Local Headlines 5-17-17

Salt Lake Tribune

Editorial: DeVos visit to Utah revives a really bad idea, school vouchers

Utah’s Hatch: Trump sharing of classified info with Russia ‘blown out of proportion’

What to do with Volkswagen’s fine? Utah guv says buy new school buses

With Shurtleff in her corner, Draper councilwoman fights back against colleagues

Is the Salt Lake City attorney protecting the City Council from itself?

New task force digs into possible transportation reform

U. looks to create endowed chair honoring the late Bob Bennett

Utah’s Chaffetz says he will subpoena Comey memo if necessary

Deseret News

Boyd Matheson: Curing our contempt

Editorial: Change political pensions based on principle, not partisanship

Utah getting another $7.5 million in Volkswagen settlement

Salt Lake City is the best place to start a career

Man who accused Shurtleff, Swallow of public corruption released early from parole

Hatch honors heroic, fallen Utah police officers in Senate speech

Utah tech leaders weigh in on keeping the boom alive

Rep. Chris Stewart says Trump needs to be careful with classified information

UTA official relieved new task force not on a ‘witch hunt’

Paper or cloth? Park City adopts Utah’s first ban on plastic bags

Chaffetz calls for all FBI documents on President Trump and Comey


Provo mayoral candidate Stephen Cope discusses platform on ‘What Say Ye?’ podcast (Daily Herald)

Op-ed: Sheriff Terry Thompson’s misguided stance on medical cannabis (Standard-Examiner)

Editorial: Utah continues to hold out on the Prison Rape Elimination Act — but why? (Standard-Examiner)

County positions itself for land battle (Park Record)