MURRAY - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/MURRAY News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Prep football: Taylorsville 17, Murray 13 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58354059-190/murray-taylorsville-warriors-spartans.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58354059-190/murray-taylorsville-warriors-spartans.html.csp">Prep football: Taylorsville 17, Murray 13</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Steve Luhm</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-30T00:46:53.526-06:00">Updated Aug 30, 2014 12:46AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Murray • Big plays made a huge difference in Friday night’s battle between neighboring Taylorsville and Murray. Toa Maumau threw touchdown passes of 68 and 40 yards, leading the Warriors to a 17-13 win over the Spartans. Taylorsville improved to 2-0 this season. Murray dropped to 1-1 in the penalty-filled contest that lasted nearly three hours and wasn’t decided until a Warrior interception in the final 40 seconds. Murray took a 3-0 lead on the first possession of the game. The Spartans drove fr...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58354059@www.sltrib.com Sat, 30 Aug 2014 00:46:53 MDT Idaho returns 6 boys to polygamous sect http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58348209-78/jessop-murray-parents-willis.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58348209-78/jessop-murray-parents-willis.html.csp">Idaho returns 6 boys to polygamous sect</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="2014-08-29T12:59:11.275-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 12:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Pocatello, Idaho • Six boys sent to repent with a follower of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints were reunited with their parents earlier this month after Idaho dismissed their custody cases. State officials had removed the six boys and two others from the home of caretaker Nathan C. Jessop, who is expected to plead guilty to three misdemeanor counts of injury to a child. Five of the six boys who were returned to parents left state custody over the objections of an 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> 58348209@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:59:11 MDT Tire spikes end cops’ chase of booty-laden U-Haul truck http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58346658-78/truck-suspect-chase-police.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58346658-78/truck-suspect-chase-police.html.csp">Tire spikes end cops’ chase of booty-laden U-Haul truck</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="2014-08-28T11:59:55.262-06:00">Updated Aug 28, 2014 11:59AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A man driving a U-Haul box truck packed with stolen tires, wheel rims and other items eluded police in Murray and West Valley City before tire spikes brought the chase to an end early Thursday morning. Murray police had tried to pull the truck over about 4 a.m., but when the suspect accelerated his rig to 60 mph through residential areas they suspended pursuit. The truck was next spotted by a West Valley City officer moments later near 4800 W. 4100 South. He, too, gave chase and had to end the p...</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> 58346658@www.sltrib.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 11:59:55 MDT Murray grits through first round http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58336558-77/def-6-3-6-2-6-4.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58336558-77/def-6-3-6-2-6-4.html.csp">Murray grits through first round</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By RACHEL COHEN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-25T23:14:32.311-06:00">Updated Aug 25, 2014 11:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Spinning in 70 mph second serves, grabbing at his hamstring during points, Andy Murray gritted his way through head-to-toe cramps to win at the U.S. Open. Murray outlasted Robin Haase 6-3, 7-6 (6), 1-6, 7-5 in the first round Monday during an afternoon that was hot but not particularly humid. He was mystified that the cramps came on so early — at the start of the third set after only about an hour and a half on court. “When it starts to kind of go everywhere, you don’t know exactly wh...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583365582014-08-25T23:14:32.311-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-25T23:14:32.311-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58336558@www.sltrib.com Mon, 25 Aug 2014 23:14:32 MDT Others look to upset ‘Big 4’ at U.S. Open http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58332601-77/grand-open-slam-djokovic.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58332601-77/grand-open-slam-djokovic.html.csp">Others look to upset ‘Big 4’ at U.S. Open</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-24T22:46:01.898-06:00">Updated Aug 24, 2014 10:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Two 23-year-olds, Milos Raonic and Grigor Dimitrov, broke through to their first major semifinals at Wimbledon. Perhaps this year’s U.S. Open will be the tipping point for the rise of a new generation. But recent history suggests that if somebody other than the “Big 4” wins, a veteran may be more likely. “We didn’t have many young players who were able to challenge for top spots and win Grand Slam titles,” Wimbledon champ Novak Djokovic said. “So this is something that is happening no...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583326012014-08-24T22:46:01.898-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-24T22:46:01.898-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58332601@www.sltrib.com Sun, 24 Aug 2014 22:46:01 MDT The Cricket’s Daily 3: A whole day for Bill Murray http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58321224-66/bill-http-murray-news.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58321224-66/bill-http-murray-news.html.csp">The Cricket’s Daily 3: A whole day for Bill Murray</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SEan P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-22T09:06:43.728-06:00">Updated Aug 22, 2014 09:06AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Here’s what’s happening today in pop culture: • The Toronto International Film Festival is dedicating an entire day, Sept. 5, to Bill Murray. It’s very deserving, but let’s not forget the last time Bill got his own day — and it just kept happening over and over and over. [CTV News] • Emma Stone will be making her Broadway debut, taking over the role of Sally Bowles in “Cabaret” in November (after Michelle Williams leaves). [The Hollywood Reporter] • Today’s marathon of “The Simpsons” starts toda...