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Observant neighbors foil Clearfield home burglary

Loretta Park, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 16 2014 - 3:07pm

CLEARFIELD --- Neighbors played a key role in the arrest of three people who broke into an unattended home, police said. 

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Sunset man dies after he's struck by FrontRunner

Ben Lockhart
Apr 15 2014 - 10:46pm

SUNSET -- A man is dead after being hit by a southbound FrontRunner train Tuesday night.The 43-year-old from Sunset, whose name has not been released, was hit by a southbound train near 2300 North and 475 West at about 8 p.m. He died at the scene. Police believe his intentions were suicidal. The man had been voicing suicidal thoughts to his...

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Missing Davis M-16 found

Loretta Park, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 15 2014 - 9:43pm

FARMINGTON -- Davis County Sheriff Todd Richardson confirmed a missing assault rifle has been recovered. "it was turned in on Friday and it has opened up the investigation," Richardson said Tuesday afternoon.

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VIDEO: Local tai chi instructor continues teaching at 88 years old

Kelly Keiter, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 15 2014 - 5:54pm

After spending time in China while he was in the Marine Corps, Logan native Norman Skanchy observed the Chinese people doing tai chi. He later took his wife back to China in the 90's, and the two took lessons from an 80-year-old master. Skanchy is 88 years old, but is still very active as an artist and tai chi instructor.

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Cat kills songbirds 'for the joy of it'

Contributed, Georgia Castle
Apr 14 2014 - 4:09pm

Editor,We have a neighbor who has a cat that is constantly in our yard preying on the birds that we feed. In the beginning, we didn't know who owned this cat so we contacted animal control and they said to get an animal trap and try to catch it. Finally after almost a year of stress and chasing it out of our yard on an almost daily basis, along...

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Layton trailer fire kills cat; dog and iguana rescued

Andreas Rivera, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 12 2014 - 4:16pm

LAYTON - A trailer home fire early Saturday caused $40,000 in damage and killed a pet cat, firefighters said.

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VIDEO: Car thief spotted on video sought by Clearfield police

Loretta Park, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 11 2014 - 2:35pm

CLEARFIELD -- Police are looking for a woman who stole a car out of the parking lot of a towing company.

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Here’s an egg, there’s a egg ... hunts abound

Morgan Briesmaster, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 11 2014 - 11:53am

Here comes Peter Cotton Tail, and the Top of Utah wants to celebrate.

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Observant neighbors foil Clearfield home burglary

Loretta Park, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 16 2014 - 3:07pm

CLEARFIELD --- Neighbors played a key role in the arrest of three people who broke into an unattended home, police said. 

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 16 2014 - 3:07pm


Sunset man dies after he's struck by FrontRunner

Ben Lockhart
Apr 15 2014 - 10:46pm

SUNSET -- A man is dead after being hit by a southbound FrontRunner train Tuesday night.The 43-year-old from Sunset, whose name has not been released, was hit by a southbound train near 2300 North and 475 West at about 8 p.m. He died at the scene. Police believe his intentions were suicidal. The man had been voicing suicidal thoughts to his...

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 15 2014 - 11:57pm


Missing Davis M-16 found

Loretta Park, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 15 2014 - 9:43pm

FARMINGTON -- Davis County Sheriff Todd Richardson confirmed a missing assault rifle has been recovered. "it was turned in on Friday and it has opened up the investigation," Richardson said Tuesday afternoon.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 15 2014 - 9:43pm


VIDEO: Local tai chi instructor continues teaching at 88 years old

Kelly Keiter, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 15 2014 - 5:54pm

After spending time in China while he was in the Marine Corps, Logan native Norman Skanchy observed the Chinese people doing tai chi. He later took his wife back to China in the 90's, and the two took lessons from an 80-year-old master. Skanchy is 88 years old, but is still very active as an artist and tai chi instructor.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 16 2014 - 6:32pm


Cat kills songbirds 'for the joy of it'

Contributed, Georgia Castle
Apr 14 2014 - 4:09pm

Editor,We have a neighbor who has a cat that is constantly in our yard preying on the birds that we feed. In the beginning, we didn't know who owned this cat so we contacted animal control and they said to get an animal trap and try to catch it. Finally after almost a year of stress and chasing it out of our yard on an almost daily basis, along...

