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Education

Ogden's, Weber's black teachers persevered through challenging careers

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When asked if she believes she helped pave the way for other African-American teachers in her district, Charlene Wilson hesitated.


Local

LunaFest and International Fly Fishing film festivals coming to Ogden

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The International Fly Fishing Film Festival and the all-women LunaFest make their way to Northern Utah this weekend for a good cause.


Education

Weber, Ogden school districts preparing for gun violence protests, walkouts

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OSD wants to collaborate with students who plan to participate, according to the district’s Public Information Officer Jer Bates.


Local

Bill would apply Utah's open-container alcohol laws to motorized bicycles

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After Utah was penalized for failing to comply with federal law, a new bill aims to amend the state code related to electric-assisted bicycles.


Agriculture

Weber County ag boosters tout import of farming even as more development looms

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Some county officials have put a focus on spurring business growth, but ag leaders ask that farming not be forgotten.


Business

Snap CEO Evan Spiegel got $638 million in year of firm's IPO

(c) 2018, Bloomberg. Snap Inc.‘s Chief Executive Officer Evan Spiegel is poised to become one of the highest-paid U.S. executives for 2017, thanks to a $636.6 million stock grant he got when his company went public. The Venice, California-based company awarded Spiegel shares equal to 3 percent of...


Business

Subway turns to $2-off loyalty program to reverse slump

(c) 2018, Bloomberg. Subway Restaurants, facing one of the biggest sales slumps in its five-decade history, is looking to win back customers with a new incentive: $2 discounts through a revamped loyalty program. The sandwich chain will let diners use their loyalty rewards on any menu items, lifting...


Business

Prosecutors raid homes of ex-Audi executives in expanded probe

(c) 2018, Bloomberg. German prosecutors broadened a criminal investigation of Audi’s role in diesel-emissions cheating for a fourth time, with raids now targeting two former management-board members of the luxury-car maker. Two weeks after a search of Audi’s headquarters in the nearby city of...


Business

Pakistan PM says court ruling against Sharif hinders democracy

(c) 2018, Bloomberg. Pakistan’s Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said a court order that barred former premier Nawaz Sharif from leading the ruling party and placed the timing of Senate elections into question hinders democracy and relived past “dictatorial decisions.” The Senate ballot will go...


State

Alterra Mountain Company releases price of new Ikon ski pass

DENVER (AP) — A ski company that owns resorts from Quebec to Colorado says it will cost between $599 and $899 for a pass granting access to 26 resorts across North America. Denver-based Alterra Mountain Company announced Thursday that the cheaper version of the new Ikon Pass will offer unlimited...


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