Local Headlines 1-20-16

Salt Lake Tribune

Editorial: Herbert and Lee choose people over party

Utah elections office: Party can’t exclude candidates, voters who gather signatures

Poll: Utahns give thumbs up to governor’s performance, thumbs down to Legislature

Dabakis wants Utah’s K-12 schools to stop sharing income tax revenue with universities

The history and law behind Utah’s bid to gain federal public lands

Utah police want review of alleged cop shooter’s release to treatment center

Rolly: Utah GOP getting legal advice from Idaho attorney in election fight

Utah road deaths rose by 7 percent in 2015

Poll: Utahns want more resources for homeless housing and services

Bishop to unveil long-awaited public lands bill days before inquiry into BLM’s handling of Utah lands

Utah elections office: Party can’t exclude candidates, voters who gather signatures

Vigil planned for two Utah officers shot Sunday

New Mayor Biskupski parts with Salt Lake City’s RDA boss

Deseret News

Jay Evensen: Officer’s death reminds us we all have a stake in law enforcement

Richard Davis: The problem is deeper than Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders

Editorial: New tools for the measurement and management of human capital hold great hope for improved social outcomes

Utah GOP, state appear headed to Utah Supreme Court in SB54 dispute

Bishop public lands proposal unveiled, already sparking criticism

‘Very disturbing’: Utah traffic deaths rise for second year in a row


Provo Municipal Council shares priorities through core values for 2016 (Daily Herald)

Issues for Utah County in 2016 include transportation and trails, commissioners say (Daily Herald)

Another attempt coming to end Utah’s ‘Zion Curtain’ liquor law (Standard-Examiner)

New lawsuit adds to confusion about the SB54 Utah election law (Standard-Examiner)

Tribal coalition ends discussions with Bishop over Public Lands Initiative (Standard-Examiner)

Proposed joint resolution would divert funds back to K-12 (Logan Herald Journal)