WASATCH - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/WASATCH News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Study: Utah to nearly double population by 2050 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57833427-90/2050-counties-county-front.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57833427-90/2050-counties-county-front.html.csp">Study: Utah to nearly double population by 2050</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="2014-04-17T21:23:34.925-06:00">Updated Apr 17, 2014 09:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">By 2050, Utah is expected to nearly double its population — adding 2.5 million people to its current 2.9 million, with two-thirds coming from “natural growth” through its high birth rate and a third from immigration. A new study by the Utah Foundation predicts the booming growth, and a separate panel discussion Thursday by the League of Women Voters addressed planning needed to handle it. “That means we need to generate over a million new jobs and provide better housing and transportation — and...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 57833427@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 21:23:34 MDT Denser, transit-oriented development keys Utah’s future http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57818023-82/utah-mike-winder-wasatch.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57818023-82/utah-mike-winder-wasatch.html.csp">Denser, transit-oriented development keys Utah’s future</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Mike WInder and Scott Harbertson</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-14T17:52:02.223-06:00">Updated Apr 14, 2014 05:52PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Last week, the National Institute of Health and Smart Growth America published research by University of Utah professor Reid Ewing and others that showed that denser, connected urban areas are better than sprawling ones in a number of key metrics. People in more compact communities live longer, have a lower overall cost of living, have more transportation and entertainment options, and have a greater likelihood of upward social mobility. They walk more, are less obese, and have fewer automobile ...</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> 57818023@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Apr 2014 17:52:02 MDT Editorial: Time to plan for Utah population boom http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57769964-82/utah-county-growth-wasatch.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57769964-82/utah-county-growth-wasatch.html.csp">Editorial: Time to plan for Utah population boom</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-05T01:01:05.046-06:00">Updated Apr 5, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Once upon a time, Utah was one of those Western states with more wide-open spaces than city streets. But that was a time long, long ago. Despite the anachronistic belief of a large number of Utah legislators that we are not an urban state, Utah has one of the most concentrated population masses in the country along the Wasatch Front. About 90 percent of Utahns live on just 1 percent of the land. Salt Lake County alone has more people than eight states, including Wyoming, Vermont, both Dakotas, ...</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> 57769964@www.sltrib.com Sat, 05 Apr 2014 01:01:05 MDT Letter: Wasatch skiing experience is world-class right now http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57760450-82/ski-wasatch-resort-areas.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57760450-82/ski-wasatch-resort-areas.html.csp">Letter: Wasatch skiing experience is world-class right now</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-05T01:01:03.941-06:00">Updated Apr 5, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">While backcountry skiing in Big Cottonwood Canyon the other day, I met a fellow ski tourer who was a ski patroller from Chamonix, France. He is working as a patroller at a Utah resort, and on his day off he chose to tour the undeveloped backcountry rather than ski at a resort. I asked him what he thought of adding lifts to link the Wasatch ski areas together (“Ski resort GMs line up to back ‘One Wasatch,’” Tribune, March 19). He replied: “That is a silly idea. You should keep it like it is. 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> 57760450@www.sltrib.com Sat, 05 Apr 2014 01:01:03 MDT Wasatch Fly Tying and Fly Fishing Expo coming this weekend http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/fishing/57724810-83/fly-tying-expo-fishing.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/fishing/57724810-83/fly-tying-expo-fishing.html.csp">Wasatch Fly Tying and Fly Fishing Expo coming this weekend</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-24T16:11:21.371-06:00">Updated Mar 24, 2014 04:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The 8th annual Wasatch Fly Tying and Fly Fishing Expo is being held March 28-29 at the South Towne Expo Center in Sandy. More than 20 fly tiers are scheduled to be at public viewing vises throughout the show. There will be two casting ponds, one for folks to try rods and the other for competition. Fly tying and fishing manufactures, outfitters, guides, artists and non-profits will have booths at the show. Workshops on tying, casting and techniques will be available. A fund-raiser banquet with a ...