Local Headlines 1-9-17

Salt Lake Tribune

Op-ed: Utah’s Silicon Slopes owe a lot to Hatch’s support

Op-ed: Utah pork producers seek opportunities in trade, regulatory reform

Op-ed: Any ACA repeal must restore funds for hospitals

Holly Richardson: Women still lacking in Utah political offices

Jackie Biskupski: SLC’s new paid parental leave policy recognizes and supports the evolution of the American family

Editorial: Homeless site process was poor

Editorial: Our Schools Now is full speed ahead

Utah anti-porn bill draws attention of Stephen Colbert

Prodded by a federal judge, Bureau of Land Management approves stalled drilling permits on Utah’s West Tavaputs

It’s crunch time as Swallow trial nears

Utah’s Chris Stewart walks back ‘BS’ comment on Russian hacking, says information was withheld

Utah lawmaker proposes to allow gun owners to carry concealed weapons without a permit

Utah Sens. Orrin Hatch, Mike Lee push to rein in presidential power in wake of Bears Ears

Deseret News

Frank Pignanelli & LaVarr Webb: Brilliant advice from the sidelines

Patricia Jones: Take the time to visit Utah’s state Capitol during legislative sessions

Hal Boyd: Bring the popcorn for a Hatch vs. Huntsman Jr. race

Boyd Matheson: You say goodbye and I say hello

Editorial: Outdoor Retailer show comes to town with a warm welcome

Company aims to bring jobs, hope to struggling Uinta Basin economy

Swallow attorneys seek to shield potential witnesses in court document

Questions surround school trust lands in Bears Ears National Monument

Councilman brings unique perspective on life

Group rallying support against Trump’s ‘dangerous’ agenda makes Salt Lake stop

Forest Service, BLM begin outreach over future plans for Bears Ears

Mitt Romney endorses Trump’s education pick in Washington Post opinion piece


Feeling trepidation about a Trump presidency, Utah groups band together (Daily Herald)

Utah senator drafting bill to open pornography producers to lawsuits (Standard-Examiner)