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  1. Fatal shot in standoff with West Jordan police was self-inflictedRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Deseret News

    A man who died in his home following a standoff with police had threatened suicide and that he would engage in a shootout with police in the weeks leading up to the fatal confrontation. But West Jordan police announced Friday that it was a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head that ultimately caused the death of Kyle Lambrose, 27. On Wednesday, Lambrose held his three young children - a 7-year-old girl and boys, ages 4 and 3 - and his wife hostage in their home, 9493 S. Allen Hollow.

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  2. Herbert honors centenarians in state's 'most exclusive club'Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Deseret News

    Nora Dalpiaz, 103, and Gov. Gary Herbert laugh after Herbert asked her to share her secret for a long life and she said she was going to keep it a secret at the 29th Centenarian Celebration at the Viridian Event Center in West Jordan on Friday, Aug. 28, 2015. In her 102 years, Kawakimi has operated her own business, become a nationally renowned hairdresser, met a sitting president and raised a happy family.

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  3. Many questions unanswered in West Jordan police shooting deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Deseret News

    Kyle Lambrose, 27, was shot and killed by a West Jordan police officer after Lambrose allegedly pointed a gun in the direction of the officer and the three young children he was protecting. "Mr. Lambrose raises a gun at the officer and the officer shoots Mr. Lambrose," said West Jordan Police Sgt.

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  4. Man killed in standoff with West Jordan police; officers help children escape through windowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Deseret News

    Officers helped children escape out the window of a home in West Jordan where their father died in a standoff with police Wednesday afternoon, authorities said. West Jordan Police Sgt.

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  5. West Jordan councilman aims to realign local government amid controversyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Deseret News

    The City Council again has delayed a discussion on a proposal that could change the way things are done in West Jordan. "I just want to conform our municipal code with state code," said Councilman Chad Nichols, who has pushed discussion on the issue to the Sept.

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  6. West Jordan residents charged in alleged $140M investment fraud schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Deseret News

    A federal grand jury has returned a criminal indictment against two West Jordan residents related to an alleged $140 million investment fraud scheme. Wayne LeMar Palmer, 60, and Julieann Martin, 47, face 48 counts of wire fraud, mail fraud and money laundering.

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  7. Gas leak near West Jordan day care causes scareRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Deseret News

    Children and employees at a day care center were told to stay inside and nearby residents were evacuated Friday afternoon while Questar Gas crews worked to repair a natural gas leak. The leak was reported about 2:20 p.m. by construction workers who hit the line in the middle of the road while performing a pipeline project at 7800 S. Old Bingham Highway, said West Jordan Fire Department Deputy Chief Reed Scharman.

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  8. Brick by brick: Masons show off skill in competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Deseret News

    Ken Diloreto helps clean up after the Utah regional event of the World Series of Bricklaying competition at Interstate Brick in West Jordan on Friday, Aug. 21, 2015. Bricklayers and masons competed in the Utah Regional event of the World Series of Bricklaying in West Jordan on Friday.

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  9. Man wanted for firing shots into baby's room arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Deseret News

    Tyrel Maleek Foreman, 19, of West Jordan, one of the Metro Gang Unit's top 10 most wanted fugitives who goes by the moniker "Lucky Loc," was arrested without incident at an apartment, 4320 S. 700 East. Investigators believe Foreman, a documented member of a violent street gang, fired 29 times at an apartment, 4545 S. Atherton Drive .

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  10. Urban Redwood Road farm helps bring fresh produce to localsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | Deseret News

    Surrounded by asphalt, homes and office spaces, the rotating crops of corn, cantaloupe, peppers and tomatoes are not typically associated with a plot of land owned by Merit Medical Systems. About a decade ago, the company that develops, manufactures, and distributes medical devices approached Ryan Schmidt and asked whether he would be interested in leasing the land for farming purposes.

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  11. 8 Utahns indicted in child sex trafficking case, according to US Attorney's OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Deseret News

    Eight people have been indicted in federal court with child sex trafficking, the U.S. Attorney's Office announced Friday. A federal grand jury returned four indictments on July 21. Members of the FBI and Salt Lake City Police Department executed arrest warrants and rounded up suspects on Tuesday.

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  12. Charges: West Jordan man fired 29 shots at room of sleeping babyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Deseret News

    On Friday, after weeks of investigating, the Salt Lake County District Attorney's Office filed 29 counts of discharge of a firearm - one for every shell casing recovered at the scene - against Tyrel Maleek Foreman, 19, of West Jordan. All charges against Foreman, who goes by the moniker "Lucky-Loc," are second-degree felonies and carry potential gang-enhancement penalties.

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  13. West Jordan man charged in revenge porn caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Deseret News

    The man, 37, was charged July 30 in 3rd District Court with unlawful distribution of an intimate image, a class A misdemeanor. On March 18, the man showed an acquaintance several nude photos and a video of a woman he used to date, according to charging documents.

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  14. Charges filed against man accused of impersonating officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Deseret News

    Charges were filed Wednesday against a man who this week allegedly pretended he was a police officer and tried to force his way into a home before being detained with his own handcuffs. Reed Glenn Grover, 42, is charged in Utah's 3rd District Court with burglary, a second-degree felony, impersonating a police officer, a class B misdemeanor, and assault, also a class B misdemeanor.

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  15. West Jordan man whose face was bitten by police dog reaches settlementRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Deseret News

    A man who suffered extensive injuries after a police K-9 latched onto his face has reached a settlement with West Jordan police and the city. On March 24, 2013, police were called to Martin Lee Hoogveldt's trailer home, 7079 S. 1115 West, after he lit his neighbor's garbage can on fire and threatened them with a knife, according to charging documents.

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  16. Vote-by-mail is a winner in primary electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Deseret News

    As primary election results were handed down Tuesday night, one clear winner in Salt Lake County was voter turnout thanks to a vote-by-mail campaign. "This is just unprecedented," Salt Lake County Clerk Sherrie Swensen said Tuesday.

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  17. Man impersonating officer detained with own handcuffs, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Deseret News

    A man who allegedly tried to force his way into a house claiming he was a police officer was beaten, handcuffed and held until the real police arrived to arrest him. Just after 6 a.m. Monday, a man went to the back door of 733 E. Kensington, "showed a police badge through the house window and said, 'Police!'" according to a Salt Lake County Jail report.

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  18. High school football: Copper Hills 2015 previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | Deseret News

    Most played rivalry: 20 meetings with West Jordan dating back to 1995. West Jordan leads 19-1, and that one victory came in 2013.

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  19. West Valley medical group breaks ground on flagship buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | Deseret News

    When it came time to find a spot for its flagship building, one of the Salt Lake Valley's largest independent health care groups returned to its roots. West Valley-based Granger Medical Clinic announced plans Wednesday to build a $25 million, four-story medical complex at 3500 S. Holmburg Street - steps away from where its first clinic once stood.

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  20. Man accused of hitting officer during chase charged with attempted murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | Deseret News

    A man accused of leading police on a high-speed chase and using his car to hit an officer in the process was charged Thursday with attempted aggravated murder. Tyrel Elsworth Cox, 31, of West Jordan, was charged in 3rd District Court with attempted aggravated murder, a first-degree felony; failing to stop at an officer's commands, a third-degree felony; and two counts of drug possession, a third-degree felony.

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