FOREST - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/FOREST News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Golf: Holes-in-one http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58421061-77/yards-dale-forest-iron.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58421061-77/yards-dale-forest-iron.html.csp">Golf: Holes-in-one</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-16T17:37:34.766-06:00">Updated Sep 16, 2014 05:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Forest Dale • Elaine Hillas. No. 6, 86 yards, 9-iron. With Susan Curtis and Carolin Cady. Forest Dale • Darla McIver. No. 6, 86 yards, wedge. With Dennis McIver. Oakridge • Bill Curnow. No. 15, 184 yards, 5-iron. With Steve Taylor, Alfred Krahenbuhl, Lasse Bang.</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58421061@www.sltrib.com Tue, 16 Sep 2014 17:37:34 MDT Utah State football: Keeton still sidelined, Garretson will start http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58416529-77/garretson-keeton-season-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58416529-77/garretson-keeton-season-state.html.csp">Utah State football: Keeton still sidelined, Garretson will start</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lya Wodraska </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-15T22:49:50.927-06:00">Updated Sep 15, 2014 10:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Logan • The Utah State Aggies are Darell Garretson’s team again, for another week, anyway. Garretson, the sophomore quarterback who became the starter last season when Chuckie Keeton suffered a season-ending knee injury, will start Saturday when the Aggies play at Arkansas State. Keeton’s left knee is banged up to the point he can’t play, but he isn’t out for the season, Utah State coach Matt Wells said Monday. “We’ll re-evaluate him before the BYU week,” Wells said. The Aggies are off next wee...</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> 58416529@www.sltrib.com Mon, 15 Sep 2014 22:49:50 MDT USU Football: Defense feeling good after win http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58413320-77/aggies-saturday-defense-yards.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58413320-77/aggies-saturday-defense-yards.html.csp">USU Football: Defense feeling good after win</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lya Wodraska </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-14T22:32:46.325-06:00">Updated Sep 14, 2014 10:32PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Despite all the dynamic play of Chuckie Keeton and the heroic efforts of his backup Darell Garretson, Utah State’s defense reminded all with Saturday’s 36-24 win over Wake Forest that it often is the greatest factor in determining the team’s success. That trend has the Aggies feeling rather good about themselves going forward, regardless of what happens at the quarterback spot. Garretson might be the guy who leads the offense this week against Arkansas State and possibly longer if Keeton can’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> 58413320@www.sltrib.com Sun, 14 Sep 2014 22:32:46 MDT Utah State football: Vigil brothers help defense make history http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58411624-77/vigil-usu-yards-forest.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58411624-77/vigil-usu-yards-forest.html.csp">Utah State football: Vigil brothers help defense make history</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kurt Kragthorpe </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-13T23:44:02.132-06:00">Updated Sep 13, 2014 11:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Logan • Utah State coach Matt Wells kidded linebacker Zach Vigil about taking so long to reach the end zone during his 35-yard interception return Saturday night. When his turn came during the postgame news conference, Vigil didn’t contest his coach’s description. “I was happy I caught it, for one,” Vigil said. But then, “I thought I was going to get caught. I’m not too quick.” Maybe so, but he managed to score the Aggies’ first touchdown in a 36-24 defeat of Wake Forest. That pulled USU into 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> 58411624@www.sltrib.com Sat, 13 Sep 2014 23:44:02 MDT Utah State football: Hunter Sharp shines for Aggies in win over Wake Forest http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58411836-77/yards-sharp-aggies-catches.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58411836-77/yards-sharp-aggies-catches.html.csp">Utah State football: Hunter Sharp shines for Aggies in win over Wake Forest</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lya Wodraska</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-13T23:43:25.682-06:00">Updated Sep 13, 2014 11:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Logan • Utah State lost one and gained one in the offensive star power category Saturday in the win over Wake Forest. Quarterback Chuckie Keeton didn’t play in the second half with an injury to his left leg, the same leg he hurt last season, but all was not bad news for the Aggies’ offense. Receiver Hunter Sharp paced the offense with 12 receptions for 138 yards. The junior college transfer has moved into a more prominent role since Brandon Swindall sustained a season-ending injury against Idaho...</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> 58411836@www.sltrib.com Sat, 13 Sep 2014 23:43:25 MDT College football: Utah State beats Wake Forest, but loses QB Keeton http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58411333-77/keeton-state-utah-touchdown.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58411333-77/keeton-state-utah-touchdown.html.csp">College football: Utah State beats Wake Forest, but loses QB Keeton</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lya Wodraska</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-13T23:43:55.547-06:00">Updated Sep 13, 2014 11:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Logan • Just a few days ago Utah State coach Matt Wells was talking about how unpredictable football seasons can be, relating it to last year’s adversity when Joe Hill and quarterback Chuckie Keeton suffered season-ending injuries. “You can’t predict anything,” he said. No you can’t, but you can feel a little déjà vu. The future looks uncertain once more for the Aggies’ offense as Keeton sat out the second half of the Aggies’ 36-24 win over Wake Forest (1-2) Saturday in Romney Stadium with a le...</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> 58411333@www.sltrib.com Sat, 13 Sep 2014 23:43:55 MDT Kragthorpe: Keeton's injury sends USU's backup into action again http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58411334-77/garretson-usu-keeton-season.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58411334-77/garretson-usu-keeton-season.html.csp">Kragthorpe: Keeton's injury sends USU's backup into action again</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kurt Kragthorpe</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Tribune Columnist</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-13T23:43:25.857-06:00">Updated Sep 13, 2014 11:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Logan Practically before anyone discovered that Utah State quarterback Darell Garretson no longer was standing on the sideline and signaling plays, a Wake Forest player was returning an interception of Garretson’s pass. Whoa. What just happened here? The tone of USU’s season changed during halftime of an eventual 36-24 win Saturday night at Romney Stadium. Of course, this is standard stuff for the Aggies in the Matt Wells era. Stop me if you’ve heard this story. USU quarterback Chuckie Keeton ...</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> 58411334@www.sltrib.com Sat, 13 Sep 2014 23:43:25 MDT USU Football LIVE Blog: Aggies beat Wake Forest 36-24 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58410338-55/touchdown-aggies-garretson-yards.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58410338-55/touchdown-aggies-garretson-yards.html.csp">USU Football LIVE Blog: Aggies beat Wake Forest 36-24</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> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-13T21:04:10.838-06:00">Updated Sep 13, 2014 09:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Logan • Just a few days ago Utah State coach Matt Wells was talking about how unpredictable football seasons can be, relating it to last year’s adversity when Joe Hill and quarterback Chuckie Keeton suffered season-ending injuries. “You can’t predict anything,” he said. No you can’t, but you can feel a little deja vu. The future looks uncertain once more for the Aggies’ offense as Keeton sat out the second-half of the Aggies 36-24 win over Wake Forest Saturday in Romney Stadium with a leg injury...</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> 58410338@www.sltrib.com Sat, 13 Sep 2014 21:04:10 MDT USU Football LIVE Blog: Aggies, Wake Forest getting underway http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58410178-55/game-aggies-forest-twitter.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58410178-55/game-aggies-forest-twitter.html.csp">USU Football LIVE Blog: Aggies, Wake Forest getting underway</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="2014-09-13T17:06:03.306-06:00">Updated Sep 13, 2014 05:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Talking to quarterback Chuckie Keeton earlier this week, he didn't think this game against Wake Forest could be a so-called trap game. "They're all the same to me," he said. Still, I wonder if Aggie fans are a little nervous about this game? It certainly doesn't have the hype of Utah State's game against Tennessee with Wake Forest struggling in recent seasons. However, the Demon Deacons have had a decent defense recently and with the way the Aggies' offense has struggled, perhaps a few worry lin...</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> 58410178@www.sltrib.com Sat, 13 Sep 2014 17:06:03 MDT Utah State football: Aggies in search of win, identity vs. Wake Forest http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58406441-89/aggies-state-forest-wake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58406441-89/aggies-state-forest-wake.html.csp">Utah State football: Aggies in search of win, identity vs. Wake Forest</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lya Wodraska</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-12T23:22:34.755-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 11:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Logan • Asked this week what he thought of the strengths of the various conferences this season, Utah State coach Matt Wells acknowledged he hadn’t seen enough other teams to have an informed opinion. He has been too busy figuring out what kind of team he has to worry about anyone else. The Aggies knew this would be a bit of a rebuilding year in some areas. However, the return of Chuckie Keeton and running back Joe Hill made the Aggies hopeful their offense would find its old form. But now, as 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> 58406441@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 23:22:34 MDT Wake Forest not taking Aggies lightly http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58398876-55/aggies-certainly-clawson-lot.