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  1. Police identify teen killed in Orem officer-involved shooting
  2. Victim killed by police was Orem High student  Deseret News
  3. Police identify 17-year-old shot, killed by Orem Police officers Friday  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City
  4. Orem Police identify person killed in officer-involved shooting  Daily Herald
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Orem High signing event filled with drama, a surprise USU signing but no Puka Nacua  Deseret News

OREM — Orem High's signing day event in the school gymnasium Wednesday afternoon had banners, balloons, doughnuts and chocolate milk, students with a ...

Two Orem swimmers win individual titles at the 4A state meet  Daily Herald

Orem senior swimmer Leah Gale said she viewed Saturday's 4A state meet at BYU as a chance for redemption.

Orem approaching historic levels of domination in Utah prep football  Daily Herald

The majority of this year's Orem Tigers football roster has been playing together since they were 9 or 10 years old and Jeremy Hill has been their coach.

High school senior in custody after making threat against school over social media  Daily Herald

A teenager was arrested Sunday after she reportedly posted an image on social media threatening violence at a high school in Orem.

Orem High alumni chosen to help with study on Alzheimer's  Daily Herald

Orem High School alumni have the chance to make history once again — this time by potentially helping to unlock predictors of Alzheimer's disease and ...

Mr. Football Puka Nacua has a long list of accolades. The Orem receiver's late father saw it all coming...  Deseret News

Puka Nacua, who earns the title of Mr. Football 2018, finished his senior season as the top receiver in the country, averaging 166.9 yards per game with 26 ...

High school football: Orem Tigers 2018 preview  Deseret News

Here's an in-depth look at the Orem Tigers football team heading into the 2018 season.

Athletes of the Week: Orem's Noah Sewell and American Fork's Devin Downing  Daily Herald

Noah Sewell Junior running back Orem. The Tigers have seen a number of players put up big numbers this season as they have cruised to victory. Last Friday in ...

Orem PD gains live remote access to Orem HS surveillance cameras

Officers know any amount of time they can trim off the response to an active shooter can potentially save lives. Tuesday Orem police and Orem High School ...

Great Western Shootout still going strong for local high school hoops in its ninth year  Daily Herald

How many people would voluntarily tackle the monumental task of putting together an event that would require an investment of $100000?

Orem rolls to 60-13 win over Dixie for second-straight 4A football title

Orem High School captured it's second title under Coach Jeremy Hill after defeating Dixie High School 60-13. Puka Nacua capped off his senior year by ...

State's top football recruit won't announce his decision today  Deseret News

Wednesday is National Signing day for thousands of college athletes, but it will not be decision day for Utah's top football recruit - Puka Nacua. His mom said ...

Alpine School District, Orem police team up for safer schools  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

OREM, Utah - The Orem Police Department will have direct access to cameras at Orem High School from their phones during emergency situations. The school ...

A constant presence — Orem High's resource officer  Daily Herald

Dan McKown, Orem High School's resource officer, glances at the clock, first period is still in session. McKown heads out to walk the hallways for the first time ...

Utah's top college football recruit Puka Nacua picks Washington  Deseret News

SALT LAKE CITY — Puka Nacua's decision to go to Washington was made more dramatic by a vicious Sunday night snowstorm. Utah's top prep football recruit ...

Orem girls soccer keeps scrapping until it pays off in 2OT win over Juan Diego  Daily Herald

In a golden goal overtime showdown in the single-elimination girls soccer state playoffs, every opportunity is agonizing. Both Region 10 champion Orem and ...

High school football: 4A semifinal preview, Orem vs. Pine View  Deseret News

The Tigers and Panthers will meet with a spot in the 4A state championship game on the line, in what many believe will be a high-scoring, back-and-forth affair.

Orem's Greg Sheide treasures making a difference in 40 years of coaching  Daily Herald

Even as he prepares to finally step away from coaching, Orem assistant boys basketball coach Greg Sheide doesn't think he needs a lot of attention and ...

Lynn Gerratt – Principal of Orem High School  Daily Herald

Lynn Gerratt was appointed as the principal of Orem High School, effective July 1. Gerratt has served as the principal of Summit High School in Orem for the past ...

