 27th and final round of Saturday's Salt Lake County Spelling Bee. She outlasted 90 competitors from around Salt Lake County to secure a spot in the national competition, which starts on May 24. Babbitt said she has participated in her school spelling bee every year since the third grade.

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  20. (Rick Egan | The Salt Lake Tribune) Former Attorney General Mark...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... It's time to get this evidence before a judge." The preliminary hearing will come exactly 11 months after Salt Lake County District Attorney Sim Gill and Davis County Attorney Troy Rawlings jointly filed nearly two dozen felony and misdemeanor ...

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