NEVADA - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/NEVADA News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) First bills to bring Tesla to Nevada sail through http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58402102-79/tesla-nevada-state-million.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58402102-79/tesla-nevada-state-million.html.csp">First bills to bring Tesla to Nevada sail through</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SCOTT SONNER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-11T18:12:48.825-06:00">Updated Sep 11, 2014 06:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Carson City, Nev. • The first two bills designed to seal a deal to bring Tesla Motors’ $5 billion battery factory to Nevada sailed through the Assembly unanimously Thursday as one lawmaker called the project the biggest thing to hit the state since the Hoover Dam. Lawmakers were optimistic the entire package worth up to $1.3 billion in tax credits and other incentives would clear both of the chambers controlled by Democrats and land on Republican Gov. Brian Sandoval’s desk late Thursday or Frida...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584021022014-09-11T18:12:48.825-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-11T18:12:48.825-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58402102@www.sltrib.com Thu, 11 Sep 2014 18:12:48 MDT Critics protest as lawmakers mull Tesla tax breaks http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58399752-79/nevada-lawmakers-package-tax.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58399752-79/nevada-lawmakers-package-tax.html.csp">Critics protest as lawmakers mull Tesla tax breaks</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SCOTT SONNER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-10T18:35:02.262-06:00">Updated Sep 10, 2014 06:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Carson City, Nev. • Critics argued Nevada lawmakers were gambling with taxpayers’ money as they began negotiating in a special session Wednesday over whether to approve an unprecedented package of up to $1.3 billion in incentives aimed at bringing Tesla Motors’ $5 billion battery factory to the state. Gov. Brian Sandoval urged legislators in the two Democrat-controlled houses to seize an “extraordinary opportunity” to land the electric car-maker’s “gigafactory” and tens of thousands of jobs he s...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583997522014-09-10T18:35:02.262-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-10T18:35:02.262-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58399752@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Sep 2014 18:35:02 MDT Nevada lawmakers considering $1.3B Tesla package http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58398235-79/nevada-sandoval-tesla-billion.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58398235-79/nevada-sandoval-tesla-billion.html.csp">Nevada lawmakers considering $1.3B Tesla package</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SCOTT SONNER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-10T12:22:07.83-06:00">Updated Sep 10, 2014 12:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Reno • Gov. Brian Sandoval has ordered the Nevada Legislature into a special session to consider $1.3 billion in tax breaks and other incentives for electric car-maker Tesla Motors as part of “an extraordinary opportunity” to seal the deal for its $5 billion battery factory and tens of thousands of jobs he says are needed to recover from the worst economic crisis in state history. Majority Democrats in the Senate and Assembly intended to open the session Wednesday to begin work on the package th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583982352014-09-10T12:22:07.83-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-10T12:22:07.83-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58398235@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Sep 2014 12:22:07 MDT Lawmakers poised to review $1.3B Tesla package http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58395198-79/tesla-nevada-governor-lawmakers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58395198-79/tesla-nevada-governor-lawmakers.html.csp">Lawmakers poised to review $1.3B Tesla package</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SCOTT SONNER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-09T19:04:02.369-06:00">Updated Sep 9, 2014 07:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Reno • Gov. Brian Sandoval was poised to call state lawmakers into a special session Wednesday to consider an extraordinary package of tax breaks and incentives worth up to $1.3 billion to seal a deal with Tesla Motors Inc. to build a $5 billion factory in Nevada to make batteries for electric cars. Sandoval told legislative leaders and others last week that the plant and its 6,500 workers would generate more than 20,000 construction and other related jobs and up to $100 billion for Nevada’s eco...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583951982014-09-09T19:04:02.369-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-09T19:04:02.369-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58395198@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Sep 2014 19:04:02 MDT Utah forecast: Storms close Zion, inundate roads, I-15 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58392330-78/tuesday-utah-weather-http.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58392330-78/tuesday-utah-weather-http.html.csp">Utah forecast: Storms close Zion, inundate roads, I-15</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="2014-09-09T22:42:07.528-06:00">Updated Sep 9, 2014 10:42PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Heavy rains made an unwelcome encore Tuesday, with especially heavy showers closing a stretch of Interstate 15 between St. George and Las Vegas, and temporarily closing the popular southwestern Utah tourist mecca of Zion National Park. Utah, Arizona and Nevada transportation officials said flooding and debris had initially forced closure of I-15 from the Southern Parkway Exit in St. George running southwest through the Arizona Strip and into Nevada. As of Tuesday, the Utah Department of Transp...