Driverless cars, Uber, wayfinding to be discussed in Ogden transportation plan

Grant Avenue Promenade -1

Ogden officials will spend the next year developing a comprehensive blueprint for how transportation should work in the future. And they’re looking for ideas.


Weber State town hall on race sees small turnout, big spirit

Lead BZ 072617 Town Hall 01

About 20 people attended the sixth Weber State University town hall on race, a decrease from about 200 who attended the first one held a year ago.


Kaffe Mercantile to open new coffee shop in downtown Ogden

BZ 050316 Kaffe Mercantile 03-2

A new café will soon be percolating downtown.


Ogden council hopes virtual town hall will spur involvement in city budget process

MH 122016 City Council Meeting 09-4

Ogden City Council will hold a second “Virtual Town Hall” meeting on the budget Tuesday, Aug. 1 at 5 p.m. on Facebook Live. The council held a similar meeting on July 11.


Counseling available in Ogden for I-15 plane crash witnesses

MH 072617 115 Crash 10

Witnesses to Wednesday’s plane crash on Interstate 15 are welcome to contact a counseling center in Ogden set up by the Department of Public Safety’s Victim Services and Weber County Advocates.

Police & Fire

Probe into cause of I-15 plane crash will take 12-18 months, officials say

LEAD OPTION MH plane crash I15 riverdale road 5

A preliminary report could be available as soon as early August.


West Bountiful police searching for missing man last seen Monday

John Darrell Page

West Bountiful police are searching for John Darrell Page, who has been missing since Monday.


Summit home construction, large and small, is under way on Powder Mountain

SW 072117 Summit Construction Powder Mountain 08

Since Summit purchased Powder Mountain in April 2013, the youthful collective has had to buckle down to the tedious task of high-altitude development, demanding work due to shorter construction seasons and more stringent geological demands.


Utah solar advocates generating support ahead of Aug. 9 net metering hearing

SW 072017 Solar Installation Gardner Energy 01

Utah solar advocates are working to amp up support ahead of a hearing next month on Rocky Mountain Power’s proposed changes to net metering.

Health & Fitness

Northern Utah beneficiaries laud Obamacare as U.S. lawmakers debate its future

SW 072517 Margi Lebold Affordable Care Act 01

Nearly 200,000 across Utah signed up for health care coverage via Obamacare marketplaces in 2017, at risk if the health care program — the focus of fierce Senate deliberations — is repealed.

Older ›