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  1. Spanish Fork man caught in child-sex stingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    A 27-year-old Spanish Fork man was caught in a child-sex sting operation conducted jointly by the Utah County Sheriff's Office and the Utah Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force. Sheriff's Sgt.

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  2. Spanish Fork man arrested in sting operation after allegedly luring minorRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    ... The 13-year-old girl was not who the man, Russell Jay Lake, expected, according to Sgt. Spencer Cannon with the Utah County Sheriff's Office. Instead, Lake met a detective from the Utah County Sheriff's Office who began communicating with Lake in ...

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  3. Residents give firefighters, sheriff's deputies 12 days of ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    ... come together from a comment that my daughter made, my heart is just beyond full of gratitude and thanks." Utah County Sheriff's Office Sgt. Cole Christensen said they have been overwhelmed by the unprompted kindness from the community. "It's so ...

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  4. Utah band Fictionist glad to be writing its own storyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    In 2011, the Utah County alternative rock band Fictionist finished in the final four of Rolling Stone magazine's "Do You Wanna Be a Rock & Roll Star?" competition. Although Fictionist didn't win the prestigious award, which included a coveted spot on the cover of the magazine, the band still landed a recording deal with Atlantic Records.

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  5. Case file reveals new details of Darrien Hunt's fatal shooting by Utah policeRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... - which reveals new details about the deadly encounter - was one of 160 documents released Wednesday from the Utah County Attorney's Office in response to an open records request from The Tribune. Hunt was shot six times by Schauerhamer and Officer ...

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  6. 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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  7. 5. Poll: Majority of Utahns want Draper prison ...Read the original story

    Yesterday | KSL-TV

    ... prison going somewhere in Tooele County. Somewhere off the Wasatch Front and somewhere in an unpopulated part of Utah County each garnered 19 percent support, the poll shows. The Prison Relocation Commission's effort to find a new location for the ...

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  8. inContact, Inc. Announces Plans for First Building of 350,000 Square Foot Campus in Sandy, UtahRead the original story

    Yesterday | Utah Business

    Raddon Development and Workers Compensation Fund will begin development of the campus in early 2015 with an expected completion of the first building by March, 2016. inContact's growth during the past 2 years, which has seen the company double in size to almost 1,000 employees, along with the expectation of similar expansion in the near future, is the primary driving force behind inContact Center.

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  9. Humor abounds as Horiuchi retiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... video, relating that "growing up with Randy Horiuchi was torture." Even Republican Gov. Gary Herbert, a Utah County commissioner when he first met Horiuchi, got into the act. Herbert had the whole room laughing with stories about the 60-year-old ...

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  10. Poll: Majority of Utahns want Draper prison to stay putRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KSL-TV

    ... prison going somewhere in Tooele County. Somewhere off the Wasatch Front and somewhere in an unpopulated part of Utah County each garnered 19 percent support, the poll shows. The Prison Relocation Commission's effort to find a new location for the ...

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  11. Majority of Utahns oppose moving state prison, new poll showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Deseret News

    ... prison going somewhere in Tooele County. Somewhere off the Wasatch Front and somewhere in an unpopulated part of Utah County each garnered 19 percent support, the poll shows. The Prison Relocation Commission's effort to find a new location for the ...

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  12. Fast-Growing inContact, Inc. Announces Plans for First Building of...Read the original story

    Wednesday | PressReleasePoint

    December 17, 2014 - inContact , the leading provider of cloud contact center software and contact center agent optimization tools, today announces plans for a campus with more than 350,000 square feet of office space in Sandy, Utah. Raddon Development and Workers Compensation Fund will begin development of the campus in early 2015 with an expected completion of the first building by March, 2016.

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  13. Wrapped Christmas packages concealed marijuana, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KSL-TV

    ... a controlled substance, according to Liddiard. The two women, who are both from California, were 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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  14. Re: White People Are Still Childishly Confident About The PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NewsOne

    ... the names of Michael Brown and Eric Garner, there are other Black men have died just like them. Last month, the Utah County Attorney's Office released the surveillance video connected to the fatal shooting of Darrien Hunt, who was in costume and ...

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  15. Rolly: When is award bad news for Utah Republican? When it comes from a left-leaning groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Some may call it a case of strange bedfellows. Some may see it as the kiss of death for a Republican politician in Utah County.

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  16. BLM closes Lake Mountain area to target shooters for another 2 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | KSL-TV

    ... the closure can be fined up to $1,000, imprisoned for up to 12 months, or both. Additional fines may also apply. Utah County is building a fence and barricades along the west side of the highway and it plans to complete a shooting range nearby, the ...

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  17. Schools get their grades and a dose of criticismRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Deseret News

    ... Collegiate High School, the Northern Utah Academy for Math, Engineering & Science, Success Academy, and the Utah County Academy of Science. New metrics, this time from the SAGE test, were used in the calculation of the grades but the overall grade ...

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  18. Popular Utah County water recreation spot closes to make way for homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Deseret News

    A water recreation hot spot is closed and public access is not likely to return, with a residential development soon to take over the land. The slippery, shallow falls known as "Sliding Rock" in Alpine has drawn hundreds of visitors on summer weekends in recent years, but City Councilwoman Kimberly Bryant said the site has always stood on private property.

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  19. Overview of the Deseret News water series: A look at water challenges in UtahRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Deseret News

    In a multi-part series examining the state of water in Utah, reporter Amy Joi O'Donoghue looks at issues like pipeline construction, restrictions on water, water rights and development and the state's water supply. Here's an overview of the article covered in this series, along with links to each: Drought.

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  20. Judge delays sentencing for Orem man convicted of murdering wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | KSL-TV

    ... the defense's arguments to the movie "Dumb and Dumber." In its motion responding to Yengich's arguments, the Utah County Attorney's Office said the judge already rejected Yengich's challenges to the "Dumb and Dumber" and red herring references when ...

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