Carbon County Newswire (Page 4)

Carbon County Newswire (Page 4)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Carbon County, UT. (Page 4)

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  1. Up to 300 new jobs for Castle CountryRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2016 | Sun Advocate

    Four companies which could provide up to 300 full and part-time office-type jobs have either begun hiring in Carbon County or are close to beginning. At a meeting with interested members of the community Wednesday afternoon at the Carbon County Event Center, representatives of Accelerant Business Solutions Provider, Direct Business Lending and Key Research presented their plans.

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  2. Up to 300 new jobs for Castle CountryRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2016 | Sun Advocate

    Four companies which could provide up to 300 full and part-time office-type jobs have either begun hiring in Carbon County or are close to beginning. At a meeting with interested members of the community Wednesday afternoon at the Carbon County Event Center, representatives of Accelerant Business Solutions Provider, Direct Business Lending and Key Research presented their plans.

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  3. New court complex price tag estimated at $13.5 millionRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2016 | Sun Advocate

    The price tag on a new Seventh District and Juvenile Court Complex is estimated at $13.5 million. Financing for the proposed building project was discussed during the regular Carbon County Commission meeting Wednesday.

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  4. Chaffetz decries EPA, ACA, minimum wageRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | Sun Advocate

    On a stage decked with campaign materials, Rep. Jason Chaffetz spoke to students of USU Eastern as well as members of the Carbon County community regarding concerns with the state and federal government. While most of the hour-long town hall meeting focused on question and answer with the audience, including comments on minimum wage, the Affordable Care Act and the pharmaceutical industry, Chaffetz also addressed concern with the Environmental Protection Agency and its role in the energy industry.

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  5. Juanita Richard named Utah Animal Control Volunteer of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2016 | Sun Advocate

    Juanita Richard, who has led the Carbon County Humane Society efforts for years, has been recognized as the Utah Animal Control Officers Volunteer of the Year for 2016. "It came as a total surprise," she said.

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  6. Wellington PTA officer arrested on theft chargeRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2016 | Sun Advocate

    A 29-year-old Carbon County woman already facing three charges of theft and use of a financial transaction card and one count of providing false information at her preliminary hearing was arrested and booked on a different charge on Jan. 29 as a suspect in reported "discrepancies" in Wellington Elementary School PTA accounts. Nichole Lynn Nelson was booked on one count of theft, a third-degree felony.

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  7. Traffic stop leads to drug charges, capture of fugitiveRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2016 | Sun Advocate

    ... for being identified and arrested for her outstanding warrants. Fowler was arrested and booked into the Carbon County Jail for the three warrants and the misdemeanor charge of False Personal Information to Police. Fowler has been arrested eight ...

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  8. Terrorism at homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | Sun Advocate

    Previously untold stories of gruesome physical assault and mental anguish in Castle Country homes came to light last Thursday at the 9th Annual Domestic Violence Training and Officer Appreciation event in the Carbon County Event Center. Presentations included information on human trafficking, dating violence, changes in Utah law, and the development of a lethality assessment for domestic situations that are potentially violent.

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  9. Jason Chaffetz Town Hall Luncheon at USU EasternRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2016 | Emery County Progress

    Representative Jason Chaffetz will be coming to Price for a town hall lunch meeting on Tuesday February 16, 2016. In an event hosted by USU Eastern and the Carbon County Republican Party, Congressman Chaffetz will speak about current legislation as a Representative of Utah's 3rd Congressional District and also take questions from attendees.

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  10. Habitat for HumanityRead the original story

    Feb 9, 2016 | Emery County Progress

    HFHCC was founded in 1989 on the conviction that every man, woman, and child should have a decent, safe, and affordable place to live. Since then, HFHCC has built six homes and renovated one throughout Carbon and Emery counties, with the most recent one complete in December 2013 in Wellington.

