DISTRICT - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/DISTRICT News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Chris Stewart has big cash lead over Robles in Utah’s 2nd District http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57822356-90/bank-campaign-democratic-district.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57822356-90/bank-campaign-democratic-district.html.csp">Chris Stewart has big cash lead over Robles in Utah’s 2nd District</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Matt Canham</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-15T18:48:06.626-06:00">Updated Apr 15, 2014 06:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Rep. Chris Stewart has a big financial advantage in his bid for a second term. The latest campaign-finance reports, filed late Monday, show that his campaign is humming along, producing mailers, releasing radio ads and monitoring poll results. His opponents have been far less active. Stewart, a Republican from Farmington who captured the 2nd District seat in 2012, has raised $143,700 since the start of the year and spent about $108,400 of it. He’s left with $205,400 in his campaign account. H...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 57822356@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Apr 2014 18:48:06 MDT Utah teacher on leave after asking kids to list genitalia slang http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57822890-78/williams-teacher-students-course.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57822890-78/williams-teacher-students-course.html.csp">Utah teacher on leave after asking kids to list genitalia slang</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lisa Schencker</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-15T20:03:07.878-06:00">Updated Apr 15, 2014 08:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Weber High School teacher has been placed on paid leave after asking her students to name slang for genitalia as part of a lesson. Teacher Ashley Williams was placed on paid leave Friday after students brought the incident to the attention of school administrators, said Nate Taggart, a Weber District spokesman. The lesson was part of the course Adult Roles and Financial Literacy, a class that offers college credit to high-schoolers through concurrent enrollment, The district is investigating...</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> 57822890@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:03:07 MDT Crews dousing hot spots at stubborn Cache County barn fire http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57822402-78/fire-winn-barn-cache.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57822402-78/fire-winn-barn-cache.html.csp">Crews dousing hot spots at stubborn Cache County barn fire</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-15T11:59:43.608-06:00">Updated Apr 15, 2014 11:59AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cache County Fire District crews continued to douse smoldering hot spots Tuesday morning, the day after a fast-moving blaze gutted a Richmond barn and killed six goats inside. Fire Marshal Jason Winn said damages likely will exceed $60,000 for the 40-by-50-foot wooden structure, which also contained about 10 tons of hay. Winn said the owner’s wife was treated for second-degree facial burns sustained while trying to fight the blaze, but no other injuries were reported, Winn said. The barn was com...</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> 57822402@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Apr 2014 11:59:43 MDT Aposhian considering plea deal in criminal case http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57818468-78/aposhian-criminal-case-judge.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57818468-78/aposhian-criminal-case-judge.html.csp">Aposhian considering plea deal in criminal case</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Marissa Lang</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-14T20:53:51.901-06:00">Updated Apr 14, 2014 08:53PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Holladay • A plea bargain may be in the works for Utah’s leading gun advocate, Clark Aposhian, who has been battling criminal charges for almost a year. Aposhian, 49, faces misdemeanor counts of criminal trespass, criminal mischief, domestic violence in the presence of a child and threat of violence, which altogether could amount to a maximum penalty of up to two years in jail. It was not immediately clear what the plea bargain would entail, but Aposhian’s attorney, Morgan Philpot, said Monday ...</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> 57818468@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Apr 2014 20:53:51 MDT Big day for women at Salt Lake Democratic convention http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57811753-90/county-democratic-district-iwamoto.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57811753-90/county-democratic-district-iwamoto.html.csp">Big day for women at Salt Lake Democratic convention</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lee Davidson </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and lindsay whitehurst</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-13T10:55:29.25-06:00">Updated Apr 13, 2014 10:55AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">West Jordan • In what the losing side called a shock, former Salt Lake County Council member Jani Iwamoto eliminated former Senate Minority Leader Ross Romero Saturday in a race to succeed retiring Sen. Pat Jones, D-Holladay. At the Salt Lake County Democratic Convention at West Jordan Middle School, Iwamoto won 62 percent of the vote, just clearing the 60 percent needed to allow her to skip a primary with Romero and proceed directly to the November election. It was a big day for women at the c...