NATIONAL - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/NATIONAL News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Patagonia catalog shows illegal climbing in Capitol Reef, fines levied http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58442740-78/park-capitol-reef-national.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58442740-78/park-capitol-reef-national.html.csp">Patagonia catalog shows illegal climbing in Capitol Reef, fines levied</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="2014-09-22T20:03:21.843-06:00">Updated Sep 22, 2014 08:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">People sometimes find more than they bargained for while flipping through catalogs. A picture of climbers used in a Patagonia catalog in 2011 raised suspicions because it showed a “first ascent” in the Grand Wash area of Utah’s Capitol Reef National Park. Rangers visited the spot in the picture and found climbing bolts had been embedded in the rock and determined that “trundling” — moving rocks to make a route — had occurred. Both activities are illegal in the national park. Further investigat...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58442740@www.sltrib.com Mon, 22 Sep 2014 20:03:21 MDT Park Service approves improvements for Yellowstone’s Lamar Ranch http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58436311-223/amp-ranch-park-national.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58436311-223/amp-ranch-park-national.html.csp">Park Service approves improvements for Yellowstone’s Lamar Ranch</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-20T21:49:38.703-06:00">Updated Sep 20, 2014 09:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Yellowstone National Park, Wyo. • The National Park Service has approved a plan to make infrastructure improvements at the historic Lamar Buffalo Ranch in Yellowstone National Park. The planned improvements to various energy production systems at the ranch aim to conserve water and energy and reduce waste. For instance, one project involves installing a new micro hydro turbine. The Park Service says the project will increase the renewable energy available for use at the ranch and reduce the gre...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584363112014-09-20T21:49:38.703-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-20T21:49:38.703-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58436311@www.sltrib.com Sat, 20 Sep 2014 21:49:38 MDT Pots, pans, dolls, games up for toy hall of fame http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58441929-68/toy-fame-hall-dolls.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58441929-68/toy-fame-hall-dolls.html.csp">Pots, pans, dolls, games up for toy hall of fame</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-22T11:07:16.313-06:00">Updated Sep 22, 2014 11:07AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Rochester, N.Y. • Pots and pans and paper airplanes are among the 12 finalists for induction this year into the National Toy Hall of Fame. The humble contenders are up against American Girl dolls, the game Operation and several return nominees, including little green Army men and bubbles. The hall of fame at The Strong museum in Rochester announced the finalists on Monday. Two winners will be inducted on Nov. 6. Last year, the rubber duck and game of chess beat out 10 other finalists. Anyone can...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584419292014-09-22T11:07:16.313-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-22T11:07:16.313-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58441929@www.sltrib.com Mon, 22 Sep 2014 11:07:16 MDT Engineers call for national approach to fighting floods http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58441531-68/flood-engineers-group-flooding.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58441531-68/flood-engineers-group-flooding.html.csp">Engineers call for national approach to fighting floods</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By GEOFF MULVIHILL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-22T09:12:16.877-06:00">Updated Sep 22, 2014 09:12AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">An organization of civil engineers is calling for a national strategy for mitigating flood risks, saying the U.S. has not fully heeded lessons from Hurricane Katrina and Superstorm Sandy. The American Society of Civil Engineers released its recommendations Monday during a conference on water issues in Philadelphia. The group is calling for Congress and the Obama Administration to develop a sustainable way to pay for infrastructure maintenance and updates to help manage floods. It also wants more...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584415312014-09-22T09:12:16.877-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-22T09:12:16.877-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58441531@www.sltrib.com Mon, 22 Sep 2014 09:12:16 MDT Utahn wins XTERRA title http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58439788-77/hales-snowbasin-trail-race.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58439788-77/hales-snowbasin-trail-race.html.csp">Utahn wins XTERRA title</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-21T22:25:04.744-06:00">Updated Sep 21, 2014 10:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Snowbasin • Brett Hales made quite the first impression on Snowbasin Resort and the XTERRA Trail Run National Championship. Although he lives in Layton — about 35 miles away from Snowbasin - Hales had never raced on the picturesque trails at Snowbasin until Sunday. All he did in his first XTERRA Trail Run was win the overall National Championship. “It was phenomenal, I loved it,” said Hales, 28, who was competing in his first-ever trail race. “Holy cow, that was so addicting. Looking left and...