Tooele Transcript Bulletin – News in Tooele, Utah
  • Back to School

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    Back to School

    Monday morning marked the end of summer vacation for over 16,000 students in the Tooele County School District. In Vernon, 21 first- through sixth-grade students showed up for the first day of school. A class of six kindergarten students, all boys, will join them next Monday. This should be the last first day of school […]

  • A Utah Department of Transportation representative spoke with members of the Tooele County Council of Governments, detailing future construction projects and studies during its meeting last Thursday.  Grant Farnsworth, UDOT Region 2 planning manager, handed out an informational sheet containing construction projects and performance measures for the county at the COG meeting. He said the […]

  • Tooele County Commissioner Kendall Thomas said his phone has been lighting up with people complaining about gates that are blocking popular all-terrain vehicle trails on the Jacob City Loop Trail and Ophir Canyon areas. “The county commission believes that these gates are not legal,” Thomas said. “As a commission we are resolved to open up […]

  • A fire caused by an unattended burn barrel burned two homes and an outbuilding last Thursday in Gold Hill, according to fire officials.  The fire in the remote community northeast of Ibapah was first reported at 3:20 p.m. on Aug. 15 at 7121 N. Main St., according to Tooele County Fire Warden Daniel Walton. The […]

  • The Grantsville City Department of Public Works building at the intersection of Main and Cooley streets was damaged in a fire on Aug. 11, according to city officials.  Firefighters with Grantsville City Volunteer Fire Department were dispatched on a smoke investigation, according to Grantsville City Fire Chief Rob Critchlow, at around 8 p.m. When crews […]

  • With Tooele County students back to school and the length of days waning, Lake Point Days will keep the summer feeling around for at least another weekend.   The festivities kick off on Friday at 6 p.m., with a chili cookoff, as well as a raffle and silent auction. The center for all the activities […]

  • The Tooele County School District is hoping voters will approve a property tax increase for three new schools and security upgrades at existing schools. The Tooele County Board of Education adopted a resolution calling for an election on Nov. 5 to authorize the issuance of $190 million in general obligation bonds during its Tuesday night […]

  • They’re back.  The Nitro World Games are returning to the Utah Motorsports Campus on Saturday. On Monday night, the Red Bull Airforce Wingsuit Flyers leaped out over the state capitol from a flight that originated at Tooele Valley Airport. With pyrotechnics strapped to their legs, the flyers lit up the Salt Lake City sky to […]

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