Publication: Standard Examiner

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Saturday Satire for April 19, 2014

"No! ... It's YOUR turn to clean up after the elephants!" - Dennis English, Ogden"You spent 125 years building this and the best name you could think of is ARK?" - Brent Jorgensen, Pleasant View"How come God didn't tell us how to build that one?" - Keith ... [Published Standard Examiner - 2 hours ago]
Entities: Keith Green
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Our View: Boundaries and education

Locally, there have been incidents in which public school teachers have encountered administrative discipline. In both cases it can be argued that the educator, in dealing with students, exceeded cultural and/or professional boundaries. In one case the ... [Published Standard Examiner - 3 hours ago]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Our View: Rancher broke the law

Bureau of Land Management officials should be commended for backing off a confrontation with a Nevada rancher who has failed to pay grazing fees for 10-plus years.A potentially violent situation was brewing with rancher Cliven Bundy, whose cattle had ... [Published Standard Examiner - Apr 16 2014]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 21 hours ago - 1 reports

Witch hunt for teacher of genitalia lesson unfair

Regarding the April 14 news story, "Weber High teacher suspended over genitalia naming exercise," whatever happened to "The Golden Rule?" " Do unto others asyou would have them do unto you." Teaching is one of the five in-demandprofessions because fewer ... [Published Standard Examiner - 21 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

Hooper can't afford growth from high-density housing

Editor,I have often wondered what kind of medication the person was on who made the statement, "We need to become a city to stay country." What a fallacy.When developers mention "lawsuit," it scares small cities to death. Not so with counties. That's ... [Published Standard Examiner - 22 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

Utah's first 'Vapor Fest' in Ogden will celebrate e-cigarettes

OGDEN -- The Weber County Fairgrounds will host Utah's first "Vapor Fest" this June.Crystal Jojola, who runs Grand Events Utah with her husband John Furse, said the June 21 event will feature local vapor shops along with other vendors, food and music ... [Published Standard Examiner - 23 hours ago]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Nurses and aids deserve our thanks

Editor,Nurses and their aids are in professions of which we do not give enough credit or thanks.I had to be in the hospital this past weekend for a internal bleed. Some of the things that had to be done were very embarrassing for me, and they made the ... [Published Standard Examiner - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

You reap what you sow

On the very day that Joyce Wilson's opinion column ran in the Standard-Examiner, ("We need highly effective teachers in the classroom," April 9) I ran into a former colleague from Highland Junior High. I told her to tell the students that I miss them, ... [Published Standard Examiner - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Springtime reminds us of whom we can become

"Nobody can really go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending."  -Maria RobinsonDon't you just love springtime? The horizon screams of spring as the budding trees and the tulips poke their heads above the earth. ... [Published Standard Examiner - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Zions Bank to move tech center, 100 jobs to Kaysville

KAYSVILLE -- One hundred professional-level technology jobs in Zions Bancorporation'sTechnology, Operations and Support division will relocate from WestValley City to office space within Zions Bank's Kaysville FinancialCenter.The application developers ... [Published Standard Examiner - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Fall of the House of Bush?

Are hard-line Republican conservatives about to implement their own version of political entitlement reform? Are we now witnessing the beginning of the fall of the House of Bush?If Edgar Allen Poe were alive and writing political analysis, it might make ... [Published Standard Examiner - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Defiant Tortoises: “We Don’t Recognize Ranchers’ Authority”

Mad as heck: "Our family has been homesteading this land for several millenia." /Wikimedia CommonsA small crowd blocks the highway in protest of a BLM roundup of animals on public land. A scuffle ensues, civilians are tased and pushed to the ground, but ... [Published Standard Examiner - Apr 16 2014]

Quotes

"How come God didn't tell us how to build that one?" - Keith Green, Ogden
...The best solution, as Beth Rhoades, WSU Concurrent Enrollment Program administrator said, is to advise teachers "to teach content with sensitivity for the cultural situation we are in."
"Electronic cigarettes mimic the psychological and physiological aspects of smoking," Frazier said. "For someone who hasn't been addicted or obsessive-compulsive about anything, they likely wouldn't understand."
Kaysville native.  "Because many of these jobs offer competitive pay to"

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Saturday Satire for April 19, 2014 [Published Standard Examiner - 2 hours ago]
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Hooper can't afford growth from high-density ho... [Published Standard Examiner - 22 hours ago]
Utah's first 'Vapor Fest' in Ogden will celebra... [Published Standard Examiner - 23 hours ago]
Nurses and aids deserve our thanks [Published Standard Examiner - Apr 16 2014]
Our View: Rancher broke the law [Published Standard Examiner - Apr 16 2014]
You reap what you sow [Published Standard Examiner - Apr 16 2014]
Zions Bank to move tech center, 100 jobs to Kay... [Published Standard Examiner - Apr 16 2014]
Springtime reminds us of whom we can become [Published Standard Examiner - Apr 16 2014]
Fall of the House of Bush? [Published Standard Examiner - Apr 16 2014]
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