Local , Health & Fitness

YCC honors Weber County investigators of sexual assault crimes

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Reducing Utah’s alarming rate of sexual assault takes a community-wide effort, including a team working hard to collect the evidence required to bring perpetrators to justice.


Arts help motivate, inspire

TX. Arts in Schools

High school is an important time in every person’s life. In these years, teenagers discover their identities and ways to express them, whether it be through sports, extracurricular hobbies or the fine arts. The arts can be a crucial outlet for a student’s creative mind. But there are...


The TX. 10: Things to do at Coachella

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If you ever get to attend the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, which wraps up its 2017 run in Indio, California this weekend, you can:  1. Go to all the concerts you want; there are plenty to choose from. 2. Look at all of the art around the festival grounds. 3. Eat the amazing food....


Are kids 'entitled' to fancy cellphones?

TX. Cellphones

When I was younger, all I wanted was a cellphone. I begged and begged my parents. Many nights ended in tears or fits but the answer was always no. This went on for about three years until finally, on my 13th birthday, my parents woke me up with my new cellphone. I practically tore the gift open. It...


Time to talk openly about teen suicide, stop rising rate of deaths

Clearfield HOPE Week

In the state of Utah, the leading cause of death among young people ages 10-17 is suicide, and the rate has been rising since 2011. Youth in this age group make up 13 percent of the state’s population, according to the Utah Department of Health, and experience 5.1 percent of all suicides. One...


23 TX-hulahoops

TX. Hula Hoops

The longest verified record for keeping a hula hoop spinning is 74 hours and 54 minutes, set by Aaron Hibbs of Columbus, Ohio, in 2009.  


Share your Great Salt Lake marsh history as part of crowdsource project

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From the establishment of the Bear River National Wildlife Refuge in 1928 to many decades of duck hunting, the marshes of the Great Salt Lake have a colorful history.


Freedom Journey points porn addicts in a better direction

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Sean Musil has started a nonprofit agency, Freedom Journey, with the goal of helping churches find programs and individuals find help in combating pornography addiction.


No Price Tag conference set for May 4-6

No Price Tag conference

No Price Tag is a teen conference for boys beginning at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 4; and for girls beginning at 6:30 p.m. Friday, May 5, and continuing at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, May 6, at Canyon Road Assembly Of God in Ogden. Fathers are invited to attend with their sons. Mothers are invited to attend...


Ogden's Social Axe Throwing on the cutting edge of business

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Channel your inner lumberjack at Social Axe Throwing. 

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