Local Headlines 5-6-16

Salt Lake Tribune

Op-ed: Intolerant tolerance is not tolerance at all

Editorial: Herbert gives in to irrational fear of education monsters

Educational software — and questions of bias, cost and efficacy — on Utah lawmakers’ minds

Candidate says convention shenanigans may have illegally defeated her

Environmental groups petition EPA to revoke Utah’s authority over water quality

Utah to receive additional funds to monitor San Juan River, Lake Powell for contamination

Libertarian candidate says disaffected voters offer opening for third party

Sim Gill finds ‘nothing worth celebrating’ over Utah Medicaid funding

Rolly: Remembering gentleman Bob Bennett — boy, how politics could use the likes of him today

Deseret News

Greg Bell: The conservative philosophy is under attack everywhere

Editorial: Senator Bob Bennett’s lack of ego left an impression

Sen. Hatch meets with Prime Minister Netanyahu during Israel trip

Moab tailings removal slows, Chaffetz fights proposed funding cuts

With Trump on top, Romney will not attend Republican convention

Gov. Gary Herbert’s ‘big change’ over Common Core puzzling


Utah students who don’t pass civics test don’t graduate (Standard-Examiner)

Utahns react to Donald Trump’s cleared path to the GOP presidential nomination (Standard-Examiner)

Trump’s nomination positive for local Democrats, divisive for local Republicans (Logan Herald Journal)