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Selling bikes the new-fashioned way
Fezzari Bicycles is located off the beaten track in Lindon, but bike enthusiasts around the world have no trouble finding it. Read more»
Sunday, Feb. 7 2016 6:07 p.m. MST

Sports

Lindsey Vonn's response to breaking another alpine record offers advice for all of us
Lindsey Vonn broke the downhill World Cup victory record on Saturday and then the Super G on Sunday. She brushed aside talk of the next record she might break and said she focuses simply Read more»
Sunday, Jan. 24 2016 10:50 p.m. MST
Utah Jazz smart to avoid coaching carousel
Quin Snyder has his team on the uptick as All-Star Weekend rolls along. Other teams show little patience with coaches — even those who are winning big. Read more»
Saturday, Feb. 13 2016 8:56 p.m. MST
Unique perspectives from new assistants could prove valuable for BYU's Kalani Sitake
SUU's influence on the major college coaching scene from Oregon State to Utah to BYU is impressive and that's what makes Kalani Sitake's hire of Thunderbird head coach Ed Lamb and cornerback Read more»
Saturday, Feb. 13 2016 8:58 p.m. MST
Peyton Manning sells out for his Super Bowl moment
At the end of what likely will be the last football game of his life, after another Super Bowl win and with sentimentality hanging thick in the air for his great but fading career, Read more»
Tuesday, Feb. 9 2016 6:00 p.m. MST
Running to make every moment matter
Inspiration comes in all shapes and sizes. In this case, it came in the form of petite, and super-speedy runner Marie Murray. Read more»
Monday, Feb. 8 2016 7:41 a.m. MST
Manning's storybook ending will have to wait a little longer
Peyton Manning won an unexpected Super Bowl victory Sunday in Super Bowl 50, but he didn't say if this will be his final game or not. Read more»
Sunday, Feb. 7 2016 10:25 p.m. MST
Nothing brings together football, food and silly wagers like Super Bowl Sunday
Will it be "Peyton's Perfect Ending" or "Cam's Coronation"? Will the game last longer than the seven-layer dip? What color of shoes will Beyonce wear at halftime? These burning questions Read more»
Sunday, Feb. 7 2016 9:45 a.m. MST
Freestyle World Cup: Dufour-Lapointe, Benna win dual mogul events
The final World Cup event at Deer Valley on Saturday was the dual moguls that were held under the lights on a perfect, clear evening. The event featured competitors from all over the Read more»
Sunday, Feb. 7 2016 12:04 a.m. MST

Moneywise

Build a relationship before discussing finances
Asking someone how much they make or where they are on their debt snowball in this scenario is officially weird — even by my standards. Read more»
Monday, Feb. 8 2016 4:40 p.m. MST
After 14 years, it's time to say goodbye
For the last 14 years, a deadline for a new column has stared me in the face almost every week. Now, 18 years after my first day as a Deseret News employee, this is my last column. Read more»
Tuesday, Feb. 2 2016 6:28 a.m. MST

Opinion

Sanders and Trump: Magic sells
Beyond railing against the wreckage, the other commonality between the two big New Hampshire winners is in the nature of the cure they offer. Let the others propose carefully budgeted Read more»
Sunday, Feb. 14 2016 12:05 a.m. MST
Increasing police officer pay
The real question is: How do we best solve the public safety recruiting and retention situation in Utah? There is no easy answer to this question. Read more»
Thursday, Feb. 11 2016 12:00 a.m. MST
Worried about Republican candidates? Not after hearing Democrats!
One thing is abundantly clear after the Iowa Caucuses and the New Hampshire Primary: Democrats are going to have a very tough time winning the presidency this year. Read more»
Sunday, Feb. 14 2016 12:00 a.m. MST
Iowa caucus and New Hampshire primary will affect Utah
Shrewd consultants are absorbing and adapting while the dinosaurs are refusing to change. Read more»
Sunday, Feb. 7 2016 12:00 a.m. MST
Break the dentists' hold on the teeth-whitening monopoly
It is frequently said that, unfortunately, Americans disdain government. It is more usefully said that, unfortunately, they have abundant reasons for doing so. Read more»
Friday, Feb. 12 2016 12:10 a.m. MST
Governmental neutrality in matters of faith
The Blaine Amendments originated out of anti-Catholic prejudices, but the laws are still on the books in many states. Read more»
Sunday, Jan. 31 2016 12:00 a.m. MST
Ask people in the Third World if vaccinations are good
The Third World is on the verge of completely eliminating preventable childhood deaths because of the widespread dissemination of vaccines, while the U.S. is on the verge of embracing Read more»
Thursday, Feb. 11 2016 1:46 p.m. MST
Justice reform needs fixing
The JRI is a bold and forward piece of legislation that seems to reconcile the debate between punishment versus rehabilitation of criminal offenders. Read more»
Saturday, Feb. 13 2016 12:00 a.m. MST
Birthing centers in the Philippines: Saving one mother at a time
Of the 830 daily global maternal estimated deaths in 2015, 550 or so happened in sub-Saharan Africa, 180 in Southern Asia, and only five in developed countries. Read more»
Tuesday, Feb. 9 2016 12:10 a.m. MST
Millennial feminist women #Outoftouch
Two recent comments by famous feminists have underscored the inevitable and predicted the foregone: The feminist era of Hillary Clinton, Gloria Steinem and Madeleine Albright has come Read more»
Sunday, Feb. 14 2016 12:17 a.m. MST
What did folks want to know about children in crisis in 2015?
Child Trends has compiled a list of its most popular reports and blog posts, based on what those visiting its site read last year. It paints a painful picture of the issues some children Read more»
Tuesday, Jan. 19 2016 12:05 a.m. MST
Why do I serve?
Since service is primarily about fulfilling needs of others, our attention should be other-centered, not self-centered. In other words, the rewards others receive from our service should Read more»
Wednesday, Feb. 10 2016 12:00 a.m. MST

