REPORTER - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/REPORTER News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Robert Redford in talks to co-star in ‘Pete’s Dragon’ remake http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58532879-66/redford-dragon-pete-remake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58532879-66/redford-dragon-pete-remake.html.csp">Robert Redford in talks to co-star in ‘Pete’s Dragon’ remake</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SEan P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-17T11:43:02.025-06:00">Updated Oct 17, 2014 11:43AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Robert Redford may soon be seeing dragons. The movie-industry trade paper The Hollywood Reporter writes that the actor-director and Sundance Institute founder is in early talks to take a role in “Pete’s Dragon,” a live-action/CGI remake of the 1977 Disney movie. The original was set in a fishing village in the early 1900s, about an orphan boy who’s cared for by a dragon who turns invisible — and, therefore, few other people in the village believe is real. The remake, according to The Hollywood R...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58532879@www.sltrib.com Fri, 17 Oct 2014 11:43:02 MDT Movie review: Truth and power collide in riveting ‘Kill the Messenger’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58497978-223/kill-messenger-cia-config.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58497978-223/kill-messenger-cia-config.html.csp">Movie review: Truth and power collide in riveting ‘Kill the Messenger’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sean P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-10T11:05:13.178-06:00">Updated Oct 10, 2014 11:05AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">“Kill the Messenger” is the depressing alternative-universe version of “All the President’s Men,” a dark political thriller about a lone reporter challenging the power centers of the U.S. government. What’s most depressing is that “Kill the Messenger,” like “All the President’s Men,” is based on a true story. Gary Webb (played by Jeremy Renner) is a tough-minded investigative reporter for the San Jose Mercury News, uncovering corruption from the Sacramento bureau in 1996. He gets a tip, from 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> 58497978@www.sltrib.com Fri, 10 Oct 2014 11:05:13 MDT Alaska TV reporter quits on air to promote pot http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58441408-79/alaska-greene-marijuana-pot.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58441408-79/alaska-greene-marijuana-pot.html.csp">Alaska TV reporter quits on air to promote pot</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARK THIESSEN </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-22T16:31:28.507-06:00">Updated Sep 22, 2014 04:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Anchorage • A television reporter quit her job on live TV with a big four-letter flourish after revealing she owns a medical marijuana business and intends to press for legalization of recreational pot in Alaska. After reporting on the Alaska Cannabis Club on Sunday night’s broadcast, KTVA’s Charlo Greene identified herself as the business’s owner. “Everything you’ve heard is why I, the actual owner of the Alaska Cannabis Club, will be dedicating all my energy toward fighting for freedom and for...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584414082014-09-22T16:31:28.507-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-22T16:31:28.507-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58441408@www.sltrib.com Mon, 22 Sep 2014 16:31:28 MDT ESPN sideline reporter believes BYU-Virginia will be a low-scoring affair http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/byusports/58433078-65/byu-kessenich-cougars-espn.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/byusports/58433078-65/byu-kessenich-cougars-espn.html.csp">ESPN sideline reporter believes BYU-Virginia will be a low-scoring affair</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="2014-09-19T11:43:03.186-06:00">Updated Sep 19, 2014 11:43AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">As a young boy growing up in New York, Quint Kessenich remembers watching BYU put up some prolific offensive numbers in several Holiday Bowls. His father, who was a high school football coach, let him stay up late to watch BYU games because they were almost always guaranteed to see entertaining football. Little did Kessenich know at the time that his job would take him to BYU dozens of years later. Kessenich will be ESPN’s sideline reporter on Saturday when the Cougars play host to Virginia at 1...</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> 58433078@www.sltrib.com Fri, 19 Sep 2014 11:43:03 MDT AP sports reporter Christopher Duncan dies at 43 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58393347-77/duncan-sports-houston-chris.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58393347-77/duncan-sports-houston-chris.html.csp">AP sports reporter Christopher Duncan dies at 43</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-09T22:38:50.995-06:00">Updated Sep 9, 2014 10:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Houston • Christopher Duncan, a sports reporter for The Associated Press who covered the Houston Texans, Houston Rockets and the Kentucky Derby, has died at the age of 43. A Harris County sheriff’s deputy confirmed the death on Monday night. Duncan was found at his home, and a cause of death wasn’t released. He had recently returned to work after a kidney transplant. Duncan was a 20-year AP employee who started with the news cooperative as an editorial assistant in 1994 in Louisville, Kentucky. ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583933472014-09-09T22:38:50.995-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-09T22:38:50.995-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58393347@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Sep 2014 22:38:50 MDT Radio reporter loves downtown’s diversity http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58334667-78/lake-salt-tracy-says.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58334667-78/lake-salt-tracy-says.html.csp">Radio reporter loves downtown’s diversity</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TONY SEMERAD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-01T11:30:32.307-06:00">Updated Sep 1, 2014 11:30AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Salt Lake City’s urban vibe thrills Betsy Tracy. “The small-town girl in me is still enamored with the big buildings and all the hustle and bustle,” says the 23-year-old broadcast journalist, who grew up in the small Missouri farm community of Harrisonville, an hour south of Kansas City. Tracy works long but rewarding hours as a KSL Radio reporter and TV producer, having been hired right out of Brigham Young University-Idaho in April 2013. After short stints in Provo and Sugar House, she moved ...</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> 58334667@www.sltrib.com Mon, 01 Sep 2014 11:30:32 MDT