You put a lot of time and effort into your yard. Flowerbeds, vegetable gardens, trees, shrubs and lawn all require effort to look good and provide the appearance and functionality you want for your property. Over time, you have selected and purchased plants that match your vision and you con…
The first time I saw a Polaris RZR RS1, I wanted to take one out on the trail. That didn’t happen until July of this year, but it was well worth the wait. Greg Belnap of Moto United in Salt Lake City called me and said, “You have got to drive the RS1.” Well, I already knew that, so arrangeme…
The Utah Division of Wildlife Resources (DWR) announced Monday that it would temporarily restrict recreational firearm shooting at wildlife management areas throughout central and northern Utah after a wildfire ignited by target shooters burned wildlife habitat in Cache County.
OGDEN — Two popular downtown eateries are on the move.
Just a few miles north of Boston is the town of Somerville, Massachusetts — its residents number about 79,000. It is one of the most densely populated and diverse communities in New England.
This year, Nissan is at it again with an overhaul of their Titan truck, adding a new design, a class-leading stronger engine and standard technology in all models in the line. Oh, and higher trim levels are as comfortable as can be, like other manufacturers. We would say high-end trucks are now on par with any luxury sedan.
It may be 5 o’clock somewhere, but in this little part of the world it is 2 a.m., not p.m. I’m lying awake on my bed, my eyes have adjusted to the dark and I can see the outline of the windows, the doors and the bathroom, leading to the closet. I hear the soft snore and feel the weight of ou…
This big ride from Kanab to Kamas had all come down to this final day. The weather had been great and nothing indicated that was going to change. The machines were all working well and everyone was in high spirits.
Over the past couple of years Cadillac has definitely made a large commitment, by jumping into the SUV market in a big way. Back in 2017 the only SUV offered by the company was the iconic Escalade that has been around since the 1999 model year when it was first introduced to compete with the Lincoln Navigator.
NORTH OGDEN — MariJo Croston says her 13-year-old son, Draydon, saved her life after she fell off a float tube and went crashing through a rough, rocky stretch of the Weber River.
If you want to know the latest policies from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on anything from surrogate motherhood, suicide or the occult look no further than the latest update in the General Handbook: Serving in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Clearly, I have been preaching to the choir. If I’ve said it once, I’ve said it a million times: People use meth (methamphetamine) ... even in Utah.
OGDEN — An odd confluence of crime, COVID-19, charity and happenstance turned disaster into success this week at the Ogden Salvation Army.
With 331 miles behind us, we were ready to tackle the challenges of day four on the trail to Kamas. We had no idea what those might be, but our trailers were waiting for us in Kamas and we had to figure out how to get there.
On April 6, 1892, about 30,000 people gathered around the newly constructed Salt Lake Temple to witness the laying of the capstone and the placement of a time capsule inside the stone.
As the strange year of 2020 progresses and we finally gotten by the half way mark, it only seems apropos that we start to see some model year 2021 appear in our drive. So it was as in years gone by Mercedes provided one of the first of for the coming year with their new AMG SUV E53 Coupe.
One of the surprises of the COVID-19 pandemic has been the resiliency of the residential real estate market. Although home sales initially faltered with the spring pandemic shutdowns, the housing market has now bounced back, and sales are beginning to outperform last year’s strong activity.
One house, nine offers in less than six hours. This was on a recent home I listed in Layton. It was not a surprise. In fact, when listing the home, I told my clients that the chances were vey high this would happen since the price point was in the first-time homebuyer range. It is more than …
Our stay at the Rocky Ridge Resort in Marysvale was restful and pleasant. We had traveled 193 miles in two days, the drive belt was replaced on the Polaris and we were ready to go. There was not a single place to eat that was open this early.
HUNTSVILLE — Trying to combat what officials call a growing litter problem on state wildlife land, the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources is asking for the public’s help.
OGDEN — A new piece of federal legislation aims to advance the popular Bonneville Shoreline Trail — part of a plan that will ultimately connect the route from central Utah to the very northern reaches of the state.
