Local Headlines 5-15-15

Salt Lake Tribune

Editorial: Time to implement Count My Vote

Lawmakers do about-face, will attend public meetings about Utah prison move

New Utah group calls for more women CEOs, elected officials

Utah governor open to legalizing medical marijuana

Herbert, Dunnigan confident Utah Medicaid expansion plan on track for July deadline

Outside expert says Salt Lake City’s homeless services disorganized and dysfunctional

Auditor finds more than $100K swindled from Utah County water district

Rolly: Fight of the Century II? Hardly, but Romney, Holyfield ready to trade jabs for charity

Deseret News

Editorial: Digital demands are on the verge of outpacing current infrastructure

Gov. Gary Herbert says he’s ‘open to the idea of medical marijuana’

New incentives expected to bring 900 jobs to Utah over next 20 years

Utah A.G. Sean Reyes urges Congress to pass international Megan’s Law

Greg Bell: Despite improved progress, Utah still has education challenges to overcome

Solid Medicaid expansion solutions still absent as deadline looms

Test comparison gives Utah high marks, but are exams the problem?

Controversial consultant recommends consolidation of homeless services


Gov. Herbert says ‘civil war’ in GOP is unhealthy (Associated Press)

Gov. Herbert: Police need training to diffuse situations (Associated Press)

Utah County needs assessment: Education must begin early (Daily Herald)

Editorial: The slapstick opposition to diesel testing (Standard-Examiner)

Centerville residents oppose high density development (Standard-Examiner)