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State lawmakers granted Weber County's $1.5 million gun range request

Cathy McKitrick, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 23 2014 - 6:18pm

OGDEN -- Weber County's $1.5 million request to the state Legislature to help purchase an indoor gun range appeared dead in the water in mid-February, but got revived and funded during the session's final two days of frenzied activity.In what appeared to be a mid-session comedic mishap, Sen. Scott Jenkins, R-Plain City, told the Standard-Examiner...

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Hill ALC commander reassigned to Ohio

Mitch Shaw, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 23 2014 - 5:58pm

HILL AIR FORCE BASE --  The highest ranking military official at Hill Air Force Base will have a new home before the year is out.The Department of Defense announced earlier this week that Maj. Gen. H. Brent Baker Sr., current commander of Hill's Ogden Air Logistics Complex, will be reassigned to Wright-Patterson Air Force Base ...

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New House member Fawson resigns N. Ogden council seat

Rachel Trotter, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Apr 23 2014 - 5:50pm

NORTH OGDEN - Justin Fawson resigned his city council post this week. Fawson recently was appointed to take over Ryan Wilcox's vacated post in state House District 7, and Fawson also intends to run for the open seat this fall.

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VIDEO: Ogden's Roller Dolls do derby right

Mark Saal, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 23 2014 - 5:46pm

OGDEN -- Jenae Miller remembers her introduction to roller derby. She was getting a tattoo at the time, and complaining about her co-workers."I'd had kind of a bad day and was bitching about something at work," the North Ogden woman recalls of that day four years ago. "The tattoo artist's girlfriend looked at me and said, 'You've got anger issues...

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VIDEO: Man Apologizes For Naked Walk In Wal-Mart

The Associated Press
Apr 23 2014 - 5:40pm

A South Carolina man says he's sorry and embarrassed about walking into a Wal-Mart in Tega Cay wearing nothing but a pair of shoes.

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Davis County prosecutors to query police about lying before trying cases

Loretta Park, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 23 2014 - 5:38pm

FARMINGTON --- Davis County police chiefs will soon learn about a questionnaire Davis County Attorney Troy Rawlings want their officers to fill out before they testify in court. The questionnaire is "an effort from our office to assist law enforcement agencies and the administration of justice from mishaps like (Utah Highway Patrol) ...

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Review: ‘Man of La Mancha’ is masterful

Nancy Van Valkenburg, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 23 2014 - 5:34pm

CenterPoint Legacy Theatre's "Man of la Mancha" will make you question your reality, and ponder whether a life lived according to lofty ideas might be more noble than one tethered to gritty reality.Monday's opening night crowd was the first to see the convincing dark, stone fortress, crafted from plywood; to hear the soaring vocals coming from...

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Fictionist headlines WeberTown concert

Linda East Brady, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 23 2014 - 5:02pm

The Provo-based band Fictionist, headlining the WeberTown music festival at Ogden Amphitheater on Saturday, April 26, is in a place of metamorphosis.

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State lawmakers granted Weber County's $1.5 million gun range request

Cathy McKitrick, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 23 2014 - 6:18pm

OGDEN -- Weber County's $1.5 million request to the state Legislature to help purchase an indoor gun range appeared dead in the water in mid-February, but got revived and funded during the session's final two days of frenzied activity.In what appeared to be a mid-session comedic mishap, Sen. Scott Jenkins, R-Plain City, told the Standard-Examiner...

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Hill ALC commander reassigned to Ohio

Mitch Shaw, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 23 2014 - 5:58pm

HILL AIR FORCE BASE --  The highest ranking military official at Hill Air Force Base will have a new home before the year is out.The Department of Defense announced earlier this week that Maj. Gen. H. Brent Baker Sr., current commander of Hill's Ogden Air Logistics Complex, will be reassigned to Wright-Patterson Air Force Base ...

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 23 2014 - 6:00pm


New House member Fawson resigns N. Ogden council seat

Rachel Trotter, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Apr 23 2014 - 5:50pm

NORTH OGDEN - Justin Fawson resigned his city council post this week. Fawson recently was appointed to take over Ryan Wilcox's vacated post in state House District 7, and Fawson also intends to run for the open seat this fall.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 23 2014 - 5:59pm


VIDEO: Ogden's Roller Dolls do derby right

Mark Saal, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 23 2014 - 5:46pm

OGDEN -- Jenae Miller remembers her introduction to roller derby. She was getting a tattoo at the time, and complaining about her co-workers."I'd had kind of a bad day and was bitching about something at work," the North Ogden woman recalls of that day four years ago. "The tattoo artist's girlfriend looked at me and said, 'You've got anger issues...

