Local Headlines 1-24-17

Salt Lake Tribune

Op-ed: Lower alcohol limit won’t address the real safety problems

Steve Urquhart: For the homeless and the rest of us, the city, county and state must coordinate better

Editorial: Cities are right to guard their power to police watershed development

Utah Legislature opens with call to tackle homeless ‘crisis’

Only 3% of Utah campaign money came from constituents, 92% from special interests

Salt Lake City has too much control over watersheds, Utah official says

Passing over Utah’s Stewart, Trump picks ex-New Mexico rep for Air Force secretary

Electric car drivers will soon have more charging options in Salt Lake City — but they’ll have to start paying to plug in

Rolly: What do Chaffetz and a disgraced deputy fuhrer have in common? Think suck-up, not Nazi

Environmentalists: Coal ash landfill near Price must be moved

Utah chief justice calls for Legislature to finish what it started, fund drug treatment

Bill advances for statewide suicide crisis line

Chaffetz on meeting with ethics watchdog: ‘Everybody’s blood pressure is coming down here’

Deseret News

Boyd Matheson: The SCOTUS case for Sen. Mike Lee

Op-ed: Improving education with more than money key to Utah success

Op-ed: Scott Pruitt will bring needed balance to EPA

Op-ed: Utah Delegation’s joint response to Obama’s Bears Ears monument designation

Op-ed: Native Americans deserve a chance to lead

Editorial: Utah should listen to the Utah Medical Association on marijuana

Editorial: Address factors that can lead to suicide

Concerns over inversions, pollution cloud another legislative session

Utah Supreme Court chief justice reflects on changes to judicial system

Utah’s newborn screening law works to catch infants with hearing loss, study says

Session starts with tough talk on homelessness, states’ rights

Hughes rallies for state support in homeless problem but warns against ‘blank check’