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  1. My view: Move the prison for the sake of better prisoner reformRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Deseret News

    If we pretend the prisoners do not exist while they are incarcerated - or that we would prefer they didn't - we have no one to blame but ourselves when offender outcomes continue to be unacceptably dismal. Utah has a uniquely religious culture, a culture that often espouses important values of charity and forgiveness.

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  2. Christian Stewart writes final chapter on unusual BYU football careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Deseret News

    Officially, BYU quarterback Christian Stewart's final collegiate pass was an interception at the end of the Miami Beach Bowl last December in a 55-48 double-overtime loss. But after deciding to make a personal sacrifice and help out the Cougars during spring practices even though his eligibility was exhausted - who had ever heard of such a thing? - Stewart was able to sling some more passes in a BYU uniform.

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  3. Realtor, would-be renter: Beware of rental scams involving for-sale homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Deseret News

    Realtor Steven Bond had a four-bedroom home listed for $295,000. He was alerted by a would-be renter to a fake online ad for the same home, which was supposed to be available for rent at $1,100 a month.

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  4. Christian Stewart writes final chapter on unusual BYU careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Deseret News

    Now, Christian Stewart can put football in the rearview mirror and finally ride off into the sunset after capping his career with a cameo appearance this spring. It's been fun to just play football for the love of the game.

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  5. How long does it take you to get to work? Those in Utah expect about 22 minutesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Deseret News

    In this Thursday, June 25, 2015 photo shows vehicles on the highway during the morning rush hour, in South Jordan, Utah. Driving around the Salt Lake City area isn't always fast and easy, but the average commute time for motorists in Utah's capital city are less than the national average for metro areas and shorter than many other major Western cities, shows Census data analyzed by The Associated Press.

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  6. Frank Pignanelli & LaVarr Webb: Charleston shooting has sparked national discussion on racismRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Deseret News

    A horrific massacre in a South Carolina church has sparked a national discussion on racism and the symbols of the Confederacy. But, as usually happens in America, tragedy provides a new foundation on which to improve ourselves.

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  7. Actors prepare to fill many roles in HCTO's 'Into the Woods'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Deseret News

    In the upcoming production of the musical "Into the Woods" at Hale Center Theater Orem, there are no lead players - only team players. "I think the most exciting thing that we're doing with this show is the casting itself," director Chris Clark said in an interview.

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  8. Father, son lead officers on chase, hit bus, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Deseret News

    A father and his son were arrested by Orem police Friday after allegedly fleeing from officers and hitting a bus. About 11:30 a.m., police say a shoplifter was seen leaving Shopko, 125 S. State, and getting into a blue Ford Taurus.

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  9. 'A changing face of Utah': Census estimates show diversity among large millennial populationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Deseret News

    Millennials are the most diverse group they've ever been. Hector Merino, a chemical engineering student studies at UVU in Orem, Wednesday, June 24, 2015.

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  10. Miss Nebo Krissia Beatty crowned as Miss Utah 2015 at Capitol TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | Deseret News

    Miss Nebo Krissia Beatty was crowned Miss Utah 2015 Saturday night at Capitol Theatre in Salt Lake City, bringing an end to a week of preliminary competitions involving 51 girls from across the state and a beginning to her year-long journey as the new Miss Utah. As Miss Utah 2015, Beatty will spend a year taking her platform - "Live Well - Change the Focus" - across the state.

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  11. Study: Salt Lake City residents prefer parks, open spaces and trails over golfRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | Deseret News

    Poll results are in, and they're reaffirming city leaders' decision to close at least two city golf courses: Glendale and Jordan River Par-3. Two surveys contracted by Mayor Ralph Becker's office indicate that Salt Lake City residents want open space, parks and trails, but aren't as interested in golf.

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  12. Salt Lake City residents prefer parks and trails over golf, study saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | Deseret News

    The Salt Lake City Council has sent recommendations to Salt Lake City Mayor Ralph Becker to close the Glendale Golf Course in Salt Lake City. Photograph taken on Friday, April 17, 2015.

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  13. Orem Owlz broadcaster quits after promotion sparks national outrageRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | Deseret News

    Orem Owlz players get ready for a workout during media day Saturday, June 14, 2014, at Brent Brown ball field. Orem Owlz broadcaster Joey Zanaboni, who started calling games on Thursday, has resigned as the team's radio voice and media director following a promotion that sparked national outrage on Friday.

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  14. Last workout disappointing for Jazz, but not for BYU's Skyler HalfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | Deseret News

    He had the time of his life Friday morning at the Jazz's practice facility auditioning for Utah along with Dekker, Latvian forward Janis Berzins, Cal Poly Pomona guard Terrence Drisdom and Arkansas guard Rashad Madden. "It was great.

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  15. 'Texting lane' at UVU stairway goes viralRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Deseret News

    Students at Utah Valley University, like on many other campuses, can be seen walking between classes staring at smartphones, checking their email, and seeing who's posting what online. That often leads people to bump into someone, or something, instead of paying attention to what's in front of them.

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  16. Pioneer League baseball: Roger Clemens to throw out first pitch at Orem Owlz's home openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Deseret News

    Roger Clemens, one of the most dominating pitchers in Major League Baseball history, will stage a pitching clinic and throw out the first pitch at the Orem Owlz's home opener against the Ogden Raptors on Saturday at Brent Brown Ballpark. Clemens, who piled up 354 victories and won a record seven Cy Young Awards during his stellar 24-year MLB career, will stage a pitching clinic at 3:30 p.m., then throw out the ceremonial first pitch at 7 p.m. He will not, however, be available for autographs.

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  17. Dick Harmon: U.S. Open competitors, you've been warned: Chambers Bay is a monsterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Deseret News

    From Chris Newsom, Utah's only head professional to host a USGA championship, to a pair of seasoned golfers in the know, the scoop on this year's U.S. Open is that the links-style course outside of Seattle will be tough on the world's top pros. When the U.S. Open kicks off Thursday at Chambers Bay, just outside of Seattle, a score of even par might lead the field.

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  18. Pioneer League baseball: Raptors, Owlz ready to renew O-Town rivalryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Deseret News

    Call it the Pioneer League's O-Town Rivalry. Ogden and Orem, the league's two Beehive State franchises, begin the 2015 season Thursday.

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  19. Stanger, Sloot claim Utah Junior Match Play titlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Deseret News

    Brock Stanger claims he was just hoping to get to the third or fourth round after never making it past the second round in his previous tries at the Utah Junior Golf Association Match Play Championships. Instead, the 17-year-old from Orem survived five rounds of match play this week and ended up as the winner of the boys 15-18 division, defeating Jerzee Houston of Tooele 1 up Friday morning at Davis Park Golf Course.

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  20. Provo, Ogden named among top medium-sized cities for jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Deseret News

    With strong job growth based in part due to the post-recession economic success of Salt Lake City, the report noted, the Provo-Orem metro area ranked first on the list of the top 10 medium sized cities for jobs in the United States. The Ogden-Clearfield metro area came in at No.

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