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This 1912 play once comforted children facing death. Now Utah students will perform a new adaptation.  Salt Lake Tribune

Ash is dying. Confined to a tiny bedroom, the girl can only look at the world she would like to visit. But through her window, she strikes up conversations with ...



Mark Smith, longest-serving sexton and 'champion' of the Salt Lake City municipal cemetery, dies at 55  Salt Lake Tribune

For 20 years, Mark Smith was a near-constant presence at the historic Salt Lake City Cemetery, where he served as its 31st and longest-serving sexton. He was ...



The Post Office set to premiere in conjunction with Rose Exposed; companion piece to upcoming UN Civil Society Conference in SLC  The Utah Review

Of all his works as a Bengali dramatist, The Post Office has become Rabindranath Tagore's (1861-1941) most famous play. It was completed in 1912, a year ...



2 burned by pressure cooker at Cottonwood High School, taken to hospital  KJZZ

(KUTV) -- A student and teacher were transported to the hospital with burns on their arms and legs after an incident during a cooking class on the Cottonwood ...



Rookie Cottonwood High robotics team made of mostly refugees qualifies for world championship  KSL.com

A group of Cottonwood High School students are trying to raise money to compete in a world robotics championship after winning a regional competition.



Cottonwood High’s all-refugee team competes in Utah’s first regional robotics competition  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah -- Cottonwood High School students entered this year's first regional robotics competition held at the Maverik Center in West Valley ...



Cottonwood High Robotics Club needs help with raising money for national competition  KUTV 2News

The Cottonwood High School Robotics Club needs your help to get to the National Robotics competition. Cottonwood High's Robotics Club, comprised of mostly ...



Pay it Forward: Cottonwood High baseball team delivers poinsettias to veterans  KUTV 2News

The Cottonwood High School baseball team is bringing Christmas to veterans at the William Christofferson Salt Lake Veterans Home. Coach Jason Crawford ...



250 teens, 5 high schools, 1 Facebook Live concert — Thierry Fischer is about to lead Utah's first...  Deseret News

The 90 young musicians in rehearsal were riveted. When they weren't playing and taking Thierry Fischer's advice to heart, they were silent, absorbing every ...



Utah Symphony Music Director Thierry Fischer Launches 'Adopt A School' Program  Broadway World

Utah Symphony and Music Director Thierry Fischer announced a new Education Outreach program, Adopt A School, that highlights the importance of classical ...



Refugee robotics team receives sponsorship, 5K donation from Boeing  KHOU.com

The team from Cottonwood High School in Salt Lake City, Utah made it to the FIRST Robotics Championship with a robot made from donated scraps and ...



Wasatch Front's Sterling Scholar finalists shine bright in final judging at Cottonwood High School  KSL.com

Some danced, others presented artwork and still others wowed judges with their science prowess in the Wasatch Front's final round of judging in the Deseret ...



Cottonwood High School swimmer being called 'Utah's best ever'  Murray Journal

Potentially Utah's best high school swimmer ever hopes to lead her Cottonwood team to the state championship this winter.



Thierry Fischer, Utah Symphony's music director since 2009, will step down in 2022  Salt Lake Tribune

Thierry Fischer, who as conductor and music director of the Utah Symphony is credited with revitalizing the state's biggest classical music organization, will be ...



Letter: Utah's high-tech charter schools have been successful  Salt Lake Tribune

Thank you for your recent editorial on Utah charter schools (“Time to grow up,” May 12). Six charter schools are often cited as among the state's best. They were ...



Cottonwood's Lockwood named western regional swim coach of the year  Murray Journal

Assistant Cottonwood High School swim coaches Kailee Sandberg (L) and Ashton Palmer (R) surround the Colts' NFHS Regional Swim and Dive Coach of the ...



Cottonwood High teacher accused of sexually abusing student  Deseret News

A first year teacher at Cottonwood High School has been arrested and accused of sexually abusing a 15-year-old student.



Cottonwood High teacher charged with abusing student 'just wanted to have sex,' warrant states  Deseret News

A 15-year-old girl told her high school teacher "they could not have a relationship" because he was married and had children, according to a recently released ...



Murray high schools claim one state title and two second place finishes in 2018  Murray Journal

Soccer 5: Senior Abbi Graham looks to turn her defender during the 5A state championship game at Rio Tinto Stadium. Though the Spartans finished second, ...