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 14 2014 - 4:09pm


Layton trailer fire kills cat; dog and iguana rescued

Andreas Rivera, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 12 2014 - 4:16pm

LAYTON - A trailer home fire early Saturday caused $40,000 in damage and killed a pet cat, firefighters said.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 12 2014 - 4:16pm


VIDEO: Car thief spotted on video sought by Clearfield police

Loretta Park, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 11 2014 - 2:35pm

CLEARFIELD -- Police are looking for a woman who stole a car out of the parking lot of a towing company.

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Here’s an egg, there’s a egg ... hunts abound

Morgan Briesmaster, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 11 2014 - 11:53am

Here comes Peter Cotton Tail, and the Top of Utah wants to celebrate.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 11 2014 - 11:53am

VIDEO: Local tai chi instructor continues teaching at 88 years old

Kelly Keiter, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 15 2014 - 5:54pm

After spending time in China while he was in the Marine Corps, Logan native Norman Skanchy observed the Chinese people doing tai chi. He later took his wife back to China in the 90's, and the two took lessons from an 80-year-old master. Skanchy is 88 years old, but is still very active as an artist and tai chi instructor.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 16 2014 - 6:32pm


VIDEO: Car thief spotted on video sought by Clearfield police

Loretta Park, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 11 2014 - 2:35pm

CLEARFIELD -- Police are looking for a woman who stole a car out of the parking lot of a towing company.

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VIDEO: Ex-charter school coach sentenced to prison for sex with teen girl

Loretta Park, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 10 2014 - 11:58am

FARMINGTON --  Jaime Heiner, 17, is glad the man who sexually abused her is heading to prison for four consecutive terms."I was afraid he would get leniency," Heiner said after the sentencing hearing on Thursday for former charter school basketball coach Stephen Paul Niedzwiecki in 2nd District Court. 

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VIDEO: Judge bars Davis sheriff from skimming jail inmates' accounts

Loretta Park, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 9 2014 - 4:42pm

PDF: Click to read the inmate funds stayFARMINGTON -- Judge Michael Allphin on Wednesday ordered the Davis County Sheriff's Office to cease taking funds from jail inmates' accounts.

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VIDEO: Layton man speaks up for Bible-quoting twin accused of sodomizing girl

Loretta Park, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 9 2014 - 7:44am

FARMINGTON -- Tom Butler believes someone has set up his twin brother."They think he's a flight risk," Tom Butler said after the court hearing for Timothy Morgan Butler on Tuesday before Judge Glen Dawson. "They don't even have any evidence.They say I can't get up and say anything."

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VIDEO: ATK stress tests avionics for NASA's new boosters

Contributed
Apr 3 2014 - 6:40pm

CLEARFIELD -- ATK's booster avionics, which serve as the central nervous system for NASA's Space Launch System twin solid rockets, underwent more stress testing Thursday at the company's Clearfield installation.The SLS is NASA's new vehicle that is being built to take astronauts into deep space to places like an asteroid and ultimately Mars.

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VIDEO: Even in 1989, bitter opposition to medical waste incinerator

Cimaron Neugebauer, Standard-Examiner staff
Mar 31 2014 - 5:41am

Second of two partsSUNDAY: PART 1: Stericycle is looking forward to Tooele County and has finally begun using a public relations strategy.MONDAY: PART 2: How it started in North Salt Lake. Who was there first, and what did that mean? NORTH SALT LAKE -- It's better to have one regulated medical waste incineration plant taking care of...

