SUMMIT - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/SUMMIT News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Wasatch Brew Pub makes Clothing Hoptional http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58504363-223/brew-conservancy-summit-wasatch.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58504363-223/brew-conservancy-summit-wasatch.html.csp">Wasatch Brew Pub makes Clothing Hoptional</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kathy Stephenson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-14T17:58:04.907-06:00">Updated Oct 14, 2014 05:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Hold onto your pants! The new Clothing Hoptional Wild Hop Ale, a collaboration beer between Park City’s Wasatch Brew Pub and the Summit Land Conservancy, was unveiled last week and is now available on tap. Throughout the summer, the conservancy led several “hop hunter” hikes to forage for wild hops — the plants were descendants of those that German immigrants brought to Summit County in the 1800s. This fall, the hunters harvested 42 pounds of wild hops that Wasatch’s head brewer, Justin Kingsf...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58504363@www.sltrib.com Tue, 14 Oct 2014 17:58:04 MDT Utah Jazz: Dante Exum’s path to the NBA began in Portland http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/58501347-87/exum-jazz-team-guard.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/58501347-87/exum-jazz-team-guard.html.csp">Utah Jazz: Dante Exum’s path to the NBA began in Portland</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Aaron Falk</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-08T18:14:32.144-06:00">Updated Oct 8, 2014 06:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Before he put on his Utah Jazz jersey for the first time, before he walked across the stage on draft night, before he filmed his first television commercials, Dante Exum had his coming-out party in Portland. Now, as the rookie returns to Pacific Northwest for Thursday’s preseason rematch with the Trail Blazers, Exum can hardly believe how much things have changed for him since the last time he set foot on the court at Moda Center. “I never thought I would get to this point this quick,” the 19-y...</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> 58501347@www.sltrib.com Wed, 08 Oct 2014 18:14:32 MDT Prep football: South Summit clinches share of 2A North title http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58510160-190/summit-yards-north-game.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58510160-190/summit-yards-north-game.html.csp">Prep football: South Summit clinches share of 2A North title</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jon Clifford</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-10T23:43:22.209-06:00">Updated Oct 10, 2014 11:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Coalville • It wasn’t the big-play, high-scoring effort South Summit has delivered in nearly every game this season, but it was more than enough to get the job done. The Wildcats clinched a share of the Class 2A North title and secured the No. 1 seed for the postseason with a 31-12 victory Friday against rival and host North Summit. “We had a chip on our shoulder from last year,” South Summit senior tailback Colby Averett said, referring to last season’s 26-24 home loss to the Braves. “It’s a ri...</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> 58510160@www.sltrib.com Fri, 10 Oct 2014 23:43:22 MDT Wild lands advocates seek expansion of High Uintas Wilderness Area http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58452000-78/wilderness-county-utah-lands.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58452000-78/wilderness-county-utah-lands.html.csp">Wild lands advocates seek expansion of High Uintas Wilderness Area</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brian Maffly</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and Brett Prettyman </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-25T09:29:30.748-06:00">Updated Sep 25, 2014 09:29AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Wilderness advocates will ask the the Summit County Council tonight to recommend expanding the High Uintas Wilderness Area as part of the public lands process spearheaded by Utah Congressman Rob Bishop. A consortium of groups led by The Wilderness Society (TWS) has outlined 28,000 acres in Summit County that they say are worthy of inclusion in Utah’s largest wilderness area. These roadless lands are on the range’s north slope and eastern fringes, all the way to the Daggett County line. The idea...</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> 58452000@www.sltrib.com Thu, 25 Sep 2014 09:29:30 MDT 2 Southern California ski resorts sold http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58450675-79/mountain-mammoth-snow-bear.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58450675-79/mountain-mammoth-snow-bear.html.csp">2 Southern California ski resorts sold</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-24T12:01:01.804-06:00">Updated Sep 24, 2014 12:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Big Bear Lake, Calif. • Two Southern California ski resorts that draw visitors from around the world have a new owner. The operators of Mammoth Mountain have signed a $38 million deal to acquire the company that runs Bear Mountain and Snow Summit in the San Bernardino Mountains, the Los Angeles Times reported Wednesday. The deal for Snow Summit Ski Corp. includes a golf course, driving range and several parking lots — as well as rights to 438 acres of skiable land owned by the U.S. Forest Servic...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584506752014-09-24T12:01:01.804-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-24T12:01:01.804-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58450675@www.sltrib.com Wed, 24 Sep 2014 12:01:01 MDT Prep football: South Summit 42, Summit Academy 24 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58435125-190/summit-jones-south-yards.