A committee of lawmakers wants Utah to send a loud message on how the newly reduced Bears Ears National Monument would be managed if the lands were in control of the state. It voted Tuesday to begin crafting a plan to submit to the Legislature.
Utah lawmakers want to put a price tag on Utah's federally controlled lands and hand the government a bill for compensation. A legislative committee is poised to approve a request for bids to begin a pilot project study in Washington County.
If you aren’t a fan of the outdoors, living in outdoors-mecca Utah may feel like a challenge. However, there are some alternate ways beyond the traditional recreation for indoorsy people to also enjoy what Utah's outdoors have to offer.