Carbon County Newswire (Page 2)

Carbon County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Carbon County, UT. (Page 2)

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  1. Governor discusses issues during visit to Carbon CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Sun Advocate

    ... to be. And so I'm disappointed in what they've done with the Supreme Court." The Governor's entourage included Carbon County Commissioner Jae Potter, Beaver County Commissioner Mark Whitney, and Garfield County Commissioner, Leland Pollock. The ...

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  2. Firm's demise causes halt in 9-Mile Canyon projectRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2016 | Sun Advocate

    The recent dissolution of Renegade Industrial, LLC, has put Carbon County's joint project with Duchesne County to construct a salt shed in Nine Mile Canyon on hold. Renegade Industrial was awarded the contract by the Carbon County Municipal Building Authority for the project last September with a bid of $301,965.

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  3. Agencies team up to fill - food insecurity gap'Read the original story

    Jun 14, 2016 | Sun Advocate

    ... Castle Valley Center, Creekview Elementary, Sally Mauro Elementary and Wellington City Park. In addition, the Carbon County Food Bank delivers snack packs on a regular basis during summer months to various locations, including the Price City ...

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  4. Loretta Jones Body in Elmo reburied after being exhumed evidenceRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2016 | Emery County Progress

    The body of Loretta Jones was reinterred in the Elmo Town Cemetery on Wednesday afternoon, after being exhumed earlier for evidence concerning her death almost 46 years ago. Jones was murdered in July of 1970 and while the case against a suspect was dismissed at the time, the idea that someday justice might be served grew closer this week, after almost seven years of investigation by the Carbon County Sheriff's Office.

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  5. Family, friends, neighbors honor lost Emery County miners with memorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2016 | Deseret News

    ... dedication in Castle Dale. Just shy of a year ago, a community-driven effort produced a stunning memorial to Carbon County miners killed in accidents since the late 1800s. On Saturday, it was Emery County's turn to recognize 124 fallen miners whose ...

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  6. Price woman arrested on drug chargesRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2016 | Sun Advocate

    ... 2 grams of heroin, several Xanax pills, paraphernalia and just over $1,600 in cash. She was booked into the Carbon County Jail on charges of Possession of Methamphetamine and Heroin With Intent to Distribute as Second Degree Felonies, and Possession ...

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  7. Ceremony Saturday to honor Emery County minersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Tribune file photo) A large statue of a single miner with pick axe stands over the Carbon County Coal Miners' Memorial that was unveiled and dedicated last September on Price's Main Street. A similar monument to people killed in Emery County mines -- including Wilberg and Crandall Canyon -- will be dedicated Saturday in Castle Dale.

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  8. Retiring Milovich receives Golden Bear AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | Sun Advocate

    The Business Expansion and Retention group has presented Eastern Utah Community Credit Union President Mike Milovich with its Golden Bear Award for outstanding business and community leadership. The presentation in the credit union office on May 27 was a chance to thank Milovich for his many years of service to Carbon County through governmental work and personal commitment.

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  9. Utah family hopes for justice in 45-year-old murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | KSL-TV

    A Carbon County family expressed hope Wednesday that justice could still be served in a 45-year-old murder case, as detectives retrieved new potential DNA samples from the victim's exhumed remains. "I would hope that nobody has to exhume their own mother," Heidi Jones-Asay said after holding a rededication and graveside service for her mother, Loretta Jones, at the Elmo City Cemetery.

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  10. Cops trained on life-saving antidote for drug overdoseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | Sun Advocate

    ... policy by each department. The Naloxone kits will be then distributed to officers in the next few weeks by the Carbon County Sheriff's Office of Emergency Management, which will administer the program. Funding for the Naloxone kits was provided by ...

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  11. Can we end the legacy of poverty?Read the original story

    May 26, 2016 | Sun Advocate

    Forty-two percent of children in Carbon County are at risk of remaining in poverty as adults, and 48 percent of youth ages 10-17 experiencing intergenerational poverty have some involvement with the Juvenile Justice System. That's according to Utah's Fourth Annual Report on Intergenerational Poverty, Welfare Dependency and the Use of Public Assistance.

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  12. USUE renews request to dismiss cosmetology suitRead the original story

    May 24, 2016 | Sun Advocate

    The Utah Attorney General's Office on Wednesday filed a memorandum in Seventh Judicial District Court supporting its earlier motion to dismiss a lawsuit filed by four cosmetology instructors against USU Eastern and Chancellor Joe Peterson. Judge George Harmond on April 28 had dismissed the case against two of the four defendants named in the complaint, the Carbon County Attorney's office and Assistant County Attorney John E. Schindler.

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  13. Some humor, music lighten deadly serious topic: suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Sun Advocate

    Stand Up Comic Guy Seidel provided the laughs; the band, "Shadows of the Valley" furnished the live music; and San Rafael Works Cowboy Cooking catered the food for "Man Night" Wednesday evening at the Carbon County Event Center. Sponsored by Four Corners Behaviorial Health with support from the Hope Squad of Carbon and Emery Counties and many local businesses, the goal of Man Night was to raise awareness of suicide among males in their 20s and 30s and disseminate information on suicide prevention.

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  14. HISTORICAL Tuesday: Community unites to save collegeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Sun Advocate

    In 1953, Carbon College was facing the most serious threat to its existence, a closure ironically forced by a former mayor of Price and current governor J. Bracken Lee. Almost immediately thereafter, newspaper articles highlighted the efforts started by Carbon County residents that intensified in an attempt to save the college in Price by forcing a popular vote in the state to reverse the actions of the Utah Legislature.

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  15. State officials survey stock at Scofield ReservoirRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | Deseret News

    ... morning pulling fish from nets at Scofield Reservoir as part of a seasonal gill netting survey. SCOFIELD, Carbon County - State wildlife officials, volunteers and avid anglers spent Thursday morning pulling fish from nets at Scofield Reservoir as ...

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  16. Suspect arrested in vehicle battery theftRead the original story

    May 12, 2016 | Sun Advocate

    The count of reported stolen RV batteries in the Price area rose to three dozen by Friday afternoon and a suspect has been arrested and booked into Carbon County Jail, according to Price Police Capt. Bill Barnes.

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  17. Highway 10 design work rolls along, construction may begin by next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | Sun Advocate

    ... 6-8 foot shoulders and improved drainage. The design was presented during the May 4 regular meeting of the Carbon County Commission. The UDOT is currently preparing an environmental document and designing the improvements. Field survey crews are on ...

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  18. 2 juveniles arrested in Scofield burglary spreeRead the original story

    May 2, 2016 | Sun Advocate

    Two Salt Lake-area boys were arrested and booked into the Carbon County Youth Detention Center on May 7 in connection with a burglary spree of cabins at the Bolotas Subdivision in Scofield. According to a Sheriff's Office news release, the duo were staying with some other juveniles in a friend's grandfather's cabin when they decided to break into at least five cabins, taking electronics, alcohol and hunting gear.

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  19. Suspect arrested in vehicle battery theftRead the original story

    May 6, 2016 | Sun Advocate

    The count of reported stolen RV batteries in the Price area rose to three dozen by Friday afternoon and a suspect has been arrested and booked into Carbon County Jail, according to Price Police Capt. Bill Barnes.

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  20. Casual Thoughts Lewis FeildRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | The Uintah Basin Standard

    ... from Utah. I was from Roosevelt and he was from Elk Ridge, Utah. I remember my aunt taking me to a rodeo in Carbon County at Price when I was just a little kid and recall a bareback bronc rider named Mickey Young from nearby Wellington, Utah. I ...

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