WINTER - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/WINTER News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Salt Lake City’s Winter Farmers Market ends its season http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57828479-78/market-farmers-lake-salt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57828479-78/market-farmers-lake-salt.html.csp">Salt Lake City’s Winter Farmers Market ends its season</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-19T22:24:43.357-06:00">Updated Apr 19, 2014 10:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Lori Peterson, left, of Okubo’s Farms and Greenhouses, sells some micro greens while other vegetables, including these onions, wait for buyers at the last Downtown Winter Farmers Market of the season on Saturday. The market has been operating every other Saturday since it debuted in November, with dozens of vendors offering local produce, meats, cheeses, baked goods and more. The Summer Farmers Market is scheduled to operate this year at Pioneer Park on Saturdays, June 14 through Oct. 25, and on...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 57828479@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 22:24:43 MDT Winter farmers market ends Saturday http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57833119-90/downtown-eggs-einerson-farmer.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57833119-90/downtown-eggs-einerson-farmer.html.csp">Winter farmers market ends Saturday</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-19T22:23:51.754-06:00">Updated Apr 19, 2014 10:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Salt Lake City’s winter Downtown Farmers Market will draw to a close Saturday and looks to be ending its first season on a high note. “It went tremendously well,” said director Alison Einerson. “It exceeded our expectations. The market, which has been open since November at the Rio Grande Depot, drew about 2,000 to 2,500 people every other Saturday. Sixty vendors sold produce, meat and eggs, honey, jam, bread and cheese, among other things. Einerson said the expectation is that the Winter Market...</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> 57833119@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 22:23:51 MDT U.S. stocks rise, extending gains into third day http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57826680-79/percent-companies-quarter-rose.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57826680-79/percent-companies-quarter-rose.html.csp">U.S. stocks rise, extending gains into third day</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ALEX VEIGA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-16T11:37:10.515-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 11:37AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Investors sent stock prices higher for a third day in a row Wednesday. Major U.S. indexes rose as more companies reported solid earnings and traders welcomed encouraging news about China’s economy. Yahoo and Delta Air Lines were among the companies rising sharply in afternoon trading. KEEPING SCORE: The Standard & Poor’s 500 index rose 11 points, or 0.6 percent, to 1,854 as of 1:02 p.m. Eastern Time. The Dow Jones industrial average gained 107 points, or 0.7 percent, to 16,369. The Nasdaq compos...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578266802014-04-16T11:37:10.515-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-16T11:37:10.515-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57826680@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:37:10 MDT Endowment to boost winter sports for youth http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57791220-79/youth-alliance-park-sports.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57791220-79/youth-alliance-park-sports.html.csp">Endowment to boost winter sports for youth</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="2014-04-08T19:46:48.122-06:00">Updated Apr 8, 2014 07:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Park City-based Youth Sports Alliance is looking to create a $2 million endowment in the name of skiing legend Stein Eriksen to help developing athletes and needy kids participate in winter sports programs. A gala last week at Deer Valley Resort’s Silver Lake Lodge secured pledges of $600,000 toward that goal, said Aimee Preston, executive director of the alliance, a nonprofit established to carry out one legacy of the 2002 Winter Olympics — encouraging future generations of youth to be act...</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> 57791220@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Apr 2014 19:46:48 MDT Movie review: Captain America heats up in action-packed ‘Winter Soldier’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57754855-223/action-america-cap-captain.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57754855-223/action-america-cap-captain.html.csp">Movie review: Captain America heats up in action-packed ‘Winter Soldier’</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="2014-04-03T16:47:31.168-06:00">Updated Apr 3, 2014 04:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">If Captain America wasn’t your favorite Marvel superhero before, his new movie escapade, “Captain America: The Winter Soldier,” will turn you into a full-blown Cap fan. Better than “Iron Man 3” or “Thor: The Dark World,” this new movie builds strongly off the springboard of “The Avengers” while simultaneously upending everything we moviegoers thought we knew about the Marvel Universe. But “Captain America: The Winter Soldier” also stands on its own, a thoughtful exploration of what it means to b...