OREGON - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/OREGON News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Will: In Oregon, a doctor calls http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58232721-82/wehby-largest-oregon-percent.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58232721-82/wehby-largest-oregon-percent.html.csp">Will: In Oregon, a doctor calls</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By George F. Will</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T09:50:26.609-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 09:50AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">PORTLAND, Ore. • “Are you kidding?” This is Monica Wehby’s amiable response to people who wonder whether she will be able to bear the pressures of office if she wins her race as a Republican Senate candidate. For 17 of her 52 years she has been a pediatric neurosurgeon, holding in steady hands sharp steel and the fate of children’s brains. She probably can cope with the strains of legislative life. Today, her task is to persuade Oregonians to act on the cogent exhortation of her campaign’s bump...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58232721@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 09:50:26 MDT Stanford not slighted by 2nd-place Pac-12 pick http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58228211-77/pac-stanford-oregon-doesn.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58228211-77/pac-stanford-oregon-doesn.html.csp">Stanford not slighted by 2nd-place Pac-12 pick</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-26T23:28:58.882-06:00">Updated Jul 26, 2014 11:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • Stanford has played in four straight major bowl games and the past two Rose Bowls, building a resilient football power at an improbable place. The Cardinal’s reward for all that consistency this week? They were picked to finish second behind Oregon in the Pac-12 North Division yet again. Yet Stanford coach David Shaw doesn’t perceive any slight in the preseason conference media poll. He believes it’s a testament to the overall power of the Pac-12, which appears to be stacked with d...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582282112014-07-26T23:28:58.882-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-26T23:28:58.882-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58228211@www.sltrib.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 23:28:58 MDT Utah football analysis: Utes have earned respect, but not much interest http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58224329-77/utah-pac-utes-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58224329-77/utah-pac-utes-state.html.csp">Utah football analysis: Utes have earned respect, but not much interest</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Matthew Piper</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-26T23:28:24.845-06:00">Updated Jul 26, 2014 11:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Seven of 11 Pac-12 opponents would tell you, from experience, that Utah shouldn’t be taken lightly. If you deigned to ask, that is. Only USC, Oregon, Arizona State and Washington have not lost to the Utes since their inaugural Pac-12 season, when they won four of their final five conference games and were a three-point Colorado upset away from competing for the Pac-12 championship against BCS runner-up Oregon. All they needed was a stronger grip on those slippery leads. All they needed was some ...</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> 58224329@www.sltrib.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 23:28:24 MDT Pac-12 football: Mariota taking it easy, but getting degree http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58225053-77/pac-mariota-scott-stanford.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58225053-77/pac-mariota-scott-stanford.html.csp">Pac-12 football: Mariota taking it easy, but getting degree</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kyle Goon</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-26T22:04:20.449-06:00">Updated Jul 26, 2014 10:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">At the very start of Pac-12 media day, commissioner Larry Scott wanted to tell a story he felt would show just how important scholarships are. College athletics are working “exceedingly well,” Scott said. As an example, he showed a Pac-12 Network-produced profile of Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota on passing up a chance to go to the NFL to return to school and get his degree in general science. “We believe that encouraging our student-athletes to tackle challenging majors such as Marcus is in,...</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> 58225053@www.sltrib.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 22:04:20 MDT Pac-12 football: Conference boasts impressive QB roster http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58220073-77/mariota-pac-quarterbacks-conference.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58220073-77/mariota-pac-quarterbacks-conference.html.csp">Pac-12 football: Conference boasts impressive QB roster</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kyle Goon </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T11:10:09.017-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 11:10AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">If you ask Washington State QB Connor Halliday who the best Pac-12 quarterback is, he’s glad to tell you: It’s a tough call, but all-around, it’s got to be Oregon’s Marcus Mariota. Of course, if you ask Mariota, he’s just as likely to point at UCLA’s Brett Hundley, or Oregon State’s Sean Mannion. Maybe they’re just being polite. Maybe they all think of themselves the way Arizona State’s Taylor Kelly thinks of himself: “I see myself at the top, just like those other quarterbacks.” How would Kelly...