STATION - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/STATION News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Letter: Time to rise against Kaysville council http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58309949-82/council-kaysville-citizens-increase.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58309949-82/council-kaysville-citizens-increase.html.csp">Letter: Time to rise against Kaysville council</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-22T17:47:01.497-06:00">Updated Aug 22, 2014 05:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">It came as no surprise that Kaysville City Council voted to approve the 99.6 percent property tax increase over the strenuous objections of the citizens. Kaysville citizens have filled council chambers on three separate occasions to voice their objections. In a sort of twisted logic, the council stated that though 75 percent were opposed to the increase, they were actually in the minority because the majority of the citizens at a council meeting in December voiced their approval of the police st...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58309949@www.sltrib.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:47:01 MDT Spacewalking astronauts release baby satellite http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58309772-68/russian-satellite-artemiev-astronauts.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58309772-68/russian-satellite-artemiev-astronauts.html.csp">Spacewalking astronauts release baby satellite</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARCIA DUNN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-18T13:28:31.374-06:00">Updated Aug 18, 2014 01:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cape Canaveral, Fla. • Spacewalking astronauts launched a tiny Peruvian research satellite Monday, setting it loose on a mission to observe Earth. Russian Oleg Artemiev cast the 4-inch box off with his gloved right hand as the International Space Station sailed 260 miles above the cloud-flecked planet. The nanosatellite gently tumbled as it cleared the vicinity of the orbiting complex, precisely as planned. “One, two, three,” someone called out in Russian as Artemiev let go of the satellite. Cam...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583097722014-08-18T13:28:31.374-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-18T13:28:31.374-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58309772@www.sltrib.com Mon, 18 Aug 2014 13:28:31 MDT Neon Trees will headline X96’s Big A** Show http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58258534-66/http-com-www-station.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58258534-66/http-com-www-station.html.csp">Neon Trees will headline X96’s Big A** Show</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="2014-08-04T13:47:25.702-06:00">Updated Aug 4, 2014 01:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The 19th annual X96/Toyota Big Ass Show will be a homecoming for the concert’s headlining band: Provo’s own chart-toppers, Neon Trees. The preliminary line-up for the alt-rock station’s annual end-of-summer bash was unveiled this morning on “The Radio From Hell Show.” The event is set for Saturday, Sept. 27, at the Gallivan Center, 239 S. Main, Salt Lake City. Besides Neon Trees, the following bands were announced: • L.A.-based indie-pop duo Capital Cities; • Electro-rock duo Phantogram; • New Z...</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> 58258534@www.sltrib.com Mon, 04 Aug 2014 13:47:25 MDT Fuel tank caught fire at Weber County pump station http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58229487-78/fire-tank-fuel-county.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58229487-78/fire-tank-fuel-county.html.csp">Fuel tank caught fire at Weber County pump station</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-27T23:09:51.429-06:00">Updated Jul 27, 2014 11:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Firefighters prevented a fuel tank fire in Weber County from exploding into a bigger disaster. About 6:30 a.m. Saturday, a 1,200-gallon tank accidentally caught fire while it was at a pump station in unincorporated Weber County, near the Great Salt Lake. The flames threatened three other tanks, all containing more than 1,000 gallons, said Weber County Fire Marshal Brandon Thueson. “It was kind of spooky there for a little while, until we got our hose streams in place and were able to get enough...</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> 58229487@www.sltrib.com Sun, 27 Jul 2014 23:09:51 MDT KCPW president resigns, new leaders aim for long-term fix http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58224099-78/station-ford-kcpw-sweeney.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58224099-78/station-ford-kcpw-sweeney.html.csp">KCPW president resigns, new leaders aim for long-term fix</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sheena McFarland</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T19:08:32.704-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 07:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Seven years after he founded the nonprofit that runs KCPW, Ed Sweeney is signing off. The president and CEO officially resigned at a July 12 board meeting to help the station’s struggle with finances. “It got to the point where we had really good staff, and I realized it doesn’t make any economic sense to have a president/CEO, so I stepped aside,” said Sweeney, 63. “It was time to pass the baton … the decision was mine.” The station dropped National Public Radio content about a year ago, and wi...</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> 58224099@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 19:08:32 MDT Kentucky town opens filling station to the public http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58201223-68/gas-somerset-station-prices.