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The readings of Railtown

Tim Costello, News editor June 13, 2022

There has been lots of activism in regards to the Great Salt Lake. Many gathered to hear local writers talk about their written work in regard to this issue. Local poets Joel Long and Nan Seymour read...

The 24th Annual Utah Humanities Book Fair encourages participants to unplug from technology and immerse into literature instead. Photo credit: Alex Guzman

Take a look inside the book festival

Raymond Lucas September 22, 2021

In a world where technology dominates free time, the 24th Annual Utah Humanities Book Festival encourages their participants to unplug and soak up the benefits of literature. The festival kicked off on...

The upcoming book sale for Weber County Libraries will be held at the new location, Roys Southwest branch, for the first time this week. (Photo courtesy of Weber County)

Stocking up on from the stacks

Adam Rubin February 26, 2020

Weber County Library’s Used Book and Property Surplus Sale will be returning on Feb. 29 for the semi-annual event, and — for the first time — the sale will be held at the Southwest Branch...

The library was built in 1968 and in 2019 was put on The National Register of Historic Places. (Israel Campa / The Signpost)

Weber County Library offers new program

Weston Sleight January 23, 2020

Want books? Weber County libraries have a whole lot of new books and media for readers to peruse through a new partnership with companies Kanopy and Hoopla. Individuals with Weber County library cards...

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Bestselling new book and a battle with mental illness

Miles Shaw October 11, 2019

A small group gathered at the Weber County Library on 25th St. on Oct. 10 to hear acclaimed best-selling author Robison Wells discuss the new book he co-wrote with James Patterson, The Warning, and his...

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Brightening the future

Caitlyn Nichols September 13, 2019

“Weber State University’s sustainability team and partners are empowering Northern Utah residents with the resources to save energy and money while reducing pollution on a community-wide scale”...

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Who was James Foley?

Alexa Nielson March 10, 2019

Some people give their lives to their work, and occasionally, it's a literal statement. Freelance war correspondent James Foley was one of those people.During the Syrian Civil War, Foley was abducted and...

The Voices of Victory Choir sing traditional gospel music, during a nondenominational event to raise the spirits of both the U.S. military and local national crowd in Mons, Belgium, Feb. 26, 2016.  Gospel music has historical roots in traditional slave spirituals, which were songs of sorrow, but also jubilation at the thought of freedom.  (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Bernardo Fuller)

Previews Jan. 16–21

Samantha Bunderson January 12, 2018

"Happening: A Clean Energy Revolution" The Utah Film Center presents, "Happening: A Clean Energy Revolution" at Peery's Egyptian Theater on Jan. 17 at 7 p.m. The 71-minute film, produced in...

Jim Harvey and Caitlin Gochnour debate at Weber State University on Thursday, May 26. (Source: Olene S. Walker Institute of Politics and Public Service)

Republican Primary to decide Weber County Commissioner spot

Brooke Facer June 13, 2016

Candidates for the Weber County Commissioner seat are striving to impress voters as the final election approaches at the end of this month.Due to a lack of candidates from the Democratic party, the Republican...

Weber Reads!

January 9, 2012

For the past five years, Weber State University has collaborated with the Weber County Library, Weber County Commission and Standard Examiner to bring the Ogden community the Weber Reads! program. Committee...

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