BRIDGE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/BRIDGE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Flood: Road to Kodachrome Basin State Park remains closed http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58468337-78/closed-couple-road-kodachrome.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58468337-78/closed-couple-road-kodachrome.html.csp">Flood: Road to Kodachrome Basin State Park remains closed</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-30T08:41:17.898-06:00">Updated Sep 30, 2014 08:41AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A bridge over the rain-swollen Paria River in southcentral Utah, which partially collapsed this weekend and sent an Italian tourist couple’s car plunging into the water, remained closed Monday. The Garfield County Sheriff’s Office said engineers were assessing the damage from the collapse, which was blamed on heavy Saturday storms and floodwaters that undercut the road. There was no immediate estimate for when repairs could be made to the primary route to the popular Kodachrome Basin State Park,...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58468337@www.sltrib.com Tue, 30 Sep 2014 08:41:17 MDT Summit County: Coalville man found dead in field http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58405882-78/bridge-broberg-body-coalville.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58405882-78/bridge-broberg-body-coalville.html.csp">Summit County: Coalville man found dead in field</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-12T22:46:03.433-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 10:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Summit County searchers early Friday found the body of a man reported missing after he failed to return from walking his dog on Thursday. Sheriff’s Sgt. Ron Bridge confirmed that Allen Dale Broberg, 44, of Coalville, was found about 12:30 a.m. Friday in a field, near an old rail line trail in the rural Hoytsville area. There were no initial indications of foul play. Broberg was known to suffer seizures when he drank, and an empty whiskey bottle was found near his body, Bridge said. His family a...</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> 58405882@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 22:46:03 MDT Searchers find overdue Utah hiker, 73, in Kings Peak area http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58397387-78/bridge-peak-group-kings.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58397387-78/bridge-peak-group-kings.html.csp">Searchers find overdue Utah hiker, 73, in Kings Peak area</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims and Erin Alberty </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-11T06:11:43.265-06:00">Updated Sep 11, 2014 06:11AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A 73-year-old man who was reported missing in the Uinta Mountains was found Wednesday morning in good condition, having joined a group of hunters while he was lost in the wilderness, the Summit County Sheriff’s Office confirmed. Crews had been searching for Paul C. Young since he was reported missing early Monday after he failed to return home from a backpacking trip to Kings Peak, said Summit County sheriff’s Sgt. Ron Bridge. Young had left from the Henry Fork trailhead Friday. On Sunday he was...</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> 58397387@www.sltrib.com Thu, 11 Sep 2014 06:11:43 MDT Search underway for missing hiker at Kings Peak http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58393091-78/peak-area-kings-search.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58393091-78/peak-area-kings-search.html.csp">Search underway for missing hiker at Kings Peak</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-10T08:48:21.348-06:00">Updated Sep 10, 2014 08:48AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Search and rescue crews from Summit and Duchesne counties were dispatched to the Kings Peak district Tuesday morning after a 73-year-old hiker was reported missing in the rugged area overnight. Summit County sheriff’s Sgt. Ron Bridge confirmed that a call came in 2 a.m. Tuesday reporting that Paul C. Young of Salt Lake City was overdue from a trek to the peak. An avid outdoorsman, Young had left on Sept. 5 to begin his excursion from the Henry’s Fork Trailhead, where his vehicle was found parked...</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> 58393091@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Sep 2014 08:48:21 MDT Letter: Why is Fairmont Park neglected? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58319335-82/fairmont-park-sugar-full.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58319335-82/fairmont-park-sugar-full.html.csp">Letter: Why is Fairmont Park neglected?</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-21T16:33:02.755-06:00">Updated Aug 21, 2014 04:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Why does Fairmont Park seem to be neglected? While the larger Sugar House Park has lush grass and a clean pond, Fairmont is the opposite. The grass is full of weeds, and barren in several parts. The area is prone to flooding, leaving sidewalks too full of water and mud for me and my daughter’s stroller. There has been extensive trail and sod work done at Sugar House during the last year, yet Fairmont has the same broken bridge for the last three years. Sugar House is patrolled by police, yet no ...</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> 58319335@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 16:33:02 MDT Correction: Berkshire Hathaway Investments http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58301284-79/berkshire-hathaway-associated-bridge.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58301284-79/berkshire-hathaway-associated-bridge.html.csp">Correction: Berkshire Hathaway Investments</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-15T14:27:02.253-06:00">Updated Aug 15, 2014 02:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">OMAHA, Neb. • In a story Aug. 14 about changes to Berkshire Hathaway’s stock portfolio, The Associated Press reported erroneously the company had reduced its stake in engineering and construction firm Chicago Bridge & Iron Co. by 1.1 million shares. Berkshire Hathaway has increased its position in Chicago Bridge & Iron by 1.2 million shares.</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583012842014-08-15T14:27:02.253-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-15T14:27:02.253-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58301284@www.sltrib.com Fri, 15 Aug 2014 14:27:02 MDT Gallery: Swimming to school in western India http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58296707-68/india-river-students-swim.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58296707-68/india-river-students-swim.html.csp">Gallery: Swimming to school in western India</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By AJIT SULANKI</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-14T09:20:31.031-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 09:20AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sajanpura Village, India • It’s a long, wet journey to school for 61 teenagers in part of western India. If they want to learn, they have no choice but to swim. The boys and girls carry books, papers and changes of clothing in plastic bags or buoyant jugs as they cross the Heran River, shoulder deep in places. Parents or other adults sometimes accompany them on the 15-meter (50-foot) swim. The girls put on their dry clothes in a small changing room, while the boys change on the riverbank. The st...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582967072014-08-14T09:20:31.031-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-14T09:20:31.031-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58296707@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 09:20:31 MDT New road makes Grand Canyon Skywalk trip faster http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58289813-79/canyon-skywalk-grand-road.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58289813-79/canyon-skywalk-grand-road.html.csp">New road makes Grand Canyon Skywalk trip faster</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By FELICIA FONSECA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T19:07:01.993-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 07:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Flagstaff, Ariz. • Officials from the Hualapai Tribe gathered Tuesday for a ceremonial grand opening of a road that had been a major headache for tourists headed to the Grand Canyon Skywalk. Crews recently paved the final 9-mile stretch of dirt and gravel road that had tour operators complaining of broken windows, flat tires, missing hubcaps and dust. Motorists now have a smooth drive to the tribe’s premier tourist destination, a horseshoe-shaped glass bridge that gives visitors a view of the ca...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582898132014-08-12T19:07:01.993-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-12T19:07:01.993-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58289813@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 19:07:01 MDT Bridges key piece to toting big soybean harvest http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58279024-68/bridges-bridge-county-soybean.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58279024-68/bridges-bridge-county-soybean.html.csp">Bridges key piece to toting big soybean harvest</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID MERCER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-09T11:38:01.884-06:00">Updated Aug 9, 2014 11:38AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Stockland, Ill. • A no-frills concrete bridge on the edge of Stockland, Illinois, represents just the kind of headache the nation’s soybean farmers hope a multimillion-dollar campaign and a little creative thinking will cure. The 50-feet concrete span and hundreds like it in soybean-growing states can’t handle the weight of fully loaded grain trucks that’ll be bringing an expected record harvest to grain elevators this fall. That means those who use the often small, obscure bridges will have to ...</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> 58279024@www.sltrib.com Sat, 09 Aug 2014 11:38:01 MDT