REGION - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/REGION News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Prep football: Region 6 preview http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58300883-190/team-state-key-region.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58300883-190/team-state-key-region.html.csp">Prep football: Region 6 preview</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-16T23:00:57.204-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 11:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Region 6 — Bountiful Braves A coach doesn’t get a field named after him and stay around for 30 years at one school without experiencing some success. But that’s what has happened to veteran Bountiful head man Larry Wall. It’s a rare year when his Braves aren’t in the thick of a hunt for a state or region title despite playing one of the state’s most difficult schedules year in and year out. “We are going to be a typical Bountiful team,” Wall said as he prepared for the 2014 season. “I am opt...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58300883@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 23:00:57 MDT Prep football: Region 4 preview http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58300920-190/key-player-season-watch.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58300920-190/key-player-season-watch.html.csp">Prep football: Region 4 preview</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-16T23:00:57.165-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 11:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">American Fork Cavemen The American Fork Cavemen have been waiting for this season for a long time: “This group has been very successful for a lot of years,” coach Aaron Behm said. “So they expect to be successful, this being their senior year.” Armed with star players James Empey, Zach Katoa, and Nate Heaps — who all won All-Poly MVP awards this summer — the Cavemen could be a force to be reckoned with in 2014. “We’ve got some great athletes coming back, some that have contributed at the varsit...</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> 58300920@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 23:00:57 MDT Prep football: Region 7 preview http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58300954-190/players-senior-season-coach.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58300954-190/players-senior-season-coach.html.csp">Prep football: Region 7 preview</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-16T23:00:57.128-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 11:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Corner Canyon Chargers Corner Canyon can look back on its inaugural season as an unqualified success. The Chargers were co-Region 7 champions (along with Orem and Olympus), despite suiting up only nine seniors — only four of whom actually received playing time. Rather than looking back, though, Corner Canyon is looking ahead. This season, the Chargers will feature 51 seniors and return 20 of 22 starters. Back from season-ending injuries are two players coach Donald Eck said will be essential to...</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> 58300954@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 23:00:57 MDT Prep football preview: Clearfield Falcons http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58199204-190/dyson-clearfield-players-biggest.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58199204-190/dyson-clearfield-players-biggest.html.csp">Prep football preview: Clearfield Falcons</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tom wharton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T09:16:18.59-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 09:16AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">EDITOR’S NOTE • This is one in a series of previews of Utah’s high school football programs. They will run throughout the summer leading up to the 2014 regular season, which begins Aug. 21. Clearfield Falcons Clearfield alum and former NFL and Utah star Andre Dyson seems to be starting from scratch as he takes over the struggling Falcon program. The Davis County school was once a top program in the 1990s, winning the 4A state title in 1992 and being relevant when Dyson and his brother Kevi...</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> 58199204@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 09:16:18 MDT Prep football: Region 1 team previews http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58300394-190/region-coach-ago-team.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58300394-190/region-coach-ago-team.html.csp">Prep football: Region 1 team previews</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-16T23:00:57.367-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 11:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Davis Darts Consistency was thrown for a loop in mid-July. The face of one of the more successful high school football programs in Utah moved on after 13 years at the helm and 88 career coaching wins at Davis High School when Ryan Bishop stepped down to take a job as an associate director with the Utah High School Activities Association. It didn’t take long for Tyler Gladwell to shake hands and accept the reins to succeed his coach and friend leading the Darts’ football program. The former Davi...</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> 58300394@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 23:00:57 MDT Prep football: Region 2 preview http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58300672-190/coach-team-football-region.