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County merchants prepare for onslaught of holiday shoppers


Steve Giacoletto stocks the freezer at Workmen's Market with turkeys in preparation for shoppers who will looking for a holiday bird to celebrate next weeks Thanksgiving Day. Merchants in the county are also getting ready for the Christmas shopping ...

Thanksgiving decorations adorn yards


A scarecrow and traditional Thanksgiving characters decorate the Carlson residence in Helper. Numerous festive displays show up across Carbon County during Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays. ...

Public Comment Deadline Approaching on Blm's Draft Management Plan


A lone gas well operates near Wattis in the southern portion of Carbon County. The Price BLM field office's draft resource management plan will affect many aspects of public land use in the county, including mineral development, livestock grazing a...

PRWID Reviews, Focuses on Balancing Tentative Budget


The water treatment plant in Price Canyon is just one of the many aspects of operating a culinary water system. The plant is largely state-of-the-art, but improvements must be made periodically because of changes in regulations. The PRWID board had...

Jobless rate drops in Carbon County


Carbon County's unemployment rate dropped by more than one-half of a percentage point in October.

Carbon Recreation updating guidelines


Carbon County Recreation is currently reviewing and updating its bylaws to assure that it is in compliance with changing state regulations.

Amtrack still running despite reports of demise


The Amtrak conductor picks up the stool around which only a few minutes before passengers stood having cigarettes and talking about their trip. The passenger services future is in doubt, but for now the train still comes through Helper stopping to pi...




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