Emery rallies around one of their own after car accident
Emery's EMTs came together recently to help one of their own. They hosted a fund raiser benefit to help a family member of a local EMT who was injured very severly in a car accident. ...
Mine Safety Symposium discusses mine safety
New ideas and technologies, stricter enforcement of safety measures discussed at third annual International Mining Health And Safety Symposium
Remembering those who perished in Crandall Canyon August 6, 2007
As the first anniversary of the Crandall Canyon mine disaster approaches on August 6, it seems like just yesterday, but yet it seems like another lifetime. The events during that time seemed like such a bad dream. A nightmare that had no end and one ...
Ryan Thompson receives chance for new life with liver transplant
Local family's prayers are answered
UMWA comments on MSHA report
United Mine Workers of America International President Cecil E.Roberts issued the following statement. "The report issued by the Mine Safety and Health Administration on the disaster at Crandall Canyon identified the blatant disregard for miners' saf...
A rash of burglaries plague the county
The Emery County Sheriff's Office has been dealing with a rash of burglaries on the northern end of the county. Detective Sgt. Robert Blackburn said the burglaries have mostly been in the Huntington area. The sheriff's office had an idea of who the s...
July school board actions include hiring new personnel for upcoming school year
The July 2008 meeting of the Emery County School District Board of Education was held at the district office.
BLM seeks nominations for RAC
The Bureau of Land Management in Utah is seeking public nominations for one open position in Category Two on its 15-member Resource Advisory Council. Category Two positions are: representatives of nationally or regionally recognized environmental org...
Small Town Heroes
August, 6, 2008 will be the anniversary of six men's fate. It started out as just any other day but changed to a tragedy that took them away. The news media came from all around. As rescue holes were drilled in the ground. It brought the community to...