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 23 2014 - 5:58pm


VIDEO: Man Apologizes For Naked Walk In Wal-Mart

The Associated Press
Apr 23 2014 - 5:40pm

A South Carolina man says he's sorry and embarrassed about walking into a Wal-Mart in Tega Cay wearing nothing but a pair of shoes.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 23 2014 - 5:40pm


Davis County prosecutors to query police about lying before trying cases

Loretta Park, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 23 2014 - 5:38pm

FARMINGTON --- Davis County police chiefs will soon learn about a questionnaire Davis County Attorney Troy Rawlings want their officers to fill out before they testify in court. The questionnaire is "an effort from our office to assist law enforcement agencies and the administration of justice from mishaps like (Utah Highway Patrol) ...

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 23 2014 - 5:42pm


Review: ‘Man of La Mancha’ is masterful

Nancy Van Valkenburg, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 23 2014 - 5:34pm

CenterPoint Legacy Theatre's "Man of la Mancha" will make you question your reality, and ponder whether a life lived according to lofty ideas might be more noble than one tethered to gritty reality.Monday's opening night crowd was the first to see the convincing dark, stone fortress, crafted from plywood; to hear the soaring vocals coming from...

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 23 2014 - 5:40pm


Fictionist headlines WeberTown concert

Linda East Brady, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 23 2014 - 5:02pm

The Provo-based band Fictionist, headlining the WeberTown music festival at Ogden Amphitheater on Saturday, April 26, is in a place of metamorphosis.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 23 2014 - 5:02pm

VIDEO: Ogden's Roller Dolls do derby right

Mark Saal, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 23 2014 - 5:46pm

OGDEN -- Jenae Miller remembers her introduction to roller derby. She was getting a tattoo at the time, and complaining about her co-workers."I'd had kind of a bad day and was bitching about something at work," the North Ogden woman recalls of that day four years ago. "The tattoo artist's girlfriend looked at me and said, 'You've got anger issues...

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 23 2014 - 5:58pm


VIDEO: Man Apologizes For Naked Walk In Wal-Mart

The Associated Press
Apr 23 2014 - 5:40pm

A South Carolina man says he's sorry and embarrassed about walking into a Wal-Mart in Tega Cay wearing nothing but a pair of shoes.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 23 2014 - 5:40pm


VIDEO: Swim clubs making a splash in Top of Utah

Jennilyn E. Williams, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Apr 23 2014 - 4:31pm

CLEARFIELD -- Club swimming is a great way for kids to stay active, compete in swim meets and make new friends.There are many swimming clubs in Northern Utah for children ages 7 through 18. Some clubs even allow swimmers as young as 5.

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VIDEO: Weber library supporters strategize to save $45 million bond plan

Cathy McKitrick, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 23 2014 - 3:58pm

OGDEN -- About 50 Weber County Library supporters gathered this week to discuss how to battle back against two county commissioners who seem intent on shrinking the size of a voter-approved $45 million bond and altering the vision of what those dollars were intended to fund.

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VIDEO: Daily News Update for Wednesday April 23rd, 2014

Steve Haynie
Apr 23 2014 - 11:09am

Daily News Update for Wednesday April 23rd, 2014

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VIDEO: Air Force: $4.2B saved from grounding A-10s

The Associated Press
Apr 23 2014 - 10:20am

Speaking about the future of the United States Air Force, Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Welsh says the choice to divest the A-10 fleet was logical and least impactful.

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VIDEO: Community engagement projects trumpeted at Weber State

Becky Wright, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 23 2014 - 9:00am

 OGDEN -- University students spend a lot of money on textbooks, but book learning is not enough.    "You read your textbook at 3 o'clock in the morning and you can get so much out of that, and that's important," said Brenda Marsteller Kowaleski, a sociology faculty member at Weber State University. 

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 23 2014 - 4:09pm


VIDEO: Proposal would revamp grading of Utah schools

The Associated Press
Apr 23 2014 - 7:30am

SALT LAKE CITY -- The governor's education adviser says Utah should use a new system to assess its public schools and colleges.Tami Pyfer's proposal says the state should drop its letter grade system, which gives schools a mark of A-F.

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GALLERY: Faces: Earth Day at Eagle Bay Elementary

Ruth Malan
Apr 22 2014 - 10:57pm

Picture gallery of students planting a tree on Earth Day. Bob Harmon, of Harmon's, donated and helped to plant the tree.

