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Introducing a better router, this one from Google

OnHub router

Google has decided it's time for a new router — one that is different from the black box with its blinking lights, nonsensical password and often erratic...

Local

Proposed Weber dispatch center move draws criticism

OGDEN — The Weber-Morgan Health Board is contemplating leasing part of the health department’s building space to the Weber area dispatch service....


Education

Ogden youths in custody benefit from cultural shift

OGDEN — Mill Creek Youth Center adopted a mascot last year. “Now we're the Mill Creek Mavericks,” said Benjamin Carrier, whose duties as...


Courts

Freeway murder suspect found mentally competent for trial

OGDEN — A woman charged with stabbing her girlfriend to death on the freeway has been found competent to stand trial, although her attorney says the case...


Education

Tips offered for paying for college with less debt

Fifty-two percent of Utah college students graduate with debt, averaging $22,418 in student loans, according to Utah System of Higher Education statistics....


Education

Poll: Most adults feel standardized tests not helping kids

A new poll shows most Americans believe there is too much emphasis on standardized tests in public schools, but people are split on whether parents should have the...




Courts

Murder-for-hire plot sentence: 165 days in jail

OGDEN — A man who admitted to accepting money in a contract to kill his friend’s son-in-law was sentenced to jail Thursday, Aug. 27. David Allen...


Courts

Prosecutors: Woman embezzled $100K from disabled father

FARMINGTON — A woman is accused of embezzling more than $100,000 from her father’s special-needs trust account and is now charged with five felonies....


Environment

New weapon against smoking vehicles in Utah

The state has offered some guidance on how counties can crack down on smoking vehicles, and it’s borrowed a page from Weber County’s old procedures....


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Elderly Utah man dies of plague

SALT LAKE CITY — A Utah man in his 70s has died after contracting the plague, bringing to four the number of deaths from the disease reported in the United...


Police

Police warn Utahns of new identity theft scam

CLINTON — Police are concerned about a new trend of identity fraud that has arrived in Utah.  Clinton police arrested a Roy couple this week and...


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Prosecutors: Woman embezzled $100K from disabled father

FARMINGTON — A woman is accused of embezzling more than $100,000 from her father’s special-needs trust account and is now charged with five felonies....


Elderly Utah man dies of plague

SALT LAKE CITY — A Utah man in his 70s has died after contracting the plague, bringing to four the number of deaths from the disease reported in the United...