How to Build a Robot  Salt Lake Magazine

The all-American FIRST Robotics team from Cottonwood High School included refugees from 7 countries. Meet the "Underdogs."



Utah Symphony conductor Thierry Fischer's next job will be in São Paulo, Brazil  Salt Lake Tribune

Thierry Fischer, conductor and music director of the Utah Symphony, will become the new principal conductor of the São Paulo Symphony Orchestra.



After developing into an MLB draft prospect, Ute star Oliver Dunn will be missed in multiple ways  Salt Lake Tribune

Nothing about Oliver Dunn's steady improvement in three seasons as Utah's second baseman is surprising to Chris Shelton, who witnessed Dunn's growth in ...



Something in the DNA? Hillcrest High senior follows brother's path to top Sterling Scholar award  KSL.com

Brother, brother. Twice in four years, two brothers have been selected General Sterling Scholar in the Deseret News\/KSL Sterling Scholar program.



Harlem Wizards bust a move while supporting kids below the poverty line  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

The Harlem Wizards are a world-renowned basketball show team with amazing tricks, dunks and alley-oops. The team travels the country and world putting on a ...



Is it a concert faux pas to clap between movements at a symphony concert? Here's what some of Utah's...  Deseret News

I don't feel like I'm a teacher and I have to tell the audience how to react," said Thierry Fischer, Utah Symphony's music director.



Oliver Dunn Gets Drafted in 11th Round  Daily Utah Chronicle

Although the baseball season ended a few weeks ago, there is still time to celebrate as the Major League Baseball draft wrapped up on Wednesday, June 5.



See the locals who have been selected on the third day of the Major League Baseball draft  Deseret News

A total of eight players with direct local ties were drafted by Major League Baseball organizations this season, with Utah's Oliver Dunn being selected by the ...



Red All Over: Ex-Ute C.J. Cron is having a nice season in Minnesota. And ex-Ute Donnie Tillman reportedly is visiting Rutgers.  Salt Lake Tribune

Red All Over is a weekly newsletter covering University of Utah athletics. Subscribe here. Thanks to his three years in the Utah baseball program and stints in ...



Cottonwood High School football coach Josh Lyman resigns  Deseret News

SALT LAKE CITY — Cottonwood High School football coach Josh Lyman resigned Wednesday as a coach and teacher. According to a short statement from the ...



U.S. team made up of refugees hoping to win big in robotics competition at GRB  KHOU.com

Team 'Underdog' is made up of teens from 7 different countries. They're one of the 3700 teams competing in Houston this weekend.



Cottonwood High coach accused of inappropriate contact with student  Fox 13 Now - Salt Lake City

MURRAY -- Cottonwood High School head football coach Josh Lyman is on paid administrative leave after he was accused of inappropriately touching a female ...



Republican establishment, party hardliners battle over future of the Utah GOP during Salt Lake County convention  Salt Lake Tribune

Utah Republicans have been experiencing tumultuous times — a congressional district and several state legislative seats turned blue in the 2018 election, their ...



High school football: Murray wins a pair to clinch Region 6 playoff berth  Deseret News

Murray beat West in the first half of Tuesday's three-way play-in game and then Skyline in the second half to clinch the No. 4 seed from Region 6.



Salt Lake County Councilwoman Aimee Winder Newton is considering a run for governor  Salt Lake Tribune

Add another name to the growing list of potential Utah gubernatorial candidates in the 2020 election. Salt Lake County Councilwoman Aimee Winder Newton ...



Bridge-building candidates make inroads in Davis County GOP, even as party members refuse to stand down on SB54  Salt Lake Tribune

Davis County Republicans over the weekend picked a group of self-described bridge builders to represent them on the party's state central committee ...



100-plus Christmas events to celebrate the holidays in Utah  Deseret News

SALT LAKE CITY — Start off the holidays with these family-friendly events throughout Utah. Note: This list is not all-inclusive, and events and prices are subject ...



Cottonwood High senior makes the US Women's National Wheelchair Basketball Team  Murray Journal

Cottonwood High School is home to a potential 2020 Paralympic women's basketball player.



Cottonwood High volunteer coach speaks about why he was forced to leave  ksl.com

A long-time athletic donor and \ncoach at Cottonwood High School was \nunexpectedly told this \nweek to pack up his equipment and leave as a \nvolunteer ...



