LAYTON - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/LAYTON News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Rain postpones Tuesday Legion baseball games http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58241203-52/tournament-game-played-trappers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58241203-52/tournament-game-played-trappers.html.csp">Rain postpones Tuesday Legion baseball games</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-30T23:21:46.825-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 11:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Rain did a number on the Utah American Legion Baseball State Tournament in Logan Tuesday. With the exception of two innings of the Layton-Trappers Blue game, all the contests were rained out. That means the tournament which is being played at Logan High will resume Wednesday at 11 a.m. in the third inning of the Layton-Trappers Blue contest. Weather permitting, St. George will meet Herriman at 1 p.m. The winners of those first two contests will then meet at 4 p.m. in the double elimination tourn...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58241203@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 23:21:46 MDT Looking forward to the first week of prep football http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58233911-52/class-game-state-season.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58233911-52/class-game-state-season.html.csp">Looking forward to the first week of prep football</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-30T17:38:03.615-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 05:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The start of Utah’s high school football season is just a little over three weeks away. The Utah High School Activities Association’s Jeff Cluff, who assigns officials to games, was kind enough to share the first week’s schedule and there are some interesting matchups that include all six defending state champions. The season kicks off on August 21 when Class 1A power Duchesne, which has won four straight state titles and owns a 47-game winning streak, travels to Class 2A Layton Christian for a ...</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> 58233911@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17:38:03 MDT Defending champion Helper starts strong http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58232972-52/helper-strong-county-tournament.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58232972-52/helper-strong-county-tournament.html.csp">Defending champion Helper starts strong</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-30T17:36:19.166-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 05:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Defending Utah American Legion baseball champion Helper got off to a strong start in Saturday’s first round of the state tournament in Cache County. In the first game, Kyler Nelson hurled a four-hit shutout as Helper dominated Bear River 15-0. The Carbon County team then got a four-hit complete gamer from Cole Fossat to beat Box Elder 9-3 in the second game. Fossat was the hitting star in both games, recording a double and a triple against Beasr River and three doubles against Box Elder. Things ...</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> 58232972@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 17:36:19 MDT Prep football: It’s not that long until season’s first game http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58080423-190/season-football-game-aug.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58080423-190/season-football-game-aug.html.csp">Prep football: It’s not that long until season’s first game</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-24T16:37:27.366-06:00">Updated Jun 24, 2014 04:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Small school football power Duchesne, which has won 47 straight games and four 1A state titles in a row, will open the 2014 high school football season with a televised game at Layton Christian on Aug. 21. That will mark the first game of the season. The contest at the scenic Layton Christian field will be televised by KJZZ. The rest of Utah’s “endowment” games to open the season are scheduled Aug. 22 and 23. — Tom Wharton</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> 58080423@www.sltrib.com Tue, 24 Jun 2014 16:37:27 MDT Utah police still probing Layton couple’s cause of death http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58162235-78/lyman-police-inside-obvious.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58162235-78/lyman-police-inside-obvious.html.csp">Utah police still probing Layton couple’s cause of death</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Stephen Hunt</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-08T22:34:17.277-06:00">Updated Jul 8, 2014 10:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A day after the bodies of a Layton couple were discovered Monday inside their home, police were no closer to discovering how they died. Autopsies performed Tuesday morning on Shauna and Larry Anderson, ages 51 and 47, did not reveal any information that would confirm a cause of death, Layton police Lt. Travis Lyman said in a news release. Toxicology testing is now being done, but those results will not be known for at least several weeks, Lyman said. “The investigation is ongoing, but at this t...</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> 58162235@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Jul 2014 22:34:17 MDT Couple found dead in Layton home; police investigating http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58158107-78/lyman-obvious-police-couple.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58158107-78/lyman-obvious-police-couple.html.csp">Couple found dead in Layton home; police investigating</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Erin Alberty</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-07T22:03:40.573-06:00">Updated Jul 7, 2014 10:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Investigators are trying to determine what caused the death of a Layton couple whose bodies were found Monday in their home. Police went to check on Shauna and Larry Anderson, ages 51 and 47, at their home in the Quail Ridge Mobile Home Park about 9 a.m. after Larry Anderson’s employer called police to report Anderson had not arrived at work and could not be found, said Layton police Lt. Travis Lyman. Officers went into the home and found the couple’s bodies inside. There was no obvious sign of ...</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> 58158107@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Jul 2014 22:03:40 MDT Natural gas leak closes Layton intersection http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58105160-78/leak-questar-firefighters-gas.