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Northern Utah Paralympians are the role models young athletes deserve

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Three athletes from this area brought home hardware from Rio — what could we learn from their...

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Changes to school grades was a bad thing to do for Utah schools

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The state scores are about more than morale and, with the scale changing, it’s doing more harm that good. It might be time to drop the altogether.


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Rare storm brings out not-so-rare gems in community

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Before the huge storm that hit Washington Terrace Thursday could even roll away from the Wasatch Front, folks in the community began contacting the Standard-Examiner to ask how to help.


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Ogden city should be transparent about 'graffiti' vs. 'art'

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The city whitewashing one wall and looking the other way — or even helping to fund — the painting of another would be a normal course of city business if the process by which it’s done was clearer.


Our View

Northern Utah Paralympians are the role models young athletes deserve

Hunter Woodhall paralympics

Three athletes from this area brought home hardware from Rio — what could we learn from their examples?


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Who deserves praise and criticism this week in Northern Utah?

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Nurture the Creative Mind’s pianos make downtown Ogden a vibrant places. Meanwhile, Utah politicians took more than $1 million from drugmakers even as opioid deaths in the state became a crisis.


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Salt Lake County has a unified police department. Would it work here?

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Would a unified police department work in Weber County? The time has come to discuss it.


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Herbert made the right decision — eventually — to debate Weinholtz

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Herbert should’ve agreed to today’s debate as soon as he was invited. Balking only makes him look indecisive — or, worse, as if his gala matters more than Utah voters.


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Tell the Weber-Morgan Health Board you want diesel emissions testing

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Tell the Weber-Morgan Health Board we all share in the cost of clean air and public health. Tell them to vote yes on diesel emissions testing.


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Northern Utah, here's your chance to Rock the Vote

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When more than half of any demographic sits out a national election, we know what happens. We get the kind of Congress we’ve endured since 2014.


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Who deserves praise and criticism this week in Northern Utah?

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If your children studied under Maggie Huddleston or Susan Sommerkorn, they learned from two of the best. But meanwhile, motorists are still hitting kids in crosswalks.


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