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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.

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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: 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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Montoya shakes off rust to pound August in MMA bout

Doug Gibson, Standard-Examiner
Apr 21 2014 - 9:40am

It had been a while since Ogden's Lucus Montoya had been in the mixed martial arts cage, but the 170-pounder made his comeback fight a success, stopping a game but overmatched Danny August in round one.Montoya, 7-3, quickly gained control over August, 7-4. In the fourth minute of the round, he began to hammer shots to the head of his Wyoming...

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Utah County mom accused in babies’ deaths in court

Brady McCombs, The Associated Press
Apr 21 2014 - 9:39am

PROVO -- Prosecutors are getting more time to determine what charges to file against a Utah woman accused of killing six of her babies and storing their bodies in her garage.

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Leonard Pitkin

Contributed, Obituaries
Apr 21 2014 - 9:25am

On Wednesday April 16, 2014 our dad and brother left this earth to be re-united with his wife JoeAnne.

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Dr. Michael Wayne Kotter

Contributed, Obituaries
Apr 21 2014 - 9:20am

Dr. Michael Wayne Kotter, 47, passed away April 10, 2014. He was born July 13, 1966 in San Francisco, CA to Wayne and Faye Kotter. Mike spent most of his childhood and adult life in Salt Lake City, Utah.

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VIDEO: Young hoofers learn moves at Davis County ballroom

Becky Cairns, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 21 2014 - 8:11am

LAYTON -- Look out Derek Hough and Cheryl Burke, there's a pint-sized troupe of dancers foxtrotting their way into your "Dancing With the Stars" territory.While other kindergartners and first- and second-graders are out playing soccer or watching TV after school, 10 Davis County youngsters are perfecting the waltzes, cha-chas and quick steps of...

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N. Utah authorities say latest online predator case only 'tip of iceberg'

JaNae Francis, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 21 2014 - 7:41am

The latest report of an older man trying to hook up with a teenager he met on the Internet may have taken place in Idaho but the case is still cause for Top of Utah parents to take note.Idaho prosecutors have charged a Utah man with felony child enticement after he allegedly arranged to meet an undercover officer representing himself online as a...

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Utah has among highest payday loan rates

The Associated Press
Apr 21 2014 - 7:29am

SALT LAKE CITY -- Idaho, Nevada and Utah have among the nation's highest interest rates for payday loans, according to a report.

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Remains of 2 people found in Provo Canyon

The Associated Press
Apr 21 2014 - 7:24am

PROVO -- Two sets of badly decomposed human remains have been discovered in Provo Canyon.

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VIDEO: Young hoofers learn moves at Davis County ballroom

Becky Cairns, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 21 2014 - 8:11am

LAYTON -- Look out Derek Hough and Cheryl Burke, there's a pint-sized troupe of dancers foxtrotting their way into your "Dancing With the Stars" territory.While other kindergartners and first- and second-graders are out playing soccer or watching TV after school, 10 Davis County youngsters are perfecting the waltzes, cha-chas and quick steps of...

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VIDEO: History buffs revel in past at Easter Rendezvous

Randi Weston, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Apr 20 2014 - 12:13pm

OGDEN -- While popular culture enthusiasts flocked to Salt Lake to celebrate all things geeky in the world of entertainment at the Comic Con FanXperience this weekend, history geeks converged on Ogden's historic Fort Buenaventura for the 28th annual Easter Rendezvous to revel in re-enactment of the days of fur trading.

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VIDEO: Brigham City council OKs smart meters despite protests

Tim Gurrister, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 20 2014 - 12:08pm

BRIGHAM CITY -- Despite citizens' threats to sue, the city council has voted to move ahead with installing "smart meters" on homes and businesses to bill power usage.For at least a year, a group of residents has raised health, safety and privacy concerns about the high-tech upgrades to meters. Thursday's vote followed city staffers' three years of...

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VIDEO: Utah family, Clearfield Police working to send exhumed remains to sick mother

Cimaron Neugebauer, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 20 2014 - 12:02pm

CLEARFIELD -- Social media helped solve a 35-year-old mystery behind what happened to a runaway teen from Michigan. The answer was in Clearfield.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."All I want is to...

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VIDEO: Funding means upgrades for Hill Field Road

Bryon Saxton, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 20 2014 - 11:53am

LAYTON -- The Utah Transportation Commission says it has identified $31 million in funding to make full upgrades to the Hill Field Road and Interstate 15 interchange in Layton."This is a big win for Layton city," Mayor Bob Stevenson said.For years people have wanted a permanent resolution to the traffic congestion, and not the "Band-aid approaches...

