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Ernest LuningErnest LuningJuly 18, 20176min1170

Democratic congressional candidate Levi Tillemann on Tuesday condemned as "bigoted" and "clearly dogwhistle politics" a demand issued by Victor Mitchell, a Republican running for governor of Colorado, that one of his primary opponents — a member of a famous Mormon family that includes Mitt Romney — return all campaign contributions he's received from Utah residents. But Mitchell rejected Tillemann's criticism, insisting that he was merely raising concerned about Utah competing for business with Colorado.


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Associated PressAssociated PressSeptember 12, 20163min271

Nearly 160 years after the massacre of a wagon train in southern Utah, the pioneers' descendants got their first glimpse of what is believed to be their gravesites. Descendants of the Mountain Meadows Massacre victims gathered Saturday about 35 miles southwest of Cedar City to look at piles of rocks. Those rocks could likely be where their relatives were laid to rest, according to a California archaeologist.