A sweet surprise for a woman still active at 91

SALT LAKE CITY — Joyce Downward doesn’t like missing a day of work. She works three to four days a week at Cummings Chocolates in Salt Lake City. “It keeps her young at heart and keeps her moving,” said her daughter, Leisa Lingwall. “I said to her, ‘Well mum, maybe …

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BYU football: Strength-building focus evident as Cougars open spring camp

BYU opened spring football practices on Monday, likely for the first time in February, and head coach Kalani Sitake says he liked what he saw from nearly every group of team positions. before a player throws or catches a pass, or participates in a drill. . That’s because the Cougars …

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Weber County Candidates Begin Submitting Nominations for Offices to Win This Round | News, Sports, Jobs

From right, Weber County election workers Matthew Cowley, Emily Price, Patti Sawyer and John Usher wait for voters at Weber Center on Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2021. Most voters vote by mail or drop boxes. This map shows the Utah House district boundaries in Weber County, …

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Southern Utah visits Montana State after Bishop’s 27-point performance

Southern Utah Thunderbirds (18-9, 12-5 Big Sky) vs. Montana State Bobcats (21-6, 13-4 Big Sky) Bozeman, Montana; Tuesday, 9 p.m. EST BOTTOM LINE: Montana State takes on the Southern Utah Thunderbirds after Xavier Bishop scored 27 points in Montana State’s 80-74 loss to the Montana Grizzlies. The Bobcats are 11-1 …

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6 of the Best Places to Pick Up Your RV in Utah

Estimated reading time: 5-6 minutes There’s no place like home, but when you own an Ember RV, home can literally be anywhere – even some of the most beautiful and remote places on earth. So if you’re ready to hit the road home and experience the most rugged, spectacular and …

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BYU ends regular season with 75-59 win over Pepperdine

PROVO, Utah (ABC4 Sports) — BYU wrapped up regular Saturday night. Now he needs a deep run in the WCC Tournament to keep his NCAA Tournament hopes alive. Fousseyni Traore scored a career-high 25 points and pulled out 19 rebounds as the Cougars pulled away from Pepperdine on Saturday night …

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Ten Ways Utah Can Sustainably Grow and Prosper in the Future | Opinion

Utah has led the nation in population growth for the past decade. Its population grew from 2.8 million to 3.3 million – an impressive jump of 18.4%, with growth surpassing Texas, Arizona, Florida, North Carolina and many other states known for their job opportunities and attractive lifestyles. Utah’s population also …

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🌱 Free Transit Bill Dead + Utahns worried about family in Ukraine

Happy Saturday, Salt Lake City! Let’s keep up to date with what’s happening locally to start today on an informed note. First, today’s weather forecast: Cold with lots of sun. Top: 35 Bottom: 17. Here are the top three stories from today in Salt Lake City: Permanent free public transport …

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Weber County Commission race draws 4 GOP hopefuls, 1 Democrat | News, Sports, Jobs

Four Republican candidates have emerged so far for the Weber County Commission’s B seat. They are, clockwise from top left, Phil Swanson, Sharon Bolos, Bill Olson and Bren Edwards. The formal period for submitting an application begins on Monday, February 28, 2022. Mike Blodgett is …

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One goal for every Utah Jazz starter after All-Star break

Utah Jazz Center Rudy Gobert (Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports) The Utah Jazz have had a strong 2021-22 season so far. It just so happens that the goals of this organization go a little beyond the solid. The Jazz have championship ambitions, and they don’t quite look like a contender yet. …

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SLC shelters reach capacity as temperatures drop

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4) – Terrence Bass knows full well how brutal the cold can be. “We packed blankets over our tent and waited for them to freeze,” Bass said. The Salt Lake Rescue Mission visits camps Tuesdays and Thursdays with blankets and other items people may need. Employment counselor …

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BYU men’s tennis team worried about head coach

BYU athletic director Tom Holmoe responded to The Daily Universe on Wednesday about “expressed concerns” by the men’s tennis team regarding the conduct of BYU head coach and director of tennis Dave Porter. “We are aware of the issues that are currently being expressed within our men’s tennis program and …

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Search moves to recovery effort for Bryce Dunfee, 22, who fell through Indiana’s Dunes National Park ice shelf – CBS Chicago

PORTAGE, Indiana (SCS) – Crews will continue a recovery effort Wednesday morning after a man fell off an ice floe in Indiana Dunes National Park and ended up in Lake Michigan Monday evening. It has been over 36 hours since Bryce Dunfee, 22, was last seen. He was last seen …

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What you need to know about Utah’s new ‘Steady State’ COVID-19 response

Tags: COVID-19 Last week, we announced it was time for Utah’s response to the coronavirus pandemic to evolve to better match where we find ourselves. By March 31, our response will transition to what we call a “stable state.” Some elements of the response will become the responsibility of our …

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BYU dormitory damaged by explosion caused by resident making rocket fuel; 22 displaced students

