Local Headlines 5-5-17

Salt Lake Tribune

Op-ed: Bill will help to keep Utah’s children safe

Op-ed: Don’t undermine the independence of Utah’s judges

Defense industry supported 109,000 Utah jobs, research shows

Mormon church creates family history tree for congresswoman at request of Rep. Mia Love

Developer won UTA deals after forming company with then-Chairman Greg Hughes

Former Kane County treasurer pleads guilty to stealing public funds, receives 30 days in jail

Mormon church vows to stay neutral in partisan politics — despite Trump’s order

Gehrke: Tale of mother facing deportation should be a wake-up call for Utah

Deseret News

Jay Evensen: Is jury duty just a waste of time?

Provo, Orem ranked among the least diverse cities in the country

Chaffetz targets presidential pensions after Obama earns $400K for speech

LDS Church says Trump’s order easing political restrictions won’t alter current stance

Utah Technology Council begins search for new CEO

Utah’s 4 House reps say yes to AHCA, call it better alternative to Affordable Care Act

Energy summit highlights Utah’s successes, challenges

Dr. Lee to keep $1 million salary from university for one year as fallout continues

Jordan River State Park? Utah lawmaker considering bill to protect river from homeless

Mormons present family history to African-American congresswoman


Former UCRP secretary threatens lawsuit against Utah County Republican Party (Daily Herald)

Park City area woman to challenge U.S. Rep. Bishop, cites Bears Ears issue (Standard-Examiner)