MINING - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/MINING News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Millard County salt dome to begin storing liquid fuels http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57734187-78/gas-salt-caverns-magnum.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57734187-78/gas-salt-caverns-magnum.html.csp">Millard County salt dome to begin storing liquid fuels</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 Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-27T22:50:25.912-06:00">Updated Mar 27, 2014 10:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Caverns hollowed out in a Millard County salt dome will begin storing propane and butane next month, potentially opening new market opportunities for Utah’s natural gas industry, which has been hobbled by low commodity prices. State regulators on Wednesday approved liquid-fuel storage operations at the Magnum Gas Storage Project. The project has been in the works for nearly six years while Magnum has used solution mining to carve out 2-million-barrel caverns in a two-mile-wide salt deposit, comp...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 57734187@www.sltrib.com Thu, 27 Mar 2014 22:50:25 MDT House GOP passes bill to block Obama rule protecting streams from mining http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57730996-68/rule-bill-mining-administration.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57730996-68/rule-bill-mining-administration.html.csp">House GOP passes bill to block Obama rule protecting streams from mining</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MATTHEW DALY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-25T21:50:01.711-06:00">Updated Mar 25, 2014 09:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • House Republicans on Tuesday approved a bill that would prevent the Obama administration from imposing a stream-protection rule for coal mining that government experts say would eliminate thousands of jobs. The administration rule is intended to replace Bush-era regulations that set up buffer zones around waterways and were aimed chiefly at mountaintop removal mining in Appalachia. The House bill would reinstate the 2008 rule, which was thrown out earlier this year by a federal cou...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577309962014-03-25T21:50:01.711-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-25T21:50:01.711-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57730996@www.sltrib.com Tue, 25 Mar 2014 21:50:01 MDT Living History: The making of labor radical ‘Big Bill’ Haywood http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57683404-78/haywood-bill-family-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57683404-78/haywood-bill-family-lake.html.csp">Living History: The making of labor radical ‘Big Bill’ Haywood</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Eileen Hallet Stone</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-16T01:01:02.707-06:00">Updated Mar 16, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Editor’s note: This is the first of two parts A youthful scrapper born in Salt Lake City in 1869, William “Big Bill” Haywood grew into a pugilist for the Western Federation of Miners and a founding member and voice of the Industrial Workers of the World — the Wobblies. Haywood organized strikes. He agitated for industrial unionism, fair wages, and an end to child labor. He was arrested, often jailed, and accused of sedition. In 1917, The New York Times vilified him as “the most hated and feared...</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> 57683404@www.sltrib.com Sun, 16 Mar 2014 01:01:02 MDT