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Our View: It’s up to Jazz GM Lindsey

Editorial Board, Standard-Examiner
Apr 23 2014 - 1:15pm

Say goodbye to former Utah Jazz basketball coach Tyrone Corbin, whose contract was not renewed earlier this week. Technically, he's not fired, but for all purposes, that's what occurred -- he was canned, let go, discharged. It's the first time in 32 years that a Jazz coach left involuntarily.We like Ty Corbin, a former Jazz player and assistant...

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Keystone Pipeline punt is pure politics

Cagle Cartoons, Dick Polman
Apr 23 2014 - 3:11pm

Every so often, someone in politics says something so preposterously hilarious that we're at pains to prevent our coffee from exiting our noses.So it went on Sunday morning, when Democratic national chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz opined on "Meet the Press" about the Obama administration's decision to punt on the Keystone XL pipeline. The...

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Two-thirds of Weber County Jail inmates have mental illness

Jamie Lampros, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Apr 23 2014 - 2:48pm

OGDEN -- Dr. Kay Haw, health administrator for the Weber County Sheriff's Office, said Wednesday approximately 65 percent of incarcerated jail inmates in the county have some kind of mental health issue.In 44 states and the District of Columbia, at least one prison or jail holds more people with serious mental illnesses than the largest state...

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SLC court shooting sheds light on ‘Tongan Crips’

Brady McCombs, Tami Abdollah, The Associated Press
Apr 23 2014 - 2:33pm

SALT LAKE CITY -- This week's fatal shooting of a gang member by a U.S. marshal inside Salt Lake City's federal courthouse during the man's trial has put the spotlight on his relatively unknown street gang.

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Parental pressure an ugly side of kids' sports

Meg Sanders, Standard-Examiner contributor
Apr 23 2014 - 2:28pm

We spend years teaching our children to share. Playdates are organized, kids are carted to various homes, and many a wasted breath is used to repeat the mantra "you need to share" only to have our toddler, nay our 5-year-old, rip a toy from another kid's hands. There is a moment of pride when we see our older child hand a coveted toy to his/her...

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We can't take up arms if we don't like a law

Rawn Swallow
Apr 23 2014 - 2:09pm

Editor,Concerning the issue with the Bundy family and the federal land issue, let me start off by saying that I don't know all the small details involved with this story, but from what I have read from both sides, is that plain and simple he was breaking the law. I don't agree with all the laws that are passed, but that is the way our system of...

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Nobody can expect exclusive use of federal lands forever

Contributed, Melissa Hofer
Apr 23 2014 - 1:48pm

Editor,With respect to Cliven Bundy and his "rights" to public land, I don't understand why Bundy's family should expect exclusive and infinitely long use of federal land. If the land was Nevada's, I don't believe there is any guarantee that the state would give it to them forever, either.  A creek runs through my yard, yet fishermen have the...

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Davis County prosecutors query police about lying

The Associated Press
Apr 23 2014 - 1:36pm

FARMINGTON -- Some Utah prosecutors have been surveying police to determine if officers they may rely on to build a court case have been caught lying.

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Keystone Pipeline punt is pure politics

Cagle Cartoons, Dick Polman
Apr 23 2014 - 3:11pm

Every so often, someone in politics says something so preposterously hilarious that we're at pains to prevent our coffee from exiting our noses.So it went on Sunday morning, when Democratic national chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz opined on "Meet the Press" about the Obama administration's decision to punt on the Keystone XL pipeline. The...

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Two-thirds of Weber County Jail inmates have mental illness

Jamie Lampros, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Apr 23 2014 - 2:48pm

OGDEN -- Dr. Kay Haw, health administrator for the Weber County Sheriff's Office, said Wednesday approximately 65 percent of incarcerated jail inmates in the county have some kind of mental health issue.In 44 states and the District of Columbia, at least one prison or jail holds more people with serious mental illnesses than the largest state...

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 23 2014 - 2:48pm


SLC court shooting sheds light on ‘Tongan Crips’

Brady McCombs, Tami Abdollah, The Associated Press
Apr 23 2014 - 2:33pm

SALT LAKE CITY -- This week's fatal shooting of a gang member by a U.S. marshal inside Salt Lake City's federal courthouse during the man's trial has put the spotlight on his relatively unknown street gang.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 23 2014 - 2:33pm


Parental pressure an ugly side of kids' sports

Meg Sanders, Standard-Examiner contributor
Apr 23 2014 - 2:28pm

We spend years teaching our children to share. Playdates are organized, kids are carted to various homes, and many a wasted breath is used to repeat the mantra "you need to share" only to have our toddler, nay our 5-year-old, rip a toy from another kid's hands. There is a moment of pride when we see our older child hand a coveted toy to his/her...

