JACKSON - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/JACKSON News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) College football: Cody Fajardo leads Nevada to win over Southern Utah http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58357651-77/yards-fajardo-nevada-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58357651-77/yards-fajardo-nevada-utah.html.csp">College football: Cody Fajardo leads Nevada to win over Southern Utah</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-30T23:44:12.945-06:00">Updated Aug 30, 2014 11:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Reno, Nev. • Cody Fajardo threw for 303 yards and a touchdown and ran for another score to lead Nevada to a 28-19 win over Southern Utah in the season opener Saturday. The only FBS player with over 7,000 passing yards and 2,000 rushing yards, Fajardo finished with 371 yards, giving him 9,968 total career yards. He completed 30 of 41 passes and ran for 68 yards. Jerico Richardson caught 13 passes for 177 yards for Nevada. Don Jackson rushed for 110 yards and one score. The Wolf Pack led 7-0 at t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583576512014-08-30T23:44:12.945-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-30T23:44:12.945-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58357651@www.sltrib.com Sat, 30 Aug 2014 23:44:12 MDT Former BYU WR Cody Hoffman among Washington cuts http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58332097-77/washington-jackson-linebacker-among.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58332097-77/washington-jackson-linebacker-among.html.csp">Former BYU WR Cody Hoffman among Washington cuts</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T18:11:17.23-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 06:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ashburn, Va. • Veteran linebacker Rob Jackson is among the first set of players cut this week by Washington as the team gets closer to setting its 53-man roster for the regular season. Jackson was a seventh-round draft pick in 2008 and played six seasons with Washington, mostly as a pass-rush specialist in spot duty. Fourteen of his 15 career starts came in 2012, when Brian Orakpo missed most of the year with a shoulder injury. Jackson became expendable when the team drafted Trent Murphy in the ...</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> 58332097@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 18:11:17 MDT Men who sparked manhunt at Grand Teton Park ID’d http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58329577-68/jackson-park-dorm-financial.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58329577-68/jackson-park-dorm-financial.html.csp">Men who sparked manhunt at Grand Teton Park ID’d</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-23T18:50:02.21-06:00">Updated Aug 23, 2014 06:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Jackson, Wyo. • Officials have released the names of three men who sparked a manhunt near a global financial meeting at Grand Teton National Park. Park spokeswoman Jackie Skaggs tells The Jackson Hole News & Guide that 27-year-old Jonathan Metzman, of Blacksburg, Virginia; 24-year-old William Wood, of Antioch, Tennessee; and 27-year-old Jonathan Wyatt, of Hendersonville, Tennessee, each were cited for trespassing. The men are accused of stopping for the night in an empty dorm room at the park ra...</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> 58329577@www.sltrib.com Sat, 23 Aug 2014 18:50:02 MDT Jackson Hole demonstrators rally against rate hike http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58326187-79/yellen-demonstrators-fed-group.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58326187-79/yellen-demonstrators-fed-group.html.csp">Jackson Hole demonstrators rally against rate hike</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MATTHEW BROWN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-22T14:46:02.477-06:00">Updated Aug 22, 2014 02:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Jackson Hole, Wyoming • Shadowing central bankers and economists at the annual Federal Reserve conference here, a group of about 10 demonstrators pressed Fed Chair Janet Yellen not to yield to pressure to raise interest rates. Carrying placards and green T-shirts embossed with the slogan “What recovery?” they said they’d come from New York, Missouri, Minnesota and elsewhere to draw attention to people left behind by the recovery and still unable to find work. One demonstrator approached Yellen t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583261872014-08-22T14:46:02.477-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-22T14:46:02.477-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58326187@www.sltrib.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 14:46:02 MDT Suspect arrested in Saratoga Springs high school bomb threat http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58324138-78/bomb-suspect-threat-arrested.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58324138-78/bomb-suspect-threat-arrested.html.csp">Suspect arrested in Saratoga Springs high school bomb threat</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="2014-08-22T08:46:39.453-06:00">Updated Aug 22, 2014 08:46AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The FBI and Saratoga Springs police have arrested a suspect in a bomb threat that led to the cancellation of classes on Tuesday at Westlake High School. The law enforcement agencies served a search warrant at a home in the city Thursday evening and arrested the suspect there, according to police spokesman Owen Jackson. No details about the suspect were released Thursday night. More information is expected to be released Friday. The bomb threat, made on what was supposed to be the first day of c...</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> 58324138@www.sltrib.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 08:46:39 MDT Many boats in Jackson Hole miss mandatory checks http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58308932-68/jackson-hole-boats-http.