Report suggests ways to deal with high number of deaths in Utah's county jails
A state panel has made recommendations for dealing with the high number of deaths in Utah's county jails, including mental health screening for new inmates.
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Brittany Tait, KSL TV | Posted Dec 9th - 9:02am
Vandals defaced and tagged more than 12 homes in a Midvale neighborhood early Saturday morning.
Sean Walker, KSL.com | Posted Dec 9th - 8:16am
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Martha Mendoza and Garance Burke, Associated Press | Posted Dec 9th - 7:35am
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Katie McKellar, KSL | Updated Dec 8th - 10:23pm
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Elaine Ganley and John Leicester, Associated Press | Posted Dec 8th - 10:16pm
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Annie Knox, KSL | Posted Dec 8th - 9:23pm
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John Bonifield, CNN | Posted Dec 8th - 7:46pm
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Marjorie Cortez, KSL | Posted Dec 8th - 7:09pm
After reviewing the membership of the School Safety Advisory Committee, members of a state school board committee Friday noted a need for the voices of students, parents and front-line school employees such as teachers and school secretaries.
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Provo business owners are celebrating the end of construction and the completion of the Utah Valley Express bus rapid transit system.
The Associated Press | Posted Dec 8th - 5:17pm
Sam Merrill scored 19 points and Utah State held off Weber State's late run for a 76-67 victory on Saturday.
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- Report suggests ways to deal with high number of deaths in Utah's county jails