Carbon County Newswire (Page 6)

Carbon County Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Carbon County, UT. (Page 6)

Results 101 - 120 of 164 in Carbon County, UT

  1. Carbon joins Rural Utah Counties AllianceRead the original story

    Jul 26, 2016 | Sun Advocate

    ... Gunnison, and self-described volunteer messenger and advocate for the alliance, during a presentation to the Carbon County Commission at its regular meeting of Wednesday, July 20. Nay declared RUA's mission is to work with state and county officials ...

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  2. How Utah coal interests helped push a secret plan to export coal from CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2016 | High Country News

    ... politics that entangled struggling communities in two vastly different regions: West Oakland and rural Utah. Carbon County, Utah, got its name from the vast amounts of coal found in the rugged country southeast of Salt Lake City. Coal mining took ...

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  3. Utah woman dead after crash on U.S. Highway 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2016 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... commercial water tanker vehicle. One woman is dead after a Friday crash on U.S. Highway 6 near the Utah County-Carbon County line. The crash occurred about 2:15 p.m. near mile marker 220, about 20 miles north of Price, according to the Utah Highway ...

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  4. At least one dead in crash on Utah's U.S. Highway 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | Salt Lake Tribune

    The crash occurred near the Utah-Carbon County line at mile post 222, about 20 miles north of Price, according to the Utah Department of Transportation website. The crash, which occurred sometime before 2:30 p.m., blocked traffic in both directions A - at least two lanes - and travelers were being rerouted on U.S. Highway 191 to Emma Park Road, UDOT said.

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  5. East Carbon dedicates its Miners MemorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2016 | Sun Advocate

    East Carbon Mayor Doug Parsons speaks at the dedication of the city's satellite Miners Memorial monument Friday afternoon. The engraved stone has a coal miner's prayer on one side and a list of all Carbon County mines and the number of fatalities on the other face.

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  6. Courtesy | Heidi Asay Loretta Jones, on the right, stands with her family for a photo.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2016 | Salt Lake Tribune

    More than 40 years after a young girl found her mother stabbed to death, police in eastern Utah say they're finally zeroing in on a suspect in the case. Investigators uncovered new evidence against a long-ago suspect in the killing of Loretta Jones, 23, in Price, Carbon County sheriff's Sgt.

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  7. Police are closer to cold-case closure after new evidence 'by the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2016 | Salt Lake Tribune

    More than 40 years after a young girl found her mother stabbed to death, police in eastern Utah say they're finally zeroing in on a suspect in the case. Investigators uncovered new evidence against a long-ago suspect in the killing of Loretta Jones, 23, in Price, Carbon County Sheriff's Sgt.

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  8. Police uncover new evidence 'by the truckload' in Price woman's 1970 stabbing deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2016 | Salt Lake Tribune

    SALT LAKE CITY a More than 40 years after a young girl found her mother stabbed to death, police in eastern Utah say they're finally zeroing in on a suspect in the case. Investigators uncovered new evidence against a long-ago suspect in the killing of Loretta Jones, 23, in the town of Price, Carbon County Sheriff's Sgt.

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  9. Police uncover new evidence in woman's 1970 stabbing deathRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2016 | KSL-TV

    More than 40 years after a young girl found her mother stabbed to death, police in eastern Utah say they're finally zeroing in on a suspect in the case. Investigators uncovered new evidence against a long-ago suspect in the killing of Loretta Jones, 23, in the town of Price, Carbon County Sheriff's Sgt.

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  10. Scofield monument dedicatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2016 | Sun Advocate

    ... lished stone has a poem commemorating the Scofield Disaster of May 1, 1900. On the other side is a list of all Carbon County mines and the number of fatalities at each. A similar satellite monument will be dedicated in East Carbon at 1 p.m. Friday.

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  11. Emergency teams didn't get much of a holiday breakRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2016 | Sun Advocate

    The long Fourth of July holiday weekend was a busy time for emergency responders in Carbon County with calls to numerous ATV accidents, and two small wildfires ignited by lightning strikes from intense thunderstorms. The weather is also blamed for a power outage in Price Monday night.

