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DAQ: Another bypass event not a violation for Stericycle

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NORTH SALT LAKE — Stericycle had two bypass events Monday night, including one that lasted for 22 minutes, neighbors said, as talk about taking action against the medical waste company...

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5 Tips for the best leaf peeping photos

  1.) Plan your trip to arrive at the right time  Early morning or late afternoon are the nicest times of day to take photographs. Make sure you arrive...


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Report: EPA experiments with asbestos control weren't safe

WASHINGTON — The federal agency in charge of protecting human health and the environment caused a threat in both of those areas while experimenting with a...


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Spate of bear attacks in Wyoming

CASPER, Wyo. — In early September, a Utah researcher went into the woods near Togwotee Pass. He never came out. Adam Stewart, an employee of...


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Utah juniper gives glimpse of region's climate past and future

Local researchers are using the history of a hardy native tree to build a vision of Utah’s drought future. Cities on the Wasatch Front have exploded for...


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Volcano erupts in Japan; 7 missing, 40 injured

TOKYO — A volcano in central Japan erupted in spectacular fashion on Saturday, catching mountain climbers by surprise and injuring at least 40 people who were...


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Deer complaints remain high in Bountiful

BOUNTIFUL — City leaders want to pull the welcome mat for one of the fastest growing segments of Bountiful’s population: deer. In an ongoing...


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Governor, protesters put pressure on Stericycle

NORTH SALT LAKE – Gov. Gary Herbert announced he has launched three separate investigations into alleged misconduct at Stericycle, just hours before dozens of...


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State criminal probe started against Stericycle

SALT LAKE CITY — Utah Gov. Gary Herbert says the state has launched a criminal probe and two other misconduct investigations into the Stericycle medical waste...


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Leonardo DiCaprio digs deep into climate change

NEW YORK - Actor Leonardo DiCaprio, and recently appointed “Messenger of Peace” for the United Nations, is being vilified by the mainstream media...


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Critic slams Bear River dam 'boondoggle'

Well, now. How’s this for a refreshing take on that whole drought thing we keep hearing about in bone-dry Utah? The Salt Lake City-based Utah Rivers Council...


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