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Death of 2 Park City boys spark investigation, warning from school district

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Desert New FilePARK CITY — Two 13-year-old Park City boys, best friends who attended Treasure Mountain Junior High School, both died unexpectedly within 48 hours of each other.

Grant Seaver was found dead in his home on Sunday. Tuesday morning, his best friend, Ryan Ainsworth was found dead on a couch in his house by his father. Ryan was last seen alive late Monday night.

"Right now we are in crisis mode because we ...

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$5K reward offered for information about homicide

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By Faith Heaton Jolley

CEDAR CITY — Police offered a reward Tuesday in connection with the May homicide of an Iron County woman.

The body of Cammi Denne Miller, 33, was discovered May 9 on the side of Tipple Road about two miles outside of Cedar City, according to the Iron County Sheriff's Office. Officials ruled the death as a homicide on May 15.

The sheriff's office said a reward of up to $5,000 is being offered ...

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Iron County woman’s death officially ruled a homicide by police

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By Pat Reavy

CEDAR CITY — Iron County sheriff's investigators said Thursday that the death of a woman whose body was found last week on the side of a dirt road south of Cedar City will be classified as a homicide.

The body of Cammi Denee Miller, 33, was found May 9 on Tipple Road. The sheriff's office said Miller was a longtime resident of Iron County.

Sheriff's Sgt. Del Schlosser said an autopsy had been completed ...

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Body found on Tipple Road near Cedar City identified

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By Faith Heaton Jolley

CEDAR CITY — The body found on a rural road near Cedar City was identified Tuesday.

Friday, deputies from the Iron County Sheriff's Office received reports of a "suspicious circumstance" on Tipple Road around two miles south of Cedar City. The deputies discovered the body of a deceased female near the side of the road, police said.

After further investigation, the woman has been identified as Cammi Denee Miller, 33. Police said Miller ...

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Man who stopped car demanding a ride facing kidnapping charges

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Justin Rodney Smith, 24, of Cedar City

CEDAR CITY — Police say a southern Utah woman was the victim of an attempted kidnapping Tuesday afternoon when a man forced his way into her car and demanded a ride.

Justin Rodney Smith, 24, of Cedar City, was booked into Iron County Jail for investigation of kidnapping, a second-degree felony.

Iron County sheriff's detective Jody Edwards said Smith jumped in front of the woman's car about 2:30 p.m. as ...

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Pinto Marijuana Grow – KSL update

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CEDAR CITY — Three people were arrested Monday following the discovery of a large marijuana garden outside of Cedar City.

Acting on a tip from a citizen, agents from the Iron County Sheriff's Office, Drug Enforcement Administration, the U.S. Forest Service and the Iron/Garfield Narcotics Task Force started at 5 a.m. the take down of a pot field near Pinto, Utah, about 18 miles west of Cedar City. Up to 4,000 plants were seized, said Iron County Sheriff Mark Gower. ...

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New Harmony/Kanarraville Area Fire – Update

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Update from The Spectrum @ 05:41 pm

An air tanker drops fire retardant on the fire burning near New Harmony. / Asher Swan / Daily News

An air tanker drops fire retardant on the fire burning near New Harmony. / Asher Swan / Daily News

NEW HARMONY – Emergency officials have sent out reverse 911 calls to put residents in Kanarraville on standby for evacuations. A wildfire raging out of control has jumped Interstate 15 and is headed north ...

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