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Utah Transit Authority (UTA) swing shift employees say Brady Mark was a kind man and an example for others. The longtime UTA employee died Aug. 12, 2017, from injuries he suffered in a motorcycle crash.
The annual Ogden Valley Balloon Festival is underway, sending colorful hot air balloons into the skies over Northern Utah.
In addition to balloons, the festival — which runs through Sunday, Aug. 20, at Eden Park in Eden — features a variety of vendors, food and entertainment.
For more information about the festival, visit http://bit.ly/2wZ8fCk.
The Bonneville Salt Flats can seem like a strange place for any group of people to congregate. In the middle of the West Desert, miles of barren white landscape marks the site of an ancient dried up lake.
Nothing can even grow in the caked salt, but for one week, thousands of people from around the world gather for the annual Bonneville Speed Week.
Mile after mile of flat, packed salt makes for ideal conditions when driving hundreds of miles per hour. During Speed Week, drivers compete in a range of timed trials with vehicles ranging from classic motorcycles to rocket-shaped streamliners that exceed 400 mph.
The community gathered at the Davis County Fair on Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017, for a day full of entertainment, fair food and much more. The event runs through Aug. 19 at the Legacy Events Center in Farmington.
For more information about the fair and its schedule, visit http://bit.ly/2vMHu3P.
More than 100 people marched down a section of Main Street on Monday, Aug. 14, 2017, in Logan for a rally supporting equality and decrying white supremacists’ protests in Charlottesville.
Story by MARK SAAL • Photos by SARAH WELLIVER • Standard-Examiner Staff SOUTH OGDEN — Harold “Hal” Golde may not be the oldest person to perform the national anthem at…
The Bountiful public and local vendors gathered for food and art during the Summerfest International event held on Friday, Aug. 11, 2017, at the Bountiful City Park.
The candidates for West Haven City Council, from left to right: Brian Baggs, Rhett Bonham, Randy Hunter, Shawn Smith, Nina Morse and Rob Vanderwood. Not pictured is J. Evan Humble.Story…
REAL OGDEN Ogden’s Decline Is Ogden Ghetto? Dangerous Areas Neighborhood Survey Your Stories History Myths The iconic Ogden sign stretches over Washington Boulevard in this Standard-Examiner file photo. (NANCY VAN…
Many people call Ogden, Utah, a ghetto, and it does look worse than other Utah cities in some ways. But some say ghetto is a charged and vague word, that doesn’t adequately the city.
REAL OGDEN Ogden’s Decline Is Ogden Ghetto? Dangerous Areas Neighborhood Survey Your Stories History Myths Ogden police, officials share thoughts on city’s ‘most dangerous’ neighborhoods Brightly painted homes and apartment…