</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> 58220073@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 11:10:09 MDT Pac-12 Media Days Live: Day Two http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58219861-77/pac-matthew-piper-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58219861-77/pac-matthew-piper-state.html.csp">Pac-12 Media Days Live: Day Two</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Matthew Piper and kyle goon</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-24T22:45:05.87-06:00">Updated Jul 24, 2014 10:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • Stay right here for updates Wednesday and Thursday from Tribune Utah beat writers Kyle Goon and Matthew Piper. MacIntyre, Riley weigh in on what Whittingham calls the “moving target” in the Pac-12 Colorado’s Mike MacIntyre and Oregon State’s Mike Riley agreed with Utah’s Kyle Whittingham that the Pac-12 isn’t getting any easier. MacIntyre said it’s a matter of solid quarterback play. Riley mused that it was because many of the conference’s coaches — Mike Leach, Todd Graham, Ric...</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> 58219861@www.sltrib.com Thu, 24 Jul 2014 22:45:05 MDT Pac-12 Media Days Live: Orchard dreams of playing offense, too http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58215115-89/pac-season-state-usc.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58215115-89/pac-season-state-usc.html.csp">Pac-12 Media Days Live: Orchard dreams of playing offense, too</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Matthew Piper and Kyle Goon</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-24T17:41:26.25-06:00">Updated Jul 24, 2014 05:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • Stay right here for updates Wednesday and Thursday from Tribune Utah beat writers Kyle Goon and Matthew Piper. Last season, Myles Jack sparked the imagination of college football fans by excelling as both a linebacker and running back. It sparked Nate Orchard’s imagination, too. The senior defensive lineman would love his crack at an offensive role, he told Pac-12 reporters. If only he could talk Kyle Whittingham into letting him play receiver. “I’d love to,” Orchard said. “Catc...</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> 58215115@www.sltrib.com Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:41:26 MDT Utah football: Burning questions for Pac-12 Media Days http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58211140-89/state-game-oregon-pac.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58211140-89/state-game-oregon-pac.html.csp">Utah football: Burning questions for Pac-12 Media Days</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Matthew Piper </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and Kyle Goon</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T21:59:43.393-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 09:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">We know other Pac-12 media will ask about Utah quarterback Travis Wilson on Wednesday in Los Angeles, but what do Ute fans hope to learn about the other teams in the Pac-12? The Tribune’s Utah beat writers, Kyle Goon and Matthew Piper, throw some pertinent questions out there for consideration. Arizona • How young will the Wildcats be? Rich Rodriguez said in the spring he expects a high-impact freshman class to fill needs at quarterback, running back, defensive back — really, a lot of places....</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> 58211140@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 21:59:43 MDT Howling winds push massive Washington fire http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58201210-68/fire-friday-homes-pateros.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58201210-68/fire-friday-homes-pateros.html.csp">Howling winds push massive Washington fire</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MANUEL VALDES</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-19T11:16:02.591-06:00">Updated Jul 19, 2014 11:16AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Winthrop, Wash. • Howling winds pushed a massive wildfire in north-central Washington in new directions Saturday. Officials said there are no reports of injuries and only one more home was destroyed overnight by the lightning-caused wildfire. The wildfire that has blackened more than 260 square miles in the scenic Methow Valley northeast of Seattle has calmed down near Pateros, where it destroyed about 100 homes Thursday and Friday, Okanogan County Sheriff Frank Rogers said. “It’s just starting ...</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> 58201210@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Jul 2014 11:16:02 MDT Hot, dry weather encouraging western wildfires http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58182492-68/fire-dry-burning-hupp.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58182492-68/fire-dry-burning-hupp.html.csp">Hot, dry weather encouraging western wildfires</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-14T14:55:48.236-06:00">Updated Jul 14, 2014 02:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Klamath Falls, Ore. • Firefighters have built a partial line around a fast-growing wildfire in southern Oregon that has destroyed structures and led to dozens of evacuations, fire spokeswoman Erica Hupp said Crews were assessing the fire near Sprague River on Monday morning. The last measurement estimated the blaze at about 4 1/2 square miles, said Hupp. The wildfire started around 2 p.m. PDT Sunday in timber and brush and has destroyed an undetermined number of homes and structures. Before sund...