HIGHLAND - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/HIGHLAND News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Prep notes: Two more boys’ basketball coaches hang ’em up http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57747196-190/basketball-coaches-west-wiscombe.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57747196-190/basketball-coaches-west-wiscombe.html.csp">Prep notes: Two more boys’ basketball coaches hang ’em up</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bubba Brown</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-29T23:44:33.609-06:00">Updated Mar 29, 2014 11:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Two more boys’ basketball coaches — with well over half a century of combined experience — are calling it quits. Highland coach Keith West and Morgan coach Jim Wiscombe announced their retirements this week, adding to the previously announced retirements of two other longtime coaches, Davis’ Jay Welk and Riverton’s Steve Galley. West, who spent the last 14 years of his 37-year coaching career at Highland, admitted he’d seen retirement coming for the last few years. After choosing not to step dow...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 57747196@www.sltrib.com Sat, 29 Mar 2014 23:44:33 MDT Salt Lake City police seek help finding “Ski Bum Bandit” http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57698880-78/credit-police-union-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57698880-78/credit-police-union-lake.html.csp">Salt Lake City police seek help finding “Ski Bum Bandit”</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-18T16:27:16.297-06:00">Updated Mar 18, 2014 04:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Salt Lake City Police Department is seeking the public’s help to identify and locate a man — dubbed “The Ski Bum Bandit” — who is suspected of robbing five banks in Salt Lake County during the past two months. The suspect has robbed the following banks: — University Federal Credit Union, 7220 S. Highland Drive, on Jan. 24 — Health Care Credit Union, 769 E. South Temple, on Feb. 4 — University Federal Credit Union, 3088 S. 1300 East, on Feb. 19 — Zions Bank, 7015 S. Highland Drive, on Feb. ...</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> 57698880@www.sltrib.com Tue, 18 Mar 2014 16:27:16 MDT Letter: Highland choir students get help from U. http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57636598-82/students-music-choir-highland.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57636598-82/students-music-choir-highland.html.csp">Letter: Highland choir students get help from U.</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-07T09:06:36.383-06:00">Updated Mar 7, 2014 09:06AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I’m choir director at Highland High School. We are grateful for the support we get from the University of Utah. I asked the U. music faculty for names of people who could teach voice lessons in preparation for region solo and ensemble, where students can enter as soloists. Many of my students have not received individual solo training. Dr. Julie Wright-Costa, a professor of voice, contacted vocal performance students willing to donate time. Jenny Erickson arranged her busy schedule to work one-...</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> 57636598@www.sltrib.com Fri, 07 Mar 2014 09:06:36 MDT 4A boys’ basketball: Resilient Olympus works its way past Highland http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57638261-190/olympus-titans-highland-barnes.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57638261-190/olympus-titans-highland-barnes.html.csp">4A boys’ basketball: Resilient Olympus works its way past Highland</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Chris Kamrani</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-05T23:33:25.451-06:00">Updated Mar 5, 2014 11:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Matt Barnes is the eternal optimist. Even when his Olympus Titans forfeited four games due to playing an ineligible player earlier in the season, dropping the No. 1 seed out of Region 7 to third place, the Titans coach believed his team had the conviction to make a postseason run. And when star Jake Lindsey broke his hand three days before the start of the state tournament, Barnes told his players “come to work every day, live every day” and avoid looking forward to next year because “things ch...</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> 57638261@www.sltrib.com Wed, 05 Mar 2014 23:33:25 MDT 4A boys’ basketball: Highland upsets No. 1 seed Timpview http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57628019-190/morris-timpview-highland-rams.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57628019-190/morris-timpview-highland-rams.html.csp">4A boys’ basketball: Highland upsets No. 1 seed Timpview</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bubba Brown</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-03T23:15:10.677-06:00">Updated Mar 3, 2014 11:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The shots weren’t falling as Highland muddled through a sloppy warmup. Forward Henry Morris felt his confidence dip. He knew what was at stake, what opportunity would be lost, if the Rams didn’t heat up by the time the first buzzer echoed through the Huntsman Center. “I was a little nervous,” he said. But the Rams’ struggles vanished when the game began. So did Morris’ nerves. He scored 18 points in the first half to propel the No. 4 seed Rams to a 74-64 upset over Region 8 champion Timpview i...</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> 57628019@www.sltrib.com Mon, 03 Mar 2014 23:15:10 MDT Man with swollen eye robs Salt Lake County bank http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57584268-78/amp-cottonwood-heights-bank.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57584268-78/amp-cottonwood-heights-bank.html.csp">Man with swollen eye robs Salt Lake County bank</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="2014-02-25T09:50:51.949-06:00">Updated Feb 25, 2014 09:50AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cottonwood Heights police are asking for the public’s help identifying a suspected bank robber. About 9:45 a.m. Saturday, the man passed a note to a teller at the Zions Bank at 7015 S. Highland Drive. The note demanded money from the bank and the man intimated that he had a gun, said Cottonwood Heights Police Sgt. Corbett Ford. The teller gave him the money and the suspect left. He was last seen heading east on Fort Union Boulevard on foot, Ford said. Surveillance photos show the man wearing a r...</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> 57584268@www.sltrib.com Tue, 25 Feb 2014 09:50:51 MDT