VALLEY - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/VALLEY News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Yakima Valley hops growers face worker shortage http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58416815-79/hop-growers-workers-hops.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58416815-79/hop-growers-workers-hops.html.csp">Yakima Valley hops growers face worker shortage</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-15T14:13:01.732-06:00">Updated Sep 15, 2014 02:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Harrah, Wash. • Normally, Joel Cervantes would be plowing hop yards, repairing equipment or watering down the dusty roadways of Double R Hop Ranches. But with seasonal workers scarce across the Yakima Valley, Cervantes last week unloaded hop vines by hand into the picking machine, an exhausting, dusty, entry-level task. “Last year it wasn’t this bad,” said Cervantes, 25. “I didn’t unload last year.” The Yakima Herald-Republic reported Monday that the scarcity of agricultural workers, many years ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584168152014-09-15T14:13:01.732-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-15T14:13:01.732-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58416815@www.sltrib.com Mon, 15 Sep 2014 14:13:01 MDT West Valley mom allegedly stabs her two children http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58409470-78/galvis-west-valley-police.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58409470-78/galvis-west-valley-police.html.csp">West Valley mom allegedly stabs her two children</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By pamela manson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-13T22:32:03.912-06:00">Updated Sep 13, 2014 10:32PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">West Valley City • A neighbor of a West Valley City mother who police allege stabbed two of her children Saturday morning said she has never known the woman to get angry. “I’ve never seen anything other than her being a loving and caring mother,” Sharon Jensen said. “I’m just totally shocked.” Police allege the mother, Mary Galvis, stabbed her 12-year-old daughter and 8-year-old son multiple times until their father was able to stop the attack. Witnesses say Galvis stabbed the children severa...</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> 58409470@www.sltrib.com Sat, 13 Sep 2014 22:32:03 MDT NFL’s Washington team offers donation to Monument Valley http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58365453-190/team-monument-schools-valley.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58365453-190/team-monument-schools-valley.html.csp">NFL’s Washington team offers donation to Monument Valley</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TOM WHARTON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-02T23:31:07.872-06:00">Updated Sep 2, 2014 11:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The controversy over the Washington NFL football team’s nickname has come to San Juan County. Representatives of the NFL team’s Original Americans Foundation attended last Friday night’s football game between Whitehorse and Monument Valley. According to the Navajo Times, the foundation offered Monument Valley $30,000 for its athletic program. But school district officials dispute that figure and said the donation needs to go through proper channels before it can be accepted. San Juan County Sch...</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> 58365453@www.sltrib.com Tue, 02 Sep 2014 23:31:07 MDT Silicon Valley struggles to speak FDA’s language http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58402151-79/fda-health-company-tech.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58402151-79/fda-health-company-tech.html.csp">Silicon Valley struggles to speak FDA’s language</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MATTHEW PERRONE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-11T09:26:01.772-06:00">Updated Sep 11, 2014 09:26AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • From Apple’s new smartwatch that tracks heartbeats to contact lenses that measure blood sugar — Silicon Valley is pouring billions into gadgets and apps designed to transform health care. But the tech giants that have famously disrupted so many industries are now facing their own unexpected disruption: regulation. Google co-founder Sergey Brin recently expressed his frustration with the complex web of rules that govern the field. “Health is just so heavily regulated,” Brin told indu...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584021512014-09-11T09:26:01.772-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-11T09:26:01.772-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58402151@www.sltrib.com Thu, 11 Sep 2014 09:26:01 MDT West Valley City police chief stresses ‘cultural awareness’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58389153-78/percent-police-department-officers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58389153-78/percent-police-department-officers.html.csp">West Valley City police chief stresses ‘cultural awareness’</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="2014-09-09T08:22:24.626-06:00">Updated Sep 9, 2014 08:22AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Responding to a news report that his department is among the least “racially balanced” in the country, West Valley City Police Chief Lee Russo stressed Monday that his force focuses on being “culturally aware” instead of just “culturally represented.” “The most critical concern is cultural awareness,” Russo said. “To make sure that every officer responds with sensitivity and respect. ... It’s really important to understand the varying cultures represented within the community.” In a story publi...