POWELL - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/POWELL News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Steven Powell wants state to pay for treatment http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57832582-68/powell-state-treatment-http.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57832582-68/powell-state-treatment-http.html.csp">Steven Powell wants state to pay for treatment</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-17T12:34:36.889-06:00">Updated Apr 17, 2014 12:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Tacoma, Wash. • Steven Powell wants the state of Washington to pay for court-ordered sex offender treatment he says was denied while serving time in prison for voyeurism. Powell filed a motion in Pierce County Superior Court that will be heard on Friday. The News Tribune reports (http://bit.ly/1gB7D5K ) a response to the motion filed by a state lawyer for the Department of Corrections says Powell did not qualify for treatment in prison under the way he was sentenced. The 64-year-old Powell was r...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578325822014-04-17T12:34:36.889-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-17T12:34:36.889-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57832582@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 12:34:36 MDT Josh Powell’s family maintains option to prove Susan is dead http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57808228-78/powell-susan-josh-powells.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57808228-78/powell-susan-josh-powells.html.csp">Josh Powell’s family maintains option to prove Susan is dead</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="2014-04-11T20:56:58.919-06:00">Updated Apr 11, 2014 08:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Josh Powell’s heirs, who for more than four years argued his innocence in the disappearance of his wife, now suggest in a court filing they would be willing to try to prove Susan Powell is already dead if it helps them collect money from her life insurance policy. And while the filing doesn’t specify that the finger would be pointed at Josh Powell, lawyers for Susan Powell’s parents, Chuck and Judy Cox, say that would be the only option. “What else could they do?” Seattle attorney Anne Bremner...</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> 57808228@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Apr 2014 20:56:58 MDT Lake Powell Fishing Report - Stripers continue to be the main catch http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/fishing/57758783-83/fishing-stripers-fish-caught.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/fishing/57758783-83/fishing-stripers-fish-caught.html.csp">Lake Powell Fishing Report - Stripers continue to be the main catch</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="2014-04-04T07:39:48.52-06:00">Updated Apr 4, 2014 07:39AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Lake Powell Fishing ReportMarch 31, 2014Lake Elevation: 3575Water Temperature 51-55 FBy: Wayne Gustaveson of Wayne's Words Stripers continue to be the most readily caught fish in the lake. Some walleye, bass and crappie have been taken but not in large numbers. Catching these other species will improve with warming but cold nights and windy afternoons are keeping the lake temperature down. So until we have more warm calm days the most agreeable target species is striped bass. To my surprise ...</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> 57758783@www.sltrib.com Fri, 04 Apr 2014 07:39:48 MDT Injured climber rescued from Lake Powell cliff face http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57782957-78/amp-climber-cliff-county.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57782957-78/amp-climber-cliff-county.html.csp">Injured climber rescued from Lake Powell cliff face</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-06T23:13:56.163-06:00">Updated Apr 6, 2014 11:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A climb turned into a rescue at Lake Powell after a man’s anchor came loose from the cliff face. About 7 a.m. Saturday, a Colorado man began climbing Gregory Butte, which is in Lake Powell’s Last Chance Bay. By 9 a.m., he was more than 500 feet up the sandstone cliff when an anchor he had placed in the rock fell out of the cliff face, according to a Kane County news release. The man fell about 30 feet before another anchor stopped him, leaving him hanging on the cliff by his harness. But when 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> 57782957@www.sltrib.com Sun, 06 Apr 2014 23:13:56 MDT Stanford educates Kansas youngsters http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57719675-77/tournament-ncaa-cardinal-kansas.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57719675-77/tournament-ncaa-cardinal-kansas.html.csp">Stanford educates Kansas youngsters</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-23T23:48:13.168-06:00">Updated Mar 23, 2014 11:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">St. Louis • Kansas knows all about Stanford now. The Cardinal couldn’t deny a slight at a news conference a day earlier fueled them just a bit before pulling their second — and much bigger — upset of the NCAA tournament. Kansas freshmen Andrew Wiggins and Wayne Selden Jr. ducked their heads and giggled Saturday when asked about Chasson Randle, Stanford’s leading scorer. “We definitely saw that video,” Randle said Sunday after the No. 10 seed Cardinal beat the second-seeded Jayhawks 60-57 to adva...