College wants to change its name to something
sayable in just one breath
Officially the name became Utah State University-College of Eastern Utah when the two institutions merged in 2010. But what rolls off the tongue is Utah State University Eastern or USU Eastern for short. A name change request to formalize these ...
Scofield less than half full, water watchers
getting a little nervous
A lot of precipitation at the end of December really brought hopes up that this year might be a banner year for snow and moisture in the Price River basin.
Carbon appeals Narrows decision
Even though they may not have the right to do it, the Carbon Water Conservancy District and two anglers' groups are appealing a federal decision to allow construction of the Gooseberry Narrows dam and reservoir....
Relay for Life ready to launch
annual cancer drive next week
Once again, Carbon County will join with communities worldwide helping to wage war against the indiscriminate killer that is cancer. The 2013 Relay for Life is scheduled to kick off on Feb. 13 as local volunteers, family members and survivors band to...
Fruitcake Extravaganza prizes awarded Saturday
Fruitcake Extravaganza Prizes awarded Saturday.
Cardiovascular disease risk can be reduced
Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in the United States. One in three deaths is from heart disease and stroke. During the month of February, Castleview Hospital and organizations such as the American Heart Association, the Cente...
Average gasoline price rises
Average retail gasoline prices in Utah have risen 9.9 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.13/g Sunday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 1,171 gas outlets in Utah. This compares with the national average that has increased 14.4 ce...
Eastern Utah Women's Health celebrate Go Red for Women's Health on Jan. 30
Mandy Whiteside, Danielle Howa-Pendergrass and Kristen Howa from the Eastern Utah Women's Health celebrate Go Red for Women's Health on Jan. 30 at their office on 894 East 100 North Suite 3 in Price. At the office and through her blog at easternut...
No contest pleas in attempted child sex abuse case
A 26-year-old Price man pled no contest to two counts of attempted sex abuse of a child Monday in Seventh Judicial District Court.
Informality rules at First Friday presentations
Diners and sippers at Helper's First Friday event last week had a chance to learn about what's ahead for the burned out area of Manti-LaSal National Forest, and also got to hear a summary of more than 10,000 years of Castle Country prehistory. Dirk...
'Almost Main,' comedy-romance play, opens Thursday at Geary
The comedy-romance "Almost Maine" opens Thursday at USU Eastern's Geary Theater with repeat performances every night except Sunday and Wednesday until Feb. 16. Curtain time each night is 7:30 p.m....
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