Gary Herbert

Public doesn't seem to matter in prison relocation efforts

The Legislature should have involved the public before, not after, voting to relocate the state prison from its Draper site. All options should have been scrutinized... Read more »

June 24, 2015


Why not rebuild the prison in Draper?

People who suggest the state rebuild in Draper are met with two bumper-sticker responses that don’t tell the whole story. One is, “The decision to move has... Read more »

June 24, 2015


Recreation is one of Utah’s few renewable resources

Now is the time to collaborate, protect, plan for and grow the recreation economy like never before. Recreation is a renewable resource that yields more than financial... Read more »

June 24, 2015


Gov. Gary Herbert dismissed from jury duty

Gov. Gary Herbert reported for jury duty Tuesday but was dismissed by the judge. Read more »

June 23, 2015


Ute Tribe seeks to join lawsuit against BLM 'fracking' rule

The leadership of the Ute Indian Tribe announced Tuesday it will seek to join a federal lawsuit against the Bureau of Land Management over the agency's new rule on... Read more »

June 23, 2015

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The value of diplomacy easily evident in modern Europe

Though the scars of a history filled with wars can be seen everywhere in Europe, 65 years of peace have led to healing and increased economic collaboration among... Read more »

June 23, 2015


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