OGDEN — The defense and aerospace industry has and will continue to help bolster the economy along Utah’s most northern reaches.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Samsung unveiled a highly anticipated smartphone with a foldable screen in an attempt to break the innovation funk that has beset the smartphone market.
You may find that it’s a lot easier to log in to a website using your Facebook credentials. You may even think this is safer than creating a new account on a website and sharing your information to it. But those “login with Facebook” popups may be fake — a clever way for scammers to collect …
NEW YORK (AP) — Payless ShoeSource has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and is shuttering its remaining stores in North America.
LONDON (AP) — British lawmakers issued a scathing report Monday that calls for tougher rules to keep Facebook and other tech firms from acting like “digital gangsters” and intentionally violating data privacy and competition laws.
LAYTON — Late last December, as had happened previously, sewage started oozing from a manhole cover near Vern Job’s mobile home unit.
NORTH OGDEN — It all started last year after date night at the movies with his wife, Trevor White says.
Ransomware may be the scariest type of malware, but at least you know when your computer has been hijacked. Data breaches — we’ve had countless attacks affecting millions of users over just the past year — are even more concerning because a) you may not know for months that personal informat…
OGDEN — The Standard-Examiner has hired a new reporter to cover Weber and Davis counties.
Researchers who have calculated how to save the Great Salt Lake are encouraged by a legislative effort toward accomplishing that goal, but planned regional water programs remain a dire threat to the shrinking inland sea.
SALT LAKE CITY — As the Great Salt Lake ebbs, hastened by decades of upstream water consumption, would-be protectors are prodding the state to marshal political will for a difficult rescue.
SYRACUSE — The new state liquor store in Syracuse is now slated to open around March 1, months later than originally planned.
OGDEN — An item related to the creation of a tax-incentivized redevelopment of the Ogden airport was axed from a recent city council meeting, but officials say the deal is still progressing and could even include some additional players.
NEW YORK (AP) — Federal prosecutors are looking into the National Enquirer’s handling of a story about Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos’ extramarital affair to see if the tabloid’s publisher violated a cooperation agreement with prosecutors, two people familiar with the matter told The Associated Press…
OGDEN — Entrepreneurs, maintains Weber County Commissioner Gage Froerer, have a special place in a community.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A proposal to raise low alcohol limits for beer sold at Utah grocery stores has cleared its first hurdle.
You can reach reporter Mitch Shaw at firstname.lastname@example.org. Follow him on Twitter at @mitchshaw23
More Shopko stores in Northern Utah will be closing this spring due to the retail chain declaring bankruptcy mid-January.
Good news from Punxsutawney Phil who did not see his shadow last Saturday on Groundhog Day: we shall have an early spring. And with spring comes the urge to clean and declutter. So how about those abandoned electronics tucked away in your house?
OGDEN — As Ogden City works through a handful of new tax-incentivized redevelopment areas, officials there are finding a need to educate the public on exactly how the often-used tool works.
CLEARFIELD — A warehouse sits unusable, packed with 3.5 million pounds of hazardous waste — debris from the era of glass TVs and computer monitors and a crashed recycling market.
DENVER (AP) — Two years after jumping into a fight with the Trump administration over public lands, the U.S. outdoor industry is turning up the political pressure — though its impact is difficult to measure.
OGDEN — A 79-unit townhome development is coming to southern Ogden, with developers touting it as an ideal spot for commuters who work in Salt Lake City, among others.
If you’re a pet owner, one of the biggest challenges can be finding someone reliable to take care of your pet while you’re away. You can board your pet at a local facility, ask a neighbor or hire a professional dog or cat sitter, all of which can work with differing degrees of cost and relia…
Politicians couldn’t overcome their differences and end the government shutdown over five weeks. Six air traffic controllers might have given them the final nudge they needed.
OGDEN — The Ogden administration is seeking to establish another tax-incentivized redevelopment project, this time at the city’s beleaguered municipal airport.
WASHINGTON (AP) — At this time of year, John Sprinkle and his wife would normally be planning their summer vacation. Not now. Sprinkle, a furloughed federal employee, is about to miss his second paycheck since the partial government shutdown began just before Christmas.
OGDEN — The Ogden City Council has approved a plan to complete a total overhaul of a large section of downtown near the city’s municipal block.
Results from a new Pew Research Center survey reported nearly three-fourths of Facebook users did not know that the social media giant kept a list of their interests. What is the purpose of the list? To better target ads.
The federal government is moving to seize the Washakie Renewable Energy plant in Box Elder County and more than 500 acres of undeveloped land nearby as part of an expanded grand jury indictment against four members of the Kingston clan.
OGDEN — Another piece of Ogden’s downtown creative district is now in place.
ROY — The representatives to Roy‘s new Business Advisory Committee, formed to help bolster business growth in the city, have been named.
OGDEN — Shopko locations in Ogden and Brigham City will close this spring after the company announced it was filing for bankruptcy Wednesday.
The term 5G stands for fifth generation. The standards for 5G were adopted by the wireless industry in 2017, and since that time the major phone companies and phone manufacturers have been developing the infrastructure and the products that can support 5G. But 5G will support more than just …
ROY — After months of debate and consideration, a new group meant to foster business growth in Roy is finally taking shape.
OGDEN — While hard data will not be available for months, dwindling lunch crowds and an unsettling abundance of open parking stalls signal that downtown businesses in Ogden could pay a heavy toll for the federal government’s extended shutdown.
OGDEN — A food manufacturing company that develops oat-based drinks and foods is getting a state tax break to open up shop in Ogden, bringing with it 50 new jobs.
EDEN — Two Weber County-area ski operations are partnering, aiming to give skiers and snowboarders more options in experiencing the state's rugged terrain and snow.
Privacy, security and device addiction were the major themes around consumer technology in the last year and will carry us into 2019 and beyond. We saw some of the worst data breaches in history, an increase in attacks involving ransomware and other malware, and a real backlash from the scie…
OGDEN — A proposal to bring a new nightclub to the outer edge of Ogden is making its way through city channels.
OGDEN — If the federal government shutdown continues, it won’t just be the thousands of furloughed Ogden-area Internal Revenue Service employees who feel the pinch.
You can reach reporter Mitch Shaw at email@example.com. Follow him on Twitter at @mitchshaw23 or like him on Facebook at facebook.com/MitchShaw.StandardExaminer.
While so much of technology falls by the wayside—current stats put the figure at 95 percent—Netflix has endured and grown exponentially since its launch over 20 years ago. There are now more than 137 million paid subscribers to the streaming content service. In the U.S. alone, Netflix stream…
HUNTSVILLE — From the historical photos to the reclaimed wood, bricks, and doors from buildings in Park City and Marriott-Slatterville in the lobby, there’s a little bit of a Northern Utah everywhere you look at the Compass Rose Lodge.
PLEASANT VIEW — A Weber County producer of precision-machine components has finished an expansion of its Pleasant View facility, meant to help the firm keep pace with growing demand.
ROY — Population growth combined with inadequate housing stock can make for troublesome conditions, with sky-high home prices and some people shut out of the housing market.
OGDEN — The new Roosters Brewing Co. location in west Ogden, recently opened after about a year of construction, offers food and beer, like the other two Roosters locales.
EDEN — A new Maverik gas station will open Thursday in Eden.
With less than a week until Christmas, you may not have crossed everyone off on your gift list. My late husband purposely left all of his shopping to Christmas Eve because he loved being immersed in the holiday rush. On the other hand, I prefer to finish at the two-week mark; but inevitably …
OGDEN — With the support of a state-based tax incentive, a large outdoor recreation retailer with a headquarters office in Ogden is expanding.