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Utah's Oliver Dunn stands as the state's top MLB draft prospect with his consistent approach  Deseret News

Since his early days playing as an undersized yet extremely confident high school freshman, Oliver Dunn has maintained a goal that is soon to be realized.



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 ...



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.



What's the next project for the Utah Symphony's Thierry Fischer? Cottonwood High musicians.  Salt Lake Tribune

They knew what to expect from the maestro, and in a flick and a roll of his hands, Cottonwood High School symphony musicians gave Utah Symphony Director ...



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 ...



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 ...



Refugees make their mark in robotics competition  KSL.com

A team of 14 recently immigrated Utah high school students made up almost entirely of refugees is competing against more than 1000 other teenagers in the ...



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, ...



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.



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 ...



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."



Cottonwood High teacher accused of sexually abusing student  KSL.com

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



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.



Here are the best photos made by Salt Lake Tribune photographers in March  Salt Lake Tribune

Winter seemed to break in March with snowy days dwindling — sort of — even before the first day of spring. College basketball's March Madness took over Salt ...



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 ...



Cottonwood High teacher charged with abusing student 'just wanted to have sex,' warrant states  KSL.com

MURRAY — 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 ...



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.



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, ...



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.



Cottonwood High School's Yuri Perez awarded teacher of the year  Cottonwood Holladay Journal

Cottonwood High School teacher Yuri Perez is awarded teacher of the year for his outstanding contribution to students.



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 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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Cool School: Cottonwood High School  fox13now.com

Big Budah went to Cottonwood High School in Murray Wednesday morning to highlight our Cool School of the Week.…



These are the 2019 Sterling Scholar nominees for the Wasatch Front Region, Central Area  Deseret News

The pursuit of excellence — in scholarship, leadership and citizenship — is what defines a Sterling Scholar in the state of Utah. Each high school senior who is ...



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 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

COTTONWOOD HEIGHTS — A long-time athletic donor and coach at Cottonwood High School was unexpectedly told this week to pack up his equipment and ...



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 ...



Julianne Davies, 50, Princeton  WJON News

Funeral Services will be held on Monday, June 3, 2019, at 10:30 AM at the Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home, Princeton, MN, for Julianne Davies who ...



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 ...



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.



Ute center Lo Falemaka has put adversity behind him and become a team leader  Deseret News

University of Utah center Lo Falemaka has become one of the Utes' top leaders in his sixth year of a career that has been plagued by injuries and adversity.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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.



New football coach, principal for Cottonwood High  Deseret News

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



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 ...



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.



Red sand on state Capitol steps calls attention to sex trafficking  KSL.com

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



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 ...



High school football: Cottonwood coach dies in New Jersey  Deseret News

Terry "Teko" Johnson, 41, who was hired earlier this year to be the new Cottonwood High football coach, passed away Wednesday morning in an Atlantic City ...



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.



2017 Sterling Scholar candidates: Wasatch Front Region, Central Area  Deseret News

"A Sterling Scholar is a high school senior who is publicly recognized and awarded for the pursuit of excellence in scholarship, leadership and citizenship in the ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



Former Alabama QB Cooper Bateman has enrolled at Utah. Whether he plays football is to be decided.  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.



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 ...



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.



From 'Nutcracker' to Harry Potter to Dickens, holiday shows bring money and new audiences to Utah arts groups  Salt Lake Tribune

For thousands of Utahns, a December trip to Salt Lake City's Capitol Theatre to see Ballet West's “The Nutcracker” is a tradition as hallowed as hanging ...



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 ...



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 ...



Brainiacs all, Wasatch Front's top high school seniors compete to become Sterling Scholars  KSL.com

From Ogden to Draper, the Wasatch Front's top high school seniors competed in the semifinals of the Deseret News\/KSL Sterling Scholars program Thursday.



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.



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 ...



Kent Crawford inducted into Utah Tennis Hall of Fame  Cottonwood Holladay Journal

Kent Crawford is inducted into the Utah Tennis Hall of Fame, recognizing a tennis career that started on the tennis courts of the Cottonwood Club in Holladay.



There's a big gap between Utah's richest and poorest schools. Lawmaker hopes to close it.  Salt Lake Tribune

Equalization • Critics of the proposal to shift funds to lowest-funded districts say no Utah district is overfunded. Leah Hogsten | Tribune file photo Sen. Lincoln ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



'Sports don't have a gender': Utah women's tackle football players respond to Cam Newton  Salt Lake Tribune

The quarterback spent part of the night practicing with the wide receivers, and they all went to a Buffalo Wild Wings to hang out when they were finished.



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 ...



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 ...



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) ...



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 ...



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. Tribune File Photo Randy Horiuchi. Danny Chan La ...



Christmas season shows, events in Salt Lake City and surrounding areas  Deseret News

From Cache Valley to St. George, the holiday season in Utah is filled with a variety of Christmas events, productions, festivals and displays. Here is a list ...



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 ...



From van to apartment: Utah family of 7 shares desperate struggle for a home  Deseret News

Statewide counting efforts indicate more than 2800 Utahns are homeless, more than a third of which are families with children. This story chronicles one such ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



2015 Sterling Scholar candidates: Wasatch Front Region, Central Area  Deseret News

"The Sterling Scholar Awards publicly recognizes and encourages the pursuit of excellence in scholarship, leadership and citizenship of high school seniors in ...



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 ...



Christmas concerts around the Salt Lake area  KSL.com

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



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 ...



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 ...



Technology's role increasing in Utah teacher misconduct  Salt Lake Tribune

Education • Utah officials debate how to deal with misconduct, especially the rise in sexual crimes linked to technology, social media. State school board ...



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.



Utah refugee teens welcomed with awe on rare return to Thai camp  Salt Lake Tribune

Salt Lake City troop members, whose parents were from Myanmar, see their families' home country for the first time. Steve Griffin | The Salt Lake Tribune Boy ...



Coats for Kids helps schoolchildren brave the winter  KSL.com

Larry H. Miller Sports & Entertainment partnered with the United Way of Salt Lake to coordinate the delivery of more than 1000 new winter coats and hats to local ...



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