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58201223-68/gas-somerset-station-prices.html.csp">Kentucky town opens filling station to the public</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BRUCE SCHREINER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-19T11:22:01.817-06:00">Updated Jul 19, 2014 11:22AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Somerset, Ky. • Somerset’s city hall ventured into the retail gas business Saturday, opening a municipal-run filling station that supporters call a benefit for motorists and critics denounce as a taxpayer-supported swipe at the free market. The Somerset Fuel Center opened to the public selling regular unleaded gas for $3.36 a gallon, a bit lower than some nearby competitors. In the first three hours, about 75 customers fueled up at the no-frills stations, where there are no snacks, no repairs an...</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> 58201223@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Jul 2014 11:22:01 MDT Pets’ amenities a rising trend for homebuilders http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58190160-79/pet-homes-suite-pacific.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58190160-79/pet-homes-suite-pacific.html.csp">Pets’ amenities a rising trend for homebuilders</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SUE MANNING | The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-16T16:08:12.669-06:00">Updated Jul 16, 2014 04:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Los Angeles • These homes are set apart by their amenities — for dogs. Standard Pacific Homes is building and selling homes in 27 developments from Florida to California and is believed to be the first to offer a pet suite as an option in every one. The suite is a 170-square-foot pet paradise with a step-in wash station, handheld sprayer and leash lead; tile walls and floors; a designated drying area with a commercial sized pet dryer; a water station; automated feeders; a large bunk-style bed; c...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581901602014-07-16T16:08:12.669-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-16T16:08:12.669-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58190160@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Jul 2014 16:08:12 MDT Rush-hour Moscow subway derails: 21 dead, 136 hurt http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58186686-68/moscow-train-officials-russian.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58186686-68/moscow-train-officials-russian.html.csp">Rush-hour Moscow subway derails: 21 dead, 136 hurt</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-15T18:42:19.639-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 06:42PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Moscow • A subway train derailed Tuesday deep below Moscow’s streets, twisting and mangling crowded rail cars at the height of the morning rush hour. At least 21 people were killed, Russian officials said, and 136 were hospitalized, many with serious injuries. The Russian capital’s airports and transit systems have been a prime target for terrorists over the past two decades, but multiple officials vigorously dismissed terrorism as a possible cause. The Moscow Metro is world-famous for its pala...</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> 58186686@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 18:42:19 MDT ‘Sunny 103’ making its debut on Utah radio dial http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58156539-66/sunny-station-103-klo.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58156539-66/sunny-station-103-klo.html.csp">‘Sunny 103’ making its debut on Utah radio dial</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="2014-07-08T21:34:20.463-06:00">Updated Jul 8, 2014 09:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">There’s a “new” station playing pop music in Salt Lake City. KSQN-FM, at 103.1, recently switched over to “Sunny 103,” which boasts “the best variety from the ‘70s to now.” What that meant this morning was Anna Kendrick’s 2013 hit “Cups” bumping up against Rupert Holmes’ “Escape (The Piña Colada Song)” (1979), followed by Fleetwood Mac’s “Landslide” (1975), Green Day’s “Good Riddance (Time of Your Life)” (1997) and Katy Perry’s “Firework” (2010). The switch ends the station’s two-year excursion ...</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> 58156539@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Jul 2014 21:34:20 MDT Detectives take another look at woman’s 4th of July disappearance http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58129359-78/baird-bundy-case-july.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58129359-78/baird-bundy-case-july.html.csp">Detectives take another look at woman’s 4th of July disappearance</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-06T13:24:13.47-06:00">Updated Jul 6, 2014 01:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Thirty-nine years ago, Nancy Perry Baird vanished on Independence Day. There has been speculation that the 23-year-old Layton woman was one of serial killer Ted Bundy’s victims. But, in reality, there is no evidence linking her to Bundy or anyone else. On the afternoon of July 4, 1975, Baird was filling her shift at a Fina gas station on the east bench of the city. A patrol officer saw her about 5:15 p.m. — but 15 minutes later, her manager arrived to take over her shift and discovered that Ba...</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> 58129359@www.sltrib.com Sun, 06 Jul 2014 13:24:13 MDT KCPW finds the $42k it needed to stay on air http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58142992-78/kcpw-station-release-news.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58142992-78/kcpw-station-release-news.html.csp">KCPW finds the $42k it needed to stay on air</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-02T21:25:16.37-06:00">Updated Jul 2, 2014 09:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Nothing can stop the signal for KCPW, for now. The public radio station confirmed Wednesday afternoon that it had raised the $42,000 it needed to survive. KCPW had announced Friday that it needed to pay American Broadcast Media by July 3 in order to keep prominent swaths of its programming, including BBC and Marketplace. If the station lost those shows, it would either have had to scramble to fill more than 54 hours of programming a week, or turn off its signal. “This station’s listeners have a...</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> 58142992@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Jul 2014 21:25:16 MDT