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Here's how to know if roads are plowed in your area

Motorists who want to check the safety of their travels ahead of time during winter weather can get updates from the Utah Department of Transportation by clicking on udottraffic.utah.gov or downloading the free UDOT Traffic app.


Weber County vegetable farmers dependent on Mexican workers

While the unseasonal weather is allowing local farmers to start plowing fields in February, the American Farm Bureau is lobbying for better access to foreign labor this summer for agriculture.


Visually impaired first-grader a finalist in national art contest

OGDEN — A visual impairment is no setback for Bryson Chadwick, an artistic first-grader at the Ogden campus of Utah Schools for the Deaf and the Blind.


United Way of Northern Utah awards $200K in funding to 31 agencies

OGDEN — United Way of Northern Utah has awarded $200,000 in grants to be distributed to 31 nonprofit agencies in Box Elder, Morgan and Weber counties as well as Oneida County in Idaho.


True love stories: 5 married couples offer inspiring advice

True love stories: 5 married couples offer inspiring advice


Where to find Ash Wednesday services in Northern Utah

With Ash Wednesday falling on Valentine’s Day and Easter on April Fool’s Day this year, Lent is set to have added contrast from secular celebrations.


Free tax filing help avalable throughout Northern Utah

Why pay for tax filing help when you can get it for free?


Where to get a romantic Valentine's Day dinner in Northern Utah

If you’re looking to share a romantic dinner with someone special in your life, look no further. Here are six restaurants around Northern Utah offering unique menus for Valentine’s Day.


Fremont High student wins $5,000 art scholarship

PLAIN CITY — Fremont High School senior Cooper Brown received a $5,000 college scholarship along with the honor of having his painting of a Native American girl hanging in the featured spot in a display at the Utah State Capitol.


Huntsville getting its first hotel, plus a high tech telescope

Editor’s note: A previous version of this story incorrectly said the Compass Rose Lodge will be the only lodging in Huntsville’s town limits. There are two bed-and-breakfast establishments in the town and Compass Rose will be the town’s first hotel. The Standard-Examiner regrets the error. 

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