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Initial hearing scheduled in Layton Christian Academy embezzlement lawsuit

A preliminary injunction hearing is scheduled for next Thursday in the ongoing lawsuit between the Christian Life Center church in Layton and four former employees of Layton Christian Academy that the church is accusing of fraud and embezzlement. The suit, filed last month, accuses Greg ...

Ogden hotel plans abutting Weber State campus seem to be edging forward

OGDEN — A grove of trees has been downed on a piece of property abutting the Weber State University campus in apparent anticipation of construction of a new 130-room hotel affiliated with Marriott International. The Ogden City Council rezoned the parcel at 4400 Harrison Blvd. in 2020 and ...

Utah lawmakers unveil proposals to bolster school safety, spurred by Uvalde

SALT LAKE CITY — School safety is becoming front and center during the 2023 Utah legislative session. Five lawmakers gathered Thursday, including Rep. Ryan Wilcox, an Ogden Republican, to formally unveil several measures they are proposing to bolster safety in the state's primary and ...

Utah lawmakers expected to debate full-day kindergarten funding

OGDEN — Ask Amy Meunier, a kindergarten teacher at Heritage Elementary School in Ogden, whether full-day kindergarten outweighs the benefits of partial-day kindergarten and there's no hesitation. "It's super worth it," she said. She has previously taught partial-day classes but now ...

Proposed new Ogden school boundaries to be unveiled, public input sought

OGDEN — Proposed new boundaries for Ogden schools for the 2023-2024 school year — factoring the expected recommendation to close James Madison Elementary — are to be unveiled at an Ogden school board work session on Thursday, when the public is also invited to comment. It'll be a ...

Gov. Cox signs voucher, transgender health bills

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah's Republican governor on Saturday signed bills that ban youth from receiving gender-affirming health care and allow families to receive scholarships to pay for education outside the public school system, both measures that are part of larger nationwide ...