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581824922014-07-14T14:55:48.236-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-14T14:55:48.236-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58182492@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Jul 2014 14:55:48 MDT Oregon man impersonates sheriff’s deputy while on SUV test drive http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58160643-68/mcguire-baldridge-motorcyclist-deputy.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58160643-68/mcguire-baldridge-motorcyclist-deputy.html.csp">Oregon man impersonates sheriff’s deputy while on SUV test drive</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STEVEN DUBOIS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-08T08:37:02.381-06:00">Updated Jul 8, 2014 08:37AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Portland, Ore. • An Oregon man impersonated a sheriff’s deputy while taking an SUV for a test drive and pulled over a motorcyclist, authorities said. Anthony McGuire, 39, of Salem was arrested Saturday after the motorcyclist and two employees from the car lot sensed something was off and called real deputies, Sgt. Chris Baldridge of the Marion County Sheriff’s Office said Monday. Baldridge said McGuire visited Good Fellows Auto Sales three days in a row and told workers he was a sheriff’s deputy...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581606432014-07-08T08:37:02.381-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-08T08:37:02.381-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58160643@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Jul 2014 08:37:02 MDT Suit: Logging threatens wandering wolf’s den, pups http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58091625-68/oregon-wolf-forest-timber.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58091625-68/oregon-wolf-forest-timber.html.csp">Suit: Logging threatens wandering wolf’s den, pups</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JEFF BARNARD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-19T22:02:35.789-06:00">Updated Jun 19, 2014 10:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Grants Pass, Ore. • A conservation group is challenging a national forest timber sale because it may be too close to the den where Oregon’s famous wandering wolf, OR-7, is raising pups. Oregon Wild filed the lawsuit Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Medford against the U.S. Forest Service over the Bybee timber sale on the Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest in the Cascade Range of southwestern Oregon. It asks a judge to order a closer examination of the harm logging may do not only to potent...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580916252014-06-19T22:02:35.789-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-19T22:02:35.789-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58091625@www.sltrib.com Thu, 19 Jun 2014 22:02:35 MDT Pac-12: Oregon's Mariota, UCLA's Hundley, six other QBs in spotlight http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58079640-89/arizona-oregon-pac-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58079640-89/arizona-oregon-pac-state.html.csp">Pac-12: Oregon's Mariota, UCLA's Hundley, six other QBs in spotlight</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="2014-06-17T13:07:02.817-06:00">Updated Jun 17, 2014 01:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Pac-12 once again is the Conference of Quarterbacks. I'll always remember covering the league's Football Media Day in Los Angeles in July 2011, looking around the courtyard and seeing the likes of Arizona's Nick Foles, Arizona State's Brock Osweiler, Stanford's Andrew Luck and USC's Matt Barkley. The overall talent level at the position may not be as great in 2014 as it was then, but there's no question that QB is the marquee position in the Pac-12. Eight schools have chosen quarterbacks as ...</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> 58079640@www.sltrib.com Tue, 17 Jun 2014 13:07:02 MDT Cops: S. Ogden pharmacy bandits also linked to Idaho, Oregon holdups http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58078331-78/idaho-christensen-falls-pharmacy.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58078331-78/idaho-christensen-falls-pharmacy.html.csp">Cops: S. Ogden pharmacy bandits also linked to Idaho, Oregon holdups</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="2014-06-17T21:09:20.869-06:00">Updated Jun 17, 2014 09:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Police say the arrests of three men ended a spree of pharmacy robberies in northern Utah, southern Idaho and eastern Oregon — and also may have led to the suicide of one of them. South Ogden Lt. Dwight Ruth said that on April 30, three armed men robbed the city’s Walgreens Pharmacy at 255 36th Street and made off with an undisclosed amount of oxycontin. Investigators subsequently identified one of the suspects as 23-year-old Mitchel Christensen of Buhl, Idaho. “South Ogden investigators gathere...</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> 58078331@www.sltrib.com Tue, 17 Jun 2014 21:09:20 MDT NCAA track & field: Fleet, Allen push Oregon men to team title http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58069207-77/won-fleet-oregon-title.