Now 22 students are being moved from their dorm in Provo, Utah. The crash of the experiment happened at Brigham Young University (BYU) on-campus housing on Sunday afternoon. A 22-year-old resident told police he was trying to recreate something he saw online when he decided to try making rocket fuel, …

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Utah Police: Man Tells 4-Year-Old To Shoot Officers

Police believe a man told his 4-year-old to shoot officers following a dispute over his order at a McDonald’s drive-thru in suburban Salt Lake City ByThe Associated Press February 22, 2022, 01:03 • 2 minute read Share on FacebookShare on TwitterEmail this article MIDVALE, Utah — Investigators believe a man …

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Review – The Manchester Orchestra immersed the Ogden in Sonic Serendipity

The atmosphere at The Ogden was electric as spectators lined up, wherever they could find or make room, in anticipation of Friday night’s headliner: the Manchester Orchestra. Fans squeezed through gaps in the crowd, sporting t-shirts from previous tours while juggling beers and searching for their friends in a sea …

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Utah 75, UCLA 70

Percentages: FG 38.596, FT 0.750. 3-point goals: 10-29, .345 (Maxwell 3-4, Johnson 2-4, Kneepkens 2-9, McQueen 2-6, Young 1-2, Gylten 0-1, Palmer 0-1, Vieira 0-2 ) Blocked Shots: 1 (Rees 1) Turnovers: 13 (Johnson 3, Rees 2, Gylten 2, Young 2, Kneepkens 1, McFarland 1, Maxwell 1, Team 1) Flights: …

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Salt Lake County police data shows more firearms stolen, most not recovered

Salt Lake County District Attorney Sim Gill, along with Salt Lake County law enforcement officials, are publicly pleading with lawful gun owners to secure their firearms. (Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News) Estimated reading time: 4-5 minutes SALT LAKE CITY — Two Salt Lake County sheriff’s deputies were shot in the …

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A historic week at Tewksbury: Ogden, the best in the league on bars | Sports

SALEM, NH — When asked about her performance that night, Tewksbury Memorial High School junior Amanda Ogden said, “I was really nervous because there are so many great gymnasts here. I went four for four on my events and I’m proud of how I did, I thought I did well. …

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No. 21 Utah State Gymnastics places second in doubleheader against No. 24 Boise State

BOISE, Idaho – Brie Clark knows it’s about being on the same wavelength. Once the Aggies do that, watch out. Clark, the Utah State freshman phenom from Daphne, Alabama, won his sixth floor title of the season with a career-best 9.950 to help the Aggies record a season-high 49.500 on …

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At 35,000 Feet Above Ground, Delta Crew Members and Passengers Unite to Save One Man’s Life

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4) — On Oct. 1, Scott McCulloch came face-to-face with real angels aboard a Delta flight to Salt Lake City. McCulloch was traveling to Billings, Mont. on a connecting flight to SLC – where he would meet his daughter and grandson along the way – when he …

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Latter-day Saint Missions: Why These National Reporters Recommend Them

This article was first published in the ChurchBeat Newsletter. Sign up to receive the newsletter in your inbox every Wednesday evening. If they were Latter-day Saints, award-winning journalists and best-selling authors James and Deborah Fallows could have become an elderly missionary couple over the past decade. In fact, the couple …

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Ogden organization helps end homelessness

OGDEN, Utah (ABC4) — Ogden City leaders say the homeless population is growing. However, a municipal program is working with organizations and families in the area to be proactive and find the root of the problem. This teamwork aims to get as many people as possible off the street, into …

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“It’s not an effort, it’s a mental concentration” | Utah’s winning streak ends in Los Angeles

It’s time to rest and reset. Entering Wednesday night with a six-game winning streak, Utah struggled in the closing minutes of the fourth quarter and lost 106-101 to the Lakers. “As the game got closer, I thought we could have done more together in execution situations,” head coach Quin Snyder …

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🌱 In-flight exit attempt on plane + Utah Symphony changes policy

Hello, people of Salt Lake City! Joseph Peterson here with the latest edition of the Salt Lake City Daily. First, today’s weather forecast: Partially sunny. High: 44 Low: 29. Here are the top three stories in Salt Lake City today: Michael Brandon Demarre is the name of the man who …

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How BYU’s unique starting lineup is part of the school’s effort to ‘eradicate racism’

Brigham Young Cougars forward Seneca Knight (24) goes strong as he spins on Pacific Tigers guard Khaleb Wilson-Rouse (0) as BYU and Pacific play in an NCAA basketball game in Provo at the Marriott Center on Thursday, January 6, 2022. BYU won 73-51. (Scott G Winterton, Deseret News) Estimated reading …

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Prep Basketball Roundup: Ogden Girls Score 1st Round Playoff Upset | News, Sports, Jobs

NEPHI — Ogden High Women’s Basketball beat No. 15 Juab 13-3 in the second quarter to power an upset first-round 3A State Tournament on Tuesday as the Tigers outscored Wasps 53-45. Ashley Christensen scored 20 points for No. 18 Ogden (7-16), made three 3-pointers, shot 5-of-6 …

