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

    1 hr ago | Deseret News

    ... pills in his possession and a butterfly knife, according to Ford. Yeates was arrested and booked into the Salt Lake County Jail for investigation of a weapon violation, possession of marijuana and prohibited acts with a controlled substance. A ...

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  2. DA seeks appeal in ex-officers' manslaughter caseRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    Salt Lake County prosecutors are asking the state attorney general to appeal a judge's decision to throw out a manslaughter case against an ex-West Valley detective who fatally shot an unarmed woman he thought was trying to run over him. A 3rd District judge determined after a three-day preliminary hearing earlier this month there wasn't enough evidence to proceed with a manslaughter charge against Shaun Cowley.

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  3. 4. District attorney requests appeal dismissal ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KSL-TV

    The Salt Lake County District Attorney's Office has asked the Utah Attorney General's Office to take a look at the Shaun Cowley manslaughter case and decide whether to appeal the judge's decision that dismissed the case at the preliminary hearing phase. "The issue is really, was the right standard applied? And that's a normal request we would make," District Attorney Sim Gill said.

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  4. Letter: Trust Jani IwamotoRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Deseret News

    ... I was seeking a candidate. Jani asked me to dissect her campaign, written policies and voting record on the Salt Lake County Council, on which she served from 2009 to 2012. She hoped that my personal views as a moderate independent would help in ...

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  5. Getting Revved Up For WinterRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | SnoWest

    ... and it looked like it was a good one. There were lots of snowmobilers who streamed through the doors of the Salt Lake County Events Center and what they found was all things to do with snowmobiling. The show runs again Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 ...

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  6. D.A. seeks appeal of dismissed manslaughter charge against Shaun CowleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... in connection with the Nov. 2, 2012 fatal shooting of 21-year-old Danielle Willard. Prosecutors in Salt Lake County have asked the state attorney general's office to appeal a judge's decision to throw out the manslaughter case against former West ...

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  7. 2. Charges filed in connection to ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KSL-TV

    ... Lake City's newly formed Metro Support Bureau picked him up in less than an hour and booked him into the Salt Lake County Jail, according to police. On July 17, the body of Holly Nicole Carges, 34, was found inside a room at the Royal Garden Inn, ...

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  8. Utah Supreme Court upholds changes to initiative proceduresRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... Merrill Cook and other supporters of a Lawful Employment Ordinance initiative that would have required Salt Lake County employers to adopt an E-Verify law designed to halt the hiring of undocumented workers. Cook said Friday that the changes make it ...

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  9. Man allegedly hit 2 civilian cars in high-speed chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KSL-TV

    ... Road, where he surrendered to custody without further incident, Elson said. Rodriguez was booked into the Salt Lake County Jail in connection with his previous warrants in addition to fleeing and vehicular assault. KSL's Children's Television ...

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  10. Charges filed in connection to kidnapping, strangling of woman in SLC motelRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KSL-TV

    ... Lake City's newly formed Metro Support Bureau picked him up in less than an hour and booked him into the Salt Lake County Jail, according to police. On July 17, the body of Holly Nicole Carges, 34, was found inside a room at the Royal Garden Inn, ...

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  11. Salt Lake County keeps its justice courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Salt Lake Tribune

    In July 2012, the county informed state court officials that it was considering dissolving its court and dividing its 10,000 or so cases between other justice courts operated by the valley's cities. But nothing has happened yet, and Deputy Mayor Nichole Dunn said potential changes in the court's future have been put on hold while the county conducts a broader evaluation of the unincorporated area's future and the possible creation of a municipal-services district.

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  12. Courtesy | Salt Lake City Police Department Holly CargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... more than $1 million. Police found him not long after 2 p.m. near 250 W. 500 South and took him to the Salt Lake County jail. On July 17, Salt Lake City police officers found the body of Holly Nicole Carges in Room 143 of the Royal Garden Inn, at ...

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  13. District attorney asks A.G. to consider appealing dismissal of Cowley caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Deseret News

    The Salt Lake County District Attorney's Office has asked the Utah Attorney General's Office to take a look at the Shaun Cowley manslaughter case and decide whether to appeal the judge's decision that dismissed the case at the preliminary hearing phase. "The issue is really, was the right standard applied? And that's a normal request we would make," District Attorney Sim Gill said.

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  14. District attorney asks A.G. to consider appealing dismissal of Shaun Cowley caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Deseret News

    The Salt Lake County district attorney has asked the Utah Attorney General's Office to take a look at the Shaun Cowley manslaughter case and decide whether to appeal the judge's decision to dismiss the case at the preliminary hearing phase. The Salt Lake County district attorney has asked the Utah Attorney General's Office to take a look at the Shaun Cowley manslaughter case and decide whether to appeal the judge's decision to dismiss the case at the preliminary hearing phase.

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  15. Homeless shelter fracas: 1 of 2 gun-toting suspects caughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... the suspects - a 31-year-old man - and took him into custody without further incident. He remained in the Salt Lake County jail Friday on suspicion of second-degree felony theft of a firearm and third-degree counts of possession of a weapon by a ...

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  16. Salt Lake City Council at odds with police on rape investigationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... Julie Valentine, whose studies revealed that only 6 percent of reported sex assaults are prosecuted across Salt Lake County. The national movement to test all DNA evidence gathered by specially trained nurses after a report of sex assault reached ...

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  17. NCR changing the face of branch bankingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WebWire

    Team in Salt Lake County, Utah, designing technology that revolutionizes the way financial institutions connect, interact and transact with consumers and businesses The bank branch is poised to change more in the next 18 months than it has in the previous 30 years combined. And the innovation fueling that change is being built by a team just outside of Salt Lake City.

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  18. UHP: Good Sam motorcyclist's condition improvesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Salt Lake Tribune

    A good Samaritan motorcyclist, run down as he helped a stranded motorist change a tire on State Road 201, had been upgraded Friday to serious condition/ Utah Highway Patrol Sgt. Todd Royce indicated that the man - initially in critical condition following the 2:30 p.m. Thursday accident near the southwest Salt Lake County highway's intersection with 3400 West - had been stabilized and was expected to recover.

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  19. (Jeremy Harmon | Tribune file photo) Salt Lake City Police Chief...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... Julie Valentine, whose studies revealed that only 6 percent of reported sex assaults are prosecuted across Salt Lake County. The national movement to test all DNA evidence gathered by specially trained nurses after a report of sex assault reached ...

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  20. Pumpkins grown at prison delivered to childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Deseret News

    ... of 100 pumpkins to Jordan Valley School in Midvale. Pumpkins also are delivered to organizations throughout Salt Lake County, such as Primary Children's Hospital, Camp Kostopulos, Shriner's Hospital, the Boys & Girls Club, and Turn Community Center. ...

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