Local Headlines 8-3-15

Salt Lake Tribune

Op-ed: There is legitimate basis for states’ claims to federal lands

Op-ed: Utahns have been taxed enough this year

Op-ed: Patent reform bill would hurt Utah entrepreneurship

Op-ed: Give Utah teachers a tax break to keep them on the job

Op-ed: Recreation on public lands is an uneven economic generator

Editorial: Hatch’s time should come to a close

Editorial: Utah tourism is inevitable, and that’s good

Editorial: If LDS split from Scouts, Utah camps should be shared

Editor column: Decision to reveal commenter’s identity not made lightly

Derrin Owens nominated to fill vacant Utah House seat

Poll: Salt Lakers unhappy with police chief’s ouster

On bad day, Great Salt Lake air has 3 times more ozone than Wasatch Front

In new poll, voters say homelessness a ‘major problem’ in downtown Salt Lake City

Prison relocation: Salt Lake City site most expensive in short term, cheapest in the long run

Salt Lake City spokesman placed on leave during probe of anonymous online political comments

Complaints from Utah inmates on hunger strike began months ago, ACLU says

Deseret News

Frank Pignanelli & LaVarr Webb: Identifying proper roles of various government levels

Drew Clark: Utah prison volunteers provide a caution against a distant relocation

Op-ed: Moving the prison would present economic opportunity for Utah

Editorial: Poll shows Utahns favor restricting development of prime agricultural land

GOP delegates select Derrin Owens to replace Jon Cox in Utah House

Salt Lake City mayor’s spokesman placed on administrative leave after online comments

School technology task force seeks help from California-based firm

Political party seeks settlement in SB54 lawsuit

Expunging criminal records expected to help formerly homeless people get back on their feet

Salt Lake County cities, school districts propose $10 million in property tax hikes

About Utah: He never yelled, but he sure did manage

Recreation, crowds and challenges: What’s next for Utah?

Other

Teacher shortage hits local schools (Standard-Examiner)

Teachers worried about state schools plan (Standard-Examiner)

Audit gives Summit County high marks (Park Record)

Winter Olympics 2022: could Park City, Salt Lake have beaten Beijing? (Park Record)