FRIDAY - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/FRIDAY News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Real Salt Lake faces FC Dallas’ high-octane offense http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58313871-77/dallas-goals-rsl-cassar.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58313871-77/dallas-goals-rsl-cassar.html.csp">Real Salt Lake faces FC Dallas’ high-octane offense</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Christopher Kamrani</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T21:52:45.901-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 09:52PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sandy • Jeff Cassar knows the roots of FC Dallas’ unrelenting, all-out style of offensive play. He played with Oscar Pareja in Dallas for three seasons and sees distinct similarities between the approach Pareja took as a player and now as a coach leading his former club. It’s producing a flurry of goals and results as Pareja, the former coach of the Colorado Rapids, has FC Dallas (11-7-6, 39 points) three points behind first-place Real Salt Lake (11-4-9, 42 points) ahead of Friday’s matchup at 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58313871@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 21:52:45 MDT BYU football: Walk-on OL Kyle Johnson has common name, uncommon drive http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58306065-77/johnson-byu-friday-guard.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58306065-77/johnson-byu-friday-guard.html.csp">BYU football: Walk-on OL Kyle Johnson has common name, uncommon drive</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jay Drew</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-17T22:36:54.471-06:00">Updated Aug 17, 2014 10:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • Perhaps it is because of his plain-sounding name, or the fact that he wasn’t heavily recruited out of high school or junior college like several of his mates along BYU’s offensive line. It might be because he redshirted during his first season in Provo, after a church mission to Mexico. Kyle Johnson is sort of the man of mystery among coach Garett Tujague’s hogs up front, and the walk-on from Sandy’s Jordan High School knows it. “I’m just a hard worker who does what the coaches tell me ...</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> 58306065@www.sltrib.com Sun, 17 Aug 2014 22:36:54 MDT Tennis: Roger Federer, Serena Williams reach semifinals in Ohio http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58301662-77/federer-semifinals-friday-ohio.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58301662-77/federer-semifinals-friday-ohio.html.csp">Tennis: Roger Federer, Serena Williams reach semifinals in Ohio</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-17T16:56:15.988-06:00">Updated Aug 17, 2014 04:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Tennis • Roger Federer beat Andy Murray 6-3, 7-5 on Friday night and advanced to the semifinals of the Western & Southern Open in Mason, Ohio. The Swiss star has won the Masters event an unprecedented five times already. He’ll face Canada’s Milos Raonic. Federer and Murray have won 11 matches apiece in their career series, with Federer also winning in the quarterfinals of the Australian Open this year. Serena Williams also reached the semifinals in a tournament she has never won, needing only ...</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> 58301662@www.sltrib.com Sun, 17 Aug 2014 16:56:15 MDT Hiker found dead in Little Cottonwood Canyon http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58303715-78/sharp-hiker-area-upd.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58303715-78/sharp-hiker-area-upd.html.csp">Hiker found dead in Little Cottonwood Canyon</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="2014-08-16T22:52:25.043-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 10:52PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A hiker who was reported missing was found dead Saturday morning in the White Pine area of Little Cottonwood Canyon. The hiker, Andrew Sharp, 35, appears to have died in a fall, the Unified Police Department says. Sharp asked a friend in a text message sent about noon Friday to pick him up at 2:30 p.m. that day at the White Pine Trailhead, UPD Lt. Justin Hoyal said. The friend called police when Sharp — who was hiking alone and whose vehicle was found in the Albion Basin area — didn’t show up....</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> 58303715@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 22:52:25 MDT BYU football: Offense was inconsistent, undisciplined in scrimmage http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58304014-77/mendenhall-scrimmage-byu-injury.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58304014-77/mendenhall-scrimmage-byu-injury.html.csp">BYU football: Offense was inconsistent, undisciplined in scrimmage</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jay Drew </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-17T16:07:46.694-06:00">Updated Aug 17, 2014 04:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • BYU’s biggest question marks this season are supposed to be on defense as the Cougars try to find adequate replacements for Kyle Van Noy, Eathyn Manumaleuna, Uani Unga and Daniel Sorensen. But if Friday night’s scrimmage in front of about 12,000 fans at LaVell Edwards showed anything, it is that the offense isn’t just going to roll into Connecticut in two weeks and click like a well-oiled machine. There were false starts, unsportsmanlike conduct penalties, a pair of interceptions and a b...