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  • Rolly: The hidden question on Tuesday’s primary ballot: Will Utah GOP flock follow their shepherds — or stray?
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  • (Leah Hogsten  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally at Infinity Event Center, Friday, March 18, 2016 in Salt Lake City, Utah. Utah’s not the only place where Trump has a Mormon problem
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  • POLITICS
    News roundup: House Democrats eye more guerrilla tactics
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  • Courtesy  |  Sweetwater County Jail   Bradley Ross Fairbourn Utah man sought sex before stabbing 2 women in Wyoming motel, documents say
    The Draper man accused of stabbing two women, one fatally, at a Wyoming hotel told police he was there seeking sexual services, according to charging ...
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  • Utah mother charged in daughter’s vehicle death is negotiating a plea
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  • (Trent Nelson  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   The Christus, a statue of Jesus Christ on display at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints’ Temple Square. Kirby: Pre-mortal resistance was futile
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    If you are a student at Brigham Young University-Hawaii and also work at the Polynesian Cultural Center on the same island, you might experience a cul...
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  • (Leah Hogsten  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)   U.S. Air Force Air Demonstration Squadron, The Thunderbirds F-16 Fighting Falcons, ended Saturday’s show with a demonstration at the 2016 Hill Air Force Base Warriors Over The Wasatch open house and air showJune 2, 2016, Gallery: Air Force Thunderbirds are highlight of Utah show
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  • POLITICS
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  • Milcreek house fire causes $75,000 in damage, displaces man
    A Milcreek house fire displaced one man and caused $75,000 in damage Saturday morning. Firefighters arrived at the home, near 3100 South and 900 East,...
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  • Small fire temporarily shuts down westbound I-80 in Tooele County
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  • Courtesy  |  Unified Fire Authority  A fire destroyed a home in Millcreek on Friday afternoon. Fire destroys Millcreek home
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  • FAITH
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  • Inmate escapes custody after dentist appointment
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  • (Al Hartmann  |   Tribune file photo)   Rep. Chris Stewart, R-Utah, pictured here in January speaking to the state Legislature, is the state’s least-known member of Congress. Nearly two-thirds of voters come up empty when asked their opinion of him. Utah’s Congressman Who? Rep. Chris Stewart is the state’s unknown politician
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  • POLITICS
    FILE - In this May 24, 1985, file photo, President Ronald Reagan works at his desk in the oval office of the White House as he prepares a speech on tax revision. In an editorial published on June 2, 2016, the San Diego Union-Tribune urged Republican readers to write-in Reagan instead of voting for Donald Trump in California’s GOP primary on June 7, 2016. (AP Photo/Scott Stewart, File) News roundup: Trump compares self with Reagan, but Reagan distanced himself from Trump
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  • (Francisco Kjolseth | The Salt Lake Tribune)   Utah school districts are unfazed by new federal rules regarding bathroom accommodations for transgender students. Mount Jordan Middle School in Sandy has unisex-bathrooms located in every hallway. Kirby: Worried about transgender people in your bathroom? I’ve seen worse
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