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What happened to a Tooele woman who disappeared in July and whose remains were found in October is still a mystery.Jane Ashby, 62, disappeared on July 31, telling her family she was off to a work meeting in American Fork, which coworkers later denied occurred.
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An AirMed helicopter has officially come to roost in Tooele City.Officials from AirMed, the University of Utah's air medical transport program, and from Tooele City, met for a Tuesday morning ribbon cutting at the site of a new helipad located near Maceys at 145 E. 1000 North.In addition to the helipad, Tooele now has its own dedicated AirMed ... (more)
Tooele County's proposed Municipal Service Tax will have businesses in unincorporated areas of the county digging deeper for more cash in 2014.On Dec. 3 the county commissioners voted to start the process to adopt the new tax that will be added to the 2014 property tax bill for all property owners in unincorporated areas of the county.The ... (more)
It looks like Tooele City and the developer of Overlake are headed back to court.Attorneys representing Tooele City have filed documents with the Utah State Supreme Court announcing their decision to appeal a Nov. 8 judgment by 3rd District Court Judge Randall Skanchy that awards Tooele Associates, the developer of the Overlake subdivision, $20.7 ... (more)
The Tooele Valley Academy of Dance will perform the "Nutcracker Suite Ballet" this weekend at Grantsville and Tooele High schools.All are invited to attend the performances, which take place Saturday at 3 p.m. at Grantsville High School and Monday at 7 p.m. at Tooele High School.
The Tooele County Commission has approved the first step to impose a new tax on property despite a loud outcry from citizens who oppose it.
Tooele County Commissioners have put a temporary hold on their plan to combine the offices of four elected county officials into two offices.The agenda for the Dec. 3 county commission meeting included an ordinance to consolidate the county clerk with the county auditor and the county recorder with the county surveyor.The agenda, which is posted ... (more)
A Tooele County Sheriff's Deputy took his own life early Tuesday afternoon, and unknown factors in the situation prompted officials to send all three Stansbury Park schools into lockdown.Tooele County Sheriff Frank Park said Deputy Steve Hansen, 37, killed himself early Tuesday afternoon.
For Mike Paget, the last nearly 29 years have been anything but dull." In a normal office environment, you go to work knowing what you've got to do on any given day," he said.It has been just the opposite throughout Paget's career.Paget, 61, is retiring from the Tooele County Dispatch Center, taking his booming voice off the airwaves in order to ... (more)
Mountain America Credit Union celebrates the opening of its new Stansbury Park branch.
Tooele County Sheriff Frank Park confirmed that deputy Steve Hansen, 37, took his own life Tuesday morning in his home near Stansbury Park Elementary.
The demand for assistance from the Tooele Food Bank continued at record numbers for the second week of November although Tooele County's unemployment rate for October held steady at the 23-year average of 5.4 percent."
Tooele County has a new department and a new face to manage it.Isaac Astill came back to Tooele from the University of Mississippi in Oxford, Miss., to direct the new Tooele County Facilities Management Department.The new department is an amalgamation of the county's former parks and recreation, and building maintenance departments, according to ... (more)