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After six years leading USU, and an overall 32 year career with the school, President Noelle E. Coc...
Simone Seikaly

USU President Noelle E. Cockett will step down

USU President Noelle E. Cockett has been part of the college's community for 32 years.
2 months ago
BYU...
Mark Jackson

BYU wellness students return from Blue zone with healthy lifestyle tips

Some BYU students are learning how to live healthy and happier lives from a trip to Ikaria, Greece.
2 months ago
Brig. Gen. Richard W. Gibbs, center, speaks with University of Utah students before a press confere...
Mark Jones

U of U announces partnership with U.S. Air Force

The University of Utah School of Engineering and the U.S. Air Force have agreed to a partnership that is expected to last five years.
2 months ago
Shortages in daycares across the country and in Utah are keeping thousands of parents home, intead ...
Becky Bruce and Kira Hoffelmeyer

School and daycare facilities haven’t “bounced back” to normalcy

Along with the rest of the nation, a shortage of daycare workers and teachers in Utah means parents are staying home from work.
2 months ago
The public school district in Uvalde, Texas, has a police chief for the first time since firing the...
Andy Rose, CNN

Uvalde school district names new interim police chief

The public school district in Uvalde, Texas, has a police chief for the first time since firing the previous leader who was on duty during the deadly Robb Elementary School shooting.
2 months ago
Teen Centers...
Elizabeth Weiler

Advocacy group asking Utah Legislature to help fund teen centers across the state

The Policy Project is hoping to implement teen centers across all Utah schools. The organization is calling on the Utah Legislature to help.
2 months ago
Canyon School District...
Waverly Golden

Canyon School District donation drive is a success

A community donation drive resulted in hundreds of pounds of goods for those in need within Canyon School District.
2 months ago
granite school district...
Aimee Cobabe and Ladd Egan

Granite District: Computer glitch sent negative lunch balance notices

A computer glitch in the Granite School District has inadvertently notified parents that their students have a negative lunch balance. The district is working to correct the issue.
3 months ago
FILE - President Joe Biden is taking his first major steps in decriminalizing marijuana. A federal ...
Katie Lobosco, CNN

Federal court strikes down Biden’s student loan forgiveness program

President Biden's student loan forgiveness plan has been struck down by a judge in Texas, declaring it illegal.
3 months ago
The Department of Workforce Services is pictured. It said Utah unemployment had fallen...
Mark Jackson

Department of Workforce Services to host first Apprenticeship Utah Summit and Job Fair

The Apprenticeship Utah Summit and Job Fair takes place on Nov. 15 at the Weber State Davis campus.
3 months ago
The exterior of Orem High School, in Orem, Utah. This is one of the high schools that would have sp...
Simone Seikaly

Orem mayor feeling positive despite failure of Proposition 2

Orem Mayor David Young admits he was disappointed about Proposition 2 failing, but he feels positive about starting the conversation. 
3 months ago
Bonneville High students in Utah win award for top automotive tech program....
Aubri Wuthrich

Bonneville High automotive technician shop named top in the nation

To earn this award Bonneville High had to be nominated by a local business. Then students and parents wrote letters of recommendation.
3 months ago
Orem High School from Alpine School District is pictured. alpine school district split debate...
Chris Jacobs

Alpine School District will not split, according to preliminary results

Initial numbers showed that over 70% of voters in Orem chose not to split the Alpine School District to create an Orem Schoo District.
3 months ago
Image of a school bus for the Davis School District, which is poised to received a nearly 500 milli...
Elizabeth Weiler

Davis School District projected to receive bonds, but votes are close

As of Wednesday morning, some 52,969 Davis County voters had approved the issuance of bonds, while 41,044 did not. 
3 months ago
Through Adopt-A-School, Utah Jazz and Mark Miller Subaru have donated nearly thirty thousand dollar...
Waverly Golden

Utah Jazz and Mark Miller Subaru donate 30 thousand dollars to West Lake STEM lab

Utah Jazz and Mark Miller Subaru, through Adopt-A-School, donated thirty thousand dollars to renovate a computer language lab at West Lake STEM.
3 months ago
Screen shot taken from a video that shows three young people dressed in blackface and prison outfit...
Simone Seikaly

No prosecutions after school district, police, wrap investigations into blackface video

Iron County school officials and Cedar City police said they've identified the people in the blackface video, but said that no crime occurred.
3 months ago
Images of ballots. A judicial review committee says that Utah voters too often leave blank their vo...
Chandler Holt

Are you familiar with Judicial Retention? It’s on your ballot!

The JPEC "conducts multi-faceted evaluations of judges." These evaluations are public so voters can educate themselves on candidates for judicial retention.
3 months ago
There are several reasons Trader Joe's, Costco and other stores suddenly stop selling customer favo...
Nathaniel Meyersohn, CNN Business

Why Costco and Trader Joe’s stopped selling your favorite food

There are several reasons Trader Joe's, Costco and other stores suddenly stop selling customer favorites.
3 months ago
Voters in Davis School District will decide in the upcoming election on a $475 million bond that th...
Aimee Cobabe

Davis School District voters to decide on $475 million bond

In next week's election, voters in Davis School District will decide on a $475 million bond, which the district says won't raise taxes.
3 months ago
a child and his school lunch are pictured...
Aimee Cobabe

School districts in Utah keeping lunch costs down despite inflation

Inflation hasn't hit some school lunchrooms yet, and school districts in Utah have been able to keep school lunch prices down as a result.
3 months ago
FILE: The U.S. Supreme Court is shown in February 2009 (Photo by Win McNamee / Getty Images)...
Alejandro Lucero

Affirmative action decision may overturn precedent

The U.S. Supreme Court has heard many arguments on affirmative action throughout the years, but will this year prove different than the rest?
3 months ago
Lawyers for the family of 10-year-old Izzy Tichenor intend to sue the Davis School District if the ...
Lindsay Aerts

Family of 10-year-old who died by suicide tells Davis schools “settle, or we’ll sue”

Izzy Tichenor died by suicide after reporting bullying at Foxboro Elementary School, now her family says they'll sue the Davis District.
3 months ago
springville high is pictured...
Aimee Cobabe

Springville High student suspended for wearing Ku Klux Klan costume

The Springville High student came into the school wearing a sheet for a ghost costume, but supposedly later put on a white KKK-style hood to take a picture.
3 months ago
no cost meals...
Elizabeth Weiler

Ogden School District adds more schools to no cost-meals program

Ogden school district will now provide no-cost meals for every school in the district for the rest of the 2023 school year.
3 months ago

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