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Farmington carnival brings autistic kids and their families together for fun

FARMINGTON — Kids of all abilities were all smiles Saturday, dancing with Disney princesses, eating snow cones and petting reptiles at the 2016 Autumn Carnival for Autism.


Environment

Climate change, growing wildfire risk expected to make Utah's air worse

If you think Utah’s air quality is bad today, climate change and wildfires could make things much worse in the near future.


Recreation

Local Ogden outdoor podcast celebrating major milestone

Northern Utah’s outdoors scene is pretty neat, but who could come about with 250 things to say about it? The guys behind the Ogden Outdoor Adventure podcast, naturally.


Health

Weber-Morgan Health Department makes proposed diesel regulation public

A proposed regulation for testing diesel vehicles in Weber County is now available for public review and comment.


Environment

Weber-Morgan health board opens diesel testing decision to public comment

OGDEN — The Weber-Morgan Health Board is officially gathering public comment on its proposed diesel emissions testing rule.


Local

Weber County's first Zika virus case confirmed, health department says

WEBER COUNTY — The Weber-Morgan Health Department has confirmed the first case of the Zika virus in Weber County.


Local

Mantua police chief to retire, says town needs to consider raising taxes

Mantua might be known as a “speed trap” by many, but its police do so much more. And it’s time for the growing town’s citizens to start thinking about how to support their small force.


Local

Ogden Ace: What to do around Ogden with out-of-town guests

Editor’s note: Welcome to our new column, “Ogden Ace.” Each week we’ll focus on a local issue or topic from the perspective of an expert or someone who knows how to hack the subject or take advantage of special, insider knowledge. Let us know if you have a topic you’d like to learn more about, or if you have insider knowledge you’d like to share, by emailing us at cityed@standard.net.


Environment

Risks high in Ogden if Bear River dammed, river advocacy group says

OGDEN — The Utah Rivers Council is fighting big water projects in Utah by driving home their impacts on a smaller, more local scale.


Health

Weber-Morgan board likely to move closer to diesel decision on Monday

Weber-Morgan board likely to move closer to diesel decision on Monday


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