</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> 57724810@www.sltrib.com Mon, 24 Mar 2014 16:11:21 MDT Letter: Leopold would urge delay of One Wasatch http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57734513-82/wasatch-leopold-ski-building.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57734513-82/wasatch-leopold-ski-building.html.csp">Letter: Leopold would urge delay of One Wasatch</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-28T01:01:03.989-06:00">Updated Mar 28, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In light of the recent One Wasatch unveiling, a reminder of conservationist Aldo Leopold’s 1949 essay “The Land Ethic” is sorely needed (“Ski resort GMs line up to back ‘One Wasatch’,” Tribune, March 19). For reasons both scientific and moral, Leopold called for the same amount of respect in our treatment of land that we would show in our treatment of other human beings. Perhaps if we view the Wasatch Mountains as our neighbors, not as our commodity, the preservation of this irreplaceable enviro...</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> 57734513@www.sltrib.com Fri, 28 Mar 2014 01:01:03 MDT Letter: Linking Utah ski resorts not worth damage to mountain http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57722896-82/wasatch-ski-resorts-lift.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57722896-82/wasatch-ski-resorts-lift.html.csp">Letter: Linking Utah ski resorts not worth damage to mountain</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-26T14:48:27.657-06:00">Updated Mar 26, 2014 02:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">I recently returned from a ski trip to St. Anton, Austria. While I didn’t know it until I arrived, St. Anton recently built a ski link to a nearby resort in the manner aspired to by “One Wasatch” architects. The lift added nothing to my ski experience. The resorts were too big and varied to explore in one day, as are all our Wasatch resorts. After riding the lift once, in the name of curiosity, I never took it again. The mostly deserted lift did, however, destroy the tranquility of a previously...</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> 57722896@www.sltrib.com Wed, 26 Mar 2014 14:48:27 MDT Letter: Ski resort GMs are poisoning well of Wasatch planning http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57722950-82/wasatch-resorts-central-ski.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57722950-82/wasatch-resorts-central-ski.html.csp">Letter: Ski resort GMs are poisoning well of Wasatch planning</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-25T01:01:03.846-06:00">Updated Mar 25, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Mountain Accord was intended as an armistice between the collective stakeholders of the Central Wasatch, an opportunity to objectively analyze the potential, conflicts and capacities of the natural systems of the Wasatch between Salt Lake and Summit counties. Mere moments after the first round of commenting has ended, the resorts have announced a plan without alignments, without underlying studies, with only the vaguest sense of necessity or utility (“Ski resort GMs line up to back ‘One Wasa...</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> 57722950@www.sltrib.com Tue, 25 Mar 2014 01:01:03 MDT Op-ed: Wasatch ski resorts should stay within their boundaries http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57709748-82/wasatch-backcountry-resort-winter.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57709748-82/wasatch-backcountry-resort-winter.html.csp">Op-ed: Wasatch ski resorts should stay within their boundaries</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jamie Kent</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-22T01:01:07.462-06:00">Updated Mar 22, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">In light of Ski Utah’s recent “OneWasatch” proposal to connect all seven ski resorts in the Central Wasatch with new ski lifts, allow me to provide a different perspective from those of us who enjoy accessing Utah’s world-renowned snow and terrain under our own power and who come to the Wasatch seeking a true backcountry experience. I am a founding member of a new grassroots organization called Wasatch Backcountry Alliance that is focused on advocating for the backcountry community involved 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> 57709748@www.sltrib.com Sat, 22 Mar 2014 01:01:07 MDT Editorial: Grand ski dream needs to fit in larger Wasatch plan http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57709395-82/ski-resorts-lifts-wasatch.