Local Headlines 3-3-16

Salt Lake Tribune

Editorial: Late legislation furthers coal port’s cloudy process

Utah House joins Senate in call to reclassify marijuana, end direct election of U.S. senators

After heated debate, clock runs out for committee vote on bill to decriminalize school truancy

Utah’s Love questions teenage consent for abortion

Utah Senate gives its final OK to ending death sentence

Asbestos bill advances, despite concerns about delays for victim compensation

Utah House OKs felony status for polygamy in attempt to revive law

Senate kills hate-crimes bill; LGBT advocates blame Mormon church

Senate panel advances $53M taxpayer investment in California port

Committee clears plan to study firearms and suicides in Utah

Utah environmental regulators vote down air-emission rules brought by local groups

Conservationists say Public Lands Initiative would do more harm than good in Utah

Political world abuzz about Mitt Romney’s speech Thursday at the University of Utah

Deseret News

Dan Liljenquist: Examining Donald Trump

Editorial: Homeless veterans need help with new bill

Utah Senate votes down proposed hate crimes law

Senate votes to end death penalty in Utah

Legislature passes resolution asking feds to reclassify marijuana

Legislature passes resolution calling for repeal of 17th Amendment

Lawmakers consider extending date for immigration reform package

Supporters hope for new Hole in the Rock state park

As Utah coal slumps, solar energy booms

Bill to study suicides, gun death passes committee

Hillary for Utah opens state campaign headquarters in Salt Lake City

S.L. County recorder’s health questions prompt election law discussions

Bishop’s public lands bill skewered in citizens hearing

Will Trump participate in Salt Lake City’s GOP presidential debate?

The advocate: Bust fuels rise in domestic violence

The negotiator: ‘I wish there was more I could do to help’

The two states of Utah: A story of boom and bust

Mitt Romney expected to pitch case against Trump at U. Thursday