</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> 57811753@www.sltrib.com Sun, 13 Apr 2014 10:55:29 MDT Disappointment, forgiveness mix in La. scandal http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57812117-68/mcallister-district-election-republican.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57812117-68/mcallister-district-election-republican.html.csp">Disappointment, forgiveness mix in La. scandal</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BILL BARROW</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-12T19:29:02.179-06:00">Updated Apr 12, 2014 07:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Monroe, La. • To Louisiana voters accustomed to tawdry scandals involving elected officials, disappointment with an eye toward forgiveness is the prevailing sentiment about their new congressman, caught on video embracing an aide married to one of his friends. Republican Vance McAllister was a wealthy businessman without prior political experience when he won a special election last fall, trouncing his party’s establishment candidate in a conservative district that comprises northeast Louisiana....</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> 57812117@www.sltrib.com Sat, 12 Apr 2014 19:29:02 MDT Utah County GOP: Rematch coming in heated House race http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57810917-90/county-daw-district-former.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57810917-90/county-daw-district-former.html.csp">Utah County GOP: Rematch coming in heated House race</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Robert Gehrke</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-13T10:55:29.23-06:00">Updated Apr 13, 2014 10:55AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Orem • Rep. Dana Layton, R-Orem, and former Rep. Brad Daw will square off in what could become a heated House primary battle with a cloud of scandal hanging over it, while Rep. Brian Greene, R-Pleasant Grove, escaped a primary fight, emerging victorious in a three-way race Saturday. The Utah County GOP gathering was one of 12 county Republican and Democratic party conventions held Saturday morning from Weber to Washington counties. Daw and Layton will lock horns in a rematch of their 2012 cont...</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> 57810917@www.sltrib.com Sun, 13 Apr 2014 10:55:29 MDT Group denies sending letter that slams candidates in Utah County House contest http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57803729-90/letter-delegates-sent-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57803729-90/letter-delegates-sent-utah.html.csp">Group denies sending letter that slams candidates in Utah County House contest</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Robert Gehrke</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-10T20:57:48.781-06:00">Updated Apr 10, 2014 08:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Florida-based think-tank Foundation for Government Accountability filed a complaint Thursday with the Utah lieutenant governor after an apparently fraudulent letter with the group’s name was sent to delegates in a Utah County legislative district, praising one candidate and slamming his two opponents. “We have never, and do not, engage in campaign-related activities,” wrote Jonathan Bechtle, general counsel for the nonprofit foundation. The letter was sent to Republican delegates in House Di...</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> 57803729@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Apr 2014 20:57:48 MDT Utah’s Republicans and Democrats to pick candidates http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57798621-90/candidates-county-daw-district.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57798621-90/candidates-county-daw-district.html.csp">Utah’s Republicans and Democrats to pick candidates</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Robert Gehrke | The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-10T12:10:02.514-06:00">Updated Apr 10, 2014 12:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A trio of former state legislators looking to return to the Utah Capitol headline a slew of contested races as Democrats and Republicans from Weber to Washington counties meet Saturday to nominate candidates or at least whittle the field. In another contest, four first-time candidates are vying to replace the state’s first female House speaker, Becky Lockhart, who opted not to seek re-election after 16 years in the House. Those contests and others will play out Saturday as delegates in 12 counti...</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> 57798621@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Apr 2014 12:10:02 MDT Paul Rolly: Power of the press is sometimes silent http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57801803-90/students-rivera-coin-lagoon.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57801803-90/students-rivera-coin-lagoon.html.csp">Paul Rolly: Power of the press is sometimes silent</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PAUL ROLLY</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-10T21:53:02.493-06:00">Updated Apr 10, 2014 09:53PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sometimes a news reporter’s best stories are the ones that are never written or aired. They never come out because at some point during the reporting, their subjects think twice about a bad decision and reverse course. My education sources told me this week of one such case. School districts received notice recently from Lagoon officials that there would be some changes this year to the annual Lagoon Day enjoyed by graduating junior high school students. In the past, the amusement park offered...