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County considers fire prevention instead of insurance policy

Instead of paying into an insurance policy meant to pay for suppression of wildland fires, Morgan County is considering participating in mitigation projects instead. Trent...

Walker eliminated in high voter turnout primary

Morgan residents voted mostly by mail, with 1,866 votes being tabulated on primary election night.  Considering the 3,500 ballots County Clerk Auditor Stacy Netz...

Hopkin hands in official resignation; Applications accepted through July 18

At the close of this week’s Morgan City Council meeting, Councilman Fran Hopkin tendered his official resignation. Hopkin has served on the council since...

Council grapples with fixing problems uncovered by audits

The Morgan County Council is making changes that they hope will fix a problem that auditors first pointed out in 2011 and the state...

Morgan unwilling to raise taxes to pay for 911 services; Officials explore options...

Unwilling to raise property taxes, Morgan County officials are scrambling to find a way to pay for an increase in 911 dispatch service costs. “Our...

Primary election ballots arriving by mail

All registered voters in Morgan’s District 3 will be voting to narrow the field of local school board candidates from three to two.  Gaylene...

Morgan City funds chamber involvement in NUCC

The Northern Utah Chamber Coalition, or NUCC, is comprised of the Brigham City Area, Cache, Davis, Ogden/Weber and now Morgan Chambers of Commerce. According to...

Kelly Preece named as newest school board member

The Morgan Board of Education selected Kelly Preece to fill the vacancy created by Mark Farmer’s departure.  He will serve representing District 4 through...

County, city, landowner to fund hotel study

Morgan County, Morgan City and a local landowner are chipping in to revive the possibility of a hotel on Commercial Street. After funding two other...

Mountain Green crematorium approved

A pet crematorium will be coming to Mountain Green after the Morgan County Planning Commission and Morgan County Council played political hot potato with...