State

San Juan School District offering $80,000 salaries to persuade teachers to stay

BS 090116 Heritage Elementary 05-1

Teacher turnover is a major problem at Montezuma Creek Elementary School due to unusual working...

State

Ogden schools promote dual-language immersion education

School Dual-Language Program

OGDEN, Utah (AP) — It was dress rehearsal in the gym at T.O. Smith Elementary School and a hesitant pair of apple trees stood onstage next to Dorothy, Toto and the Scarecrow. “Throw the apples!” teacher and director Amy Dunn said. “Go ahead, throw them!” The two little trees pulled Styrofoam apples...


State

Ogden schools promote dual-language immersion education

OGDEN, Utah (AP) — It was dress rehearsal in the gym at T.O Smith Elementary School and a hesitant pair of apple trees stood onstage next to Dorothy, Toto and the Scarecrow. “Throw the apples!” teacher and director Amy Dunn said. “Go ahead, throw them!” The two little trees pulled Styrofoam apples...


State

Broncos find their left tackle in first round of NFL draft

NFL Draft Football

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) — John Elway continued injecting some venom into his offensive line Thursday night when he selected Utah left tackle Garett Bolles with the 20th pick of the NFL draft. That’s the lowest the first O-lineman has ever come off the board in the modern draft. Four days earlier,...


State

Top-seeded Celtics headline trio of elimination games

Bulls Celtics Basketball

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The top-seeded Boston Celtics are back from the brink of disaster. They have dug themselves out of an 0-2 hole against the Chicago Bulls to take the lead in the series. A victory Friday would be the first time the franchise with 17 NBA titles has advanced past the first round...


State

Political mainstay heads home to Utah, questions in his wake

Chaffetz-4

WASHINGTON (AP) — Since arriving in Washington in 2009, Republican Rep. Jason Chaffetz has been a political mainstay, doggedly investigating Democrats, frequently appearing on cable TV and regularly updating his legions of social media followers with photos of himself, his family and even his dog,...


State

Mormon history scholars file brief against Trump travel ban

Mormon Conference

Muslims fearful that President Trump’s travel ban targets them are finding an ally in scholars of Mormon history.


State

Gobert doing what he has all year: Shutting down the paint

Jazz Gobert Basketball

The Utah Jazz feared the worst when Rudy Gobert was carried off the court by teammates 17 seconds into the playoffs.


State

Officials: Utah principal under investigation retires

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Officials say a Salt Lake City elementary school principal who police are investigating following a report of inappropriate conduct involving a student has retired. The Salt Lake Tribune (http://bit.ly/2oN0xFO) reports that the school district and a detective are investigating...


State

Utah could see 2 black women square off in US House election

Congress Love Challenger

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Salt Lake City-area woman running as a Democrat to unseat Utah Republican Rep. Mia Love next year could result in Utah’s first congressional race where both the Republican and Democratic nominees are black women. Darlene McDonald, a technical engineer and first-time...


Business

BC-ID--Intermountain Grain & Livestock, ID

POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) — Idaho Farm Bureau Intermountain Grain and Livestock Report Thursday, April 27, 2017. Bids subject to change. BLACKFOOT __ soft white 3.35, up 5; hard red winter 4.00, up 10; DNS 5.20, unchanged; hard white 4.10, up 10; BURLEY __ soft white 3.40, up 4; hard red winter 3.27,...


Older ›
Activate Your Membership
Sign Up for the Standard Examiner Newsletter
×