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58435125-190/summit-jones-south-yards.html.csp">Prep football: South Summit 42, Summit Academy 24</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jon Clifford</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-19T23:29:55.76-06:00">Updated Sep 19, 2014 11:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Bluffdale • Not so fast, our young friends. South Summit showed it isn’t yet ready to step down from its perch atop Class 2A, routing previously undefeated Summit Academy 42-24 Friday night. The defending champion Wildcats (3-1) pounded the host Bears (3-1) on the ground, with 292 rushing yards and four touchdowns — three by shifty senior quarterback Ty Jones. “It was huge,” said Jones, who also threw for 146 yards and two touchdowns. “It put us up into first place. We wanted it more than anythi...</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> 58435125@www.sltrib.com Fri, 19 Sep 2014 23:29:55 MDT Prep football: Summit Academy looks to prove it’s for real http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58430273-190/summit-game-south-academy.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58430273-190/summit-game-south-academy.html.csp">Prep football: Summit Academy looks to prove it’s for real</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="2014-09-18T23:09:21.734-06:00">Updated Sep 18, 2014 11:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">While many prep fans are looking forward to next week’s matchup between 5A powers Bingham and Brighton, there are two huge games Friday featuring ranked teams in Class 3A and 2A. In Class 3A, top-ranked and defending champion Judge hosts unbeaten and third-ranked Union in the Bulldogs’ homecoming. Judge is the favorite, largely because the Bulldogs are at home and have dominated Union in the past. But the Cougars are off to their best start since 1988 and could be a surprise this year. In Class ...</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> 58430273@www.sltrib.com Thu, 18 Sep 2014 23:09:21 MDT Letter: It’s Sardine Summit, not Canyon http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58403024-82/canyon-sardine-east-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58403024-82/canyon-sardine-east-lake.html.csp">Letter: It’s Sardine Summit, not Canyon</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-11T17:29:01.723-06:00">Updated Sep 11, 2014 05:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Tom Wharton is right. “Sardine” Canyon is one of the best places in Utah to see fall colors. But Highway 89-91 doesn’t run through Sardine Canyon as is often portrayed. It actually goes up Box Elder Canyon from Brigham City to Spring Canyon above Mantua, over Sardine Summit then down Wellsville Canyon to Cache Valley. Sardine Canyon is a side canyon with a dirt road running off to the east near Dry Lake. Other places in Utah that do not exist include Foothill Boulevard on Salt Lake’s east be...</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> 58403024@www.sltrib.com Thu, 11 Sep 2014 17:29:01 MDT Search underway for missing hiker at Kings Peak http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58393091-78/peak-area-kings-search.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58393091-78/peak-area-kings-search.html.csp">Search underway for missing hiker at Kings Peak</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-10T08:48:21.348-06:00">Updated Sep 10, 2014 08:48AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Search and rescue crews from Summit and Duchesne counties were dispatched to the Kings Peak district Tuesday morning after a 73-year-old hiker was reported missing in the rugged area overnight. Summit County sheriff’s Sgt. Ron Bridge confirmed that a call came in 2 a.m. Tuesday reporting that Paul C. Young of Salt Lake City was overdue from a trek to the peak. An avid outdoorsman, Young had left on Sept. 5 to begin his excursion from the Henry’s Fork Trailhead, where his vehicle was found parked...</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> 58393091@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Sep 2014 08:48:21 MDT Oregon’s marijuana legalization vote erupts in name-calling http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58390735-68/marijuana-blumenauer-federal-tour.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58390735-68/marijuana-blumenauer-federal-tour.html.csp">Oregon’s marijuana legalization vote erupts in name-calling</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JEFF BARNARD</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-08T21:48:22.82-06:00">Updated Sep 8, 2014 09:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Grants Pass, Ore. • Oregon’s upcoming vote on whether to legalize marijuana has generated a name-calling dispute between a congressman who wants to overhaul federal marijuana policy and a prominent district attorney who has been speaking out about the dangers of pot. The spat between U.S. Rep. Earl Blumenauer, D-Ore., and Clatsop County District Attorney Josh Marquis erupted over whether upcoming events featuring national anti-drug activist Kevin Sabet shortly before mail ballots go out to vote...</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> 58390735@www.sltrib.com Mon, 08 Sep 2014 21:48:22 MDT Leaders: U.S., U.K. will ‘not be cowed’ by militants http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58375624-68/nato-obama-state-cameron.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58375624-68/nato-obama-state-cameron.html.csp">Leaders: U.S., U.K. will ‘not be cowed’ by militants</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JULIE PACE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-04T19:24:58.44-06:00">Updated Sep 4, 2014 07:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Newport, Wales • NATO leaders grappled Thursday with whether the alliance has a role in containing a mounting militant threat in the Middle East, as heads of state converged in Wales for a high-stakes summit also focused on the crisis in Ukraine and next steps in Afghanistan. President Barack Obama and British Prime Minister David Cameron declared that their nations would “not be cowed” by extremists from the Islamic State group who have claimed responsibility for killing two American journalis...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583756242014-09-04T19:24:58.44-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-04T19:24:58.44-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58375624@www.sltrib.com Thu, 04 Sep 2014 19:24:58 MDT Op-ed: ‘Energy Summit’ shows who’s driving Utah’s bus http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58364636-82/energy-utah-groups-summit.