Plan B: 'Ride my bike to Utah'
College graduate Billy Harrison of New York bicycled from Vermont to Park City to sort out the direction of his life during a Utah winter. Read more»
Sunday, Nov. 1 2015 6:35 p.m. MST


Bountiful girls won volleyball title by putting their differences aside
Bountiful won the title long before Saturday's championship match when they decided to put differences aside for the benefit of the team's goals. Their efforts resulted in a 4A state Read more»
Sunday, Nov. 8 2015 9:50 p.m. MST
Don't expect Stockton to give his second-best as a college coach
Former Jazz star will make position at Montana State a priority on the days he's with the team. Read more»
Tuesday, Oct. 27 2015 11:53 p.m. MDT
BYU soccer player Carla Swensen's injury is one for the books — literally
BYU sophomore soccer forward Carla Swensen had no idea the unheard of injury she suffered in practice that ended her season would become a case study and likely be the first of its Read more»
Wednesday, Oct. 28 2015 6:25 p.m. MDT
Lights, camera, wait!
More and more high school football games are being televised, and if the NFL and NCAA are any indication, this is not a good thing Read more»
Tuesday, Oct. 27 2015 10:30 p.m. MDT
Napa Valley Ragnar Relay brings runners together
Life is busy, hectic and chaotic. Some days I barely have time to shower, much less run over 200 miles with 11 other people over two days. But I keep signing up for these relays because Read more»
Sunday, Nov. 8 2015 11:38 p.m. MST
Win or lose, lessons learned playing prep sports are well worth the effort
After a season that started with such hope and optimism, prep football teams that perhaps didn't find the success they strived for should simply enjoy the journey and savor all those Read more»
Saturday, Oct. 31 2015 9:04 p.m. MDT
Utah Ski Archives turns 25
Over the past 25 years the annual Ski Affair has made it possible for the Utah Ski Archives to collect thousands of photos, films, tapes and books documenting the history of skiing Read more»
Tuesday, Nov. 3 2015 3:00 p.m. MST


Anyone with an income can use a budget
Saving is one of the most important things you can do with money — for yourself and those around you. Read more»
Tuesday, Oct. 27 2015 5:00 a.m. MDT
Help children find sustainable pace to build balance, reader suggests
I'm always looking for opportunities to teach my children about working hard and finding the right balance in life. I wrote a few weeks ago about the challenge of teaching such lessons, Read more»
Tuesday, Oct. 27 2015 5:05 a.m. MDT
Incentivizing innovation, productivity can aid economic recovery
Intuitively, forcing immediate austerity on economies that seem to make sport out of spending others’ money seems the appropriate thing to do. But the Eurozone’s best hope Read more»
Tuesday, Oct. 27 2015 5:00 a.m. MDT


Skip the investigations, just win the presidential election
House Republicans don't quite get that they are hopeless at oversight hearings. They keep losing — and now the chairman of the House Oversight Committee has just introduced articles Read more»
Thursday, Oct. 29 2015 9:39 p.m. MDT
McAdams’ compensation proposal is actually a really good deal for county employees.
Instead of fighting Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams on this compensation proposal, Salt Lake County employees should rally behind him. Here's why. Read more»
Thursday, Oct. 29 2015 12:05 a.m. MDT
Panel at World Congress of Families highlights optimism for future
With the legal redefinition of marriage in June by a 5-4 vote of the Supreme Court, scholars and social activists now grapple with what to think and how to act in a new world bereft Read more»
Sunday, Nov. 1 2015 12:05 a.m. MDT
Discord between conservatives, 'liberal media' on national spotlight
Conservative Republicans and the "liberal media" have long been antagonists. But the presidential campaign and the performance of moderators at Republican debates have thrust this matter Read more»
Sunday, Nov. 15 2015 12:00 a.m. MST
Supreme Court tackles sinister trends
When government is empowered to regulate advocacy, it will be tempted to suppress some of it. These truths should be on the Supreme Court's nine fine minds on Friday pertaining to pronouncements Read more»
Wednesday, Nov. 4 2015 8:27 p.m. MST
Utah law isn't ready for driverless cars — and yet they're coming
Many people may have assumed the biggest legal challenge involved with driverless cars will be determining liability in the case of an accident. But it’s the host of ancillary Read more»
Wednesday, Oct. 28 2015 7:04 a.m. MDT
Guadalupe dream gets White House recognition
The Guadalupe School started out as a dream and now has earned numerous awards in helping improve the lives of families and children through education. Read more»
Saturday, Oct. 31 2015 12:05 a.m. MDT
Sustainable Development Goals narrow gap in eliminating worst forms of poverty
As innovators continue to develop new ideas to bring the world a step closer to achieving the newly implemented SDGs, we as concerned citizens can choose to stay informed and participate Read more»
Monday, Nov. 2 2015 11:00 a.m. MST
Did the fat lady just sing for candidate Jeb Bush?
Jeb Bush, the erstwhile front-runner, performed weakly at Wednesday night's Republican debate, which was compounded by his recent promise to shed his Mr. Nice Guy persona. Instead, Read more»
Sunday, Nov. 1 2015 12:05 a.m. MDT
Is adulthood an age or a state of mind?
I’ve had several conversations with friends recently about what kids should know or do or be capable of in order to be successful adults. Here are a few of the thoughts we’ve Read more»
Tuesday, Nov. 3 2015 12:05 a.m. MST
Utah’s citizens want high quality public education; but our leaders aren’t delivering
In the Envision Utah survey, Utahns ranked education as the second most important priority for Utah’s future, but ranked education as second from the bottom in terms of what the Read more»
Wednesday, Oct. 28 2015 3:54 p.m. MDT