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58398876-55/aggies-certainly-clawson-lot.html.csp">Wake Forest not taking Aggies lightly</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="2014-09-10T14:17:02.334-06:00">Updated Sep 10, 2014 02:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Wake Forest coach Dave Clawson was extremely complimentary of the Aggies during the ACC conference call today, saying his team would face what he believes is one of the best defenses in the country. "They are very well coached, they are multiple, which gave us problems when we played Monroe," he said. "They are very extremely physical up front and they have some seniors and juniors that have played a lot of football. We have got a young offensive line that's continuing to grow together so we hav...</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> 58398876@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Sep 2014 14:17:02 MDT Controversial Ski Link eliminated from refined plan to link 7 Utah resorts http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58389385-90/ski-lift-canyons-plan.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58389385-90/ski-lift-canyons-plan.html.csp">Controversial Ski Link eliminated from refined plan to link 7 Utah resorts</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="2014-09-10T12:54:19.889-06:00">Updated Sep 10, 2014 12:54PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ski Utah is offering a few more details about where lifts would be needed to make One Wasatch, its plan for interconnecting the seven Wasatch Mountain ski resorts, a reality. Two sets of lifts are envisioned in a conceptual plan to be released Tuesday, said Nathan Rafferty, president and CEO of Ski Utah, marketing arm for the state’s ski industry. The first set, connecting Little Cottonwood and Big Cottonwood canyons, would require Alta Ski Area to install a lift up Grizzly Gulch to the ridgeli...</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> 58389385@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Sep 2014 12:54:19 MDT Utah State football: Aggies need to play smarter, yet maintain aggressiveness http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58394249-77/aggies-wells-state-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58394249-77/aggies-wells-state-utah.html.csp">Utah State football: Aggies need to play smarter, yet maintain aggressiveness</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lya Wodraska </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-09T22:38:50.694-06:00">Updated Sep 9, 2014 10:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Logan • Seeing his team penalized 14 times for 160 yards against Idaho State is a concern for Utah State coach Matt Wells, but he isn’t interested in trading less penalties for a more passive defense. Acknowledging he has a young secondary that is still learning, Wells said his team needs to be cleaner when they play Wake Forest this week, but he doesn’t want his defense backing off too much as a result. “I don’t mind aggressive penalties,” he said. “We need to be cleaner with our hands in the 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> 58394249@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Sep 2014 22:38:50 MDT Wake Forest down a QB http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58393565-55/forest-wake-quarterback-aggies.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58393565-55/forest-wake-quarterback-aggies.html.csp">Wake Forest down a QB</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="2014-09-09T11:06:02.779-06:00">Updated Sep 9, 2014 11:06AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Wake Forest has one less option at quarterback against the Aggies with Wake Forest announcing backup quarterback Kevin Sousa has been indefinitely suspended for a violation of team rules. The redshirt junior has not played this year. Wake Forest's starting quarterback is John Wolford, a 6-foot-1, 205-pound freshman who is 42-of-60 for 388 yards, two touchdowns and four interceptions this season. His backup is redshirt sophomore Tyler Cameron. Utah State coach Matt Wells didn't slight Wolford for...</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> 58393565@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Sep 2014 11:06:02 MDT Golf: Holes-in-one http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58364443-77/yards-wedge-cope-iron.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58364443-77/yards-wedge-cope-iron.html.csp">Golf: Holes-in-one</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-02T23:31:08.441-06:00">Updated Sep 2, 2014 11:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Forest Dale. Alex Howlett. No. 3, 123 yards, wedge. With Jack Archibald, Ryan Larson and Pete Rayner. Mountain View. Jim Wright. No. 16, 139 yards, 8-iron. With Josh Wright. Forest Dale. Fletcher Gross. No. 8, 110 yards, wedge. With Ben Jury and Kevin Ford. Glendale. Jesse Cope. No. 4, 136 yards, wedge. With Cody Cope, Aaron Cope and Kyle Bekeberg. Fore Lakes. Fred Tuckey. No. 11, 140 yards, 8-iron. With Jason Elwell. Glenmoor. Bill Brown. No. 13, 134 yards, 9-iron. With Jerry Combs, Jason Lanie...</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> 58364443@www.sltrib.com Tue, 02 Sep 2014 23:31:08 MDT Wildfire near Yosemite threatens 500 structures http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58312933-68/yosemite-fire-homes-blaze.