DISTRICT - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/DISTRICT News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) South Jordan OKs deal with school district, cools to the idea of a split http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58244227-78/district-jordan-south-likely.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58244227-78/district-jordan-south-likely.html.csp">South Jordan OKs deal with school district, cools to the idea of a split</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Danielle Manley and Lisa Schencker</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-30T22:55:08.022-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 10:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The South Jordan City Council unanimously approved an interlocal agreement Wednesday, but left the question of whether to put splitting from the Jordan School District on the ballot until its next meeting on Aug. 5. The decision came primarily because the Jordan school board approved South Jordan’s draft of the interlocal agreement Monday night and a new feasibility study indicated negative impacts for the city and students. Though about half of the public comment encouraged a split, all of the...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58244227@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 22:55:08 MDT Officials: Videotape shows ‘inappropriate touching’ by former Utah bus driver http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58238266-78/carrell-bus-abuse-district.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58238266-78/carrell-bus-abuse-district.html.csp">Officials: Videotape shows ‘inappropriate touching’ by former Utah bus driver</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-30T21:23:18.847-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 09:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Former Canyons School District bus driver John Martin Carrell — accused of molesting two 5-year-old Sandy girls — went through training that included a no-contact policy, the school district’s human resources director testified Wednesday during a preliminary hearing that is scheduled to conclude on Thursday. Steven Dimond testified that school bus drivers can high-five, knuckle-bump, and help kids into seats, but no other contact. “[Conduct] is respectful, it’s courteous, it’s kind, but there’s...</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> 58238266@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 21:23:18 MDT Police dog bites suspected Utah school burglar http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58243179-78/police-horsley-west-dispatchers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58243179-78/police-horsley-west-dispatchers.html.csp">Police dog bites suspected Utah school burglar</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="2014-07-30T18:47:40.774-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 06:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A man who police say was stealing technology equipment from a West Valley City elementary school, had his ear nearly bitten off by a police dog Wednesday when he refused to surrender. Granite School District Police dispatchers were alerted to the alleged burglary at Pioneer Elementary School, 3860 S. 3380 West, when an alarm was tripped at about 2:00 a.m., said school district spokesman Ben Horsley. The school’s security system enabled dispatchers to listen in on two men, aged 26 and 18, discuss...</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> 58243179@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 18:47:40 MDT Letter: Test a real gun law in the courts http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58241219-82/gun-court-laws-real.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58241219-82/gun-court-laws-real.html.csp">Letter: Test a real gun law in the courts</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-30T17:32:39.187-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 05:32PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Tribune reported that a federal judge overturned Washington D.C.’s total ban of handguns outside the home. It’s been over six years since the Supreme Court’s ruling in District of Columbia vs. Heller, holding that the 2nd Amendment applies to individuals but that it is not unlimited in its application. The Court appeared to strongly suggest that many of today’s gun control laws are Constitutionally valid. I believe it is time that reasonable gun control legislation be litigated so that ...</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> 58241219@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17:32:39 MDT Jordan school board approves agreement to stop district split http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58233963-78/jordan-district-split-south.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58233963-78/jordan-district-split-south.html.csp">Jordan school board approves agreement to stop district split</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Danielle Manley </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and Lisa Schencker </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T07:28:56.204-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 07:28AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Jordan School District board members made the first step to prevent a district split Monday by approving an interlocal agreement drafted to improve communication and planning between the district and cities. “The purpose of doing this is so that children and employees are not faced with a district split and fewer opportunities,” board member Kayleen Whitelock said. “If we do not do this, that’s where it’s going to go ... if it means that children get more opportunities then it gets my vote.” The...</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> 58233963@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 07:28:56 MDT Doug Owens says a poll shows he can beat Mia Love http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58233068-90/campaign-candidate-democratic-district.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58233068-90/campaign-candidate-democratic-district.html.csp">Doug Owens says a poll shows he can beat Mia Love</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="2014-07-28T23:00:42.734-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 11:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Mia Love has a strong lead in Utah’s 4th Congressional District race, but a poll commissioned by Doug Owens has given the Democratic challenger renewed hope that he can close the gap. Owens’ poll, released to reporters Monday, shows that Love is ahead 50 percent to 41 percent in the open-seat contest, and some respondents were inclined to switch their support to the Democrat when short positive bios were read. This is the first survey of this race to be released to the public. “There is a path t...</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> 58233068@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 23:00:42 MDT Is your city, county raising property taxes? 40 are http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58223976-90/tax-215000-county-increase.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58223976-90/tax-215000-county-increase.html.csp">Is your city, county raising property taxes? 