CANYON - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/CANYON News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Letter: Unleashed dogs ruin it even for dog owners http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58198970-82/dogs-canyon-dog-immediately.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58198970-82/dogs-canyon-dog-immediately.html.csp">Letter: Unleashed dogs ruin it even for dog owners</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T08:21:45.53-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 08:21AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">There are so few canyons in Utah that I can enjoy with my dogs that I would like to take advantage of the areas where they are allowed. Millcreek Canyon is so full of dog poop that we thought we would try Neff’s Canyon. Just arrived and standing by our car, there was already one woman starting the trail with her two large dogs and no leash. At the trail head, a woman came by struggling with nine to 12 large dogs. Two were off leash and immediately came and pounced on our small dogs. She apol...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58198970@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:21:45 MDT Moose make a surprising move into Utah’s Range Creek http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58198767-78/moose-utah-range-area.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58198767-78/moose-utah-range-area.html.csp">Moose make a surprising move into Utah’s Range Creek</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="2014-07-21T11:49:47.911-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 11:49AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Visitors to Range Creek Canyon in the Book Cliffs typically head to the remote area to experience its treasure trove of archaeological sites — but they may also be spotting some surprising wildlife. Moose have shown up in the hot, arid and usually dusty canyon more commonly populated with desert bighorn sheep, mule deer, elk, pronghorn and black bear. Biologists and researchers say Utah’s moose have found ways to survive in atypical environments. “It is interesting they are in that area,” sa...</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> 58198767@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 11:49:47 MDT Semis collide, close down Highway 6 in Spanish Fork Canyon http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58206641-78/semi-canyon-fork-highway.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58206641-78/semi-canyon-fork-highway.html.csp">Semis collide, close down Highway 6 in Spanish Fork Canyon</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="2014-07-21T16:47:53.701-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 04:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Highway 6 in Spanish Fork Canyon was restricted to one lane of traffic for most of the day Monday after a multi-vehicle accident left a semi-trailer rig on its side, and a load of french fries on the asphalt. Spanish Fork police Lt. Matt Johnson said a series of accidents began when a passenger car attempted to enter the highway at 10:36 a.m. from Powerhouse Road, near the mouth of the canyon. The semi hauling the potatoes attempted to avoid collision, clipping the car’s front end, but the big ...</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> 58206641@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 16:47:53 MDT Utah Bucket List: No better place than Bryce Canyon to enjoy brilliant night skies http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58089097-78/bryce-dark-park-canyon.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58089097-78/bryce-dark-park-canyon.html.csp">Utah Bucket List: No better place than Bryce Canyon to enjoy brilliant night skies</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="2014-06-24T23:03:25.871-06:00">Updated Jun 24, 2014 11:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Bryce Canyon National Park • “Star light, star bright, first star I see tonight…” Is it possible the popular nursery rhyme may be less frequently whispered at bedtime nowadays as light pollution from urban centers makes it nearly impossible to see any stars let alone galactic wonders like the Milky Way? One place remains, though, where the stars can be seen before the sun even sets, and visitors are encouraged to embrace “the dark side.” “Bryce [Canyon National Park] will always be famous first...</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> 58089097@www.sltrib.com Tue, 24 Jun 2014 23:03:25 MDT Utah Hike of the Week: Beartrap Fork in Big Cottonwood Canyon http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/outdoors/58162236-117/trail-lake-hike-desolation.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/outdoors/58162236-117/trail-lake-hike-desolation.html.csp">Utah Hike of the Week: Beartrap Fork in Big Cottonwood Canyon</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-10T08:39:01.894-06:00">Updated Jul 10, 2014 08:39AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Directions • From the mouth of Big Cottonwood Canyon, drive 10.7 miles up the canyon. The trail head is on the north side of the road. It is a closed metal gate with a Salt Lake City watershed sign on it. Or set your GPS to coordinates 40.638056, -111.620836. The Beartrap Fork trail is a steep but scenic hike that starts in thick woods, passes through meadows then arrives above Desolation Lake. From the trail head, follow the path up the mountain to the north. Early on the hike, there is one ...