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Candidates file for six local positions ; Two school board members not seeking re-election

    Based on political filings that officially closed March 17, Morgan County School Board’s District 3 is the hottest contested race.  Candidates Gaylene Adams, Jennie...

New middle school, high school addition on priority list

It has taken years of work by the Morgan County School Board and its Growth Committee, but the future of Morgan’s schools seems to...

Food pantry provides wish list for Scouting for Food

Morgan Food Pantry Manager Julie Miller is grateful for all the support she gets each year from the annual Scouting for Food drive. This...

Utah switches from presidential primary to March 22 caucus; Morgan residents encouraged to get...

When lawmakers decided not to fund a $3 million presidential primary in 2015, the decision was made to switch to an earlier caucus. Presidential...

Mark Farmer steps down from school board, seat open for appointment

The field of available positions on the local school board just grew to four with the announcement that Mark Farmer will be stepping down...

County may split ties with search and rescue

Morgan County’s search and rescue is at odds with the county sheriff, something that could lead to the loss of a contract between the...

Wilde begins state house campaign, becomes first health department chairman from Morgan

The face of the Morgan County Council will be changing in 2017, and so, too, may Morgan County’s representative at the Utah House of...

County attorney: Slow and steady fight taught patience in Gollaher case

After three years of intense preparation, Morgan County Attorney Jann Farris is breathing a sigh of relief that a jury found Scott Logan Gollaher...

Gollaher guilty

After two hours of deliberation that eventually required a do-over, eight jurors took two hours to deliver a guilty verdict at 9 p.m. Wednesday...

Sexual abuse jury trial stretches into its fourth day

During the fourth day of Scott Logan Gollaher’s aggravated sexual abuse criminal case in Morgan County’s Second District Court, the defendant presented the jury...