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Provo police officer, suspect shot, rushed to hospital

An officer with the Provo Police Department has been shot, as has the suspect he was trying to apprehend, the department confirmed Thursday afternoon.

Reports: Provo Police officer shot

A Provo Police officer has been shot, according to reports.

Gov. Cox: Vaccines now available to age 16, older who have specific comorbidities

Gov. Spencer Cox on Thursday announced that, effective immediately, Utah residents who have specific comorbidities and who are 16 or older can schedule appointments for the COVID-19 vaccine.

Lawmakers: Dixie State U name change bill to be heard by Senate

Following a student protest at the Utah State Capitol asking the stalled Dixie State University name change bill be heard, the state's Senate has agreed to hear HB-278 before the legislative session ends.

Utah COVID-19 update: 14 more deaths, 812 new cases documented in past day

The Utah Department of Health on Wednesday reported 14 more COVID-19 deaths and 812 new cases confirmed in the past 24 hours.