Local Headlines 1-30-17

Salt Lake Tribune

Op-ed: Chaos reigns when police can’t keep drug criminals in jail

Op-ed: New homeless centers should look domestic, not corporate

Op-ed: As potters at the wheel, let us shape Utah from inside and outside

Op-ed: SLC officials failed to consult schools in shelter site selection

Op-ed: Short-term homeless focus should be on jail beds and treatment

Op-ed: However we do it, we must invest more in education to grow Utah’s economy

Editorial: Time for Orrin Hatch to retire from the Senate

Lawmakers put medical pot on pause despite most Utahns’ support

Utah’s Mia Love tears up at anti-abortion rally talking of her parents’ choice for life

Utah Gov. Herbert not on board with Trump’s refugee, immigrant actions

Resolutions advance to erase Bears Ears, Grand Staircase

Judge will allow hearsay statements from ‘co-conspirators’ in Swallow public corruption trial

Salt Lake City to give $85K to boost local, sustainable produce

Mysterious fund pays for League of Cities-sponsored stories in Deseret News

Hundreds attend anti-abortion rally in Salt Lake City — with video

Mike Lee, critical of a Muslim ban, wants more info on Trump’s refugee executive order

Utah State University scientists help Shoshone reclaim history of Bear River Massacre

Deseret News

Frank Pignanelli & LaVarr Webb: First week of action: How did Trump and the Legislature do?

Mia Love: Unborn children deserve the chance to create their own future

Op-ed: What we didn’t learn at DeVos’ confirmation hearing

Op-ed: Investing in Salt Lake City’s future

Hal Boyd: When it comes to future political leaders, Utah is in ‘good hands’

Ralph Becker: Ready for the autonomous vehicles revolution in transportation?

Editorial: Trump’s Syrian refugee ban

Judge to allow state to present hearsay evidence in John Swallow trial

Trump wall project could impact trade in Utah

Utah lawmakers won’t legalize medical marijuana this year

Apple CEO Tim Cook and Utah Sen. Orrin Hatch meet to talk tech

Teachers would have to demonstrate ability to teach under bill headed to Utah Senate

‘No space, no light between shoulder-to-shoulder opposition’ on Bears Ears

Bill calling for runoff elections may end GOP’s legal battle with state

Into the weed: What Utah can expect if medical marijuana is legalized

Hundreds march for unborn children, against abortion in Utah

SPJ gives S.L. leaders Black Hole Award for homeless site secrecy

Greg Hughes might be the most powerful man in Utah politics, if he could just stay out of trouble

‘Miley’s Bill’ calls for felony child abuse registry


Medical marijuana policy will not pass in 2017; ballot initiative still in the works (Daily Herald)

Hundreds march across Salt Lake City in opposition of abortion (Daily Herald)

‘Eggs and Issues’ provides public opportunity to discuss legislative issues (Daily Herald)

E. Kent Winward: Better Utah government in three easy steps (Standard-Examiner)

Editorial: Utah’s Zion Curtains don’t work. It’s time to take them down (Standard-Examiner)

Cache legislators talk taxes, criminal justice reform at first 2017 constituent meeting (Logan Herald Journal)

Three candidates vie for appointment to vacant county council seat (Logan Herald Journal)

Park City affirms, ‘with certainty,’ it is not a sanctuary city (Park Record)