THOMAS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/THOMAS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Missing boater’s body recovered from Flaming Gorge Reservoir http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58438787-78/body-flaming-gorge-missing.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58438787-78/body-flaming-gorge-missing.html.csp">Missing boater’s body recovered from Flaming Gorge Reservoir</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-21T17:30:06.308-06:00">Updated Sep 21, 2014 05:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Searchers recovered the body of a Riverton man missing since Sept. 1 at Flaming Gorge Reservoir late Saturday night. The Utah Department of Public Safety dive team and Daggett County Sheriff’s Office using sonar when at 5:40 p.m. they located what they believed to be the body of Charles Darrell Thomas. Thomas, 69, had been missing since his boat capsized on Labor Day. Daggett County, aided by Summit County Search and Rescue’s Remote Operated Vehicle, recovered the body at 11:15 p.m., and positi...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58438787@www.sltrib.com Sun, 21 Sep 2014 17:30:06 MDT Movie review: ‘Maze Runner’ sends viewers going in circles http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58421408-223/maze-runner-thomas-config.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58421408-223/maze-runner-thomas-config.html.csp">Movie review: ‘Maze Runner’ sends viewers going in circles</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sean P. Means</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-19T16:42:14.361-06:00">Updated Sep 19, 2014 04:42PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Watching “The Maze Runner,” the movie adaptation of Utah author James Dashner’s dystopian young-adult novel, will make audiences feel like rats in a maze: sometimes energized, often disoriented and ultimately frustrated that the cheese at the end is so small. Appropriately, the audience is thrown into the story the same way its teen protagonist (Dylan O’Brien) is: confused and clueless as to what’s happening. He wakes up in an elevator rising toward a large grassy area, with no memory of who he ...</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> 58421408@www.sltrib.com Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:42:14 MDT Third day of search for boater presumed drowned at Flaming Gorge http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58369655-78/thomas-county-boat-boater.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58369655-78/thomas-county-boat-boater.html.csp">Third day of search for boater presumed drowned at Flaming Gorge</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="2014-09-03T21:05:56.335-06:00">Updated Sep 3, 2014 09:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In boats, on shore and in the water, search and rescue workers and divers again took to Flaming Gorge Reservoir on Wednesday in hopes of finding and recovering the body of boater missing since Monday. Daggett County sheriff’s dispatchers said that as of Wednesday afternoon, the remains of 69-year-old Charles Darrell Thomas of Riverton, presumed to have drowned when his small boat capsized in choppy waves 4 p.m. Monday, had not been found. Thomas and his unidentified, 62-year-old female friend w...</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> 58369655@www.sltrib.com Wed, 03 Sep 2014 21:05:56 MDT Search resumes for boater lost at Flaming Gorge http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58363596-78/search-county-thomas-boat.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58363596-78/search-county-thomas-boat.html.csp">Search resumes for boater lost at Flaming Gorge</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="2014-09-02T22:19:44.011-06:00">Updated Sep 2, 2014 10:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Dive teams resumed their search Tuesday for a 69-year-old fisherman whose boat capsized on Flaming Gorge Reservoir over the Labor Day weekend. Daggett County sheriff’s spokeswoman Susie Potter said that Charles Darrell Thomas of Riverton was in a small boat with an electric motor, traveling between Antelope Flats and the Lucerne Marina when windblown waves overturned the craft about 4 p.m. Monday. An unidentified 62-year-old woman, described as Thomas’ girlfriend, “was able to swim to shore, wh...</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> 58363596@www.sltrib.com Tue, 02 Sep 2014 22:19:44 MDT Utah man convicted of murder, but motive still unknown http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58344280-78/saenz-olsen-thomas-police.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58344280-78/saenz-olsen-thomas-police.html.csp">Utah man convicted of murder, but motive still unknown</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jessica Miller</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-02T09:19:38.545-06:00">Updated Sep 2, 2014 09:19AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">There were only two people standing in the grassy field near Fort Duchesne on April 11 of last year. Elvis Zachary Olsen, who died there after being shot three times. And Jesse Anthony Saenz, the 24-year-old man who was convicted by a jury last month of murdering the man. But even after a police investigation and a weeklong display of evidence at Saenz’s trial, Uintah County Attorney Mark Thomas said Wednesday there is still one question left unanswered: Why did Saenz do it? “Any motive that we...</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> 58344280@www.sltrib.com Tue, 02 Sep 2014 09:19:38 MDT Cops raid Magna home, arrest 2 in Heber SWAT thefts http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58334598-78/police-stolen-heber-swat.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58334598-78/police-stolen-heber-swat.html.csp">Cops raid Magna home, arrest 2 in Heber SWAT thefts</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="2014-08-27T17:34:32.219-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 05:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Multiple law enforcement agencies raided a Magna home early Monday morning, arresting two suspects in a still ongoing investigation into the theft of firearms and gear from several Heber City SWAT vehicles. Heber Senior Police Officer Xela Thomas said officers from her department, joined by Wasatch County sheriff’s deputies, Unified Police and a UPD SWAT team, served a search warrant on the residence at 2870 S. 8900 West about 4 a.m. Nine people initially were detained and questioned before two...</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> 58334598@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 17:34:32 MDT Utah lands commitment from 2015 CB/WR Chris Barr http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58318978-59/barr-utah-com-christian.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/utahsports/58318978-59/barr-utah-com-christian.html.csp">Utah lands commitment from 2015 CB/WR Chris Barr</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Matthew Piper</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-20T17:57:49.376-06:00">Updated Aug 20, 2014 05:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">&lt;freeform&gt; Florida, the domain of Utah recruiters Kalani Sitake and Dennis Erickson, is picking up some Ute fans. Trinity Christian Academy’s Chris Barr became the latest Florida product to commit to the U. on Wednesday, tweeting the following: &lt;blockquote class=”twitter-tweet” data-cards=”hidden” lang=”en”&gt;&lt;p&gt;I have officially committed to the UNIVERSITY OF UTAH. &lt;a href=”http://t.co/X4eqFTiG3A”&gt;pic.twitter.com/X4eqFTiG3A&lt;/a&gt;&lt;/p&gt;&mdash; Chris Barr (@2Smoo...