Local Headlines 2-1-18

Salt Lake Tribune

Editorial: Jails should use minimum, public standards to protect inmates

Utahns don’t know what to think of Rep. John Curtis — or even who he is, according to poll

Utah wants to hold on to its college graduates; new bill offers loan forgiveness to grads who choose to stay in Utah

Utah Senate votes to end state’s 90-day waiting period for divorce

Judge consolidates lawsuits over Bears Ears, Grand Staircase monument changes

Democrat Ben McAdams outraises Utah Rep. Mia Love by $42,000 in donations

Terminally ill patients in Utah could use medical marijuana grown and sold under a state-run system proposed by new bills

UTA board climbs aboard the reform train rolling in the Legislature

Salt Lake City Mayor Jackie Biskupski proposes half-penny hike in sales tax to fund housing, transit and road plans

Utah ‘stand your ground’ bill advances despite fears of violence against minorities

Deseret News

Rob Bishop: Changing the dialogue on public lands from ‘the problem’ to ‘our problem’

Editorial: State of the Union — after all is said and done

Utah Sen. Mike Lee uninjured in Virginia train wreck

Bill would give Utahns ‘right to shop’ for health insurance

Independent analysis gives mixed review on Utah’s water data accuracy

House committee approves two-word amendment to charter school enrollment statute

State of the City: Salt Lake mayor proposes exploring prison sales tax increase, $87 million bond

Medicinal cannabis measures move forward at Utah Legislature

Proposed law would penalize doctors for not providing info to woman seeking abortion

U. nurse Alex Wubbels testifies for bill requiring police to get warrant for blood draw

UTA trustees reluctantly back restructuring plan from lawmakers seen as ‘nonnegotiable’

Utah’s Mighty 6? Lawmakers urge support for new Escalante National Park