Mark Jones

More kids to get access to mental and physical health treatment under new Biden plan

Millions of students should have easier access to mental and physical health services at school, that's according to a plan announced Thursday by President Biden,
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‘Multiple casualties’ reported after two planes collide over California airport, authorities say

Two planes collided as they approached a California airport Thursday afternoon. Emergency personnel said there were multiple casualties.
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Senate confirms John Valentine as chair of Utah State Tax Commission

John Valentine was confirmed by the Utah State Senate on Thursday to serve as chair of the Utah State Tax Commission. He has served in that role since 2014.
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Part of a foot, in a shoe, spotted in Yellowstone hot spring

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) — Yellowstone National Park officials are investigating after a park employee spotted part of a foot, in a shoe, floating in a hot spring in the southern part of the park, officials said Thursday. Tuesday’s discovery at Abyss Pool led to the temporary closure of the West Thumb Geyser Basin […]
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Legislative committee discusses rule banning conversion therapy

Conversion therapy was a topic of discussion by a legislative committee on Thursday. The committee adjourned without making a decision one way or the other.
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Two autistic brothers with ties to Utah drown off Hawaii coast

According to their aunt, two autistic brothers drowned off of the coast of Hawaii on Aug. 11. The boys have family ties to Utah, both their parents were raised here.
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Chalk the Block charity event is set for later this month in Provo

With a theme of 'The Great Outdoors', the 11th annual Chalk the Block for Charity Utah is scheduled for Aug. 25-27 in Provo.
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What the bishops knew: Church releases details, timeline about Arizona sex abuse case

A lengthy statement by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was issued Wednesday night, regarding an Associated Press story about a church abuse help line.
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Utah experiences another interesting day of weather

Utah experienced an interesting day of weather Wednesday. While Salt Lake City topped the 100-degree mark for the 23rd time this summer, southern Utah was facing more flash flooding.
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New fire ignites in Spring Canyon in Carbon County

A fire in Spring Canyon broke out Wednesday afternoon in Carbon County. Fire officials say the fire is inaccessible by ground, and also say it was likely started by lightning.
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Washington County authorities investigating shooting of seven cows

Authorities in southern Utah are investigating the shooting of seven cows, which they say took place over the weekend.
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Utah Little League player, after fall from bunk bed, is making progress

The Utah Little League baseball player who fell off a bunk bed earlier this week is making progress following surgery, his father said in a social media post.
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Construction trailer fire sends 20-year-old man to hospital

A construction trailer fire Tuesday afternoon sent one person to the hospital with burns over 20% to 30% of his body, according to the Salt Lake City Fire Department.
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Attorneys for Lori Vallow Daybell ask judge to separate conspiracy counts

An Idaho judge was asked Tuesday by the attorneys for Lori Vallow Daybell to separate two conspiracy counts against her.
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Utah won’t be forced to cut water use from Colorado River, at least for now

While still being required to conserve water, Utah will not have its water use cut from the Colorado River, at least for now, according to the Bureau of Reclamation.
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American Airlines cuts 31,000 flights from its November schedule

According to Cirium, an aviation analytics company, American Airlines will be cutting its flight schedule in November by 16% or 31,000 flights.
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Church announces names of 2 future temples; another temple rededicated

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced Monday the names of two temples to be built in the future. The temples in England and Idaho had previously been announced.
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Rudy Giuliani told by prosecutors he is a target in Georgia 2020 presidential election probe

Investigators in Georgia say Rudy Giuliani is the focus of a grand injury investigation concerning the state's 2020 Presidential Election results.
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Utah County authorities looking for woman involved in domestic violence incident

Authorities in Utah County are looking for a 21-year-old woman after a domestic violence Sunday. Police say the woman threatened her ex-boyfriend and their child.
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Cox says chapel at old Utah State Prison site will remain

The chapel at the site of the old Utah State Prison will not be torn down, Utah Gov. Spencer Cox said Monday as he and former Gov. Gary Herbert walked through the facility.
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Member of Utah Little League team injured in fall from bunk bed

The Utah Little League all-star team scheduled to play in the Little League World Series, beginning Friday, had one of its players hospitalized after a fall from a bunk bed.
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Authorities identify suspect who attacked author Salman Rushdie at western New York event

Author Salman Rushdie, who has received death threats in the past due to his writings, was attacked Friday prior to giving a lecture in New York.
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Delivery truck crashed into four parked cars, Salt Lake City Police say

Two people were taken to the hospital Friday afternoon, police say after a commercial-sized delivery truck crashed into four parked cars.
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American Fork Police take Walmart shooting suspect into custody

The suspect wanted in connection to a shooting at an American Fork Walmart was taken into custody Thursday by American Fork Police.
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