SUMMIT - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/SUMMIT News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) California man dies in southern Utah rollover http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58227848-78/according-cobalt-rollover-toutai.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58227848-78/according-cobalt-rollover-toutai.html.csp">California man dies in southern Utah rollover</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-26T21:46:57.067-06:00">Updated Jul 26, 2014 09:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Fontana, Calif., man died in a Thursday night rollover crash on Interstate 15. Tomasi F. Toutai, 62, was driving north on I-15 when for an unknown reason, he swerved to the left near the Iron County town of Summit, according to the Utah Highway Patrol. At 11:53 p.m., the Chevy Cobalt slid and went through the median, rolling near the southbound lanes, the UHP added in a news release. Toutai was ejected from the Cobalt as it rolled, and he died. He was not wearing a seat belt, according to 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58227848@www.sltrib.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 21:46:57 MDT Oil company sues Utah county over pipeline restrictions http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58224082-90/county-pipeline-summit-ordinances.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58224082-90/county-pipeline-summit-ordinances.html.csp">Oil company sues Utah county over pipeline restrictions</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kristen moulton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T21:54:59.192-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 09:54PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Tesoro Corp. is suing Summit County, claiming that the county’s new ordinances restricting proposed underground pipelines are an attempt to trump federal law. Tesoro wants to build the Uinta Express Pipeline to carry waxy crude oil from the Uinta Basin to Salt Lake City area refineries. The U.S. Forest Service is preparing a federal environmental impact statement on the proposed 135-mile pipeline, which would traverse six Utah counties. But Summit County in late June passed three ordinances desi...</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> 58224082@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 21:54:59 MDT Crews gaining on wildfire that forced evacuations in Summit County http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58224920-78/fire-rockport-summit-road.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58224920-78/fire-rockport-summit-road.html.csp">Crews gaining on wildfire that forced evacuations in Summit County</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T22:51:32.85-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 10:51PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Wanship • Vicki Peppler cannot believe it happened again. Like last year, Peppler was driving back to her home on Crestview Drive in Summit County’s Rockport Estates after an errand, when she found out that a wildfire had blocked her way on State Road 32. And like last year, her thoughts were with her three dogs, who she could not retrieve from her house yet. “It’s living the nightmare again,” Peppler said at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints building in Wanship, which was servin...</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> 58224920@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 22:51:32 MDT Solitude proposing to replace Summit chairlift http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58157696-90/area-com-forest-http.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58157696-90/area-com-forest-http.html.csp">Solitude proposing to replace Summit chairlift</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="2014-07-07T22:03:16.272-06:00">Updated Jul 7, 2014 10:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Solitude Mountain Resort is looking to begin preparatory work later this summer to replace its Summit chairlift with a bigger, faster version following a new alignment. The lift upgrade is one of five proposals in the central Wasatch Mountains that the U.S. Forest Service has determined do not have enough environmental impact to warrant detailed studies. But before signing off on the projects, the Salt Lake Ranger District is soliciting public input through Aug. 4. Comments may be submitted in p...</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> 58157696@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Jul 2014 22:03:16 MDT Teen critically hurt in Summit County ATV crash http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58153990-78/atv-bridge-county-crash.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58153990-78/atv-bridge-county-crash.html.csp">Teen critically hurt in Summit County ATV crash</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-07T22:04:04.613-06:00">Updated Jul 7, 2014 10:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Four teenagers were injured, one critically, in a Summit County ATV crash on Friday. The four teens were riding an ATV west on Weber Canyon Road, east of Oakley, on Friday afternoon when a truck came up behind them, said Summit County sheriff’s Sgt. Ron Bridge. The truck tried to pass them near 6500 East as the ATV slowed down, but the ATV turned left in front of the truck, Bridge said. The girl who was critically injured was flown in a medical helicopter to a Wasatch Front hospital. The other ...</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> 58153990@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Jul 2014 22:04:04 MDT Summit County searchers find missing Provo man’s body http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58153884-78/county-summit-body-missing.