Local Headlines 2-3-17

Salt Lake Tribune

Op-ed: SB94 makes special districts accountable

Op-ed: Protecting women’s rights doesn’t mean protecting abortion

New House Majority Leader Brad Wilson seizes opportunity when he sees it

Rolly: Utah GOP official loses charter school contract after allegedly getting insider information

Utah’s Chaffetz backs off on plan to sell off ‘excess’ public lands

After $1 million embezzlement, agency says problems fixed

Salt Lake City affordable housing plan aims to tackle ‘crisis’-level shortage

After 2 bumpy weeks for Trump, Gov. Herbert still is ‘hopeful’ for president’s success

Grand Staircase: Boon or bust?

Hatch, Trump express night-and-day views of NAFTA, though both want to rewrite it

Gehrke: Groundhog Day means lousy air and the Legislature all over again

Solar industry drops fight over tax credit

After criticizing UTA, lawmakers advance bill requiring more transparency

Utah lawmakers take first step to tighten residency law for local officials

House panel punts on plan to reward teachers working in low-income schools

Bears Ears supporters pack hearing; Senate panel OKs rescission bill anyway

Poll: Utahns split on later school start times

The last refugees

Deseret News

Hal Boyd: Meet the Mormon helping run Donald Trump’s White House

Greg Bell: Technology has given us so much, but there’s still much to do

Op-ed: Steve Jobs and the March for Life

Jay Evensen: You’re going to pay sales taxes online, but that won’t stop you from buying

Editorial: With few exceptions, the president-elect should be able to pick his team

Why is Utah one of the best states for retirement?

Utah Clean Energy, Salt Lake City unveil 10-year solar deployment plan

Amid nasty inversion, Utah Legislature outlines clean air initiatives

Salt Lake City has the most stressed out workers, survey says

Runoff elections bill passed by Senate, but changes being sought

‘A big hope’: Optimism felt by last refugee family to arrive in Utah

Utah lawmakers advance pushback resolutions on Bears Ears, Grand Staircase-Escalante monuments

Attorney says prosecutors ‘ambushed’ John Swallow with extortion claim

Trump’s draft order on religious freedom prompts praise, concern and confusion

Biskupski unveils ‘bold but equitable’ affordable housing plan