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  1. (Audio Enhanced) Anfield Resources Inks Deal to Acquire Shootaring...Read the original story

    Monday Aug 18 | BayStreet.ca

    ... today and into the future." The Shootaring Canyon mill, located approximately 48 miles (77 kilometers) south of Hanksville, Utah, is a conventional acid-leach facility that is permitted to process up to 750 tonnes of ore per day, with a capacity to ...

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  2. Utah studies expanding Goblin Valley State Park into San Rafael SwellRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2014 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... and other national park units. The influx of visitors to Goblin Valley highlighted problems this area north of Hanksville has experienced in recent years, as more outdoor enthusiasts discover this sandstone wonderland of reefs and narrow canyons ...

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  3. Pleasant Memories From Robbers' RoostRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | Four Wheeler

    ... The eBook is better than the movie.) By the end of the day, the Pro-4X was parked in warmer temperatures near Hanksville, Utah. After moving a few things around inside, the Lone Writer created a sleeping area in the back using exercise mats and a ...

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  4. Hanksville dinosaur quarry offering toursRead the original story

    May 30, 2014 | Deseret News

    The Bureau of Land Management Utah Henry Mountain Field Station is partnering with the Burpee Museum of Rockford, Illinois, to conduct free guided tours at the Hanksville-Burpee Dinosaur Quarry.

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  5. College students compete in Mars rover challenge in southern UtahRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2014 | Deseret News

    ... astronauts in the field on Mars," URC director Kevin Sloan said. The Mars Desert Research Station outside of Hanksville was chosen as the site of the competition because it has similar topography to the red planet. "I didn't know what to expect ...

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  6. Swell SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | Salt Lake City Weekly

    ... of rock that thrust upward 40 to 60 million years ago. Stretching 75 miles north to south from Price down to Hanksville, the swell covers 1.8 million acres. Interstate 70 cuts an impressive line through the seemingly impassable formation. Road ...

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  7. Charles Douglas (Doug) WellsRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2014 | Sun Advocate

    Charles Douglas Wells passed away onA May 12, 2014 in Ogden..A Doug was born Jan. 1, 1924 in Victor to Samuel M. and Minnie Zoe Lisonbee Wells.A Doug was raised in Victor and Hanksville where he learned early to ride the desert on horseback and to chase wild horses, catching his first one at age 10.A Doug was a veteran of World War II, serving in ... (more)

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  8. Essentials: Entertainment Picks May 22-28Read the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2014 | Salt Lake City Weekly

    ... as such during the filming of Star Trek and many other movies. French filmmaker Melik Ohanian's film Welcome to Hanksville explored the resemblance more openly, documenting the Aug. 27, 2003, gathering of pseudo-scientists in Hanksville during an ...

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  9. Utah Museum of Contemporary Art will show Ohanian's 'Hanksville'Read the original story

    May 13, 2014 | Park Record

    The New Genres Gallery at the Utah Museum of Contemporary Art will showcase Melik Ohanian's film "Welcome to Hanksville" from Friday, May 16, until Saturday, June 28. The film is a slow investigation of both an actual place and the potential of a particular site extending into time, space, and imagination.

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  10. 20 Places Where Dinosaurs Still Roam The EarthRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2014 | Switched

    ... You can send your submissions to dinosaursightings@gmail.com. While this automotive Triceratops-we think?-from Hanksville, Utah does win some bonus points for recycling, our first thought when opening the image was "Oh geez! Kill it with fire!" This ...

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  11. Aspen Times Weekly: Beyond Moab ..Read the original story

    May 11, 2014 | The Aspen Times

    ... drive. Take Hwy. 82 to I-70 West, just like you are going to Moab. Just past Green River, take Hwy. 24 south to Hanksville, where you'll be welcomed by the Hoo Doos of Goblin Valley. A right on Utah Hwy. 12, one of the great roads on the continent, ...

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  12. Want to take a walk on Mars? Head to southern UtahRead the original story

    May 3, 2014 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... survive the harsh surroundings of an alien world. Volunteer researchers at the Mars Desert Research Station near Hanksville eat dehydrated food, live in tight quarters and communicate with Earth via radio. Any time they walk outside, it has to be in ...

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  13. Climber rescued hours after fall in Utah slot canyonRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2014 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... temperatures. The 32-year-old Taylorsville, Matt Hickenlooper, was with a friend in Alcatraz Canyon, near Hanksville, when he slipped while stemming through slots within the canyon, according to a Wayne County press release. Hickenlooper became ...

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  14. Historical Society: Robbers Roost and Under the LedgeRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2014 | Emery County Progress

    ... men with livestock had traveled with their herds." Some of the distances involved are as follows: From Ferron to Hanksville is 129 miles and from Ferron to Hite is 201 miles. The elevation at Robbers Roost is over 6,000 feet. The elevation under the ...

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    Mar 3, 2014 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... as though they're on Mars. A more accessible twin sister, the Mars Desert Research Station , is located in Hanksville, Utah. Starting in late fall and going through early spring, crews live in the remote, two-story station for two-week intervals. ...

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  16. Humans on Mars: Who Will Be First?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2014 | Mashable

    ... as though they're on Mars. A more accessible twin sister, the Mars Desert Research Station , is located in Hanksville, Utah. Starting in late fall and going through early spring, crews live in the remote, two-story station for two-week intervals. ...

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  17. Year-long mock Mars mission picks semifinalists for Canadian Arctic crewRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2014 | CBS News

    ... loration. For example, the organization also runs simulated missions out of the Mars Desert Research Station near Hanksville, Utah.

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  18. Year-long Mock Mars Mission Picks Semifinalists for Canadian Arctic CrewRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2014 | Space.com

    ... For example, the organization also runs simulated missions out of the Mars Desert Research Station near Hanksville, Utah. Michael was a science writer for the Idaho National Laboratory and has been an intern at Wired.com, The Salinas Californian ...

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  19. Space Team's Mars rover a collaborative effortRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2014 | Sheaf

    ... to get a better idea. The U of S Space Design Team has entered this year's University Rover Challenge. Held in Hanksville, Utah from May 29-31, the competition has teams building remote-controlled rovers to face a variety of realistic tasks that ...

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  20. Russian olive removal continues along rivers and creeksRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2014 | Emery County Progress

    ... they could sprout and grow anew. We have removed Russian Olives from Fuller Bottoms down to the road that goes to Hanksville. Other agencies are working on Russian Olives on the San Rafael River in the Hatt Ranch area. We now have 120 miles of river ...

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