ADULTS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/ADULTS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Letter: Send buses and tents to border http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58183853-82/send-buses-tents-america.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58183853-82/send-buses-tents-america.html.csp">Letter: Send buses and tents to border</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-15T16:58:41.818-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 04:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The policy to send young adults to impoverished Mexico and Central America is well intentioned. Hoping to elevate folks spiritually is commendable. However, we are sending subliminal messages about the land of “milk and honey.” Impressionable children do not have any chance to immigrate, dead or alive. Legally or illegally, it doesn’t matter. Life matters. The Donner Party mattered. Throwing Halloween candy onto the Interstate highways of America would be deemed reckless endangerment and irresp...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58183853@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 16:58:41 MDT Vernal police investigate fireworks-related injuries http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58156635-78/police-fireworks-vernal-injuries.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58156635-78/police-fireworks-vernal-injuries.html.csp">Vernal police investigate fireworks-related injuries</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-07T21:40:45.937-06:00">Updated Jul 7, 2014 09:40PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Vernal police confirmed Monday that they are investigating a Fourth of July incident in which lit fireworks exploded within a crowd, causing minor injuries to two adults and a child. Assistant Police Chief Keith Campbell said officers were looking into whether fireworks were deliberately tossed or fired into a group of people celebrating at Vernal City Park. The injured were treated at the scene by medical personnel and released. Police ask anyone with information on those responsible to call V...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58156635@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Jul 2014 21:40:45 MDT Salt Lake City police officer stabbed in back http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58151536-78/merino-officer-police-officers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58151536-78/merino-officer-police-officers.html.csp">Salt Lake City police officer stabbed in back</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By pamela manson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-05T21:48:43.48-06:00">Updated Jul 5, 2014 09:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Salt Lake City police officer was stabbed in the back and a second officer suffered a neck injury during a fight that broke out early Saturday while they investigated the theft of a cellphone, officials said. The injuries were not life-threatening and both officers were treated at LDS Hospital and released Saturday morning, Lt. Carl Merino said. Two adults and two juveniles were taken to jail and two other adults were cited in the attack. Police received a call that a cellphone had been stole...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58151536@www.sltrib.com Sat, 05 Jul 2014 21:48:43 MDT Nibley family escapes early morning fire http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58078625-78/fire-family-early-maughan.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58078625-78/fire-family-early-maughan.html.csp">Nibley family escapes early morning fire</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By harry stevens</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-17T19:58:58.444-06:00">Updated Jun 17, 2014 07:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Nibley family lost its home to a fire at about 4 a.m. Tuesday, but managed to escape the flames without injury. “It was pretty much a total loss,” said Hyrum Fire Chief Kevin Maughan, who estimated the fire cost $135,000 in damages to the $165,000 house at 4430 S. Hollow Road. The family of four, two adults and two children, awoke to the smell of smoke in the early morning hours. They escaped their burning house before firefighters arrived on the scene. Maughan said the fire marshal was still...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58078625@www.sltrib.com Tue, 17 Jun 2014 19:58:58 MDT Is ‘leave no trace’ bad for conservation? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/outdoors/57991304-117/nature-marris-kids-adults.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/outdoors/57991304-117/nature-marris-kids-adults.html.csp">Is ‘leave no trace’ bad for conservation?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Erin Alberty</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-05-27T15:54:43.146-06:00">Updated May 27, 2014 03:54PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Did you ever pick a wildflower? Build a stick fort? Stray from the footpath while walking in the wilderness? In an article at Slate, author Emma Marris argues those nature-marring childhood joys, while contrary to the modern ‘leave no trace’ ethic, help children bond with wilderness and create adults that value its conservation. Marris consults park rangers, authors, research and government officials in search of a balance between enjoyment and overuse of public wild lands. A study in 2010 show...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57991304@www.sltrib.com Tue, 27 May 2014 15:54:43 MDT Scott D. Pierce: TV critic sort of insults noisy puppet chicken http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58007224-223/chica-hosts-squeaking-puppet.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58007224-223/chica-hosts-squeaking-puppet.html.csp">Scott D. Pierce: TV critic sort of insults noisy puppet chicken</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Scott D. Pierce</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-02T16:46:12.342-06:00">Updated Jun 2, 2014 04:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">If you have very small children and a cable/satellite TV subscription, you may have come upon “The Sunny Side Up Show” on Sprout. Sprout is a channel aimed at toddlers. And “The Sunny Side Up Show” is a three-hour block of programming that airs seven days a week — and is co-hosted by a Chica, a chicken puppet that squeaks. A lot. A whole lot. Pretty much endlessly, or so it seems to adult ears. In a presentation to TV critics a few months ago, the show’s human hosts were joined by Chica. Chic...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58007224@www.sltrib.com Mon, 02 Jun 2014 16:46:12 MDT Last call for stopgap health insurance for Utah’s poor http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57993900-78/utah-health-care-pcn.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57993900-78/utah-health-care-pcn.html.csp">Last call for stopgap health insurance for Utah’s poor</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By kirsten stewart</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-05-27T21:58:17.387-06:00">Updated May 27, 2014 09:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">It’s not Medicaid, but it’s the next best thing. That’s been the selling point for Utah’s Primary Care Network (PCN), limited coverage of preventive care for working poor adults who are ineligible for traditional Medicaid. The program opens for enrollment on June 2 for what may be the last time. There is no deadline, but enrollment will close as available slots are filled, according to the Utah Department of Health. Barring federal approval for an extension, the program will expire on Dec. 31, 2...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57993900@www.sltrib.com Tue, 27 May 2014 21:58:17 MDT