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The Latest: Utah avalanche danger on rise through weekend

The Latest: Utah avalanche danger on rise through weekend

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Latest on the winter storms heading across Utah (all times local MDT): 11:30 a.m. The Utah Avalanche Center expects backcountry avalanche danger to rise through the Thanksgiving weekend. The center said Thursday strong winds are already blowing and dense heavy snow is expected late […]

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Man with weed whacker found after report prompts lockdowns

Man with weed whacker found after report prompts lockdowns

CEDAR CITY, Utah (AP) — Three schools in Cedar City were put on lockdown after a driver reported seeing a man carrying an assault rifle in the area, but responding police quickly found a man fitting the description but carrying a weed whacker. The Spectrum reports that the man was doing yard […]

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Utah couple arrested in Washington in death of toddler

Utah couple arrested in Washington in death of toddler

SEATTLE (AP) — Officials say a Utah couple who fled the state after the man was accused of killing the woman’s toddler was arrested at a home in Washington state. The Seattle Times reports Gavin Haar and Brittany Hall were arrested Thursday in Gold Bar. Haar was wanted on a warrant for […]

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Romney says Supreme Court confirmation process ‘awful’

Romney says Supreme Court confirmation process ‘awful’

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Mitt Romney said the bitter fight over Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation shows the Supreme Court nominating process is “awful,” a sentiment his Democratic Senate opponent largely shared even though they differed on how to fix it during a Tuesday debate. Romney, who would have voted for […]

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Romney to debate Democrat Jenny Wilson in Senate race

Romney to debate Democrat Jenny Wilson in Senate race

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — U.S. Senate candidate Mitt Romney will face off against Democratic opponent Jenny Wilson in a debate Tuesday night that could showcase distinct political differences. The two have differed on issues ranging from Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court nomination to a border wall to the GOP-backed federal […]

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Authorities say Utah man apparently drowns in Lake Powell

Authorities say Utah man apparently drowns in Lake Powell

WARM CREEK CANYON, Utah (AP) — A Utah man has apparently drowned in Lake Powell along the Utah-Arizona border. The name of the 47-year-old man from Cedar City won’t be released until his relatives are notified. Glen Canyon National Recreation Area officials received a call about a possible drowning in […]

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Utah highway reopened, fire moves away from Minersville

Utah highway reopened, fire moves away from Minersville

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Authorities have reopened a state highway in southwest Utah that had been closed due to threats from one of a half-dozen wildfires burning across the state. Bureau of Land Management officials said Friday firefighters made good progress overnight on the Black Mountain Fire, which is […]

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Man accused of casino company picnic killing back in Vegas

Man accused of casino company picnic killing back in Vegas

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A former casino employee who was arrested in Texas days after one co-worker was killed and another was wounded at a company picnic in April is back in Nevada to face murder and other charges. Records show that 42-year-old Anthony J. Wrobel arrived early Tuesday at […]

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Cedar City mother pleads not guilty in toddler’s death

Cedar City mother pleads not guilty in toddler’s death

CEDAR CITY, Utah (AP) — A Cedar City woman charged in her 14-month-old daughter’s death has pleaded not guilty. The Spectrum reports 24-year-old Cherokee Dea pleaded not guilty to murder, child abuse and child endangerment charges during an arraignment on Tuesday. Dea’s boyfriend is also facing charges in the girl’s April 17 […]

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Cedar City police search for 63-year-old missing for 2 weeks

Cedar City police search for 63-year-old missing for 2 weeks

ST. GEROGE, Utah (AP) — Cedar City police are looking for a 63-year-old man who has been missing for nearly two weeks. The Spectrum reports that Johnny Dale Rollins was last seen March 27. Family members say Rollins has a history of stroke and signs of dementia. Police Chief Darin Adams says […]

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