April 05, 2017
Later this month, if all goes as planned, Layton resident Jon "Sticks" Platten will be standing at Everest Base Camp in Nepal, staring up at the world's tallest mountain. Note we said "tallest." Because Mount Everest is certainly not the biggest mountain Platten has ever faced. For that, he'd probably go with his life-threatening rectal cancer diagnosis from 2015.