Good morning. Here's an updated look at how AP's general news coverage is shaping up in Utah.

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SALT LAKE CITY — Two top executives of a Salt Lake City-based biodiesel company who prosecutors say are part of a polygamous group are set to appear in court on charges alleging they orchestrated a $511 million tax-credit scheme. By Lindsay Whitehurts. UPCOMING: 500 words by 3 p.m. MDT.


FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — Voters on the country's largest American Indian reservation have advanced two seasoned politicians vying for the presidency to the general election. Current tribal Vice President Jonathan Nez maintained a hefty lead throughout Tuesday's primary among a record field of 18 presidential hopefuls. By Felicia Fonseca. SENT: 630 words, photos.


— BIMANUFACTURING-UTAH STATE: Utah State University will get more money over the next year for its Synthetic Biomanufacturing Facility.



After a rough preseason filled with bad news, college football begins with its usual marathon Labor Day weekend slate of games, highlighted by No. 6 Washington against No. 9 Auburn and No. 12 Notre Dame hosting No. 14 Michigan. By College Football Writer Ralph D. Russo. SENT: 750 words.


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