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Our View: Protect yourself from the air

Hazy Ben Lomond in August 2015

Surprisingly, it’s been a cooler summer than anticipated. It was very hot in June, but July was almost spring-like and August has had cool days as well,...

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Our View: Harsh rhetoric against police is dangerous

Whether on social media, traditional media or otherwise, the increase in harsh rhetoric against law enforcement needs to be tempered. It is not only frequently...


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Our View: Thumbs up, thumbs down

Thumbs up: To Huntsville resident Laura Warburton, who with others has done much good in bringing awareness and solutions to battling suicide. Her nonprofit, Live...


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Our View: On shooting, police lacked transparency

The Ogden Police Department was negligent in delaying the announcement of a shooting victim’s death for three days. On Thursday, Aug. 20, Corbin Samuel...


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Our View: Protect yourself from the air

Surprisingly, it’s been a cooler summer than anticipated. It was very hot in June, but July was almost spring-like and August has had cool days as well,...


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Our View: Begin diesel testing Weber-Morgan

Davis County is cracking down on excessive diesel smoke emissions, and it’s making a difference. As we reported, “Environmental Health Services...




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Our View: Don't play politics with gold mine spill

There’s some good news after the large spill from an abandoned gold mine tainted rivers in Colorado. The waters are recovering, despite a massive, serious...


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Our View: Get the Eisenhower Memorial through, Bishop

As former U.S. Sen. Bob Dole reminds us in a letter to the editor, it’s time for the Eisenhower Memorial, a fitting tribute for the former general and U.S....


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Our View: Thumbs up, thumbs down

Thumbs up: To the Harrisville road barrier finally being removed from the middle of Highway 89. As a result, frustrated motorists are now able to have immediate...


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Our View: Keep Planned Parenthood funding

Gov. Gary Herbert is wrong to order state agencies to halt the distribution of federal funding for Planned Parenthood. The organization has come under criticism...


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Our View: Think local, not national, on tax proposals

Officials from Weber and Davis counties approved a local sales tax increase to be placed on the November ballot. It derives from the last state legislative session,...


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Our View: Harsh rhetoric against police is dangerous

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