Carbon County Newswire

Carbon County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Carbon County, UT.

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  1. Former parole pleads agent guilty to having sex with woman he supervisedRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    A former parole agent in Carbon County accused of having sex with a woman he was supervising has entered into a plea deal. On Monday, Samual Thomas Bowman, 36, of Price, pleaded guilty to two counts of illegal custodial sexual relations, a third-degree felony.

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  2. Water restored to Carbon County residents after 2 daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 19 | KSL-TV

    Water was restored in unincorporated Carbon County and Wellington two days after a main break left 1,500 residents without water or with low pressure Tuesday, officials said. Carbon County and Wellington declared a state of emergency Tuesday morning saying the failures were straining county resources beyond their capability, affecting public safety and creating "agricultural impacts in an already declared drought disaster."

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  3. Southeastern Utah Fishing ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 19 | Sun Advocate

    ... is currently inaccessible with highway vehicles. Access may be possible with a snow machine. (04-03-18) The Carbon County Community Fishing Pond is open again. The pond was stocked with 1,000 rainbow trout on Mar. 28. Try using nightcrawlers or ...

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  4. Water Line UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 17 | Sun Advocate

    ... on Monday. Three reported water main breaks left some residents and businesses without water this weekend. Carbon County joined the effort to repair a ruptured water main on Tuesday, bringing a second large backhoe and concrete barricades to the ...

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  5. 3 water main breaks plague Carbon CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 17 | Deseret News

    Three water main breaks have affected roughly 1,500 homes in unincorporated Carbon County, leaving some without water and others with low pressure. Carbon County and the city of Wellington declared a state of emergency Tuesday morning saying the failures were straining county resources beyond their capability, affecting public safety and creating "agricultural impacts in an already declared drought disaster."

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  6. 10 graduate from USUE police academyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 17 | Sun Advocate

    ... eady working for the Price City Police Department. Parry, Rondinelli, and Tapia have secured employment at the Carbon County Sheriff's Office, and Winn will go to work in Sevier County.

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  7. Active shooter drill held at Carbon HighRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 17 | Sun Advocate

    ... training for law enforcement as well. Agencies that participated included the Price Police Department, the Carbon County Sheriff's Office, Wellington Police , Helper Police, the Utah Highway Patrol, the USU Eastern Police as well as Adult Probation ...

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  8. Ronald Ray EvansRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | Sun Advocate

    ... Columbia, Utah, later solemnized in the Manti Temple. Ron was a life-long resident of East Carbon, working for Carbon County Railway as a mechanic and heavy equipment operator, starting at age 16 and remained there his entire career. He served in ...

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  9. Helper Project mission to revitalize, beautify and enhance culture of Carbon County mining townRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 12 | Sun Advocate

    ... and sounds to concerts sure to attract fans from all around. But bigger things are coming to this tiny little Carbon County town, fruits of the heart, from people who see in the old mining community a diamond in the rough. A renaissance of sorts is ...

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  10. Shooter drill takes place at Carbon HighRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 11 | Emery County Progress

    ... training for law enforcement as well. Agencies that participated included the Price Police Department, the Carbon County Sheriff's Office, Wellington Police , Helper Police, the Utah Highway Patrol, the USU Eastern Police as well as Adult Probation ...

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  11. DemConvention4.jpgRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 10 | Sun Advocate

    Carbon County Democrats held their local convention in Helper last Thursday, joining party faithful with candidates for numerous county, state and federal elected positions. Local candidates who addressed the crowd included Carbon Democratic Party Chair Ed Chavez, who is running for Jae Potter's seat on the county commission; John Jones and Joe Christman, who are vying to replace GOP commissioner/surveyor Jake Mellor; and Sulika Laalu Merrell, candidate for county clerk/auditor, who is hoping to unseat whomever the local Republican Party appoints to replace Seth Oveson, a former Democrat who switched parties recently after announcing his resignation after accepting a state job.

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  12. Sarah ByrgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 9 | Sun Advocate

    ... She loved being "Nana" to her grandchildren and great grandchildren. Although she was a lifelong resident of Carbon County she spent the past two years enjoying life in Brighton, Colorado. She was always smiling and rarely missed an opportunity to ...

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  13. Southeastern region fishing reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 3 | Emery County Progress

    ... is currently inaccessible with highway vehicles. Access may be possible with a snow machine. (04-03-18) Carbon County Community Fishing Pond : The Carbon County Community Fishing Pond is open again. The pond was stocked with 1,000 rainbow trout on ...

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  14. Mountain lion spotted in Sunnyside caught, killedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 3 | Sun Advocate

    ... and was unlikely to recover if released. Jacobsen said, "It is not uncommon to have encounters with cougars in Carbon County, since this is their habitat. Cougars are generally pretty elusive, but are also opportunistic. Still, conflicts are ...

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  15. Ambulance tops county's 2019 CIB wish listRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 3 | Sun Advocate

    Carbon County Commissioners approved a Community Impact Board priority list for Fiscal Year 2019 at the regular meeting of March 21. Southeastern Utah Association of Local Governments Planner Michael Bryant said, "This is an annual process that the Community Impact Board requires each county to do, to adopt a capital improvements list for short term and medium term." An ambulance for East Carbon City tops the short term priority list, followed by a rescue fire truck for Helper City, public safety radio infrastructure improvements for the Carbon County Municipal Building Authority, a fire truck for Wellington City, and at number five, a water and sewer line replacement project on 300 East for Price City.

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  16. Talent Ready grant program calling for new applicantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 2 | Deseret News

    ... poverty grant to address the issues of high joblessness and low employment opportunity in areas like Carbon County and Emery County where few economic options are available to students who graduate from high school, she said. Currently, the newly ...

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  17. Southeastern Utah fishing reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 27 | Emery County Progress

    ... inaccessible with highway vehicles. You may be able to reach the reservoir with a snow machine. (03-26-18) Carbon County Community Fishing Pond : The Carbon County Community Fishing Pond is open again. Try using nightcrawlers or PowerBait to catch ...

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  18. Howard "Bruce" Charles NortonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 26 | Sun Advocate

    ... "Bud" Charles Norton and Faye Russell on May 19, 1930 in Price, Utah. Howard was a life-long resident of Carbon County, and an active member of the community and the LDS church. He was a member of the Price JC's and president of the Helper Kiawani's ...

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  19. Rossier to speak at March 29 BEAR meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2018 | Sun Advocate

    ... rogram will be the second installment in a three-part presentation she is doing over two months concerning the Carbon County Circles Program, an initiative to reduce intergenerational poverty in the area.

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  20. Blaine Warren "Pa's Cool"Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2018 | Sun Advocate

    ... 1961. Blaine was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He was a lifelong resident of Carbon County, graduate of Carbon High School Class of 1952 and later attended Carbon College. Blaine loved the Runnin' Utes, Yankee baseball ...

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