Emery County Newswire

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  1. BLM hosts public comment meeting on routesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Emery County Progress

    ... Desert area, which includes the San Rafael Desert south of I-70 and east of Hwy 24 to the Green River and Emery County line. Total acreage is for all lands found within the travel management zones. The total acres within the San Rafael Desert area ...

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  2. Commission hears from Four CornersRead the original story

    Tuesday | Emery County Progress

    The Emery County Commission approved a waiver of fees for use of the museum by the Emery County Historical Society. Commissioner Ethan Migliori said the historical society brings in great speakers and they talk of the history of Emery County.

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  3. First permanent traffic light ever in Emery CountyRead the original story

    Tuesday | Emery County Progress

    If you're an Emery County resident you will no longer be able to tell people you live in a county without traffic lights. The first permanent traffic light is being installed in Huntington.

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  4. Neil HowardRead the original story

    Tuesday | Sun Advocate

    ... born April 18, 1942 to Charles Neil and Delta Brown Howard in Salt Lake City. Neil was a longtime resident of Emery County and a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He proudly joined the U.S. Air Force and served his country ...

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  5. Commission hears from Four Corners Behavioral HealthRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Emery County Progress

    The Emery County Commission approved a waiver of fees for use of the museum by the Emery County Historical Society. Commissioner Ethan Migliori said the historical society brings in great speakers and they talk of the history of Emery County.

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  6. Public lands council hears about water legislationRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Emery County Progress

    Marc Stilson from the State Division of Water Rights told the Emery County Public Lands Council that HB-43, Rep. Kay McIff's bill will be introduced again at the legislature. The bill deals with change orders for water and how they are handled.

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  7. Mammoth exhibit opens to the public at Museum of San RafaelRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Emery County Progress

    ... had on display several dinosaur skeletons including a replica of the Huntington Canyon Woolly Mammoth found in Emery County. A video showing the excavation of the Woolly Mammoth skeleton was available for those interested in learning more. The ...

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  8. What can be done to protect the Molen Reef area?Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Emery County Progress

    The Rock Art Association spoke at the Emery County Public Lands Council January meeting. The group told of the Molen Reef and the many rock art sites there.

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  9. Input sought on San Rafael Desert plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Deseret News

    ... area, which includes the San Rafael Desert south of I-70 and east of state Route 24 to the Green River and Emery County line. The first open house will be Jan. 21, 4-8 p.m. at the John Wesley Powell Museum, 1765 E. Main, Green River. The second will ...

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  10. Emery High wrestler inspires with what he has, not what he lacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Deseret News

    ... he does, he puts that much effort into it. I know he doesn't appreciate it, but he inspires all of us." FERRON, Emery County - With the theme music from "Chariots of Fire" playing in the background, Nathan Urie put on a little demonstration that he ...

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  11. Emery County travel bureau to hit travel shows to promote countyRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Emery County Progress

    Emery County travel bureau met in their last meetings of the year with the November meeting in Green River and the December meeting in Castle Dale. Vice Chairman Keith Brady welcomed everyone and conducted the meeting.

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  12. New Year's babyRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Emery County Progress

    Ashley and Chase Jensen of Castle Dale welcomed their baby Brielle into the world on Jan. 5 at 12:51 p.m. Brielle was the first baby born to Emery County residents at Castleview Hospital. Ashley and Chase have a three year old daughter, Adalyn who is excited for her new baby sister.

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  13. Rep. Chaffetz expresses sadness over closing of Deer Creek mineRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Emery County Progress

    ... offset losses in property taxes due to non-taxable Federal lands within their boundaries. Rep. Chaffetz wanted Emery County to know they will receive their PILT payment in 2015. Another program that will remain intact is the Secure Rural Schools. ...

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  14. Commission first meeting of the yearRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Emery County Progress

    The Emery County Commission met in their first meeting of the year. The newly elected commissioners Keith Brady and Paul Cowley were sworn in on Jan. 5. They started their official work for the county at commission meeting.

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  15. Former sheriff booked, released at Emery JailRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Sun Advocate

    ... elief that that's the undercurrent that started this process." At court on Friday Cordova was told to go to the Emery County Sheriff's office where he was booked on the charges and released. According to court documents the recommended bail was $107.

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  16. Prison time for Utah man who shot and injured wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... enhancement, along with consecutive zero to five years sentences for the third-degree felonies. On June 29, Emery County sheriff's deputies responded to a domestic violence complaint at Snyder's Huntington home. When they arrived, deputies found ...

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  17. Emery County man who shot wife pleads guilty to attempted murder chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | KSL-TV

    An Emery County man who was scheduled to stand trial next week for a June 2014 shooting that critically injured his wife will not face a jury after all. Chad Robert Snyder pleaded guilty Tuesday in 7th District Court to attempted murder, a second-degree felony, and two counts of possession or use of a firearm by restricted person, both third-degree felonies.

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  18. Commissioner Migliori swears in new officialsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Emery County Progress

    ... will replace retiring recorder Dixie Swasey and Mike Olsen, county attorney. Re-elected officials include Emery County treasurer Steven Barton, county clerk/auditor Brenda Tuttle, county assessor Kris Bell and Emery County Sheriff Greg Funk. ...

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  19. Quick response quells van fireRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Sun Advocate

    ... bringing the situation to a close only 15 minutes after it began. The fire originated when a driver from the Emery County Nursing Home drove a patient to Castleview and escorted their charge inside. The driver parked the nursing home's van away from ...

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  20. Emery County Sheriff's Office helps recover officer's bodyRead the original story

    Monday Jan 5 | Emery County Progress

    Emery County Sheriff Greg Funk said the Emery County Sheriff's Office has been involved in the search for Deputy Jedediah Steadman since the beginning. The family has a residence in Emery as well as the city and they are in the area frequently.

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