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'Pay to Stay' continues in some Utah jails, despite judge's ruling

04/19/2014 11:15am
As Davis County sheriff's officials wait to see how their Pay for Stay dilemma at the jail plays out, other adult detention facilities in Utah are going about their business as usual.

New UVU building offers students a space for fitness, meditation

04/19/2014 11:36am
Utah Valley University officials held a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Thursday for a new student wellness center on campus.

I-15 upgrade underway in south Davis County

04/19/2014 1:03pm
South Davis County motorists will have to deal with the pain of orange barrels and lane restrictions for the foreseeable future before realizing the pleasure of expanded highway driving sometime next year.

Words carry a lot of weight in battle against obesity, researchers say

04/19/2014 1:27pm
Public and private health partners learned this week that the words used in the battle to lose weight may make all the difference.

Western states want control of public lands

04/19/2014 1:44pm
A public lands summit at the Utah State Capitol drew top legislative leaders from eight Western states who are trying map out a plan to gain control of certain federal lands within their borders. They say mismanagement is damaging landscapes.

British diplomat touts UK, Utah trade relations

04/19/2014 3:01pm
Speaking before an audience of local business leaders Wednesday at the Salt Lake Chamber, Sir Peter Westmacott, British ambassador to the United States, touted the U.K.'s business relationship with the U.S. and its importance to both countries.

Salt Lake City receives grant money to improve 'food desert'

04/19/2014 4:26pm
The Salt Lake City School District earned a $529,811 federal grant to initiate and enhance opportunities for physical activity and nutritional education in schools.

Utah unemployment rate rises slightly in March

04/19/2014 5:48pm
Utah's unemployment rate for March is at 4.1 percent. Officials say 35,800 jobs have been added to the Utah economy since March of 2013.

Little Sahara holds ribbon-cutting ceremony for helicopter pads

04/19/2014 7:41pm
Many people enjoy camping and having outdoor fun at Little Sahara, and the Bureau of Land Management now has another way to help people when they get hurt.

Police make arrest in Taylorsville homicide case

04/19/2014 8:30pm
Unified police arrest man in connection with a Taylorsville murder.

Motorist attacked, stabbed to death in Salt Lake City

04/19/2014 8:36pm
A 33-year-old man was stabbed to death in his vehicle near 500 West and 100 South in Salt Lake City early Saturday morning. Police are looking for the two attackers, who a witness said fled on foot.

Toddler shot by sister dies at hospital

04/19/2014 8:45pm
A 2-year-old boy has died after being accidentally shot by his 3-year- old sister. The toddler underwent emergency surgery and was flown to Primary Children's Hospital but died late Friday night, according to the Cache County Sheriff's Office.

3.2 magnitude earthquake reported outside Tooele

04/19/2014 9:58pm
A 3.2 magnitude earthquake occurred outside Tooele Saturday evening.

Man taken into custody after barricading himself in apartment

04/19/2014 10:40pm
A man has been taken into custody after SWAT responded to Wedgewood Willow Apartments following a welfare check.