DUCHESNE — An elected county official and a former title company employee are facing misdemeanor charges following a confrontation at the Duchesne County administration building.
Ever wonder what it would be like to carry a gun and drive around making sure the roads are safe? Now is the opportunity. According to Utah Highway Patrol Sgt. Kelly Oaks, right now UHP is recruiting people to join the troopers of the Uintah Basin and help keep the streets safe for the community.
A public hearing for a new firetruck, a change in the annexation boundary and a potential Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) project was held during the Nov. 17 city council meeting.
Jensen residents and others learned about planned improvements to SR-149 at an open house on Monday, Nov. 16, at Vernal City Hall. The project would improve 4.2 miles of the road from U.S. 40 to Dinosaur National Monument.
Vernal City sales tax will jump from 6.35 percent to 6.55 percent starting in April 2016. Four council members voted to approve the 0.2 percent increase in tax, and Councilman Ted Munford voted against it at city council meeting on Wednesday, Nov. 18.
It was the best of times. It was the worst of times.
The fourth annual Gobbler 5K will be held the morning of Thanksgiving, Nov. 26, at 9 a.m. The annual event helps locals who are struggling with illness. This year there are two patients that will be receiving help through the race, Riley Miller and Samantha Clark.
Sysco Foodservice invited chefs and restaurant owners from across the Basin to attend a Chef’s Forum at Uintah Basin Technology College Roosevelt campus last Tuesday and Wednesday. The event was hosted by the new culinary arts program and took place in their kitchen.
The Altamont Longhorns know how to give.
It is estimated that each Thanksgiving, more than 46 million turkeys are prepared and eaten in the United States. Because of the number of turkeys prepared, the incidence of food-borne illness also increases during the holidays. If not prepared properly, turkey and all poultry can carry Salmonella, a common type of bacteria that can cause food-borne illness. Consider these tips for preparing a safe and tasty turkey this year.
After three weeks of grueling wrestling practices, the Uintah Utes jump start the season Tuesday afternoon on the road with a pair of duals against Brighton High School and Corner Canyon.
Eight seniors are the cornerstone this year for the Uintah High School girls basketball team.
An early start to the high school hockey season for the Uintah Utes should make a big impact in the last couple months of the season.
The Uintah Utes won a tight boys swimming meet on Saturday afternoon by three points at Richfield High School.
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Academic All-State from Altamont – Volleyball – Hanna Maxfield, daughter of Brian and Annissa Maxfield; Football – Brock Harrison, son of Ryan and Julianne Harrison; Dainen Parry, son of Rodger and Brenda Parry; Cross Country – Makelle Thacker, daughter of Brian and Shantelle Thacker;
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