COPPER - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/COPPER News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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 Venerable fields preserve Utah’s baseball tradition http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58109802-77/baseball-helper-park-magna.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58109802-77/baseball-helper-park-magna.html.csp">Venerable fields preserve Utah’s baseball tradition</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tom Wharton | The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-02T22:27:06.922-06:00">Updated Jul 2, 2014 10:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">omehow it was appropriate that teams from Helper and Magna played for last year’s Utah American Legion baseball championship. That’s because the squads play on two of Utah’s most historic baseball fields and carry on a small-town tradition dating back to the early 1920s, when the original diamonds were constructed. These are diamonds where copper and coal miners played heated games against nearby cities, many of them gone and nearly forgotten. Semi-pro Industrial League teams with names such as ...</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> 58109802@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Jul 2014 22:27:06 MDT Copper rises after report on China’s manufacturing http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58104503-79/copper-manufacturing-china-report.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58104503-79/copper-manufacturing-china-report.html.csp">Copper rises after report on China’s manufacturing</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">By The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-23T14:12:03.705-06:00">Updated Jun 23, 2014 02:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Copper prices are settling higher following news of increased manufacturing activity in China, the world’s second-largest economy. A report out Monday from HSBC revealed activity in China’s manufacturing sector expanded this month. That’s the first time the measure has shown a rise in manufacturing this year, a possible sign that measures taken by Beijing to bolster growth are starting to work. China is the world’s biggest buyer of the industrial metal, so an increase in manufacturing implies st...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581045032014-06-23T14:12:03.705-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-23T14:12:03.705-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58104503@www.sltrib.com Mon, 23 Jun 2014 14:12:03 MDT Living history: In 1912, unions and strikes were part of life in Bingham Canyon http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58066349-78/copper-utah-1912-bingham.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58066349-78/copper-utah-1912-bingham.html.csp">Living history: In 1912, unions and strikes were part of life in Bingham Canyon</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By EILEEN HALLET STONE</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-14T23:01:04.717-06:00">Updated Jun 14, 2014 11:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In the summer of 1912, labor organizers, “Wobblies” from the Western Federation of Miners, agitated for industrial unions and equity in the culturally diverse town of Bingham Canyon, where Utah Copper Company was one of the country’s leading copper producers. In July, 250 miners signed on to the federation’s roster. Within three months, the numbers soared to 2,500. Grievances were many, and according to historian Philip Notarianni, “strikes became almost a way of life for most workers and...</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> 58066349@www.sltrib.com Sat, 14 Jun 2014 23:01:04 MDT Dish of the Week: Copper Common’s fried chicken http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58004471-223/chicken-fried-common-copper.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58004471-223/chicken-fried-common-copper.html.csp">Dish of the Week: Copper Common’s fried chicken</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-05-29T17:39:29.629-06:00">Updated May 29, 2014 05:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">$17 • Fried chicken with chili salad. Fried chicken has become a popular menu item at lots of bars, usually with waffles. But at Copper Common, two succulent pieces of dark meat chicken come perfectly battered and fried with a crunchy, mildly spicy pepper slaw that adds a tangy sweet kick, all perched on a bed of creamy mashed potatoes. Copper Common • 145 E. Broadway, Salt Lake City; open daily, 4 p.m. to 1 a.m.; Sunday brunch, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.; www.coppercommon.com. — Anne Wilson</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> 58004471@www.sltrib.com Thu, 29 May 2014 17:39:29 MDT Bar review: Copper Common rises to fill Plum Alley void http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57972831-223/bar-copper-common-restaurant.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57972831-223/bar-copper-common-restaurant.html.csp">Bar review: Copper Common rises to fill Plum Alley void</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Anne Wilson</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-05-28T11:27:31.736-06:00">Updated May 28, 2014 11:27AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">For all I know, fans of the now-closed Plum Alley are still mourning its succulent pork belly buns and those steaming bowls of ramen soup, an antidote for whatever ailed you, whether it was a hangover or an inversion-inspired funk. But here’s something to help mourners move more quickly through denial, anger, bargaining and depression to acceptance: Copper Common, Ryan Lowder’s new bar that replaced Plum Alley, is a visionary addition to Salt Lake City’s night scene, with a hip remodel and food...</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> 57972831@www.sltrib.com Wed, 28 May 2014 11:27:31 MDT