Local Headlines 8-14-17

Salt Lake Tribune

Op-ed: The de facto silencing of Mia Love’s constituents

Op-ed: Community can take back the Rio Grande neighborhood

Op-ed: A call to unaffiliated voters to turn out Tuesday

Editorial: Time for term limits for Congress

Gehrke: Regulators should reject Rocky Mountain Power’s plan and keep powering the solar industry

State regulators delay Rocky Mountain Power’s net metering hearings to allow more settlement talks

Human activity — racing included — is shrinking the Bonneville Salt Flats, U. researcher says

After being gouged, Utah lawmaker seeks to limit ticket scalping markups

SLC Council challengers beat the bushes for District 5 votes. In District 1? Not so much.

‘Operation Rio Grande’ leaders scrambling for drug treatment beds as police prepare to launch crackdown

Get to know the three Republicans in bruising primary to replace Chaffetz before voter judgment Tuesday

Salt Lake County sheriff pick Rosie Rivera faces immediate battle on jail space, violence in homeless district, opioids

Deseret News

Frank R. Pignanelli and LaVarr Webb: Homeless Ben, seldom-seen Love, and Tuesday showdown

Richard Davis: Utah needs an independent election commission

Op-ed: What Utah needs to know about my son, Chris Herrod

Orrin Hatch: Back to school is an important time to remember our teachers

Drew Clark: Bringing fiber optics to all of Wasatch Front is possible

Editorial: Quality of Utah hospitals is high, but the state may need more health care services

Editorial: Statutory changes may be needed for fireworks in Utah

Salt Lake County GOP extends investigation into acting recorder

Newsweek says Utah is ‘leading the way’ in banning life without parole for children

Push for unaffiliated voters to register at polls could delay GOP primary results

Park City superintendent unwittingly becomes ‘public voice’ of opioid crisis

Understanding the refugee crisis: 25 million worldwide, but it comes down to the one

Rosie Rivera becomes first woman elected as Salt Lake County sheriff

Spanking only abusive if there is proof of harm, Utah Supreme Court says

Utah lawmakers denounce violence in Virginia

City Council candidates offer diverse opinions on homelessness, community growth

3rd District, municipal primary elections on tap Tuesday


Editorial: Utah leaders sound right tone after Virginia unrest (Daily Herald)

Editorial: Never fear, Utah. Rep. Paul Ray intends to put California in its place (Standard-Examiner)

Weber County officials agree to help Salt Lake County jail with overcrowding (Standard-Examiner)

Andy Beerman leads fundraising, backed by ex-Salt Lake mayors (Park Record)

Park City voters must drop one from strong mayoral field (Park Record)