GOBLIN - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/GOBLIN News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Letter: Kirby’s bowling-ball howitzer fun truly ‘mindless’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57798059-82/bowling-fun-ball-kirby.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57798059-82/bowling-fun-ball-kirby.html.csp">Letter: Kirby’s bowling-ball howitzer fun truly ‘mindless’</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-14T13:53:52.13-06:00">Updated Apr 14, 2014 01:53PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Re the April 8 Tribune column titled “Kirby: ‘Walter’ the bowling-ball howitzer did us proud”: “Cows sleeping a quarter of a mile away jumped up and galloped frantically in the direction of Tooele.” “A seagull may have gotten its feelings hurt.” Does the writer enjoy causing distress to animals? Did one of his “salvos” land on a rabbit or a snake? Perhaps he does not care about that. Apparently, he is looking for more bowling balls as, “We couldn’t find all the ones we shot Saturday.” Doesn’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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 57798059@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Apr 2014 13:53:52 MDT Letter: State shows shocking lack of interest in goblin toppler case http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57722875-82/state-goblin-interest-lack.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57722875-82/state-goblin-interest-lack.html.csp">Letter: State shows shocking lack of interest in goblin toppler case</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-26T14:48:27.644-06:00">Updated Mar 26, 2014 02:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Before a national and international audience, for their crimes these wanton criminals, acting under the sponsorship of the LDS Church and the franchise of the Boy Scouts of America, have received only a fine and probation for the destruction of an irreplaceable and priceless natural wonder and resource (“Utah goblin topplers given probation,” Tribune, March 18). The unbelievable arrogance of these two scoundrels is second only to the shocking lack of interest both the Legislature and the attorn...</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> 57722875@www.sltrib.com Wed, 26 Mar 2014 14:48:27 MDT Letter: Topplers got off way too easy http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57703022-82/goblin-topplers-easy-sign.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57703022-82/goblin-topplers-easy-sign.html.csp">Letter: Topplers got off way too easy</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-22T01:01:05.851-06:00">Updated Mar 22, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">First, the goblin topplers got off way too easy (“Utah ‘goblin topplers’ sentenced to probation,” Tribune, March 18). They need to split court costs and legal fees and pay a fine of at least $10,000 each, which isn’t nearly enough. Second, they need to spend the entire coming year visiting every Boy Scout troop in Utah and giving the boys a lesson on how important our environment and our public lands are/should be to Americans/Utahns. Third, then they should teach those Boy Scouts how to behave...</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> 57703022@www.sltrib.com Sat, 22 Mar 2014 01:01:05 MDT Utah ‘goblin topplers’ sentenced to probation http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57695025-78/taylor-state-hall-goblin.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57695025-78/taylor-state-hall-goblin.html.csp">Utah ‘goblin topplers’ sentenced to probation</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By marissa lang</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and brett prettyman</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-19T09:13:33.784-06:00">Updated Mar 19, 2014 09:13AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Castle Dale • Utah’s so-called goblin topplers, Glenn Tuck Taylor and David Benjamin Hall, may have to shell out thousands to pay for warning signs telling future visitors to Goblin Valley State Park to leave the rocks alone — advice, Taylor said Tuesday, he wished they had followed last year. The men were sentenced Tuesday afternoon to a year of probation and no jail time after pleading guilty to knocking over an ancient rock formation in the state park. They will be required to pay an amoun...</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> 57695025@www.sltrib.com Wed, 19 Mar 2014 09:13:33 MDT