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Patterson is new Clinton council member

Jennilyn E. Williams, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Apr 18 2014 - 5:28pm

CLINTON - Barbara Patterson was appointed to the Clinton city council in a unanimous decision recently.

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

JaNae Francis
Apr 18 2014 - 5:25pm

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: 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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Reyes avoiding some campaign donations

The Associated Press
Apr 18 2014 - 5:13pm

SALT LAKE CITY -- Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes says he's avoiding campaign donations that could appear to create a conflict of interest with his office.

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Reader will run for president, do better math

Contributed, Norman Styles
Apr 18 2014 - 4:31pm

Editor,I'll toss in my hat into the ring for running for president of America. I'm 77 years young, and can offer all the really simple answers to our problems. We'll be changing America for the good at last. Everyone will vote 100 percent for my new party named, dinero and mu-lah. Our country has been run all my life by persons with law degrees....

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Best-sellers

Contributed
Apr 18 2014 - 4:20pm

The Mountains and Plains Indie Bestseller List, as brought to you by IndieBound and MPIBA, for the week ended Sunday, April 13, 2014. Based on reporting from the independent booksellers of the Mountains and Plains Independent Booksellers Association and IndieBound. 

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Bookmark

Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 18 2014 - 4:18pm

Montana author Walter Kirn will read from and sign his new nonfiction book, "Blood Will Out" (Liveright, $25.95), at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 22, at The King's English Bookshop, 1511 S. 1500 East, Salt Lake City.The book is about how he met and had a long-standing friendship with the young banker and art collector Clark Rockefeller, who ultimately...

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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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Patterson is new Clinton council member

Jennilyn E. Williams, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Apr 18 2014 - 5:28pm

CLINTON - Barbara Patterson was appointed to the Clinton city council in a unanimous decision recently.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 18 2014 - 5:28pm


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

JaNae Francis
Apr 18 2014 - 5:25pm

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.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 18 2014 - 5:35pm


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


Reyes avoiding some campaign donations

The Associated Press
Apr 18 2014 - 5:13pm

SALT LAKE CITY -- Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes says he's avoiding campaign donations that could appear to create a conflict of interest with his office.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 18 2014 - 5:13pm


Reader will run for president, do better math

Contributed, Norman Styles
Apr 18 2014 - 4:31pm

Editor,I'll toss in my hat into the ring for running for president of America. I'm 77 years young, and can offer all the really simple answers to our problems. We'll be changing America for the good at last. Everyone will vote 100 percent for my new party named, dinero and mu-lah. Our country has been run all my life by persons with law degrees....

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 18 2014 - 4:32pm


Best-sellers

Contributed
Apr 18 2014 - 4:20pm

The Mountains and Plains Indie Bestseller List, as brought to you by IndieBound and MPIBA, for the week ended Sunday, April 13, 2014. Based on reporting from the independent booksellers of the Mountains and Plains Independent Booksellers Association and IndieBound. 

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 18 2014 - 4:20pm


Bookmark

Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 18 2014 - 4:18pm

Montana author Walter Kirn will read from and sign his new nonfiction book, "Blood Will Out" (Liveright, $25.95), at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 22, at The King's English Bookshop, 1511 S. 1500 East, Salt Lake City.The book is about how he met and had a long-standing friendship with the young banker and art collector Clark Rockefeller, who ultimately...

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


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: Centerville trench collapse victim knew he had to save himself

JaNae Francis
Apr 18 2014 - 5:25pm

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.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 18 2014 - 5:35pm


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


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.

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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 - 3:06pm

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.

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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.

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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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VIDEO: Burke says NBA reality was a pleasant surprise

Jim Burton, Standard-Examiner columnist
Apr 18 2014 - 6:23am

Before he got to the Jazz, rookie point guard Trey Burke heard whispers about NBA veterans and what goes on behind the scenes.Petty stuff.Selfish stuff.Obnoxious stuff.

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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.

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


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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GALLERY: Ogden Community Soccer Complex Fundraising Event

Stephen Smith
Apr 17 2014 - 8:52pm

The Ogden Community Soccer Complex Committee holds a special event Thursday evening at the Marquardt Field House at Weber State University to support a new soccer complex.

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GALLERY: Roy High School Auto Show

Jamie Lampros
Apr 17 2014 - 2:57pm

Roy High School Auto Show

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GALLERY: 2014 National Gym Association’s Natural Utah Championships

Robby Lloyd
Apr 17 2014 - 1:11pm

‘The 2014 National Gym Association’s Natural Utah Championships at Layton High School in Layton, on April 12, 2014. (ROBBY LLOYD/ Special to the Standard-Examiner)

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GALLERY: Saturday Satire for April 19, 2014

Cagle Cartoons
Apr 17 2014 - 12:12pm

Cartoons from around the nation and world.

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

JaNae Francis
Apr 18 2014 - 5:25pm

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.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 18 2014 - 5:35pm


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


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

Bryon Saxton, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 18 2014 - 3:06pm

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 - 4:43pm


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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