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Two extra coronavirus sufferers recognized in Summit County; state’s sixth case reported in Salt Lake County

Editor’s be aware: The Salt Lake Tribune is offering readers free entry to essential native tales in regards to the coronavirus throughout this time of heightened concern. See extra protection here. Summit County has two extra instances of COVID-19 — and each of them are out-of-state guests that don’t depend towards the state’s whole. However with the addition Friday of a affected person recognized in Salt Lake County, Utah has six confirmed instances. The Summit County sufferers are each males between the ages of 18 and 60, the Summit County…

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Davis County man with coronavirus went to BYU basketball sport, faculty says

The Utah County Well being Division has alerted Brigham Younger College {that a} man with coronavirus attended a basketball sport on the Provo faculty late final month. BYU tweeted the alert Monday, saying the person had “delicate signs” when he went to the sport on Feb. 22 — greater than two weeks in the past. “The chance of transmission to others on the sport is low,” BYU mentioned. “As a precaution, those that have been sitting inside six toes of the person are being contacted to allow them to know…

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County strains: Hampshire faculties pay personal companies for sniffer canines

Academics have taken motion in opposition to the potential threat to kids being recruited by county strains drug gangs in Hampshire. It comes after studies gangs are shifting their commerce to the south, prompting police to warn that drug runners goal younger or weak folks to promote their product. Now workers in Swanmore Faculty, Wildern Faculty, Wyvern Faculty, The Hamble Faculty, Toynbee Faculty and Thornden Faculty have teamed as much as pay for personal sniffer canines. They’re additionally specializing in county strains to warn of the risks of drug use…

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Olympia Hills opponents launch referendum to cease the venture; Riverton chief broadcasts run for county mayor

Herriman • A whole bunch of residents of Salt Lake County’s southwest nook launched a referendum marketing campaign Wednesday in hopes of overturning county approval of the Olympia Hills improvement. The marketing campaign is taking form a day after the County Council gave its last approval to a set of zoning modifications permitting the high-density 933-acre improvement simply west of Herriman to be constructed as a master-planned neighborhood. “I’m simply blown away that the council actually ignored six metropolis mayors representing about 250,000 folks and simply did what they needed…

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Utah County residents hope explosive progress will include extra transit, city facilities

The prospect of including as much as one million new residents by 2065 has Utah County exploring methods to develop quickly whereas sustaining its high quality of life. In-depth polling exhibits county residents envision a future the place individuals are likely to stay nearer to city facilities and rely extra on mass transit to get to jobs which can be comparatively near their condominium or home on a smaller lot. They see future development on either side of Utah Lake that would cut back commutes, permit new generations to stay…

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Olympia Hills will get preliminary approval from Salt Lake County

Salt Lake County gave its preliminary assist Tuesday to Olympia Hills, despite opposition to the high-density housing project from residents in close by Herriman, Bluffdale and Riverton. After greater than a 12 months of research, members of the Salt Lake County Council voted 6-to-Three to approve a set of zoning modifications for the 933-acre growth proposed on unincorporated land west of Herriman, giving preliminary clearance for builders to construct the mission as a master-planned group. Tuesday’s vote is the first of two required for the zoning changes. The second vote…

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Marketing campaign donations from Olympia Hills builders to Salt Lake County officers increase eyebrows

Marketing campaign disclosures reaching again to 2006 point out {that a} whole of practically $38,295 in money has flowed to marketing campaign accounts of seven of the 9 present members of the County Council from Olympia Hills backers Doug Younger and John Gust, their corporations, workers and shut kin. Younger, Gust and members of the family additionally gave one other $41,500 to assist County Mayor Jenny Wilson — earlier than she grew to become mayor — in her unsuccessful 2018 run for U.S. Senate in opposition to Mitt Romney, in…

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Icy roads led to dozens of crashes in northern Utah, and a morning I-15 closure in Utah County

Icy roads made for a treacherous commute in northern Utah on Monday morning — and an opportunity of snow in a single day might imply extra issues on Tuesday. All lanes of Interstate 15 had been closed at factors in Utah County for a stretch early Monday morning. Northbound lanes had been closed at Lehi at about 6:30 a.m., UHP reported. A half hour later, Utah Division of Transportation introduced that each one southbound lanes had been closed at State Highway 92, just a few miles north of Lehi. The…

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