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Tuesday, February 14th, 2012

Tobacco, guns and education dominate first legislative caucus

Government representatives, civic leaders, and citizens from Tooele County discussed pending legislation on diverse subjects like tobacco sales, firearms and education with local legislators at the first Tooele County legislative caucus meeting of the 2012 session held...

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Tuesday, February 14th, 2012

Innovation sets junior high science program apart

The top team of secondary school science teachers in Utah is located in Tooele County, according to the Utah Science Teachers Association. The eight-member science department at Clarke N. Johnsen Junior High received USTA’s Science Department of...

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Thursday, February 9th, 2012

Local boards win bid to be elected

Voters in South Rim and north Tooele County will have a longer ballot than usual when they head to the polls this fall. The boards of the South Rim Special Service District and the North Tooele Fire...

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Thursday, February 9th, 2012

Democrats want more seats at the table

Tooele County, once a blue bastion of Democratic voters, has slowly blushed to a deep shade of red over the past decade. Of 17 legislative and county government seats, only two Democrats currently hold elected office: Sheriff...

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Thursday, February 9th, 2012

Commission approves school board boundaries plan

New boundaries for the seven seats on the Tooele County School Board were approved by the Tooele County Commission on Tuesday. State law requires the county commission redraw the boundaries for school board districts every 10 years....

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Erda planning commission proposes band compromise

Thursday, February 9th, 2012

Erda planning commission proposes band compromise

The Erda Township Planning Commission has proposed a compromise in the Stansbury band brouhaha that has divided much of north Tooele Valley. After hearing emotional testimony from parents of young families objecting to being disturbed at 6...

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Tuesday, February 7th, 2012

Stansbury band battle back for second stanza

A two-year-old compromise that settled an acrimonious dispute over early morning band practice is not working, according to supporters of the Stansbury High School marching band. Band supporters want Tooele County to amend its noise and light...

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Tuesday, February 7th, 2012

Studying the World

Julie Hartley-Moore, associate dean of the USU Tooele Regional Campus since June 2011, has traveled the country and beyond while pursuing a career in anthropology and higher education. Now, she’s made her home in Grantsville. The former...

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Thursday, February 2nd, 2012

With budget now secure, legislators turn to other issues

The state budget, farmland preservation, education reform and child custody were among the issues discussed Wednesday evening as Rep. Ronda Menlove, R-Garland, held a town meeting at Grantsville City Hall. Menlove, whose legislative district includes most of...

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For reporters, switching beats means adapting to new environments

Thursday, February 2nd, 2012

For reporters, switching beats means adapting to new environments

For three years now, I have spent every Wednesday evening at Tooele City Hall. I have sat in the city council chambers for countless hours and listened to council meetings and city planning commission meetings. It has...

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