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McKay Dee Behavioral Institute of Medicine closes, but memories remain

Jamie Lampros, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Dec 9 2013 - 3:11pm

OGDEN -- The people are gone, the furniture has been hauled away, but memories of more than 200 adolescents who were treated remain at the closed McKay-Dee Behavioral Institute of Medicine.

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Layton mother accused of strangling children in 2010 still incompetent for trial

Andreas Rivera, Standard-Examiner staff
Dec 9 2013 - 2:11pm

FARMINGTON - The 48-year-old Layton woman who was accused of strangling her two children to death will continue receiving treatment at a state hospital after once again being found incompetent to stand trial.

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GALLERY: Cold, snow, ice blast eastward across the U.S.

A drop of water falls from an icy tree branch in Cockeysville, Md., Monday, Dec. 9, 2013. The storm that coated parts of Texas in ice struck with unexpected force Sunday on the East Coast, blanketing some spots in a foot of snow, grinding highways to a halt, causing power outages, and closing schools or delaying start times. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

The Associated Press
Dec 9 2013 - 1:01pm

Snow and ice cover the northeast after a storm moved through the area Sunday and Monday morning. A plodding storm that dumped heavy snow on the unsuspecting Mid-Atlantic region left roads slippery and slushy in the Northeast for Monday's commute while travel disruptions continued rippling across the country.

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VIDEO: Veterans honored at Utah wreath-laying ceremony

Antone Clark, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Dec 9 2013 - 12:40pm

SALT LAKE CITY -- Lt. Gov. Spencer Cox joined two veterans to place a wreath at the Vietnam Memorial outside the state Capitol Monday morning, kicking off a week-long series of events designed to raise awareness of veterans and their families during the holiday season.

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Hill AFB airman killed in snowmobile accident

Andreas Rivera, Standard-Examiner staff
Dec 9 2013 - 11:13am

MONTE CRISTO -- A 22-year-old airman stationed on Hill Air Force Base was killed in a snowmobiling accident Sunday afternoon in the Monte Cristo Range.

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Fall from grace: When our idols crash, it can be a hard landing

Cara Darr, Erin Geiger, Nathan Beeston, Olivia Andrus, TX correspondents
Dec 9 2013 - 10:44am

Many dream of fame and fortune, from imagining your picture on the front cover of a magazine, acting in a blockbuster, or being a singer with millions hearing your music. But is the fame worth it? Being constantly chased around by the paparazzi and having your personal life completely exposed causes enough stress to make anyone crack. And when...

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VIDEO: Trying to help Filipinos who lost livelihoods in typhoon

Dylan Brown, Standard-Examiner staff
Dec 9 2013 - 6:29am

EDITOR'S NOTE: Standard-Examiner visual journalist Dylan Brown is in the Philippines with the Utah-based Philippine Improvement Group on an aid mission to the nation following the destruction caused by Typhoon Haiyan.MADRIDEJOS, Philippines -- Under a sign that read, "Please Help Us!! I need your help!," were three children sleeping on a wooden...

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Ogden Head Start kids get shopping spree from doctors

Jamie Lampros, Standard-Examiner staff
Dec 9 2013 - 6:26am

RIVERDALE -- More than 50 children got to visit with a health care provider on Saturday, but it wasn't for a physical exam. The kids, all from the Ogden-Weber Head Start program, got to have breakfast and go shopping for Christmas presents with Ogden Clinic personnel during the clinic's second annual Shop with a Doc program. 

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Ogden CC golfers celebrate club's 100th years

Jim Burton, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 19 2014 - 10:49pm

It's not like they didn't know it was coming; shoot, they had 100 years to prepare for it.Still, from the pristine bench near the second tee it was clear many of the guys who came through Saturday afternoon didn't quite know what to make of the hickory golf clubs and vintage-style golf balls being used for the Ogden Golf and Country Club's season-...