Faith

How do I remove negative influences so I can go to the temple?
This reader is struggling to become temple worthy and Asks Angela for advice. Read more»
Monday, Jan. 18 2016 1:41 p.m. MST
The Book of Mormon wasn't what they expected
Early critics of the Book of Mormon were certain that, when it appeared, it would be mere chaotic gibberish. They were wrong. People still debate its origins, but it's undeniably a Read more»
Thursday, Feb. 11 2016 5:00 a.m. MST
What strangers on a plane can teach about faith, friendship and forgiveness
Can a simple flight from D.C. to SLC change your perspective on faith, friendship and forgiveness? Read more»
Wednesday, Jan. 27 2016 9:55 a.m. MST
In Andrew Harvey, East and West meet, then ignite
Andrew Harvey said at the University of Utah last week: “Ask yourself this: 'Which, of all the tragedies in life, is the one that breaks my heart the most?'" When you know that, Read more»
Friday, Feb. 12 2016 9:02 p.m. MST
Lessons from the Lord's Prayer
The Lord's Prayer is more than rote repetition, more than a pattern as to how we communicate with God. The overriding intention is to condition a certain mindset when we pray that can Read more»
Sunday, Feb. 7 2016 5:00 a.m. MST
The courtship and marriage of Joseph Smith and Emma Hale
Emma's parents were opposed to the young Joseph Smith, but she was willing to cast her fate with his, and the love between them became a power for good and service to others throughout Read more»
Monday, Feb. 1 2016 10:45 p.m. MST
The most important words you'll ever say
I once asked someone I respect a great deal, “Do you think you’ve been so successful in your career because you are a good communicator?” This person replied, “Tiffany, Read more»
Wednesday, Feb. 10 2016 5:00 a.m. MST
Ways to combat becoming a Sunday-only Mormon
When churchgoers take a casual Sunday-only approach to membership, they can become spiritually slothful and developmentally hardened to service and sacrifice. Such crust on our character Read more»
Friday, Jan. 29 2016 5:00 a.m. MST

Family

‘Touched By an Angel,’ ‘The Carol Burnett Show’ on DVD this week
The complete “Touched By an Angel” series receives the box set treatment this week and more episodes from the early years of “The Carol Burnett Show” have also Read more»
Friday, Feb. 12 2016 9:07 p.m. MST
There’s a major imaginary event tonight set for 7 or 7:30, somewhere
There's something big happening tonight. I know that if I don't write about it, I'll never get any sleep. You should go. Read more»
Saturday, Feb. 6 2016 5:00 a.m. MST
Father's collectibles are worth more than money
Seeing my dad's old collection of stamps reminded me how valuable heirlooms can be. Read more»
Tuesday, Feb. 2 2016 6:20 p.m. MST
To my husband on Valentine's Day
Like most things in my life, Valentine’s Day has become all about the kids. But while I’m running around in this jam-packed, child-raising time of our lives, I just want Read more»
Monday, Feb. 8 2016 8:05 p.m. MST
The romance of restraint
Do you notice that the word “romance” today is most often used in a historical context? How can it be revived in today's world? Read more»
Tuesday, Feb. 9 2016 8:55 p.m. MST
Can we go from snow sliding into World War III?
People thought they were immune to the chaos surrounding them but found out differently. Read more»
Wednesday, Feb. 10 2016 8:39 p.m. MST