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CCS built a bigger warehouse for its food bank. Now we need to fill it

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CCS now has plenty of space for your donations — and thousands of clients who wouldn’t...

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Parents bringing their babies to the Senate floor? It's about time

Senate Babies

Senators, meet Maile Pearl Bowlsbey, born April 9 to Tammy Duckworth, D-Illinois. She’s only a few days old, but she’s already shaking things up in Washington.


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Weber County GOP convention was a veritable fiasco

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The Weber County Republican Party made an amateur hour out of its own convention on Saturday by changing bylaws last-minute. The rule changes jilted some, seemingly for arbitrary reasons.


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CCS built a bigger warehouse for its food bank. Now we need to fill it

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CCS now has plenty of space for your donations — and thousands of clients who wouldn’t would go hungry without your help.


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By finishing 2nd in Boston, Sellers shows us the power of the human spirit

Boston Marathon-Sellers

Former Weber State runner Sarah Sellers hoped to finish in the top 15 Monday in the Boston Marathon. She did better than that.


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Who deserves praise and criticism this week in Northern Utah?

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This week’s topics: Jail deaths, jail standards, Habitat for Humanity and trash.


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Turmoil in the Weber Co. Sheriff's Office puts the public at risk

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We elect a new sheriff in November. We need to insist on a candidate with the skills to reform the office. Public safety depends on it.


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Charles Wight's legacy — a stronger WSU and a better community

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Wight understood that by establishing the school as vital part of Ogden, he could encourage more students to enroll at Weber State — and in turn, every time a student completed a degree, Ogden would become more vibrant intellectually, culturally and economically.


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Burns needs to withdraw from Weber County Sheriff's race

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Perhaps he can make his case as a legitimate candidate in 2022. But right now, Burns would only detract from a vital discussion of reforms necessary in the sheriff’s office.


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A dangerous attempt to manipulate Utah voters on medical marijuana

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Any statement using factually inaccurate claims to mislead the public isn’t wise counsel, it’s a form of political manipulation. It’s an attempt to obscure the truth. And that makes it dangerous.


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No victim bears responsibility for being sexually assaulted

Sexual Assault Clothes

Every university, every city in Utah needs to stage its own installation of “What Were You Wearing?” Perhaps if enough people see it, we can begin building a culture that no longer tolerates sexual assault.


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