TRIBUNE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/TRIBUNE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Letter: I can’t even read the ‘news’ you print http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58326588-82/news-tribune-driveway-god.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58326588-82/news-tribune-driveway-god.html.csp">Letter: I can’t even read the ‘news’ you print</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-22T17:47:01.785-06:00">Updated Aug 22, 2014 05:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">My Salt Lake Tribune carrier is great. My paper is never wet, easy to spot in the driveway and arrives early in the dark a.m. before I leave for work. Thus I was dismayed when a Deseret News showed up in my driveway last week. (My husband said it was replaced within an hour). During my lunch break I tried to endure the filtered news, wincing at headlines and breezing past the two publishable (?) letters to the editor while missing my favorite Wednesday food section and Stuart Melling’s delicious...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58326588@www.sltrib.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:47:01 MDT Bagley Cartoon: Back To School Angst http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58326577-82/bagley-cartoon-facebook-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58326577-82/bagley-cartoon-facebook-lake.html.csp">Bagley Cartoon: Back To School Angst</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Pat Bagley</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-22T16:47:01.51-06:00">Updated Aug 22, 2014 04:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">This Pat Bagley editorial cartoon appears in The Salt Lake Tribune on Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014. Want more? Become a fan of Bagley on Facebook at www.facebook.com/notrobertkirby.</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. 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Every gallery of the series is available at www.sltrib.com/topics/lookback.Here is a sampling:This Is the Place MonumentFourth of July celebrationsEarly outdoor recreation in UtahBoating around UtahUtah’s Historic InteriorsD-Day1970s Women’s FashionSalt Lake City concerts from the 1970s-1990sSalt Lake City ...</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> 58323081@www.sltrib.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 22:25:51 MDT Sean P. Means: Dan Nailen’s leaving town, with a head full of Utah culture http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58318902-223/dan-lake-salt-culture.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58318902-223/dan-lake-salt-culture.html.csp">Sean P. Means: Dan Nailen’s leaving town, with a head full of Utah culture</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Sean P. Means</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-21T16:18:48.53-06:00">Updated Aug 21, 2014 04:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">There are three people who know what it’s like to write a pop-culture column for The Salt Lake Tribune. After this week, only one of them — me — still will be living in Salt Lake City. My predecessor in this space, Dan Nailen, is leaving Utah for new adventures in Spokane, Wash. — the city where, as it happens, I grew up. With Dan goes a lot of Salt Lake City’s cultural memory. A little history: I started writing The Cricket column on June 8, 2011 — but before that this was the Culture Vulture ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. 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All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58324055@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 23:08:03 MDT Bagley Cartoon: Lessons Not Learned http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58322982-82/bagley-cartoon-facebook-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58322982-82/bagley-cartoon-facebook-lake.html.csp">Bagley Cartoon: Lessons Not Learned</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Pat Bagley</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-21T20:06:36.024-06:00">Updated Aug 21, 2014 08:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">This Pat Bagley editorial cartoon appears in The Salt Lake Tribune on Friday, Aug. 22, 2014. Want more? Become a fan of Bagley on Facebook at www.facebook.com/notrobertkirby.</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. 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Read more</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> 58320052@www.sltrib.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 22:59:02 MDT Tribune Photo of the Day - August 19, 2014 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsphotoblog/58315540-227/redbutte-music-portugal.theman-slc.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsphotoblog/58315540-227/redbutte-music-portugal.theman-slc.csp">Tribune Photo of the Day - August 19, 2014</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T22:32:02.312-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 10:32PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Steve Griffin | The Salt Lake TribuneColored lights illuminate the stage as Zach Carothers, of Portugal. The Man, sings as the band co-headlined with Grouplove during a sold-out show at the Red Butte Garden Amphitheatre in Salt Lake City, Tuesday, August 19, 2014.</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> 58315540@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 22:32:02 MDT Bagley Cartoon: Protecting our Plutocratic Republic http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58314421-82/bagley-cartoon-facebook-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58314421-82/bagley-cartoon-facebook-lake.html.csp">Bagley Cartoon: Protecting our Plutocratic Republic</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Pat Bagley</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T17:00:01.584-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 05:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">This Pat Bagley editorial cartoon appears in The Salt Lake Tribune on Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014.Want more? Become a fan of Bagley on Facebook at www.facebook.com/notrobertkirby</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> 58314421@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 17:00:01 MDT Utah poll: Most oppose gay marriage, think Supreme Court will legalize it http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58310176-90/com-court-gay-marriage.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58310176-90/com-court-gay-marriage.html.csp">Utah poll: Most oppose gay marriage, think Supreme Court will legalize it</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Matt Canham</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T07:33:42.021-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 07:33AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A new poll shows a majority of Utahns oppose gay marriage and believe the fight over the state’s ban deserves to be heard by the Supreme Court. At the same time, a majority believe the high court will reject the state’s arguments and legalize gay unions. Those are the contradictory findings of a statewide survey sponsored by Zions Bank and UtahPolicy.com, which comes after a string of court rulings have challenged gay marriage bans throughout the nation. The first of these rulings took place in...</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> 58310176@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 07:33:42 MDT Tribune’s Utah Lit for August: ‘Utah Reflections’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58298357-223/story.