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VIDEO: Kauai really something to crow about

KAUAI, Hawaii — It’s 5 a.m. on a Sunday morning, and I can’t sleep. It isn’t simply because it’s already 9 a.m. back home, either....


Our View

Our View: Weber needs to address diesel emissions

  We can understand the desire of Weber officials to do their due diligence gathering information and discussing all aspects of a proposal to implement diesel...


Sports , Staff Columns

Kanter plays villain, lives out pro wrestling dream

The day after the Jazz drafted him with the No. 3 overall pick in the 2011 NBA draft, Enes Kanter tipped his hand. Or maybe he called his shot. Told the future?...


National Commentary

America's obsession with STEM education is dangerous

If Americans are united in any conviction these days, it is that we urgently need to shift the country’s education toward the teaching of specific, technical...


Letters

Not everyone can train a service dog

Editor, This is in response to the article (March 28, 2014) about soldier Jason Richburg attempting to raise funds need to train a Service Dog to help his PTSD....




National Commentary

When discrimination hides behind religious faith

Where is Leslie Knope when we need her? Indiana's "Religious Freedom Restoration Act," which purports to protect Christians from being forced to apply the Golden...


Our View

Our View: Thumbs up, thumbs down

Thumbs up to Davis County officials for releasing the list of county residents mistakenly issued tax credits last year. Although the list totaled only about $3,000,...


Guest Commentary

Should school superintendents be certified?

I believe assurance of ability to perform a given educational task should be required. Yet, I have never been convinced that certification following the...


Letters

Grandson died because people weren't vaccinated

Editor, My baby grandson died several years ago in France from whooping cough. His death could have been avoided if those around him had been vaccinated. His life...


Our View

Our View: Keep Union Station running

Union Station is the centerpiece of Ogden. The iconic building at the end of Historic 25th Street is a reminder of Junction City’s railroad past and its...


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Atheism has race, gender problems

CNN’s special report on atheists this week didn’t draw many viewers, and has been kickedaround a bit in the blogosphere. Certainly the program had its...