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  1. Sandy approves annexation of Oak Valley DriveRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... he had to pay $20,000 in repairs out of his own pocket. Goodson, who lived in an unincorporated area of Salt Lake County bordering Sandy, asked county officials for help covering the bill. But he said they denied his requests. Other residents told ...

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  2. 1. SUV goes airborne into Kearns living roomRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    ... Brittany Carpenter, 28, told investigators "she should not have been drinking and driving," according to a Salt Lake County Jail report. She was given a Breathalyzer test and her blood-alcohol level registered at 0.22, or nearly three times the ...

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  3. Car blows tire, leads police on chase up to 95 mphRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    A man was seriously injured when he crashed his car while leading police on a high-speed chase, UHP said. A Salt Lake County corrections officer spotted the car driving erratically on 2700 West at 4100 South around 10:15 Monday night. The car hit a ...

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  4. Wakey, wakey. Yes, that is a truck in your living roomRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... inside his home. Hoyal said the 28-year-old female also was uninjured, but she was arrested and booked into Salt Lake County Jail on suspicion of driving while intoxicated. The woman was northbound on 4180 West when she came to a "T" intersection at ...

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  5. Addiction program graduates get new chance at lifeRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    ... said Amy Catmull, a mother of another graduate. Janine Hansen, a treatment services program manager for Salt Lake County Criminal Justice Services said when low- and high-risk felons recover side by side they often learn criminal behaviors from each ...

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  6. Drunk driver goes airborne, crashes into Kearns living room, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Deseret News

    ... Brittany Carpenter, 28, told investigators "she should not have been drinking and driving," according to a Salt Lake County Jail report. She was given a Breathalyzer test and her blood-alcohol level registered at 0.22, or nearly three times the ...

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  7. Police serve warrant for sexual assault, find illegal drugs, cashRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    ... Ford said was consistent with drug dealing. Police arrested 25-year-old Caycee Stevens and booked him into Salt Lake County Jail for investigation of "rape as well as possession of a controlled substance, and we anticipate to charge him with ...

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  8. Graduating to a life without drugsRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... treating offenders at the beginning of their addictions, Judge James Blanch explained at Monday's ceremony. Salt Lake County launched the Alternative Substance Addiction Program about a year ago, and Daniel was one of three men to graduate from its ...

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  9. Former judge defending ex-West Valley officerRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    ... is entitled to use deadly force to protect himself and to protect his partner," Cassell said. When Salt Lake County District Attorney Sim Gill charged Cowley in June, Gill said Cowley was standing next to the car and not in danger of being hit. "I ...

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  10. Utah ex-cop charged in shooting files motion to dismissRead the original story

    Yesterday | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... danger, that the car's rear bumper struck his leg . He fired one shot, which hit Willard, 21, in the head. Salt Lake County District Attorney Sim Gill has said the evidence shows Cowley was to the side of the car, and his life was not in jeopardy. ...

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  11. Salt Lake City police nab not-so-bright druggieRead the original story

    Yesterday | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... paraphernalia. When the group pointed out the police presence, the suspect ran. The man was booked into Salt Lake County Jail, where he remained Monday in lieu of $4,495 bail on suspicion of possessing heroin, failing to stop at the command of an ...

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  12. Faulty handgun may have prevented tragic end to S. Jordan standoffRead the original story

    Yesterday | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... surrendered without further incident. He was first taken to a hospital for evaluation and then booked into Salt Lake County Jail on suspicion of aggravated assault and domestic violence.

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  13. South Jordan nearing decision on splitRead the original story

    Yesterday | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... after what Jordan went through the last time cities split to form the Canyons District. Other districts in Salt Lake County were forced by state law to shift money to Jordan district in the aftermath of that split to help it make up for lost ...

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  14. Former federal judge joins defense of ex-officer charged with manslaughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KSL-TV

    ... result will be a not guilty verdict, if the case even gets all the way to trial," Cassell told KSL. Salt Lake County District Attorney Sim Gill, who filed the charges, said Cassell - whom he has worked with in the past - informed him last week that ...

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  15. Tesoro files complaint against CountyRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Park Record

    ... to the complaint. Tesoro, the owner and operator of an oil and petroleum-refining facility situated in Salt Lake County, Utah, has historically trucked unrefined waxy crude oil from sites in the Uintah Basin to the Salt Lake City refinery, the ...

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  16. Ex-federal judge says West Valley detective should never have been chargedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Deseret News

    ... will be a not guilty verdict, if the case even gets all the way to trial," Cassell told the Deseret News. Salt Lake County District Attorney Sim Gill, who filed the charges, said Cassell - whom he has worked with in the past - informed him last week ...

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  17. Ex-officer charged with manslaughter gets high-profile legal helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KSL-TV

    ... but to try to defend himself," said Paul Cassell. Monday, Cassell will petition the court to drop charges Salt Lake County District Attorney Sim Gill filed against Shaun Cowley. Cassell, who is also a retired federal judge, joined Cowley's defense ...

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  18. Salt Lake bike share program doubles in sizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | KSL-TV

    ... 6,100 people made 26,000 trips on the bikes, according to a survey. Ridership was split evenly between Salt Lake County residents, commuters from the Wasatch Front, and tourists. Most riders were at least 24 years one, and about 25 percent of them ...

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  19. Experts doubt former Swallow, Shurtleff will be tried togetherRead the original story

    Sunday | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... fair jury is going to be difficult, but very important," Hart said. "In a lot of cases, moving a trial from Salt Lake County to another county is usually the remedy to finding an unbiased jury, but with this case, it's had so much publicity and it's ...

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  20. Millcreek man identified in Friday's officer-involved shootingRead the original story

    Saturday | KSL-TV

    ... family," Hoyal said. The shooting is being investigated both by the Unified Police Department and the Salt Lake County District Attorney's Office. The officers who fired their weapons are on paid administrative leave, which Hoyal said is standard ...

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