Gorge - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/Gorge News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Missing boater’s body recovered from Flaming Gorge Reservoir http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58438787-78/body-flaming-gorge-missing.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58438787-78/body-flaming-gorge-missing.html.csp">Missing boater’s body recovered from Flaming Gorge Reservoir</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-21T17:30:06.308-06:00">Updated Sep 21, 2014 05:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Searchers recovered the body of a Riverton man missing since Sept. 1 at Flaming Gorge Reservoir late Saturday night. The Utah Department of Public Safety dive team and Daggett County Sheriff’s Office using sonar when at 5:40 p.m. they located what they believed to be the body of Charles Darrell Thomas. Thomas, 69, had been missing since his boat capsized on Labor Day. Daggett County, aided by Summit County Search and Rescue’s Remote Operated Vehicle, recovered the body at 11:15 p.m., and positi...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58438787@www.sltrib.com Sun, 21 Sep 2014 17:30:06 MDT Search for boater capsized in Flaming Gorge suspended http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58389248-78/search-county-sheriff-week.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58389248-78/search-county-sheriff-week.html.csp">Search for boater capsized in Flaming Gorge suspended</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="2014-09-08T22:30:57.588-06:00">Updated Sep 8, 2014 10:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Efforts to recover the body of a Riverton man believed to have drowned during a Labor Day outing on Flaming Gorge Reservoir have been temporarily suspended, the Daggett County Sheriff’s Office confirmed on Monday. Charles Thomas, 69, disappeared after his small boat capsized in choppy waters on Sept. 1. Since then, county search and rescue volunteers, periodically assisted by state helicopters searchers from neighboring Wasatch and Sweetwater (Wyo.) counties as well as park rangers, have looked...</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> 58389248@www.sltrib.com Mon, 08 Sep 2014 22:30:57 MDT Third day of search for boater presumed drowned at Flaming Gorge http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58369655-78/thomas-county-boat-boater.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58369655-78/thomas-county-boat-boater.html.csp">Third day of search for boater presumed drowned at Flaming Gorge</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="2014-09-03T21:05:56.335-06:00">Updated Sep 3, 2014 09:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In boats, on shore and in the water, search and rescue workers and divers again took to Flaming Gorge Reservoir on Wednesday in hopes of finding and recovering the body of boater missing since Monday. Daggett County sheriff’s dispatchers said that as of Wednesday afternoon, the remains of 69-year-old Charles Darrell Thomas of Riverton, presumed to have drowned when his small boat capsized in choppy waves 4 p.m. Monday, had not been found. Thomas and his unidentified, 62-year-old female friend w...</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> 58369655@www.sltrib.com Wed, 03 Sep 2014 21:05:56 MDT Search resumes for boater lost at Flaming Gorge http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58363596-78/search-county-thomas-boat.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58363596-78/search-county-thomas-boat.html.csp">Search resumes for boater lost at Flaming Gorge</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="2014-09-02T22:19:44.011-06:00">Updated Sep 2, 2014 10:19PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Dive teams resumed their search Tuesday for a 69-year-old fisherman whose boat capsized on Flaming Gorge Reservoir over the Labor Day weekend. Daggett County sheriff’s spokeswoman Susie Potter said that Charles Darrell Thomas of Riverton was in a small boat with an electric motor, traveling between Antelope Flats and the Lucerne Marina when windblown waves overturned the craft about 4 p.m. Monday. An unidentified 62-year-old woman, described as Thomas’ girlfriend, “was able to swim to shore, wh...</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> 58363596@www.sltrib.com Tue, 02 Sep 2014 22:19:44 MDT Crews search for missing angler at Flaming Gorge http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58362769-78/angler-boat-crews-flaming.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58362769-78/angler-boat-crews-flaming.html.csp">Crews search for missing angler 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="2014-09-02T08:45:21.439-06:00">Updated Sep 2, 2014 08:45AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Crews were searching for an angler whose boat capsized Monday afternoon at Flaming Gorge. Two people were in a small boat with an electric motor about 4 p.m. when the boat capsized, Daggett County sheriff’s deputies reported. A 62-year old woman was rescued but a 69-year-old man was missing as of Monday night. Their names were not released. A dive team was searching the area where the couple was traveling, from Antelope Flats to the Lucerne Marina.</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> 58362769@www.sltrib.com Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:45:21 MDT