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Thursday, August 21st, 2014

Wiggins’ volunteer efforts provided vision for NASA national educator program

Even after receiving NASA’s top civilian honor, Stansbury resident Patrick Wiggins said he doesn’t expect life will change too much. Wiggins, who has spent the last 12 years as a volunteer Solar Systems Ambassador for NASA, became...

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Thursday, August 21st, 2014

Tooele author’s fiction makes Amazon bestseller list

A local writer’s dream came true this month as she watched two of her books — including her most recent release — climb Amazon’s bestsellers lists to make the top 50. About a week and a half...

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Nation-wide hospital hack hits local residents

Tuesday, August 19th, 2014

Nation-wide hospital hack hits local residents

A China-based cyber attack that stole an estimated 4.5 million medical records from hospitals across the nation has also impacted a series of local medical clinics and physicians, but the extent of that impact is unclear. Hospitals...

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Tuesday, August 19th, 2014

West Nile Virus found in pond at Stansbury Park

Officials say locals should take precautions against mosquito bites in light of lab test results that confirmed the presence of West Nile activity in Stansbury Park last week. Scott Bradshaw, district manager for Tooele Valley Mosquito Abatement,...

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Settlement Canyon water turned back on

Tuesday, August 19th, 2014

Settlement Canyon water turned back on

After a two-week moratorium on water use, Settlement Canyon Irrigation Company restored service Monday morning with a strict watering restriction in place to stretch limited reserves. Water levels at the reservoir rose about four feet during the...

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Thursday, August 7th, 2014

Late July rainstorms help water shortage

A series of storms at the end of July has turned the area’s water outlook around somewhat, exceeding the month’s normal precipitation total and cutting into the year’s water deficit. Tooele totaled 1.68 inches of precipitation for...

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Thursday, August 7th, 2014

Local band Exit 99 to perform Friday at Tooele City Park

This week’s Fridays on Vine feature, local country band Exit 99, has been known to draw big crowds with its diverse line-up of classic covers. The band played one of the best-attended Fridays on Vine concerts last...

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Tuesday, August 5th, 2014

New theater company set for first production at Clark Farm

A newly-formed community theater company in Grantsville will launch its first production this week. The Grantsville Performing Arts Council will open its production of “Seven Brides for Seven Brothers” on Thursday at the J. Reuben Clark Farm,...

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Thursday, July 31st, 2014

Settlement Canyon shutting off water

Water service from Settlement Canyon Irrigation Company will be shut off this Friday after dropping 30 inches per week during July. The reservoir was down to 23 inches at the beginning of the week, said Gary Bevan,...

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Activists file lawsuit against commissioners regarding remote roads

Thursday, July 31st, 2014

Activists file lawsuit against commissioners regarding remote roads

The Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance and a Tooele County resident have filed suit against the Tooele County Commissioners and the Utah Attorney General to halt the progress of a two-year-old legal battle regarding some of the county’s...

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