</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> 58389153@www.sltrib.com Tue, 09 Sep 2014 08:22:24 MDT Letter: WVC frustrates residents who want to cycle http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58378262-82/valley-west-cycling-cyclists.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58378262-82/valley-west-cycling-cyclists.html.csp">Letter: WVC frustrates residents who want to cycle</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-05T16:52:02.511-06:00">Updated Sep 5, 2014 04:52PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The recent letter by Thomas Jackson (“West Valley won’t support safe cycling,” August 29) saying that West Valley City is not helping cyclists hit the nail on the head! I have been cycling from west to east across this valley for over 30 years as a commuter or for pleasure, and I have always seen that the ratio of cyclists on the roads or bike trails is about 50 cyclists in the north, east, or south compared to the one cyclist on the west side of the valley. Now I understand the correlation betw...</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> 58378262@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Sep 2014 16:52:02 MDT Dennis Nordfelt dies at 71; led UHP and West Valley City http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58355888-90/nordfelt-utah-uhp-dennis.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58355888-90/nordfelt-utah-uhp-dennis.html.csp">Dennis Nordfelt dies at 71; led UHP and West Valley City</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="2014-08-30T21:19:56.558-06:00">Updated Aug 30, 2014 09:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Dennis Nordfelt, the former superintendent of the Utah Highway Patrol and the former police chief and mayor in West Valley City, died Saturday. He was 71. Nordfelt died at his home in West Valley City, likely due to complications from pneumonia, said his son, Dennis Junior Nordfelt. Nordfelt was serving on the Utah Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control Commission at the time of his death. He was the West Valley City police chief from 1987 to 1998, then its mayor from 2002 to 2010. Upon Nordf...</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> 58355888@www.sltrib.com Sat, 30 Aug 2014 21:19:56 MDT Concert preview: Time Jumpers and Vince Gill will make a stop at Deer Valley http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58343167-223/jumpers-gill-vince-taylor.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58343167-223/jumpers-gill-vince-taylor.html.csp">Concert preview: Time Jumpers and Vince Gill will make a stop at Deer Valley</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="2014-08-29T10:36:46.597-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 10:36AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Park City Institute will wrap up its St. Regis Big Stars, Bright Nights summer concerts at Deer Valley on Aug. 30 with a big swing. Some of Nashville’s best studio musicians — accordionist and keyboardist Jeff Taylor, bassist Brad Albin, fiddlers Larry Franklin, Kenny Sears and Joe Spivey, steel guitarist Paul Franklin, acoustic guitarist “Ranger Doug” Green, electric guitarist Andy Reiss, drummer Billy Thomas, vocalist Dawn Sears and electric guitarist Vince Gill, collectively known as the ...</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> 58343167@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 10:36:46 MDT Letter: West Valley won’t support safe cycling http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58352129-82/valley-west-county-support.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58352129-82/valley-west-county-support.html.csp">Letter: West Valley won’t support safe cycling</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-31T21:55:48.296-06:00">Updated Aug 31, 2014 09:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Recently Salt Lake County announced the building of 87 new miles of bike lanes throughout the valley. County Mayor Ben McAdams and the county council generously support new bicycle infrastructure with $814,000. Eight cities applied for this new county money. West Valley City chose to not submit an application. The result is that cities such as Sandy and Holladay will benefit with safer roads. West Valley and Mayor Ron Bigelow seem unable or unwilling to support safe cycling routes to schools 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> 58352129@www.sltrib.com Sun, 31 Aug 2014 21:55:48 MDT Where you can watch, listen to the Aggies http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58351699-55/network-cache-valley-aggies.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/ususports/58351699-55/network-cache-valley-aggies.html.csp">Where you can watch, listen to the Aggies</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T10:50:03.158-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 10:50AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Aggies might be traveling across the country for their opener, but USU fans have plenty of ways to follow their team. The game will be televised nationally on the SEC Network, which unlike the Pac-12's network has an agreement with DirecTV making it easier for fans who don't travel to see the game. It will be broadcast on DirecTV Ch. 611 and carried on Dish Network Ch. 408 and Comcast Ch. 286 in Cache Valley. For the radio folks, KVNU 610 AM in Cache Valley is the flagship station for footba...