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Pledge of Fair Campaign Practices: As you will recall some of the candidates were not able to submit their "Pledge of Fair Campaign Practices" because they tried to file them after the filing deadline on March 20.I checked with the Lt.
Tooele County taxpayers will get a first look at an independent study Thursday that explains how much is spent on municipal services in unincorporated areas of the county.They'll also get a look at just how much more taxes they may have to pay to keep getting those services.The study's results, completed by Zions Bank Public Finance, will be ... (more)
But his first big turkey hunt will not come about the way he thought it would with an excursion in Tooele County or perhaps somewhere else in Utah.
The following Out and About was originally written by David Bern and published in the 2012 edition of Tooele County Magazine as the editor's introduction. On the northeast end of South Mountain, far below an anthology of rolling summits, I'm standing atop a hump of unexpected earth.It's a small, low hill just off of a trail called the South ... (more)
The local health department is set to study the health effects of moving the Utah State Prison to Tooele County, even though the legislative committee that will select a site for the new prison has not held its first meeting.A Tooele County Health Department official announced Monday that TCHD applied for and received a $21,000 grant funded by the ... (more)
Police are warning Tooele County residents to be wary of fraudulent calls demanding money.Several different scams have been reported by county residents, schemes that go way beyond pleas from a Nigerian prince to stash his fortune in a kind person's bank account.Sgt.
Tooele County Democrats met last Thursday to nominate their candidates for county offices and rallied support for the upcoming November general election."
Local people and plants have, for the most part, enjoyed this spring's unseasonably warm temperatures.
Tooele County's outback is renowned for its miles of trails and roads that provide ATV enthusiasts with exciting terrain and endless views of the Great Salt Lake Desert and distant mountains.
A garage fire in Grantsville was fueled by stiff winds but miraculously did not harm the owner's house Saturday.The blaze started near the rear of the structure, owned by Gordon and Erin Bolinder, on west Durfee Street near 150 West at about 11:30 a.m., and a strong south wind quickly fed the flames, said Fire Chief Neil Bell of the Grantsville ... (more)
A Tooele man will serve time in jail for causing a traffic accident that claimed the life of a popular local coach more than a year ago.
The price of apartments in Tooele County is putting a squeeze on low income households, a new national study shows.
Artist Ferrell Bailey talks about a painting from "The Gulag Archipelago" by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn.