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New smartphone app can help in suicide prevention

New smartphone app can help in suicide prevention

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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

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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

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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.

Vernal Man pleads guilty on seven counts sexual exploitation of a minor

Vernal Man pleads guilty on seven counts sexual exploitation of a minor

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A Vernal man charged with seven counts of sexual exploitation of a minor, a second-degree felony, pleaded guilty to 8th District Court Judge Edwin T. Peterson.

Increase in tax possible for city

Increase in tax possible for city

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The property tax rate in Roosevelt City has been nearly cut in half over the last decade.

Featured&Entertainment

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

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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

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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

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    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.

Duchesne High School 2nd Quarter Honor Roll

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Duchesne High School 2nd Quarter Honor Roll

Winners of the Winter Tales Writing Contest

Winners of the Winter Tales Writing Contest

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Every year, in conjunction with the large Holly Days festival, the Literacy Commission sponsors the Winter Tales Writing Contest.

Sports

Utes third after first day of wrestling divisional

Utes third after first day of wrestling divisional

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Eight Uintah High School wrestlers have reached the semifinal round after the first day of the 4A Divisional A tournament on Wednesday at Wasatch High School.

Maple Mountain sneaks by Uintah boys 52-51

Maple Mountain sneaks by Uintah boys 52-51

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Maple Mountain held off the Uintah High School Utes 52-51 in dramatic fashion on Tuesday night in Region 8 boys conference affair on the hardwood at Spanish Fork.

Wrestlers start postseason this week at Wasatch

Wrestlers start postseason this week at Wasatch

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With state wrestling berths on the line, coach Gregg Stensgard knows Uintah High School has been put into the toughest divisional in 4A with Wasatch and Box Elder.

Gardner hits game-winning 3-pointer at buzzer vs. Salem Hills

Gardner hits game-winning 3-pointer at buzzer vs. Salem Hills

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Uintah's Korbin Gardner drilled a 3-pointer at the buzzer propelling his team to a 73-70 signature road Class 4A Region 8 boys basketball victory on Friday night at Salem Hills.

U’ettes dance to Region 8 title

U’ettes dance to Region 8 title

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The Uintah High School drill team took a giant step forward toward their fifth state championship in a row, and 10th overall while competing at and winning, the Region 8 drill team competition on Thursday night at Salem Hills High in Salem.

Uintah boys second, girls third at swimming regionals

Uintah boys second, girls third at swimming regionals

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Four Uintah High School swimming records were shattered Friday and Saturday during the Region 8 meet held at the Uintah Community Center Pool.

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Discovery Dance Works holds winter recital

Discovery Dance Works holds winter recital

26 photos

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    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

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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.

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L & L Motor Company Inc

L & L Motor Company Inc

tel. 435-722-2233

193 E 200 N, Roosevelt, UT 84066

Vernal Chiropractic

Vernal Chiropractic

tel. 435-789-4483

285 E 100 S, Vernal, UT 84078

See how we can help you. Dr. Ryan Nelson has been providing chiropractic care to people in Vernal for many years, and we hear from many people who have never been to a chiropractor. If you've never had chiropractic care, you might be surprised about how it can help you improve your health. Chiropractic was first developed in the 1890s, and it works by restoring the normal and healthy functioning of your central nervous system by adjusting the spine. The term "chiropractic" originates with the Greek words "chiro" and "praktikos," which mean "hand" and "practice." Your Vernal, UT chiropractor helps you by using natural, hands-on care that doesn’t involve risky drugs or surgery. You’re probably aware of some of the benefits of chiropractic care, such as back pain or neck pain relief. But did you know that chiropractic can also help with general health and wellness? Benefits of Vernal, UT Chiropractic Care Many people know that chiropractic care is great for back pain, auto injuries, neck pain, and headaches, but you might not know that the staff at Vernal Chiropractic can help you improve your general health and wellness with chiropractic care. To learn more about how we can help you at Dr. Ryan Nelson, give us a call today at (435) 789-4483.

Basin Collision Repair

Basin Collision Repair

tel. 435-789-7568

2243 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. 

Prudential Ashley Valley Realty

tel. 435-789-7265

983 W Main St, Vernal, UT 84078

Fantasy Bridal & Clothing

Fantasy Bridal & Clothing

tel. 435-789-0707

26 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.

Century 21 Parker Real Estate Professionals

Century 21 Parker Real Estate Professionals

tel. 435-789-2606

1147 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!

Jones Paint & Glass Inc

Jones Paint & Glass Inc

tel. 435-722-3926

140 East 100 North, Roosevelt, UT 84066

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.   

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