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As USU students return, brace for Logan’s growth

Many USU students are returning daily; it’s always great to have them back. The numbers just keep getting bigger and bigger — I think around 28,000 now.In 1956, when I came to Logan to what was then USAC (or the “AC” as it was called), a majority of the students did not have an automobile. I didn’t,

HERALD-JOURNAL - 2018-08-20 18:33:00

Logan Police seek suspect in alleged theft of merchandise

LOGAN, Utah – Police are asking for the public’s help identifying and locating a suspect who allegedly stole $1,000 worth of merchandise from a store in Logan.


Logan dusts itself off in wake of key zoning vote

There was a round of applause from the gallery on Aug. 7 when the Logan Municipal Council left a piece of land owned by a developer out of a massivedowntown rezone, but Logan Economic Development Director Kirk Jensen was not celebrating.Jensen said bringing high-density development to the piece of l

HERALD-JOURNAL - 2018-08-18 23:00:00

West Nile detected at more valley locations

The Cache Mosquito Abatement District reported Saturday that West Nile virus has been detected at two more locations in Cache Valley: Wellsville and Mendon.Previously this month, the virus was found in mosquitos trapped in Benson, Hyrum and west Logan.


A 22-year-old Utah man died from an overdose. Now, federal prosecutors want big prison sentences for those who sold him the drugs.

The defendants — Adam Hemmelgarn, 37, Tyrell Jabbar Perry, 20, and Christian Scott Jimerson, 19 — were indicted last week on charges of conspiracy to distribute controlled substances resulting in an overdose death. They were also charged with distribution of fentanyl, a synthetic opioid.

SALT LAKE TRIBUNE - 2018-08-20 21:01:39

Utah energy cooperative exploring nuclear power in Idaho

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KTVB - 2018-08-18 23:11:04

’Tis the season to relish lull between population influxes

As the sunsets demure, the temperature dips to highs of 95 and the city restricts water further, we slip into the nether season of almost-fall. On bad days the Wellsville mountains disappear and the sunsets turn diffuse red behind the annual cloak of wildfire smoke. On good days you can relish the s


Three Utah men charged with conspiracy to distribute powerful synthetic opioid fentanyl

The indictment, which was was filed by the U.S. Attorney’s office and unsealed Friday afternoon, named Adam Hemmelgarn, 37, of Hooper, Utah, Tyrell Jabbar Perry, 20, of Roy, Utah, and Christian Scott Jimerson, 19, of West Haven, Utah as the three individuals who were being charged.

FOX 13 NOW - SALT LAKE CITY - 2018-08-20 20:32:52

Librarian Embezzles $89k, Spends It All on 'Game of War' Microtransactions

Well, now I know why my library is lacking materials lately. A former Utah librarian is in hot water over the mobile gameGame of War: Fire Age. The short version ofthis storyis thatAdam Winger, the former director of the North Logan City library in Logan, Utah, used public funds to purchase Amazon g

BLEEDINGCOOL.COM - 2018-08-18 23:10:04

Logan man suspected in burglaries targeted high-end bikes, police say

LOGAN — A Logan man suspected of committing multiple burglaries, including targeting high-end bicycles and other expensive items in Logan, has been charged in connection with more incidents.David William England, 24, was charged Wednesday in 1st District Court with three counts of burglary, a second


Ogden suit over, plans afoot to steady slope, family returns to home on ridge

Still, it’s been an ordeal, watching the retention wall crumble, contending with the potential loss of the custom, high-end home, wrangling in court with contractors to determine where things went wrong, who’s at fault. Even now, Thurgood has mixed feelings.

OGDEN STANDARD-EXAMINER - 2018-08-20 12:45:00

Logan City School District increases property taxes by half of original proposal

Buy NowLogan resident Heath Worley, left, addresses the Logan City School District Board of Education on Tuesday during a Truth in Taxation hearing. The board voted unanimously to increase property taxes by about half as much as the school district had originally proposed.Sean Dolan/Herald Journal


Billings spoils early Raptors homers in 6-4 comeback win

OGDEN — It was nearly deja vu for Pabel Manzanero.The Billings catcher dropped another crisp liner into the left-field corner in the eighth inning. It was nearly identical to a drive he put there in the second inning, but this time it was called fair.It capitalized on Drew Mount's double, scoring Mo

OGDEN STANDARD-EXAMINER - 2018-08-19 04:15:00

Balloons take flight in the second morning of the Ogden Valley Balloon and Artist Festival

A windy Friday evening caused plans for the balloon glow, illuminated balloons after dark, to be canceled at the Ogden Valley Balloon and Artist Festival in Eden. The winds calmed Saturday morning and about eighteen balloons took flight just after dawn across the Ogden Valley. The festival continues


Waiting on new well, Mendon extends building moratorium

Mayor Ed Buist said the city has not yet received permission from the state engineer to drill a new well. The city drilled a test well a year ago and found good results on both quantity and quality, he said. Once Mendon receives permission from the state, Buist said it could take four to six months


Man booked for murder in shooting death of Ogden man found in pond | Gephardt Daily

Cory Fitzwater (inset) has been charged in the Thursday morning shooting death of a man in Ogden. Photos: Weber County; Google EarthOGDEN, Utah, Aug. 17, 2018 (Gephardt Daily) — A suspect has been arrested in connection with the death of a man found Thursday, shot and left in Ogden’s 21st Street Pon


Man arrested for murder after body found in Ogden

According to Ogden Police, Weber County deputies made a traffic stop around 3 a.m. and they discovered narcotics and a .45-caliber gun in the vehicle, resulting in the arrest of the driver.


Blown tire leads to Valley View crash

Buy NowA City of Logan trash hauling semi jackknifed on Valley View Highway on Wednesday morning.Submitted photo/Utah Highway PatrolTraffic was carefully routed around an empty trash-hauler after it jackknifed on Valley View Highway Wednesday morning near the Cutler marshes.Utah Highway Patrol Sgt.


Friday Finishers: Seen on valley roads

Apple Maps is undergoing a major renovation, and the change has been evident in Cache Valley this month with one of the high-tech company’s specially equipped camera vans driving up and down roads.The photo below shows the van driving up Right Hand Fork in Logan Canyon, beyond where Google’s “Street


Weber Sheriff's Office releases name of Roy man killed in Thursday afternoon crash

OGDEN — Police have released the name of a man killed in a single-vehicle crash that occurred Thursday afternoon in Eden.Justin Sheen, a 38-year-old Roy resident, died at the scene after he lost control of the street sweeper he was driving and crashed, according to a press release from the Weber Cou