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Our View: Demolish school, build park

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The Ogden School District would like to tear down the old Edison Elementary School if it can find the funding. The school was closed several years ago and has now become an eyesore with graffiti and...

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Our View: Utah must deal with firing squad image

For better or worse, Utah will now be known as the firing squad state. How we deal with that reality going forward is now the issue. National and international...


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Our View: Deny latest Stericylce request

You’ve got to hand it to officials at Stericycle Inc. -- they’ve got chutzpah. Stericycle, the medical waste burning plant that was fined $2.3 million...


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Our View: Demolish school, build park

The Ogden School District would like to tear down the old Edison Elementary School if it can find the funding. The school was closed several years ago and has now...


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Our View: Thumbs Up, thumbs down

Thumbs up to the Utah Department of Transportation’s Student Neighborhood Access Program, or SNAP. The program is designed to help children walk home safely...


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Our View: Your right to know

Sunshine Week has concluded, and what have we learned about government transparency? Nationally we learned the Obama administration set a new record for censoring...




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Our View: Give voters options

We believe that the goal for any municipality should be to make voting as convenient as possible for its citizens. That’s why the correct answer to the...


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Our View: March Madness begins

It’s that time of the year when a madness settles over the American populace related to a sporting event. That’s right. Today the first games tip off...


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Our View: Grandfather home businesses

 It’s not your grandfather’s home business in North Ogden anymore. And that is unfortunate. The city council is considering a new home-based...


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Our View: Utah's Medicaid procrastination

We’re disappointed that Utah’s Legislature adjourned its session without reaching agreement on Medicaid expansion. The political procrastination will...


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Our View: Thumbs up, thumbs down

Thumbs up: To Sunshine Week, which is an annual national effort from civic groups and media to improve awareness, transparency and access to government. The...


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