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58312933-68/yosemite-fire-homes-blaze.html.csp">Wildfire near Yosemite threatens 500 structures</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T10:28:01.682-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 10:28AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Mariposa, Calif. • Firefighters from throughout California were being dispatched Tuesday to protect homes threatened by an out-of-control wildfire burning in the foothills near Yosemite National Park, the second fire around the park in recent weeks. The nearly 2-square-mile blaze in Madera County had destroyed eight structures and was threatening 500 others around Oakhurst, which is about 16 miles away from an entrance to Yosemite, fire officials said. Officials were hopeful, though, that cooler...</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> 58312933@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 10:28:01 MDT Kragthorpe: Ute coach settles in with Jagger on board http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58291501-89/stubblefield-coach-receivers-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58291501-89/stubblefield-coach-receivers-utah.html.csp">Kragthorpe: Ute coach settles in with Jagger on board</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kurt Kragthorpe</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Tribune Columnist</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-15T16:28:24.995-06:00">Updated Aug 15, 2014 04:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New beginnings are nothing new for Utah receivers coach Taylor Stubblefield. He’s used to learning a different offense, becoming acquainted with the players and teaching them his old tricks. Even so, this month’s preseason camp is producing unique experiences for Stubblefield. Two receivers on the Utes’ depth chart arrived in town recently, and so did a newcomer with an old-time rock-and-roll name: Jagger Stubblefield. The first child of the coach and his wife, Georgia, was born July 23. He’s n...</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> 58291501@www.sltrib.com Fri, 15 Aug 2014 16:28:24 MDT Rainbow Gathering’s ‘Hitler’ pleads no contest in Utah stabbing http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58285516-78/gathering-rainbow-garcia-novak.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58285516-78/gathering-rainbow-garcia-novak.html.csp">Rainbow Gathering’s ‘Hitler’ pleads no contest in Utah stabbing</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="2014-08-11T20:14:43.189-06:00">Updated Aug 11, 2014 08:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The 32-year-old woman accused of stabbing a man at the Rainbow Family Gathering outside of Heber City has resolved her court case. Leilani Novak-Garcia, who people at the gathering called “Hitler,” pleaded no contest last week to aggravated assault, a third-degree felony. Another charge of second-degree felony attempted murder was dismissed as part of a plea deal, according to court records. The woman faces up to five years in prison when she is sentenced on Sept. 24. The stabbing allegedly to...</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> 58285516@www.sltrib.com Mon, 11 Aug 2014 20:14:43 MDT Cleanup begins in aftermath of California floods http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58263166-68/mount-baldy-falls-forest.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58263166-68/mount-baldy-falls-forest.html.csp">Cleanup begins in aftermath of California floods</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BRIAN MELLEY and RAQUEL MARIA DILLON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-05T10:29:02.367-06:00">Updated Aug 5, 2014 10:29AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Mount Baldy, Calif. • They came with shovels, hands and heart to dig out their neighbors in the aftermath of deadly Southern California flooding. Dozens of muddy volunteers attacked tons of muck left after flash floods sent dirt, rock and mud roaring down on the tiny mountain towns of Mount Baldy and Forest Falls east of Los Angeles — in some cases burying homes up to their roofs. Joo Hwan Lee, 48, of El Segundo, was driving on a road on Mount Baldy when his car was smashed by a wave of mud and ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582631662014-08-05T10:29:02.367-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-05T10:29:02.367-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58263166@www.sltrib.com Tue, 05 Aug 2014 10:29:02 MDT Letter: Federal agents need support, not disarmament http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58258747-82/federal-employees-government-politicians.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58258747-82/federal-employees-government-politicians.html.csp">Letter: Federal agents need support, not disarmament</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-05T09:26:02.283-06:00">Updated Aug 5, 2014 09:26AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I retired from the federal government about 15 years ago after 20 years of service, the majority of it with the U.S. Forest Service. I am very disappointed in the criticism by local and state politicians of the dedicated employees of the Forest Service, BLM and other conservation agencies. These employees are professional land and resource managers, good citizens and are our friends and neighbors. Many are native Utahns and have been educated in our universities. On their jobs they are occasiona...</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> 58258747@www.sltrib.com Tue, 05 Aug 2014 09:26:02 MDT