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  1. Utah man describes 'nightmare' conditions in Venezuela jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | Deseret News

    Laurie Holt holds a photograph of her son Josh Holt, while daughters Jenna, left, Katie, right, and husband Jason look on at her home Wednesday, July 13, 2016, in Riverton, Utah. Josh Holt, an 24-year-old American man jailed in Venezuela has been allowed to meet with U.S. diplomats two weeks after he and his new bride were arrested on weapons charges, a United States official said Wednesday, July 13, 2016.

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  2. Some users cut off from Utah Lake water due to low levelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 10 | Deseret News

    The state engineer cut off a group of Utah Lake users from further water diversions for the first time in the history of a 24-year-old management plan in a decision announced Wednesday. The 1992 Utah Lake Management Plan divides users into two groups - primary and secondary - in a classification that has nothing to do with the purpose or type of water being used.

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  3. Facebook data center may break ground this month in W.J. despite concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 8 | Deseret News

    Days after a secretive plan to lure a Facebook data center to West Jordan was made public, officials said it's on a fast track for a groundbreaking, despite concerns raised by some local leaders. In fact, the company hopes to break ground by the end of the month, West Jordan Mayor Kim Rolfe said Monday.

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  4. High school football: Riverton Silverwolves 2016 previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 8 | Deseret News

    After winning 10 games in 2014 and reaching the 5A semifinals, the program stumbled to just two victories last season, and none in Region 4. It was not what Brent Hawkins envisioned in his first season as Riverton head coach after serving as an assistant at the school for 14 years. "Sometimes it cycles through a little bit.

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  5. High school football: Riverton Silverwolves 2016 previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 8 | Deseret News

    After winning 10 games in 2014 and reaching the 5A semifinals, the program stumbled to just two victories last season, and none in Region 4. It was not what Brent Hawkins envisioned in his first season as Riverton head coach after serving as an assistant at the school for 14 years. "Sometimes it cycles through a little bit.

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  6. 8 families, 189 pounds: Heart health challenge inspires changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 5 | Deseret News

    Kylee Pitcher, 9, smiles as she plays with her brother, Corbin, 2, at the My Heart Challenge award banquet at Intermountain Medical Center in Murray on Friday, Aug. 5, 2016. The Pitcher family won the challenge.

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  7. Secret moves to lure Facebook data center to West Jordan questionedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 5 | Deseret News

    But Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams said Friday he has serious concerns about the impact it could have on taxpayers and their water resources - not just in West Jordan, but also throughout the entire Salt Lake Valley. What's more, the mayor worries the process has been too rapid and secretive for West Jordan residents to fully understand what may be coming to their city and the full impact it may have.

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  8. Amid algal bloom scare, Riverton residents can now use water for crops, gardensRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2016 | Deseret News

    A private lab's test results released Friday show that a particular toxin is absent in secondary water contaminated with blue-green algae, or cyanobacteria, leading city officials here to turn on irrigation supplies for residents and farmers. The Utah Department of Agriculture and Food lifted its advisory warning people to refrain from watering crops, gardens or livestock with water from canals or Jordan River water in Salt Lake County, but kept it in place for livestock consumption of Utah Lake water.

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  9. Secondary water once again flowing to Riverton amid algal bloom scareRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2016 | Deseret News

    A private lab's test results released Friday show that a particular toxin is absent in secondary water contaminated with blue-green algae, or cyanobacteria, leading city officials here to turn on irrigation supplies for residents and farmers. The Utah Department of Agriculture and Food lifted its advisory warning people to refrain from watering crops, gardens or livestock with water from canals or Jordan River water in Salt Lake County, but kept it in place for livestock consumption of Utah Lake water.

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  10. Venezuela presents details in weapons case against Utah manRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2016 | Deseret News

    Laurie Holt holds a photograph of her son Josh Holt, while daughters Jenna, left, Katie, right, and husband Jason look on at her home Wednesday, July 13, 2016, in Riverton, Utah. Josh Holt, an 24-year-old American man jailed in Venezuela has been allowed to meet with U.S. diplomats two weeks after he and his new bride were arrested on weapons charges, a United States official said Wednesday, July 13, 2016.

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  11. Maple Mountain graduate Taylor LaMont wins national title in Greco-RomanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 | Deseret News

    Recent 2016 Maple Mountain graduate Taylor LaMont won the title in USA Wrestling Junior Nationals in Greco-Roman wrestling at 132 pounds. The tournament, hosted in Fargo, North Dakota, features the best youth wrestlers across the country.

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  12. Toxic algal bloom impacting people, animals and farms in 2 countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | Deseret News

    More than 330 people and animals were exposed to toxins caused by a large algal bloom that erupted at Utah Lake and spread to the Jordan River system, prompting advisories to stay out of the water and causing concerns over farmers' crops. Riverton shut down its secondary water system, and the Welby Jacob Canal Co.

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  13. Blood donors 'pay it forward' to honor community heroesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2016 | Deseret News

    Dustin Cahoon joins others in donating blood in West Jordan on Friday, July 1, 2016. The drive was held in honor of West Jordan police officer Cory Jensen, who is recovering from Guillain-Barre syndrome.

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  14. 1-year-old Riverton boy left in hot car, expected to surviveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2016 | Deseret News

    A 1-year-old boy has been upgraded from critical condition and is expected to survive after police say he was left in a hot car for more than two hours Sunday. Unified police reported that the boy was found in a car outside a home, 4916 W. Kessler Peak Drive, about 3 p.m. It was more than 150 degrees inside the car when the child was found still strapped in his car seat in the back of the vehicle, Unified Police Lt.

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  15. BYU baseball: Shaver named ABCA/Rawlings Third-Team All-AmericanRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2016 | Deseret News

    Designated hitter Colton Shaver of BYU has been named Rawlings Third-Team All-American by the American Baseball Coaches Association. The 6-foot-1 sophomore from Riverton, Utah, via Jordan High School, was named last week to the West ABCA/Rawlings All-Region first team.

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  16. Man charged with threats of terrorism, robbery in holdup of Riverton bankRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Deseret News

    A Lehi man was charged Thursday in connection with a bank robbery earlier this week that caused the evacuation of about a dozen businesses. Douglas Kay McEwan, 60, is charged in 3rd District Court with aggravated robbery, a first-degree felony, and making a threat of terrorism, a second-degree felony, for allegedly presenting a device to Wells Fargo bank tellers Monday, claiming it was a bomb.

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  17. 5A softball: Riverton rallies past West with 2-run home run that was supposed to be a buntRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Deseret News

    With the game-tying run on second base, Riverton catcher Katie Adler turned to the on-deck batter to tell her she was going to bunt. "I told Al , 'I'm bunting, and you're going to score her,'" said Adler, who admitted the decision was motivated in part because she's been in a bit of a hitting slump.

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  18. Ultimate disc: High school championships being held this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Deseret News

    Eight girls and boys ultimate disc high school club teams will battle to be named Utah's best this weekend. Eight girls and boys ultimate disc high school club teams will battle to be named Utah's best this weekend.

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  19. Riverton educator named Jordan District's Teacher of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Deseret News

    Sanya Payne, a first-grade teacher at Riverton Elementary, has been named the Jordan School District's Teacher of the Year.

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  20. Angelman syndrome walk to raise funds, awarenessRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | Deseret News

    The Angelman syndrome Walk raises money and awareness for the rare neuro-genetic disorder. It will be held in Riverton on May 21. Aiden Gilbert is a happy 11-year-old from South Jordan.

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