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Teddy Bear Hunt Event For Downtown Logan April 8th

Apr 8, 2020

A social-distancing compliant event will be held in hosted by  downtown Logan Businesses on 

Construction on Center Street in Logan on Thursday.
Chris Polansky / Utah Public Radio

Beneath the marquee of the Utah Theatre and the façade of the Caine Lyric Theatre, construction workers have completely torn up the surface of Center Street in Logan between Main Street and 100 West. According to Gary Saxton, director of the Logan Downtown Alliance, it all started with a vision for an improved downtown.  

Sign option "Logan Lovers"
Dallie Hewitt


A new selfie spot could be opening in downtown Logan with the hopes of drawing more university students to explore Main Street. It's part of a college course that allows students to come up with creative ways to merge town with gown.  

A new book highlighting places of interest in Logan and Cache Valley is being released this week.  The travel guide, 117 Amazing Things To Do In Logan and Cache Valley, Utah, explores obvious and hidden attractions.


   In 2011, Alan Hashimoto, a professor from Utah State University, created the Logan Film Festival with some of his students. Hashimoto passed away one year after the festival's premiere, leaving his students to continue the festival, along with producer Mason Johnson.

Paul Campbell and Bruce Bugbee stand on each side of the new environmental observatory, a tall white metal structure with a variety of instrumentation, featuring the informational plaque in the bottom right.
Deni Murray

It was a sunny, but windy afternoon as dignitaries, instrumentation scientists, and curious community members met in downtown Logan.

Behind The Scenes Of Logan's Parade Of Gingerbread Homes

Dec 1, 2017

When I decided my boyfriend Kenny and I should enter Logan’s Parade of Gingerbread Homes, neither of us had ever built a gingerbread house before. We had also never attended the Parade of Gingerbread homes. 

Proposed Land Swap For Logan Library Cancelled

Oct 25, 2017

On Tuesday, Logan Mayor Craig Petersen announced the cancellation of the land swap proposed in last week’s city council meeting.


On a normal day in downtown Logan, the sound of bustling cars fills the streets, but soon, it will be filled with the sound of live music and entertainment playing at local businesses and at three of Logan’s historic theatres.


Logan Named A Top Foodie Destination

Sep 18, 2017

In September, Logan was listed among the top destinations to visit when it comes to finding not only unique, but quality food options by

Katherine Taylor

After protests from residents, plans to build a controversial 120-unit apartment complex in downtown Logan were ultimately canceled. 

Though the controversy surrounding the apartments has ended, the questions it raised remain: What exactly is in the plans for downtown Logan, and how will it be interpreted in the future? How will preservation and growth be balanced?

Katherine Taylor

On a Wednesday morning, Garff Wayside Gardens is a quiet, peaceful park, where you can hear water in the nearby stream and the traffic of 100 East as it passes. For at least the time being, the park will stay as it is. 

Katherine Taylor

Logan Economic Development Director Kirk Jensen said he knows some downtown residents are opposed to the building of Garden Park Apartments.