FACILITY - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/FACILITY News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Police seek help in finding missing Salt Lake City man http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58340019-78/police-snow-lake-salt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58340019-78/police-snow-lake-salt.html.csp">Police seek help in finding missing Salt Lake City man</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T17:12:26.22-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 05:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Salt Lake City police are seeking the public’s help to find an elderly man who has not returned to his residential care facility. Kay Snow, 74, was last seen at 3:10 p.m. Saturday, August 23, when he checked himself out of Green Gables, 1001 N. Featherstone Dr. (1781 West), to go to the movies. The facility does not require Snow to check-in regularly; however, he receives daily medication for physical and mental health conditions there. The police department asks anyone with information about 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58340019@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 17:12:26 MDT Fairchild Semiconductor to close Utah facility amid job cuts http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58334640-79/fairchild-company-jordan-employees.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58334640-79/fairchild-company-jordan-employees.html.csp">Fairchild Semiconductor to close Utah facility amid job cuts</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="2014-08-26T09:20:35.765-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 09:20AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Fairchild Semiconductor will close its West Jordan facility in an effort to cut costs and restructure its supply chain, the company announced Monday. A spokesman for the San Jose, Calif.-based chipmaker would not reveal how many people are employed at the West Jordan facility, but the company is cutting about 1,350 jobs worldwide as it closes facilities in West Jordan, Malaysia and South Korea. The closures, which will happen between the second and fourth quarters 2015, amount to 15 percent of ...</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> 58334640@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 09:20:35 MDT Toxic evaporation ponds in Utah threaten birds, little protection http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58301691-78/birds-ponds-ambrose-company.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58301691-78/birds-ponds-ambrose-company.html.csp">Toxic evaporation ponds in Utah threaten birds, little protection</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brian Maffly</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-24T15:22:39.927-06:00">Updated Aug 24, 2014 03:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Moab ornithologist Skip Ambrose visited evaporation ponds at Danish Flats Environmental Services eight times in 2009 and 2010, documenting dead birds, masses of dead insects and birds with oiled plumage, which can be lethal because it harms eggs and ruins the insulating properties of feathers. The company agreed to the inspections to win over environmentalists concerned about the wastewater facility’s potential to harm ducks, grebes and other migratory birds that might mistake the oily evaporati...</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> 58301691@www.sltrib.com Sun, 24 Aug 2014 15:22:39 MDT Aggies picked to finish third in volleyball poll, holds scrimmage tonight http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58313455-55/aggies-state-team-finish.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58313455-55/aggies-state-team-finish.html.csp">Aggies picked to finish third in volleyball poll, holds scrimmage tonight</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="2014-08-19T12:34:01.791-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 12:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Aggies' volleyball team, which is holding its annual Blue-White scrimmage tonight at 7 p.m. at the Wayne Estes Center, was picked to finish third in the Mountain West preseason poll while hitter Elle Brainard was named to the preseason All-MW team. The Aggies received 81 points to finish behind five-time defending champion Colorado State (97) and New Mexico (91). Rounding out the poll were San Diego State (73), Wyoming (55), Boise State (54), UNLV (50), Fresno State (40), air Force (31), San...</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> 58313455@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 12:34:01 MDT Missing S. Salt Lake man found alive, well http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58308662-78/missing-south-lake-salt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58308662-78/missing-south-lake-salt.html.csp">Missing S. Salt Lake man found alive, well</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="2014-08-18T08:37:32.45-06:00">Updated Aug 18, 2014 08:37AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A man with severe dementia who went missing from a South Salt Lake nursing facility Sunday has been found alive and well. “He’s OK and back, safe and sound,” South Salt Lake police spokesman Gary Keller said Monday. James Wallace Patterson, 67, had been reported missing from the Little Cottonwood Rehabilitation Center at 3094 South State St. about 2 p.m. Sunday. Because of his extreme mental disabilities, an endangered missing person alert was issued. A citizen spotted Patterson walking in the a...</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> 58308662@www.sltrib.com Mon, 18 Aug 2014 08:37:32 MDT Nuclear waste facility planned for eastern Idaho http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58264285-79/waste-facility-idaho-areva.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58264285-79/waste-facility-idaho-areva.html.csp">Nuclear waste facility planned for eastern Idaho</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-05T15:38:02.153-06:00">Updated Aug 5, 2014 03:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Idaho Falls, Idaho • The company contracted by the federal government to run an eastern Idaho nuclear complex has awarded a $34 million subcontract to another company to build a disposal facility for low-level nuclear waste. The Post Register reports (http://www.postregister.com/node/60332) in a story on Tuesday that Battelle Energy Alliance awarded the contract to Areva Federal Services, an American subsidiary of the French nuclear giant Areva Inc. “Areva’s technology and more than 40 years of ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582642852014-08-05T15:38:02.153-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-05T15:38:02.153-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58264285@www.sltrib.com Tue, 05 Aug 2014 15:38:02 MDT Letter: Don’t forget who’s taking you home, S. Jordan Chamber http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58246889-82/chamber-jordan-golf-local.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58246889-82/chamber-jordan-golf-local.html.csp">Letter: Don’t forget who’s taking you home, S. Jordan Chamber</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By XXXXXX</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-01T17:24:01.911-06:00">Updated Aug 1, 2014 05:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I find it ironic that with all of the recent political controversy surrounding the possible redevelopment of Mulligan’s Golf Course in South Jordan, due to economic reasons, that the South Jordan Chamber of Commerce chooses to hold its annual golf tournament at a golf course in West Valley City. Really?! I get the fact that Mulligan’s may not have the country club atmosphere or a facility suitable or up to the standards of the SoJo Chamber and some of its high profile members who choose to parti...</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> 58246889@www.sltrib.com Fri, 01 Aug 2014 17:24:01 MDT Leap of faith pays off for Pioneer Park’s flying trapeze business http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58215788-78/trapeze-park-flying-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58215788-78/trapeze-park-flying-lake.html.csp">Leap of faith pays off for Pioneer Park’s flying trapeze business</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="2014-07-24T11:18:27.132-06:00">Updated Jul 24, 2014 11:18AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The feelings are always the same for Dennis Ford. He may look cool and collected from afar as he climbs the ladder and perches at the top of the flying trapeze. But inside, it’s a different story. His heart beats faster. He’s jittery. He has to remind himself: breathe. It’s been this way every time he has been on a flying trapeze in the past five years. And then, he jumps. He swings effortlessly, lets go of the bar and flips three times. His fingertips brush the catcher swinging upside down 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> 58215788@www.sltrib.com Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:18:27 MDT 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. 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