Local Headlines 2-5-15

Salt Lake Tribune

Editorial: Wood burning still must be addressed

Utah legislators go bigger with commemorative firearm for the 2015 session

House: School board should meet only within their boundaries

Bill wiping out real estate disclosures is watered down

Senate defeats liquor-enforcement bill

Pioneer Park planning extravaganza aimed at area makeover

Utah sues feds, demanding removal of horses from trust lands

Bill would let state be more aggressive in cleaning air

Utah closer to bringing back the firing squad

Bill sets deadline for state to sue feds over land control

Golden retriever on way to fetch official state animal title

Advocacy group launches pointed campaign for health care at two Utah lawmakers

Obama taps experienced prosecutor to be next U.S. Attorney for Utah

Planners unveil blueprint for future of Wasatch canyons

Utah’s Chaffetz bets against online gambling

Senators dump move to change Daylight Saving Time

Bill advances to control anonymous political donations in Utah

Utah lawmaker apologizes after comments on rape, sex with unconscious partner

Deseret News

Jay Evensen: Forget silly hand-washing rules, Washington should focus on tax reform

Richard Davis: Gay rights, religious rights can share common ground

Jay Evensen: Shrinking Great Salt Lake signals need for better water policies

Editorial: School innovations require not just funding, but latitude to move from current ‘factory model’

Senate votes down bill to divert alcohol fines to A.G.’s office

Utah’s public lands initiative to be unveiled March 27

Utah repeats as best performing state in economic growth

Committee endorses bill to repeal no more stringent law on pollution

Legislative committee recommends $3.9B education budget

Dabakis gets passage of ‘big enchilada’ lands bill

Provo, Ogden, Salt Lake City rank among best in U.S. for top tech jobs

Utah’s plan for Alzheimer’s needs attention, funding to make a difference

Bill seeks for equalized capital funding for charter schools passes committee

Bill giving noncustodial parents more time with kids passes committee

Bill excusing nursing moms from jury duty advances

Utah lawmakers reject move to cancel daylight saving time

Fraud charges dismissed, ‘nightmare’ over for ex-Provo councilman

Bill to revive firing squad narrowly passes House committee

Student-backed bill for state pet gets OK from committee

Utah DPS struggling to hire, keep emergency dispatchers

Utah lawmaker seeks to clarify comments on sexual assault bill


Editorial: Stop bickering on BRT and move forward (Daily Herald)

How the state legislature will tackle water rights this year (Daily Herald)

Politicians may be giving contributions to charity in the future (Daily Herald)

Steve Turley speaks out after felony charges dismissed (Daily Herald)

Rep. Perry’s vehicle impound bill heads to House for full debate (Standard-Examiner)

Bill requiring candidates to give away large anonymous donations clears House (Standard-Examiner)

Farmington leaders want a full review of Shared Solution alternative for the West Davis Corridor (Standard-Examiner)

Budget: More airmen at Hill, another move to retire A-10 (Standard-Examiner)