Local Headlines 8-15-16

Salt Lake Tribune

Op-ed: Facebook deal is corporate welfare funded by taxpayers

Editorial: Green River nuclear plant is looking like a tough sell

Utah’s new air ambulance companies raise the prices, and maybe danger, for patients

Former air ambulance worker: ‘I do not want to die on the job’

Utah environmental regulators reviewing spill of Rocky Mountain Power coal ash into Price River

School board delays decision on $240 million Facebook deal

Back on the street: Evicted homeless family owes thousands in attorney fees and penalties

On the first day of Speed Week, complaints about the Salt Flats and the BLM

Utah’s lieutenant governor says, barring huge changes, he won’t vote for Donald Trump

Rolly: Chaffetz wants to topple America’s top taxman, but are his motives pure?

Deseret News

Frank Pignanelli & LaVarr Webb: Alternative presidential candidates, BYU and Sen. Hatch

Op-ed: Talent builds championships and our economy

John Florez: Welfare ignores children

Op-ed: West Jordan and Project Discus

Editorial: Presidential candidates’ economic plans alarming

New trial date set for ex-A.G. John Swallow

BLM to offer huge coal tract for lease at Greens Hollow

State school policy creates new alternative to teacher licensing

2 reasons Romney and Trump are different, 1 reason why they’re the same

Unified fire chief announces ‘mutual separation’ with agency amid audits

State School Board holds off taking position on Facebook data center deal

Trump’s ‘tremendous problem in Utah’ a focus of presidential race

Commissioner Phil Lyman tells of jail, ‘Hamilton’ and his right to public land

‘Access-to-care crisis’: Dentists criticize changes to Utah’s Medicaid plan

Study gives Utah a C- for policies protecting new, expecting parents


Weber County poised to raise property taxes (Standard-Examiner)

At Weber Human Services, clients skyrocket while funding stagnates (Standard-Examiner)