Local Headlines 8-3-16

Salt Lake Tribune

Editorial: West Jordan City Council member should resign after trying to hide behind his office

Top Utah leaders stay mum on Donald Trump’s feud with the Khans

Board worries federal education law will ding Utah for number of students who serve Mormon missions straight out of high school

New report rips State Auditor for failing to detect fraud years ago at Utah Communications Authority

Auditors smack Utah regulators for lax enforcement of payday industry

Audit suggests need for beefed-up oversight of highway contractors

Penthouse goes after Utah governor, Mormon church on anti-porn resolution

Salt Lake County benefits to cover gender dysphoria treatment, including reassignment surgery

Deseret News

Richard Davis: Gary Johnson’s remarks on Mormons, religious freedom, raise concerns

Gary Johnson: Clarifying my views on religious freedom, Mormons

Outdoor retailer event generating millions for local economy

Satanism group pushes to host meetings at Taylorsville school

Audit reveals UDOT needs better oversight of contractors, consultants

Orem, Provo rejects referendum opposing rapid bus route

Electric bus provides glimpse of UTA’s near future

Davis County investigators find $13K in unaccounted funds in Kaysville vault

Audit says payday loan industry limits not effective enough

Kaysville councilman owes city nearly $6,000, auditor says

Other

Sen. Mark Madsen to introduce Gary Johnson at SLC rally (Daily Herald)

Park City couple wants to provocatively energize young voters (Park Record)