• BEST IN STATE—Senior Courtney Schoen Lewis was named Best PR Student in Utah. Story
  • CROWBAR—Athletes compete in annual Crowbar backcountry race in Logan Canyon. CHRISTIAN HATAHWAY
  • HINDU FESTIVAL—Hundreds of Hindus and friends gather for annual Holi Festival of Colors in Spanish Fork. DANA IVINS
  • RAINBOW CELEBRATION—Holi celebrants joyfully paint themselves at Hindu festival. DANA IVINS
  • HUT! HUT! HUT!—ROTC teams compete in Ranger Challenge at Camp Williams. ALISON OSTLER. Story
  • SNOWBARD JAM—Boarders show their stuff on the Quad during Entrepreneur Week. CASSIDEE J. CLINE. Story
  • SNOWBOARD TRICKS as hotdoggers show off on the Quad during Entrepreneur Week. CASSIDEE J. CLINE. Story
  • WINTER A and the American flag over a snowy USU campus. WHITNEY PETERSON
  • QUADVIEW—A springtime view of the USU Quad and Old Main from atop the business building.
  • PRESS CONFERENCE—USU President Stan Albrecht briefing journalism students. CHRIS ROMRIELL. Story
  • HIGH-HEELIN’ IT—Men in high heels and their female supporters walk a mile to protest sex abuse. TY ROGERS
  • ELK PICNIC—Elk and humans mingle at the winter refuge at Blacksmith Fork's Hardware Ranch. CARESA ALEXANDER. Story

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New Cache airport manager touts economic promise, expansion

Saturday, September 10th, 2011 Posted in Business | Comments Off on New Cache airport manager touts economic promise, expansion

By Todd Hamann NORTH LOGAN—The new manager of the Logan-Cache Airport is settling in to his new digs and dreaming big. Stu Hunsaker became airport manager in June and is pushing for a new image of Cache Valley’s only public ...

DUI arrests, license suspensions double in Valley since 2010

Saturday, September 10th, 2011 Posted in Opinion | Comments Off on DUI arrests, license suspensions double in Valley since 2010

By Todd Hamann LOGAN—Drunken driving hearings in Cache Valley have doubled compared to this same time last year—from 13 in August 2010 to 24 this year—Stephen Bevan, supervisor of the Logan Driver License Division (DLD), said Thursday. Given such an increase, ...

Versatile Apple iPad defines, dominates tablet-computer market

Saturday, September 10th, 2011 Posted in Business | Comments Off on Versatile Apple iPad defines, dominates tablet-computer market

By Todd Hamann LOGAN—The Apple iPad is quickly changing the way people communicate on a global level, leading the next evolution in personal computing, and Cache Valley has caught the bug. The iPad, Apple’s flat-panel computer not much bigger than its 9.5 ...

Movie review: ‘The Debt’ is two spy thrillers in one

Saturday, September 10th, 2011 Posted in Opinion | 1 Comment »

By Todd Hamann A movie within a movie is the best way to describe this summer’s box office hit The Debt. The movie focuses on the ethics behind truth and heroism, and emphasizes that sometimes it is harder to be the ...

Federal budget crisis threatens USU program for at-risk students

Saturday, September 3rd, 2011 Posted in Opinion | Comments Off on Federal budget crisis threatens USU program for at-risk students

By Todd Hamann LOGAN—The federal budget crunch could soon affect low-income and first-generation students at Utah State University, the director of the school’s Student Support Services (SSS) program said Tuesday. Student Support Services, USU’s only federally funded TRIO program, already had been ...

Local parents, gamers, argue both sides of ban on violent video games

Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 Posted in Arts and Life | Comments Off on Local parents, gamers, argue both sides of ban on violent video games

By Todd Hamann LOGAN—Reaction to the U.S. Supreme Court’s recent repeal of a California law to ban violent video games is widening the rift between parent groups trying to protect their children and the “gaming’”community. In a 5-2 decision, the Supreme Court ...

Thousands gather to watch angel Moroni ‘fly’ atop new Brigham temple

Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 Posted in Arts and Life | Comments Off on Thousands gather to watch angel Moroni ‘fly’ atop new Brigham temple

Story & Photos by Todd Hamann BRIGHAM CITY, Utah—Four city blocks were closed and businesses shut their doors for a few hours as thousands of people showed up to watch the statue of the angel Moroni placed atop the new Brigham ...

After floods, new Logan River Golf Course clubhouse has August tee time

Wednesday, July 13th, 2011 Posted in Arts and Life | 1 Comment »

By Todd Hamann LOGAN—A spring flooding recedes, the Logan River Golf Course is getting a facelift. The original clubhouse was demolished in September and a new one is being built. Officials say it should be finished and open to the public ...

Elementary kids fast, fit and proud after running ‘Greenville Mile’

Tuesday, May 24th, 2011 Posted in Arts and Life | Comments Off on Elementary kids fast, fit and proud after running ‘Greenville Mile’

By Todd Hamann NORTH LOGAN—The crowd lining both sides of 2500 North cheered as 300 Greenville Elementary Students ran the “Greenville Mile” last week. The event is an annual run that promotes physical activity and aims to teach students ...