CANYON - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/CANYON News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Family of young vandals pays to fix Nine Mile Canyon art panel http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58234044-78/canyon-panel-art-rock.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58234044-78/canyon-panel-art-rock.html.csp">Family of young vandals pays to fix Nine Mile Canyon art panel</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="2014-07-28T20:15:54.041-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 08:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The family of two juveniles from Salt Lake City has agreed to pay $1,500 to mitigate the damage caused when the youth carved initials and the date on the Pregnant Buffalo rock art panel in Nine Mile Canyon. Bureau of Land Management officials assessed the damage caused by the vandalism and estimated a cost of about $1,500 to restore and repair the panel. The unidentified family agreed to pay for the work. “I hope people try to think about the consequences and the effect their actions have on his...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58234044@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:15:54 MDT Prep football: Turf wars (the artificial kind) breaking out in Utah http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58216768-77/turf-artificial-grass-field.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58216768-77/turf-artificial-grass-field.html.csp">Prep football: Turf wars (the artificial kind) breaking out in Utah</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tierra Smith</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-27T22:54:19.764-06:00">Updated Jul 27, 2014 10:54PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Football pads drenched in sweat and mud streaked with grass strains on the knees. That’s football, right? But this classic scene is slowly disappearing from high schools in Utah. More and more programs are switching from grass fields to artificial turf in a bid to enhance their financial bottom lines. Of the 103 high schools in Utah that have football programs, 35 now play on some kind of artificial surface. Olympus, Provo, Murray and Clearfield are all schools that have converted to turf 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> 58216768@www.sltrib.com Sun, 27 Jul 2014 22:54:19 MDT Two dead in Uintah County rollover http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58228631-78/vehicle-county-died-road.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58228631-78/vehicle-county-died-road.html.csp">Two dead in Uintah County rollover</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-27T22:15:53.379-06:00">Updated Jul 27, 2014 10:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Two men died in Uintah County after they were thrown from their rolling vehicle. A 21-year-old and an 18-year-old, who were not immediately identified, were traveling Saturday on Dry Fork Canyon Road when the driver apparently lost control of the vehicle, going off the road and up a dirt hill, according to the Uintah County Sheriff’s Office. The vehicle rolled several times and both of the men were ejected near 6000 North. No one saw the crash, but people nearby heard it happen and came upon it...</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> 58228631@www.sltrib.com Sun, 27 Jul 2014 22:15:53 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 Hiker stranded in Provo Canyon rescued http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58223412-78/amp-hiker-provo-peak.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58223412-78/amp-hiker-provo-peak.html.csp">Hiker stranded in Provo Canyon rescued</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Pamela manson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T09:20:22.127-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 09:20AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A hiker who was stranded overnight on a cliff in Provo Canyon has been rescued, the Utah County Sheriff’s Office says. The hiker called about 11 p.m. Thursday saying he was stranded about 2,000 feet above Squaw Peak Road, Sgt. Spencer Cannon said. He said the hiker is not injured but is hungry and thirsty after running out of food and water. Members of a rescue crew began climbing up to the hiker early Friday. The helicopter was used after the crew assessed the situation. pmanson@sltrib.com Twi...</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> 58223412@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 09:20:22 MDT Hiker found dead in Utah identified as Kansas City man http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58221778-78/amp-goodrich-group-car.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58221778-78/amp-goodrich-group-car.html.csp">Hiker found dead in Utah identified as Kansas City man</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By nate carlisle</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-24T21:33:43.931-06:00">Updated Jul 24, 2014 09:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The hiker found dead in central Utah has been identified as David Ross Goodrich, 52, of Kansas City, Mo. The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office identified him on Thursday. On Tuesday, Goodrich was in Horseshoe Canyon, an extension of Canyonlands National Park, when a group of hikers came upon him at about 1 p.m., according to a county press release. He asked them for food and water, which they gave him. He also asked them to take care of his dog, which was in his car at the trailhead. The group 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> 58221778@www.sltrib.com Thu, 24 Jul 2014 21:33:43 MDT Ogden Canyon to be closed for 4 hours Wednesday night http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58216966-78/barriers-canyon-crews-hours.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58216966-78/barriers-canyon-crews-hours.html.csp">Ogden Canyon to be closed for 4 hours Wednesday night</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-23T17:13:41.387-06:00">Updated Jul 23, 2014 05:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Utah Department of Transportation will be closing State Road 39 Ogden Canyon for about four hours Wednesday, starting at 5:00 p.m., to assist road crews. The Utah Highway Patrol will be assisting with traffic control while crews remove several jersey barriers that were knocked into the river by a semi, according to a tweet from the Weber County Sheriff’s Office. “This was a minor accident/no damage to the truck. It brushed the barriers, knocking a couple into the river,” the sheriff’s office...</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> 58216966@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 17:13:41 MDT Hiker dies in high temperatures in Wayne County canyon http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58217999-78/amp-canyon-county-group.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58217999-78/amp-canyon-county-group.html.csp">Hiker dies in high temperatures in Wayne County canyon</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="2014-07-24T15:55:05.836-06:00">Updated Jul 24, 2014 03:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">High temperatures may have contributed to a hiker’s death Tuesday in a Wayne County canyon. The man was in Horseshoe Canyon when a group of hikers came upon him about 1 p.m., according to a county press release. The man asked them for food and water, which they gave him. He also asked them to take care of his dog, which was in his car at the trailhead. The group of hikers relayed the man’s request to another group of hikers, who went back to the trailhead and let the man’s dog out of the car. 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> 58217999@www.sltrib.com Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:55:05 MDT 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 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 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