COUNTY - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/COUNTY News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) San Juan official to lead ATVs through off-limits canyon http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57827295-78/blm-canyon-lyman-motorized.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57827295-78/blm-canyon-lyman-motorized.html.csp">San Juan official to lead ATVs through off-limits canyon</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 Tribun</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-17T07:26:43.634-06:00">Updated Apr 17, 2014 07:26AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A San Juan County commissioner tired of waiting for the Bureau of Land Management to decide whether to allow ATVs back into Recapture Canyon is rallying a group to flout federal law and ride into the canyon next month. Commissioner Phil Lyman says his May 8 ride will be a protest against the BLM’s lack of leadership. Recapture Canyon, near Blanding and rich in archaeological sites, has been a sore spot in the long-running debate about motorized access to southeastern Utah’s public lands. The BLM...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 57827295@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 07:26:43 MDT News roundup: Tea party icons avoid Nevada cattle battle http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/57831298-64/trib-county-gov-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/57831298-64/trib-county-gov-utah.html.csp">News roundup: Tea party icons avoid Nevada cattle battle</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="2014-04-17T07:15:44.746-06:00">Updated Apr 17, 2014 07:15AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Tea party leaders avoid Nevada cattle battle. LG's office investigating anonymous letter. San Juan County leader urges ATV ride on BLM land. Happy Thursday. The battle over cattle in southern Nevada between rancher Cliven Bundy and the Bureau of Land Management has attracted a ton of right-wing media coverage but not any of the tea party leaders you thought might show up. Turns out, the most well-known tea party icons are staying away from the cow roundup, preferring to take aim at Obamac...</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> 57831298@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 07:15:44 MDT Dash-cam video documents shooting death of Utah officer http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57823068-78/grunwald-garcia-jauregui-truck.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57823068-78/grunwald-garcia-jauregui-truck.html.csp">Dash-cam video documents shooting death of Utah officer</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jessica MIller</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-16T22:06:30.503-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 10:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • Utah County Sheriff’s Sgt. Cory Wride’s dashboard camera played in the tiny courtroom Wednesday, showing what appeared to be a routine motorist assist. The grainy video depicted Wride going from his patrol car to a white pickup truck, back and forth three times in the snowy weather, as he tried to identify who was inside the vehicle that had pulled over on a highway near Lehi. Though the first minutes of the video appeared innocuous enough, everyone who packed into the Provo courtroom k...</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> 57823068@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:06:30 MDT Missing M-16 rifle returned to Utah sheriff http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57823884-78/rifle-sheriff-missing-county.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57823884-78/rifle-sheriff-missing-county.html.csp">Missing M-16 rifle returned to Utah sheriff</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="2014-04-16T22:46:39.735-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 10:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A fully automatic M-16 rifle thought to have gone missing sometime before 2006 has been returned to the Davis County Sheriff’s Office. Sgt. Susan Poulsen confirmed Wednesday that someone turned in the rifle Friday. She declined to say who or whether the person had a relationship to the sheriff’s office. Poulsen said the return of the rifle has reopened the investigation into its disappearance. “Right now, it’s administrative,” Poulsen said of the investigation. “We’re not sure [whether a cri...</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> 57823884@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:46:39 MDT Rolly: Cast-out candidate says convention eviction was Love’s doing http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57822404-90/county-aalders-party-republican.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57822404-90/county-aalders-party-republican.html.csp">Rolly: Cast-out candidate says convention eviction was Love’s doing</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PAUL ROLLY</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-16T09:47:14.223-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 09:47AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A congressional candidate who was kicked out of Saturday’s Salt Lake County Republican Convention says he was asked to leave after paying $300 for a booth because the Mia Love campaign insisted he go. Tim Aalders is a conservative talk-radio commentator who is running in the 4th District as an Independent American Party candidate. He ran for the U.S. Senate in 2012 as a Republican, so he is known in the GOP, but he said he was surprised to be invited to Saturday’s convention because he now repr...