Entrada golf course to undergo major renovation

antpkr – stock.adobe.com ST. GEORGE — Entrada at Snow Canyon Country Club’s award-winning golf course in will undergo a $7 million dollar renovation project led by renowned golf course designer David McLay Kidd. On-course work is expected to begin in November 2020 and be completed by September 2021. During the 10-month project, the golf course is expected to be fully closed to member and guest play for approximately five months. Kidd’s course designs include Bandon Dunes in Bandon, Ore., and the Castle Course at St. Andrews, Scotland. Renovation enhancements will include replacement of the course’s irrigation and drainage systems and the club’s practice facility. All of the greens will be… Read More

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Lehi’s offense sputters in semifinal loss to Timpview

Timpview plays Lehi in the 5A football semifinal game at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City on Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019. Timpview won 35-7. | Kristin Murphy, Deseret News SALT LAKE CITY — It’s hard to win a football game when you turn the ball over four times. “It’s nearly impossible,” Lehi coach Ed Larson said. In a 35-7 loss to Timpview in the 5A football semifinals at Rice-Eccles Stadium, the Pioneers did exactly that, sputtering on offense as the Thunderbirds’ defense came up with four opportune turnovers. “Our defense was outstanding today and unfortunately, our offense couldn’t get it going. Credit to their defense,” Larson said. “It’s a heck… Read More

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Cocktail of the Week: Spiced pear apple cocktail

Trust us, you’re going to want to sip on this spiced pear apple cocktail all fall. Made with fresh fruit, a dash of cinnamon and gold rum, it’s the perfect drink for chilly nights. Check out the recipe in this week’s episode of Cocktail of the Week! 1 cup water1 cup sugar½ fresh pear, chopped3 cups organic apple juice2 cinnamon sticks6 ounces Cuban rum or gold rumcinnamon sticks for garnishpear or apple slices for garnishIn pot, combine water, sugar, chopped pear, organic apple juice, and 2 cinnamon sticks.Heat to a simmer. Simmer 5 minutes. Remove from heat and strain into a heatproof bowl.Add rum and stir. Ladle into heat-proof glasses.Garnish… Read More

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5A football semifinals: Super Targhee! Lambson shreds Lehi in Timpview’s resounding 35-7 win

Timpview’s Targhee Lambson scores a touchdown during the 5A football semifinal game against Lehi at Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City on Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019. Timpview won 35-7. | Kristin Murphy, Deseret News Timpview features some of the state’s top players, with running back Targhee Lambson taking center stage during the T-Bird’s big win over Lehi on Thursday. SALT LAKE CITY — Timpview running back Targhee Lambson had himself a day during his team’s dominating 35-7 win over Lehi during the 5A semifinal round on Thursday. Playing on a team that features several standout athletic playmakers, it’s somewhat easy to be overlooked, although no one was overlooking Timpview’s junior… Read More

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Taylor Swift provoked fans to go after her rivals and now they’re being doxxed

Photo by Efren Landaos/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images Taylor Swift wants the rights to her own music — and she may have just crossed an ethical line to get it. On Thursday afternoon, Swift asked her gigantic army of fans to get in touch with music industry talent manager Scooter Braun and former label boss Scott Borchetta to “let them know how you feel” about their attempts to keep her from performing her old hits on TV or using them in a Netflix documentary. That request, of course, would require Taylor’s fans to know how to get in touch. So they promptly began doxxing the pair, publishing what appear to… Read More

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After record rout, Utes ready for tough test as Minnesota comes to town

Utah head coach Larry Krystkowiak passes balls to his post players as the University of Utah men’s basketball program begins official practices at the Jon M. and Karen Huntsman Basketball Facility in Salt Lake City on Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2019. | Steve Griffin, Deseret News SALT LAKE CITY — It’s been a week since the record-breaking performance when the Utah basketball team set all kinds of school marks as well as an NCAA record for its 94-point win over Mississippi Valley State. The Utes are expecting a tough test when the Minnesota Gophers of the Big Ten come to the Huntsman Center for a 7 p.m. game Friday night. They’re… Read More

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K-20 Summit explores how to help students succeed in college — and life

Stock image OREM — Education leaders and elected officials from throughout Utah took part in candid conversations Thursday about what they can do to help more students succeed in school and life during the Utah K-20 Summit at Utah Valley University. “This might be the most important meeting we’ve had in education in a long, long time,” said Utah Lt. Gov. Spencer Cox. “We’ve got to make sure that our young people are prepared for higher education and that higher education is prepared for our young people,” said Cox. Wherever Utah students fall along the K-20-plus span, it is imperative that Utah’s public school system, technical colleges, and traditional colleges… Read More

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NCAA women’s soccer tournament: BYU and Utah hoping to make good runs starting this weekend

BYU captured a No. 2 seed and is expected to make a deep run while Utah hopes to upset No. 12-ranked Duke. PROVO — BYU doesn’t like to focus on it, but it’s hard to ignore. Heading into its first-round match of the NCAA tournament versus Boise State on Friday, the BYU women’s soccer team owns a near perfect 18-0-1 mark on the year. It’s a remarkable feat for a team in any sport, but considering the nuances involved with the course of a soccer match, it makes the Cougars’ undefeated record all the more remarkable. The accomplishment saw BYU yet again win the West Coast Conference championship and go… Read More

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