LAYTON - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/LAYTON News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Utah lawmakers support sending military weapons to police http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58393675-78/police-lowe-utah-fuhr.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58393675-78/police-lowe-utah-fuhr.html.csp">Utah lawmakers support sending military weapons to police</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="2014-09-18T12:10:33.481-06:00">Updated Sep 18, 2014 12:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Two Utah legislators on Wednesday defended local police using surplus military weapons and equipment obtained through a federal program. The legislators were responding to Marina Lowe, a staff attorney for the American Civil Liberties Union of Utah. She told lawmakers during a hearing at the Capitol the weapon transfers, called the 1033 Program, were helping to “militarize” local police by giving them what “war fighters” use to combat an enemy. (Click here to see what weapons were sent to yo...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58393675@www.sltrib.com Thu, 18 Sep 2014 12:10:33 MDT Layton police find missing teen girl http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58375086-78/police-according-girl-hospital.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58375086-78/police-according-girl-hospital.html.csp">Layton police find missing teen girl</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jessica Miller</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-05T08:12:15.921-06:00">Updated Sep 5, 2014 08:12AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Police have found a missing Layton teenager who ran away Tuesday. Mariah Ann Reyes, 17, was last seen in the Davis Hospital parking lot with her father on Tuesday evening. According to police, the father was taking his daughter to the hospital for a “crisis evaluation” when she jumped out of his car and ran away. Just before 7 p.m. on Thursday, police officials said they had located the girl, and thanked those who provided information about her whereabouts. Reyes has a diminished mental capacit...</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> 58375086@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Sep 2014 08:12:15 MDT Prep football: Duchesne beats Layton Christian for its 48th straight win http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58298236-190/duchesne-game-layton-lca.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58298236-190/duchesne-game-layton-lca.html.csp">Prep football: Duchesne beats Layton Christian for its 48th straight win</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TOM WHARTON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-21T23:46:14.666-06:00">Updated Aug 21, 2014 11:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Layton • Duchesne’s football opener at Layton Christian Academy was the kind of trap game that could have easily ended the 1A power’s state record 47-game winning streak. LCA had the home field advantage and a senior-dominated squad. The contest that opened Utah’s high school football season was being televised live, a rarity for smaller schools. Duchesne was starting a quarterback that had never taken a snap from center before in a game. And there was the little matter of the 135-mile bus trip ...</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> 58298236@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 23:46:14 MDT Tribune Photo of the Day - August 21, 2014 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsphotoblog/58324055-227/laytonchristian-prep-highschool-photo.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsphotoblog/58324055-227/laytonchristian-prep-highschool-photo.html.csp">Tribune Photo of the Day - August 21, 2014</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-21T23:08:03.172-06:00">Updated Aug 21, 2014 11:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune Duchesne's Wyatt Remund shrugs off Layton Christian's Rodrigo Santos en route to scoring the first touchdown of the Utah high school football season, in Layton Thursday August 21, 2014.</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> 58324055@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 23:08:03 MDT Man’s ear ripped off in accident at Utah work yard http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58292355-78/ear-accident-layton-ripped.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58292355-78/ear-accident-layton-ripped.html.csp">Man’s ear ripped off in accident at Utah work yard</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-13T12:03:46.06-06:00">Updated Aug 13, 2014 12:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Layton • Police say a man had his ear ripped off and suffered other injuries when a tractor ran him over at a Smith’s distribution center in Layton. The Standard-Examiner reports 50-year-old Robert Stone was walking through a work yard at the facility when he was hit by a machine that moves goods from a semitrailer onto a loading dock. Layton police Sgt. John Holden says Stone had a broken leg, a gash on the arm and a head injury in addition to his torn-off ear. He was airlifted to Intermountain...</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> 58292355@www.sltrib.com Wed, 13 Aug 2014 12:03:46 MDT Six Utah cities plan to put UTOPIA question to voters http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58268930-78/cities-utopia-valley-west.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58268930-78/cities-utopia-valley-west.html.csp">Six Utah cities plan to put UTOPIA question to voters</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TONY SEMERAD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-07T22:39:11.031-06:00">Updated Aug 7, 2014 10:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">West Valley City • Voters in six Wasatch Front cities may get their say this fall on whether UTOPIA’s high-speed municipal network should be run by a private company in exchange for a monthly utility fee. In a joint appearance Wednesday, mayors for West Valley City, Layton, Midvale, Tremonton, Brigham City and Perry announced plans to put some version of that question on November’s ballot, pending the go-ahead from their respective city councils. “This will give our residents a chance for their ...</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> 58268930@www.sltrib.com Thu, 07 Aug 2014 22:39:11 MDT Pipe bomb scare closes down intersection near HAFB http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58262120-78/bomb-intersection-item-schroeder.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58262120-78/bomb-intersection-item-schroeder.html.csp">Pipe bomb scare closes down intersection near HAFB</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="2014-08-05T08:47:26.433-06:00">Updated Aug 5, 2014 08:47AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Layton intersection less than a mile south of Hill Air Force Base was shut down after a passerby called 911 to report what looked like a pipe bomb. Layton police Sgt. Kyle Schroeder said officers and bomb experts rushed to the scene, the southwest corner of Antelope Drive and Hill Field Road, at 8:45 p.m. Monday. “[The item] did appear suspicious, and the area was secured. Traffic was redirected on all sides of the intersection, pedestrians were cleared from the area and surrounding businesses...</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> 58262120@www.sltrib.com Tue, 05 Aug 2014 08:47:26 MDT