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The Utah Highway Patrol is ramping up its efforts to stop impaired drivers this Memorial Day weekend. The UHP is joining with other law enforcement agencies, will add additional DUI enforcement shifts...

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  • Utah man cited for allegedly running naked with bells on his genitals in canyon
    A 64-year-old Riverton man was cited Thursday afternoon for lewdness after he allegedly ran naked in Spanish Fork Canyon with bells hanging from his g...
    Updated May 26 2016 09:46 pm   |     |   Share
  • Interim police chief appointed in American Fork
    Lt. Darren Falslev has been appointed interim chief of the American Fork Police Department, the city announced Thursday. Falslev, who has been on the ...
    Updated May 26 2016 09:34 pm   |     |   Share
  • Utah fraudster pleads for release, gets up to 30 years in prison
    Victims of a conman streamed to a courtroom podium Thursday with tales of how he repeatedly lied, forged documents and cheated them out of millions of...
    Updated May 26 2016 10:37 pm   |     |   Share
  • Pedestrian struck and killed by FrontRunner train in Provo
    A pedestrian was killed Thursday afternoon in an accident involving FrontRunner. The Provo Police Department said a southbound train struck and killed...
    Updated May 26 2016 10:07 pm   |     |   Share


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  • (Chris Detrick  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)    Morgan Philpot at the Salt Lake Hilton Hotel Tuesday November 2, 2010.  Ammon Bundy hires Utah’s Morgan Philpot as his attorney
    Ammon Bundy has hired Utah Republican politician Morgan Philpot to defend him against federal charges tied to the occupation of the Malheur National W...
    Updated May 26 2016 09:16 pm   |     |   Share
  • (Al Hartmann |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   What little water from snow runoff from Big Cottonwood Canyon flows down Big Cottonwood Creek Monday May 11.  The canyon is a protected watershed area under strict management since it’s a major source of drinking water for Salt Lake City.  Jordan Valley Water Conservancy District  and  Salt Lake County Council are urging residents, businesses and governmental agencies to follow principles of good water conservation during this record-breaking year of the warmest, lowest snow-packed winter on record. Police remind hikers of Utah watershed laws
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  • Ogden man shot by police released from hospital, booked into jail
    A man shot and wounded by police in Ogden last week has been charged with felony assault and weapons charges, court records show. Emmanuel Isaac Mont...
    Updated May 26 2016 08:25 pm   |     |   Share
  • Police find body in Pineview Reservoir, believe it’s of man who was missing
    Searchers found the body of an Ogden man in Pineview Reservoir on Thursday, nearly two weeks after he was last seen, according to the Weber County She...
    Updated May 26 2016 09:37 pm   |     |   Share
  • Better Business Bureau warns of ‘bad apples’ among home alarm companies
    The Better Business Bureau is sounding the alarm, about certain home alarm companies. The BBB is expecting a record number of complaints this summer a...
    Updated May 25 2016 08:43 pm   |     |   Share
  • Courtesy  |  Utah Highway Patrol  One man died in a weather-related crash on southbound Interstate 15 at mile post 398 Wednesday afternoon. Man hit and killed after exiting his car on I-15 in Box Elder County
    A 50-year-old man was killed on Interstate 15 Wednesday afternoon in Box Elder County when — after crashing his van — he got out and was hit by anothe...
    Updated May 26 2016 09:37 am   |     |   Share
  • Photo courtesy of the Utah Department of Corrections  Kevin Russell Humphreys Utah man indicted for mail and identity theft
    A Utah man arrested last November — whom police said was responsible for stealing mail from thousands of Salt Lake County residents — has been indicte...
    Updated May 26 2016 10:45 am   |     |   Share
  • Utah man arrested in fatal shooting in Holladay
    A 19-year-old man suspected of fatally shooting a Holladay man on Saturday during a burglary attempt at the victim’s apartment has been arrested, the ...
    Updated May 26 2016 06:58 pm   |     |   Share
  • Sprinklers put out apartment fire out before Salt Lake City crews arrive
    Salt Lake City fire responded Wednesday morning to a fire at the Rendon Terrace apartments, located at 158 N. 600 West, but the blaze had been extingu...
    Updated May 25 2016 12:03 pm   |     |   Share
  • Lone Peak High School evacuated, students sent home after bomb threat
    Lone Peak High School in Highland was evacuated — and students were later sent home for the day — following an unsubstantiated bomb threat Wednesday m...
    Updated May 25 2016 12:14 pm   |     |   Share
  • Flint Harrison FBI seeks public’s help to solve case of slain UTA worker
    The FBI and law enforcement agencies in Utah and Wyoming are asking the public’s help in obtaining “firsthand” information about two persons of intere...
    Updated May 25 2016 08:03 pm   |     |   Share
  • Committee seeks public comment on Utah judicial nominee
    The Utah Senate Judicial Confirmation Committee is seeking public comment on Matthew Bates, who was recently appointed to fill a vacancy on the 3rd Di...
    Updated May 26 2016 10:45 am   |     |   Share
  • Men charged in alleged beating, pistol-whipping at Midvale home
    A pair of Midvale men are facing felony aggravated assault charges following and alleged fight and pistol-whipping that left a third person hospitaliz...
    Updated May 25 2016 09:28 pm   |     |   Share
  • Utah woman sentenced gets prison for a second round of defrauding investors
    A Logan woman will spend two to 30 years in prison after she misled investors and defrauded them of more than $1.7 million. Lori Ann Anderson, 54, ple...
    Updated May 25 2016 09:28 pm   |     |   Share
  • Courtesy  |  Utah County Jail  Kenneth Drew Utah repo man charged with manslaughter after allegedly running woman off the road to her death
    An American Fork man was charged Tuesday after he allegedly ran a woman off the road and to her death in an attempt to repossess her SUV. Kenneth Drew...
    Updated May 25 2016 03:56 pm   |     |   Share
  • ‘I don’t hate this man, but I hate everything he did’: Utahn gets prison for fatal concert shooting
    A 21-year-old Magna man who shot and killed a concert promoter outside a Salt Lake City nightclub in 2014, was sentenced Tuesday to one to 15 years in...
    Updated May 26 2016 10:07 pm   |     |   Share
  • (Chris Detrick  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)    Sherman Alexander Lynch III is led out of the court room Friday November 14, 2008. A jury ruled Friday night that Sherman Alexander Lynch III was guilty of first-degree felony murder and obstruction of justice in the killing of his wife Patricia Rothermich. Lynch faces 15 years to life in prison for the homicide conviction and one to 15 years for obstructing justice. He will be sentenced on Jan. 9. Utah man seeks another chance to challenge his murder conviction
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    Updated May 26 2016 08:24 pm   |     |   Share
  • Utah Supreme Court: Agency can’t regulate lawyer fees in workers’ comp cases
    Nearly a century ago, the Utah Legislature gave the state Industrial Commission the authority to regulate the fees of attorneys representing injured w...
    Updated May 25 2016 12:00 pm   |     |   Share
  • Flint Harrison Wyoming authorities want to seal warrants related to Utah rail worker’s death
    As the investigation into the death of Utah Transit Authority maintenance worker Kay Porter Ricks continues, Wyoming prosecutors on Tuesday filed a mo...
    Updated May 25 2016 07:56 pm   |     |   Share
  • Gastronomy co-owner, John Williams, in the Ford Building which was once used by Ford motor Company. Gastronomy refurbished the historic building and it’s now used as contemporary office space.  Ryan Galbraith/photograph 05.09.06   † Utah prosecutor weighs charging estranged husband of dead restaurateur
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