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58069207-77/won-fleet-oregon-title.html.csp">NCAA track & field: Fleet, Allen push Oregon men to team title</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ANNE M. PETERSON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-14T22:34:04.08-06:00">Updated Jun 14, 2014 10:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Eugene, Ore. • Oregon senior Mac Fleet leaned at the finish line in the 1,500 meters, just to ensure he defended his NCAA title. Arizona’s Lawi Lalang was right on his heels. “I could see Lawi’s hands right here — he’s got that big arm swing — all the way to the end,” Fleet said, gesturing over his shoulder. Fleet’s victory Saturday at the NCAA track and field championships denied Lalang a ninth national title in his final college race. Fleet pulled ahead down the stretch and bore down for the ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580692072014-06-14T22:34:04.08-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-14T22:34:04.08-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58069207@www.sltrib.com Sat, 14 Jun 2014 22:34:04 MDT Missing Utah man located, safe in Washington state http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58069499-78/missing-state-located-safe.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58069499-78/missing-state-located-safe.html.csp">Missing Utah man located, safe in Washington state</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-14T20:22:01.849-06:00">Updated Jun 14, 2014 08:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Portland, Ore. • Oregon State Police say a man reported missing in Utah by his mother who was worried because he wasn’t taking medications has been located at a relative’s home in Washington state and is safe. He was identified as 35-year-old Larry Hutcherson of West Jordan. He was reported missing Wednesday, and concern arose the next day when a large amount of his belongings was found at an Interstate 84 rest stop in Eastern Oregon.</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> 58069499@www.sltrib.com Sat, 14 Jun 2014 20:22:01 MDT Oregon hopes to be first state to map GMO fields http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58068353-68/crops-mapping-oregon-gmo.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58068353-68/crops-mapping-oregon-gmo.html.csp">Oregon hopes to be first state to map GMO fields</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By GOSIA WOZNIACKA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-14T11:19:03.244-06:00">Updated Jun 14, 2014 11:19AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Portland, Ore. • Before residents in southern Oregon overwhelmingly voted to ban genetically modified crops last month, farmers negotiated for months with a biotech company that grows engineered sugar beets near their fields. Their goal was to set up a system to peacefully coexist, an online mapping database of fields to help growers minimize cross-pollination between engineered and non-engineered crops. But the effort between farmers and Swiss company Syngenta failed, leading to the ban. Last O...</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> 58068353@www.sltrib.com Sat, 14 Jun 2014 11:19:03 MDT NCAA track and field: Utah State’s Hawkins ninth in heptathlon http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58067106-77/lalang-hawkins-season-field.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58067106-77/lalang-hawkins-season-field.html.csp">NCAA track and field: Utah State’s Hawkins ninth in heptathlon</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Combined news services</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-13T23:20:18.941-06:00">Updated Jun 13, 2014 11:20PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Eugene, Ore. • Utah State’s Chari Hawkins placed ninth in the heptathlon at the NCAA track and field championships on Friday, earning All-America honors for the second straight year. Hawkins, a junior from Rexburg, Idaho, finished with a season-best 5,552 points. She began the final day of heptathlon competition by tying for eighth place in the long jump (18 feet, 7.25 inches), before finishing 13th in the javelin throw (127-8) and the 800 meters (2 minutes, 24.13 seconds). Georgia freshman Kend...</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> 58067106@www.sltrib.com Fri, 13 Jun 2014 23:20:18 MDT Police in Oregon on lookout for missing Utah man http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58062301-78/amp-police-oregon-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58062301-78/amp-police-oregon-utah.html.csp">Police in Oregon on lookout for missing Utah man</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-12T17:27:19.456-06:00">Updated Jun 12, 2014 05:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Portland, Ore. • Oregon State Police say officers at an eastern Oregon rest stop have found the belongings of a missing Utah man who hasn’t been taking his medications and could be a threat to himself or others. The police said Thursday he is 35-year-old Larry Hutcherson of West Jordan. In a statement, the police said Hutcherson called his mother Tuesday and said he didn’t know where he was. He’s reported in a green 2000 Ford Windstar van displaying Utah license Y420VF, and it may be westbound. ...</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> 58062301@www.sltrib.com Thu, 12 Jun 2014 17:27:19 MDT Photos of the day June 10, 2014 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58052031-68/2014-ap-associated-associatedpress.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58052031-68/2014-ap-associated-associatedpress.html.csp">Photos of the day June 10, 2014</a></h4> The Associated Press <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-10T15:23:01.671-06:00">Updated Jun 10, 2014 03:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A collection of some of the day's best photos, from around the world.</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580520312014-06-10T15:23:01.671-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-10T15:23:01.671-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58052031@www.sltrib.com Tue, 10 Jun 2014 15:23:01 MDT