</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> 58439788@www.sltrib.com Sun, 21 Sep 2014 22:25:04 MDT XTERRA USA Championships on tap at Snowbasin http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58434459-77/xterra-championship-usa-trail.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58434459-77/xterra-championship-usa-trail.html.csp">XTERRA USA Championships on tap at Snowbasin</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-19T23:29:56.108-06:00">Updated Sep 19, 2014 11:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The best-of-the-best in the U.S. will meet at Snowbasin Resort near Ogden on Saturday to determine who will walk away with the coveted titled of XTERRA USA Champion. Over 1,500 competitors — including many of the best triathletes and trail runners in the world — are expected for a weekend that that will include the USA Championship off-road triathlon and Trail Run National Championship on Saturday and Sunday, respectively. This is the fourth year in a row the two races have been held on back-to-...</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> 58434459@www.sltrib.com Fri, 19 Sep 2014 23:29:56 MDT Rampell: Stop denying progress made in U.S. schools http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58435604-82/schools-education-public-college.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58435604-82/schools-education-public-college.html.csp">Rampell: Stop denying progress made in U.S. schools</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Catherine Rampell</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-20T08:03:08.467-06:00">Updated Sep 20, 2014 08:03AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">WASHINGTON • Have America’s public schools gotten worse over the years? Americans seem to think so. Every time I write about why attending college is so crucial for moving up the income ladder — or, these days, for landing any job at all — I’m inundated with emails blaming the country’s K-12 system. Today’s workers have to go to college, readers argue, because our increasingly broken public schools have ceded responsibility for educating them. Data from the annual Phi Delta Kappa/Gallup poll, a ...</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> 58435604@www.sltrib.com Sat, 20 Sep 2014 08:03:08 MDT Prep notes: Jordan’s Austin Kafentzis racking up state, national records http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58406572-190/percent-utah-yards-national.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58406572-190/percent-utah-yards-national.html.csp">Prep notes: Jordan’s Austin Kafentzis racking up state, national records</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tom Wharton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-13T23:43:27.05-06:00">Updated Sep 13, 2014 11:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Jordan’s fine senior quarterback Austin Kafentzis is garnering some national recognition as he continues to rewrite the Utah record book. MaxPreps has the Wisconsin-commit on its national player of the year watch. Going into Saturday’s game at Cherry Creek, Colo., the Beetdiggers are 3-0. For the season, Kafentzis had rushed 73 times for 597 yards and nine touchdowns and he completed 31 of 67 passes for 609 yards and six scores. According to Utah football stats expert George Felt, Kafentzis has...</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> 58406572@www.sltrib.com Sat, 13 Sep 2014 23:43:27 MDT NFL to partner with domestic violence hotline http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58432918-77/violence-domestic-nfl-hotline.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58432918-77/violence-domestic-nfl-hotline.html.csp">NFL to partner with domestic violence hotline</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BARRY WILNER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-19T23:29:56.931-06:00">Updated Sep 19, 2014 11:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Responding to increasing criticism that the league has not acted quickly or emphatically enough concerning domestic abuse cases involving players, the NFL is partnering with a domestic violence hotline and a sexual violence resource center. Commissioner Roger Goodell sent a memo to the clubs late Thursday announcing the partnerships. The league will provide financial, operational and promotional support to the National Domestic Violence Hotline and the National Sexual Violence Resourc...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584329182014-09-19T23:29:56.931-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-19T23:29:56.931-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58432918@www.sltrib.com Fri, 19 Sep 2014 23:29:56 MDT News roundup: Are America's conservative cities better? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/58431953-64/trib-utah-cities-news.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/outofcontext/58431953-64/trib-utah-cities-news.html.csp">News roundup: Are America's conservative cities better?</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="2014-09-19T09:14:48.868-06:00">Updated Sep 19, 2014 09:14AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Are conservative cities better? Obama nominates Parrish for federal judgeship. Race for S.L. County sheriff brings in the news and the cash. Happy Friday. Most of America's cities are liberal -- think New York, Philly, L.A. -- but there are some interesting holdouts, such as Mesa, Ariz., Colorado Springs, Colo., and Oklahoma City. These Republican-leaning cities are crossing ideology boundaries to build infrastructure, embracing trendy liberal ideas like "new urbanism," while keeping costs...