Orem has been home to several famous people.  Daily Herald

Several well-known people have called Orem home over the years.

Bingham breaks away late to top Orem in season opener  Daily Herald

Turnovers are never good, and they were particularly troublesome for Orem on Thursday night. Two fourth quarter interceptions led to quick scores for Bingham ...

Lone Peak and Orem girls soccer coaches celebrate special moments at state championships  Daily Herald

As Lone Peak head girls soccer coach Shantel Jolley watched the final minutes of Friday's 2018 6A state championship game slowly tick off the clock, there was ...

Investigation underway after officers shoot teen boy in Orem home  KUTV 2News

(KUTV) — Orem Police Department has identified the teenager killed in an officer involved critical incident inside his Orem home Friday afternoon. Orem Police ...

Orem's Puka Nacua named 2018 Utah Valley Player of the Year after record-breaking season  Daily Herald

Orem senior wide receiver Puka Nacua put together a stunning, record-breaking career including a phenomenal 2018 season, but there is one challenge where ...

Athletes of the Week: Lone Peak's Nate Ritchie and Orem's Buju Tuisavura  Daily Herald

Nate Ritchie. Junior safety/kicker/kick returner. Lone Peak. The Knights knew that having big plays by the defense and special teams would be crucial for their ...

Utah H.S. Football: 2018 Pre-Season All-State Football Team  247Sports

The top players in the state of Utah as selected by Utah High School Football Insider Jeff Hansen.

Eight on ballot for four board seats in Alpine School District  Daily Herald

Eight candidates will be on the general election ballot for four open seats on the Alpine School District Board of Education.

Orem's Cooper Legas wins state title for fourth straight season  Daily Herald

May 20, 2017, was the date that initiated an jaw-dropping year of state title success for Orem junior Cooper Legas.

10 fun facts about Orem that you may not know  Daily Herald

This is the 17th in a weekly series of stories highlighting interesting facts about cities in Utah County.

Andrew Jennings Thompson  Daily Herald

Andrew Jennings “AJ” Thompson was born on February 8, 1982 in Provo, Utah. He passed away from complications associated with blood clots in his lungs.

Everything you need to know about Utah County's 33 high school graduating classes  Daily Herald

Over the next several weeks, thousands of high school seniors will across a stage and celebrate their years of hard work and dedication to earn their high school ...

Orem hires Habitat director as new community services director  Daily Herald

Kena Mathews' greatest dream would be to work herself out of her new job. The former director of Habitat for Humanity of Utah County has taken a new position ...

Monday Close-Up: Despite Fragile X syndrome, Orem High School male cheerleader helps keep spirits high and breaks out of his shell with support of the school  Daily Herald

Despite Fragile X syndrome, Orem High School male cheerleader helps keep spirits high and breaks out of his shell with support of the school.

BYU hoops commit Shengzhe Li excited for Great Western Shootout experience  Daily Herald

Even in a crowd of big basketball players at Thursday's Great Western Shootout at Orem High School, it's pretty easy to spot Shengzhe Li. The 6-foot-11 center ...

Glade Mack Clayton  Daily Herald

Glade Mack Clayton, passed away on September 18, 2018. Born November 26, 1939 in Provo, Utah, to Clarence Donald Clayton and Isabelle McBride Clayton.

Orem High School pleased with UHSAA region realignment  Daily Herald

SALT LAKE CITY - After hearing from dozens of schools, the Utah High School Activities Associate accepted the input on Tuesday afternoon and has now ...

Prep Boys Basketball: Vivint Great Western Shootout tips off at Orem High School  Daily Herald

The seventh annual Vivint Great Western Shootout tournament will be held at Orem High School from Thursday through Saturday.

Orem at Bishop Gorman (Nevada) - September 7  Daily Herald

Despite the loss to Bingham on Thursday night, Orem is the front runner for the best team in 4A, and a legit contender for the best team in Utah County.

Scores, stats, videos and pictures: High school football roundup for Friday, Sept. 21  Deseret News

Here's a complete roundup of Friday's high school football action from around the state.

