CANYON - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/CANYON News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Man dies in Parleys Canyon crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58436467-78/canyon-according-bike-east.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58436467-78/canyon-according-bike-east.html.csp">Man dies in Parleys Canyon crash</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="2014-09-20T22:56:09.866-06:00">Updated Sep 20, 2014 10:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A motorcyclist died Saturday afternoon after careensing off Interstate 80 in Parley’s Canyon. The man — who was not immediately identified — was traveling east on a green Kawasaki sports bike at a high rate of speed, according to the Utah Highway Patrol. About 1:15 p.m., he tried to pass another vehicle near the exit for East Canyon, but there was not enough room, according to UHP. The man lost control of the sports bike, went off the highway and crashed in a large dirt gore area. He was not 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58436467@www.sltrib.com Sat, 20 Sep 2014 22:56:09 MDT Prep girls’ soccer: Corner Canyon 4, Skyline 3 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58421895-190/bruner-canyon-corner-game.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58421895-190/bruner-canyon-corner-game.html.csp">Prep girls’ soccer: Corner Canyon 4, Skyline 3</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By benjamin raskin</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-17T16:15:52.984-06:00">Updated Sep 17, 2014 04:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Stepping on to the visiting Skyline pitch, Bayley Bruner held her hand up to block the sun. The Corner Canyon senior knew it was a must win game for the Chargers and felt the pressure to lead by example. Coming off a loss to Timpanogos, Bruner looked past the glaring sky and took her game to the Eagles with a hat trick. Skyline struck first in the 16th minute with a goal from Jaslyn Masina but Bruner equalized with a solo shot unloaded from midfield. The ball corkscrewed off her right foot as 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> 58421895@www.sltrib.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:15:52 MDT Behind the Headlines: ATV riders charged, UTA reassures lawmakers http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogstribtalk/58430149-231/sltrib-lawmakers-com-herbert.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogstribtalk/58430149-231/sltrib-lawmakers-com-herbert.html.csp">Behind the Headlines: ATV riders charged, UTA reassures lawmakers</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jennifer Napier-Pearce</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-19T09:46:24.476-06:00">Updated Sep 19, 2014 09:46AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Five people are charged for illegally riding ATVs through Recapture Canyon. Gov. Herbert says the feds won’t designate a new national monument while the public lands process continues. Utah Transit Authority tells lawmakers they will enact reforms recommended in a state audit. And lawmakers review Herbert’s Medicaid substitute. On Friday at 9 a.m., Tribune editorial writer George Pyle and reporters Lee Davidson, Brian Maffly and Kristen Moulton join Jennifer Napier-Pearce to process the week’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> 58430149@www.sltrib.com Fri, 19 Sep 2014 09:46:24 MDT Editorial: Lyman should face the music just like DeChristopher http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58429628-82/dechristopher-federal-lyman-charged.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58429628-82/dechristopher-federal-lyman-charged.html.csp">Editorial: Lyman should face the music just like DeChristopher</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-18T17:13:01.644-06:00">Updated Sep 18, 2014 05:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">If San Juan County Commissioner Phil Lyman and his allies in the May 10 ATV ride into Recapture Canyon truly have the courage of their convictions, then they should have the courage to take a conviction. But here’s betting that Lyman and the four others charged Wednesday by federal prosecutors won’t spend a single day in an orange jumpsuit. And that would be too bad, no matter what side of the issue you stand on. For those who agree that federal charges are in order for the ringleaders of the ...</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> 58429628@www.sltrib.com Thu, 18 Sep 2014 17:13:01 MDT Feds charge five Utahns in Recapture Canyon protest ride http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58403975-78/canyon-ride-blm-lyman.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58403975-78/canyon-ride-blm-lyman.html.csp">Feds charge five Utahns in Recapture Canyon protest ride</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="2014-09-18T12:44:01.998-06:00">Updated Sep 18, 2014 12:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Federal authorities are accusing a San Juan County commissioner and a handful of protesters of conspiracy and illegally riding ATVs into southeast Utah’s Recapture Canyon in May. The Bureau of Land Management closed the canyon to motorized use in 2007 to keep wheels off its many archaeological sites. About 50 riders motored into the canyon following a May 10 rally in Blanding denouncing federal “overreach” and mismanagement of public lands. But only those suspected of organizing or promoting t...