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Kearns Alumni Cruise

October 23, 2012 by Kim Gunderson (Register to contact)

Our Kearns Alumni Cruise Group just returned from our first trip on Oct 21st. The trip was a great success despite dodging a hurricane in the process. We had about 53 alumni, friends and family take the cruise. Discussions have began for the second one sometime in 2014.

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HS football players under scrutiny for burning pride flag in video  ABC News

A pair of Utah high school football players found themselves at the center of a police investigation after video surfaced of a player allegedly burning a pride flag ...



  1. Utah students kicked off football team for video of burning Pride flag | TheHill  The Hill
  2. Police Investigating Utah HS Football Players Who Posted Video of Burning Pride Flag  Sports Illustrated
  3. WATCH: Utah high school football players burn Pride flag while saying “All gays die!”  Queerty
  4. 2 football players suspended for burning LGBTQ pride flag  Houston Chronicle
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Utah high schoolers suspended after shouting "all gays die" and burning Pride flag  Metro Weekly

Two high schoolers in Utah have been suspended after reportedly shouting “all gays die” and burning a Pride flag in a Snapchat video. The students at Kearns ...



Utah High School Football Players Suspended For Burning Pride Flag  On Top Magazine

Two high school football players from Utah have been indefinitely suspended from the team for posting and sharing a video showing a Pride flag being burned ...



Catholic high schools shine in spring sports  Intermountain Catholic

SALT LAKE CITY — Spring sports wrapped up recently for all Utah Catholic high schools. Judge Memorial CHS took home two state trophies in boys soccer and ...



SDGLN Weekly Wrap: June 15 - June 21, 2019  San Diego Gay & Lesbian News

Pride month is in full swing and so are the celebrations. Many cities are enjoying Pride festivities and with that comes both the good and bad. The good are the ...



Teen hit by car near Kearns High School  ABC 4

KEARNS (ABC4 News)- A teen girl was taken to the hospital this morning after police say she was hit by a car.



Donovan Mitchell spotted at Kearns High School basketball game  KUTV 2News

"Friday night high school hoops what y'all got for me? " Donovan Mitchell wasn't just playing around on Twitter Friday afternoon. Nearly 600 Twitter users eager ...



Kearns High football player paralyzed after trampoline incident  ABC 4

KEARNS, Utah (ABC4 News) - The Kearns community is showing their support for a high school football player paralyzed after an accident at a trampoline park ...



Utah man charged with selling drugs during high school football game  KSL.com

An 18-year-old man who claimed he went to a high school to watch football but kept getting requests to sell drugs now faces nearly a half-dozen charges for ...



Donovan Mitchell shows up unannounced at high school basketball game in Kearns  ABC 4

KEARNS, Utah (ABC4 News) - Donovan Mitchell showed up to a local high school basketball game, surprising it's players and those attending the game.



'I just lost 2 sons': Mother devastated as Kearns shooting investigation unfolds  KUTV 2News

At first, it appeared to be an accident between stepbrothers that led to the shotgun death of a 16-year-old in Kearns on Monday. Now, investigators with the ...



2 juveniles arrested after fight breaks out at Granger High School  KUTV 2News

WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah (KUTV) — Two juveniles were taken into police custody Friday night after a fight broke out at a high school basketball game in West ...



VIDEO/PHOTOS: Kearns teen paralyzed in trampoline accident returns home  KJZZ

A heartwarming video shows family and friends celebrating the homecoming of a Kearns teenager who was paralyzed in a trampoline accident. Audrick "Stak" ...



Community rallies around Kearns teen paralyzed in trampoline accident  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

SALT LAKE COUNTY - A Utah teen is paralyzed from the waist down after an accident on a trampoline. Audrick “Stak” Afatasi's family is relying on their faith to ...



He used to be a straight-F student. On Tuesday, Kearns High School sophomore Keeven Wilson was named the district's Absolutely Incredible Kid.  Salt Lake Tribune

Kearns • Keeven Wilson was a straight-F student in junior high, someone who'd had run-ins with police and a home life so unstable that he and his siblings were ...



