CHARLOTTE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/CHARLOTTE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Michigan girl mauled by raccoon finishes surgeries http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58312934-68/charlotte-ear-raccoon-http.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58312934-68/charlotte-ear-raccoon-http.html.csp">Michigan girl mauled by raccoon finishes surgeries</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T10:28:59.019-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 10:28AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Royal Oak, Mich. • Now that Charlotte Ponce has her ear, she’s looking to accessorize. “I can finally wear earrings,” the 12-year-old said from her hospital bed in suburban Detroit. Charlotte, whose face was mauled by a pet raccoon when she was a baby, is celebrating the completion of two years’ worth of reconstructive surgical procedures. Since August 2012, she has had her upper lip repaired, her nose rebuilt and been given a new right ear. She underwent skin graft surgery last week on the arm ...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58312934@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 10:28:59 MDT Quarantine for missionaries working with Ebola patients http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58282370-68/missionaries-ebola-charlotte-health.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58282370-68/missionaries-ebola-charlotte-health.html.csp">Quarantine for missionaries working with Ebola patients</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">the Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-10T18:49:01.583-06:00">Updated Aug 10, 2014 06:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Charlotte, N.C. • Missionaries retuning to the United States after working with patients infected with Ebola will be put in quarantine and monitored, health officials said Sunday. The quarantine will last at least three weeks since the missionaries were last exposed to people infected with the Ebola virus, the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services said. The missionaries are with Charlotte-based SIM USA. None of them is sick or show signs of having Ebola, but they agree with heal...</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> 58282370@www.sltrib.com Sun, 10 Aug 2014 18:49:01 MDT Sealed Air moving its headquarters to Charlotte http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58215041-79/charlotte-sealed-company-headquarters.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58215041-79/charlotte-sealed-company-headquarters.html.csp">Sealed Air moving its headquarters to Charlotte</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-23T16:37:32.985-06:00">Updated Jul 23, 2014 04:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Charlotte, N.C. • Fortune 500 packaging company Sealed Air Corp. will consolidate management operations from several states and relocate its New Jersey headquarters to the Charlotte area, where it plans to employ nearly 1,300 jobs in three years. A North Carolina committee that approves the state’s main tax break to attract businesses on Wednesday approved up to $36 million over 12 years if the company meets job and investment targets. The Elmwood Park, N.J.-based company also will receive at le...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582150412014-07-23T16:37:32.985-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-23T16:37:32.985-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58215041@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 16:37:32 MDT Hornets reach deal with Pacers guard Stephenson http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58192022-77/deal-guard-stephenson-agent.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58192022-77/deal-guard-stephenson-agent.html.csp">Hornets reach deal with Pacers guard Stephenson</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated PRess</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T16:43:13.328-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 04:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Lance Stephenson is bringing his swag to Charlotte. The controversial shooting guard has agreed to a $27 million, three-year deal with the Hornets, according to a person familiar with the contract. The deal includes a team option for the third season. Stephenson wrote on Twitter: “Indy, I had a great 4 years. Thank you Larry Bird, the fans, my coaches and teammates for the incredible experience. I will never forget any of you! I now have to look to the next phase of my career and the wonderful o...</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> 58192022@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 16:43:13 MDT Utah Jazz: Marvin Williams leaves the Jazz in free agency http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/58178356-87/williams-jazz-hornets-marvin.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/58178356-87/williams-jazz-hornets-marvin.html.csp">Utah Jazz: Marvin Williams leaves the Jazz in free agency</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tony Jones</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-13T18:25:47.407-06:00">Updated Jul 13, 2014 06:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Las Vegas • While the Utah Jazz retained a (restricted) free agent in Gordon Hayward, they lost a key member of their roster from last season. Marvin Williams left the Jazz for the Charlotte Hornets on Saturday, signing a two-year and $14 million contract with the Hornets, who were a playoff team a year ago. “We’re happy for Marvin,” Utah General Manager Dennis Lindsey said. “He’s been a great person and a great player for us. We talked, and I told him that sometimes things come full circle. May...</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> 58178356@www.sltrib.com Sun, 13 Jul 2014 18:25:47 MDT Utah Jazz: Gordon Hayward signs Hornets’ offer sheet http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/58169860-87/hayward-jazz-offer-free.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/58169860-87/hayward-jazz-offer-free.html.csp">Utah Jazz: Gordon Hayward signs Hornets’ offer sheet</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Aaron Falk</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-11T15:47:02.193-06:00">Updated Jul 11, 2014 03:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">It’s official. Gordon Hayward signed his offer sheet with the Charlotte Hornets, the team announced early Thursday morning, just hours after the NBA’s moratorium had lifted. The Utah Jazz will now have three days (until 9:59 p.m. MT on Sunday) to match the four-year, $63 million offer for the restricted free agent. It’s a larger deal than Hayward sought before last season, when agent Mark Bartelstein and the Jazz discussed an extension. “[But] when you get to free agency, you never know what wil...</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> 58169860@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Jul 2014 15:47:02 MDT Restricted free agent Gordon Hayward, Charlotte agree to max deal http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/jazznotes/58163751-62/hayward-deal-jazz-charlotte.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/jazznotes/58163751-62/hayward-deal-jazz-charlotte.html.csp">Restricted free agent Gordon Hayward, Charlotte agree to max deal</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-09T17:36:38.027-06:00">Updated Jul 9, 2014 05:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Gordon Hayward is the Utah Jazz's top priority this offseason.And as the restricted free agent has shopped around the league, in search for a new deal, all indications have pointed to the Jazz matching any offer Hayward might receive.Now we'll see for sure.According to a source, Hayward has agreed to sign an offer sheet from the Charlotte Hornets once the league's moratorium ends Wednesday at 10 p.m. MT. The Charlotte Observer was the first to report the deal late Tuesday.Yahoo's Adrian Wojnarow...</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> 58163751@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Jul 2014 17:36:38 MDT Gordon Hayward's Charlotte visit apparently continues http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/jazznotes/58161385-62/hayward-twitter-bonnell-com.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/jazznotes/58161385-62/hayward-twitter-bonnell-com.html.csp">Gordon Hayward's Charlotte visit apparently continues</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-08T17:26:25.344-06:00">Updated Jul 8, 2014 05:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">&lt;freeform&gt;&lt;blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"&gt;&lt;p&gt;Neither general manager Rich Cho, nor coach Steve Clifford, at summer practice. Must still be Hayward-palooza. &lt;a href="http://t.co/kJ2tRIU5rL"&gt;pic.twitter.com/kJ2tRIU5rL&lt;/a&gt;&lt;/p&gt;&mdash; Rick Bonnell (@rick_bonnell) &lt;a href="https://twitter.com/rick_bonnell/statuses/486537843481649152"&gt;July 8, 2014&lt;/a&gt;&lt;/blockquote&gt;&lt;script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"&g...</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> 58161385@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Jul 2014 17:26:25 MDT