Emery County Newswire

Emery County Newswire

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

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  1. Llewelyn Initial AppearanceRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Sun Advocate

    The Carbon County Attorney's Office filed formal charges Wednesday afternoon against County Emergency Management Director, Jason Llewelyn. Llewelyn is still is being held in the Emery County Jail on $85,000 bail and appeared via video linkup.

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  2. Watershed protection crucial after fire stripped forest coverRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Sun Advocate

    ... nitude. The Huntington Creek EWP project was administered by the NRCS state office in Utah, in partnership with Emery County.

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  3. In our opinion: What's the future of Utah's coal country?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Deseret News

    When it comes to discussing national energy policy, it's easy to lose sight of the fact that even minor changes can have a major impact on individuals and communities. We're seeing that now in Utah's coal country.

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  4. 'Jurassic National Monument' proposal gets local supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Newsday

    A proposal from two congressmen to convert a central Utah dinosaur fossil quarry rich in Jurassic-period bones into a national monument gained a key endorsement Tuesday from county officials. The Emery County public lands council voted unanimously to back a plan that would elevate the Cleveland-Lloyd dinosaur fossil quarry to what could be known as the "Jurassic National Monument," said Randy Johnson, Emery County's public lands adviser.

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  5. Carbon County emergency manager charged with 20 feloniesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KSL-TV

    ... that Llewelyn misused city funds. Llewelyn made his first court appearance Wednesday via video feed from the Emery County Jail, where he is being held in lieu of $85,000 bail. He asked the judge for a public defender, a request that will be ...

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  6. Utah emergency manager charged with 20 felonies for alleged theft of public fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... to a high of $399. In all, the counts total $2,790.67. Llewelyn was arrested and booked in to the neighboring Emery County jail in Castle Dale last week. Bail was set at $10,000. Carbon County's sheriff's office announced the arrest in a press ...

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  7. No, not a park: Emery County wants 'Jurassic National Monument'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Salt Lake Tribune

    A proposal from two congressmen to convert a central Utah dinosaur fossil quarry rich in Jurassic-period bones into a national monument gained a key endorsement Tuesday from county officials. The Emery County Public Lands Council voted unanimously to back a plan that would elevate the Cleveland-Lloyd dinosaur fossil quarry to what could be known as the "Jurassic National Monument," said Randy Johnson, Emery County's public lands adviser.

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  8. Editor's Notes: Will an ambulance come when you call?Read the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Emery County Progress

    ... now and wondering how things are going to play out in the future. The situation to which I am referring is the Emery County Ambulance Service. This is strictly an opinion piece based upon my observations over the past several years and upon several ...

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  9. Ferron readies town for Peach Days celebrationRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Emery County Progress

    ... The council will collect more information and revisit the contract in a future meeting. Shelbee Murdoch, Emery County Miss Outstanding teen asked for a sponsorship to help her attend the Miss Utah Outstanding Teen Pageant. The council approved $100. ...

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  10. Commission holds annual Green River meetingRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Emery County Progress

    The Emery County commission met in Green River for their annual meeting on Aug. 25. They approved the Title V right-of-way grants on BLM roads as follows: Last Chance, Buckhorn Wash Realignment and Hadden Wash. Commissioner Ethan Migliori said the agreement to utilize the lands for the Huntington North Reservoir public recreation trail had to be signed previously and they were ratifying this agreement at commission meeting.

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  11. "Cassius" Clay Collard fights in Vegas on SaturdayRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Emery County Progress

    Emery County's own, "Cassius" Clay Collard is on the road to Las Vegas for one of his biggest fights to date. He will fight on Sept.

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  12. Coal miners' memorial rises from tragedy, honor and community sacrificeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Deseret News

    ... part 2 of a three-day look at the issues surrounding this issue and the impact on Utahns. CRANDALL CANYON MINE, Emery County - On this day when there is iced snow on the ground and a biting March wind is rustling among the evergreens, Frank Markosek ...

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  13. Scarred forest healing, but recreationists still feeling the burnRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | Sun Advocate

    ... road and drainage, but the area is open to hiking, horseback riding and camping. With more collaboration from Emery County, Utah DWR, grazing permit holders, the Forest Service and the Skyline Cooperative Weed Management Area, other remedial work in ...

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  14. Emergency Operations Director arrestedRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | Sun Advocate

    ... department's administrative policies." Llewelyn is on unpaid administrative leave after being booked into the Emery County Jail Monday night on 17 third-degree felony counts of misusing public funds. Bail was set at $85,000, or $5,000 for each ...

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  15. Carbon County emergency operations chief arrested, jailedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Jason Llewelyn, a certified officer with the Carbon County Sheriff's Office, was booked into neighboring Emery County's jail on Tuesday. He remained behind bars in Castle Dale on Wednesday.

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  16. Carbon Emergency Operations Director arrested - updatedRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Sun Advocate

    Jason Llewelyn, Carbon County's Emergency Operations Director and 10-year veteran of the County Sheriff's Office, has been placed on unpaid administrative leave after being booked into the Emery County Jail on theft-related offenses, according to Carbon County Sheriff Jeff Wood. "The Carbon County Sheriff's Office takes all allegations of misconduct by its officers very seriously," the sheriff stated in a news release Tuesday.

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  17. Carbon County emergency operations director booked on theft-related countsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Carbon County's emergency operations director has been placed on unpaid administrative leave and booked on theft-related offenses, Sheriff Jeff Wood announced Tuesday. Jason Llewelyn, a certified officer for the Carbon County Sheriff's Office who serves as the emergency operations director, was booked into the Emery County jail, according to Wood's news release.

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  18. Editor's Notes: Do you need a trophy for showing up?Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Emery County Progress

    ... informed. How many things do you let slip by because you didn't know about it. The county recently hosted the Emery County Fair. I had some people tell me, I didn't know the fair was going on? I just thought, well you must live in a bubble. The fair ...

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  19. Spanish trail riders visit San Rafael SwellRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Emery County Progress

    The Spanish Trail riders spent three days riding in Emery County this past week. This is the second leg of their journey.

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  20. Public lands field trip to Cleveland-Lloyd Dinosaur quarryRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Emery County Progress

    The Emery County Public Lands Council visited the Cleveland-Lloyd Dinosaur Quarry on a field trip to discuss boundaries with Bureau of Land Management staff, Ken Ivory and Mike Leschin. The lands council is proposing to add a monument component to the Public Lands Initiative which is being put together by Rep. Rob Bishop and Rep. Jason Chaffetz.

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