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Letters

Don't fall for the incorporation nonsense

Editor, One day in July of this year I had occasion to visit some cousins I haven’t seen in a while who live in Warren. It seemed good to see them and I...


Letters

Don't force your beliefs on others

Editor, Some people are hypocrites regarding their religious beliefs. As always, they misinterpret the Bible. You can’t force your beliefs on other people...


Letters

Work to be proud of where you live

Editor, Bullies have no right to walk into others places of public and private property at 1 a.m. to 2 a.m. while others sleep and vandalize property and damage...


Letters

Support Bishop for opposing Eisenhower Memorial design

Editor, The Aug. 25 editorial "Get the Eisenhower Memorial through, Bishop" makes it sound like Rep. Rob Bishop is alone in working to stop the design of the $150...


Letters

Reader says doomsday writer is a dying breed

Editor, I just wanted to thank the writer of the letter, “Our votes have brought the wrath of God”  for giving us, who did not vote for the...




National Commentary

No time for an interest rate hike

Federal Reserve officials have held out the prospect that at long last they may raise interest rates at their September meeting, with the hike taking effect by...


National Commentary

How governments should respond when stock markets tank

Last week’s fall in global stock markets was one of the most widely anticipated corrections of recent memory, but what follows could come as a bigger shock....


Our View

Our View: Get the Eisenhower Memorial through, Bishop

As former U.S. Sen. Bob Dole reminds us in a letter to the editor, it’s time for the Eisenhower Memorial, a fitting tribute for the former general and U.S....


Guest Commentary

Using heroin or meth all but guarantees disaster

I want to share a message with the youth out there. My name is Brian Wood and I am serving an indeterminate sentence of 2-25 years in the Utah State Prison for...


Letters

Marijuana regulation should belong to ATF

Editor, It makes absolutely no sense to legalize marijuana for medicinal purposes before recreational use. We know alcohol, tobacco and many other things are not...


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