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VIDEO: 35-year mystery solved in Utah for Michigan mother

Cimaron Neugebauer, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 19 2014 - 9:32pm

CLEARFIELD -- Social media helped solve a 35-year-old case behind what happened to a runaway teen from Michigan. The answer was in Clearfield, Utah.Now time is of the essence in trying to get the remains of the teen, who went by the name of Lee Beeler, back to his birth mother, who has been diagnosed with cancer for the second time.

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VIDEO: WSU receiver debunks superstitions, earns No. 1 jerseys

Roy Burton, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 19 2014 - 6:27pm

OGDEN -- Shaydon Kehano walked off the field at Stewart Stadium after the annual Purple and White spring game wearing No. 85 for the last time. When the senior Weber State receiver from Kaneoho, Hawaii, returns for fall camp, Shaydon Ochocinco will be Numero Uno.

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Earth Day celebrants commune at Ogden Nature Center

Jamie Lampros, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Apr 19 2014 - 5:53pm

OGDEN -- Bubbles, ivy wreaths, sheep shearing, wool spinning and wild bird presentations were just a handful of activities happening during Earth Day Saturday afternoon.

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Keeping the past alive at Ogden's Easter Rendezvous

Randi Weston, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Apr 19 2014 - 5:40pm

OGDEN -- While popular culture enthusiasts flocked to Salt Lake to celebrate all things geeky in the world of entertainment at the Comic Con FanXperience this weekend, history geeks converged on Ogden's historic Fort Buenaventura for the 28th annual Easter Rendezvous to revel in re-enactment of the days of fur trading.

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Bikers deliver Easter baskets to Ogden veterans home

Bryon Saxton, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 19 2014 - 3:09pm

OGDEN -- The 20 brawny, dark leather-clad male motorcycle riders carrying the Easter baskets filled with multi-colored plastic eggs may have seemed a contrast in nature on first glance.

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Freshman suffers serious concussion during Syracuse soccer game

Ryan Comer, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 19 2014 - 9:17am

SYRACUSE - Syracuse freshman Mat Clark will miss the rest of the boys soccer season after suffering a concussion during Thursday's 5-4 loss at Fremont, coach Ray Parkhurst said Friday.

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Ogden native a mastermind behind Comic Con

JaNae Francis, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 19 2014 - 8:19am

SALT LAKE CITY -- An Ogden native, Bryan Brandenburg, is behind much of the success of what many are calling Utah's most popular event ever, Salt Lake Comic Con Fan Xperience, which continues Saturday at the Salt Palace Convention Center.

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VIDEO: 35-year mystery solved in Utah for Michigan mother

Cimaron Neugebauer, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 19 2014 - 9:32pm

CLEARFIELD -- Social media helped solve a 35-year-old case behind what happened to a runaway teen from Michigan. The answer was in Clearfield, Utah.Now time is of the essence in trying to get the remains of the teen, who went by the name of Lee Beeler, back to his birth mother, who has been diagnosed with cancer for the second time.

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VIDEO: WSU receiver debunks superstitions, earns No. 1 jerseys

Roy Burton, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 19 2014 - 6:27pm

OGDEN -- Shaydon Kehano walked off the field at Stewart Stadium after the annual Purple and White spring game wearing No. 85 for the last time. When the senior Weber State receiver from Kaneoho, Hawaii, returns for fall camp, Shaydon Ochocinco will be Numero Uno.

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VIDEO: Centerville trench collapse victim knew he had to save himself

JaNae Francis
Apr 19 2014 - 8:17am

MURRAY - What would you do if your life depended on it?That's a question to which Sandy resident Luke Marti now knows the answer.

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VIDEO: Morbid makeup artists provide realism for ShakeOut disaster drill

Mark Saal, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 17 2014 - 5:11pm

OGDEN -- Three hours before the biggest earthquake Utah's never had, a small group of volunteers is gathering behind a boarded-up elementary school. Armed with plastic tubs filled with containers of makeup, paint, and other unappetizing goop, they prepare to transform a couple hundred students into "victims" of a natural disaster.It's just another...

