Price, businesses review Newhouse development plan
The Newhouse Hotel, a historic Main Street building has been in need of major repair for the last 30 years. The La Port Group, and specifically Ben Loge, has obtained financing to renovate the downtown structure. ...
Corrections, prisons anticipated to be key topic at 2008 general session
When the 2008 Utah Legislature begins the general session on Jan. 21, the problem of corrections and what to do about prisons will be one of the items at the top of the list for discussion. ...
Local maestro wows the East Carbon crowds at Christmas celebration and recital
Bruin Point Elementary student Samantha Paraday makes sweet music. She wowed local crowds by playing a powerful solo performance of "Away in a Manger" after picking up the violin two months ago as part of the school's new music program. ...
Creative winter fun is had by creative youth in Carbon County
Sami Gibbs falls down a snow packed slide in the backyard of her grandparents this winter.
Planning, zoning board weighs requests during special meeting
Seating a quorum in the nick of time, the Carbon County planning board was able to conduct a special meeting Dec. 11 to move on items needing action before the end of the year....
Carbon County News Briefs
Carbon Recreation creates opportunities with winter recreation rental equipment
A Season Of Risks
Road conditions have something to do with traffic accidents during the holidays, but peoples actions and behavior affect the accident rate much more profoundly than anything mother nature does. ...
DWR Personnel Save Entrapped Elk from Certain Death
On Nov. 29, two bull elk were discovered about 15 miles NE of Monticello. During combat for breeding rights, their antlers had become entangled and locked. Due to exhaustion, one of the combatants died. Division of Wildlife Resource conservation of...
Power company requests 11.3 percent rate increase, effective across Utah next August
Rocky Mountain Power has proposed an overall price increase of 11.3 percent to become effective in August 2008.
Local, state traffic safety experts encourage drivers to follow 10 winter driving road rules
As soon as the snow begins to fall, Carbon County drivers are faced with a new set of challenges on the road.
Ipams Releases Report on Utah Energy Economic Effects
On Dec. 5 the Independent Petroleum Association of Mountain States (IPAMS) released findings from a recent study conducted by the University of Utah's Bureau of Economic and Business Research for the Utah Governor's Office detailing the positive fina...