</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> 58318978@www.sltrib.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 17:57:49 MDT Superintendent leaving; second top Utah ed official to depart http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58300865-78/board-menlove-state-superintendent.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58300865-78/board-menlove-state-superintendent.html.csp">Superintendent leaving; second top Utah ed official to depart</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By lisa schencker</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-15T21:48:45.446-06:00">Updated Aug 15, 2014 09:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A second top Utah education official will leave his post this month, state leaders announced Friday. State Superintendent Martell Menlove announced in March he would retire this year, but he said at the time he would wait until his replacement was found. But state school board chair David Crandall said on Friday that next week will likely be Menlove’s last in the office, though he’ll help with the transition as needed. State school board leaders said on Friday they’ve chosen an interim superint...</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> 58300865@www.sltrib.com Fri, 15 Aug 2014 21:48:45 MDT Manning’s old pal Tamme steps up with Thomas out http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58254362-77/manning-tamme-broncos-defense.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58254362-77/manning-tamme-broncos-defense.html.csp">Manning’s old pal Tamme steps up with Thomas out</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ARNIE STAPLETON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-02T23:12:08.167-06:00">Updated Aug 2, 2014 11:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Denver • Julius Thomas missed the Denver Broncos’ annual summer scrimmage with a bruised thigh, so Jacob Tamme stepped up and played the starring role alongside Peyton Manning. Tamme stretched out and snared Manning’s high pass for a one-handed 17-yard touchdown grab with Omar Bolden in coverage, the highlight of the short scrimmage before 38,620 fans on a sun-drenched Saturday afternoon at Sports Authority Field. “Jacob is always there when you need him,” said Manning, who also played with Tamm...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582543622014-08-02T23:12:08.167-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-02T23:12:08.167-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58254362@www.sltrib.com Sat, 02 Aug 2014 23:12:08 MDT Chiefs’ De’Anthony Thomas making big statement http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58254368-77/thomas-chiefs-already-camp.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58254368-77/thomas-chiefs-already-camp.html.csp">Chiefs’ De’Anthony Thomas making big statement</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVE SKRETTA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-02T23:11:01.683-06:00">Updated Aug 2, 2014 11:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">St. Joseph, Mo. • The diminutive dude wearing the No. 1 jersey took the swing pass near the far sideline. He made the first defender miss, turned up field and made a couple more miss, and then wound his way all the way to the end zone. It was just like De’Anthony Thomas used to do in college. Now he’s doing it in the NFL. The quick, multi-talented running back was taken by the Kansas City Chiefs in the fourth round of May’s draft, and already the former Oregon standout has been making 31 other t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582543682014-08-02T23:11:01.683-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-02T23:11:01.683-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58254368@www.sltrib.com Sat, 02 Aug 2014 23:11:01 MDT Park City mayor to ski resort litigants: Get it together http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58241656-78/ski-resort-pcmr-talisker.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58241656-78/ski-resort-pcmr-talisker.html.csp">Park City mayor to ski resort litigants: Get it together</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Christopher Smart</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-31T10:42:40.883-06:00">Updated Jul 31, 2014 10:42AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Park City Mayor Jack Thomas — along with most residents of Utah’s premier ski town — is losing patience with the land-lease dispute between Talisker Corp. and Park City Mountain Resort (PCMR) that threatens to shutter the ski resort for the upcoming ski season and cripple the local economy. In a public statement, the mayor scolded both sides for not reaching an agreement that would keep PCMR open for the 2014-15 ski season and the foreseeable future. Thomas’ statement comes on the heels of an 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> 58241656@www.sltrib.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:42:40 MDT Lions postpone talks with Suh http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58234271-77/suh-team-contract-lions.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58234271-77/suh-team-contract-lions.html.csp">Lions postpone talks with Suh</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T21:29:59.487-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 09:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Allen Park, Mich. • The Detroit Lions are postponing contract talks with All-Pro defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh until after the season. Suh is entering the final season of his contract, and team president Tom Lewand and general manager Martin Mayhew said before practice Monday that negotiations are being tabled. Lewand and Mayhew both expressed optimism that a deal can eventually be reached. If the two sides can’tagree after the season, the Lions could still keep Suh by using their franchise tag...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582342712014-07-28T21:29:59.487-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-28T21:29:59.487-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58234271@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 21:29:59 MDT The Big Hurt and Joe Torre headline MLB Hall of Fame class http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58230352-77/torre-baseball-thomas-hall.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58230352-77/torre-baseball-thomas-hall.html.csp">The Big Hurt and Joe Torre headline MLB Hall of Fame class</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOHN KEKIS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-27T22:55:28.701-06:00">Updated Jul 27, 2014 10:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cooperstown, N.Y. • Frank Thomas choked back tears, Joe Torre apologized for leaving people out of his speech and Tony La Russa said he felt uneasy. Being enshrined in the Hall of Fame can have those effects, even on the greats. Thomas, pitchers Tom Glavine and Greg Maddux, and managers Bobby Cox, Torre and La Russa were inducted into the baseball shrine Sunday, and all paid special tribute to their families before an adoring crowd of nearly 50,000. “I’m speechless. Thanks for having me in your ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582303522014-07-27T22:55:28.701-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-27T22:55:28.701-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58230352@www.sltrib.com Sun, 27 Jul 2014 22:55:28 MDT