BINGHAM - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/BINGHAM News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Living History: Bingham was a happening Utah place before the days of ore http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58133106-78/bingham-canyon-copper-copperfield.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58133106-78/bingham-canyon-copper-copperfield.html.csp">Living History: Bingham was a happening Utah place before the days of ore</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Eileen Hallet Stone </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-05T21:12:52.864-06:00">Updated Jul 5, 2014 09:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Before Utah Copper Co. (Kennecott) expanded the Bingham Canyon Mine into one of the world’s largest open-pit copper mines and consumed the ground beneath the towns and homes of the people who helped build it, Bingham Canyon was noisy, dusty, vital and full of life. In 1896, Salt Lake City entrepreneur Samuel Newhouse recognized copper’s future and shipped out the first copper sulfides from Highland Boy Mine in the Oquirrh Mountains. In 1906, Utah Copper mounted steam shovels on railroad tra...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58133106@www.sltrib.com Sat, 05 Jul 2014 21:12:52 MDT Bingham junior QB Kahi Neves drawing offers, recruiting hype http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58113930-52/neves-bingham-already-camps.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58113930-52/neves-bingham-already-camps.html.csp">Bingham junior QB Kahi Neves drawing offers, recruiting hype</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-25T18:42:34.414-06:00">Updated Jun 25, 2014 06:42PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The first day Kahi Neves showed up to Bingham football workouts, he brought a bit of an entourage. Dave Peck had barely just met his new rising junior quarterback before he ran into an Oregon assistant who had floated into practice. He pointed out Neves from the sideline, and said the Ducks were close to offering him. "He told me, 'You've got a good one here,'" Peck said. The 16-year-old quarterback will, in all likelihood, serve as Bingham's backup passer this fall, but he's already exploded on...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58113930@www.sltrib.com Wed, 25 Jun 2014 18:42:34 MDT Living history: In 1912, unions and strikes were part of life in Bingham Canyon http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58066349-78/copper-utah-1912-bingham.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58066349-78/copper-utah-1912-bingham.html.csp">Living history: In 1912, unions and strikes were part of life in Bingham Canyon</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By EILEEN HALLET STONE</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-14T23:01:04.717-06:00">Updated Jun 14, 2014 11:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In the summer of 1912, labor organizers, “Wobblies” from the Western Federation of Miners, agitated for industrial unions and equity in the culturally diverse town of Bingham Canyon, where Utah Copper Company was one of the country’s leading copper producers. In July, 250 miners signed on to the federation’s roster. Within three months, the numbers soared to 2,500. Grievances were many, and according to historian Philip Notarianni, “strikes became almost a way of life for most workers and...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58066349@www.sltrib.com Sat, 14 Jun 2014 23:01:04 MDT Utah Museum of Fine Arts goes deep, with art of Bingham Canyon Mine http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57892247-223/mine-utah-exhibit-poulton.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57892247-223/mine-utah-exhibit-poulton.html.csp">Utah Museum of Fine Arts goes deep, with art of Bingham Canyon Mine</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sean P. Means</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-05-29T16:16:26.126-06:00">Updated May 29, 2014 04:16PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">For 100 years, the Utah Museum of Fine Arts has been educating people who don’t know good art from a hole in the ground. Today, as part of its centennial celebration, the museum is opening an exhibit that gathers together art works about a remarkable hole in the ground. “Creation and Erasure: Art of the Bingham Canyon Mine” displays more than 100 works — paintings, drawings, prints and photographs — that evoke the history, industry and environmental impact of the Utah landmark, the world’s larg...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57892247@www.sltrib.com Thu, 29 May 2014 16:16:26 MDT Saturday run to benefit Bingham football player http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58008463-52/run-benefit-bingham-football.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/prepsports/58008463-52/run-benefit-bingham-football.html.csp">Saturday run to benefit Bingham football player</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-05-30T23:25:35.169-06:00">Updated May 30, 2014 11:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Bingham High football player Riley Culley’s life changed forever March 27 when he was diagnosed with Ewings Sarcoma, a rare form of bone cancer. He helped the Miners win the 5A championship and had planned on playing football at Dixie State. Instead, Culley will spend the next nine to 12 months in and out of Primary Children’s Hospital undergoing chemo treatments and surgery. To honor the player and raise funds for him, a benefit run is scheduled Saturday from 7:30 a.m. to noon at Bingham High S...