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VIDEO: Sunset mother recalls daughter in light of Child Abuse Prevention Month

Loretta Park, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 20 2014 - 11:40am

SUNSET -- Tears threatened to overflow from Jennifer Wild's eyes as she talked about her blonde, chubby cheeked 1-year-old daughter who died due to shaken baby syndrome."Just walk away for five to ten minutes," Wild said with her fingers of her right hand linked tightly with Travis Nabor's left hand. "It won't hurt (a baby) physically to cry. It...

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

Cimaron Neugebauer, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 19 2014 - 9:32pm

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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VIDEO: WSU receiver debunks superstitions, earns No. 1 jerseys

Roy Burton, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 19 2014 - 6:27pm

OGDEN -- Shaydon Kehano walked off the field at Stewart Stadium after the annual Purple and White spring game wearing No. 85 for the last time. When the senior Weber State receiver from Kaneoho, Hawaii, returns for fall camp, Shaydon Ochocinco will be Numero Uno.

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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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GALLERY: Ogden Golf and Country Club Celebrates 100 Year Anniversary

Stephen Smith
Apr 19 2014 - 4:43pm

OGCC's Green and Fairway Tournament was is held in conjunction with the country club's 100th anniversary on April 19, 2014 in South Ogden. Club members wore replica garb and played with old hickory sticks and feather golf balls as a tribute to how golf was played 100 years ago.

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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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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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VIDEO: Young hoofers learn moves at Davis County ballroom

Becky Cairns, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 21 2014 - 8:11am

LAYTON -- Look out Derek Hough and Cheryl Burke, there's a pint-sized troupe of dancers foxtrotting their way into your "Dancing With the Stars" territory.While other kindergartners and first- and second-graders are out playing soccer or watching TV after school, 10 Davis County youngsters are perfecting the waltzes, cha-chas and quick steps of...

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VIDEO: History buffs revel in past at Easter Rendezvous

Randi Weston, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Apr 20 2014 - 12:13pm

OGDEN -- While popular culture enthusiasts flocked to Salt Lake to celebrate all things geeky in the world of entertainment at the Comic Con FanXperience this weekend, history geeks converged on Ogden's historic Fort Buenaventura for the 28th annual Easter Rendezvous to revel in re-enactment of the days of fur trading.

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VIDEO: Brigham City council OKs smart meters despite protests

Tim Gurrister, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 20 2014 - 12:08pm

BRIGHAM CITY -- Despite citizens' threats to sue, the city council has voted to move ahead with installing "smart meters" on homes and businesses to bill power usage.For at least a year, a group of residents has raised health, safety and privacy concerns about the high-tech upgrades to meters. Thursday's vote followed city staffers' three years of...

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 20 2014 - 12:08pm


VIDEO: Utah family, Clearfield Police working to send exhumed remains to sick mother

Cimaron Neugebauer, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 20 2014 - 12:02pm

CLEARFIELD -- Social media helped solve a 35-year-old mystery behind what happened to a runaway teen from Michigan. The answer was in Clearfield.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."All I want is to...

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VIDEO: Funding means upgrades for Hill Field Road

Bryon Saxton, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 20 2014 - 11:53am

LAYTON -- The Utah Transportation Commission says it has identified $31 million in funding to make full upgrades to the Hill Field Road and Interstate 15 interchange in Layton."This is a big win for Layton city," Mayor Bob Stevenson said.For years people have wanted a permanent resolution to the traffic congestion, and not the "Band-aid approaches...

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 20 2014 - 11:53am


VIDEO: Sunset mother recalls daughter in light of Child Abuse Prevention Month

Loretta Park, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 20 2014 - 11:40am

SUNSET -- Tears threatened to overflow from Jennifer Wild's eyes as she talked about her blonde, chubby cheeked 1-year-old daughter who died due to shaken baby syndrome."Just walk away for five to ten minutes," Wild said with her fingers of her right hand linked tightly with Travis Nabor's left hand. "It won't hurt (a baby) physically to cry. It...

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 20 2014 - 11:44am


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

Cimaron Neugebauer, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 19 2014 - 9:32pm

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 - 9:32pm


VIDEO: WSU receiver debunks superstitions, earns No. 1 jerseys

Roy Burton, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 19 2014 - 6:27pm

OGDEN -- Shaydon Kehano walked off the field at Stewart Stadium after the annual Purple and White spring game wearing No. 85 for the last time. When the senior Weber State receiver from Kaneoho, Hawaii, returns for fall camp, Shaydon Ochocinco will be Numero Uno.

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