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Tuesday, September 18th, 2018

Black Fire burns 800 acres of Oquirrh Mtns.

A fire started late Saturday afternoon along the hills above milepost 101 on Interstate 80 is at 70 percent containment as of Monday, according to the North Tooele Fire District.  The fire, which burned approximately 800 acres...

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Thursday, September 13th, 2018

Grantsville looks to enforce its cemetery code

If you visit Grantsville City Cemetery, you’re likely to see an array of different decorations and mementos — metal signs, solar lights, shepherd’s hooks, and flowers, real or fake.  Now Grantsville City is looking to enforce its...

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Thursday, September 13th, 2018

Army Depot employee climbs stairs in firefighter gear to honor fallen on 9/11

At 110 floors, the Twin Towers of the World Trade Center were once the tallest buildings in the world.  It’s made that number — 110 — significant to those honoring the sacrifice of the firefighters who responded...

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Pair of Friday fires burn 150 acres

Thursday, September 13th, 2018

Pair of Friday fires burn 150 acres

A pair of fires near the border between Salt Lake and Tooele counties burned 150 acres after they were sparked Friday night.  An arcing electrical line sparked the first fire just south of Interstate 80 around 8...

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In 1993, depot announces layoff of 370 employees

Thursday, September 13th, 2018

In 1993, depot announces layoff of 370 employees

The Tooele Transcript Bulletin has published Tooele County news since 1894. Here is a flashback of local front-page news from 25, 50, 75 and 100 years ago that occurred during the third week of September. Sept. 14-16,...

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It’s time for gridiron dreams — and to be inspired

Thursday, September 13th, 2018

It’s time for gridiron dreams — and to be inspired

It’s hard to miss the fact the days are getting shorter and the air is getting a little cooler and crisper. Somehow it’s already fall again.  While there are plenty of reasons to like fall, a season...

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I-80 to stay open during bridge work next year

Tuesday, September 11th, 2018

I-80 to stay open during bridge work next year

Tooele County commuters will not have to face single-lane traffic while railroad overpass bridges on Interstate 80 near Black Rock are replaced, according to the Utah Department of Transportation.  Temporary bridges will be constructed to keep all...

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Tuesday, September 11th, 2018

Grantsville Council to review changes to land use code

Changes could be coming to Grantsville City’s definition of, and requirements for, open space in its land use code.  During its Sept. 5 meeting, the Grantsville City Council discussed proposed changes to the land use code, which...

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Four inmates charged with drug use in county jail

Tuesday, September 11th, 2018

Four inmates charged with drug use in county jail

Four inmates will have their day in 3rd District Court this week, after they allegedly used drugs while at the Tooele County Detention Center. Kenthaniel Rafelito, 26, of Mexican Hat, Fernando Samora, 24, of Salt Lake City,...

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Tuesday, September 11th, 2018

Agile K-9s

Deseret Peak Complex was abuzz with activity on Saturday, with the typical softball games and other youth sports. Away from the playing fields, however, a very different type of athlete was competing. The Utah Peace Officers Association...

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