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Ogden police: Man shot in Harrisville Mobile Home Park, suspect in custody - Gephardt Daily Police responded to the scene of a shooting on Harrisville Road in Ogden in the early hours of Monday morning.

Today's Headlines: The long, grim road ahead The White House extends nationwide coronavirus guidelines until the end of April. Officials say up to 200,000 may die in the U.S. The Long, Grim Road Ahead. President Trump has announced that federal social distancing guidelines meant to slow the spread of the coronavirus will be extended to April 30, setting aside his calls to jump-start the U.S.

New Orleans Pelicans: Weighing value new deal with Derrick Favors As long as Favors wants to be back and isn't interested in a long-term or big-money contract, it makes a lot of sense for the New Orleans Pelicans to give the center a one-to-two year deal this summer, perhaps with a team option, to hold up their depth and provide veteran leadership.

Cowboys Mock Draft: 3 Different Prospect Rankings, 3 Different Outcomes With the help of Draft Network, CBSSports, and Matt Miller I decided to take a different approach when doing a seven-round mock draft for the Dallas Cowboys. I used their prospect rankings and tried to select who I believe is the best fit for the Cowboys with each one of their draft picks in the 2020 NFL Draft.

Justin Herbert to the Broncos? Here are some odds for what Denver may do at No. 15 in the NFL draft. Oddsmaker Fox Bet released odds as to where several players may land on April 23. Here's a look at the ones with Denver as a possible destination:. CeeDee Lamb, WR, Oklahoma: 14/1 : New York Jets favored at 9/4. Henry Ruggs III, WR, Alabama: 7/1 : Raiders favored at 5/2.

2020 NFL mock draft: The top 2 options for each team in the first round The teams drafting in the first round have more than one choice — well, except for the Cincinnati Bengals.

SEC to allow teams to use virtual instruction amid shutdown Over two weeks ago, when two members of the Utah Jazz tested positive for the coronavirus, the NBA immediately suspended operations. In the next 24 hours, just about every other athletic league did the same thing. That group included the NCAA.

A pandemic stopped the Paralympics, but it can't stop one of America's greatest sprinters 6-foot-3 with light blond hair and a wide smile. says he views the changes as temporary setbacks. The rising senior and three-time first-team All-American is embracing a rare break in full-time training. but still keeping his fans entertained on social media.

Marcus Smart Says He No Longer Has Coronavirus BOSTON - Boston Celtics guard Marcus Smart said Sunday he has been cleared of coronavirus. The basketball player tested positive for COVID-19 earlier this month. Smart tweeted "Corona Free as of two days ago.

Riverton mayor wants Utah to focus on coronavirus testing, not shelter in place orders The mayor of Riverton thinks state and local leaders should shift their focus from stay-at-home orders to ramping up testing for COVID-19.

3-year-old fatally injured in single-vehicle crash on I-15 near Cedar City - Gephardt Daily A 3-year-old girl died Sunday afternoon when the vehicle in which she was a passenger hit a guardrail and rolled on Interstate 15 near Cedar City.

Utah County Light Display Spreading Hope During Coronavirus Outbreak PLEASANT GROVE, Utah - A light display above Pleasant Grove is helping spread some hope during the coronavirus outbreak. David Hartle, who has set up various displays near the "G" above Pleasant Grove, invited children to design a light project for the mountain during some quarantine downtime.

3-year-old killed in crash on I-15 in Cedar City A 3-year-old was killed Sunday in a crash on I-15 in Cedar City, troopers said.

Possible NFL Landing Spots For Utah DT Leki Fotu SALT LAKE CITY, Utah - Former Utah defensive tackle Leki Fotu has the size and strength that will help any defense stop the run but some might be better fits than others. The 6'5″ and 335-pound defensive tackle just needs a chance to show what he can do.

In Memoriam: Robert H. Garff Automotive ‘giant’ succumbed to complications from COVID-19 on Sunday.

Family reports death of 24-year-old COVID-19 victim from West Jordan; Bob Garff also passes from virus - Gephardt Daily The family of a West Jordan, Utah, woman is raising funds for her burial after she died from complications of COVID-19.

3-year-old child killed in I-15 rollover CEDAR CITY — A 3-year-old girl was killed in a rollover crash on Interstate 15 Sunday afternoon. The incident occurred at approximately 3:15 p.m. in the southbound lanes near mile marker 61, just south of Cedar City’s north I-15 exit. Utah Highway Patrol Sgt.

Payson man charged with multiple felonies, accused of aggravated robbery and stabbing - Gephardt Daily A suspect has been arrested in the violent aggravated robbery of a couple at their home in Payson early Sunday morning and is facing multiple felony charges in the incident.

Payson man stabbed relative in chest with screwdriver, police say PAYSON — A Payson man was arrested Sunday and accused of stabbing a relative in the chest with a screwdriver after breaking into his home, police said. Officers were called to the home about 2…

Critical connections: Residents of senior living community find ways to connect during coronavirus lockdown Families find ways to spend time together without contact.

Going shopping? What you can expect from local grocery stores, senior hours, mobile checkout GEORGE — Grocery stores across Washington County are going above and beyond to provide the safest possible measures in order to protect employees and customers, prevent the spread of COVID-19 and help to manage supply availability. These measures have been implemented in response to the concern some guests have shown about shopping in grocery.

5.2019 I began this month with apprehension, taking the first flight for fun in nearly a decade. Sure, I had been to conferences, but my last trip to actually ENJOY myself was to Tampa, Florida in 2011. It was time to venture out.

Community makes 3D-printed masks for Utah County first responders One N-95 mask can be cut into five pieces, providing filters for five reusable masks. "That really stretches the number of masks they can utilize," King said. The department will accept donations from 9 AM to 5 PM on Monday, March 30. Any surplus masks will be donated to other agencies in Utah County.

Bob Garff remembered as ‘calming influence’ for the 2002 Olympics Robert Garff, the chairman of a car dealership conglomerate founded by his father and a former Utah House speaker who died Sunday from complications due to coronavirus, is being remembered for his leadership role in the 2002 Winter Games in Salt Lake City.

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