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Logan girl continues to inspire two years after dog attack

Gracie Miller of Logan is the face of beauty with a vivacious flair for life, and at 11 years old, she is filled with wisdom and confidence that belies her age. An event this weekend will raise money so she can continue laser treatments to reduce the scarring left on her face after she was attacked

HERALD-JOURNAL - 2017-09-20 23:08:00

Logan wants more information before acting on opera funding

Support for the Utah Festival Opera and Musical Theatre is unanimous among Logan Municipal Council members, but a request for one-time funding assistance of $150,000 to the professional arts organization is turning out to be a tough sell. After a lively discussion over the one-time payment, the Loga

HERALD-JOURNAL - 2017-09-20 03:55:00

Mexico quake rescuers race to free girl, other survivors

MEXICO CITY (AP) - The wiggling fingers of a young girl trapped in the rubble of her collapsed school in Mexico City raised hopes among hundreds of rescuers working furiously Wednesday to try to free her - a drama that played out at dozens of buildings toppled by the powerful earthquake that killed

HERALD-JOURNAL - 2017-09-20 22:10:00

Polygamous sect leader pleads guilty to escape, fraud

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A high-ranking polygamous sect leader recaptured after a year on the run pleaded guilty Wednesday in a food-stamp fraud and escape case, ending a wide-ranging investigation seen as a crackdown on the secretive group. Lyle Jeffs is facing three to five years in prison after plea

HERALD-JOURNAL - 2017-09-20 21:25:00

Maria destroys homes, triggers flooding in Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) - The strongest hurricane to hit Puerto Rico in over 80 years destroyed hundreds of homes, knocked out power across the entire island and triggered heavy flooding Wednesday in an onslaught that could plunge the U.S. territory deeper into financial crisis. Leaving at least

HERALD-JOURNAL - 2017-09-20 21:15:00

Divine neighborliness goes both ways

Lesser-known reality: it is downright humbling to be loved by your neighbors. Several years ago, my nearest neighbor brought me a couple of self-dispensing pet food containers. She'd bought them for her cat, she said, but they ended up not fitting where she thought they would, and returning them wou

HERALD-JOURNAL - 2017-09-20 15:16:00

Family: Man injured in fiery Wellsville crash still in critical condition

A man injured in a fiery crash near Wellsville - and shortly afterward unwittingly involved in a video of a nurse's arrest that made international headlines - is still in critical condition, according to a family spokeswoman. Bill Gray, a reserve police officer and truck driver from Rigby, Idaho, wa

HERALD-JOURNAL - 2017-09-21 02:33:00

Taiwan signs $576M wheat deal with United States

BOISE, Idaho - Taiwan has once again agreed to purchase a large share of U.S. wheat over the next two years, with most of it coming from Idaho, North Dakota and Montana. Idaho Gov. C.L. "Butch" Otter and Taiwanese milling industry officials signed the $576 million agreement Wednesday at the Idaho Ca

HERALD-JOURNAL - 2017-09-20 23:45:00

USU sexual violence survey says students feel safe, but services underutilized

A Utah State University survey released Wednesday shows that the majority of students feel safe on campus, but less than half know how to file a complaint of sexual violence and few victims access campus resources. The Campus Climate Survey on Sexual Misconduct, spurred by a USU Sexual Assault Taskf

HERALD-JOURNAL - 2017-09-20 23:15:00

'I have decided,' Trump says of Iran deal - before big talks

NEW YORK (AP) - "I have decided," President Donald Trump declared Wednesday, announcing he'd reached a verdict on the Iran nuclear deal's future even as top U.S. and Iranian officials headed into their highest-level talks of his presidency. Iran's leader, meanwhile, lashed out at "ignorant, absurd a

HERALD-JOURNAL - 2017-09-20 21:20:00

Hurricane Maria slams Dominica, now takes aim at Puerto Rico

ROSEAU, Dominica (AP) - Dominica's leader sent out an emotional plea for help as Hurricane Maria smashed into the Caribbean island and caused "mind-boggling" devastation, but an ominous silence followed as the country lost all communications on Tuesday and the Category 5 hurricane took aim at Puerto

HERALD-JOURNAL - 2017-09-19 21:50:00

At UN, Trump threatens to 'totally destroy' North Korea

UNITED NATIONS (AP) - President Donald Trump, in a combative debut speech to the U.N. General Assembly, threatened to "totally destroy" North Korea if the nation's "Rocket man" leader does not abandon his drive toward nuclear weapons. Trump, who has ramped up his rhetoric throughout the escalating c

HERALD-JOURNAL - 2017-09-19 21:45:00

Rohingya Muslims are being wiped off Myanmar's map

YANGON, Myanmar (AP) - For generations, Rohingya Muslims have called Myanmar home. Now, in what appears to be a systematic purge, the minority ethnic group is being wiped off the map. After a series of attacks by Muslim militants last month, security forces and allied mobs retaliated by burning down

HERALD-JOURNAL - 2017-09-19 21:40:00

Powerful earthquake hits central Mexico, collapses buildings

MEXICO CITY (AP) - A magnitude 7.1 earthquake stunned central Mexico on Tuesday, killing at least 139 people as buildings collapsed in plumes of dust. Thousands fled into the streets in panic, and many stayed to help rescue those trapped. Dozens of buildings tumbled into mounds of rubble or were sev

HERALD-JOURNAL - 2017-09-19 21:30:00

Safety concerns when harvesting corn silage

More than 40,000 acres of silage corn is raised annually in Utah. A good share of those acres are grown in Cache, Box Elder and Weber Counties, and corn is being chopped for silage right now. Most years we are happy with yields of 25 tons per acre. This year, because of timely spring planting, lots

HERALD-JOURNAL - 2017-09-19 17:01:00

Ex-tennis star Blake testifies about his mistaken arrest

NEW YORK (AP) - Former pro tennis star James Blake testified on Tuesday that a plainclothes police officer never identified himself before throwing him to the ground and handcuffing him outside in 2015 outside his Manhattan hotel. "He never said 'NYPD.' He never said 'officer,'" Blake said at a disc

HERALD-JOURNAL - 2017-09-19 16:40:47

Elderly man dies two days after crash

Police say a man injured in a head-on collision on 1000 West on Friday died over the weekend. Logan Police Capt. Curtis Hooley said David J. Barr, 70, died on Sunday, two days after another driver tried to cross the busy highway in front of him. The 71-year-old driver of a Honda CRV was on 200 South

HERALD-JOURNAL - 2017-09-20 01:00:00

Idaho lawmaker faces residency questions

BOISE, Idaho (AP) - A north-central Idaho lawmaker has sparked residency concerns among top state officials because she claimed a homeowner's exemption in southern Idaho. The Spokesman-Review (http://bit.ly/2xOB6wB ) reports Ada County records show that Republican Rep. Priscilla Giddings of White Bi

HERALD-JOURNAL - 2017-09-20 00:55:00

USU officials hopeful on BNR building renovation funds

Now that Utah State University is building a long-awaited new science building, school officials are turning their attention to renovating the aging Biology and Natural Resources Building. The project was recently ranked fourth on the list of capital projects that Utah's higher education governing b

HERALD-JOURNAL - 2017-09-19 23:55:00

What's Up With That? Another LDS meetinghouse being built at USU

Question: What is the construction taking place on 1100 North where the old USU trailer court used to be? Is there another LDS Church being built? Answer: Yes, another meetinghouse is being built to accommodate LDS young single adult growth at Utah State University. An inquiry to the LDS Church Publ

HERALD-JOURNAL - 2017-09-19 23:47:00