Education

Incumbent Dave Thomas, teacher Jennifer Graviet vie for State Board District 4

State Board District 4

Dave Thomas, vice chairman of the state board, stresses leadership skills, while Jennifer Graviet...

Local

Weber sheriff's Lt. Findlay resigns to take role at Weber School District

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Weber School District spokesman Nate Taggart is leaving his post to become an assistant principal, and the county’s sheriff’s spokesman is taking over.


Education

Nonprofits to hold back-to-school drive for Northern Utah children in need

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The community drive on Aug. 1 will help children from low-income families get ready for the new school year with donated backpacks and school supplies.


Education

Davis superintendent steps down to teach education at BYU

Bryan Bowles

Bryan Bowles, who was reappointed by the Davis School District Board in June, announced he will leave to become an associate professor at Brigham Young University.


Education

Incumbent Dave Thomas, teacher Jennifer Graviet vie for State Board District 4

State Board District 4

Dave Thomas, vice chairman of the state board, stresses leadership skills, while Jennifer Graviet says a key goal is respecting teachers and students.


News

Weber State to host town hall about race with police, community leaders

Town hall scheduled to explore police & race issues

Can we talk? That’s the question stakeholders in the Ogden community are asking after the onslaught of seemingly senseless shootings have roused tensions and turmoil in communities across the U.S. But rather than spawning more violence by debating which lives matter more — black or...


Local

Beloved Weber State professor Gordon Allred dies

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“An institution,” “the most gentle of human beings,” and “the Obi-Wan Kenobi of Professors” are just some of the descriptions used for the larger-than-life English professor.


Education

After 26 years of stellar service in Ogden, Astro Camp directors say farewell

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Inspire kids to reach for the stars? Yeah, that’s exactly what Lois and Ed Douglas have done for 26 years with Astro Camp in Ogden.


Education

Middle school students publish book about Utah history

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“Utah: By Kids, For Kids” covers local geography, pioneer history, current pop culture, food and entertainment.


Education

Former Roy High teacher Eleanor Olson honored for 5 decades of teaching

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Eleanor Olson can’t hide the deep passion she has for changing the course of her students’ lives.


State

More Utah students filling out financial aid application

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SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Officials say the number federal student aid applications are Utah on the rise, even as numbers nationally fall. The Deseret News reports that while Utah continues to lag behind the rest of the country, the number of students filling out the applications grew 5.5 percent...


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