LAYTON - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/LAYTON News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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 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 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 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