Planning board reviews county code for fire flow
Firecrews subdue a cabin fire on Scofield Reservoir with nearby water. Fire flow is important when fire fighters are dealing with a large fire in a structure. In rural and mountain areas, fire fighters can sometimes find water in lakes and streams,...
Sunday rains bring minor flooding to area
The downpour on Sunday afternoon caused many culverts to fill up and overflow in the county. During the storm some locations received up to .75 of a inch in less than 20 minutes. The national weather service indicates warm weather for the rest of the...
UDOT Projects Continue, Motorists Advised to Expect Delays
Workers toil on the bridge by the Peerless Port of Entry as large truck traffic fills the narrow lanes on the other side of the road.
Court sets preliminary hearing in attempted murder complaint
An apparent domestic dispute on July 13 reportedly resulted in severe injuries to a 49-year-old woman and the arrest of the victim's 22-year-old son.
New lights going up soon at fairground softball diamonds to improve safety
Light poles and other materials sit on the fairgrounds waiting to be placed on the softball field. People who have played on the field expect the new lights to make play much safer. The old lighting system created dead spots where the balls disappear...
New development might lead to flooding
When the Carbon County Commission met on July 7, they probably didn't realize they would be talking about possible flooding in the middle of the driest month of the year.