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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 ...



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

(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 ...



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.



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.



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

It was an exciting 2018 for a number of teams, athletes and coaches with roots in the Murray community.



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 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.



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 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.



Teri Ann Nielsen | Obituaries  Standard-Examiner

November 25, 1974 ~ December 22, 2018. Our precious angel, daughter, sister, friend, and soul mate Teri Ann Nielsen passed away peacefully in her sleep in ...



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 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 ...



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....



Well-travelled Cottonwood High School graduate Gary Andersen returns to U of U football sideline  Murray Journal

Coach Gary Andersen makes yet another return to his hometown, Murray, and to the Utes' football sideline.



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 ...



Cottonwood star swimmer Rhyan White ends prep career in gold-medal fashion  Salt Lake Tribune

Bountiful • After the photos were snapped for the best finishers in the Class 5A girls' 100-yard backstroke, the top two swimmers stayed on the podium for a few ...



KUTV Holiday Pops Concert to feature 'The Backwards Piano Man'  KJZZ

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



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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.



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.



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 ...



New football coach, principal for Cottonwood High  Deseret News

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



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 ...



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 ...



Student with special needs scores touchdown during high school game in Murray  fox13now.com

MURRAY, Utah -- It takes a team effort to win a football game, but sometimes it only takes one player to make a difference. Alex Hart is a senior at Cottonwood ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



Holladay Interfaith Thanksgiving Service is Sunday  Deseret News

The 19th annual Holladay Interfaith Thanksgiving *Service* will be held on Sunday at 6 p.m. in the First Congregational Church, 2150 S. Foothill Drive.



Cottonwood drill team coaches encourage dancers to 'win the day'  Murray Journal

Cottonwood drill team coaches tell dancers to “win the day” every day as they host region in January and have a goal to return to compete at state.



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.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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., ...



Right-wing groups urge U.S. Supreme Court to accept appeal challenging Utah election law  Salt Lake Tribune

Several right-wing politicians and groups are urging the U.S. Supreme Court to accept a last-ditch appeal from the Utah Republican Party seeking to overturn a ...



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.



Kragthorpe: A decade later, Chris Shelton's one glorious month in the bigs still resonates  Salt Lake Tribune

Former Tigers slugger Chris Shelton, now a Cottonwood assistant coach, was a national story in 2006 when he opened the season with 9 homers in his first 13 ...



Brainiacs all, Utah's top high school seniors compete to become Sterling Scholars  Deseret News

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.



Michelle Quist: The Utah Republican Party lost its court battle, and now it's time to move on  Salt Lake Tribune

It's time for the rest of the UTGOP to stand up and say enough is enough. Show up to the state Central Committee meeting. Vote to stop fighting. Vote to stop ...



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 ...



The Week Ahead for Dec. 13-19, 2018 | Calendar  Standard-Examiner

THURSDAY. JOE BIDEN. The vice president gives a keynote address and discusses his new book, noon Dec. 13, Kingsbury Hall, 1395 E. Presidents Circle, ...



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 ...



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.



What to Expect From the Utah Football Newcomers This Fall  247Sports

UteZone takes a closer look at what to expect from the newcomers when fall camp opens in two weeks.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Cottonwood High coach killed by DUI driver in South Jordan, police say  Deseret News

SOUTH JORDAN — A Cottonwood High School assistant football coach was killed Saturday morning after police say he was hit by an intoxicated driver in a ...



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.



Mormon leaders inspire BYU students, Utahns to serve refugees  Universe.byu.edu

Early members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints were no strangers to persecution. They experienced situations that would qualify many of them ...



Four-year high school 'a better pedagogical model,' say parents, educators  KSL.com

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 ...



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 ...



Mitt Romney says Dreamers must 'do more to justify' legal status  Salt Lake Tribune

Washington • When Mitt Romney announced his Senate bid, he signaled a compassionate approach to immigration. “Utah welcomes legal immigrants from ...



'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.



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



Tony Finau's PGA Championship pairing gives him a Ryder Cup audition  Salt Lake Tribune

Mathematically, Tony Finau could play his way onto the U.S. Ryder Cup team by winning the PGA Championship. Subjectively, he needs to perform well during ...



Utahns flourish at Air Force Academy  KSL.com

SALT LAKE CITY — Utah has a rich history of military *service* and armed forces readiness, with Camp Williams, Fort Douglas, the Tooele Army Depot and ...



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 ...



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 ...



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) ...



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 ...



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.



What's the right approach to sex ed curriculum?  St. George Daily Spectrum

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Each time health instructor Konstance McCaffree started her junior high unit on human sexuality, she would open it up to questions ...



Upcoming Beat ALS benefit concert gives hope for a cure  South Valley Journal

The Utah community comes together to create a Beatles benefit concert for those with Amyotrophic amyotrophic Lateral lateral Sclerosissclerosis, ALS. (Richard ...



A path forward: Finishing high school with college degree  Deseret News

WEST JORDAN — In May, Travis Butterfield will earn his associate degree from Salt Lake Community College with credits to spare, a milestone on his path to a ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Help us find Sterling Scholars for an upcoming feature story  Deseret News

If you are or know someone who was a Sterling Scholar between 1962 and 2017, we want to hear your stories.



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 ...



Murray-based Utah Falconz women's football team opens season as defending champions  Murray Journal

The defending champion Utah Falconz women's football team has lost only once in three seasons.



Third victim in South Salt Lake shooting dies  Deseret News

A third person involved in a deadly shootout inside a sport utility vehicle in the middle of a South Salt Lake street this died Saturday.



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 ...



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 ...



Salt Lake Celebrates Chinese New Year  Daily Utah Chronicle

For Jeff Luo, this time of year means red envelopes, lots of food, dragon dances and a deep cleaning of his house. “[The cleaning] is a big pain,” Luo said, “[but] ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Former Utah coach Gary Andersen resigns from leading Oregon State football, says 'unprecedented' goodbye to $11 million contract  Salt Lake Tribune

The coach-athletic director combination that once revived Utah State's downtrodden football program stayed together for only six games at Oregon State.



Retired FBI supervisor warns parents of apps teens use to connect with strangers  KSL.com

Kids are living in a world with hundreds of thousands of apps available to download. A retired FBI supervisor wants parents to understand how three popular ...



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