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9:01 am
Sun January 26, 2014

Utah Restaurants Fare Better On Underage Drinking

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - State officials say Utah restaurants fared much better last year during covert visits by underage drinkers.

Lt. Troy Marx of the Utah Bureau of Investigation's alcohol enforcement team says restaurants sold to minors of 16% of these visits in 2013. That's down significantly from 29% the year before.

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State & Regional
7:00 pm
Sat January 25, 2014

Over 4,000 Rally For Clean Air In Salt Lake City

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - More than 4,000 protestors gathered in Salt Lake City on Saturday to press the government to step up the fight against air pollution in Utah.

Some demonstrators wore surgical and gas masks and others waved placards during the rally on the steps of the Capitol. 

The Salt Lake Tribune reports that Salt Lake City mayor Ralph Becker reaffirmed his commitment to implementing air-friendly policies, but noted air quality is a regional issue that one city cannot change alone.

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Utah Legislature
3:56 pm
Sat January 25, 2014

Powell Previews Upcoming Legislative Session

Park City's representative to the statehouse, Kraig Powell has drafted some 19 bills he hopes to present in this year's legislative session. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has this report.

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State & Regional
7:32 pm
Fri January 24, 2014

Utah's Smallest Ski Area Is Sold!

EDEN, UT (AP) - An investor group has purchased Utah's smallest ski area from a bank that repossessed Ogden Valley's Wolf Mountain Resort a few years ago.

Real estate broker Shauna Jensen tell The Associated Press the investors bought the ski area Jan. 15 from America First Credit Union.

Jensen says the new owners have plans to expand skiing on the 460-acre parcel - only a small part of it is being used for skiing.

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County Council
2:40 pm
Fri January 24, 2014

Tanger Expansion Get OK From County Council

The Summit County Council considered the application for new recreation projects, as well as approved the Tanger Outlet mall expansion. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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