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3 deaths reported in waning Utah hepatitis A outbreak

3 deaths reported in waning Utah hepatitis A outbreak

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah hepatitis A outbreak has killed three people since spreading from San Diego last year, but it’s on the wane even as other states deal with similar outbreaks, health officials said Thursday. The Utah outbreak of the virus began last year among Salt Lake […]

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Utah girl secretly orders nearly $400 worth of toys online

Utah girl secretly orders nearly $400 worth of toys online

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah mother says she decided to donate nearly $400 worth of toys that her 6-year-old daughter had secretly ordered from Amazon to a Salt Lake City children’s hospital. Catherine Lunt told KSL-TV on Tuesday that she didn’t learn about her daughter’s secret shopping spree until it […]

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Funeral services Friday for Utah code officer killed on duty

Funeral services Friday for Utah code officer killed on duty

WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah (AP) — Funeral services will be held Friday in West Valley City for a municipal code enforcement officer fatally shot while on the job in the Salt Lake City suburb. The public can attend services for 52-year-old Jill Robinson, which begin at 10 a.m. at the […]

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Body of firefighter killed in California returns to Utah

Body of firefighter killed in California returns to Utah

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The body of a Utah firefighter who died battling the largest recorded blaze in California history returned to his home state Wednesday. Cal Fire officials escorted Matthew Burchett’s casket Wednesday to an airport in the Northern California city of Ukiah. Burchett’s wife, brother and a […]

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Ramirez scores twice in 1st start since trade, LAFC wins

Ramirez scores twice in 1st start since trade, LAFC wins

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Christian Ramirez scored his first two goals since joining Los Angeles FC in a trade last week, helping the expansion team beat Real Salt Lake 2-0 on Wednesday night. LAFC acquired the high-scoring forward from Minnesota United on Aug. 6. The Garden Grove, California, left as […]

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Vital US reservoir OK for now, but shortages are on horizon

Vital US reservoir OK for now, but shortages are on horizon

DENVER (AP) — U.S. government water managers say a vital reservoir on the Colorado River will be able to meet the demands of Mexico and Southwestern U.S. states for the next 13 months, but a looming shortage could trigger cutbacks in late 2019. The Bureau of Reclamation released a report […]

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Procession set for Utah firefighter killed in California

Procession set for Utah firefighter killed in California

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah firefighter who died battling the largest recorded blaze in California history will be given a procession as his body is flown back to Salt Lake City. Cal Fire officials were set to escort Matthew Burchett’s casket Wednesday afternoon to an airport in the […]

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Former Utah bank manager sentenced in $565K theft case

Former Utah bank manager sentenced in $565K theft case

OGDEN, Utah (AP) — A former Utah bank manager who was convicted of stealing more than $565,000 was sentenced to more than 2 years in prison. The Standard-Examiner reports 33-year-old Daniel Scott Frischknecht was sentenced in federal court last week, receiving a more severe sentence than expected after he submitted a forged […]

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Federal agency issues proposals for downsized Utah monuments

Federal agency issues proposals for downsized Utah monuments

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The U.S. government is issuing draft proposals for how it would like to manage two national monuments in Utah that were significantly downsized by President Donald Trump last year in a move that angered conservation and tribal groups and triggered lawsuits. The Bureau of Land […]

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Hiker’s body found on Zion National Park trail

Hiker’s body found on Zion National Park trail

SPRINGDALE, Utah (AP) — Authorities at Zion National Park say they’ve found the body of a missing hiker and are working to recover it. Park rangers said in a statement Wednesday that 47-year-old Maurice Harris was found at the dead end of Deertrap Mountain trail, an offshoot of the larger […]

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