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Volunteers Donate Christmas Supplies For Homeless, At-Risk Kids

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Volunteers gathered to spread some much-needed holiday cheer to homeless children, as one woman who has been central to the efforts reflected on what initially brought her to the cause. Volunteers of America, Utah hosted its annual “Fill the Pack” event at the Youth Resource Center at 888 South 400 West… Keep Reading

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“A risk we cannot accept”: Salt Lake County closing gun show loophole

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4 News) – Salt Lake County is closing a loophole that allows the sale of firearms without background checks at gun shows but not everybody is happy with the change. On Monday, Salt Lake County Mayor Jenny Wilson announced a change for the twice-yearly Rocky Mountain Gun Show and other firearms conventions.… Keep Reading

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Two Salt Lake County cities are no longer accepting paper-based products in recycling bins

Facing changing global conditions, two southern Salt Lake County cities have made changes to their recycling services in an effort to reduce contamination in their waste streams. Draper and Midvale no longer are accepting a host of paper-based products, including cereal boxes, office paper, newspapers, magazines, junk mail, phone books, cardboard, brown paper bags and… Keep Reading

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Proposed law allows Utah schools to take, destroy students’ vaping devices

SALT LAKE CITY — School administrators could confiscate and destroy students’ vaping devices under the first of a series of bills Utah lawmakers will consider to address underage e-cigarette use in the state. Principals are at loss as to what to do with vaping devices they take away from students, said Rep. Susan Pulsipher, R-South… Keep Reading