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<h3>Provo Municipal Council asked if diversity in Provo matters (April 21)</h3>As long as people are free to choose where they live, what does the resulting diversity, or lack of it, matter? Yes, there are good things about growing up with neighbors from other races ...

Letter: Orem council seeks public input on Hillcrest park

<h3>Orem council seeks public input on Hillcrest park</h3>Orem City Council is excited to announce a new park on the former Hillcrest Elementary School property, 650 East 1400 South. This park is centrally located in the busiest area of Orem.We want the amenities in ...

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<h3>Provo High School art teacher given national recognition (Feb. 16)</h3>There are so many teachers who work a lifetime and never get the recognition they deserve. I am so happy for him that his good job is being recognized and shared.-- Josh JonesCongratulations ...

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<h3>Inside Darnell's Head: Should Gonzaga and BYU opt out of WCC Tourney? (Feb. 1)</h3>"That the younger generation can say, “OK, Boomer” to tease Baby Boomers like me. What can I say in return? “OK, Millennial?” “OK, Gen Z-er?”I use, "Okay, Millie" and ...

Letter: Questions need for additional radon legislation

<h3>Questions need for additional radon legislation</h3>I am concerned about House Bill 0045, in the 2021 session of the Legislature, calling for a Radon Task Force. This bill is asking to redo work that was done 50 years ago. The work is well explained on the ...

Letter: Future of public health can be found upstream

<h3>Future of public health can be found upstream</h3>While the word "upstream" is commonly used by fly fishermen while they explain to others where to cast their fly as they fish the beautiful Provo River in search of elusive trout, this word is not commonly found ...

Letter: True story teaches life lesson

<h3>True story teaches life lesson</h3>About 25 years ago, I was involved in selling windows to contractors and homeowners -- for new construction and remodeling. Occasionally, I had a question regarding building code for windows used in some applications. I was ...

Letter: Why is Biden hidin’?

<h3>Why is Biden hidin'?</h3>This coming election has become a personality contest. “Hidin’ Biden” sequestered himself in his basement for months, and on rare occasions when he was interviewed, the “selective media” handed him a few softball questions and ...

Letter: Of prose and cons

<h3>Of prose and cons</h3>Democrats are for truth, justice, American way.Republicans are for lies, injustice, the Trump way."He lied, people died." It's your choice.<em>-- Jay Lerwell, Payson</em>

Letter: Providence smiles bright on Darren Parry

<h3>Providence smiles bright on Darren Parry</h3>I hate politics! I vote Independent. No party lines -- just for who I believe will do the best job. Politicians make a lot of promises, yet so often we feel abandoned on the side of the road.Republicans say they can ...