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State school board should be elected

Editor, Our Utah School Board, in the future, will be flat out appointed by the governor, approved by the senate, unless ... We all get on the phones and call our...


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Wood burning can be controlled without ban

Editor, No to the over-reaching ban. Yes to the current scientific-trusted method of identifying the bad days. Wood burning can be controlled without a blanket...


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Expanding test range threatens 'ecological island'

Editor, I live in Box Elder County in large part because of its proximity to the west desert. Although I’d prefer it doesn’t happen at all, now that...


National Commentary

Ignore liberal critics of 'American Sniper'

Bill Maher called Chris Kyle of "American Sniper" a "psychopath patriot." Michael Moore called military snipers "cowards" who shoot people in the back. Howard...


Letters

Impressed with state representative

Editor, After attending a town hall meeting held by Utah State House Representative Mike Schultz on Jan. 27, real hope for our region of the state became apparent....




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New aircraft don't need bigger test range

Editor, I have a very difficult time believing this new age of aircraft requires additional airspace that also incorporates additional ground space. I have been...


Letters

Roy has real problems

Roy subdivision plan called “crazy.” They do not understand the real problems in Roy: 1) We are running out of water. 2) We have lost all our...


Our View

Our View: LDS Church challenges legislators

Even though The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints claims that there has been no change in any of its official positions, its news conference on Tuesday...


Letters

A 'no-brainer' to help reduce air pollution

Editor, While I oppose the wood-burning ban proposal, I strongly suggest that another method take priority in helping reduce the pollutants contributing to the...


Letters

Curious timing for LDS Church announcement

Editor, President Thomas Monson's closing remarks in last October's LDS General Conference admonished us all to "stand up for what you believe in." The tone of...


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Ignore liberal critics of 'American Sniper'

Bill Maher called Chris Kyle of "American Sniper" a "psychopath patriot." Michael Moore called military snipers "cowards" who shoot people in the back. Howard...


Sleepless in Davis County: Hunting for the homeless

About the time we hit Farmington’s upscale Station Park shopping center, I began to realize this was not your typical search for the homeless. Each year,...