</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> 58431953@www.sltrib.com Fri, 19 Sep 2014 09:14:48 MDT Meet four champions of Canyonlands http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58364997-78/park-national-canyonlands-wilson.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58364997-78/park-national-canyonlands-wilson.html.csp">Meet four champions of Canyonlands</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By brett prettyman</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-08T10:14:01.642-06:00">Updated Sep 8, 2014 10:14AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Canyonlands National Park • A park superintendent, a national politician, a local guide. Bates Wilson, Stewart Udall and Kent Frost played vital roles in the creation of Canyonlands National Park, overseen today by Superintendent Kate Cannon. The park received its official designation Sept. 12, 1964, when President Lyndon Johnson made it the 31st national park in the United States. To mark its 50th anniversary, meet these four champions of the rugged, remote park in southeastern Utah. Th...</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> 58364997@www.sltrib.com Mon, 08 Sep 2014 10:14:01 MDT Lottery planned for Yellowstone snowmobile tags http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58390583-223/park-permits-lottery-yellowstone.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58390583-223/park-permits-lottery-yellowstone.html.csp">Lottery planned for Yellowstone snowmobile tags</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The ASSOCIATED Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-08T22:30:56.896-06:00">Updated Sep 8, 2014 10:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Jackson Wyo. • The National Park Service is running a lottery to hand out a limited number of permits to allow snowmobilers to take self-guided trips in Yellowstone National Park this winter for the first time in more than a decade. The Jackson Hole News & Guide reports that the re-emergence of private riding in the park is part of a long-term plan that park officials completed last year. Park spokesman Al Nash says he expects big demand for private permits. They’re being distributed through a ...</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> 58390583@www.sltrib.com Mon, 08 Sep 2014 22:30:56 MDT Utah governor: No surprises, no monument — for now http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58424668-90/area-bishop-herbert-http.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58424668-90/area-bishop-herbert-http.html.csp">Utah governor: No surprises, no monument — for now</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Robert Gehrke</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-18T08:13:40.636-06:00">Updated Sep 18, 2014 08:13AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Gov. Gary Herbert said he has been assured by the top levels of the Obama administration that the White House won’t designate a new national monument in southeastern Utah as long as a more comprehensive public-lands effort is making headway. Herbert met with Interior Secretary Sally Jewell during a trip to Washington last week and told her that Utah didn’t want any “surprises” with the designation of the Greater Canyonlands National Monument, a proposed 1.8 million-acre area that environmental ...</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> 58424668@www.sltrib.com Thu, 18 Sep 2014 08:13:40 MDT BYU football: No. 21 Cougars basking in national attention http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58421360-88/college-byu-football-cougars.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/cougars/58421360-88/college-byu-football-cougars.html.csp">BYU football: No. 21 Cougars basking in national attention</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jay Drew</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-17T10:00:17.733-06:00">Updated Sep 17, 2014 10:00AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • Play on national television for three straight weeks, humiliate Texas 41-7 in Week Two, feature an exciting, play-making quarterback who is a fringe Heisman Trophy candidate, stay undefeated and crack the national rankings. That’s what the BYU Cougars did the first quarter of the college football season, and naturally national attention has followed for the independent going against the grain in the college football world. Coach Bronco Mendenhall has appeared on a handful of national col...</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> 58421360@www.sltrib.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 10:00:17 MDT Will: Scotland considers its national future http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58407056-82/scotland-nation-reynolds-cross.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58407056-82/scotland-nation-reynolds-cross.html.csp">Will: Scotland considers its national future</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By George F. Will</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-15T12:09:04.574-06:00">Updated Sep 15, 2014 12:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Tucking into a dish of Scottish haggis is not a task for the fainthearted. There are various haggis recipes, but basically it is sheep’s pluck — the heart, lungs and liver — cooked together, then mixed with suet and oatmeal and boiled in a sheep’s stomach, then served, sometimes drenched with Scotch. People who pour whisky on oatmeal are not shrinking violets. Remember this on Thursday when Scotland votes on independence from the United Kingdom. There are economic reasons for and (...</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> 58407056@www.sltrib.com Mon, 15 Sep 2014 12:09:04 MDT Achieving diversity in police ranks no easy task http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58413178-68/police-says-department-black.