</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> 58321224@www.sltrib.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 09:06:43 MDT Tennis: Roger Federer, Serena Williams reach semifinals in Ohio http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58301662-77/federer-semifinals-friday-ohio.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58301662-77/federer-semifinals-friday-ohio.html.csp">Tennis: Roger Federer, Serena Williams reach semifinals in Ohio</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-17T16:56:15.988-06:00">Updated Aug 17, 2014 04:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Tennis • Roger Federer beat Andy Murray 6-3, 7-5 on Friday night and advanced to the semifinals of the Western & Southern Open in Mason, Ohio. The Swiss star has won the Masters event an unprecedented five times already. He’ll face Canada’s Milos Raonic. Federer and Murray have won 11 matches apiece in their career series, with Federer also winning in the quarterfinals of the Australian Open this year. Serena Williams also reached the semifinals in a tournament she has never won, needing only ...</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> 58301662@www.sltrib.com Sun, 17 Aug 2014 16:56:15 MDT Reluctant Murray pays $141,666 UTOPIA tab, but is hardly sold http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58267513-78/utopia-murray-cities-eyre.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58267513-78/utopia-murray-cities-eyre.html.csp">Reluctant Murray pays $141,666 UTOPIA tab, but is hardly sold</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="2014-08-06T22:30:16.196-06:00">Updated Aug 6, 2014 10:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Murray • Mayor Ted Eyre has persuaded the City Council to buy him more time and bolster his credibility with a $141,666 payment to UTOPIA, the troubled high-speed Internet consortium that Murray backs along with 10 other Wasatch Front cities. Unlike other cities, Murray refused for two years to chip in on UTOPIA’s day-to-day operating expenses. The city has kept up with its $1.65 million yearly share of bond debt for the public fiber-optic grid, but its leaders make no secret of their dissatisfa...</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> 58267513@www.sltrib.com Wed, 06 Aug 2014 22:30:16 MDT Letter: Salvage what’s usable before throwing away http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58199093-82/salvage-beautiful-demolished-landfill.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58199093-82/salvage-beautiful-demolished-landfill.html.csp">Letter: Salvage what’s usable before throwing away</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T08:21:45.855-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 08:21AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A home was recently torn down near my home in Murray. When the original owner built the home in the 1950s, he had marble imported from Italy for all the window sills in the house. When the home was demolished, all of this marble was smashed and sent to the landfill. In addition, the house had beautiful doors of natural birch wood and beautiful hardwood floors, all of which went to the landfill. We all live on this planet together. All resources are not renewable, and we all take the consequen...</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> 58199093@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:21:45 MDT Nearly-electrocuted Murray man’s condition improves http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58207100-78/murray-condition-gaipher-monday.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58207100-78/murray-condition-gaipher-monday.html.csp">Nearly-electrocuted Murray man’s condition improves</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-21T16:50:56.319-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 04:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A 62-year-old man had been upgraded from critical to serious condition on Monday, two days after accidentally touching a 12,000-volt power line in the backyard of his Murray home. Deputy Murray Fire Marshal Pat Killian confirmed the man was improved and expected to survive the 7:30 p.m. Saturday near-electrocution at 5341 Allendale Drive (600 West). Clinton Gaipher reportedly touched the line with a metal pole while attempting to put anti-bird netting over his apple trees. The jolt knocked him ...</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> 58207100@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 16:50:56 MDT Power line nearly electrocutes Utah man http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58202083-78/murray-pole-power-huggard.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58202083-78/murray-pole-power-huggard.html.csp">Power line nearly electrocutes Utah man</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="2014-07-19T20:29:31.276-06:00">Updated Jul 19, 2014 08:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A pole touching a power line nearly electrocuted a man in Murray. The 62-year-old man was using a metal pole to put nets over his apple trees, to keep the birds out, when the pole touched a power line, said Murray Police Sgt. Jake Huggard. The shock knocked him off his short ladder and onto the ground about 7:30 p.m. The man had a pulse when firefighters arrived at the home, near 5300 S. Allendale Drive (600 West). An ambulance took him to Intermountain Medical Center in critical condition, Hugg...</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> 58202083@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Jul 2014 20:29:31 MDT Britton Johnsen: The ex-Ute who dunked over LeBron http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58182447-77/johnsen-nba-britton-bradley.