</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> 58403975@www.sltrib.com Thu, 18 Sep 2014 12:44:01 MDT Lake Powell fishing report - topwater action and fat stripers http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/fishing/58344235-83/fishing-stripers-surface-bass.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/fishing/58344235-83/fishing-stripers-surface-bass.html.csp">Lake Powell fishing report - topwater action and fat stripers</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T12:17:32.733-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 12:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Lake Powell Fishing Report by Wayne Gustaveson of Wayne's Words August 27, 2014Lake Elevation: 3606Water Temperature 77-80 F Reports of stripers feeding on the surface really had me invigorated this morning. We took off for Navajo Canyon at first light and studied calm water at the mouth of the canyon where boiling stripers had been caught in big numbers the day before. A few fish broke the surface but we could not identify any stripers. The next decision was to wait for the action to start or t...</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> 58344235@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:17:32 MDT Utah Hike of the Week: Red Pine Lake — Little Cottonwood Canyon http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/outdoors/58364622-117/amp-lake-pine-canyon.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/outdoors/58364622-117/amp-lake-pine-canyon.html.csp">Utah Hike of the Week: Red Pine Lake — Little Cottonwood Canyon</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="2014-09-12T08:11:42.747-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 08:11AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Getting there • From Salt Lake City, take I-215 to the 6200 South “Canyons” exit. Continue east to the canyon on U-210, following signs for Snowbird and Alta. Drive 4.6 miles up Little Cottonwood Canyon and park at the White Pine Trailhead parking lot, or along the gravel at the side of the road. Past the restroom, the trail begins. The hike • Water, both rushing and calm, is omnipresent throughout this hike. It begins with the crossing of a footbridge over Little Cottonwood Creek and the tr...</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> 58364622@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 08:11:42 MDT Recreation: Fall leaves draw Utahns outside http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58370776-223/canyon-utah-east-fall.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58370776-223/canyon-utah-east-fall.html.csp">Recreation: Fall leaves draw Utahns outside</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tom Wharton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-12T08:35:37.82-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 08:35AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">As fall approaches and nature paints mountains and canyons in hues of red, orange and gold, getting outdoors to enjoy the show is almost mandatory in Utah. Whether you plan to take a hike, enjoy a canyon drive, go picnicking or play golf at a canyon course such as Mountain Dell, Wasatch Mountain or Hobble Creek, autumn ranks among the best times of the year to be outdoors. Fall colors usually are best in Utah from mid-September through early October, with leaves in northern Utah changing 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> 58370776@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 08:35:37 MDT Recreation: Yurts debut at Dead Horse Point State Park http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/outdoors/58420846-117/yurts-state-dead-horse.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/outdoors/58420846-117/yurts-state-dead-horse.html.csp">Recreation: Yurts debut at Dead Horse Point State Park</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="2014-09-18T15:45:53.498-06:00">Updated Sep 18, 2014 03:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Not everybody packs a tent or pulls a trailer when visiting Utah. People from around the world are often limited to hotel rooms when touring the Beehive State. But there are other options, and they are growing. Dead Horse Point State Park near Moab is the most recent Utah state park to add yurts to its accommodations. Three of the large, round structures will open for rental at the park Oct. 1. Each can sleep up to six people with a queen-size bunk bed and a full-size futon. Air conditioners an...</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> 58420846@www.sltrib.com Thu, 18 Sep 2014 15:45:53 MDT Missing Paradise man found dead in Cache County canyon http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58417460-78/cache-county-dead-missing.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58417460-78/cache-county-dead-missing.html.csp">Missing Paradise man found dead in Cache County canyon</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Marissa Lang</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-15T22:04:34.024-06:00">Updated Sep 15, 2014 10:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A 61-year-old man who had been missing for more 10 days has been found dead in Blacksmith Fork Canyon, east of Hyrum. Osmer Michael Baker, of Paradise, was last seen on Sept. 5 in Logan, according to the Cache County Sheriff’s Office. A Utah Department of Transportation mowing crew found the missing man’s body on the side of the road. Officials said it appeared he had died due to injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident, though the state medical examiner will conduct an autopsy to determine c...