Because of the many caucus meetings held recently and because every one of them discussed issues concerning national and local debt, Uintah County citizen interest concerning the proposed Uintah County Conference Center is on high.
Fans of Uintah softball had to wait a little while for their first home game of the season and they also had to wait a couple of innings for the Lady Utes offense to score runs in their first home game.
On Tuesday, April 1, 8th District Court Judge Ed Peterson, halted proceedings to congratulate Attorney John C. Beaslin on his last day of court after 58 years of legal practice. Beaslin began his practice of the law in Salt Lake City on Dec. 1, 1955.
The Uintah Basin made the charts nationally in a report released by the U.S. Census Bureau on March 27. Duchesne was ranked as the second fastest growing county among counties with at least 10,000 people and Vernal was ranked the sixth fastes growing “micropolitan area” with populations between 10,000 and 50,000 people.
Every other year the FFA gathers together donkeys and those brave enough to ride them while fighting over a basketball. The tickets for this event raises money which usually lasts the FFA for two years, but the current FFA president, SaVanna Arias, would like to see the event more often because it is fun and worth while as well as helping out the FFA.