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Facebook news feed changes: How to make sure you don't miss local news

Facebook news feed changes

The changes are yet to take effect but you can still miss news if Facebook doesn’t let you...

Politics

Ogden's Peterson again proposes bill to distribute parolees around the state

Ogden lawmaker goes to bat for local issues

House Bill 126 — proposed by Rep. Jeremy Peterson, R-Ogden — would allow the state to distribute parolees across the state in community correctional centers that would need to be built.


Hockey

Ogden Mustangs phenom Matus Spodniak nears league goalscoring record

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Matus Spodniak didn’t think he would spend three seasons playing hockey for the Ogden Mustangs. He didn’t think he would ever come close to breaking the Western States Hockey League’s all-time goalscoring record. And yet, here he is.


Government

5 years after fall on ice, former aircraft mechanic still struggles

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Blake Halfacre says his goal in waging his battle for treatment is to get back to work, but the chances are looking slim as he exhausts all possibilities. 


Environment

1 year after the breach, Great Salt Lake causeway creates mixed feelings

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Last winter’s runoff alleviated many concerns about the Great Salt Lake in the short term. But its future still looks murky.


Business

The Latest: Dems align on plan to fund gov't, end shutdown

Budget Battle-3

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the budget battle (all times local): 12:10 p.m. Democrats are aligning behind a plan to reopen the federal government as the Senate heads toward a key vote. Several Democratic senators predict a proposal to fund the government until Feb. 8 will move forward,...


Business

Energy and technology companies lead US stocks higher

Financial Markets

NEW YORK (AP) — Energy and technology companies are advancing Monday as U.S. stocks continue to rise. High-dividend stocks are also higher as bond yields decline, but industrial companies are falling. Yields had climbed to their highest level in more than three years last week. French...


Business

Democrats aligning behind plan to temporarily fund the government and end shutdown,

WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats aligning behind plan to temporarily fund the government and end shutdown, predict it will pass in the Senate.


Government

US officials delay departure to Davos meeting amid shutdown

Trump Budget Battle

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House said Monday that Cabinet members are delaying their departure for this year’s World Economic Forum meeting in Davos, Switzerland amid the federal government shutdown. Spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said they will determine what to do “as the day goes on and as...


Business

U.S. solar has a $1.5 billion, long-shot plan to end a trade war

(c) 2018, Bloomberg. While President Donald Trump prepares to announce his decision on new solar panel import tariffs, the U.S. industry is quietly trying to broker a sweeping deal to settle a different trade dispute with China involving an estimated $1.5 billion held by Washington. Since 2012, the...


Business

Solar industry on edge as Trump weighs tariffs on panels

Trump-Tariffs on Solar

DALLAS (AP) — Some in the U.S. solar-power industry are hoping a decision this week by President Donald Trump doesn’t bring on an eclipse. Companies that install solar-power systems for homeowners and utilities are bracing for Trump’s call on whether to slap tariffs on imported panels. The solar...


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