Local Headlines 10-16-15

Salt Lake Tribune

Op-ed: Congress must push repeal of medical-device tax over finish line

Op-ed: Reject Prop. 1 and wait for a version without UTA

Editorial: Ridership numbers boost UTA’s case for tax hike

Community activist takes on incumbent in Salt Lake City District 6

Tribal leaders to Obama: Name a new monument in Utah to protect our lands

Rolly: Consequences of teens’ dumb act — future in politics?

Herbert leaves health reform to a Legislature that has shunned earlier attempts

Salt Lake County residents responding to vote-by-mail option

Money already flowing in rematch between Mia Love and Doug Owens

‘Get out of the way and let me teach’: Utah politicians, educators square off

Utah says wait for driver license is down to minutes

Deseret News

Natalie Gochnour: Utah’s intergenerational poverty research: a public policy breakthrough

Op-ed: Tax code too important to be reduced to political gamesmanship

Editorial: The speaker has near-dictatorial power in the House

Washington Post highlights Utah’s online preschool program

Lawmakers to teachers: Make your voices known

Tribal coalition in Washington, D.C., pushing for Bears Ears National Monument

Lawyers question, defend Utah governor’s Planned Parenthood cuts

Suspicious package containing gun left in Capitol rotunda


Editorial: Quit playing politics and pass Healthy Utah (Standard-Examiner)

Editorial: Vote yes on Prop 1 (Standard-Examiner)

Deer hunting culture has staying power in Utah (Standard-Examiner)

Davis County voters may check up on vote by mail (Standard-Examiner)