</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> 58162236@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Jul 2014 08:39:01 MDT One seriously injured in Logan Canyon crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58204477-78/honda-perry-belts-canyon.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58204477-78/honda-perry-belts-canyon.html.csp">One seriously injured in Logan Canyon crash</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-21T08:44:01.618-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 08:44AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Investigators believe seat belts likely mitigated the injuries in a head-on crash Sunday. A 2013 Honda Civic was heading south through Logan Canyon Sunday afternoon when, for some reason, it entered the northbound passing lane, said Utah Highway Patrol Lt. Lee Perry. Near a curve in U.S. Highway 89, at mile marker 477, the Honda crashed head-on into a pickup truck in the same lane. “It was a fairly significant impact,” Perry said. However, only one person was seriously injured — the male passeng...</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> 58204477@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 08:44:01 MDT Utah Bucket List: Riding with cattle, family, history on the Tavaputs Plateau http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58166788-78/tavaputs-cattle-jensen-ranch.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58166788-78/tavaputs-cattle-jensen-ranch.html.csp">Utah Bucket List: Riding with cattle, family, history on the Tavaputs Plateau</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="2014-07-14T09:21:47.793-06:00">Updated Jul 14, 2014 09:21AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Book Cliffs • Jeff Christensen has heard the phrase “the simple life” used to describe his sunrise-to-sunset profession. He isn’t sure whether to take it as an insult or a compliment. “If you are talking about it like it is not hard work that is definitely not the case,” said Christensen, a lifelong rancher now part of the Jensen family working the Tavaputs Ranch. “I guess you could call it simple in that we know there is always something to do, from day to day to day.” Simple life, hard work o...</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> 58166788@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Jul 2014 09:21:47 MDT Flash flooding hits southern Utah http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58188012-78/creek-flooding-monday-national.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58188012-78/creek-flooding-monday-national.html.csp">Flash flooding hits southern Utah</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Erin Alberty</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-16T09:03:39.116-06:00">Updated Jul 16, 2014 09:03AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Heavy rains caused multiple flash floods Monday throughout southern and central Utah. As of 8 p.m. widespread flooding on rural roads was occuring in Beaver and Iron counties, the National Weather Service reported. On the other side of the state, floods also washed over Nine Mile Canyon Road in Duchesne County, depositing debris and blocking traffic, NWS said. Flooding also occurred in Panguitch, where almost 1.4 inch fell in a short but intense spell Monday afternoon; about 6 miles to the west,...</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> 58188012@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Jul 2014 09:03:39 MDT Hike of the week: Wheatgrass Canyon http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/outdoors/58118655-117/trail-hikers-canyon-road.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/outdoors/58118655-117/trail-hikers-canyon-road.html.csp">Hike of the week: Wheatgrass Canyon</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jessica Miller</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-05T17:51:01.838-06:00">Updated Jul 5, 2014 05:51PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Getting there •From Salt Lake City, take Interstate 15 to the 344 exit at 12th Street. Turn right at the exit, continue on 12th Street heading east. The street will turn into Canyon Road. Continue up Canyon Road, past Pineview Reservoir, then turn right on Utah State Road 39. Continue on that road, past several forest service campgrounds, then turn right at Red Cliff Ranch onto a frontage road. Follow this road until you reach the gate for Camp Kiesel. Park in the dirt area in front of the gate....</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> 58118655@www.sltrib.com Sat, 05 Jul 2014 17:51:01 MDT Hiker dies in Utah’s Bell Canyon http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58186889-78/canyon-sandy-hiker-bell.