Cleveland Browns sign center Lo Falemaka  247Sports

The Cleveland Browns announced the following in a press release: BEREA, Ohio -- The Cleveland Browns have signed C Lo Falemaka. Falemaka (6-5, 303) is ...



KUTV Holiday Pops Concert to feature 'The Backwards Piano Man'  KUTV 2News

(KUTV) -- The KUTV Holiday Pops Concert, featuring Chief Meteorologist Sterling Poulson as music director kicks off the holiday season this Saturday, ...



Some big GOP names vying for slots on the party's State Central Committee  Utah Policy

Some interesting names are popping up on the list of Salt Lake County Republicans who want to be on the Utah Republican Party's State Central Committee ...



Cottonwood benefactor built football program into success, only to be told to leave  Salt Lake Tribune

This is an archived article that was published on sltrib.com in 2012, and information in the article may be outdated. It is provided only for personal research ...



Family of high school student killed in quadruple shooting in South Salt Lake speaks  fox13now.com

SOUTH SALT LAKE -- The teenager shot and killed in a quadruple shooting in South Salt Lake City Thursday night as been identified, and on Friday his family ...



'Trib Talk': What's the point of political parties?  Salt Lake Tribune

Both the Utah Republican and Democratic parties will elect new leaders in the coming weeks, which many voters and elected officials hope will usher in new ...



New football coach, principal for Cottonwood High  Deseret News

Cottonwood High has a new head football coach — and a new principal.



No criminal charges against Cottonwood coach Josh Lyman, prosecutors confirm  Deseret News

The Cottonwood High School football coach accused of having inappropriate physical contact with a female student will not face criminal charges after ...



About Utah: Q&A with former Kearns, Cottonwood principal Reed Wahlquist  Deseret News

In an 11-year stretch as principal at Kearns High School and then Cottonwood High School, Reed Wahlquist cut a memorable swath.



Better than an Oscar: Refugee women in Utah recognized for self-reliance and individual accomplishments  Salt Lake Tribune

To the 25 honorees at Saturday's Self-Reliance Award ceremony at the Salt Lake County Government Center, the recognition was more valuable — and more ...



Man who killed Cottonwood High football coach sent to prison  Deseret News

A man who pleaded guilty to hitting and killing an assistant Cottonwood High football coach while driving under the influence was ordered to prison Monday.



Lindon's Maeser Preparatory Academy holds Utah's top spot on U.S. News school rankings for second year  Salt Lake Tribune

Karl G. Maeser Preparatory Academy, a Lindon charter school for students in grades 7 through 12, has retained its position as Utah's best high school in the ...



Utah robotics competition teaches students life lessons in collaboration  Deseret News

When you combine video game technology with the principals of business and teamwork, you have an environment fit for fierce competition and high-level ...



Cottonwood teacher makes the best out of a bad situation  ksl.com

Patricia Bergstrom has nothing but good things to stay about \nCottonwood High School, the school that's about to become her \nformer workplace.



Former Utah teacher sentenced to jail time for sexually abusing teen student  fox13now.com

SALT LAKE COUNTY, Utah -- A former Utah teacher will spend a year in jail after he pleaded guilty to a charge of sexually abusing a minor student. Corbin ...



Who funds Utah legislators' campaigns? Special interests provide 82% of money, while voters in lawmakers' own districts gave only 6%.  Salt Lake Tribune

Incoming Utah legislators collected only 6 percent of their campaign donations during the 2018 election year from voters who actually live in their districts.



Community calendar for the week of Dec. 14, 2018  Deseret News

Click here to see additional holiday events. Click here to see a list of holiday lights. MUSIC/DANCE. Bar J Wranglers Christmas Concert, Dec. 14, 7 p.m., Woods ...



Police ID 16-year-old victim of fatal South Salt Lake shooting  Gephardt Daily

South Salt Lake police have identified the boy shot to death Tuesday as he walked home from school.



On Pitch Performing Arts Announces Open Auditions for INTO THE WOODS  Broadway World

The world of twisted fairytales comes to Layton this fal! The Tony award winning musical Into the Woods performs at On Pitch Performing Arts October 4th-19th.



Community calendar for the week of Dec. 21, 2018  Deseret News

Click here to see additional holiday events. Click here to see a list of holiday lights. MUSIC/DANCE. Christmas on Temple Square, Dec. 21-22, noon-9 p.m., ...