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58364636-82/energy-utah-groups-summit.html.csp">Op-ed: ‘Energy Summit’ shows who’s driving Utah’s bus</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brian Moench</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-03T16:44:53.033-06:00">Updated Sep 3, 2014 04:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Researchers from Princeton and Northwestern Universities have confirmed your most cynical assessment of our political landscape. They analyzed statistical data on 1,779 national issues regarding which of four groups had the most influence over national policy outcomes — average citizens, mass-based interest groups, business-dominated interest groups or the super rich. The results won’t surprise you at all. The views of the average citizen have a near zero impact on public policy, mass interest g...</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> 58364636@www.sltrib.com Wed, 03 Sep 2014 16:44:53 MDT Prep football: North Summit 14, Duchesne 12 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58352963-190/mcmichael-duchesne-streak-quarter.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/58352963-190/mcmichael-duchesne-streak-quarter.html.csp">Prep football: North Summit 14, Duchesne 12</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kevin Winters Morriss</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-30T01:01:13.346-06:00">Updated Aug 30, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Duchesne • Ryan McMichael took a knee twice, and that was it. McMichael’s North Summit teammates streamed onto the field to celebrate. Braves fans, who kept inching closer and closer to the sideline during the fourth quarter, wanting to be a part of history, joined in the hooting and hollering. There was plenty to celebrate. The Braves ended the longest winning streak in Utah high school football history Friday night with a 14-12 win over Duchesne. “We just wanted to end that streak,” said McMic...</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> 58352963@www.sltrib.com Sat, 30 Aug 2014 01:01:13 MDT Summit County search for missing man widens http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58363619-78/women-ads-county-efren.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58363619-78/women-ads-county-efren.html.csp">Summit County search for missing man widens</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and Erin Alberty</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-02T22:30:50.519-06:00">Updated Sep 2, 2014 10:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A pair of Utah women dedicated to pushing back against the objectification of women say Carl’s Jr. has gone too far with its long-running line of TV ads featuring women in bikinis eating the company’s burgers in seductive poses. Twin sisters Lexie and Lindsay Kite, co-founders of “Beauty Redefined,” have launched a social media campaign calling on people to boycott Carl’s Jr. for ads they say exemplify what’s wrong with how women are portrayed in popular culture. “They are just pushing the boun...</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> 58363619@www.sltrib.com Tue, 02 Sep 2014 22:30:50 MDT Man reported missing near Rockport Reservoir http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58361989-78/efren-release-seen-missing.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58361989-78/efren-release-seen-missing.html.csp">Man reported missing near Rockport Reservoir</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="2014-09-01T22:35:44.072-06:00">Updated Sep 1, 2014 10:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">If you’ve seen Halden Efren, who has been missing since Sunday, Summit County officials would like you to call them. Efren, 20, was “involved in a verbal confrontation” Sunday morning with a female companion while camping at Rockport State Park, according to a Summit County sheriff’s news release. He walked away from the camp and has not been seen since. “Friends believed Efren had walked away to cool off,” the release said, “but when Efren did not return, they reported him as missing.” A Summi...</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> 58361989@www.sltrib.com Mon, 01 Sep 2014 22:35:44 MDT Summit County health officials warn of possible diesel water contamination http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58351188-78/creek-summit-contamination-county.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58351188-78/creek-summit-contamination-county.html.csp">Summit County health officials warn of possible diesel water contamination</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-29T12:30:22.235-06:00">Updated Aug 29, 2014 12:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Summit County health officials on Friday cautioned water-users downstream of a crash near Echo Creek between a semi-trailer rig and an SUV hauling a trailer to keep a lookout for possible fuel contamination. The crash occurred 5:15 p.m. Thursday on westbound Interstate 80 at mile marker 176. No injuries were reported, but the semi’s fuel tanks ruptured during the accident and leaked diesel into the creek. North Summit Fire District spokesman Tyler Rowser said that hazardous materials workers sto...</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> 58351188@www.sltrib.com Fri, 29 Aug 2014 12:30:22 MDT Ukraine says Russian tanks crossing border http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58336196-68/ukraine-russian-russia-ukrainian.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58336196-68/ukraine-russian-russia-ukrainian.html.csp">Ukraine says Russian tanks crossing border</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Annie Gowen</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-25T21:38:02.743-06:00">Updated Aug 25, 2014 09:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kiev, Ukraine • An apparent incursion of tanks and personnel carriers into southeastern Ukraine Monday, one day before a high-stakes summit, demonstrated just how difficult it will be for Ukraine to reestablish control over its own territory. Even as Russian-backed separatists are losing ground on the battlefield, provocations launched from the Russian side of the two countries’ long border remain a constant threat. Monday’s column of military vehicles - which Moscow denied sending - appeared n...</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> 58336196@www.sltrib.com Mon, 25 Aug 2014 21:38:02 MDT