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Small-scale wind turbine experiment at Weber Canyon

Jamie Lampros, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Apr 19 2014 - 4:13pm

OGDEN -- Engineering technology students at Weber State University have designed and developed a portable trailer for five wind turbines that will sit at the mouth of Weber Canyon for the next year in an effort to prove that it is cost effective to capture energy from canyon winds using residential-scale wind turbines.

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'Smart meters' win Brigham City approval despite protests

Tim Gurrister, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 19 2014 - 3:27pm

BRIGHAM CITY -- After listening to citizens threaten to sue if they did, the city council voted to move ahead with installing "smart meters" on homes and businesses to bill power usage.

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Bikers deliver Easter baskets to Ogden veterans home

Bryon Saxton, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 19 2014 - 3:09pm

OGDEN -- The 20 brawny, dark leather-clad male motorcycle riders carrying the Easter baskets filled with multi-colored plastic eggs may have seemed a contrast in nature on first glance.

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Who would get body piercings or tattoos for Facebook likes?

Mark Saal, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 19 2014 - 2:54pm

Today, we pull back the shower curtain of mystery to offer a glimpse of the fat, naked man of truth, standing there in the bathtub of journalism.

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VIDEO: 35-year mystery solved in Utah for Michigan mother

Cimaron Neugebauer, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 19 2014 - 2:42pm

CLEARFIELD -- Social media helped solve a 35-year-old case behind what happened to a runaway teen from Michigan. The answer was in Clearfield, Utah.Now time is of the essence in trying to get the remains of the teen, who went by the name of Lee Beeler, back to his birth mother, who has been diagnosed with cancer for the second time.

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GALLERY: PHOTO GALLERY: Mountain Man Rendezvous

Robby Lloyd, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Apr 19 2014 - 2:39pm

The Annual Spring Rendezvous at Fort Buenaventura in Ogden, features shooting contests, live music, canoe races, and a trader’s row April 19-20, 2014.

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GALLERY: Faces: Kaysville Easter Egg Hunt

Ruth Malan
Apr 19 2014 - 1:33pm

Picture gallery of the Kaysville Easter Egg Hunt at Barnes Park.

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Freshman suffers serious concussion during Syracuse soccer game

Ryan Comer, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 19 2014 - 9:17am

SYRACUSE - Syracuse freshman Mat Clark will miss the rest of the boys soccer season after suffering a concussion during Thursday's 5-4 loss at Fremont, coach Ray Parkhurst said Friday.

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Small-scale wind turbine experiment at Weber Canyon

Jamie Lampros, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Apr 19 2014 - 4:13pm

OGDEN -- Engineering technology students at Weber State University have designed and developed a portable trailer for five wind turbines that will sit at the mouth of Weber Canyon for the next year in an effort to prove that it is cost effective to capture energy from canyon winds using residential-scale wind turbines.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 19 2014 - 4:13pm


'Smart meters' win Brigham City approval despite protests

Tim Gurrister, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 19 2014 - 3:27pm

BRIGHAM CITY -- After listening to citizens threaten to sue if they did, the city council voted to move ahead with installing "smart meters" on homes and businesses to bill power usage.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 19 2014 - 3:32pm


Bikers deliver Easter baskets to Ogden veterans home

Bryon Saxton, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 19 2014 - 3:09pm

OGDEN -- The 20 brawny, dark leather-clad male motorcycle riders carrying the Easter baskets filled with multi-colored plastic eggs may have seemed a contrast in nature on first glance.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 19 2014 - 4:05pm


Who would get body piercings or tattoos for Facebook likes?

Mark Saal, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 19 2014 - 2:54pm

Today, we pull back the shower curtain of mystery to offer a glimpse of the fat, naked man of truth, standing there in the bathtub of journalism.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 19 2014 - 2:54pm


VIDEO: 35-year mystery solved in Utah for Michigan mother

Cimaron Neugebauer, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 19 2014 - 2:42pm

CLEARFIELD -- Social media helped solve a 35-year-old case behind what happened to a runaway teen from Michigan. The answer was in Clearfield, Utah.Now time is of the essence in trying to get the remains of the teen, who went by the name of Lee Beeler, back to his birth mother, who has been diagnosed with cancer for the second time.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 19 2014 - 4:18pm


GALLERY: PHOTO GALLERY: Mountain Man Rendezvous

Robby Lloyd, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Apr 19 2014 - 2:39pm

The Annual Spring Rendezvous at Fort Buenaventura in Ogden, features shooting contests, live music, canoe races, and a trader’s row April 19-20, 2014.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 19 2014 - 2:39pm