Granite School District to name honor student with ‘Absolutely Incredible’ award  ABC 4

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC4 News)- On Monday, Granite School District will announce this year's winner of the Absolutely Incredible award.



Kearns teen recovers from spinal cord injury suffered at trampoline park  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

KEARNS, Utah — This was a homecoming 47 days in the making. Audrick Afatasi had been in the the hospital since he suffered a spinal cord injury at a ...



Donovan Mitchell surprises Kearns High students at assembly  KSL.com

With a grin on his face and hundreds of backpacks in tow, Donovan Mitchell surprised students at a Tuesday morning assembly at Kearns High School.



Donovan Mitchell: Utah’s friendly neighborhood Spidaman  ABC 4

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4 News) – Utah Jazz superstar Donovan Mitchell will be recognized this week when a bridge at The Gateway is dedicated in his honor.



Eighteen-year-old arrested for selling drugs at high school football game  KUTV 2News

An 18-year-old male was arrested for dealing drugs at a high school football game back in September. Raylanzo Orchard, 18, was charged with possession of a ...



A Utah high school student was happy working at KFC. But with this program's help, he's a pre-med senior in college.  Salt Lake Tribune

When Franco Jin was a student at Hillcrest High School four years ago, all of his friends were applying for college and he wasn't sure if he should be, too.



Prep Roundup: Farmington baseball stays alive, Bear River softball loses heartbreaker  Standard-Examiner

DRAPER — Roy baseball scored two runs in the first inning, then Farmington took control with three runs in the fifth to win a 5A one-loss bracket contest 6-2 on.



60-year-old driver crashes car into side of Kearns High School, no students injured  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

KEARNS, Utah - The Granite School District said a 60-year-old female driver crashed her car into the side of Kearns High School Wednesday morning.



6A state basketball: Davis red-hot offensively to bounce top-seeded Kearns in quarterfinals  Standard-Examiner

OGDEN — When K.O. Fisher scored in the paint to put Davis up 2-1, it was a lead the Darts wouldn't give up for the final 30 minutes, 45 seconds of its 6A boys ...



Donovan Mitchell named finalist for NBA’s community assistance award  KSTU FOX 13 Salt Lake City

SALT LAKE CITY — Donovan Mitchell is one of 10 nominees for the 2018-19 Seasonlong NBA Cares Community Assist Award, which recognizes a player's ...



High school baseball: Richfield, Grantsville, Juab the front runners in 3A state tourney  Deseret News

Defending 3A state champion Grantsville along with Richfield and Juab are the top state title contenders as the 3A state tournament gets underway this ...



Utah athletes who made us love sports in 2018  Deseret News

SALT LAKE CITY — As impressive as Donovan Mitchell has been so far with the Utah Jazz — his sophomore shooting slump notwithstanding — what the young ...



Emmanuel Andrew commits to New Mexico for basketball  KRQE News 13

Emmanuel Andrew announced his intentions to join Paul Weir and the University of New Mexico basketball team by way of Twitter Tuesday night. Andrew is ...



High school baseball: Gunnison Valley the favorite heading into 2A state tourney  Deseret News

Gunnison Valley dominated the 2A Central region this year and heads into the 2A state tournament as the team to beat.



School district responds after Utah students harassed following Trump victory  fox13now.com

SALT LAKE CITY --The big surprise on election night was Donald Trump's sweeping victory across the country. The big surprise the next day inside some Utah ...



SLCC basketball reaping rewards of a caring coach and a Kearns connection  Deseret News

Having overcome some rough times with the help of Kearns coach Dan Cosby, Bushmen Ebet and Oklahoma-bound Kur Kuath are now excelling with the ...



Where to see or set off July 4 fireworks on the Wasatch Front  Salt Lake Tribune

As wildfires blaze across a dry Utah, public officials are asking residents to respect bans on fireworks that range from areas inside cities to the entire town of Park ...



Student injured in shooting at Kearns High School after Homecoming activities  fox13now.com

KEARNS, Utah -- A 9th grade student was shot at Kearns High School Thursday night as activities for homecoming were wrapping up, and police later said the ...



