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Taggart's Grill — Everybody's secret
Stuck out in the sticks next to a freeway exit in Weber Canyon, people beat a path to Taggart's Grill. Read more»
Monday, Nov. 7 2016 8:27 a.m. MST

Sports

Utah coach Guy Holliday uses Twitter to motivate and inspire himself — and others if they choose to be
Utah coach Guy Holliday uses Twitter to motivate and inspire himself - and others if they choose. Example: “Make today great because tomorrow isn’t promised! You can’t Read more»
Sunday, Nov. 6 2016 9:00 p.m. MST
Real Salt Lake must get younger to get better
General manager Craig Waibel says competing in MLS takes youth. Whether that means changes among the cornerstones has yet to be answered. Read more»
Friday, Nov. 4 2016 9:40 a.m. MDT
As BYU football hits the road, athletic director Holmoe praises independence
All of BYU's road trips have been high drama. So have the home games. The Cougars' first-ever visit to the state of Ohio, to play Cincinnati, is another opportunity and BYU athletic Read more»
Friday, Nov. 4 2016 6:10 p.m. MDT
Did the NFL get hoggy?
Mark Cuban warned about NFL greed and an eventual "implosion" when the league added Thursday night games in 2014 — and now TV ratings for NFL games are dropping dramatically. Read more»
Sunday, Nov. 6 2016 7:00 p.m. MST
Running races internationally
Running a marathon is tough enough. Add in the stress of travel and it just got tougher. Here are a few tips to make running an international race a little easier. Read more»
Sunday, Nov. 6 2016 8:30 p.m. MST
Jay Hill has Wildcats' program back on a winning track
While the University of Utah and BYU hog most of the college football headlines in the Beehive State, and rightfully so, another instate program, Weber State, is quietly having a solid Read more»
Saturday, Nov. 12 2016 6:40 p.m. MST

Opinion

How the new Republican majority can succeed
Donald Trump won fair and square and, as Hillary Clinton said, is owed an open mind and a chance to lead. It is therefore incumbent upon conservatives to think through how to make a Read more»
Sunday, Nov. 13 2016 12:10 a.m. MST
Trump is president-elect and the world did not end
It turns out the world did not end on Election Day. The sun still came up Wednesday morning. I still took my kids, including Ben, to school, on a beautiful, crisp fall day. Read more»
Thursday, Nov. 10 2016 12:05 a.m. MST
Final thoughts about an astonishing election
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Sunday, Nov. 6 2016 12:05 a.m. MDT
A disruptive yet ruinous triumph for the GOP
At dawn Tuesday in West Quoddy Head, Maine, America's easternmost point, it was certain that by midnight in Cape Wrangell, Alaska, America's westernmost fringe, there would be a loser Read more»
Sunday, Nov. 13 2016 12:10 a.m. MST
Election's over; where's the apocalypse?
The nation's future always has depended more on what so-called little people do — the millions of daily decisions that add up to what the nation values and believes — than Read more»
Wednesday, Nov. 9 2016 9:00 a.m. MST
Credit card debt is growing too quickly again
The U.S. is on track to break $1 trillion in outstanding credit card debt for the first time in history. Read more»
Tuesday, Nov. 8 2016 12:05 a.m. MST
The mourning after a Trump victory
Trump captured a moment and promised to make America great again. He also said he'll be the president of everybody. Let's hope he wasn't just reading from a teleprompter — and Read more»
Sunday, Nov. 13 2016 12:45 a.m. MST
Amid the shouting, it's surprising how much alike we really are
With the gigantic schism that's opened between liberals and conservatives in the last few election cycles, it's easy to think the two groups are as alike as pickles and penguins. Read more»
Wednesday, Nov. 16 2016 12:15 a.m. MST
Dear Utah Democrats, please cast an effective vote against Trump
At the end of the day, Hillary Clinton doesn’t need your vote and in any case it will not help her. Read more»
Monday, Nov. 7 2016 6:30 p.m. MST
Lessons from the cautionary tale of Nicaragua
The story of Nicaragua and Daniel Ortega is a reminder that, as Lord Acton put it, “power corrupts and absolute power corrupts absolutely.” It takes vigilance to maintain Read more»
Wednesday, Nov. 9 2016 12:10 a.m. MST

Faith

The challenge the New Testament makes to the world
The four Gospels portray Jesus in a sober, serious and stunning way that demands a pivotal choice of its readers. Read more»
Thursday, Nov. 10 2016 5:00 a.m. MST
Two high school classmates reunited 60 years after ‘the question’
This Thanksgiving, Martha Stevenson of Arlington, Virginia, is thankful for all the usual things. She’s got family, friends, freedom and a roof over her head. But this year she Read more»
Tuesday, Nov. 22 2016 2:15 p.m. MST
Even a spiritual feast needs a table setter
Sometimes it takes more people to prepare for a spiritual feast than it takes to enjoy one. And the table setters never ask for public recognition. All they want is for their efforts Read more»
Wednesday, Nov. 9 2016 5:00 a.m. MST
Beautiful Croatia and a worldwide church
On a trip to Croatia, Slovenia, Bosnia and Montenegro, I met wonderful people and lovely cultures, and I was reminded of the the worldwide nature of the Jesus Christ's church and the Read more»
Sunday, Nov. 13 2016 5:00 a.m. MST
Living in the US and more than 200 miles from an LDS temple
Being part of the minority of LDS members who live 200-plus miles from a temple provides opportunities for sacrifice and self-reflection. Read more»
Friday, Nov. 18 2016 5:00 a.m. MST

Family

Dear daughter, you are the kind of magic I believe in
Christmas is coming before you know it. And after my daughter casually dropped the "I don't believe" bomb this week on the way to school, this year might be different. Read more»
Tuesday, Nov. 8 2016 3:07 p.m. MST
'Is he yours?' and other things people ask about adoption
I'm generally surprised by the questions people ask about my son, but one in particular recently made me rethink my answers. Read more»
Tuesday, Nov. 8 2016 1:17 p.m. MST
A peek behind the scenes at one of Steve Young's book signings
The crowd was filled with old and young sprinkled with some 49er fans dressed in their finest. He greeted everyone, acknowledging their comments and leveling out their praises. Even Read more»
Friday, Nov. 18 2016 2:20 p.m. MST