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Deportation fears prevent some Latinos in Cache Valley from going to church

April 22, 2017

As undocumented immigrants in Northern Utah anxiously wait to see what the new administration's focus on illegal immigration will mean for their lives, many Latinos in Cache Valley are turning to thei...

Advocates ask for more public responsibility on trails

March 27, 2017

Trail advocates in Northern Utah are trying to remind members of the public to treat the region's trails with respect....

Authors of 'Maze Runner,' 'Nemesis' and 'Matched' prank, prattle and praise at library event

March 26, 2017

Saturday brought the latest installment of the Provo City Library's AuthorLink series, featuring New York Times best-selling young adult authors - and close friends - James Dashner, Brendan Reichs and...

Cache County asked to shrink by an acre to benefit Weber housing development

March 15, 2017

The Cache County Council is considering a request to transfer an acre of property to Weber County. If approved, the land transfer -- which would cede a plot of land near the Powder Mountain ski resort...

Northern Utah officials say highway plan puts wetland preservation over human lives

March 15, 2017

Utah Department of Transportation planners have honed in on a road configuration they believe will improve safety and efficiency -- and pass environmental muster -- when a heavily trafficked Northern ...

Iconic landmark in Providence to soon undergo renovations

March 15, 2017

In preparation for the renovation of the historic Old Rock Church in Providence, owner Ralph Call is about to begin restoring a bungalow that sits on the same property....

Woman's suicide attempt stokes warnings about stopping mental health meds during pregnancy

March 03, 2017

In the wake of a suicide attempt by a woman who stopped taking medication for her bipolar disorder when she became pregnant, police and psychologists in Northern Utah are warning against the arbitrary...

Here's how a tiny Captain America spent his Saturday

February 15, 2017

For weeks, Brad Orme had been telling his grandmother he didn't believe superheroes. That belief was challenged on Saturday, though, when the four-year-old attended The Family Place's Superhero Traini...

A new level of nasty? Cache Valley air hits decade high for fine particulate matter

February 09, 2017

The concentration of fine particulate matter in the air reached a high of 102.6 micrograms per cubic meter on Friday -- a level of nastiness that even those in often-smoggy Cache County haven't seen i...

Organization seeks to help traumatized kids -- by helping those around them

February 09, 2017

A new project aimed at strengthening relationships around children impacted by trauma has been launched by a Logan-based non-profit. The Trauma Resiliency Project at The Family Place began on Jan. 3....

Can idling cars be stopped by young citizens? Logan leaders hope so

February 08, 2017

Logan city leaders and volunteers are working to improve air quality by educating residents about the effects of idling -- and they're starting by taking small steps with young allies....

'Lots of different viewpoints' promised at Orem Public Library's Black History Month event

February 08, 2017

Utah author and historian Rebecca de Schweinitz will appear at the Orem Public Library on Thursday at 7 p.m. to discuss the role of children in the Civil Rights era as part of the library's Black Hist...

Younger couples can now get their groove on at the North Logan Valentine's Day dance

February 07, 2017

For the first time, North Logan's Valentine's Day dance will be open to couples as young as 25, rather than just senior citizens....

'Dill and Bizzy' creators to appear at book reading, signing in SLC

February 02, 2017

Children's author Nora Ericson and her sister, artist Lisa Ericson, will appear at The King's English Bookshop on Saturday at 11 a.m. to promote their second co-written children's book, "Dill and Bizz...

Utah refugee organizations already feeling impact of travel ban

February 02, 2017

The effects of President Donald Trump's executive order to halt the travel of refugees and all immigrants from seven predominantly Muslim countries are already hitting multiple resettlement agencies i...

Feline paradise or cat-astrophe? Kitty Haven responds to complaint

January 30, 2017

On Thursday, a Cache County Animal Control officer responded to a complaint about Kitty Haven Sanctuary -- an animal sanctuary in Trenton which takes care of abandoned cats....

Logan to launch map that will help neighbors identify homes with too many occupants

January 30, 2017

Logan residents who suspect their neighbors may be violating city rules for how many people can live in one home will be able to find answers more easily with a new interactive map on loganutah.org....

All mixed up? Don't know what to do? 3-1-1 may be the number for you

January 19, 2017

Logan residents who weren't sure who to call for sandbags and other assistance during recent snowstorms only had to remember three numbers to get help: 3-1-1....

Nunnery's new owner wants to re-open Logan Canyon's paranormal hot spot

December 06, 2016

Plans are being made to re-open a historic -- and possibly haunted -- property in Logan Canyon....

Free adoption at Cache Humane Society was a success

December 01, 2016

Flat screen televisions and Bluetooth speakers weren't the only deals on Black Friday weekend. The Cache Humane Society exempted adoption fees - helping cats and dogs find their fur-ever homes in Loga...

This little girl's Christmas wish surprised a local cop

November 27, 2016

The Shop-With-A-Cop annual holiday charity event will move to a new location in Cache County this year, but officers expect to continue creating memorable experiences....

