News

Weber State saw uptick in reported sexual assaults in 2016

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Weber State University’s annual Clery Report shows there were seven sexual assaults reported...

Environment

Next big Wasatch Fault earthquake could damage homes, schools

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Is Weber County ready for the really big one? Experts say it is coming. And it could be soon.


Government

Weber Human Services unveils comprehensive crisis center

Group activity room part of on-site mental health therapy

A new 2,400 square-foot building now connects the agency’s older, but newly renovated, residential and day treatment facilities situated behind the larger Weber Human Services complex at 237 26th St.


Politics

Ogden's Blair cites 'track record' in city bid, Khalaf would work for voiceless

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The two candidates are facing off for the At-Large B Ogden City Council seat, one of four up for grabs in city elections.


Local

UDOT to study 24th Street bridge, $26 million reconstruction project likely

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There’s another big change coming for the enigmatic and isolated West Ogden.


Government

Politics and the fallen: Trump hasn't called all families

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has pulled bereaved military families into a painful political fight of his own making, going so far Tuesday as to cite the death of his chief of staff’s son in Afghanistan to question whether Barack Obama and other presidents did enough to honor the...


Government

A short-term health deal by senators _ with Trump's blessing

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican and Democratic senators joined in announcing a plan Tuesday aimed at stabilizing America’s health insurance markets in the wake of President Donald Trump’s order to terminate “Obamacare” subsidies. Trump himself spoke approvingly of the deal, but some conservatives...


State

Audit: Utah needs $39M to improve venues for new Olympic bid

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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A foundation that runs venues from the 2002 Winter Olympics in the Salt Lake City area needs $39 million over the next decade for infrastructure improvements that would put the city in position to make a bid for a future Olympics in 2026 or 2030, according to a new state audit...


Business

Negotiators give up hope of rewriting NAFTA this year

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Talks to rewrite the North American Free Trade Agreement have stalled over tough American demands, dashing hopes that a deal can be reached this year. A fourth round of negotiations between the U.S., Mexico and Canada ended in mutual exasperation Tuesday. Talks will continue next...


State

Timeline unknown for Jazz's Exum following shoulder surgery

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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Dante Exum knew he had suffered a significant injury the moment he awkwardly hit the floor during a preseason game against the Suns on Oct. 6. The diagnosis was a separated shoulder and the Jazz guard and the team took the next 10 days to decide what to do. Exum saw three...


State

For the Pac-12, parity is both a good and a bad thing

Washington Arizona St Football

Big upsets in the Pac-12 Conference point to more parity across the league than perhaps ever before. That’s good for the conference, right? Certainly it’s good for fans. But for now only this is certain: This season the Pac-12 will have no undefeated teams. And that could mean a tougher path to the...


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