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577196752014-03-23T23:48:13.168-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-23T23:48:13.168-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57719675@www.sltrib.com Sun, 23 Mar 2014 23:48:13 MDT NCAA Tournament: UCLA 76, Tulsa 59 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57715753-77/0-0-ucla-tulsa-adams.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57715753-77/0-0-ucla-tulsa-adams.html.csp">NCAA Tournament: UCLA 76, Tulsa 59</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BERNIE WILSON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-22T16:45:49.158-06:00">Updated Mar 22, 2014 04:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">San Diego • Jordan Adams had 21 points and eight rebounds, and Norman Powell scored 15 points in his hometown to lead fourth-seeded UCLA to a 76-59 victory over 13th-seeded Tulsa on Friday night, spoiling the NCAA tournament head coaching debut of Danny Manning. UCLA (27-8) advances to Sunday’s third round in the South region against 12th-seeded Stephen F. Austin, which upset No. 5 VCU 77-75 in overtime. In his first year at Westwood, Steve Alford coached the Bruins to just their third win in th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577157532014-03-22T16:45:49.158-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-22T16:45:49.158-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57715753@www.sltrib.com Sat, 22 Mar 2014 16:45:49 MDT Steve Powell to be released from prison http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57694393-78/powell-release-community-corrections.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57694393-78/powell-release-community-corrections.html.csp">Steve Powell to be released from prison</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By brooke adams</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-17T21:03:14.4-06:00">Updated Mar 17, 2014 09:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Steve Powell — the father of Josh Powell, who killed himself and his two sons two years ago and was a person of interest in his wife’s 2009 disappearance — will be released from a Washington state prison next Sunday after completing his sentence. Powell, 64, was convicted in May 2012 of 14 counts of voyeurism for taking surreptitious photos of two young neighbor girls in the bathroom of their home in Puyallup, Wash. The Washington State Department of Corrections has approved Powell’s plan to li...</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> 57694393@www.sltrib.com Mon, 17 Mar 2014 21:03:14 MDT Utah lawmakers heed Mormon church, keep Zion Curtain http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57670596-90/curtain-restaurants-utah-zion.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57670596-90/curtain-restaurants-utah-zion.html.csp">Utah lawmakers heed Mormon church, keep Zion Curtain</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lee Davidson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-12T23:16:36.967-06:00">Updated Mar 12, 2014 11:16PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The “Zion Curtain” at bars within Utah restaurants will remain, despite renewed attempts to tear it down that had gained more ground this year than many expected. Because of opposition in the Senate, Rep. Kraig Powell, R-Heber City, has abandoned his HB285. It would have removed the 7-foot-2-inch opaque barrier that newer restaurants must have in bar areas so children can’t see alcoholic beverages being mixed or poured. “We had enough votes in the House to pass it,” Powell said. But he never b...</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> 57670596@www.sltrib.com Wed, 12 Mar 2014 23:16:36 MDT Motorcyclist critical, but improved after crash in West Valley City http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57671344-78/west-motorcyclist-powell-valley.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57671344-78/west-motorcyclist-powell-valley.html.csp">Motorcyclist critical, but improved after crash in West Valley City</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="2014-03-12T15:22:37.817-06:00">Updated Mar 12, 2014 03:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A motorcyclist was in critical but improved condition Wednesday, the day after he collided with a car at a West Valley City intersection. West Valley Deputy Police Chief Mike Powell said the 45-year-old victim’s vital signs had been stabilized, but he faced a long recovery from the severe leg injuries and head trauma he suffered in the Tuesday night accident. The motorcycle crashed into a vehicle making a left turn from a grocery store parking lot at 4035 S. 5600 West. The motorcyclist was init...</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> 57671344@www.sltrib.com Wed, 12 Mar 2014 15:22:37 MDT Missing West Valley City schoolgirl found alive, cold, but well http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57629906-78/esquivel-police-girl-morning.