</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> 57754855@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Apr 2014 16:47:31 MDT Got a squeaky wheel? Time for a bike tune-up http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/outdoors/57728673-117/bike-ride-winter-check.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/outdoors/57728673-117/bike-ride-winter-check.html.csp">Got a squeaky wheel? Time for a bike tune-up</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lya Wodraska</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-26T18:53:53.393-06:00">Updated Mar 26, 2014 06:53PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">You know the drill, the first warm day of spring arrives and you eagerly rescue your bike from the depths of the basement or the corner of the garage where it has spent the long, cold winter. You hop on and instead of being greeted with the wind in your face, you are greeted with a cacophony of noise as the bike squeaks, rattles and rolls — not always in a straight line — down the road. Suddenly you remember the worn brakes, the loose spoke and that annoying squeak that your bike developed at 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> 57728673@www.sltrib.com Wed, 26 Mar 2014 18:53:53 MDT ’Captain America’ superhero role ‘epic’ for Anthony Mackie http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57764944-223/mackie-role-falcon-marvel.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57764944-223/mackie-role-falcon-marvel.html.csp">’Captain America’ superhero role ‘epic’ for Anthony Mackie</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JESSICA HERNDON</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-03T16:49:20.678-06:00">Updated Apr 3, 2014 04:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Beverly Hills, Calif. • For Anthony Mackie, landing the role of the Falcon in “Captain America: The Winter Soldier” meant more than inking his dream deal with Marvel. “When I heard I got the role I broke down in tears,” said Mackie in a recent interview. “I realized two years from that date some little brown boy was going to be at my door in a Falcon costume on Halloween. When I was a kid I didn’t have that. It wasn’t like I could get asked, ‘Who do you want to be for Halloween?’ and say Shaft. ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577649442014-04-03T16:49:20.678-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-03T16:49:20.678-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57764944@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Apr 2014 16:49:20 MDT Wintertime controls a possible fix for Uinta Basin ozone http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57759885-90/ozone-basin-winter-gas.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57759885-90/ozone-basin-winter-gas.html.csp">Wintertime controls a possible fix for Uinta Basin ozone</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="2014-04-02T10:30:41.603-06:00">Updated Apr 2, 2014 10:30AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Controlling “spuds,” “blowdowns,” and “fugitive leaks” at oil and gas developments could serve beneficial in reducing the uniquely high winter ozone levels in the Uinta Basin. Implementing those changes, however, may be a challenge because of landownership issues. The Utah Division of Air Quality (DAQ) on Tuesday released the latest installment of a multimillion-dollar “Winter Ozone Study,” confirming cold weather inversions and oil and gas development in northeastern Utah to be the source 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> 57759885@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Apr 2014 10:30:41 MDT Survey: U.S. companies added 191,000 jobs in March http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57763558-79/jobs-month-added-march.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57763558-79/jobs-month-added-march.html.csp">Survey: U.S. companies added 191,000 jobs in March</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PAUL WISEMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-02T08:10:12.94-06:00">Updated Apr 2, 2014 08:10AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • A private survey shows that U.S. companies increased hiring at a healthy pace last month, suggesting that the jobs market is recovering from a brutal winter. Payroll processer ADP says private employers added 191,000 jobs in March. ADP also revised February’s job creation up to 153,000 from an originally reported 139,000. The construction industry added 20,000 jobs in March, up from an average 16,000 the previous three months. Financial firms added 5,000 jobs, the most since Novembe...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577635582014-04-02T08:10:12.94-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-02T08:10:12.94-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57763558@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Apr 2014 08:10:12 MDT Yellowstone: Bison slaughters done for the season http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57653384-223/bison-park-slaughter-yellowstone.