Larry H. Miller http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Larry H. Miller en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:00:01 MDT Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:17:43 MDT Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Deseret News writer Amy Donaldson inducted into the Utah Softball Hall of Fame http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765656567/Deseret-News-writer-Amy-Donaldson-inducted-into-the-Utah-Softball-Hall-of-Fame.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765656567/Deseret-News-writer-Amy-Donaldson-inducted-into-the-Utah-Softball-Hall-of-Fame.html Deseret News writer Amy Donaldson was inducted into the Utah Softball Hall of Fame Friday afternoon. Sat, 12 Jul 2014 10:15:00 MDT Natalie Gochnour: Gail Miller would make a great governor http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606454/Gail-Miller-would-make-a-great-governor.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606454/Gail-Miller-would-make-a-great-governor.html I’m confident Gov. Herbert, should he decide to run again, would continue to do a great job. I also think Gail Miller... Mon, 07 Jul 2014 13:42:06 MDT My view: Christians need to be clear — Change is possible http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605757/Christians-need-to-be-clear-2-Change-is-possible.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605757/Christians-need-to-be-clear-2-Change-is-possible.html Thousands living the homosexual lifestyle along with thousands not actively involved in a relationship, but who are dealing... Wed, 25 Jun 2014 16:02:25 MDT BYU baseball: Bret Lopez advances in national balloting http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604851/BYU-baseball-Bret-Lopez-advances-in-national-balloting.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604851/BYU-baseball-Bret-Lopez-advances-in-national-balloting.html Bret Lopez of BYU made the first cut Monday in The Fan’s Choice Award balloting in which the champion will be honored... Mon, 09 Jun 2014 22:02:27 MDT What fathers know best: Notable personalities on what they learned from their dads http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604593/What-fathers-know-best-Notable-personalities-on-what-they-learned-from-their-dads.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604593/What-fathers-know-best-Notable-personalities-on-what-they-learned-from-their-dads.html Great dads are sometimes sweet, sometimes demanding, but the lessons they teach seem to linger for a lifetime. Here is some... Fri, 06 Jun 2014 09:20:00 MDT Sierra Newbold Playground, new basketball courts open (+photos) http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604244/Sierra-Newbold-Playground-new-basketball-courts-open-photos.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604244/Sierra-Newbold-Playground-new-basketball-courts-open-photos.html A playground named in honor of a slain 6-year-old girl was dedicated on Friday. Fri, 30 May 2014 20:05:25 MDT Utah Jazz executive Bob Hyde to retire http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602657/Utah-Jazz-executive-Bob-Hyde-to-retire.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602657/Utah-Jazz-executive-Bob-Hyde-to-retire.html The Jazz CFO has worked for the Larry H. Miller Group of Companies in various capacities for the past 30 years. Wed, 07 May 2014 20:30:00 MDT Konnor Armijo's grand slam lifts Utah over BYU on the baseball diamond http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602586/Konnor-Armijos-grand-slam-lifts-Utah-over-BYU-on-the-baseball-diamond.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602586/Konnor-Armijos-grand-slam-lifts-Utah-over-BYU-on-the-baseball-diamond.html Utah trails for most of the game before staging a huge rally to score a big win over BYU Tuesday night. Tue, 06 May 2014 23:00:00 MDT BYU baseball: Gonzaga tops BYU, 6-4 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602373/BYU-baseball-Gonzaga-tops-BYU-6-4.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602373/BYU-baseball-Gonzaga-tops-BYU-6-4.html Gonzaga baseball scored five runs in the final three innings to top BYU, 6-4, and win the weekend series over the Cougars,... Sat, 03 May 2014 18:03:38 MDT BYU baseball: Cougars fall to Bulldogs despite Whitney, Lopez having big nights http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602350/BYU-baseball-Cougars-fall-to-Bulldogs-despite-Whitney-Lopez-having-big-nights.