In Veyo, it's the pies
Located a long way from anywhere, Veyo Pies defies logic and sells ’em by the hundreds. Read more»
Sunday, Nov. 8 2015 7:19 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
Brad Rock: Jazz fans should embrace new/old home
Name changes aren't preferable, but they are profitable. Fair enough. Sports are expensive. Read more»
Tuesday, Nov. 3 2015 2:10 p.m. MST
Time for NFL to get serious about PEDs
The NFL has an injury problem and its players are freakishly bigger and faster (and more dangerous) than ever. It's probably not just because they lift weights and eat a lot. Read more»
Tuesday, Nov. 3 2015 8:25 p.m. MST
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
Highland's miraculous comeback the stuff legends are made of
Highland trailed by 21 points with 7 minutes remaining in Friday's 4A quarterfinal clash with Corner Canyon. But the Rams refused to quit, scored three times in the final 3-plus minutes Read more»
Saturday, Nov. 7 2015 10:30 p.m. MST
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


Be wise when selecting a roommate
Finding a good roommate can be tough. You need to choose someone you like and get along with, but someone who is responsible and has a little maturity, too. Read more»
Tuesday, Nov. 3 2015 6:00 a.m. MST
It's time for companies to formalize flexible work policies
During my career as a middle manager, opportunities for me to offer flexible work options to employees have increased dramatically. What I haven't seen, however, is a strong desire Read more»
Tuesday, Nov. 3 2015 6:05 a.m. MST
Improving social impact by paying for success
Social programs should be measured based on outcomes rather than activities. Paying for success saves taxpayer money and improves the magnitude and effectiveness of results. Read more»
Tuesday, Nov. 17 2015 10:39 a.m. MST


Republican candidates are failing to take their winnings and run
Won't someone tell the Republicans that they won? Let it go. Who cares who's on the next debate panel? Don't they realize that fear of ridicule alone will temper the instincts of whatever Read more»
Thursday, Nov. 5 2015 8:11 p.m. MST
Arches Health Plan's demise exposes Obamacare's fundamental flaws
The demise of Arches Health Plan was as predictable as it was sudden. Arches is going out of business today because, like so many others, it badly miscalculated the health risks of Read more»
Thursday, Nov. 5 2015 12:05 a.m. MST
Adoption is the very best second-best solution
Among the four truths about adoption learned through experience: Children need their siblings. Already alone in the world, they are more alone without the siblings that they know. Read more»
Sunday, Nov. 8 2015 12:05 a.m. MST
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
On Second Thought — Bacon is the new cancer risk
A lighthearted look at news of the day. The World Health Organization now says bacon is the new cancer stick. It might as well have said watching football makes you go blind. Read more»
Monday, Nov. 2 2015 12:00 a.m. MST
Running for office reveals friends
I want to pay tribute to all the candidates who were willing to put themselves out there, to risk the scrutiny, criticism as well as the joy in wanting to improve our community. Read more»
Saturday, Nov. 7 2015 12:05 a.m. MST
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
Our next president must think globally, whether we want it or not
Truth, it seems, does not poll well. William "Van" Dusen Wishard, a retired trend analyst, worries that time is running out for us to identify and understand these trends and help shape Read more»
Tuesday, Nov. 3 2015 10:21 p.m. MST
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
Next refugee crisis: United States plays leadership role it cannot ignore
The U.S. should take in more refugees fleeing their homelands. And citizens should assist in providing assistance to those refugees wherever they end up. Read more»
Wednesday, Nov. 4 2015 12:05 a.m. MST


Mormonism in recent book 'Becoming Divine'
A recent book surveys the history, over the past 3,500 years, of the idea of humans becoming like God. In this context, it takes a very sympathetic view of the doctrine of "exaltation" Read more»
Thursday, Nov. 5 2015 5:05 a.m. MST
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
For Peter Lassig, the world began in a garden
For Peter Lassig, the plan in gardening was to make things look completely unplanned. He loved gardens that looked natural, as if Mother Nature herself were making the decisions. Read more»
Wednesday, Nov. 11 2015 5:00 a.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


When it comes to birthdays, forgetting is my weakness
I'm terrible at remembering birthdays. Now that another year has gone by, I still haven't learned my lesson. Read more»
Tuesday, Nov. 10 2015 5:10 p.m. MST
Pixar’s ‘Inside Out’ is on Blu-ray and DVD this week
The Disney/Pixar animated hit “Inside Out” has come to Blu-ray and DVD this week, along with an entertaining documentary on Legos. Read more»
Sunday, Nov. 8 2015 5:35 p.m. MST
Is your child a bully or a victim?
Don't ignore the warning signs that your child is being bullied or is bullying others. Read more»
Monday, Nov. 2 2015 5:00 a.m. MST
Put your obnoxious boss on your gratitude list and see what happens
Are you really grateful for the good stuff that comes into your life? Do you even recognize it? Maybe you should make a top-10 gratitude list. Read more»
Friday, Nov. 13 2015 5:20 p.m. MST
Frustration to euphoria — side effects of parenthood
The side effects of prescription drugs can appear similar to the side effects of raising children. Read more»
Tuesday, Nov. 3 2015 4:55 p.m. MST
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