</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> 57801803@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Apr 2014 21:53:02 MDT Possible outcomes from the appellate court http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57804934-78/court-judges-case-ruling.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57804934-78/court-judges-case-ruling.html.csp">Possible outcomes from the appellate court</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Marissa Lang</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-10T21:43:02.645-06:00">Updated Apr 10, 2014 09:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">On Thursday, Judges Paul J. Kelly Jr., Carlos F. Lucero and Jerome A. Holmes took the issue of whether to affirm or reverse U.S. District Court Judge Robert J. Shelby’s Dec. 20 decision to overturn Utah’s ban on same-sex marriage under advisement. It’s unclear when they will make their ruling. There’s no timeline, and the judges themselves did not give any indication during the hearing, although they have put the case on an expedited calendar. What happens next depends largely on what the judge...</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> 57804934@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Apr 2014 21:43:02 MDT Granger High teen arrested after scuffle with Taser-wielding officer http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57802721-78/officer-student-horsley-taser.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57802721-78/officer-student-horsley-taser.html.csp">Granger High teen arrested after scuffle with Taser-wielding officer</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="2014-04-10T21:04:16.587-06:00">Updated Apr 10, 2014 09:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Granger High School sophomore is facing possible expulsion and criminal charges after wrestling with a Taser-wielding school resource officer before finally being subdued. Granite School District spokesman Ben Horsley said the incident began about 10:30 a.m. Thursday when the male student, along with several others, was discovered loitering in the gymnasium when they were supposed to be in class. A hall monitor approached the group to give them truancy citations but then called the Granite Sch...</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> 57802721@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Apr 2014 21:04:16 MDT Paul Rolly: Test-bucking teacher gets canned during spring break http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57790672-90/florence-students-district-parking.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57790672-90/florence-students-district-parking.html.csp">Paul Rolly: Test-bucking teacher gets canned during spring break</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PAUL ROLLY</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-09T08:03:13.342-06:00">Updated Apr 9, 2014 08:03AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">As predicted by her supporters, the teacher facing disciplinary action from Granite School District for speaking out against and refusing to grade a required standardized test was quietly fired when nobody was looking. Ann Florence, an honors English teacher at Wasatch Junior High, received a certified letter March 31 from Assistant Superintendent Mike Fraser telling her that she was officially terminated. She was out of town last week, after being placed on paid administrative leave, and didn’...</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> 57790672@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Apr 2014 08:03:13 MDT Better Internet, radio service proposed for Little Cottonwood Canyon http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57787265-90/albion-alta-com-district.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57787265-90/albion-alta-com-district.html.csp">Better Internet, radio service proposed for Little Cottonwood Canyon</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Mike Gorrell</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-08T22:30:30.202-06:00">Updated Apr 8, 2014 10:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The upper reaches of Little Cottonwood Canyon are likely to have better broadband Internet service next winter. Alta and Snowbird ski areas are seeking U.S. Forest Service approval to install 15 new antennas on structures at the two resorts and to bury about 12,500 feet of fiber-optic lines to support the system. The Forest Service’s Salt Lake Ranger District has determined that these projects and five other proposals will not have much impact on the landscape and do not require detailed environ...</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> 57787265@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Apr 2014 22:30:30 MDT Judges scheduled to meet in Price to hear grand jury testimony http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57790488-78/district-grand-judges-jury.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57790488-78/district-grand-judges-jury.html.csp">Judges scheduled to meet in Price to hear grand jury testimony</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="2014-04-08T16:08:12.21-06:00">Updated Apr 8, 2014 04:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A panel of judges is scheduled to meet on May 8 in Price, to hear testimony to determine if reasonable cause exists to call a grand jury. The meeting will take place in the 7th District Courthouse, 149 E. 100 South, in Price. Those wanting to testify before the panel of judges should contact District Court Administrator Debra Moore at 801-578-3800 by April 30, to schedule an appointment. If no appointments are scheduled by April 30, the meeting will be canceled without further notice. The purpos...