BISHOP - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/BISHOP News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Director: Americans disconnected from national parks http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57739508-78/national-jarvis-park-service.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57739508-78/national-jarvis-park-service.html.csp">Director: Americans disconnected from national parks</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By brett prettyman</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-29T12:38:22.288-06:00">Updated Mar 29, 2014 12:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Efforts by Utah Rep. Rob Bishop to undermine the 1906 Antiquities Act and by the Utah Legislature to take control of federal lands in the state are “symptoms” of a larger national issue, says Jonathan Jarvis, director of the National Park Service. “What I sense with the flattening of visitation, the budget issues and the legislative attacks is that they are symptoms of the waning relevancy of the [National Park Service] to the American people,” said Jarvis, in Salt Lake City to be the keynote sp...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 57739508@www.sltrib.com Sat, 29 Mar 2014 12:38:22 MDT Editorial: Bishop’s attack on Antiquities Act is a bad idea http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57734408-82/national-monument-act-antiquities.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57734408-82/national-monument-act-antiquities.html.csp">Editorial: Bishop’s attack on Antiquities Act is a bad idea</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-27T10:22:35.923-06:00">Updated Mar 27, 2014 10:22AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">“Leave it as it is. You cannot improve upon it; not a bit. What you can do is to keep it for your children, your children’s children, and for all who come after you.” — President Theodore Roosevelt, designating the Grand Canyon National Monument, 1908 Utah’s Rep. Rob Bishop has it absolutely backwards. The time for a public review of the future of a piece of public land is before it is forever destroyed, not before it is set aside. His bill, H.R. 1459, which the House debated and, predictabl...</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> 57734408@www.sltrib.com Thu, 27 Mar 2014 10:22:35 MDT Letter: Bishop is wrong to limit power to create protected lands http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57774256-82/bill-bishop-act-lands.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57774256-82/bill-bishop-act-lands.html.csp">Letter: Bishop is wrong to limit power to create protected lands</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-05T01:01:07.134-06:00">Updated Apr 5, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Congressman Bishop, you are just dead wrong! Your bill limiting the presidents’ power to use the Antiquities Act to preserve public lands is a thinly veiled effort to keep all options open on federally controlled land (“House passes Bishop’s bill on creating monuments,” Tribune, March 26). The truth is that this is public land. It belongs to me and you, our grandchildren and theirs and all the generations to come. The states have historically been poor stewards of the land and would have dri...</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> 57774256@www.sltrib.com Sat, 05 Apr 2014 01:01:07 MDT Op-ed: Hatch leads on access for disabled, but other Utahns fall short http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57765899-82/guidelines-students-technology-access.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57765899-82/guidelines-students-technology-access.html.csp">Op-ed: Hatch leads on access for disabled, but other Utahns fall short</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sachin Pavathran</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-05T01:01:04.7-06:00">Updated Apr 5, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Twenty-four years after he helped author the Americans with Disabilities Act, Sen. Orrin Hatch is still leading the charge as a champion for people with disabilities. In February he joined Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., to introduce a bill that improves access to instructional materials for students with disabilities. As a blind Utahn pursuing a doctoral degree, I am proud that Hatch continues to be a leader for equal access. Hatch is also a conservative touchstone. After 40 years, he has b...</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> 57765899@www.sltrib.com Sat, 05 Apr 2014 01:01:04 MDT Serving as a bishop is hardly a prerequisite for LDS apostles http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57703712-78/bishop-bishops-church-lds.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57703712-78/bishop-bishops-church-lds.html.csp">Serving as a bishop is hardly a prerequisite for LDS apostles</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lee Davidson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-31T21:28:15.233-06:00">Updated Mar 31, 2014 09:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Here’s a trivia question: How many of the 16 presidents of the LDS Church served at one time as bishops of wards, or congregations? Just two: current President Thomas S. Monson and former President Howard W. Hunter. That may be a bit surprising since former President Gordon B. Hinckley once said that “no one else, not even the stake president nor the quorum president nor the mission president nor, for that matter, the general authorities so directly affects the lives of the members of this churc...