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57709395-82/ski-resorts-lifts-wasatch.html.csp">Editorial: Grand ski dream needs to fit in larger Wasatch plan</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-20T17:12:01.954-06:00">Updated Mar 20, 2014 05:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">With much fanfare this week, the seven ski resorts in the central Wasatch Mountains joined together in a historic moment to announce ... a logo. Actually, they were there to announce an idea to connect the seven resorts by ski lifts, something that has been talked about in various forms for half a century at least. And they’re still just talking. The principals in this endeavor, led by the trade organization Ski Utah, offered no specific plan or timetable for connecting the resorts. This was re...</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> 57709395@www.sltrib.com Thu, 20 Mar 2014 17:12:01 MDT Soldier Hollow Silver, Wasatch Lake courses open Friday http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57702372-79/wasatch-hollow-soldier-open.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57702372-79/wasatch-hollow-soldier-open.html.csp">Soldier Hollow Silver, Wasatch Lake courses open Friday</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="2014-03-20T15:06:53.482-06:00">Updated Mar 20, 2014 03:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah’s relatively mild winter means good news for golfers who enjoy playing at the base of the Wasatch back in Midway. Utah State Parks’ announced that the Soldier Hollow Silver Course and Wasatch Lake Course will open Friday. Spring season rates at $38 for 18 holes and $20 for nine. According to the Utah Department of Natural Resources’ Facebook site, the Soldier Hollow Gold and Wasatch Mountain courses will open as soon as weather and conditions allow. For tee times, golfers can log on to www....</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> 57702372@www.sltrib.com Thu, 20 Mar 2014 15:06:53 MDT Ski resort GMs line up to back ‘One Wasatch’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57704372-78/ski-wasatch-concept-resorts.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57704372-78/ski-wasatch-concept-resorts.html.csp">Ski resort GMs line up to back ‘One Wasatch’</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="2014-03-20T12:30:46.925-06:00">Updated Mar 20, 2014 12:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Wednesday’s unveiling of One Wasatch, the Utah ski industry’s idea for linking resorts in Salt Lake and Summit counties, was noteworthy in several respects. • It marked the most concerted effort to date by Utah’s ski industry to actually pursue the long-discussed, long-disputed concept of interconnecting the seven resorts clustered tightly in the heart of the Wasatch Mountains. • It brought together for the first time in memory the general managers of the seven independent resorts, symbolic 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> 57704372@www.sltrib.com Thu, 20 Mar 2014 12:30:46 MDT Utah 2A boys’ basketball: Wasatch Academy cruises to repeat http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57618889-190/tigers-academy-class-season.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57618889-190/tigers-academy-class-season.html.csp">Utah 2A boys’ basketball: Wasatch Academy cruises to repeat</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bubba Brown</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-02T00:00:03.273-06:00">Updated Mar 2, 2014 12:00AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Richfield • The Wasatch Academy Tigers packed in tight underneath the netless hoop. They rose the trophy high over their heads, the scoreboard in the background still telling the story of their dominance. The scoreboard read this in bright lights after 32 minutes Friday night: Wasatch Academy 76, Enterprise 47. The most ascendant team in Class 2A Utah basketball history had crossed its final hurdle. The crown jewel of the Tigers’ season, a second straight state title, finally was theirs. Maybe 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> 57618889@www.sltrib.com Sun, 02 Mar 2014 00:00:03 MDT Boys’ basketball: Wasatch Academy’s rise ignites critics http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57602943-190/academy-wasatch-tigers-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57602943-190/academy-wasatch-tigers-utah.html.csp">Boys’ basketball: Wasatch Academy’s rise ignites critics</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bubba Brown</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-26T21:47:21.27-06:00">Updated Feb 26, 2014 09:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Mount Pleasant Wasatch Academy star guard Koby McEwen lounges on a leather couch in the orange-walled coach’s office tucked in the boys’ locker room. The sound of basketballs echo through the walls. A year in which Class 2A Wasatch Academy, a private preparatory boarding school of just 340 students, has ascended to the heights of the Utah basketball world — regularly beating opponents by 40 or 50 points — is winding to a close. McEwen takes a moment and a breath and considers the legacy the Ti...</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> 57602943@www.sltrib.com Wed, 26 Feb 2014 21:47:21 MDT Ex-jail deputy who admitted abusing female inmates gets probation http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57597962-78/county-epperson-jail-deputy.