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Our View: Ogden YMCA a true 'community' center

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The YMCA opened the Larry H. and Gail Miller Family Foundation YMCA Community Family Center this week with a ribbon-cutting and grand celebration. The center on Ogden School District...

Letters

Wood a renewable heat resource

Editor, Everyone in Utah cares about air quality and our collective good health. During these winter months many of us rely on wood-burning heat sources to keep...


Guest Commentary

Commission: Offer choices and see military health care costs

The Military Compensation and Retirement Modernization Commission is urging President Obama to endorse and Congress to enact sweeping changes to military health...


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Our View: Rep. Ray's antics bomb

We are concerned by the antics of Rep. Paul Ray at an anti-death penalty rally Tuesday on Utah’s capitol steps. About 20 people held signs protesting...


Guest Commentary

The public should not fund non-public institutions

The Utah Democratic Party primaries are open to all members of the public. Yet the Republican-dominated Utah State Legislature has allowed the Utah Republican...


Sports , Staff Columns

Damian Lillard's mad and the NBA's gonna pay

Don’t cry for Damian Lillard, cry for the poor NBA guards who’ll face him in the coming days, weeks and months. Because the Western Conference is...




Letters

Wood burning ban oppressive

Editor, I have asked our state representatives to help us. I asked them to craft a standalone bill (or amend another bill) to cripple ridiculous regulations that...


Letters

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...


Letters

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...


Letters

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...

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Damian Lillard's mad and the NBA's gonna pay

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Our View: Rep. Ray's antics bomb

We are concerned by the antics of Rep. Paul Ray at an anti-death penalty rally Tuesday on Utah’s capitol steps. About 20 people held signs protesting...