Hill Air Force Base http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Hill Air Force Base en-us Copyright 2016, Deseret News Publishing Company Thu, 11 Feb 2016 00:00:01 MST Thu, 11 Feb 2016 06:58:59 MST Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Herbert pleads with Obama to stop any new monument designations in Utah http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865633739/Herbert-pleads-with-Obama-to-stop-any-new-monument-designations-in-Utah.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865633739/Herbert-pleads-with-Obama-to-stop-any-new-monument-designations-in-Utah.html?pg=all In a letter penned to President Obama on Monday, Utah Gov. Gary Herbert urged that no new monument designations be made in... Mon, 03 Aug 2015 23:45:50 MDT A. Scott Anderson: A tribute to Roy Simmons, a Utah business pioneer http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865633213/A-tribute-to-Roy-Simmons-a-Utah-business-pioneer.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865633213/A-tribute-to-Roy-Simmons-a-Utah-business-pioneer.html?pg=all Real pioneers share five key attributes: hard work, innovation/creativity, integrity, vision and service. A Utah business... Fri, 24 Jul 2015 00:04:12 MDT Reactivated Hill Air Force Base unit to be first ever to fly new fighter jets http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865632851/Reactivated-Hill-Air-Force-Base-unit-to-be-first-ever-to-fly-new-fighter-jets.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865632851/Reactivated-Hill-Air-Force-Base-unit-to-be-first-ever-to-fly-new-fighter-jets.html?pg=all The tone of the ceremonies was triumphant Friday at Hill Air Force Base as military leaders resurrected a once-defunct U.S.... Sat, 18 Jul 2015 13:36:23 MDT West Valley man who allegedly threatened to shoot cops, convicts faces weapons charges http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865632215/West-Valley-man-who-allegedly-threatened-to-shoot-cops-convicts-faces-weapons-charges.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865632215/West-Valley-man-who-allegedly-threatened-to-shoot-cops-convicts-faces-weapons-charges.html?pg=all A civilian worker at Hill Air Force Base who allegedly threatened to shoot people in the street if "society were to collapse"... Wed, 08 Jul 2015 20:13:35 MDT 388th Fighter Wing at Hill Air Force Base welcomes new commander http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865631048/388th-Fighter-Wing-at-Hill-Air-Force-Base-welcomes-new-commander.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865631048/388th-Fighter-Wing-at-Hill-Air-Force-Base-welcomes-new-commander.html?pg=all Col. Brad Lyons replaced Col. Lance Landrum as the 388th Fighter Wing commander Friday during a change of command ceremony. Fri, 19 Jun 2015 16:46:12 MDT Hill Air Force Base to run nighttime training missions next week http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865630206/Hill-Air-Force-Base-to-run-nighttime-training-missions-next-week.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865630206/Hill-Air-Force-Base-to-run-nighttime-training-missions-next-week.html?pg=all Military pilots will be using the skies over Hill Air Force base and the surrounding area for extended hours next week. Fri, 05 Jun 2015 18:01:05 MDT Wartime relics at Hill Aerospace Museum having restorative work done http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865628515/Wartime-relics-at-Hill-Aerospace-Museum-having-restorative-work-done.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865628515/Wartime-relics-at-Hill-Aerospace-Museum-having-restorative-work-done.html?pg=all Contractors are taking three weeks to repaint five planes and two missiles at the Hill Air Force Base Aerospace Museum. Tue, 12 May 2015 16:32:39 MDT Aircraft noise to increase as Hill Air Force Base conducts weapons training http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865628282/Aircraft-noise-to-increase-as-Hill-Air-Force-Base-conducts-weapons-training.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865628282/Aircraft-noise-to-increase-as-Hill-Air-Force-Base-conducts-weapons-training.html?pg=all Residents near Hill Air Force Base may notice an increase in aircraft noise through Thursday, May 14. Fri, 08 May 2015 16:50:20 MDT Sen. Hatch's 'I-Squared' bill could more than double cap on high-skill visas http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865626443/Sen-Hatchs-I-Squared-bill-could-more-than-double-cap-on-high-skill-visas.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865626443/Sen-Hatchs-I-Squared-bill-could-more-than-double-cap-on-high-skill-visas.html?pg=all Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, says his proposed "I-Squared Act" would address American employers' immediate need for increased... Tue, 14 Apr 2015 18:45:00 MDT Utah guardsman meets President Obama in surprise clean energy roundtable http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765671501/Utah-guardsman-meets-President-Obama-in-surprise-clean-energy-roundtable.