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  1. Riverton students learn Veterans Day lessons from wounded soldierRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 12 | Deseret News

    For most children, Veterans Day and the consequences of military service are what they read about in books. But students at a Riverton grade school got a firsthand account Monday of the pain and passion that comes with wearing a U.S. military uniform.

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  2. Salt Lake County sheriff, district attorney poised to win re-electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 6 | Deseret News

    Incumbent Democrat Sim Gill appeared headed to another term as district attorney as he held a 57 percent to 43 ahead of Republican challenger Nathan Evershed. "We are optimistic," Gill said.

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  3. 5A and 6A volleyball tournaments feature undefeated region champs, abundance of talent, experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 31 | Deseret News

    When it comes to state volleyball playoffs, even the most heavily favored teams understand anything can happen in the two-day tournament. "I think some of our strengths are the same as the to teams," said top-ranked Box Elder head coach Kristine Harding.

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  4. Salt Lake County sheriff candidates are similar, but each believes their vision is bestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 30 | Deseret News

    Both Justin Hoyal and Rosie Rivera were the faces of the department for many years, acting as the sheriff's public information officer. Hoyal was chief deputy under former Sheriff Jim Winder.

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  5. Citing unsuccessful negotiations with Unified police, Riverton takes...Read the original story

    Wednesday Oct 24 | Deseret News

    Trent Staggs of the Unified Police Department Board and Riverton City Councilman speaks during a ribbon cutting ceremony for the new Unified Police Department office in Riverton, Monday, Jan. 12, 2015. Despite three months of negotiations with the Salt Lake County Sheriff's Office, Riverton city leaders are moving forward with their decision to officially separate from the Unified Police Department.

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  6. With emphasis on de-escalation, why so many police shootings in Utah?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 23 | Deseret News

    Law enforcement officers on the scene of an officer involved shooting where a man was killed when Unified police responded to a report of domestic violence at a Riverton home near 1400 W. Stone Ridge Lane on Monday, Oct. 22, 2018. SALT LAKE CITY - A spate of officer-involved fatal shootings on the Wasatch Front the past two weeks has rekindled discussions about police use of deadly force.

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  7. Once shunned, officers now encouraged to get help after shootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 23 | Deseret News

    With six officer-involved shootings in less than two weeks, how do departments handle these types of incidents when it comes to the mental well-being of the officers? Whether it be in movies or just in general, there's a perception that officers don't mind shooting people. But that couldn't be further from the truth: Shooting and killing someone is the last thing they want to do.

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  8. Officers shoot, kill man allegedly holding woman at knifepoint in RivertonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 22 | Deseret News

    A man who investigators say held a knife to a woman's throat during a domestic violence incident was shot and killed by Unified police Monday. About 6:40 a.m. Monday, police were called to a home at 11779 S. Stone Ridge Court .

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  9. Cross Country: American Fork makes it a double as boys deliver 6A title, girls pull off upsetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 17 | Deseret News

    As Danielle Shock struggled just to keep pace with her teammates in Wednesday's state cross country meet, the American Fork junior found motivation to push through pain from the words of her teammates. "We had all written each other letters and stuff before , and I just had them in my head, and I was like, 'Just because I'm feeling sick doesn't mean that's a reason I should quit.

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  10. Man solicited random teenage girls offering $70,000 for sex, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 16 | Deseret News

    Unified police are investigating a man who has allegedly been soliciting teen girls to have his baby for $70,000, even going so far as to leaving a note in the vehicle of an unsuspecting family, according to court documents. RIVERTON - Unified police are investigating a man who has allegedly been soliciting teenage girls to have his baby for $70,000, even going so far as to leave a note in the vehicle of an unsuspecting family, according to court documents.

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  11. Week 9 preview: Pick our high school football game of the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2018 | Deseret News

    This is the final week of region play for a lot of teams, and there are huge playoff implications on the line. Deseret News Rewind's Dane Stewart and Dusty Litster run down all the big upcoming games including Jordan-Timpview , San Juan-Grand , Bountiful-Viewmont and American Fork-Bingham .

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  12. MountainStar Healthcare Star Athletes of Week 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2018 | Deseret News

    Last week at the Cedar High XC Invitational, Brinkerhoff finished first with a very strong time of 17:34.20. She was 17 seconds faster than the second place runner.

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  13. Ties severed with Unified police, Herriman swears in 35 officers for new departmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2018 | Deseret News

    Herriman leaders formalized their separation from the Unified Police Department on Thursday by swearing in 35 police officers to the city's new police department. The swearing-in at Copper Mountain Middle School came before the Herriman Police Department is expected to officially begin service with its first radio call scheduled for Saturday at 11:59 p.m. Herriman's separation from Unified Police Department has "been a journey for quite some time," Watts said, and a decision that came earlier this year in an effort to get Herriman more bang for its buck when it comes to paying for law enforcement.

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  14. High school football: Big-play East throttles Herriman 33-8Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2018 | Deseret News

    With just over three minutes remaining in the first half of Friday's game against Herriman, Brandon Matich's East Leopards were leading 7-0 and pinned on their own 1-yard line. After two 1-yard gains from Tutu Spann, Charlie Vincent took the handoff from Josh Glad, ducked past the Herriman defensive line, juked one defender and scorched the Herriman defense with a back-breaking 97-yard touchdown.

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  15. High school football: Dayne McDonald powers Riverton past West Jordan in region openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2018 | Deseret News

    Errant throws come with the territory for McDonald, who hadn't played football the past eight years until some friends talked him into coming out and playing his senior season. Even though he might not wow anyone with his mechanics from the pocket, he's a gamer and he reiterated that again on Thursday night in leading Riverton to the dominant 38-7 win over West Jordan in the Region 3 opener.

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  16. High school football: Pleasant Grove rallies to hand Riverton lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2018 | Deseret News

    Pleasant Grove, despite penalties, gave Riverton more than the Silverwolves could handle and walked off the field with a 31-14 win Friday night. Viking senior quarterback Jake Jensen had a good night through the air, completeing 12 of 21 passes for 204 yards.

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  17. 'Nobody's frowning': Riverton halftime show guarantees ear-to-ear smilesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2018 | Deseret News

    Some are Riverton High School students who are members of their high school's dance company, cheer squad and drill team who have been developing their talent since they were toddlers. As Meghan Trainor's "Better When I'm Dancin'" plays in the background, toes tap, heads nod and pompoms swish through the air to the rhythm of the music.

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  18. Mia Love campaign commercial touts her role in freeing Josh HoltRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2018 | Deseret News

    Josh Holt poses for a photo with Rep. Mia Love, R-Utah, during a welcome-home event in the Old Dome Meeting Hall at Riverton City Park in Riverton, Utah, Monday, May 28, 2018. The first TV commercial for Rep. Mia Love, R-Utah, in the 4th Congressional District race features Josh Holt, a Riverton man imprisoned by the Venezuelan government for nearly two years, and his mother, Laurie.

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  19. High school football: First week win a big one for Riverton's new programRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2018 | Deseret News

    You never truly know what a first game is going to bring for any particular program, and that fact is perhaps doubly so for a first-year football coach taking over a struggling program. Riverton coach Jody Morgan took over the Silverwolves' program this past offseason after coaching at both Dixie State College and at Herriman.

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  20. MountainStar Healthcare Star Athletes of Week 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2018 | Deseret News

    "Spencer is such a hard worker and is very coachable. He puts a lot of time into the offseason with camps and individual work and it shows.

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