Educators, parents see four-year high school as 'a better pedagogical model'  Deseret News

The Granite Board of Education is considering proposals to change Cottonwood and Cyprus high schools into 9-12 schools, a model unlike most schools in the ...



Pioneer Theatre Company Announces New Managing Director following 10-month National search  Broadway World

Following a ten-month national search, Pioneer Theatre Company announced today that Christopher Massimine will join the company on July 1, 2019 as the ...



South Salt Lake invests in helping refugees learn, succeed and thrive in Utah — and it's working  Salt Lake Tribune

This is an archived article that was published on sltrib.com in 2017, and information in the article may be outdated. It is provided only for personal research ...



High school football: Cottonwood Colts 2017 preview  Deseret News

Here's an in-depth look at the Cottonwood Colts football team heading into the 2017 season.



Murray-based women's semi-pro football continues to thrive, now with a five-year record of 49-2  Murray Journal

The Utah Falconz women's football team advanced to a third consecutive championship game this summer, but lost the title to the Texas Elite.



Here are the 2018 Wasatch Front Sterling Scholar winners and runners-up  Deseret News

Winners of the 2018 Sterling Scholar competition for the Wasatch Front Region.



Utah 5A State Champ Emma Walker Sends Verbal Commitment to Kansas  SwimSwam

Salt Lake City, Utah's Emma Walker has announced her verbal commitment to the University of Kansas where she plans to study special education.



Live with Jenny: Playing tackle football with Women's Football League's Utah Falconz  KUTV 2News

(KUTV) Salt Lake City is hosting the Independent Women's Football League (IWFL) National Championship July 20-22 at Cottonwood High School. The Utah ...



Coming spring 2019: Murray High football field to host semi-pro football  Murray Journal

Semi-pro football is coming to Murray High School's football field, but not for nearly a year.



Two U.S. Senate candidates from Utah have failed to file personal finance reports as required by federal law  Salt Lake Tribune

Washington • Two candidates for the U.S. Senate seat from Utah – Republicans Mike Kennedy and Larry Meyers — have not filed their personal financial ...



Deck the halls with holiday cheer with these upcoming events  Deseret News

From concerts to lights displays to musicals, the state of Utah is overflowing with events to bring the holiday spirit.



Holiday music fills Utah concert halls  Salt Lake Tribune

This is an archived article that was published on sltrib.com in 2016, and information in the article may be outdated. It is provided only for personal research ...



Enthusiastic, charismatic Utah politician Randy Horiuchi dies at age 61  Salt Lake Tribune

S.L. County politician Randy Horiuchi, known for his enthusiasm, charisma and unpredictability, dies at 61. By Mike Gorrell The Salt Lake Tribune. · November ...



Schedule of Utah high school graduations  Deseret News

Following is a list of high school graduations around the state, including student speakers for those schools that provided them. Most numbers listed for ...



Utah Football signs WR/S Taniela Pututau  Block U

The Utes have officially signed Taniela Pututau, the third Pututau to sign with the Utes, out of Cottonwood High School in SLC. The three-star rated wide ...



Mark Currell and Megan Myres each claim victory in the Deseret News Classic 5K  Deseret News

SALT LAKE CITY — Every year, as part of the Deseret News Classic, the Pioneer Day event that includes a marathon, half marathon and 10K, countless runners ...



What's the right approach to sex ed curriculum?  Deseret News

The first step out of the polarizing sex ed debate is recognizing that programs across the ideological spectrum are working and share many of the same ...



Monson: Kalani Sitake dances after big BYU win; others, like me, open their wallets  Salt Lake Tribune

“BYU wouldn't win this game if Joe Montana was its quarterback.” Yeah, I said that before the Cougars went out and beat Wisconsin at Camp Randall Stadium ...



Red sand on Utah state Capitol steps calls attention to sex trafficking  Deseret News

Preston Palmer lined seams in the front steps at the state Capitol with red sand Sunday to call attention to victims of human trafficking.



Utah high schools change how they accept gifts, donations  Deseret News

A series of events, and subsequent investigations and audits, at Timpview High School in Provo exposed the dilemma public school administrators have when ...



Most incumbents eliminate opponents at Salt Lake County GOP convention, but Jaren Davis forces Sen. Brian Zehnder into a primary  Salt Lake Tribune

Incumbents — with one exception — enjoyed a great day at Saturday's Salt Lake County Republican convention, as they wooed 1,600 delegates at Cottonwod ...



