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ATLANTA — Despite the fact that the word “Negro” has been widely considered offensive for decades, the term remained in our country’s official vocabulary for a surprisingly...

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World War II menu is a Thanksgiving treat

BRIGHAM CITY — Thanksgiving is a time when families come together. But for many people in 1944, going home for the holiday wasn’t an option. Those...


Government

Hearing gets ugly over proposed Weber recorder cuts

OGDEN — Sparks flew as Weber County commissioners discussed the recorder/surveyor’s 2015 budget, laying bare factions that have simmered within the...


Local

Anti-suicide message at Christmas Tree Jubilee

OGDEN — Residents are hoping that four trees at the Christmas Tree Jubilee this year will bring more awareness to the suicide problem facing the...


Government

FAA: Near-collisions between drones, aircrafts skyrocket

WASHINGTON — Pilots around the United States have reported a surge in near-collisions and other dangerous encounters with small drones in the past six months...


Government

Sunset fire chief resigns, claims 'hostile work environment'

SUNSET — Sunset City Fire Chief Breen Lowman has resigned, effective immediately, after last week receiving a one-week unpaid suspension. City leaders are...




Business

Black Friday a big day for gun sales that beat checks

More gun sales than ever are slipping through the federal background check system — 186,000 last year, a rate of 512 gun sales a day, as states fail to...


Courts

Plea bargain possible in chiropractor's sexual abuse case

OGDEN — Attorneys involved in the case of an Ogden chiropractor accused of sexual abuse indicated that a plea deal may be in the works. Michael Wimmer,...


Courts

Hearing set for Ogden man in toddler's homicide

OGDEN — A 23-year-old man accused of killing his girlfriend’s toddler will move on with a preliminary hearing in court the day after New...


Local

VIDEO: Jazz and Hill AFB serve Thanksgiving meal to homeless

SALT LAKE CITY – Greg McGavin of Salt Lake City never planned to live in a homeless shelter. He recalled how his friends had to drag him in. “I was...


Government

UTA, Ogden to turn Frontrunner stop into bike station

OGDEN — The Utah Transit Authority is working with Ogden City to make the bicycle a focal point at the city’s FrontRunner Station. Jacob Splan, an...


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Sunset fire chief resigns, claims 'hostile work environment'

SUNSET — Sunset City Fire Chief Breen Lowman has resigned, effective immediately, after last week receiving a one-week unpaid suspension. City leaders are...


FAA: Near-collisions between drones, aircrafts skyrocket

WASHINGTON — Pilots around the United States have reported a surge in near-collisions and other dangerous encounters with small drones in the past six months...