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Salt Lake County Newswire

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  1. Jail for former Jazz performer in underage sex caseRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | KSL-TV

    ... him that occurred at her home, her mother's home and also in a vehicle belonging to Amber," according to a Salt Lake County Jail report. Telford allegedly groomed the boy for the relationship by buying him clothes and other items and paying for a ...

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  2. Health officials issue recall of cucumbers in Utah, 26 other statesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Deseret News

    ... of Agriculture and Food spokesman Jack Wilbur. About 30 infections were reported in Utah, including 17 in Salt Lake County and seven in Utah County, Wilbur said. Most people infected were under 18 years old. Salmonella symptoms include diarrhea, ...

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  3. Syracuse police seek help finding missing, brain-damaged manRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... too on his left forearm. Starbuck prefers to travel either on foot or by bus, and may have been en route to Salt Lake County.

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  4. Utah man accused of paying middle school-aged boys to undressRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    Salt Lake County prosecutors have charged a Copperton man with five felonies for allegedly paying middle school-aged boys to take off their clothes for him and showing them pornography. Michael Wade Heagren self-surrendered to Salt Lake County authorities on Friday morning and was booked into jail, his attorney, Paul Grant told The Tribune.

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  5. A Palestinian farm worker holds cucumbers picked at a farm near the...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2014 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... Disease Control. There have been 30 reported cases in Utah, though a CDC news release doesn't elaborate. Salt Lake County was hit the hardest, at 10, according to the Utah Department of Agriculture and Food. Seven more people were reported ill in ...

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  6. 22 pounds of heroin seized in West Valley City raidRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Local NEWS 8

    ... in cash. Three men were arrested in connection to the seizure. They are being held without bail at the Salt Lake County jail on investigation of drug possession and distribution. Unified Police Lt. Lex Bell says investigators are sure the drug ...

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  7. US can learn from Utah on gay marriage license issue, professor saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KSL-TV

    ... Apostolic Christian. Utah law does not require the clerk's name to be on the license, though some such as Salt Lake County Clerk Sherrie Swensen choose to have it on the certificate. Granting licenses, she said, hasn't been an issue. Some county ...

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  8. Salt Lake County will choose which of its opponents' arguments it promotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Salt Lake Tribune

    The Salt Lake Tribune) Oath of office is administered to long-time Salt Lake County Clerk, Sherrie Swensen at the Salt Lake County Council chamber Monday January 5. The Salt Lake Tribune) Oath of office is administered to long-time Salt Lake County Clerk, Sherrie Swensen at the Salt Lake County Council chamber Monday January 5. Arguments for and against a proposed sales-tax increase for local transportation projects, which will be on the Nov. 3 ballot, will take different routes toward publication in a voter-information pamphlet. One went through the Salt Lake County Council, which was required by law to submit a "pro" Proposition 1 argument to County Clerk Sherrie Swensen, who oversees elections.

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  9. Utah thieves steal mail from boxes and Postal Service TrucksRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Salt Lake Tribune

    Three mail trucks have been burglarized in Salt Lake County since July by thieves who also are suspected of stealing out of mailboxes and from businesses, West Valley City police say. An informant told police that the three suspected burglars commit property crimes on a daily basis to support their drug habits, according to an Aug. 12 search warrant affidavit that was recently unsealed in 3rd District Court.

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  10. Man charged after holding girlfriend's father hostage for 5 hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KSL-TV

    ... He was convicted of being a restricted person in possession of a firearm in 2014 and sentenced to the Salt Lake County Jail in August for violating his probation in the case. Alcantara was also convicted of drugs or weapons-related charges in two ...

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  11. New law helps Utah avoid marriage license conflict playing out in KentuckyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Deseret News

    ... Apostolic Christian. Utah law does not require the clerk's name to be on the license, though some such as Salt Lake County Clerk Sherrie Swensen choose to have it on the certificate. Granting licenses, she said, hasn't been an issue. Some county ...

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  12. $1M in heroin hidden in secret compartments in car, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KSL-TV

    ... Force and Unified police. Utah County authorities learned of large shipments of heroin being shipped into Salt Lake County. Bell said the alleged "kingpin" of the deliveries was believed to be at 6508 W. 3500 South. Investigators went there about 8 ...

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  13. Preparedness officials urge residents to make sure they're ready for emergenciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Tooele Transcript Bulletin On-line

    ... need for an emergency plan can be especially important with Tooele County residents who work in Salt Lake County, Whitehouse said. "With the way traffic is, moving in and out of the valley, their significant other may not be able to get to the ...

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  14. Maverik launches anti-DUI campaign as UHP prepares for holiday weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Deseret News

    ... Trooper Lawrence Hopper said multi-agency DUI "blitzes" will take place over the weekend in Carbon and Salt Lake County counties and DUI checkpoints will be set up in Cedar City Friday night and in Orem Saturday night. More than 250 extra overtime ...

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  15. $1M in heroin found in 'complex' hidden vehicle compartments, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Deseret News

    ... Force and Unified police. Utah County authorities learned of large shipments of heroin being shipped into Salt Lake County. Bell said the alleged "kingpin" of the deliveries was believed to be at 6508 W. 3500 South. Investigators went there about 8 ...

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  16. Utah cops seize $1M in heroin from suspected Mexican cartel operationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... the house was questioned and released. The arrested suspects were being held without bail Thursday at the Salt Lake County jail on suspicion of numerous drug possession and distribution counts. Bell said detectives were certain the operation was ...

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  17. Jay Evensen: Seinfeld's kid demonstrates why licensing is killing the economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Deseret News

    ... common sense prevails over much of Utah when it comes to pre-adolescent entrepreneurism. Two years ago, Salt Lake County amended its ordinances to specifically exempt "lemonade stands and similar operations run by children" from licenses and ...

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  18. Utah will require sale, installation of low-emission water heaters in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Salt Lake Tribune

    The Salt Lake Tribune) The Kearns Idea House, which features all sorts of energy efficient projects and technologies including a high efficiency water heater and automatic shut off light switches is toured during a new program. Salt Lake County announces a new low-interest loan program to help people improve their homes' energy efficiency and install renewable energy systems such as solar panels, wind turbines, etc.

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  19. Herriman woman wants murder charge in death of son after driveway fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Deseret News

    ... was arrested for investigation of aggravated assault with serious bodily injury and booked into the Salt Lake County Jail. He later posted bail. Official charges have not yet been filed by the Salt Lake County District Attorney's Office. "It makes ...

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  20. Mom pursues murder charge in death of son after driveway fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KSL-TV

    ... was arrested for investigation of aggravated assault with serious bodily injury and booked into the Salt Lake County Jail. He later posted bail. Official charges have not yet been filed by the Salt Lake County District Attorney's Office. "It makes ...

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