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Swift selling local media assets to Ogden Newspapers

Nov. 30, 2021 18:11 PM EST

ASPEN, Colo. (AP) — Swift Communications, which owns a range of daily and weekly newspapers across the American West, announced Tuesday it is selling its local media and publishing businesses to West Virginia-based Ogden Newspapers. With the acquisition, Ogden...

Utah teenager sentenced in store owner's shooting death

Nov. 24, 2021 13:04 PM EST

OGDEN, Utah (AP) — A Utah teenager has been sentenced in the death of an grocery store owner fatally shot during an attempted robbery. Satnam Singh was beloved by his customers and neighbors and was working that night because he picked up a shift of one of his...

Weber St. uses three pick-6s to unravel N. Colorado 48-17

Nov. 20, 2021 21:11 PM EST

OGDEN, Utah (AP) — Weber State set a program record with three interceptions returned for touchdowns, and the Wildcats clinched their seventh-straight winning season by beating Northern Colorado 48-17 on Saturday. It was the first home victory for the Wildcats (6-5, 5-3...

New program helps families get homes in rising market

Nov. 13, 2021 08:17 AM EST

OGDEN, Utah (AP) — As things stood, Abby Reader, a junior high music teacher, figured she and her family would be renting long into the indefinite future. She and her husband, Kevin, living in a rental that was too small for their growing family, had been hoping to get...

Utah doctor accused of lying for Denali helicopter rescue

Nov. 11, 2021 16:13 PM EST

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A Utah doctor is accused of lying about ill patients in his climbing party to get a high-altitude government helicopter to rescue him off the tallest mountain in North America after a failed summit and of destroying evidence. Dr. Jason Lance,...

Overton lifts Weber St. past Western Colorado 100-60

Nov. 10, 2021 01:38 AM EST

OGDEN, Utah (AP) — Jamison Overton scored 18 points as Weber State routed Western Colorado 100-60 on Tuesday night. Seikou Sisoho Jawara added 17 points for the Wildcats, while Koby McEwen chipped in 16. McEwen also had six rebounds. Cody Carlson had 10 points for Weber...

Alexander's 2 TDs lead Portland State by Weber State

Nov. 06, 2021 19:25 PM EDT

OGDEN, Utah (AP) — Davis Alexander passed for 299 yards and a touchdown, and rushed for a score to help Portland State beat Weber State 30-18 on Saturday. Malik Walker sealed it with a 39-yard touchdown with under two minutes to play. Alexander...

Gang injunction lawsuit ends with out-of-court settlement

Oct. 30, 2021 08:01 AM EDT

OGDEN, Utah (AP) — Remaining issues in a long-running civil lawsuit over Weber County’s gang injunction of more than a decade ago have been settled out of court. One lasting goal of the suit was clearly achieved: There will be no new gang injunction. In their suit,...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 23, 2021 06:10 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= ALAH 49, Villa Grove-Heritage Coop 22 Aledo (Mercer County) 36, Annawan/Wethersfield (FB Coop) 18 Algonquin (Jacobs) 47, Dundee-Crown 14 Amboy 46, Alden-Hebron 8 ...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 22, 2021 23:54 PM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= UHSAA Playoffs= Class 6A= First Round= Herriman 43, Davis 13 Kearns 31, Fremont 30, OT Layton 24, Hunter 10 Riverton 63, Cyprus 6 ...