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VIDEO: Stericycle-North Salt Lake divorce picking up speed

Cimaron Neugebauer, Standard-Examiner staff
Mar 30 2014 - 7:49am

First of two partsSUNDAY: Stericycle is looking forward to Tooele County and has finally begun using a public relations strategy.MONDAY: How it started in North Salt Lake. Who was there first, and what did that mean? 

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GALLERY: Region 1 Girls Golf Tournament

Region 1 girls golf competition at Schneiter's Bluff Golf Course in West Point Thursday, April 10, 2014.  (Brian Nicholson/Special to the Standard-Examiner)

Brian Nicholson
Apr 10 2014 - 9:37pm

The Region 1 Girls Golf tournament kicked of Thursday at 12:30 pm at Schneiter's Bluff Golf Course in West Point.

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GALLERY: Prep basketball: Viewmont High boys at Layton High

Layton High boys host Viewmont. (DYLAN BROWN/Standard-Examiner)

Dylan Brown, Standard-Examiner staff
Feb 19 2014 - 11:08pm

Layton High hosted the Viewmont High boys basketball team Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014.

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GALLERY: Bighorn Sheep Moved From Antelope Island

Utah Department of of Wildlife Resources employees and volunteers from Sportsmen for Fish and Wildlife weigh a bighorn sheep on Antelope Island on Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014. State wildlife officials are capturing and moving 30 sheep from the island to form a new herd in Central Utah. (BENJAMIN ZACK/Standard-Examiner)

Benjamin Zack
Jan 7 2014 - 6:15pm

Wildlife officials capture and move bighorn sheep from Antelope Island in order to control the population and establish a new herd in Central Utah. Contact photographer Benjamin Zack at 801-625-4291, bzack@standard.net. Follow him on Twitter at @SE_BenjaminZack

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GALLERY: Prep Basketball: Davis Defeats Bountiful 56-53

Benjamin Zack
Dec 31 2013 - 5:24pm

Davis High School came from behind to defeat Bountiful 56-53 in the final minute at Davis High on Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2013. Contact photographer Benjamin Zack at 801-625-4291, bzack@standard.net. Follow him on Twitter at @SE_BenjaminZack

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GALLERY: Frodsham Family 22nd Christmas celebration in Farmington

People warm up with a warm cup of coco and sit by the fire. The Frodsham family  has been putting together a Christmas celebration for the last 22 years inviting needy families to get basic goods. On December 21 2013.(Brian Wolfer Special to the Standard-Examiner)

Brian Wolfer, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Dec 24 2013 - 11:24am

Photos of the Frodsham Family 22nd Christmas celebration in Farmington to bring holiday sprit to needy families.

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GALLERY: Box Elder at Woods Cross, boys basketball, Dec. 4, 2013, Woods Cross

Xequille Harry of Woods Cross High, left, defends against Tanner Hennessy of Box Elder High during the Top of Utah Classic basketball tournament at Northridge High in Layton Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013.  Woods Cross defeated the Bees 73-67.  (BRIAN NICHOLSON/Special to the Standard-Examiner)

Brian Nicholson, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Dec 5 2013 - 12:52am

Photo gallery from Box Elder at Woods Cross, boys basketball, Dec. 4, 2013, Woods Cross

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GALLERY: Funeral for Layton Mayor Steve Curtis

Layton Mayor Steve Curtis' widow RaeLynn Curtis releases a balloon in memory of her late husband during his funeral in Layton on Wednesday, December 4, 2013. Mayor Curtis passed away in his sleep on Thanksgiving night. Friends, family, police, fire fighters and Layton locals attended the funeral. (BRIANA SCROGGINS/Standard-Examiner)

Briana Scroggins, Standard-Examiner staff
Dec 4 2013 - 5:03pm

Approximately 750 people attended funeral services for Steve Curtis, the late mayor of Layton who died in his sleep Thanksgiving night. Services were held at the Davis Conference Center Wednesday morning and included family and a large contingent of friends and coworkers. Curtis, who served as Layton mayor for two four-year terms, was 58.