40 are</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lee Davidson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T12:19:05.193-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 12:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Property valuation notices arriving this week contain some pricey news for many Utahns: 40 local governments are seeking tax hikes. That is slightly less than the 42 that raised them last year, but double the number that had boosted them in 2012. During the Great Recession and its aftermath, many governments tried to hold down tax increases. That may be over now, judging from the past two years. Utahns with the worst news are the 250 residents in tiny Rockville, Washington County, near Zion Nat...</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> 58223976@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:19:05 MDT South Jordan nearing decision on split http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58224915-78/jordan-south-split-district.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58224915-78/jordan-south-split-district.html.csp">South Jordan nearing decision on split</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="2014-07-28T16:54:22.702-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 04:54PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Months of arguments, frustration and tension have all led up to the next two weeks — when South Jordan City leaders will finally decide whether to place the question of a school district split before voters. The Jordan School District board is scheduled to meet Monday night to discuss whether to enter into an agreement with South Jordan and other cities — centered on planning and communication issues — in hopes of preventing a possible split. If the board chooses to enter into the agreement, it ...</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> 58224915@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:54:22 MDT Judge strikes down D.C. ban on handguns outside home http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58229684-68/ban-district-court-columbia.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58229684-68/ban-district-court-columbia.html.csp">Judge strikes down D.C. ban on handguns outside home</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-27T20:34:41.142-06:00">Updated Jul 27, 2014 08:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • A federal judge struck down the District of Columbia’s ban on carrying guns outside of a person’s home, concluding it violates Second Amendment rights. The ruling from U.S. District Judge Frederick J. Scullin is the latest in a protracted fight over gun laws in Washington. In 2008, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a landmark decision striking down the city’s 32-year-old ban on handguns. Since then, the city has rewritten its laws, lawsuits have been filed and even Congress has waded i...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582296842014-07-27T20:34:41.142-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-27T20:34:41.142-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58229684@www.sltrib.com Sun, 27 Jul 2014 20:34:41 MDT Car hits, kills St. George teacher http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58228089-78/lusk-bergeson-district-teacher.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58228089-78/lusk-bergeson-district-teacher.html.csp">Car hits, kills St. George teacher</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-26T21:46:57.086-06:00">Updated Jul 26, 2014 09:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A St. George teacher would have had a brand new lab for her next batch of middle school students in a few weeks. But Terri Lusk died after she was hit by a vehicle while out on a jog Friday morning. Washington County School District Superintendent Larry Bergeson confirmed the Dixie Middle School science teacher’s death Saturday. Lusk was jogging on Red Hills Parkway with another person when she was hit, said Bergeson, who estimated the accident occurred about 7:30 a.m. Lusk later died at the ho...</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> 58228089@www.sltrib.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 21:46:57 MDT Robles’ strategy for defeating Stewart: more voting by mail http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58207428-90/raised-cash-district-robles.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58207428-90/raised-cash-district-robles.html.csp">Robles’ strategy for defeating Stewart: more voting by mail</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="2014-07-22T22:04:10.992-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 10:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In her bid to unseat Republican U.S. Rep. Chris Stewart, state Sen. Luz Robles will focus almost exclusively on registering new voters and encouraging people to vote by mail. Her strategy is fueled by a desire to enfranchise Utahns who have become disengaged with government. It also may be her only hope of winning in Utah’s 2nd Congressional District, a sprawling, heavily Republican area that stretches from Bountiful through Salt Lake City and all the way to St. George. “The only way we are goin...</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> 58207428@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 22:04:10 MDT Jordan District to buy out adminstrator’s contract amid split talk http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58212590-78/district-jordan-agreement-tuesday.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58212590-78/district-jordan-agreement-tuesday.html.csp">Jordan District to buy out adminstrator’s contract amid split talk</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="2014-07-22T22:02:14.902-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 10:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Jordan School District leaders approved an agreement Tuesday to buy out their former deputy superintendent, who left the district earlier this month amid threats of a possible district split. Richard Osborn, Jordan board president, said the district will pay Burke Jolley for the rest of his contract, which was supposed to go through June 2015. District leaders, however, did not release an exact figure, telling a Salt Lake Tribune reporter to file an open records request for it. “The terms are co...</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> 58212590@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 22:02:14 MDT Washington Post: Democracy in the cross hairs http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58211057-82/district-gun-democracy-washington.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58211057-82/district-gun-democracy-washington.html.csp">Washington Post: Democracy in the cross hairs</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T16:34:57.225-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 04:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">House Republicans who profess an allegiance to local democracy outdid themselves in the hypocrisy department last week as they trampled on the District of Columbia’s right to home rule. Not content with measures that restrict the District from using its locally raised tax dollars for abortions for low-income women, the Republican-controlled House also voted to roll back the city’s decriminalization of marijuana and gut city gun laws. It is now up to the Senate and President Obama to get rid of t...</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> 58211057@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 16:34:57 MDT South Jordan mayor opposes school district split http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58207822-78/district-jordan-south-split.