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Application deadline approaches for Youth Council and Leadership Academy

OGDEN — The Ogden City Council is now accepting applications from students in the ninth through 12th grades in the Ogden School District as a deadline looms for positions in a new Youth Council and Leadership Academy. The council opened submissions for students last week. According to an ...

LDS Transitional Services gives a hand up to those needing help

The helplessness and hopelessness of many people transitioning out of severe issues in their lives is being addressed by an initiative of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The Church’s Transitional Services initiative, which has been in service for more than a decade, ...

Kaysville leaders put off demolition of old library building, for now

KAYSVILLE — The old Kaysville library building, focus of demolition talk, has a reprieve, at least for now. With the Utah Department of Transportation working on plans to revamp Main Street, Mayor Katie Witt, notably, had proposed razing the 77-year-old structure to make way for a ...

Caregivers gather for support while sharing tales of grief during pandemic

OGDEN — A group of professional caregivers met this week to discuss the challenges they have faced during the COVID-19 pandemic, particularly before vaccines were available. Isolation, lockdowns and surging cases of the virus have forced many social workers, grief counselors and chaplains ...

Ogden pie maker seeking jump from farmers markets to big time

OGDEN — James Edwards' pie-making career started with his U.S. Air Force buddies at Hill Air Force Base. The positive feedback for his sweet potato pies got him thinking. "I thought, 'I better make this a business,'" he said. So in 2018, his full-time career in the U.S. Air Force winding ...

Study shines light on effects of COVID-19 on working women’s health

The effects of the COVID-19 pandemic have reached the depths of personal life throughout the world. A new research project examined how those have trickled down to women in Utah. On Wednesday, the Utah Women & Leadership Project released its last in a series of six studies on “The ...

Heavy traffic, congestion forecast for Labor Day weekend in Utah

Interstate 15 in Clearfield and state Road 39 though Ogden Canyon are listed as potential chokepoints during Labor Day weekend's projected heavy traffic in Utah. As drivers flock to vacation destinations, the Utah Department of Transportation lists Ogden Canyon as a likely place for delays ...