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602350/BYU-baseball-Cougars-fall-to-Bulldogs-despite-Whitney-Lopez-having-big-nights.html Despite big hitting performances from Brock Whitney and Bret Lopez, BYU baseball stranded runners on base as it fell to... Fri, 02 May 2014 22:52:56 MDT BYU baseball: Starr, Snyder help take series opener, 11-4 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602262/BYU-baseball-Starr-Snyder-help-take-series-opener-11-4.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602262/BYU-baseball-Starr-Snyder-help-take-series-opener-11-4.html A seventh-run fifth inning for BYU baseball led to an 11-4 victory over Gonzaga. Parker Starr led the Cougars with three hits... Thu, 01 May 2014 22:57:56 MDT Drunk driving previews from BYU students set to hit Utah theaters http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602250/Drunk-driving-previews-from-BYU-students-set-to-hit-Utah-theaters.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602250/Drunk-driving-previews-from-BYU-students-set-to-hit-Utah-theaters.html Law enforcement and the Utah Highway Safety Office have teamed up with BYU film students to create "movie trailers" that will... Thu, 01 May 2014 20:00:00 MDT UVU baseball: Wolverines host BYU on Tuesday http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601961/UVU-baseball-Wolverines-host-BYU-on-Tuesday.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601961/UVU-baseball-Wolverines-host-BYU-on-Tuesday.html Winners of five straight, Utah Valley University baseball will host in-state rival BYU on Tuesday at 6 p.m. MT in the final... Mon, 28 Apr 2014 14:22:26 MDT Employees of Larry H. Miller Group give service in communities http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601954/Employees-of-Larry-H-Miller-Group-give-service-in-communities.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601954/Employees-of-Larry-H-Miller-Group-give-service-in-communities.html On Friday, April 25, more than 1,500 employees of the Larry H. Miller Group of Companies in six western states volunteered in... Mon, 28 Apr 2014 14:08:24 MDT Brad Rock: Jazz coaching hire — this one's on Lindsey http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601521/Jazz-coaching-hire-2-this-ones-on-Lindsey.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601521/Jazz-coaching-hire-2-this-ones-on-Lindsey.html General manager says it's a group decision, but it's no mystery who's doing the search and making the call. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 12:29:28 MDT BYU baseball: Barker leads Cougars to 6-2 victory over LMU http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601392/BYU-baseball-Barker-leads-Cougars-to-6-2-victory-over-LMU.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601392/BYU-baseball-Barker-leads-Cougars-to-6-2-victory-over-LMU.html Jeff Barker quieted the bats of Loyola Marymount University until BYU caught fire and pulled out a 6-2 victory Friday night... Fri, 18 Apr 2014 22:50:48 MDT BYU baseball: Lions take game one of series, 2-0 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601299/BYU-baseball-Lions-take-game-one-of-series-2-0.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601299/BYU-baseball-Lions-take-game-one-of-series-2-0.html Extending its winning streak to seven games, Loyola Marymount University earned a 2-0 victory over BYU on Thursday night at... Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:42:02 MDT Salt Lake Chamber honors Mike Leavitt for service to Utah http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600749/Salt-Lake-Chamber-honors-Mike-Leavitt-for-service-to-Utah.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600749/Salt-Lake-Chamber-honors-Mike-Leavitt-for-service-to-Utah.html Former Utah Gov. Mike Leavitt was named as the 2014 recipient of the Salt Lake Chamber's Giant in Our City Award, including... Thu, 10 Apr 2014 22:10:00 MDT BYU baseball: pair of homers and Mahoney power past Pacific, 9-3 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600278/BYU-baseball-pair-of-homers-and-Mahoney-power-past-Pacific-9-3.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600278/BYU-baseball-pair-of-homers-and-Mahoney-power-past-Pacific-9-3.html An all-around team effort with efficient hitting and strong pitching led BYU baseball to a 9-3 victory over Pacific in the... Fri, 04 Apr 2014 22:38:18 MDT BYU baseball: Desmond Poulson holds Pacific hitless through six innings in victory http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600208/BYU-baseball-Desmond-Poulson-holds-Pacific-hitless-through-six-innings-in-victory.