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/57653384-223/bison-park-slaughter-yellowstone.html.csp">Yellowstone: Bison slaughters done for the season</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MATTHEW BROWN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-08T19:13:53.862-06:00">Updated Mar 8, 2014 07:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Billings, Mont. • Yellowstone National Park ended shipments of wild bison to slaughter for the winter on Friday after almost 600 were removed in an effort to shrink the number of animals that cross into Montana during their annual winter migration. Park officials said 258 bison were shipped out for slaughter by contract haulers and American Indian tribes that agreed to take the animals for their meat. Hunters killed at least 264 bison through Friday, and 60 more were captured and placed in a U.S...</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> 57653384@www.sltrib.com Sat, 08 Mar 2014 19:13:53 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 Winter’s snowy barrage hammers U.S. road budgets http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57710042-68/winter-county-million-officials.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57710042-68/winter-county-million-officials.html.csp">Winter’s snowy barrage hammers U.S. road budgets</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOHN FLESHER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-20T21:16:42.348-06:00">Updated Mar 20, 2014 09:16PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Traverse City, Mich. • In Michigan’s way-up-north Keweenaw Peninsula, where 200 inches of snow in a single season elicits barely a shrug, officials know there’s nothing in the budget more important than keeping the roads passable. Yet even they have been caught short this merciless winter. Houghton County planned to spend around $2.1 million for plowing, salting and related maintenance, which experience suggested would be plenty, but has overshot it by $500,000 and counting. State and local gov...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577100422014-03-20T21:16:42.348-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-20T21:16:42.348-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57710042@www.sltrib.com Thu, 20 Mar 2014 21:16:42 MDT Wal-Mart mounts biggest spring sale push ever http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57706892-79/mart-sales-wal-winter.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57706892-79/mart-sales-wal-winter.html.csp">Wal-Mart mounts biggest spring sale push ever</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-20T07:41:01.265-06:00">Updated Mar 20, 2014 07:41AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is hoping to shake off the winter sales doldrums with its biggest spring sales push ever. The company is discounting more than 60 outdoor essentials from lawn mowers to mulch by 30 percent to 50 percent. The sale starts Friday and will run through March 29. Wal-Mart says the event was planned last summer as executives received forecasts that the winter was going to be especially harsh. But the company made changes since then because the winter was even more severe...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577068922014-03-20T07:41:01.265-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-20T07:41:01.265-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57706892@www.sltrib.com Thu, 20 Mar 2014 07:41:01 MDT Photo gallery: Iran’s ‘pagan’ fire festival marks end of winter http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57701775-68/festival-iran-persian-islamic.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57701775-68/festival-iran-persian-islamic.html.csp">Photo gallery: Iran’s ‘pagan’ fire festival marks end of winter</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By VAHID SALEMI</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-19T16:42:07.741-06:00">Updated Mar 19, 2014 04:42PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Tehran, Iran • Iranians jumped over bonfires, threw firecrackers and floated wishing lanterns to celebrate an ancient festival marking the end of the Persian year, ignoring calls by many Islamic clerics to shun a ritual that has officially been denounced as pagan. The celebration, known as “Chaharshanbe Souri,” or Wednesday Feast, was celebrated late Tuesday and is a pre-Islamic tradition in Iran, marking the eve of the last Wednesday of the solar Persian year. March 21, the first day of spring,...</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> 57701775@www.sltrib.com Wed, 19 Mar 2014 16:42:07 MDT Photos of the Day - March 19, 2014 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57703558-68/ap-world-news-photosoftheday.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57703558-68/ap-world-news-photosoftheday.html.csp">Photos of the Day - March 19, 2014</a></h4> The Associated Press
<h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-19T15:06:02.242-06:00">Updated Mar 19, 2014 03:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A collection of some of the day's best wire photos from around the world.</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577035582014-03-19T15:06:02.242-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-19T15:06:02.242-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div>
