Firefighting personnel respond to scene, extinguish Feb. 13 blaze near county airport
Price firefighters Janarie Larsen and Richard Laursen use shovels to quell a blaze discovered Feb. 13 by gas field workers north of the Carbon County Airport. The fire was purportedly set by an unidentified individual attempting to burn an old trave...
County corrections officers specialize in inmate management
Officer Hyrum Cox checks the booking sheets in the control room at the Carbon County Jail. The corrections officers assume the responsibility of booking, housing, monitoring and releasing inmates at the facility, points out Lt. Justin Sherman. In add...
PRWID Supports City's Request for Water Study Funds
At the request of residents, Wellington officials are looking at alternative sources which may one day supplement or replace the city's culinary supply currently provided by the Price River Water Improvement District. City officials have planned a ...
East Carbon citizens favor building public safety complex on site in city
Doug Hintze of East Carbon discusses the city's planning and zoning recommendations with the city council. Hintze along with many other citizens of East Carbon discussed moving the proposed public safety building to a location more central to the t...
Utah Legislature starting process of dealing with increased surplus revenues
On Feb. 13, the Utah Tax Commission released new projected revenue numbers for the state.
Carbon County News Briefs
Utah Senate committee introduces bill extending income tax filing deadline
Price city gets ready for spring by starting early on maintenance along main street
Price city maintenance crews trim trees near China City on main street. Overhanging trees can become a safety hazard later in the year.
Local school spellers look toward nationals
Kunal Sah holds his trophy after winning the Southeastern Utah Regional Spelling Bee in 2006.
Local woman wins composition award
The Utah Best of Vocal Solo Category certificate in the 2006 annual International Composers Guild Composition Contest was recently awarded to Diane Bean Morley, who was born and raised in Price. ...
Utah joins settlement over computer chip price fixing
Attorney General Mark Shurtleff announced last week a $90 million settlement between Utah and 40 other states with Samsung Semiconductor, Inc. and Samsung Electronics Company Ltd....