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GALLERY: Prep Wrestling: Turkey Dart Tournament Returns to Davis High

High School Wrestlers from around Northern Utah compete in the annual Turkey Dart tournament at Davis High School on Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013. (BENJAMIN ZACK/Standard-Examiner)

Benjamin Zack
Nov 27 2013 - 6:01pm

High School Wrestlers from around Northern Utah compete in the annual Turkey Dart tournament at Davis High School on Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013. Contact photographer Benjamin Zack at 801-625-4291, bzack@standard.net. Follow him on Twitter at @SE_BenjaminZack

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VIDEO: Local tai chi instructor continues teaching at 88 years old

Kelly Keiter, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 15 2014 - 5:54pm

After spending time in China while he was in the Marine Corps, Logan native Norman Skanchy observed the Chinese people doing tai chi. He later took his wife back to China in the 90's, and the two took lessons from an 80-year-old master. Skanchy is 88 years old, but is still very active as an artist and tai chi instructor.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 16 2014 - 6:32pm


VIDEO: Car thief spotted on video sought by Clearfield police

Loretta Park, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 11 2014 - 2:35pm

CLEARFIELD -- Police are looking for a woman who stole a car out of the parking lot of a towing company.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 11 2014 - 2:46pm


GALLERY: Region 1 Girls Golf Tournament

Region 1 girls golf competition at Schneiter's Bluff Golf Course in West Point Thursday, April 10, 2014.  (Brian Nicholson/Special to the Standard-Examiner)

Brian Nicholson
Apr 10 2014 - 9:37pm

The Region 1 Girls Golf tournament kicked of Thursday at 12:30 pm at Schneiter's Bluff Golf Course in West Point.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 11 2014 - 9:32am


VIDEO: Ex-charter school coach sentenced to prison for sex with teen girl

Loretta Park, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 10 2014 - 11:58am

FARMINGTON --  Jaime Heiner, 17, is glad the man who sexually abused her is heading to prison for four consecutive terms."I was afraid he would get leniency," Heiner said after the sentencing hearing on Thursday for former charter school basketball coach Stephen Paul Niedzwiecki in 2nd District Court. 

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 10 2014 - 5:48pm


VIDEO: Judge bars Davis sheriff from skimming jail inmates' accounts

Loretta Park, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 9 2014 - 4:42pm

PDF: Click to read the inmate funds stayFARMINGTON -- Judge Michael Allphin on Wednesday ordered the Davis County Sheriff's Office to cease taking funds from jail inmates' accounts.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 10 2014 - 9:54am


VIDEO: Layton man speaks up for Bible-quoting twin accused of sodomizing girl

Loretta Park, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 9 2014 - 7:44am

FARMINGTON -- Tom Butler believes someone has set up his twin brother."They think he's a flight risk," Tom Butler said after the court hearing for Timothy Morgan Butler on Tuesday before Judge Glen Dawson. "They don't even have any evidence.They say I can't get up and say anything."

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 9 2014 - 7:44am


VIDEO: ATK stress tests avionics for NASA's new boosters

Contributed
Apr 3 2014 - 6:40pm

CLEARFIELD -- ATK's booster avionics, which serve as the central nervous system for NASA's Space Launch System twin solid rockets, underwent more stress testing Thursday at the company's Clearfield installation.The SLS is NASA's new vehicle that is being built to take astronauts into deep space to places like an asteroid and ultimately Mars.

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VIDEO: Even in 1989, bitter opposition to medical waste incinerator

Cimaron Neugebauer, Standard-Examiner staff
Mar 31 2014 - 5:41am

Second of two partsSUNDAY: PART 1: Stericycle is looking forward to Tooele County and has finally begun using a public relations strategy.MONDAY: PART 2: How it started in North Salt Lake. Who was there first, and what did that mean? NORTH SALT LAKE -- It's better to have one regulated medical waste incineration plant taking care of...

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