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  1. Police piecing together background of domestic violence-related shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Deseret News

    ... house, 4125 E. Parkers Place, to find Elwin Hitesman dead on the living room floor, shot twice with a revolver. Utah County Sheriff's Sgt. Spencer Cannon said Monday police are working with the county attorney's office and interviewing witnesses ...

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  2. Man shot, killed by wife had lengthy domestic violence recordRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    ... 4100 block of Parkers Place to find Elwin Hitesman dead on the living room floor, shot twice with a revolver. Utah County Sheriff's Sgt. Spencer Cannon said Monday police are working with the county attorney's office and interviewing witnesses about ...

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  3. Letter: Voter disconnectRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Deseret News

    There seems to be much discussion on the question of why we don't have greater voter turnout; I would like to offer two points I've observed over my 83 years. I served for many years on the Steering Committee of the Utah County Republican Party.

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  4. The Commentariat: A sampling of reader comments posted on sltrib.comRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... age-free, and all natural. It just needs to be sold through the correct manner, which for Utah is a MLM based in Utah County."

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  5. Man killed in apparent domestic dispute in Utah CountyRead the original story

    Saturday | KSL-TV

    Investigators say 31-year-old Tiana Hitesman called dispatchers Friday night to report she had just shot her 33-year-old husband, Elwin Hitesman, at their home in Eagle Mountain. Sheriff's Lt.

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  6. 3. Wife shot, killed husband in alleged ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | KSL-TV

    Tiana Hitesman called police just before 10 p.m., saying she had shot her husband, according to Utah County Sheriff Lt. Erik Knutzen.

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  7. Prison move will be decided by Legislature, not the relocation commissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... three sites are west of the Salt Lake City International Airport, the southern end of Eagle Mountain in northern Utah County and near the Miller Motorsports Park in Tooele County. The commission added a site west of Eagle Mountain and one near ...

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  8. Eagle Mountain man fatally shot in apparent domestic disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Salt Lake Tribune

    An Eagle Mountain man was found dead in his home Friday night by Utah County Sheriff's deputies responding to a 911 call from a woman who said she had just shot her husband. Authorities have identified the man killed in the apparent domestic dispute as 33-year-old Elwin Hitesman.

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  9. Police: Officers investigating death of Eagle Mountain man shot by wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | KSL-TV

    Officers are looking into the death of a 33-year-old man who was allegedly shot by his wife on Friday night, police say. On Friday, 911 received a call from a woman in Eagle Mountain who said she had shot her husband, according to a press release from the Utah County Sheriff's Office.

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  10. Social services advocates urge lawmakers to restore earmarked revenuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | KSL-TV

    ... increases, but they largely reflect costs of significant transportation projects such the rebuild of I-15 in Utah County. Email: marjorie@deseretnews.com KSL's Children's Television Programming Reports, as well as its FCC public inspection file, are ...

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  11. Vivint expands operations, bringing more jobs to UtahRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | KSL-TV

    Vivint Solar unveiled plans for its new company headquarters in Utah County on Friday, which includes construction of a 163,000-square-foot building. Construction has been underway for several weeks at Thanksgiving Point in Lehi.

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  12. Five sites now under consideration for new prison, but some want it to stay in DraperRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Deseret News

    Two more potential sites for the Utah State Prison were approved Friday by the Legislature's Prison Relocation Commission, now part of a political battle between the governor and the House speaker. The new sites under consideration for the more than $500 million project are in Utah County near Eagle Mountain and in Tooele County near Grantsville, near two of the three sites already on the commission's shortlist.

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  13. UDOT announces road project schedule for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | KSL-TV

    ... with completion set for this summer. Two new arterial roads are being constructed to serve Provo and Vineyard in Utah County. Under construction with completion scheduled for spring 2016. Two sections of State Street - 8000 South to 9000 South and ...

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  14. Where will the prison go? List expands to five potential sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Salt Lake Tribune

    The Utah State Prison now has five potential homes, after the Prison Relocation Commission added two pieces of land to its short list Friday. One parcel is west of Eagle Mountain in Utah County and another is in the Tooele Valley near Grantsville.

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  15. State commission now looking at 5 spots for new Utah prisonRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | KSL-TV

    A state commission studying the relocation of Utah's prison has added two locations in Utah County and Tooele County to their list of possible spots for a new facility. The Prison Relocation Commission approved the additional sites Friday afternoon.

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  16. Bill to ban gas chambers at animal shelters delayed until next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Deseret News

    ... by the Humane Society, only eight still use gas chambers: Carbon County, Draper, Sandy, South Jordan, north Utah County, south Utah County, Weber County and West Valley City. Debbie Pedersen, South Salt Lake animal control officer, said shelter ...

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  17. Where will the prison go? List to expand to five potential sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... Airport, one near the Miller Motorsports Park in Tooele County and one at the south end of Eagle Mountain in Utah County. Community groups in each of those areas have opposed the move, worried that a new prison in their area would reduce property ...

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  18. Road-work season begins Monday with big Point of Mountain projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Tribune file photo) Four lanes of traffic along I-15 northbound near Woods Cross are warned of the upcoming traffic split ahead for a freeway construction project. Tribune file photo) Four lanes of traffic along I-15 northbound near Woods Cross are warned of the upcoming traffic split ahead for a freeway construction project.

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  19. 5. Man attempted to lure 13-year-old girl to ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | KSL-TV

    A man was arrested Wednesday after attempting to entice what he thought was a 13-year-old girl to a park, police said. Ryan Chad Sherry, a 31-year-old resident of Spanish Fork, was arrested by detectives with the Utah County Special Victims Unit after an investigation that lasted about seven months, according to the Utah County Sheriff's Office.

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  20. Man attempted to lure 13-year-old girl to Provo park, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | KSL-TV

    A man was arrested Wednesday after attempting to entice what he thought was a 13-year-old girl to a park, police said. Ryan Chad Sherry, a 31-year-old resident of Spanish Fork, was arrested by detectives with the Utah County Special Victims Unit after an investigation that lasted about seven months, according to the Utah County Sheriff's Office.

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