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58413178-68/police-says-department-black.html.csp">Achieving diversity in police ranks no easy task</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ALLEN G. BREED and SHARON COHEN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP National Writers</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-14T15:05:02.12-06:00">Updated Sep 14, 2014 03:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">When he took over as police chief last year in the St. Louis suburb of Maryland Heights, it didn’t take Bill Carson long to see he had a serious diversity problem. Of the department’s 79 sworn officers, just one was black and one Hispanic. Carson quickly issued a plan that included advertising in the local black newspaper, outreach to groups like the NAACP and participation in job fairs at area colleges with large minority student bodies. Of 81 applicants in his first hiring round, only four wer...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584131782014-09-14T15:05:02.12-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-14T15:05:02.12-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58413178@www.sltrib.com Sun, 14 Sep 2014 15:05:02 MDT Letter: Let Women’s Museum proceed, Sen. Lee http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58406985-82/women-history-lee-museum.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58406985-82/women-history-lee-museum.html.csp">Letter: Let Women’s Museum proceed, Sen. Lee</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-12T18:38:35.692-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 06:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Women have made an indelible mark on America’s rich history. A National Women’s History Museum, particularly on the National Mall, would forever mark their accomplishments. It’s unfortunate, then, that Sen. Mike Lee is intent on blocking a vote on this long overdue recognition. The House of Representatives has already passed legislation (383-33) that would establish a commission to follow the recognized process for considering a national museum. A vote in the Senate would mean this bipartisan l...</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> 58406985@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 18:38:35 MDT Utah Bucket List: Violinist in tune with Zion National Park http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58247716-78/zion-park-national-panitch.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58247716-78/zion-park-national-panitch.html.csp">Utah Bucket List: Violinist in tune with Zion National Park</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="2014-08-14T11:16:23.119-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 11:16AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Zion National Park • As a violinist, Rachel Panitch never expected her name to be linked to those of Ansel Adams, William Henry Jackson, George Catlin, Henry Thoreau and Thomas Moran. But, thanks to a National Park Service program that lets artists live temporarily in parks across the country, the Boston resident can be grouped with the painters, photographers and writers who helped preserve and promote the nation’s most scenic locations. Panitch, who also composes music, spent the month of Apri...</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> 58247716@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 11:16:23 MDT After meeting, Herbert may appear more on Fox News http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58407854-68/herbert-utah-fox-news.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58407854-68/herbert-utah-fox-news.html.csp">After meeting, Herbert may appear more on Fox News</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="2014-09-12T20:15:10.269-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 08:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Gov. Gary Herbert met with Fox News Channel executives in New York City on Thursday as he looks to join the ranks of Republican colleagues like Chris Christie of New Jersey and Scott Walker of Wisconsin whose regular network appearances increase their national exposure and connect them with more supporters. While Christie and Walker are considered possible 2016 presidential candidates, Herbert’s spokesman said the governor’s motivation is to promote Utah, not to prepare a run for higher office....</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584078542014-09-12T20:15:10.269-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-12T20:15:10.269-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58407854@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 20:15:10 MDT Utah Gov. Gary Herbert meets with Fox News, may appear more http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58407522-90/herbert-utah-news-fox.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58407522-90/herbert-utah-news-fox.html.csp">Utah Gov. Gary Herbert meets with Fox News, may appear more</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MICHELLE L. PRICE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-12T16:10:54.512-06:00">Updated Sep 12, 2014 04:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Salt Lake City • Gov. Gary Herbert met with Fox News Channel executives in New York City on Thursday as he looks to join the ranks of Republican colleagues like Chris Christie of New Jersey and Scott Walker of Wisconsin whose regular network appearances increase their national exposure and connect them with more supporters. While Christie and Walker are considered possible 2016 presidential candidates, Herbert’s spokesman said the governor’s motivation is to promote Utah, not to prepare a run fo...</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> 58407522@www.sltrib.com Fri, 12 Sep 2014 16:10:54 MDT