Local Headlines 7-14-17

Salt Lake Tribune

Editorial: Did Utah’s Amazon deal need to be so sweet?

Jon Huntsman Sr., four-time cancer survivor, says he’d ‘love to’ try medical marijuana

On anti-DUI-law ad, Hughes says ‘Bullying like that doesn’t work in our state.’ But it wasn’t meant for Utah anyway.

Rolly: Why Utah sometimes seems like Polluter Protection Inc.

Salt Lake City officials: If a panhandler approaches you, just walk on by

Hate Common Core? It’ll cost Utah $100 million to replace, school board member warns

Sen. Mike Lee ‘withholding judgment’ on GOP health care bill — even though it includes some of his ideas

In wake of the Brian Head Fire, commissioner pushes state to talk to U.S. Ag secretary about forest management

Deseret News

Jay Evensen: Politics is broken, but regular Americans can provide solutions to problems

Editorial: Any bid for the Winter Games must be clean and transparent

Hatch backs new GOP Senate health care bill, Lee undecided

‘Extremely rural’ K-10 school asks board for 4-day week

Chaffetz resignation requires counties to pony up $675K for special election

Task force warned gas tax like ‘a rock star playing final concert’

Officials: Begging ‘abets lawlessness,’ don’t give panhandlers cash


Editorial: Voters can exercise patriotism by registering, voting in August election (Daily Herald)

Ogden-WSU-McKay transit project $22.5 million short of getting federal funds (Standard-Examiner)

Lawmaker not offended by group’s ad demanding repeal of BAC law (Logan Herald Journal)