Local government leaders are looking to increase the number of people walking, cycling and living in downtown Vernal. TriCounty Health Director Jordan Mathis and other leaders say there are plenty of incentives for the change.
Two men were injured Monday following a truck fire on an oil field location west of Lapoint.
Roosevelt City Council spent most of their last meeting discussing the budget for 2017 fiscal year – which runs from July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2017. City manager Ryan Snow is in the preliminary stages of budget creation.
Slumping oil prices will continue to stress companies worldwide throughout the first nine months of 2016 according to industry and financial experts. Economists predict the price will stabilize between $25 and $40 per barrel for the first half of the year.
Tax day is around the corner, and Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA), in association with the Uintah Basin Association of Governments, is once again providing free tax preparation services for Basin residents.
The Jordan World Circus came to Vernal on Feb. 5 and Feb. 6 for many to enjoy. Featured were jugglers, motorcycles in a cage, tigers, acrobats, balancing acts, face paintings, elephant rides, cotton candy and snow cones.
When a heart attack strikes, every minute matters. In fact, the first few minutes are critical in determining the short-term and long-term outcome for the patient. According to the National Institutes of Health, of the people who die from heart attacks, about half will die within an hour of their first symptoms.
Students from Union High School demonstrated great musical talent at the district solo and ensemble competition, held Jan. 29. Numerous students brought home first place victories, with many others placing in the top three.
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.
Uintah High School swimmer Austin Harding has had a sensational season qualifying for state on two relays, and in one individual event.
Spanish Fork pulled ahead of the Uintah Utes in the Region 8 boys basketball standings with a 78-65 victory on Tuesday night in Spanish Fork.
In an emotional two Region 8 battles last week, the Uintah High School boys basketball team went 0-2, making the last four must-win affairs.
Uintah High School wrestlers Kemry Smuin and Alek Shope marched through divisional with an undefeated record to win individual titles on Thursday at Wasatch High School.
The Uintah High School drill team placed second at the 4A state drill championship Saturday night at Utah Valley University in Orem.
Uintah High School girls basketball coach Kristy Putnam, and her players are glad the last stretch of games are behind them.
Members of Uintah, Dagger, and Duchesne County Search and Rescue along with Ute Tribe members and law enforcement personnel gathered Saturday Feb. 7, at Steinaker Reservoir for ice rescue training.
Uintah Utes compete during the Region VIII Swim Meet at the Uintah Recreation District Community Center in Vernal Saturday Jan. 30, 2016.
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.
2016 Lane Frost Challenge Jan. 22-23 at Western Park Arena in Vernal Utah.
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