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Parent claims Farmington's mascot would cause vulgar heckling

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A parent is opposing a school district’s choice of the phoenix as the mascot of a new high...

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Greubel Poser drives to bobsled World Cup win for US

PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — Jamie Greubel Poser got the bounceback race she wanted, and husband Christian Poser got another gold medal for the family collection. Greubel Poser teamed with Lauren Gibbs to win a World Cup women’s bobsled race for the U.S. on Friday night at the Utah Olympic Park, her...


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Dinwiddie scores 25, leads Nets over Jazz, 118-107

Jazz Nets Basketball

NEW YORK (AP) — With D’Angelo Russell sidelined indefinitely after knee surgery, Spencer Dinwiddie stepped up for the Brooklyn Nets. Dinwiddie scored a career-high 25 points hours after Russell’s operation, and the Nets beat the Utah Jazz 118-107 on Friday night. “I think as a starter, and as a...


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Iona uses big second-half run to get past Weber State 80-72

NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) — TK Edogi had 20 points on 10-of-14 shooting and grabbed 13 boards to help Iona beat Weber State 80-72 in the opening night of the Islands of The Bahamas Showcase on Friday. The Gaels (1-2) pulled away with a 28-7 run in the middle of the second half. Schadrac Casimir’s 3-...


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Jazz-Nets, Box

UTAH (107) Ingles 5-5 0-0 15, Jerebko 2-3 2-2 7, Favors 5-11 5-6 15, Mitchell 5-15 4-4 15, Hood 7-14 1-2 17, O’Neale 2-4 0-2 4, Bradley 0-0 2-2 2, Udoh 0-1 0-0 0, Neto 9-14 1-4 22, Wolters 0-0 0-0 0, Burks 4-12 2-2 10. Totals 39-79 17-24 107. BROOKLYN (118) Carroll 5-10 4-4 17, Hollis-Jefferson 2-...


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Part of plane engine cover fell off in flight, travelers say

Plane Engine Cover Falls

ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — Two passengers on a SkyWest flight in southern Utah say a piece of the plane’s engine cover fell off midflight. Scott Jackson and Don Bumps say they heard a loud bang and felt vibrations about 20 minutes into the flight from St. George to Phoenix on Friday. Jackson says the...


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Trump welcomes Utah ski team, other college sports champions to White House

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President Donald Trump congratulated collegian sports champions at the White House Friday. 


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Veteran captain promoted to sheriff in rural Nevada county

ELY, Nev. (AP) — A longtime sheriff’s deputy who rose through the ranks has been promoted to interim sheriff in Nevada’s rural White Pine County. The Ely Times reports the White Pine County Commission appointed Scott Henriod on Wednesday to replace Dan Watts, who resigned recently after 30 years...


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Up to 3 feet of snow at Tahoe-area ski resorts

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Ski resorts around Lake Tahoe and the Sierra Nevada are picking up where they left off last season with a big dump of snow ahead of next week’s Thanksgiving holiday. The National Weather Service said Friday the Mount Rose Ski Resort on the southwest edge of Reno received more than...


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World Cup skeleton race at Park City postponed by weather

PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — The World Cup women’s skeleton race on the 2002 Olympic track was postponed Friday because of inclement weather. It was rescheduled for Saturday, to be run in concert with the men’s World Cup race. Sleet and snow was accumulating at the track Friday morning, which led to the...


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Utah solar panel sign-ups increase ahead of rate change

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — More than 4,000 Utah residents rushed to sign up for rooftop solar panels in the final days before a new deal with Rocky Mountain Power will reduce the credit for generated electricity pushed back onto the grid. People who applied for the utility’s net metering program by...


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