Cathy McKitrick

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Government

Weber vote canvass shows 39 percent turnout, total GOP

OGDEN — While the final canvass of the 2014 general election’s vote count in Weber County showed no change in any races, the end results lay out details...


Fire

Croydon fire leaves family of 5 homeless

CROYDON — A family of five was displaced from their home due to fire Sunday night. Crews were called to the home of Ben Larsen at 6570 E. 1900 North just...


Government

Library seeks input on Main Branch renovation

OGDEN — The Weber County Library will host two open houses next week to discuss the upcoming renovation of the system’s 46-year-old Main Branch at 2464...


Government

Sheriffs oppose reclassifying felonies as misdemeanors

Two northern Utah sheriffs voiced strong reaction to recent recommendations from Utah’s Criminal and Juvenile Justice Commission on prison reform and ways to...


Government

West Haven man stunned by $300 tax increase

WEST HAVEN — One resident in this small Weber County city got an unpleasant surprise when he went to pay his property taxes this week. “On Monday (Nov....




Government

County agrees to join Ogden City in downtown parking garage

OGDEN — Weber County Commissioners recently approved an agreement with Ogden City’s Redevelopment Agency to explore construction of a 320-stall parking...


Military

Ogden Veterans Day parade blessed by broad support

OGDEN — Hooper resident Gwen Haycock teared up as she spoke of several family members who are military veterans, and what that kind of commitment involves....


Education

Girls learn to lose labels and love math at ATK event

OGDEN — The auditorium at Mount Ogden Junior High teemed with teen energy Saturday as 300 girls gathered to listen to keynote speaker Rachel Oberg speak about...


Environment

State requires Summit to conduct aquifer test

EDEN — Since early April, a water exchange application for use of 400 acre feet of water in the new Hidden Lake Well near the top of Powder Mountain has...


Government

Lobbyist — a dirty word or how things get done?

OGDEN — Sly, slimy, underhanded, tricky, dirty. Those words often come to mind when people hear the term lobbyist, Brad Mortensen said as he spoke to...

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