KRUGER - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/KRUGER News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Courtney Kruger, prisoner of war in Japan, dies in Utah at 91 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58246193-90/kruger-japanese-wright-family.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58246193-90/kruger-japanese-wright-family.html.csp">Courtney Kruger, prisoner of war in Japan, dies in Utah at 91</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By nate carlisle</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-02T11:45:56.142-06:00">Updated Aug 2, 2014 11:45AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Courtney Kruger, a U.S. soldier who was captured by the Japanese and then spent 3 1/2 years suffering as a prisoner, died Tuesday at the veterans hospital in Salt Lake City. He was 91. Kruger’s daughter, Connie M. Wright, said her father suffered from pulmonary fibrosis, caused by damage to lung tissue. Wright said when doctors recently took X-rays of her father’s lungs, they found severe scarring she assumes came from working in an acid plant while he was a POW in Japan. Kruger was a 19-year...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58246193@www.sltrib.com Sat, 02 Aug 2014 11:45:56 MDT Former Ute Paul Kruger talks leading youth and a youthful NFL team http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58212179-59/kruger-browns-cleveland-team.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58212179-59/kruger-browns-cleveland-team.html.csp">Former Ute Paul Kruger talks leading youth and a youthful NFL team</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="2014-07-22T18:45:32.786-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 06:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Paul Kruger is taking a leadership role in two youth movements: One in Cleveland, and the other back home in Utah. Kruger went from the Super Bowl champion Baltimore Ravens to the Cleveland Browns in 2013, earning a five-year, $40 million contract but enduring the growing pains of the league’s second-youngest team. “We’re obviously in the building stages, but it’s exciting to be a part of that,” Kruger told The Tribune by phone on Tuesday. “We’ve just got to put the pieces together and go forwar...</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> 58212179@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:45:32 MDT Germany’s BMW to invest $1 billion in Mexico plant http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58147301-79/bmw-mexico-billion-factory.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58147301-79/bmw-mexico-billion-factory.html.csp">Germany’s BMW to invest $1 billion in Mexico plant</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By E. EDUARDO CASTILLO</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-03T15:04:02.149-06:00">Updated Jul 3, 2014 03:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Mexico City • Germany’s BMW announced Thursday it will spend $1 billion to build a new luxury car factory in northern Mexico that will start production in 2019 as part of an effort to expand the company’s presence in the United States. BMW board member Harald Kruger said the plant in the northern state of San Luis Potosi will have the capacity to make 150,000 cars a year while employing 1,500 people. He made the announcement in Mexico City, accompanied by President Enrique Pena Nieto. Kruger sai...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581473012014-07-03T15:04:02.149-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-03T15:04:02.149-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58147301@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Jul 2014 15:04:02 MDT