Concert eavesdropping: As ticket prices go, it's hard to beat

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LAYTON — Like the famed swallows of San Juan Capistrano, they return each year. On a dozen or so evenings throughout the warmer months, just as the sun sets and twilight begins to fall, a


Farr West teen wins big at Weber County Fair

FARR WEST – It’s a great accomplishment to win a blue ribbon, best of show award at the Weber County Fair for any teenager – but winning three is


Kaysville shoemaker chooses real world over virtual one

KAYSVILLE --Randy Parker has cobbled together a pretty good life being the sole man for three generations of northern Utahns. For more than 44 years, Parker has


Pleasant View girl uses fencing to overcome tragedy

PLEASANT VIEW – 15-year-old Tatijana “Tati” Stewart has won many awards as an epee fencing champion over the last five years, but her most recent


Even with degenerative disease, Jeff Lowe still climbing

By 1984, Jeff Lowe was already a god of alpinism and the father of modern ice climbing. Still, he remembered his roots. The film “Cloudwalker” captured

Police & Fire

Ogden Gang Unit's longtime commander retires

OGDEN -- As a teenager, Scott Conley had no intention of a life in law enforcement. At the time he was more interested in cruising around town in his ’78


Brooklyn's blackberries helping children worldwide

KAYSVILLE — It all started out small, the size of a blackberry, and has grown from there. Now, Brooklyn McKenzie, 8, is looking to raise $800 this year by


Honored cowboy tips his hat at Ogden Pioneer Days

OGDEN -- Ron Brown tipped his hat to the Ogden Pioneer Days Rodeo celebration, the endearment between performer and audience obvious. Brown and his wife,


A little boy's life was saved against the odds

MORGAN -- Don't stop. Don't stop. Don't stop. That's what Blake Nelson kept hearing in his mind over and over again on the morning of Oct. 12. Don't stop. The


Local old time guitar player enters hall of fame

OGDEN -- Dale Pendleton will tell you he only knows two tunes on the guitar, then he will play three. Actually he’ll play a lot more. The 93-year-old is


Zombies lurk at the end of a gravel road. And they must die.

With their .45 and 9mm handguns cocked and ready, two PBS engineers turned zombie hunters crept through a door in the Shenandoah Valley and into madness. A dozen

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