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600208/BYU-baseball-Desmond-Poulson-holds-Pacific-hitless-through-six-innings-in-victory.html Pitcher Desmond Poulson held Pacific hitless until the seventh inning, leading BYU baseball to a 10-1 victory against the... Thu, 03 Apr 2014 22:16:08 MDT UVU baseball: Wolverines take midweek game from BYU, 8-3 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600026/UVU-baseball-Wolverines-take-midweek-game-from-BYU-8-3.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600026/UVU-baseball-Wolverines-take-midweek-game-from-BYU-8-3.html Craig Brinkerhoff homered and drove in three runs and Mark Krueger had three RBIs as Utah Valley University topped BYU, 8-3,... Tue, 01 Apr 2014 22:17:09 MDT UVU baseball: Wolverines travel to BYU on Tuesday http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599901/UVU-baseball-Wolverines-travel-to-BYU-on-Tuesday.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599901/UVU-baseball-Wolverines-travel-to-BYU-on-Tuesday.html After taking two of three from Bakersfield for its second straight series win, Utah Valley University is set to make the... Mon, 31 Mar 2014 17:32:35 MDT BYU baseball: Cougars host four games this week http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599899/BYU-baseball-Cougars-host-four-games-this-week.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599899/BYU-baseball-Cougars-host-four-games-this-week.html Royal blue uniforms will be worn for the fourth time this season as BYU’s baseball team readies to host rival Utah... Mon, 31 Mar 2014 17:31:53 MDT In our opinion: Taking a stand against bullying in Utah http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599201/Taking-a-stand-against-bullying-in-Utah.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599201/Taking-a-stand-against-bullying-in-Utah.html A group of prominent Utahns have come together to launch a public-private partnership of educators and business leaders... Sat, 22 Mar 2014 00:00:00 MDT BYU baseball: favored San Diego beats BYU, 5-1 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598743/BYU-baseball-favored-San-Diego-beats-BYU-5-1.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598743/BYU-baseball-favored-San-Diego-beats-BYU-5-1.html Favored San Diego increased its stranglehold on first place with a 5-1 victory over BYU baseball Friday at Larry H. Miller... Sat, 15 Mar 2014 11:55:00 MDT BYU baseball: defending champs San Diego take league debut, 14-7 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598646/BYU-baseball-defending-champs-San-Diego-take-league-debut-14-7.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598646/BYU-baseball-defending-champs-San-Diego-take-league-debut-14-7.html Defending champion San Diego put a damper on BYU baseball’s league debut, defeating the Cougars 14-7 on Thursday night... Thu, 13 Mar 2014 22:41:53 MDT BYU baseball: league favorite San Diego plays BYU in WCC baseball debut http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598428/BYU-baseball-league-favorite-San-Diego-plays-BYU-in-WCC-baseball-debut.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598428/BYU-baseball-league-favorite-San-Diego-plays-BYU-in-WCC-baseball-debut.html Defending league champion and preseason favorite San Diego and host BYU begin league baseball play this Thursday in a... Tue, 11 Mar 2014 15:16:36 MDT BYU baseball: Dallas Baptist defeats BYU, 8-3 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598389/BYU-baseball-Dallas-Baptist-defeats-BYU-8-3.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598389/BYU-baseball-Dallas-Baptist-defeats-BYU-8-3.html A wind-aided grand slam by Nash Knight knocked the wind out of BYU’s baseball team as host Dallas Baptist University... Mon, 10 Mar 2014 20:50:00 MDT Special Olympics Hall of Fame inductions at annual fundraising event http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865591102/Special-Olympics-Hall-of-Fame-inductions-at-annual-fundraising-event.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865591102/Special-Olympics-Hall-of-Fame-inductions-at-annual-fundraising-event.html The 2013 Special Olympics Utah held its annual fundraising and Hall of Fame banquet Thursday in downtown Salt Lake City. Fri, 22 Nov 2013 00:25:00 MST Utah Jazz: Derrick Favors on board; Gordon Hayward next? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589352/Utah-Jazz-Derrick-Favors-on-board-Gordon-Hayward-next.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589352/Utah-Jazz-Derrick-Favors-on-board-Gordon-Hayward-next.html Monday's news conference was about 22-year-old Derrick Favors securing his future in Utah, but a bigger question looms: Will... Mon, 28 Oct 2013 19:50:00 MDT South Salt Lake transforms dirt lot into neighborhood park http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865586982/South-Salt-Lake-transforms-dirt-lot-into-neighborhood-park.