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Weber’s Stephens named Utah superintendent of the year

WASHINGTON TERRACE — Orchestrating a surprise is never easy. But on Wednesday at the Weber School District office, superintendent Jeff Stephens was surprised by friends, family and colleagues for the announcement that he was named Utah’s superintendent of the year for 2021-2022. “I just want to tell everybody in this room how much I love and appreciate you and what an honor it is to serve,” Stephens told the group. “It’s been a tough year for everybody — tough two years for everybody — and I just am so grateful for the strength of each of you and my family. I could not ...

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Letter: Virus spread in schools was a preventable problem

Only a week and a half into the new school year and my unvaccinated daughter (ineligible for the vaccine due to her age) was exposed to Covid 19 in a largely unmasked classroom where she and a small handful of masked students had come hoping to learn in a safe environment. We waited in a two ...