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Our View: Thumbs up, thumbs down

Thumbs up to The Ohio State Buckeyes for winning the first true NCAA football championship. The game, televised Jan. 12 by ESPN, broke all kinds of rating records...


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Our View: Reid's consulting job

It doesn’t surprise us that Stuart Reid has landed a lucrative consulting contract with Weber County after deciding not to run for re-election to the Utah...


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Our View: Incentives for Cabela's unwise

Cabela’s is a popular outdoor retail store that will undoubtedly add to Farmington’s growing presence as a shopping hub. It makes sense that the...


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Our View: A toast to Oda

We’ve had our disagreements with Rep. Curt Oda in the past, but we think his proposed bill to make sure heritage festivals don’t run dry is spot on. In...


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Our View: Widen 12th Street

Weber County has renewed efforts to possibly widen 12th Street from 4700 West westward to serve industrial sites near the Great Salt Lake. The road is a route for...




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Our View: Defining the work week

“Eight hours’ of labour. Eight hours’ of recreation. Eight hours’ rest.” That is the phrase Englishman Robert Owen coined in 1817 to...


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Our View: Thumbs up, thumbs down

Thumbs down to Gov. Gary Herbert for supporting a lawsuit against him by the Utah Republican Party, which is trying to overturn Senate Bill 54. The law, which was...


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Our View: Another Roy police investigation

No matter how Roy officials spin it, the circumstances surrounding the police department are concerning. For the second time in less than two years, the police...


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Our View: Free speech lessons from Paris

Political cartoons have been a component of free speech in Western civilizations ever since the first crude drawing rolled off a printing press. Even as news and...


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The Utah GOP attacks itself

Bizarre. That is the best word we can come up with to describe the behavior of the Utah Republican Party leadership this week and their obsession with Senate Bill...


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