Local Headlines 5-30-18

Salt Lake Tribune

Editorial: Cows need to keep a low profile in Utah tourist areas

How a Bryce Canyon worker’s search for burrowing prairie dogs went from ‘Caddyshack’ to ‘Law & Order’

Gehrke: The inland port idea is a good one, so Utah leaders need to stop the power plays and threats of litigation that could sink it

Car-sharing firm Turo is battling traditional rental companies in Utah

During their only debate, GOP Rep. Curtis critiques Trump’s record as Chris Herrod lines up behind the president

Utahns will be voting on medical marijuana and Medicaid expansion — but not Utah’s candidate nominating law

Democrats seeking to face Rep. Bishop in November lay out how they would do things differently

Rep. Mike Kennedy portrays Mitt Romney as flip-flopper and carpetbagger while Romney renews his ‘bigot’ criticism of pastor who received an apology from Kennedy

Deseret News

Op-ed: Thanks to Mia Love for fixing Dodd-Frank

Editorial: A ride-hailing partnership with UTA will put Utah commuters in the fast lane

Utah consumers a little less confident about economy, survey shows

Josh Holt’s release from Venezuelan prison took ‘teamwork, trust,’ State Department says

Initiative to address issue of housing affordability in Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City Council signals early support for Biskupski’s proposed priorities for sales tax hike

Rep. John Curtis and primary challenger Chris Herrod spar over differences in debate

Mitt Romney calls Mike Kennedy’s apology to Baptist minister ‘inexplicable’ during Utah GOP debate

Tensions remain between Democratic candidates after 1st District debate

Count My Vote effort fails to make ballot; medical marijuana measure qualifies


Senate and congressional candidates spar in debates ahead of primaries (Daily Herald)

Western Weber Co. residents tout rural appeal, planners aim for balanced growth (Standard-Examiner)

Medical marijuana initiative to appear on November ballot despite signature removal campaign (Logan Herald Journal)