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765671501/Utah-guardsman-meets-President-Obama-in-surprise-clean-energy-roundtable.html?pg=all Last week, 26-year-old Lance Futch donned a white polo and drove to Hill Air Force Base for what he believed was a chance to... Wed, 08 Apr 2015 23:32:33 MDT Letter: Respect for POTUS http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625985/Respect-for-POTUS.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625985/Respect-for-POTUS.html?pg=all Wed, 08 Apr 2015 00:28:30 MDT In our opinion: Salt Lake County's budget proposal would break cycle of deferred maintenance http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625910/Salt-Lake-Countys-budget-proposal-would-break-cycle-of-deferred-maintenance.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625910/Salt-Lake-Countys-budget-proposal-would-break-cycle-of-deferred-maintenance.html?pg=all Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams has done something in his proposed budget that deserves praise as a meaningful nod toward... Tue, 07 Apr 2015 00:00:00 MDT On Second Thought: Iran, Obama visits Utah and self-driving cars http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625650/On-Second-Thought-Iran-Obama-visits-Utah-and-self-driving-cars.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625650/On-Second-Thought-Iran-Obama-visits-Utah-and-self-driving-cars.html?pg=all A lighthearted look at news of the day. Mon, 06 Apr 2015 00:00:00 MDT Obama moved quickly on his first trip to Utah as president http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625689/Obama-moved-quickly-on-his-first-trip-to-Utah-as-president.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625689/Obama-moved-quickly-on-his-first-trip-to-Utah-as-president.html?pg=all President Barack Obama crammed a lot into his 15-hour stay in Utah. Sat, 04 Apr 2015 16:32:57 MDT Hill AFB, Salt Lake City win praise from Obama http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625643/Hill-AFB-Salt-Lake-City-win-praise-from-Obama.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625643/Hill-AFB-Salt-Lake-City-win-praise-from-Obama.html?pg=all Standing in front of an array of solar panels at Hill Air Force Base, President Barack Obama announced Friday the base will... Fri, 03 Apr 2015 20:25:33 MDT Hosting a president: Local agencies hail visit as a success http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625693/Hosting-a-president-Local-agencies-hail-visit-as-a-success.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625693/Hosting-a-president-Local-agencies-hail-visit-as-a-success.html?pg=all While few concrete details are available so far about the local costs and manpower behind the president's visit, agencies... Fri, 03 Apr 2015 18:46:47 MDT SLCC solar program heeds the call for solar training http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625695/SLCC-solar-program-heeds-the-call-for-solar-training.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625695/SLCC-solar-program-heeds-the-call-for-solar-training.html?pg=all Salt Lake Community College is responding to Utah's demand — and a charge from President Barack Obama — for more... Fri, 03 Apr 2015 18:39:09 MDT Utah is 49th state for Obama. South Dakota still waits http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765671218/Utah-is-49th-state-for-Obama-South-Dakota-still-waits.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765671218/Utah-is-49th-state-for-Obama-South-Dakota-still-waits.html?pg=all Utah, check. One more state to go for President Barack Obama: South Dakota. Fri, 03 Apr 2015 14:22:46 MDT Obama expected to announce solar energy initiative, tout Salt Lake City in Friday speech http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625639/Obama-expected-to-announce-solar-energy-initiative-tout-Salt-Lake-City-in-Friday-speech.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625639/Obama-expected-to-announce-solar-energy-initiative-tout-Salt-Lake-City-in-Friday-speech.html?pg=all President Barack Obama is expected to announce today an initiative to train 75,000 people to work in the solar energy... Fri, 03 Apr 2015 07:00:00 MDT President Obama arrives in Utah, meets with LDS Church leaders http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625626/President-Obama-arrives-in-Utah-meets-with-LDS-Church-leaders.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625626/President-Obama-arrives-in-Utah-meets-with-LDS-Church-leaders.html?pg=all President Barack Obama arrived in Utah on Thursday to cheers from military families gathered to see Air Force One touch down... Thu, 02 Apr 2015 20:15:00 MDT Obama about three hours behind schedule, still set to arrive in Utah on Thursday http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625537/Obama-about-three-hours-behind-schedule-still-set-to-arrive-in-Utah-on-Thursday.