Fundamentalist-dominated community to open its first library

November 17, 2016

The Hildale Branch Library in Washington County will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony on Friday afternoon to celebrate the grand opening of the first library in a city long-dominated by member of the Fu...

Providence Elementary receives more than $6,000 in grant money

November 17, 2016

Cheers erupted from Providence Elementary on Monday as the Cache Education Foundation delivered $6,200 in combined grant money to the school. The grants will be used to purchase non-consumable items u...

Winter parking permit prices rise in Logan

November 16, 2016

The Logan City Council on Tuesday increased the price to purchase winter parking permits to $75 -- and Mayor Craig Petersen hopes this will decrease vehicles parked overnight in the street....

Crisis calls triple after election results announced

November 13, 2016

As a volunteer for an online crisis counseling agency, Utah State University sophomore Catie Giraldes usually takes about eight calls in a two-hour shift. On Wednesday around 2 a.m., Giraldes was call...

Pheasant hunters rejoice as state releases more birds

November 10, 2016

As the sun rose above the mountains west of Cache Valley on Saturday, upland game hunters were out walking through fields hoping to be one of the lucky ones....

New LDS website allows Logan residents to find, post community service

November 03, 2016

A Mormon-created online platform that links local volunteers to nearby service projects is being tested in Cache Valley -- and organizers from the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are pledg...

Has dangerous synthetic opioid arrived in Logan?

October 21, 2016

The Logan City Police Department is awaiting lab results in multiple investigations in which synthetic opioid abuse is suspected....

New Logan quilting store celebrates its grand opening

October 14, 2016

A new Logan business is celebrating its grand opening this Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. with special deals and a chance to win prizes....

Utah officials, beef producers at odds over new bull ID policy

October 09, 2016

The Utah Department of Agriculture and Food is no longer accepting trichomoniasis tags on bulls as a form of official individual identification, and beef producers are expressing concerns the change w...

Kratom sales continue despite uncertain future

October 06, 2016

Cache Valley smoke and vape stores expressed relief and concern after the kratom ban was temporarily lifted on Sept. 30. The decision to delay the ban was announced by the Drug Enforcement Administrat...

Anti-abortion organization seeks to place its curriculum in schools -- Satanists say 'OK, us too'

September 29, 2016

An anti-abortion organization is working to introduce "healthy relationship education" to students in Cache County. Leaders from The Center for Pregnancy Choices, a "life-affirming" organization that ...

West Nile Virus takes the lives of four Utah horses in a month

September 22, 2016

Horse owners in northern Utah are scrambling to keep their animals safe from West Nile Virus following reports of six confirmed cases, resulting in four deaths, since Aug. 24....

More permits to hunt cougars could herald a more successful deer hunt

September 22, 2016

An increase in cougar hunting permits, approved this month by the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources, still leaves the state short of the all-time high for authorized kills....

Ripped strips: Logan council to hear complaints about subcontractors

September 19, 2016

A hearing on Tuesday will allow Logan residents to voice concerns over utility companies that have torn up yards -- and left property owners to clean up the mess....

Paddleboard rentals are going swimmingly for North Logan Library

September 19, 2016

The North Logan City Library has added paddleboards to its inventory as part of an effort to attract more of a vital demographic....

Logan neighborhood seeks new restrictions on street parking

September 19, 2016

A hearing on Tuesday will give residents of Adams neighborhood a chance to voice their concerns about the availability of street parking, a growing concern in the densely populated area to the west of...

Foreign drug war hits home for Indonesians in Utah

September 17, 2016

Indonesians in northern Utah are feeling the effects of drug-related violence in their homeland....

Local stores preparing for -- and lamenting -- kratom ban

September 16, 2016

With a ban on kratom approaching, tobacco and vape stores carrying the product across the Wasatch Front are preparing to get rid of remaining stock....

Sky View juniors faced with tough decision

September 15, 2016

Sky View High School's juniors have until Christmas to make a momentous choice -- completing their studies as Bobcats or being part of the first graduating class from Green Canyon High School....

Cache County residents become second in state to have access to new emergency dispatch service

September 12, 2016

Cache County residents are now covered by Smart911, a service that enables cell phone users to create online profiles accessible to dispatchers in an emergency....

Principal excited to launch lasting traditions at new school

September 08, 2016

For the principal of Green Canyon High School, one of the most exciting parts about starting a new school is choosing its traditions....

Two-year test will allow Utah anglers to fish with corn

September 08, 2016

The Division of Wildlife Resources may soon allow Utah anglers to try a new bait: corn....

Utah organization reaches out to the flood victims no one is talking about

September 07, 2016

Twenty dogs displaced by the Louisiana flooding crisis are en route to Utah, where they will be taken in by staff at the Cache Humane Society in Logan....

In return to Logan High, 'the seniors were as lost as the freshmen'

September 06, 2016

It's been a noisy, dusty and sometimes confusing return to school for students and faculty at Logan High, where a major renovation is expected to continue through the academic year....

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