SINGLE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/SINGLE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) County Council lines up behind unified 911 system http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58314652-90/county-system-dispatch-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58314652-90/county-system-dispatch-lake.html.csp">County Council lines up behind unified 911 system</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Mike Gorrell</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-20T21:43:13.428-06:00">Updated Aug 20, 2014 09:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Salt Lake County is closer to having a single computer-aided dispatch system for all of its public-safety agencies. An interlocal agreement has been reached between Salt Lake City, which operates off one dispatch platform, and the trustees of Valley Emergency Communications Center (VECC), which has a different dispatch system for many of the county’s other police agencies. To give that agreement more political weight, local-government councils are being asked to pass resolutions of support for ...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58314652@www.sltrib.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 21:43:13 MDT Former Aggie player Schlott signs pro deal http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58286483-55/schlott-single-career-player.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58286483-55/schlott-single-career-player.html.csp">Former Aggie player Schlott signs pro deal</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="2014-08-11T21:21:02.18-06:00">Updated Aug 11, 2014 09:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Congrats to former Utah State player Jennifer Schlott who has signed a one-year deal to play for Tapiolan Honka in Finland. Schlott, who broke the Mountain West single season record for points scored in 2013-14 with 811, is the first Aggie female basketball player to sign a contract to play overseas since Alice Coddington and Amber White in 2011. Schlott broke several records in her career including single-season scoring (26.2), career assists (436), single-season assists (192) and single-game ...</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> 58286483@www.sltrib.com Mon, 11 Aug 2014 21:21:02 MDT 5 songs: Lady Gaga arrives in Utah with spectacle http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58238338-223/gaga-lady-dance-album.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58238338-223/gaga-lady-dance-album.html.csp">5 songs: Lady Gaga arrives in Utah with spectacle</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By David Burger</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-01T16:47:53.747-06:00">Updated Aug 1, 2014 04:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In 2008, pop star Akon told The Salt Lake Tribune that a then-unknown singer named Lady Gaga would soon rule the charts — for a long time.&lt;freeform&gt; Akon was right about his one-time protege, who grew up as Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta but whose stage name soon became a household word. This is the second time Lady Gaga is coming to headline EnergySolutions Arena in Salt Lake City, and if prior reviews of her ARTPOP Ball tour are any indication, fans will be treated to a spectacle no...</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> 58238338@www.sltrib.com Fri, 01 Aug 2014 16:47:53 MDT PCL baseball: C.J. Cron preaches patience in return to Salt Lake Bees http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58208048-77/cron-angels-buck-ballpark.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58208048-77/cron-angels-buck-ballpark.html.csp">PCL baseball: C.J. Cron preaches patience in return to Salt Lake Bees</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kyle Goon</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T17:36:25.467-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 05:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Many of the 8,602 fans at Smith’s Ballpark on Monday night waited expectantly for the first at-bat of a returned star. Former Ute C.J. Cron stepped up the plate in the bottom of the first … and struck out. He got up in the third, and struck out again. Not quite the return from the L.A. Angels that he was hoping for. But finally in the fifth, Cron knocked a single to left center. He went on to score two game-tying scores, and in the critical eighth, his second single helped put J.B. Shuck in pos...</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> 58208048@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:36:25 MDT Crumbs shows dangers of focusing on single product http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58162491-79/crumbs-chain-company-locations.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58162491-79/crumbs-chain-company-locations.html.csp">Crumbs shows dangers of focusing on single product</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CANDICE CHOI</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-08T16:40:01.67-06:00">Updated Jul 8, 2014 04:40PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Turns out, being a one-hit wonder is risky. When Crumbs, the New York City-based chain that built its business around cupcakes, shuttered several dozen of its remaining locations on Monday, it seemed like an abrupt ending for a company that opened a decade ago to ride the wave of popularity of the sugary treat sparked by the TV series Sex and The City. But Crumbs’ rise and fall isn’t surprising when considering the company’s dependence on a fad. In fact, it’s the latest cautionary tal...