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ROY, Utah (AP) — A Utah woman is trying to come back from the dead, at least in the federal government's eyes. Barbara Murphy, of Roy, told the Deseret News this week that a death certificate has made it appear that she died in July 2014. The Social Security Administration has been trying to reclaim two years' worth of payments as a result.

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The results of a Republican primary race in southern Utah will stand despite the improper actions of a candidate's wife. Judge Lyle Anderson ruled this week against overturning the results in the primary election for Wayne County commissioner. Anderson says Coral Brinkerhoff improperly used her position but that it didn't have a huge impact on the results.

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah man has pleaded guilty to child abuse charges in the death of his 17-month-old stepson. Codey Levi Jolley was initially charged with murder but entered a plea Friday to lesser counts of child abuse homicide and child abuse. The 28-year-old faces up to 15 years in prison.

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Health officials are investigating multiple cases of viral meningitis at a Utah County high school. The Utah County Health Department confirmed Friday nearly 10 students at Lone Peak High School are suffering from meningitis. Department spokeswoman Aislynn Tolman-Hill says school officials won't have to disrupt classes.

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