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865586982/South-Salt-Lake-transforms-dirt-lot-into-neighborhood-park.html After nine years of work and a big push this summer, hundreds of volunteers and city employees turned a large dirt lot into a... Mon, 23 Sep 2013 21:27:58 MDT Gov. Herbert visits school to announce $1.2M grant for mentoring program http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865585478/Gov-Herbert-visits-school-to-announce-12M-grant-for-mentoring-program.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865585478/Gov-Herbert-visits-school-to-announce-12M-grant-for-mentoring-program.html Gov. Gary Herbert visited students at James E. Moss Elementary in Millcreek on Tuesday to announce that the expansion of a... Thu, 29 Aug 2013 16:27:24 MDT Gail Miller named co-chairwoman of Count My Vote initiative to change Utah's caucus, convention system http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865585490/Gail-Miller-named-co-chairwoman-of-Count-My-Vote-initiative-to-change-Utahs-caucus-convention.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865585490/Gail-Miller-named-co-chairwoman-of-Count-My-Vote-initiative-to-change-Utahs-caucus-convention.html Gail Miller said she is carrying on the "legacy and passion for participation" shared with her late husband as a new... Thu, 29 Aug 2013 16:15:00 MDT Funeral planned for Larry H. Miller's son, Roger Miller http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865584997/Funeral-planned-for-Larry-H-Millers-son-Roger-Miller.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865584997/Funeral-planned-for-Larry-H-Millers-son-Roger-Miller.html Funeral services have been scheduled for Roger Lawrence Miller, son of Gail and the late Larry H. Miller. Tue, 20 Aug 2013 21:40:00 MDT Larry H. Miller's second son, Roger Miller, passes away Sunday http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865584884/Larry-H-Millers-second-son-Roger-Miller-passes-away-Sunday.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865584884/Larry-H-Millers-second-son-Roger-Miller-passes-away-Sunday.html Roger Miller, 45, son of the late Larry H. Miller, died Sunday. The cause of his death was not released. Mon, 19 Aug 2013 06:00:00 MDT Sprinter Michael Matthews' strategy works perfectly for second win at Tour of Utah http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865584451/Sprinter-Michael-Matthews-strategy-works-perfectly-for-second-win-at-Tour-of-Utah.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865584451/Sprinter-Michael-Matthews-strategy-works-perfectly-for-second-win-at-Tour-of-Utah.html Michael Matthews won his second stage in four days with an impressive uphill sprint past the Tour of Utah's sprint leader,... Fri, 09 Aug 2013 21:45:00 MDT Salt Lake City crowds cheer Tour of Utah http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865584448/Salt-Lake-City-crowds-cheer-Tour-of-Utah.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865584448/Salt-Lake-City-crowds-cheer-Tour-of-Utah.html Stage 4 of the Tour of Utah hit Salt Lake City on Friday, met by spectators lining much of the course and a large, loud crowd... Fri, 09 Aug 2013 21:15:00 MDT Tour of Utah: 'Hail Mary' pays off with stage 3 win, tour's yellow jersey http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865584370/Tour-of-Utah-Hail-Mary-pays-off-with-stage-3-win-tours-yellow-jersey.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865584370/Tour-of-Utah-Hail-Mary-pays-off-with-stage-3-win-tours-yellow-jersey.html In his first pro season, Lachlan Morton proves his racing ability with a solo attack that gave him the Stage 3 win and the... Thu, 08 Aug 2013 21:25:00 MDT Best way to fight evil is to do something good http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765635114/Best-way-to-fight-evil-is-to-do-something-good.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765635114/Best-way-to-fight-evil-is-to-do-something-good.html I felt a certain sadness when I listened to Michelle Knight's remarks at the sentencing hearing for Ariel Castro. Knight... Fri, 02 Aug 2013 00:00:00 MDT Utah National Guard to present Bronze Minuteman Awards http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865581369/Utah-National-Guard-to-present-Bronze-Minuteman-Awards.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865581369/Utah-National-Guard-to-present-Bronze-Minuteman-Awards.html The Utah National Guard will host its 52nd annual Bronze Minuteman Awards Dinner at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Little America... Fri, 07 Jun 2013 17:57:19 MDT Utah Jazz - Speaking on Business http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765631064/Utah-Jazz---Speaking-on-Business.