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VIDEO: No bail for woman accused of fatally stabbing girlfriend — OGDEN - A woman accused of stabbing her girlfriend to death earlier this month will have no opportunity for bail until at least Nov. 24. Victoria Mendoza, 22, was temporarily denied bail by 2nd District Judge Joseph Bean at a hearing Thursday.
Oct 31, 2014

No bail for woman accused of killing her partner. Video w/story: @standardex @SE_Lockhart

You Caption Cal for Nov. 1, 2014 — You Caption Cal, from the mind of Cal Grondahl, allows Standard-Examiner readers to submit caption suggestions and vote for caption finalists, through,, or via
Oct 31, 2014

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Clearfield pediatrician arrested on child porn charges — CLEARFIELD --- Police said a local pediatrician has been downloading child pornography on his personal computer. Police arrested and booked Dr. Taylor Steven Jerman, 34, of Clearfield on eight counts of sexual exploitation of minor. He is held without bail. "He had hundreds, if not thousands of images," said Assistant Police Chief Mike Stenquist.

Not so sweet: Chocolate prices are set to rise — NEW YORK - That bowl of chocolates for ninjas and ghosts won't cost you more this Halloween. Picking the perfect sweet for your Valentine could. The cost of ingredients in chocolate bars is rising, and the nation's biggest candy makers have already warned of price hikes next year.

Two dogs rescued from Malan's Peak — OGDEN - It was a long Tuesday for Beau and Elly, who barked and cried like two lost dogs, likely wondering when their owners were going to come and get them. The two dogs became trapped on Malan's Peak high above Ogden after having gone missing for about 24 hours, before being rescued Wednesday morning by a handful of people familiar with the mountain.

Ogden's Cake & Co. offers gourmet cupcakes, more — Cake & Co. is the new bakery on the block, but owner Michelle Pool is well known around town for her baking skills. In 2010, Pool opened Vintage Cupcake Co. on 24th Street in Ogden, and moved to Historic 25th Street in 2011.
Oct 30, 2014

Baker extraordinaire back in #Ogden with #cupcakes of all flavors including BTA - Better Than Anything. @standardex…

Autopsy evidence combed in Ogden baby homicide — OGDEN - Public defenders are still waiting for detailed autopsy results in the case of Adam Barney, the Ogden man accused of fatally punching and squeezing his girlfriend's 14-month-old... Older › SALT LAKE CITY - Six years in the making, trial of a sexual harassment lawsuit filed by a Weber County court clerk against her judge begins next week in...

Sexual harassment suit against Weber judge goes to trial — SALT LAKE CITY - Former TV pitchman Dell "Super Dell" Schanze faces two misdemeanor charges after prosecutors say he chased a barn owl while riding in his motorized paraglider.... Older › OGDEN - Prison time appears doubtful for a former Clearfield High School teacher accused of making unwanted sexual advances on a student in January 2013....
Oct 30, 2014

It has taken five years for this case to make it to a trial date: @standardex @tgurrister

Roy parents demand safety changes at school crosswalk — ROY - Roy Elementary parents are up in arms over the most recent accident on 5600 South in front of their children's school where a crossing guard was hit and had to be taken to the...

Ninja turtles and 'Frozen' princesses lead Halloween costume parade — The Queen of Ice has morphed into the Queen of Halloween. Elsa - of "Frozen" fame - is the coolest costume for girls to nab this haunting season, say spokeswomen at two Top... Older › The Queen of Ice has morphed into the Queen of Halloween.

Prison, sex offender status doubtful for former Clearfield teacher — Local breaking news
Oct 29, 2014

Prison, sex offender status doubtful for former Clearfield teacher @standardex @SE_Lockhart

State leaders: We aren't spending enough for Utah education — SALT LAKE CITY - Utah has long been touted as the right place for business - a place where well-educated students grow into great employees, thanks to a school system able to deliver high quality results on a very low budget.

Clearfield boy severely mauled by family's pit bull — Local breaking news

Businesses, drivers tired of UDOT's Washington project — PLEASANT VIEW - The site for the new pickleball courts is delayed by power supply needs, City Manager Melinda Greenwood says. The site is located at the newly refurbished Shady Lane Park,... Older › OGDEN - The tangled web of orange cones and shifting traffic patterns that has plagued Washington Boulevard through much of the summer and fall will...
Oct 29, 2014

RT @mitchshaw23: Washington Boulevard project headache for businesses and motorists:… @standardex

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