Local Headlines 9-15-17

Salt Lake Tribune

Op-ed: Nominate Ronald Russell for the federal court in Utah

Which counties rely the most on Utah’s $8.4B tourism industry for jobs?

Town residents upset as popular road from Bluff into Bears Ears faces closure

Gov. Gary Herbert says changes to tough DUI law can wait until next year

Biskupski is finding it’s easier to criticize as a candidate than it is to govern as a mayor

Senate to grill Jon Huntsman next week about his nomination to be the ambassador to Russia

Gov. Herbert wishes GOP would drop lawsuit challenging new election law

New Utah media blitz aims to help parents protect their kids against digital pornography

Utah County sheriff fears his county will turn into Rio Grande, with transients creating longterm camps

Gehrke: Here comes an initiative to get rid of party nominating conventions and it could revolutionize Utah politics

Deseret News

Jay Evensen: Another Utah Olympic bid? Beware of the pitfalls

Greg Bell: Republicans in Congress fumbled in the big Obamacare game

Editorial: Assessment exams still provide useful data

Hatch’s pun-filled speech on medical marijuana getting long drag on social media

Love proposes to transfer Forest Service building to Juab County fire district

Elon Musk to unveil a ‘beast’ Tesla semitruck. Will it hurt Utah jobs?

Will Utah delay .05 percent DUI law?

Gov. Gary Herbert says Utah GOP would be wise to drop SB54 lawsuit

Utah A.G. Sean Reyes latest to back Colorado baker in Supreme Court case

Utah family incomes grow, but poverty still present

Herbert: Multiple monuments at Grand Staircase a possibility


Water experts ask Utah legislators for more research of nutrients in Utah Lake (Daily Herald)