FACILITY - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/FACILITY News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Sun & skates: Solar parking to power Utah Olympic Oval http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58198761-78/oval-utah-solar-kearns.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58198761-78/oval-utah-solar-kearns.html.csp">Sun & skates: Solar parking to power Utah Olympic Oval</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="2014-07-19T11:01:08.832-06:00">Updated Jul 19, 2014 11:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kearns • The Utah Olympic Oval is going solar. With contributions from the private and public sectors, the oval-owning Utah Olympic Legacy Foundation will unveil plans Monday to install parking canopies in the facility’s south lot. These structures will be topped with solar panels that will generate enough electricity to cut the energy-devouring oval’s power bill by 20 percent — nearly $100,000 annually. And, in doing so, the foundation will establish an example of sustainable building practices...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58198761@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Jul 2014 11:01:08 MDT NFL: 49ers open posh, high-tech stadium in Santa Clara http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58195454-77/stadium-nfl-clara-goodell.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58195454-77/stadium-nfl-clara-goodell.html.csp">NFL: 49ers open posh, high-tech stadium in Santa Clara</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ANTONIO GONZALEZ</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-18T19:01:45.524-06:00">Updated Jul 18, 2014 07:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Santa Clara, Calif. • San Francisco 49ers CEO Jed York got a little teary on his drive to Levi’s Stadium on Thursday. His voice cracked while talking about taking his young son to games at the stadium for years to come. Others had a different reaction upon walking into the building: Wow! With confetti streaming down under a blue sky, the 49ers officially opened the $1.2 billion stadium in Santa Clara with a ribbon-cutting ceremony complete with all the opulence of their new home. NFL Commissione...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581954542014-07-18T19:01:45.524-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-18T19:01:45.524-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58195454@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Jul 2014 19:01:45 MDT Iraq to U.N.: ‘Terrorists’ seize former chemical weapons site http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58162902-68/chemical-iraq-weapons-warfare.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58162902-68/chemical-iraq-weapons-warfare.html.csp">Iraq to U.N.: ‘Terrorists’ seize former chemical weapons site</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By EDITH M. LEDERER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-08T21:08:04.302-06:00">Updated Jul 8, 2014 09:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">United Nations • The Islamic State extremist group has taken control of a former chemical weapons facility northwest of Baghdad, where remnants of 2,500 degraded chemical rockets filled decades ago with the deadly nerve agent sarin are stored along with other chemical warfare agents, Iraq said in a letter circulated Tuesday at the United Nations. The U.S. government played down the threat from the takeover, saying there are no intact chemical weapons and it would be very difficult, if not impos...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581629022014-07-08T21:08:04.302-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-08T21:08:04.302-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58162902@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Jul 2014 21:08:04 MDT Divergent views exist on exporting gas through bay http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58113769-79/dominion-gas-export-bay.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58113769-79/dominion-gas-export-bay.html.csp">Divergent views exist on exporting gas through bay</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By FREDERIC J. FROMMER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-25T11:40:01.751-06:00">Updated Jun 25, 2014 11:40AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Lusby, Md. • Dominion Resources’ proposal to build a liquefied natural gas export facility is dividing residents of the quiet town of Lusby on the Chesapeake Bay. Some, like longtime resident Tracey Eno are worried about increased air pollution. “That can’t be good for me. I mean that’s just common sense,” said Eno, 44, who lives 1½ miles from the site. “Is that going to show up as asthma? Lung cancer? “Are there going to be effects that we’re not even aware of at this point?” But others, includ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581137692014-06-25T11:40:01.751-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-25T11:40:01.751-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58113769@www.sltrib.com Wed, 25 Jun 2014 11:40:01 MDT Spokesman: Tracy Morgan transferred to rehab http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58093741-223/morgan-spokesman-jersey-rehab.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58093741-223/morgan-spokesman-jersey-rehab.html.csp">Spokesman: Tracy Morgan transferred to rehab</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID PORTER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-20T09:42:03.136-06:00">Updated Jun 20, 2014 09:42AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Newark, N.J. • Actor-comedian Tracy Morgan has been moved from a hospital to a rehabilitation facility as he recovers from a serious auto accident in New Jersey. Morgan’s spokesman said Friday that the former star of “30 Rock” is showing signs of improvement but has a long road to full recovery. He suffered a broken leg and broken ribs. Spokesman Lewis Kay didn’t identify the rehab facility where Morgan is staying, saying only that it is in New Jersey. Morgan’s limousine van was hit by a truck e...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580937412014-06-20T09:42:03.136-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-20T09:42:03.136-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58093741@www.sltrib.com Fri, 20 Jun 2014 09:42:03 MDT Letter: Gunnison ready and able to handle full prison http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58094010-82/prison-relocation-criteria-gunnison.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58094010-82/prison-relocation-criteria-gunnison.html.csp">Letter: Gunnison ready and able to handle full prison</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-21T17:48:08.981-06:00">Updated Jun 21, 2014 05:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">During the Prison Relocation Commission meeting on June 17, it was stated by the Corrections Executive Director that the relocation of the Draper Prison should not be in a rural area. The whole concept is to move the prison due to the current location’s higher and better use. To leave the prison in areas that are quickly developing, like Salt Lake County, would be antithesis to the whole intent of relocating the Draper prison. To stay in populated areas is contrary to the intent and would req...