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58298357-223/story.csp">Tribune’s Utah Lit for August: ‘Utah Reflections’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-16T01:01:04.479-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">For the slowed-down pace of lazy August days, the Tribune’s Utah Lit book club will talk about our home, thanks to the essays and poems collected in “Utah Reflections: Stories From the Wasatch Front.” The book includes pieces by local writers, such as the state’s poet laureate, Lance Larson, who writes about “Looking for Spiral Jetty,” as well as a poem called “February 14” by Katharine Coles, and excerpts from books by Pam Houston and Terry Tempest Williams. A few of the other writers featured...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. 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All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58302877@www.sltrib.com Fri, 15 Aug 2014 22:55:02 MDT Tribune Photo of the Day - August 14, 2014 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsphotoblog/58299347-227/nationalguard-helicopter-training-jump.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsphotoblog/58299347-227/nationalguard-helicopter-training-jump.html.csp">Tribune Photo of the Day - August 14, 2014</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-15T10:38:00.285-06:00">Updated Aug 15, 2014 10:38AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Rick Egan | The Salt Lake TribuneNational Guardmembers from 1st Battalion, 19th Special Forces jump from a UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter as Utah Guard Special Forces Conduct Airborne Training in Ephraim, Thursday, August 14, 2014. Read more</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> 58299347@www.sltrib.com Fri, 15 Aug 2014 10:38:00 MDT Bagley cartoon: Warrior Cops http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58298559-82/bagley-cartoon-facebook-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58298559-82/bagley-cartoon-facebook-lake.html.csp">Bagley cartoon: Warrior Cops</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Pat Bagley</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-16T15:46:17.665-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 03:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">This Pat Bagley editorial cartoon appears in The Salt Lake Tribune on Friday, Aug. 15, 2014. Want more? Become a fan of Bagley on Facebook at www.facebook.com/notrobertkirby</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> 58298559@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 15:46:17 MDT What are your favorite Canyonlands National Park memories? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58297454-78/park-canyonlands-national-favorite.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58297454-78/park-canyonlands-national-favorite.html.csp">What are your favorite Canyonlands National Park memories?</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="2014-08-14T15:03:07.306-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 03:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Canyonlands National Park in southeastern Utah is celebrating its 50th anniversary as a national park Sept. 12, 2014. The Salt Lake Tribune is asking people from Utah and across the world to share their favorite stories and pictures of the park for a story and online package. Email your high resolution images with proper identification and credit and stories to outdoors@sltrib.com with the subject “Canyonlands 50,” which we may include as part of our celebration coverage.</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. 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This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58295328@www.sltrib.com Wed, 13 Aug 2014 22:57:02 MDT Bagley Cartoon: Government-hating Patriots http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58293861-82/bagley-cartoon-facebook-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58293861-82/bagley-cartoon-facebook-lake.html.csp">Bagley Cartoon: Government-hating Patriots</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Pat Bagley</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-14T17:35:51.721-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 05:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">This Pat Bagley editorial cartoon appears in The Salt Lake Tribune on Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014. Want more? Become a fan of Bagley on Facebook at www.facebook.com/notrobertkirby</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> 58293861@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 17:35:51 MDT Tribune Photo of the Day - August 12, 2014 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsphotoblog/58290745-227/rsl-soccer-luisgil-photo.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsphotoblog/58290745-227/rsl-soccer-luisgil-photo.html.csp">Tribune Photo of the Day - August 12, 2014</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T23:33:02.246-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 11:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Leah Hogsten | The Salt Lake Tribune Real Salt Lake midfielder Luis Gil (21) celebrates his goal to tie up the game in the 87th minute. Mexican team Club Tijuana tied 1-1 with Real Salt Lake, Tuesday, August 12, 2014, at Rio Tinto Stadium in Sandy, Utah.</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> 58290745@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 23:33:02 MDT Bagley cartoon: Remembering Robin Williams http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58289805-82/bagley-cartoon-facebook-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58289805-82/bagley-cartoon-facebook-lake.html.csp">Bagley cartoon: Remembering Robin Williams</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Pat bagley</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-13T15:58:04.85-06:00">Updated Aug 13, 2014 03:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">This Pat Bagley editorial cartoon appears in The Salt Lake Tribune on Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014. Want more? Become a fan of Bagley on Facebook at www.facebook.com/notrobertkirby</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> 58289805@www.sltrib.com Wed, 13 Aug 2014 15:58:04 MDT Was Robin Williams’ suicide a sin? Faiths softening stance http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsfaithblog/58288675-180/suicide-church-sin-handbook.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsfaithblog/58288675-180/suicide-church-sin-handbook.html.csp">Was Robin Williams’ suicide a sin? Faiths softening stance</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">THE SALT LAKE TRIBUNE</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T15:51:49.534-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 03:51PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">As Americans mourn the death of comedian Robin Williams, a few have reiterated the view that suicide is a “sin.” Indeed, that was a long-held idea handed down among various faith groups throughout history. In the fifth century, “St. Augustine was unequivocal: Suicide is self-murder and an unforgivable sin,” The Salt Lake Tribune wrote in a Special Report on suicide May 13, 2006. “Much the same revulsion at suicide is clear in Buddhism, Hinduism, Judaism and every other religious tradition. It wa...</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> 58288675@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 15:51:49 MDT