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Testimony continued for a fourth day in the trial of Jeremy Johnson with bank executives telling the court they discontinued accounts tied to the St. George businessman’s online marketing company after seeing excessive numbers of consumer chargebacks. Ofer Yitzhaki, vice …

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  • Unified Police say man found dead near Saltair was slain
    A man whose body was found dumped in the weeds near the Saltair resort was the victim of homicide, Unified Police confirmed Friday. Hikers who found t...
    Updated Feb 12 2016 10:30 am   |     |   Share
  • Unified Police Department says body found near Saltair
    The body of a man was found Thursday near Saltair and police are calling the situation suspicious. A couple hiking about a mile east of Saltair found ...
    Updated Feb 12 2016 07:20 am   |     |   Share
  • Wrong-way Utah freeway driver charged with DUI
    A woman who was driving the wrong way on Interstate 80 when she collided with another vehicle in December has been charged with drunken driving. Eliza...
    Updated Feb 11 2016 08:56 pm   |     |   Share
  • Top Utah parole officials resign in wake of recent walk-aways from halfway houses
    In the wake of recent walk-aways from halfway houses by parolees, two top officials of the division of Adult Probation and Parole resigned Thursday. U...
    Updated Feb 11 2016 04:14 pm   |     |   Share


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