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Ogden church invites community to free organ dedicatory recital concert

OGDEN — St. Paul Lutheran Church will open its doors Wednesday for a free community concert that will showcase the church's newly refurbished and digitized pipe organ. St. Paul has resided at its current location, 3329 Harrison Blvd., since 1962. Later, a Zimmer pipe organ was installed in ...

Provo Temple may — again — reflect sister temple in Ogden after renovations

It was no surprise to members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints that President Russell M. Nelson announced on Sunday that several new temples would be built. What was a surprise was the announcement of the reconstruction of the Provo Utah Temple, which will begin when the Orem ...

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Utah native taking advantage of new professional rodeo format

ARLINGTON, Texas — In many ways, this year’s version of the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo was a departure from competitions of years past.But for Cassie Bahe-Latham, one contrast underlined in the 2020 event represents a more than welcome shift in tradition.For the first time in 35 years, ...

Well-traveled rodeo photographer making memories at Utah competitions

Amanda Dilworth’s lifelong love of cameras and photography needed another outlet, but she had little notion that rodeo would provide it.“Rodeo kind of found me,” said Dilworth, who is likely the busiest rodeo photographer in Northern Utah and southern Idaho.Dilworth grew up in Burley, ...

A major family event- The Cache Valley Rendezvous

In a beautiful valley that sits in the middle of Eden and Paradise, is a small little rural community named Avon. Dale and Dawna Major came to Avon, Utah, in 1988 with their first child. Dawna was raised in Lyman, Wyoming on a ranch. She was active in church, sports, 4-H, FFA, rodeo and ...

Life is short, make it count

As I sit here in front of my computer my eyes are blurry from tears of gratitude at the opportunity I have to share this story with you. In two short phone calls and a couple of texts, my life has been touched and forever changed for the better. I hope I can adequately express to you the ...

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Ogden officials OK change to alcohol rules for outdoor dining areas

OGDEN — Ogden officials have approved a change expanding the sort of outdoor restaurant dining areas where alcohol may be served. The change, sought by operators of a new restaurant on Historic 25th Street, Table Twenty Five, lets eateries serve alcohol in unattached outdoor sidewalk dining ...

Maddox family hatches another chicken takeout success

Maddox fried chicken became a Utah thing long before KFC or other chicken chains showed up. Today, The Bird in Syracuse represents a fourth generation of the fried-chicken legacy begun by Irvin B. Maddox at his Maddox Ranch House in Perry in 1949. But The Bird’s owners, Ben Maddox and sons ...

Art Scene Selections: Oct. 14-21

Brue with Imag!nary Friendz and future.exboyfriend Thursday night at The Monarch is a rare concert with Sammy Brue and his new band, Brue. This is a not-to-be-missed show with new punk-style music by Brue and support from popular Salt Lake City bands Imag!nary Friendz and future.exboyfriend. ...

Ogden leaders mull change to alcohol rules for certain outdoor dining areas

OGDEN — Ogden leaders are weighing a change to loosen the availability of alcohol at locales along 25th Street and elsewhere in the city, a proposal meant to aid in efforts to bolster downtown activity. The change under consideration, to allow serving of alcohol in certain sidewalk seating ...

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Suicide Prevention Month is active throughout Utah

September is Suicide Prevention Month, and it is a great time to renew commitments to help others, become better educated and find out about available mental health resources. Across Utah, individuals and organizations are getting the word out about ways to help save lives, educate others about ...

University of Utah study examines link between suicide risk, genetics

SALT LAKE CITY — People who suffer from bipolar disorder and are genetically predisposed to post traumatic stress disorder may have a higher risk of dying from suicide, according to a study led by research scientists at the University of Utah. The study investigated risk factors for suicide ...

Dietitian receives national award for solving the dinner dilemma

A Weber High School graduate was recently named a 2021 Recognized Young Dietitian of the Year by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, the world’s largest organization of food and nutrition professionals.McKenzie Rockwood, a registered dietitian nutritionist, founded Citrus Pear, a healthy ...

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Fischer: Ghosts and goblins not so scary compared to some home problems

Welcome back. For those of you not present last week, this is part two of a two-part series on skeletons, monsters and other such terrible trepidations often stumbled upon in everyday common households. Ironically (and remember, it has to be irony since I’m not the type to believe in ...

Tech Matters: All about iOS 15 Focus modes

For those who have updated their iPhones to iOS 15, there is a new feature available to you that can help you focus — or in today’s jargon, live in the moment. The irony is your phone is likely the source of many of your distractions with its unending stream of alerts, rings and reminders, ...

Layin’ It on the Line: When Harry and Sally met their 401(k)

“Harry and Sally White are regular people.” — Lyle Boss Harry and Sally happen to work for the same company; actually, that is where they met 30 years ago. Harry runs a forklift in the warehouse on day shift, and Sally works in accounting. They are just regular people working at regular ...

Sunday Drive: Is it a minivan or not? The new 2022 Kia Carnival

During the past few years, Kia has been making great strides and introducing new and exciting vehicles to the U.S. market. A case in point is the new Telluride, debuting for the 2020 model year, that dealers could not keep in stock. After this kind of success, why not re-create the minivan? ...

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ATV Adventures: Exploring the Lake Mountain ATV Trails

Looking for some lower-elevation trails to ride on a fall day, we picked the trails at Lake Mountain on the west side of Utah Lake across from Provo. “Do we pack a lunch?” my friends asked. “Nah,” I replied. “We will eat lunch at a restaurant in Eagle Mountain.” My riding buddies ...

ATV Adventures: Fall colors and drama on the Mineral Point Mine Trail

Every ride is more than just a ride – there is always a story. Every ride also has a different GPS track. Even if I have ridden a trail before, I always make a new track. Every time it turns out to be a new ride on an old trail and a new story. I had been on the Mineral Point Mine Trail ...

ATV Adventures: Riding high on the Aquarius Plateau

The Aquarius Plateau is the highest timbered plateau in North America, peaking at 11,328 feet at Bluebell Knoll on Boulder Mountain. Running for about 100 miles along the northern edge of the Grand Staircase, the Aquarius Plateau was formed by tectonic plate uplift on the Colorado Plateau. The ...

Ogden’s marathon is back live and in-person for the 2022 season

OGDEN — Marathoners can once again join Ogden’s race day in-person on May 21, 2022. Registration is now open for the Ogden Marathon. The annual event, produced by the GOAL Foundation, was modified to a virtual run for the past two seasons due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Local guidelines ...

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The TX. 10: Coolest critters we’d like for pets

1. Small shark. As long as it’s contained, it would be a really fun and cool pet.2. Giraffe. Hey, we can dream!3. Octopus. One of the smartest sea creatures.4. Komondor. The dog that looks like a mop.5. Chicken. It’s practical for food and composting.6. Scottish Fold cat. Those ears!7. ...

Bottom Line trivia

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Tame the procrastination monster

Welcome to the weekend! No doubt your Saturday chore and errand list is a mile long. The car needs to be washed, lawn mowed, weeds pulled.It feels a little overwhelming — reading the newspaper might not be on that list. Yet here we are ...Did you know that a survey conducted by H&R ...

Pump up your playlist to fight tough times

With the craziness going on right now, I’ve been listening to a lot more music. Admittedly, there are a few songs that are getting a little old for me, and I’d bet that might be true for everyone else as well.So, here are some of my favorites, organized into three musical categories — ...