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From a tiny Ogden gym, Golden Gloves boxing champion Diego Alvarez emerges

OGDEN — Tucked away behind a yellow Ogden home, just west of Washington Boulevard on 35th Street, there’s a small garage. Inside is Los Gallitos Boxing Club, a small gym.


Government

Kaysville Mayor Steve Hiatt vetted by municipal leaders for Davis Commission

KAYSVILLE — What sparked Kaysville Mayor Steve Hiatt’s interest in public office was on the city’s website. In 2007, while he paid his utility bill online, he noticed a post soliciting applications for a midterm appointment to the city council.


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Elliott pitches frugality, values of farming as Davis Commission candidate

FARMINGTON — Randy Elliott says he’s a fourth-generation “farm boy” from Farmington. On his mother’s side, he’s a descendant of Anson Call, the pioneer Mormon who settled in Bountiful, serving as its bishop in 1850.


Government

Davis GOP endorses convention winners; signature gatherers decry bias

FARMINGTON — Davis County Republicans have two local primary elections: Utah House District 20 and a Davis County Commission seat. The former matches incumbent Rep. Becky Edwards against challenger Glen G. Jenkins. In the commission race, Kaysville Mayor Steve Hiatt is matched with Farmington businessman Randy Elliott. 


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Science behind Utah's declaration against pornography debated

Editor’s note: This series examines the impact of pornography on Utah's communities. The passage of Resolution 9, which declares pornography consumption in Utah a public health crisis, caught national attention earlier this year and sparked debate about whether it was a repressive move or a step in the right direction to combat harmful exposure of sexual content to children.


Sports

Ogden's Neal successfully defends SteelFist MMA title

SALT LAKE CITY — Ogden’s Jon Neal maintained his undefeated record Saturday night at The Complex in Salt Lake City, successfully defending his 155-pound SteelFist Promotions professional belt with a second round stoppage of challenger Jordan Clements.


Sports

Sunset's Powers stopped in MMA bout

BOISE, Idaho — Davis County professional mixed martial artist Sean Powers stepped up in weight Friday night at the CenturyLink Arena, and it didn’t come with a win.


Sports

Davis MMA pro Powers to fight in Idaho; Weber fighters Munoz, Neal in Salt Lake

SUNSET — Professional mixed martial artist Sean Powers (9-5) has enjoyed success in the cage, winning a Bellator-promoted match, losing another to highly ranked Bubba Jenkins and earning a couple of regional titles. 


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Sierra RV has moved from Sunset to Marriott-Slaterville

MARRIOTT-SLATERVILLE — After almost 20 years in Sunset, Sierra RV has made the move to Weber County. 


Government

Kaysville looks to Parowan to hire new city manager Shayne Scott

KAYSVILLE — Shayne Scott, Kaysville’s selection to replace retiring John Thacker as city manager, will be introduced to residents Thursday night at the city council meeting. 


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