Local Headlines 4-27-16

Salt Lake Tribune

Editorial: Votes show how Utah political conventions don’t reflect Utah’s people

Utahns’ economic outlook dipped in April

West Valley Police Chief wants to expand Taser, body cam program

Capitol board makes changes to ticket vehicles squatting in news media areas

Rolly: Gov. Herbert got tag-teamed at Utah’s GOP convention

Biskupski keeps Mike Brown, names him Salt Lake City’s police chief

Idaho ‘50 Shades of Grey’ case cited in Brewvies liquor battle in Utah

After overcoming mountains, deserts, early explorers now navigate state rules

Hatch, Leahy spar over Supreme Court nomination

House passes Chaffetz’s bill limiting paid leave for fed workers

Under campaign pressure, Overstock strips porn from site

Provo gives approval needed for ‘bus rapid transit’ project, bucking protest from residents

Agency board votes for big changes in wake of financial scandal

Broader Salt Lake County Council nepotism policy puts pressure on Recorder Gary Ott

Deseret News

Richard Davis: Medical marijuana issue will damage Democratic gubernatorial campaign

Derek B. Miller: No thanks, Mr. Trump and Mr. Sanders: Utah doesn’t need your protection

Editorial: People desire fair, equitable income tax

Democratic A.G. candidate says Reyes could have prevented Brewvies lawsuit

Salt Lake City to host coal reform hearing in May

Contentious politics, rising gas prices impact consumer confidence, report says

Sen. Ted Cruz secures second Utah victory, slate sweeps nearly all delegate slots

Interim Salt Lake Police Chief Mike Brown officially gets the job

Technology program ‘a huge deal’ for low-income Salt Lake students

Poll: Legislature didn’t go far enough with Medicaid expansion

Council approves policy banning dating between S.L. County bosses, subordinates


Morris drops out of race for House District 6, so party can unify behind other convention candidate (Daily Herald)

Editorial: Utah had a cheap, popular way to reduce air pollution. So lawmakers killed it (Standard-Examiner)

GOP review of Senate District 23 vote upholds Weiler’s win (Standard-Examiner)

Upstart Logan Wilde forces GOP stalwart Mel Brown into a primary (Park Record)

Trailside woman to cast vote for Hillary Clinton in Philadelphia (Park Record)