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Our View: Reform military pension tax policy in Utah

Lee Perry

We’ve long believed that military retirement pay should be exempt from state taxes. It’s an unnecessary extra grab of veterans’ hard-earned money...

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Our View: Walk your pet to the dog park

When it comes to the com­plaints about park­ing ac­cess to the new, very pop­u­lar dog park in North Og­den, we agree with the...


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Our View: Allow mini-bottles to be sold

The Utah Alcoholic Beverage Control Commission needs to have the spine to allow a Layton distillery to sell mini-bottles of liquor. Members’ decision to give...


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Our View: Reform military pension tax policy in Utah

We’ve long believed that military retirement pay should be exempt from state taxes. It’s an unnecessary extra grab of veterans’ hard-earned money...


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Our View: Harsh rhetoric against police is dangerous

Whether on social media, traditional media or otherwise, the increase in harsh rhetoric against law enforcement needs to be tempered. It is not only frequently...


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Our View: Thumbs up, thumbs down

Thumbs up: To Huntsville resident Laura Warburton, who with others has done much good in bringing awareness and solutions to battling suicide. Her nonprofit, Live...




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Our View: On shooting, police lacked transparency

The Ogden Police Department was negligent in delaying the announcement of a shooting victim’s death for three days. On Thursday, Aug. 20, Corbin Samuel...


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Our View: Protect yourself from the air

Surprisingly, it’s been a cooler summer than anticipated. It was very hot in June, but July was almost spring-like and August has had cool days as well,...


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Our View: Begin diesel testing Weber-Morgan

Davis County is cracking down on excessive diesel smoke emissions, and it’s making a difference. As we reported, “Environmental Health Services...


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Our View: Don't play politics with gold mine spill

There’s some good news after the large spill from an abandoned gold mine tainted rivers in Colorado. The waters are recovering, despite a massive, serious...


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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....


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Our View: Walk your pet to the dog park

When it comes to the com­plaints about park­ing ac­cess to the new, very pop­u­lar dog park in North Og­den, we agree with the...