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Never fear, Utah. Rep. Paul Ray intends to put California in its place

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Utahns, if you want to get Rep. Paul Ray’s attention, move to California.

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O-Town Kitchen and Green Urban Lunch Box — made for each other

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Green Urban Lunch Box benefits from a new revenue stream that helps it feed Utah’s hungry, and O-Town Kitchen gets the food it needs to keep single mothers employed. Everybody wins

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We won't reduce teen suicide by making health classes an option

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The Utah State Board of Education just decided saving young lives takes a back seat to political grandstanding. And that’s a mistake.

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Margaret Wingate, a champion for the rights of disabled Utahns

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By insisting we acknowledge the talent and potential of disabled Utahns, Margaret Wingate made this a better place. All it took was a little righteous anger.

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Who deserves praise and criticism this week in Northern Utah?

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This week the Editorial Board takes on the lowliest of scammers, a feeble action by Rep. Rob Bishop, a retiring judge and the benefit of National Night Out. 

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Ogden schools need to thoroughly document student conduct

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When schools document student misbehavior at all levels, it allows educators to intervene early. 

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Taking care of students and taxpayers at the same time

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The Weber School District Board of Education found a way to invest in vital projects without making life harder for taxpayers. And for that, we’re all grateful.

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Utah men are avoiding the truth about equal pay

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According to a poll, 67 percent of Utah men believe women earn equal pay. They’re not just wrong — they’re spectacularly wrong.

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Make it easier for everyone to breathe — drive less for a couple days

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Ozone is making it hard for some people to breathe in Northern Utah. You can help by cutting back on your driving.

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Utah learns it cannot treat sexual assault victims as afterthoughts

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A new hotline helps victims track their rape kits through the testing progress, no matter where they live in Utah.

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