Local Headlines 10-7-16

Salt Lake Tribune

Editorial: Operation Diversion is more than just arrests

At $1.7B, Gail Miller lone Utahn in Forbes 400

Obama issues commutation to Utah man convicted of possessing meth

Many homeless campers say Operation Diversion is heavy handed, tramples civil rights

Former Kane County treasurer allegedly stole more than $33,000 in county funds

Kanter decries lack of debates with Snelgrove

Education center named for late school board member opens in Salt Lake County

Do Utahns long for 2012 choices? Romney, Huntsman still wildly popular, poll shows

Deseret News

Jay Evensen: Why is Salt Lake’s homeless population booming?

Greg Bell: The great job shift: High school alone won’t get you a good job

Dan Liljenquist: Donald Trump’s October surprise

Jay Evensen: Why time capsule contents are so boring

Op-ed: Snowbird report to the community

Op-ed: SLCO jail issues impact citizens and police

Editorial: Both campaigns miss the need for fundamental tax reform

Utah air quality, energy event draws diverse crowd

Utahns strongly favor term limits for elected officials, poll shows

Federal judge rejects approval of basin energy project

Pay to save: Commission offers $1.8 million to leave Colorado River untouched

Judge rejects bid to revise reasons for dropping Shurtleff charges

Obama commutes sentences for 2 convicted of Utah drug crimes

Lambing bighorns, radiation and rocky terrain part of mine closure project

S.L. County Council hopeful accuses opponent of refusing debates

Lawsuit claims Mountain Accord doesn’t comply with state’s open meetings law

Special Report: Utah’s ‘Mighty Five’ put the squeeze on Moab, Springdale


County Budget: Public Works asks for $2.5M in additional funding for roads and parks (Daily Herald)