Opinion

The “Letters to the Editor” section is an open platform for all points of view, on any topic which concerns our readers. The views expressed do not necessarily reflect those of the Lehi Free Press.

This column was first published by the Lehi Free Press on September 12, 1990. This is the time of year when we used to worry about ordering a winter’s supply of coal. We’d see to...

It was 5:00 a.m. New Year’s morning 1959. There was a howling blizzard freezing the darkness. Blinding snowflakes prevented me from being able to see more than thirty feet ahead of me as I...

It’s that time of year again and the start of school can bring excitement and anticipation, as well as anxiety, fear, and psycho-somatic complaints in children. Our culture has evolved in a way that...

If you’ve attended Lehi High School over the last several years, there is a good chance you have met this week’s hero highlight. Kathy Rich has been a counselor at Lehi High School since...

Ralph Davis’ long journey started in the Strawberry Valley, traveling down Daniels Canyon, Provo Canyon, then west to Lehi. The sheep were herded for twelve to fifteen miles per day and nibbled grass as...

Dad handed me a five-dollar bill one Saturday in the Summer of 1960. I was twelve and had worked with bronze turkeys in Cedar Valley since school let out two months earlier. I expected...

Last Wednesday night, after all potential candidates had declared their intention to run for Lehi City’s upcoming elections, we surveyed the names. We noticed one thing immediately: no women. In a way, this is...

Necia asked: “Now that summer is here, what are some strategies to see that my kids are not glued to electronics?  How can I get them to go outside and not whine and complain...

My Dad was a farmer. In my world that wasn’t unusual. Most of the adults I knew were farmers, sold stuff to farmers, or bought crops or livestock from farmers. At least that was...

There are many, many reasons why I love teachers, not the least of which is I live with one and I have reared four children who teach or counsel students every day. Most of...
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