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57597962-78/county-epperson-jail-deputy.html.csp">Ex-jail deputy who admitted abusing female inmates gets probation</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brooke Adams</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-25T20:49:22.256-06:00">Updated Feb 25, 2014 08:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A former Wasatch County sheriff’s deputy who pleaded guilty to physically abusing two women while working at the county’s jail will spend three years on probation, a federal judge decided Friday. U.S. District Court Judge David Sam also ruled that Christopher Stein Epperson will not have to pay any fines in connection with his crimes. Epperson pleaded guilty in August to two counts of deprivation of rights under the color of law. He admitted that in December 2009 and September 2010 he caused bod...</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> 57597962@www.sltrib.com Tue, 25 Feb 2014 20:49:22 MDT Prep boys’ basketball: Wasatch Academy hoping to put stamp on season http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57579290-190/morgan-state-tournament-class.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/tribpreps/57579290-190/morgan-state-tournament-class.html.csp">Prep boys’ basketball: Wasatch Academy hoping to put stamp on season</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bubba Brown</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-21T23:38:16.83-06:00">Updated Feb 21, 2014 11:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Wasatch Academy boys’ basketball coach Geno Morgan knows his team has a large round bull’s-eye on its back heading into the Class 2A state tournament. Because that’s the way it goes when you beat teams the way the Tigers have this year while leaving little but scorched earth in their wake. Morgan expects the other Class 2A teams to be gunning for the Tigers, who have laid claim to being among the best teams in the state, regardless of classification. But anything less than a state title would 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> 57579290@www.sltrib.com Fri, 21 Feb 2014 23:38:16 MDT Prices dipped slightly last month along Wasatch Front http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57573940-79/prices-percent-cost-dropped.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57573940-79/prices-percent-cost-dropped.html.csp">Prices dipped slightly last month along Wasatch Front</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Vince Horiuchi</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-20T17:21:21.495-06:00">Updated Feb 20, 2014 05:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The cost of buying goods dipped slightly along the Wasatch Front from December to January, in large part because the cost of eating out has dropped in the last month. The Zions Bank Wasatch Front Consumer Price Index (CPI) decreased 0.1 percent from December to January on a non-seasonally adjusted basis. While prices dipped in the last month, they increased 1.8 percent in the last year, according to the monthly report. By comparison, the CPI for the entire U.S. dropped .4 percent from December ...</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> 57573940@www.sltrib.com Thu, 20 Feb 2014 17:21:21 MDT Crash, weather hampered traffic in central Utah canyon http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57568707-78/amp-canyon-crash-com.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57568707-78/amp-canyon-crash-com.html.csp">Crash, weather hampered traffic in central Utah canyon</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="2014-02-19T17:41:21.773-06:00">Updated Feb 19, 2014 05:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A crash and inclement weather shut down Daniels Canyon in Wasatch County for a time on Wednesday. A crash involving two semi-trucks was reported about 11:33 a.m. on U.S. Route 40, said Utah Highway Patrol Sgt. Todd Royce. No further details, including any injuries, were immediately available about the crash, except that it was near mile post 30, about 20 miles south of Heber. 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> 57568707@www.sltrib.com Wed, 19 Feb 2014 17:41:21 MDT Utah cold case makes it to Al Jazeera http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogscrimecourts/57567976-224/beslanowitch-case-techknow-advances.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogscrimecourts/57567976-224/beslanowitch-case-techknow-advances.html.csp">Utah cold case makes it to Al Jazeera</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="2014-02-19T12:22:28.504-06:00">Updated Feb 19, 2014 12:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Krystal Beslanowitch’s murder gets national attention this Sunday on Al Jazeera America. The network will spotlight the Wasatch County cold case on TechKnow, its half-hour program on technological advances. This week’s show specifically tackles crime scene investigation tech, and how Beslanowitch’s case is a prime example of the way advances are changing the field. Beslanowitch, 17, was found beaten to death on the banks of the Provo River on Dec. 16, 1995. The Wasatch County Sheriff’s Office lo...</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> 57567976@www.sltrib.com Wed, 19 Feb 2014 12:22:28 MDT