Local Headlines 9-22-16

Salt Lake Tribune

Editorial: UTA still intent on locking public out

Jon Harper stuns Utah Democratic Party, campaign by abruptly dropping out of AG’s race

Special session of Utah Legislature likely to fix gas tax glitch

Donald Trump’s son in Utah for fundraiser, defends Skittles tweet

Utah voters split on Bears Ears monument as leaders dig in to fight it

Watchdog group calls for UTA board to be elected, not appointed

Judge to rule on Navajo complaint over San Juan County polling places

New homeless shelters or not, The Road Home is not going away, director says

Utah schools doing better than public thinks, report shows

Senator: Protect school property taxes from business-incentive deals

Ipson appointed to replace Urquhart, Brooks fills House vacancy

Federal lands lawsuirt firms sometimes charged state too much, or too little

Utah school board candidates describe distrust, healthy tension between lawmakers and educators

Deseret News

Dan Liljenquist: The Utah Debate Commission

Natalie Gochnour: Thought jewels from Washington, D.C.

Jay Evensen: What Salt Lake could learn from Hurricane Katrina

Editorial: Tragic youth deaths in Park City raise legitimate concerns

Democrat Jon Harper withdraws from Utah attorney general’s race

Sen. Orrin Hatch proposes bill to speed up missionary visa applications

Donald Trump Jr. defends comparing refugees to candy that ‘would kill you’

West Jordan councilman attends first city meeting since alleged drunken incident

Lawmakers consider creating board exam for teachers in effort to keep standards high

Fallout of a failed deal: State leaders hope to learn from Facebook negotiations

Utah lawmaker introduces legislation to curb opioid epidemic

Anti-monument rally: ‘Please don’t take this land from us’

Other

Utah County Democrats struggle to keep voters who turned out to caucus active (Daily Herald)