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County Council reluctantly votes to raise property taxes

The Morgan County Council voted unanimously this week to increase property tax revenue by over 28 percent.  For a homeowner with a residence valued...

Morgan school grades released, comparing them to schools state-wide

In the latest round of Utah school grades released by the Utah State Board of Education, Morgan High School, Morgan Elementary School and Mountain...

County council repeals code of conduct in response to audit

In a Nov. 1 letter, the Utah State Auditor’s Office advised Morgan County that it had an insufficient conflict of interest disclosure process, inadequate...

SHARP survey results reported

Results of a much-debated school survey are in, and they aren’t surprising Morgan School District officials.  2017 Student Health and Risk Prevention (SHARP) survey results...

Lions Club Santa event announces rare date and venue change

While you will still be able to see Santa ride in on a fire truck, a few big things have changed at this year’s...

Every Morgan voting result close; School bond passes, Little re-elected city mayor

Everything in Morgan County was close this year after 4,090 ballots were cast in the vote-by-mail election.  As of Election Night, Nov. 7, the...

Fiscal, economic report supports new Mountain Green interchange

Following a recent study, a county consultant is recommending that the Utah Department of Transportation accelerate the construction timeline on a full Interstate 84...

County compelled to raise taxes to cover 911 emergency dispatch, loss of assessed revenue

The Morgan County Council is prepping to raise property taxes for the first time in recent memory due, in part, to increases in cost...

Fiber-optic internet slated to arrive in Morgan County

Fiber-optic high-speed internet broadband is coming to Morgan County, with its first appearance in Croydon along Interstate 84 by spring. All West Communications recently signed...

Two incumbents run uncontested for city seats

Two incumbents run uncontested for city seats By DEANNE WINTERTON News Editor Both incumbents Jeffery Richins and Eric Turner will be uncontested in their bids to retain...