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58207822-78/district-jordan-south-split.html.csp">South Jordan mayor opposes school district split</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By lisa schencker</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T14:14:19.344-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 02:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The mayor of South Jordan is taking a stand against splitting the Jordan School District, although leaders of his city were the ones who started the discussion. South Jordan Mayor Dave Alvord posted an open letter on his Facebook page Monday, expressing his opposition to a possible split. “The right course is for us to remain a member of the (Jordan district),” Alvord wrote. “This decision and my opinion have not come easily. There are many good arguments on both sides of this issue.” The city ...</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> 58207822@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:14:19 MDT Utah Supreme Court justice to retire http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58207163-78/court-nehring-utah-supreme.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58207163-78/court-nehring-utah-supreme.html.csp">Utah Supreme Court justice to retire</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="2014-07-21T22:34:28.026-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 10:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Justice Ronald E. Nehring has announced his retirement after more than 11 years on the Utah Supreme Court bench. Nehring, who will leave his post in February, according to an announcement, had served eight years as a judge in 3rd District Court before he was appointed to the state’s high court by Gov. Mike Leavitt in May 2003. At the time of his appointment, Nehring was the presiding judge of 3rd District Court. The court will be accepting applications for Nehring’s replacement to the Supreme 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> 58207163@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 22:34:28 MDT Owens changes campaign bosses in race against Mia Love http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58206715-90/owens-campaign-district-love.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58206715-90/owens-campaign-district-love.html.csp">Owens changes campaign bosses in race against Mia Love</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="2014-07-21T20:16:15.517-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 08:16PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Democratic congressional candidate Doug Owens swapped campaign managers recently, a move he says was long planned, but his former aide asserts was made because they disagreed on direction. Casey Frary moved from Washington, D.C., to lead Owens’ race for the 4th District, replacing Emily Hollingshead, who is now assisting four Democratic candidates for legislative and county offices. “Doug and I just didn’t see eye to eye on how things should go,” Hollingshead said Monday. “It was a kind of mutua...</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> 58206715@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:16:15 MDT Former Eastern Utah judge dies at 88 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58203553-78/judge-obituary-keller-reads.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58203553-78/judge-obituary-keller-reads.html.csp">Former Eastern Utah judge dies at 88</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-20T21:48:17.177-06:00">Updated Jul 20, 2014 09:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A 7th District Court judge showed kindness and generosity to those who came before him, according to his obituary. Paul Crawford Keller, born Aug. 22, 1925, in Castle, died Thursday in Salt Lake City of “causes incident to age,” his obituary reads. He was 88 years old. After serving in the U.S. Air Force, Keller went on to become a city judge in Price for seven years and a 7th District Juvenile Court judge for 29 years. He retired in 1991. “His life was characterized by a tremendous love and ca...</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> 58203553@www.sltrib.com Sun, 20 Jul 2014 21:48:17 MDT Utah teacher charged with inappropriately touching students http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58192567-78/teacher-williams-carter-class.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58192567-78/teacher-williams-carter-class.html.csp">Utah teacher charged with inappropriately touching students</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="2014-07-17T22:52:01.421-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 10:52PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Four fifth-grade girls in Salt Lake City have accused their teacher of touching them inappropriately. James Rolland Carter, 62, was charged Wednesday in 3rd District Court with two second-degree felony counts of sexual abuse of a child and two class A misdemeanor counts of lewdness involving a child. Carter’s school is not identified in the charges, but the address of the allegations matches Lincoln Elementary School. The Salt Lake City School District would not confirm any details of a case ...</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> 58192567@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 22:52:01 MDT Mia Love a fundraising Goliath, Owens tries to catch up http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58190056-90/love-campaign-owens-district.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58190056-90/love-campaign-owens-district.html.csp">Mia Love a fundraising Goliath, Owens tries to catch up</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="2014-07-16T22:42:10.287-06:00">Updated Jul 16, 2014 10:42PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In campaign speeches, Mia Love has equated her second run for Congress to the David and Goliath story, urging her supporters to run with her as she tries to slay the giant and win a seat in the House. But a quick glance at the latest campaign finance reports, filed late Tuesday, makes it abundantly clear that in Utah’s 4th District, she’s Goliath. Love, a Republican and the former mayor of Saratoga Springs, raised $730,800 in the past three months, an unprecedented amount for a House candidate i...</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> 58190056@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Jul 2014 22:42:10 MDT Cities, Jordan School District meet to stave off a split http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58183510-78/district-jordan-south-cities.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58183510-78/district-jordan-south-cities.html.csp">Cities, Jordan School District meet to stave off a split</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="2014-07-14T23:11:53.91-06:00">Updated Jul 14, 2014 11:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Four other cities are considering joining South Jordan in asking the Jordan School District to change its ways, in hopes of avoiding a possible district split. And it appears the Jordan district has already made at least one change, announcing to employees that Deputy Superintendent Burke Jolley will leave the district. Board vice president Susan Pulsipher said Monday she could not comment on whether Jolley’s exit has anything to do with threats from South Jordan City of splitting from the dis...</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> 58183510@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Jul 2014 23:11:53 MDT