</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> 58392330@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Sep 2014 22:42:07 MDT Hawaii, Idaho, Nevada gay marriage laws in court http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58388224-68/court-marriage-gay-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58388224-68/court-marriage-gay-state.html.csp">Hawaii, Idaho, Nevada gay marriage laws in court</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PAUL ELIAS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-08T10:16:40.435-06:00">Updated Sep 8, 2014 10:16AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">San Francisco • For the first time since it declared California’s gay marriage ban unconstitutional, the federal appeals court in San Francisco is readying to hear arguments over same-sex weddings in a political and legal climate that’s vastly different than when it overturned Proposition 8 in 2012. State and federal court judges have been striking down bans in more than a dozen states at a rapid rate since a landmark U.S. Supreme Court ruling last year. Now, three judges on the 9th U.S. Circuit...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583882242014-09-08T10:16:40.435-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-08T10:16:40.435-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58388224@www.sltrib.com Mon, 08 Sep 2014 10:16:40 MDT At a glance: Idaho, Nevada, Hawaii gay marriage http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58388200-68/marriage-gay-hawaii-ban.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58388200-68/marriage-gay-hawaii-ban.html.csp">At a glance: Idaho, Nevada, Hawaii gay marriage</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">By The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-08T07:57:02.588-06:00">Updated Sep 8, 2014 07:57AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">San Francisco • Judges have been striking down gay marriage bans at a rapid rate since a landmark U.S. Supreme Court ruling last year invalidated the core of a federal law that defined marriage as only between a man and a woman for determining federal benefits. Three more state bans are at issue Monday when the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals considers the marriage laws of Idaho, Nevada and Hawaii. A total of 19 states — including Hawaii — and Washington D.C. now allow gay marriages. Here are ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583882002014-09-08T07:57:02.588-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-08T07:57:02.588-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58388200@www.sltrib.com Mon, 08 Sep 2014 07:57:02 MDT Idaho, Nevada, Hawaii gay marriage cases in court http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58385006-68/court-marriage-gay-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58385006-68/court-marriage-gay-state.html.csp">Idaho, Nevada, Hawaii gay marriage cases in court</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PAUL ELIAS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-07T10:14:17.587-06:00">Updated Sep 7, 2014 10:14AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">San Francisco • The federal appeals court in San Francisco has already issued two significant gay rights rulings: In 2012, it struck down California’s same-sex wedding ban and this year it extended protections against discrimination to gay and lesbians. Now, three judges on the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals — all appointed by Democrats and two of whom joined in the civil rights ruling this year — are set to hear arguments Monday on gay marriage bans in Idaho, Nevada and Hawaii. The hearings ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583850062014-09-07T10:14:17.587-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-07T10:14:17.587-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58385006@www.sltrib.com Sun, 07 Sep 2014 10:14:17 MDT Nevada lawmakers prepare to scrutinize Tesla deal http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58379451-79/nevada-tesla-deal-incentives.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58379451-79/nevada-tesla-deal-incentives.html.csp">Nevada lawmakers prepare to scrutinize Tesla deal</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARTIN GRIFFITH and MICHELLE RINDELS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-05T16:18:02.043-06:00">Updated Sep 5, 2014 04:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Reno • Nevada Assembly Speaker Marilyn Kirkpatrick says it’s too early to say whether a huge package of tax breaks and incentives needed to land Tesla Motors Inc.’s lithium battery factory will have smooth sailing at a special legislative session next week. The Las Vegas Democrat said Friday she and her colleagues need to scrutinize details of the legislation before voting on the incentives that could total $1.3 billion in costs over 20 years. The deal has prompted concerns from both conservativ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583794512014-09-05T16:18:02.043-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-05T16:18:02.043-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58379451@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Sep 2014 16:18:02 MDT Tesla CEO: “Nevada is it;” $1.3B package offered http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58377931-79/nevada-jobs-musk-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58377931-79/nevada-jobs-musk-state.html.csp">Tesla CEO: “Nevada is it;” $1.3B package offered</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SCOTT SONNER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-05T11:37:09.456-06:00">Updated Sep 5, 2014 11:37AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Reno • The Biggest Little City in the World is about to get a new neighbor: the biggest lithium battery factory in the world that Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval asserted will create more than 22,000 new jobs and pump $100 billion into the state’s economy over the next 20 years. Tesla Motors Inc. CEO Elon Musk declared the Silver State the winner Thursday of a high-stakes battle with California and three other states for the $5 billion “gigafactory” he says they need — and need fast — to mass produce...