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Ogden marker recalling Lorin Farr, Farr's Fort takes shape on Canyon Road

OGDEN — As a kid growing up, Garth Tuck remembers regularly passing a historical marker along Canyon Road near his home as he was wandering the Ogden neighborhood. "I walked by that sign I can't even count how many times," he said. He never looked too closely, but it marked the rough location of Farr's Fort and offered a brief history of the small enclave founded by Lorin Farr in 1850 and abandoned around 1853. Farr, who helped with the original settlement of what is now Ogden, served as the city's first mayor. Fast forward to 2020, though, and Tuck began delving more deeply into ...

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Letter: Remember the elderly during the coming holidays

This should be a glorious time of the year. A time to be surrounded by family, friends and the love for one another. For some, this is not to be the case. So much is done for the little ones that would go without during these difficult times. There is Toy For Tots and so many other wonderful ...

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