Police seek possible witnesses in fatal shooting of teen in South Salt Lake  Gephardt Daily

South Salt Lake police are asking for the public's help in identifying a van driver and a dog walker who were in the area of a homicide on Feb. 13, hoping the two ...



Canal Trail funding approved by Murray City Council  Murray Journal

Funding for improvements to Jordan and Salt Lake County Canal Trail was approved Murray City Council. (Photo/James Delliskave) ...



Utah refugees form cultural exchange with Ute tribe  Salt Lake Tribune

This is an archived article that was published on sltrib.com in 2012, and information in the article may be outdated. It is provided only for personal research ...



Utah's 2018 Sterling Scholar candidates: Wasatch Front Central area  Deseret News

See the students nominated from their respective schools in the Wasatch Front Central area.



Former NFL fullback teams up with coach Ron McBride to fight opioid epidemic in Utah  KSL.com

The former Cottonwood High standout signed a four-year rookie contract in 2011, and spent time floating between the Eagles\u2019 active roster and practice ...



Student says Utah Girls State dress code banning pantsuits is 'sexist,' plans to fight it  KUTV 2News

(KUTV) A Utah community activist is crying foul over an organization's decision to not allow girls to wear pantsuits at a statewide summer program for high school ...



District votes to close Granite High; students and parents react  KSL-TV

The fate of Granite High School is official: It will close its doors for the last time at the end of this school year.



Mitt Romney is praised by neighbors at his caucus; Democrat Jenny Wilson campaigns more against him than against her in-party opponents  Salt Lake Tribune

Mitt Romney once campaigned across America to win the GOP presidential nomination. His neighbor Kym Frey aimed at a smaller target Tuesday, asking their ...



Two Utah football players shot at party near U of U campus expected to recover  fox13now.com

SALT LAKE CITY -- Two men shot at a house party a block away from the University of Utah late Saturday night have been identified as University of Utah ...



Ex-Tiger Chris Shelton reflects on his remarkable rise and fall of 2006  MLive.com

Chris Shelton is best remembered for a stunning start to the 2006 season, and the memory of it remains *fresh* to this day for the former Detroit Tigers first ...



Special needs student in Utah scores touchdown  KIRO Seattle

A special needs student in Utah got to live an athletic dream on Thursday night, scoring a touchdown on the second-half kickoff for his high school football team.



Christmas concerts around the Salt Lake area  KSL.com

This holiday season on the Wasatch Front is filled with Christmas concerts everyone can enjoy.



Planners unveil blueprint for future of Wasatch canyons  Salt Lake Tribune

This is an archived article that was published on sltrib.com in 2015, and information in the article may be outdated. It is provided only for personal research ...



Utah's former football rising star gets new start at the game of life  Salt Lake Tribune

This is an archived article that was published on sltrib.com in 2011, and information in the article may be outdated. It is provided only for personal research ...



Utah charter schools: After 10 years, proponents say they're a success, but not everyone agrees  Deseret News

SALT LAKE CITY — Brian Allen was furious. An involved father of four, he'd worked for years to land an invitation to sit on the community council at Cottonwood ...



Former Alabama QB Cooper Bateman embraces uphill battle as Utah QBs adjust to new OC  Deseret News

Former Alabama and Cottonwood High quarter Cooper Bateman embraces an uphill battle for playing time, as Utah adjusts to a new offensive coordinator.



In Red-State Utah, a Surge Toward Obamacare  The New York Times

Despite uncertainty about the Affordable Care Act's future, Utah had one of the biggest increases of any state in residents who signed up for its coverage this ...



Picture this: 80 photos of the heat, colors and jubilation of July  Deseret News

"Picture this" is a monthly collection of the best photos taken by Deseret News photojournalists.



Utah's National Merit Scholarship semifinalists announced  Salt Lake Tribune

This is an archived article that was published on sltrib.com in 2015, and information in the article may be outdated. It is provided only for personal research ...



Former Alabama Quarterback Cooper Bateman Enrolls at Utah  Block U

Former Alabama quarterback Cooper Bateman has transferred to Utah for his final season of college football. Bateman, who was a former four-star quarterback ...



Utah Symphony Announces Zion Bank MUSIC IN FILM Concert Series As Part Of The 2018-19 Season  Broadway World

Building upon the overwhelming audience appetite for film screenings coupled with live orchestra playing the score, the Utah Symphony announced its Zions ...



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