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  1. Legislature approves 5 cent a gallon gasoline tax hikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... $800 million surplus, the people are wondering why we are increasing taxes," he said. Sen. Kevin Van Tassell, R-Vernal, said one reason is that the state in recent years stopped regular maintenance of lesser-used highway in rural areas to afford ...

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  2. Compromise bill to raise gas tax advancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... $800 million surplus, the people are wondering why we are increasing taxes," he said. Sen. Kevin Van Tassell, R-Vernal, said one reason is that the state in recent years stopped regular maintenance of lesser-used highway in rural areas to afford ...

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  3. House and Senate still negotiating over gas tax increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Deseret News

    ... as offering more resources to urban areas than rural, where the needs are substantial. Sen. Kevin Van Tassell, R-Vernal, the sponsor of the increase in the state's per-gallon tax that passed the Senate, SB160 , had little to say about the ongoing ...

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  4. Despite Strong Supplies Gas Prices Moving UpRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2015 | Utah Business

    ... the Utah cities surveyed reported double-digit increases this past month. The smallest increase, $0.28, was posted in Vernal. The greatest increase, $040, was reported by both Logan and Salt Lake City. According to AAA's Fuel Gauge Report, the ...

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  5. Senate votes to expand ATV road access, speed limitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Park Record

    ... vehicles on more roadways. The bill, SB 258, passed by a 21-4 vote (Summit County's senator, Kevin Van Tassell (R - Vernal), voted yes) and is now before the House. The bill would allow "street-legal" ATVs on any state roads or highways outside of ...

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  6. AAA: Utah gas prices edging back upRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... in Utah seemed to apply regardless of location, with the smallest increase, 28 cents, registered in eastern Utah's Vernal. Northern Utah's Salt Lake City and Logan reported hikes of 40 cents on average; Provo's gasoline cost rose 29 cents, while gas ...

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  7. House, Senate pass competing gas tax billsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... $11.3 billion through 2040 for priority transportation projects unless taxes are increased. Sen. Kevin Van Tassell, R-Vernal, sponsor of the Senate bill, earlier proposed a 10 cent a gallon increase this year. He said switching to 5 cents now with ...

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  8. Utah girl dances solo 9 months after losing foot in accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... going to dance." Alissa Sizemore warms up for ballet class at Powerhouse Dance Studio on Monday, March 2, 2015, in Vernal, Utah. Alissa, 8, had her right leg amputated below the knee in May 2014 after her foot was pinned under a UPS truck. (AP ...

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  9. Returned Mormon missionary continues family legacy of watchmakingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Deseret News

    ... and a half before he opened his own jewelry and watchmaking shop in Midvale in 1939. He later moved his family to Vernal, where he opened an additional shop. Farrer's grandfather, Calvin Adams, was trained in watchmaking by his father. When Calvin's ...

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  10. Vernal man accused of homicide in death of infant sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Salt Lake Tribune

    A Vernal man has been accused of homicide in the death of his 6-month-old son and was booked into Uintah County Jail this week, authorities said. Chad Lewis Rogers, 26, is being held without bail.

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  11. Uintah County man accused of murder in death of infant sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Deseret News

    ... son. Doctors told investigators the baby suffered "non-accidental abuse" that caused fatal brain injuries. VERNAL - A Uintah County man has been booked into jail for investigation of murder in the death of his 6-month-old son. Chad Lewis Rogers, 26, ...

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  12. Gregg "Shorty" RichardsonRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2015 | Sun Advocate

    ... by his grandparents, parents, brother-in-law Stephen Dinkins, and nephew Tracy Palfreyman. A viewing will be held in Vernal Thursday, March 5 from 6-8 p.m. at the Ashley Valley Mortuary. The memorial service will be held in Green River at the ...

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  13. Utah girl dances solo 9 months after losing foot in accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | KSL-TV

    ... the awards presentation after Alissa's first solo performance Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015, for Powerhouse Dance Studio in Vernal. Alissa, 8, had to have her right leg amputated below the knee in May 2014 after her foot was pinned under a UPS truck. ...

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  14. Critics raise questions over Uinta water planRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2015 | Planning

    ... Water Resources , is under review and open for public comment until Friday. Meetings are set for 4:30-6 p.m. at the Vernal City Municipal Center, 374 E. Main, Vernal; and 7-8:30 p.m. at the Duchesne County Water Conservancy District , 275 E. 800 ...

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  15. Critics raise questions over Uintah water planRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | Deseret News

    ... of Water Resources, is under review and open for public comment until Friday. Meetings are set for 4:30-6 p.m. at the Vernal City Municipal Center, 374 E. Main, Vernal; and 7-8:30 p.m. at the Duchesne County Water Conservancy District, 275 E. 800 ...

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  16. Bill: ATVs could go 65 mph on major Utah highwaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... oll said no ATV accidents have occurred on streets in his county, and he endorsed the bill. Sen. Kevin Van Tassell, R-Vernal, said "It will be one that we will watch closely. And if we have to, we'll have to make some changes" in the future.

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  17. Utah forecast: Belated winter storms resume throughout stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... The heaviest snowfall was expected in the southern mountains, while the warning covered parts of the state from near Vernal south to Monticello, and Milford south through Cedar City, Bryce Canyon to just north of St. George. The Utah Department of ...

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  18. Ashley National Forest proposes Christmas tree permit fee increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Deseret News

    ... being accepted on the fee proposal until May 30. Send comments to Lesley Tullis, environmental coordinator, 355 N. Vernal Ave., Vernal, UT 84078; or email comments-intermtn-ashley@fs.fed.us and put "Christmas trees" in the subject line. All fee ...

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  19. Senate endorses bill to raise gas tax 10 cents per gallonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Deseret News

    ... "Is this bill perfect? No, it's not yet. I'm sure we will make a change or two," said Sen. Kevin Van Tassell, R-Vernal, the sponsor of SB160. Adding 10 cents to the gas tax would provide $130 million for maintenance, including $40 million for local ...

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  20. Senate advances 10-cent gasoline tax hikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... taxes. "We don't want to hide a change. We want to be very transparent" in the Senate, said Sen. Kevin Van Tassell, R-Vernal, sponsor of SB160 , which passed 19-6 in a preliminary vote. Sen. Lyle Hillyard, R-Logan, also said the House's alternative ...

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