</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> 57703712@www.sltrib.com Mon, 31 Mar 2014 21:28:15 MDT Utah Mormon bishop helping his members sign up for Obamacare http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsfaithblog/57759197-180/health-utah-care-lds.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsfaithblog/57759197-180/health-utah-care-lds.html.csp">Utah Mormon bishop helping his members sign up for Obamacare</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">THE SALT LAKE TRIBUNE</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-01T22:22:49.526-06:00">Updated Apr 1, 2014 10:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Mormon bishop of an inner-city Salt Lake City congregation has found a new way to serve down-and-out members: help them sign up for Obamacare. Bishop David Heslington describes his LDS 12th Ward as “a diverse mix of retired citizens, middle-aged professionals, young families, and a lot of people struggling with addiction,” in a story by KUER’s Andrea Smardon. “Salt Lake City is addiction-recovery central for the state of Utah, so a lot of folks are coming into the central city to find the serv...</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> 57759197@www.sltrib.com Tue, 01 Apr 2014 22:22:49 MDT Letter: Bishop’s bill to gut Antiquities Act shows GOP bias http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57743220-82/bishop-act-bill-gop.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57743220-82/bishop-act-bill-gop.html.csp">Letter: Bishop’s bill to gut Antiquities Act shows GOP bias</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-30T22:29:05.261-06:00">Updated Mar 30, 2014 10:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Rob Bishop is pushing legislation that would make it virtually impossible for a president to use the Antiquities Act to preserve any of our country’s national landmarks (“House passes Bishop’s bill on creating monuments,” Tribune, March 26). This is a Republican measure, and everyone knows that the GOP is the party of “No.” Individuals like Rob Bishop and Ken Ivory would like nothing more than to have all of our national parks dotted with oil wells, gas wells, strip mines and housing developmen...</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> 57743220@www.sltrib.com Sun, 30 Mar 2014 22:29:05 MDT Letter: Bishop bill to hamstring process of protecting lands misguided http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57743345-82/bishop-editorial-bill-act.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57743345-82/bishop-editorial-bill-act.html.csp">Letter: Bishop bill to hamstring process of protecting lands misguided</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-31T05:22:24.854-06:00">Updated Mar 31, 2014 05:22AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Never before have I agreed more strongly with the Tribune editorial board than I do with its March 27 editorial (“Bishop’s attack on Antiquities Act is a bad idea.”) This terribly misguided attempt to hamstring the process of protecting our public lands is one of the worst ideas my congressman has come up with in his tenure in Washington. It only makes sense that those who would change the nature of the land should be required to “make their case” and jump through appropriate legal hoops. Bish...</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> 57743345@www.sltrib.com Mon, 31 Mar 2014 05:22:24 MDT House passes Bishop’s bill on creating monuments http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57733856-90/bishop-bill-national-act.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57733856-90/bishop-bill-national-act.html.csp">House passes Bishop’s bill on creating monuments</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Thomas Burr</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-26T21:20:24.677-06:00">Updated Mar 26, 2014 09:20PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • A proposed national monument would first have to go through an environmental review under legislation approved Wednesday by the House. The House voted largely along party lines — 222 to 201 — to pass Utah Rep. Rob Bishop’s legislation that would restrict a president’s unilateral power to protect large swaths of public land without congressional approval. Bishop said this approach is necessary to allow public input into monument designations that currently are done with a stroke of...</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> 57733856@www.sltrib.com Wed, 26 Mar 2014 21:20:24 MDT Bishop bill would restrict national monument creation http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57729569-90/act-antiquities-bill-bishop.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57729569-90/act-antiquities-bill-bishop.html.csp">Bishop bill would restrict national monument creation</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Thomas Burr</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-25T22:24:14.499-06:00">Updated Mar 25, 2014 10:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • With a stroke of his pen on April 12, 1929, President Herbert Hoover preserved some 4,200 acres in southeastern Utah, heralding the area’s gigantic arches, natural bridges, spires and other unique wind-worn formations. President Franklin Delano Roosevelt expanded the new Arches National Monument to create what is now a national park so treasured that Utah is synonymous with the park’s iconic Delicate Arch. Republican and Democratic presidents have used the 1906 Antiquities Act — whi...</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> 57729569@www.sltrib.com Tue, 25 Mar 2014 22:24:14 MDT Letter: Bishop’s opposition to California monument defies local support http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57722826-82/president-monument-bishop-california.