PASSES - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/PASSES News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) APNewsBreak: Russian jet passes near U.S. warship http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57817917-68/russian-sea-black-ship.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57817917-68/russian-sea-black-ship.html.csp">APNewsBreak: Russian jet passes near U.S. warship</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By LOLITA C. BALDOR</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-14T17:36:28.309-06:00">Updated Apr 14, 2014 05:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • A Russian fighter jet made multiple, close-range passes near an American warship in the Black Sea for more than 90 minutes Saturday amid escalating tensions in the region, U.S. military officials said Monday. In the first public account of the incident, the officials said the Russian Fencer made 12 passes, and flew within 1,000 yards of the USS Donald Cook, a Navy destroyer, at about 500 feet above sea level. The U.S. warship issued several radio queries and warnings using internati...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578179172014-04-14T17:36:28.309-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-14T17:36:28.309-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57817917@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Apr 2014 17:36:28 MDT Free UTA passes used for 28,500 boardings http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57792439-90/28500-barron-boardings-clean.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57792439-90/28500-barron-boardings-clean.html.csp">Free UTA passes used for 28,500 boardings</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lee Davidson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-10T11:17:23.683-06:00">Updated Apr 10, 2014 11:17AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Free transit passes designed to help reduce air pollution were used for 28,500 trains and bus boardings between Feb. 17 and April 7. The Utah Transit Authority related those results about the RideClear program it operated in the period with partners Zions Bank and the Utah Clean Air Partnership. The UTA said it distributed 7,000 free weekly passes ­— worth $50 each. They were offered at various times online, and disappeared quickly. UTA also staged numerous giveaways at stations, announced onlin...</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> 57792439@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Apr 2014 11:17:23 MDT Public transit year pass on sale now http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57696240-78/lake-passes-salt-public.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57696240-78/lake-passes-salt-public.html.csp">Public transit year pass on sale now</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Erin Alberty</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-18T20:36:11.733-06:00">Updated Mar 18, 2014 08:36PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Annual public transit passes are now available for Salt Lake City residents. Dubbed “Hive Passes,” the tickets cost $350 up front or $360 in 12 monthly installments, and cover almost all Utah Transit Authority rail and bus lines. Passes must be bought in-person with documents to prove Salt Lake City residency. For more information, visit ridewithhive.com. Tickets are available at the Salt Lake City & County Building, 451 S. State St.; the Public Utilities Office, 1530 S. West Temple St.; and the...</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> 57696240@www.sltrib.com Tue, 18 Mar 2014 20:36:11 MDT Resorts unveil early discounts on season pass sales http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57665410-79/resorts-vail-pass-mountain.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57665410-79/resorts-vail-pass-mountain.html.csp">Resorts unveil early discounts on season pass sales</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Mike Gorrell</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-11T21:12:10.622-06:00">Updated Mar 11, 2014 09:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The competition to hook season passholders for next winter jumped Tuesday with both Vail Resorts and The Mountain Collective, which includes Alta and Snowbird, unveiling early-signup enticements. Vail Resorts, which operates Canyons Resort outside of Park City, said its 2014-15 Epic Local Pass is available for $549 if bought before April 13. The spring purchase price can be locked in for a down payment of just $49, said Canyons spokeswoman Caitlin Martz, and also comes with six “buddy tickets” ...</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> 57665410@www.sltrib.com Tue, 11 Mar 2014 21:12:10 MDT Tribune Photo of the Day - March 5, 2014 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsphotoblog/57634288-227/photographer-al-lake-salt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsphotoblog/57634288-227/photographer-al-lake-salt.html.csp">Tribune Photo of the Day - March 5, 2014</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-05T22:53:26.394-06:00">Updated Mar 5, 2014 10:53PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Al Hartmann | The Salt Lake TribunePedestrian with umbrella passes along Main Street in Salt Lake City during Tuesday March 4 rainstorm.</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> 57634288@www.sltrib.com Wed, 05 Mar 2014 22:53:26 MDT Tax credit for riding public transit advances in Utah House http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57591275-90/bill-credit-transit-passes.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57591275-90/bill-credit-transit-passes.html.csp">Tax credit for riding public transit advances in Utah House</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lee Davidson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-26T19:27:54.094-06:00">Updated Feb 26, 2014 07:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A bill to offer an income tax credit for buying monthly transit passes for bad-air months was resurrected and passed on Monday. The House Revenue and Taxation Committee voted 10-2 to pass HB55 on Monday. Ten days earlier, the panel had apparently killed the bill on a tie 7-7 vote. Rep. Marie Poulson, D-Cottonwood Heights, said her bill will offer a five-year test program to allow a state income-tax credit for buying monthly transit passes during January, February and July — the months when inver...</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> 57591275@www.sltrib.com Wed, 26 Feb 2014 19:27:54 MDT Senate advances bill that would nullify Count My Vote initiative http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57575253-90/ballot-bill-bramble-count.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57575253-90/ballot-bill-bramble-count.html.csp">Senate advances bill that would nullify Count My Vote initiative</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="2014-02-21T08:03:23.489-06:00">Updated Feb 21, 2014 08:03AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A bill that would change Utah’s process for nominating political candidates — and nullify the Count My Vote ballot initiative in the process — won broad support in the Senate on Thursday. Sponsoring Sen. Curt Bramble said SB54 is a “principled compromise” between those who defend the current caucus system of nominating candidates, and Count My Vote organizers, who are gathering signatures to put a measure on the ballot that would replace the caucus system with direct primaries. But Count My Vot...</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> 57575253@www.sltrib.com Fri, 21 Feb 2014 08:03:23 MDT