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583779312014-09-05T11:37:09.456-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-05T11:37:09.456-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58377931@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Sep 2014 11:37:09 MDT Pac-12: Washington State should bounce back at Nevada http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58377653-89/nevada-state-washington-defense.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58377653-89/nevada-state-washington-defense.html.csp">Pac-12: Washington State should bounce back at Nevada</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-05T08:03:02.366-06:00">Updated Sep 5, 2014 08:03AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington State will try to finish stronger and play better defense Friday at Nevada in an 8:30 p.m. MDT kickoff, televised by ESPN. The Cougars blew a fourth-quarter lead in last week's 41-38 loss to Rutgers at Seattle, even while quarterback Connor Halliday passed for 532 yards. Nevada opened the season with a 28-19 victory over Southern Utah, although that score is somewhat deceiving. SUU scored two fourth-quarter touchdowns. Nevada posted 547 total yards, spit almost evenly between rushing ...</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> 58377653@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Sep 2014 08:03:02 MDT Plant gets Tesla closer to electric car for masses http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58375517-68/tesla-nevada-electric-factory.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58375517-68/tesla-nevada-electric-factory.html.csp">Plant gets Tesla closer to electric car for masses</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JUSTIN PRITCHARD</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and SCOTT SONNER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-04T18:02:50.869-06:00">Updated Sep 4, 2014 06:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Reno, Nev. • To bring electric cars to the masses, Tesla Motors will transform an expanse of desert where pioneers passed on their way to the California Gold Rush and wild mustangs still roam the hillside. This time, the rush will be in Nevada, which Tesla chose over four other states as the site for a $5 billion factory that the carmaker projects will crank out enough high-tech car batteries to power 500,000 vehicles annually by decade’s end. A state synonymous with gambling hit the jobs jackp...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583755172014-09-04T18:02:50.869-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-04T18:02:50.869-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58375517@www.sltrib.com Thu, 04 Sep 2014 18:02:50 MDT Nevada plant gets Tesla closer to electric car for masses http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58373430-79/tesla-nevada-electric-factory.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58373430-79/tesla-nevada-electric-factory.html.csp">Nevada plant gets Tesla closer to electric car for masses</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JUSTIN PRITCHARD and SCOTT SONNER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-04T11:59:58.042-06:00">Updated Sep 4, 2014 11:59AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Reno • To bring electric cars to the masses, Tesla Motors will transform an expanse of desert where pioneers passed on their way to the California Gold Rush and wild mustangs still roam the hillside. This time, the rush will be in Nevada, which Tesla chose over four other states as the site for a $5 billion factory that the carmaker projects will crank out enough high-tech car batteries to power 500,000 vehicles annually by decade’s end. Nevada’s elected leaders still must deliver on the economi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583734302014-09-04T11:59:58.042-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-04T11:59:58.042-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58373430@www.sltrib.com Thu, 04 Sep 2014 11:59:58 MDT Letter: SUU caves in on Reid honor http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58358796-82/reid-suu-utah-harry.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58358796-82/reid-suu-utah-harry.html.csp">Letter: SUU caves in on Reid honor</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-03T16:41:25.891-06:00">Updated Sep 3, 2014 04:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">It is another sad commentary on de facto one-party rule in Utah that Southern Utah University has decided to remove Senator Harry Reid’s name from a building named in his honor. (“SUU drops Harry Reid’s name from building after protests,” August 29.) Sen. Reid is undeniably one of the most distinguished alumni ever to attend SUU, achieving the highest elected national office reached, not only by any of his fellow alumni, but by any member of his religious faith. By acquiescing to these politica...</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> 58358796@www.sltrib.com Wed, 03 Sep 2014 16:41:25 MDT AP source: Tesla selects Nevada for battery plant http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58370079-79/nevada-tesla-announcement-battery.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58370079-79/nevada-tesla-announcement-battery.html.csp">AP source: Tesla selects Nevada for battery plant</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JUSTIN PRITCHARD and SCOTT SONNER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-03T15:36:24.271-06:00">Updated Sep 3, 2014 03:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Reno, Nev. • Tesla Motors has selected Nevada for a massive, $5 billion factory that it will build to pump out batteries for a new generation of electric cars. A person with familiar with Tesla’s plans said Wednesday that Nevada beat out four other states which were vying for the project. The person, who spoke on condition of anonymity because no official announcement has been made, said work soon will resume on a site outside Reno. Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval’s office said only that the governor...