HORSLEY - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/HORSLEY News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Granite school board approves small tax hike http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58275968-78/district-tax-horsley-pay.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58275968-78/district-tax-horsley-pay.html.csp">Granite school board approves small tax hike</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Danielle Manley</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-08T21:13:23.662-06:00">Updated Aug 8, 2014 09:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Granite School Board unanimously approved a 2.54 percent property tax increase Thursday night. A resident with a home valued at just over $222,000 — the district average — will pay $22.24 more per year. Four residents spoke in favor of the increase during the meeting, and no one spoke against, district spokesman Ben Horsley said on Friday. The tax hike won’t fund new initiatives, but will enable the district to continue supporting the district’s 68,100 students. The majority of the new rev...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58275968@www.sltrib.com Fri, 08 Aug 2014 21:13:23 MDT Police dog bites suspected Utah school burglar http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58243179-78/police-horsley-west-dispatchers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58243179-78/police-horsley-west-dispatchers.html.csp">Police dog bites suspected Utah school burglar</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="2014-07-30T18:47:40.774-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 06:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A man who police say was stealing technology equipment from a West Valley City elementary school, had his ear nearly bitten off by a police dog Wednesday when he refused to surrender. Granite School District Police dispatchers were alerted to the alleged burglary at Pioneer Elementary School, 3860 S. 3380 West, when an alarm was tripped at about 2:00 a.m., said school district spokesman Ben Horsley. The school’s security system enabled dispatchers to listen in on two men, aged 26 and 18, discuss...</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> 58243179@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 18:47:40 MDT