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Here is the latest Utah news from The Associated Press

By The Associated Press | Posted - Sep. 19, 2014 at 7:00 a.m.



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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Health insurance rates on Utah's federally-run online marketplace are about 5.7 percent higher this year. Utah Insurance Department Commissioner Todd Kiser says anyone who enrolled in a plan last year should shop around to see if they can get a better deal. More health plans are awaiting approval for the marketplace this year.

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Provo doctor Martin MacNeill is scheduled to be sentenced today in the death of his wife. The 58-year-old MacNeill could face 15 years to life on the murder charge and another one to 15 years on an obstruction of justice conviction. His wife was found drugged and dead in the bathtub of her home in 2007.

LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Authorities say an Idaho man who hadn't returned home from a picture-taking excursion in Utah was found dead in a river. Cache County deputies say they found the body of 62-year-old Malad resident Burt Singleton floating in the waters of the Logan River yesterday. Investigators have ruled out foul play.

EAST CARBON, Utah (AP) — Authorities say a 46-year-old worker who died in an accident earlier this week at a Carbon County coal mine was found crushed inside a vehicle he was driving. Authorities say Alejandro Ramirez had been using a mobile diesel can-setter when the vehicle somehow bent and crushed him. The report didn't specify why the vehicle bent.

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