</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> 57822404@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 09:47:14 MDT German Shepherd called to jury duty in New Jersey http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57826531-68/duty-german-jersey-jury.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57826531-68/duty-german-jersey-jury.html.csp">German Shepherd called to jury duty in New Jersey</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-16T08:03:17.139-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 08:03AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Bridgeton, N.J. • At least one prospective juror in New Jersey could take a bite out of crime. Cumberland County has summoned IV Griner to jury duty. The only problem is IV is a 5-year-old German Shepherd. Her owner tells KYW-TV in Philadelphia (http://cbsloc.al/1eyepho ) he figured out the mistake as soon as the summons arrived at his Bridgeton home. The dog’s owner is Barrett Griner IV. He uses the Roman numeral for four in his name. He named his dog using the letters “I” and “V.” The county’s...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578265312014-04-16T08:03:17.139-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-16T08:03:17.139-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57826531@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 08:03:17 MDT County extends deadline to join committee charting future of townships http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57824142-90/committee-community-county-html.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57824142-90/committee-community-county-html.html.csp">County extends deadline to join committee charting future of townships</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="2014-04-15T19:57:33.354-06:00">Updated Apr 15, 2014 07:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Not everyone thought Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams did such a masterful job in crafting legislation that protects unincorporated-area boundaries while the future of that area is discussed. Members of the Association of Community Councils Together (ACCT), which includes representatives from many of the county’s 16 community councils, didn’t think the mayor’s office kept them in the loop enough about what was going on as a frequently changing bill wound its way to legislative approval. Their ...</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> 57824142@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:57:33 MDT Letter: More funds for cattle inspections? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57821636-82/cattle-utah-brucellosis-ranchers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57821636-82/cattle-utah-brucellosis-ranchers.html.csp">Letter: More funds for cattle inspections?</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-15T16:44:28.097-06:00">Updated Apr 15, 2014 04:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Although the BLM round-up of Cliven Bundy’s cattle has ended (at least for the present), I assume that the Washington County Commissioners’ (Gardner and Eardley) “unanimously passed resolution. . . that the feral cattle that could potentially be herded along with Bundy cattle could be of strong consequence to Utah ranchers livestock,” is a valid argument to have all cattle being trucked into Utah inspected at the entry station into Utah to make certain that the Utah’s livestock are free from d...</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> 57821636@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Apr 2014 16:44:28 MDT Judge limits news coverage of Utah teen charged with murder http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57822106-78/grunwald-garcia-jauregui-county.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57822106-78/grunwald-garcia-jauregui-county.html.csp">Judge limits news coverage of Utah teen charged with murder</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By stephen hunt</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-15T19:42:15.744-06:00">Updated Apr 15, 2014 07:42PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A judge is limiting television and photographic coverage of a preliminary hearing for a 17-year-old Draper girl charged as an accomplice in a January shooting spree that resulted in the death of one police officer and the wounding of another. Meagan Dakota Grunwald is charged as an adult with aggravated murder, a first-degree felony, and 11 other charges related to the death of Utah County Sgt. Cory Wride near Lehi and the wounding of Utah County Sheriff’s Deputy Greg Sherwood in Santaquin. Fou...</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> 57822106@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:42:15 MDT Crews dousing hot spots at stubborn Cache County barn fire http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57822402-78/fire-winn-barn-cache.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57822402-78/fire-winn-barn-cache.html.csp">Crews dousing hot spots at stubborn Cache County barn fire</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-15T11:59:43.608-06:00">Updated Apr 15, 2014 11:59AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cache County Fire District crews continued to douse smoldering hot spots Tuesday morning, the day after a fast-moving blaze gutted a Richmond barn and killed six goats inside. Fire Marshal Jason Winn said damages likely will exceed $60,000 for the 40-by-50-foot wooden structure, which also contained about 10 tons of hay. Winn said the owner’s wife was treated for second-degree facial burns sustained while trying to fight the blaze, but no other injuries were reported, Winn said. The barn was 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> 57822402@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Apr 2014 11:59:43 MDT Initial prison probe of inmate’s death finds no wrongdoing http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57821781-78/death-prison-attempted-burglary.