5 stories for Monday: Ogden boxing champ, principal arrested, UTA worker

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Happy Memorial Day! Here are the five stories you need to know for Monday.  


Vietnam veteran reflects on lessons learned from war and life

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67-year-old Tom John said he was 19 when he joined the Army, and 20 when he got sent to Vietnam in the 25th Infantry Division. He’d been there about four and a half months before the night when he and six others in his platoon got injured.


Power restored to over 4,200 in Box Elder County

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BOX ELDER COUNTY — Over 4,000 were without power in several areas of Box Elder County where power has since been restored Monday afternoon, according to Rocky Mountain Power’s website. As of 2:45 p.m., about 887 were without power as crews made repairs, reducing the original...


WATCH: Hundreds remember fallen veterans in Ogden for Memorial Day

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At Leavitt’s Mortuary & Aultorest Memorial Park, hundreds came to remember relatives and loved ones Monday, May 30.

Police & Fire

Idaho trucker dies in Cache County rollover crash Sunday

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CACHE COUNTY — A semi driver from Idaho was found dead in his truck, which drifted off the highway just outside of Amalga, west of Smithfield, about 10:37 a.m. on Sunday, May 29. Utah Highway Patrol said in a press release troopers responded to the crash on westbound State Road 218 near...

Weber State

Former Weber State big man Kyle Tresnak leads team in France to playoffs

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The big man got his bell rung early in the year, but bounced back to lead his team. “Catching up with the ‘Cats” tracks Weber State basketball alumni to find out where they are and what they’re doing now. This edition: Kyle Tresnak, playing with GET Vosges in France.


Geothermal wells deepen Weber State's sustainability efforts

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200 deep water wells will help supplement the system that regulates temperatures throughout campus buildings at Weber State University.


From a tiny Ogden gym, Golden Gloves boxing champion Diego Alvarez emerges

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Diego Alvarez, 17, of South Ogden, a junior at Two Rivers High School, bested the finest amateur boxers in the United States, taking the 114-pound national 2016 Golden Gloves championship. After he defeated Fernando Martinez, of Nevada, in the finals, Alvarez was tabbed the tournament’s most...

Police & Fire

Motorcycle rider airlifted to hospital after Kaysville wreck

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The wreck occurred at about 5 p.m. near Barton Ponds Park, according to Davis County dispatchers. Information about the how the wreck occurred and the patient was not immediately available.  


Gunman among at least 2 dead in Houston shooting

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Police spokesman John Cannon says there were two armed suspects involved, one of whom was killed and one who was wounded and taken to a hospital. Acting Police Chief Martha Montalvo said police believe one suspect was shot by the other and the second was shot by a SWAT officer.

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