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Utah State visits San Diego State after Horvath’s 29-point performance

Utah State Aggies (15-11, 6-7 MWC) at San Diego State Aztecs (15-6, 7-3 MWC) San Diego; Tuesday, 10 p.m. EST FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: San Diego State -3.5; plus/minus is 127.5 BOTTOM LINE: Utah State visits the San Diego State Aztecs after Brandon Horvath scored 29 points in Utah State’s 85-72 …

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Nathan Chen can’t wait for the Olympics to return to Salt Lake City

BEIJING – KSL’s Alex Cabrero had another chance to talk to Nathan Chen after his gold medal performance in men’s figure skating in Beijing. This time, they discussed Nathan’s efforts to bring the Games back to Utah. alexander“Nathan, I have to ask you, it’s been 24 hours, I know you’ve …

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Man in custody after breaking into church

PROVO, Utah– A man is in custody after he allegedly broke into a church building of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on Friday, court documents show. Police responded to a call of suspicious activity at the church building at 1200 South 500 West in Provo. Church members …

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Yes, a pilot really survived being sucked into a plane in 1990

In early 2022, an old story about an extraordinary mid-air near-miss resurfaced on social media. For example, on February 10, “Historical Photographs” writes on facebook: In 1990, Flight 5390 captain Timothy Lancaster was sucked out of his own plane when the plane’s window fell. The crew held the captain’s legs …

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Utah 80, California 75, OT

Percentages: FG 43.548, FT 0.850. 3-point goals: 9-26, .346 (McQueen 4-9, Young 3-6, Kneepkens 1-3, Jackson 1-2, Gylten 0-2, Maxwell 0-3, Vieira 0-1) Blocked shots: 7 (Rees 4, Kneepkens 2, Young 1) Turnovers: 21 (Gylten 6, McQueen 4, Palmer 3, Rees 2, Vieira 2, Young 1, Kneepkens 1, McFarland 1, …

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Here’s how many people refuse the COVID-19 vaccine in Utah

2022-02-13 As the omicron variant continues to spread, the national vaccination effort is more urgent than ever. Yet many Americans remain hesitant. According to a recent survey by the US Census Bureau, 23,830,000 Americans – or 9.6% of the population 18 and older – say they are unlikely or definitely …

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Peaks Ice Arena in Provo Celebrates 20th Olympic Anniversary

PROVO, Utah — As Salt Lake City celebrates the 20th anniversary of hosting the 2002 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, one of its venues gave people the chance to perform at their best on the ice. Peaks Ice Arena in Provo hosted a special “Skate like an Olympian” event on …

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Ben Lomond, Ogden Boys’ Basketball Set for State Playoff Rematch; 3A/2A brackets released | News, Sports, Jobs

BRIAN WOLFER, Special to Standard Examiner Ben Lomond’s Caleb Alexander (30) paces the floor as Ogden’s Jace Oliverson (3) defends Friday January 21, 2022 at Ogden High School. (BRIAN WOLFER, Special to Standard Examiner) Next on the Prep Basketball Playoff File: Iron HORSE Part 3. The Ben …

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Nevada inflicts costly loss on Utah State at home, 85-72

LOGAN, Utah (ABC4 Sports) — Nevada’s dynamic duo proved to be too much for Utah State on Friday night at the Spectrum. Demond Cambridge Jr. and Grant Sherfield combined for 51 points as they led the Wolf Pack to an 85-72 win, handing Utah State its second straight loss after …

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University of Utah student killed at Salt Lake City motel

A 19-year-old University of Utah student was killed Friday in what police are calling a domestic violence situation. The woman, an international student from China, was found dead in a Salt Lake City motel room, police said. She is the second Chinese student at the U. to be killed in …

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Google Nest Thermostat feature leads to copyright issue and costs company $20 million

Google Nest Thermostat suffers from various issues. In January, the search engine giant was accused of infringing on Sonos’ patented technologies for wireless speaker innovation. (Photo: Photographic illustration by George Frey/Getty Images)PROVO, UT – JANUARY 16: In this photo a Nest thermostat is being adjusted in a home on January …

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Lynda Cleverly Obituary (1939 – 2022) – Ogden, UT

Lynda Blanch artfullyApril 1, 1939 ~ February 6, 2022Lynda Blanch Cleverly, 82, died at her home on Sunday, February 6, 2022, following a long illness, surrounded by her family. Lynda was born on April 1, 1939 in Ogden, Utah, the daughter of Ralph Anthony and Edna Louise Sharp Blanch. She …

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Utah basketball: Better days may be ahead for Runnin’ Utes

This article was first published in the Ute Insiders newsletter. Sign up to receive the newsletter in your inbox every Wednesday evening. The infamous streak is over. The Runnin’ Utes finally ended their program-record 10-game losing streak last week with an 84-59 victory over another struggling team, Oregon State. Could …