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VIDEO: Lee sides with ranchers in Nevada BLM dispute

Rachel Trotter, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Apr 16 2014 - 4:55pm

OGDEN -- Sen. Mike Lee appeared at a town hall meeting Wednesday night, driving his messages of pushing for limits on federal and presidential power and urging states and individuals to assert their rights.

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VIDEO: Woman guides wheelchair through obstacles to get to Ogden food bank

JaNae Francis, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 16 2014 - 8:36am

OGDEN -- Going across  town for 2.1 miles to get food might not seem like a big deal for most people, but for someone with limited mobility and no car, the monthly trek to the Joyce Hansen Hall Food Bank is a challenge.

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VIDEO: Healthy competition at QB pleases Weber State football coach

Roy Burton, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 15 2014 - 8:32pm

OGDEN -- Weber State's quarterback competition is brought to you by the Sunshine State.

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VIDEO: PREP SOFTBALL: Bonneville ace shoots down Falcons

Ryan Comer, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 14 2014 - 10:49pm

CLEARFIELD - Bonneville ace Andy Hancock has proven herself to be one of the top softball pitchers in the state, but it was the support that she felt from her teammates that helped get her out of a potentially ugly situation Monday.

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GALLERY: Ogden shooter gets 6 years to life in prison.

Andreas Rivera, Standard-Examiner
Feb 20 2014 - 5:43pm

The man who pleaded guilty to shooting his father-in-law in church last Father’s Day may spend the rest of his years behind bars.

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GALLERY: Nursing at WSU through the years

School of Practical Nursing, 1952-53. Two female nursing students practice taking care of and bathing babies.

Standard-Examiner staff
Jan 6 2014 - 4:03pm

The Weber State University nursing program has a proud history of excellence.

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GALLERY: Shop with a cop event

Roy City officer Kyle Christensen escorts Kamila Leishman toward the store during the annual Shop with a Cop event, sponsored by Bonneville High School at Walmart in Riverdale Saturday, Dec. 21, 2013.  (BRIAN NICHOLSON/Special to the Standard-Examiner)

Standard-Examiner staff
Dec 24 2013 - 1:00pm

Many kids enjoyed the annual Shop with a Cop event, sponsored by Bonneville High School at Walmart in Riverdale Saturday, Dec. 21, 2013.

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GALLERY: Mandela funeral in South Africa

President Barack Obama jokes with Danish prime minister, Helle Thorning-Schmidt, left, as first lady Michelle Obama looks on at right during the memorial service for former South African president Nelson Mandela at the FNB Stadium in Soweto, near Johannesburg, South Africa, Tuesday Dec. 10, 2013. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)

The Associated Press
Dec 10 2013 - 11:46am

President Barack Obama spoke to crowds attending the memorial service for former South African president Nelson Mandela at the FNB Stadium in Soweto near Johannesburg, Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013. World leaders, celebrities, and citizens from all walks of life gathered on Tuesday to pay respects during a memorial service for the former South African president and anti-apartheid icon.

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GALLERY: Cold, snow, ice blast eastward across the U.S.

A drop of water falls from an icy tree branch in Cockeysville, Md., Monday, Dec. 9, 2013. The storm that coated parts of Texas in ice struck with unexpected force Sunday on the East Coast, blanketing some spots in a foot of snow, grinding highways to a halt, causing power outages, and closing schools or delaying start times. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

The Associated Press
Dec 9 2013 - 1:01pm

Snow and ice cover the northeast after a storm moved through the area Sunday and Monday morning. A plodding storm that dumped heavy snow on the unsuspecting Mid-Atlantic region left roads slippery and slushy in the Northeast for Monday's commute while travel disruptions continued rippling across the country.

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GALLERY: Nelson Mandela dies at 95

 In this Aug. 11, 1998 file photo, South African President Nelson Mandela, right, and Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat gesture during a meeting in Cape Town, South Africa. South Africa's president Jacob Zuma says, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, that Mandela has died. He was 95. (AP Photo/Sasa Kralj, File)

The Associated Press
Dec 5 2013 - 4:15pm

Former S. African President Nelson Mandela died Dec. 5, 2013, at the age of 95. Here are some of the highlights of his iconic life from the Associated Press.

