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Crash kills 3 in Logan Canyon

Three people died and one sustained serious injuries after a two-vehicle crash Wednesday in Logan Canyon. Read more


Camping changes at Hardware WMA to help habitat, wildlife

A few regulation changes are being made at the Hardware Wildlife Management Area near Hyrum. Read more


Former basketball coach facing three more felony sex crimes in Idaho

The former Soda Springs girls basketball coach facing 20 felony rape charges in Caribou County now faces three more felony sex crimes in Ada County. Read more


USU men’s basketball: Aggies in search of a new head coach

After almost a week of speculation, it is now official. Read more


Amid strained US ties, China finds unlikely friend in Utah

An investigation by The Associated Press has found that China and its U.S.-based advocates spent years building relationships with Utah's officials and lawmakers. Those efforts have paid dividends at home and abroad, the AP found: Lawmakers delayed legislation Beijing didn’t like, nixed resolutions that conveyed displeasure with its actions and expressed support in ways that enhanced the Chinese government’s image. Its work in Utah is emblematic of a broader effort by Beijing to secure allies at the local level as its relations with the U.S. and its Western allies have turned acrimonious. U.S. officials say local leaders are at risk of being manipulated by China and have deemed the influence campaign a threat to national security. Read more


When it comes to explaining elections in Congress, gerrymandering is overrated

Over the past decade, a consistent refrain in discussions of politics has been that partisan gerrymandering — the drawing of congressional … Read more

NRA's path to recovery from financial woes leaves the gun group vulnerable to new problems

The National Rifle Association’s financial firepower, which arose in part due to its large and loyal membership base, has long been one of … Read more


‘The coldest I’ve ever been’

I guess one of the benefits of having such a long winter this year in Cache Valley is that the trees haven’t had a chance to start leafing … Read more



Prep girls lacrosse: Cats pull away from Wolves, improve to 3-0

SMITHFIELD — Things were looking just a bit precarious for the Bobcats with 11 minutes remaining in their region opener, but their response… Read more

Prep boys lacrosse: Bobcats sparkle at home against Wolves

A memorable second quarter was more than enough to lift the Bobcats to a gratifying victory over their biggest rivals. Read more

Prep baseball: Grizzlies get games in, but roughed up by Bears

Logan was supposed to have two home games to begin the Region 11 baseball season. Read more