Local Headlines 10-20-16

Salt Lake Tribune

Op-ed: Millennials willing to engage politically, and colleges can drive participation

Hatch, Lee say they would not back wholesale block of Clinton high-court picks

BLM pulls back oil and gas leases bought by Utah activist, author Terry Tempest Williams

Evan McMullin takes the lead in latest Utah presidential poll

Rep. Jason Chaffetz more interested in national publicity than serving Utah district, Democratic challenger says

Gov. Herbert endorses four Utah school board candidates

Utah lawmakers consider extra funding for state liquor agency

Hunters, conservation groups decry privatization of beloved Utah lands as SITLA sale nets $5.5M

Hillary Clinton’s team says it will do ‘everything we can’ to win Utah

Utah could see primary runoffs under proposed election change

Biskupski says SLC council reckless in budget raid for housing, homeless

Medical marijuana? What’s the right dosage? Ahead of Utah Legislature, lawmakers focus on research over legalization

State lawmakers considering changing how UTA Board is selected

Deseret News

Dan Liljenquist: Donald Trump and the failure of the mainstream press

Jay Evensen: Why Trump vs. Hillary is such a hard choice

New poll shows Evan McMullin leading Trump, Clinton in Utah

ER physician urges fellow lawmakers to consider funding medical marijuana research in Utah

Auction nets $ for Utah schools, sells off part of land in Bears Ears struggle

Chaffetz, Tryon clash over presidential candidates, cyber security

Final debate between Trump and Clinton may help McMullin in Utah

Survey: Americans want paid family leave, and they support social programs for families

Other

Editorial: Voters should say yes to Alpine bond (Daily Herald)

Doug Owens hoping presidential election turnout will work in his favor and against Mia Love (Daily Herald)

3rd Congressional District debate highlights Chaffetz, Tryon, differences in policy (Daily Herald)

Statehouse contenders disagree on air quality, education monies (Park Record)

Congressional Democratic candidate Clemens visits Logan for listening tour (Logan Herald Journal)