Local

Weber County Library to hold annual used book, surplus sale

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Shoppers can get hardback books for 75 cents and paperback books for 25 cents at the one-day sale....

Education

School, law officials urge caution after boy hit in Farr West crosswalk

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School and law enforcement officials are urging drivers to be alert and aware around crosswalks after reports of a 10-year-old boy being hit Wednesday. The boy was not seriously injured after being hit in Farr West, according to a Facebook post from Weber School District, but the incident...


Local

GOAL Foundation hosts breakfast to show off fitness trail

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Youth and volunteers will demonstrate how to use the GOAL fitness trail equipment.


Lifestyle

70-year-old speed skier from Mountain Green defies nature in extreme sport

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At 70, people ask Rauli Karjalainen if he’s too old to be a newcomer in a hobby sometimes called the fastest non-motorized sport on Earth — but Karjalainen says he wants to go out with his boots on.


Police & Fire

Rachael Runyan park dedication honors slain Sunset girl, promotes Amber Alerts

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The 1982 case remains active and Sunset Police Chief Ken Eborn says several persons of interest still are being watched.


Local

New I-15, Hill Field Road interchange officially opens to traffic in Layton

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After more than a year of construction, the new Hill Field Road and Interstate 15 interchange is complete. 


Education

Sand Ridge Junior High teacher named top science educator in Utah

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Maggie Huddleston is this year’s recipient of the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching among science teachers for grades 7-12 in Utah.


Local

Clearfield 17-year-old Eagle Scout dies after long brain cancer battle

Joshua Jones family

Joshua’s first brain tumor was found when he was 8 years old. He was diagnosed with his second tumor in April, which was caused by radiation he had eight years ago.


Music

Ogden Valley Roots and Blues Festival 2016: Schedule, tickets and artist lineup

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The fourth annual Ogden Valley Roots and Blues Festival takes place this weekend at North Fork Park in Weber County. Here’s more on the schedule, tickets and artists who will play the 2016 festival.


Faith

Bosgieter promoted to head up CCS of Northern Utah

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Maresha Bosgieter has taken over as director of the Northern Utah branch of the nonprofit organization that works to meet people’s needs


Business

Become a rock star at Ogden's Imagine Music

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Following the “teach what you know” mantra, musician David Owen started offering guitar lessons, which led to opening Imagine Music.


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