The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, consisting of church President Russell M. Nelson and his two counselors, Presidents Dallin H. Oaks and Henry B. Eyring, have announced a change to the church’s temple endowment ceremony.
OGDEN — The first phase of construction on a new West Ogden bike park is almost finished and the facility is set to open to riders soon.
If checking out a mid-sized truck is on your list, we would highly recommend taking at least a quick look at the class-leading Toyota Tacoma. If getting off the pavement is also part of the plan, then the TRD Pro version of this smaller truck is definitely worth an even longer look.
For 90 years, The Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square have entered homes worldwide through their weekly broadcast: Music & the Spoken Word.
With the closures and other changes brought on by COVID-19, with people looking for things to do, the recreational facilities around Pineview Reservoir have seen a big uptick in use this summer.
There must be something in the air this week. In fact, I can smell it. It reeks of politics. I have been asked repeatedly why I don’t address topics of a political nature in my weekly diatribe. Surely, the field of real estate is affected a great deal by the political atmosphere. Why not sid…
Hunters who still want a bull elk or deer hunting permit in Utah can still get one, but the way of getting such a permit will be different.
The altitude at the Bryce Canyon Pines Motel is 7,700 feet. The temperature outside our rooms when we walked outside was 33 degrees. One of our riders splashed water on his windshield to clean it and it turned to ice instantly. That was enough reason to go to the motel’s restaurant and let t…
McKenna Denson, the woman who claims she was sexually assaulted by her Provo Missionary Training Center president, Joseph Bishop, more than 35 years ago, is being compelled by the court to provide information from her electronic devices.
We just can’t beat a week with a truck, especially one of the smaller ones such at the Nissan Frontier. Over the past three years Nissan has won many awards for being the top rated mid-sized pickup from JD Powers. As other mid-sized pickups have tended to grow over the years, Nissan has stayed true to its size, and even offers two different length wheel bases in the Frontier.
“Come inside, Mr. Bird,” said the mouse. “I’ll show you what there is in a people house.”
Riding an ATV from the northern border to the southern border of Utah has been done before. It takes six days to do it sensibly, if you can make sense of it. We were going from south to the north and we only had five days available so we decided to begin in Kanab and end in Kamas.
For some, the inability to attend church each week has been one of the most affecting consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic. Due to social distancing guidelines, it’s been nearly impossible for congregations around the country to gather in ways they were accustomed to prior to the COVID-19 o…
FARMINGTON — A handful of golf carts sat empty last week on the cart path between Oakridge Country Club’s clubhouse and the practice green just down the hill.
Jeep has put an all-new engine into their ever popular Wrangler model giving a completely new meaning to the word torque. This new EcoDiesel puts out a huge 442 ft.-lbs. of torque along with a very strong 260 horsepower. This is almost 200 more than what the regular V6 Pentastar engine will produce.
Last year at this time, I was sitting at Lindquist Field complaining of the heat, waiting for the Raptors to throw out the first pitch of the night. If I could have that opportunity back, I promise I wouldn’t complain about the heat. I would sit in the crowded stadium in the west-facing blea…
Last week I reviewed the new 2020 Kawasaki Teryx KRX 1000, but I spent so much space on how much I enjoyed the machine that I ran out of room to write about the ride. It was every bit as great as the KRX.
OGDEN — What would have been a celebration of the 20th Ogden Marathon has now, like many things in 2020, been put on the shelf due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Written by Lacie Koford
Written by Lacie Koford
The equine mouth is a very complex environment. While it is similar to the mouth of cows, goats and other herbivores, we expect our horses to live much longer than the other farm animals. This need for longevity requires extra care so the teeth last beyond their life expectancy of 18 to 25 years.
Written by Lacie Koford
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Written by Wyatt Clark
Shae Erhart Hill came into this world on October 2nd, 1989. She is the oldest child of three and the only daughter. Shae started her young life by taking care of and helping her mom in a day care center.
Written by Jaycee Bennett
Written by Lacie Koford
It hit me after I got home, I’d just walked through the door When suddenly, I found myself all writhing on the floor The pain down in my abdomen was just unbearable