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Distracted driving and speeding are the top two causes of vehicle accidents. (Photo by Watchara Phomicinda, The Press-Enterprise/SCNG) Photo credit: SCNG

The dangers of distraction

Rayshaun Baker-Lynch April 18, 2022

In 2021, speeding resulted in 7,951 crashes in Utah, adding to the already increasing rate of car crashes. Distracted driving and speeding are the top two causes of vehicle accidents.Utah Highway Patrol...

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Two Weber State Police Officers hit on I-15 while aiding stopped vehicle

Jennifer Greenlee December 15, 2021

Two Weber State University Police Officers were hit on southbound Interstate 15 after stopping to check on a passenger van that had crashed and and was stopped in the HOV lane at about 1 p.m. near 700...

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Police blotter Dec. 3

Joshua Kamp December 1, 2021

Suspicious strangersWSUPD received a report of a suspicious person on Nov. 30 around 8:45 p.m. Over the phone, a complainant explained that she left Lindquist Hall around 8 p.m. that night when she was...

Eyewitnesses watched the moose walk through the duck pond and along the edge of campus before it attempted to cross Harrison Boulevard. Photo credit: Benjamin Zack

An unusual visitor on campus

Caitlyn Nichols September 22, 2021

A moose was spotted walking through the Lindquist Plaza pond the evening of Sept. 22 before it attempted to cross Harrison Boulevard and was hit and killed by a car. Weber State University posted pictures...

Police blotter

Marisa Nelson November 9, 2020

Make like a tree and fallOn Oct. 2, an officer responded to a traumatic injury in the Wildcat Center. A Weber State University facilities management worker had slid down a grass hill while aerating, and...

Motorcyclist hits car on Harrison Boulevard

September 23, 2014

A car turning onto an access road off Harrison Boulevard was hit by a motorcycle last Friday around 12:30 p.m. According to witnesses, the motorcyclist had turned onto Harrison from the Weber State University...

WSU track and field coach retires after 33 years

July 20, 2014

After 33 years as head coach of the Weber State University women's track and field team, Coach Jim Blaisdell is calling it quits. "My time at Weber State has been special," Blaisdell said. "I'm proud...

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