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  1. 2 injured in eastern Utah motorcycle accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KSL-TV

    According to Utah Highway Patrol, a motorcycle was traveling southbound on SR191 about 13 miles north of Vernal, Utah, at approximately 1:47 p.m. when the driver, a 53-year-old male from Indiana, was unable to negotiate a sharp curve causing the vehicle to leave the roadway and crash. The driver was not wearing a helmet and suffered serious head injuries.

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  2. 2 injured in central Utah motorcycle accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KSL-TV

    According to Utah Highway Patrol, a motorcycle was traveling southbound on SR191 about 13 miles north of Vernal, Utah, at approximately 1:47 p.m. when the driver, a 53-year-old male from Indiana, was unable to negotiate a sharp curve causing the vehicle to leave the roadway and crash. The driver was not wearing a helmet and suffered serious head injuries.

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  3. All in the familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    ... it was time to gather again after six years away. Eric, a former teacher and tennis coach at Uintah High School in Vernal, Utah, got out of teaching 10 years ago to start his construction company, Mountain Dell Construction. Six years ago, he moved ...

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  4. An Effective Method for Detecting Potential Woodland Vernal Pools...Read the original story

    Friday Jul 24 | U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

    EPA Home A Science Inventory A An Effective Method for Detecting Potential Woodland Vernal Pools Using High-Resolution LiDAR Data and Aerial Imagery Wu, Q., C. Lane, AND H. Liu. An Effective Method for Detecting Potential Woodland Vernal Pools Using High-Resolution LiDAR Data and Aerial Imagery.

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  5. Genealogy Query - Female Iso Birth ParentsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | Cousinconnect.com

    In search of birth mother and/or father. I was born 08/31/1985 in Vernal, Utah. I have been told that my birth mother was around the age of 15-16 and my birth father 17-18.

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  6. Erosion prompts closure of SR 45 in Uintah CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | KSL-TV

    The Utah Department of Transportation closed state Route 45 as a precaution Tuesday after crews discovered erosion around the base of the road that connects U.S. 40 in Uintah County with the remote Book Cliffs area south of Vernal. "Safety is our top priority," UDOT spokeswoman Eileen Barron said, "and we believed the decision to close the road was in the best interest of the public."

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  7. UDOT closes state Route 45 in Uintah County due to erosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Deseret News

    The Utah Department of Transportation closed state Route 45 as a precaution Tuesday after crews discovered erosion around the base of the road that connects U.S. 40 in Uintah County with the remote Book Cliffs area south of Vernal. "Safety is our top priority," UDOT spokeswoman Eileen Barron said, "and we believed the decision to close the road was in the best interest of the public."

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  8. MCW Energy Group Sets Definitive Production Target After Completing...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Sys-Con Media

    ... MCW Oil Sands Recovery, LLC, today announced further progress of its Asphalt Ridge oil sands operations based in Vernal, Utah. Back in October, 2014 during a benchmark Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony, MCW successfully demonstrated its proprietary oil sands ...

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  9. Explore your own backyard: 4 exciting things to do in Box Elder CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | KSL-TV

    ... : Parade, antique tractor pull, free concert in the park; vendor booths games and more on July 24-25. Uintah County : Vernal's Dinsoaur Roundup Rodeo (July 9-11) is the largest outdoor event in the basin. Thousands of people and thousands in prize ...

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  10. Parole date set for driver distracted by phone who killed Vernal teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Deseret News

    ... Tommy!'" Clark, 15, had been walking on the shoulder of the road with a friend when Bascom hit him from behind. The Vernal teen died the following day; his friend was not physically injured. "I've left a huge hole in this family that I'll never be ...

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  11. Parole date set for texting driver who killed Vernal teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | KSL-TV

    ... Tommy!'" Clark, 15, had been walking on the shoulder of the road with a friend when Bascom hit him from behind. The Vernal teen died the following day; his friend was not physically injured. "I've left a huge hole in this family that I'll never be ...

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  12. Cheney's Halliburton killing babies. Where are the pro-life rallies?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | Daily Kos

    Rolling Stone's article What's Killing the Babies of Vernal, Utah? by Paul Solotaroff covers the story of Donna Young, the primary midwife in Vernal, Utah that noticed a recent rise in still borns in her rural town. The town, state, oil companies and many residents don't want to know the reason for the uptick in birth defects, still borns and general rise in respiratory issues.

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  13. Utah Pride Center taps longtime LGBT advocate for executive director's postRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... goal will be to ensure that those services reach Utahns in every corner of the state, Edmonds-Allen said. "Someone in Vernal doesn't have the same resources as those in Salt Lake," she said. "So to me, it's important that we work to make [the Pride ...

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  14. 2015 first place U11 RP All-StarsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 9 | The Community Voice

    The Rohnert Park 11U All Stars pose with their 1st place trophy on July 2nd after defeating Elk Grove 5-4 during the Cal Ripken Nothern California State Tournament which was held at B Park in Rohnert Park. The team, coached by Keith McCoy, now move on to play in the Cal Ripken 11U Pacific Northwest Regionals to be held in Vernal, Utah from July 19-24.

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  15. Utah Hike of the Week: Limber Flag in Ashley National ForestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... camp. It is a very nice stopping point; the top of Limber Flag hill is only a quarter mile beyond. Directions a From Vernal, take U.S. 191 north 24 miles to Forest Service Road 048 and turn east. F.S. 048 is paved for about 1.8 miles; continue on ...

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  16. See dinosaur tracks, sleep in teepees at Red Fleet State ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | KSL-TV

    ... "Red Fleet" because of a red rock formation that looks like three ships, Murray said. Located about 12 miles north of Vernal on Highway 191, Red Fleet State Park draws numerous boaters and anglers to its warm-water reservoir. The reservoir is 750 ...

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  17. Duchesne County: Promised water critical to Utah's energy futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | Deseret News

    ... contemplate both funding and options to ensure the availability of future water supplies. Sen. Kevin Van Tassell, R-Vernal, said the lessons from the development of the Central Utah Project should not be lost on other regions throughout the state. ...

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  18. Plague kills eastern Utah prairie dog colonyRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 14 | KSL-TV

    Wildlife and health officials say an outbreak of bubonic plague has killed dozens of prairie dogs in a colony in eastern Utah. The Utah Division of Wildlife Resources says 60 to 80 prairie dogs were found dead in an area southeast of Vernal last week.

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  19. Plague kills Uintah Basin prairie dog colony; health officials urge cautionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | Deseret News

    Bubonic plague wiped out a colony of Utah prairie dogs in a remote area of the Uintah Basin, and health officials are urging residents to refrain from handling any of the dead rodents they may find. VERNAL - Bubonic plague wiped out a colony of Utah prairie dogs in a remote area of the Uintah Basin, and health officials are urging residents to refrain from handling any of the dead rodents they may find.

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  20. Plague kills prairie dog colony near Vernal; officials urge cautionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | KSL-TV

    Bubonic plague wiped out a colony of Utah prairie dogs in a remote area of the Uintah Basin, and health officials are urging residents to refrain from handling any of the dead rodents they may find. The plague outbreak, which is not uncommon in prairie dogs, was discovered last week in an area called Coyote Basin about 30 miles east of Vernal, said Dax Mangus, wildlife program manager in the northeastern region for the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources.

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