Tooele County Newswire (Page 9)

Tooele County Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Tooele County, UT. (Page 9)

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  1. State board nixes charter school for Stansbury ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | Tooele Transcript Bulletin On-line

    ... growth in approving a charter school." Linda Hansen, state school board member whose district includes Tooele County, said the communications she has received indicates the community is divided over the new charter school. "About half ...

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  2. 2015-16 Tooele County SwimmingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | Tooele Transcript Bulletin On-line

    ... at the Region 10 swim meet held at the Pratt Aquatic Center. Excellence in swimming has been a tradition in Tooele County for decades, and it's a tradition that continued this year. The Buffaloes have enjoyed a slew of region championships, but this ...

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  3. 2015 was good year for jobs in Tooele CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | Tooele Transcript Bulletin

    The unemployment rate for Tooele County in December 2015 was 3.8 percent. It was 4.2 percent in December 2014 and 3.9 percent in November 2015, according to initial employment information released last week by the Utah Department of Workforce Services.

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  4. Complete text of Mayor Marshall's State of the City addressRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | Tooele Transcript Bulletin

    ... Communities did not want this intrusion. Municipalities and volunteer groups were organized. The "No Prison in Tooele County" organization was formed and worked with the municipalities. I wish to thank all the volunteers who worked to keep the ...

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  5. Hotel in Lake Point gets new sign, name after truck crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | Tooele Transcript Bulletin

    ... and caught fire, according to UHP Trooper Chad McCoy. A maintenance worker at the hotel, Jeff Hicken, and Tooele County Sheriff Deputy Brandon Roberts, were able to get the driver out of the cab as the flames spread. The cab was fully engulfed when ...

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  6. Residents riled over rent hike at trailer parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | Tooele Transcript Bulletin On-line

    ... the trailer park. As CEO of the Ensign Group that owns 61,000 acres in Skull Valley, Robinson represents Tooele County's largest private landowner. He also is the president, manager, or general partner of the Uintah Land Company, the ...

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  7. New report: County's arthritis rate is third highest in the stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | Tooele Transcript Bulletin

    The report states 26.1 percent of adults in Tooele County have arthritis. Only two other health districts have a higher rate: southeastern Utah at 28.8 percent and central Utah at 27.5 percent.

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  8. Complete text of Mayor Dunlavy's State of the City addressRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | Tooele Transcript Bulletin

    ... with many more successes to come. I'm very grateful for Grantsville City Mayor Marshall, his council and the Tooele County Commissioners for allowing a new day of unprecedented cooperation. I'm also still very optimistic the Main Street retail ...

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  9. Generous winter storms add to improved local water numbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | Tooele Transcript Bulletin On-line

    ... Weather Service. Despite the wet winter, the U.S. Drought Monitor continues to classify the majority of Tooele County as being in a D2 or "severe" drought. However, the D2 drought area is slightly smaller than it was last month and the drought ...

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  10. Marshall: City is in order 'financially and administratively'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | Tooele Transcript Bulletin On-line

    ... officials, Marshall thanked the city employees who were put to work in the campaign to keep the prison out of Tooele County. "They came to work each day knowing hours would be spent in research and writing letters in an effort to keep the ...

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  11. Dunlavy: Few cities have invested in education like we haveRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2016 | Tooele Transcript Bulletin On-line

    ... Center, Airgas, and other businesses in Tooele. In addition, Dunlavy expressed gratitude to the Tooele County commissioners and Grantsville Mayor Brent Marshall, who work jointly with Tooele City on the new Tooele Valley Economic Development ...

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  12. Live Fit honors 3 area teachers for promoting fitness in classRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | Tooele Transcript Bulletin On-line

    Three teachers were recently recognized for their efforts to promote wellness in their classrooms during the second term of the school year.The Tooele County Live Fit Coalition surprised Ruth Criner of East Elementary, and Daisy DeMarco and Georgia Bunnell of Scholar Academy in their classes last Thursday when coalition members arrived to present ... (more)

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  13. Governor hopeful greets small crowd at City Hall on MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | Tooele Transcript Bulletin On-line

    ... banking on the party's caucus/convention system to get his name on the primary ballot, so he was in Tooele County seeking support for the March 22 community caucus meetings. "This is a grass roots campaign," said Johnson, who is currently the ...

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  14. Citizens group push for study of Tooele County governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | Tooele Transcript Bulletin On-line

    A group of local citizens are taking to the streets to drum up support for an examination of how Tooele County is governed.Following state law, five county citizens have started collecting signatures on a petition that, if successful, will ask voters to decide if Tooele County's form of government should undergo a formal study process."

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  15. 40 sage-grouse will be moved to countyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | Tooele Transcript Bulletin On-line

    The Utah Division of Wildlife Resources will move a group of Greater Sage-Grouse from Box Elder County to Tooele County next month.The DWR plans to move 10 male and 30 female sage-grouse to boost a dwindling sage-grouse population in the Sheeprock Mountains near Vernon and northeastern Juab County.

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  16. Deer poaching cases under investigation in two countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2016 | Deseret News

    ... include bucks, does and fawns that were all shot and left to waste over the last few weeks," Lane said. In Tooele County, police stopped two men Jan. 7 after responding to a call of shots fired and a suspicious vehicle leaving the area, according to ...

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  17. Bird's zeal for milk leads her to state dairy ambassador titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2016 | Tooele Transcript Bulletin

    ... magnesium, along with fluids to help you rehydrate." With her newfound enthusiasm for milk, Bird entered the Tooele County Dairy Princess contest. In May 2015 she was named the Tooele County Dairy Princess. On Jan. 9, 2016 Bird appeared before a ...

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  18. 2016 event schedule continues to grow at UMC race trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2016 | Tooele Transcript Bulletin On-line

    ... June 18-19, 2016, according to John Gardner, UMC spokesperson. This will be the sixth consecutive season in Tooele County for the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series, which is a series of races for a variety of classes of off-road vehicles ranging ...

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  19. Sheriff looks back at changes, events during a busy 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2016 | Tooele Transcript Bulletin On-line

    One year into his term, Tooele County Sheriff Paul Wimmer has the time and space to reflect on a busy first couple of months when he took office last January.

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  20. Courtesy Tooele County Jail Jill GoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2016 | Salt Lake Tribune

    The Utah Court of Appeals has upheld the sentence of a Tooele woman serving up to 15 years behind bars for killer her toddler by inadvertently feeding her methadone. In a 3-0 ruling handed down Thursday, the court rejected arguments by Jill Goff, who claims 3rd District Judge Robert Adkins failed to consider certain mitigating factors when he sentenced her in August 2014.

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