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765631064/Utah-Jazz---Speaking-on-Business.html The Utah Jazz continue to entertain and inspire, not only on the court but off through the Jr. Jazz program. This program's... Tue, 04 Jun 2013 19:00:00 MDT Utah Jazz: Karl Malone to help coach Jazz big men http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580845/Utah-Jazz-Karl-Malone-to-help-coach-Jazz-big-men.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580845/Utah-Jazz-Karl-Malone-to-help-coach-Jazz-big-men.html Jazz power forward Derrick Favors' desire to improve was one of the impetuses leading to The Mailman landing a role he's... Wed, 29 May 2013 17:20:00 MDT Dick Harmon: BYU coach Mike Littlewood proving to be a gem for Cougar baseball http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580297/BYU-coach-Mike-Littlewood-proving-to-be-a-gem-for-Cougar-baseball.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580297/BYU-coach-Mike-Littlewood-proving-to-be-a-gem-for-Cougar-baseball.html BYU coach Mike Littlewood has an attitude and drive that is elevating BYU's baseball team this spring. The Cougars secured a... Sat, 18 May 2013 17:55:00 MDT BYU baseball: Cougars sweep Gaels series with 14-run victory http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580298/BYU-baseball-Cougars-sweep-Gaels-series-with-14-run-victory.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580298/BYU-baseball-Cougars-sweep-Gaels-series-with-14-run-victory.html A throwing error sent Jacob Hannemann home to secure the winning run in BYU baseball’s 14-3 victory Saturday at Larry... Sat, 18 May 2013 17:34:24 MDT BYU baseball: Unfazed Cougars come from behind, get big win over San Francisco http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865579896/BYU-baseball-Unfazed-Cougars-come-from-behind-get-big-win-over-San-Francisco.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865579896/BYU-baseball-Unfazed-Cougars-come-from-behind-get-big-win-over-San-Francisco.html Despite falling behind early, the BYU Cougars rally to post an important victory over the University of San Francisco. Sat, 11 May 2013 23:22:38 MDT Brad Rock: It wasn't just basketball for Jazz's Harrison, it was entertainment http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865579859/It-wasnt-just-basketball-for-Jazzs-Harrison-it-was-entertainment.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865579859/It-wasnt-just-basketball-for-Jazzs-Harrison-it-was-entertainment.html Making sure fans went home with a positive vibe was the goal of the longtime vice president for game operations and promotions. Sat, 11 May 2013 09:40:00 MDT College roundup: Cougars beat USF on Caldwell's walk-off http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765629332/College-roundup-Cougars-beat-USF-on-Caldwells-walk-off.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765629332/College-roundup-Cougars-beat-USF-on-Caldwells-walk-off.html PROVO — Kelton Caldwell hit a walk-off homer, lifting the BYU baseball team 10-9 over San Francisco in a back-and-forth... Fri, 10 May 2013 23:30:00 MDT BYU baseball: walk-off homer tops San Francisco http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865579849/BYU-baseball-walk-off-homer-tops-San-Francisco.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865579849/BYU-baseball-walk-off-homer-tops-San-Francisco.html Kelton Caldwell hit a walk-off homer, lifting the BYU baseball team 10-9 over San Francisco in a back-and-forth thriller... Fri, 10 May 2013 22:10:44 MDT BYU baseball: Dons stay red hot in 10-1 victory http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865579762/BYU-baseball-Dons-stay-red-hot-in-10-1-victory.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865579762/BYU-baseball-Dons-stay-red-hot-in-10-1-victory.html Red-hot San Francisco beat BYU’s baseball team 10-1 on Thursday night at Larry H. Miller Field. Thu, 09 May 2013 21:49:42 MDT BYU baseball: Overachieving Cougars have a chance to make 4-team WCC tournament http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865579659/BYU-baseball-Overachieving-Cougars-have-a-chance-to-make-4-team-WCC-tournament.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865579659/BYU-baseball-Overachieving-Cougars-have-a-chance-to-make-4-team-WCC-tournament.html With two series left in the regular season, the Cougars currently sit in fourth place in the West Coast Conference with a... Wed, 08 May 2013 14:55:00 MDT