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GALLERY: Bonneville High softball beats Box Elder 8-0

The Bonneville High softball team beat Box Elder 8-0 Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at home.

Dylan Brown, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 22 2014 - 6:59pm

The Bonneville High softball team beat Box Elder 8-0 Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at home.

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GALLERY: Hill Air Force Base Homecoming on April 22, 2014

Briana Scroggins
Apr 22 2014 - 6:12pm

Airmen from the 388th Fighter Wing and Air Force Reserve 419th Fighter Wing returned home from Korea at Hill Air Force Base on Tuesday, April 22, 2014. (BRIANA SCROGGINS/Standard-Examiner)

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GALLERY: Faces: Ribbon cutting for Zions Bank's new technology center

Ruth Malan
Apr 22 2014 - 2:11am

Picture gallery of Zions Bank new technology center in Kaysville.

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GALLERY: Faces: Bountiful High School Prom

Ruth Malan
Apr 22 2014 - 12:51am

Gallery of pictures from the Bountiful High Prom held at Davis Conference Center Layton.

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GALLERY: Historic Photos: Hi-Fi Murders 40th anniversary

STANDARD-EXAMINER FILE PHOTO

Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 21 2014 - 4:31pm

April 22nd is the 40 year anniversary of the Hi-Fi record shop murders in Ogden

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GALLERY: Riverdale City Easter Egg Hunt

Jamie Lampros
Apr 19 2014 - 6:10pm

2014 Easter Egg Hunt

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GALLERY: Earth Day 2014

Jamie Lampros
Apr 19 2014 - 5:34pm

Earth Day 2014 at the Ogden Nature Center

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VIDEO: Ogden's Roller Dolls do derby right

Mark Saal, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 23 2014 - 5:46pm

OGDEN -- Jenae Miller remembers her introduction to roller derby. She was getting a tattoo at the time, and complaining about her co-workers."I'd had kind of a bad day and was bitching about something at work," the North Ogden woman recalls of that day four years ago. "The tattoo artist's girlfriend looked at me and said, 'You've got anger issues...

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 23 2014 - 5:58pm


VIDEO: Man Apologizes For Naked Walk In Wal-Mart

The Associated Press
Apr 23 2014 - 5:40pm

A South Carolina man says he's sorry and embarrassed about walking into a Wal-Mart in Tega Cay wearing nothing but a pair of shoes.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 23 2014 - 5:40pm


VIDEO: Swim clubs making a splash in Top of Utah

Jennilyn E. Williams, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Apr 23 2014 - 4:31pm

CLEARFIELD -- Club swimming is a great way for kids to stay active, compete in swim meets and make new friends.There are many swimming clubs in Northern Utah for children ages 7 through 18. Some clubs even allow swimmers as young as 5.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 23 2014 - 4:31pm


VIDEO: Weber library supporters strategize to save $45 million bond plan

Cathy McKitrick, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 23 2014 - 3:58pm

OGDEN -- About 50 Weber County Library supporters gathered this week to discuss how to battle back against two county commissioners who seem intent on shrinking the size of a voter-approved $45 million bond and altering the vision of what those dollars were intended to fund.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 23 2014 - 5:24pm


VIDEO: Daily News Update for Wednesday April 23rd, 2014

Steve Haynie
Apr 23 2014 - 11:09am

Daily News Update for Wednesday April 23rd, 2014

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 23 2014 - 11:09am


VIDEO: Air Force: $4.2B saved from grounding A-10s

The Associated Press
Apr 23 2014 - 10:20am

Speaking about the future of the United States Air Force, Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Welsh says the choice to divest the A-10 fleet was logical and least impactful.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 23 2014 - 10:55am


VIDEO: Community engagement projects trumpeted at Weber State

Becky Wright, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 23 2014 - 9:00am

 OGDEN -- University students spend a lot of money on textbooks, but book learning is not enough.    "You read your textbook at 3 o'clock in the morning and you can get so much out of that, and that's important," said Brenda Marsteller Kowaleski, a sociology faculty member at Weber State University. 

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 23 2014 - 4:09pm


VIDEO: Proposal would revamp grading of Utah schools

The Associated Press
Apr 23 2014 - 7:30am

SALT LAKE CITY -- The governor's education adviser says Utah should use a new system to assess its public schools and colleges.Tami Pyfer's proposal says the state should drop its letter grade system, which gives schools a mark of A-F.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 23 2014 - 7:30am


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