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  1. 3. Woman, 15-year-old identified in fatal SR-73 ...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    ... Thursday afternoon. The accident occurred on state Route 73 near Eagle Mountain around 1:30 p.m., according to Utah County Sheriff's Office Sgt. Spencer Cannon. Jennifer Ashley Taft Bailey, 28, was driving a Ford Fusion eastbound when she drifted ...

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  2. Levan wildfire burns 'well over 1,000' acres ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Deseret News

    ... on scene, but containment was unknown. The Y-Fire was torching in three trees in the north end of Rock Canyon in Utah County. The area was inaccessible for firefighters, and the fire was uncontained. The fire was being monitored after a helicopter ...

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  3. Utah County catbirdsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... thrushes is nearby. While these birds are far more common in the eastern United States, northern Utah and Utah County are on the extreme western edge of this bird's breeding range, and birders can often find catbirds in Provo Canyon, if they know ...

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  4. Head-on collision kills 2, injures 3 in Eagle MountainRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Deseret News

    Utah County sheriff's deputies are investigating whether alcohol contributed to a head-on collision that killed an Eagle Mountain woman and a 15-year-old girl who was in the other car.

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  5. Dan Liljenquist: Religious liberty and the pioneers - Understanding true worthRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Deseret News

    ... finished the trek to Utah after the Civil War broke out in 1860. The Wilcox family ended up in Cedar Fort, Utah County. The Utah Pioneers understood the true worth of religious liberty. While they experienced religious persecution, they valued this ...

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  6. Crash kills 2 people in Utah CountyRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    Catherine Hancock, 15, died on impact, according to the Utah County Sheriff's Office.

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  7. 1 dead, 1 in critical condition in Utah crashRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    ... believe alcohol was a factor in a highway wreck that killed one person and left another in critical condition. Utah County Sheriff's Sgt. Spencer Cannon tells KUTV (http://bit.ly/WGrJZw) the crash occurred at about 1:30 p.m. Thursday. Cannon says a ...

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  8. 1 killed, 1 in critical condition after 'very violent crash,' police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    The accident occurred on state Route 73 near Eagle Mountain around 2:30 p.m., according to Utah County Sheriff's Office Sgt.

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  9. 'Gestapo' BLM officers decried in House hearingRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    Washington a The armed standoff between Cliven Bundy supporters and the Bureau of Land Management grew out of continued concern about heavy-handed actions by the federal agency's law enforcement officials, a Utah county commissioner told a House committee on Thursday.

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  10. 1 killed, another injured in collision near Eagle MountainRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Deseret News

    About 2:30 p.m., two vehicles collided on the highway near Eagle Mountain, killing one person and critically injuring another, according to Utah County Sheriff's Sgt.

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  11. Police Beat Roundtable XXVIRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | By Common Consent

    ... citation for assault. GST: No jury will convict Karen: This was actually an audition for the real housewives of Utah county. Steve: The BYU Word Exchange Program was cancelled soon thereafter Karen: I kinda like how the gender barriers have been ...

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  12. 12-year-old boy rescued off Utah's Mount TimpanogosRead the original story

    Yesterday | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... son had fell near Emerald Lake and cut his lower right leg to the bone, according to a press release from the Utah County Sheriff's Office. The leg was bleeding badly, the mother told dispatchers, though she had managed to bandage the wound and ...

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  13. Judge won't make Shurtleff, Swallow testify in Jenson caseRead the original story

    Yesterday | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... million," Mumford said. "That connection is made explicit in the charges that were filed against Mr. Shurtleff." Utah County prosecutor Tim Taylor - who took over the case after the Utah attorney general's office bowed out, citing the appearance of ...

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  14. Prep football: Lehi star RB looking forward to catching passesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... of former Pioneer coach David Hastings. But things have changed this season on the sidelines at the 5A school in Utah County. Ed Larson has moved from Timpanogos to Lehi and brings a pass-oriented attack with him. Calton, a senior, said that he ...

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  15. Classes offered for people with chronic conditionsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Deseret News

    The Utah County Health Department, Utah Arthritis Program, and Mountainland Association of Governments are promoting "Living Well With Chronic Conditions," a six-class self-management series.

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  16. Hiker rescue underway in Utah CountyRead the original story

    Wednesday | Salt Lake Tribune

    Crews in Utah County were working Wednesday afternoon to rescue a 12-year-old boy who fell and cut his leg open while hiking on a snow field near the base of Mount Timpanogos.

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  17. In Our Lovely Deseret: Who were the first 3 women to enter the valley?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Deseret News

    ... . "Although home to Native Americans for many centuries, the first white men to set foot in what is now known as Utah County were most likely Father Escalante and Father Dominquez and their party of explorers on September 23, 1776." Their More..

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  18. Utah legislative candidate arrested for assaultRead the original story

    Wednesday | SFGate

    ... Byrge struck the man with a cane, forced him inside his home and pistol-whipped the man before police arrived. Utah County Jail records show Byrge was being held Wednesday on a $100,000 bail for felony charges of aggravated assault, kidnapping and ...

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  19. Staged car crashes amount to scam, expert saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KSL-TV

    Planned auto insurance fraud has been huge in large cities for decades, but investigators say it now has established a real presence in Utah.

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  20. Utah mom buys all of store's 'indecent' T-shirtsRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2014 | KSL-TV

    ... available in our stores," Schoenfeld said in the statement. Orem is a city of about 90,000 in ultraconservative Utah County that uses the motto "Family City USA." Most residents belong to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, which frowns ...

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