Column: Music has a place outdoors

Stephanie Chambers column sig

“Imagine me being really excited right here: If music and the outdoors are magic bullets,...


Utah's travel and tourism industry nets over $1 billion in tax revenue

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In 2014, visitors spent a record $7.98 billion in the state, making Utah’s tourism industry it’s biggest “export” industry.


Column: Music has a place outdoors

Stephanie Chambers column sig

“Imagine me being really excited right here: If music and the outdoors are magic bullets, what can happen when we combine the two?!!”


Ogden storytelling project for inner city youth receives RAMP support

Betty Sawyer spearheading youth storytelling program

Inner city youth in Ogden will get a chance to write their own stories this summer as part of a brand new program sponsored by Project Success Coalition. The program, called “Griots & Grioetts: My Town, My Story,” is one of 38 area projects which received “EZ Awards,...


London hammock-tent maker Tentsile chooses Ogden for first-ever store

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Tentsile, a London company, chose Ogden as the location for its very first store. The company makes hammock-style tents that hang from trees and came to Ogden for a grand opening May 7, 2016.


Historic Cache Valley cabin connects forest enthusiasts to the past

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Stay in an old ranger guard station up Cache Valley’s Blacksmith Fork Canyon for a unique recreation experience.


Obama should listen to Native Americans to preserve Bears Ears

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The combat veteran who founded the group “Operation Climb On” writes about how Bears Ears is helping to heal him and his fellow soldiers.


Ogden aims to build pipeline to competitive youth sports with advisory board

Ogden looking to form competitive youth sports board

The proposed board would form competitive teams bridging the gap between recreation leagues and junior and high school teams.


Keyhole Slot Canyon and Devil’s Throat — an ATV adventure

Lynn Blamires

It was a week into March and the weather looked good, but not in Davis County. Polaris had a new machine for me to test so we headed south of the border — the Utah border, that is. I had written about the test of the machine, but not about our desert ride. The ride was worth the story....


Ogden kayak park deteriorating, needs funding for new life

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“The city created this,” said Sam Hood, who has kayaked at the Ogden kayak park for the past five years. “When they do something like that and continue to advertise it as part of their trail network … it’s a reflection on the city, when we have something like this and...


Ogden Bike Swap to provide affordable, alternative transportation

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The Ogden Bike Collective will hold its annual Spring Bike Swap at 9 a.m. on Saturday, May 7, at 936 28th Street. The Collective will sell bikes, clothing and parts at reduced prices. They will also be accepting bikes to sell on consignment.  

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