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 23 2014 - 2:28pm


We can't take up arms if we don't like a law

Rawn Swallow
Apr 23 2014 - 2:09pm

Editor,Concerning the issue with the Bundy family and the federal land issue, let me start off by saying that I don't know all the small details involved with this story, but from what I have read from both sides, is that plain and simple he was breaking the law. I don't agree with all the laws that are passed, but that is the way our system of...

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 23 2014 - 2:09pm


Nobody can expect exclusive use of federal lands forever

Contributed, Melissa Hofer
Apr 23 2014 - 1:48pm

Editor,With respect to Cliven Bundy and his "rights" to public land, I don't understand why Bundy's family should expect exclusive and infinitely long use of federal land. If the land was Nevada's, I don't believe there is any guarantee that the state would give it to them forever, either.  A creek runs through my yard, yet fishermen have the...

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 23 2014 - 1:48pm


Davis County prosecutors query police about lying

The Associated Press
Apr 23 2014 - 1:36pm

FARMINGTON -- Some Utah prosecutors have been surveying police to determine if officers they may rely on to build a court case have been caught lying.

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Defense wants more time in Woods Cross DUI homicide case

Loretta Park, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 23 2014 - 1:30pm

FARMINGTON --- A  third hearing has been scheduled for a 48-year-old man suspected of causing the death of another man in an October DUI auto accident.David C. Helm is charged with automobile homicide criminal negligence while driving under the influence of alcohol, a second-degree felony. He appeared for a roll call hearing on Wednesday...

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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: 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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VIDEO: Helicopter video spotlights end to dramatic four-county police chase

Andreas Rivera, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 23 2014 - 6:09am

FARR WEST - The two men involved in a high-speed police pursuit that spanned four counties were identified Tuesday.

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VIDEO: PREP BASEBALL: Lakers win third straight; full roundup

Ryan Comer, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 22 2014 - 10:52pm

BASEBALLBONNEVILLE 5, SKY VIEW 2: At Washington Terrace, Will Galbraith allowed four hits in six innings and Bonneville defeated Sky View 5-2 Tuesday, giving the Lakers their third straight victory.

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VIDEO: PREP SOFTBALL: Bonneville hurler quiets Box Elder; full roundup

Ryan Comer, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 22 2014 - 10:40pm

WASHINGTON TERRACE - Andy Hancock may not have complete control over what comes out of her mouth, but she has all the control in the world of what happens with her arm.

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VIDEO: Former Ogden Raptors skipper now managing PCL's Isotopes

Jim Burton, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 22 2014 - 8:03pm

Baseball in broad daylight, just the way God intended it.

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VIDEO: Joyful return from Asia of Hill F-16 forces

Mitch Shaw, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 22 2014 - 6:05pm

HILL AIR FORCE BASE -- Rain clouds threatened, but the only water to hit the ground Tuesday at Hill Air Force Base came in the form of tears falling from the eyes of family members reuniting.More than 130 Airmen from the 388th Fighter Wing and Air Force Reserve 419th Fighter Wing came home Tuesday afternoon after a four month...

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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: 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.

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


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


VIDEO: Helicopter video spotlights end to dramatic four-county police chase

Andreas Rivera, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 23 2014 - 6:09am

FARR WEST - The two men involved in a high-speed police pursuit that spanned four counties were identified Tuesday.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 23 2014 - 6:09am


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.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 22 2014 - 10:57pm


VIDEO: PREP BASEBALL: Lakers win third straight; full roundup

Ryan Comer, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 22 2014 - 10:52pm

BASEBALLBONNEVILLE 5, SKY VIEW 2: At Washington Terrace, Will Galbraith allowed four hits in six innings and Bonneville defeated Sky View 5-2 Tuesday, giving the Lakers their third straight victory.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 22 2014 - 11:21pm


VIDEO: PREP SOFTBALL: Bonneville hurler quiets Box Elder; full roundup

Ryan Comer, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 22 2014 - 10:40pm

WASHINGTON TERRACE - Andy Hancock may not have complete control over what comes out of her mouth, but she has all the control in the world of what happens with her arm.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 22 2014 - 11:16pm


VIDEO: Former Ogden Raptors skipper now managing PCL's Isotopes

Jim Burton, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 22 2014 - 8:03pm

Baseball in broad daylight, just the way God intended it.

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