Kerry Bringhurst talks to the Standard Examiner's editor Dave Greiling every Wednesday about the paper's headlines.
Weber High School Assistant Principal Fired
Jim Bell was terminated from Weber High School on March 21 and the school district also provided information about that termination to the North Ogden police department. The allegations or charges against Jim Bell have not been released.
Ice Sheet Expansion
The venue for the 2002 winter Olympic curling matches is being expanded due to its popularity. Projected cost of the renovation is about $7.5 million. Funds for the facility's expansion will come in part from RAMP tax (Recreation and Amusement Park) money.
New Ride at Lagoon
A 42-foot tower called "Air Race" is being constructed now and will hopefully be ready by the time the park opens this weekend.
Read these full stories and the rest of the week's news at the Standard Examiner's website.