PUBLIC - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/PUBLIC News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Editorial: UTA is stuck in low gear http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58533399-82/uta-tax-transit-agency.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58533399-82/uta-tax-transit-agency.html.csp">Editorial: UTA is stuck in low gear</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-18T17:14:38.505-06:00">Updated Oct 18, 2014 05:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Somewhere in our community, right this minute, there is likely to be at least one household where someone cannot get to work because her car has broken down. And who cannot get the money she needs to fix that car because she cannot get to work. In some cases, a person in such a pickle has an easy solution. Take public transit to work. But that is not a practical option for far too many people who live along the Wasatch Front because the local provider of public transportation, the Utah Transit ...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58533399@www.sltrib.com Sat, 18 Oct 2014 17:14:38 MDT Zayo Group climbs in first day as public company http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58532627-79/zayo-company-shares-group.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58532627-79/zayo-company-shares-group.html.csp">Zayo Group climbs in first day as public company</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-17T10:13:02.215-06:00">Updated Oct 17, 2014 10:13AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Shares of Zayo Group Holdings Inc. are rising in its first day of trading on the New York Stock Exchange. The bandwidth infrastructure services provider’s shares priced at $19 each, below the projected range of $21 to $24 per share. The initial public offering of 21.1 million shares was also smaller than the company had expected, and raised about $400 million. About 5 million shares were sold by early investors, so Zayo will not get all the proceeds. The Boulder, Colo.-based company e...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585326272014-10-17T10:13:02.215-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-17T10:13:02.215-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58532627@www.sltrib.com Fri, 17 Oct 2014 10:13:02 MDT Relatives of Nevada GOP candidate write letter backing his opponent http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58530736-68/laxalt-nevada-letter-adam.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58530736-68/laxalt-nevada-letter-adam.html.csp">Relatives of Nevada GOP candidate write letter backing his opponent</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MICHELLE RINDELS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-17T09:13:57.625-06:00">Updated Oct 17, 2014 09:13AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Las Vegas • A group of relatives of Republican Nevada attorney general candidate Adam Laxalt wrote a public letter supporting his opponent, saying Democrat Ross Miller is more qualified to be the state’s top prosecutor. The letter to the editor published Thursday in the Las Vegas Sun was signed by Laxalt’s aunts, Kevin and Neena Laxalt, as well as his cousins Kevan Laxalt, Kristin Laxalt, Michelle Laxalt, Peter Laxalt and Meggan Laxalt Mackey. “We can no longer be silent as we seek to maintain ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-585307362014-10-17T09:13:57.625-06:00" id="#license-2014-10-17T09:13:57.625-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58530736@www.sltrib.com Fri, 17 Oct 2014 09:13:57 MDT Missing man found dead near Guardsman Pass http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58529897-78/police-lake-salt-photo.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58529897-78/police-lake-salt-photo.html.csp">Missing man found dead near Guardsman Pass</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-16T15:36:28.926-06:00">Updated Oct 16, 2014 03:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Salt Lake City police say the body of a missing man was found in the Thursday in the vicinity of Guardsman Pass. The man’s name or how he died has not been disclosed. Salt Lake City police asked Wednesday for the public’s help in locating the man and said he was suicidal. The police department took the unusual step of releasing a photo and license plate number in hopes that the public might recognize the photo’s location or see the subject’s vehicle.</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> 58529897@www.sltrib.com Thu, 16 Oct 2014 15:36:28 MDT With stock market shocks, outlook for IPOs dims http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58529920-79/market-companies-inc-public.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58529920-79/market-companies-inc-public.html.csp">With stock market shocks, outlook for IPOs dims</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Leslie Picker</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bloomberg News</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-16T14:39:01.701-06:00">Updated Oct 16, 2014 02:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Shutting the window on initial public offerings is easier than opening it. In the past two weeks stock benchmarks have plummeted, casting a shadow on deals that were expected later this year. Already, cloud-storage provider Box Inc. and Good Technology Corp. have delayed their share sales until next year, people familiar with the matter have said. Others, from online-dating site Zoosk Inc. to GoDaddy Inc., the Internet domain marketplace, are watching the markets to decide if they’ll ...</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> 58529920@www.sltrib.com Thu, 16 Oct 2014 14:39:01 MDT Dionne: When government was good http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58525383-82/wolf-government-public-actually.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58525383-82/wolf-government-public-actually.html.csp">Dionne: When government was good</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By E.J. Dionne</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-16T16:40:24.331-06:00">Updated Oct 16, 2014 04:40PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Thorndale, Pa. • Tom Wolf’s mood is sunny but his words are serious. He’s answering teachers’ questions at an elementary school featured last year in a New York Times story about the costs of overcrowding and underinvestment. The Democratic nominee for governor, Wolf criticizes Pennsylvania incumbent Tom Corbett for education cuts, but he is not terribly partisan about it. Wolf is a businessman who also holds a Ph.D. in political science, and he offers a brief commentary on the importance of “pu...</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> 58525383@www.sltrib.com Thu, 16 Oct 2014 16:40:24 MDT Letter: Scout teach a terrible lesson http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58517877-82/lesson-terrible-actions-public.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58517877-82/lesson-terrible-actions-public.html.csp">Letter: Scout teach a terrible lesson</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-15T16:57:16.964-06:00">Updated Oct 15, 2014 04:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I believe the Utah Highway Patrol made a wrong call when they excused the Boy Scouts from responsibility for downing a tree that caused the death of a 69-year-old Colorado man. This man was traveling on a public roadway, State Route 12. I’m sure this wasn’t the first time the Scout leader cut down a tree for firewood. So, was it worth sending it onto a public road, just to make picking up the wood easier? Why didn’t he post lookouts along the roadway for possible traffic? More importantly, why d...</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> 58517877@www.sltrib.com Wed, 15 Oct 2014 16:57:16 MDT Washington Post: For Ebola, keeping an even keel http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58524336-82/ebola-health-disease-public.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58524336-82/ebola-health-disease-public.html.csp">Washington Post: For Ebola, keeping an even keel</a></h4>