TAYLOR - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/TAYLOR News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Flight 17 tragic end for family of 6 coming home http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58206247-68/afif-family-kuala-lumpur.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58206247-68/afif-family-kuala-lumpur.html.csp">Flight 17 tragic end for family of 6 coming home</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SATISH CHENEY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-21T11:18:03.257-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 11:18AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia • Mohammad Afif and his family were about to start a new chapter in their lives. Afif was getting set to begin his university studies in architecture, and his father was preparing to move back to Malaysia with his wife and three of their children after working overseas for several years. But what was supposed to be a joyous return home turned into a tragedy when Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 went down over Ukraine last week en route from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur, killing al...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582062472014-07-21T11:18:03.257-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-21T11:18:03.257-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58206247@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 11:18:03 MDT Taylor Mountain Road Fire contained a week after it ignited http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58177443-78/amp-fire-contained-friday.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58177443-78/amp-fire-contained-friday.html.csp">Taylor Mountain Road Fire contained a week after it ignited</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-12T17:56:40.599-06:00">Updated Jul 12, 2014 05:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">After burning for nearly a week, the Taylor Mountain Road Fire in eastern Utah has been contained. Crews had reached 90 percent containment by Thursday night and hit 100 percent on Friday night, according to a tweet by UtahFireInfo. The fire, 10 miles north of Vernal, began July 5 and grew to 3,126 acres. High humidity, rain and cooler temperatures on Thursday and Friday helped about 50 firefighters get the blaze out. The cause has not been determined.</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> 58177443@www.sltrib.com Sat, 12 Jul 2014 17:56:40 MDT Eastern Utah wildfire burns home, slows advance http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58153923-78/fire-park-sunday-mountain.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58153923-78/fire-park-sunday-mountain.html.csp">Eastern Utah wildfire burns home, slows advance</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="2014-07-06T21:41:50.443-06:00">Updated Jul 6, 2014 09:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Reinforcements arrived Sunday to rein in the large wildfire burning north of Vernal, which has reportedly destroyed a family’s home. The 3,569-acre blaze, dubbed the Taylor Mountain Road Fire, spread northeast around Taylor Mountain Saturday afternoon but seems to have made slow progress Sunday, said Kelsey Birchell, Bureau of Land Management spokeswoman. Overnight, though, a Vernal family reportedly lost their home to the flames, said Rich Woodruff, spokesman for the Utah Red Cross. No one was...</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> 58153923@www.sltrib.com Sun, 06 Jul 2014 21:41:50 MDT Wildfire burning in eastern Utah mountains http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58152024-78/fire-mountain-taylor-wildfire.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58152024-78/fire-mountain-taylor-wildfire.html.csp">Wildfire burning in eastern Utah mountains</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="2014-07-05T21:55:51.238-06:00">Updated Jul 5, 2014 09:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Fire crews are trying to contain a wildfire burning north of Vernal that prompted evacuations Saturday. The 3,569-acreblaze, dubbed the Taylor Mountain Road Fire, was spreading northeast around Taylor Mountain, said Kelsey Birchell, spokeswoman for the Bureau of Land Management. It’s not known what sparked the wildfire Saturday afternoon. Six hand crews and 12 fire engines will arrive Sunday to help the 20 fire engines, a helicopter, three airplane tankers and two speed planes already attacki...</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> 58152024@www.sltrib.com Sat, 05 Jul 2014 21:55:51 MDT Utah man who brought knife to fist fight found guilty of killing 25 year old http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58146128-78/hamann-workman-2012-taylor.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58146128-78/hamann-workman-2012-taylor.html.csp">Utah man who brought knife to fist fight found guilty of killing 25 year old</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Marissa Lang</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-03T20:16:37.889-06:00">Updated Jul 3, 2014 08:16PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Talon Levi Hamann brought a knife to a fist fight in 2012 and used it to stab a 25-year-old stranger in the parking lot of an LDS church in Holladay. Of this there was no question. What jurors were tasked with determining this week was whether Hamann delivered the fatal blows to Michael Workman, who was left lying in the grass where the sprinklers would eventually wash away his blood. They decided he did. Hamann, 20, was found guilty in 3rd District Court of second-degree felony manslaughter,...</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> 58146128@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Jul 2014 20:16:37 MDT Utahn Dominique Taylor tearing up minor leagues http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58085376-77/taylor-league-star-dominique.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58085376-77/taylor-league-star-dominique.html.csp">Utahn Dominique Taylor tearing up minor leagues</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Clinton Riddle</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-01T10:46:02.966-06:00">Updated Jul 1, 2014 10:46AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Dominique Taylor is no stranger to accolades. He’s received a few. At Northridge High School he set career records for most hits (120) and highest batting average (.578), as well as making all-area first team and all-state second team (twice each). He was first team all-conference as a freshman and sophomore while at Salt Lake Community College, where he was named conference tournament MVP in 2012. Taylor also holds the career marks at SLCC for hits with 151 and RBIs with 104, in addition to th...</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> 58085376@www.sltrib.com Tue, 01 Jul 2014 10:46:02 MDT Trial begins for Salt Lake County man accused of fatal stabbing http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58133134-78/hamann-workman-misner-taylor.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58133134-78/hamann-workman-misner-taylor.html.csp">Trial begins for Salt Lake County man accused of fatal stabbing</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By HARRY STEVENS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-30T22:18:11.602-06:00">Updated Jun 30, 2014 10:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In opening statements Monday in the jury trial for a Salt Lake County man accused of stabbing another man to death, the defense argued that the fatal blows were delivered not by the defendant, but by his friend. Talon Levi Hamann, 20, is charged in 3rd District Court with first-degree felony murder, second-degree felony obstructing justice and third-degree tampering with a witness, all stemming from the fatal stabbing of 25-year-old Michael R. Workman on Aug. 23, 2012, in a Holladay church 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> 58133134@www.sltrib.com Mon, 30 Jun 2014 22:18:11 MDT Unattended candle sparks fire in Clearfield duplex http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58120263-78/fire-candle-duplex-clearfield.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58120263-78/fire-candle-duplex-clearfield.html.csp">Unattended candle sparks fire in Clearfield duplex</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By HARRY STEVENS</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-27T09:16:34.313-06:00">Updated Jun 27, 2014 09:16AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">An unattended candle ignited a fire in a Clearfield duplex Thursday morning that left four adults and a toddler temporarily displaced from their homes. The candle was left burning by the occupant of one of the units in a duplex at 164 N. 300 East, said Deputy Fire Chief John Taylor of the North Davis Fire District. Emergency dispatch received a call at 11:30 a.m. when the occupants of the other side of the duplex, who were home when the fire broke up, smelled smoke. A man and a woman, their daug...</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> 58120263@www.sltrib.com Fri, 27 Jun 2014 09:16:34 MDT U. hires new diversity leader http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58075184-78/diversity-taylor-american-center.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58075184-78/diversity-taylor-american-center.html.csp">U. hires new diversity leader</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lorem Ipsum</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-16T22:22:55.077-06:00">Updated Jun 16, 2014 10:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The University of Utah’s Office for Equity and Diversity has hired Franci Taylor as its new director of the American Indian Resource Center. Taylor, a member of the Choctaw tribe, joins the U. after serving as the Native American Retention Counselor at Washington State University. Taylor starts July 1, and the campus community will be invited to welcome her with a reception at the resource center. The Salt Lake Tribune</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> 58075184@www.sltrib.com Mon, 16 Jun 2014 22:22:55 MDT