OGDEN — Motorists who traverse the North Ogden Divide and hikers who use the Ben Lomond Trailhead as their launching point will have to find alternatives.
OGDEN — The final hurdle in a decade-and-a-half-long effort to establish a fixed-route transit connection between Ogden's downtown and the southeastern edge of the city has been crossed.
HUNTSVILLE — Northern Utah's two alpine highways are now open.
OGDEN — Despite an ongoing, major construction project near its southern border, the Ogden Cemetery will be open on Memorial Day, though not through the traditional access point.
OGDEN — Despite significantly lower traffic volumes and fewer crashes, fatalities on Utah’s roads to this point of the year are higher than they’ve been in three years.
OGDEN — Utah Transit Authority ridership has declined dramatically since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, and now the transit agency is asking its customers to help figure out how to reclaim some of it.
OGDEN — A project more than a decade in the making, construction on Ogden’s bus rapid transit line is finally poised to begin this fall.
OGDEN — Ogden City officials are working on a plan they hope will fix their airport boondoggle.
OGDEN — As Ogden City gets ready to implement a new, sweeping 20-year master plan that will guide future development at the Ogden-Hinckley Airport, officials are also eyeing a more immediate concern there.
Traversing the North Ogden Divide in recent weeks, Zane Williams has noticed an unpleasant change.
OGDEN — Improvements are coming to the North Ogden Divide, much of the work aimed at better moving water and snowmelt down the mountains around the roadway.
OGDEN — A new report from the Wasatch Front Regional Council says the COVID-19 pandemic is having a significant impact on transportation and emissions in Utah.
OGDEN — As social distancing restrictions begin to ease across the state, public electric scooters are slowly being reintroduced in Ogden.
SALT LAKE CITY — The Legislature has completed work on a locomotive fuel tax bill to generate money for rail crossing overpasses and Gov. Gary Herbert is expected to sign it.
SALT LAKE CITY — A state tax on locomotive fuel to pay for construction of overpasses at clogged and dangerous rail crossings got new life Thursday afternoon at the Utah Legislature.
OGDEN — Gas prices are falling everywhere and experts say there’s room for them to drop even further.
OGDEN — The effort to slow the spread COVID-19 has produced many negatives — shuttered businesses, layoffs, missed graduations and canceled sporting events, to name just a few.
LAYTON — For years, the most popular hiking trail in Davis County has had a largely unkempt dirt- and rock-filled lot for hikers to park in.
OGDEN — A water line break Thursday afternoon forced the emergency closure of State Road 39 through Ogden Canyon.
OGDEN — Construction has begun on a nearly $7 million overhaul of 20th Street through east-central Ogden.
LAYTON — After decades of study and preparation, work on the transportation department’s massive reconstruction of U.S. 89 in Davis and Weber counties is scheduled to start this week.
OGDEN — This year, the Utah Department of Transportation will work on more than 220 road construction projects with a combined value of nearly $3.3 billion.
SALT LAKE CITY — Gov. Gary Herbert has vetoed a tax on railroad fuel, disappointing those who hoped the revenue would be used to build overpasses at crossings chronically blocked by trains.
LAYTON — As work ramps up this week on the state’s massive Interstate 15 Express Lanes project through Weber and Davis counties, the Utah Department of Transportation is advising commuters to prepare for a major shift in traffic.
SALT LAKE CITY — With a sharp dip in ridership due to coronavirus, the Utah Transit Authority will scale back bus and FrontRunner service in Weber and Davis counties as well as in the rest of the state.
TREMONTON — Traffic on Interstate 15 near Tremonton figures to be slow going beginning Monday, March 30.
HARRISVILLE — Beginning next week, Larsen Lane will close to all nonlocal traffic.
LAYTON — Interstate 15 will be closed in northern Davis County this weekend as the transportation department resumes work on a massive reconstruction of the freeway.
HILL AIR FORCE BASE — The Department of Defense issued new travel restrictions Wednesday in response to COVID-19, a measure that will impact Hill Air Force Base.
OGDEN — The Ogden City Council has approved a $250,000 amendment to the city’s already-passed 2020 budget to design new water infrastructure on the northeast side of the airport and to study costs associated with it.
SALT LAKE CITY — The Diesel Brothers reality TV stars must pay $848,000 for modifying, marketing and selling pickup trucks with emission control defeat devices installed, a judge has ruled.
SALT LAKE CITY — Count train engineers and conductors as passionate supporters of legislation that may help lead to construction of overpasses at heavily traveled and potentially dangerous rail crossings in Utah.
SALT LAKE CITY — Union Pacific lobbyists are clashing with two top legislators over a bill that would remove railroads’ state fuel tax exemption and use the resulting millions to build overpasses at chronically blocked rail crossings.
HILL AIR FORCE BASE — Hill Air Force Base commuters beware: Major construction is coming near one of the installation's main entry gates.
FARMINGTON — After being tied up by a lawsuit and a major design change, mainline construction of U.S. Highway 89 is scheduled to begin in the next few weeks.
RIVERDALE — As is, moving between Riverdale, Washington Terrace and South Ogden can be tough if you don’t have a car and you want to travel safely, says Riverdale City Manager Rodger Worthen.
GARDEN CITY — The Utah Department of Transportation has a plan to stop out-of-control trucks on what has recently become a dangerous stretch of U.S. 89 in Northern Utah.
FARMINGTON — The Utah Department of Transportation says the time is right to increase protection for pedestrians using Davis County’s Legacy Trail.
ROY — Last month’s crash of an airplane in Roy shortly after it took off from Ogden-Hinkcley Airport has prompted concern among many residents worried the proximity of the airport puts the city in harm’s way.
HARRISVILLE — A major reconstruction of Larsen Lane is scheduled to begin Monday.
OGDEN — The Ogden-Hinckley Airport will receive over $1 million in federal money for repairs in 2020, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation.
EDITOR'S NOTE: An earlier version of this story included a photograph of the incorrect intersection. The Standard-Examiner regrets the error.
HARRISVILLE — Four people were sent to the hospital after a car crash Thursday afternoon in Harrisville.
FARMINGTON — The Utah Department of Transportation says its pending reconstruction of U.S. 89 through northern Davis County and southern Weber County will begin sometime in the spring, with construction extending into 2023.
ROY — A witness to a fatal plane crash in Roy last month told federal investigators he heard the plane making “popping” noises before the aircraft’s wing dropped to the left and the plane nosedived into a Roy neighborhood.
Many started their week on a slow note Monday after significant snowfall caused car crashes and closed government buildings around Northern Utah.
FARMINGTON — The state’s pending reconstruction of U.S. 89 has been approved for another major funding infusion.
NORTH OGDEN — The planned overhaul of the 2600 North-Washington Boulevard intersection in North Ogden should start in March, according to Jon Call, the city attorney.
HARRISVILLE — Police have released the name of a man killed in an auto-pedestrian crash Friday in Harrisville.
OGDEN — A recognizable nonprofit organization operating in Weber County for a quarter of a century is changing its name.
ROY — A recent fatal plane crash in Roy wasn’t the first that damaged Roy homes and closed roads.