Local Headlines 2-7-14

Salt Lake Tribune

Editorial: Prison relocation idea needs careful scrutiny

UTOPIA claims bill would hinder debt repayment

Utah Senate OKs changing six classroom days to teacher prep time

Lawmakers debate home vs. preschool for youngsters

Mormons in Congress launch informal caucus

Utahns won’t see further cuts in food stamps

Bill to prevent ‘faithless electors’ stalls

More beer money could go to alcohol, substance abuse

Herbert backs repeal of law that ties hands of state regulators

Bill tightening residency laws headed to Senate

Medicaid expansion far from decided in Utah

Most comments back proposed Holladay antidiscrimination plan

‘Revenge porn’ bill advances to Utah House

Deseret News

Jay Evensen: A Christmas tree tax? Farm bill is full of surprises

Editorial: Cockfighting should be a felony in Utah

House passes bill directing local beer tax revenues to prevention programs

Committee approves preschool bill for at-risk students

Bill would give enrollment preference to grandchildren of charter school founders

Sen. Mike Lee’s prayer-dinner talk offers personal reflections

Teens, doctors, legislators call for regulation of e-cigarettes

House Republicans not ready to endorse prison move

Utah lawmakers invited into deaf, blind classroom as school asks for funding

Committee delays action on goblin toppling bill

Gov. Herbert calls his plan for Medicaid expansion a tough sell

Bill looks to clarify law on sexual abuse of a child

Effort to criminalize ‘revenge porn’ passes House committee

Family Research Council weighs in on Utah gay marriage case

Committee delays action on goblin toppling bill