Engaged but not getting married anytime soon
This future bride is uncomfortable with people asking her when she is getting married and asks Angela for advice. Read more»
Wednesday, Oct. 28 2015 1:14 p.m. MDT
What it feels like to be a Mormon 'apologist'
Read more»
Thursday, Oct. 29 2015 5:00 a.m. MDT
What I learned in the aftermath of a stolen Christmas Jar
Ten years after the birth of the Christmas Jar movement began, the worldwide community of givers and receivers has experienced a first: A jar was stolen. Read more»
Tuesday, Nov. 3 2015 5:00 a.m. MST
Mercy, mercy, mercy in 2016
Reading about St. Faustina, I thought how the old folks at home used to say, “Mercy, mercy, mercy” and “Lord, have mercy.” No one says mercy much anymore. But Read more»
Friday, Nov. 6 2015 6:16 p.m. MST
Our duty to be politically involved
From scripture, the example and teachings of the Prophet Joseph Smith and renowned political theorists, we are reminded of the fragility of freedom and liberty and our duty to defend Read more»
Sunday, Nov. 8 2015 5:00 a.m. MST
Navy coach Ken Niumatalolo inspires through example
Navy football coach Kenny Niumatalolo quietly navigates his hectic schedule and the many people in his life — assistant coaches, players, rear admirals, administrators, legendary Read more»
Thursday, Nov. 19 2015 6:59 p.m. MST
A tribute to senior missionaries
To the incredible senior missionaries who serve so faithfully in full-time and local service missions, we salute you. You are the heart and soul of service. Read more»
Friday, Nov. 6 2015 5:00 a.m. MST


W.C. Fields flicks on DVD, four classic fantasies on Blu-ray this week
It’s a big week for vintage films on DVD and Blu-ray, with a collection of W.C. Fields comedies and a set of black-and-white fantasies leading the pack. Read more»
Thursday, Oct. 29 2015 6:50 p.m. MDT
Award-winning cook talks of speed, smoke and microwaves
I am an award-winning cook, and in this column, I offer insight on speed cooking, smoke and fire departments. Read more»
Friday, Oct. 30 2015 5:55 p.m. MDT
Open letter to my children: This is why we love salt
My children have something in common with their great-grandmother whom they never actually met: a love of salt. It's a thing — I have it too. Read more»
Tuesday, Oct. 27 2015 6:55 p.m. MDT
Candy conundrum: Creative ideas to purge the Halloween loot
From donations to buybacks, find ways to take the sugar high down a notch. Read more»
Tuesday, Oct. 27 2015 10:15 a.m. MDT
A brief recent history of families
Things have changed a lot during the 35 years we have been writing and speaking about marriage, parenting and families. Across much of the world, the trends away from families have Read more»
Tuesday, Oct. 27 2015 6:55 p.m. MDT
It is our choice to make life fair when challenges arise
Ernest Hemingway wisely said, “The world breaks everyone, and afterward, some are strong at the broken places." They are the winners in the game of life. Read more»
Wednesday, Nov. 4 2015 7:00 p.m. MST
The new gospel of food
From gluten-free to paleo, we have become downright evangelical about food. But all that knowledge can be paralyzing. Read more»
Tuesday, Nov. 3 2015 5:25 p.m. MST