The Basin area awoke to nearly 5 inches if snow at lower elevations with larger accumulation above 6,000 ft. According to the National Weather Service the Basin can expect partly cloudy skies with only a 20 percent chance of snow through Saturday afternoon and tapering off to 10 percent through Sunday. Temperatures will remain in the high 20s through Tuesday with temperatures reaching into the 30s by Wednesday.
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.
Uintah County Library is holding another art event. Through the month of December, paintings from local artist Deena Millecam will be on display. The gallery will feature her traditional art, Christmas themed art and art from students Millecam has been teaching.
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.
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.
tel. 435-781-4872320 E 100 S Ste 102, Vernal, UT 84078
tel. 435-781-1226528 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.
tel. 435-322-0482371 Blairtown Rd, Rock Springs, WY 84078
Bronco Oilfield Services is the leading source for drilling, workover, and production completion services in the oil and gas industry. Technologically advanced equipment operated by knowledgeable personnel ensure that each job is performed safely and efficiently. Founded in 1982, Bronco Oilfield Services has established itself as a leader in providing quality flowback, well testing, surface control, and pumping equipment services. We are totally committed to meeting the needs and expectations of all of our customers, by providing quality products and service through active employee participation, safety, experience, and continual improvement of the quality management system. Bronco’s Health, Safety and Environmental department is dedicated to sustaining an injury free culture, guarding our employee’s health and safety. We protect the environment avoiding property damage and waste. These fundamental principles drive the success and growth of Bronco Oilfield Services Bronco Oilfield Services provides rental services, equipment, product, and personnel to the oil and gas industry for drilling, workover and completion applications. We offer chemical injection and fluid pumps with capabilities of 0 of 15,000 psi and fluid rates from 0 to 10 bbls per minute with horsepower ranging from 45 to 2250 for snubbing, coil tubing, formation breakdowns, casing/tubing testing and kill work. Bronco also offers bobtail pump trucks and mix on the fly capabilities thus reducing the equipment needed on the location. With a diverse selection of pumping capabilities. We have chemical injection and fluid pumps with capabilities of 0 to 20,000 psi and fluid rates from 0 to 20 bbls per minute. Bronco Oilfield Services can meet all of your pumping needs.
tel. 435-789-26061147 W Highway 40 Ste 6, Vernal, UT 84078
Troy Allred - Vernal, Uintah County, Utah Realtor Experience: Full time Real Estate Agent in Vernal, Uintah County, Utah since April, 6 1983 Afilliations: Member Uintah Basin Board of Realtors, 2 terms as President of Uintah Basin Board of Realtors, 3 terms as Derictor Uintah Basin Board of Realtors. Education: Graduate Uintah High School, Classes in Economics and Psychology, Trade Tech Salt Lake City, Graduate Spencer and Strigham Real Estate School, GRI Designation. Community: 20 Years member of Vernal City Planning and Zoning Commission, 3 years Uintah School Board Foundation, Currently Member of Vernal City Chamber of Commerce, Member Vernal Elks Lodge. Awards: 1987 to present Uintah Basin Board of Realtors Presidential award, 2012 Diamond Emarald Award Century 21. If you would like any additional information about your homes value or would like to sign up to recieve listings of homes for sale as soon as they are listed in your neighborhood, please fill out the form below. No cost or obligations of course!
tel. 435-722-4100157 S Main St, Roosevelt, UT 84066
tel. 435-789-070726 W Main, Vernal, UT 84078
We are a locally-owned company providing quality wedding apparel and other related products in Vernal, Utah. Our team understands that planning a wedding can be really stressful. Therefore, we offer you complete solutions to all your wedding related needs. Whether you want veils, dresses, or accessories, we have it all. We are your one stop shop for bridal wear needs. We also have a wide selection of prom dresses, homecoming dresses and baptism dresses for children. Are you a bridesmaid or the mother of the bride? We have just the right dress for you to make you feel beautiful and the day more special. We want to give you all our attention when you are at our store. Therefore, we suggest scheduling an appointment prior to your visit. Walk ins and browsing are always invited.
tel. 435-789-4811650 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.
tel. 435-789-75682243 W 1500 S, Vernal, UT 84078
When You Expect the Very Best! When quality matters you’ll want an expert that you can trust. We are so confident in our excellence we invite you to look over our shoulder, so to speak, every step of the way.