Local Headlines 3-10-16

Salt Lake Tribune

Editorial: Abuse, not marriage, should be Utah’s focus

Bill to help Utah’s homeless advances

How to vote in Utah’s GOP and Democratic presidential caucuses

Utah lawmakers move to fix public defender system

House approves compromise for school-water-transportation funding fight

Utah to Congress: You owe us $1 million

Sen. Mike Lee in talks over his hold on aid for Flint’s water woes

Bills passes to ease restrictions on scenic byways

Bill passes to allow Utah distilleries to hold tastings

Utah’s far right and far left join to honor rap musical ‘Hamilton’

Renegade sign gets special dispensation from Utah Legislature

New payday loan regulations receive final OK

Senate approves measure to look into electronic driver licenses

Bill on public-land law enforcement awaits Herbert’s signature

Senate approves study of gun-related suicides

Senate approves watered-down bill on ‘non-compete’ clauses

UTA details allocation plan for Prop 1 funds in Davis, Weber counties

House approves tax incentive for cleaner fuel

No drive-through liquor sales for Utah

Controversial bill that taps Utah transportation money for water projects moves forward

Bluff locals seek to connect town to San Juan River with trails

GOP votes to give itself majority on key Legislative committee

Rep. Chris Stewart compares Donald Trump to Mussolini, praises Bernie Sanders’ consistency in U. video

Legislature sets aside funds for lawsuit to demand control of federal lands

Deseret News

Op-ed: Water infrastructure bill needs more work

Op-ed: Charter schools fill a need traditional schools don’t

Op-ed: Move forward with new model for delivering homeless services

Dan Liljenquist: Irascible regimes in Iran and North Korea

Jay Evensen: Our polarized political mess — can America’s rational middle be awakened?

Utah bill removes wait period on health insurance for immigrant children

Historic step toward solving Utah’s homeless problem

House lands on water fund compromise

Utah lawmakers pass controversial bill on noncompete contracts

UTA proposing improvements in Davis, Weber, Tooele counties

Utah Democrats upset over Medicaid, vow to continue to push for full expansion

Will Midvale homeless shelter have year-round operation?

Medical association withdraws support for medical cannabis bill

Other

Editorial: A more effective way to help Utah welfare recipients who need drug treatment (Standard-Examiner)

Democratic lawmakers explain their extended push for full Medicaid expansion (Standard-Examiner)

Student immunization bill HB221 gets diluted, then passes Senate (Standard-Examiner)

Caucus day nears, as does deadline for online GOP presidential vote (Standard-Examiner)