Local Headlines 1-27-16

Salt Lake Tribune

Op-ed: Utah’s Pay for Success pre-K model is a worthy innovation

Use a lot of water? Utah’s rates could soon rise through ‘conservation pricing’

Utahn’s federal suit challenges presidential eligibility of Cruz

West Jordan to slash lobby expenses

Body-cam bill would create state standards and make recordings private

Dems want GOP stripped of party status for obstructing election law

Lawmaker hopes creating ‘teacher leaders’ will boost Utah’s retention rates

After outlawing job discrimination, lawmakers seek job accommodation

Central Utah residents tell EPA their air is fine, say coal-plant pollution controls would cost jobs

Biskupski State of the City: SLC can be improved with focus on results

County buying Salt Palace land from Mormon church for $6.6M. Its value: $34M

Professors sue USU Eastern, attorney’s office after Utah mayor’s alleged ‘tirade’

Deseret News

Jay Evensen: Chances are, your grandchildren still will be fighting over federal lands in Utah

Editorial: No to ‘Constitutional Carry’

Consumer confidence down, even amid Sundance Film Festival

A bill to help pregnant and breastfeeding women

Group slams measure to pay for water projects

Workforce development, education funding top business community’s legislative priorities

Death benefits proposed for Utah National Guard members

Utah Democrats want to weigh in on court battle over state election law

Coal miners, families pack Salt Lake hearing on regional haze

Biskupski commits to cleaner, safer Salt Lake in first State of the City address

The plan: $36 million for charter schools, among other things


Utah County Commissioners postpone decision on American Fork Canyon resolution (Daily Herald)

Editorial: Use time, money wisely legislators (Standard-Examiner)

Soft side surprises friends of gruff cowboy commissioner (Standard-Examiner)

King braces for difficult 2016 session (Park Record)