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58186889-78/canyon-sandy-hiker-bell.html.csp">Hiker dies in Utah’s Bell Canyon</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Harry Stevens</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-15T16:48:07.964-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 04:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A hiker in Bell Canyon died Tuesday of a cardiac arrest, despite attempts to resuscitate him. The man, who was in his 60s but whose name has not been released to the public because police are still trying to contact his family, was hiking with a friend on a hillside near Bell Canyon Reservoir east of Wasatch Boulevard in Sandy. “It appears as if he had a heart attack and dropped dead on the hillside,” said Lt. Craig Watson of the Sandy Police Dept., which was handling the investigation. Watson 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> 58186889@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 16:48:07 MDT Kirby: Don’t bury me at Rock Creek Canyon — shoot me instead http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58174396-78/canyon-rock-creek-sonny.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58174396-78/canyon-rock-creek-sonny.html.csp">Kirby: Don’t bury me at Rock Creek Canyon — shoot me instead</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Robert Kirby </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Tribune Columnist</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-13T13:37:03.688-06:00">Updated Jul 13, 2014 01:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Last summer, Sonny and I rode along a ridge on the Tavaputs Plateau looking for a place to dispose of me. I wasn’t dead yet, but it was something I thought needed considering. Given my age, associates and interests, it could happen any moment. We picked our way through sage, aspen and mountain flowers. We passed the silent reminders of ancient Fremont habitation, names carved into trees by Greek sheepherders nearly a century ago, and the scene of one of the earliest reported UFO cattle mutilati...</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> 58174396@www.sltrib.com Sun, 13 Jul 2014 13:37:03 MDT Prep football: Branden Bowen growing as tackle prospect http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58144073-190/bowen-tackle-canyon-corner.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58144073-190/bowen-tackle-canyon-corner.html.csp">Prep football: Branden Bowen growing as tackle prospect</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="2014-07-02T22:35:32.109-06:00">Updated Jul 2, 2014 10:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">John Madsen knew two things when he first saw the rising senior step toward him. One: This kid, Branden Bowen, has a chance to play football for a long time. Two: If he wants to play football for a long time, there’s plenty of work to do. That was in the spring — now it’s July, and Bowen, a 6-foot-7, 315-pound behemoth of an offensive lineman from Corner Canyon has overhauled his massive frame. His midsection is slimmer, his chest is broader, and his lifts have soared under his training regimen ...</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> 58144073@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Jul 2014 22:35:32 MDT Hike of the Week: Mueller Park Trail http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/outdoors/58061296-117/trail-rock-mueller-park.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/outdoors/58061296-117/trail-rock-mueller-park.html.csp">Hike of the Week: Mueller Park Trail</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Marissa Lang</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-19T09:17:05.97-06:00">Updated Jun 19, 2014 09:17AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Getting there • From Salt Lake City, head north on I-15 to the Woods Cross exit (2600 South) and go east for 0.9 miles. Continue on the road as it becomes Orchard Drive. Turn right onto 1800 South and follow the road east to its end at the Mueller Park picnic area and trailhead. There is room for about eight cars at the trailhead lot and additional parking along the side of the road. The hike • The Mueller Park Trail begins at a shaded bridge that leads you over Mill Creek as it runs out 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> 58061296@www.sltrib.com Thu, 19 Jun 2014 09:17:05 MDT 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 Teen critically hurt in Summit County ATV crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58153990-78/atv-bridge-county-crash.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58153990-78/atv-bridge-county-crash.html.csp">Teen critically hurt in Summit County ATV crash</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-07T22:04:04.613-06:00">Updated Jul 7, 2014 10:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Four teenagers were injured, one critically, in a Summit County ATV crash on Friday. The four teens were riding an ATV west on Weber Canyon Road, east of Oakley, on Friday afternoon when a truck came up behind them, said Summit County sheriff’s Sgt. Ron Bridge. The truck tried to pass them near 6500 East as the ATV slowed down, but the ATV turned left in front of the truck, Bridge said. The girl who was critically injured was flown in a medical helicopter to a Wasatch Front hospital. The other ...</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> 58153990@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Jul 2014 22:04:04 MDT Cardiff Fork compromise appears to be working http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58149928-90/buxton-canyon-cardiff-fork.