Enlightened teaching from a former Buddhist monk
Wijitha Bandara, a former Buddhist monk from Sri Lanka, teaches religion at Salt Lake Community College in an enlightening way. Read more»
Sunday, Oct. 4 2015 8:00 p.m. MDT


In St. George, the mile I dread is made bearable by the family I love
Mile 18 is consistently the toughest part of any long-distance run for me. This time, I dedicated that stretch of the marathon to my friend, Mark Taylor. Read more»
Sunday, Oct. 4 2015 8:00 p.m. MDT
Kent Myers should have started for USU from Day 1
Though backup took Aggies to win over CSU, coach Matt Wells says Chuckie Keeton was his first, best choice. Saturday's game seemed to show otherwise. Read more»
Saturday, Oct. 3 2015 11:15 p.m. MDT
Mangum uses chunk yardage in leading BYU over UConn, sets freshman yardage record
After a week of living with the worst offensive performance in 40 years in a loss at Michigan, BYU freshman Tanner Mangum threw two touchdown passes and helped lead BYU past UConn Friday Read more»
Friday, Oct. 2 2015 11:35 p.m. MDT
Spread offense hazardous to QB's health
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Thursday, Sept. 17 2015 6:35 p.m. MDT
Top of Utah Marathon is must for runners
With so many local races to choose from, runners can feel overwhelmed deciding where to spend their time and money. If I had to choose only one Utah race to run each year, the Top of Read more»
Monday, Sept. 28 2015 9:27 a.m. MDT
Despite defeat, Aggies' hopes much higher than they were a week ago
It's not very often that a coach, his team and their fan base can come away feeling better about things after a loss than they do after a win. But that's certainly the case for Utah Read more»
Saturday, Sept. 12 2015 11:55 p.m. MDT
4 Utahns inducted into Intermountain Ski Hall of Fame
Four Utahns were inducted Thursday evening into the Intermountain Ski Hall of Fame during ceremonies at the Utah Olympic Park. There are 66 recipients in the Hall of Fame from Utah, Read more»
Friday, Sept. 25 2015 11:50 a.m. MDT


Canceling credit card doesn't erase credit history
Canceling a credit card doesn’t erase a person’s entire credit history, and it doesn’t erase their credit history with that company or their card, either. Read more»
Tuesday, Sept. 29 2015 9:32 a.m. MDT
Survey: Workplace bullying is still a problem
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Tuesday, Sept. 29 2015 5:05 a.m. MDT
Fed should hold off on raising interest rates
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Tuesday, Sept. 15 2015 5:00 a.m. MDT


The Iran 'treaty' is charading as a deal on Capitol HIll
Congress is finally having its say on the Iran deal. It will be an elaborate charade, however, because, having first gone to the U.N., President Obama has largely drained congressional Read more»
Friday, Sept. 11 2015 12:19 a.m. MDT
GOP should oppose Boehner's quest to fund Export-Import Bank
The Export-Import Bank has become one of the most egregious examples of crony capitalism. It's authorization expired on June 30, 2015. Republicans should oppose Boehner's attempt to Read more»
Thursday, Oct. 1 2015 12:05 a.m. MDT
Once 'Athens of the West,' a Kentucky city seeks revival and improvements
Unveiled at the Broadband Communities conference here in Lexington, a new 3,400-mile gigabit network will be open access and available to everyone. And Kentucky citizens and businesses Read more»
Sunday, Oct. 4 2015 12:05 a.m. MDT
With government shutdown avoided, focus shifts to Medicaid expansion
The scary prospect of a federal government shutdown has been avoided, making Halloween less frightening in Washington, D.C. But in Utah, Medicaid expansion has risen from the dead, Read more»
Sunday, Oct. 4 2015 12:05 a.m. MDT
Trump's 'management' skills highlight a bobblehead campaign
It is unclear that Trumpkins will all migrate to one candidate when their hero departs, strutting while slouching. And although deferring delights can be virtuous, nothing is now more Read more»
Monday, Sept. 28 2015 12:22 a.m. MDT
Fantasy football ads are changing the nature of sports
The danger of sports gambling is that the fundamental nature of the fan experience will change. Read more»
Thursday, Oct. 1 2015 12:10 a.m. MDT
School board members must speak up
Elected local board member’s loyalty is to the taxpayer and not the bureaucracy. The passage of HB250 clarifies the responsibilities of local school board members. Read more»
Saturday, Oct. 3 2015 12:05 a.m. MDT
It's time for candidates to make simplification of tax code an issue
Maybe it’s time for those running for office to make simplification of the tax code an issue in the upcoming national elections. Read more»
Monday, Oct. 5 2015 12:05 a.m. MDT
The GOP's new version of McCarthyism
What is there to say about House Republicans' inability to get something right? With Kevin McCarthy's recent response to the simplest question about GOP accomplishments in Congress, Read more»
Sunday, Oct. 4 2015 12:00 a.m. MDT
Utah needs leadership in education funding
In order to make Utah schools the high quality education experience Utah’s children deserve and need in the 21st century, the state will need a massive influx of education dollars, Read more»
Wednesday, Sept. 30 2015 12:05 a.m. MDT


Did Joseph Smith take the easy path?
Some have suggested that by claiming he'd received revelations, Joseph Smith sought a successful life without work. If so, he miscalculated very badly. Read more»
Thursday, Oct. 1 2015 5:00 a.m. MDT
36-year-old terminally ill father says everyone has two stories
Paul Moore believes everyone has two stories to tell. The terminally ill husband and father chooses to tell the most inspiring one he can. Read more»
Wednesday, Sept. 23 2015 10:45 a.m. MDT
A trait we'll likely see in our new apostles
The common touch is like a sense of humor. You have it or you don’t. And pretending to have it makes matters worse. That common touch may be a reason the Savior chose fishermen Read more»
Wednesday, Sept. 30 2015 5:00 a.m. MDT
LDS FAQs a perfect resource for 'Come, Follow Me' discussions
One of the best surprises of the "Come, Follow Me" curriculum for youths is how interactive classroom conversations can sway from age-appropriate levity to powerful moments of testimony. Read more»
Sunday, Sept. 13 2015 5:00 a.m. MDT
It's not about the run
When I step outside on a cold morning for a jog, it's not about putting in the miles. It's about what I learn in the process. Read more»
Wednesday, Sept. 23 2015 5:00 a.m. MDT
Advice for future full-time missionaries: Why faith, laundry and an honest mission photo matter
By following five basic steps you can be a better-prepared missionary and more effective disciple of the Lord Jesus Christ. Read more»
Friday, Sept. 18 2015 5:00 a.m. MDT


Why clutter is sometimes so hard to clean
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Tuesday, Sept. 29 2015 5:32 p.m. MDT
Modern comedies don’t have to wallow in sleaze
Nancy Meyers’ new comedy “The Intern” is an adult comedy that doesn’t luxuriate in raunchiness. Read more»
Monday, Oct. 5 2015 11:26 a.m. MDT
Appreciating where we live
We are still in Europe as we write this week, and we’ve now been gone long enough that we will soon feel ready to head for home. Read more»
Tuesday, Sept. 22 2015 6:35 p.m. MDT
'Moving forward a step at a time' on life's highway
Our lives are day-to-day journeys with stops and detours, rough roads and smooth roads. In spite of problems, if we recalculate our compass due north it can be a never-ending journey Read more»
Wednesday, Sept. 23 2015 7:46 p.m. MDT
What qualities do you value in a spouse?
Commitment and optimism are two of my top contenders for the qualities I hope my daughter finds in a future spouse. Read more»
Monday, Sept. 28 2015 6:00 p.m. MDT