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Utah governor: Tentative deal on Medicaid plan

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SALT LAKE CITY — Gov. Gary Herbert said Thursday that he’s reached a tentative deal with federal officials over his alternative plan to expand Medicaid, and he will ask state lawmakers to...

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No daytime curfew in North Ogden

NORTH OGDEN – The city council has decided to drop the idea of a daytime curfew for students skipping school. The council voted recently to proceed instead...


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Davis school board seats up for grabs

FARMINGTON — Empowering parents and students when it comes to determining their public education needs is the central theme running through the Davis school...


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Latest White House jumper has 'mental health' issues

WASHINGTON — The latest person to climb over the White House fence had the paranoid belief he was being watched by cameras and had previously been arrested at...


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Archers may be called in to thin deer herd in North Salt Lake

NORTH SALT LAKE – City officials are looking at a limited kill to potentially cull the city’s growing deer population. City Manager Barry Edwards met...


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4 sites considered for new Utah prison

SALT LAKE CITY — State officials said Wednesday they’re eying four northern Utah locations that could be home to a new state prison, but they’re...


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What-if scenario with gunman stirs Centerville discussion

CENTERVILLE – Spurred to consider the possible scenario of a gunman on the loose at city hall, local officials want to take a closer look at making city...


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Growth issues face Morgan County candidates

MORGAN — Up here in Morgan County, it’s all about the growth. Not so much about the grouse. “Growth is a big issue,” said Tina Cannon, of...


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North Salt Lake may limit firearms swap meets

NORTH SALT LAKE — Even though there are currently zoning limitations in place, city leaders are expected to consider new language in city code that...


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Early voting opens in Weber, Box Elder and Morgan counties

OGDEN — By noon Tuesday, 175 voters had cast ballots on Weber County’s first day of early voting, according to Elections Director Jennifer Morrell....


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Unopposed races the norm in Box Elder County

BRIGHAM CITY — The election cycle in Box Elder County this year is going to be a very quiet one. A sample ballot for Box Elder’s Nov. 4 election...


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Utah governor: Tentative deal on Medicaid plan

SALT LAKE CITY — Gov. Gary Herbert said Thursday that he’s reached a tentative deal with federal officials over his alternative plan to expand Medicaid,...


No daytime curfew in North Ogden

NORTH OGDEN – The city council has decided to drop the idea of a daytime curfew for students skipping school. The council voted recently to proceed instead...