PETERSEN - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/PETERSEN News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Vigil held for Idaho pastor jailed in Iran http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58462324-68/meridian-abedini-iran-held.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58462324-68/meridian-abedini-iran-held.html.csp">Vigil held for Idaho pastor jailed in Iran</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-27T15:46:01.548-06:00">Updated Sep 27, 2014 03:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Meridian, Idaho • More than 100 people gathered for a vigil at the Meridian City Hall Ampitheater to pray for the safe return of a Boise pastor jailed in Iran for preaching Christianity. The Meridian vigil was one of hundreds held around the world on Friday for Saeed Abedini, The Press-Tribune reported. Abedini had strong ties to the community of Meridian, Meridian Mayor Tammy de Weerd said. The father of his wife owns a business in Meridian. “I am so honored to be here tonight for this event. ....</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58462324@www.sltrib.com Sat, 27 Sep 2014 15:46:01 MDT Pac-12 football preview: Chris Petersen takes center stage in Seattle http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58314696-89/pac-petersen-chris-state.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58314696-89/pac-petersen-chris-state.html.csp">Pac-12 football preview: Chris Petersen takes center stage in Seattle</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="2014-08-27T09:34:02.281-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 09:34AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">He makes no bones about it: Chris Petersen doesn’t love the spotlight. He doesn’t love talking to media about whether he’ll run a trick play, or who his quarterback will be. In late July, a relatively chipper Petersen joked that outside of trips to Paramount Studios for conference media days, he’s actually more anonymous on the streets of Seattle than he was in Boise, and he’s been thankful for that. Enjoy it while it lasts, Chris. Washington managed to replace Steve Sarkisian with one of the mo...</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> 58314696@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 09:34:02 MDT Mountain West Conference: Broncos hope for a new era of success http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58317445-77/state-broncos-boise-harsin.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58317445-77/state-broncos-boise-harsin.html.csp">Mountain West Conference: Broncos hope for a new era of success</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lya Wodraska</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-23T23:04:37.67-06:00">Updated Aug 23, 2014 11:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">While many predict all the turmoil and controversy in collegiate athletics marks the beginning of a new era, it appears the Boise State Broncos are ready to blaze a new trail right now. The Broncos, who went 8-5 in 2013 — suffering more than four losses in a season for the first time since 1998 — seem poised for a fresh start in 2014. The Broncos have a new coach in Bryan Harsin, who has the difficult task of succeeding Chris Petersen. Petersen built the Broncos into one of college football’s bi...</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> 58317445@www.sltrib.com Sat, 23 Aug 2014 23:04:37 MDT Monson: Utah football finds inspiration from one of its own http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58288873-89/football-petersen-monson-playing.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58288873-89/football-petersen-monson-playing.html.csp">Monson: Utah football finds inspiration from one of its own</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Gordon Monson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Tribune Columnist</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T23:12:57.397-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 11:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">By convention, Kenneth Ryan Petersen had no business being on the field at Rice-Eccles Stadium during the Utes’ scrimmage on Tuesday morning. The dual major — a senior studying biology and chemistry — should have been in a white lab coat somewhere on campus, calculating equations in his brain and pouring frothing liquid from one beaker into another. Instead, there he was, running routes and playing special teams. His story is cool. Very cool. “I’m super-fortunate to be out here,” he said. “I me...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58288873@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 23:12:57 MDT Magna condo blaze destroys 2 units, damages 4 more http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58287744-78/units-fire-petersen-west.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58287744-78/units-fire-petersen-west.html.csp">Magna condo blaze destroys 2 units, damages 4 more</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="2014-08-14T22:05:58.15-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 10:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A three-alarm fire that displaced families living in 18 units of a Magna condominium complex has been blamed on embers from an apparently untended barbecue grill. Unified Fire Capt. Fitzgerald Petersen said the fire began at 6:52 p.m. Monday on the deck of a third-floor, west unit of the Copper Tree Condos, near 8000 West and 3400 South. Flames quickly spread to an adjoining unit. Two units were destroyed and four others, below, sustained significant water and smoke damage. A damage estimate wa...</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> 58287744@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 22:05:58 MDT Magna condo fire kills pet, displaces residents http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58286209-78/fire-residents-condo-magna.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58286209-78/fire-residents-condo-magna.html.csp">Magna condo fire kills pet, displaces residents</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="2014-08-11T21:28:34.186-06:00">Updated Aug 11, 2014 09:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A fire in a Magna condo complex has killed one pet and forced several occupants to flee. The fire broke out about 6:50 p.m. Monday in a barbecue a family was using at the Copper Tree Condos, 8046 W. 3405 South. Residents left the building without injury, but one dog died in the fire, said Unified Fire Authority Capt. Fitzgerald Petersen. One second-floor condo was completely destroyed, another was severely damaged, and four lower units sustained smoke and water damage. Residents of all six unit...</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> 58286209@www.sltrib.com Mon, 11 Aug 2014 21:28:34 MDT Utah football notes: WR Ryan Petersen goes from MUSS game MVP to walk-on (video) http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58284648-59/whittingham-defensive-tackle-football.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58284648-59/whittingham-defensive-tackle-football.html.csp">Utah football notes: WR Ryan Petersen goes from MUSS game MVP to walk-on (video)</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="2014-08-11T16:01:29.253-06:00">Updated Aug 11, 2014 04:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Recruiting is Job 1, as they like to say, and Utah’s coaches travel from coast to coast in search of the best available athletes. Most times. In wide receiver Ryan Petersen’s case, they didn’t have to leave the stadium. Petersen was named the MVP in the last two MUSS flag-football games, held before the Red-White spring game at Rice-Eccles, so Kyle Whittingham asked him to work out and lift with the team this summer. The Twin Falls native took him up on it, and now he’s one of 19 new walk-ons on...</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> 58284648@www.sltrib.com Mon, 11 Aug 2014 16:01:29 MDT Craft Lake City sews up DIY businesses, one table at a time http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58246718-223/craft-lake-festival-business.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58246718-223/craft-lake-festival-business.html.csp">Craft Lake City sews up DIY businesses, one table at a time</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Ellen Fagg Weist</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-09T12:15:28.714-06:00">Updated Aug 9, 2014 12:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Before Susan Petersen promoted her Freshly Picked baby shoes on ABC’s “Shark Tank,” before she sold her soft-soled moccasins to the Kardashian clan, before all of that, Utah customers bought them at the Craft Lake City DIY Festival. At the first Craft Lake City in 2009, Petersen sold moccasins she had made from leather scraps. She was prompted to sew her own because she couldn’t find shoes that would stay on her baby son’s feet. She also couldn’t find baby shoes in the colors she wanted. Back 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> 58246718@www.sltrib.com Sat, 09 Aug 2014 12:15:28 MDT