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58308932-68/jackson-hole-boats-http.html.csp">Many boats in Jackson Hole miss mandatory checks</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-18T09:22:11.728-06:00">Updated Aug 18, 2014 09:22AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Jackson, Wyo. • Boaters in the Jackson Hole region in northwest Wyoming often disregard the state’s requirement that they have their water craft inspected for aquatic invasive species. A state Game and Fish Department report says three of the five statewide checkpoints where boaters were least likely to have their boats inspected were in the Jackson region. A Game and Fish spokesman tells the Jackson Hole News & Guide (http://bit.ly/1rivi5I) that wardens are finding that non-motorized watercraft...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583089322014-08-18T09:22:11.728-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-18T09:22:11.728-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58308932@www.sltrib.com Mon, 18 Aug 2014 09:22:11 MDT Preservationists seek to save old Jackson cabin http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58306106-68/cabin-board-town-jackson.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58306106-68/cabin-board-town-jackson.html.csp">Preservationists seek to save old Jackson cabin</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOHN R. MOSES</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Jackson Hole News & Guide</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-17T11:44:20.17-06:00">Updated Aug 17, 2014 11:44AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Jackson, Wyo. • The Teton County Historic Preservation Board is working with the town to save a historic cabin — once a home on Town Square — from demolition. There’s a narrow window for success and no room for delay, those close to the project say. A pending land sale due to close on Aug. 26 is conditional on the cabin’s removal or destruction by this Friday. The Mercer family sold an East Broadway property to Chabad-Lubavitch of Wyoming, which plans to build a synagogue there. The log structur...</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> 58306106@www.sltrib.com Sun, 17 Aug 2014 11:44:20 MDT Pressure builds on chief to release officer’s name in fatal shooting http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58294462-68/officer-brown-police-shooting.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58294462-68/officer-brown-police-shooting.html.csp">Pressure builds on chief to release officer’s name in fatal shooting</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JIM SUHR </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and JIM SALTER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-13T19:41:31.729-06:00">Updated Aug 13, 2014 07:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ferguson, Mo. • The police chief of a St. Louis suburb rocked by racial unrest since a white police officer shot an unarmed black teenager to death said Wednesday he won’t be pressured into publicly identifying the officer despite mounting demands from clergy, protesters and even hackers. Ferguson Police Chief Thomas Jackson, who has been the public face of the city torn by Saturday’s death of 18-year-old Michael Brown, told reporters the St. Louis County investigation of the shooting could tak...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582944622014-08-13T19:41:31.729-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-13T19:41:31.729-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58294462@www.sltrib.com Wed, 13 Aug 2014 19:41:31 MDT Police cite threats, won’t name cop who shot unarmed teen http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58288035-68/officer-brown-police-johnson.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58288035-68/officer-brown-police-johnson.html.csp">Police cite threats, won’t name cop who shot unarmed teen</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ALAN SCHER ZAGIER </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and DAVID A. LIEB</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T18:53:12.678-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 06:53PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ferguson, Mo. • The Rev. Al Sharpton pressed police Tuesday to release the name of the officer who fatally shot an unarmed teenager in suburban St. Louis, and he pleaded for calm after two nights of violent protests over the young man’s death. Police said death threats prompted them to withhold the name of the officer, who was placed on administrative leave after fatally shooting 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, where the incident has stoked racial tension, rallies and a night of looting....</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582880352014-08-12T18:53:12.678-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-12T18:53:12.678-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58288035@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 18:53:12 MDT NFL Notes: Police looking at Seahawks RB Lynch in assault investigation http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58285635-77/lynch-police-monday-ankle.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58285635-77/lynch-police-monday-ankle.html.csp">NFL Notes: Police looking at Seahawks RB Lynch in assault investigation</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-11T23:10:46.915-06:00">Updated Aug 11, 2014 11:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Police in Bellevue, Washington, are investigating whether Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch was involved in an assault and damage of personal property. The Bellevue Police Department released a statement Monday morning saying that the alleged incident took place around 2:30 a.m. Sunday and that Lynch is alleged to have been involved. Bellevue police stated that they have not been able to verify whether Lynch was involved, but are investigating. The incident was reported by the female ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582856352014-08-11T23:10:46.915-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-11T23:10:46.915-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58285635@www.sltrib.com Mon, 11 Aug 2014 23:10:46 MDT New air tour owner vows respect for Grand Teton http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58284405-79/park-jackson-grand-hole.