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Last Updated Apr 28, 2015 02:57PM

Provo • Opening statements are expected to begin about 3 p.m. Tuesday in the murder trial for 18-year-old Meagan Dakota Grunwald. Prosecutors say that last year — when she was 17 years old — Grunwald willingly drove the getaway car …

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  • Utahns react to same-sex marriage arguments at the U.S. Supreme Court
    The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday heard oral arguments on same-sex marriage. The consolidated case stems from 6th Circuit Court of Appeals decisions o...
    Updated Apr 28 2015 02:26 pm   |     |   Share
  • Utah motorcyclist sentenced to prison for fatal crash
    A 33-year-old Midvale man has been sentenced to prison for up to five years in the 2013 death of his passenger in a traffic accident in South Jordan. ...
    Updated Apr 28 2015 02:02 pm   |     |   Share
  • Police urge motorcycle awareness in wake of Ogden fatality
    Police are reminding motorists to be more aware of the increase in motorcycle traffic that has come with warm, spring weather after a rider was killed...
    Updated Apr 28 2015 11:10 am   |     |   Share
  • Family suing Utah police officer for striking girl with truck
    An off-duty Unified Police officer was speeding late at night with no headlights on when he struck a 13-year-old girl in 2012, her family claimed in a...
    Updated Apr 27 2015 10:54 pm   |     |   Share

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Elizabeth Elena Laguna-Salgado Candlelight vigil planned Monday night for missing Provo woman
    A candlelight vigil is planned for Monday evening in Provo on behalf of a woman who disappeared earlier this month. The vigil for Elizabeth Elena Lagu...
    Updated Apr 28 2015 07:44 am   |     |   Share
  • Minnesota woman remains critical after Waterfall Canyon fall
    A 19-year-old Minnesota woman remained in critical condition Monday, the day after she tumbled 35-50 feet while rock climbing in northern Utah’s Water...
    Updated Apr 27 2015 10:32 pm   |     |   Share
  • Armed Holladay homeowner thwarts brazen burglars
    The outside door to a Holladay home’s garage didn’t stop a burglarizing couple, and neither did the interior door into the home. Barking dog? They ign...
    Updated Apr 27 2015 08:39 pm   |     |   Share
  • ‘Do Not Drink’ order still in place for Nibley water users
    You could bathe in Nibley’s water Monday, but the Cache County town still had its 5,500 residents under a “Do Not Drink” order pending further testing...
    Updated Apr 27 2015 10:04 am   |     |   Share
  • Former Utah cop to stand trial on alleged drug crimes
    Ogden • A former agent of the Weber-Morgan Narcotics Strike Force will stand trial on charges alleging he asked a woman to make unauthorized drug buys...
    Updated Apr 27 2015 10:02 pm   |     |   Share
  • Man suspected of DUI in Salt Lake City airport police chase
    A suspected drunken driver led Salt Lake City International Airport police on a chase early Monday morning that ended when he crashed through fencing ...
    Updated Apr 27 2015 08:37 pm   |     |   Share
  • Fire in N. Salt Lake closes down stretch of Redwood Road
    An early Monday morning electrical fire in an industrial area of North Salt Lake caused $80,000 and temporarily closed down a section of Redwood Road....
    Updated Apr 27 2015 03:09 pm   |     |   Share
  • Motorcyclist dies in Wasatch County crash
    A Kaysville man died Sunday afternoon in a motorcycle crash in Wasatch County. Conor S. Wilson, 23, was traveling westbound on Highway 40 when he appa...
    Updated Apr 26 2015 07:11 pm   |     |   Share
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Police arrested a man after he allegedly fled a rollover crash in South Jordan Saturday morning. South Jordan police catch man after he allegedly ran from a crash and hid inside a woman’s vehicle
    South Jordan police arrested a man after he allegedly crashed into a backyard, fled and hid in a woman’s vehicle. Shortly before 5 a.m. Saturday, a bl...
    Updated Apr 26 2015 09:57 pm   |     |   Share
  • (Al Hartmann  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  
Meagan Grunwald, a teen charged in connection with fatal officer shooting in Utah County listens to testimony in her preliminary hearing in Judge Darold McDade's courtroom in Provo Wednesday April 16. Trial to begin this week for Utah teen charged as accomplice in deputy’s death
    The stakes are high for 18-year-old Meagan Dakota Grunwald. If, at the end of a two-week trial set to begin Tuesday , the teenager is convicted of cr...
    Updated Apr 26 2015 09:33 am   |     |   Share
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Elizabeth Elena Laguna-Salgado 300 volunteers join search for missing Provo woman
    About 300 volunteers turned out Saturday to search for a Provo woman who disappeared about 10 days ago. Elizabeth Elena Laguna-Salgado, 26, was last s...
    Updated Apr 25 2015 09:34 pm   |     |   Share
  • Fire chief sues over alleged misuse of Utah’s prescription database
    A state database that records every one of Utah residents’ drug prescriptions and other personal information, and which provides police nearly unfette...
    Updated Apr 24 2015 10:48 pm   |     |   Share
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The Forest Service is requesting the public's help in identifying and reporting individuals who defaced the natural rock faces on the front canyons along the Bonneville Shoreline trail and the Highline trail (Canal trail). Rangers cracking down on rock-face vandalism in Utah national forest
    The advent of spring weather has incidents of spray-painted vandalism on the rise in the Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest, and rangers are vowing a...
    Updated Apr 24 2015 10:49 pm   |     |   Share
  • Utah prison inmates in addiction program to run 5K
    Utah State Prison inmates participating in an addiction recovery program will run in a 5-kilometer race next week. Prison officials said Thursday the ...
    Updated Apr 24 2015 10:57 am   |     |   Share
  • UHP: Seat belts, air bags saved 3 lives in I-80 head-on crash
    The Utah Highway Patrol is crediting seatbelt use for limiting what could have been a deadly head-on crash late Thursday night on Interstate 80 to one...
    Updated Apr 24 2015 11:35 am   |     |   Share
  • Ruben Chavez-Reyes New trial requested for man convicted of helping suspected killer of Deputy Josie Fox
    Ruben Chavez-Reyes was charged with obstruction of justice, but the “overwhelming facts” that came out at his 2010 trial were about the slaying of Mil...
    Updated Apr 23 2015 09:58 pm   |     |   Share
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A skier carves their way down from the top of Wildcat run at Alta. Utah snowboarders appeal dismissal of suit against skiers-only Alta
    Snowboarders in Utah are asking a federal appeals court to reverse the dismissal of their lawsuit that claims Alta Ski Resort is discriminating agains...
    Updated Apr 24 2015 10:48 pm   |     |   Share
  • Former Utah solider sentenced in recruitment-bonus scheme
    A former Utah National Guard soldier who pleaded guilty in a scheme to pocket thousands of dollars in bogus recruitment bonuses was sentenced to five ...
    Updated Apr 23 2015 07:52 pm   |     |   Share
  • Utah man charged with murder in Easter Sunday beating death
    A 29-year-old Salt Lake City man was charged Thursday with the Easter Sunday beating death of an acquaintance. Robert Carlos Munoz is charged in 3rd D...
    Updated Apr 27 2015 12:17 pm   |     |   Share
  • A St. George man was seriously injured when he crashed his car into a mobile home. (St. George police photos) St. George man seriously injured when car smashes into trailer home
    A St. George man was hospitalized in serious condition Thursday after his car careened into the side of a mobile home. St. George police said the 30-y...
    Updated Apr 23 2015 01:26 pm   |     |   Share