Local Headlines 7-12-18

Salt Lake Tribune

Utah Sen. Orrin Hatch calls Roe v. Wade ‘a settled opinion,’ gives confirmation advice to Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh

Utah movie theater cancels on Florida school shooting survivors, saying a planned town hall is ‘escalating into a potentially contentious situation’

Salt Lake City launches new effort to promote the arts and drive visitors downtown

Sen. Mike Lee introduces a bill to block any president from unilaterally creating new national monuments in Utah

Deseret News

John Curtis: What I hope Trump accomplishes during a historic trip to Europe

Mike Lee: This bill will protect rural Utahns from abuses of the Antiquities Act

Op-ed: How to make Utah’s water supply last

A. Scott Anderson: Collecting sales taxes from all retailers is basic fairness

Sen. Orrin Hatch says Roe v. Wade ‘settled opinion,’ doesn’t see it being overturned

Escalating contention prompts South Jordan theater to cancel March for Our Lives event

Trade war over Trump’s tariffs on Chinese products already hitting Utah hard, Rep. John Curtis says

‘Fresh start’? Salt Lake County’s nominees for new UTA board draw concern, criticism

New security procedures debut at Road Home in response to critical audit


UTA rep for Weber, Davis, Box Elder counties pared to 2 Davis Co. hopefuls (Standard-Examiner)

Rep. Bishop introduces Daylight Act, giving states more leeway to set clocks (Standard-Examiner)

Nordic Valley expansion plans generate criticism, questions in North Ogden (Standard-Examiner)