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Our View: Review police procedures

Utah Conventions

Utah Republican Party chairman James Evans, who is black, grew up in a South Carolina town in the 1960s and 1970s. In an interview with the Standard-Examiner, he recalled his experiences growing up...

Letters

Article on trash in valley missed the point

Editor, The story on trash in the Ogden Valley missed the point by a mile. The person who drinks a 12 pack of beer on our beaches isn't going to read that story...


Letters

Delinquent elephants and delinquent boys

Editor. “Delinquent Elephants” is a TV documentary about a part of Africa where biologists started finding unusual numbers of dead "Rhinos." Something...


Letters

Altice needs to be released and receive therapy

Editor, I agree 100 percent with the letter writer of “No need for lawsuits in Altice case,” (June 30) regarding the schoolteacher. Those boys weren't...


Our View

Our View: No excuse for rape kits backlog

There is no excuse for the substantial rape kit backlog in the Top of Utah, with some kits going untested for more than 15 years. For example, in Ogden, there...


National Commentary

A fair week's work

The idea that workers should get time and a half pay for overtime — that is, a 50 percent boost in hourly pay for any hours they put in past 40 per week...




National Commentary

No Labels, Huntsman stakes out a national agenda

President Barack Obama recently expressed his frustration at dysfunction in Washington. “Congress doesn’t work the way it should. Issues are left...


Letters

Assault survivor thanks family for help

Editor, I’m writing this letter to express my sincere appreciation to the Barber family of North Ogden. I have been made aware of your generosity, and...


Letters

Reader right about Roy finance questions

Editor, In regards to the letter "Reader questions Roy finance department,“ the writer is right. I don't understand this either and my bill went up by about...


Letters

We have funds to end backlog of rape kits

Editor, I was amazed once again to read of the backlog of untested rape cases and how 15-20 of those cases have been linked to one man, who may walking in your...


Standard Deviations

Like it or not, same-sex marriage ruling all about love

After reading quite a few reactions to Friday’s Supreme Court decision allowing same-sex marriages throughout the land, the piece I most identify with comes...


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Article on trash in valley missed the point

Editor, The story on trash in the Ogden Valley missed the point by a mile. The person who drinks a 12 pack of beer on our beaches isn't going to read that story...


Like it or not, same-sex marriage ruling all about love

After reading quite a few reactions to Friday’s Supreme Court decision allowing same-sex marriages throughout the land, the piece I most identify with comes...