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Dianne Davey Obituary (1940 – 2022) – Salt Lake City, UT

Dianne Henderson Davey 1940~2022 Dianne was born in Salt Lake City on December 10, 1940 to Adrienne Nielsen Henderson and Franklin Thomas Henderson. She grew up on the west side of Salt Lake until they moved to Bountiful where she attended and graduated from Bountiful High School. After high school, …

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Provo School Board discusses school link and name in work session | News, Sports, Jobs

Evan Cobb, Daily Herald file photo The Provo City School District Administration Building is pictured Monday, April 2, 2018 in Provo. The Provo City School Board provided an update on the bond sale at its Tuesday meeting and discussed the bond sale, updated its existing Chromebook policy …

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Ogden Valley man hopes to start new party to challenge Senator Mike Lee | News, Sports, Jobs

1 / 3 Mike Seguin discusses his efforts to create the Utah Bull-Moose Party at the offices of the Standard-Examiner on Friday, Feb. 4, 2022. He hopes to run for the U.S. Senate under the party’s banner. Tim Vandenack, Standard Examiner 2 / 3 The Utah Bull-Moose party …

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Advocates identify gaps in domestic and sexual violence resources, push for legislation to help

Christa Lynn Luckenbach plants a flag during a purple flag-laying event at Liberty Park in Salt Lake City on Oct. 17, 2020. Domestic violence advocates gathered at the State Capitol on Tuesday to demand more funding and of resources amid increased needs. (Yukai Peng, Deseret News) Estimated reading time: 5-6 …

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Salt Lake City to host LGBTQ+ softball tournament in 2023

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4) – A softball tournament for the LGBTQ+ community is coming to Salt Lake City in 2023. The North American Gay Amateur Athletic Alliance (NAGAAA) will host the tournament, titled the NAGAAA Cup, at the Salt Lake Regional Athletic Complex from May 26-28, 2023. FOLLOWING: Gay V …

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Keeping Iconic Bands Alive: Provo Hosts Beatles Tribute Band

A Beatles fan shows up two hours early to watch a performance by tribute band Imagine: Remembering the Fab Four in Provo. Even though the original band broke up over 50 years ago, people around the world still have the chance to experience the essence of the musicians through tribute …

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Another form of racial segregation

OGDEN, Utah (ABC4) – In 2022, many would-be home buyers are being pushed off the market due to soaring prices, but did you know that for decades Utahns could be denied homes because of their race? ? Over the past year, researchers at Weber State University have begun digging into …

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USC vs. Utah – Game Preview – February 9, 2022

The USC Trojans (9-11, 9-0 Pac-12) will look to snap a five-game losing streak when they visit the Utah Utes (13-7, 4-4 Pac-12) on Wednesday, February 9, 2022. game airs at 4:00 p.m. ET. Utah beat Washington State 72-66 in the team’s last outing on Sunday. Brynna Maxwell scored a …

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Man arrested after carjacking attempt in Salt Lake City

SALT LAKE CITY – A 29-year-old man was arrested on Saturday after police say he tried to steal another man’s car in Salt Lake City at knifepoint before making threatening gestures at officers . According to the probable cause statement, the man saw an individual sitting in a car at …

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Nell Nolan: Rex – Founders Ball; Ogden “O” What a night! | Parties/Society

The art of matter Royal longevity “The exhibit is simply stunning,” said Catherine Bohwho has the double distinction within the “family” of the Rex Organization of being the wife of a king, the late Robert H. Boh, and mother of His Majesty in 2019, Robert S.Boh. She was praising the …

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Trade target that could help Utah Jazz perimeter defense

With less than a week to go before the NBA trade deadline, a mountain of pressure faces Utah Jazz. As built, this team doesn’t have the tools to make a run for a Larry O’Brian trophy. Their issues with perimeter defense, depth and big backup play proved too crippling for …

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Salt Lake man pleads guilty to 2018 murder of his stepfather

Charles Anthony Petrie pleaded guilty on Friday to manslaughter in the stabbing death of his stepfather in early 2018 while the man was in bed. (Salt Lake County Jail) Estimated reading time: 2-3 minutes SALT LAKE CITY — A Salt Lake man pleaded guilty Friday to killing his stepfather, Johnny …

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Dixie Sun News » DSU Women’s Swim Team Claims Victory Over Idaho

Akalia Bostock, is a second-year exercise science student from Provo. Bostock managed to earn a victory for the 200 freestyle with a time of 1:54.93 in their game against the University of Idaho on January 29. Photo courtesy of Marketing & Communication University The Dixie State University women’s swim team …

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Stiles pierces the buzzer-beater to lift Lady Griz past Weber State on Thursday – Skyline Sports

THE GAME Montana Lady Griz took a 10-day hiatus due to pandemic-related postponements before hosting Weber State on Thursday night in Missoula. The last time Montana took the field, UM fell 73-59 to rival Montana State. UM lost 66-56 in Ogden, Utah to Weber State on New Years Day in …

