Local Headlines 12-9-16

Salt Lake Tribune

Op-ed: Finland can teach the left and right about schools

Editorial: Bishop is wrong to call for national monuments to be undone

UTA reverses push to make van poolers pay for car washes

Memo to Utah GOP: Forget passing bills; try paying them

Online petition asks Salt Lake City mayor to open more shelter space for the homeless

Utah air, environmental regulators hope they can bank on guv’s proposed budget

LGBT activist plans ad blitz targeting Mormon church’s tax-exempt status

Utah lawmakers, one a fellow former astronaut, remember John Glenn

More change coming to Salt Lake City’s RDA — a big boss is leaving

DABC reduces Lamb’s Grill liquor violation fine to $2,500

Alta, Moab residents will pay highest rates for Utah’s forthcoming Amazon sales tax

Deseret News

Jay Evensen: A rogue Electoral College? Let’s hope not

Editorial: Regulatory climate as important as tax incentives for businesses

This is how long it takes Utahns to commute to work

Utah elections director describes John Swallow as a ‘con artist’ in new court documents

Gov. Herbert: Education groups need to ‘quit the fighting,’ unite on long-term strategy

Out in the cold: Addicted, mentally ill choosing streets over shelter, advocates say

Amazon.com entitled to keep 18 percent of sales taxes collected in Utah

Other

Former West Weber resident hopes to develop Weber County’s first agri-community (Standard-Examiner)

Weber County OKs contracts to steer fight against intergenerational poverty (Standard-Examiner)