Local Headlines 1-31-17

Salt Lake Tribune

Online sales tax fight set to resume in Utah Capitol, but this year with a wrinkle

House GOP broke rules on Bears Ears hearing, but keeps pushing bill down fast track

SLC mayor, D.A. at odds over draft bodycam release policy for officer-involved shootings

State leaders call for end of ceaseless accusation against procurement officer

Utah’s Mia Love fears Trump’s immigration order will close door on innocent people

Questions about California’s clout stall plan for Western power grid

Bill to create runoff elections in Utah starts down fast-track toward passage

It’s the public’s turn to weigh in on Salt Lake County plans for canyon zones

Doctors in the Utah House tussle over opioid bill and who controls prescriptions

Utah protesters urge senators to deny Betsy DeVos nomination

A year after almost legalizing it, Utah Legislature questions whether marijuana is medicine

Utah State president concerned with how Trump’s immigration order may affect international students and faculty

Bill to protect teachers from abusive parents and students clears House committee

Plan for at least 60 refugees’ Utah relocation ‘screeches to a halt’

30 people become Americans at University of Utah, but worry of deportation looms over loved ones

Deseret News

Op-ed: Optimizing Public Land

Orrin Hatch: The right Supreme Court Justice for America

Editorial: Utah retirement plan

House panel passes medical marijuana research bill

Bill setting up runoff elections advances to full Senate

Bill proposes relief for teachers bullied by parents and students

Bill that limits use of physical restraint of students by school employees moves to House

Many Mormons recoil at Trump order on refugees, others cheer promise of security

Mayor proposes order for releasing police body camera videos

House Democrats try to stop floor debate on Bears Ears resolution

Lawmaker revives telemedicine bill that could restrict abortions

Trump order leaves Utah refugee, immigrant advocates scrambling for answers

Utah educators protest Trump’s secretary of education pick