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Our View: Be safe on Halloween night

Jayden Rathbone

Halloween is big business in America. It’s estimated that $7 billion is spent each year on Halloween costumes, candy, parties, etc. If that doesn’t surprise you, check out this statistic:...

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Editor, Every since I can remember a member of my family has supported America in every conflict. Since 1777 we have fought and voted Republican. After coming back...


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A Halloween dose of opinion -- The five scariest movie scenes

The late-great Alfred Hitchcock was fond of saying, “People pay money to be scared.” In honor of this Halloween season, your opinion editor, who...


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Editor: I’m writing to endorse Dori Mosher for Ogden School Board. Dori is a long-time citizen of Ogden. She has been involved in the community in several...


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Editor, I am writing to you to offer my support to Donna McAleer, candidate for Congress, First District of Utah. Donna has my support because I am tired of the...


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Editor, Sixty-two years ago, when I first started voting, my voting location was just around the corner on my own block. Several years ago, my voting location...


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Christian is as Christian does

Editor, What’s with all the judging and hating going on? I, as a Christian, love all people, but I don’t like certain lifestyles, and I don’t...


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Our View: Be safe on Halloween night

Halloween is big business in America. It’s estimated that $7 billion is spent each year on Halloween costumes, candy, parties, etc. If that doesn’t...


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