Local

'Jazzy' new seating at Ogden Pioneer Stadium ready for Pioneer Day

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The rickety old bleachers on the north side of Ogden Pioneer Stadium have been replaced with new...

Local

Despite pushback from owners, Ogden puts downtown building on historic register

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The Ogden City Council voted unanimously Tuesday night to designate the building as a “historic resource” on the Ogden City Register of Historic Resources.


Police & Fire

Ogden police investigating after body found Monday near 26th Street

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Police are investigating the body as a “suspicious, unattended death,” according to Ogden Police Lt. Clint Christensen.


Local

North Ogden plans for new detention basin/wading pond spark concerns, debate

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Worrisome to some given the many kids who live near the planned site is the proposed creation of an unsupervised 4-foot deep wading pond, which they say raises the specter of an accidental drowning.


Local

Ruth House closes, leaving vacuum for women transitioning from prison, drugs

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Since 2016, pastor Kyle Hill and his wife, Holly, had been operating The Ruth House as an inexpensive place for women to live while they transitioned from prison and drug use and began connecting with God. But at the end of June, the Hills were forced to close the home.


Local

Volunteer fire departments struggle with recruitment, retention

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Especially in this rebounding economy, volunteer fire departments struggle with staffing issues.


Education

Ogden students enjoy ballet folklórico and parkour as part of summer program

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Kaylin Anguiano, 10, said she likes the program because she has fun and because she can help others understand her culture.


Entertainment

Northern Utah Theater: 'Once Upon This Island,' 'Bye Bye Birdie,' more

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North Ogden Amphitheater’s first production, “Once Upon This Island,” debuts this week. Catch kids in “Bye Bye Birdie” at The Ziegfeld Theater. 


Local

10-Day Planner: Live music, baseball, rodeo, festivals and more

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Plenty of live music, sports, festivals, classes and more to fill your next 10 days. 


Local

S. Ogden, N. Ogden, Pleasant View, Ogden rec facilities to share grant funds

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Two new parks taking shape, an amphitheater and a sports complex will share $1.29 million in grant money coming from Weber County sales tax money earmarked for cultural development.


Golf

Fremont, BYU alum Patrick Fishburn taking his shot at pro golf

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Fishburn is in his own backyard this week at the Web.com Tour’s Utah Championship in Farmington. But most of his tournaments are not nearly as close to home.


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