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57629906-78/esquivel-police-girl-morning.html.csp">Missing West Valley City schoolgirl found alive, cold, but well</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="2014-03-04T18:53:19.174-06:00">Updated Mar 4, 2014 06:53PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A West Valley City couple on Tuesday morning found a girl reported missing from her school Monday afternoon. West Valley police Deputy Chief Mike Powell said 12-year-old Ashley Esquivel was reported to be in good condition, despite being found walking in the rain and soaked to her skin some 17 hours after she disappeared. Tuesday morning, in an email sent by Esquivel’s American Preparatory School to parents, Executive Director Carolyn Sharette had rejoiced that, “Ashley has been located.” “We do...</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> 57629906@www.sltrib.com Tue, 04 Mar 2014 18:53:19 MDT West Valley City woman hit by semi expected to recover http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57629964-78/hit-driver-south-3500.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57629964-78/hit-driver-south-3500.html.csp">West Valley City woman hit by semi expected to recover</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="2014-03-05T08:50:01.695-06:00">Updated Mar 5, 2014 08:50AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A 58-year-old woman was in serious condition Tuesday after surgery to treat leg and head injuries she suffered when hit by a semi-trailer rig in West Valley City. West Valley City police Deputy Chief Mike Powell said that Karen Siler was hit by the big rig at 1:41 p.m. Monday while crossing 3500 South and Redwood Road. At first,the semi’s driver reportedly claimed that someone else had hit the woman. However, nearby video security cameras, along with witnesses, indicated it was indeed his truck ...</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> 57629964@www.sltrib.com Wed, 05 Mar 2014 08:50:01 MDT Woman seriously hurt crossing West Valley City road http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57626608-78/truck-west-woman-crossing.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57626608-78/truck-west-woman-crossing.html.csp">Woman seriously hurt crossing West Valley City road</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="2014-03-03T18:59:45.828-06:00">Updated Mar 3, 2014 06:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A woman was seriously hurt after a semi-truck driver hit her while she was crossing a West Valley City street. About 1:40 p.m., the 52-year-old woman was crossing at 3500 S. Redwood Road (1700 West) when the truck hit her, said West Valley City Deputy Police Chief Mike Powell. She had a signal to cross and was in the crosswalk, though the northbound truck, turning east onto 3500 South, also had a green light, Powell said. The truck came to a stop a short distance away. The woman was taken to the...</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> 57626608@www.sltrib.com Mon, 03 Mar 2014 18:59:45 MDT Utah panel OKs call for convention to amend U.S. Constitution http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57607856-90/amendment-balanced-budget-call.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57607856-90/amendment-balanced-budget-call.html.csp">Utah panel OKs call for convention to amend U.S. Constitution</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Robert Gehrke</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-27T22:04:22.891-06:00">Updated Feb 27, 2014 10:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A proposal to bring delegates from across the country in a never-before-convened constitutional convention aimed at approving a federal balanced budget amendment is making its way through the Utah Legislature. Rep. Kraig Powell, R-Heber City, is proposing the resolution calling for the convening of such a convention because, he says, the country’s fiscal path is unsustainable and Congress has proven it can’t fix the problem itself. “[Congress] is not going to be willing and has never been willi...</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> 57607856@www.sltrib.com Thu, 27 Feb 2014 22:04:22 MDT Steven Powell to be released from prison March 23 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57604965-68/powell-steven-released-march.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57604965-68/powell-steven-released-march.html.csp">Steven Powell to be released from prison March 23</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-26T22:34:56.045-06:00">Updated Feb 26, 2014 10:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Tacoma, Wash. • Steven Powell is due to be released next month from the Washington prison where he’s been serving 30 months for voyeurism. Department of Corrections spokeswoman Norah West says Powell will be released at the end of his sentence March 23. Powell is the father-in-law of mother Susan Cox-Powell, who disappeared from her West Valley City home in 2009. His son, Josh Powell, was a suspect before he killed himself and his two children in an explosive house fire in Washington in 2012. S...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576049652014-02-26T22:34:56.045-06:00" id="#license-2014-02-26T22:34:56.045-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57604965@www.sltrib.com Wed, 26 Feb 2014 22:34:56 MDT