The 19th annual Trees for Charity auction was held on the evening of Nov. 30, at the Uintah Conference Center. There were over 400 dinner tickets sold this year, which is about average, though the number of people who viewed the trees on display increased and almost 6,000 people viewed and voted for the best tree according to Josh Harbinson, chairman of Trees for Charity.
While septic systems are failing in Stonegate, the TriCounty Health Department has been trying to find a solution to the problem. The solution, they say, is annexing into Roosevelt City and applying for funds from the Community Impact Board (CIB) to help fund a sewer system. If all goes according to plan, the residents could connect into sewer lines sometime during the summer of 2017.
The historic Kiwanis Park, now known as Ashley Nature Park, is under transformation.
HEBER CITY — Attorneys for three Utah counties have asked the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn a decision handed down by the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals this summer in a 40-year-old legal fight with the Ute Indian Tribe.
Utah State University professor Rich Etchberger is the 2015 Utah Carnegie Professor of the Year. He was honored in Washington, D.C., Nov. 19 and is the university’s 14th faculty member to receive the prestigious educational honor.
The tale was familiar. The music was brand-new. Watching the story come to life was a treat for audiences as the theater department at Altamont High School performed "Little Women: The Musical" on Monday, Nov. 23.
Several historical guns are on display at Uintah County Heritage Museum at 155 E. Main St. in Vernal. Some of the weapons are beaten up from years of use, others are pristine collector items never fired.
During Thanksgiving season in 1915, the war to end all wars was raging in Europe. Tuberculosis and influenza ran through the Basin unchecked. According to some census reports one in 10 babies died before their first birthday. In fact, citizens didn’t even get a break on the cost of food. Thanksgiving dinner cost more 100 years ago than a typical meal would have cost today.
During a Union High School sporting event, Nick Winn always has something to say, whether he is behind a microphone or in front of the student body, the high school senior is vocal.
Bethany Wiggins, young adult author of "Shifting," "Stung" and "Cured", visited Vernal Middle School to speak with each of the English classes on Tuesday, Nov. 24. Wiggins is local to Vernal but had never spoken to local students until now, though she has been speaking to students at schools in Florida, Missouri, California, Alabama and Oklahoma.
Uintah High School swimmer Derek Anderson wasn't going to be denied breaking the 100-yard backstroke record in his home pool.
Two convincing victories to start the season put the Uintah High School wrestling team in the right frame of mind for Thursday's conference opener on the road vs. Maple Mountain.
New Uintah High School boy basketball coach Kenny Hardy is testing out his players in all different types of drills, and roles in the first few weeks of practicing trying to figure out his top players on the roster.
Two meets in a span of three days this week starts a busy stretch of action for the Uintah High School girls and boys swim teams.
Tabiona's boys, Union's girls and the Lady Eagles won games this week with Tabiona whipping Maeser Prep 60- 50, Union beating South Summit 58-38 and Duchesne's girls defeating Parowan 54-31.
S-Casual Thoughts 8-1 record
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