</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> 58417460@www.sltrib.com Mon, 15 Sep 2014 22:04:34 MDT BASE jumper hurt near Provo http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58408035-78/cliff-york-base-provo.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58408035-78/cliff-york-base-provo.html.csp">BASE jumper hurt near Provo</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="2014-09-13T11:33:10.195-06:00">Updated Sep 13, 2014 11:33AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A man was injured while BASE jumping in Rock Canyon. He was the last of his friends to jump from an estimated 300-foot cliff in Utah County about 2:30 p.m. Friday, said Provo Fire Capt. Dean York. His parachute deployed, but he slammed back into the cliff wall and came down the cliff side, rolling another 20 feet when he hit the slope below, York said. Emergency responders arrived minutes later and took to Utah Valley Regional Medical Center. His helmet broke from one of his impacts, and 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> 58408035@www.sltrib.com Sat, 13 Sep 2014 11:33:10 MDT Op-ed: Don’t let cattle harm Range Creek Canyon again http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58403659-82/canyon-nhmu-creek-fire.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58403659-82/canyon-nhmu-creek-fire.html.csp">Op-ed: Don’t let cattle harm Range Creek Canyon again</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By John Carter</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-12T17:28:01.627-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 05:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Range Creek Canyon is a remarkable place with near vertical walls rising thousands of feet to the West Tavaputs Plateau. Nearly 400 archaeological sites including rock art panels, pit houses, granaries and others have been identified by the Natural History Museum of Utah. These are from the Fremont culture that occupied and farmed the valley about 1,000 years ago. In 2001, the Wilcox family, who owned the ranch in the valley, sold it to the United States government. Later it was sold 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> 58403659@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 17:28:01 MDT Mill Creek Canyon road closing Sept. 21 for repairs http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58406744-78/road-canyon-creek-mill.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58406744-78/road-canyon-creek-mill.html.csp">Mill Creek Canyon road closing Sept. 21 for repairs</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-13T22:32:04.229-06:00">Updated Sep 13, 2014 10:32PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Mill Creek Canyon road will be closed at the winter gate at Maple Grove starting Sept. 21 to allow the U.S. Forest Service to replace aging culverts. The winter-gate closure usually doesn’t occur until Nov. 1, said Forest Service spokeswoman Kathy Jo Pollock, but it has been moved up this year to allow large construction equipment to tear out the culvert and its surrounding asphalt before winter snows arrive. Only residents of Fir Summer Homes will be allowed to drive motor vehicles above th...</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> 58406744@www.sltrib.com Sat, 13 Sep 2014 22:32:04 MDT Letter: It’s Sardine Summit, not Canyon http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58403024-82/canyon-sardine-east-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58403024-82/canyon-sardine-east-lake.html.csp">Letter: It’s Sardine Summit, not Canyon</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-11T17:29:01.723-06:00">Updated Sep 11, 2014 05:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Tom Wharton is right. “Sardine” Canyon is one of the best places in Utah to see fall colors. But Highway 89-91 doesn’t run through Sardine Canyon as is often portrayed. It actually goes up Box Elder Canyon from Brigham City to Spring Canyon above Mantua, over Sardine Summit then down Wellsville Canyon to Cache Valley. Sardine Canyon is a side canyon with a dirt road running off to the east near Dry Lake. Other places in Utah that do not exist include Foothill Boulevard on Salt Lake’s east be...</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> 58403024@www.sltrib.com Thu, 11 Sep 2014 17:29:01 MDT Canyonlands: An unfinished conservation struggle http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58369553-78/canyonlands-park-national-monument.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58369553-78/canyonlands-park-national-monument.html.csp">Canyonlands: An unfinished conservation struggle</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brian Maffly</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-08T07:51:14.197-06:00">Updated Sep 8, 2014 07:51AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The journey from the Upheaval Dome trailhead to the Green River passes through 100 million years of the Earth’s history, beginning with Jurassic-era Navajo Sandstone and winding down to the 250 million-year-old White Rim that forms the ledge over the park’s inner canyons. The intriguing geological puzzle — did a meteor impact from above create the crater, or a gradual uplift from below? — is inside Canyonlands National Park, created 50 years ago this week. But the view across the Green River, li...</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> 58369553@www.sltrib.com Mon, 08 Sep 2014 07:51:14 MDT Where in Utah was this photo taken? Email your guess to outdoors@sltrib.com for a chance to win a book http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58378563-223/book-utah-sltrib-week.