Local Headlines 8-22-18

Salt Lake Tribune

Op-ed: Stall tactics, tomfoolery and fear-mongering in opposition to Prop 2

Salt Lake City mayor calls for new affordable housing incentives, expects 2,000 new units by end of 2019

With school starting, supporters ramp up campaign to boost Utah education funding with proposed gas-tax hike

How stifling is Utah? A new libertarian study says it is the 22nd ‘freest state in America.’

Trump to crisscross America to help GOP candidates, but Utah isn’t on his campaign map

Does having too many sex partners contribute to high suicide rates in the LGBTQ community? One new Salt Lake County Republican Party leader thinks so.

The University of Utah reassigned a graduate assistant after her syllabus restricted students with concealed guns to a ‘Second Amendment zone’

Amid tears for the lost, Utah leaders celebrate new law to help create a new three-digit national suicide hotline

Deseret News

Op-ed: Utah charter schools enrich public education

Editorial: Just because the Inland Port Authority can doesn’t mean it should

Are quagga-infested boats risking northern Utah’s water supply?

Salt Lake mayor ‘stoked’ about 2,000 affordable housing units in pipeline

Trump campaign swing for GOP candidates skipping Utah

New TV ad encourages Utahns to back gas tax increase for schools