Ogden needs a world-class municipal airport

Ogden-Hinckley Airport

If Ogden is going to remain one of America’s best small cities, it needs a world-class...

National Commentary

Donald Trump just encouraged Russia to spy on Hillary Clinton

Campaign 2016 Trump 7-27-16

Russia is traditionally an American adversary. But to Donald Trump, it’s a potential ally against Hillary Clinton, writes Aaron Blake.

National Commentary

Hillary Clinton's challenge — establishing trust

DEM 2016 Convention Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton delivers her acceptance speech tonight. She’ll need to be persuasive.

National Commentary

Bill Clinton's most important speech

DEM 2016 Convention Bill Clinton Speech

Bill Clinton has always thrived in the spotlight, writes E.J. Dionne Jr. Tuesday night, in one of the most important speeches of his life, he turned the spotlight on his wife.


$7 million could've been put to better use

House Benghazi Report

When someone is accused of committing an error in judgment, isn't it possible to prosecute the matter without spending $7 million? Repairing our nation's infrastructure could have used a few of those millions. Mona Maggio Ogden

National Commentary

Michelle Obama is the Democrats' best weapon against Donald Trump

DEM 2016 Convention FLOTUS

PHILADELPHIA — Michelle Obama never said Donald Trump's name during her speech at the convention Monday night, yet she offered a more effective rebuttal of the Republican nominee and the mantra that animates his campaign than any other Democrat has been able to thus far in 2016. One week after...

Our View

A long, heroic weekend for Northern Utah firefighters

BZ 072516 Fire 05

Fire crews did everything within their power to save lives and property at three big fires over the weekend. And in the end, they prevailed.

National Commentary

For the sake of the kids, turn down that racket

Unwanted Sound

“Noise truly is a great plight of our time,” writes Esther J. Cepeda. “Enjoying quiet should be a top priority for everyone — and be considered a right for children.”


America's growing racial divide flies in the face of reason

Police Shootings Dallas-1

The remake of a 1977 epic TV miniseries “Roots” required re-examination of data relative to the history of slavery in America. The 2016 version of “Roots” traces the journey of slaves as they became “freemen” then citizens of the USA. Important events along the...


Trump's "rookie mistake" isn't acceptable

GOP 2016 Convention Trump Pence Flag

According to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, Donald Trump's remarks on NATO can be attributed to a “rookie mistake.” Such mistakes are OK when you are an Ogden Raptor in the rookie league. However, for the person who has control of the nuclear button and is the commander in...

National Commentary

How Hillary Clinton can take advantage of the Cleveland calamity

Campaign 2016 Clinton 7-23-16

“Clinton cannot rely on voters' disgust with Donald Trump to elect her president,” writes Jennifer Rubin. “In 2012, Mitt Romney learned it is not enough to slam the other guy.”

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