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Layton senior overcomes great odds to finish top of her class

LAYTON — Madysen McCollum is one Layton High School senior who knows full well that college will be a cakewalk for her.


Volunteers, donations sought for large-scale Ogden church outreach event

OGDEN — The Genesis Project church is hoping the community will join an upcoming effort to make a major impact on the neighborhood near its home.


Deer crashes through Ogden salon's plate glass window

OGDEN — A customer and a manager of a beauty salon were surprised to have a deer crash through the salon’s glass door.


Ben Fowler, Roy Burger Bar founder, dies at 96

ROY — Ben Earl Fowler, the original “Big Ben,” has died at 96.


Woman with rare terminal LAM disease spends life helping others

WASHINGTON TERRACE — Lynnette Weese is one woman who knows exactly how brave she is.


Clare Taylor beautifies Ogden Botanical Gardens

Volunteer Clare Taylor is so beloved at the Ogden Botanical Gardens that the ADA access garden often is referred to as Clare's garden. Her name is one included on a plaque in that garden as she is a donor. Workers also refer to a well-groomed garden with her own touch as a "Clare"ified space.


Memories of Ben Earl Fowler

Ben Fowler, the founder of Burger Bar in Roy, passed away Monday, May 23, 2016 at 96. He lived a full life, including service as Navy fighter pilot, a businessman, a member of the Utah House of Representatives and later a missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.


Guilt, shame high among church members who view pornography

Sean Musil, 23, says he’s not ashamed to admit he lived a double life while growing up and becoming a role model in his congregation.


Artwork touches hearts in Plain City

When someone May 15 anonymously placed hand-made artwork crafted of glasses and plates in the Plain City cemetery, many hearts were warmed.


Anonymous artist adorns Plain City cemetery early for Memorial Day

PLAIN CITY — Memorial Day came early at the Plain City cemetery this year.

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