STORIES - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/STORIES News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Op-ed: Don’t oppose U.S. women’s museum, Sen. Lee http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58215787-82/women-history-utah-museum.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58215787-82/women-history-utah-museum.html.csp">Op-ed: Don’t oppose U.S. women’s museum, Sen. Lee</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Joyce Kinkead</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T17:02:01.975-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 05:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Several years ago, when I was working on a project to compile 19th century Utah schoolteachers’ narratives in a book, I found this quote from noted scholar Carolyn Heilbrun: “Women in the past have a dreadful tendency to disappear in a cloud of anonymity and silence.” Heilbrun felt that it was important to recover their voices and stories. I was also inspired by other scholars already at work recovering the voices and stories of Utah women: Claudia Bushman, Maureen Ursenbach Beecher, Lavina F...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58215787@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:02:01 MDT Utah reporter Rod Decker buys marijuana in Colorado http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogscrimecourts/58194659-224/kutv-decker-click-com.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogscrimecourts/58194659-224/kutv-decker-click-com.html.csp">Utah reporter Rod Decker buys marijuana in Colorado</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By nate carlisle</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T16:25:43.881-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 04:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Veteran political reporter Rod Decker went to Denver to ask how Colorado’s.... You know what, that’s burying the lede, as we say in the news business. Rod Decker buys marijuana! That’s the lede here. Decker is a bit vague on what happened after the purchase. Click on the video to see the transaction, or click here to see it on KUTV’s website.</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> 58194659@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 16:25:43 MDT Righteous Brother Bill Medley will share stories with Park City http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58115053-223/medley-righteous-bill-park.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58115053-223/medley-righteous-bill-park.html.csp">Righteous Brother Bill Medley will share stories with Park City</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Scott Iwasaki</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Park Record</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-27T01:01:04.648-06:00">Updated Jun 27, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">As the Righteous Brothers, Bill Medley and Bobby Hatfield toured with the Beatles and the Rolling Stones and became friends with Elvis Presley. Medley will talk about these experiences and more when he performs at the Egyptian Theatre in Park City this weekend. Read the full story at www.parkrecord.com/scene/ci_26025393/righteous-brother-bill-medley-will-share-stories-park.</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> 58115053@www.sltrib.com Fri, 27 Jun 2014 01:01:04 MDT Summer reading: Five Utah writers launch books across the fictional range http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58055878-223/utah-stories-says-birch.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58055878-223/utah-stories-says-birch.html.csp">Summer reading: Five Utah writers launch books across the fictional range</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Ellen Fagg Weist</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-16T13:17:15.329-06:00">Updated Jun 16, 2014 01:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Summer is the perfect time to settle in with a good book — or six. For this list of reading selections, we’ve collected a short shelf of books recently published with Utah ties. Some of these writers are launching their publishing careers, while others are launching new directions in their publishing biographies. A few of the stories feature local backdrops and characters, but for the most part these books aren’t focused on Utah landscape or environmental issues. They range from sharp, heartbrea...</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> 58055878@www.sltrib.com Mon, 16 Jun 2014 13:17:15 MDT Next up for sainthood: baseball icon Roberto Clemente? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsfaithblog/58027510-180/clemente-roberto-baseball-rossi.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsfaithblog/58027510-180/clemente-roberto-baseball-rossi.html.csp">Next up for sainthood: baseball icon Roberto Clemente?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">THE SALT LAKE TRIBUNE</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-04T16:49:03.739-06:00">Updated Jun 4, 2014 04:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Saint Roberto? The pitch to canonize the late baseball great Roberto Clemente may seem like something straight out of left — or, in his case, right — field, but the idea is winning over fans. So says the director of the film “Baseball’s Last Hero: 21 Clemente Stories” in an emailed news release. Richard Rossi, a Pittsburgh native and idolizer of the Pirates’ Hall of Famer, argues that his movie shows Clemente “exemplified the scripture, ‘Greater love hath no man than this, that he lay down his l...</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> 58027510@www.sltrib.com Wed, 04 Jun 2014 16:49:03 MDT FLDS boy leaves Short Creek, graduates high school http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogspolygblog/58026938-191/kutv-com-stories-holm.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogspolygblog/58026938-191/kutv-com-stories-holm.html.csp">FLDS boy leaves Short Creek, graduates high school</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By nate carlisle</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-04T16:51:11.428-06:00">Updated Jun 4, 2014 04:51PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">KUTV last night had a story about an 18-year-old named Carl Holm, who recently graduated Brighton High School in Cottonwood Heights. Holm says three years ago he left the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Colorado City, Ariz., and arrived at Brighton as a sophomore. The KUTV story is embedded above or you can click here to find it. The common story in Short Creek, the collective name for Colorado City and Hildale, Utah, is one of boys being evicted for some trivial ...</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> 58026938@www.sltrib.com Wed, 04 Jun 2014 16:51:11 MDT