PLEASANT - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/PLEASANT News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Questions linger in Megan Huntsman investigation http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57826827-200/huntsman-infants-police-west.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57826827-200/huntsman-infants-police-west.html.csp">Questions linger in Megan Huntsman investigation</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="2014-04-16T22:35:31.893-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 10:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Questions continue to swirl around Megan Huntsman’s dark and disturbing case, including how people — including her husband — apparently were unaware she was giving birth to children almost every year for a decade, then allegedly killing them and hiding their bodies in her Pleasant Grove home. Huntsman’s estranged husband found the body of a dead infant in the garage Saturday. Police discovered six more, all tucked into cardboard boxes. Huntsman, 39, subsequently admitted to suffocating or stran...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 57826827@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:35:31 MDT Police: Utah mother admits killing 6 newborns http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57817242-78/huntsman-police-west-babies.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57817242-78/huntsman-police-west-babies.html.csp">Police: Utah mother admits killing 6 newborns</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall, jim dalrymple II and jessica miller</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-15T07:22:46.244-06:00">Updated Apr 15, 2014 07:22AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • Darren Brad West was clearing out a garage Saturday when he found a plastic bag in a cardboard box, tucked inside a cabinet along with six others like it. He looked inside and discovered a dark secret his estranged wife allegedly has been hiding for years — one that would shock and horrify neighbors and investigators alike. Before she moved out of their Pleasant Grove home, Megan Huntsman allegedly strangled or suffocated six babies immediately after giving birth to them, then placed 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> 57817242@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Apr 2014 07:22:46 MDT Highway 89 closed in Pleasant Grove by semi crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57802887-78/highway-closed-pleasant-power.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57802887-78/highway-closed-pleasant-power.html.csp">Highway 89 closed in Pleasant Grove by semi crash</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="2014-04-11T11:21:52.572-06:00">Updated Apr 11, 2014 11:21AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A stretch of Highway 89 in Weber County was closed Thursday afternoon after a semi-trailer rig crashed, taking down a power line. Utah Department of Transportation spokesman Vic Saunders said the 1 p.m. accident forced closure of both northbound and southbound lanes in the area of 3900 South in Pleasant View. Traffic was diverted to alternative routes until the wreckage was cleared and the power line restored. The road reopened about 5:30 p.m. There was no immediate estimate for when the high...</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> 57802887@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Apr 2014 11:21:52 MDT 5A boys’ basketball: Pleasant Grove going for rare title http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57648715-190/court-grove-pleasant-free.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57648715-190/court-grove-pleasant-free.html.csp">5A boys’ basketball: Pleasant Grove going for rare title</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jon Clifford</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-07T23:17:29.587-06:00">Updated Mar 7, 2014 11:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Riley Court’s free throws repeatedly hit nothing but net, but it wasn’t until his body hit the Huntsman Center floor that Pleasant Grove could celebrate. The junior guard made 7 of 8 free throws in the final 2 minutes, then used an all-out effort to tip away the final inbound pass and clinch a 68-65 victory against American Fork in Friday night’s Class 5A state semifinal. Court landed hard on his elbow and tailbone, but the momentary discomfort subsided shortly after Pleasant Grove advanced to i...</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> 57648715@www.sltrib.com Fri, 07 Mar 2014 23:17:29 MDT Tribune Photo of the Day - March 7, 2014 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsphotoblog/57645718-227/photographer-trent-nelson-staff.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsphotoblog/57645718-227/photographer-trent-nelson-staff.html.csp">Tribune Photo of the Day - March 7, 2014</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-06T23:10:02.054-06:00">Updated Mar 6, 2014 11:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake TribuneAlta's Trevor Hill runs in to Pleasant Grove's Matt Conway as Alta faces Pleasant Grove High School in the 5A state boys basketball tournament at the Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City, Thursday, March 6, 2014. Read more here.</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> 57645718@www.sltrib.com Thu, 06 Mar 2014 23:10:02 MDT 5A boys’ basketball: Pleasant Grove toughens up to oust Alta http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57642205-190/vikings-alta-iframe-team.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57642205-190/vikings-alta-iframe-team.html.csp">5A boys’ basketball: Pleasant Grove toughens up to oust Alta</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bubba Brown</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-08T20:29:14.386-06:00">Updated Mar 8, 2014 08:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Pleasant Grove Vikings huddled around a projector screen in a seldom-used classroom. It was the day before the biggest game of their season, and the film they watched, from an early-season loss to their next opponent, Alta, showed a Vikings team they no longer recognized. The players’ faces were familiar, and the players wore Pleasant Grove jerseys. But there was a lack of toughness, an unwillingness to match the Hawks’ physicality in the post. “We kind of got bullied inside,” Vikings forw...</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> 57642205@www.sltrib.com Sat, 08 Mar 2014 20:29:14 MDT 5A boys’ basketball: Pleasant Grove bullies past Layton http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57634309-190/grove-pleasant-conway-layton.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57634309-190/grove-pleasant-conway-layton.html.csp">5A boys’ basketball: Pleasant Grove bullies past Layton</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Neil K. Warner</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-05T18:34:42.266-06:00">Updated Mar 5, 2014 06:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Pleasant Grove forward Matt Conway could not be bothered by the fact that Layton featured a 6-foot-9 center in Mike Hibbert. After Conway, a 6-6 senior forward, got Hibbert into foul trouble just five minutes into the game, he went to work. He carved up Layton inside with 18 points in the first half, and that was just the beginning. He finished with 35 points Tuesday night to key Pleasant Grove’s 82-69 win over Layton in the first round of the Class 5A state tournament. “He’s done that all year ...</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> 57634309@www.sltrib.com Wed, 05 Mar 2014 18:34:42 MDT