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Billion-dollar industries extract minerals from the Great Salt Lake used to grow food, build cars and more. So, what will happen if the lake disappears by fault of human-caused water diversion?
E3 is hosting its first Leadership Summit from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, May 5 at the Ogden Eccles Conference Center. Wade Davis, former Weber State and NFL football player and equality advocate, will be the keynote speaker.
The new owners of a set of abandoned buildings in downtown Ogden say they’ve got their work cut out for them, but are committed to bringing life back to the northeast corner of 24th Street and Wall Avenue. On April 11, George and Dragon LLC finalized the purchase of the old Antique Emporium building, 2386 Wall Ave. The group also purchased two buildings to the immediate north of the emporium.
Compass Minerals was recognized by the Utah Division of Oil, Gas and Mining with an “Earth Day Award” for its environmental efforts.
A legislative committee this year killed the proposed Food Freedom Act, saying it went too far. But state Rep. Lee Perry, R-Perry, who chaired the committee that heard the bill, said food freedom legislation will be back in 2017. Backers say millennials, urban homesteaders and home kitchen producers should be supported in selling their products.
The Weber-Morgan Health Department posts only basic reports on restaurants under critical violation enforcement, while the Davis County and Bear River departments promise complete reports, but many are not available on the internet at the moment.
Things are looking up for a vacant, dilapidated building on the corner of 24th Street and Wall Avenue. Ogden City says a new owner plans to refurbish the building.
Whirlybird Helicopters did not answer the federal suit the government filed July 23, 2015 after a Federal Aviation Administration investigation alleged the company failed to do federally required pre-employment drug tests on eight employees and that three of those employees were not in Whirlybird’s random drug testing pool. The U.S. Attorney’s Office asked a federal judge Friday to order a default judgment of $55,000.