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58105160-78/leak-questar-firefighters-gas.html.csp">Natural gas leak closes Layton intersection</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-24T08:32:41.067-06:00">Updated Jun 24, 2014 08:32AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Traffic in Layton was beginning to flow more smoothly about 5 p.m., an hour after a gas leak was reported at the intersection of Gentile Street and Fairfield Road. The leak was contained as of 4:45 p.m., but motorists were asked to continue to avoid the area while a Questar crew finished repairs to the 2-inch line. Responders tried to evacuate four apartments after the leak was reported at about 4 p.m., but all occupants were away from home anyway, firefighters said. Questar will assist people l...</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> 58105160@www.sltrib.com Tue, 24 Jun 2014 08:32:41 MDT Utah kids, NFL players participate in Play 60 event http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58095606-77/nfl-kids-players-former.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58095606-77/nfl-kids-players-former.html.csp">Utah kids, NFL players participate in Play 60 event</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tierra Smith</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-21T21:37:51.538-06:00">Updated Jun 21, 2014 09:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Layton • Wrestling with excitement, hundreds of kids enjoyed a healthy afternoon of exercising and skill building in Layton with NFL Play 60 on Friday. Current and former NFL players were pumped as they motivated and trained the young athletes. “NFL Play 60 is a great time to interact with the kids and teach them everything I do,” said former Utes and Green Bay Packers wide receiver Shaky Smithson. NFL Play 60 is a program designed to promote healthier lifestyles and active activity for at le...</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> 58095606@www.sltrib.com Sat, 21 Jun 2014 21:37:51 MDT Former A.G.’s scandal hangs over Orem House race http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58090784-90/daw-layton-district-winner.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58090784-90/daw-layton-district-winner.html.csp">Former A.G.’s scandal hangs over Orem House race</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Robert Gehrke</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-21T14:29:48.675-06:00">Updated Jun 21, 2014 02:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Knocking on doors in the Orem neighborhoods he again wants to represent in the Utah Legislature, former Rep. Brad Daw says the question he is asked most often is how his opponent, Dana Layton, got dragged into the scandal involving former Utah Attorney General John Swallow. Layton, who beat Daw soundly in a Republican primary two years ago, scoffs at Daw’s characterization and says he’s the one playing up her bit part in the Swallow brouhaha, which she acknowledges is hanging over her campaign a...</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> 58090784@www.sltrib.com Sat, 21 Jun 2014 14:29:48 MDT Utah man arrested in slaying of estranged wife http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58051821-78/castillo-spackman-layton-police.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58051821-78/castillo-spackman-layton-police.html.csp">Utah man arrested in slaying of estranged wife</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="2014-06-11T16:53:41.141-06:00">Updated Jun 11, 2014 04:53PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A man suspected of killing his estranged wife at her Layton home and then fleeing has been arrested, police said. Joe Joseph Castillo, 45, was spotted Tuesday at a Del Taco restaurant in Lake Point, Utah, and picked up by law enforcement officers, Layton Police Department Lt. Jason Hinojosa said. Castillo was brought to Layton, where he was booked into Davis County Jail on suspicion of first-degree felony murder. Jail records showed he was being held Wednesday in lieu of $500,000 bail. Police ...</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> 58051821@www.sltrib.com Wed, 11 Jun 2014 16:53:41 MDT Lawsuit: Autistic man falsely arrested, held in Utah jail http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58051282-78/whitaker-arrested-jail-lancer.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58051282-78/whitaker-arrested-jail-lancer.html.csp">Lawsuit: Autistic man falsely arrested, held in Utah jail</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tom Harvey</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-10T20:50:54.701-06:00">Updated Jun 10, 2014 08:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Layton police mistakenly arrested an autistic Layton man and kept him four days in jail, where he eventually suffered a panic attack, according to a federal court lawsuit. Police arrested Lance James Whitaker believing he was the man who had failed to show up in court on a shoplifting charge for stealing a pen from Shopko. Whitaker, 43, was held in the Davis County jail for four days last year, unable to call his elderly father because he lacked a credit card, according to the complaint filed ...</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> 58051282@www.sltrib.com Tue, 10 Jun 2014 20:50:54 MDT Manhunt underway for suspect in fatal Layton stabbing http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58044896-78/layton-castillo-police-hinojosa.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58044896-78/layton-castillo-police-hinojosa.html.csp">Manhunt underway for suspect in fatal Layton stabbing</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="2014-06-09T22:26:34.358-06:00">Updated Jun 9, 2014 10:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Northern Utah law enforcement agencies were looking Monday for a Roy man suspected of fatally stabbing his estranged wife and then fleeing into the night. Layton police Lt. Jason Hinojosa said Joseph Castillo, 45, allegedly stabbed his wife multiple times in the garage of a home near 3200 West and 1000 North in Layton, about 11 p.m. Sunday. He was last seen running from the scene north toward neighboring Clearfield. The victim, 36 year-old Kaye Lynn Spackman, was rushed to Davis Hospital and Me...</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> 58044896@www.sltrib.com Mon, 09 Jun 2014 22:26:34 MDT Motorcyclist hurt in Layton crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58041492-78/layton-crash-dixon-motorcycle.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58041492-78/layton-crash-dixon-motorcycle.html.csp">Motorcyclist hurt in Layton crash</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-07T21:31:02.39-06:00">Updated Jun 7, 2014 09:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A man is recovering after a Layton motorcycle crash. The man was driving his motorcycle south on Main Street at 6:34 p.m. Saturday when witnesses say he tried to pass someone just south of Hill Field Road, said Layton Police Sgt. Rod Dixon. After trying to make the pass, he crashed into a Chevy Suburban that was turning left toward some restaurants, Dixon said. While the man was taken to the hospital in critical condition, he had improved by 9:20 p.m., the sergeant said. mmcfall@sltrib.com Twit...</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> 58041492@www.sltrib.com Sat, 07 Jun 2014 21:31:02 MDT