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58284405-79/park-jackson-grand-hole.html.csp">New air tour owner vows respect for Grand Teton</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-11T10:55:02.826-06:00">Updated Aug 11, 2014 10:55AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Jackson, Wyo. • The owner of a new commercial scenic air tour business based out of the Jackson airport in Grand Teton National Park says his routes will not disturb park visitors. “We don’t need to fly in the park to give people an amazing aerial tour,” Peter Lindell, owner and director of operations for Fly Jackson Hole, said. Lindell said the scenic tour side of the business is still in a startup phase, but potential scenic routes would take clients over the Gros Ventre Range, Teton Pass and ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582844052014-08-11T10:55:02.826-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-11T10:55:02.826-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58284405@www.sltrib.com Mon, 11 Aug 2014 10:55:02 MDT Jackson council quashes plan to allow car camping http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58281326-68/council-jackson-camping-car.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58281326-68/council-jackson-camping-car.html.csp">Jackson council quashes plan to allow car camping</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-10T11:13:02.477-06:00">Updated Aug 10, 2014 11:13AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Jackson, Wyo. • The Jackson Town Council has backed off on the idea of allowing people to spend one night in their cars within city limits. Citing fears that people would abuse the law and that car camping could proliferate throughout town, the council decided earlier this week to reject the idea. The Jackson Hole News & Guide reports (http://bit.ly/V4WCpe ) that the issue came up as the council discussed changes to the town’s camping ordinance. But councilors who initially supported allowing pe...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582813262014-08-10T11:13:02.477-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-10T11:13:02.477-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58281326@www.sltrib.com Sun, 10 Aug 2014 11:13:02 MDT Practices top game for Patriots, Washington starters http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58267482-77/washington-game-patriots-practices.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58267482-77/washington-game-patriots-practices.html.csp">Practices top game for Patriots, Washington starters</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOSEPH WHITE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-06T23:24:14.437-06:00">Updated Aug 6, 2014 11:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • In some ways, the preseason opener between the New England Patriots and Washington is very much an afterthought. For the regulars, the real work has already been accomplished. The teams went head-to-head over three days of joint practices this week at Washington’s training camp facility, running drills for nearly every scenario one might face in a game. For Tom Brady, Robert Griffin III and the rest of the first-teamers, those sessions are more valuable than the modicum of playing t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582674822014-08-06T23:24:14.437-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-06T23:24:14.437-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58267482@www.sltrib.com Wed, 06 Aug 2014 23:24:14 MDT Yellowstone crews work to remove illegal trails http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58255314-223/trails-park-yellowstone-officials.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58255314-223/trails-park-yellowstone-officials.html.csp">Yellowstone crews work to remove illegal trails</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-02T22:00:02.834-06:00">Updated Aug 2, 2014 10:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Yellowstone National Park, Wyo. • Yellowstone National Park officials are working on removing trails that were illegally constructed in the park’s southwestern corner. Park officials say authorized trails in the area remain open and unaffected. So-called “social trails” often result when people wander off established trails in heavily used areas near overlooks, along rivers and in places leading to climbing routes. Park officials tell the Jackson Hole News & Guide somebody deliberately built the...</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> 58255314@www.sltrib.com Sat, 02 Aug 2014 22:00:02 MDT Yellowstone visitors willing to pay a lot more to see bears http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58250488-68/yellowstone-fee-visitors-bear.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58250488-68/yellowstone-fee-visitors-bear.html.csp">Yellowstone visitors willing to pay a lot more to see bears</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-01T09:46:32.066-06:00">Updated Aug 1, 2014 09:46AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Jackson, Wyo. • A new study says visitors to Yellowstone National Park want to see grizzly and black bears so much they would pay more than double park’s the current entry fee to be ensured of seeing one. A report in the Journal of Environmental Management suggests Yellowstone could raise its current entrance fee to offset the cost of bears that appear frequently along roadsides. Tourists often stop to watch and take pictures whenever a grizzly or black bear appears near a road in Yellowstone. P...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582504882014-08-01T09:46:32.066-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-01T09:46:32.066-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58250488@www.sltrib.com Fri, 01 Aug 2014 09:46:32 MDT Did Pleasant View top cop’s firing stem from dispute over his authority? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58193795-78/jackson-mayor-chief-greenwood.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58193795-78/jackson-mayor-chief-greenwood.html.csp">Did Pleasant View top cop’s firing stem from dispute over his authority?</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="2014-07-19T22:03:07.044-06:00">Updated Jul 19, 2014 10:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The acrimony that led to a closed-door weekend vote by the Pleasant View mayor and city council to fire longtime Police Chief D. Scott Jackson had its genesis, in part, in allegations of infidelity against one of the chief’s officers. Late Wednesday, City Administrator Melinda Greenwood published a collection of emails between herself, the chief and Mayor Toby Mileski on the city’s website. Accompanying the release was a statement from Mileski that claimed Jackson’s termination was “a thoughtfu...</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> 58193795@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Jul 2014 22:03:07 MDT Cepeda: What $3.7 billion could do for Chicago http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58195257-82/chicago-border-america-billion.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58195257-82/chicago-border-america-billion.html.csp">Cepeda: What $3.7 billion could do for Chicago</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Esther Cepeda</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T14:10:05.929-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 02:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">CHICAGO • It is hard not to wonder what kind of impact $3.7 billion — the amount President Obama has requested to deal with the child migrant border crisis — might have on the traumatized children of Chicago’s South Side. If a humanitarian crisis is, as the Humanitarian Coalition defines it, “an event or series of events which represents a critical threat to the health, safety, security or well-being of a community or other large group of people, usually over a wide area,” Chicago’s needies...</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> 58195257@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 14:10:05 MDT Pleasant View police chief mulls lawsuit over ‘without cause’ firing http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58185364-78/jackson-meeting-neal-officers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58185364-78/jackson-meeting-neal-officers.html.csp">Pleasant View police chief mulls lawsuit over ‘without cause’ firing</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="2014-07-17T09:29:10.775-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 09:29AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Veteran Pleasant View Police Chief D. Scott Jackson is making plans to sue over his firing “without cause” during an abruptly called, closed city council meeting over the weekend — but he would much rather just be reinstated. Jackson, who has been chief for 15 of the 17 years he has been with the Weber County community of 8,000’s police force, was the victim of a “rush to judgment” led by an “ego-driven” mayor and city administrator, contends his attorney, Randy Neal. Neal said Saturday’s decisi...</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> 58185364@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 09:29:10 MDT Knicks hire Kurt Rambis as associate head coach http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58156704-77/coach-rambis-lakers-knicks.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58156704-77/coach-rambis-lakers-knicks.html.csp">Knicks hire Kurt Rambis as associate head coach</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-08T17:26:25.983-06:00">Updated Jul 8, 2014 05:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • The New York Knicks have hired Kurt Rambis as associate head coach, reuniting him with former teammate and head coach Derek Fisher. Knicks president Phil Jackson made the announcement on Monday. Rambis and Fisher played 10 seasons together with the Los Angeles Lakers. He spent 13 seasons on the Lakers bench, including seven under Jackson. Jackson says, “The three of us are similar in our philosophies and our approach to the game.” Rambis was part of eight NBA title teams with the Lake...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581567042014-07-08T17:26:25.983-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-08T17:26:25.983-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58156704@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Jul 2014 17:26:25 MDT AP source: Knicks offer Carmelo Anthony max contract http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58149454-77/anthony-knicks-contract-offer.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58149454-77/anthony-knicks-contract-offer.html.csp">AP source: Knicks offer Carmelo Anthony max contract</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BRIAN MAHONEY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Basketball Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-04T23:21:50.571-06:00">Updated Jul 4, 2014 11:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • The Knicks went coast to coast to let Carmelo Anthony know they want him to stay in New York. Team officials traveled to Los Angeles on Thursday night to meet with the free agent and offered him the maximum contract allowable, a person with knowledge of the details said. Team President Phil Jackson and general manager Steve Mills were part of the meeting but not Madison Square Garden chairman James Dolan, an official with knowledge of the plans told The Associated Press on condition o...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581494542014-07-04T23:21:50.571-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-04T23:21:50.571-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58149454@www.sltrib.com Fri, 04 Jul 2014 23:21:50 MDT