</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> 58304014@www.sltrib.com Sun, 17 Aug 2014 16:07:46 MDT Utah football notes: QB battle to highlight scrimmage; Whittingham takes ice bucket challenge (videos) http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58300945-59/whittingham-scott-matthew-piper.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58300945-59/whittingham-scott-matthew-piper.html.csp">Utah football notes: QB battle to highlight scrimmage; Whittingham takes ice bucket challenge (videos)</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="2014-08-15T15:37:47.797-06:00">Updated Aug 15, 2014 03:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Well, we went and did it. We asked football coaches about position battles, and we got what we deserved: Every position is a battle. The battle never stops. And so on. But make no mistake, Saturday’s scrimmage will go a long way toward determining who is where on the two-deep against Idaho State, and there’s one particular position battle that has the head coach’s full attention. “Quarterback,” Kyle Whittingham said after Friday’s morning session. “Huge.” No spot is solidified right now among Ut...</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> 58300945@www.sltrib.com Fri, 15 Aug 2014 15:37:47 MDT FDA approves Biogen’s MS drug Plegridy http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58302039-79/biogen-drug-plegridy-multiple.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58302039-79/biogen-drug-plegridy-multiple.html.csp">FDA approves Biogen’s MS drug Plegridy</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-15T19:09:02.807-06:00">Updated Aug 15, 2014 07:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cambridge, Mass. • Biogen Idec said Friday that federal regulators have approved the specialty drugmaker’s new treatment for people with relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis. The company said the Food and Drug Administration cleared the injectable drug, dubbed Plegridy, after reviewing results from a study that involved more than 1,500 people with the disease. Multiple sclerosis is a disease of the immune system in which the body attacks the brain and spinal cord. Its symptoms can come and go, ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583020392014-08-15T19:09:02.807-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-15T19:09:02.807-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58302039@www.sltrib.com Fri, 15 Aug 2014 19:09:02 MDT Colorado man dies in central Utah rollover http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58301998-78/according-ching-colorado-died.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58301998-78/according-ching-colorado-died.html.csp">Colorado man dies in central Utah rollover</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="2014-08-16T22:19:22.026-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 10:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Colorado man died Friday in a rollover near Salina. Brennan R. Ching, 20, was a passenger in a black Chevrolet pickup that rolled about 6:30 a.m. Friday on Interstate 70. The driver had run off the left side of the highway and overcorrected to the right, according to the Utah Highway Patrol. Ching died at the scene. He was from Fort Collins, Colo. The driver, Jesus T. Paredes, 21, of Fallbrook, Calif., was taken to Sevier Valley Medical Center in Richfield with leg injuries, according to UHP....</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> 58301998@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 22:19:22 MDT Russia denies its vehicles destroyed in Ukraine http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58301885-68/russian-ukraine-military-russia.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58301885-68/russian-ukraine-military-russia.html.csp">Russia denies its vehicles destroyed in Ukraine</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ALEXANDER ROSLYAKOV</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and JIM HEINTZ</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-15T18:47:08.93-06:00">Updated Aug 15, 2014 06:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kamensk-Shakhtinsky, Russia • NATO on Friday said a Russian military column ventured overnight into Ukraine, and the Ukrainian president said his forces destroyed most of it. Russia denied all of this, but the reports spooked global markets and overshadowed optimism driven by agreement over a Russian aid convoy bound for eastern Ukraine. The White House said it was looking into what it called unconfirmed reports that Ukraine’s security forces disabled vehicles in a Russian military convoy insid...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583018852014-08-15T18:47:08.93-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-15T18:47:08.93-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58301885@www.sltrib.com Fri, 15 Aug 2014 18:47:08 MDT Superintendent leaving; second top Utah ed official to depart http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58300865-78/board-menlove-state-superintendent.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58300865-78/board-menlove-state-superintendent.html.csp">Superintendent leaving; second top Utah ed official to depart</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="2014-08-15T21:48:45.446-06:00">Updated Aug 15, 2014 09:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A second top Utah education official will leave his post this month, state leaders announced Friday. State Superintendent Martell Menlove announced in March he would retire this year, but he said at the time he would wait until his replacement was found. But state school board chair David Crandall said on Friday that next week will likely be Menlove’s last in the office, though he’ll help with the transition as needed. State school board leaders said on Friday they’ve chosen an interim superint...