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  1. Commission approves zoning changes in public hearing: renews public defender contractRead the original story

    Yesterday | Emery County Progress

    Commissioner Ethan Migliori presented the Employee of the month award to Janet Damron from the recorder's office in the Nov. 25 meeting. A public hearing was held to receive public comment on proposed changes to the Emery County zoning ordinance sections concerning advertising signs and billboards, cell towers and facilities, and alternative energy resources-solar systems.

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  2. Sheriff's Office participates in Operation ThorRead the original story

    Yesterday | Emery County Progress

    On November 3-6, the Sinbad Desert Amateur Radio Club participated in a wilderness based rescue training exercise in conjunction with the Emery County Sheriff's Office Rope Rescue Team, Emery County Search and Rescue Rope Team, Black Dragon Rescue Systems and National Guard Civil Support Teams from New Mexico, Colorado, Idaho and Oklahoma. The Training took place among the high red rocks and deep canyons of Utah's picturesque San Rafael desert in eastern Utah.

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  3. Backcountry horsemen construct equestrian campgroundRead the original story

    Yesterday | Emery County Progress

    ... sources: the State Recreational Trails grant; the Back Country Horsemen of America Education Fund grant; Emery County, Utah; the BLM and the San Rafael Back Country Horsemen. The SRBCH members agreed to provide welding equipment and expertise, and ...

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  4. Travel and tourism in Castle CountryRead the original story

    Yesterday | Emery County Progress

    The Emery County Travel Bureau meets monthly and alternates between Castle Dale and Green River. The budget for 2015 was discussed at the recent meeting.

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  5. Huntington City moves ahead with trailRead the original story

    Yesterday | Emery County Progress

    ... Hilary Gordon reported Nielson Construction is working away on the Huntington city trail that will go from the Emery County ball complex to Huntington Lake. The city's portion ends on 400 East and north of the highway while the Emery County section ...

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  6. Cheryl KeenerRead the original story

    Tuesday | Sun Advocate

    ... the outdoors and loved horseback riding, trap shooting, drawing and painting. Cheryl was a secretary for the Emery County Sheriff's Office for 25 years and a volunteer EMT with Emery County Ambulance Service from 1986 to 2006. She touched the lives ...

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  7. Alan Burke GardnerRead the original story

    Tuesday | Sun Advocate

    Alan Burke Gardner, 54, passed away Nov. 21, 2014, at his home in Huntington after a short illness. He was born April 26, 1960 in Salt Lake City to Burke E. and Velma M. Gardner.A He graduated fromA Emery County High School.A He worked for the Utah Department of Transportation from 1978 to 1993.A He was awarded the Top Employee of the YearA from UDOT in 1992.A He worked for various companies as a heavy equipment operator.A He married Tamara Jones in 1981 and later divorced.A He married Mignon Johnson in 1992.A They have one son, Travis Burke Gardner.A They were later divorced.

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  8. BEAR representatives address luncheon with facts, historyRead the original story

    Tuesday | Sun Advocate

    Emery County Commissioner Ethan Migliori and former Emery County Economic Development Director Mike McCandless addressed the Carbon County Chamber of Commerce on Thursday, discussing the history of the Business Expansion and Retention program and explaining the program's future plans. Both Migliori and McCandless were present when a loose group of economic development professionals and business administrators came together in 2006 to form what would become Castle Country BEAR.

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  9. Man dies at home from unknown causeRead the original story

    Monday | Emery County Progress

    The Emery County Sheriff's Office received a call on Nov. 21 to investigate an unattended death. An 82 year old man was found in his home in the county.

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  10. Mellor wins commission race by razor-thin marginRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | Sun Advocate

    ... It's another milestone, politically, for the county. It is the first time since Carbon broke away from Emery County in 1896 that the county has had three Republican County commissioners. "I want to thank everyone who helped me to do this," he said. ...

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  11. Business Journal: Christmas conversation leads to blockbuster productRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | Sun Advocate

    ... Kaymie and I, that is what Christmas is all about." If sales and interest are an indicator, then the pair of Emery County business woman have judged their consumer's wants just right. With December still 10 days away, the Good Deeds Manger has ...

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  12. Former Grand County deputy to stand trial in domestic violence caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | KSL-TV

    ... County Sheriff Steven White said Tuesday. The criminal case against Stubblefield is being prosecuted by the Emery County Attorney's Office to avoid any potential conflicts of interest. A two-day jury trial is set to begin Jan. 28. KSL's Children's ...

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  13. School board meets at Cleveland ElementaryRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Emery County Progress

    The Emery County School Board met for their November meeting at Cleveland Elementary. The school district received excellent remarks about their auditors report.

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  14. November lunch and learn in Green River on WednesdayRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Emery County Progress

    The Emery County Business Chamber will host its November Lunch and Learn in Green River. The speaker will be Ricardo Flores from the Utah Film Commission.

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  15. Emery County welcomes new credit unionRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Emery County Progress

    ... wanted. We agreed to their terms and the rest is history. We are looking forward to a long-term relationship in Emery County. Joel Hatch Branch Manager said the difference between a credit union and the banks are that we have local lending ...

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  16. Castle Dale Residents consult commission about flooding issuesRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Emery County Progress

    ... looked over maps and pictures and referred the individuals to Capt. Kyle Ekker the emergency planner for Emery County to assess the situation to see what can be done. Huggard said since purchasing the property three years ago it has flooded each ...

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  17. Live Earth Products Installs Solar Power Generating ProgramRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Utah Business

    Emery County Executives from Emery-based Live Earth Products, Inc. announced the installation of an extensive solar power generating program at company headquarters. The implementation of 144 270-watt SolarWorld panels will provide 100 percent of the company's mineral processing power.

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  18. Kirk JacobsonRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 13 | Sun Advocate

    ... their family. During their years in Orangeville, Kirk worked as the building inspector for Orangeville City and Emery County. He also loved his work as a member of the Emery County Search and Rescue. He later became the Building Official for ...

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  19. Letter: Don't turn San Rafael over to Utah parksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... thousands of archaeological and rock art sites, as well as wilderness values. I ask, as a fifth-generation Emery County inhabitant who has explored 25,000 miles of the San Rafael, for reconsideration. The San Rafael Swell deserves to be upheld to ...

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  20. Republicans host fall dinnerRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 12 | Emery County Progress

    ... valuation of their land, Kane County would get about $50 million a year in revenue. The same could apply to Emery County. When the Federal Government wants to lock up Utah land they should pay the assessed valuation of the land like you and I have ...

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