Gang member switches story in Ogden stab trial

OGDEN — Jose Amparo Garcia's gang brother took the stand in 2nd District Court Tuesday to say it was he who did all the stabbing, not Garcia...


BYU suffers 9 percent enrollment application drop

More than 20 million students are expected to return to college quads this fall, a 24 percent increase from 2000. Still, the enrollment surge doesn’t mean...


Throwback to Back to the Future theme of Weber State block party

Weber State’s annual fall semester kick off is going back — back to the future that is. The 11th annual Block Party set for Sept. 4 will draw...


Hope Community Clinic serving homeless in new Ogden shelter

OGDEN —Abigayl Loving jumped up and down Monday outside a new health clinic at the Lantern House Homeless Shelter at 269 W 33rd Street. Abigayl, 8, had...


Thieves hit Ogden Salvation Army, cause extensive damage

OGDEN — Thieves caused an estimated $10,000 in damage when they stole copper tubing from a Salvation Army freezer in August. But they ruined more...


Column: McKinley? Denali? The important thing is taking offense

What, so now we’re just inventing reasons to be upset? This week’s tempest in a teapot is the announcement that the Obama administration plans to...


Standoff aftermath: County attorney screening case for charges

OGDEN — The Weber County Attorney's Office is screening evidence from a 5 ½-hour standoff between a suicidal man and law enforcement that ended...


Gun misfires in Syracuse argument, man faces felony charges

SYRACUSE — A gun misfired in a family argument, preventing a tragedy, but now a Clearfield man faces felony charges. George Maes, 57, is accused of...


Bible-quoting child sex abuse defendant faces new charges

FARMINGTON — A man who told police there is no biblical age restriction set between sex partners has been found mentally competent to stand trial and now...


Most local schools' test scores edge up from last year

When SAGE test results were released last year, they were announced in a press conference with a lot of explanations about why scores were so low compared to past...

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