Orem's Kingsley Suamataia checks in at No. 11 in Top 100 for '21  247Sports

The 247Sports Top 100 recruits in the class of 2021 were released on Friday. The most notable prospect for BYU's interests was Orem offensive tackle Kingsley ...

Staff who responded to stabbing in Orem high school locker room share their story

OREM, Utah - New details were released Wednesday surrounding the stabbing of six students, including the student suspect, at Mountain View High School.

Shawn Christian Jensen  Daily Herald

Shawn Christian Jensen passed away in his sleep on Sunday, January 27, 2019. He was born and raised in Orem, graduating from Orem High School in 2001 ...

Brightside Brighton: Orem male cheerleader helps keep spirits high despite Fragile X syndrome  Daily Herald

It's senior night at Orem High School, and the Golden Tigers basketball team are preparing to take on the Spanish Fork Dons. The stands are filled with parents, ...

Three arrested after report of gang fight, shooting at Orem High School  Daily Herald

Three people were arrested by Orem police officers in relation to a gang shooting last week at Orem High School.

Scera Park Elementary parents dedicated to continuing annual play after consolidation  Daily Herald

Tape covers the floor at Scera Park Elementary School in Orem. Blue lines mark where the stairs will be. Green dots signal the edges. Before the elementary ...

Shakeup in football staff - Orem High School parts ways with assistant coaches  Daily Herald

OREM - When Orem High School's football team arrives in Las Vegas in preparation for its game against Arbor View on Friday, the coaching staff will have a ...

Orem boys soccer opens floodgates with corner-kick goal, blasts Pine View in 4A first round  Daily Herald

Although the final score didn't reflect it, Orem junior midfielder Devin Robins could feel things slipping a little bit for the Tigers midway through the second half of ...

15 fun places in Utah County that sadly only exist in your memories  Daily Herald

Businesses come and go with the ebb and flow of demand. But some places we just wish would never go away.

Orem baseball makes key plays, sweeps Lehi  Daily Herald

It's been a rough month for Orem senior right fielder Tyler Whimpey.

Friday night scoreboard: A look at this week's prep football action in Utah Valley  Daily Herald

This week's Friday night high school football action featured crushing wins and heartbreaking losses for Utah Valley teams. Here are the scores from this week's ...

Utah Valley Calendar: Things to do -- Feb. 24 | Community News  Daily Herald

AMERICAN FORK. Wasatch Winds concert — The Wasatch Winds will present a variety of different concerto selections at A Concerto Concert directed by John ...

Orem High School hires Jeremy Hill as new head football coach  Daily Herald

Since Jeremy Hill won a state championship at Orem High School and finished his playing days, he's started a successful business and has offered up much of ...

Prep Basketball Roundup: Fremont, Bountiful boys clinch region titles  Standard-Examiner

PLAIN CITY — Fremont boys basketball celebrated the Region 1 championship by cutting down the nets after a 80-76 home win over Layton on Friday night.

Rodney Gordon Eastman  Daily Herald

Rodney Gordon Eastman, age 71, passed away quietly on November 6 in the Timpanogos Hospital of complications from health problems he's faced over the ...

Photos: Despite health condition, Brighton Gibson helps keep spirits high at Orem school  Daily Herald

As part of Brighton Gibson's individualized education plan at Orem High School, his parents and teacher set eventually joining the cheer squad as a major goal.

Keith Dana Casper  Daily Herald

1950 — 2018. Keith DANA Casper was born on January 20, 1950, in Provo, Utah, to Keith Reuben Casper and Audrey Pulsipher Casper. He was a life-long ...

Vern L. Bailey  Daily Herald

Vern L. Bailey passed away peacefully on Friday December 7, 2018, at age 73. Vern was born February 6, 1945, to Wesley Parker and Vivian Lamb Bailey in Mt.

Kent R. Gamette  Daily Herald

Kent R. Gamette, a cheerful, caring, and devoted husband, father, and grandfather, passed away peacefully on Saturday, December 8, at the age of 75 with all of ...

High school football: Orem Tigers 2017 preview  Deseret News

Here's an in-depth look at the Orem Tigers football team heading into the 2017 season.

