ubmedia.biz

search Side Panel

News

Recovery instead of jail, second chances with drug court

Recovery instead of jail, second chances with drug court

Updated:

When jail or prison is not the solution for an individual struggling with addiction and the addiction leads to multiple arrests on charges of possession, or other criminal acts while under the influence, one option the courts look at is the local drug court program.

Richens and Holmes get more time before trial

Richens and Holmes get more time before trial

Updated:

Defense attorneys for Kaden Chase Holmes, 23, and Lynn T. Richens, 25, requested more time before sentencing to work out a deal, which includes allowing victims in the matter to be informed.

New smartphone app can help in suicide prevention

New smartphone app can help in suicide prevention

Updated:

When it comes to helping kids in crisis, its important to put resources right in the palm of their hands. A new smartphone app unveiled in January does exactly that.In Utah, suicide is the leading cause of death among young people ages 10-17. Lawmakers, educators, and mental health professionals are aware of this epidemic, and are always looking for ways to help youth struggling with feelings of depression or hopelessness.

State of Utah Files Against Federal Government on Sage-Grouse Overreach

State of Utah Files Against Federal Government on Sage-Grouse Overreach

Updated:

According to a news release dated Feb. 4, the State of Utah filed a Complaint for Declaratory and Injunctive Relief Feb. 4, in the U.S. District Court, District of Utah, Central Division, claiming that the United States Departments of Interior and Agriculture have overthrown Utah’s 2013 landmark sage-grouse conservation plan through the 2015 adoption of amended land use plans for millions of acres of Federal lands in Utah.

Vernal woman forced to pay someone else's fine

Vernal woman forced to pay someone else's fine

Updated:

Corena Smith is fed up. She said she feels like victims have no rights within the state of Utah and she has brought her situation to the attention of Governor Gary Herbert, local Victim Advocates, county prosecution and Senator Kevin Van Tassell.

Featured&Entertainment

Jordan World Circus 2016

Jordan World Circus 2016

38 photos

Posted:

Excitement builds for Lego Club

Excitement builds for Lego Club

Updated:

The Lego Club met for the first time at the Roosevelt Library last week and it was a big hit. More than 50 children and their parents filled the library making Lego masterpieces.

Vincent finishes in the top three at UCAT Student of the Year competition

Vincent finishes in the top three at UCAT Student of the Year competition

Posted:

Student of the Year Chandler Vincent represented Uintah Basin Applied Technology College well during the Utah College of Applied Technology (UCAT) Student of the Year competition. He finished in the top three.

Fantastic Fanatics

Fantastic Fanatics

Updated:

Jim and Tammy Nak bleed orange. Look up “Denver Bronco fans” online and you would see their photo. Drive by their house in Naples and there would be no question about their loyalty.

Discovery Dance Works holds winter recital

Discovery Dance Works holds winter recital

26 photos

Updated:

    It was an evening of beauty, talent and poise as Discovery Dance Works held their winter recital.     The Roosevelt-based studio performed seasonal routines on the evening of Monday, Jan. 25, in the Roosevelt Junior High School auditorium. Dozens of students had the opportunity to show the skills they’ve honed to a packed auditorium of parents, family members and friends.     Discovery Dance Works is directed by Heather Wilson and is based in the Cynthia Fine Arts Center in Roosevelt.     Discovery Dance Works teaches a variety of styles to all ability levels, from beginning to advanced dancers. For more information about courses offered by Discovery Dance Works, call 435-725-2787.

Sports

Uintah junior high wrestlers second at state

Uintah junior high wrestlers second at state

Updated:

Three Uintah Junior High School wrestlers were crowned individual state champions on Saturday, Jan. 30, at the state tournament at Bingham High School.

Rich knocks off Altamont teams

Updated:

Altamont's Austin Abbott, Cody Layton and Kixx Neilson combined for 35 points, but it wasn't enough as the Male Longhorns lost to Rich on Jan. 30 by the score of 65-43. Abbott had 13, Layton 12 and Neilson 10. Mitch Jarman had 17 for Rich and Nick Jarman added 16.