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How to Collect Unclaimed Money from the Utah Unclaimed Property Division

The state of Utah is sitting on millions of dollars, and some of it could be yours. Utah’s unclaimed property division received $66.7 million in lost property in 2021, stemming from dormant bank accounts, overpaid medical bills, uncashed checks and unpaid insurance benefits. That’s on top of the $370 million …

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Salt Lake City is responsible for an inordinate share of apartment buildings

Despite having about 18% of the county’s population, Salt Lake City accounts for almost half of the authorized apartment projects. And while it seems impossible that all of these new buildings in the city center will be full, the vacancy rate in the thousands of newly built rental units remains …

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Fitzsimmons, Max 1934-2022 Provo, Utah | Obituary

PROVO, Utah – Robert “Max” Fitzsimmons, 87, died Jan. 30, 2022 at his home in Provo, Utah. Max was born May 15, 1934 to Athol and Juanita Walker Fitzsimmons in rural Darlington, Missouri. Max grew up on farms in the Gentry, Missouri area, graduated from Albany High School in Albany, …

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6 Weber County Senior Candidates for U.S. Presidential Scholars Program | News, Sports, Jobs

Photos provided Six applicants from Weber County high schools were selected for the U.S. Presidential Scholars Program. They are, in the top row, Fisher Cooper and Wyatt Smith from Fremont High School and Camryn Sheen from Weber High School. Those pictured in the bottom row, from left, …

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Utah State crushes Air Force for third straight win, 73-46

LOGAN, Utah (ABC4 Sports) — Utah State is kicking off at the right time. Brandon Horvath had 17 career points, nine rebounds and seven assists to help lead the Aggies to a 73-46 rout of Air Force as the Aggies won their third game since. line. Justin Bean also had …

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Joyce Metcalf Obituary (2022) – Salt Lake City, UT

Joyce Hawkes Metcalf 1933~2022 Salt Lake City, UT—Our Mother Angel, Joyce Hawkes Metcalf, passed away peacefully at her home after sustaining a head injury from a fall. She returned to her loving Heavenly Parents on Friday, January 28, 2022 at the age of 88. Our father, Robert W. Metcalf, preceded …

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Harmon Brothers’ Hilarious ‘Mortgage Genie’ Campaign Heralds Tech-Driven Homebuying Revolution

“As record numbers of Americans adapted to the new trend of remote work arrangements during the pandemic – and were able to relocate – many quickly discovered that the mortgage process was anything but new or updated. “, said Daniel Harmon, Creative Director at Harmon Brothers. “That’s why we were …

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Start of construction of the Double Track NWI project

The Northern Indiana Commuter Transportation District (NICTD) announced that it has issued a Notice of Commencement to the Walsh/Herzog joint venture for construction of the Double Track Northwest Indiana (DT-NWI) project. The notice to proceed marks the start of construction work on a second track, which will eliminate train interference …

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Miss Utah is more than a pretty face: Her story inspires and unites women across the state

(Good Things Utah) – Today on the show, Trina Kinyon, who was crowned Ms. Utah 2022 in November, sat down with Surae Chinn and Chris Thresher of The Advocates at Driggs, Bills & Day to share her inspirational story and what led to him entering the Utah pageantry system. The …

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‘The Real Housewives of Salt Lake City’ Season 2, Episode 19

you have all seen The Jinx, to the right? Otherwise, stop reading here. Make your way to the hellscape of HBO Max UX/UI and find out – spoiler alert if you’re someone who believes in spoilers for IRL events – Robert Durst confessing to multiple murders because he couldn’t stop …

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All-round athlete Charles “Chika” Ebunoha commits to BYU football

After an official visit to BYU this weekend, Charles “Chika” Ebunoha announced on Instagram that he had signed up with the Cougars. Ebunoha is an all-around athlete from Tuscon, Arizona. He played both sides of football for Marana High School last season, but was drafted by BYU as a defensive …

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Obituary of Gerald “Jerry” Charles Barron

Gerald “Jerry” Charles Barron Gerald “Jerry”, Charles Barron, 62, of Adrian, formerly of Temperance and Newport, MI, died Thursday, January 27, 2022. He will be inducted Wednesday, February 2, 2022 at Ogden Church, Adrian, MI, of 10 AM until services at 11 a.m. Pastor Brandon Rickard will officiate. Cremation will …

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Why Utah requires an ethics course before you can go ‘shed hunting’

An all-terrain vehicle loaded with fallen timber collected from the Utah wilderness in 2009. People must now complete a Utah wilderness timber collection ethics course between Feb. April 15. (Randall Stilson via Utah DWR) Estimated reading time: 4-5 minutes SALT LAKE CITY – Late winter and early spring is a …

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Utah officials want to bring the Olympics back to Salt Lake City – but they won’t be able to make their case in person in Beijing

50 positive cases were found in the bubble, scuttling the local group’s plans less than a week before departure (Jae C. Hong | AP) Olympic workers in hazmat suits work at a credential validation desk at Beijing Capital International Airport ahead of the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics on Monday, Jan. …