</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> 57790488@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Apr 2014 16:08:12 MDT Assistant U.S. attorney tapped to replace Utah judge killed last year http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57775770-78/mckelvie-district-court-law.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57775770-78/mckelvie-district-court-law.html.csp">Assistant U.S. attorney tapped to replace Utah judge killed last year</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Marissa Lang</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-04T20:55:21.733-06:00">Updated Apr 4, 2014 08:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Gov. Gary Herbert has tapped Assistant U.S. Attorney Richard D. McKelvie to fill a vacancy on the 3rd District Court bench left by Judge Anthony Quinn, who died late last year. “Richard is recognized as one of the state’s premier trial attorneys and is uniquely qualified to serve as a district court judge,” Herbert said in a statement released Friday afternoon. “The breadth of his legal expertise in criminal and trial law, combined with his keen intellect, will serve the residents of the 3rd Ju...</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> 57775770@www.sltrib.com Fri, 04 Apr 2014 20:55:21 MDT Popular Mill Hollow Outdoor Education Center faces closure http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57703624-78/hollow-mill-center-students.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57703624-78/hollow-mill-center-students.html.csp">Popular Mill Hollow Outdoor Education Center faces closure</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By brett prettyman</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-20T21:56:34.827-06:00">Updated Mar 20, 2014 09:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Mill Hollow Outdoor Education Center, run by the Granite School District, should be celebrating its 50th year of immersing students in the wonders of the wilds of the Uinta Mountains. Instead, the district is scrambling to find funds to keep offering the popular summer tradition. Shannon Bergmann’s son Alex, a sixth-grader at Eastwood Elementary, went to the camp last August. “When his friends saw the fliers they couldn’t believe it might be closing,” Bergmann said. “They all want their sibl...</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> 57703624@www.sltrib.com Thu, 20 Mar 2014 21:56:34 MDT Rolly: Beware, Salt Lake City parking cops don’t give an inch http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57764506-90/sltrib-com-http-www.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57764506-90/sltrib-com-http-www.html.csp">Rolly: Beware, Salt Lake City parking cops don’t give an inch</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PAUL ROLLY</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-04T08:26:23.365-06:00">Updated Apr 4, 2014 08:26AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In the wake of a $1.5 million shortfall in parking revenues, Salt Lake City Parking Enforcement had a heyday during the legislative session writing tickets for faded registration stickers. The only problem: Many of those who park around the Utah Capitol are connected to power brokers. So when a few of those in-crowd folks complained to the right folks about their tickets, that revenue stream dried up. No worries. The day my column ran about the deal forged among the city, the Utah Division of M...</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> 57764506@www.sltrib.com Fri, 04 Apr 2014 08:26:23 MDT House fight: The candidates who want to replace Matheson http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57760442-90/com-district-election-matheson.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57760442-90/com-district-election-matheson.html.csp">House fight: The candidates who want to replace Matheson</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Matt Canham </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-02T17:09:19.842-06:00">Updated Apr 2, 2014 05:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A scrappy former mayor faces a challenge from a business executive with Olympic ties. A lawyer and the son of a Utah political legend goes up against an engineer with his own theory on reducing the debt. One of them will represent Utah in Congress unless a third-party candidate pulls off a huge upset. The state’s 4th Congressional District seat is up for grabs this November after Rep. Jim Matheson, D-Utah, decided against seeking an eighth term in office. Two Republicans and two Democrats, al...</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> 57760442@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Apr 2014 17:09:19 MDT New charges filed against Utah ‘Mountain Man’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57764742-78/knapp-charges-county-court.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57764742-78/knapp-charges-county-court.html.csp">New charges filed against Utah ‘Mountain Man’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jessica Miller</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-02T19:54:03.187-06:00">Updated Apr 2, 2014 07:54PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New criminal charges were filed this week against so-called “Mountain Man” Troy James Knapp. Knapp was charged Monday in Richfield’s 6th District Court with four new felony charges: two counts of aggravated burglary and two counts of theft. The man, who is accused of burglarizing numerous cabins in several Utah counties over approximately six years, now faces 43 felony and misdemeanor charges — mostly theft and burglary charges — in district court in seven Utah counties: Beaver, Emery, Garfield...</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> 57764742@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Apr 2014 19:54:03 MDT