Tabiona beat Duchesne on bucket in final second

Posted:

Devin Lefler hit a layup with five seconds left to give the Tabiona Tigers a 60-58 win over Duchesne at Tabiona on Friday. Beau Bateman led THS with 20 points. He made six 3-pointers for the Tigers. THS region record is 5-0. Their overall record is 14-5.

Roosevelt places third  at Junior High State Meet

Roosevelt places third at Junior High State Meet

Posted:

STATE RESULTS

Duchesne topples Tabiona Tigers

Posted:

Tabiona gave region leader Duchesne (7-0) a good battle, but a 12-2 run by the Lady Eagles put DHS in charge for a 37-29 win over the Tigers on Thursday in Tabiona. The Tigers led 14-11 after one quarter and DHS led 23-16 at the half. DHS won a low scoring second half 14-13 and won by eight points.

Union nips  Miners 37-36

Union nips Miners 37-36

Posted:

A 10-2 third quarter gave Union a 24-19 lead and then they held off Park City to win by one point at 37-36 in Park City on Tuesday. Union led 8-7 after one quarter, but a 10-6 Miner run put Park City ahead 17-14 at the half. Park City outscored Union 17-13 in the fourth quarter.

Galleries and Multimedia

Discovery Dance Works holds winter recital

Discovery Dance Works holds winter recital

26 photos

Updated:

    It was an evening of beauty, talent and poise as Discovery Dance Works held their winter recital.     The Roosevelt-based studio performed seasonal routines on the evening of Monday, Jan. 25, in the Roosevelt Junior High School auditorium. Dozens of students had the opportunity to show the skills they’ve honed to a packed auditorium of parents, family members and friends.     Discovery Dance Works is directed by Heather Wilson and is based in the Cynthia Fine Arts Center in Roosevelt.     Discovery Dance Works teaches a variety of styles to all ability levels, from beginning to advanced dancers. For more information about courses offered by Discovery Dance Works, call 435-725-2787.

Steinaker ice fishing clinic

Steinaker ice fishing clinic

11 photos

Updated:

About 100 people attended an ice-fishing clinic at Steinaker Reservoir on Monday. The Utah Division of Wildlife also held a clinic on Jan. 9 at Big Sandwash Reservoir. The 6th Annual Steinaker Ice Fishing Tournament is coming up on Jan. 30. The tournament will be for rainbow and brown trout only and will have both an adult and youth division. Registration begins on the day of the competition from 6-11 a.m. and the tournament kicks off at 7:30 a.m. and goes until 2 p.m. The adult entry is $15 for adults and $10 for youth 16 and younger.

Top Businesses

Basin Saw Inc.

Basin Saw Inc.

tel. 435-781-1226

528 West Main Street, Vernal, UT 84078

Basin Saw began in the 1950's selling and servicing chainsaws. We later added bicycles and changed our name to Basin Saw and Cycle. The business was purchased by current owners Bruce and Jodi Taylor in 2001. In 2008 Bruce and Jodi decided to focus on being the best outdoor power equipment sales and service center in the Basin and changed the business name to Basin Saw, Inc. They specialize in yard and lawn equipment and service everything they sell. Basin Saw is the only authorized Stihl dealer in the Uintah Basin offering a complete line of Stihl products, which include, but not limited to chain saws, trimmers, blowers and cultivators. The store also features Briggs and Stratton power products; generators, pressure washers, engines and parts. This spring they have added Masport lawn mowers and tillers which offer some of the best Briggs and Stratton engine available today. Masport is a high quality line that is designed and constructed in New Zealand and recently celebrated its 100th anniversary. Basin Saw also carries a quality line of wood burning stoves, fireplaces and inserts from Pacific Energy. You can also find stove and chimney pipe at Basin Saw. Basin Saw is committed to their customers in the Uintah Basin and offers a knowledgeable and friendly staff. They not only offer some of the best products available in the Basin but also stand behind and service everything they sell.

