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LOGAN, Utah (AP) — The search for a missing 5-year-old girl has stretched into a third day in Utah, with the child's family saying they are overwhelmed, scared and saddened by her disappearance. Jill Parker, a victim's advocate with the Cache County Attorney's Office, read the family's statement at a brief news conference in Logan.
WENATCHEE, Wash. (AP) — A young woman from Utah was killed when her car drifted into oncoming traffic and collided with two other vehicles near Wenatchee. KOMO-TV reports the crash happened on State Route 97A at about 1:55 a.m. Sunday.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah officials say they are receiving more complaints about abuse of vulnerable and elderly residents as those over 65 become the fastest-growing age group in the state. The Deseret News reports that allegations of elder abuse reported to Utah Adult Protective Services have increased 40 percent between 2014 and 2017. The reports detail financial, physical and sexual exploitation of older people in long-term care facilities and their private homes.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — A 150-year-old document that allowed Navajos to return to their homeland in the Four Corners region where Arizona, New Mexico, Utah and Colorado meet is destined for a permanent home at the tribe's museum. A tribal legislative committee is expected to vote Tuesday to accept an original copy of the 1868 treaty with the U.S. government. The treaty had been in an early 19th century home in Massachusetts but was widely believed to have been missing.
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