</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> 58351699@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 10:50:03 MDT Salt Lake City drivers now officially worse than average http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58339148-90/accident-allstate-average-drivers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58339148-90/accident-allstate-average-drivers.html.csp">Salt Lake City drivers now officially worse than average</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lee Davidson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-28T20:47:40.257-06:00">Updated Aug 28, 2014 08:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">It may not be news to motorists who battle traffic every day, but Salt Lake City drivers are now officially worse than average. That’s according to the annual Allstate America’s Best Drivers Report released Tuesday. Last year, Salt Lake City drivers matched the national average of a typical driver having an accident once about every 10 years. But the new report says Salt Lakers now average an accident every 9.7 years — or 3.4 percent more frequently than average. Salt Lake City still ranks No. ...</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> 58339148@www.sltrib.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 20:47:40 MDT Restaurateur impressing Salt Lake with good food, hard work http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58294190-223/nguyen-lake-salt-business.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58294190-223/nguyen-lake-salt-business.html.csp">Restaurateur impressing Salt Lake with good food, hard work</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kathy Stephenson</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-20T19:30:18.881-06:00">Updated Aug 20, 2014 07:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Like a keen sailor on the changing sea, Mai Nguyen knows the ebb and flow of the restaurant business. Over the past two decades, she and her family have owned several Utah eateries, seeking new concepts to entice diners, but unafraid to change direction if a business no longer proves profitable. “We fail many, many times,” Nguyen said of her family that now operates four Salt Lake Valley restaurants. “It’s part of success for me.” It is that fearless, internal strength that recently earned Nguye...</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> 58294190@www.sltrib.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 19:30:18 MDT Golf: Holes-in-one http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58310134-77/valley-177-conlin-dick.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58310134-77/valley-177-conlin-dick.html.csp">Golf: Holes-in-one</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T16:46:03.101-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 04:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Hidden Valley • Kevin Conlin. No. 4 (Valley), 177 yards, 8-iron. With Teach Fratto and Dick Fassio.</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> 58310134@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 16:46:03 MDT Prep football preview: Monument Valley Cougars http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58300548-77/players-football-valley-cougars.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58300548-77/players-football-valley-cougars.html.csp">Prep football preview: Monument Valley Cougars</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tom wharton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T09:16:14.681-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 09:16AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">EDITOR’S NOTE • This is one in a series of previews of Utah’s high school football programs. They will run throughout the summer leading up to the 2014 regular season, which begins Aug. 21. Monument Valley Cougars Playing football for Monument Valley High School isn’t easy. The school is located on the edge of the iconic scenic valley right on the Utah-Arizona border, meaning long-distance travel for the majority of its games. Most of the athletes have never played the game before strappin...</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> 58300548@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 09:16:14 MDT Fugitive hunted by Salt Lake Valley cops after chase http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58296244-78/stout-police-lake-salt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58296244-78/stout-police-lake-salt.html.csp">Fugitive hunted by Salt Lake Valley cops after chase</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="2014-08-14T17:03:18.92-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 05:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Police throughout Salt Lake Valley were on the lookout Thursday for an “armed and dangerous” fugitive who led officers on a prolonged high-speed chase before ditching his car — and a female companion — as he fled on foot. The 25-year-old woman who was with him early Thursday morning was caught by police after she, too, tried to run from where the car was abandoned, at 627 E. 5400 South in Murray. The woman was booked into the Salt Lake County jail on suspicion of fleeing police, but 26-year-old ...