Local Headlines 9-1-15

Salt Lake Tribune

Editorial: Small tax could end long delay

Rolly: After a lightning strike changed his career path, Fred Ball took Utah’s business world by storm

The hamlet of Wallsburg hasn’t forgotten the 2013 election it didn’t hold

New U.S. attorney for Utah formally installed in office

Whew! Utah County residents won’t have to vote twice

Lawmaker: Rise in Utah prescription overdose deaths a ‘medical emergency’

Deseret News

Op-ed: Utah charter schools experience phenomenal growth, should remain an option for students

Students see ‘great growth’ in second year of SAGE assessment

Educators expected successes in second year of SAGE

Opponents of coal production say there is a better way

Utah County residents in vote-by-mail cities won’t need to cast ballots twice

New U.S. Attorney for Utah John Huber takes oath of office

Plumes of chlorine gas to be released on Dugway testing grounds

E-cigs surpass cigarettes in popularity among Utah teens

Does coal have a future in Utah? Should it?


County officials, city leaders bridge gap over vote-by-mail controversy (Daily Herald)

SAGE results show improvements across board in both districts (Logan Herald Journal)