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Herbert Oks bill strengthening seatbelt laws

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SALT LAKE CITY — Utah’s Republican governor has signed a bill that that would allow police to pull over drivers for not wearing seatbelts. The measure signed by Gov. Gary Herbert on...

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Hundreds rally against Indiana law, say it's discriminatory

INDIANAPOLIS — Hundreds of people gathered outside of the Indiana Statehouse on Saturday, some carrying “no hate in our state” signs, to rally...


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Pleasant View selects new councilman on 3-2 vote

PLEASANT VIEW — A new councilman, Tony Pitman, has been selected by the city council in a tie-breaking vote by Mayor Toby Mileski. The mayor said he...


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South Weber unveils new website

SOUTH WEBER — The new South Weber website puts those needing city information only three clicks away from everything they would need to know, officials...


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Wiggly words on immigration policy from 2016 GOP contenders

DENVER — Thanks to Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, it’s becoming even clearer that immigration is the banana peel of 2016 Republican presidential politics....


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Harry Reid and the increasingly rare Mormon Democrat

WASHINGTON — When Sen. Harry Reid, D-Nev., steps down from the Senate in early 2017, Mormonism will lose its highest-ranking elected official — and the...




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Sunset city council seat still empty

SUNSET — The city continues its search for applicants to fill what will amount to about an 8-month stint on the Sunset City Council. Applications for...


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Popular Nevada governor looms over fight for Reid seat

LAS VEGAS — Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid’s decision to retire next year leaves no clear successor in his home state of Nevada. Popular Republican...


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Classic South Weber trucks find new homes.

SOUTH WEBER — Spinning scrap into gold. Upon determining it was as easy to sell two surplus vehicles to the highest bidder as it was to scrap them for...


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Syracuse to send recreation survey to residents

SYRACUSE – The Syracuse City Council and staff are fine tuning an extensive parks and recreation master plan survey for residents. With the help of J-U-B...


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Syracuse road projects approved

SYRACUSE – The City Council has approved two more road improvement projects. The council awarded a $639,126 contract to Post Asphalt and Construction for...


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Pleasant View selects new councilman on 3-2 vote

PLEASANT VIEW — A new councilman, Tony Pitman, has been selected by the city council in a tie-breaking vote by Mayor Toby Mileski. The mayor said he...


Harry Reid and the increasingly rare Mormon Democrat

WASHINGTON — When Sen. Harry Reid, D-Nev., steps down from the Senate in early 2017, Mormonism will lose its highest-ranking elected official — and the...