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58300672-190/coach-team-football-region.html.csp">Prep football: Region 2 preview</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-16T23:00:57.321-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 11:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cottonwood Colts After a highly successful career as football coach at what was then Dixie College, Greg Croshaw moved back to the high school ranks two years ago when he took over a Cottonwood program with strong players that was struggling with controversy. The veteran coach has found the change different but enjoyable as he enters his third season. “Coaching is great fun,” he said. “That’s what I do. It’s a whole new set of circumstances. I was successful at Dixie because when I needed a ru...</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> 58300672@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 23:00:57 MDT NFL: Bon Jovi wants Bills to succeed in Buffalo http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58256015-77/buffalo-bills-bon-jovi.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58256015-77/buffalo-bills-bon-jovi.html.csp">NFL: Bon Jovi wants Bills to succeed in Buffalo</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOHN WAWROW</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-03T23:02:18.579-06:00">Updated Aug 3, 2014 11:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Canton, Ohio • Jon Bon Jovi is hoping he’s written a hit with Buffalo Bills fans in a bid to stem concerns of whether his prospective ownership group plans to buy and potentially relocate the franchise to Toronto. In a letter published by the Buffalo News on Sunday, Bon Jovi wrote that it’s his ownership group’s objective “to make the Bills successful in Buffalo.” The letter, titled “Why We’re Bidding on the Buffalo Bills,” marks the first time the New Jersey rocker has publicly discussed his p...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582560152014-08-03T23:02:18.579-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-03T23:02:18.579-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58256015@www.sltrib.com Sun, 03 Aug 2014 23:02:18 MDT Teams converge on remote site to probe plane crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58224946-68/french-plane-burkina-faso.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58224946-68/french-plane-burkina-faso.html.csp">Teams converge on remote site to probe plane crash</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ELAINE GANLEY</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and SYLVIE CORBET</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T20:24:36.086-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 08:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Paris • Aviation experts, criminal investigators and soldiers began converging Friday on an isolated patch of restive Mali to search for clues that might explain why an Air Algerie jetliner fell from the sky in a storm and apparently disintegrated on impact. French authorities said the catastrophe was probably the result of extreme bad weather, but they refused to exclude other possibilities, like terrorism, without a full investigation. All 118 people aboard the plane were killed. The loss of ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582249462014-07-25T20:24:36.086-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-25T20:24:36.086-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58224946@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 20:24:36 MDT Atlantic City doomed by glut of casinos in region http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58203496-79/atlantic-casinos-casino-market.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58203496-79/atlantic-casinos-casino-market.html.csp">Atlantic City doomed by glut of casinos in region</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By WAYNE PARRY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-20T16:11:56.783-06:00">Updated Jul 20, 2014 04:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Atlantic City, N.J. • The rapid disintegration of Atlantic City’s casino market might be an early indicator of what could happen in other parts of the country that have too many casinos and not enough gamblers. In the 36th year of casino gambling in New Jersey, which not too long ago had a monopoly on the East Coast, the casino industry is crashing with a suddenness and a fury that has caught many people here by surprise. It started the year with 12 casinos; by mid-September, it could have eight...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582034962014-07-20T16:11:56.783-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-20T16:11:56.783-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58203496@www.sltrib.com Sun, 20 Jul 2014 16:11:56 MDT 66-yard crater appears in far northern Siberia http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58194232-68/crater-northern-region-siberia.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58194232-68/crater-northern-region-siberia.html.csp">66-yard crater appears in far northern Siberia</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T09:40:02.327-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 09:40AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Moscow • Russian scientists say they believe a 60-meter (66-yard) wide crater discovered recently in far northern Siberia could be the result of changing temperatures in the region. Andrei Plekhanov, a senior researcher at the Scientific Research Center of the Arctic, told the AP Thursday that the crater was mostly likely the result of a “build-up of excessive pressure” underground due to rising temperatures in the region. Plekhanov on Wednesday traveled to the crater, some 30 kilometers (18.64 ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581942322014-07-17T09:40:02.327-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-17T09:40:02.327-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58194232@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 09:40:02 MDT McCartney: Our nation-building efforts should focus on Central America http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58193560-82/america-central-washington-kaine.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58193560-82/america-central-washington-kaine.html.csp">McCartney: Our nation-building efforts should focus on Central America</a></h4>