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  1. In our opinion: Science may help Utah prevent suicidesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | Deseret News

    As shown in this graphic, statistics from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention indicate Utah had the fifth highest suicide rate in the United States in 2015. Editor's note: For those in crisis or those helping someone else, the suicide prevention lifeline is available at all hours by calling 1-800-273-TALK.

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  2. Utah school nurse shortage leave nurses with heavy workloadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | KSL-TV

    A new state report shows Utah's school nursing shortage slightly worsened over the last year, leaving Utah school nurses with six times the recommended students under their care. The Utah Department of Health reports that Utah had one nurse for every 4,543 students, up from one for every 4,300 students.

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  3. 5 news That big boom? It was an old rocket motor exploding at Utah...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Salt Lake Tribune

    That big boom you heard around lunchtime Tuesday in Davis and Weber counties? It was a planned detonation at the Utah Test and Training Range. The Air Force blew up a motor from a Trident I ballistic missile at 12:28 p.m., a Hill Air Force Base news release said.

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  4. Locate.utah.gov combines with UtahSureSites.com to create full-service business resourceRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 19 | PressReleasePoint

    The Governor's Office of Economic Development , Utah Broadband Outreach Center and Economic Development Corporation of Utah have partnered to add critical real estate data to Utah's economic development map available at Locate.Utah.gov. The website redesign increases data accessibility and provides a more all-encompassing resource for businesses.

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  5. Corrections officials note improvements to state sex offender treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Deseret News

    Rollin Cook, executive director of the Utah Dept. of Corrections, speaks at a groundbreaking ceremony for the new Utah State Correctional Facility in Salt Lake City, on Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017.

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  6. Utah school nurse shortage leave nurses with heavy workloadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Norwalk Citizen News

    A new state report shows Utah's school nursing shortage slightly worsened over the last year, leaving Utah school nurses with six times the recommended students under their care. The Utah Department of Health reports that Utah had one nurse for every 4,543 students, up from one for every 4,300 students.

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  7. Letter: We need decent health care reformRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Deseret News

    After a narrow defeat over the summer, the Republican Party's unpopular effort to "repeal and replace" the Affordable Care Act has risen once again like the villain in a bad horror movie. While Americans overwhelmingly support a bipartisan fix, members of the GOP Congress seem to remain obsessed.

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  8. Horse from Erda tests positive for West Nile VirusRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Tooele Transcript Bulletin

    Jon McCormick, DVM, of Tooele Veterinary Clinic in Tooele City, said he tested the horse on Sept. 9, and lab results came back on Wednesday that showed the horse has the virus.

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  9. 2 news Utah forecast: Cooler, wetter autumn weather aheadBy bob mims 48m agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Time to dig out that sweater or jacket, ditch the flip-flops for more substantial footwear, and trade in those shorts for longer, warmer attire - colder weather is on the way for Utah. Tuesday's Wasatch Front forecast included highs around 60 degrees along with scattered rain showers, and Wednesday will be sunny and in the upper-60s.

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  10. In our opinion: The best ideas are found through freedom of speechRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Deseret News

    Protesters shout before a speaking engagement by Ben Shapiro on the campus of the University of California Berkeley in Berkeley, Calif., Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017.

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  11. Commentary: Mormons are among the few who want less federally...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | Salt Lake Tribune

    The Salt Lake Tribune Bears Ears buttes sit high over the surrounding canyon country in San Juan County. The formations are at the heart of the proposed Bears Ears National Monument.

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  12. 5 books to read before they hit the big screen this fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | Deseret News

    Actress and Utah native Millicent Simmonds, from left, actor Jaden Michael, author Brian Selznick, director Todd Haynes, actresses Julianne Moore and Michelle Williams pose for photographers upon arrival at the screening of the film "Wonderstruck" at the 70th international film festival, Cannes, southern France, Thursday, May 18, 2017. SALT LAKE CITY - With a host of books showing up on the big screen this fall, we've highlighted five that are family-friendly.

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  13. 2 news Family says Weber County showed - deliberate indifference'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | Salt Lake Tribune

    The husband of a Utah woman who died of dehydration at the Weber County jail is now suing the county over her death. Marion Dena Herrera, 40, died two days after she was booked into the jail on suspicion of forgery and theft on May 18, 2016.

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  14. VidAngel Studios' Original Series-Dry Bar Comedy-Begins Filming ...Read the original story

    Monday Sep 18 | PRWeb

    Already the most successful series on VidAngel and comprising the world's largest collection of clean, family-friendly stand-up comedy, Dry Bar Comedy now begins filming Season 2, which will feature 50 new comedians and is available for viewing as early as this month This series has been made with excellence and professionalism, and our team is gratified to see that we have earned both the recognition and active support of our state. VidAngel, the market-leading entertainment platform empowering users to filter language, nudity, violence, and other content from movies and TV series on Netflix, Amazon Prime, and HBO-using modern streaming platforms such as iOS, Android, and ROKU-launched its new platform in June 2017.

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  15. In our opinion: Utah can do more to encourage women in politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | Deseret News

    In this May 8, 2004, file photo, Utah Gov. Olene Smith Walker speaks at the state Republican convention in Sandy, Utah. Since it became a state in 1896, Utah has had just one female governor--Republican Walker.

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  16. Salt Lake gets a taste of Italy at downtown festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | Deseret News

    Anastacio Castillo sings Italian folk songs during Festa Italiana at the Gateway in Salt Lake City on Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017.

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  17. More Utah women choosing to give birth at homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | Deseret News

    Trevor and Lauren Lewis share a quiet moment after the chaos of their new baby boy, Roman's, home birth as Dee Gordon checks his vitals at the Lewis' home in Salt Lake City on Monday, July 17, 2017. Roman Vance was born on 7/17/17 at approximately 7:44 am at 6 pounds 15 ounces.

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  18. Feds cut 61% of funding for Utah nonprofits that help people enroll in ACA marketplaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | KSL-TV

    Federal funding for Utah groups that help people sign up for health care on the federal exchange has been cut by 61 percent for the upcoming enrollment period, according to Utah Health Policy Project. Federal officials have criticized the effectiveness of organizations working to enroll people under the Affordable Care Act, but Utah advocates say the Trump administration is not correctly measuring performance and is undermining the ACA.

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  19. Exhibit honors Utah's best designsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | Deseret News

    Projects by graphic designers, architects, and product designers will be showcased in the annual exhibition of the best of design in Utah. Juror Brooke Hodge selected 10 designs by Utahns with projects ranging from bakeware to architecture.

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  20. Nature up close: Arches National ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | CBS News

    One of the major illuminating moments of my life was reading "Desert Solitaire" by Edward Abbey. It literally changed my worldview, and thus my life.

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