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  1. Cyclist killed on training run after colliding with semi trailerRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Deseret News

    A Utah County cycling team of about 50 riders was out for a Saturday team ride when one of the members was struck and killed by a semi trailer. The fatal collision happened near 2600 N. 1200 West at about 10:45 a.m., and the road was temporarily closed for the investigation.

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  2. Book review: 'Building Zion' explores architecture of Mormon settlementsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Deseret News

    ... in the Salt Lake Valley. Among the chapters are ones on the layout and formation of the towns in the central Utah county, architecture of homes, businesses, meetinghouses, temples and polygamy. The Manti area was initially laid out in a grid and had ...

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  3. Provo man admits threatening to kill officers after shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    ... documents. On Feb. 15, Cody Evans , 24, of Springville, was shot and killed by a Provo police officer and a Utah County sheriff's deputy after he reportedly pointed what they believed was an assault rifle at them. The weapon was later determined to ...

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  4. Eagle Mountain fatal shooting investigation expected to conclude next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... a 911 call from his wife, Tiana Sheryl Hitesman, who said she had just shot her husband, according to the Utah County Sheriff's Office. Emergency responders arrived and found Elwin Hitesman had died from two gunshots from a revolver. Tiana Hitesman, ...

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  5. Man arrested after allegedly raping woman on dateRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KSL-TV

    ... Thursday at his home in Orem on suspicion of felony rape and obstruction of justice. He was booked into the Utah County Jail. KSL's Children's Television Programming Reports, as well as its FCC public inspection file, are available for viewing ...

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  6. Some veterans question naming part of I-15 after Speaker LockhartRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... are asking Gov. Gary Herbert to veto a bill that would name a portion of the Veterans Memorial Highway through Utah County after the late Utah House Speaker Becky Lockhart. "I admire Becky," said Jamie Towse, whose son Cody was killed in Afghanistan ...

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  7. Fitch Affirms Pleasant Grove, UT's Storm Water Revs at 'AA-'; Outlook StableRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Business Wire

    ... Grove and its population of about 36,000 residents. The city is located between Utah Lake and Mt. Timpanogos in Utah County about 10 miles north of Provo and 36 miles south of Salt Lake City. The enterprise is essential to the mostly residential ...

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  8. doTERRA Named Utah Valley Business of the Year by BusinessQRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | PRWeb

    ... And with their brand new, state-of-the art campus in Pleasant Grove, they are building strong roots at home in Utah County. dA TERRA was previously awarded the 2013 Utah Valley Business of the Year by the Utah Valley Chamber of Commerce, was ...

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  9. Utah OKs Bill For Officials To Refuse To Officiate MarriagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Pridesource.com

    ... He says the opt-out is objectionable but the law guarantees LGBT couples can find someone to marry them in every Utah county. Clerks were not required to perform marriages before. The Utah-based Mormon church supports the proposal. The Church of ...

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  10. Men tried to hide fraudulent bank cards in underwear, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | KSL-TV

    ... Ricardo, 34, Yornelis Correa-Machado, 38, and Eduardo Fernandez-Sanchez, 30, were arrested and booked into the Utah County Jail. During a search of the vehicle, investigators said they found gift cards worth more than $8,000 that had been purchased ...

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  11. Google's high-speed fiber network to land in Salt Lake CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | CNET News.com

    ... across the country have gathered at DevMountain to develop new web and mobile applications; the United Way of Utah County has promoted new digital literacy programs throughout the community; and one organization, called Now I Can, has used Google ...

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  12. Future of Utah County: real estate development, balancing tradition with innovationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | KSL-TV

    Five Utah County mayors voiced their optimism and concerns looking into the future of some of the fastest growing communities in the state during a Utah County Commercial Real Estate Symposium on Tuesday. The symposium featured a panel discussion with mayors Bert Wilson of Lehi, Richard Brunst of Orem, Mike Daniels of Pleasant Grove, John Curtis of Provo and Richard Moore of Payson.

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  13. Google Fiber Blazing Way to Salt Lake CityRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Utah Business

    ... have been using the service free for more than a year. One of those organizations is the United Way of Utah County, which has seen significant benefits to the service, said CEO Bill Hulterstrom. Those "great things" are particularly true for people ...

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  14. Embracing change: Utah County leaders examine real estate developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Deseret News

    Five Utah County mayors voiced their optimism and concerns looking into the future of some of the fastest growing communities in the state during a Utah County Commercial Real Estate Symposium on Tuesday. The symposium featured a panel discussion with mayors Bert Wilson of Lehi, Richard Brunst of Orem, Mike Daniels of Pleasant Grove, John Curtis of Provo and Richard Moore of Payson.

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  15. Utah man admits making threats to police following fatal officer-involved shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... filed with the court indicates that the threats "caused fear and alarm" to residents and police officers in Utah County, "who have remained on very high alert for the past six days ..." The statement also says that multiple police agencies in Utah ...

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  16. Salt Lake City wins the latest Google Fiber lotteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Digital Trends

    ... that its Fiber service has been used by organizations in other regions of the state, including the United Way of Utah County, which has used it to promote new digital literacy programs; and Now I Can, which has leveraged Fiber to connect parents and ...

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  17. Man arrested in connection with 4 car burglaries, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | KSL-TV

    ... to stop at the command of a law enforcement, according to a probable cause statement. Sargent has three previous Utah County theft charges since December. He has a previous conviction for DV assault and criminal mischief and a pending charge for ...

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  18. Utah entrepreneur charged with sexually abusing teen at sleepoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | KSL-TV

    ... In 1990, he co-founded and ran Infobases, Inc. for six years. Taggart was arrested Wednesday and booked into Utah County Jail. Other than traffic citations, court records show Taggart has no other criminal history in Utah. KSL's Children's ...

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  19. Co-founder of Ancestry.com charged with sexually abusing teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Deseret News

    ... ar. In 1990, he co-founded and ran Infobases, Inc. for six years. Taggart was arrested Wednesday and booked into Utah County Jail. Other than traffic citations, court records show Taggart has no other criminal history in Utah.

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  20. Ann Cannon: I'm a Pepper for life, please don't judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... Depression, they were just grateful they COULD feed you. So if you wanted a soda - or "pop" as we locals down in Utah County called it - the parents were all, "Sure! It's not the Great Depression anymore, so why not!" And then one day a memo started ...

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