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625537/Obama-about-three-hours-behind-schedule-still-set-to-arrive-in-Utah-on-Thursday.html?pg=all President Barack Obama is set to arrive at Hill Air Force Base late Thursday afternoon for a Friday event at the military... Thu, 02 Apr 2015 13:58:14 MDT Obama delays departure due to Iran talks, but trip to Kentucky, Utah will go ahead http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765671141/Obama-delays-departure-due-to-Iran-talks-but-trip-to-Kentucky-Utah-will-go-ahead.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765671141/Obama-delays-departure-due-to-Iran-talks-but-trip-to-Kentucky-Utah-will-go-ahead.html?pg=all President Barack Obama is scheduled to make his first visit to Utah as president when he arrives in the state late Thursday... Thu, 02 Apr 2015 13:17:49 MDT Obama expected to stay overnight in Utah for HAFB visit http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625465/Obama-expected-to-stay-overnight-in-Utah-for-HAFB-visit.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625465/Obama-expected-to-stay-overnight-in-Utah-for-HAFB-visit.html?pg=all President Barack Obama is expected to arrive in Utah on Thursday for a Friday event at Hill Air Force Base and travel via... Wed, 01 Apr 2015 17:15:00 MDT President Obama to make first trip to Utah this week as president http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625326/President-Obama-to-make-first-trip-to-Utah-this-week-as-president.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865625326/President-Obama-to-make-first-trip-to-Utah-this-week-as-president.html?pg=all President Barack Obama is scheduled to make his first trip to Utah this week as commander-in-chief. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 17:56:20 MDT Dog helps girl with rare metabolic disease beat odds http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865624172/Dog-helps-girl-with-rare-metabolic-disease-beat-odds.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865624172/Dog-helps-girl-with-rare-metabolic-disease-beat-odds.html?pg=all A girl born with a rare metabolic disease is achieving things she never thought possible thanks to her four-legged friend,... Fri, 13 Mar 2015 15:43:54 MDT Lawmakers support move of Utah Air National Guard to Hill Air Force Base http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865623230/Lawmakers-support-move-of-Utah-Air-National-Guard-to-Hill-Air-Force-Base.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865623230/Lawmakers-support-move-of-Utah-Air-National-Guard-to-Hill-Air-Force-Base.html?pg=all A House committee approved a resolution Monday that urges support for moving Utah Air National Guard operations to Hill Air... Mon, 02 Mar 2015 13:08:33 MST Photo gallery: Fight for Air Climb challenge raises awareness for lung diseases http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865623130/Fight-for-Air-Climb-challenge-raises-awareness-for-lung-diseases.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865623130/Fight-for-Air-Climb-challenge-raises-awareness-for-lung-diseases.html?pg=all Utah firefighters and community members climbed the 372 steps to the top of the Zions Bank tower Saturday in support of the... Sun, 01 Mar 2015 00:09:44 MST Hatch, Bishop talk public lands, Hill Air Force Base with Utah lawmakers http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865622291/Hatch-Bishop-talk-public-lands-Hill-Air-Force-Base-with-Utah-lawmakers.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865622291/Hatch-Bishop-talk-public-lands-Hill-Air-Force-Base-with-Utah-lawmakers.html?pg=all Rep. Rob Bishop, R-Utah, hopes to have a rough draft and map of his public lands initiative in Congress before the end of March. Thu, 19 Feb 2015 15:02:11 MST UTA upgrades 100 bus stops http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865622208/UTA-upgrades-100-bus-stops.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865622208/UTA-upgrades-100-bus-stops.html?pg=all The Utah Transit Authority has been working to make bus stops compliant with the Americans with Disabilities Act and more... Wed, 18 Feb 2015 13:30:00 MST Senate gives preliminary approval to partisan school board election bill http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865622184/Senate-gives-preliminary-approval-to-partisan-school-board-election-bill.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865622184/Senate-gives-preliminary-approval-to-partisan-school-board-election-bill.html?pg=all The Utah Senate gave preliminary approval Tuesday to a bill that would modify the election system for members of the Utah... Tue, 17 Feb 2015 21:46:37 MST Hill Air Force Base to get F-35 fighter jet http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865621328/Hill-Air-Force-Base-to-get-F-35-fighter-jet.