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57722826-82/president-monument-bishop-california.html.csp">Letter: Bishop’s opposition to California monument defies local support</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-25T01:01:03.573-06:00">Updated Mar 25, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I am disappointed, to say the least, in Rep. Rob Bishop’s reaction to the president’s protection of the Point Arena-Stornetta Public Lands and expansion of the California Coastal National Monument (“Obama trying to create national monuments in New Mexico and California,” Tribune, Feb. 4). I believe his statement is purely political, because here in Mendocino, local business groups, environmental interests, Native Americans, and political interests from all sides were thrilled with the president...</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> 57722826@www.sltrib.com Tue, 25 Mar 2014 01:01:03 MDT Paul Rolly: Rep. Rob Bishop knows how to block a bill http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57712300-90/bill-bishop-bills-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57712300-90/bill-bishop-bills-utah.html.csp">Paul Rolly: Rep. Rob Bishop knows how to block a bill</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PAUL ROLLY</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-24T01:01:02.402-06:00">Updated Mar 24, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A report from the Center for American Progress singled out Rep. Rob Bishop as a key representative in a scheme to block bipartisan bills protecting pristine lands. The report alleges partisan gamesmanship has bottled up dozens of bills crafted by local stakeholders and sponsored by home-state representatives, citing the Utah Republican as one of the worst offenders. Former Interior Secretary Ken Salazar and former Rep. Steve LaTourette, R-Ohio, say the bills that would give protected wilderness...</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> 57712300@www.sltrib.com Mon, 24 Mar 2014 01:01:02 MDT Editorial: Bishop should not be a block to wilderness http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57713051-82/conservation-bishop-report-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57713051-82/conservation-bishop-report-utah.html.csp">Editorial: Bishop should not be a block to wilderness</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-22T23:37:03.232-06:00">Updated Mar 22, 2014 11:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">It’s another report among many on the lack of congressional action on important issues, and it’s coming from a left-leaning organization. But the Center for American Progress provides information in its latest study that should be of particular interest to Utahns. The report concludes that political maneuvering by Republicans in Washington has prevented passage, or even debate, on dozens of bills to create wilderness across the country. The effect has been that even measures coming from local 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> 57713051@www.sltrib.com Sat, 22 Mar 2014 23:37:03 MDT Letter: Bishop wants to head House panel to ‘help Utah out’ of public lands http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57698151-82/bishop-lands-public-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57698151-82/bishop-lands-public-utah.html.csp">Letter: Bishop wants to head House panel to ‘help Utah out’ of public lands</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-22T01:01:03.155-06:00">Updated Mar 22, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Rep. Rob Bishop, who is hoping to land the chairmanship of the House committee that oversees America’s public lands, said, “They own 70 percent of Utah and they control the other 30 percent through Fish and Wildlife and EPA.” Who are they? I thought they were us, the American people. Isn’t this our land? He goes on to say “I can use this, I think effectively, to help Utah out.” I hope he doesn’t mean public lands out of our hands and into the hands of special interest groups. Gerry Rojas We...</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> 57698151@www.sltrib.com Sat, 22 Mar 2014 01:01:03 MDT Report: Wilderness bills blocked; Utah’s Bishop singled out http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57707543-90/wilderness-bills-conservation-report.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57707543-90/wilderness-bills-conservation-report.html.csp">Report: Wilderness bills blocked; Utah’s Bishop singled out</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brian Maffly</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-20T20:36:34.016-06:00">Updated Mar 20, 2014 08:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">More than two decades ago, legislation was first introduced to protect Colorado’s Browns Canyon, where the Arkansas River roils out of the Rockies between pink granite walls. The measure had bipartisan backing from that state’s congressional delegation. But 13 bills later, action has yet to be taken on the proposed 22,000-acre wilderness, considered a whitewater mecca and scenic gem, according to a new report titled “Languishing Lands: Conservation Bills Stalled in Congress.” Partisan gamesmans...</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> 57707543@www.sltrib.com Thu, 20 Mar 2014 20:36:34 MDT Bishop, Chaffetz hoping to lead committees in next Congress http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57682376-90/bishop-chaffetz-chairman-chairmanships.