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  1. Matheson's legacy: A Democrat who can win over RepublicansRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... even-handed voice that stands for what he believes in regardless of what party an idea may come from," says Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams, a fellow Democrat who corralled bipartisan support in his 2012 election. "Jim Matheson says of himself ...

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  2. Election Trust Delivers Utah City's 'Water' BallotRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... platform (eVoting Secured by Scytl). About Riverton City ( http://www.rivertoncity.com ) Riverton, in Salt Lake County, has a population of about 42,000 and is one of the fastest-growing cities in Utah. The City Council consists of Mayor Bill ...

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  3. Former top deputy in Utah attorney general office is firedRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    ... against Mark Shurtleff and John Swallow, but Kirk Torgensen is not part of those allegations," Tolman said. Salt Lake County District Attorney Sim Gill charged Shurtleff with 9 felonies - three counts of bribery, two counts of illegally accepting ...

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  4. Salt Lake City party celebrates anniversary of same-sex marriage rulingRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... brought together a sometime boisterous crowd to mark the decision which touched off a scramble to the Salt Lake County Clerk's Office for licenses with vows recited in crowded rooms and hallways. Shelby's ruling that the state ban on same-sex ...

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  5. Utah police arrest Nevada man in death of 3-month-old sonRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    Michael Curtis of McGill is being held at Utah's Salt Lake County Jail without bail awaiting extradition hearings to return him to Nevada. The 34-year-old Curtis was arrested in Salt Lake City on Monday, the same day his child died at Primary Children's Hospital there.

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  6. 'Not white' Salt Lake officer 'justified' in shooting of unarmed youthRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Washington Times

    The Salt Lake County district attorney announced Tuesday that the minority police officer who fatally shot an unarmed white suspect was "legally justified," in a case that drew national attention in the aftermath of the racially charged police shooting in Ferguson, Missouri. Salt Lake County District Attorney Sim Gill said at a press conference Tuesday that Officer Bron Cruz was cleared of wrongdoing because the investigation showed that he believed 20-year-old Dillon Taylor had a firearm and was prepared to use it.

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  7. (Keith Johnson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Mark Hofeling, left,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Salt Lake Tribune

    The Salt Lake Tribune) Mark Hofeling, left, exchanges rings with new husband Jesse Walker while being married by Salt Lake City mayor Ralph Becker outside the Salt Lake County clerks office, Friday, December 20, 2013. On Dec. 20, 2014, Becker declared the date "Freedom to Marry Day."

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  8. Parties, performance to mark gay marriage rulingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Wichita Eagle

    ... couples who rushed to marry in the days following. The playwright interviewed couples and officials such as Salt Lake County District Attorney Sim Gill in order to write the play. The Wichita Eagle is pleased to provide this opportunity to share ... 1 comment

  9. One year later, here's a look at the Utah decision that 'shocked the nation'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Deseret News

    ... couples who challenged the state's Amendment 3. The Friday afternoon decision touched off a frenzy at the Salt Lake County government office where dozens of gay and lesbian couples rushed to get marriage licenses and make vows on the spot. As the ...

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  10. Man pleads guilty in airplane groping caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsOK.com

    A California man accused of groping and sexually propositioning a teenage girl on a flight from Los Angeles to Salt Lake City pleaded guilty to a reduced charge Friday. FILE - This image provided by the Salt Lake County Sheriff's Office shows Hans Loudermilk.

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  11. Council raises landfill feesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Park Record

    ... to information provided by the Solid Waste Department Director Jaren Scott. Wasatch County charges $28 and Salt Lake County charges $31.35. The landfill tipping fees are paid by anyone who comes to the landfill. Each vehicle is weighed in and ...

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  12. California man accused of groping teenager on flight from LA to Salt Lake City pleads guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Winnipeg Free Press

    This image provided by the Salt Lake County Sheriff's Office shows Hans Loudermilk. Loudermilk, a California man accused of groping and sexually propositioning a teenage girl on a flight from Los Angeles to Salt Lake City has pleaded guilty to a reduced charge.

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  13. Toll tunnel, road proposed for shortcut through OquirrhsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... the other side of Oquirrh Mountains has been proposed as an improved shortcut between Tooele and southwest Salt Lake County. The Salt Lake Tribune) Barrier and signs blocks the entrance to Butterfield Canyon Road at about 13100 South and 9000 West. ...

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  14. Police looking for man who allegedly fired at trooper in West ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KSL-TV

    Police from several agencies in Salt Lake County are looking for an alleged gunman who reportedly fired at a Utah Highway Patrol trooper near Valley Fair Mall. The incident happened about 2:30 p.m. Friday near the 3500 South/I-215 off-ramp.

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  15. Police looking for man who allegedly fired at trooper in West Valley CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Deseret News

    Police from several agencies in Salt Lake County are looking for a man who reportedly fired at a Utah Highway Patrol trooper near Valley Fair Mall. The incident happened just before 2:30 p.m. Friday near the 3500 South/I-215 off-ramp.

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  16. County proposes new regulations for e-cigarettesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Salt Lake Tribune

    Murray a The Salt Lake County Board of Health held a public hearing Thursday evening in advance of approving updated regulations of electronic-smoking devices. Among the proposed rules are the prohibition of sales to anyone under the age of 19 or allowing those younger than 19 to enter shops where sampling of these products is allowed.

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  17. Four schools appeal alignmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Salt Lake Tribune

    Three petitions involving four schools were filed with the Utah High School Activities Association before the deadline to appeal placement in the recent regional realignment for the 2015-17 school years. East and Highland want to be placed in a Salt Lake County-based league for all sports but football instead of playing in northern-based Region Five against Weber, Davis and Box Elder County teams.

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  18. Photo courtesy of Rick Pollock The cast, playwright and director ofRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... years, Cindy Bateman, to cement, now legally, their long-held commitment. They married hours later at the Salt Lake County Government Center with their son, Marcelino, grinning by their side. The couple were among hundreds who had rushed to county ...

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  19. A year ago, Shelby's same-sex marriage ruling brought joy to their worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... years, Cindy Bateman, to cement, now legally, their long-held commitment. They married hours later at the Salt Lake County Government Center with their son, Marcelino, grinning by their side. The couple were among hundreds who had rushed to county ...

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  20. Letter: S.L. County shows it caresRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... love to see more programs like this for seniors around our country. In the meantime, keep up the good work, Salt Lake County!

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