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58182447-77/johnsen-nba-britton-bradley.html.csp">Britton Johnsen: The ex-Ute who dunked over LeBron</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kurt Kragthorpe</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-15T23:08:05.533-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 11:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">South Jordan • Britton Johnsen dunked over LeBron James. He was released by his all-time favorite coach just before boarding a flight to celebrate his NBA homecoming. And he’s continually mistaken for Shawn Bradley, who’s only eight inches taller. That’s probably enough material for a movie — not even including Johnsen’s basketball adventures in five other countries, his temporary employment that stemmed from one of the darkest days in NBA history or his work that’s far removed from a lavish NBA...</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> 58182447@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 23:08:05 MDT Gas leak reported in Murray http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58187538-78/dispatchers-gas-leak-murray.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58187538-78/dispatchers-gas-leak-murray.html.csp">Gas leak reported in Murray</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-16T09:03:01.681-06:00">Updated Jul 16, 2014 09:03AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Questar crews were responding to a natural gas leak in Murray at 1560 E. Three Village Road (5930 South), according to dispatchers. The leak, first reported at 2:48 p.m., after a car backing out of the complex hit a gas meter, dispatchers said. Evacuations were not being ordered, dispatchers said. The Tribune will update this story as more information becomes available.</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> 58187538@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Jul 2014 09:03:01 MDT Murray Energy accuses Illinois rival of double-cross http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58165410-79/murray-williamson-energy-coal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58165410-79/murray-williamson-energy-coal.html.csp">Murray Energy accuses Illinois rival of double-cross</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JIM SUHR</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-09T13:09:06.004-06:00">Updated Jul 9, 2014 01:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A leading U.S. coal company is suing a rival with which it shared confidential business plans during a deal that later fizzled, saying the competitor used the proprietary details to buy up land in southern Illinois to thwart the accuser’s expansion plans. Murray Energy Corp., a privately held Ohio-based company with operations in Utah, alleges in a lawsuit Saline County, Illinois, that Williamson Energy LLC breached terms of a confidentiality agreement in 2008 when Murray was trying to sell it o...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581654102014-07-09T13:09:06.004-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-09T13:09:06.004-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58165410@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Jul 2014 13:09:06 MDT Early morning blaze heavily damages Murray warehouse http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58160005-78/fire-warehouse-blaze-building.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58160005-78/fire-warehouse-blaze-building.html.csp">Early morning blaze heavily damages Murray warehouse</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="2014-07-08T19:45:49.798-06:00">Updated Jul 8, 2014 07:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Murray firefighters fought a stubborn early Tuesday morning blaze in a warehouse building near the Murray North TRAX light rail station. Crews found flames and smoke pouring from the structure at 4300 South and Fireclay Avenue when they arrived at the scene about 2:30 a.m. About an hour later, the flames had been snuffed, only to flare anew around 6 a.m. before once more being doused. No cause for the fire had been determined as of late Tuesday. Crews searched the inside of the roughly 5,000-sq...</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> 58160005@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Jul 2014 19:45:49 MDT Murray Fun Days’ appeal keeps pulling people back http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58149640-78/murray-parade-fun-kids.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58149640-78/murray-parade-fun-kids.html.csp">Murray Fun Days’ appeal keeps pulling people back</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Mike Gorrell</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-06T20:50:16.166-06:00">Updated Jul 6, 2014 08:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Murray • Even before Miss Murray McCall Gray recited the pledge of allegiance to begin a Fourth of July sunrise service Friday, Murray Park was abuzz with activity. People had staked out all the prime parade-viewing spots along the road that cuts through the picturesque park flanking a verdant stretch of Little Cottonwood Creek, majestic cottonwood trees providing sought-after shade on a hot morning. Other folks lined up in front of Pavilion 5, where the Murray Lions Club was cooking more than ...</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> 58149640@www.sltrib.com Sun, 06 Jul 2014 20:50:16 MDT Wimbledon: No repeat for reigning champ Andy Murray http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58144573-77/6-4-murray-6-2-7-6.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58144573-77/6-4-murray-6-2-7-6.html.csp">Wimbledon: No repeat for reigning champ Andy Murray</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Howard Fendrich</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-02T22:27:06.201-06:00">Updated Jul 2, 2014 10:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">London • The silence at Centre Court made abundantly clear that Andy Murray’s time as Wimbledon champion was coming to a close. Out of sorts from the start of his quarterfinal against up-and-coming Grigor Dimitrov on Wednesday, Murray — who in 2013 ended Britain’s 77-year wait for one of its own to win the men’s title at the All England Club — sailed an awkward backhand slice long to fall behind by a set and a break. The crowd of nearly 15,000, usually so vociferous in support of Murray, sat qui...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581445732014-07-02T22:27:06.201-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-02T22:27:06.201-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58144573@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Jul 2014 22:27:06 MDT