Logan

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The Utah Department of Transportation has granted the city of Logan $52 million dollars to improve the city’s congested Main Street. 

Small but mighty: a look into the Logan music bubble

Oct 20, 2021
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The music scene in Logan, Utah is a source of community for numerous artists. Many have dreams of making it big in the real world, and the small town spirit that exists in Logan can be both an aide and a hindrance to this goal.  

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A través de un esfuerzo colaborativo con la Universidad Estatal de Utah, el Equipo de Recolección de Cache tiene como objetivo reducir el desperdicio de alimentos y la inseguridad alimentaria al recolectar el exceso de productos agrícolas de propietarios de árboles y huertos alrededor de Cache Valley.

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Through a collaborative effort with Utah State University, The Cache Gleaning Team aims at reducing food waste and food insecurity by collecting excess produce from tree owners and orchards around Cache Valley.

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El Centro de la Familia es una organización que ofrece servicios de terapia, talleres, clases y servicios educativos con el objetivo de fortalecer los lazos familiares y la protección infantil en Cache Valley. 

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The Family Place is an organization that offers therapy services, workshops, classes and educational services with the aim of strengthening family bonds and protection of children in Cache Valley. 

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Music, dance, food, and prizes were part of the 2021 Hispanic Heritage Festival which took place this past Saturday at the Logan library. 

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Música, baile, comida y premios fueron parte del Festival de la Herencia Hispana 2021 que se llevó a cabo el sábado pasado en la biblioteca de Logan. 

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El gobernador de Utah, Spencer Cox, visitó el condado de Cache el lunes para reunirse con una variedad de fabricantes, empresas y organizaciones de la zona. Entre esas visitas, Cox se detuvo en el centro de refugiados e inmigrantes del condado. 

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Los casos de COVID-19 están aumentando en el norte de Utah a medida que comienza el año escolar.

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COVID-19 cases are rising in Northern Utah as the school year begins.

Paola Johnson is a Logan mother of two elementary students. As school resumes, she is trying to take precautions to keep her family safe. 

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El Centro de Idioma Inglés de Cache Valley ayuda a los estudiantes adultos de inglés a cómo prepararse para la educación o el empleo y navegar mejor a través de las comunidades. 

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The English Language Center of Cache Valley helps adult English learners with things like preparing for education or employment and better navigating their communities.  

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Una organización de Utah que apoya a las personas con discapacidades físicas e intelectuales se está asociando con las agencias de aplicación de la ley del norte de Utah para recaudar fondos para programas deportivos. 

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A Utah organization that supports individuals with physical and intellectual disabilities is partnering with Northern Utah law enforcement agencies to raise funds for sports programs. 

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Communities across the United States experienced civil unrest last summer in response to multiple incidents of police brutality towards people of color.

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Hablar sobre el racismo puede ser un tabú en muchas comunidades. Pero sin importar si la gente está dispuesta o no a hablar del racismo, sus efectos siguen teniendo consecuencias muy reales para quienes lo experimentan. 

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Talking about racism can be taboo in many communities. But whether or not people are willing to discuss racism, the effects of discrimation have very real consequences for those who experience it.

A celebration of Mexican heritage in Cache Valley gave people of all ethnicities the opportunity to come together for Cinco de Mayo. Maricela Gonzalez was a performer at the event that grew up in Mexico. She said that the biggest difference between the United States and Mexico’s celebrations is the people. 

To celebrate Mexican heritage on the anniversary of the Mexican army’s 1862 victory over France at the Battle of Puebla, Cache Valley Media group is hosting a celebration at Willow Park featuring food trucks, live performances by local artists and other activities. 

In terms of small cities, Logan is one of the best, according to a recent report by the Milken Institute. 

Logan City Mask Mandate To Go Into Effect This Week

Jul 30, 2020
Matilyn Mortensen

Logan is the second city in Utah to institute a mask mandate. The mandate was approved by Gov. Gary Herbert on Thursday and will go into effect on Saturday at 12:01 a.m.

Logan Resident Organizes Vigil To Honor George Floyd

Jun 5, 2020
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Jessica Valle, 25, has never organized a demonstration before. But, after George Floyd was killed by police, and protests erupted all over the country, she felt she had to organize something in her own community in Logan.

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Many events throughout the state have been canceled due to concerns over the coronavirus pandemic. Despite many county fairs already being canceled, the Cache County Fair and Rodeo committee announced on Wednesday that it still plans to hold the event. 

More than one-thousand Utah businesses were approved for Small Business Administration loans by one bank in less than two business days.
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By Monday evening, more than 75,000 small business loan applications were processed nationally as part of the federal government's efforts to allocate $2 trillion to help local business owners cover the cost of rent or compensate employees. A Utah bank that serves Logan, Central Utah,  and Davis, Weber and Salt Lake, areas as well as St. George has processed more than 1000 loans in one and a half business days. Approval of these loans mean $250 million dollars will go to support Utah businesses dealing with the impacts of COVID-19 restrictions. 

Utah State University has reported three coronavirus cases. USU made the announcement Tuesday that two cases had been confirmed.  That number has increased by one as of Wednesday.

"We have been expecting that someone would be diagnosed,” said Amanada DeRito, spokesperson with Utah State University. “At this point it was just inevitable."

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Volunteer firefighters protect most of rural Utah, and since they’re only paid when on a call, save taxpayers money. But in North Logan, the city and calls are growing. Brian Champagne explains why North Logan city council voted to merge their volunteer fire department with neighboring Logan’s paid one.

Logan Mayor To Build On Past Goals, Downtown

Jan 8, 2020
Logan City Mayor Holly Daines; In her annual State of the City address, Daines listed fiscal responsibility, investing in infrasture and downtown revitalization as top priorities, and the partnerships have been crucial for the city's success.
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In addition to fiscal responsibility, Logan Mayor Holly Daines said her top goals for the year include investing in infrastructure and downtown revitalization during her State of the City address on Tuesday. 

Logan Has Lowest Unemployment Rate in the Nation

Jan 3, 2020
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Logan has the lowest unemployment rate in the nation, according to data released by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics on Friday.

The School of Applied Sciences, Technology and Education, or ASTE, ran into an interesting problem - the department keeps growing. Their solution? Divide the students and faculty of USU's College of Agriculture and Applied Science's largest department into two departments that can be better managed. This department divide will take place at both the Logan and Price Utah State University campuses.

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