Kicking off the Christmas season on Nov. 27 is the Holly Days festival, this year being the “Jurassic Holly Days” brings dinosaurs, Santa Claus and winter fun to the downtown area of Vernal.
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.
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.
It was the best of times. It was the worst of times.
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.
Historically turkeys were a big deal in the Uintah Basin both before and after homesteaders moved in.
Derek Anderson shattered the 10-year Uintah High School 100-yard backstroke record on Tuesday night in a three-team swim meet at the Uintah Community Center Pool.
Utah Division of Wildlife leaders, hunters, landowners and the Northeastern Regional Advisory Council (RAC) discussed multiple issues at the November RAC meeting Thursday, Nov. 19 at the DWR offices in Vernal.
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.
In the swimming photo on page C3 of the sports section on Tuesday, Nov. 24, the photo credit should have been courtesy Wendy Harris, not Bruce Tippets Vernal Express.
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.
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Real Homemade Fresh Food Variety & Abundance Value for the Money Family Friendly Casual Atmosphere Golden Corral ® restaurant in Vernal is owned and operated by Steve Jones and his family and has been since 1990.Since that time, they have continued the tradition of offering all guests real, wholesome foods in a family-friendly atmosphere at a great value. Golden Corral's legendary, endless buffet features an abundant variety of delicious familiar favorites and continuous new menu offerings for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Golden Corral's legendary, endless dinner buffet features an enormous variety with 15 proteins including USDA, grilled to order sirloin steaks, pork, seafood, shrimp, and chicken. We are especially proud to serve USDA sirloin, aged and hand-cut daily by our in-restaurant butchers. The endless lunch buffet features a wide variety of home-style classics like our pot roast simmered for 12-hours, made-from-scratch meatloaf, crispy fried chicken, creamy mac and cheese, made-from-scratch mashed potatoes, beloved Bourbon Street Chicken, so many fresh salad choices and dozens of other items. Our endless breakfast buffet features made-to-order omelettes, fluffy pancakes, hot-off-the griddle sausage and bacon, fruit, French toast, pastries and much more. Our bakery and dessert buffet are filled with freshly baked breads, like our famous yeast rolls, homemade cakes and pies, delicious cookies, brownies, pastries, and ice cream. Our vision remains to be the leader in the family restaurant segment by making pleasurable dining affordable for every guest every day. Our commitment to our guests doesn't stop with our food. We believe in providing outstanding hospitality too. Being the best in class is what we are all about... and that is a direct tribute to all the men and women who work here, who strive each day to deliver a pleasurable and dining experience for families across America. To experience the Golden Corral® culture, click the following link http://goldencorral.hodesiq.com/culture.asp?user_id. To see how our values extend to the community at large, please visit our community involvement page.
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