Safety restraints reduce traffic accident injuries
Frankie Sacco settles into his car seat after being safely fastened into a rear facing child restaint device. According to Utah Highway Patrol data, more than one-half of serious injuries and fatalities incurred in auto accidents could be avoided w...
Sun Advocate achieves general excellence recognition in company contest
Production staff member James Bailey and reporters Charles McManus and Les Bowen display the first place plaques the Sun Advocate captured in parent company Brehm Communication's newspaper contest....
Utah House Favors CEU-seatc Merger
The Utah House of Representatives voted in favor of a bill to merge the Southeast Applied Technology Center with the College of Eastern Utah.
Carbon County News Briefs
Helper council approves purchase of new handguns for police department
Snowstorm reminds county residents spring is still weeks away
A Carbon County resident clears snow from his vehicle before heading to work on Monday morning. After weather warmed up in January, many county residents thought the groundhog was right and there would be an early spring. But after storms hammered th...
Construction crews work on sewer line crossing under Helper's North Main Street
Helper city workers watch as W.W. Clyde crews replace a Price River Water Improvement District sewer line near a city's waterline. Crews opened fire hydrants near the site to relieve water pressure on the line. When lines are fully pressurized, a sli...
Avoid avalanche areas
Due to recent and continued heavy snowfall, Utah State Parks and Recreation, Utah Avalanche Forecast Center and Utah Snowmobile Association are urging snowmobilers to stay out of avalanche areas, and stay on groomed trails and flat terrain this weeke...
California quail migrate to Colorado River
On Feb. 22, the Division of Wildlife Resources participated in the migration of 24 California quail from Utah County to the Colorado River. Assistance came in the form of ground transportation....
College Selects 2007 Founders Day, CEU Athletic Hall Of Fame Honorees
The College of Eastern Utah and the Castle Valley community will celebrate the 70th anniversary of the school's founding on March 24.