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  11. Reservoir study moves ahead, but concerns ariseRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2016 | Sun Advocate

    While there is no objection to the idea of increasing water storage in Carbon County, there are some specific concerns about the proposed Garley Wash site west of the the golf course for a dam and reservoir. That's because the dam and the 10,000 acre feet of water it would impound are also just west of the upscale neighborhood that borders the course.

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  12. IRS says free income tax help available for Castle Country residentsRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2016 | Sun Advocate

    The "Earn It, Keep It, Save It" coalition, the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program and the Internal Revenue Service are offering free tax preparation to Emery and Carbon County residents for both federal and Utah State Tax Commission tax returns to be electronically filed. Community tax volunteers will be checking to see if area residents are eligible for the Earned Income Tax Credit or EITC.

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  13. Wellington PD, understaffed, makes most of reservesRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2016 | Sun Advocate

    ... scheduling is difficult and often leaves holes in the schedule. In order to help with these gaps, the Carbon County Sheriff Department has agreed to take calls in Wellington between midnight and 7 a.m. "If it's a serious call, they're just going to ...

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  14. Faculty lawsuit targets university, county over Price mayor's outburstRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2016 | Sun Advocate

    Just a week before Price Mayor Joe Piccolo is scheduled to deliver his annual State of the City address, a year-old incident that was thought to have been settled has cropped up again in the form of a lawsuit. According to court documents, four faculty members in the USU Eastern Cosmetology Department filed a complaint in Seventh District Court Monday claiming USU Eastern and Chancellor Joe Peterson failed to protect them from Mayor Piccolo, and the Carbon County Attorney's Office and Deputy County Attorney John Schindler failed to properly charge and prosecute Piccolo after his "assault on Professors while they were at work."

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  15. County Jail: - It's not our job to punish them'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2016 | Sun Advocate

    After a Letter to the Editor was published January 12 that was critical of the treatment of prisoners at the Carbon County Jail, Sheriff Jeff Wood invited the Sun Advocate to tour the facility and interview the jail staff to get their response to the allegations made. Jail Commander Lieutenant Justin Sherman , and Sergeant Victor Turner outlined the day-to-day operation of the jail and conducted the tour on a very hectic day for the jail staff as they coordinated transporting inmates to and from court appearances on Wednesday.

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  16. EpidemicRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2016 | Sun Advocate

    Carbon County, which once stood alone alone at the top in Utah's drug overdose death rate, has unfortunately added company in recent years. According to the latest estimates released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the national epidemic of pain killer and heroin overdose deaths has spread through rural Utah.

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  17. Price drug raid nets 2 suspects, lots of cash, dopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2016 | Sun Advocate

    Months of investigation by the Carbon Metro Drug Task Force culminated in a surprise raid at a Price home at 390 N. 100 East and the arrest of two suspects early Saturday morning. According to a Price Police report, the court-authorized raid began at 4:30 a.m., led by Carbon County Sheriff's SWAT team members.

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  18. J.C. Penney to close doors after 106 years in PriceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2016 | Sun Advocate

    ... etc. to be found in this part of the country and at prices you will wonder at." Ads appeared in both the Carbon County News and the Eastern Utah Advocate listing ladies' skirts for $1.98, men's suits for $3.98, and men's hats as low as 69 cents. The ...

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  19. 2 arrested after drug den found in Carbon County homeRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2016 | KSL-TV

    TV of Salt Lake City reports that a task force comprised of Carbon County Sheriff's deputies and police from Price and Helper raided a home at 4:30 a.m. Saturday.

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  20. 2 arrested in Price for allegedly housing drug den, hiding drugs under children's toysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2016 | KSL-TV

    At 4:30 a.m., Carbon Metro City Task Force, assisted by officers from Price City Police, Helper City Police and the Carbon County Sheriff's Office, served a search warrant to the resident of Thomas Albert Sanchez at 390 North 100 East in Price. Deputies from the Carbon County Sheriff's Office SWAT team comprised the initial entry team.

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