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58153884-78/county-summit-body-missing.html.csp">Summit County searchers find missing Provo man’s body</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-06T21:41:50.368-06:00">Updated Jul 6, 2014 09:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Summit County searchers believe they found the body of a missing Provo man in the mountains east of Kamas Sunday. Eduardo Rodriguez was reported missing June 23, according to the Summit County Sheriff’s Office. By 1 p.m. Saturday, someone found his vehicle, a 2003 Nissan Frontier, on Upper Setting Road. Rescue dogs and the Utah Department of Public Safety helicopter helped in the search. As of 12:25 p.m., searchers had found in the area a body preliminarily identified as that of Rodriguez and i...</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> 58153884@www.sltrib.com Sun, 06 Jul 2014 21:41:50 MDT Brush fire sparked near Rockport State Park http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58149980-78/fire-rockport-state-park.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58149980-78/fire-rockport-state-park.html.csp">Brush fire sparked near Rockport State Park</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-04T23:04:32.549-06:00">Updated Jul 4, 2014 11:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A brush fire is burning near Rockport State Park in Summit County. The North Summit Fire District reported the fire on Twitter about 3:45 p.m. Friday, adding that no one is being evacuated at this time. The fire has also shut down State Route 32 until 9 p.m. Last August, the nearly 2,000-acre Rockport 5 wildfire destroyed eight homes near the same area. The Salt Lake Tribune will update this story as more information is available. mmcfall@sltrib.com Twitter: @mikeypanda</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> 58149980@www.sltrib.com Fri, 04 Jul 2014 23:04:32 MDT Mormon missionaries ordered to remove flagpole from peak http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58114138-78/wilderness-flagpole-utah-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58114138-78/wilderness-flagpole-utah-lake.html.csp">Mormon missionaries ordered to remove flagpole from peak</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="2014-06-26T16:13:41.618-06:00">Updated Jun 26, 2014 04:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Leaders of a Salt Lake City Mormon mission are working with the U.S. Forest Service to figure out what to do about an 8-foot flagpole cemented into the rock at Mount Olympus’ summit by a group of missionaries. Hikers discovered the flagpole, with a U.S. flag flying above an autographed LDS mission T-shirt, this week on the craggy summit, which is part of a wilderness area. The last names of eight elders were written in colored marker. “Go Baptize! Only Utah Salt Lake City EAST Mission,” sa...</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> 58114138@www.sltrib.com Thu, 26 Jun 2014 16:13:41 MDT Diners Savor the Summit in the middle of Park City Main Street http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58090886-223/savor-street-summit-main.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58090886-223/savor-street-summit-main.html.csp">Diners Savor the Summit in the middle of Park City Main Street</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kathy Stephenson</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-25T17:51:56.866-06:00">Updated Jun 25, 2014 05:51PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Above • Main Street became one long dining room table on Saturday night as the Park City Area Restaurant Association hosted its seventh annual Savor the Summit. Nearly 30 restaurants participated in the event, which showcases the dining offerings in this resort town. Right • Jessica Fredrickson, left, Chelsea Yamashiro, Nicole Valenzuela and Alysse Larsen dine at Butchers for a bachelorette party for Yamashiro during the Main Street event.</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> 58090886@www.sltrib.com Wed, 25 Jun 2014 17:51:56 MDT Obama encouraging family-friendly work policies http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58103237-68/obama-leave-family-paid.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58103237-68/obama-leave-family-paid.html.csp">Obama encouraging family-friendly work policies</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By NEDRA PICKLER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-23T10:48:56.471-06:00">Updated Jun 23, 2014 10:48AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • President Barack Obama is hosting a daylong summit Monday to encourage more employers to adopt family-friendly policies, even though the U.S. government doesn’t always set the best example. The United States is the only industrialized nation that doesn’t mandate paid leave for mothers of newborns, although Obama says he’d like to see that change. “Only three countries in the world report that they don’t offer paid maternity leave — three — and the United States is one of them,” Obam...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581032372014-06-23T10:48:56.471-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-23T10:48:56.471-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58103237@www.sltrib.com Mon, 23 Jun 2014 10:48:56 MDT Park City offers a glimpse of culinary variety during Savor the Summit http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58084442-223/park-restaurants-savor-summit.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58084442-223/park-restaurants-savor-summit.html.csp">Park City offers a glimpse of culinary variety during Savor the Summit</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Scott Iwasaki</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Park Record</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-20T01:01:03.451-06:00">Updated Jun 20, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">If you set up a mile-long dining table in the middle of Historic Main Street and have nearly 30 restaurants from the Park City Area Restaurant Association serve hundreds of people on a Saturday night, you’ve got the basics for Savor the Summit. This year, Park City’s largest dinner party will take place on June 21, said Ginger Ries, executive director of the Park City Area Restaurant Association. See the full story at www.parkrecord.com/scene/ci_25981744/park-city-offers-glimpse-culinary-variet...