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Weber GOP selects nominees for commission seats, sheriff and more

EDITOR’S NOTE: This story has been updated to add an omitted candidate’s name and to correct the spelling of another candidate’s name.


Environment

Recycling program in North Ogden could get thrown out by City Council

North Ogden officials are in the early stages of deciding whether to toss the city’s curbside recycling program.


Recreation

New website provides crowd-sourced updates on Weber County trails

In the thick of Utah’s mud season, Ogden Trails Network and Weber Pathways have partnered to update hikers, bikers and horse riders on Weber County’s trail conditions.


Environment

Trump's EPA not derailing Utah air quality, despite alarming announcements

Editor’s note: The headline was updated on April 10 to correct an editor’s error regarding the EPA’s effects on Utah’s air quality. We are sorry for the mistake. 


Hunting

Despite national trends, hunting and fishing remain strong in Utah

Hunting in the U.S. is on the decline, but Utah seems to be bucking the trend.


Agriculture

Another Bear River water acquisition could put Great Salt Lake further at risk

The states of Utah and Idaho are seeking early season runoff water that would otherwise flow down Bear River to the Great Salt Lake.


Local

While now legal in Ogden, rogue chickens still fly under the city's radar

It’s a busy time of year for the poultry department of Ogden’s IFA.


Food

Roy-based Jessie Jean's restaurant replacing Karen's Cafe in downtown Ogden

OGDEN — A new greasy spoon is coming to the former Karen’s Out West Cafe space.


Environment

Weber Basin installs 1,700 secondary meters to measure, reduce outdoor water use

It’s spring now, and the meager snowpack in Northern Utah’s mountains is starting to melt. That means it’s time to start thinking about water.


Environment

Podcast: Weber State professor explains the basics of Utah's public lands

Lots of questions and misunderstandings are swirling about Utah’s federal public lands, especially with the recent downsizing of the Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante national monuments.


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