Classifieds Business Directory Jobs Real Estate Autos Legal Notices Forums Subscribe Archives
Today is April 23, 2014
home newssports feature opinion happenings society obits techtips

Front Page » November 19, 2013 » Emery County News » Lifetime Achievement
Published 155 days ago

Lifetime Achievement


Print PageEmail PageShareGet Reprints

Frank Markosek returns to his dinner table after receiving the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Southeastern Utah Energy Producers Association banquet Thursday night. Markosek got his introduction to coal mining at age eight, when his father, the superintendent at the old Kaiser Steel Mine near Sunnyside, let him operate the locomotive engine in the No. 2 mine occasionally on weekends. He began working as a miner in 1968 at Kaiser and took jobs of increasing responsibilty, including fireboss, section foreman, longwall foreman, mine foreman and mine superintendent. His career later took him from Deer Creek, back to Kaiser, then to Cyprus Plateau and Willow Creek. He became a federal mine inspector with the Mine Safety and Health Administration in 1999. He worked in that capacity until he was severely hurt during the rescue attempt at Crandall Canyon Mine in 2007. The incident ended his career in mining and he retired in 2008.

Print PageEmail PageShareGet Reprints


Top of Page


 
Article Photos  
Browse / enlarge – (1 total)
Print photo(s) with article
Get photo reprints on CD
NOTE: To print only the article and included photos, use the print photo(s) with article link above.
Web Poll  
December 7, 2010
Approximately how many Emery County Progress articles per day do you view or read online?
More than 10
About 5-10
About 2-5
One
None

View Results

Provide us with feedback by visiting our community forums, by email, or by calling us at 435-381-2431.

Emery County News  
November 19, 2013
Recent Local News
Quick Links
Subscribe via RSS
Related Articles  
Related Stories



Best viewed with Firefox
Get Firefox

© Emery County Progress, 2000-2008. All rights reserved. All material found on this website, unless otherwise specified, is copyright and may not be reproduced without the explicit written permission from the publisher of the Emery County Progress.
Legal Notices & Terms of Use    Privacy Policy    Advertising Info    FAQ    Contact Us
  RSS Feeds    News on Your Site    Staff Information    Submitting Content    About Us
z