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Published on May 24, 2016

Discover Dinosaurs in Your Backyard!

Free Public Tours of Hanksville Dinosaur Quarry Begin May 27

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Published on May 24, 2016

EHS honor students: graduation night Thurs.

Emery High Graduation will take place on Thursday at 7 p.m. in the Emery High auditorium. The graduation speakers include: Honor students: Alexa Cook, Travis Fehlberg, Ethan Shorthill and Salutatorian Shem Guymon. The 2016 Valdictorian is Camrey John...

Ribbon cutting celebration for Green River Diversion

The Green River Diversion dam was officially opened on May 11 on the banks of the Green River on the Long Street side. Roger Barton from the San Rafael Conservation District welcomed everyone to the ceremony. "I am excited to see so many here. The Gr...

Ferron city talks about EMTs becoming city employees

The Ferron City council met for their council meeting. Jim Gordon from the Emery County ambulance was in attendance to discuss the ambulance service. In 2009, the Affordable Care Act put stipulations on providing part-time employees with health insur...

Emery Economic development update

I wanted to take a moment and update you on a few of our plans to combat the downturn in coal and the fight directed at our power plants. Although our plants are being scrutinized, they are a necessity and hope we can keep them viable in the future....

Huntington City discusses the city budget

The budget for fiscal year 2017 was discussed at the May meeting of the Huntington City Council as the Council prepares to approve a budget next month. The total budget for next year will be just over $1,737,547.00. The General budget, this is the am...

No Grave unadorned project culminates on Memorial Day

A project to place a flower on every grave in Emery County's cemeteries on or near Memorial Day was started in 2011 The idea generated from the fact that many graves do not get the yearly decorations others do because families have moved away, died o...

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Published on April 26, 2016

Letters to the Editor: An open letter to the Governor

28 days ago

Mr. Governor, of the six Vietnam War Commemorations planned, which includes the one held at the capitol on March 29 of this year, NONE are planned in central, rural Utah while four are planned on the urban Wasatch front and two in urban, Southern Uta...

Letters to the Editor: Need information about Utah

28 days ago

Dear people of the great state of Utah

Letters to the Editor: Plea for help to stop Oakland port

28 days ago

The Utah Legislature has fast-tracked a bill to Governor Gary Herbert that allocates $53 million dollars of taxpayer funds to finance a proposed coal-export terminal in West Oakland, Calif. I am writing to beg the taxpayers and residents of Utah to c...

Letters to the Editor: Great help with tourism

28 days ago

Thank you for the travel brochure, it's awesome! We used it Saturday and Sunday in our explorations. I may have to laminate it because we will rely on it whenever we are in your corner of Utah. It has all the info we could have hoped for, plus the m...

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Published on May 24, 2016

Lady Spartan golf second in state

At Soldier Hollow in Midway on a very windy day, the Emery High girls golf team finished second behind the private school of Rowland Hall.

Emery track competes at state tourney

BYU hosted the annual Utah State Track and Field Championships on May 20-21 and the Emery High track teams participated with the Spartan boy's finishing in a tie with Enterprise for the eighth spot with 26 points and the Emery girls finishing twelfth...

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Legal Notices

Published on May 24, 2016


The following described property will be sold at public auction to the highest bidder, without warranty as to title, possession, liens, encumbrances or condition, payable in lawful money of the United States, at the main entrance of the Seventh Judi...


Notice is hereby given that a vacancy has occurred in the Ferron City Council. A vacancy in a council office is filled by appointment of the city council. The appointment is until January following the next municipal election. (1 year and 6 months...

Public Hearing

Notice is hereby given that the Elmo Town Council will hold a Public

Meeting change for the Emery County Travel Bureau

Emery County Travel Bureau

Castle Dale Truck for Sale

Castle Dale Truck for Sale


Separate sealed BIDS will be received by Green River City for the construction of the: Green River City Curb and Gutter and Sidewalk Project, 2016 at the office of Green River City, - until 11:00 am , June 8 , 20 16 , and then op...

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Published on March 28, 2016

Want your child to be taught biblical principles in a fun, learning environment? Join us for Master Club Wednesday evenings at 7 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Emery County in Ferron. Kids aged 5 through 6th grade will enjoy games, songs, Bible le...

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