</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> 58094010@www.sltrib.com Sat, 21 Jun 2014 17:48:08 MDT Iraqi forces fight for control of oil refinery http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58089406-68/militants-iraq-refinery-shiite.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58089406-68/militants-iraq-refinery-shiite.html.csp">Iraqi forces fight for control of oil refinery</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SAMEER N. YACOUB and QASSIM ABDUL-ZAHRA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-19T15:18:11.086-06:00">Updated Jun 19, 2014 03:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Baghdad • Iraqi soldiers and helicopter gunships battled Sunni militants for a third day on Thursday for control of Iraq’s largest oil refinery, the loss of which would be a devastating symbol of the Baghdad government’s powerlessness in the face of a determined insurgency hostile to the West. The two sides held different parts of the Beiji facility, which extends over several square kilometers of desert. The facility, which was shut down, normally produces about 300,000 barrels per day, strictl...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580894062014-06-19T15:18:11.086-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-19T15:18:11.086-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58089406@www.sltrib.com Thu, 19 Jun 2014 15:18:11 MDT Troubled St. George Animal Shelter has been revamped http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58080708-78/animal-shelter-george-http.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58080708-78/animal-shelter-george-http.html.csp">Troubled St. George Animal Shelter has been revamped</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="2014-06-19T22:01:58.914-06:00">Updated Jun 19, 2014 10:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Less than a year after local organizations complained about poor conditions at the St. George Animal Shelter, the city is holding a grand re-opening and open house to show off changes at the facility. The event is scheduled to begin 10 a.m. Saturday at the shelter, 605 E. Waterworks Drive, with a ribbon cutting and a live radio broadcast sponsored by Canyon Media. Light refreshments will be served until 1 p.m. and tours of the remodeled shelter will be held until 5 p.m. Half-off animal adopti...</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> 58080708@www.sltrib.com Thu, 19 Jun 2014 22:01:58 MDT Insurgents attack Pakistani airport again amid military raids http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58050457-68/airport-attack-pakistani-security.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58050457-68/airport-attack-pakistani-security.html.csp">Insurgents attack Pakistani airport again amid military raids</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SALMAN MASOOD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> New York Times News Service</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-10T08:59:01.564-06:00">Updated Jun 10, 2014 08:59AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Islamabad • Insurgents attacked an airport training facility in Karachi on Tuesday, two days after the Taliban carried out a daring raid on Karachi’s international airport. The latest attack came as the Pakistani military carried out airstrikes on nine militant hide-outs in a remote valley in the northwestern Khyber tribal region. Initial reports suggested that the two attackers, riding motorbikes, tried to enter the training facility from a nearby slum but faced stiff resistance from the guards...</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> 58050457@www.sltrib.com Tue, 10 Jun 2014 08:59:01 MDT Salt Lake City’s new downtown theater to carry Eccles name http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58018705-78/theater-eccles-pelli-salt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58018705-78/theater-eccles-pelli-salt.html.csp">Salt Lake City’s new downtown theater to carry Eccles name</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By courtney tanner and christopher Smart</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-03T19:52:24.324-06:00">Updated Jun 3, 2014 07:52PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The percussion of a brass band over a background din of ongoing demolition set the stage for a casting change Tuesday at the Utah Performing Arts Center — even before the Salt Lake City theater has been built. It now will be called the George S. and Dolores Doré Eccles Theater, thanks to a $15 million donation from the Eccles Foundation. Private donations will cover 10 percent to 18 percent of the overall price tag of the building, which is currently pegged at between $110 million and $117 mil...</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> 58018705@www.sltrib.com Tue, 03 Jun 2014 19:52:24 MDT After delays and lawsuits, SLC soccer complex taking shape http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58008305-77/soccer-lake-salt-complex.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58008305-77/soccer-lake-salt-complex.html.csp">After delays and lawsuits, SLC soccer complex taking shape</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tom Wharton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-03T10:31:27.761-06:00">Updated Jun 3, 2014 10:31AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">When Salt Lake City residents voted in favor of a $15.3 million bond to build a soccer complex in 2003, the Utah Youth Soccer Association had 35,000 members. Sports such as lacrosse and rugby that use similar fields were in their infancy in Utah. Now, with 53,000 kids playing in the UYSA alone, plus adult and high school soccer leagues and growing interest in lacrosse, every school field and city park open space that can be used for these sports is utilized, sometimes seven days a week. Parents ...</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> 58008305@www.sltrib.com Tue, 03 Jun 2014 10:31:27 MDT Utah to build $750K on-campus facility for ski team http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/57998550-59/ski-building-facility-matthew.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/57998550-59/ski-building-facility-matthew.html.csp">Utah to build $750K on-campus facility for ski team</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Matthew Piper</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-05-28T20:00:02.667-06:00">Updated May 28, 2014 08:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The U. on Wednesday announced plans to build a 2,400-square-foot facility for the school’s ski team, a project athletic director Chris Hill called “long overdue.” The building will be located between the school’s new track and new softball stadium, and within walking distance of workout facilities at the in-construction Huntsman Basketball Center. The ski building will house locker rooms, ski-tuning rooms, ski-drying racks, equipment storage, covered parking and a film room. “It will provide a p...</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> 57998550@www.sltrib.com Wed, 28 May 2014 20:00:02 MDT