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Documentary shows how Batman inspires those who are ill

Morgan Briesmaster, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 17 2014 - 3:36pm

For one night and one night only, Batman will pay a visit to Gotham city, a.k.a. Centerville.

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VIDEO: Paralyzed Clinton man plans 1,000-mile handcycle trek to raise $100K

Becky Wright, Standard-Examiner staff
Mar 24 2014 - 2:28pm

CLINTON -- Kris Sanford's life took a big turn, when the truck he was in hydroplaned and went off the road."I got halfway ejected," he said, explaining that he had been in the passenger seat, but was thrown part-way out of a driver's side window. "The roof kind of smashed down on my hips, so my upper body was out of the truck and my lower body was...

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Rotary Club of Ogden inspired to fill backpacks for homeless

JaNae Francis, Standard-Examiner staff
Mar 23 2014 - 10:40am

OGDEN -- Members of the Rotary Club of Ogden said they were inspired by what they read in the newspaper about the community coming together in the Standard-Examiner Young & Homeless Initiative.

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Bone up on latest fashion while helping non-profits

Nancy Van Valkenburg, Standard-Examiner staff
Mar 20 2014 - 3:05pm

OGDEN -- Fans of diverse and original fashion, live music and good causes on Saturday can find it this weekend at the Northern Utah Fashion Expo.The Saturday event, a collaboration between two friends who met at a similar fashion expo elsewhere, promises 24 vendors, three fashion shows, live music and a chance to donate canned goods to the...

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Clinton couple starts Facebook 'free items' group

Mark Saal, Standard-Examiner staff
Jan 26 2014 - 11:32am

CLINTON -- Michelle Bytheway knows firsthand the power of the Internet for good."When we got married, my husband only had one tie," the 28-year-old Clinton woman said. "He misplaced it, and didn't want to go to church without one."

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Masked men steal Children's Miracle Network donation box

The Associated Press
Jan 3 2014 - 10:29am

MACON, Ga. -- Authorities are searching for two masked men accused of stealing a Children's Miracle Network donation box from a Wal-Mart in central Georgia.

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LDS Charities gives $200K to Rotary for polio eradication efforts

Contributed
Dec 26 2013 - 9:17am

EVANSTON, Ill. -- Latter-day Saint (LDS) Charities has provided a $200,000 donation to Rotary International in support of the humanitarian organization's global efforts to eradicate polio.

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GALLERY: Mount Ogden Junior High celebrates as they raised over $10,000 for needy students

Mount Ogden Junior High School janitor Tom Jones, had his hair and beard shaved off by the principal, Jessica Bennington, at the Mount Ogden Junior High School auditorium in Ogden on Friday, December 20, 2013. The school exceeded their goal of 8,000 dollars and collected 10,046 dollars. Students and teachers participated in a variety show for exceeding their goal. (BRIANA SCROGGINS/Standard-Examiner)

Briana Scroggins
Dec 21 2013 - 7:57pm

The school exceeded their goal of 8,000 dollars and collected 10,046 dollars. Students and teachers participated in a variety show for exceeding their goal on Friday, December 20, 2013. (BRIANA SCROGGINS/Standard-Examiner)

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Documentary shows how Batman inspires those who are ill

Morgan Briesmaster, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 17 2014 - 3:36pm

For one night and one night only, Batman will pay a visit to Gotham city, a.k.a. Centerville.

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VIDEO: Paralyzed Clinton man plans 1,000-mile handcycle trek to raise $100K

Becky Wright, Standard-Examiner staff
Mar 24 2014 - 2:28pm

CLINTON -- Kris Sanford's life took a big turn, when the truck he was in hydroplaned and went off the road."I got halfway ejected," he said, explaining that he had been in the passenger seat, but was thrown part-way out of a driver's side window. "The roof kind of smashed down on my hips, so my upper body was out of the truck and my lower body was...

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Rotary Club of Ogden inspired to fill backpacks for homeless

JaNae Francis, Standard-Examiner staff
Mar 23 2014 - 10:40am

OGDEN -- Members of the Rotary Club of Ogden said they were inspired by what they read in the newspaper about the community coming together in the Standard-Examiner Young & Homeless Initiative.

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VIDEO: Paralyzed Clinton man plans 1,000-mile handcycle trek to raise $100K

Becky Wright, Standard-Examiner staff
Mar 24 2014 - 2:28pm

CLINTON -- Kris Sanford's life took a big turn, when the truck he was in hydroplaned and went off the road."I got halfway ejected," he said, explaining that he had been in the passenger seat, but was thrown part-way out of a driver's side window. "The roof kind of smashed down on my hips, so my upper body was out of the truck and my lower body was...

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VIDEO: Igloo camping, bad haircuts impress charitable students and teachers

Jamie Lampros, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Dec 21 2013 - 4:29pm

OGDEN -- Allie Bawdon couldn't wait to see her teacher's bald head."I am so excited. He is going to look so weird," she said. 