GALLERY: Faces: Kaysville Easter Egg Hunt

Ruth Malan
Apr 19 2014 - 1:33pm

Picture gallery of the Kaysville Easter Egg Hunt at Barnes Park.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 19 2014 - 1:33pm


Freshman suffers serious concussion during Syracuse soccer game

Ryan Comer, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 19 2014 - 9:17am

SYRACUSE - Syracuse freshman Mat Clark will miss the rest of the boys soccer season after suffering a concussion during Thursday's 5-4 loss at Fremont, coach Ray Parkhurst said Friday.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 19 2014 - 9:17am

VIDEO: 35-year mystery solved in Utah for Michigan mother

Cimaron Neugebauer, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 19 2014 - 2:42pm

CLEARFIELD -- Social media helped solve a 35-year-old case behind what happened to a runaway teen from Michigan. The answer was in Clearfield, Utah.Now time is of the essence in trying to get the remains of the teen, who went by the name of Lee Beeler, back to his birth mother, who has been diagnosed with cancer for the second time.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 19 2014 - 4:18pm


VIDEO: Centerville trench collapse victim knew he had to save himself

JaNae Francis
Apr 19 2014 - 8:17am

MURRAY - What would you do if your life depended on it?That's a question to which Sandy resident Luke Marti now knows the answer.

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VIDEO: PREP BASEBALL: Lakers defeat Royals; full roundup

Ryan Comer, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 19 2014 - 8:11am

BONNEVILLE 9, ROY 4: At Roy, Bonneville capitalized on Roy errors early, Parker Rasmussen broke it open with a bases-clearing triple late and the Lakers defeated the Royals 9-4 Friday.

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VIDEO: PREP SOFTBALL: Clearfield tops Mountain Crest; full roundup

Ryan Comer, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 19 2014 - 8:07am

CLEARFIELD 8, MOUNTAIN CREST 3: At Clearfield, Anna Snyder hit a two-RBI single with the bases loaded in the bottom of the sixth, helping fuel a seven-run inning, and Clearfield defeated Mountain Crest 8-3 Friday.Clearfield, which had only five hits entering the bottom of the sixth, recorded five hits in the sixth inning alone.

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VIDEO: Roy teen who prefers old time rock n' roll wins tickets to Eagles

Bryon Saxton, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 18 2014 - 5:36pm

ROY -- When it comes to music, 16-year-old Ariadanee Volk wishes she would have been born a few decades earlier.The Roy High School honors student loves the classic rock n' roll bands such as the Eagles.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 18 2014 - 5:36pm


VIDEO: Layton neighborhood embroiled in dispute over chicken-killing terrier

Cimaron Neugebauer, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 18 2014 - 5:18pm

LAYTON -- On a quiet street here a family tends to their chickens, oblivious to the danger that will soon ravage their backyard and kill nearly a dozen of their livestock.Three times in the past year the Wallace family has seen a bloodletting of scattered feathers in the form of what look like piles of leaves, all at the paws of a pure-bred...

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VIDEO: Judge asks pointed questions in gay marriage case

Kristi Eaton, Nicholas Riccardi, The Associated Press
Apr 18 2014 - 3:16pm

DENVER -- A judge in Colorado who will play a pivotal role deciding whether gays should be allowed to wed in the United States asked pointed questions Thursday about whether Oklahoma can legally ban the unions.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 18 2014 - 3:27pm


VIDEO: Dog walker benefits as much as Davis shelter canines

Bryon Saxton, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 18 2014 - 1:31pm

FRUIT HEIGHTS -- At a steady walking pace, volunteer Steve Turner is quickly becoming every Davis County shelter dog's best friend.Since April of 2012, Turner has been volunteering three to four times a week as a dog walker in treating the canines to a day out from the Davis County Animal Care & Control shelter in Fruit Heights.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 18 2014 - 1:38pm


GALLERY: PHOTO GALLERY: Mountain Man Rendezvous

Robby Lloyd, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Apr 19 2014 - 2:39pm

The Annual Spring Rendezvous at Fort Buenaventura in Ogden, features shooting contests, live music, canoe races, and a trader’s row April 19-20, 2014.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 19 2014 - 2:39pm


GALLERY: Faces: Kaysville Easter Egg Hunt

Ruth Malan
Apr 19 2014 - 1:33pm

Picture gallery of the Kaysville Easter Egg Hunt at Barnes Park.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 19 2014 - 1:33pm


GALLERY: Faces: Flapjacks and Bingo

Ruth Malan
Apr 19 2014 - 3:45am

Picture gallery of the Layton City Family Bingo and pancakes evening.

