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  1. Letter: Billboards are polluting Utah's scenic vistasRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    On a recent trip to Southern California driving along the I-5 corridor from Long Beach to San Diego, we commented how refreshing it was to not to see billboards and to focus on the beauty of that part of the country. From pockets of I-15 north of Cedar City until you get to Utah County and Wasatch Front, you don't even notice the beauty of the mountains anymore because of the multiple billboards that litter each side of the freeway.

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  2. Mine owner sues over Utah city's deal with developers, including Josh Romney, to keep prison out ofRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... candidate Mitt Romney, and change the zoning on the land to allow him to grow his operation in northern Utah County. "The city believes the annexation is a legal and valid legislative decision made by the City Council and is prepared to defend that ...

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  3. Residents want change at Highland intersection after mother and daughter hospitalized from crashRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    Residents are calling for change at a Utah County intersection after a mom and a daughter were critically injured in a crash Monday night. The intersection of 118th South and Highland Drive has no traffic light, with drivers that come down the backside of Suncrest in Draper at very fast speeds.

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  4. New campaign targets parents who give alcohol to teensRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    High school graduations are in full swing this week and Utah County Sheriff Jim Tracy Tuesday says he has a seat reserved for any adult who provides alcohol to a teenager. "One of the things that sometimes happens is that adults will provide alcohol to minors, and they will do it with a mindset that it is better to control how they get it, because if they don't control how they get it, then they will find it anyway and it might be irresponsible," Utah County Sheriff's Sgt.

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  5. Mine owner sues over Saratoga Springs' deal with developers, including Josh RomneyRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... candidate Mitt Romney, and change the zoning on the land to allow him to grow his operation in northern Utah County. "The city believes the annexation is a legal and valid legislative decision made by the City Council and is prepared to defend that ...

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  6. Helper BaseballRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Sun Advocate

    ... uncertain schedule for Coach Cisneros, Helper will be participating in the "Utah's Perfect Game League" out of Utah County. There will be two teams for the league; the first for incoming freshman and sophomores, and the second for incoming juniors ...

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  7. Google Fiber Creating Fellowship to Increase Local Internet LiteracyRead the original story

    Yesterday | Utah Business

    ... Provo and Salt Lake City, each with its own focus. In Provo, the Fellowship will help the United Way of Utah County add to their existing digital literacy, specifically to train more volunteers from around the Utah County area to give one-on-one ...

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  8. BYU student parlays app idea into a life-changerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Deseret News

    The Utah County native bought his first smartphone and was downloading apps that he felt might be useful. One app of particular interest to him was designed to scan and read UPC barcodes used to purchase virtually every retail product available.

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  9. Mom Says PacSun Shirts Are 'Indecent,' Buys Them AllRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WIBW-TV Topeka

    ... left there by The Associated Press were not returned. Orem is a city of about 90,000 in ultra-conservative Utah County that uses the motto ``Family City USA.'' Most residents belong to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, which frowns on ...

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  10. Memorial Day in Utah mixes solemnity, communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... at the Wall of Honor at Veterans Memorial Park in Bluffdale and taps were played for veterans from Alpine in Utah County. Provo paid special tribute to Vietnam veterans on the 50th anniversary of the American involvement in that war. At Fort ...

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  11. Utah teenager hospitalized after being thrown from horseRead the original story

    Monday | KSL-TV

    Police say a teenager has been hospitalized with serious injuries after he was thrown from a horse in Utah County. Utah County Sheriff's Sgt.

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  12. Man injured in horse-riding accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Deseret News

    A man received serious injuries after he was thrown from the horse was riding on Sunday afternoon. The accident happened at the rodeo grounds in Cedar Fort, according to the Utah County Sheriff's Office.

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  13. Teen seriously hurt after being thrown from horse in Utah CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Salt Lake Tribune

    The 19-year-old was riding the horse at the Cedar Fort rodeo grounds Sunday afternoon when he was thrown and knocked unconscious. The Utah County Sheriff's Office received a call about the incident at 3:25 p.m. The teen was out for several minutes, according to a sheriff's office news release.

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  14. Two motorcyclists injured in separate incidents Saturday, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | KSL-TV

    ... that he did not see the motorcycle before he turned. On Saturday afternoon around 4:40, deputies with the Utah County Sheriff's Office were dispatched to a report of a motorcycle crash near mile marker 15, a mile west of state Route 68 in Utah ...

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  15. Orem man hospitalized after dirt bike crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Salt Lake Tribune

    The 21-year-old man was driving the motorcycle on Soldiers Pass Road when he lost control of the vehicle on loose gravel. He crashed on the dirt road about 4:40 p.m. Saturday, about a mile west of State Route 68, according to a Utah County Sheriff's Office news release.

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  16. Mountain Point Medical Center, a Campus of Jordan Valley Medical...Read the original story

    Friday May 22 | PRWeb

    Community members are invited to tour the new facility, participate in free health screenings, meet medical staff, and enjoy food and giveaways Mountain Point Medical Center, a campus of Jordan Valley Medical Center, will host a ribbon cutting ceremony on Friday, May 29, 2015 at 11 a.m., followed by a community celebration from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. The new medical center, set to officially open on June 1, 2015, is located at 3000 North Triumph Boulevard, Lehi, UT 84043. "The opening of Mountain Point Medical Center is an exciting day for our team and the Utah County community," said Kent Loosle, CEO of Mountain Point Medical Center.

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  17. (Scott Sommerdorf | The Salt Lake Tribune) Housing development is...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... officially reach 3 million in population sometime in 2016. Utah's fastest-growing community is Vineyard in Utah County, a once-tiny town being transformed by a huge master-planned development at the reclaimed site of Geneva Steel. Officials estimate ...

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  18. Google unveils program to bridge digital divide in Salt Lake City, ProvoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... will be named to work with the Salt Lake Education Foundation. In Provo, one fellow will work with United Way of Utah County. Applications are open until June 10. For information go to www.nten.org/community/dif . Fellows will receive one week of ...

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  19. Utah growing twice as fast as nation as wholeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... officially reach 3 million in population sometime in 2016. Utah's fastest-growing community is Vineyard in Utah County, a once-tiny town being transformed by a huge master-planned development at the reclaimed site of Geneva Steel. Officials estimate ...

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  20. Make Memorial Day weekend memorable with 7 money-saving activitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | KSL-TV

    ... you will never leave behind. Lift off from the mountain, and view the horizon in the distance as you swing over Utah County. It's the perfect venture for teens and adults to try something new and thrilling. As an added bonus, you'll get to ...

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