“We need Black History Month because as a society, what hurts black, African and African-American people hurts us all,” writes Adrienne Andrews.
Don Porter admires people who own and run restaurants. He just doesn’t trust them with control of their employees’ tips.
“When you look at what naturalized citizens contribute to Ogden, the state of Utah and the country, you have to wonder why anyone would try to stop a Dreamer from realizing the dream of becoming a citizen,” writes Michael Vaughan.
Meanwhile, the Legislature never bothered to inform Utahns about the original $800 million estimate for a new state prison, writes Don Porter.
House Bill 64 would ban all cellphone use cellphone use while driving with the exception of using hands-free devices. Here’s how what you, the readers, said on the subject.
“The growing problem of teen suicide is a national problem and its impact has been felt in our state as well. Because we didn’t mention it in our opening remarks doesn’t mean it isn’t a priority for either one of us.’
Here’s what you, the readers, had to say about Imagine Dragons singer Dan Reynolds’ documentary, “Believer,” about the effect of the Mormon church’s stance on same-sex marriage has on LGBT teens.
“Community and cooperation will improve everyone’s lives, and indeed save many. These values encompass the beliefs of the people of Utah, from the time it was founded,” writes E. Kent Winward.
“Many of our inmates have little regard for their own health and welfare, and many are now getting the best health care they have experienced,” writes Sheriff Terry Thompson.