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Clinton SWAT standoff ends after 11 hours with man in custody

CLINTON — An 11-hour standoff ended at approximately 6:05 p.m. Friday when a SWAT unit apprehended a man at a Clinton home near 2890 W. 1400 North.


Local

Red-kettle slump: Salvation Army needs help to keep breakfast program going

OGDEN — The Salvation Army in Ogden needs donations so it can keep its breakfast program going, officials said. 


Government

Weber officials oppose two bills that could legalize medical marijuana

EDITOR’S NOTE: This story has been corrected to attribute a quote to Kevin Eastman, director of Weber Human Services, who also commented on the lack of studies on marijuana drug interactions. The Standard-Examiner regrets the error.


News

Jazmyn Jeppson remembered as role model who served others, lived with gusto

FARMINGTON — After Jazmyn Jeppson was killed in a crash that followed two alleged carjackings Monday evening, the 21-year-old woman’s family holds no ill will toward the man accused of the crime, family members and friends said.


Lifestyle

Crafters Anonymous: Ogden woman turns pottery hobby into a business

OGDEN — I tied the apron covered with dry clay around my waist and donned a worn-out white shirt over my green sweater in preparation for getting my hands really, really dirty. 


Courts

Utah judge denies new sentencing hearing for man convicted of attempted murder

FARMINGTON — After a man claimed he didn’t understand what was happening during his sentencing due to a problem with his interpreter, a judge denied his motion for a new sentencing hearing.


Police

Farmington woman killed after carjacking remembered, mourned by friends

FARMINGTON — A woman killed after a carjacking suspect collided with her vehicle Monday, Feb. 1, in Centerville is being remembered by friends as an outgoing individual who was passionate about her faith. 


Courts

Attorneys want to force-medicate mentally ill suspect in 2008 murder

FARMINGTON — The mental health of a 2008 homicide defendant has deteriorated to a degree that attorneys are submitting a motion to have him force-medicated.


Police

Woman arrested in connection with fatal Davis County carjacking

UPDATE: Police identify Davis County carjacking suspect, woman killed


Police

Three teens arrested for alleged BB gun shootings of Layton businesses, homes

Editor’s note: In an earlier version of the story incorrectly identified where the guns had been allegedly stolen from. The Standard-Examiner regrets the error.


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