Everyday Heroes: Committed to service, Utah Valley veterans celebrate 100 years of remembrances  Daily Herald

Many people go about doing good deeds in their families, neighborhoods, organizations and church congregations. “Utah Valley's Everyday Heroes” celebrates ...

The history and direction of KOHS, Orem High School’s longstanding radio station  Daily Herald

At Orem High School, above the doorway in one classroom, there's a sign with three words: “DON'T BOTCH IT.” The classroom houses 91.7 KOHS, ...

Donna Raye Smith Hall  Daily Herald

Donna Raye Smith Hall was born November 19, 1946 in Provo, Utah to Jesse Norman Smith and Myrle Justesen Smith. She passed away on January 22, 2019, ...

Photos: Scera Park Elementary students prepare for 'Aladdin' performance  Daily Herald

Scera Park Elementary School students participate in a dress rehearsal for the junior version of “Aladdin” at Orem High School.

Richard Harward leads UVU men's basketball to big rally in win over Seattle  Daily Herald

The UVU men's basketball team's 20-game home winning streak at the UCCU Center in Orem appeared to be in serious jeopardy midway through the first half ...

Julee Rogers  Daily Herald

Julee Rogers was born on August 4, 1970 to Gordon Olsen and Glenda Jorgensen in Provo, Utah.

Orem boys basketball wins battle of football champs by defeating Lehi  Daily Herald

If victory in Tuesday's Region 10 boys basketball game at Orem had been decided solely on which team had the most players who had won state titles already in ...

More than 80 weapons found in Utah County schools since 2016  Daily Herald

The majority of weapons found in Utah County schools aren't guns, but rather knives, lookalike weapons or even ballpoint pens.

BYU hoops commit Bernardo Da Silva brings a lot to the game for Wasatch Academy  Daily Herald

It's been a tough year for Wasatch Academy senior forward Bernardo Da Silva.

The top 5 Utah County high school football games of 2018  Daily Herald

Thursday night kicked off the opening of the 2018 high school football season as the Bingham Miners defeated Orem, 39-22.

Beyond the March: Students voice their ideas on making school safety a lasting movement  Deseret News

The Deseret News brought together high school students to discuss their concerns and ideas about school safety. These are their thoughts as they look beyond ...

Homicide, sexual assault, finding Elizabeth Salgado: Top 5 Utah County crime stories in 2018  Daily Herald

Every year, communities are shaped by hundreds of stories. Here are a few of the most prominent crime stories to come out of Utah County in 2018:

Finalists For Polynesian HS Football Player of Year Award Named  247Sports

Honolulu, HI (December 11, 2018) –The Polynesian Football Hall of Fame announced today five Finalists for the 2018 Polynesian High School Football Player ...

18 new administrators appointed in the Alpine School District  Daily Herald

The Board of Education and Cabinet announced the following new administrative assignments on Feb. 14, 2018 in the Alpine School District.

Karrie Fitzgerald McDougal  Daily Herald

1952 — 2018. Our dear wife and mother, Karrie Fitzgerald McDougal, age 66, died December 7, 2018 in Provo, Utah. She was born October 18, 1952 in Salt ...

Support continues to pour in for the tragic loss of Orem’s Parker Overly  Daily Herald

Paul Overly took the news like a fastball to the ribs that knocks the wind out of you.

Initial Valley Visioning results surprise some, more input wanted  Daily Herald

Envision Utah released preliminary results of its Utah Valley Visioning survey this week, and hopes to add as much community input to the results as possible.

Dace David Beal  Daily Herald

Dace David Beal (40) passed away on Sunday, July 22, 2018 at his home in Provo, Utah. He was born on August 23, 1977 in American Fork, Utah and was.

Victim speaks as teen suspect in stabbing at Orem school charged with attempted murder

OREM, Utah -- Disturbing details are emerging after five students were stabbed at an Orem high school earlier this month, and one victim who was stabbed ...

Utah Valley Calendar: Things to do -- Dec. 9 | Community News  Daily Herald

AMERICAN FORK. “Winter Holiday” concert — The Wasatch Winds will provide a fun evening of Christmas music at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 10 at the ...

