Local Headlines 8-5-15

Salt Lake Tribune

Editorial: Address prison issues, but not because of hunger strike

Judge: Attorneys fighting conviction of alleged Utah gang members acted too late

UTA hires new non-police ‘fare inspectors’

Commission to pick new Utah prison site Aug. 11

Rolly: Utah’s constitutional score: Religious rights 1, school dress code 0

Salt Lake City mayor: Spokesman’s online sniping was ‘wrong’

Salt Lake County voters will decide on sales-tax hike in November

Overstock.com boss planning run for Utah guv says Herbert has paid ‘lip service’ to conservative causes

Cokie Roberts in SLC: Virulent politics ‘infecting’ both parties, widening civic discord

Utah school boards approve property tax increases to offset charter funding

Utah prison officials begin disciplining inmates on Day 5 of hunger strike

Deseret News

Richard Davis: Why Joe Biden should run for president

Op-ed: Paying tribute to Americans with Disabilities Act

Editorial: Herbert’s chairing of U.S. governors group puts Utah on national stage

Out of time: Judge tosses ACLU lawsuit petitioning reversal of gang injunction charges

Sales tax hike will be up to Salt Lake County voters during November election

New prison site could be recommended next week

Some inmates lose television, spending privileges as prison hunger strike reaches 5th day


Utah County cities all over the board in government costs (Daily Herald)

Countdown to cities’ primary elections (Daily Herald)

Provo Council approves property tax increase, finalizes 2016 budget (Daily Herald)

Mountain Accord signed (Park Record)

Summit County GOP ready to listen to Donald Trump and the others (Park Record)