Local Headlines 4-17-17

Salt Lake Tribune

Op-ed: Some proposals to improve the governance of UTA

Op-ed: Constitution provides protection from tyranny

Op-ed: Turn state prison site into our own Central Park

Op-ed: Extend the EITC to more taxpayers

Editorial: Utahns can handle the truth of taxation

Marc Woolley is Biskupski’s pick for SLC’s urban renewal agency despite murky past

Second stay sought in ‘no promo homo’ lawsuit pending school rule changes

South Salt Lake leaders shop for ideas to improve homeless shelter coming to their city

Utah discloses previously confidential contract with Amazon

Pleasant Grove group moves forward with ‘roads first’ push

With Trump-chicken as their mascot, hundreds rally for president to release tax returns

Changing China: A Trump-led trade war? It could hurt Utah and rapidly growing Beijing

Viral fundraising catapults Dem over Chaffetz

Deseret News

Frank Pignanelli & LaVarr Webb: Can McAdams revitalize Utah Democratic Party?

Boyd Matheson: No safety in geography for homeless

Op-ed: A realistic view of Bears Ears National Monument

Op-ed: Reforming the Antiquities Act into a law for the people

Editorial: Reducing particulate pollutants

Herbert: Not time for Disneyland, despite state economic successes

Controlling costs for new state prison could mean fewer beds

State’s economy fueling population growth

Utahns join thousands across U.S. in call for Trump to release tax returns

‘Shocking’ contracts for 2 ex-UTA execs valued at $1.1M each

Report: Utah taxpayers donate more to homelessness than education

Other

New chair of Utah County Dems wants to get the party organized (Daily Herald)

Utah fiber-optic network UTOPIA may grow, giving Bountiful new internet options (Standard-Examiner)

Mayor says UTA board stonewalling attempts at reform, transit agency has different view (Standard-Examiner)