Local Headlines 9-26-16

Salt Lake Tribune

Paul Rolly: When Hatch said he wouldn’t run again, he was just kidding

Op-ed: It’s time to end truancy laws in Utah

Op-ed: We’ve reached crisis level, and new homeless shelters are needed now

Op-ed: New 250-bed shelters would be too much for neighborhoods

Editorial: Lake Powell pipeline backers need a payment plan

Editorial: Using the ACT could improve the measure of Utah high schools

Study: Utah’s highways nation’s most improved in 2013

Despite confusion, day-before-election deadline for votes by mail likely to remain

Public Lands Initiative, meant to block Bears Ears monument, passes House committee

Trump adds Sen. Mike Lee to his Supreme Court short list

Colorado envies Utah’s transportation system, seeks success tips

Tribune poll: Most Utahns want Swallow to stand trial, nearly half say Shurtleff should have, too

EPA says BLM analysis of Utah oil-shale project is deficient

Tension mounts between Biskupski and SLC Council on new homeless shelters

Rolly: Admirers pay tribute to retired Utah Judge Ray Uno, who became a legend in the Asian community

New Tribune-Hinckley poll: Trump leads Clinton by 9 percentage points

Deseret News

Frank Pignanelli & LaVarr Webb: Your guide to the heavyweight presidential debate

Hal Boyd: Donald Trump Jr. and swapping Skittles for substance

Ralph Becker: Finding public lands solutions for Utah

Editorial: There is little to suggest the Road Home situation is getting better

Editorial: Religious stock on the rise

Lawmakers, clerks exploring solutions to vote-by-mail postmark issues

Sen. Mike Lee on Donald Trump’s latest list of possible Supreme Court nominees

University of Utah professor says Trump could be impeached if he wins

Doug Robinson: Former superintendent Bowles is going back to the classroom

Foster parents, agency heads urge Senate to act on Family First Prevention Services Act

About Utah: We’re the ‘diploma mill of concealed guns’

Both Trump, Clinton ‘have a lot to prove’ to Utah voters in first debate


Editorial: Utah County Board of Commissioners takes solid steps on improving public access (Daily Herald)

Utah County Commission to allow public at budget discussions for the first time (Daily Herald)

Editorial: Changes to school grades was a bad thing to do for Utah schools (Standard-Examiner)

State Senate District 19 candidates discuss intergenerational poverty (Standard-Examiner)

Utah 1st Congressional candidates speak on plans to solve opioid epidemic (Standard-Examiner)

USU prepares to host gubernatorial debate (Logan Herald Journal)

Summit County politicians ready for Clinton versus Trump on Monday (Park Record)