Update: Granite School District Reveals Limited Details On Threat to Kearns High School  Gephardt Daily

Law enforcement officials descended on Kearns High School Friday morning after a threat was made against the school.



Hate crimes, religion, white nationalism hot topics at Salt Lake County's 'Stand Against Racism' panel  Deseret News

SALT LAKE CITY — "I love the Bill of Rights, I love the Constitution, I love the liberties that made us free in this country," Ed Ayers, of Salt Lake City, told a panel ...



Woman devastated about ex's role in police officer's death  KSL.com

The longtime girlfriend of the man accused of killing a South Salt Lake police officer expressed concern about how to explain what happened to her children.



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 ...



6A state baseball: Dylan Hawkes leads the way as Syracuse's playoff tear continues  Standard-Examiner

OREM — Dylan Hawkes played a big part in Syracuse High baseball's playoff run last week.



Utah considers all-out attack on schools' digital divide  Salt Lake Tribune

Tech • As Utah lawmakers weigh a $200 million to $300 million investment in devices, results from the state's first digital experiments are mixed. Keith Johnson ...



Lone Peak brothers battle for state crown in individual medley  Salt Lake Tribune

Bountiful • It was apparent that a power vacuum existed in many events as the Class 6A state swim meet began Thursday. About half of the individuals and relay ...



Agnes Jane Walker Steiner  Daily Herald

Agnes Jane Walker Steiner, our beloved mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, passed from this mortal existence at age 89, surrounded by her children, ...



MountainStar Healthcare Star Athletes of Week 38  Deseret News

Emmitt Hafen, Richfield (Sr.) Richfield marched to a pair of playoff victories last week in the 3A state tournament, and once again Emmitt Hafen was a big reason ...



Man convicted of killing Kearns High classmate at 16 recommended for parole  KSL.com

Ricky Angilau, who was just 16 when he shot and killed a Kearns High School classmate, says he missed a lot of his childhood while incarcerated and has ...



Removing barriers: Utah puts new focus on students with disabilities  Deseret News

A new State School Board policy that creates a standard for awarding students a “career development credential,” should help students with disabilities enter the ...



Four suspects arrested for murder after two people killed in Kearns  fox13now.com

KEARNS, Utah - Four suspects are facing murder charges after two people were killed and two others were seriously injured following a crash and shooting in ...



Hundreds attend community meeting about gang violence in Kearns  fox13now.com

KEARNS, Utah -- Hundreds turned out at Kearns High School Thursday evening to ask Unified Police and Salt Lake County Sheriff Rosie Rivera tough ...



Player stunned after former Kearns football coach accused of murdering mother of two  fox13now.com

KEARNS, Utah -- The man arrested in connection with the murder of a Magna mother of two is a former high school football coach. Jason Alan Black, 26, was a ...



Staff shortages at the Salt Lake County jail are bad and could get worse  Salt Lake Tribune

Staffing shortages are already hurting the Salt Lake County jail. But Sheriff Rosie Rivera told County Council members that the shortages could get worse before ...



Gang unit plans to address Kearns community after several shootings  KUTV 2News

(KUTV) – Gang detectives in Salt Lake County are planning a community meeting in Kearns, Utah, after three straight days of gang-related violence.Unified ...



What the proposed tax code means for schools, students and parents  Salt Lake Tribune

Republicans backed away from some of the most controversial education proposals in their finalized tax bill Friday, leaving in place a school supply deduction ...



Social Sidelines: The dog days of summer  UtahJazz.com

There will be basketball in September. In September, players return to Salt Lake City for open gym. In September, the Utah Jazz play their first preseason game.



Case dismissed for Utah high school baseball coach once charged with showing pornographic material to minors  Salt Lake Tribune

The felony charges against Woods Cross High School's former baseball coach have been dropped after prosecutors were presented with additional evidence in ...



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 ...



Teen dies following shooting near Kearns High  KSL-TV

The 16-year-old victim wounded in a shooting near Kearns High School Wednesday has died. Sheriff's deputies believe the shooting may have been ...