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  12. 'New things coming to light' in unsolved '70 murder...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2016 | Deseret News

    ... daughter founder her dead in the front room of their home on July 30, 1970. Detective Wally Hendricks of the Carbon County Sheriff's Office said DNA samples were collected from Jones' remains and other forensic examination conducted following the ...

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  13. Living history: From Eastern Europe to Eastern Utah, a hard road to a better lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2016 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... was 1900. The 15-year- old worked at a steel mill in Pueblo, Colorado. Three years later, he landed in Utah's Carbon County. "My dad and a fellow Slovenian signed up with the U.S. government to build some dams in Utah," Rudy Rebol said in interviews ...

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  14. Homicide cold case now in AGa s officeRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2016 | Sun Advocate

    A nearly 46 year old cold case of murder in Price was placed in the hands of the Utah Attorney General's office on Wednesday, and now that office will take some time to decide if a prosecution should move forward. "It was a three and a half hour meeting," said Carbon County Sheriff's Office Detective David Brewer on Thursday morning.

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  15. Unclaimed property in Carbon valued at $2 millionRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2016 | Sun Advocate

    Utah State Treasurer David Damschen has announced that the State of Utah's Unclaimed Property Division currently safeguards nearly $2 million in lost or abandoned property from residents and businesses with last known addresses in Carbon County. Along with all states across the nation, Utah adopted the Uniform Unclaimed Property Act - ensuring abandoned or lost property of its citizens is turned over to State government - not kept by companies, employers, service providers and others.

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  16. Legal questions arise as Oakland bans coal at portRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2016 | Sun Advocate

    Carbon County Commissioner and member of the Utah Permanent Community Impact Board Jae Potter said he doesn't think the City of Oakland has the authority to ban coal from the proposed deep water port being developed there. He said, "There are a number of legal issues, but I'm not an attorney.

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  17. In Memoriam: Robert Mullins, Carbon Pulitzer Prize winnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2016 | Sun Advocate

    Carbon County lost a treasure on June 8 and most people in the area are not even aware that a man who won a Pulitzer Prize in 1962 for his reporting was from this area. Robert Mullins passed away in Leesburg, Virginia near his daughter's home but his trip to that area was long and varied.

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  18. Helper, Carbon Canal get $4.2 million for flood controlRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2016 | Sun Advocate

    The Natural Resources Conservation Service has awarded Emergency Watershed Protection grants to Helper City and the Carbon Canal Company for flood-related projects in the wake of the 2014 flooding events that affected several areas in Carbon County. The agreement with the NRCS for the projects was reviewed and approved at the regular meeting of the Carbon County Commission on June 15. Torrential rains in August and September of 2014 resulted in substantial flooding in Helper, Spring Glen, the Carbon Country Club, Carbonville, Westwood Subdivision and Wellington.

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  19. Two arrests in early Thursday drug bustRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2016 | Sun Advocate

    ... provided by Price City Police Capt. Bill Barnes, Strong, 29, of Price, was arrested and booked into the Carbon County jail for Possession With Intent To Distribute Heroin, a second degree felony charge. About 7 grams of heroin and just under $1,500 ...

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  20. Do you have unclaimed property?Read the original story

    Jun 21, 2016 | Emery County Progress

    Utah Treasurer David Damschen Announces Nearly *$2 Million in Lost Property Awaits Reclaim from Over 3,000 Castle Country Tied Residents June 21, 2016 "Utah State Treasurer David Damschen announced that the State of Utah's Unclaimed Property Division currently safeguards nearly $2 million in lost or abandoned property from residents and businesses with last known addresses in Carbon County. Along with all states across the nation, Utah adopted the Uniform Unclaimed Property Act " ensuring abandoned or lost property of its citizens is turned over to State government " not kept by companies, employers, service providers and others.

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