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VIDEO: Living dead, survivors flesh out a night of fun in Ogden

Randi Weston, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Oct 27 2013 - 10:10pm

OGDEN -- Exposed brains, gnawed limbs and hungry moans filled Ogden's Historic 25th Street on Saturday night as Ogden's Zombie Crawl celebrated its fourth year. The zombie virus was an indiscriminate re-animator of everyone from nuns to Superman to a disproportionately large number of pregnant women.

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Elim Vacation Bible School raises funds to help beavers

One of the injured beavers is fed at the Wildlife Rehabilitation Center of Northern Utah in Ogden. (Standard-Examiner file photo)

Standard-Examiner staff
Jul 19 2013 - 10:20pm

OGDEN -- A check for $213.88 was recently presented to Dalyn Erickson-Marthaler, director of the Wildlife Rehabilitation Center of Northern Utah, during a "Faith Hike" of Elim Lutheran Church.The money was raised by children in Elim's recent Vacation Bible School, which enrolls students from preschool through sixth grade, with teens in higher...

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Ogden man with cancer surprises with money so he, others feel better

Brandy Sichmeller smiles as her 2-year-old son Zhander holds the money she was handed by Erbey Satterfield while shopping at Smith’s in Ogden on Thursday. Satterfield, 72, has prostate cancer and what he calls a healthy retirement pension. He says giving away about $600 each month — and seeing how it touches people’s lives — makes him feel better. A stunned Sichmeller, of Ogden, says she plans to use the $50 Satterfield gave her to buy gasoline. (KERA WILLIAMS/Standard-Examiner)

Scott Schwebke
Jun 9 2012 - 10:59pm

OGDEN -- Erbey Satterfield was diagnosed three years ago with prostate and bone cancer but says he has the perfect prescription to help him forget about his health problems -- he gives away money. "It's just makes me aware that even if I'm hurting, there are a lot of people who are hurting," he said. "There are people who can't put food on the...

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Retreat offers Hill families of deployed soldiers weekend of fun

Holly Cope shows Jack Maske the journal he received and decorated as part of the Hill family resiliency retreat at Wolf Creek in Eden on Friday.

Mitch Shaw
Jun 24 2011 - 10:14pm

EDEN -- One of the toughest parts of being a military family is knowing that sooner or later, you will have to say goodbye.

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GALLERY: Mount Ogden Junior High celebrates as they raised over $10,000 for needy students

Mount Ogden Junior High School janitor Tom Jones, had his hair and beard shaved off by the principal, Jessica Bennington, at the Mount Ogden Junior High School auditorium in Ogden on Friday, December 20, 2013. The school exceeded their goal of 8,000 dollars and collected 10,046 dollars. Students and teachers participated in a variety show for exceeding their goal. (BRIANA SCROGGINS/Standard-Examiner)

Briana Scroggins
Dec 21 2013 - 7:57pm

The school exceeded their goal of 8,000 dollars and collected 10,046 dollars. Students and teachers participated in a variety show for exceeding their goal on Friday, December 20, 2013. (BRIANA SCROGGINS/Standard-Examiner)

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GALLERY: Bob Quick and Conrad return from biking across the U.S.

Conrad Quick, left to right, Troy Easton, and Conrad's father, Bob, 
hug during the arrival of Bob and Conrad at the Salt Lake International Airport on Friday, December 6, 2013. Bob, whose heart stopped for three and a half minutes, was revived back to life, has a pacemaker and 16 stents, just completed a three month bicycle journey from California to the Florida coast with Conrad. Troy, the Director of Emergency Management Solutions with Fit to Respond, was the one who revived Bob after his heart had stopped for over three minutes. (BRIANA SCROGGINS/Standard-Examiner)

Briana Scroggins
Dec 7 2013 - 7:16pm

Bob Quick and his son, Conrad, arrived at the Salt Lake International Airport on Friday, December 6, 2013. Bob, whose heart stopped for three and a half minutes, was revived back to life, has a pacemaker and 16 stents, just completed a three month bicycle journey from California to the Florida coast with Conrad. (BRIANA SCROGGINS/Standard-Examiner)

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GALLERY: 2013 annual Thanksgiving Day walk/run for charity

People run along 5700 South Saturday, Nov. 28, 2013 near the Ogden Regional Medical Center, during the 5-mile run. (DYLAN BROWN/Standard-Examiner)

Dylan Brown, Standard-Examiner staff
Nov 28 2013 - 2:48pm

Hundreds of people participated in the annual Thanksgiving Day walk/run for charity Thursday, Nov. 28, 2013 near the Ogden Regional Medical Center. Photos by DYLAN BROWN/Standard-Examiner

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VIDEO: Paralyzed Clinton man plans 1,000-mile handcycle trek to raise $100K

Becky Wright, Standard-Examiner staff
Mar 24 2014 - 2:28pm

CLINTON -- Kris Sanford's life took a big turn, when the truck he was in hydroplaned and went off the road."I got halfway ejected," he said, explaining that he had been in the passenger seat, but was thrown part-way out of a driver's side window. "The roof kind of smashed down on my hips, so my upper body was out of the truck and my lower body was...