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581624912014-07-08T16:40:01.67-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-08T16:40:01.67-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58162491@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Jul 2014 16:40:01 MDT Letter: We’re headed to single-payer, and that’s good http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58141952-82/health-lee-payer-single.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58141952-82/health-lee-payer-single.html.csp">Letter: We’re headed to single-payer, and that’s good</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-02T15:20:01.996-06:00">Updated Jul 2, 2014 03:20PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I was amazed by Sen. Lee’s remarkable predictive ability in the Tribune (“News roundup: Mike Lee fears federal program for birth control,” July 1). (Sarcasm intended). When a for-profit corporation’s “belief system” outweighs practical medical and public health realities, perhaps it’s time to do something differently. Frankly, I see the country speeding along towards a single-payer system because employment-based health insurance is not going to get the job done. It hasn’t been getting the job...</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> 58141952@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Jul 2014 15:20:01 MDT Photos: Gavin DeGraw, Matt Nathanson offer concert of contrasts http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58097942-223/degraw-nathanson-song-crowd.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58097942-223/degraw-nathanson-song-crowd.html.csp">Photos: Gavin DeGraw, Matt Nathanson offer concert of contrasts</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kathy Stephenson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-01T09:26:10.736-06:00">Updated Jul 1, 2014 09:26AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Singer-songwriters Gavin DeGraw and Matt Nathanson couldn’t have been more different during Sunday night’s show at Red Butte Gardens. DeGraw moved from song to song with few words in between; and when he did speak it was just a sentence or two. “I don’t have a lot to say, so let’s just play some more songs,” he said after opening with five top hits. Nathanson, who preceded DeGraw on stage, did all the talking. He joked with audience members, told stories and encouraged the crowd to sing and clap...</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> 58097942@www.sltrib.com Tue, 01 Jul 2014 09:26:10 MDT Country superstar Martina McBride brings ‘Everlasting’ tour to Park City http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58105106-223/album-really-mcbride-song.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58105106-223/album-really-mcbride-song.html.csp">Country superstar Martina McBride brings ‘Everlasting’ tour to Park City</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kathy Stephenson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-01T09:25:44.851-06:00">Updated Jul 1, 2014 09:25AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Powerful, yet healing. That’s how critics describe the voice of country superstar Martina McBride, who will perform in Park City on Thursday, July 3, as part of the St. Regis Big Stars, Bright Nights concert series. The show will feature hits from McBride’s 12th studio album, “Everlasting,” which was released in April and debuted at No. 1 on the Top Country Albums chart. The album features covers of soul and R&B songs and includes duets with Kelly Clarkson and Gavin DeGraw. (The latter co-headl...</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> 58105106@www.sltrib.com Tue, 01 Jul 2014 09:25:44 MDT Germany considers itself warned http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58130816-77/germany-algeria-lahm-round.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58130816-77/germany-algeria-lahm-round.html.csp">Germany considers itself warned</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ANDREW DAMPF</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-29T23:05:03.274-06:00">Updated Jun 29, 2014 11:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Porto Alegre, Brazil • Germany considers itself warned. The three-time champion has seen the challenges that Brazil and the Netherlands have already faced from opponents with lesser pedigrees in the Round of 16 at the World Cup — and the surprises from Costa Rica in the group phase. “We don’t want to have the problems that others have had — going to extra time or a shootout,” Germany captain Philipp Lahm said Sunday, a day before facing unheralded Algeria. “The supposedly small football countr...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581308162014-06-29T23:05:03.274-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-29T23:05:03.274-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58130816@www.sltrib.com Sun, 29 Jun 2014 23:05:03 MDT Utah board OKs Snowbird’s Oktoberfest liquor permit http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58104754-223/event-board-state-liquor.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58104754-223/event-board-state-liquor.html.csp">Utah board OKs Snowbird’s Oktoberfest liquor permit</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kathy Stephenson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-24T22:36:43.449-06:00">Updated Jun 24, 2014 10:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">As expected, high-alcohol beer, wine and spirits will flow at Snowbird’s annual Oktoberfest celebration, after the state liquor board unanimously approved the ski resort’s request for a single-event permit. Tuesday’s decision, approved by a 5-0 vote, puts to rest a month-long controversy that brought national publicity to the state and involved a special hearing with Utah lawmakers. “It’s clear this is a valuable community event and there is tremendous support for it,” board chairman David Glad...</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> 58104754@www.sltrib.com Tue, 24 Jun 2014 22:36:43 MDT