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  1. Motorcyclist dies after collision near Utah LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    A motorcyclist died Saturday when he collided with a pickup truck while attempting to pass it near Utah Lake, police said. The man, 31, and another person were headed west on motorcycles toward Sandy Beach on Spanish Fork River Road when the accident happened about 3 p.m., said Utah County Sheriff's Sgt.

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  2. Utah lawmakers won't override governor vetoesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    ... Hughes, R-Draper, said in a joint statement. Herbert vetoed HB385 , which would have named a stretch of I-15 in Utah County after the late Utah House Speaker Becky Lockhart, who died in January. Some veterans rallied against the bill because it ...

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  3. 15 Extreme Things to do During Your Visit to UtahRead the original story

    Yesterday | Lifehack.org

    ... and catch a shuttle to your destination. Paragliding is extremely popular at the point of the mountain in Utah County. This is an exhilarating activity you can take part in even if your trip is set to stay close to Salt Lake City. Just a 45 minute ...

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  4. Free car seat check in Eagle MountainRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Deseret News

    ... Friday, Sept. 26, 2014. A free child car seat check this weekend in Eagle Mountain is being sponsored by the Utah County Health Department and other organizations. A free child car seat check this weekend in Eagle Mountain is being sponsored by the ...

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  5. Legislature won't override any of Herbert's five vetoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... and the next legislative session." The highest profile of the group was a bill to name a portion of I-15 through Utah County in honor of Lockhart, Utah's first female speaker, who died in January, weeks after leaving office, after being stricken ...

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  6. RC Willey opens new store at University Place in OremRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Deseret News

    ... showroom, in the space formerly occupied by Nordstrom at 693 E. University Parkway. "We've been in Utah County for about 25 years now, and this store is bigger," said RC Willey CEO Scott Hymas. "You have to refresh your stores, and we're excited ...

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  7. These days, you really can watch something elseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Deseret News

    ... but it unfortunately led to all kinds of nonsense, including studio bigwigs freaking out over a video store in Utah County that offered to excise Kate Winslet's nudity out of your own VHS copy of "Titanic." It seems almost quaint to imagine anyone ...

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  8. RC Willey opens new Orem store at University PlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Deseret News

    ... store, at two-story 150,000 square foot showroom, in the space formerly occupied by Nordstrom. "We've been in Utah County for about 25-years now, and this store is bigger," said Scott Hymas, RC Willey CEO. "You have to refresh your stores and we're ...

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  9. Inmate competent for trial in kidnapping-for-hire case, judge saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | KSL-TV

    ... show the man Golding allegedly wanted beaten is the victim in a felony stalking case pending against Golding in Utah County. In that case, Orem police said Golding's ex-boyfriend caught Golding's brother and another person shooting video of his ...

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  10. Editorial: Bangerter knew how to build it rightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... In the 1980s, Utah was looking more like a rust-belt state than the diverse economy of today. The steel mill in Utah County and the copper mine in Bingham Canyon had fallen flat in the face of foreign imports. WordPerfect and Novell had launched, ...

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  11. Snow catches commuters and plows in morning snarl; as many as 118 crashesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Deseret News

    ... and noon, the Utah Highway Patrol reported. Twenty-two more, including two with injuries, were reported in Utah County. UDOT plows worked through the night and into the morning, Gleason said, before gearing up for more snow into the afternoon. UDOT ...

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  12. Spring storm brings snow, traffic trouble, power outagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | KSL-TV

    ... in some areas. Road conditions ranged from wet to snowy and led to several accidents Wednesday morning. In Utah County, the hardest hit area was Spanish Fork Canyon, where semis were having trouble getting over the passes. In Parleys Canyon, all ...

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  13. As Lehi's population grows, state planners work on easing congestionRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | KSL-TV

    ... of the commercial and residential development that is taking place here at Point of the Mountain, not just in Utah County but also in South Salt Lake County," said Seager. Cranes and construction crews are at work around every corner. The Timpanogos ...

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  14. Man takes plea deal after dangerous chase; officer cleared in shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | KSL-TV

    An Eagle Mountain man accused of stealing a deputy's truck and leading officers on a harrowing chase through Utah County indicated in court Tuesday that he will accept a plea deal in the case. Prosecutors also confirmed that a Saratoga Springs police officer fired three shots at him during that pursuit - something that wasn't previously reported and was not mentioned in court documents.

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  15. 1 hit, killed by FrontRunner in Utah CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Deseret News

    UTA officials have set up a bus bridge between Provo and Orem to transport commuters and told them to expect significant delays throughout the entire system until the incident is cleared.

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  16. Woman killed after being struck by train in Utah CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Police in Provo say a 53-year-old woman has died after she was struck by a commuter rail train early Tuesday morning between Orem and Provo. Provo police Lt.

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  17. Utah's Chase Hansen is a 'running back trying to play quarterback'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | KSL-TV

    ... on a spiritual level, as a missionary we're trying to help the whole world, we're not trying to just help Utah County," he said. "There's something about sports, something about football and athletics that you can have an impact as an athlete. And I ...

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  18. Utah toddler scalded after pulling pot from stoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Salt Lake Tribune

    A 3-year-old girl suffered serious burns after she pulled a pot of boiling water off the stove Monday afternoon in Eagle Mountain. The girl was flown to the University of Utah's burn unit with serious burns on both the front and back of her torso, said Utah County Sheriff's spokesman Spencer Cannon.

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  19. State witness list includes 100 names in upcoming Grunwald trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | KSL-TV

    Nearly 100 names have been submitted by the state as potential witnesses to testify in the upcoming trial of a woman charged in connection with the fatal shooting of Utah County Sheriff's Sgt. Cory Wride.

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  20. BYU's new recruiting coordinator returns home with lessons from the SouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Deseret News

    ... is well acquainted with challenges the Cougars face in making their pitch to prospects. Having grown up in Utah County and starring at Orem High, he then played for the Cougars during the transition of LaVell Edwards to Gary Crowton and later ...

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