Stanley J. Gordon  Daily Herald

It is with great sadness that the family of Stanley J. Gordon, an honorable and gentle man, announces his passing after a yearlong battle with multiple myeloma.

High school football: 4A state championship preview, Orem vs. Mountain Crest  Deseret News

It's been over two decades since Orem has won a football championship, and over one decade since Mountain won a title, but one of those streaks will end this ...

Susan Denise Nordmeyer  Daily Herald

Susan Denise Nordmeyer, 59, of Orem passed away Thursday, June 21, 2018.

Gayno G. West  Daily Herald

Gayno G. West, 85, of Provo, Utah, passed away Nov 12, 2018 from natural causes at the home of her youngest daughter in North Las Vegas, Nevada. Gayno ...

Rickey Evin Wilberg  Daily Herald

Rickey Evin Wilberg, age 66, of Tabiona, passed away Thursday, January 10, 2019 at his home. He was born August 7, 1952 to Chal Berl and Lola Tomlinson ...

Mike Browning – Director of Operations, District Office  Daily Herald

Mike Browning has been appointed as a Director of Operations. He has been serving as the principal of Orem High School for the past seven years. His other ...

Provo High's basketball rivalries created unforgettable memories  Daily Herald

Over the past 60 years, the Provo High School sports programs have competed in thousands of events. There have been big wins, tough losses, personal ...

Orem High football player surprised by reaction to 'something I've always done'

Last week, an Orem High School football player got thrown into that discussion \u2014 and all he did was stand up. But the response is what surprised him most.

Orem making a case to remain in 4A classification  Daily Herald

Just in case the Utah High School Activities Association Board of Trustees hasn't gotten the message, Tuesday afternoon when school let out, dozens of Orem ...

Athletes of the Week: Jan. 30  Daily Herald

Ross Reeves. Senior guard. Orem. The Tigers needed to get on track to keep their dreams of winning Region 10 alive after dropping a game to Salem Hills.

Utah Football Recruiting: Utes ready for big visit weekend  247Sports

It's crunch time for Utah football, as the Ute coaching staff works to put the final touches on the 2019 recruiting class. With the early signing period just days away, ...

Orem's Greg Sheide leaves legacy of humor and caring after 33 years of teaching and coaching  Daily Herald

If you've heard the riddle about the 28 dogs and the chickens, you probably know long-time Orem High School teacher and coach Greg Sheide.

Utah Football: 2019 recruiting class names to watch for ahead of signing day

Utah has already signed 13 players prior to February 6th's National Signing Day, which marks the beginning of the regular signing period.

Orem football player who rose from wheelchair for national anthem shares his story

OREM, Utah -- A young football player from Orem who recently underwent surgery is getting recognition online after he rose from a wheelchair and struggled to ...

Karen T. Rowley  Daily Herald

The Heavenly choirs have anxiously awaited this day when our angel mother went to accompany them. Karen Terry Rowley, age 80, slipped through the veil ...

Paul Alan Gillespie  Daily Herald

Paul Alan Gillespie, Coach Gillespie, was born in Provo, Utah February 18, 1945 to James Robert Gillespie and Wilma Wiscombe Gillespie. He peacefully ...

Offer Tracker: USC offers underclassmen, OC Tee Martin's son  247Sports

USC offered several big underclassmen following the Trojans second 7-on-7 tournament of June. Catch up on all the offers here.

Orem High ready for the start of school  Daily Herald

OREM -- It's crunch time at Orem High. That's not referring to the Tiger football team workouts -- it's all about the new school and all the little details that.

Out-of-state visitors enjoy Vivint Great Western Shootout experience  Daily Herald

The boys basketball team from Smoky Hill High School in Aurora, Colorado, is familiar with the rigors of traveling out of state for basketball tournaments.

Utah football: Four-star quarterback recruit Jayden Daniels talks Utah visit, 'It is a different vibe, but...  Deseret News

A dual-threat quarterback out of Cajon High School in San Bernardino, California, Daniels was on hand to see the Utes take on the Trojans.

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