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Become part of the conversation on Weber County government

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The 15 towns and cities making up Weber County all face different challenges; all 15 communities...

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Who deserves praise and criticism this week in Northern Utah?

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This week’s topics: The Ogden Greek Festival, a credit card thief, Weber State University’s energy savings, and campaign yard signs.


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Become part of the conversation on Weber County government

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The 15 towns and cities making up Weber County all face different challenges; all 15 communities deserve local voices at the county level, speaking specifically to their needs.


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If lawmakers can reach an agreement on Obamacare, they can renew CHIP

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Unless Congress does something soon, 9 million of America’s most economically vulnerable children will wake up Jan. 1 without health care.


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A plan to get traffic moving again in I-15 express lanes

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So many drivers use I-15’s express lanes that they’re slowing traffic. The answer? Higher tolls for single-occupant cars and trucks.


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Who deserves praise and criticism this week in Northern Utah?

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This week’s topics: Filling food pantries at three Ogden schools, an unmailed letter, a state-of-the-art space for teaching technology classes, and Iron Horse vandalism.


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Why does the Davis Co. Sheriff's Office suddenly need an extra $15 million?

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Despite six in-custody deaths last year, Sheriff Todd Richardson defended operations at the Davis County Jail. Now he wants a $15 million budget increase and 84 additional deputies, jailers and personnel. Not without an explanation.


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Remember what happened to Endy

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Endy didn’t deserve to die alone in a broiling vehicle. But then, no animal does.


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In Utah, police body cam footage is public record for a reason

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Police body cam footage is a public record. And this is why — because it helped the public hold the Salt Lake City PD accountable for the actions of its officers.


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As they age out of foster care, young adults need mentors

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Children are aging out of foster care in Utah. You can help them avoid poverty and despair by supporting JourneyUp.


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Who deserves praise and criticism this week in Northern Utah?

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An Ogden police officer shoots hoops with kids, UTA board missteps, illegal poachers and the end of an archaic Utah practice against LGBTQ youth. 


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