Tooele Transcript Bulletin – News in Tooele, Utah
  • The two iguanas stolen from Rockstar Pets in Tooele last week were returned anonymously Wednesday afternoon. Natalie Hood said she was at the front of the store helping a customer when a coworker said she received an anonymous phone call saying there were animals in a box at the back of the store. Hood, the […]

  • When Miller Motorsports Park becomes the Utah Motorsports Campus next year, the new owners will find themselves in Grantsville City. Grantsville City, with the support of Tooele County, annexed Miller Motorsports Park, the Deseret Peak Complex and surrounding land in November 2014. “We welcome the new owners of the motorsports park,” said Grantsville City Mayor […]

  • The Bonneville Salt Flats remain bereft of racing engines as two more landspeed events were canceled this month. The Bonneville Motorcycle Speed Trials, scheduled to take place Aug. 30-Sept. 3, and the World Finals, scheduled for Sept. 29-Oct. 2 were both canceled this month due to water on the track, representatives from each organization said. […]

  • A brush fire sparked south of East Elementary School in Tooele threatened condominiums and forced evacuations Tuesday evening. The outside fire, which began around 5:30 p.m., spread rapidly south from the chainlink fence near the school up an embankment and toward the Benchmark Village housing, said Bucky Whitehouse, assistant chief with the Tooele City Fire […]

  • A new, slimmer sign ordinance could be coming to Grantsville City in an effort to simplify the way the city addresses signage. The proposed sign ordinance is only 12 pages, less than half the size of the city’s current ordinance, which is 28 pages. The retooling of the sign ordinance will also make some changes […]

  • A 61-year-old man died in a one-car accident on Interstate 80 on Wednesday morning. According to the Utah Highway Patrol, the accident occurred around 6:49 a.m. near mile marker 70 in the eastbound lane of I-80. The pickup truck was driven by 48-year-old Ann M. Fearn of Hooper, and the victim, Gerald D. Bastian of […]

  • For this week’s Fridays on Vine artist, music runs in the family. Taking the stage will be Nathan Osmond, an internationally recognized country music artist from Utah. His father, Alan Osmond, performed with The Osmond Brothers for more than 50 years. “I’ve been doing music professionally my whole life,” Osmond said. “I was on national […]

  • The days of rummaging through your child’s backpack to find a crumpled flier announcing a long-past school event are over. When school started this week, the Tooele County School District announced the use of a new system that will send electronic fliers directly home to parents’ email. Called Peachjar, the new software will not only […]

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