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58149928-90/buxton-canyon-cardiff-fork.html.csp">Cardiff Fork compromise appears to be working</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Mike Gorrell</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-07T17:26:30.545-06:00">Updated Jul 7, 2014 05:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">It’s not like everything has been hunky-dory since the U.S. Forest Service negotiated a three-year agreement to improve public access to Cardiff Fork, a popular offshoot of Big Cottonwood Canyon. But all in all there have been fewer confrontations than before the 2012 truce, a disparate group of Cardiff Fork users agreed last week. After years of friction, a special-use permit was signed in 2012 allowing summer and winter recreationists to use a dirt road to cross through private lands while hik...</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> 58149928@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Jul 2014 17:26:30 MDT Friends of Alta hope to replace plaques this fall http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58124010-78/alta-plaques-friends-canyon.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58124010-78/alta-plaques-friends-canyon.html.csp">Friends of Alta hope to replace plaques this fall</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Mike Gorrell</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-05T10:34:57.696-06:00">Updated Jul 5, 2014 10:34AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">When the leaves in upper Little Cottonwood Canyon begin changing colors this fall, Friends of Alta hopes to right a wrong. The nonprofit group is planning an autumn ceremony to re-install and dedicate a pair of plaques that pay homage to the canyon’s remarkable features and individuals who helped shape how humans fit in there. Sometime late last fall or during the winter, they were stolen from the Town of Alta Memorial Grove, partway up the Albion Basin road. Thieves took an anodized aluminum pl...</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> 58124010@www.sltrib.com Sat, 05 Jul 2014 10:34:57 MDT Monday ceremonies honor victims of Grand Canyon air disaster http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58133737-78/canyon-grand-crash-family.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58133737-78/canyon-grand-crash-family.html.csp">Monday ceremonies honor victims of Grand Canyon air disaster</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Danielle Manley</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-30T18:44:02.807-06:00">Updated Jun 30, 2014 06:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Family members and people from around the nation gathered for two wreath laying ceremonies Monday to remember passengers and crew who died when two planes collided over the Grand Canyon 58 years ago. READ MORE: What happened: Grisly 1956 aviation disaster over the Grand Canyon On June 30, 1956, United Airlines Flight 718 and Trans World Airlines Flight 2 collided at 21,000 feet, killing 128 people and spreading debris around a 1.5 mile radius. The crash site in Grand Canyon National Park recen...</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> 58133737@www.sltrib.com Mon, 30 Jun 2014 18:44:02 MDT What happened: Grisly 1956 aviation disaster over the Grand Canyon http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58133268-78/canyon-crash-twa-united.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58133268-78/canyon-crash-twa-united.html.csp">What happened: Grisly 1956 aviation disaster over the Grand Canyon</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-30T17:36:52.368-06:00">Updated Jun 30, 2014 05:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Editor’s note: On Monday, the National Park Service marked the 58th anniversary of the collision over the Grand Canyon with wreath laying ceremonies at the United Airlines Memorial in Grand Canyon Pioneer Cemetery and the TWA Memorial in the Flagstaff Citizens Cemetery. A new National Historic Landmark will be dedicated next week. A previous version of this story was published in 2006, on the 50th anniversary. — United Flight 718 and TWA Flight 2 were four miles above the floor of the Grand Ca...</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> 58133268@www.sltrib.com Mon, 30 Jun 2014 17:36:52 MDT Ohio man dies hiking out of Grand Canyon http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58130899-68/canyon-grand-park-national.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58130899-68/canyon-grand-park-national.html.csp">Ohio man dies hiking out of Grand Canyon</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lorem Ipsum</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-29T22:44:02.157-06:00">Updated Jun 29, 2014 10:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Grand Canyon National Park, Ariz. • Officials say an Ohio man has died as he hiked out of the Grand Canyon after a commercial river trip. The National Park Service says that attempts to resuscitate the 62-year-old man weren’t successful Sunday morning.Bystanders started CPR on the man on the popular Bright Angel Trail. Park Service personnel responded and an agency helicopter diverted to the area to aid the efforts. Authorities say the man’s name is not being released until his family is notifie...</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> 58130899@www.sltrib.com Sun, 29 Jun 2014 22:44:02 MDT