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57682376-90/bishop-chaffetz-chairman-chairmanships.html.csp">Bishop, Chaffetz hoping to lead committees in next Congress</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Thomas Burr</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-17T23:02:05.788-06:00">Updated Mar 17, 2014 11:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Rep. Jason Chaffetz wants to wield the congressional gavel — and subpoena power — that can make the White House quake. Rep. Rob Bishop is hoping to land the chairmanship that oversees America’s public lands. These two Utahns in the U.S. House are in line — or trying to be — to head powerful committees in the next congressional session, a possible position of authority the state has never seen on that side of Capitol Hill. Chaffetz, an up-and-coming GOP star, has been campaigning h...</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> 57682376@www.sltrib.com Mon, 17 Mar 2014 23:02:05 MDT Commentary: Love story or Chinese spy maneuver? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57682243-82/bishop-love-information-classified.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57682243-82/bishop-love-information-classified.html.csp">Commentary: Love story or Chinese spy maneuver?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By catherine a. traywick</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-16T16:21:02.08-06:00">Updated Mar 16, 2014 04:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">By Catherine A. Traywick Foreign Policy WASHINGTON — Theirs was an unconventional love story. He was a 59-year-old, married defense contractor with a top security clearance. She was a 27-year-old Chinese national with a student visa. They met at a defense conference in Hawaii, where he lived, and began an illicit, long-distance romance that lasted nearly three years and saw him give her reams of classified U.S. military secrets. But like all good love stories, this one ends unhappily. Last ...</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> 57682243@www.sltrib.com Sun, 16 Mar 2014 16:21:02 MDT Methodists end minister’s N.Y. same-sex wedding case http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57660045-68/church-ogletree-sex-methodists.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57660045-68/church-ogletree-sex-methodists.html.csp">Methodists end minister’s N.Y. same-sex wedding case</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By VERENA DOBNIK </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-10T19:46:33.272-06:00">Updated Mar 10, 2014 07:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • A United Methodist bishop on Monday dropped the case against a retired minister accused of breaking church law by officiating his son’s same-sex wedding — a dramatic decision that came just months after another minister was defrocked for the same reason. The Rev. Thomas Ogletree, 80, a former dean of the Yale Divinity School, said he’s grateful his church had decided not to put him on trial for what he called “an act of pastoral faithfulness and fatherly love.” Bishop Martin McLee, wh...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576600452014-03-10T19:46:33.272-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-10T19:46:33.272-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57660045@www.sltrib.com Mon, 10 Mar 2014 19:46:33 MDT Elvin Bishop will grace Park City with the blues http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57636708-223/bishop-blues-park-egyptian.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57636708-223/bishop-blues-park-egyptian.html.csp">Elvin Bishop will grace Park City with the blues</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Scott Iwasaki</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Park Record</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-07T01:01:02.437-06:00">Updated Mar 7, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Blues guitarist Elvin Bishop has performed all around the world throughout his 50-year career. One place that’s dear to the co-founder of the Paul Butterfield Blues Band is Japan, and not only because his wife is Japanese-American. This week, Bishop will return to another one of his favorite places, Park City, for a three-night stand at the Egyptian Theatre. Furthermore, he will perform as a West Coast Blues Hall of Fame inductee. Read the full story at www.parkrecord.com/scene/ci_25274058/bish...</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> 57636708@www.sltrib.com Fri, 07 Mar 2014 01:01:02 MDT Letter: Utah needs more Democrats, fewer embarrassing Republicans http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57625534-82/democrats-embarrassing-hatch-republicans.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57625534-82/democrats-embarrassing-hatch-republicans.html.csp">Letter: Utah needs more Democrats, fewer embarrassing Republicans</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-04T13:33:24.429-06:00">Updated Mar 4, 2014 01:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Orrin Hatch was strangely silent during the government shutdown, while Mike Lee and Jason Chaffetz couldn’t shut up. And now we learn from Paul Rolly’s column that Rob Bishop was on the committee that voted to keep the House from voting. And once the shutdown debacle was over, Hatch said it was all the Democrats’ fault. That just leaves Jim Matheson to say or do something completely stupid so Utah can remain the most embarrassing state in the Union. Utahns, please! Rise up and demand we do 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> 57625534@www.sltrib.com Tue, 04 Mar 2014 13:33:24 MDT