The Salt Lake Tribune's photos of 2017  Salt Lake Tribune

As the new year approaches, we are looking back at Tribune photos from 2017. Photographers travel across the state (and sometimes the country) to gather ...



Logan High principal continues to overcome challenges  The Herald Journal

If 16-year-old Ken Auld could see who he is now, the principal at Logan High School, he would have never believed it.



Men's Basketball: Lobo commit signs National Letter of Intent  UNM Daily Lobo

There are plenty of new faces on the University of New Mexico men's basketball team, but the search for new talent is always in the works and the squad inked ...



High schools constructed according to student, community needs  KSL-TV

High school buildings these days just aren't \nwhat they used to be \u2014 and that's an \nintentional change by districts to benefit \nstudents, taxpayers and the ...



Kearns teen ordered to stand trial in '09 shooting death of classmate  Deseret News

SALT LAKE CITY — Even at 18-years-old, Ricky Angilau, looks young, baby-faced, lighthearted. But the teenager was nonetheless ordered Friday to stand trial ...



In our opinion: Utah crime statistics show a troubling trend toward youth  Deseret News

Crime statistics show an unsettling trend toward more violent acts by young people — many involved in gang activity. Law enforcement officials attribute this, ...



2 more Granite District high schools to include 9th grades  KSL.com

The Granite School District Board of Education unanimously approved requests this week to reconfigure Cottonwood and Cyprus high schools as four-year ...



Drama and emotion: See the best sports photos from 2017  Deseret News

In 2017, Deseret News photojournalists captured the emotion and drama as the sports year unfolded in the state of Utah.



Andy Larsen: The NBA wants you to get to know its referees. Its new officials media guide tells all.  Salt Lake Tribune

They say you know a game's referees have done a good job when they stay completely anonymous. But the existence of the NBA Officials Media Guide, ...



Is your child's school in Utah's lowest or highest school grade categories?  Deseret News

See how Utah schools fared - we've listed the highest- and lowest-performing schools.



New principal announced at Logan High School  Cache Valley Daily

The Logan City School District Administration and School Board are pleased to announce that after an extensive application process, Kenneth Auld has been ...



Utah inmate who was 16 when he killed classmate asks for parole  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 ...



Two dead, 4 in custody after gang-related shooting, crash in Kearns  Salt Lake Tribune

Kearns • Alex Caro was at dinner for his daughter's birthday Tuesday when a neighbor called to say his front yard had been transformed into a crime scene.



26-year-old man charged for breaking a 12-year-old's jaw  KUTV 2News

(KUTV) A 26-year-old man has been charged for breaking a 12-year-old's jaw near a Kearns high school.Police are charging Andrew Scott Ross with one count ...



Kearns teen takes plea deal for 2009 fatal shooting  Fox 13 Now - Salt Lake City

SALT LAKE CITY -- A Kearns teen accused of shooting and killing a high school student in 2009 reached a plea deal during his hearing on Wednesday.As part ...



Utah school grades down overall, amid criticism from educators  Deseret News

Despite modest improvements in SAGE scores last year, schools in Utah received worse grades overall from the Utah State Board of Education based on school ...



BYU football: New quarterback, linemen highlight early signing day commits  Universe.byu.edu

The early signing period started Wednesday for college football, marking the first day players can submit their official Letters of Intent to play for BYU.



The fabulous five of Festival City: These Cedar ladies are the bowlers to beat  St. George Daily Spectrum

Cedar City is widely known for the Utah Summer Games and the Utah Shakespeare Festival. Soon it will also be recognized for five fabulous women bowlers ...



Local student athletes recognized by America First Credit Union, KJZZ and KMYU during scholarship awards dinner  CUinsight.com

RIVERDALE, UT (April 26, 2018) — America First Credit Union recently recognized Utah student athletes at the Outstanding Student Athlete Scholarship Awards ...



Meet the 2017 All-Tribune football team's offense  Salt Lake Tribune

The All-Tribune team was selected by the TribPreps staff using personal observations, analysis of season statistics and input from coaches around the state.



