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Weber, Davis counties need volunteers to help find and count the homeless

Weber and Davis counties are again looking for volunteers to help find and survey homeless populations in their communities.

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Columnist believes President Trump making America worse than Haiti

For someone who’s supposed to be this “very stable genius,” the guy sure can be unpredictably dumb.


Firehouse Subs opening Friday in Layton

LAYTON — Ah, the power of a sandwich.


Sneddon HOF GermanFest returning to Ogden

OGDEN — Organizers say it’s got an intimate, family-friendly feel to it — sort of like one big family reunion.


Great Western Insurance being sold to Iowa company

OGDEN — Great Western Insurance Company, a subsidiary of Lindquist Mortuaries and Cemeteries, is being sold to an insurance holding company in Des Moines, Iowa.


Dinosaur Park reopening soon with expanded museum exhibits

OGDEN — It’s a new look for some extremely old bones.


2 Ogden men nominated for America's Favorite Crossing Guard

OGDEN — It’s fair to say that everybody and their dog loves John Lewis.

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Angry over Monson obit in NY Times? Why not go visit a widow?

“Blessed are ye, when men shall revile you, and persecute you, and shall say all manner of evil against you falsely, for my sake. Rejoice, and be exceeding glad: for great is your reward in heaven: for so persecuted they the prophets which were before you.”


Road blamed for 2016 Nordic Valley slide fixed; residents say so far, so good

EDEN — Emergency management called it a landslide. Engineers called it a landslide. News outlets called it a landslide.


Newgate Mall Sears store closing in early April

OGDEN — The Newgate Mall Sears store, long a fixture in Northern Utah, is among 103 Sears and Kmart stores being closed this spring.

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