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Recreation

Anglers can help the Green River's endangered fish

Anglers have a chance to help endangered fish in the Green River by obeying some new fishing rules. The rules impact the Green River and its tributaries, from...


Recreation

Eight great outdoor reads

After writing a story in February about the importance of getting kids outdoors, I realized maybe one of our problems in getting along was not enough daily outdoors...


Recreation

Raw slopes at extreme skiing's roots keep riders stoked

MOUNT WASHINGTON, N.H. — On a postcard spring Saturday in New Hampshire’s White Mountains, a boisterous band of pilgrims some 2,000 strong is preparing...


Recreation

Great Salt Lake Bird Festival this weekend

The 2015 Great Salt Lake Bird Festival promises another program of field trips, workshops and family events. Taking place today through Monday, May 18 at various...


Recreation

Riverdale bike park, an all-ability-level pump track

RIVERDALE — Riverdale has added another gear to its bicycle-friendly community: the new and improved Riverdale Bike Park is now open. Set between the...




Business

VIDEO: Ogden works to create bicycle industry cluster

Editor’s note: This is the first in a four-part series about Ogden’s drive to become a bicycling mecca. OGDEN — Within a small warehouse space in...


Business

Osprey Packs celebrates Ogden distribution center opening

OGDEN — Members of Osprey Packs upper management, sales staff, city officials and the Ogden-Weber Chamber of Commerce made their way to the entrance of the...


Recreation

May Utah State Parks events

A star party, movies and a rendezvous round out this month’s Utah State Parks happenings.  May 15 Antelope Island State Park, Syracuse, Movie in...


Recreation

Utah deer hunting permits will increase this fall

Nearly 2,000 additional hunters will have a chance to hunt buck deer in Utah this fall. After learning how well deer are doing in Utah, members of the Utah...


Recreation

This damsel is not a lady in distress: a good beginner fly tie

It had been a dark and stormy night, and when I retrieved the Standard-Examiner that morning from the paper box it was enclosed in a blue plastic bag. Now what has...


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Find safe camping sites to weather Memorial Day weekend rains

Memorial Day weekend both commemorates our veterans and signals the quasi-start of summer, but officials express concerns about the safety of families who may leave...


Energy development greed threatens Utah fishing

Land access is something we take for granted here in Utah, and in much of the West for that matter. We’ve grown up hunting, fishing and camping in the...