TAYLORSVILLE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/TAYLORSVILLE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Police plan for Taylorsville DUI checkpoint http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58361008-78/checkpoint-police-sept-drivers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58361008-78/checkpoint-police-sept-drivers.html.csp">Police plan for Taylorsville DUI checkpoint</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="2014-09-01T20:27:06.43-06:00">Updated Sep 1, 2014 08:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Unified Police will be looking out for drunken drivers in Taylorsville later this month. The police plan to conduct a checkpoint to look for motorists driving under the influence the night of Sept. 19 at 4965 S. Redwood Road (1700 West), said Lt. Justin Hoyal. The checkpoint will last from 9:30 p.m. Sept. 19 to 2:30 a.m. Sept. 20, Hoyal said. “We are committed to making our roads safer” he added, and hope to do so by taking drunken drivers off the road. mmcfall@sltrib.com Twitter: @mikeypanda</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58361008@www.sltrib.com Mon, 01 Sep 2014 20:27:06 MDT Prep football: Taylorsville 17, Murray 13 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58354059-190/murray-taylorsville-warriors-spartans.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58354059-190/murray-taylorsville-warriors-spartans.html.csp">Prep football: Taylorsville 17, Murray 13</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Steve Luhm</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-30T00:46:53.526-06:00">Updated Aug 30, 2014 12:46AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Murray • Big plays made a huge difference in Friday night’s battle between neighboring Taylorsville and Murray. Toa Maumau threw touchdown passes of 68 and 40 yards, leading the Warriors to a 17-13 win over the Spartans. Taylorsville improved to 2-0 this season. Murray dropped to 1-1 in the penalty-filled contest that lasted nearly three hours and wasn’t decided until a Warrior interception in the final 40 seconds. Murray took a 3-0 lead on the first possession of the game. The Spartans drove fr...</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> 58354059@www.sltrib.com Sat, 30 Aug 2014 00:46:53 MDT Kragthorpe: John Buck hoping to revive Utah’s MLB legacy http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58258553-77/buck-utah-bees-leagues.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58258553-77/buck-utah-bees-leagues.html.csp">Kragthorpe: John Buck hoping to revive Utah’s MLB legacy</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kurt Kragthorpe</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-04T22:48:04.059-06:00">Updated Aug 4, 2014 10:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">John Buck is the last member of a generation. The veteran catcher is playing for the hometown Salt Lake Bees in Triple-A baseball, hoping to return to the major leagues at age 34. In 2005, the Taylorsville product was among a record eight former Utah high school players in the big leagues — reflecting a golden era of the sport in the state in the mid-1990s. He was the last one left from that group as of mid-July, before the Seattle Mariners released him. Buck accepted a minor-league contract off...</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> 58258553@www.sltrib.com Mon, 04 Aug 2014 22:48:04 MDT UPD officer confronts, shoots armed Taylorsville man http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58250657-78/officer-shot-suspect-armed.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58250657-78/officer-shot-suspect-armed.html.csp">UPD officer confronts, shoots armed Taylorsville man</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="2014-08-01T21:12:24.858-06:00">Updated Aug 1, 2014 09:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Unified Police officer shot an armed man in Taylorsville late Friday morning. UPD Sgt. Ken Hansen said the officer was responding to 911 calls reporting gunshots and “a man with a gun” outside the residence at 5514 S. Ridgecrest (3400 West). At 10:26 a.m., immediately after the officer spotted the man and confronted him, gunfire erupted. The officer was unhurt, but the suspect was shot multiple times. The suspect, identified as 31-year-old Jared Roskelley, was listed in serious condition at M...</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> 58250657@www.sltrib.com Fri, 01 Aug 2014 21:12:24 MDT Man dies when SUV slams into Taylorsville home http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58240767-78/crash-hoyal-caused-damage.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58240767-78/crash-hoyal-caused-damage.html.csp">Man dies when SUV slams into Taylorsville home</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="2014-07-30T21:35:45.213-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 09:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Unified Police were trying Wednesday to determine what caused a man to lose control of his SUV and fatally crash into a home in Taylorsville. UPD Lt. Justin Hoyal said William Nichols, 51, of South Jordan, was critically injured in the 10:30 p.m. Tuesday crash at 3627 W. Christy Ann Drive (5460 South). Nichols later died at the hospital. Two people inside the home were unhurt. The house sustained a cracked foundation when the white Chevrolet Suburban collided with a corner of the residence, but...</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> 58240767@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 21:35:45 MDT Taylorsville man dies in S. Idaho van rollover http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58232699-78/van-idaho-beaslin-brooks.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58232699-78/van-idaho-beaslin-brooks.html.csp">Taylorsville man dies in S. Idaho van rollover</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="2014-07-29T07:51:49.531-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 07:51AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Taylorsville man has died of injuries sustained in a weekend rollover on Interstate 84, just north of the Utah-Idaho state line. Idaho State Police confirmed Monday that Mark Beaslin, 60, was fatally injured when the van he was sleeping in rolled near mile post 273 about 3:20 a.m. Sunday. Kenneth Brooks, 17, of Magna, was driving eastbound when he swerved to avoid hitting an animal, overcorrected and ended up rolling the van into the freeway’s median. Beaslin, unrestrained and asleep in the c...</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> 58232699@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 07:51:49 MDT Tribune Photo of the Day - July 7, 2014 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsphotoblog/58158907-227/photo-staff-olympics-taylorsville.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsphotoblog/58158907-227/photo-staff-olympics-taylorsville.html.csp">Tribune Photo of the Day - July 7, 2014</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-07T22:46:01.846-06:00">Updated Jul 7, 2014 10:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Steve Griffin | The Salt Lake TribuneChildren get to hold Olympic champion Ted Ligety's gold medal from the Sochi Oympics during his visit to the Taylorsville YMCA Summer Day Camp in Taylorsville, Utah Monday, July 7, 2014. This past winter the YMCA of Northern Utah partnered with the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association, National Winter Sports Education, Ted Ligety and Park City Mountain Resort to give youth in the YMCA programs a chance to learn how to ski. Read more</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> 58158907@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Jul 2014 22:46:01 MDT