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  1. Poll: UVU president viewed most favorable by 3rd District Republicans to take Chaffetz's seatRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | KSL-TV

    In the wake of Rep. Jason Chaffetz's announcement that he will not seek re-election and may step down early, a new poll of Republican voters in Utah's 3rd Congressional District released Friday shows surprising support for Utah Valley University President Matthew Holland to fill the post. "It's actually pretty remarkable that somebody who's never held public office has such high favorability," said Quin Monson, a founding partner of Y2 Analytics, which conducted the poll.

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  2. Local college students bring trendy goat yoga to UtahRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KSL-TV

    They tried to start a couple of small businesses together in high school. But their latest venture took quite the turn for these 22-year-olds: yoga.

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  3. BYU's Dave Rose confirms 4 player departures, 5 additions to hoops programRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KSL-TV

    If recruiting is the lifeblood of college basketball, transfers are quickly becoming the plasma donation centers scattered around the country. Even a team like BYU, which had just two seniors on its roster in 2016-17, seems to be hit by departures.

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  4. No. 3 BYU men's volleyball comfortable on road in march through postseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 20 | KSL-TV

    Few in college volleyball would deny that the No. 3 BYU men's volleyball team has made a fortress of its home court, the old-school Smith Fieldhouse, against opposing teams.

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  5. Alleged bank robber was previously wanted for questioning in Elizabeth Smart kidnappingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 19 | KSL-TV

    A man who was once wanted for questioning in connection with the kidnapping of Elizabeth Smart has been arrested for a series of bank robberies in Salt Lake County. Bret Michael Edmunds, 41, was arrested Tuesday by a task force consisting of local and federal officers about 10:20 p.m. Tuesday.

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  6. Provo teen under investigation for allegedly making bombsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 18 | KSL-TV

    A 14-year-old Provo boy has been referred to 4th District Juvenile Court for allegedly keeping bomb-making materials in a shed behind his house. Now police are trying to figure out how many explosives the boy may have set off, and whether he had any hurtful intentions or was just being mischievous.

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  7. 'We need your help': Family of woman who vanished in Provo pleads for informationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 14 | KSL-TV

    Two years after a young woman vanished in broad daylight from Provo's quiet city center, her family is calling on Utahns not to stop looking for her. Smiling out from photos that have been continually shared since she disappeared, Elizabeth Elena Laguna-Salgado's image continues to circulate as the family begs for information about the last day she was seen and asks the public to watch for any sign of her.

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  8. Utah officials close Bridal Veil Falls for renovationsRead the original story

    Friday Apr 14 | KSL-TV

    Utah County Public Works Director Richard Nielson says the area will be closed for about eight weeks while workers remove two old tram structures located at the top and bottom of the waterfall and a burned-down restaurant. The waterfall is a popular attraction at the Provo Canyon that draws in thousands of tourists.

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  9. Bridal Veil Falls area temporarily closed as old tram, restaurant removed from cliffRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 13 | KSL-TV

    A popular hiking trail along the Provo River will close for as long as eight weeks as crews remove remains from an old tram and restaurant at Bridal Veil Falls. The closure, which began on Wednesday, is part of a $1 million project to improve the area that once was home to a popular tourist destination.

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  10. Chauncey goes 4-for-4 as BYU defense overpowers Utah Valley baseballRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 11 | KSL-TV

    When BYU baseball took a 6-0 lead after catcher Dave Clawson stroked a three-run homer outside of Brent Brown Ballpark, the Cougars knew things were going right in the first of a three-game rivalry series with Utah Valley. Tanner Chauncey was 4-for-4 with an RBI and a run scored, and Clawson and Keaton Kringle each went 2-for-4 to help lift BYU to an 8-3 win over the Wolverines for the visitors' fourth-straight win Tuesday night.

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  11. Provo company offering free personalized life history videosRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 11 | KSL-TV

    Despite the best intentions, frequent journal writing can often fall by the wayside during the chaos of life. One Provo company, however, wants to make it a little easier to not only remember one's own personal history but pass it along.

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  12. Cedar Hills tests soil after sediment released in riverRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 29 | KSL-TV

    The city of Cedar Hills is testing water and soil to determine if there were any heavy metals in sediment that flowed down a river in American Fork Canyon last August and made its way to the city's irrigation water. Cedar Hills Mayor Gary Gygi said Tuesday that samples were taken at areas that were irrigated at the time of the spill.

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  13. Sneaky sneaker thieves pilfer from Provo porchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 28 | KSL-TV

    A Provo man was hoping to identify a group of people caught on surveillance video taking shoes from his front porch. Nate Nelson was hosting a party at his house Saturday night when the surveillance cameras captured three men and two women hanging around the porch.

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  14. US water manager warning of snowmelt flood potential in UtahRead the original story

    Mar 28, 2017 | KSL-TV

    "Knuckleball" weather including rapid melts of heavy snowpack has a federal water manager warning Utah residents to watch for flooding in coming weeks. Wayne Pullan, U.S. Bureau of Reclamation Provo office manager, tells the Deseret News that higher flows than usual are expected in Cache and Utah counties.

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  15. Road to Understanding: Students at Provo High fear farm way of life may disappearRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2017 | KSL-TV

    There aren't many kids these days who are willing to get their hands dirty. But for the 18 students in Provo's Future Farmers of America club, dirt under your nails is a badge of honor.

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  16. No. 1 Long Beach State exacts revenge with sweep of No. 3 BYU in volleyballRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2017 | KSL-TV

    T.J. DeFalco posted a match-high 13 kills, and Kyle Ensing added 10 more in an other-worldly hitting night to help No. 1 Long Beach State exact revenge on No.

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  17. Provo mom gets probation, ankle monitor for death of baby in DUI crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | KSL-TV

    A Provo woman will serve 36 months of probation on a GPS monitor for the death of her baby, who died after the woman was involved in a DUI crash with the child unbuckled on her lap. A jail sentence for Susanne McClellan, 39, was suspended Tuesday so long as the woman serves 240 days probation as part of the GPS monitoring program, according to court documents.

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  18. San Juan County's population growing faster than any other county in the nationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | KSL-TV

    While it's no secret Utah's population is growing at a rate little seen elsewhere, San Juan County has taken an unprecedented lead, growing faster than any other county in the nation. According to U.S. Census Bureau data released early Thursday morning, San Juan County nabbed the top spot while Wasatch County came in as the fourth-fastest growing county and Juab County as the ninth.

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  19. What's next for BYU basketball? A lot of workRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2017 | KSL-TV

    That's not a referendum on any fan's motivation, or a call that the Cougars were potential national championship contenders in a season when only two seniors started on the active roster and none finished on it. But the goal of any college program - BYU included - is to make the NCAA Tournament, and the Cougars fell well short of that expectation with Wednesday night's loss to UT Arlington in the first round of the National Invitation Tournament.

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  20. Pups help crews save people from avalanches on Wasatch FrontRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2017 | KSL-TV

    The Daily Herald of Provo reports that the dogs and their handlers are on call every day in the winter, ready to help respond to disasters from Ogden to Spanish Fork and any other part of the Wasatch Front. For the dogs, which were selected by Wasatch Backcountry Rescue when they were puppies, the rescues are fun.

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