SHELTER - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/SHELTER News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) US communities diverge on child migrant response http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58201216-68/border-california-communities-federal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58201216-68/border-california-communities-federal.html.csp">US communities diverge on child migrant response</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By EMILY SCHMALL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-19T11:20:01.648-06:00">Updated Jul 19, 2014 11:20AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Dallas • As thousands of unaccompanied immigrant children have poured into South Texas, community leaders from Dallas to Los Angeles to Syracuse, N.Y., have offered to set up temporary shelters to relieve the Army bases, holding cells and converted warehouses at the border. The outreach offers stand in sharp contrast to other places around the country, where some protested having immigrants from Central America come to their towns while the nation’s leaders attempt to find solutions to the issue...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58201216@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Jul 2014 11:20:01 MDT Why would anyone want to be ‘Naked and Afraid’? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58183218-223/naked-afraid-discovery-survival.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58183218-223/naked-afraid-discovery-survival.html.csp">Why would anyone want to be ‘Naked and Afraid’?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Scott D. Pierce</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T15:53:30.192-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 03:53PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Beverly Hills, Calif. • There’s one big question hanging over the Discovery Channel series “Naked and Afraid” — why? Not “Why would Discovery do the show?” That’s obvious. Put naked people on TV — even with the private parts pixelated — and put “Naked” in the title and people will watch. The question is, “Why would the participants strip down and spend three weeks hungry, dirty, hot, cold and covered in bug bites?” “What I always say is, ‘This is who we are. This is what we are made of,’ ” said ...</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> 58183218@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 15:53:30 MDT Kitten survives being thrown off bridge, swims to shore http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58173850-68/miller-kitten-bridge-cat.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58173850-68/miller-kitten-bridge-cat.html.csp">Kitten survives being thrown off bridge, swims to shore</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-11T13:08:13.898-06:00">Updated Jul 11, 2014 01:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Savannah, Ga. • Animal control officers say a 10-week-old kitten that was thrown off a bridge and survived is recovering at an animal shelter, and police are seeking the person who tossed him. The kitten is being called “Nemo” by caregivers at the Savannah animal shelter where he’s recovering after Thursday’s ordeal, said Julian Miller, a spokesman with Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan police. Miller visited the cat at the shelter Friday, and says he’s expected to survive. “No broken bones,” Miller...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581738502014-07-11T13:08:13.898-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-11T13:08:13.898-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58173850@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Jul 2014 13:08:13 MDT Troubled St. George Animal Shelter has been revamped http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58080708-78/animal-shelter-george-http.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58080708-78/animal-shelter-george-http.html.csp">Troubled St. George Animal Shelter has been revamped</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By pamela manson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-19T22:01:58.914-06:00">Updated Jun 19, 2014 10:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Less than a year after local organizations complained about poor conditions at the St. George Animal Shelter, the city is holding a grand re-opening and open house to show off changes at the facility. The event is scheduled to begin 10 a.m. Saturday at the shelter, 605 E. Waterworks Drive, with a ribbon cutting and a live radio broadcast sponsored by Canyon Media. Light refreshments will be served until 1 p.m. and tours of the remodeled shelter will be held until 5 p.m. Half-off animal adopti...</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> 58080708@www.sltrib.com Thu, 19 Jun 2014 22:01:58 MDT Two transients jailed after bid to clear shelter sidewalks turns violent http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58055673-78/police-lake-salt-crowd.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58055673-78/police-lake-salt-crowd.html.csp">Two transients jailed after bid to clear shelter sidewalks turns violent</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="2014-06-11T11:29:36.161-06:00">Updated Jun 11, 2014 11:29AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Salt Lake City police say all they wanted to do was clear downtown sidewalks outside a homeless shelter so they could be cleaned. What they got was a near riot that ended in a flood of officers rushing to the area of the Road Home shelter at 210 S. Rio Grande to defuse an angry crowd of transients about 8:30 a.m. Tuesday. Salt Lake City police Detective Cody Lougy said multiple fights broke out, but no serious injuries to transients or police were reported, as officers tried to move a crowd 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> 58055673@www.sltrib.com Wed, 11 Jun 2014 11:29:36 MDT