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The 2016 Angel of Hope ceremony helping parents memorialize children who have died was held at the Vernal City Cemetery on Dec. 6. The ceremony, which is more than a decade old, was held at the Angel of Hope statue atop the hill in the cemetery.  Read more

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Less than 48 hours after it went on display to the public, the elaborate gingerbread display of the Hundred Acre Wood at the Rooseve…

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A man charged with one count threat of terrorism, a third-degree felony and one count interference with an arresting officer, a clas…

The topic of guns in schools strikes fear in the minds of parents a…

According to Duchesne County Sheriff's Office, Deputy Shaw responde…

Jones & DeMille Engineering and Sunrise Engineering sought publ…

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On Dec. 6, Shaun Michel, President of District 5420 for Rotary International, attended the annual Rotary Member Christmas Party. While there, … Read more

Ten members of American Legion Post 11 in Vernal gathered twice at the Uintah County Veteran… Read more

Few things are more fun than buying toys for the children we love during the holidays, and o… Read more

As the school year progresses, Union High School’s Roosevelt FFA chapter has attended many e… Read more

The past week we reported on Uintah County using roughly $140,000 in year-end savings for bonuses to county employees. Among county officials and the general public, reaction to the bonuses and to the story was mixed. Some folks took issue with the bonuses while others took issue not with th…

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Did the Uintah County elected officials properly approve bonuses for Uintah County employees?

We are not passing any judgement on whether or not county employees deserve bonuses. We also do not dispute that getting a bonus is good for the employees and their families. What we want to know is do you, the taxpayers, agree with the bonuses being approved in a closed meeting, without public input and without appearing in the 2016 budget? Read more about the bonuses: https://goo.gl/wi970s

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If your plans this winter include enjoying some of the outdoor recreation opportunities in the Basin, it’s a good idea to give ice and water safety some serious thought. Ice fishing, hiking and winter walks are just a few of the activities that could put you in contact with ice or water this… Read more

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American Prep out of West Valley had its bus break down, which had them late arriving at Alt… Read more

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Uintah's defense created havoc all game long for an impressive 67-49 victory over Fruita Mon… Read more

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Mutt Dye is the Roosevelt City Recreation Director and he seems to enjoy the league of 5th a… Read more

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