×
×
homepage logo
SUBSCRIBE

Local News

West Point child dies following gasoline accident

WEST POINT — The Davis County Sheriff's Office has confirmed the death of a 12-year-old boy Tuesday morning as a result of a fire occurring at approximately 4:30 p.m. Monday. Fire Chief Mark Becraft of the North Davis Fire District told the Standard-Examiner that the boy appeared to have ...

These bills are poised to set the tone in Utah’s energy policy

A conglomerate of bills passing through the Legislature are setting the tone for the future of Utah’s energy strategy. Big pieces are poised to become law, introducing policy that would favor already established resources and approach federal rules and incentives with a skeptical eye. The ...

Over-budget Sentinel ICBM program triggers review, faces cancellation

In 2020, the U.S. Air Force announced a $13.3 billion contract with Northrop Grumman aimed at modernizing the ground-based intercontinental ballistic missile program, a leg of the military's nuclear triad. Less than four years later, that program is over budget and in danger of outright ...

Union Station to commemorate 75th anniversary of Utah’s Merci Car

OGDEN — Union Station is set to host an event recognizing a unique piece of American history this month, which marks the 75th anniversary of the arrival of Utah's "Merci Car" — one of 49 train boxcars gifted to the United States by France in the wake of World War II. The event happening ...

Dinosaur Park official offers details on expansion plans at Ogden venue

OGDEN — The George S. Eccles Dinosaur Park is set to grow as part of its ongoing mission to educate the public about our prehistoric past. On Feb. 9, the City of Ogden released a statement on the park's expansion plans. "We are very proud of our ongoing accomplishments since the inception ...

WSU sponsors social media platform bringing kindness to Utah schools

OGDEN — Social media use, and the potentially harmful impact it can make on young people, has been a hot-button issue in Utah. Last year, the state's Legislature passed restrictions on how Utah minors access and use social media platforms. More recently, Gov. Spencer Cox and Lt. Gov. Deidre ...