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No. 23 Utah State Gymnastics Records Season-High 196,450 Against No. 21 BYU

PROVO, Utah– For the second time in as many competitions, Utah State’s No. 23 gymnastics team notched their best score of the season. Despite that, the Aggies know they still have a lot to do. Behind eight top-three rankings, including two by freshman Brie Clarksecond Brianna Brooks and junior Rebecca …

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Schmaltz Deli heads for Ogden Avenue in Lisle

Above / For months customers of Schmaltz Delicatessen have been anticipating moving day when the well-known restaurant moves to a larger space at 3011 Ogden Avenue in Lisle. Moving trucks were in front of Schmaltz Delicatessen at Tower Crossings on Wednesday January 26, but PN columnist and independent business owner …

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Vikings drop Heartbreaker in final seconds in southern Utah

Next game: Northern Arizona 01/29/2022 | 6 p.m. Jan. 29 (Sat) / 6 p.m. Northern Arizona CEDAR CITY, Utah— Thursday night was all but an end for the Portland State women’s basketball team. Playing their best basketball since restarting their season on Jan. 15, the Vikings pushed a Southern Utah …

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J. Martinez Obituary (2022) – Salt Lake City, UT

J. Tom Martinez 1940~2022 Pleasant Grove, UT—My beloved and devoted husband, Tom Martinez, passed away peacefully at his home of natural causes on January 24, 2022. He was born in Dixon, New Mexico on March 25, 1940, to Mary Lopez and Jose Martinez. His grandfather moved the family to Ogden, …

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With the emergence of the BYU bench, is Trevin Knell a long-term starter?

Knell sees himself as a starter, but tries not to focus on “the bad stuff”. (Rick Egan | The Salt Lake Tribune) Brigham Young Cougars guard Trevin Knell (21) tries to shoot around Gonzaga Bulldogs forward Corey Kispert (24), during basketball action from the West Coast Conference between the Brigham …

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Robert Blakley Obituary (1948 – 2022) – Ogden, UT

gone fishingRobert F Blakley passed away on January 24, 2022 from esophageal cancer surrounded by his family. Bob or Stubby as those who loved him called him was born in Ogden on February 29, 1948 to Lyle Blakley and Verla Walker Blakley. He attended Weber County Schools and Weber State …

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Rural Utah calls for more incentives and exemptions for film production

A cabin inside the Thousands Peaks Ranch, where the television series ‘Yellowstone’ was filmed, is pictured in Oakley, Summit County, December 2, 2021. A Utah bill is said to be proposed to exempt certain rural productions from the film incentive ceiling. Schedule each fiscal year. (Shafkat Anowar, Deseret News) Estimated …

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Clean Slate Law will be implemented in Utah

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4) — Destiny Garcia was homeless and battling addiction when she was arrested in 2017. “I’m a woman in long-term recovery from heroin and meth use,” says Garcia, “I was thrown in jail with 13 warrants and went through treatment. After that, I finished my treatment, graduated …

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Out-of-town police presence part of Park City’s peak traffic mitigation plan

It is not uncommon to see a Summit County Sheriff or Utah Highway Patrol vehicle driving through Park City. After all, there is a lot of overlap between their responsibilities and those of the Park City Police Department. What’s less common is seeing police cruisers from as far away as …

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Relief? Weber County’s COVID-19 Caseload May Begin to Drop Soon | News, Sports, Jobs

TIM VANDENACK, Standard Examiner Maj. Spencer Lowe of the Utah Army National Guard inspects vaccination equipment at a COVID-19 vaccination clinic Tuesday, July 13, 2021, at West Ogden Park. OGDEN – The new number of COVID-19 cases may soon begin to decline in Weber and Morgan counties, the chief of …

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Biden’s first year in the White House? Utah Reps Owens and Moore weigh in

SALT LAKE CITY — During a two-hour press conference Wednesday at the White House, President Joe Biden extolled the accomplishments of his first year in office. Later, Inside Sources host Boyd Matheson asked both Utah Republican Representatives Burgess Owens, 4th Congressional District, and Blake Moore, 1st Congressional District, their views …

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More women elected in Utah

SALT LAKE CITY — When it comes to women in American politics, men hold far more elected positions than women. In Utah, the gender gap is a bit wider. But in this latest election, a change has started to happen with more and more women mayors taking office – many …

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Weber State changes structure to increase campus diversity

Weber State University in Ogden on Tuesday announced its biggest change to the school’s organizational structure in nearly 30 years. It consolidates five existing programs, centers and offices into a new division called Equity, Diversity and Inclusion. (Kristin Murphy, Deseret News) Estimated reading time: 5-6 minutes OGDEN — In the …

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TSA breaks record for gun discoveries in 2021 and SLC

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC4) – As gun laws ease in Utah and several other states across the country, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is beginning to see more and more violations of firearms regulations. In 2021, TSA agents at Salt Lake City International Airport (SLC) detected 115 firearms in …

