Guest Commentary

Real problems, real people and real science

Science March Houston

“Our present and future depend on science and scientists and, fortunately, both scientists...

Guest Commentary

"Come for vacation, stay on probation" — an S-E reader conversation

BAC protest

The state’s new .05 blood alcohol law is back in the news, courtesy of an ad urging Idahoans to cancel their vacations in Utah. That wouldn’t bother some readers one bit.


Guest Commentary

Real problems, real people and real science

Science March Houston

“Our present and future depend on science and scientists and, fortunately, both scientists and scientists-to-be want to help,” writes David Ferro.


Behind Bars

Behind Bars: Is there a woman out there who will give an ex-con a chance?

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I’m told there are plenty of women who are specifically attracted to ex-cons. However, I think that would probably be a big red flag for me.


Utah Jazz

Column: 'The Gobert Effect' helped lift the Jazz over the Clippers in Game 4

Clippers Jazz Basketball

Doc Rivers may not publicly plan around the Jazz’s Rudy Gobert for Game 5, but you can bet every Clippers player will. They have to.


Guest Commentary

Attorney General Jeff Sessions should really know better

Travel Ban Hawaii Sessions

“The newsworthy issue here is the lawyer who is supposed to represent the government of the United States said he was ‘amazed’ a judge did his job,” writes E. Kent Winward


Guest Commentary

Chaffetz for governor? An S-E reader conversation

CHAFFETZ

Here’s how readers reacted when U.S. Rep. Jason Chaffetz announced he wouldn’t seek a sixth term — then said he might step down early.


Real Estate

Real estate column: How not to prepare your home for a showing

Jen Kirchhoefer

You do this long enough and you think you have seen it all. Turns out, I haven’t. 


Guest Commentary

Trump's travel ban is having an unintended impact on a big U.S. export

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Higher education is a valuable U.S. export, and the Trump administration’s travel ban is hurting it, writes Jeff Steagall.


Behind Bars

Behind Bars: Utah prisons’ U-Prep program helps prepare inmates for the future

Brian Wood Behind Bars new sig

It’s really quite inspirational to see all the competent and dedicated inmates donating their time and expertise to help their fellow prisoners by creating and facilitating these courses, inmate Brian Wood writes. 


Guest Commentary

If we don't read, the censors win

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“Our First Amendment rights protecting us against censorship mean nothing if we do not read,” writes E. Kent Winward.


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