CANYONS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/CANYONS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Veteran facing newcomer for Horiuchi’s at-large seat http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58516676-90/wilson-bruner-county-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58516676-90/wilson-bruner-county-lake.html.csp">Veteran facing newcomer for Horiuchi’s at-large seat</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="2014-10-19T16:16:14.012-06:00">Updated Oct 19, 2014 04:16PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A familiar name — Wilson — is carrying Salt Lake County Democrats’ hopes of retaining the at-large County Council seat held by Randy Horiuchi since the position came into being in 2001. County Republicans, who hold a narrow 5-4 edge on the council, are trying to wrest the six-year slot away with a political newcomer who adheres to traditional GOP values of limited government best served by staying out of people’s lives. Micah Bruner, a 36-year-old attorney from West Valley City, will be the GOP’...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58516676@www.sltrib.com Sun, 19 Oct 2014 16:16:14 MDT Canyons Resort unveils its new golf course http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58477044-78/course-golf-resort-bates.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58477044-78/course-golf-resort-bates.html.csp">Canyons Resort unveils its new golf course</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="2014-10-02T12:23:38.667-06:00">Updated Oct 2, 2014 12:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A key piece in Canyon Resort’s evolution into a four-season recreation destination came to fruition Wednesday with the dedication of an 18-hole golf course. A ceremonial ribbon cutting and a shotgun-style tournament marked the debut of Canyons Golf, the 6,246-yard par 70 course that winds along the foothills on the approach to the resort village. “This is a special day in the history of Canyons Resort,” said Mike Goar, its vice president and general manager. “The resort already has an extensive ...</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> 58477044@www.sltrib.com Thu, 02 Oct 2014 12:23:38 MDT Editorial: Return Jenny Wilson to the Salt Lake County Council http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58469278-82/wilson-county-lake-salt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58469278-82/wilson-county-lake-salt.html.csp">Editorial: Return Jenny Wilson to the Salt Lake County Council</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-30T07:55:17.658-06:00">Updated Sep 30, 2014 07:55AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The population of Salt Lake County is expected to grow by more than half a million people over the next four decades. And Jenny Wilson would like to talk to every one of them. Wilson is the Democratic candidate for the at-large seat on the Salt Lake County Council, the one being vacated by the retirement of longtime incumbent Randy Horiuchi. She has a long résumé of political and nonprofit sector positions, including a previous term on the County Council. She has worked with politicians both De...</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> 58469278@www.sltrib.com Tue, 30 Sep 2014 07:55:17 MDT Save Our Canyons co-founder was more than an advocate http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58465909-78/dick-canyons-gale-save.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58465909-78/dick-canyons-gale-save.html.csp">Save Our Canyons co-founder was more than an advocate</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kathy Stephenson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-28T21:32:24.533-06:00">Updated Sep 28, 2014 09:32PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Gale Dick, the co-founder of Save Our Canyons, was best known as an advocate for Utah wilderness. But on Sunday during a public memorial service, he was remembered for his multi-dimensional qualities, a man who loved music and culture, had a “wicked wit” and a legendary ability to make a friend. “My dad had this gift,” Robin Berg, Dick’s daughter, told several hundred people gathered at Libby Gardner Hall. “Everyone who met him, he made them feel like the most fascinating person on Earth.”Bill G...</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> 58465909@www.sltrib.com Sun, 28 Sep 2014 21:32:24 MDT Vail plans to connect Canyons to Park City ski resort next summer http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58450426-79/vail-resort-canyons-million.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58450426-79/vail-resort-canyons-million.html.csp">Vail plans to connect Canyons to Park City ski resort next summer</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="2014-09-24T21:43:17.174-06:00">Updated Sep 24, 2014 09:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Vail Resorts plans to build lifts next summer to connect Canyons Resort to newly acquired Park City Mountain Resort (PCMR). “[We] will be looking to upgrade or add new lifts, restaurants and snowmaking capabilities at both resorts,” Vail Chief Executive Rob Katz said Wednesday in the Denver-based company’s financial report for the fiscal year that ended July 31. More details about the consolidation will be disclosed next March, he added, noting “we look forward to working with the Park City com...</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> 58450426@www.sltrib.com Wed, 24 Sep 2014 21:43:17 MDT Controversial Ski Link eliminated from refined plan to link 7 Utah resorts http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58389385-90/ski-lift-canyons-plan.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58389385-90/ski-lift-canyons-plan.html.csp">Controversial Ski Link eliminated from refined plan to link 7 Utah resorts</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="2014-09-10T12:54:19.889-06:00">Updated Sep 10, 2014 12:54PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ski Utah is offering a few more details about where lifts would be needed to make One Wasatch, its plan for interconnecting the seven Wasatch Mountain ski resorts, a reality. Two sets of lifts are envisioned in a conceptual plan to be released Tuesday, said Nathan Rafferty, president and CEO of Ski Utah, marketing arm for the state’s ski industry. The first set, connecting Little Cottonwood and Big Cottonwood canyons, would require Alta Ski Area to install a lift up Grizzly Gulch to the ridgeli...</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> 58389385@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Sep 2014 12:54:19 MDT