CONNOR - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/CONNOR News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Utah company’s Final Four floor was built in tiny Michigan town http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57773971-77/floor-final-michigan-amasa.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57773971-77/floor-final-michigan-amasa.html.csp">Utah company’s Final Four floor was built in tiny Michigan town</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-05T17:26:56.401-06:00">Updated Apr 5, 2014 05:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Amasa, Mich. • Workers in a tiny Michigan town toiled to produce the hardwood floor on which Connecticut, Florida, Kentucky and Wisconsin will try to produce their shining moment. The floor being used for the Final Four games on Saturday and the national championship game on Monday, all in in Arlington, Texas, was put together in Amasa, Mich. — a 280-person community in Iron County and a key manufacturing spot for Salt Lake City-based Connor Sport Court International. Connor, which has been manu...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577739712014-04-05T17:26:56.401-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-05T17:26:56.401-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57773971@www.sltrib.com Sat, 05 Apr 2014 17:26:56 MDT Op-ed: Utah legislators stood up for Fourth Amendment http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57677465-82/bill-utah-requires-data.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57677465-82/bill-utah-requires-data.html.csp">Op-ed: Utah legislators stood up for Fourth Amendment</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Connor Boyack and Marina Lowe</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-15T08:06:51.516-06:00">Updated Mar 15, 2014 08:06AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Utah Legislature was divided this year when it came to issues such as air quality, same-sex marriage, Count My Vote, and education, but the Fourth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution is one place where legislators found common ground. We live in an age when the principles this clause was intended to protect are under constant threat. For example, the many beneficial technological advances we enjoy often come at the expense of our privacy. Additionally, the trend of militarizing police offi...</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> 57677465@www.sltrib.com Sat, 15 Mar 2014 08:06:51 MDT Utah Jazz found a hidden gem by drafting Paul Millsap http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57655743-87/millsap-jazz-utah-game.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57655743-87/millsap-jazz-utah-game.html.csp">Utah Jazz found a hidden gem by drafting Paul Millsap</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Steve Luhm</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-10T11:24:59.122-06:00">Updated Mar 10, 2014 11:24AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Paul Millsap’s attempt to impress NBA personnel-types at the 2006 predraft camp in Orlando was going miserably. Hoping to show he was more than a rebounder after leading the nation three straight years at Louisiana Tech, Millsap struggled against the bump in competition. Game after game, he looked like just another player who could dominate at a mid-major college but didn’t have the all-around tools to earning a living in the NBA. Then-Utah general manager Kevin O’Connor and head coach Jerry Slo...</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> 57655743@www.sltrib.com Mon, 10 Mar 2014 11:24:59 MDT Utah father-and-son cancer survivors run ‘The Amazing Race’ again http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57562603-223/dave-race-amazing-season.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57562603-223/dave-race-amazing-season.html.csp">Utah father-and-son cancer survivors run ‘The Amazing Race’ again</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="2014-02-20T16:48:11.88-06:00">Updated Feb 20, 2014 04:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A year ago, fans of “The Amazing Race” were becoming fans of Utahns Dave and Connor O’Leary. The father-and-son cancer survivors — Dave had prostate cancer; Connor had testicular cancer — were doing great on the CBS reality/competition show that takes contestants around the world. They finished third in the first leg of the race and were about to finish second in the second leg … when, suddenly, Dave felt something. Something bad. He had ruptured his Achilles tendon. With Dave on crutches, the 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> 57562603@www.sltrib.com Thu, 20 Feb 2014 16:48:11 MDT