</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> 58084442@www.sltrib.com Fri, 20 Jun 2014 01:01:03 MDT Boy Scouts rescued in Utah weren’t lost, just stuck http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58088922-78/amp-scout-bridge-leader.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58088922-78/amp-scout-bridge-leader.html.csp">Boy Scouts rescued in Utah weren’t lost, just stuck</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Harry Stevens</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-20T10:33:41.799-06:00">Updated Jun 20, 2014 10:33AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A sick Boy Scout and his scout leader were rescued Thursday morning after getting stuck in thick mud and snow as they drove down from the Whitney Reservoir area in the High Uintas, said Summit County Sheriff’s Sgt. Ron Bridge. The scouts had not gotten lost, as initially reported. The two left their camp at 5 p.m. Wednesday evening after the younger Scout became ill. As they descended the muddy roads west of Highway 150, their vehicle became stuck on an incline. They did not have chains on their...</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> 58088922@www.sltrib.com Fri, 20 Jun 2014 10:33:41 MDT Pitt joins Jolie at summit against sexual violence http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58060302-68/jolie-london-pitt-sexual.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58060302-68/jolie-london-pitt-sexual.html.csp">Pitt joins Jolie at summit against sexual violence</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-12T09:18:02.653-06:00">Updated Jun 12, 2014 09:18AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">London • Brad Pitt has joined Angelina Jolie at a London summit on sexual violence, lending the couple’s star power to the campaign to end rape in war zones. The four-day London conference is organized by British Foreign Secretary William Hague and Jolie, a United Nations special envoy. They hope representatives of the more than 100 countries present will back a new protocol laying out how sexual violence in conflict zones should be investigated and prosecuted. They say they want to end the “cul...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580603022014-06-12T09:18:02.653-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-12T09:18:02.653-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58060302@www.sltrib.com Thu, 12 Jun 2014 09:18:02 MDT Summit plans end to impunity over rape in wars http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58055609-68/hague-impunity-jolie-summit.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58055609-68/hague-impunity-jolie-summit.html.csp">Summit plans end to impunity over rape in wars</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-11T10:06:02.179-06:00">Updated Jun 11, 2014 10:06AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">London • British Foreign Secretary William Hague and U.N. special envoy Angelina Jolie are seeking international support for a new plan to end impunity for sexual crimes committed in war zones. Hague and Jolie released the proposed protocol Wednesday during a four-day London summit designed to focus world attention on the problem. The lengthy document specifies how sexual violence in conflict zones should be investigated and prosecuted. “This protocol is the first of its kind and we hope it will...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580556092014-06-11T10:06:02.179-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-11T10:06:02.179-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58055609@www.sltrib.com Wed, 11 Jun 2014 10:06:02 MDT Vehicle goes into creek in Summit County http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58023740-78/county-summit-vehicle-creek.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58023740-78/county-summit-vehicle-creek.html.csp">Vehicle goes into creek in Summit County</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-03T16:45:43.99-06:00">Updated Jun 3, 2014 04:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Six people escaped major injury when their vehicle went off East Canyon Road in Summit County about 11 p.m. Monday and down a 20-foot embankment into a creek. The Summit County Sheriff’s Office said the vehicle’s occupants — at least some of whom were teenagers — were able to get out of the car and walk to a residence, where they called for help. Two were treated at Park City Medical Center for minor injuries. Alcohol was not a factor in the accident and no citations were issued, according to 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> 58023740@www.sltrib.com Tue, 03 Jun 2014 16:45:43 MDT Obama: Too little info about youth concussions http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58002425-77/concussions-sports-obama-youth.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58002425-77/concussions-sports-obama-youth.html.csp">Obama: Too little info about youth concussions</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DARLENE SUPERVILLE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-05-29T23:13:59.061-06:00">Updated May 29, 2014 11:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • President Barack Obama called Thursday for more robust research into youth concussions, saying there remains deep uncertainty over both the scope of the troubling issue and the long-term impacts on young people. “We want our kids participating in sports,” Obama said as he opened a day-long summit on concussions at the White House. “As parents though, we want to keep them safe and that means we have to have better information.” The summit signaled an effort by Obama to use the power ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580024252014-05-29T23:13:59.061-06:00" id="#license-2014-05-29T23:13:59.061-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58002425@www.sltrib.com Thu, 29 May 2014 23:13:59 MDT