SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — High school students in Salt Lake City have protested the suspension of their principal after they say he decided to drive home students who had been drinking alcohol rather than report them to police.
CLEARFIELD — Sarah Smith and Lillian Loshbaugh, both third graders at South Clearfield Elementary, say their favorite part of their after-school program is, believe it or not, homework time.
ST. GEORGE (AP) — It’s a Wednesday afternoon in St. George, and some area high school students are gathering to practice their piloting skills.
OGDEN — Weber State President Brad Mortensen is encouraging alumni and students to share their stories of success.
Henrietta Lacks was only about 30 when a doctor at Johns Hopkins shared some of her cells, taken from a cervical cancer biopsy in 1951, with a colleague who was a researcher.
OGDEN — Thomas Witbeck, a senior at Weber State who’ll graduate in 2020, is already a top contender in his field.
OGDEN — As a conservative and a New York Times columnist, David Brooks appeals to a broad audience, even during this polarized time.
OGDEN — Veterans at George E. Wahlen Veterans Home got some special visitors Tuesday.
PLEASANT VIEW — Capstone Classical Academy, a charter school in its second year of operation, has just under a month to prepare for a public hearing, where school leadership will make the case that the school should remain open.
In last week’s general election rejection of Weber County’s Proposition 3 (the question of studying alternative forms of county government), there were two implicit messages. One was the voters’ sound approval of the compatibility and teamwork of the three current county commissioners. The s…
FARMINGTON — When Lynette Checketts attended a Davis School District symposium on social emotional learning over the summer, she asked herself what she could do to support the effort.
DAVIS COUNTY — Those who want to meet their representatives on the Davis School District Board of Education will soon have that chance.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Two well-known scientific groups have dropped job postings from their websites from Brigham Young University because of the school's LGBTQ policies, igniting a debate on whether research organizations should take a stance on social issues.
OGDEN — Judges have dismissed a pair of lawsuits filed against the Ogden School District after a teacher was convicted of sexually abusing two female students.
BRIGHAM CITY — When it comes to kids, it turns out brine shrimp are a crowd pleaser.
CLEARFIELD — The young robotics club at Clearfield High School is one step closer to building robots that will be able to hold their own in robotics competitions.
Rap history may be made next week in true Provo fashion — with a white guy, “Lord of the Rings” and a barnyard worth of sock puppets.
While Jeff Packer remembers exactly where he was when he heard that the Berlin Wall had fallen, he knows that to his students, it may as well be ancient history.
FARMINGTON — The Davis School District has reinstated an elementary school principal and teacher on administrative leave after student wearing a Nazi costume was allowed to participate in the school’s Halloween parade.
OGDEN — St. Joseph ninth grader Mercedes Randhahn can perform under pressure.
WASHINGTON — Most students who committed deadly school attacks over the past decade were badly bullied, had a history of disciplinary trouble and their behavior concerned others but was never reported, according to a U.S. Secret Service study released Thursday.
OGDEN — Weber State University has launched an investigation after YouTube videos alleging that the university’s debate director teaches anti-white curriculum went viral on social media.
PLEASANT VIEW — Students at Orchard Springs had their second first day of school Monday.
PLEASANT VIEW — Orchard Springs Elementary teachers packed up their classrooms this past week — spread across five elementary schools — and began unpacking them at their new building Friday.
KAYSVILLE — A principal and teacher at Creekside Elementary have been placed on paid administrative after a student wearing a Nazi costume was allowed to participate in the school’s Halloween parade Thursday.
HUNTSVILLE — Families can explore the new children’s space during an event Saturday afternoon at the Ogden Valley Branch of the Weber County Library System.
WEBER COUNTY — Early this week, a movement started online to call off school in Weber School District the day after Halloween.
Utah’s graduating class of 2019 was slightly more college-ready than in previous years, according to information released Wednesday from the ACT.
OGDEN — A Weber State student will be playing a key role in growing the Major Brent Taylor Legacy Foundation — before she even graduates from college.
OGDEN — It’s best not to put high school senior Olivia Arbogast up to a challenge. Unless you want more than $100,000 in solar panels on your roof, that is.
The 50th anniversary of the first communication on what essentially would become the internet occurred this week, Oct. 29, 1969. The University of Utah was one of the four locations in that original network. It was enthusiastic, forward-thinking research and development that led to the inter…
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah State University has issued an alert regarding three reports of sexual assault on the Logan campus.
OGDEN — Northern Utah residents flocked to the community lightbulb exchange that started in September, cleaning out the LED bulbs on offer a month earlier than expected.
DAVIS COUNTY — Davis School District school psychologists have been on a winning streak in the annual awards of the Utah Association of School Psychologists.
WEBER COUNTY — Students from elementary to high school in Weber School District marked “Unity Day” Wednesday with a variety of activities designed to bring school communities together.
LOGAN — Utah State University police are searching for a student who hasn't been seen since last week.
OGDEN — If you bring cute dogs, they will come.
I’m generally not a fan of the Nobel Prize. Mostly because I feel it perpetuates the myth of “genius” and discredits the hard work of a bunch of people all working together to accomplish something great.
OGDEN — Weber State will have a new provost and vice president of academic affairs in March 2020.
OGDEN — Weber State won the statewide “water war” challenge by a landslide, earning a $5,000 grant for the department or program most closely connected with water conservation.
OGDEN — Weber State students will get a chance to pause and take a breath Tuesday at the school’s Mental Health Day event.
LOGAN — A federal appeals court will pay Logan a visit on Tuesday to hear arguments for four cases.
SALT LAKE CITY — A sweeping plan unveiled by Utah legislators Friday would reduce overall state taxes by $75 million, cutting income taxes while boosting sales taxes on food, fuel and other items.
“Lunch shaming” — actions like refusing a child lunch or giving them an alternate, smaller meal when they don’t have enough money — is now against the law in California, but how do school districts in Northern Utah handle the situation when a child runs out of lunch money?
LAYTON — At a public hearing Tuesday for the Davis School District, parents shared concerns about changes that have been made to a boundary proposal for the new elementary school being built in Layton.
OGDEN — Twenty-first century Utahans got their first look at items inside a time capsule buried by their forebearers in 1887.
PLEASANT VIEW — Students will soon be able to attend school at Weber School District’s new Orchard Springs Elementary building.
OGDEN — In an effort to meet increasing student need for mental health support, Weber State University will continue to offer students, faculty and staff free access to digital mental health support for a second year.
OGDEN — Mercedes Randhahn was playing in a soccer game when her mom got the call that Randhahn had made it to the top 30 in the Broadcom MASTERS, a national science competition for middle school students.
Utah State’s broader community will get a chance to hear from a new Mormon expert in their midst for the first time Wednesday.