</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> 58300865@www.sltrib.com Fri, 15 Aug 2014 21:48:45 MDT A Look Back: Moab before there were mountain bikes http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58298524-78/1900-early-features-friday.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58298524-78/1900-early-features-friday.html.csp">A Look Back: Moab before there were mountain bikes</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-15T13:04:02.376-06:00">Updated Aug 15, 2014 01:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Each Friday, the Salt Lake Tribune presents historical images in a special series called “A Look Back.” This week’s installment features photos of the Moab area in the early 1900s. Every gallery of the series is available at www.sltrib.com/topics/lookback. Here is a sampling: This Is the Place Monument Fourth of July celebrations Early outdoor recreation in Utah Boating around Utah Utah’s Historic Interiors D-Day 1970s Women’s Fashion Salt Lake City concerts from the 1970s-1990s Salt Lake 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> 58298524@www.sltrib.com Fri, 15 Aug 2014 13:04:02 MDT Bad news for woman poisoned by S. Jordan restaurant tea http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58300476-78/harding-tea-family-guymon.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58300476-78/harding-tea-family-guymon.html.csp">Bad news for woman poisoned by S. Jordan restaurant tea</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="2014-08-17T11:33:32.963-06:00">Updated Aug 17, 2014 11:33AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The family of a woman poisoned by a toxic industrial cleaning chemical put into her sweet tea at a South Jordan restaurant has received bad news from doctors. Paxton Guymon, the attorney for the family of 67-year-old Jan Harding, said Friday that endoscopic examinations had revealed extensive “deep, ulcerated burns covering the upper esophagus. It’s looking more likely she will need surgery now.” Harding, a retired school teacher, remained in critical condition at the University Hospital burn u...</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> 58300476@www.sltrib.com Sun, 17 Aug 2014 11:33:32 MDT Ogden police locate missing boy and mother http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58298820-78/cross-police-according-family.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58298820-78/cross-police-according-family.html.csp">Ogden police locate missing boy and mother</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="2014-08-15T12:47:23.875-06:00">Updated Aug 15, 2014 12:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ogden police announced Friday morning that a mother and her 7-year-old son — who had been deemed endangered missing persons — had been located. Both are safe and healthy, according to police. The Utah Division of Child and Family Services is investigating. Gina Cross and her son Noah Gardner were last seen leaving St. Anne’s Center, at 137 W. Binford St., on last Friday, according to an Ogden police news release. Concerned, Cross’ family reported them missing on Thursday. Cross is mentally ill 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> 58298820@www.sltrib.com Fri, 15 Aug 2014 12:47:23 MDT Pope has tough sell on materialism in South Korea http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58300364-68/south-francis-pope-korea.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58300364-68/south-francis-pope-korea.html.csp">Pope has tough sell on materialism in South Korea</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By NICOLE WINFIELD and JUNG-YOON CHOI</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-15T10:25:24.918-06:00">Updated Aug 15, 2014 10:25AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Daejeon, South Korea • Pope Francis called Friday during a trip to South Korea for Catholics to combat the allure of materialism. In the newly rich and hyper-competitive country, that might be a hard sell. Far from being considered an evil, the trappings of wealth are often linked here to the hard work, sacrifice and gritty persistence of generations who hustled their nation out of war, dictatorship and poverty into an Asian powerhouse. “I don’t want to knock successful people off their pedestal...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583003642014-08-15T10:25:24.918-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-15T10:25:24.918-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58300364@www.sltrib.com Fri, 15 Aug 2014 10:25:24 MDT Iraqis welcome change of PM but challenges loom http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58300140-68/government-maliki-shiite-iraq.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58300140-68/government-maliki-shiite-iraq.html.csp">Iraqis welcome change of PM but challenges loom</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SAMEER N. YACOUB</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and VIVIAN SALAMA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-15T20:12:47.49-06:00">Updated Aug 15, 2014 08:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Baghdad • The decision by Nouri al-Maliki to step down as Iraq’s prime minister brought celebrations from his opponents Friday as the country’s top Shiite cleric urged his successor to carry out dramatic reforms so the new government can take on Sunni insurgents who have overrun large parts of the country. The man tapped to become the next prime minister, Haider al-Abadi, a veteran Shiite lawmaker, now faces the immense challenge of trying to unite Iraqi politicians as he cobbles together a Cab...