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Utah man gets probation after pleading guilty to stealing checks from Idaho mailboxes

A Salt Lake City man who pleaded guilty to stealing checks, including one apparently for rent, has been sentenced to felony probation in Idaho. (Jiri Hubatka, Alamy) Estimated reading time: 1-2 minutes POCATELLO — A Salt Lake City man who pleaded guilty to stealing checks, including one apparently for rent, …

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Madonna’s quick start key to CCHS win | News, Sports, Jobs

Michael D. McElwain DRIVING THE PAINT – Madonna’s Santo Dobraska drives the paint past Catholic Central’s Evan Long during Friday’s game. STEUBENVILLE — Madonna scored the first 16 points in her match with Catholic Central Friday and earned a 63-34 triumph inside Mickey Barber Gymnasium. Anthony Mascio, Matt Amaismeier and …

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Reva Ferre (1925 – 2022) Obituaries – Orem, UT

Reva Sargent Ferre died on January 19, 2022, at the age of 96. Reva was born on March 29, 1925 in Kanab, Utah. She was the eldest daughter of Frank Moyle Sargent and Eliza Swapp. She grew up in the southern Utah towns of Kanab, Delta, Enterprise and Cedar City …

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Utah Taco Recipe: How to Make a Utah Taco

Everyone makes a taco differently. And now we have a look at how Utahans make their tacos. The news: A team from Gurney’s, a seed and nursery company, recently looked at how each state takes its taco. The team surveyed more than 2,500 Americans about their dream taco. Americans were …

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Utah basketball: 3 keys to No. 9 UCLA’s gutsy 63-58 win over the Utes

Snow fell outside the Huntsman Center Thursday night, and the No. 9-ranked UCLA Bruins nearly fell inside. Emphasis on “almost”. The Runnin’ Utes scared UCLA as nine-point underdogs but fell just short, losing 63-58 at Salt Lake City to suffer their seventh straight loss. Here are 3 keys to UCLA’s …

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BYU Football: Cougars are open to adding another QB if it’s the right solution

Is BYU in the market for a quarterback out of the transfer gate? This question has been asked over and over again at Provo since 2020 and 2021, backup quarterback Baylor Romney announced on New Years Eve that he was leaving BYU and former BYU rookie Jaxson Dart announced he …

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Acclaimed duo Jamestown Revival in Ogden and Aggie at the end of the month

Jamestown Revival ‘Young Man’ album cover. Photo of Jamestown Revival. Extra, Extra! Read all about it! Jamestown Revival will be at Ogden Theater in Denver on January 27 THEN in Aggie Theater in Fort Collins on the 29th! Bandmates Jonathan Clay and Zach Chance are currently on tour in support …

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Utah’s population will grow by 2.2 million in 2060, report says

SALT LAKE CITY — A new report projects that Utah’s population will reach 5.5 million people by 2060, while doubling the number of households in the state. The report “Long-term planning projections” of the Kem C. Gardner Policy Institute at the University of Utah also shows that the state will …

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How the Legislature Wants to Overturn Mask Mandates in Utah

An attempt to abolish local mask mandates is underway through the Utah Legislature, with leading GOP lawmakers decrying public health measures as the government goes too far. On the first day of the 2022 session, the state Senate took a party vote to approve a resolution that would end ordinances …

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Paris Hilton raves about ‘incredible’ married life and honeymoon highlights

Paris Hilton is back from her long honeymoon after marrying Carter Reum in November! Waiting for your permission to load Instagram media. “Extra’s” Terri Seymour spoke to Paris, who is ready for fans to watch her wedding unfold on “Paris in Love.” Along with saying the married life is “amazing,” …

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Utah lawmakers form diversity and inclusion task force for K-12 students

Rep. Sandra Hollins, D-Salt Lake City, is one of the lawmakers who helped launch a diversity and inclusion program at K-12 schools in Utah. (Shafkat Anowar, Deseret News) Estimated reading time: 1-2 minutes SALT LAKE CITY — Utah leaders will announce the creation of a new task force that will …

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Mayor’s proposal to cut new land for the homeless to Planning Commission, which says ‘not without a plan’

Under the ticking of the city’s six-month moratorium on any new homeless shelters, announced by Mayor Erin Mendenhall in October, the Planning Commission last week heard the administration’s case for the next stage of revising its zoning code regarding homeless shelters and homeless resource centers. Things did not go well …

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Sally Finch Obituaries (1934 – 2022) – Orem, UT

Sara (Sally) Tueller Finch passed away peacefully on January 8, 2022, with her family by her side at her home in Wilmington, Delaware.Born and raised in Provo, Utah, the daughter of Elvena and Walter Tueller, Sally enjoyed 67 years of marriage to her college sweetheart, David G. Finch. Dave and …

