Local Headlines 3-2-16

Salt Lake Tribune

Op-ed: PLI won’t hurt air quality in eastern Utah, and environmentalists know it

Editorial: Dunnigan’s health care bill is something to be ashamed of

Move to dump Daylight Saving Time dies in Utah committee

Move to eliminate Utah car-safety inspections fails

Rolly: Great minds apparently think alike in Utah’s guv campaign

House calls for constitutional convention

Death penalty abolition clears first Utah Senate vote by wide margin

Asbestos victims, lawyers fear new ALEC-inspired bill may delay compensation

Battle intensifies over transferring money from transportation

Another Dem jumps into Utah governor’s race, says he understands ‘culture of the state’

Utah ‘victim rights’ bill dead after opponents flood Capitol saying proposal had opposite intent

Utah House passes police body-camera bill

SLC Council approves Biskupski’s department-head nominees; some receive grilling

Utah guv supports concept of state money backing Oakland port

Tesla now trying to kill Utah bill once intended to help it

Without a dissenting vote, Utah Senate passes bill to collect online sales tax

Concerns swirl around Salt Lake County Recorder Ott

House votes to require less-polluting water heaters

Senate blocks effort to rename Columbus Day after Indigenous Peoples

LDS leaders to Utah Mormons: Go to your party caucuses

Utah House votes to end prison-without-parole sentences for minors

House OKs $9M to help build new homeless shelters

Deseret News

Op-ed: Facts are stubborn, statistics are pliable

Richard Davis: The Article I Project should be bipartisan

Jay Evensen: Police shooting shows how Rio Grande Street is out of control

Nonpartisan primary election proposal for State School Board moves to Senate floor

Committee OKs bill naming 2 official Utah hashtags

Advocates, police derail bill they say discounts Utah crime victims

Daylight saving time bill killed in committee

Attempt to end Utah vehicle safety inspection program fails

Beekeeping bill creates buzz among supporters, opponents

Resolution calling for a constitutional convention passes House

Utah senators give early support for school tech grant program

Senate rejects repeal of Salt Lake City’s ability to raise taxes for prison costs

Utah Senate panel rejects bill banning discrimination against public breastfeeding

Gov. Herbert expects House Medicaid expansion plan to pass, says he’ll sign bill

Utah Senate casts preliminary vote to repeal death penalty

Indigenous Peoples Day bill fails in Utah Senate

Business leaders oppose non-compete bill


Domestic violence advocates fighting against proposed Utah bill (Standard-Examiner)

Utah ranks average for preventative healthcare (Standard-Examiner)

Salt Lake officials explain their support for limited Medicaid expansion (Standard-Examiner)

Woodland resident launches District 53 campaign (Park Record)

Medical cannabis bill reaches House (Park Record)