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  1. Utah among 'most successful states'; Provo-Orem among 'most educated'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Deseret News

    Zippia used poverty levels, median household income and the unemployment rates of each state to determine its rankings. Utah finished No.

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  2. Judge likely to order new trial for Orem man convicted of murdering wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Deseret News

    The decision of whether to order a new trial for an imprisoned Orem man who has long maintained he didn't murder his wife may come down to about 2 feet. Attorneys for Conrad Truman, 34, have argued that evidence was misrepresented at his trial, pushing a jury to convict him of murdering his 25-year-old wife, Heidy Truman.

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  3. UTA approves funding for Provo-Orem bus rapid transit systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Deseret News

    The Utah Transit Authority board of trustees voted Friday to approve the advanced funding necessary to support the development of a Transportation Improvement Project in Utah County. UTA and the Utah Department of Transportation are proposing to build a bus rapid transit system through Provo and Orem with construction starting this summer and completion expected in about two years.

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  4. UTA approves funding for Provo-Orem bus rapid transit systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Deseret News

    The Utah Transit Authority Board of Trustees Friday approved the funding necessary to support the development of a Transportation Improvement Project in Utah County. UTA and UDOT are proposing to build a bus rapid transit system in both cities.

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  5. UVU volleyball: Utah Valley earns NCAA Public Recognition AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Deseret News

    Members of the Utah Valley women's volleyball team celebrate together in front of a large crowd against BYU at UVU's PE Building in Orem last season. The Wolverine team earned the NCAA Public Recognition Award for the second-straight season after putting up a perfect 1,000 APR score.

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  6. This Is the Place park offers more than Mormon heritageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | Deseret News

    Shane Etsitty performs a men's fancy dance while Tiffany Singer, Kaleb Robb and Shelly Willie, front row left to right, sing and drum inside the teepee at the Native American Village at This Is The Place Heritage Park in Salt Lake City on Wednesday, July 6, 2016. The park's new Native American Village is now open to the public.

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  7. Taylor, Tischner saying goodbye to school board serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | Deseret News

    Deborah Taylor hasn't regretted agreeing to run for election and to serve on the Alpine School District Board of Education 12 years ago. Both will be leaving their school board positions at the end of the year, not having filed to run for re-election.

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  8. Summer cinema: Theaters offer summer movie options geared toward familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Deseret News

    When Michael Daniels was a child, his mother made sure not only that he was entertained in the summer but also that his entertainment was safe and uplifting. "My mother wanted to make sure I always had something wholesome and safe to do during the summer," Daniels wrote in an email to the Deseret News.

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  9. Summer at the cinema: Theaters offer summer movie options geared toward children, familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Deseret News

    Several theaters throughout Utah are offering family friendly movie options this summer, including SCERA Center for the Arts in Orem, Water Gardens Theatres in Salt Lake and Utah counties, and Cinemark and Megaplex theaters. When Michael Daniels was a child, his mother made sure not only that he was entertained in the summer but also that his entertainment was safe and uplifting.

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  10. Public lands lawyers billed Utah for luxury flights, hotelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Deseret News

    Lawyers hired to help Utah prepare a $14 million lawsuit against the federal government for control of public lands billed the state for first-class airfare, stays at luxury hotels and steakhouse meals, according to invoices flagged Wednesday by a watchdog group. The expenses were submitted over the past year by legal consultants from New Orleans and San Diego who were hired by Utah lawmakers on a public lands commission.

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  11. Discarded fireworks spark three house fires in two daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Deseret News

    And a grass fire in Salt Lake City early Tuesday was sparked by a large group of people neglecting fireworks rules, according to fire authorities. Just after midnight, firefighters were called to a house fire at 848 W. 1860 North in Orem.

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  12. Discarded fireworks heavily damage Orem homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Deseret News

    Just after midnight, Orem firefighters were called to a report of a house fire at 848 W. 1860 North. They arrived to find the exterior of the house heavily involved in flames, said Orem Battalion Chief Ryan Peterson.

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  13. Photos: Freedom Festival events offer lessons in patriotismRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 2 | Deseret News

    Children participate in a "boot camp" at the Cries of Freedom at SCERA Park in Orem on Saturday, July 2, 2016. Children participate in a "boot camp" at the Cries of Freedom, part of this year's Freedom Festival, at SCERA Park in Orem on Saturday.

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  14. Freedom Festival events offer lessons in patriotismRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 2 | Deseret News

    Children participate in a "boot camp" at the Cries of Freedom at SCERA Park in Orem on Saturday, July 2, 2016. Children participate in a "boot camp" at the Cries of Freedom, part of this year's Freedom Festival, at SCERA Park in Orem on Saturday.

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  15. Lessons learned from 1996 season still ring true for former BYU football players 20 years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | Deseret News

    What the former BYU running back ultimately did that day when the Cougars faced rival Utah in 1996 was even more valuable: he learned a critical lesson that could be applied outside the bounds of the football field. "What really got me burning is that Ron McBride didn't know my name.

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  16. UVU volleyball: 2016 schedule announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | Deseret News

    The Utah Valley women's volleyball team celebrates during a match against BYU on Sept. 19, 2015, at UVU's PE Building in Orem.

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  17. Hale Center Theater Orem to stage 'Xanadu' to raise money...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Deseret News

    Hale Center Theater Orem is mounting a benefit production of "Xanadu" to raise funds for director Chris Clark, who was recently diagnosed with Lou Gehrig's disease. Hale Center Theater in Orem is bringing "Xanadu" back to the stage with many members of its 2013 cast to raise money for director Chris Clark, who was recently diagnosed with Lou Gehrig's disease, also known as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.

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  18. Interim education chief Sydnee Dickson appointed as state superintendentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Deseret News

    Sydnee Dickson was chosen Thursday to lead the Utah State Office of Education as the state superintendent of public instruction. The decision came in a unanimous vote by the Utah State Board of Education after final interviews with Dickson and Alpine School District educator Taran Chun, the other finalist for the position.

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  19. How the tech industry grew a rural Utah town by 417 percent in just one yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Deseret News

    That's what's left of Margaret Robins' 40-acre family poultry farm in Vineyard, which once flourished with alfalfa, wheat, corn and thousands of chickens. Now, where the land used to stretch miles west toward Utah Lake, neighborhoods have sprouted.

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  20. Blossoming Vineyard: Utah County's prosperity spills over into the once small townRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Deseret News

    Cumorah and Robert Holdaway pose for a photograph at their home in Vineyard on Thursday, June 9, 2016. In the background are homes built on land that used to be the Holdaways' dairy farm before it was sold to a residential developer.

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