Youngsters head out with friends to enjoy warmer days
Amberia Mena and Marriah Darty enjoy warm spring weather by riding a scooter in their neighborhood last week. Many kids in Carbon County are heading outside with friends to enjoy warmer weather....
East Carbon focuses on improving city's image
Officials in East Carbon City have taken the initiative to improve the perception of and actual conditions within the community.
Sun Advocate earns second place ranking in Utah Better Newspaper Contest
Advertising director Jenni Fasselin, webmaster Jason Bailey and publisher Richard Shaw show off several of the statewide awards captured by the Sun Advocate in the 2006 Utah Better Newspaper Contest....
Public health district provides local mercury disposal service
Older electrical switches often contain mercury. Utah Department of Environmental Quality and local health departments have teamed up to provide a way to safely dispose of products containing mercury....
Carbon County News Briefs
Price officials raise sewer rates to counter rate increases by PRWID
Carbon County youngsters ignore colder temperatures, gather dandelion bouquets
Carbon County youth Sami and Keye Gibbs brave last week's colder temperatures and venture outdoors to gather bouquets of dandelions.
Visionary Award given to local citizens during Price City coucil meeting
Dana Young, Juanita Richard, Scott Olsen, Susan Hyde and Brandon Sicilia receive the Visionary Service Award from the Price city council and Mayor Joe Piccolo. These individuals were given the award at the March 28 Price city council meeting for thei...
Kiwanis radio auction a big hit once again
At the end of the day, as the sun goes down, the big board is empty, with everything sold out. Keith Mason relaxes with a soda, knowing that the club has once again been successful with another year of auctioning. Items in the auction are donated by ...
U.S. Labor Department, Utah Agencies Launch 'employer 101 Labor Law Basic Training' website
The U.S. Department of Labor's Wage and Hour Division, the Utah Department of Workforce Services and the Utah Labor Commission have joined forces to launch Employer 101 Labor Law Basic Training, a one-stop online resource for Utah employers on federa...
Scammers send e-mails claiming to come from the IRS
The Internal Revenue Service alerted taxpayers on Monday about Internet scams in which fraudulent e-mails are sent that appear to be from the IRS.
UDOT Accepting Input on State Transportation Plans
The Utah Department of Transportation will accept public comments regarding the state agency's long-range plan for 2007-2030 through April 26.
MSHA Launches Mining Property Safety Campaign
The United States Department of Labor's Mine Safety and Health Administration recently launched a nationwide public safety campaign to warn outdoor enthusiasts, especially children, about the dangers of playing on mine property....
Asset development program available to residents
New asset development program now available to Carbon County residents.