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Stories with person: Jason Chaffetz
  • 'Jurassic National Monument' proposal gets local support 
    Updated: Sep-02-15 10:20 am

    SALT LAKE CITY - A proposal from two congressmen to convert a central Utah dinosaur fossil quarry rich in Jurassic-period bones into a national monument gained a key endorsement Tuesday from county officials.

  • 'Jurassic National Monument' proposal gets local support 
    Updated: Sep-01-15 5:42 pm

    SALT LAKE CITY - A proposal from two congressmen to convert a central Utah dinosaur fossil quarry rich in Jurassic-period bones into a national monument gained a key endorsement Tuesday from county officials.

  • EPA: Clean water rule in effect despite court ruling story has photos
    Updated: Aug-28-15 3:02 pm

    WASHINGTON - The Environmental Protection Agency says it is going forward with a new federal rule to protect small streams, tributaries and wetlands, despite a court ruling that blocked the measure in 13 central and Western states.

  • New 'Jurassic National Monument' part of public lands plan 
    Updated: Aug-25-15 7:02 pm

    SALT LAKE CITY - A public lands proposal set to be unveiled next month would promote Utah's reputation as a mecca for dinosaur fossils by elevating Dinosaur National Monument to a national park and by creating a new "Jurassic National Monument" in central Utah.