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Our View: Judge correct on river access

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Judge Keith Kelly made the right decision when he ruled in favor of granting public access to a popular fishing and canoeing section of the Weber River above Rockport Reservoir. Kelly’s ruling...

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Our View: Keep good landlord program

It is unfortunate that a recent forum at Weber State University regarding Ogden’s Good Landlord Program didn’t include any advocates for the program....


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Our View: Build more apartments

In Utah, with its large families, it is not unusual for parents to have adult children trying to get out on their own while there are still younger children at home....


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Our View: Judge correct on river access

Judge Keith Kelly made the right decision when he ruled in favor of granting public access to a popular fishing and canoeing section of the Weber River above...


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Our View: Thumbs up, thumbs down

Thumbs up to Ogden City for coming up with a plan to jumpstart revitalization of the east-central part of town between 20th and 30th Streets. The plan, called...


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Our View: Flag apps that encourage school 'swats'

Remember when we used to swat flies? Or a swatting at school meant a form of corporal punishment? Now a disturbing social trend has developed in which a person can...




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Our View: Rio Tinto goes alternative energy

During its tenure in northern Utah, the soccer team Real Salt Lake has proven itself a winner. We have our stars, including the league’s best goalie, Nick...


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Our View: Keep the fort standing

Ogden city bureaucracy made the national and international news this past weekend when Jeremy Trentelman built a pretty cool-looking box fort for his kids in the...


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Our View: Thumbs up, thumbs down

Thumbs up to President Obama coming to Utah this week to meet with local officials and speak at Hill Air Force Base. The president’s visit puts a spotlight on...


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Our View: Utah law becomes an example for the country

We have no sympathy for officials in Indiana and Arkansas who are backpedaling after backlash over the passage of religious liberties laws that critics say allow...


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Our View: Utah needs truck speed limit

When Utah and other Western states decided to raise speed limits above 75 mph on highway stretches some officials forgot to consult with an important stakeholder:...


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