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Thursday, September 25th, 2014

Goals set to restore habitat for area deer

Volunteers from the West Desert Chapter of the Mule Deer Foundation will spend their free time over the next several months defending the species they love with chainsaws. Beginning next week, the group will descend on a...

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Tests confirm enterovirus now in Utah

Thursday, September 25th, 2014

Tests confirm enterovirus now in Utah

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced Tuesday that 12 samples from Utah tested positive for enterovirus, confirming officials’ concerns that the virus has spread to the state. Enterovirus, an uncommon but aggressive respiratory virus that...

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Thursday, September 25th, 2014

Horses see low rate of West Nile infection

Despite elevated levels of viral activity this fall, statewide reports of West Nile have decreased significantly — a feat the state veterinarian attributes to high vaccination rates. The state has seen just three confirmed cases of West...

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Thursday, September 25th, 2014

Library urges readers to use free services

Librarians at the Tooele City Library have spent the better part of a month asking residents to sign up for free services. The library celebrates “library card month” each September, and marks the event with a series...

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Stericycle, state will look into claims

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014

Stericycle, state will look into claims

Both Stericycle and the state have pledged investigations into new claims regarding alleged permit violations at the medical waste handler’s North Salt Lake incinerator. Allegations surfaced earlier this month when an anonymous person claiming to be a...

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Study: Snake Valley aquifer not crucial to local water

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014

Study: Snake Valley aquifer not crucial to local water

A first-ever baseline study intended to establish the actual extents of the embattled Snake Valley aquifer suggests the underground water system may have less to do with Tooele County water supplies than previously thought. Fish Springs and...

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Live Fit to use focus groups to improve service

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014

Live Fit to use focus groups to improve service

Live Fit will host the first of a pair of special focus groups this week to discuss why some of the coalition’s efforts to reach low-income populations have seen little success. The Live Fit Tooele County coalition...

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Thursday, September 18th, 2014

New nursing care facility back on track

After nearly a year of delays, Rocky Mountain Care is on track to break ground on a new, state-of-the-art facility early next year, company officials say. Tooele City approved a rezone for the facility, which is to...

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Mountain West Medical Center hosts free health fair Saturday

Thursday, September 18th, 2014

Mountain West Medical Center hosts free health fair Saturday

For the first time since 2004, Mountain West Medical Center will open its doors for tours and free services this Saturday. The event is the first time in 10 years the hospital has hosted a community health...

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Tuesday, September 16th, 2014

Canyon pipeline project finally underway

After years of false starts and incremental progress, crews began construction on the long-awaited Settlement Canyon pipeline on Monday morning. The two-mile pipeline will replace an old line that once connected springs near Sawmill Flat to Settlement...

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