SPANISH - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/SPANISH News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Semis collide, close down Highway 6 in Spanish Fork Canyon http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58206641-78/semi-canyon-fork-highway.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58206641-78/semi-canyon-fork-highway.html.csp">Semis collide, close down Highway 6 in Spanish Fork Canyon</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="2014-07-21T16:47:53.701-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 04:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Highway 6 in Spanish Fork Canyon was restricted to one lane of traffic for most of the day Monday after a multi-vehicle accident left a semi-trailer rig on its side, and a load of french fries on the asphalt. Spanish Fork police Lt. Matt Johnson said a series of accidents began when a passenger car attempted to enter the highway at 10:36 a.m. from Powerhouse Road, near the mouth of the canyon. The semi hauling the potatoes attempted to avoid collision, clipping the car’s front end, but the big ...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58206641@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 16:47:53 MDT Traffic stop leads to major Spanish Fork drug bust http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58186143-78/fork-police-spanish-suspect.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58186143-78/fork-police-spanish-suspect.html.csp">Traffic stop leads to major Spanish Fork drug bust</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="2014-07-15T21:25:50.462-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 09:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Spanish Fork traffic stop led police to three arrests and seizure of a large cache of marijuana and other drugs from both a suspect’s car and home. Spanish Fork police Lt. Matt Johnson said a male suspect’s car was pulled over about 5:30 p.m. Monday, and a subsequent search turned up 60 pounds of packaged marijuana. That prompted police to obtain a search warrant for the suspect’s residence in southwest Spanish Fork. At the home, police seized another 26 pounds of marijuana, along with drug p...</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> 58186143@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 21:25:50 MDT Bicyclist killed when struck by car in Spanish Fork http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58133033-78/fork-harwood-spanish-accident.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58133033-78/fork-harwood-spanish-accident.html.csp">Bicyclist killed when struck by car in Spanish Fork</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-30T22:18:11.683-06:00">Updated Jun 30, 2014 10:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A 68-year-old man riding his bicycle just outside Spanish Fork was struck and killed Monday morning. Utah County Sheriff’s Sgt. Spencer Cannon said the victim, identified as Wayne Warner Harwood, of Spanish Fork, was hit by a vehicle traveling southbound on 1200 West near 8000 South about 5:30 a.m. Monday. Harwood, who was wearing a helmet, died at the scene of the accident despite efforts by paramedics to revive him. No citations were issued while the cause of the accident was under investiga...</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> 58133033@www.sltrib.com Mon, 30 Jun 2014 22:18:11 MDT Half of foreign-born Utahns speak English ‘very well’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58050987-90/english-percent-speak-born.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58050987-90/english-percent-speak-born.html.csp">Half of foreign-born Utahns speak English ‘very well’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lee Davidson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-10T21:23:35.284-06:00">Updated Jun 10, 2014 09:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">When Tony Yapias came to America at age 14 from Peru, he spoke no English. By the time he attended college, he forgot how to speak Spanish well — which he discovered the hard way in some upper-level Spanish literature classes. “I got spanked. It’s one thing to talk in Spanish, and another to speak and write it well with proper grammar,” said Yapias, director of Proyecto Latino de Utah. “I was immersed in English in school when I arrived, so I learned it and its grammar well” while forgetting som...</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> 58050987@www.sltrib.com Tue, 10 Jun 2014 21:23:35 MDT