Emery County Newswire

Emery County Newswire

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

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  1. Five vehicle crash on SR-6Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | Emery County Progress

    ... A wrecker from Green River is headed to assist at the scene as well as several Utah Highway Patrol troopers and Emery County deputies. Guardian Air medical helicopter has been called out to transport the seriously injured. It was reported the crash ...

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  2. Commission approves placing tax increase on ballotRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Emery County Progress

    The Emery County commission voted to approve adding to the ballot this November the .25 of 1 percent sales option tax as allowed by HB364. The cities have asked the commission to put it on the ballot.

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  3. Castle Valley Pageant to run July 28-30, Aug. 2-6Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 26 | Emery County Progress

    The Castle Valley pageant commences its 35th season July 28-30 and Aug. 2-6 at the pageant site high above the towns of Emery County. The current pageant president is Brad Giles of Castle Dale, with Dennis Gordon of Huntington as first counselor and Gordon Bennett of Ferron as second counselor.

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  4. Heal Utah Et Al v. Kane County Water Conservancy District San Juan...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | FindLaw

    ... Castle Holdings Inc. for the proposed development of a nuclear power plant (the Project) near Green River, in Emery County, Utah. We refer to the Districts and Blue Castle collectively as the Applicants. The Applicants' leases are contingent on ...

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  5. Cedar City homicide suspect vehicle spotted on I-70Read the original story

    Monday Jul 25 | Emery County Progress

    ... ned. The whereabouts of the murder suspect is not known at this time. The suspect vehicle has been taken to the Emery County sheriff's office where it will be processed for evidence. The vehicle was stopped near the east Green River interchange.

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  6. Appellate court upholds water rights diversion for planned nuclear power plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | KSL-TV

    ... be leased to Blue Castle Holdings for use at a twin-reactor nuclear power plant planned near Green River in Emery County. Harmond concluded Jones followed the law in a 26-page decision that came as a result of a five-day trial in Price where HEAL ...

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  7. Utah appeals court OKs plan for nuclear site on Green RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | NewsOK.com

    A Utah energy company may soon begin work on a nuclear power plant along the Green River after an appellate court upheld a decision to allow the proposal. The Utah Court of Appeals on Thursday ruled that Blue Castle Holdings' plan for a nuclear site in Emery County can move forward.

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  8. Utah Court of Appeals to allow nuclear power plant on Green RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... of Appeals affirmed Thursday an earlier court ruling allowing Blue Castle Holdings' plan for a nuclear site in Emery County to continue. The unanimous opinion affirms the 7th District Court's 2013 ruling that the company's bid would not overly tax ...

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  9. Police mum about death of Orangeville woman, shooting of her husbandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | KSL-TV

    ... A man with a gunshot wound to his torso was taken to a hospital. That's all the information released from the Emery County Attorney's Office Monday. The release came with a statement from the Emery County Sheriff's Office instructing the media not ...

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  10. Capitalism has let labor down, Socialist Party candidate saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Sun Advocate

    ... Hart on the Utah ballot. She's familiar with this area. From 2002 to 2006 she worked at the Co-Op mine in Emery County, trying to get it unionized. The drive was unsuccessful, and with the closure of the Deer Creek mine later there are no union ...

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  11. July 27 is the day the Jazz man comes to Emery CountyRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Emery County Progress

    ... and people will be excited to see him. He does a lot of clinics and he really enjoys being involved." All of Emery County is encouraged to come and meet former Jazzman Thurl Bailey. Thurl played for the Jazz for nine seasons and currently works as a ...

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  12. County commission hires lawyer for personnel mattersRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Emery County Progress

    At the Emery County Commissioner's July 5 meeting the commissioners approved an Engagement Contract with D. Scott Crook Law to represent Emery County in general human resource and personnel matters. This item was approved on the consent agenda and not brought forward for any discussion.

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  13. Deputies respond to incident in Orangeville/person deadRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Emery County Progress

    On July 17 at approximately 10 p.m.deputies from the Emery County Sheriff's Office responded to an incident in the subdivision in Orangeville. Deputies reported they had located the subject through a window in a chair.

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  14. Secretary of Interior Jewell tours Emery CountyRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Emery County Progress

    Sally Jewell Secretary of the United States Department of the Interior toured Emery County July 12, with Emery County Commissioner Keith Brady leading the tour. When Sally Jewell and her staff arrived they were greeted by Emery County Commissioners, leaders of the Public Lands Council, Bureau of Land Management and Forest Service officials and some former County Commissioners as well as other interested members of the government and the community.

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  15. Deputies respond to incident in Orangeville/person deceasedRead the original story

    Monday Jul 18 | Emery County Progress

    On July 17 at approximately 10 p.m.deputies from the Emery County Sheriff's Office responded to an incident in the subdivision in Orangeville. The subject was inside the home and other family members were apparently hiding behind a neighbor's house.

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  16. Police answering welfare call find woman dead, man with gunshot woundRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Deseret News

    The Emery County sheriff's and county attorney's offices said in a release Monday that police responded to a call for a welfare check Sunday and found the deceased woman. The man was found with a gunshot wound to his torso and was hospitalized.

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  17. News Release from Emery County AttorneyRead the original story

    Monday Jul 18 | Emery County Progress

    Emery County Sheriff's Office received a request for a welfare check on July 17. During the welfare check, a male was found with a gunshot wound to his torso. He was transported to a hospital for treatment.

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  18. Woman found dead, man wounded in Orangeville homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Salt Lake Tribune

    The Emery County Sheriff's Office confirmed the apparent slaying of a woman and wounding of a man over the weekend. However, sheriff's spokewoman Janalee Luke said no further information could be released on Monday, due to the ongoing nature of the investigation.

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  19. Public Lands Initiative is too little, too lateRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... well. It would add thousands of wilderness acres, expand one national monument (Dinosaur) and create another in Emery County.

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  20. Studies show regional power grid would be great for California -- for Utah, outlook is still unclearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Salt Lake Tribune

    The Salt Lake Tribune) The Environmental Protection Agency estimates that installing selective catalytic reduction at Rocky Mountain Power's Huntington coal-fired power plant in Emery County will reduce emissions of nitrogen oxide, one of the chemicals that contributes to the formation of haze. The Salt Lake Tribune) The Environmental Protection Agency estimates that installing selective catalytic reduction at Rocky Mountain Power's Huntington coal-fired power plant in Emery County will reduce emissions of nitrogen oxide, one of the chemicals that contributes to the formation of haze.

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