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Celine Dion cancels her North American tour, including a stopover in Utah, for health reasons

through: Yan Kaner, Nexstar Multimedia Cable Job : January 15, 2022 / 11:12 p.m. MST / Update: January 15, 2022 / 11:12 p.m. MST WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE WITH ANDY COHEN — Episode 16187 — Pictured: Celine Dion — (Photo by: Charles Sykes/Bravo/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images) LAS VEGAS …

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Celine Dion cancels her US/Canada tour, including SLC

SALT LAKE CITY — Celine Dion has delivered bad news for her fans who were planning to see her perform live at Vivint Arena in March — as well as more than a dozen other locations. The singer announced on Saturday that the remaining shows of the North American leg …

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Another woman charged in Lakeland DUI crash that killed fishing captain

LAKELAND — After a second woman was charged this week in November’s fatal I-4 crash that killed a popular fishing captain, the man’s longtime partner said she had l feel like I’ve lost “a piece of my soul”. “I lost the love of my life on November 24, 2021,” said …

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Prep basketball roundup: Oliverson 3 at buzzer gives Ogden boys victory at South Summit | News, Sports, Jobs

KAMAS — Jace Oliverson hit a 3-pointer at the overtime buzzer to give Ogden High boys basketball a dramatic 61-58 overtime win at South Summit on Friday night. Oliverson led the Tigers (7-6, 1-1 Region 13) with 15 points on five 3-pointers. Assisting the game-winning shot, Alex Howard, scored 14 …

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3 Potentially Available Big Men Utah Jazz Should Consider

Utah Jazz Center Rudy Gobert (Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Sports) The Utah Jazz have been in a tough spot lately. A combination of general injuries and health and safety protocols delighted the team. So much so that in their last contest they were forced to start 6’5 Royce O’Neale at center. …

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How Entrata Founder’s Anti-Semitic Emails Could Bring Positive Change

Could one man’s hateful rantings prove to be a catalyst for elevating the Utah business community to a new level of understanding and conduct when it comes to issues of bigotry and intolerance? Last week, former Utah tech entrepreneur Dave Bateman sent a disturbing and anti-Semitic email to dozens of …

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Orem’s Hillcrest Park Gets Architect and Starts Using Parts of School | News, Sports, Jobs

New sign designating Orem’s Hillcrest Park. The Hillcrest Park gymnasium has been cleaned up and is now in use. Courtesy of the City of Orem New sign designating Orem’s Hillcrest Park. Residents of the Hillcrest neighborhood of Orem are starting to see signs that a city park will soon be …

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Mayors Show Camaraderie and Look to Future Growth | Local news

The Hardin County Chamber of Commerce kicked off its first Membership Luncheon for the New Year on Wednesday, welcoming mayors from the county’s three largest cities to reflect on 2021 and provide a glimpse of what’s to come. One thing the three discussed in common was Ford’s $ 5.8 billion …

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How a Utah pocket confronts the word ‘Dixie’ | Across America

Deven Osborne aspired to play college football. The high school student, an extended wide receiver who lived in the Los Angeles area, was hoping he could achieve his goal when a Dixie State University football coach invited him to visit the school in St. George, In. ‘Utah. Osborne was intrigued …

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Brent McReynolds Obituary (1951 – 2022) – Salt Lake City, UT

Brent J McReynolds 1951 ~ 2022 Brent J McReynolds, passed away peacefully on January 8, 2022, where he joined his parents J. Ray & Elaine Fay McReynolds. Brent was born in Salt Lake City, Utah on July 5, 1951. He attended West High School Class of 1969 and immediately began …

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Weber County’s COVID-19 count rises, but mask’s warrant is not in sight | News, Sports, Jobs

Screenshot of the Weber County Commission online meeting Weber-Morgan Health Department Director Brian Cowan in a screenshot of an online call on Monday, Jan.10, 2022, with Weber County Commissioners on the COVID-19 workload in the Weber and Morgan counties. OGDEN – As across state and nation, the Number of COVID-19 …

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Will the Utah legislature revoke Salt Lake County’s mask mandate?

Lawmakers gave themselves the power to override local governments last year. (Francisco Kjolseth | The Salt Lake Tribune) Millcreek Community Library at 2266 E. Evergreen Ave. | January 10, 2022, 11:06 p.m. While it looks like the Republican supermajority in Salt Lake County Council may not have enough votes to …

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Pioneer Park is about to get more funds from the city. Didn’t they just do that?

Despite a widely recognized need for more park space downtown, the city is aiming for more money at Pioneer Park, a 10-acre square postage stamp in a long-standing neighborhood in transition in the downtown southwest. -city. Pioneer Park has raised over $ 3 million in impact fees and budget sweeteners …

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GATHERING IN THE WEST | The study indicates the high cost of extreme heat; NM Pot Industry Gets New Rules | Energy & Environment

ARIZONA Study shows high costs of extreme heat in Phoenix PHOENIX – Extreme heat is expensive. That’s the conclusion of a study presented Dec. 6 by The Nature Conservancy, which commissioned a review of the costs of rising temperatures in Phoenix. Together with infrastructure consultancy firm AECOM, the environmental non-profit …

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