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GALLERY: Mount Ogden Junior High celebrates as they raised over $10,000 for needy students

Mount Ogden Junior High School janitor Tom Jones, had his hair and beard shaved off by the principal, Jessica Bennington, at the Mount Ogden Junior High School auditorium in Ogden on Friday, December 20, 2013. The school exceeded their goal of 8,000 dollars and collected 10,046 dollars. Students and teachers participated in a variety show for exceeding their goal. (BRIANA SCROGGINS/Standard-Examiner)

Briana Scroggins
Dec 21 2013 - 7:57pm

The school exceeded their goal of 8,000 dollars and collected 10,046 dollars. Students and teachers participated in a variety show for exceeding their goal on Friday, December 20, 2013. (BRIANA SCROGGINS/Standard-Examiner)

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VIDEO: Igloo camping, bad haircuts impress charitable students and teachers

Jamie Lampros, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Dec 21 2013 - 4:29pm

OGDEN -- Allie Bawdon couldn't wait to see her teacher's bald head."I am so excited. He is going to look so weird," she said. 

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Dec 21 2013 - 6:58pm


GALLERY: Bob Quick and Conrad return from biking across the U.S.

Conrad Quick, left to right, Troy Easton, and Conrad's father, Bob, 
hug during the arrival of Bob and Conrad at the Salt Lake International Airport on Friday, December 6, 2013. Bob, whose heart stopped for three and a half minutes, was revived back to life, has a pacemaker and 16 stents, just completed a three month bicycle journey from California to the Florida coast with Conrad. Troy, the Director of Emergency Management Solutions with Fit to Respond, was the one who revived Bob after his heart had stopped for over three minutes. (BRIANA SCROGGINS/Standard-Examiner)

Briana Scroggins
Dec 7 2013 - 7:16pm

Bob Quick and his son, Conrad, arrived at the Salt Lake International Airport on Friday, December 6, 2013. Bob, whose heart stopped for three and a half minutes, was revived back to life, has a pacemaker and 16 stents, just completed a three month bicycle journey from California to the Florida coast with Conrad. (BRIANA SCROGGINS/Standard-Examiner)

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GALLERY: 2013 annual Thanksgiving Day walk/run for charity

People run along 5700 South Saturday, Nov. 28, 2013 near the Ogden Regional Medical Center, during the 5-mile run. (DYLAN BROWN/Standard-Examiner)

Dylan Brown, Standard-Examiner staff
Nov 28 2013 - 2:48pm

Hundreds of people participated in the annual Thanksgiving Day walk/run for charity Thursday, Nov. 28, 2013 near the Ogden Regional Medical Center. Photos by DYLAN BROWN/Standard-Examiner

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VIDEO: Living dead, survivors flesh out a night of fun in Ogden

Randi Weston, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Oct 27 2013 - 10:10pm

OGDEN -- Exposed brains, gnawed limbs and hungry moans filled Ogden's Historic 25th Street on Saturday night as Ogden's Zombie Crawl celebrated its fourth year. The zombie virus was an indiscriminate re-animator of everyone from nuns to Superman to a disproportionately large number of pregnant women.

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Elim Vacation Bible School raises funds to help beavers

One of the injured beavers is fed at the Wildlife Rehabilitation Center of Northern Utah in Ogden. (Standard-Examiner file photo)

Standard-Examiner staff
Jul 19 2013 - 10:20pm

OGDEN -- A check for $213.88 was recently presented to Dalyn Erickson-Marthaler, director of the Wildlife Rehabilitation Center of Northern Utah, during a "Faith Hike" of Elim Lutheran Church.The money was raised by children in Elim's recent Vacation Bible School, which enrolls students from preschool through sixth grade, with teens in higher...

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GALLERY: Scantily clad Polar Bear Run

Jason Crompton, from Wyoming, runs in front of the Ogden arch in frigid weather Saturday during the 5K Polar Bear Run to raise funds for the Utah-based Hess Cancer Foundation. Crompton tied a grass skirt over his Speedo and pulled on a flowing tangerine wig, a costume that secured him a best-dressed award. He finished the race first.

Brian Wolfer
Feb 23 2013 - 11:36pm

Almost 40 runners braved frigid temperatures on Saturday, Feb. 23 for the Polar Bear Run in Ogden, to raise funds for the Utah-based Hess Cancer Foundation.

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