NEVADA - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/NEVADA News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Letter: This is crime, not patriotism http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57836307-82/blm-atv-sltrib-nevada.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57836307-82/blm-atv-sltrib-nevada.html.csp">Letter: This is crime, not patriotism</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-19T19:07:05.069-06:00">Updated Apr 19, 2014 07:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">What is it with these guys? First, we’ve got a Nevada rancher who hasn’t paid his grazing fees for 10 years, a million dollars he owes to the American taxpayers. And when they try to bring him to justice, a posse of armed cronies shows up to intimidate our government officials so that he can avoid his responsibility. Now, we’ve got a San Juan County Commissioner – an elected official no less, a public servant! – who is planning an ATV ride on land that is off-limits to motorized vehicles, to pro...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 57836307@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 19:07:05 MDT Letter: Bundy’s a hero in my eyes http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57823883-82/bundy-hero-elected-nevada.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57823883-82/bundy-hero-elected-nevada.html.csp">Letter: Bundy’s a hero in my eyes</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-16T16:38:01.563-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 04:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Nevada cattle rancher Cliven Bundy is a hero for facing down just the tip of an evil and corrupt government, bought and paid for by the top .01 percent. If not for the Internet, which the President can shut down on a whim, we would only have a very one-sided picture painting Bundy as a moocher and abusing the rest of us taxpayers! Why voters re-elected the contemptible Harry Reid back into the Senate after a long list of trespasses against our Constitution defies logic. Hopefully, the good peop...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 57823883@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:38:01 MDT Feds: ‘escalating tensions’ led to Nevada cattle release http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57813930-200/bundy-federal-cattle-nevada.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57813930-200/bundy-federal-cattle-nevada.html.csp">Feds: ‘escalating tensions’ led to Nevada cattle release</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARTIN GRIFFITH</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-13T11:15:16.835-06:00">Updated Apr 13, 2014 11:15AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Federal land managers say “escalating tensions” led them to release all 400 or so head of cattle rounded up on public land in southern Nevada from a rancher who has refused to recognize their authority. Bureau of Land Management Chief Neil Kornze announced an abrupt halt to the weeklong roundup just hours before the release. “Based on information about conditions on the ground and in consultation with law enforcement, we have made a decision to conclude the cattle gather because of our serious c...</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> 57813930@www.sltrib.com Sun, 13 Apr 2014 11:15:16 MDT BLM backs off confrontation with Nevada rancher http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57810957-78/amp-cattle-bundy-blm.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57810957-78/amp-cattle-bundy-blm.html.csp">BLM backs off confrontation with Nevada rancher</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="2014-04-12T22:39:33.548-06:00">Updated Apr 12, 2014 10:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Bureau of Land Management pulled back from a confrontation with a southern Nevada rancher Saturday due to concerns about the safety of its employees as well as members of the public. Federal land managers confirmed they released all 400 or so cattle rounded up during the dispute. Tensions have been running high in recent days as the BLM began rounding up cattle owned by Bunkerville rancher Cliven Bundy, who the agency said has about 900 trespassing cattle on the ground in a remote area of ...</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> 57810957@www.sltrib.com Sat, 12 Apr 2014 22:39:33 MDT Nevada rancher’s son freed, BLM collecting cattle http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57786645-68/bundy-cattle-las-son.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57786645-68/bundy-cattle-las-son.html.csp">Nevada rancher’s son freed, BLM collecting cattle</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KEN RITTER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-07T16:20:29.958-06:00">Updated Apr 7, 2014 04:20PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Las Vegas • The son of a rural Nevada cattle rancher has been freed from federal custody, a day after his arrest by agents working to remove cattle from disputed grazing areas northeast of Las Vegas. A U.S. attorney’s office spokeswoman in Las Vegas said Monday that 37-year-old Dave Bundy is accused of refusing to disperse and resisting officers. Bundy’s mother, Carol Bundy, says U.S. Bureau of Land Management agents arrested her son Sunday in a parked car on State Route 170 near Bunkerville. Bu...