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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.


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. 


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.


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.


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. 


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.


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. 


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.


Woman arrested in connection with fatal Davis County carjacking

UPDATE: Police identify Davis County carjacking suspect, woman killed


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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