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Community effort aims to curb opioid overdose, misuse

Marjorie Cortez  |  Posted  Oct 24th - 9:53pm

A collaborative effort led by Intermountain Healthcare is resulting in changes in prescribing practices, more access to treatment, and greater public awareness about opioid misuse and overdose.

Girl Scout cookie cereal is a real thing and happening soon

Aaron Smith, CNN  |  Posted  Oct 24th - 9:25pm

When fans of Girl Scout cookies place their orders next year, they won't have to wait weeks for the boxes to arrive. They'll only have to wait till breakfast.

Mike Pence to make campaign stop in Salt Lake City

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  Oct 24th - 8:57pm

Republican vice presidential nominee and Indiana Gov. Mike Pence will make a campaign stop in Salt Lake City on Wednesday, campaign officials confirmed Monday.

Homeowner goes all out for Halloween to help family in need

Tania Mashburn  |  Posted  Oct 24th - 8:36pm

There’s a house in Orem that's become known for going all out for Halloween. For years it’s been a popular attraction for neighbors, but this year Halloween on Main Street is bigger and better — and all for a good cause.

Write-in candidate vying for votes against SL County councilman

Katie McKellar  |  Posted  Oct 24th - 7:51pm

Jeff White said he filed as an independent, write-in candidate because he's been troubled by pending audits into Unified Fire Authority spending and questions surrounding its top leaders.

Competing polls give Love edge on Owens in Utah's 4th District

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  Oct 24th - 7:03pm

Republican Rep. Mia Love continues to have an edge over Democratic challenger Doug Owens in Utah's 4th Congressional District, two new polls show.

Heber City man killed in head-on collision with semi

Ben Lockhart  |  Posted  Oct 24th - 6:32pm

A Heber City man died Monday when his car crossed into oncoming traffic on U.S. 189.

Judge orders life sentences in kidnapping of mom, 4 daughters

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  Oct 24th - 6:23pm

Dereck James "DJ" Harrison was ordered to prison Monday for joining his father in kidnapping a woman and her four daughters — part of a crime spree that police say included kidnapping and murdering a Utah Transit Authority employee in Wyoming.

Here's why your choice for president may impact global trade in Utah

Jasen Lee  |  Posted  Oct 24th - 6:18pm

Clinton or Trump? The future leader will have big impact on the future of global trade.

Record heat, dismal snowpack paint lackluster water year

Amy Joi O'Donoghue  |  Posted  Oct 24th - 6:08pm

The water year that ended Sept. 30 was disappointing, with little snowpack that was soon whittled away in a dry, early spring. Record-setting heat over the summer challenged water managers, but reservoir levels did not drop as much as feared.

Witness: Officers in polygamous towns try to stop evictions

Jacques Billeaud, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 24th - 5:30pm

A key witness in the federal government's effort to disband the police department in a polygamous community on the Arizona-Utah border told a judge Monday that officers routinely turn a blind eye to property crimes.

Southern Utah wildfire 80% contained, officials say

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 24th - 5:04pm

Fire officials in southern Utah are reporting 80 percent containment of a wildfire that has been burning for more than a week in the Shurtz Canyon area near Kanarraville Mountain.

Piano Guys ‘not giving up,’ continuing search for missing daughter

Tracie Snowder  |  Posted  Oct 24th - 4:42pm

Family, friends and other volunteers are continuing to look for 21-year-old Anna Schmidt on Monday, despite local officials suspending search and rescue efforts.

Man charged with 2 Magna killings from 2015

McKenzie Romero  |  Posted  Oct 24th - 3:46pm

Criminal charges were filed Monday in two Magna killings more than a year ago that police have long believed are connected.

One-fourth of US cancer deaths are due to smoking; Utah has lowest rate

Lindsey Tanner, Associated Press  |  Posted  Oct 24th - 12:31pm

Cigarettes contribute to more than 1 in 4 cancer deaths in the U.S. Utah has the lowest cancer death rate and the highest is among men in southern states where smoking is more common and tobacco control policies are less strict.

Trump bests Clinton in two-way race in Utah, poll shows

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted  Oct 24th - 11:55am

Without third-party candidates on the ballot, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump would win Utah, a new poll shows.

3 tips for great hunting etiquette

Spencer Durrant, Contributor  |  Posted  Oct 24th - 11:29am

With Utah's general deer season in full swing, here are a few tips and reminders to help you have a great, memorable hunting experience in 2016.

Bountiful family asks for help finding stolen camping trailer

Nicole Vowell  |  Posted  Oct 24th - 9:17am

A family from Bountiful is asking for the public's help to bring back their second home.

ICYMI: 10 stories from the weekend

Xoel Cardenas and Sean Walker  |  Posted  Oct 24th - 7:30am

Here are 10 stories you may have missed this weekend. As always, click on the headline to read the full story.

Search suspended for missing daughter of one of Utah's 'Piano Guys'

Xoel Cardenas  |  Posted  Oct 23rd - 10:48pm

Portland search and rescue officials said they were suspending the search for 21-year-old Anna Schmidt, the daughter of Utah musician Jon Schmidt of The Piano Guys.