Gorge - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/Gorge News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Dutch John — a Utah town fishing for a future http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57729355-78/john-dutch-county-community.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57729355-78/john-dutch-county-community.html.csp">Dutch John — a Utah town fishing for a future</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="2014-03-31T09:46:59.638-06:00">Updated Mar 31, 2014 09:46AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Dutch John • This Daggett County hamlet has been misunderstood from the start. Area residents coined the name in the 1860s because immigrant John Honselena wintered his horses on the flats where the community now sits. Honselena, as it turns out, was German, not Dutch. The name stuck in 1957, when Bureau of Reclamation officials began preparing to raise Flaming Gorge Dam on the Green River by building living quarters for workers on the same spot. The dam was completed in 1964, but the communi...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 57729355@www.sltrib.com Mon, 31 Mar 2014 09:46:59 MDT Flaming Gorge Fishing Report - Jiggin for kokanee and plenty of healthy rainbows http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/fishing/57733779-83/fish-fishing-kokanee-gorge.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/fishing/57733779-83/fish-fishing-kokanee-gorge.html.csp">Flaming Gorge Fishing Report - Jiggin for kokanee and plenty of healthy rainbows</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="2014-03-26T11:13:34.612-06:00">Updated Mar 26, 2014 11:13AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ryan Mosley, Flaming Gorge Project Leader for the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources sent in this report. There's a lot of talk about good "ice-off" fishing right now, and that's appropriate across much of the state, but what about the Gorge? It never really had ice! Well, under normal weather conditions it would be ice-off and I guess it's only appropriate that the fishing is good. I went out earlier this week for a few hours, hoping to catch some fish for dinner. I was heading into the back...</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> 57733779@www.sltrib.com Wed, 26 Mar 2014 11:13:34 MDT Utah father and son die from CO poisoning at Flaming Gorge http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57564197-78/heater-camping-propane-mcconnell.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57564197-78/heater-camping-propane-mcconnell.html.csp">Utah father and son die from CO poisoning at Flaming Gorge</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="2014-02-19T09:34:50.529-06:00">Updated Feb 19, 2014 09:34AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A propane heater appears to have caused the death of a Utah father and his teenage son, who were poisoned by carbon monoxide while camping at Flaming Gorge. Steven McConnell, 58, and 17-year-old Matthew McConnell, of Stansbury Park, were camping with a group in ice fishing huts this weekend in the Big Firehole area, according to a press statement by the Sweetwater County, Wyo., sheriff’s department. The McConnells went to sleep on cots in their own huts about 1 a.m. Monday; when their companion...</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> 57564197@www.sltrib.com Wed, 19 Feb 2014 09:34:50 MDT