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583001402014-08-15T20:12:47.49-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-15T20:12:47.49-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58300140@www.sltrib.com Fri, 15 Aug 2014 20:12:47 MDT Every healthy player will see action in Y.’s scrimmage Friday http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58298726-88/friday-scrimmage-action-bronco.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58298726-88/friday-scrimmage-action-bronco.html.csp">Every healthy player will see action in Y.’s scrimmage Friday</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-15T14:04:27.007-06:00">Updated Aug 15, 2014 02:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">College Football • BYU coach Bronco Mendenhall, pictured, downplays the significance of scrimmages in preseason training camp and usually holds out key players as a precautionary measure. That won’t be the case Friday night, when the Cougars scrimmage at 6 p.m. at LaVell Edwards Stadium. &gt; C6</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> 58298726@www.sltrib.com Fri, 15 Aug 2014 14:04:27 MDT BYU football: Every healthy player will see action in Friday’s scrimmage http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58298455-77/mendenhall-award-camp-hill.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58298455-77/mendenhall-award-camp-hill.html.csp">BYU football: Every healthy player will see action in Friday’s scrimmage</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jay Drew </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-15T14:04:26.993-06:00">Updated Aug 15, 2014 02:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • BYU football coach Bronco Mendenhall generally downplays the significance of scrimmages in preseason training camp and almost always holds out key players as a precautionary measure. That won’t be the case on Friday night when the Cougars scrimmage at 6 p.m. at LaVell Edwards Stadium. Gates open at 5 p.m. and admission is free. This one means a lot, Mendenhall said Thursday after a morning practice at the outdoor practice facility. “We will scrimmage everybody tomorrow, so I would like 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> 58298455@www.sltrib.com Fri, 15 Aug 2014 14:04:26 MDT Utah deputy education superintendent explains resignation http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58284516-78/hales-education-state-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58284516-78/hales-education-state-utah.html.csp">Utah deputy education superintendent explains resignation</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="2014-08-11T21:36:06.785-06:00">Updated Aug 11, 2014 09:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Some Utah education leaders seemed somewhat caught off guard by the resignation of the state deputy superintendent late last week. But Brenda Hales said she’d been telling colleagues for months that she planned to retire this fall or winter. She said she gave her notice Friday and will use vacation and other leave until her retirement becomes official at the end of December. “It may have been faster than some people thought,” Hales said Monday of her resignation, “but it’s been something I’ve ha...</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> 58284516@www.sltrib.com Mon, 11 Aug 2014 21:36:06 MDT St. George man killed in North Dakota cow-vehicle collision http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58281904-78/cow-vehicle-dakota-killed.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58281904-78/cow-vehicle-dakota-killed.html.csp">St. George man killed in North Dakota cow-vehicle collision</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-10T21:46:24.313-06:00">Updated Aug 10, 2014 09:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Mandaree, N.D. • The North Dakota Highway Patrol identified the two men who were killed Friday after their vehicle struck a cow that was wandering on a road in western North Dakota. The Patrol says the victims were Kaleb Newel Steed, 27, of Mountain Home, Idaho, and Jake Alexander Holm, 19, of St. George. The patrol says the men’s vehicle entered a ditch and rolled several times after striking the black cow Friday night. Authorities say Holm was wearing a seat belt and Steed was not. Both were p...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582819042014-08-10T21:46:24.313-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-10T21:46:24.313-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58281904@www.sltrib.com Sun, 10 Aug 2014 21:46:24 MDT Host of Swallow fundraiser jailed, awaits possible federal charges http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58276742-90/montgomery-swallow-attorney-shurtleff.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58276742-90/montgomery-swallow-attorney-shurtleff.html.csp">Host of Swallow fundraiser jailed, awaits possible federal charges</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="2014-08-11T09:00:58.686-06:00">Updated Aug 11, 2014 09:00AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A businessman with a checkered past and ties to former Attorney General John Swallow is in custody in the Salt Lake County Jail along with his two brothers, awaiting transfer to U.S. marshals, potentially to face unknown federal charges. Robert Montgomery, owner of Emmediate Credit Solutions, was arrested Friday morning, along with brothers Michael Chase Montgomery and J.D. Montgomery. Jail records do not reflect what charges the Montgomery brothers face. Melodie Rydalch, spokeswoman for the U.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> 58276742@www.sltrib.com Mon, 11 Aug 2014 09:00:58 MDT