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58378563-223/book-utah-sltrib-week.html.csp">Where in Utah was this photo taken? Email your guess to outdoors@sltrib.com for a chance to win a book</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-08T07:52:45.795-06:00">Updated Sep 8, 2014 07:52AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">This week • Send your guess, along with your name and address, to outdoors@sltrib.com for a chance to win the book “Fishing Utah” by Brett Prettyman. Guesses must be submitted by noon Sept. 12. Include “Where” in your email subject line. Last week • Mark McKay had his name drawn from the entries correctly identifying the Historic Emigration Canyon Monument to the Ute Native American Nation at the mouth of Emigration Canyon and wins the book “Utah” by Tom and Gayen Wharton.</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> 58378563@www.sltrib.com Mon, 08 Sep 2014 07:52:45 MDT Prep football: Corner Canyon 38, Westlake 10 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58380716-190/game-canyon-corner-westlake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58380716-190/game-canyon-corner-westlake.html.csp">Prep football: Corner Canyon 38, Westlake 10</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brennan Smith</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-05T23:22:34.031-06:00">Updated Sep 5, 2014 11:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Draper • The 43-yard touchdown on the first play from scrimmage was a left jab. Five plays later, another score on a two-yard toss, a right hook. Before Westlake could even get in the game, Corner Canyon had used the opposing team as a punching bag and jumped to an early two-touchdown lead. A heavyweight taking on a featherweight was the theme of the night, as Corner Canyon took up-and-comer Westlake down 38-10. The play was sloppy at times, but the Chargers took advantage of a stingy defense,...</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> 58380716@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Sep 2014 23:22:34 MDT Lack of charges in Cliven Bundy standoff poses risk, group says http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58365302-78/blm-federal-bundy-peer.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58365302-78/blm-federal-bundy-peer.html.csp">Lack of charges in Cliven Bundy standoff poses risk, group says</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="2014-09-06T10:29:30.128-06:00">Updated Sep 6, 2014 10:29AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Federal land managers want criminal charges filed in 35 cases related to the armed standoff between officers and militia members supporting Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy — and delay by prosecutors may be putting other federal officials at risk, an advocacy group charged Tuesday. More than four months ago, the federal Bureau of Land Management referred the cases to Nevada’s U.S. attorney’s office, according to data released by Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER). But Nevada U....</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> 58365302@www.sltrib.com Sat, 06 Sep 2014 10:29:30 MDT Dinosaur discovered 155 years ago in Utah to be excavated http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58362190-78/foster-bones-dinosaur-discovered.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58362190-78/foster-bones-dinosaur-discovered.html.csp">Dinosaur discovered 155 years ago in Utah to be excavated</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MICHELLE L. PRICE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-02T07:33:02.498-06:00">Updated Sep 2, 2014 07:33AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Paleontologists are excavating the first dinosaur ever discovered in Utah, 155 years after a geologist discovered the skeleton of the mammoth plant-eater during an Army engineering survey of the West. When geologist J.S. Newberry found the bones of the Dystrophaeus on the confluence of the Colorado and Green rivers in 1859, he could dig out only a few and told others later that there were more to be removed. But the site’s location was lost for decades, and the work hasn’t continued until now. ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583621902014-09-02T07:33:02.498-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-02T07:33:02.498-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58362190@www.sltrib.com Tue, 02 Sep 2014 07:33:02 MDT Tales of Clydesdales and braces at Timpanogos Storytelling Festival http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58355392-78/storytelling-davis-festival-timpanogos.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58355392-78/storytelling-davis-festival-timpanogos.html.csp">Tales of Clydesdales and braces at Timpanogos Storytelling Festival</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By christopher smart</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-02T09:20:08.677-06:00">Updated Sep 2, 2014 09:20AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo Canyon • Wagner’s music was better than it sounded. So goes one of the great lines from the best storyteller of his time — Mark Twain. Thirteen of America’s best present-day storytellers gathered this week for the 25th annual Timpanogos Storytelling Festival — the second biggest event of its kind in the country. “Thanks to crooked teeth and Trailways, I was going to escape,” recounted Donald Davis to a tent full of listeners Saturday. Davis grew up in the 1950s in the small town of Way...</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> 58355392@www.sltrib.com Tue, 02 Sep 2014 09:20:08 MDT