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Utah lawmakers worried about logjam of proposals

BZ 020416 Todd Weiler 02-1

Utah state legislative leaders are considering creating rules to reduce the logjam of legislative proposals submitted by lawmakers before the session even starts.


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Anglers win access to stretch of Weber River

OGDEN, Utah (AP) — Anglers scored a key legal victory when the Utah Supreme Court ruled that a one-mile stretch of the Weber River will remain open even where it winds through private property. The Standard-Examiner in Ogden reports that the Tuesday ruling found the stretch is “navigable water”...


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Salvation Army looking for participants in needle mishap

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Salvation Army in Las Vegas is working to locate people who may have been involved in a needle mishap. KLAS-TV reports two students in the health program at Southern Utah University led a free health clinic in Las Vegas during the school’s fall break. The students were...


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Miami, Northwestern, Utah to play in 2018 Wooden Legacy

FULLERTON, Calif. (AP) — Miami, Northwestern and Utah are among the eight schools that will play in the 2018 Wooden Legacy men’s college basketball tournament. Next year’s field for the tournament to be played Nov. 22, 23 and 25 was announced Thursday. Miami won two of three games when it played in...


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Police: Woman responsible for fatal hit-and-run was drinking

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Authorities say a woman responsible for a fatal hit-and-run was drinking alcohol while driving. KUTV reports that a probable cause statement shows that suspect Roxanna Molina acknowledged to police that she had several shots and beers before driving to a party. Unified Police...


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Turkey and cocktails: $3.4M in pre-holiday liquor sales

Record Liquor Sales Thanksgiving

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah sold $3.4 million in alcohol on Wednesday at 45-state owned liquor stores to set a record for the day before Thanksgiving. Utah Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control released sales figures Thursday that show about 347,000 bottles were sold on a day when residents...


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Olympic exploratory chair: Salt Lake can't just break even

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The chairman of Salt Lake City’s Olympic exploratory committee says the city shouldn’t bid to host another Winter Games unless they’re sure they can make a profit. The Salt Lake Tribune reports that Fraser Bullock said Monday at the committee’s meeting that nobody wants to...


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Program enhances Navajo language in tribal courts

CROWNPOINT, N.M. (AP) — Inside a study room at Navajo Technical University here, a class of seven employees from the Navajo Nation Judicial Branch is taking steps to enhance the Navajo language in tribal courts. The voice of Esther Yazzie-Lewis, the group’s instructor, echoed from the room on a...


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Jazz overwhelm Bulls from outside for 110-80 win

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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — When Utah gets the engine running on the perimeter, it doesn’t take long to race away from an opponent. The Jazz beat the Chicago Bulls 110-80 on Wednesday night, winning by 30 or more for the second time in three games. Utah beat Orlando by 40 points on Saturday. In both...


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Bulls-Jazz, Box

CHICAGO (80) Valentine 1-5 0-0 2, Markkanen 1-9 1-2 3, Lopez 6-9 3-4 15, Dunn 4-9 3-4 12, Holiday 4-11 2-2 12, Zipser 2-5 0-0 4, Felicio 0-3 0-0 0, Portis 5-11 4-4 14, Grant 3-6 2-2 8, Felder 0-1 2-2 2, Blakeney 3-7 0-0 8, Pondexter 0-2 0-0 0. Totals 29-78 17-20 80. UTAH (110) Ingles 4-9 0-0 12,...


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