Carbon capture and sequestration project to help rural Utah economy
In a major step forward for demonstrating the promise of clean energy technology, the U.S Department of Energy awarded the first three large-scale carbon sequestration projects in the United States and the largest single set in the world to date. ...
Hearings on Crandall Canyon Mine Part Xix, Mine Commission Makes Recommendations to Gov. Huntsman
The Utah State Mine Commission has been working on several recommendations to put before Gov. Huntsman. Below is a continuation of these recommendations.
More Moore road: Another phase of the project moves along
Equipment from Nielson's Construction work to bring the road up to grade along the Moore Cut-off.
Emery County pool plunges along
The pool walls will begin to go up this week.
Commission appoints public lands members
The Emery County Commission approved the appointment of five members to the Emery County Public Lands Council. Priscilla Burton, Bruce Wilson, Sherrel Ward and Vernell Rowley will be appointed for two year terms. Chuck Semborski will fill the vacated...
Green River mayor steps down
Green River Mayor Ed Bentley resigned effective Jan. 31. Mayor Bentley has been the mayor since he was elected by a landslide in November of 2005 when he ran against incumbent mayor Glen Dale Johnson. Bentley was involved in a court case involving hi...
Wild and Scenic River suitability
On Oct. 2, 1968, President Lyndon Johnson signed into law the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act. This established a process for protecting the legacy of our Nation's rivers. After decades of dam building and development, Congress decided to preserve the bea...
Republicans plan Lincoln Day Breakfast
The Emery County Republican Party originally scheduled a Lincoln Day Breakfast for Feb. 9 until they obtained from the Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter-day Saints a Castle Dale Stake calendar and learned of the World Wide Leadership Training schedule...
President Hinckley passes away on Jan. 27
Officials with The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced on Sunday evening, Jan. 27, that Church President Gordon B. Hinckley has passed away. He passed away at his home about 7 p.m. with his family at his side. President Hinckley was...