Western Living Home Furnishings

Western Living Home Furnishings

tel. 435-789-0525

1100 W Highway 40, Vernal, UT 84078

We care! From the moment you come into our store to the time our trained delivery team finishes in your home, our goal is to make you feel comfortable. Our professionally trained staff can help you select your new mattress or furniture for your living room, dining room, bedroom or home office on any budget. Western Living is the largest and most complete home furnishings showroom in the Uintah Basin. In fact, our showroom offers more than many stores on the Wasatch front. We carry name brand furniture like Tempur-Pedic, Ashley, La-Z-Boy, Simmons Beautyrest, England, Jackson Catnapper and Flexsteel. As BrandSource members, we join forces with over 4,500 locally-owned home furnishings stores across the country. This partnership gives us $11B buying power, which means you get the best value every day. BrandSource is also an invaluable network of ideas, training and support as we meet throughout the year. We have based our business on being the best we can be while offering a large selection of furniture and mattresses at affordable prices.

Jack's General Tire

Jack's General Tire

tel. 435-789-4811

650 East Main Street, Vernal, UT 84078

  Jack's General Tire provides outstanding Tires and Service for the Uintah Basin. Jack's has grown substantially since first opening its doors in 1952, by providing quality tires and repair services, reasonable prices and friendly customer service. Our newly expanded buildings, 3 service trucks, highly trained personnel underscore our commitment to the basin to provide the best service for your vehicle. Our service trucks are available 24 hours a day for emergency tire services.      We feature MASTERCRAFT tires with a full road hazard warranty, free flat repairs and free rotation & balance for the life of the tire. We also sell other quality tires such as Michelin, Toyo, Continental, General, ProComp plus many others. We provide other tire services such as flat repair, rotation, balance and TPMS service. Our new hunter alignment rack ensures exceptional 4 wheel alignment as well as brakes, shocks & struts, and other front end services. We also do Utah state safety Inspections for all kinds of vehicles. Come see how we can help you.   

Uintah Basin Standard

Uintah Basin Standard

tel. 435-722-5131

268 US Hwy 40, Roosevelt, UT 84066

Ledgestone Hotel

Ledgestone Hotel

tel. 435-789-4200

679 W Main St., Vernal, UT 84078

Ledgestone Hotel is one of the newest Vernal hotels in Utah, offering suites that are at least 20% larger than the average hotel room in a contemporary atmosphere making it the perfect option among hotels in Vernal.

West Usa Realty Specialists Inc

West Usa Realty Specialists Inc

tel. 435-781-4872

320 E 100 S Ste 102, Vernal, UT 84078

Chuck's Meat

Chuck's Meat

tel. 435-823-1468

5425 S 11500 W, Arcadia, UT 84021

Arcadia Location - Meat Processing Retail/Wholesale Order accepted also Hours during hunts M-F 7-4:30Saturday and Sunday by appointment Julianne- 435-823-1467Ryan- 435-823-1468

Coldwell Banker R S West Real Estate

Coldwell Banker R S West Real Estate

tel. 435-722-3533

721 E 200 N, Roosevelt, UT 84066

Coldwell Banker RS West Real Estate is Uintah and Duchesne counties larget real estate company. With offices in both Vernal and Roosevelt, we have sales associates available to serve you. In business since 1984, we have received the Coldwell Banker Premier Office Award every year. Our associates are yearly recipients of the Uintah Basin Presidential Award an honor given to the best and highest producing sales associates locally. The Coldwell Banker Sales Associates pride themselves in service and education. They specialize in executive homes, homes for first time home buyers, condominiums, cattle ranches, horse property, new construction, recreational property, land development, commercial and industrial property. Our office has represented many first time home buyers and large corporations alike. Coldwell Banker has been successful in marketing large scale commercial/retail projects like Vernal Towne Center, Diamond Mountain Shopping Plaza and others. We work extensively with relocation companies and bank owned properties (REO) and can make your move a wonderful and easy adjustment. Our Sales Associates are equipped to offer you a unique combination: the broad reach of a global company plus the individual attention you can only get from a local office. Their seasoned expertise along with powerful resources provides you with the highest degree of service and satisfaction. 

View More Businesses
Close