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Pledger helps Utah rally past Washington State 24-13

Sep. 25, 2021 19:45 PM EDT

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — TJ Pledger rushed for 117 yards and the go-ahead touchdown as Utah came from behind to beat Washington State 24-13 on Saturday afternoon in the Utes’ Pac-12 opener. Pledger, a transfer from Oklahoma who only had 11 yards coming into the game, ran...

Bachmeier, Boise State defeat Utah State 27-3

Sep. 25, 2021 16:16 PM EDT

LOGAN, Utah (AP) — Hank Bachmeier threw for two touchdowns, Boise State's defense frustrated Utah State and the Broncos won their 22nd-straightconference opener with a 27-3 win over the Aggies on Saturday. The back-breaker was a 3-yard pass from Bachmeier to Scott...

Petito case renews call to spotlight missing people of color

Sep. 25, 2021 10:24 AM EDT

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — In the three months since 62-year-old Navajo rug weaver Ella Mae Begay vanished, the haunting unanswered questions sometimes threaten to overwhelm her niece. Seraphine Warren has organized searches of the vast Navajo Nation landscape near her...

Red Lodge firefighter, burned this summer, returns home

Sep. 25, 2021 08:14 AM EDT

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — When the plane landed and Dan Steffensen’s feet hit the ground in Red Lodge on a recent Tuesday afternoon, the small town and its first responders took another step towards trying to heal from the summer of 2021. Steffensen’s Sept. 21 return...

Friday's Scores

Sep. 25, 2021 03:00 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Adams Central 48, Wood River-Shelton Co-op 0 Alma 48, Southern Valley 8 Anselmo-Merna 52, Amherst 7 Ansley-Litchfield def. Twin Loup, forfeit Arapahoe 49, Elm Creek 28 ...

Friday's Scores

Sep. 24, 2021 23:31 PM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Akr. East 46, Akr. Firestone 19 Akr. Hoban 37, Cle. Cent. Cath. 16 Akr. Manchester 41, Massillon Tuslaw 3 Amanda-Clearcreek 49, Circleville 13 Andover Pymatuning Valley 12,...

Utah company helping Xavier start genetic counseling program

Sep. 24, 2021 17:52 PM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A genetic testing company based in Salt Lake City is helping a historically Black and Catholic university in New Orleans create a genetic counseling program. The donation from Myriad Genetics will support initial development and launch of the program,...

Ironman World Championship leaves Hawaii for 1st time

Sep. 24, 2021 17:44 PM EDT

KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii (AP) — The Ironman World Championship will be held outside Hawaii for the first time in four decades because of uncertainty over whether the Big Island will be able to host the triathlon as scheduled in February during the coronavirus pandemic. ...

Utah Jazz to require proof of vaccination or negative test

Sep. 24, 2021 14:36 PM EDT

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Utah Jazz’s home arena announced Friday that it will require proof of vaccination against COVID-19 or a negative test for all fans over the age of 12. Vivint Smart Home Arena, located in Salt Lake City, will require fans to present proof of...

Thursday's Scores

Sep. 24, 2021 03:00 AM EDT

PREP VOLLEYBALL= Ansley-Litchfield def. Ravenna, 25-23, 25-20, 23-25, 21-25, 15-9 Ashland-Greenwood def. Fort Calhoun, 25-18, 25-15, 25-17 Bellevue East def. South Sioux City, 25-15, 25-8, 25-17 Bennington...