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GALLERY: Photo Gallery: Sky View Vs Box Elder Boys April 18 2014

Brian Wolfer
Apr 18 2014 - 7:57pm

Sky View Vs Box Elder Boys in a close game. In Brigham City, on April 18 2014. Photos by Brian Wolfer

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GALLERY: PHOTOS: Comic Con opening day in SLC

"Prussia" (Sami Whitesides), left, "HarleyQuinn" (Jade Lindgren), and "Zuko" (Mattie Csicsery) pose for a photo at the opening day of Salt Lake Comic Con, Thursday, April 17, 2014, in Salt Lake City, Utah. (AP Photo)

The Associated Press
Apr 18 2014 - 3:56pm

Characters and costumes at the opening day of Comic Con in Salt Lake City Friday.

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GALLERY: PHOTO GALLERY: Good Friday march in Ogden

Brian Wolfer
Apr 18 2014 - 2:23pm

Catholics march the street of ogden on good friday. On April 18 2014. Photos by Brian Wolfer

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GALLERY: 2014 Great Utah ShakeOut

Briana Scroggins
Apr 18 2014 - 1:49am

Clearfield Job Corps students volunteered to have moulage done for large disaster training purposes at the old Grandview Elementary School in Ogden on April 18, 2014.

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GALLERY: PHOTO GALLERY:Girls Softball, Payson vs. Bountiful High School

Robby Lloyd
Apr 18 2014 - 12:37am

‘Girls Softball, Payson vs. Bountiful High School. April 17, 2014 at Millcreek Junior High in Bountiful. (ROBBY LLOYD/ Special to the Standard-Examiner)’

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VIDEO: Roy teen who prefers old time rock n' roll wins tickets to Eagles

Bryon Saxton, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 18 2014 - 5:36pm

ROY -- When it comes to music, 16-year-old Ariadanee Volk wishes she would have been born a few decades earlier.The Roy High School honors student loves the classic rock n' roll bands such as the Eagles.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 18 2014 - 5:36pm


VIDEO: Layton neighborhood embroiled in dispute over chicken-killing terrier

Cimaron Neugebauer, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 18 2014 - 5:18pm

LAYTON -- On a quiet street here a family tends to their chickens, oblivious to the danger that will soon ravage their backyard and kill nearly a dozen of their livestock.Three times in the past year the Wallace family has seen a bloodletting of scattered feathers in the form of what look like piles of leaves, all at the paws of a pure-bred...

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 18 2014 - 5:18pm


GALLERY: PHOTOS: Comic Con opening day in SLC

"Prussia" (Sami Whitesides), left, "HarleyQuinn" (Jade Lindgren), and "Zuko" (Mattie Csicsery) pose for a photo at the opening day of Salt Lake Comic Con, Thursday, April 17, 2014, in Salt Lake City, Utah. (AP Photo)

The Associated Press
Apr 18 2014 - 3:56pm

Characters and costumes at the opening day of Comic Con in Salt Lake City Friday.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 18 2014 - 3:56pm


VIDEO: Judge asks pointed questions in gay marriage case

Kristi Eaton, Nicholas Riccardi, The Associated Press
Apr 18 2014 - 3:16pm

DENVER -- A judge in Colorado who will play a pivotal role deciding whether gays should be allowed to wed in the United States asked pointed questions Thursday about whether Oklahoma can legally ban the unions.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 18 2014 - 3:27pm


GALLERY: PHOTO GALLERY: Good Friday march in Ogden

Brian Wolfer
Apr 18 2014 - 2:23pm

Catholics march the street of ogden on good friday. On April 18 2014. Photos by Brian Wolfer

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 18 2014 - 2:26pm


VIDEO: Dog walker benefits as much as Davis shelter canines

Bryon Saxton, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 18 2014 - 1:31pm

FRUIT HEIGHTS -- At a steady walking pace, volunteer Steve Turner is quickly becoming every Davis County shelter dog's best friend.Since April of 2012, Turner has been volunteering three to four times a week as a dog walker in treating the canines to a day out from the Davis County Animal Care & Control shelter in Fruit Heights.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 18 2014 - 1:38pm


VIDEO: 'One-take Romney' returns to political stage as GOP leader

Philip Rucker, Robert Costa, The Washington Post
Apr 18 2014 - 10:01am

One rainy morning this month, the man who thought he would be president boarded a train near his beach house in San Diego. He stepped off in Burbank, Calif., and caught a ride to a sound stage, where his on-again, off-again political consigliere, Mike Murphy, was waiting to shoot a commercial on a set that bore more than a passing resemblance to...

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VIDEO: Avalanche sweeps down Everest, killing at least 12

The Associated Press
Apr 18 2014 - 9:47am

KATMANDU, Nepal -- An avalanche swept down a climbing route on Mount Everest early Friday, killing at least 12 Nepalese guides and leaving four missing in the deadliest disaster on the world's highest peak. Several more were injured.

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