|Published May 4, 2010|
Every day is Earth Day for Utah farmers and ranchers
As we celebrate Earth Day, let's not forget all of the contributions farmers and ranchers make to protect our environment. From planting hundreds of thousands of trees on their farmland to providing habitat for wildlife and increasing wetlands, f...
National Sales tax
Well the incompetents we've elected are at it again, the economy is starting to turn around and people are starting to buy again so what do these geniuses in Washington want to do; put into effect a national sales tax. Whoa, wait a minute, maybe ...
Government's role in our lives
First, I want to thank Mr. Hales for reminding me that government role is not to determine what is permitted, but to restrict that which is harmful. As a planning commissioner in Ferron, I will need to keep that more in mind. Thanks....
Small town USA needs to wake up
When did you become the exception to the rule? Why is it that within your town limits things like drinking laws, smoking laws, seat belt laws, and driving laws become obsolete or ignored? When are your citizens going to stop saying, "things like ...
I recently read an obituary in your paper about the legendary and Hall of Fame basketball coach Wilbur Braithwaite, who coached for many years at Manti High School. During his highly successful career his team won one state championship in 1967 w...
What Obama and Sherman have in common
Lately I have found myself making the most unlikely of comparisons. I have been contrasting a somewhat similar problem shared by President Obama and General William Tecumseh Sherman, and have found they both arrived at the same solution....
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