</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> 58296244@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 17:03:18 MDT West Valley City police find missing 6-year-old boy http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58293893-78/police-valley-west-kip.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58293893-78/police-valley-west-kip.html.csp">West Valley City police find missing 6-year-old boy</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By erin alberty</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-13T16:46:22.387-06:00">Updated Aug 13, 2014 04:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Police have found a 6-year-old boy who disappeared in West Valley City earlier Wednesday. Kip Phillips was found safe at a neighbor’s home. Police began searching Wednesday afternoon, when the child was reported missing. ealberty@sltrib.com</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> 58293893@www.sltrib.com Wed, 13 Aug 2014 16:46:22 MDT UHP: West Valley City man identified as I-80 crash victim http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58288281-78/crash-curtis-uhp-alcohol.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58288281-78/crash-curtis-uhp-alcohol.html.csp">UHP: West Valley City man identified as I-80 crash victim</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="2014-08-12T21:06:44.123-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 09:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Utah Highway Patrol on Tuesday released the identity a man killed in weekend crash on Interstate 80 near East Canyon. UHP Sgt. Todd Royce said Marc D. Curtis, 48, of West Valley City, died when the stolen Nissan he was driving crashed about 8 a.m. Sunday morning on I-80 near mile marker 133. Troopers suspect that drugs or alcohol, along with excessive speed, played roles in the crash, but it remained under investigation. Furthermore, Curtis was not wearing a seatbelt, UHP said. The westboun...</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> 58288281@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 21:06:44 MDT Motorcyclist dies in fiery West Valley City crash with semi http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58276081-78/west-semi-4000-valley.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58276081-78/west-semi-4000-valley.html.csp">Motorcyclist dies in fiery West Valley City crash with semi</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="2014-08-08T22:03:10.911-06:00">Updated Aug 8, 2014 10:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">West Valley City police were investigating a motorcyclist’s fiery fatal collision with a semi-trailer rig late Friday morning. Police Lt. Dalan Taylor said the accident occurred just before 11 a.m. at 4580 S. 4000 West. The motorcyclist was later identified as Jay Nielson, 39, of Holladay. The semi was northbound on 4000 West when it crashed with the motorcycle in the intersection. It was not immediately known what direction the biker was traveling. However, upon impact the motorcycle’s gas ta...</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> 58276081@www.sltrib.com Fri, 08 Aug 2014 22:03:10 MDT Six Utah cities plan to put UTOPIA question to voters http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58268930-78/cities-utopia-valley-west.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58268930-78/cities-utopia-valley-west.html.csp">Six Utah cities plan to put UTOPIA question to voters</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By TONY SEMERAD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-07T22:39:11.031-06:00">Updated Aug 7, 2014 10:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">West Valley City • Voters in six Wasatch Front cities may get their say this fall on whether UTOPIA’s high-speed municipal network should be run by a private company in exchange for a monthly utility fee. In a joint appearance Wednesday, mayors for West Valley City, Layton, Midvale, Tremonton, Brigham City and Perry announced plans to put some version of that question on November’s ballot, pending the go-ahead from their respective city councils. “This will give our residents a chance for their ...</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> 58268930@www.sltrib.com Thu, 07 Aug 2014 22:39:11 MDT West Valley City woman charged with automobile homicide http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58261264-78/falls-automobile-charged-homicide.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58261264-78/falls-automobile-charged-homicide.html.csp">West Valley City woman charged with automobile homicide</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Erin Alberty</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-05T20:58:10.558-06:00">Updated Aug 5, 2014 08:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A West Valley City woman is charged with automobile homicide in a fatal crash in May in South Salt Lake. In charges filed Monday, police wrote that Tiffany Edro Falls, 24, had a blood alcohol content more than twice the legal limit when she was driving a Chevy Malibu on May 10 near 3791 S. 700 West. Falls allegedly was driving north when she crossed into the southbound lanes. The Malibu collided head-on with a southbound Dodge Durango. Falls’ passenger, Norma Black, 31, died from injuries she s...</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> 58261264@www.sltrib.com Tue, 05 Aug 2014 20:58:10 MDT