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865621328/Hill-Air-Force-Base-to-get-F-35-fighter-jet.html?pg=all The next generation fighter jet will start to arrive at Hill Air Force Base in September. The F-35 is getting an increase in... Fri, 06 Feb 2015 13:22:50 MST 5 books that share Utah's history, outdoors http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619788/5-books-that-share-Utahs-history-outdoors.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619788/5-books-that-share-Utahs-history-outdoors.html?pg=all These books share an aspect of Utah, from ballet to mining to the outdoors. Fri, 16 Jan 2015 23:20:00 MST Utah has no plans to sue Colorado over marijuana 'today,' Herbert says http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619056/Utah-has-no-plans-to-sue-Colorado-over-marijuana-today-Herbert-says.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865619056/Utah-has-no-plans-to-sue-Colorado-over-marijuana-today-Herbert-says.html?pg=all From Healthy Utah, the Utah Test and Training Range to the issue of marijuana legalization, Utah Gov. Gary Herbert covered an... Tue, 06 Jan 2015 17:45:00 MST Hill Air Force Base officials release name of airman, wife, killed in rollover http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617746/Hill-Air-Force-Base-officials-release-name-of-airman-wife-killed-in-rollover.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617746/Hill-Air-Force-Base-officials-release-name-of-airman-wife-killed-in-rollover.html?pg=all Hill Air Force Base officials identified Staff Sgt. Derek Ramos, 34, and his wife, Emily, as the victims killed in a rollover... Mon, 15 Dec 2014 16:53:51 MST Hill AFB airman, woman killed, 2 children injured in Bountiful rollover http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617662/Hill-AFB-airman-woman-killed-2-children-injured-in-Bountiful-rollover.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865617662/Hill-AFB-airman-woman-killed-2-children-injured-in-Bountiful-rollover.html?pg=all An airman from Hill Air Force Base and a woman were killed and two children were injured Saturday in single-vehicle rollover... Sat, 13 Dec 2014 16:30:00 MST Several groups providing Thanksgiving meals this week http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616457/Several-groups-providing-Thanksgiving-meals-this-week.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865616457/Several-groups-providing-Thanksgiving-meals-this-week.html?pg=all Dozens of agencies are willing to provide either supplies or meals for those in need this holiday. Tue, 25 Nov 2014 18:55:00 MST Retiring House speaker wants place at table for lawmakers on testing range expansion http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865615941/Retiring-House-speaker-wants-place-at-table-for-lawmakers-on-testing-range-expansion.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865615941/Retiring-House-speaker-wants-place-at-table-for-lawmakers-on-testing-range-expansion.html?pg=all Retiring House Speaker Becky Lockhart, R-Provo, said Wednesday lawmakers need to be involved in the negotiations to expand... Wed, 19 Nov 2014 15:47:44 MST 1st District race features Donna McAleer challenging Rob Bishop – again http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613498/1st-District-race-features-Donna-McAleer-challenging-Rob-Bishop-1-again.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613498/1st-District-race-features-Donna-McAleer-challenging-Rob-Bishop-1-again.html?pg=all Two candidates who marched down the same campaign trail two years ago are once again making a bid for the seat in Utah's 1st... Sun, 19 Oct 2014 17:05:00 MDT Defense department wants to expand Utah Test and Training Range http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613095/Defense-department-wants-to-expand-Utah-Test-and-Training-Range.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865613095/Defense-department-wants-to-expand-Utah-Test-and-Training-Range.html?pg=all A fledgling proposal to significantly expand the Utah Test and Training Range has prompted an informational meeting in Juab... Tue, 14 Oct 2014 14:30:00 MDT Singers of all ages try out to sing the national anthem at Jazz games http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612858/Singers-of-all-ages-try-out-to-sing-the-national-anthem-at-Jazz-games.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612858/Singers-of-all-ages-try-out-to-sing-the-national-anthem-at-Jazz-games.html?pg=all Individuals and small groups of up to eight people perform the national anthem during tryouts at EnergySolutions Arena in... Fri, 10 Oct 2014 14:34:12 MDT Richard Davis: Gather the family for a civics lesson — Watch the debates http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612122/Gather-the-family-for-a-civics-lesson-2-Watch-the-debates.