MATHESON - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/MATHESON News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Editorial: The water that lies in Snake Valley should stay in Snake Valley http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58451595-82/utah-valley-snake-gov.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58451595-82/utah-valley-snake-gov.html.csp">Editorial: The water that lies in Snake Valley should stay in Snake Valley</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-25T20:12:38.372-06:00">Updated Sep 25, 2014 08:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">“This is a hell of a way to run a desert.” — Utah Gov. Scott Matheson, 1983 When Matheson uttered that exasperated witticism, he was referring to one of the few times in recorded history when Utah was suffering from the effects of too much water. Way too much. It was a rare season of torrential rains and floods that triggered landslides and turned State Street into a river. These days, and for the foreseeable future, Utah and the West are back to their normal hydrological status: a great b...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58451595@www.sltrib.com Thu, 25 Sep 2014 20:12:38 MDT Owens joins air fight, promises to put ‘people before politics’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/58443105-64/com-owens-love-campaign.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/58443105-64/com-owens-love-campaign.html.csp">Owens joins air fight, promises to put ‘people before politics’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Matt Canham</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-22T17:26:02.638-06:00">Updated Sep 22, 2014 05:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Doug Owens is now on the airwaves with an ad proclaiming that it’s time to put “people before politics.” His biographical commercials began running Monday morning and are meant to introduce this Democrat to the people in Utah’s 4th Congressional District. They come one week after Republican Mia Love launched her ad campaign with two issue-oriented spots, one slamming Obamacare and another criticizing one-size-fits-all education proposals. At this stage, Love is the front-runner in this contest,...</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> 58443105@www.sltrib.com Mon, 22 Sep 2014 17:26:02 MDT Congress passes Hatch, Matheson bill to help EMS providers http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58421312-90/ems-matheson-program-emergency.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58421312-90/ems-matheson-program-emergency.html.csp">Congress passes Hatch, Matheson bill to help EMS providers</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Thomas Burr</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-16T18:54:44.954-06:00">Updated Sep 16, 2014 06:54PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Congress has voted to reauthorize a program to help emergency responders with the unique needs of children and adolescents, a move pushed by Utah’s Sen. Orrin Hatch and Rep. Jim Matheson. The House on Tuesday voted 410-4 to continue the 30-year-old grant program for all 50 states, the District of Columbia and U.S. territories that helps emergency medical services (EMS) crews stock limited doses of medicine and smaller equipment to help younger patients. The Senate approved the legis...</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> 58421312@www.sltrib.com Tue, 16 Sep 2014 18:54:44 MDT 5 Things to know about the 2014 Utah election http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58355731-90/election-utah-attorney-love.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58355731-90/election-utah-attorney-love.html.csp">5 Things to know about the 2014 Utah election</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MICHELLE L. PRICE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-30T22:28:31.947-06:00">Updated Aug 30, 2014 10:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah’s statewide and national races haven’t the same drama and punch since a highly anticipated rematch in Utah’s 4th Congressional District between Republican Mia Love and U.S. Rep. Jim Matheson deflated in December when the Democratic incumbent decided against seeking re-election. What would have been a very close race now appears to be Love’s match to lose, according to political experts. In the other congressional seats, incumbent Republicans are all running for another term in districts th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583557312014-08-30T22:28:31.947-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-30T22:28:31.947-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58355731@www.sltrib.com Sat, 30 Aug 2014 22:28:31 MDT New poll: Mia Love up 12 points over Doug Owens http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58284507-90/com-love-matheson-owens.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58284507-90/com-love-matheson-owens.html.csp">New poll: Mia Love up 12 points over Doug Owens</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Matt Canham</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T07:56:35.086-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 07:56AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Republican Mia Love has a strong lead in Utah’s 4th Congressional District, but she’s far from dominating, according to a new poll released Monday. The survey by Zions Bank and UtahPolicy.com shows Love with a 12 percentage-point lead — 44 percent to 32 percent — over Democrat Doug Owens. Nearly a fifth (19 percent) of respondents were undecided in the poll conducted Thursday through Saturday for the political newsletter published by LaVarr Webb, a lobbyist and consultant who is not working for...</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> 58284507@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 07:56:35 MDT