Local Headlines 6-29-16

Salt Lake Tribune

Rolly: Lawyer’s criticism of Herbert leads to a perceived threat against his firm

La Frontera in St. George denied liquor license, as DABC gets tough on restaurants near churches

BLM poised to OK 5,750 new wells for Utah oilfield

Herbert trounces Johnson in Utah governor’s primary, flipping the script on convention results

Chaffetz romps to primary victory in Utah’s 3rd Congressional District

Legislative races: Ex-speaker may be in trouble, signature-gatherers headed for defeat

Silvestrini, Healey emerge in Millcreek mayoral chase, but will there be a final matchup?

Two State School Board incumbents may go down, returns show

Utah’s Misty Snow makes history as Dems’ transgender Senate nominee

Deseret News

Derek B. Miller: Utah speaks the world’s languages

Richard Davis: Brexit wasn’t really about the EU

Editorial: 2 competing views of the hikes in grazing fees on federal land

Utahns’ confidence in the state economy is increasing, survey says

Most Utah legislators survive intraparty challenges

Silvestrini may be only candidate on Millcreek’s mayoral ballot

Bear River wetlands grow partnership between ranchers, federal agency

Chaffetz handily defeats challenger Teng in GOP primary

Misty Snow likely to advance to general election to take on Mike Lee

Gov. Gary Herbert calls margin of victory over Jonathan Johnson ‘stunning’


Chaffetz wins Primary in landslide vote, State Senate race close (Daily Herald)

Ivie tops Voeks in Utah County Commissioner primary race (Daily Herald)

Edwards holds off Jenkins in House 20 GOP primary (Standard-Examiner)

Hiatt concedes; Elliott the winner for Davis Commission GOP nomination (Standard-Examiner)

Jim Harvey wins the Weber County GOP primary with 56 percent (Standard-Examiner)

Primary results: Ward ahead of Saxton for Cache County Council seat (Logan Herald Journal)