HIGHLAND - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/HIGHLAND News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Letter: Assisted living not a nursing home http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58161429-82/nursing-assisted-living-homes.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58161429-82/nursing-assisted-living-homes.html.csp">Letter: Assisted living not a nursing home</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-08T17:00:03.328-06:00">Updated Jul 8, 2014 05:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">After reading the article about Highland Cove (“Number of Utahns in nursing homes drops,” July 4), I felt prompted to send this note. In several places, Lee Davidson refers to it as a nursing home. That is not correct. The official name is Highland Cove Senior Living and Assisted Living. When and if the residents become too ill or need services not covered here, they are transferred to a nursing home. If and when they have an accident or surgery, they go to a care center first. Then they come ba...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58161429@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Jul 2014 17:00:03 MDT Living History: Bingham was a happening Utah place before the days of ore http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58133106-78/bingham-canyon-copper-copperfield.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58133106-78/bingham-canyon-copper-copperfield.html.csp">Living History: Bingham was a happening Utah place before the days of ore</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Eileen Hallet Stone </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-05T21:12:52.864-06:00">Updated Jul 5, 2014 09:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Before Utah Copper Co. (Kennecott) expanded the Bingham Canyon Mine into one of the world’s largest open-pit copper mines and consumed the ground beneath the towns and homes of the people who helped build it, Bingham Canyon was noisy, dusty, vital and full of life. In 1896, Salt Lake City entrepreneur Samuel Newhouse recognized copper’s future and shipped out the first copper sulfides from Highland Boy Mine in the Oquirrh Mountains. In 1906, Utah Copper mounted steam shovels on railroad tra...</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> 58133106@www.sltrib.com Sat, 05 Jul 2014 21:12:52 MDT Police investigating body found in Millcreek http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58028449-78/body-police-woman-canal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58028449-78/body-police-woman-canal.html.csp">Police investigating body found in Millcreek</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall and Erin Alberty</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-05T10:50:17.239-06:00">Updated Jun 5, 2014 10:50AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Millcreek woman’s body was found in a canal Wednesday afternoon. A passer-by reported seeing the body in a canal about 3 p.m. near 4100 S. Highland Drive, said Unified Police Lt. Justin Hoyal The woman, 40, does not appear to be a victim of foul play, police have reported. There also is no indication of suicide, said Detective Jared Richardson. Detectives have identified the woman but are withholding her name pending family notifications. The Salt Lake Tribune will update this story as more in...</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> 58028449@www.sltrib.com Thu, 05 Jun 2014 10:50:17 MDT Editorial: High five, Highland High, for high Latino grad rate http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58022525-82/everybody-highland-latino-schulte.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58022525-82/everybody-highland-latino-schulte.html.csp">Editorial: High five, Highland High, for high Latino grad rate</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-04T13:26:06.377-06:00">Updated Jun 4, 2014 01:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A big graduation cheer is in order for Latino seniors at Highland High School and the educators who helped them. The Salt Lake City school reports that 84 percent of Latino seniors will graduate this week. (Latinos are roughly a quarter of the whole class.) Not only is that well above the statewide average of 68 percent for Latino students, but it’s also above the 82 percent rate for white students at Highland. That just doesn’t happen very often in this state or in the nation. Principal Paul ...</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> 58022525@www.sltrib.com Wed, 04 Jun 2014 13:26:06 MDT Latino students boast Highland High’s top graduation rate http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58003886-78/highland-kids-students-schulte.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58003886-78/highland-kids-students-schulte.html.csp">Latino students boast Highland High’s top graduation rate</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="2014-06-02T16:11:38.584-06:00">Updated Jun 2, 2014 04:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Vanessa Lagunas hopes to become the first member of her immediate family to go to college. As junior class president and a cheerleader, Lagunas is well on her way to both graduating from Salt Lake City’s Highland High and entering college to pursue her dream of becoming a nurse. “What my parents wanted was to give me a better life than what they had,” Lagunas said. “I wanted to become something bigger and help them out.” It’s not an unusual sentiment among teens across Utah. What is uncommon is ...</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> 58003886@www.sltrib.com Mon, 02 Jun 2014 16:11:38 MDT