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Nine local positions on packed 2018 ballot

Do you know these names:  Councilman John Barber, Sheriff Blaine Breshears, Councilwoman Tina Cannon, Clerk/Auditor Stacy Netz Clark, Attorney Jann L. Farris, Councilman Ned...

School construction bids come in lower than expected

There was a lot of nail biting and speculation, but bids came in lower than expected on several school projects, making way for the...

BLM seeks public input in planning process for Grand Staircase-Escalante region

President Donald Trump issued Proclamation 9682 modifying the boundary of the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument to the smallest area compatible with the proper care...

Governor Herbert proclaims Jan. 21-27 Utah School Choice Week

Jan. 21-27 will officially be School Choice week in Utah, thanks to a proclamation from Gov. Gary Herbert. Dozens of other governors and hundreds...

Petition to change LDS bishops one on one interviews with youth gathers more than...

A news conference was held on January 18th by LDS Bishop Sam Young.  In October of last year Young launched a petition to end...

Gov. Herbert seeks Morgan County’s input on rural economic development priorities

All seven members of the Morgan County Council were able to attend a rare meeting with Utah Gov. Gary Herbert Jan. 2 to discuss...

UDOT seeks public comment on U.S. 89 expansion

For Morgan County residents, a majority of whom regularly commute outside county boundaries into Davis and Weber counties, a planned overhaul of U.S. 89...

Safety inspections now discontinued, but required if car registration expired in 2017

Although safety inspections are now no longer required in Utah on passenger vehicle registrations beginning Jan. 1, 2018, they are required for vehicles whose...

SEC files fraud charges against Morgan man

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filed fraud charges alleging Alonzo R. Cahoon, 51, a Morgan-based advisor, concealed income and mislead investors. SEC documents allege that Cahoon partnered with Ronald A. Fossum Jr., based in Snohomish, Wash., to bilk investors of hundreds of thousands of dollars.  According to an SEC complaint filed Dec. 20, […]
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State approves Morgan-Parleys Scenic Byway

Morgan is now officially home of the state’s newest scenic byway.  The Morgan-Parleys Scenic Byway is Utah’s 28th official following a Dec. 11 Utah...