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GALLERY: Western winter weather

Fresh snow surrounds the McPolin barn on the outskirts of Park City, Utah, Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013. The National Weather Service said up to 16 inches of snow are expected to fall in higher elevations of Utah. (AP Photo/The Deseret News, Tom Smart)

The Associated Press
Dec 3 2013 - 4:02pm

Fresh snow fell in Utah, Idaho, Nevada, Wyoming and the upper Midwest, Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013. The National Weather Service said up to 16 inches of snow are expected to fall in higher elevations of Utah.

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GALLERY: The Standard-Examiner reports from the Philippines

Alexis Adams, from Syracuse, sweeps leaves from the walkway outside a school classroom on the Salazar Institue of Technology campus in Madridejos, Philippines. (DYLAN BROWN/Standard-Examiner)

Dylan Brown, Standard-Examiner staff
Dec 2 2013 - 9:36am

Standard-Examiner visual journalist Dylan Brown's photo coverage from Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines. This gallery will be updated regularly.

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VIDEO: 35-year mystery solved in Utah for Michigan mother

Cimaron Neugebauer, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 19 2014 - 9:32pm

CLEARFIELD -- Social media helped solve a 35-year-old case behind what happened to a runaway teen from Michigan. The answer was in Clearfield, Utah.Now time is of the essence in trying to get the remains of the teen, who went by the name of Lee Beeler, back to his birth mother, who has been diagnosed with cancer for the second time.

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VIDEO: WSU receiver debunks superstitions, earns No. 1 jerseys

Roy Burton, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 19 2014 - 6:27pm

OGDEN -- Shaydon Kehano walked off the field at Stewart Stadium after the annual Purple and White spring game wearing No. 85 for the last time. When the senior Weber State receiver from Kaneoho, Hawaii, returns for fall camp, Shaydon Ochocinco will be Numero Uno.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 19 2014 - 7:59pm


VIDEO: Centerville trench collapse victim knew he had to save himself

JaNae Francis
Apr 19 2014 - 8:17am

MURRAY - What would you do if your life depended on it?That's a question to which Sandy resident Luke Marti now knows the answer.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 19 2014 - 8:17am


VIDEO: Morbid makeup artists provide realism for ShakeOut disaster drill

Mark Saal, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 17 2014 - 5:11pm

OGDEN -- Three hours before the biggest earthquake Utah's never had, a small group of volunteers is gathering behind a boarded-up elementary school. Armed with plastic tubs filled with containers of makeup, paint, and other unappetizing goop, they prepare to transform a couple hundred students into "victims" of a natural disaster.It's just another...

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 18 2014 - 1:50am


VIDEO: Lee sides with ranchers in Nevada BLM dispute

Rachel Trotter, Standard-Examiner correspondent
Apr 16 2014 - 4:55pm

OGDEN -- Sen. Mike Lee appeared at a town hall meeting Wednesday night, driving his messages of pushing for limits on federal and presidential power and urging states and individuals to assert their rights.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 16 2014 - 4:55pm


VIDEO: Woman guides wheelchair through obstacles to get to Ogden food bank

JaNae Francis, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 16 2014 - 8:36am

OGDEN -- Going across  town for 2.1 miles to get food might not seem like a big deal for most people, but for someone with limited mobility and no car, the monthly trek to the Joyce Hansen Hall Food Bank is a challenge.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 16 2014 - 8:43am


VIDEO: Healthy competition at QB pleases Weber State football coach

Roy Burton, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 15 2014 - 8:32pm

OGDEN -- Weber State's quarterback competition is brought to you by the Sunshine State.

Comments   ·   Read more   ·   Updated: Apr 16 2014 - 10:27am


VIDEO: PREP SOFTBALL: Bonneville ace shoots down Falcons

Ryan Comer, Standard-Examiner staff
Apr 14 2014 - 10:49pm

CLEARFIELD - Bonneville ace Andy Hancock has proven herself to be one of the top softball pitchers in the state, but it was the support that she felt from her teammates that helped get her out of a potentially ugly situation Monday.

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