BYU focuses on size and an athletic quarterback as 13 sign in early period  Salt Lake Tribune

Provo • BYU basketball coach Dave Rose wasn't involved in the school's football recruiting the past several months. BYU's list of 13 recruits it signed as the new ...



Governor, State Superintendent issue statement on post-election harassment in Utah schools  fox13now.com

SALT LAKE CITY -- Utah Gov. Gary Herbert and State Superintendent Sydnee Dickson issued a statement Friday condemning harassment, and the statement ...



Teen hit by car now out of coma, able to open Christmas presents  fox13now.com

KEARNS, Utah -- A Kearns High School student who was hit by a car while walking to school earlier this month is recovering. Fifteen year old Dallas Watts was ...



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'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.



New rules, new administrator help curb gang problems at Kearns High  Deseret News

KEARNS — Ken Auld is the first to admit he's not the most popular administrator at Kearns High School. Some students will even turn and walk the other ...



Board of Education selects new Logan High School principal  The Herald Journal

An assistant principal from the Granite School District was already feeling the Grizzly love Monday night when the school board appointed him the new principal ...



Navajo man seeks Senate diversity, challenges Hatch - The Daily Universe  Universe.byu.edu

Navajo man James Singer barely managed to graduate from Kearns High School, but now he's working on a Ph.D. dissertation at Utah State University and ...



Utahn of the Year: Sim Gill played a pivotal role in the year's biggest stories  Salt Lake Tribune

This is an archived article that was published on sltrib.com in 2013, 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. Tribune File Photo Randy Horiuchi. Danny Chan La ...



Kearns principal says 'F' grade will motivate change  Salt Lake Tribune

This is an archived article that was published on sltrib.com in 2013, and information in the article may be outdated. It is provided only for personal research ...



Utah Jazz: Donovan Mitchell eyeing a trip to the NBA Finals  FanSided

When recently asked about how far the Utah Jazz can go this upcoming season, Donovan Mitchell made his intentions quite clear.



Unified Police arrest 7-Eleven armed robbery suspect moments after robbery  KUTV 2News

(KUTV) The Unified Police Department reported it arrested an armed robbery suspect moments after he robbed a Kearns 7-Eleven.Police said 18-year-old ...



Kearns fends off Copper Hills' multiple rallies  Salt Lake Tribune

Kearns • Leads in the seven- to 11-point range might not seem a big deal in most cases, but those were good working margins for a Kearns team looking to ...



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 ...



Two Mormon athletes will compete in the 2018 Pyeongchang Games  Deseret News

Two members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will compete in February's 2018 Pyeongchang Games.



Robyn LaRee Sandoval Olschesky  Intermountain Catholic

August 27, 1959 ~ January 4, 2018. Robyn LaRee Sandoval Olschesky, 58, passed away at home surrounded by her family on January 4, 2018 in West Valley ...



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 ...



High school takes proactive approach to drugs and alcohol  KSL-TV

A Utah school is taking a new, proactive approach to recognizing drug and alcohol abuse in students and helping them beat it.



Lynda Faith (O'Driscoll) Ashcraft  Daily Herald

Heaven was recently blessed by the passing of a precious angel. Lynda Faith (O'Driscoll) Ashcraft, age 66, passed away peacefully and surrounded by her ...



2016 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 ...



Boys' basketball: Kearns holds off Hillcrest's rally attempt  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 ...



STATE BASEBALL: 7-run fourth leads Bingham by Davis in 5A tourney  KSL.com

Cody Kitchen went 3-for-3 with a double, a triple and two RBI as Bingham pounded out seven runs in the fourth inning and cruised past Davis, 11-1 in a one-loss ...



Utah Legislature: Bill would help foreign exchange students  Deseret News

SALT LAKE CITY — A bill that would give more leeway for foreign exchange students to attend Utah schools passed unanimously through the House Education ...



Utah high schools rally around dancer with cancer  KSL.com

Cyprus High School dancer Alexis Gould was recently diagnosed with a childhood cancer, and residents in her community and across the state are proving she ...



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