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Hornibrook shines, No. 10 Wisconsin rolls 40-6 over BYU

Wisconsin BYU Football

Alex Hornibrook threw for four touchdowns and 256 yards as No. 10 Wisconsin eased to a 40-6 victory...

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Utah school nurse shortage leave nurses with heavy workloads

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah’s school nursing shortage slightly worsened over the past year, leaving school nurses with six times the recommended students under their care, according to a new state report. Utah’s school enrollment continues to grow every year, but school nursing levels have not kept...


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Mom convicted in malnourished-boy case appeals sentence

ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — A southern Utah woman whose malnourished son was found in a feces-strewn bathroom is appealing her sentence of up to 45 years on child abuse charges. Court records show the 36-year-old mother has filed a notice of appeal in the case. Her lawyer has said she was overwhelmed...


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Wellsville promises to change battle reenactment tradition

WELLSVILLE, Utah (AP) — Wellsville city officials say in a letter to residents that they will make changes to an annual reenactment tradition that could be considered offensive to Native Americans. The Salt Lake Tribune reports (http://bit.ly/2xveoIU ) Wellsville’s “Sham Battle” features...


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BC-ID--Intermountain Grain & Livestock, ID

POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) — Idaho Farm Bureau Intermountain Grain and Livestock Report Tuesday, September 19, 2017. Bids subject to change. BLACKFOOT __ soft white 3.60, unchanged; hard red winter 4.40, unchanged; DNS 5.60, down 5; hard white 4.50, unchanged; BURLEY __ soft white 3.78, unchanged; hard...


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Company guilty of trafficking oils from endangered plants

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah-based essential oils company pleaded guilty to illegally trafficking therapeutic oils from Peru and Nepal. The Deseret News reports (http://bit.ly/2xeOjvI ) the U.S. Department of Justice says Lehi-based Young Living Essential Oils must pay $760,000 and develop a plan...


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Huntsman says Moscow's meddling led to low level of trust

Congress Russia Ambassador

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman, President Donald Trump’s nominee to be U.S. ambassador to Russia, told Congress on Tuesday that Moscow’s meddling in the 2016 presidential election led directly to the lack of trust between the two former Cold War foes. Appearing before the Senate...


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4 US monuments to be scaled back hold artifacts, key habitat

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke’s recommendation to shrink four sprawling national monuments in the U.S. West jeopardizes protections for ancient cliff dwellings, scenic canyons and habitat for endangered fish and threatened Mojave desert tortoises. The recommendations, revealed...


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4 US monuments to be scaled back hold artifacts, key habitat

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke’s recommendation to shrink four sprawling national monuments in the U.S. West jeopardizes protections for ancient cliff dwellings, scenic canyons and habitat for endangered fish and threatened Mojave desert tortoises. The recommendations, revealed...


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3.3 magnitude earthquake shakes up Park City Monday morning

Park City earthquake

At 11:21 a.m. Monday, Sept. 18, an earthquake was reported at Summit Peak, about seven miles northwest of Park City, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.


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Man sues jail where wife died of withdrawal, dehydration

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The husband of a woman who died in the Weber County Jail has filed a wrongful-death lawsuit in federal court. A state medical examiner’s report attributed the woman’s death to narcotics withdrawal and dehydration. The Standard-Examiner reports (http://bit.ly/2fgvfZr ) that the...


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