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PROVO, Utah – We’re learning more information about why Provo police chief John King resigned this week. During a press conference Thursday, Provo Mayor John Curtis told the media it was because of sexual assault allegations against Chief King. “He, in my opinion, lost his ability to govern this department with the confidence of the city,” Curtis said. Mayor Curtis told the media that it was on February 8 that he received a complaint alleging that Chief King…
03.23 / 22:01
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Senator Orrin Hatch wants a speedy, fair confirmation hearing for Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch and brags about how many hundreds of documents and thousands of pages he pored over to confirm Gorsuch’s qualifications. Did you give Obama’s nominee Merrick Garland the same courtesy/professional review, Senator?  Yes, that Merrick Garland, whom you said there was […
03.23 / 21:59
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Dear Editor, March 13th in SLC at the UPAN (Utah Prisoner’s Advocate Network) meeting one of my long term friends, Mike M. approached me and asked, “What the H**** is going on in Carbon County?” I replied what do you mean? He then told me about how it was all over the news in Salt [R…
03.23 / 21:59
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The Emery High girls’ golf team recently traveled to Moab to open its region action against Grand, Manti, Gunnison and San Juan, where they also took the win. The teams compete using the modified stableford scoring system, in which more points equals better golfing. “Forty-five points is equivalent to a scratch par 36 stroke golfer on nine […
03.23 / 21:59
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A Lehi teenager is passing along a tradition that dates back at least 45…
03.23 / 21:59
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SALT LAKE CITY — Utah's governor announced Thursday that he will sign legislation giving the predominantly Mormon state the strictest DUI threshold in the country, a change that restaurant groups and representatives of the ski and snowboard industry say w…
03.23 / 21:59
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ST. GEORGE — Over 12 1/2 years ago, Brigham Young University student David Louis Sneddon went missing in China under potentially suspicious circumstances. On Thursday, Sen. Mike Lee joined with Sen. Orrin Hatch and six other colleagues to reintroduce a resolution to reinvigorate the investigation of the incident under the new administration. Sneddon went missing while [&…
03.23 / 21:59
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A licensed massage therapist at a Millcreek spa has been charged with sexually abusing two women he was…
03.23 / 21:59
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By Meg Wagner ‘No deal’ between Trump and conservative faction House Republicans postponed a Thursday vote on their bill to repeal and replace Obamacare after President Donald Trump failed to broker a deal with rebellious conservatives who vowed to oppose the legislation. Instead of a vote, House Republicans will hold a closed-door meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday to discuss their American Health Care Act (AHCA), a bill that would overturn the 2010 Affordable Care Act (ACA). The proposed leg…
03.23 / 21:59
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Sponsored by University Federal Credit Union Personal finance is complicated. The acronyms mush together like alphabet soup (IRA, APR, CD, FDIC…). And don’t get us started on the stock market. But when you consider U.S. finance education requirements, the confusion makes sense. Only five states require high school students to take a semester-long personal finance course. To help out with what many of us didn’t learn in high school, University Federal Credit Union has put together a be…
03.23 / 21:59
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By Lisa Respers France (CNN) — We know what you meant Kristi Yamaguchi, but it was how you said it. Prior to Monday’s premiere of “Dancing With the Stars,” former contestant Yamaguchi sent a message of support to fellow Olympian Nancy Kerrigan, who is competing on the reality show this season. “So excited for you @NancyAKerrigan,” she tweeted. “Can’t wait to see you grace that ballroom floor, break a leg!” So excited for you…
03.23 / 21:59
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DENISON, Texas – An 18-year-old Texas woman’s claim that she was kidnapped and sexually assaulted was all a hoax, police say. Breana Harmon Talbott ignited a sense of fear and outrage in the Denison community, as well as on social media, after she said three black men in ski masks were responsible for kidnapping her, taking her into the woods, and raping her. The investigation began when police received a call on the evening of March 8 from a man […
03.23 / 21:59
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Cancer can be caused by tobacco smoke or by an inherited trait, but new research finds that most of the mutations that lead to cancer crop up naturally. The authors of the study published Thursday poked a hornet's nest by suggesting that many cancers are unavoidable. The provocative findings by Bert Vogelstein and Cristian Tomasetti at the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center, have stirred up a heated scientific debate that started two years ago, when they published a report along similar…
03.23 / 21:11
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Growing up in a hungry household in the first couple of years of life can hurt how well a child performs in school years later, according to a new study. An estimated 13.1 million children live in homes with insufficient food, according to the most recent figures from the U.S. Department of Agriculture . Many of those children experience hunger during their first few years of life, or their parents are hungry and stressed out about food during those years – the most crucial time for a c…
03.23 / 21:11
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FRESNO, Calif. — A mom who overcame the odds of beating cancer while pregnant died just a day after giving birth to twins. Jamie Snider, 30, was diagnosed with cervical cancer before learning she was pregnant with twins. Snider lost an ovary but overcame the cancer. It was during her pregnancy doctors told her the cancer returned,  KGO-TV reports. Just last week, Snider posted a smiling photo from the hospital before giving birth to her twins Camila and Nico. “‘God has [&#…
03.23 / 20:56
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Laura Stringham from Bliss Gluten Free Sweets makes us classic baked meringues. Meringues Ingredients 8 egg whites at room temperature 2 cups sugar 1 tsp cream of tartar 1 tsp vanilla Instructions: Line a cookie sheet with parchment paper and preheat oven to 185 (up to 200 degrees if your oven won’t go lower) make sure your mixing bowl is clean and that your whites have no yolk or water or anything in them. turn mixer on medium speed and beat egg […
03.23 / 20:56
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Troopers find 100 pounds of marijuana in a vehicle, just two days after holding a press conference about the rise in drugs being seized on Utah's…
03.23 / 20:56
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A criminal investigation in Colorado led to the discovery of four malnourished horses in Monticello, according to a recently unsealed search…
03.23 / 20:56
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Obesity continues to be the biggest health problem faced by Tooele County residents today, a new report says. Diabetes, lack of physical activity, substance abuse and access to health care are also major concerns in the county, according to the Tooele County Community Health Care Assessment, which was released Tuesday night at the Tooele County…
03.23 / 20:21
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While lawyers settle the sale of Utah Motorsports Campus in a court room, revving engines will be heard from the racetrack this summer. Tooele County and UMC officials announced Wednesday they had signed a new 2017 management agreement for the former Miller Motorsports Park. UMC officials also announced their lineup of events for the year.…
03.23 / 20:21
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