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Published on August 29, 2014

Second half surge powers Carbon to 47-14 win over ALA

4 days ago

Behind a strong second half surge, the Carbon High Football team improved to 2-0 on the season with a 47-14 road win over American Leadership Academy on Friday evening.

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Local News

Published on September 2, 2014

Another minor traffic stop leads to arrest for more serious crimes

Revoked license, DUI, drugs, firearms

Work set to begin soon on demo project for Helper's river restoration

The Helper City Council Thursday awarded TSJ Construction, LLC, of Cleveland the contract for a pilot demonstration project on a long-term restoration of the Price River.

'Native plants' thriving - unfortunately

With regular monsoon storms providing the fuel for their growth, weeds are making their presence felt all over Price City.

Unauthorized dig damages protected land

In a public meeting on Aug. 4, the Carbon County Recreation and Transportation Special Service District board of directors learned that years of work and investment have been damaged by someone trying to get extra water to their land....

Hospital, Regence still in constant negotiations

With the September 7 contract deadline looming, Castleview Hospital and Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Utah are engaged in almost constant negotiations to extend their coverage agreement. A compromise between the hospital and insurance provider woul...

Soft opening leads to more interest in Carbon ATV trail

After conducting a "soft opening" for the Castle Country Trails System during the Carbon County Fair, the county's tourism department reports that a grass roots ground swell of activity has come alive around the system. Since the Aug. 9 event, the de...

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Published on September 2, 2014

Word confusion can be troublesome

The other day I was sitting in my office (and working too) and our classified manager came into my office to ask me a question.

Guest Column: The case for making foreign aid a two way street

What if I told you there was a lot in Africa that was going right?

Guest Column: Dealing with barbarism: VJ day and beyond

On Sept. 2, 1945, V-J Day, the funeral-like solemnity of the Japanese surrender aboard the USS Missouri was shattered by the thunder of 400 B-29 bombers flying overhead, accompanied by an additional 1,500 carrier aircraft. In a bay packed with 260 Al...

Letter to the Editor: The lie of this generation

After reading the original letter "Qualifications" two weeks ago and reading the responses last week, I couldn't help but think about what myself and a few friends have been discussing over the past year. ...

Letter to the Editor: Left scratching head

After reviewing Mr. Coonrod's letter and the responses to his letter, I am left scratching my head.

Letter to the Editor: Media's power biased

The media has great power with its ability to inform the public of current events. There is also power selecting the information people are not told; a fine line is walked. The over-reporting of news can wrongly destroy, imply corruption when there i...

Letter to the Editor: Thanks

We would like to thank all of the people and businesses who have helped us with the clean up of our property in Spring Glen. The support we have received has been unbelievable....

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Published on September 2, 2014

Carbon High boys golf takes second at Juab

The Carbon High boy's golf team finished in second place to North Sanpete at a Region 12 match in Juab on August 27.

After injury filled year, Blanc has sights on big senior year for Dinos

Now fully recovered, Garrett Blanc looking to go out on high note with Carbon High football team

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Legal Notices

Published on September 2, 2014

Notice of Realty Action: Proposed Non-Competitive (Direct) Sale of Public Land in Carbon County, UT

Notice of Realty Action: Proposed




Utah Administrative Code R311- Proposed Amendments

Summary of Ordinance No. 2014-002

Summary of Ordinance No. 2014-002


Notice is hereby given that the Board of Commissioners, Carbon County, State of Utah, will hold a Regular Public Meeting in the Commission Room of the Courthouse Building, 120 East Main, Price, Utah, Commencing at 4:30 PM, on Wednesday September 03,...

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Events / FYI

Published on August 28, 2014


5 days ago

Deadline for FYI - is Tuesday at noon.

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Publisher's Corner

Published on November 18, 2013

Change of command at Guard Unit

This past weekend the 624th National Guard Unit that is stationed in Price were very busy.

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Audio Podcasts

Published on August 29, 2013

Podcast: Tatton talks Zap tax on Mason Out of the Jar

Sun Advocate Studios Host Keith Mason discusses the ins and outs of Zap taxing with Price City's Nick Tatton.

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