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Free speech doesn't offer the right to degrade others

Contributed, Quinton Davis
May 7 2014 - 5:10pm

Editor,In reading the May 6 letter, "Recent racism issues merely a smokescreen," I knew it would be a matter of time before someone spoke out about rancher Bundy and NBA owner Sterling's right to freedom of speech being violated.  But, I offer to this letter writer and any of those that feel these two men have a right to voice their opinions...

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Jerry Jay Sargent

Contributed, Standard-Examiner staff
May 7 2014 - 4:55pm

Jerry Jay Sargent quickly left this mortal life to join his family on the other side of the veil on Sunday May 4, 2014. Born December 26, 1932 in Mesa, Arizona to George Ray and Fulvia McClellan. He attended school in Mesa and later worked hard to put himself through BYU in accounting, and was a member of the ROTC and Viking Club.

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Francis Gerald Putnam

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May 7 2014 - 4:54pm

Francis Gerald Putnam, age 80, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family on Sunday, May 4, 2014. He was born in Salt Lake City, Utah to Ralph A. and Florence Jesse Putnam on October, 3, 1933. He graduated from West High School where he lettered in football, track and music. He served in the US Navy and was a true American...

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More safety rules, devices needed near Ogden Canyon

Contributed, Dave Hultgren
May 7 2014 - 4:46pm

Editor,Since I live at the mouth of Ogden Canyon, a few comments occur to me.  One of the most important things I have noticed is the run, at high speeds, from Harrison to the one lane road into the canyon. This occurs daily. Better, highly visible warning lights should be installed. Lane marking is almost gone. The road at the junction just...

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Those who aren't vaccinated should stay away

Contributed, Dawn W. Naylor
May 7 2014 - 4:37pm

Editor,A few months ago I was diagnosed with whooping cough. I thought whooping cough went out with the Dark Ages. Was I ever wrong! I suffered with this for weeks. When I finally stopped eating, I thought I heard the angels calling my name. But by deciding not to give in to this awful disease, I am still here.  One doctor told me that I had...

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Craig Mann Major

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May 7 2014 - 4:35pm

FRUIT HEIGHTS - Craig Mann Major, 61, passed away Sunday, May 4, 2014.

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John J. F. Gallegos

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May 7 2014 - 4:33pm

PLEASANT VIEW - John J. F. Gallegos, 78, passed away on May 3, 2014. He was born August 3, 1935 in Monte Vista, CO. to Louie Rosenald and Genoveva Josefina Mora Gallegos. He retired as a foreman from DDO.

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Nathan Lynn Rose

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May 7 2014 - 4:31pm

Nathan Lynn Rose, 38, passed away on Saturday May 3, 2014 of a heart attack.

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VIDEO: UDOT chief outlines plan to integrate roads with mass transit, bikes and walking

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Apr 9 2014 - 2:02pm

WASHINGTON - In a new video from the American Association of State Highway Transportation Officials, Utah Department of Transportation Executive Director Carlos Braceras outlines his vision for UDOT -- an agency with more than 1,600 employees, responsible for 6,000 miles of roadway.

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VIDEO: ATK stress tests avionics for NASA's new boosters

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Apr 3 2014 - 6:40pm

CLEARFIELD -- ATK's booster avionics, which serve as the central nervous system for NASA's Space Launch System twin solid rockets, underwent more stress testing Thursday at the company's Clearfield installation.The SLS is NASA's new vehicle that is being built to take astronauts into deep space to places like an asteroid and ultimately Mars.

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VIDEO: VIDEO: 421st Fighter Squad arrives in Korea

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Jan 29 2014 - 5:50pm

Airmen from the 388th Fighter Squadron and the Air Force Reserve 419th Fighter Squadron recently deployed to the Republic of Korea for several months. Pilots, maintainers and operations airmen flew from Hill Air force Base, Utah to Osan, South Korea. After the theater security package arrival at Osan AB, flightline airmen taxi each F-16 aircraft...

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VIDEO: WSU women fall a bit short in battle with North Dakota

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Jan 11 2014 - 6:14pm

OGDEN -- The Weber State women's basketball team (4-9, 0-4) fought back from a big first half deficit but fell short to the Big Sky's first-place team, North Dakota, 83-72.