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577866452014-04-07T16:20:29.958-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-07T16:20:29.958-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57786645@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Apr 2014 16:20:29 MDT Tension growing between ranchers, mustang backers http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57779907-68/horses-nevada-bundy-federal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57779907-68/horses-nevada-bundy-federal.html.csp">Tension growing between ranchers, mustang backers</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SCOTT SONNER </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and MARTIN GRIFFITH</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-05T22:55:01.871-06:00">Updated Apr 5, 2014 10:55PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Reno, Nev. • Tensions bubbled over on the range in a turf battle that has been simmering for decades over one of the icons of the American West and scant forage on arid, high desert lands from Nevada to Wyoming. With the presence of wild horses continuing to pit animal advocates against ranchers, the U.S. Bureau of Land Management, which is caught in the middle, on Saturday began seizing hundreds of cattle from a longtime rancher that it says are trespassing on public land in southern Nevada. T...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577799072014-04-05T22:55:01.871-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-05T22:55:01.871-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57779907@www.sltrib.com Sat, 05 Apr 2014 22:55:01 MDT Letter: Utahns use too much water; soon it will be gone http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57660116-82/drought-landscape-utah-utahns.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57660116-82/drought-landscape-utah-utahns.html.csp">Letter: Utahns use too much water; soon it will be gone</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-14T01:01:02.147-06:00">Updated Mar 14, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">After Nevada, Utah is the second driest state, but incredibly, Utah is the second highest water consumer per capita in the country (next to Nevada). If we have a big drought, it’ll be much worse than California is currently experiencing. Having grown up with the Mormon ethic of preparedness, I believe it’s time Utahns prepare for a big drought. Instead of talking about pumping more non-existent water from the shrinking Colorado River, we should be making lifestyle and policy choices that add u...</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> 57660116@www.sltrib.com Fri, 14 Mar 2014 01:01:02 MDT Body of missing Nevada woman found in backyard http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57676793-68/muhl-backyard-green-nevada.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57676793-68/muhl-backyard-green-nevada.html.csp">Body of missing Nevada woman found in backyard</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-13T12:34:41.654-06:00">Updated Mar 13, 2014 12:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Reno, Nev. • Authorities worked Thursday to identity a body found in the backyard of a Nevada home where a missing woman had lived with her husband before he committed suicide after police questioned him about her disappearance. Washoe County deputies found the remains Wednesday at the home in Spanish Springs, north of Reno, while executing a search warrant involving the disappearance of Colleen Muhl, 56, sheriff’s Lt. Tom Green said. Before his death, her husband, Gerald Muhl, 51, told police s...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576767932014-03-13T12:34:41.654-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-13T12:34:41.654-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57676793@www.sltrib.com Thu, 13 Mar 2014 12:34:41 MDT Fighter jet in Nevada crash ‘total loss,’ pilot’s condition unknown http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57621146-68/jet-crash-navy-fighter.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57621146-68/jet-crash-navy-fighter.html.csp">Fighter jet in Nevada crash ‘total loss,’ pilot’s condition unknown</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-02T10:22:02.037-06:00">Updated Mar 2, 2014 10:22AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Fallon, Nev. • A fighter jet that crashed during a training exercise in western Nevada is a total loss and the pilot’s condition is unknown, a spokeswoman for the Naval Air Force, U.S. Pacific Fleet, said Sunday. It took rescue crews several hours to reach the site after the 3 p.m. Saturday crash because of a snow storm and mountainous, remote terrain, Lt. Reagan Lauritzen said. The F/A-18C, a U.S. Marine jet on loan to the Naval Strike and Air Warfare Center, went down on a Navy range training ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576211462014-03-02T10:22:02.037-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-02T10:22:02.037-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57621146@www.sltrib.com Sun, 02 Mar 2014 10:22:02 MDT Utah skiers win NCAA Regional http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57581691-77/utah-ncaa-nevada-points.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57581691-77/utah-ncaa-nevada-points.html.csp">Utah skiers win NCAA Regional</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">Combined news services</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-22T22:15:36.767-06:00">Updated Feb 22, 2014 10:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah’s Kristiina Rove and Mark Engel earned victories in both the women’s and men’s slaloms on Saturday, paving the way for the Utes to claim the RMISA Championship and NCAA West Regional, beating out defending NCAA champion Colorado by four points. Utah finished with 640 points in events held at Beaver Creek and Minturn, Colo., while the Buffaloes had 636 points. New Mexico (617.5) was third, followed by Denver (578.5) and Montana State (445). Baseball Utah 5, Indiana 4 (15) • Cory Hunt’s t...</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> 57581691@www.sltrib.com Sat, 22 Feb 2014 22:15:36 MDT