Position: The Salt Lake Tribune

Antarctica adventure

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) – Mike and Lilliana Libecki’s father-daughter trip to Antarctica was six years in the making. The extreme athlete was doing a presentation for his daughter’s kindergarten class...

DATE: Jan. 3, 2015 | CATEGORY: Travel

Prolific pronghorns rounded up in Utah

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) – Perhaps the jackalope really does exist. Rumored to be a mix between a jackrabbit and a deer or an antelope, the mythical Western creature is rarely spotted in the wild, but...

DATE: Jan. 2, 2015 | CATEGORY: Regional News

Ghosts of the past emerge from Great Salt Lake

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) – Low water is not always a bad thing for boaters. At least boaters with a taste for the history of the lakes they sail. “Current levels mean the Great Salt Lake is giving up a...

DATE: Sept. 13, 2014 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

Volunteers help dig up dinosaurs in Utah

SAN JUAN COUNTY, Utah (AP) – Jeanette Bonnell likes to play in the dirt. The 62-year-old retired human resources specialist also is pretty handy with a dentist’s drill. Those two qualities,...

DATE: July 12, 2014 | CATEGORY: Southwest Life

Operation goat lift

BEAVER, Utah – Mountain goats have a penchant for finding the highest places on the land. They got a little help to even greater heights during a capture and relocation on these mountains east of...

DATE: Sept. 18, 2013 | CATEGORY: Good Earth

Canyonlands National Park faces invasive species issue

CANYONLANDS NATIONAL PARK, Utah – Larry Aberback studied the banks of the Colorado River in quiet reflection and then posed a question many of the others on the commercially guided float trip had...

DATE: Dec. 29, 2012 | CATEGORY: Regional News