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583700792014-09-03T15:36:24.271-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-03T15:36:24.271-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58370079@www.sltrib.com Wed, 03 Sep 2014 15:36:24 MDT SUU drops Harry Reid’s name from building after protests http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58351853-90/reid-center-wyatt-harry.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58351853-90/reid-center-wyatt-harry.html.csp">SUU drops Harry Reid’s name from building after protests</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tracie Sullivan</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Spectrum</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T23:28:48.465-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 11:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cedar City • U.S. Sen. Harry Reid is no longer a part of the Southern Utah University Outdoor Engagement Center. SUU President Scott Wyatt decided to make some changes that called for the Nevada Democrat’s name to be removed from the building. Several months ago, some concerned citizens met with Wyatt, calling for the removal of Reid’s name from the center. After taking the summer to consider the citizens’ request and spending time talking with the administrators at the Outdoor Engagement Cente...</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> 58351853@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 23:28:48 MDT College football: Cody Fajardo leads Nevada to win over Southern Utah http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58357651-77/yards-fajardo-nevada-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58357651-77/yards-fajardo-nevada-utah.html.csp">College football: Cody Fajardo leads Nevada to win over Southern Utah</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-30T23:44:12.945-06:00">Updated Aug 30, 2014 11:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Reno, Nev. • Cody Fajardo threw for 303 yards and a touchdown and ran for another score to lead Nevada to a 28-19 win over Southern Utah in the season opener Saturday. The only FBS player with over 7,000 passing yards and 2,000 rushing yards, Fajardo finished with 371 yards, giving him 9,968 total career yards. He completed 30 of 41 passes and ran for 68 yards. Jerico Richardson caught 13 passes for 177 yards for Nevada. Don Jackson rushed for 110 yards and one score. The Wolf Pack led 7-0 at t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583576512014-08-30T23:44:12.945-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-30T23:44:12.945-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58357651@www.sltrib.com Sat, 30 Aug 2014 23:44:12 MDT Suspect in Utah murders appeals Nevada convictions http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58356569-78/mcfarland-kidnapping-car-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58356569-78/mcfarland-kidnapping-car-utah.html.csp">Suspect in Utah murders appeals Nevada convictions</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-30T21:02:09.211-06:00">Updated Aug 30, 2014 09:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Elko, Nev. • A Utah man facing murder charges in the 2011 shooting deaths of an elderly Utah couple in a two-state crime spree that already has him serving up to 56 years in a Nevada prison is appealing his conviction for kidnapping during a botched carjacking at a West Wendover casino. Utah prosecutors filed murder charges against Logan McFarland, 26, in Sanpete County in May after he was sent to the Ely State Prison for six felonies including kidnapping, robbery and car theft. The Elko Daily ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583565692014-08-30T21:02:09.211-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-30T21:02:09.211-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58356569@www.sltrib.com Sat, 30 Aug 2014 21:02:09 MDT SUU football • Southern Utah looks for repeat upset in opener against Nevada http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58352270-77/lamb-nevada-season-southern.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58352270-77/lamb-nevada-season-southern.html.csp">SUU football • Southern Utah looks for repeat upset in opener against Nevada</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T23:28:56.295-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 11:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Reno • Southern Utah opened last season with an upset victory and used it as a springboard to the Thunderbirds’ first-ever playoff berth. Can SUU do it again? On Saturday, Southern Utah begins a new season at Nevada. Kickoff is 1 p.m. MDT. In their opener a year ago, the Thunderbirds rallied for a 22-21 victory at South Alabama. SUU eventually finished 8-4 in the regular season and secured an at-large bid to the Football Championship Subdivision playoffs. According to coach Ed Lamb, the Thunder...</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> 58352270@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 23:28:56 MDT Hedge fund owner looking for his money in Nevada http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58294086-79/argentina-nml-singer-ferenbach.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58294086-79/argentina-nml-singer-ferenbach.html.csp">Hedge fund owner looking for his money in Nevada</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sophia Pearson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bloomberg News</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-13T17:04:02.214-06:00">Updated Aug 13, 2014 05:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Billionaire Paul Singer, the hedge fund founder seeking to collect on more than $1.5 billion in judgments over Argentina’s defaulted bonds, may search the deserts of Nevada for some of that money, a judge has ruled. Singer asked a federal court in Las Vegas in April to order 123 companies in Nevada to turn over information about assets belonging to Argentine businessman Lazaro Baez, who is accused in that country of embezzling $65 million from government contracts. U.S. Magistrate Judge Cam Fere...</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> 58294086@www.sltrib.com Wed, 13 Aug 2014 17:04:02 MDT