Local Headlines 1-4-17

Salt Lake Tribune

Op-ed: Hatch has Trump’s ear, will continue to champion disabled rights

Mormons in Congress mirror percentage in U.S. population

Who can save the Bonneville Salt Flats? Maybe a President Trump

Federal land managers approve ATV trail within what is now Bears Ears National Monument

Unpaid taxes act as easy loans for many Utah developers

Did public get enough say on SLC homeless shelters?

Utah’s GOP members vote to gut ethics office, then reverse course

Robert Gehrke: Time for Herbert to step away from manager role to take political capital out for a spin

For wheelchair users and pedestrians, Utah’s winter wonderland quickly loses luster

About 100 residents blast SLC’s shelter-site choices, which Biskupski says could change

Deseret News

Richard Davis: Is the Democratic Party doomed to lose?

Op-ed: Education spending and student results

Editorial: Optimism emerges despite the election’s political hangover

Trump’s tweets wearing on Utahns, new poll finds

Family of mom, 2 daughters killed by DUI driver suing Wendover casino under Utah law

Is Simpson Ave. homeless site a done deal? Maybe not, after scathing public hearing

‘A tremendous spirit here:’ Millcreek celebrates its city status as first mayor, council sworn in

Stream access case headed back to Utah Supreme Court

Other

Nathan Ivie sworn in to first term as Utah County Commissioner, Bill Lee to serve as chairman (Daily Herald)

New and returning members of Cache County Council swear in for four-year terms (Logan Herald Journal)

Editorial: Sales tax on Amazon bill is good for the community (Park Record)

Doug Clyde prepares to represent the East Side on the Summit County Council (Park Record)

Park City mayor undecided on re-election bid (Park Record)

Amazon tax could provide relief for Park City merchants (Park Record)