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58008463@www.sltrib.com Fri, 30 May 2014 23:25:35 MDT Letter: Dance is both art and sport http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57982511-82/dance-sport-art-bingham.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57982511-82/dance-sport-art-bingham.html.csp">Letter: Dance is both art and sport</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-05-23T18:43:01.961-06:00">Updated May 23, 2014 06:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I am an 18-year-old student at Bingham High School, and I am a member of the Bingham Dance Company. Many people try to argue that dance is not considered a sport, but more of an art. I believe that dance is both an art and a sport. Dancers compete just like any other team. We sweat. We work hard. We push through sweat and tears. What doesn’t make dance a sport? Who says we don’t work as hard as football players? Kaitlyn Bishop South Jordan</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57982511@www.sltrib.com Fri, 23 May 2014 18:43:01 MDT Prep softball: Bingham, Taylorsville among favorites in 5A tournament http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57933789-190/taylorsville-champion-region-softball.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57933789-190/taylorsville-champion-region-softball.html.csp">Prep softball: Bingham, Taylorsville among favorites in 5A tournament</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tom wharton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-05-12T22:17:10.586-06:00">Updated May 12, 2014 10:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah high school softball teams sometimes build up traditions of excellence, making them always dangerous come state tournament time. That’s why Bingham and Taylorsville must be listed among the favorites Tuesday when the Class 5A high school softball tournament opens. Region 3 champion Bingham, which hosts Granger on Tuesday, captured three straight state titles from 2008 to 2010, and always seems to be in the mix. Region 2 champion Taylorsville, with Jaycie LeBaron pitching well and a recent ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57933789@www.sltrib.com Mon, 12 May 2014 22:17:10 MDT Prep baseball: Tait’s pitching helps Bingham top Cottonwood http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57939704-190/bingham-cottonwood-mountain-tait.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57939704-190/bingham-cottonwood-mountain-tait.html.csp">Prep baseball: Tait’s pitching helps Bingham top Cottonwood</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kyle Goon</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-05-13T23:16:43.225-06:00">Updated May 13, 2014 11:16PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cottonwood Heights • For the pitcher who has thrown his best stuff all afternoon, a one-run lead seems like all he needs. But when the bases are loaded with two outs, it looks quite a bit slimmer. Bingham ace Trevor Tait had been dominant up until the bottom of the sixth inning, when Cottonwood seemed like it would finally break through his shutout effort. But a quick inning-ending double play ended the threat, and was the last nervous moment the Miners had all day with a two-run rally in the ne...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57939704@www.sltrib.com Tue, 13 May 2014 23:16:43 MDT Rugby group launches study on gay discrimination http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57952250-77/rugby-university-athletes-australia.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57952250-77/rugby-university-athletes-australia.html.csp">Rugby group launches study on gay discrimination</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-05-16T23:38:23.759-06:00">Updated May 16, 2014 11:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sydney • Organizers of the Bingham Cup, the world cup of gay rugby, have initiated an international study of discrimination based on sexuality in sports. The “Out on the Fields” study on rugby was launched Friday, a day ahead of the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia. Andrew Purchas, president of the Bingham Cup Sydney 2014, said the study will look at the prevalence and forms of discrimination among athletes and fans. Experts from Brunel University in Britain, Pennsylvania Sta...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-579522502014-05-16T23:38:23.759-06:00" id="#license-2014-05-16T23:38:23.759-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57952250@www.sltrib.com Fri, 16 May 2014 23:38:23 MDT Prep girls’ golf: Bingham faces challenge in bid for latest title http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57879188-190/golf-bingham-crawford-class.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57879188-190/golf-bingham-crawford-class.html.csp">Prep girls’ golf: Bingham faces challenge in bid for latest title</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tom Wharton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-05-11T22:44:34.902-06:00">Updated May 11, 2014 10:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">After winning the last four state girls’ golf titles, Bingham likely won’t be the favorite when the Class 5A golf tournament tees up Monday at Bountiful Ridge Golf Course. The Miners lost four seniors off last year’s title team, which beat Davis by one shot, including medalist Serene Blair. Region rival Alta has been beating Bingham this year, and the Darts, Weber and Lone Peak figure to be in the mix. But if the Bingham streak ends, it won’t be for lack of hard work by coach Elizabeth Conry and...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57879188@www.sltrib.com Sun, 11 May 2014 22:44:34 MDT