Opinion

Who deserves praise and criticism this week in Northern Utah?

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Today’s topics: #ADayWithoutImmigrants, Utah’s minimum wage, the Benedictine sisters...

Letters

Utah lawmakers want to sell off public lands, and it's hurting our pocketbooks

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I write to highlight and oppose actions by our Legislature, and our congressional representative, to do away with or shrink Bears Ears National Monument and Grand Staircase, Escalante Monument. These lands will benefit Utah’s lucrative outdoor tourism industry and be a legacy for generations...


National Commentary

Milo Yiannopoulos discovers the consequences of free speech

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“We're wonderfully free to say whatever we want to,” writes Christine Emba. “But that doesn't mean we should.”


Our View

Utah's Mia Love understands the need for accessible, affordable birth control

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Love’s bill offers a sensible approach to birth control. If the ACA is repealed, women need access to over-the counter contraceptives.


National Commentary

Can Democrats rise to Trump's challenge?

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E.J. Dionne Jr. asks, Can the Democratic Party’s new leader harness the energy of the anti-Trump movement?


Letters

Utah needs a law to help terminally ill patients transition

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After watching my brother spend 12 days in the ICU of a local hospital slowly deteriorating in health daily and finally passing on the 12th day, I have to question why Utah won't pass a law like many of the states around us to help terminal patients in their transition in death. Is it because it...


National Commentary

Sweden decided to take in thousands of refugees. It isn't going well

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“By welcoming a historic number of asylum-seekers proportionate to its population, Sweden has indeed embarked on a vast social experiment that wasn't well thought out and isn't going very well,” writes Rich Lowry.


Me, Myself as Mommy

Feminazi days may be past, but women still fight the good fight

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Females are conquering STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) careers.


Our View

If Utah wants to reduce homelessness, Lantern House is worth a $700K investment

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Utah lawmakers can either find $700,000 to sustain Lantern House now or pay more to address homelessness in the future. It’s their choice.


National Commentary

How Trump affects the presidential rankings

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Trump is making Dwight Eisenhower look awfully good, writes Steve Chapman.


Real Estate

Real estate: How buying a house is like riding a bike

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Why hire a real estate professional? Would you take up cycling without a proper bike fitting and a helmet?


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