Davis County

Suit: Papa John's fired worker with Down syndrome

A federal agency is accusing Papa John's Pizza of illegally firing an employee with Down syndrome.

'Roadkill app' paints clearer picture of wildlife-vehicle collisions

The Utah Department of Transportation and Division of Wildlife Resources are getting a better grasp on the details of wildlife-vehicle collisions across the state thanks to a mobile application... Read more »

Aug. 2, 2014


1 dead in Logan Canyon crash

An 18-year-old Hyde Park man died Saturday after the car he was driving veered into oncoming traffic in Logan Canyon. Read more »

Aug. 2, 2014


Davis County cities propose property tax increases

Three cities and a mosquito abatement district in Davis County have proposed property tax increases. Each entity will host a public hearing for residents. Read more »

Aug. 1, 2014


App helps consumers compare health care service costs

UnitedHealthcare and other organizations are offering services that enable people to comparison shop for medical services. The information is available through the Health4Me app. Read more »

July 25, 2014


Student attitudes changing on healthy school lunches, studies say

A national survey of school administrators found that while students initially complained about new healthy lunch guidelines, attitudes are now more positive. A Jordan School District study also... Read more »

July 24, 2014


Young pilots are common, experts say

Flight instructors in Utah say student pilots are getting younger and younger, and it’s not uncommon for a 19-year-old to be flying a plane. Read more »

July 23, 2014

1 comment

Ogden police shoot dog that was allegedly told to attack officers

A dog was shot and killed by Ogden police Wednesday after a man allegedly told the animal to attack the officers. Read more »

July 23, 2014


Shooting by agents at North Logan hospital was justified, county attorney says

Two officers from Adult Probation and Parole who shot an armed man in the emergency room of Cache Valley Hospital, have been cleared by the Cache County Attorney's Office. Read more »

July 21, 2014


Ogden wildfire burns 50 acres, still going

A wildfire that forced the evacuation of 10 to 20 homes had burned an estimated 50 acres by Sunday afternoon. But fire officials said the blaze was burning in steep, rocky terrain, and the... Read more »

July 20, 2014


Anti-porn rally aims at keeping sexualized ads out of community

Friday morning at 11 a.m., a group of concerned citizens, with the support of numerous anti-pornography organizations, will rally at The Square at 2600 South and 525 West in Bountiful to encourage... Read more »

July 18, 2014


Wasatch Front congregations give food to earn Golden Celery trophy

Congregations along the Wasatch Front are engaged in a friendly competition to see which church can donate the most food to the Crossroads Urban Center in July. The winner will receive the Golden... Read more »

July 15, 2014


Pleasant View City Council fires police chief in closed meeting

An attorney for Pleasant View's police chief says the 17-year veteran was fired Saturday after a tense meeting with city leaders the day before. Read more »

July 14, 2014


Doug Robinson: Meet Tim Taylor, the man who gets you to and from work every day

Ever wondered who creates and implements those crazy, counter-intuitive intersections with the NO LEFT TURN signs that are so in vogue these days? Tim Taylor is one of those guys and he's all about... Read more »

July 14, 2014


Domestic violence reaches far beyond individual homes

The mass slayings of a Houston family that helped a relative escape domestic violence demonstrate the ripple effect of interpersonal violence, local advocates say. Help is available 24/7 by calling... Read more »

July 11, 2014


Mom charged in child's death to get more treatment

Officials at the Utah State Hospital are recommending that a northern Utah woman accused of killing her 2-year-old son receive three to six months more of treatment. Read more »

July 10, 2014


UTA gains Davis County approval for bus rapid transit route

Davis County commissioners unanimously approved a resolution Tuesday in support of a bus rapid transit route that would traverse Salt Lake City, North Salt Lake, Woods Cross and Bountiful. Read more »

July 9, 2014


Teen admits starting 5-alarm Baron Woolen Mills fire, police say

Police say a teenager who "was just playing with fire and it got out of control" started last month's five-alarm fire that destroyed the Baron Woolen Mills building in Brigham City. Read more »

July 9, 2014


Police investigating deaths of Layton couple

Police are investigating the deaths of a Layton couple after their bodies were found in their home Monday. Read more »

July 7, 2014


Defending America: They heeded the call

World War II veterans didn't talk about the sights and sounds, the tragedies and triumphs of the deadliest military conflict in history. They came home, found jobs, got married and reared children. Read more »

July 4, 2014


Elderly Roy man charged with murder in death of wife

A 74-year-old man has been charged with murder and booked into the Weber County Jail in connection with the death of his 71-year-old wife in February. Read more »

July 1, 2014


'Warriors Over The Wasatch' air show draws thousands of Utahns to Hill Air Force Base

Hill Air Force Base's open house showcased service members and the military capabilities of the U.S. Air Force. The biannual event, which also features civilian acrobatic demonstrations, attracted... Read more »

June 29, 2014


Under the Sea: Little Mermaid production for those with special needs brings joy

If one word could capture the feeling in Centerville's CenterPoint Legacy Theater Saturday afternoon it was this: Joy. The Friend to Friend production of The Little Mermaid featured the talents of... Read more »

June 28, 2014


Utah teacher named 'Hometown Hero,’ flies with Air Force Thunderbirds

The Thunderbirds air show is this weekend. For each show, they choose a hometown hero to go up in an F-16. Becky Austad of Syracuse was selected as the "Hometown Hero" for her work with the... Read more »

June 27, 2014


Charges: Roy man endangered baby in suicide attempt

A Roy man who police say put his 15-month-old daughter in harm's way by his own suicide attempt now faces criminal charges. Read more »

June 27, 2014


Photos: Hill Air Force Base prepares for air show this weekend

The Air Force Thunderbirds took to the skies Thursday to practice their exhibitions for an upcoming air show. Read more »

June 27, 2014

1 comment

Older stories can be found in the story archives