Local Headlines 11-19-15

Salt Lake Tribune

Editorial: Secret UTA trip to Alps a cynical breach of trust

Law would end 2-week wait for Utah election updates

Utah lawmakers considering array of rules on drones

‘If we could run a bill that would repeal Roe v. Wade, we would’: Utah lawmakers take aim at abortion, Planned Parenthood

Utah lawmakers eye $7 million expansion for public preschool

UTA board adopts enhanced ethics rules

Even with new taxes, state has $7.3 billion shortfall for transportation projects

SLC Council to Biskupski: No money for transition

UTA board member resigns after controversial Swiss trip

Most Utah GOP House members push for hold on Syrian refugees

Judge’s ruling may leave independent voters out in the cold

Reid dismisses Utah prosecutor’s probe as political grandstanding

Parents say Utah’s experiment with medical marijuana is big boon for children with epilepsy

Utah asks EPA to reimburse $300K for mine-waste spill

Lawmakers give nod to medical marijuana for Utah patients

Deseret News

Dan Liljenquist: Radical Islamic State is cancer that must be eradicated

John Hoffmire: U.S. schools should follow Utah’s lead in teaching financial literacy in the classroom

Editorial: Administrators face a difficult balance between sensitivity and safety in schools

Task force recommends changes to charter school funding model

New economic development director to focus on expanding Salt Lake County businesses

Utahns, lawmakers put medical marijuana on upcoming legislative agenda

House GOP caucus falls short of support in asking Gov. Herbert to ‘pause’ on taking refugees

Lawmakers endorse allowing election results to be updated

Utah lawmaker: Follow-up religious liberty legislation ‘likely’ next year

Three new homeless shelters along the Wasatch Front?

Pair of GOP lawmakers target Planned Parenthood, abortion

One UTA board member resigns after Switzerland trip, two others to follow


Editorial: Canvass results prove vote by mail should be adopted countywide (Daily Herald)

Expect more than 400,000 residents in northwest Utah County by 2050 (Daily Herald)

Orem council approves raise in mayor’s salary (Daily Herald)

Democrat Peter Clemens aims again to unseat GOPer Rob Bishop (Standard-Examiner)

CVTD votes to keep zero-fare policy (Logan Herald Journal)