Significant Movie Project Filmed at Smith and Edwards

            North Ogden residents Michael Corbett, Scott Stowers, and Isaac Barker have been working with their company Redcastle Productions on what they refer to as a "Passion Project"  to produce a very important movie, One Decision.  Heatstroke is the leading cause of non-crash, vehicle-related deaths for children.

Lee Reacts to NSA Tracking Phone Records

Thursday, June 6, 2013



Lee Reacts to NSA Tracking Phone Records



WASHINGTON—Senator Mike Lee (R-UT) today release the following statement in response to the National Security Agency’s seizure and surveillance of Americans’ Verizon phone records.



Subsidized Housing Coming to Pleasant View

Artist's rendering of the proposed Pleasant View Housing development


On Tuesday, April 9, 2013, the Pleasant View City Council voted unanimously to approve the first phase of a new subdivision located at approximately 2900 North Highway 89. This subdivision is the second of its kind for Pleasant View in that it is a planned high-density subdivision. The first phase will include 72 units on about seven acres of land.  Phase 2, if approved in the future, will also include 72 units and will extend west to the train tracks.


Voters Will Decide Whether to Double County Debt for Library System

Renovating and building new libraries in Weber County would double the county debt.


Proper Role of Government questioned for this special June 25th election by mail when Weber County voters will be against, or for the $45 million library bonding proposal which would have a total cost of $58 million.


Lee, Bishop ask FAA for clarification of conflicting statements on Ogden tower closing

Senator Mike Lee


Monday, May 6, 2013


Lee, Bishop ask FAA for clarification of conflicting statements on Ogden tower closing


WASHINGTON – Today, Senator Mike Lee and Rep. Rob Bishop released a letter they wrote to Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood and Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Administrator Michael Huerta requesting information regarding conflicting statements about the decision to close the tower at Ogden-Hinckley Airport (OGD). 


Library Bond Issue

Here is debate over the Library Bond Issue.  Oppinions are split as to whether to increase Weber County Debt by nearly $50 Million or take a more frugal stance and avoid forcing those who do not use the library to pay for the bond.  Look for updates on this issue regularly on our website. 

Correction: Headline Article and Harrisville City News

In the May 3, 2013 edition of the Sentinel news the author of the articles "Subsidized Housing Coming to P.V. City" and "Pleasant View Park Gets a Face Lift" was listed incorrectly.  The author is Dale Roberts.  We apologize for the error.

Despite Pro $58 Million Library Bond Presentation, Questions Remain

The Weber County Commissioners held a public hearing on March 19th to consider a face value 49.75 million dollar citizen-bond vote to build a new, much larger branch library in Roy, to refurbish the main library in Ogden, and move the headquarters to Roy, and to move services from North Ogden that are now in the basement to Roy, and remodel the North Ogden Branch basement.  According to Dan Olsen of Weber County, the principal, plus interest, for the multi-decade year bond would actually be 58 million.  This would raise taxes $11.00 per $100,000 of residential property value for the duratio

Pleasant View City News: Pleasant View Police Award

Officer Clark and his fiancee Jessica.  Officer Clark was promoted to Master Officer.

At the January 22, 2013, City Council meeting, Pleasant View Police Chief Scott Jackson and Sergeant Jerry Anderson made a presentation advancing Officer Clark to Master Officer.   This advancement requires going “beyond that which is required.”  Officer Clark submitted an application for advancement and had taken a number of classes.  He has almost 10 years of experience under his belt, including police field supervisor and Senior Resource Officer for Weber High School for the last 4 years. Master Officer Clark attended the presentation with his fiancée Jessica.

Utah Sheriffs' Association Letter to President Obama

Utah Sherrifs' Association's Letter to President Obama


The following is the full letter sent to President Obama from the Utah Sheriffs' Association referred to in the March Edition of the Sentinel Newspaper.  

"Dear President Obama:

"We, the elected sheriff's of Utah, like so many of our fellow Americans, are literally heartbroken for the loved ones of the murdered victims in Connecticut.  As Utahans, we are not strangers to this kind of carnage - one of the latest being the 2007 Trolley Square murders wherein nine innocents were gunned down - five losing their lives.


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