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57821781-78/death-prison-attempted-burglary.html.csp">Initial prison probe of inmate’s death finds no wrongdoing</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="2014-04-15T08:56:08.524-06:00">Updated Apr 15, 2014 08:56AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah Department of Corrections officials on Tuesday confirmed that investigators believe a state prison inmate’s death resulted from injuries he sustained in an earlier suicide bid. David Finch, 35, was found hanging in his Washington County Jail cell on April 8. He died a week later, being declared dead Sunday morning at Dixie Regional Medical Center. Finch had been serving prison time for four third-degree felonies, including attempted forcible sexual abuse, two counts of burglary, and one cou...</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> 57821781@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Apr 2014 08:56:08 MDT News roundup: Opponent spoofs Boehner's 'electile dysfunction' http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/57821185-64/trib-boehner-county-dysfunction.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/57821185-64/trib-boehner-county-dysfunction.html.csp">News roundup: Opponent spoofs Boehner's 'electile dysfunction'</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="2014-04-15T11:00:46.91-06:00">Updated Apr 15, 2014 11:00AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Candidate spoofs Boehner's 'electile dysfunction.' Mia Love trounces opponents in cash race. No legislative override session. Happy Tuesday. An Ohio man who is challenging House Speaker John Boehner in a primary, made a campaign video spoof of Cialis ads about Boehner's "electile dysfunction." Key quotes: "Your electile dysfunction? It could be a question of blood flow. Sometimes, when a politician has been in D.C. too long, it goes to his head, and he just can't seem to get the job done,"...</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> 57821185@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Apr 2014 11:00:46 MDT Man dies a week after suicide attempt in Washington County jail http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57820178-78/suicide-jail-week-attempt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57820178-78/suicide-jail-week-attempt.html.csp">Man dies a week after suicide attempt in Washington County jail</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Erin Alberty</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-14T22:44:03.201-06:00">Updated Apr 14, 2014 10:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A prisoner in Washington County died Sunday morning, a week after he attempted suicide in the Purgatory Correctional Facility. David Finch, 35, was serving a prison sentence at the jail for forcible sexual abuse and burglary charges. “The circumstances surrounding his suicide remain under investigation, but an initial review shows proper procedures were followed,” said Steve Gehrke, spokesman for the state Department of Corrections. Gehrke released no further details as to the cause of Finch’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> 57820178@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Apr 2014 22:44:03 MDT Goats die in fire that destroys Cache County barn http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57820220-78/barn-fire-goats-cache.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57820220-78/barn-fire-goats-cache.html.csp">Goats die in fire that destroys Cache County barn</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="2014-04-15T08:54:44.603-06:00">Updated Apr 15, 2014 08:54AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A small herd of goats was killed in a barn fire Monday night in Cache County. The fire was reported about 8:20 p.m. at a property near 11000 North and 2300 East in Richmond, said Jason Winn, fire marshal for the Cache County Fire District. When crews arrived, the barn was fully engulfed, Winn said. He estimated fewer than 10 goats were inside the barn, along with 10 tons of hay. One of the homeowners was taken to a hospital because of minor burns to her face, possibly suffered when she tried 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> 57820220@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Apr 2014 08:54:44 MDT Letter: Hatch curses the darkness http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57818129-82/hatch-convention-lake-salt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57818129-82/hatch-convention-lake-salt.html.csp">Letter: Hatch curses the darkness</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-15T11:19:56.908-06:00">Updated Apr 15, 2014 11:19AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">At Saturday’s Salt Lake County Republican convention, “tough-talking” Sen. Orrin Hatch roused the rabble: “We’ve simply got to change ... this incredibly poor — I don’t usually use these words but — dumb-ass Obamacare” (“Big day for women at Salt Lake Democratic convention; GOP rejects 2 incumbents,” Tribune, April 13). Hatch’s former Senate colleague, Bob Bennett, proposed an alternative to Obama’s plan to provide affordable health care to millions who were excluded because of cost or pre-exis...</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> 57818129@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Apr 2014 11:19:56 MDT Utahn charged with auto homicide in death of Caffe Ibis owner http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57818855-78/henson-driving-logan-wirth.