A unique management approach was solidified this last weekend among five Native American tribes, the Bureau of Land Management and the U.S. Forest Service with formalization of the Bears Ears Commission.
James Anderson and Sam Metz, Associated Press | Posted Feb. 12 - 5:37 p.m.
On the eve of the 80th anniversary of the forced internment of 120,000 Japanese Americans at the onset of World War II, Republican U.S. Sen. Mike Lee of Utah is getting backlash for holding up the creation of a national historic site at a former internment camp in rural Colorado.
Katie McKellar and Amy Joi O'Donoghue, Deseret News | Posted April 9 - 5:27 p.m.
Utah's all-GOP delegation and state leaders bid farewell to Interior Secretary Deb Haaland, the third day of her whirlwind tour of two controversial national monument designations, with a call for a collaborative — not unilateral — decision.
Despite losing Outdoor Retailer and its estimated $45 million in annual spending, some Utah lawmakers aren't all that concerned about it. But the same can't be said for some local small businesses who worry about the survival of their life's work.
Outdoor Retailer officials announced Thursday that after a teleconference meeting with Gov. Gary Herbert and different companies that it will not include Utah in future request for proposals for future show locations.
The Utah Senate voted Friday to urge the Trump administration to rescind the Bears Ears National Monument designation made by former President Barack Obama in December. Utah's congressional delegation wanted lawmakers to show unity in opposition.