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VIDEO: ATK's second-stage motor powers Antares space launch

Contributed, The Associated Press
Jan 10 2014 - 1:05pm

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. -- A privately launched supply ship rocketed toward the International Space Station on Thursday following a series of delays ranging from the cold to the sun.Orbital Sciences Corp. launched its unmanned Antares rocket from Wallops Island, Va., offering a view to much of the East Coast. It successfully hoisted a capsule packed...

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VIDEO: Sandy Hook victim's family recalls one year without daughter

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Dec 10 2013 - 1:00pm

The Utah family of Emilie Parker, a 6-year-old that was shot in the Sandy Hook Elementary massacre, has published a video marking the first year without their daughter since the Dec. 14 shooting.

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VIDEO: Father of actress Blake Lively has historic heart procedure at U of U hospital

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Nov 27 2013 - 12:04pm

SALT LAKE CITY -- Ernie Lively moved to a scenic home in the mountains of Wasatch County to escape the hectic pace of Hollywood when he retired. The actor, who resides in Heber City with his wife Elain has credentials that include a long list of TV and film appearances, including Passenger 57 and the Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants --the...

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VIDEO: Hill Air Force video production wins awards

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Nov 25 2013 - 12:06pm

HILL AIR FORCE BASE - Two Air Force video productions won awards at the 23rd International Defence Film Festival in Rome last week, including the "Grand Prix - Plaque of the President of the Italian Republic" award for best overall production, according to a festival press release.

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GALLERY: Historic Photos: Union Station in Ogden

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Apr 25 2014 - 6:22pm

A gallery of Historic photos of the years of Union Station at the end of 25th street in Downtown Ogden

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GALLERY: Selfies from Standard-Examiner readers

Selfie sent by Farrell Lafferty

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Mar 6 2014 - 11:52am

"Selfie" photos are self-taken photos. If you have a selfie that you would like to add to this photo gallery please email it to visuals@standard.net

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GALLERY: Historic Photos: Union Station in Ogden

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Apr 25 2014 - 6:22pm

A gallery of Historic photos of the years of Union Station at the end of 25th street in Downtown Ogden

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VIDEO: UDOT chief outlines plan to integrate roads with mass transit, bikes and walking

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Apr 9 2014 - 2:02pm

WASHINGTON - In a new video from the American Association of State Highway Transportation Officials, Utah Department of Transportation Executive Director Carlos Braceras outlines his vision for UDOT -- an agency with more than 1,600 employees, responsible for 6,000 miles of roadway.

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VIDEO: ATK stress tests avionics for NASA's new boosters

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Apr 3 2014 - 6:40pm

CLEARFIELD -- ATK's booster avionics, which serve as the central nervous system for NASA's Space Launch System twin solid rockets, underwent more stress testing Thursday at the company's Clearfield installation.The SLS is NASA's new vehicle that is being built to take astronauts into deep space to places like an asteroid and ultimately Mars.

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GALLERY: Selfies from Standard-Examiner readers

Selfie sent by Farrell Lafferty

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Mar 6 2014 - 11:52am

"Selfie" photos are self-taken photos. If you have a selfie that you would like to add to this photo gallery please email it to visuals@standard.net

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VIDEO: VIDEO: 421st Fighter Squad arrives in Korea

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Jan 29 2014 - 5:50pm

Airmen from the 388th Fighter Squadron and the Air Force Reserve 419th Fighter Squadron recently deployed to the Republic of Korea for several months. Pilots, maintainers and operations airmen flew from Hill Air force Base, Utah to Osan, South Korea. After the theater security package arrival at Osan AB, flightline airmen taxi each F-16 aircraft...

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VIDEO: WSU women fall a bit short in battle with North Dakota

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Jan 11 2014 - 6:14pm

OGDEN -- The Weber State women's basketball team (4-9, 0-4) fought back from a big first half deficit but fell short to the Big Sky's first-place team, North Dakota, 83-72.

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VIDEO: ATK's second-stage motor powers Antares space launch

Contributed, The Associated Press
Jan 10 2014 - 1:05pm

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. -- A privately launched supply ship rocketed toward the International Space Station on Thursday following a series of delays ranging from the cold to the sun.Orbital Sciences Corp. launched its unmanned Antares rocket from Wallops Island, Va., offering a view to much of the East Coast. It successfully hoisted a capsule packed...

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VIDEO: Sandy Hook victim's family recalls one year without daughter

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Dec 10 2013 - 1:00pm

The Utah family of Emilie Parker, a 6-year-old that was shot in the Sandy Hook Elementary massacre, has published a video marking the first year without their daughter since the Dec. 14 shooting.

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