Opinion

Rave reviews and an unforseen horoscope blunder

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My horoscope for Thursday said “it does not matter how many things have gone wrong in the past ... things will start to go right tomorrow (Friday) when mind planet Mercury moves in your favor....

Letters

Sympathy goes to those who lose loved ones

Editor, I read a recent letter, “Suicide is not murder,” that I know was a reply to my previous letter. The writer extended a couple of challenges....


Letters

Gas prices should stay low

Editor, I am from Troop 738 in Sunset. Did you know that gasoline prices have gone way down? I wish that it would stay that low. It always goes down in the winter....


Our View

Our View: Net fuels Jade Helm paranoia

As we have reported in the Standard-Examiner, Utah and six other states are part of the “Jade Helm 15” military exercise. According to the U.S....


Guest Commentary

Growing pains in Davis County: Zone Centerville Right

Recently a friend of mine told me her friend lives in West Kaysville. Not long ago, "West Kaysville" wasn't even a concept. Now the town is separated into nicer,...


National Commentary

Carson, Fiorina won't change 2016 election

Carly Fiorina and Ben Carson have made their presidential candidacies official. This is simple: No one remotely like them has come remotely close to winning a...




National Commentary

Elizabeth Warren stirs fake debate over trade

Government secrecy is a far more captivating topic than the failings of intellectual property protections in southeast Asia. So it’s hardly a surprise that...


Letters

A tribute to moms

Editor, That face: The most expressive part of the human body is the face which is capable of a wide range of emotions. It is through the face that we communicate...


Letters

Lots of road work along the Wasatch Front

Editor, There is lots of road work going on along the Wasatch Front. Widening a bridge to add a lane here, adding a specific turn lane here. Even who new roads...


Letters

It's 'Melanoma Monday' in Utah, nation

Editor, It's Melanoma Monday in Utah and across the nation on May 4, 2015, a day centered on the early detection and prevention of a disease that kills thousands...


Letters

Retiring doctor has great skill, compassion

Editor, It is not often in today's society that you can find a doctor who is dedicated to his choice of careers. I worked with Dr. Scott Swift for some years,...


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