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57818855-78/henson-driving-logan-wirth.html.csp">Utahn charged with auto homicide in death of Caffe Ibis owner</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By jessica miller</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-14T21:09:21.58-06:00">Updated Apr 14, 2014 09:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">An alleged drunk driver was charged Monday with automobile homicide in connection with a crash that killed the co-owner of a Logan coffee company. Alvin Blaine Henson, 40, was charged in Cache County’s 1st District Court with second-degree felony automobile homicide, along with Class B misdemeanors related to being an alcohol restricted driver and not having a DUI interlock system in the car he was driving at the time of the Thursday accident. Randy Wirth, 67, died Saturday from injuries suffer...</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> 57818855@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Apr 2014 21:09:21 MDT Ultimate Warrior died from cardiovascular disease http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57818255-77/ultimate-warrior-cardiovascular-died.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57818255-77/ultimate-warrior-cardiovascular-died.html.csp">Ultimate Warrior died from cardiovascular disease</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-14T17:36:25.016-06:00">Updated Apr 14, 2014 05:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Phoenix • Authorities in Phoenix say former pro wrestler The Ultimate Warrior died of cardiovascular disease. Maricopa County spokeswoman Cari Gerchick says that’s the finding from an autopsy conducted Thursday by the county Medical Examiner’s Office. The 54-year-old wrestler’s given name was James Hellwig. He collapsed April 8 while walking with his wife to their car at a Scottsdale hotel and was pronounced dead at a hospital. Scottsdale police have said there were no signs of foul play. The Ul...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578182552014-04-14T17:36:25.016-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-14T17:36:25.016-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57818255@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Apr 2014 17:36:25 MDT Paul Rolly: Count My Vote still causing fights in Utah’s GOP http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57806783-90/party-republican-county-freedomworks.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57806783-90/party-republican-county-freedomworks.html.csp">Paul Rolly: Count My Vote still causing fights in Utah’s GOP</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-14T19:43:41.848-06:00">Updated Apr 14, 2014 07:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Forces that benefit when political candidates are chosen by the few are still working behind the scenes to unhinge the compromise bill passed this year by the Legislature that allows for alternative paths to a party nomination. I wrote recently about one legislator’s temporary roadblock to SB54, the measure that paves the way for the traditional caucus/convention path and the petition/primary path. He wanted the law’s implementation delayed until 2018 instead of 2016, when Sen. Mike Lee is up f...</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> 57806783@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Apr 2014 19:43:41 MDT Family rescued from southeast Utah canyon after 3 days http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57812072-78/amp-canyon-county-wayne.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57812072-78/amp-canyon-county-wayne.html.csp">Family rescued from southeast Utah canyon after 3 days</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="2014-04-13T10:24:22.287-06:00">Updated Apr 13, 2014 10:24AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Payson father and his sons were rescued Saturday after getting stuck at a Garfield County canyon. Jason Knight, 35, and his 11- and 8-year-old sons entered Sandthrax Canyon — about midway between Canyonlands and Capitol Reef national parks — on Wednesday. That day, the father became trapped 350 feet down between the tight canyon walls, and told the boys to stay where they were — on a ledge at the top of the canyon — to prevent further incident, according to a Wayne County news release. Wayne ...</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> 57812072@www.sltrib.com Sun, 13 Apr 2014 10:24:22 MDT Trying to combat growing drug trade in oil patch http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57812175-68/drug-meth-oil-says.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57812175-68/drug-meth-oil-says.html.csp">Trying to combat growing drug trade in oil patch</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SHARON COHEN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP National Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-12T19:40:01.688-06:00">Updated Apr 12, 2014 07:40PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Williston, N.D. • The blood-drenched man had survived a brutal attack: Beaten with brass knuckles, shocked with a stun gun, slashed with a razor blade, then dumped 40 miles away in Montana, he staggered to a farmhouse for help. His path eventually led authorities back to a quiet backyard in this oil boom town. What they uncovered was a large-scale methamphetamine ring that had found a home in a state long known for its slow pace and small-town solitude. The members of this violent gang were all ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578121752014-04-12T19:40:01.688-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-12T19:40:01.688-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57812175@www.sltrib.com Sat, 12 Apr 2014 19:40:01 MDT