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Photos of the Day - March 18, 2014 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57699345-68/ap-world-weather-winter.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57699345-68/ap-world-weather-winter.html.csp">Photos of the Day - March 18, 2014</a></h4> The Associated Press
<h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-18T19:02:01.759-06:00">Updated Mar 18, 2014 07:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A collection of some of the day's best wire photos, from around the world.</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576993452014-03-18T19:02:01.759-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-18T19:02:01.759-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div>
57699345@www.sltrib.com Tue, 18 Mar 2014 19:02:01 MDT
Letter: Let’s create jobs by dealing with weather disasters http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57670533-82/jobs-winter-lines-power.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57670533-82/jobs-winter-lines-power.html.csp">Letter: Let’s create jobs by dealing with weather disasters</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-13T12:02:27.84-06:00">Updated Mar 13, 2014 12:02PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">It has been a real bad winter for many Americans, especially those in the Midwest and East. We all know, or should know, that it will be worse in years to come. Every winter many citizens are suffering due to the lack of power and heat in their houses. Every winter power lines go down and every winter we spend many millions of dollars to repair those lines. Our nation also suffers from drought in some areas and flooding in others, costing the taxpayers many millions in subsidies and thereafter...</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> 57670533@www.sltrib.com Thu, 13 Mar 2014 12:02:27 MDT Airline revenue takes hit from weather, but spring outlook is strong http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57664757-79/airlines-flights-revenue-canceled.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57664757-79/airlines-flights-revenue-canceled.html.csp">Airline revenue takes hit from weather, but spring outlook is strong</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID KOENIG</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Airlines Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-11T08:20:02.413-06:00">Updated Mar 11, 2014 08:20AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Dallas • Airlines are still tallying up the damage from this winter’s storms, but solid demand for travel means they are likely to weather the rocky start to 2014 in good shape. Reports from some of the airlines point to higher average prices, and executives say spring bookings look strong. This has been the worst winter for flight cancelations since the government started keeping track more than 25 years ago. The top four airline companies by miles flown — American, which includes US Airways; U...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576647572014-03-11T08:20:02.413-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-11T08:20:02.413-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57664757@www.sltrib.com Tue, 11 Mar 2014 08:20:02 MDT Utah forecast: Waning winter readies counterpunch as spring moves in http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57658838-78/weather-tuesday-utah-monday.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57658838-78/weather-tuesday-utah-monday.html.csp">Utah forecast: Waning winter readies counterpunch as spring moves in</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="2014-03-10T12:46:15.987-06:00">Updated Mar 10, 2014 12:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Like a fading boxer on the ropes, a gasping winter was preparing one more counterpunch as seasonal contender spring moved in for the inevitable knockout. In the wake of a balmy, sunny weekend in northern Utah, the National Weather Service predicted a storm system originating in the Pacific Northwest will slip over the Wasatch Front by Monday evening and will cover the entire state by Tuesday morning. A mix of mountain snowfall and valley rain showers, escalating to thunderstorms in some locales,...</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> 57658838@www.sltrib.com Mon, 10 Mar 2014 12:46:15 MDT Letter: Livestock production a major source of carbon emissions http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57637725-82/livestock-percent-acres-climate.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57637725-82/livestock-percent-acres-climate.html.csp">Letter: Livestock production a major source of carbon emissions</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-08T01:01:03.867-06:00">Updated Mar 8, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Olympian Arielle Gold laments the threat to winter sports posed by global warming (“Climate change threatens Winter Olympics,” Opinion, Feb. 18), but expecting politicians “to take action on climate change” is a half-pipe dream. Diet changes could do more. Consider that Food and Agriculture Organization scientists found that “livestock are responsible for 18 percent of greenhouse gas emissions” — more than transportation. A University of Chicago study calculated that a vegan diet reduces more gr...</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> 57637725@www.sltrib.com Sat, 08 Mar 2014 01:01:03 MDT