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Deseret News wrote:

A district judge tossed the state's controversial "stream access" law in a ruling issued Wednesday, declaring it restricted public access to more than 43 percent of Utah's rivers and streams.

The action means public access to the state's waterways has been restored, opening thousands of miles of water to anglers and othe...
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Salt Lake Tribune wrote:

Mount Van Cott offers great views of the campus, the city and the valley in relatively short order. From the trailhead, go through the gate and follow the road north. In a few hundred yards, you'll start to see a lot of trails offering some way to reach Mount Van Cott....
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Ashton Edwards wrote:

According to “Running USA,” over 1,200 marathon events were held in the United States in 2014 with more than 550,000 finishers.

Compare that to 1976 (25,000 finishers) and we’ve clearly come a long way since this feat was strictly reserved for elite athletes and crazy people.

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So where should you conside...
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Salt Lake Tribune wrote:

Few things make travel more interesting than coming into a city that is hosting a special event. Knowing about those events, however, can sometimes prove challenging.

That's why event planners from around the Wasatch Front gathered recently for the Salt Lake City Event Makers Summit. According to organizers, the groups wer...
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FOX 13 News wrote:

Volunteers turned out at Parleys Historic Nature Park in Salt Lake City to plant 1200 trees in just four hours.

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According to Tree Utah, one mature tree can absorb 48 pounds of carbon dioxide per year.

They say these 1200 trees can also produce enough oxygen for 2400 people in sal...
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The Salt Lake Tribune wrote:

The trailhead begins on the north side of Fish Lake Lodge at Fish Lake.

This is technically the second segment of a much longer trail that runs along the shoreline of Fish Lake. But this segment begins and ends with a lodge, with hot soup and sandwiches to reward you...
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