Local Headlines 8-18-16

Salt Lake Tribune

Op-ed: All have a role in solving teacher-shortage conundrum

Editorial: Special service districts again show financial problems

Utah’s commerce boss loses round to ex-aide, but fight isn’t over as her old feud with A.G.’s office resurfaces

Salt Lake County officials are united as foes of Facebook data center

UTA disputes report it has made no progress in implementing new safety system

Utah County jail to end contract with ICE due to overcrowding

Clock is running on siting two new homeless shelters in Salt Lake City

With vote on $250 million incentives in flux, county hears mixed opinions on Facebook data center

Deseret News

Jay Evensen: Utah tax increases are starting to add up

Richard Davis: Utah’s swing-state status: An opportunity to press for religious freedom

Natalie Gochnour: Lessons learned from Utah’s Olympic moment

Orrin Hatch: Hillary Clinton is no friend of religious liberty

Jay Evensen: This is what it feels like to be ‘in play’ politically, Utah

Editorial: This time around Utah matters

State wildlife board opposes Bears Ears monument in letter to feds

Federal judge removes himself from Planned Parenthood case

LDS Dems pitch ‘pro-family’ report to attract Utah voters

Public opinion on Facebook data center deal split as vote looms

Other

Editorial: Alpine needs to keep bond effort on the up and up (Daily Herald)

Mia Love campaign not letting up despite seemingly large lead in polls (Daily Herald)

Rep. Mel Brown contests GOP Primary results in Utah’s Supreme Court (Park Record)