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Three ‘lucky’ after head-on

Box Elder County Sheriff’s deputy Scot Lewis called it “a Christmas miracle.”  Three South Jordan men escaped with only minor cuts and bruises after their vehicle skidded on black ice Thursday morning near Nucor and slammed head-on into a loaded…


Angels for Christmas

  Leader/Jessica Tanner The Angels for Christmas program has been helping Box Elder County families in need for many years. Jill Rasmussen, a representative for Angels for Christmas, is pictured in the USU-BC warehouse where gifts for 288 families have…


Halftime Performances

The Bear River High School Hi-Steppers and cheerleaders recently performed during halftime at the boys’ basketball game against Logan. Check back for a video of the performances coming soon.        


Bear River Christmas Carol

The Bear River Middle School is putting on a Christmas production of “A Christmas Carol” on Friday, Saturday and Monday, Dec. 9, 10 and 12, at the Bear River High School auditorium at 7 p.m. Tickets are $5 at the…


Wrestlers lose by one point

 Travis Hansen Leader Sports Writer              It was a busy week for the Bear River wrestling team as the 2011-12 season began. The Bears took on a tough Region 11 opponent in Tooele last Tuesday and quickly remembered the tough…


Baby burned in house fire

A 10-month-old baby suffered burns on her right hand, arm and face during a house fire in Honeyville.  Her 20-year-old mother also received burns to her left hand. Box Elder County Sheriff Lynn Yeates said the fire was reported about…