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Global, Chinese automakers debut new car models

SHANGHAI — Ford showed off its new Taurus and Nissan unveiled a midsize sedan designed for China on Monday at a Shanghai Auto Show that highlighted the...


Auto

Porsches turning, braking on a dime, on their way to Farmington

FARMINGTON — First a Mercedes Benz dealership announces it is expanding into Farmington. And now a fleet of Porsches is expected to arrive this...


Recreation

Local artist places 3rd in 2015 National Junior Duck Stamp

NORTH OGDEN — Bradley Gray, 16, of North Ogden, placed third in the 2015 National Junior Duck Stamp Program for his depiction of a pair of...


Recreation

Utah State Parks launches new website

Utah State Parks has launched a new website the agency says was designed to be more intuitive, informative and simple to use. The website’s main goal is to...


Recreation

Where is your Utah outdoor getaway?

I spend a good amount of time on the computer. Writing, emailing, twittering, and yes, I admit it, I spend way too much time facebooking. My wrists hurt from typing,...




Recreation

General turkey hunt starts May 4; lots of permits available

A chance to get into Utah’s backcountry — and experience the thrill of hunting a strutting, gobbling tom turkey — is almost here. Getting a permit...


Recreation

East Canyon State Park: A great spring destination

“In Your Backyard” is a series of articles about one- to two-day adventures within 2-3 hours of Ogden. This entry features East Canyon State Park,...


Health

Dr. Oz: We will not be silenced

NEW YORK — Vowing that “we will not be silenced,” television’s Dr. Oz is fighting back against critics who are trying to get him removed...


Recreation

More ATVs on Utah streets, thanks to law change

Senate Bill 258 passed through the 2015 Utah legislative session with little fanfare. Last year the law was changed to allow street-legal ATVs access to streets in...


Recreation

DWR searching Deer Creek Reservoir for quagga mussels

HEBER CITY — Work is under way to learn if Deer Creek Reservoir has a population of quagga mussels. Last winter, laboratory tests confirmed the presence...


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