LARSON - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/LARSON News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) NASCAR: Larson wins 1st career pole at Pocono Raceway http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58251927-77/larson-pole-pocono-win.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58251927-77/larson-pole-pocono-win.html.csp">NASCAR: Larson wins 1st career pole at Pocono Raceway</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAN GELSTON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-01T23:15:02.185-06:00">Updated Aug 1, 2014 11:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Long Pond, Pa. • Kyle Larson had one more celebration left during his birthday week, setting a track record of 183.438 mph to win his first career Sprint Cup pole Friday at Pocono Raceway. He broke the mark of 181.415 that Denny Hamlin set in June. Larson, one of the top rookies in NASCAR, turned 22 on Thursday and wants to keep the party going with his first win Sunday. Larson could use a victory to secure a spot in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship, though he would make the 16-car fiel...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582519272014-08-01T23:15:02.185-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-01T23:15:02.185-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58251927@www.sltrib.com Fri, 01 Aug 2014 23:15:02 MDT France bestows honor upon World War II veteran in Utah http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58236778-90/larson-france-war-honor.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58236778-90/larson-france-war-honor.html.csp">France bestows honor upon World War II veteran in Utah</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="2014-07-31T21:30:40.594-06:00">Updated Jul 31, 2014 09:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Dean Larson saw the Statue of Liberty twice. He saw it the first time in 1944 as he was leaving New York City on a ship bound for England at the start of World War II, and again in 1945 when he returned at the end of the war. “I knew France gave us that Statute of Liberty,” Larson said during an honorary ceremony at the Utah State Capitol on Thursday, “and I have a lot of love for that statue.” France also has love for Larson. A representative of the French government on Thursday presented th...</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> 58236778@www.sltrib.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 21:30:40 MDT Prep football: Lehi star RB looking forward to catching passes http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58217062-52/lehi-season-calton-larson.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58217062-52/lehi-season-calton-larson.html.csp">Prep football: Lehi star RB looking forward to catching passes</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-24T17:41:25.511-06:00">Updated Jul 24, 2014 05:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Lehi • Last season, Lehi’s Caden Calton became one of Utah’s leading prep rushers under the run-oriented offense of former Pioneer coach David Hastings. According to maxpreps.com, the 5-foot-7 back ran for 1,950 yards and 24 touchdowns. But things have changed this season on the sidelines at the 5A school in Utah County. Ed Larson has moved from Timpanogos to Lehi and brings a pass-oriented attack with him. Calton, a senior, said that he looks forward to the new look offense and expects to have ...</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> 58217062@www.sltrib.com Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:41:25 MDT Friends recall shooter in Logan murder-suicide as ‘loyal’ and ‘kind’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58187393-78/tolman-larson-jared-logan.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58187393-78/tolman-larson-jared-logan.html.csp">Friends recall shooter in Logan murder-suicide as ‘loyal’ and ‘kind’</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="2014-07-16T09:22:35.739-06:00">Updated Jul 16, 2014 09:22AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">When Jordan Larson first heard Monday that his friend Jared Tolman had killed two people and then himself that morning in Logan, he didn’t believe it. “I am very sorry to everyone involved, and I don’t want to defend his actions, but he absolutely was not that kind of person,” Larson, who grew up with Tolman in Spokane, Wash., said in a Facebook message. From the time they met in the fifth grade, when they were about 10 years old, Larson and Tolman were inseparable. They lived in the same neigh...</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> 58187393@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Jul 2014 09:22:35 MDT Farside Construction: Luxury custom homes at competitive prices http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58169394-78/homes-larson-custom-farside.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58169394-78/homes-larson-custom-farside.html.csp">Farside Construction: Luxury custom homes at competitive prices</a></h4>