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  1. Study: Utah's decaying local roads require more fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Deseret News

    ... for road maintenance, so they've been dipping into city and county general funds to avoid road deterioration. Weber County Commissioner Kerry Gibson, chairman of the Utah Association of Counties, said his long-term focus is to save Utah taxpayers ...

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  2. Local Roads Falling Behind on Repairs, Report StatesRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Utah Business

    ... "Local governments want to invest in their roads," he said, "but oftentimes the funding mechanism is lacking." Weber County Commissioner Kerry Gibson, who is also president of the Utah Association of Counties, also noted the funding issue, and said ...

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  3. Search warrant: Woman who allegedly bought drugs for Utah cop was a confidential informantRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... manipulated any strike force evidence or strike force evidence or anything of that nature," Tarwater said. But Weber County Attorney Chris Allred said Tuesday that the charges against Johnson had already forced his office to dismiss the charges ...

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  4. Attorneys argue over whether ex-wife can testify of alleged confession in Utah death penalty trialRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... planned to hire a hit man to kill Yost, then plotted to kill her himself. But in court on Wednesday, Deputy Weber County Attorney Jeffrey Thomson argued that the statements should be allowed because Lovell made the alleged confessions either after ...

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  5. Cushman & Wakefield | Commerce Reports Utah Commercial Real Estate...Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | World News Report

    ... decreased the overall vacancy rate dramatically by 1.9 pps on a year-over-year basis to end the year at 11.9%. Weber County's office market continued to struggle and has not fully recovered from the recession. Over the past 12 months, class C ...

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  6. Drug-related charges filed against former Ogden police officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KSL-TV

    ... to law enforcement that the defendant asked her to pick up oxycodone pills from a male at a location in Weber County," the court document reads. "This occurred in May 2014, and again on July 5, 2014. The female was supposed to be paid for her ...

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  7. Former Utah narcotics officer charged with drug crimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... accuse of Johnson of twice soliciting a woman to hire a man to buy him the pain killer Oxycodone somewhere in Weber County. The episodes happened sometime in May and again on July 5. The documents say Johnson promised the woman money but did not ...

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  8. 1 killed, 1 in critical condition from Hooper crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Deseret News

    ... at 5900 South. The Cadillac lost control and crashed into a ditch. All four occupants had to be extricated by Weber County firefighters, according to Weber County Sheriff's Lt. Lane Findlay. Nicholas James Morse, 29, from West Point, died later ...

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  9. One killed and four others injured in Hooper crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Salt Lake Tribune

    A Cadillac with a family of four was traveling southbound on 5900 West, when it crashed nearly head-on with a Toyota Prius near 5900 South, according to the Weber County Sheriff's Office. The two collided about 1:30 a.m. A backseat passenger in the Cadillac - 29-year-old Nicholas James Morse of West Point - died at the hospital several hours later.

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  10. West Point man dies after head-on collision in Weber CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | KSL-TV

    A man died from the injuries he suffered in a head-on collision that sent another four people to the hospital early Sunday morning. Just after 1:30 a.m., deputies responded to an accident at 5900 South and 5900 West where a 17-year-old boy, of Riverdale, driving a Toyota Prius and a 53-year-old woman driving a Cadillac crashed into the front of each other's vehicles, according to Weber County Sheriff's Office Lt.

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  11. Man dies after truck strikes his tractor in Weber CountyRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 17 | KSL-TV

    Sheriff's deputies say Michael Parker was on his way to feed a neighbor's livestock when the accident occurred Friday evening in West Warren. The truck rolled before it came to a rest upright, but its 33-year-old driver escaped injury.

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  12. Utahns raise money to help Davis County women in crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | Salt Lake Tribune

    The Salt Lake Tribune) A guest makes a cellphone photo of the fashion show and brunch at a fundraiser for the Safe Harbor Crisis Center of Davis County, which shelters and helps survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault, and Give Me A Chance Inc. of Weber County, which helps low-income women achieve self-sufficiency by teaching them marketable skills, Saturday, January 17, 2015.

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  13. Weber County crash kills man who was on his way to feed animalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Salt Lake Tribune

    A Weber County man died in a crash Friday night while he on his way to feed his neighbor's livestock. Michael Hollis Parker, 56, was driving his tractor at 5 to 10 mph eastbound along 900 South when a much faster truck rear-ended him near 6700 West, Weber County Sheriff's Lt.

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  14. 2. Man dies after tractor rolls on top of ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | KSL-TV

    ... him on 900 South 6700 West as he went to feed the animals on his farm, according to Lt. Lane Findlay with the Weber County Sheriff's Office. A truck coming eastbound at 50 miles-per-hour, the posted speed limit, then ran into the back of the trailer ...

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  15. Utah student helps send veterans to World War II MemorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | KSL-TV

    ... thank them for what they did for our country," he said while he and his classmates at Kanesville Elementary in Weber County wrote letters to World War II veterans. "I think it's really cool that they were patriots and willing to fight for our ...

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  16. First wood-burning ban hearing draws angry crowd in Tooele CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Deseret News

    ... me five years to buy my stove because I wanted to be part of the solution, not the problem," said Aaron Holt, a Weber County resident who said he felt so strongly about the proposal that he drove down from Roy because he will be out of town for that ...

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  17. 4. Tooele County hosts angry crowd at first ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | KSL-TV

    ... me five years to buy my stove because I wanted to be part of the solution, not the problem," said Aaron Holt, a Weber County resident who said he felt so strongly about the proposal that he drove down from Roy because he will be out of town for that ...

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  18. Tooele County hosts first wood burning ban hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | KSL-TV

    The first of seven public hearings to measure the appetite for a seasonal, residential wood burning ban will be held today at the Tooele County Health Department on Main Street. Interested residents can show up at 4 p.m. in Room 181, where public comment will be taken on the proposed ban, which would affect households from Nov. 1 to March 15 beginning this year.

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  19. Utah lawmaker aims to regulate, tax e-cigarette salesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 14 | KSL-TV

    ... about it." While Ray is still writing up the bill, he said he hopes to model regulations after those created in Weber County. A representative for the vapor industry in Utah told KSL he does not see a problem with uniform regulations. Austin Healy, ...

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  20. Alleged impaired driver smashes into sheriff's vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | Deseret News

    One man was arrested late Saturday for investigation of DUI and fleeing from police after deputies say he crashed out of control into a Weber County sheriff's vehicle and then fled. Deputies responded to several accidents in Ogden Canyon near 4500 East, just east of the Pineview Reservoir spillway, about 10:40 p.m. Saturday.

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