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Logan,

city (1990 pop. 32,762), seat of Cache co., N Utah, on the Logan River; inc. 1859. It is the center of an irrigated dairy and farm area, with huge cheese plants, other food-processing facilities, and diverse manufactures. Logan was founded (1859) by Mormons, and a Latter-Day Saints tabernacle (Logan Temple) and Utah State Univ. are located there. Cache National Forest is nearby, and Logan Peak is visible from the city.
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Logan

 

a mountain peak in northwestern Canada, in the St. Elias Mountains; the second-highest mountain in North America (elevation, 6,050 m). Mount Logan is composed of granites and is covered with extensive glaciers that reach almost to its base. Numerous valley glaciers originate on Mount Logan, including the Logan glacier (80 km long).

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Logan

Mount. a mountain in NW Canada, in SW Yukon in the St. Elias Range: the highest peak in Canada and the second highest in North America. Height (after a re-survey in 1993): 5959 m (19 550 ft.)
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Lincoln was pleased to have a leading "War Democrat" like Logan on his team.
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Logan, who appears with various middle-aged back-up singers cannot legally use the Drifters name, so, he once used the name the Driftors (sic).
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"Little indeed is known of the Logans as a Highland clan, but that little is tragic enough--so tragic as to have brought about the change of the name Druim-naclavan, the height on which the stronghold of the chiefs was built, to Druim-an-deur, the 'Ridge of Tears.'...
Logan led 43-40 at the half but the Lakers took control in the second half but was unable to put the game away until the final two minutes.
WSI's target client is the small office or home office with $2 million in sales or less, and our clientele is purposely small," said Logan.
Dear Truth or Consequences: I agree that it would be best for Logan to know the truth about his parentage so he doesnt provide doctors with inaccurate family medical history, among other reasons.
Logan, originally from Govan, Glasgow, was once jailed for attacking a policeman with a machete.