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865612122/Gather-the-family-for-a-civics-lesson-2-Watch-the-debates.html?pg=all In recent years, candidate communication with voters has been dominated by sound bites. But this year Utah voters can go... Wed, 01 Oct 2014 00:00:00 MDT Photos: Cockpit closeup at Wings and Wheels food drive http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611411/Photos-Cockpit-closeup-at-Wings-and-Wheels-food-drive.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611411/Photos-Cockpit-closeup-at-Wings-and-Wheels-food-drive.html?pg=all Kids of all ages explored some extraordinary aircraft and vintage vehicles Saturday during the Wings and Wheels food drive. Sat, 20 Sep 2014 18:28:24 MDT Tipped tanker, potential chemical spill closes roads near Hill Air Force Base http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611371/Tipped-tanker-potential-chemical-spill-closes-roads-near-Hill-Air-Force-Base.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611371/Tipped-tanker-potential-chemical-spill-closes-roads-near-Hill-Air-Force-Base.html?pg=all A tipped tanker caused a chemical spill scare and traffic delays near Hill Air Force Base on Friday. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 22:07:30 MDT Community bands together to build home for family http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611140/Community-bands-together-to-build-home-for-family.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865611140/Community-bands-together-to-build-home-for-family.html?pg=all People in Brigham City are building a home for the Sleight family. Evan Sleight was paralyzed from the neck down in a car... Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:28:04 MDT Utahns hear booms as HAFB detonates rocket motors http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865610534/Utahns-hear-booms-as-HAFB-detonates-rocket-motors.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865610534/Utahns-hear-booms-as-HAFB-detonates-rocket-motors.html?pg=all Hill Air Force Base detonated two Trident ballistic missile rocket motors in the western desert on Monday, sending booms from... Mon, 08 Sep 2014 18:15:00 MDT UTA offers buses between Clearfield station, HAFB http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609877/UTA-offers-buses-between-Clearfield-station-HAFB.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609877/UTA-offers-buses-between-Clearfield-station-HAFB.html?pg=all The Utah Transit Authority is offering a chance to try bus service between the Clearfield FrontRunner station and Hill Air... Fri, 29 Aug 2014 16:10:00 MDT U.S. Air Force: 3,459 positions to be cut; 27 at Hill Air Force Base http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765656717/US-Air-Force-3459-positions-to-be-cut-27-at-Hill-Air-Force-Base.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765656717/US-Air-Force-3459-positions-to-be-cut-27-at-Hill-Air-Force-Base.html?pg=all The Air Force said Monday it will eliminate nearly 3,500 positions over the next five years, with Virginia being harder hit... Mon, 14 Jul 2014 14:58:56 MDT 'Warriors Over The Wasatch' air show draws thousands of Utahns to Hill Air Force Base http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606033/Warriors-Over-The-Wasatch-air-show-draws-thousands-of-Utahns-to-Hill-Air-Force-Base.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606033/Warriors-Over-The-Wasatch-air-show-draws-thousands-of-Utahns-to-Hill-Air-Force-Base.html?pg=all Hill Air Force Base's open house showcased service members and the military capabilities of the U.S. Air Force. The biannual... Sun, 29 Jun 2014 18:19:20 MDT Utah teacher named 'Hometown Hero,’ flies with Air Force Thunderbirds http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605959/Utah-teacher-named-Hometown-Hero7-flies-with-Air-Force-Thunderbirds.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605959/Utah-teacher-named-Hometown-Hero7-flies-with-Air-Force-Thunderbirds.html?pg=all The Thunderbirds air show is this weekend. For each show, they choose a hometown hero to go up in an F-16. Becky Austad of... Fri, 27 Jun 2014 16:16:29 MDT Photos: Hill Air Force Base prepares for air show this weekend http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605882/Photos-Hill-Air-Force-Base-prepares-for-air-show-this-weekend.html?pg=all http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605882/Photos-Hill-Air-Force-Base-prepares-for-air-show-this-weekend.html?pg=all The Air Force Thunderbirds took to the skies Thursday to practice their exhibitions for an upcoming air show. Fri, 27 Jun 2014 06:55:34 MDT