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Shrinking Utah's Bears Ears National Monument would be one more broken promise to Native Americans – Los Angeles Times

Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke plans to advise President Trump to shrink Utah’s Bears Ears National Monument to a scatter of isolated sites. The secretary’s recommendation, announced last week, is one more act of disrespect and arrogance in a…

Shrinking Utah's Bears Ears National Monument would be one more broken promise to Native Americans

Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke plans to advise President Trump to shrink Utah’s Bears Ears National Monument to a scatter of isolated sites. The secretary’s recommendation, announced last week, is one more act of disrespect and arrogance in a…

Utah national monument recommendation spurs action – Salt Lake Tribune

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke’s recommendation to downsize a vast new national monument in Utah created optimism among opponents of 26 other monuments under review around the country and fear among conservation groups that worry he will propose shrinking or rescinding…

Interior Secretary Recommends Shrinking Utah Monument

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is recommending shrinking the size of Utah’s Bears Ears National Monument, in a move that could foreshadow the fate of other protected space under review by the new administration. Mr. Zinke filed the Bears Ears recommendation…

Going to jail shouldn't be a death sentence for the mentally ill in Utah

Matthew Ryan Hall faced two disconnects. One was inside his head. The other was in the Utah criminal justice system. Combined, they killed him. RELATED: “Matthew Ryan Hall’s Weber County Jail suicide came with ample warning” Utah must find a way…

Zinke Heads Back To Washington After Utah Tour – KNPR

As Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke winds down his week-long visit to Utah, questions remain about the fate of the Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monuments.  The visit was a result of President Donald Trump’s executive order to…

New synthetic drugs on the rise as part of statewide crisis in Utah

Ryan Ainsworth and Grant Seaver, both of Park City, died in September 2016 after overdosing on a synthetic opioid, U-47700, also known as “pink.” The two teenagers received the drug from a classmate, who was sentenced in March to probation…

Zinke kicks off Utah tour in national monuments review

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is in Utah this week to tour two controversial national monuments that the Trump administration is considering rescinding or shrinking. Zinke arrived Sunday for meetings with stakeholders, including elected officials and a group of American Indian…

US Interior secretary to get aerial tour of Utah monument

U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke on Monday will get a bird’s-eye view of one of America’s newest national monuments as he flies over 1.3 million acres of southern Utah’s red rock plateaus, cliffs and canyons graced with sagebrush, juniper trees…