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Breaking News

Published on September 28, 2014

No boil order, only advisory for the Pilling Trailer Court

3 days ago

Confusion has been taking place in the county today about the water system due to the flooding that has been going on, particularly concerning the Carbonville area.

Wellington clean up from flood

3 days ago

The call came to Joan Powell at 11 p.m. on Friday night. Houses near the Price River were being flooded and help was needed.

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Local News

Published on September 30, 2014

Emergency teams rescue stranded trailer park residents

Fast moving and hard driving storms on Saturday afternoon drowned Pilling Trailer Court and caused damage across the county.

flood ravages county

Wellington hit hard; Millions of gallons of sewage enter river

A Century Ago This Month...

Life in Carbon County, September 1914

Five individuals charged in Recapture Ride protest

MOAB- Federal prosecutors filed misdemeanor charges last week against a San Juan County commissioner and four other men who allegedly spearheaded a May 10 all-terrain vehicle protest near Blanding....

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Published on September 30, 2014

Lawsuit readied by party

The Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, meeting of the Utah Republican Party State Central Committee was held at the Salt Lake Board of Realty Building. In addition to the regular party and officials' reports, we had several Candidate Presentations, plus sever...

Letter to the Editor: The Railroad

I have heard rumors about a new rail line being built from Duchesne to Carbon County to bring crude oil to Price. At first I just laughed. The grade is far too steep, the cost out of the realms of reality, and just who would this plan benefit? I hear...

Letter to the Editor: Recapture Canyon

The actions of government agents leading to the criminal indictment of the Recapture Canyon protesters ignores two key elements in the case: The original BLM closure was illegal because it violated grand fathered RS2477 rights-of-way across publi...

Letter to the Editor: North Springs shooting

I am a lifelong Cache Valley resident, who had to move to South Dakota two years ago for employment reasons. I have spent summer vacations in Price since 2008, and I would like to share the reason why....

Letter to the Editor: Recorders office well organized

I am an independent landman working in Utah to broker agreements between oil, gas and mining companies and mineral owners. I spend a substantial portion of the my time researching land records in the county recorder offices in Utah....

Letter to the Editor: Time for a change

I was very pleased to see our two incumbent commissioners state their qualifications. I was also gratified that my letter last month generated over 500 positive responses on Facebook and over a full page of letters finding fault with my letter....

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Published on September 30, 2014

Dino golfers take second in Region 12

At the start of the season, the Carbon High boy's golf team had a goal of competing for a Region 12 title. After a hot start put them in first place through the first few matches, the young Dino squad experienced a little slump that opened the door f...

Morgan grinds down Dinos at home

After starting the season with three impressive victories, the Carbon Dino's football team fell to 3-3 Friday night as they lost their second straight region contest to Morgan 44-0. ...

CHS Cross Country team battles tough competition at only home meet of season

With only one home meet on the schedule this season, the Carbon High Cross Country team puts a lot of effort into performing at their best on a course they know well.

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Legal Notices

Published on September 30, 2014

notice of delinquent rent

notice of delinquent rent


Summary of Ordinance No. 2014-003


The following described property will be sold at public auction to the highest bidder, payable in lawful money of the United States at the time of the sale, at the front steps of the Carbon County Courthouse at 149 East 100 South, Price, Carbon Coun...


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 October 01, 2...

notice of WORK MEETING

Notice is hereby given that the Board of Commissioners, Carbon County, State of Utah, will hold a work meeting in the Commission Chambers of the Courthouse Building, 120 East Main, Price, Utah, Commencing at 3:00 PM, on Wednesday October 01, 2014....

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Events / FYI

Published on September 18, 2014

Club Notes

13 days ago

Price City Fire Department Women's Auxiliary - needs batting for quilts being donated to the University of Utah's burn center. Residents who would like to donate quilt batting or make financial contributions may contact Rita Dunn at 637-6150....


13 days ago

Free van transportation - The Disabled American Veterans provides free van transportation to the George E. Wahlen VA Medical Center in Salt Lake City for veterans with medical appointments from Price and surrounding areas. Also, the program needs...

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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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