Tooele Transcript Bulletin – News in Tooele, Utah

Featured News

Former sheriff’s deputy loses badge for drunk driving

Tuesday, September 11th, 2012

Former sheriff’s deputy loses badge for drunk driving

A former Tooele County Sheriff’s Office deputy has had his law enforcement credentials suspended for driving drunk. Kenneth Marshall, a 17-year veteran of the Tooele County Sheriff’s Office, had his police credentials suspended for one year by...

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading...Loading...

Thursday, September 6th, 2012

Councilman accidentally crashes SUV into candy shop

A Tooele City councilman and his wife were taken to the hospital Wednesday morning after he crashed into a building in downtown Tooele. Councilman Dave McCall was driving north on Main Street at about 10 a.m. when...

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading...Loading...
Tooele to appeal Overlake lawsuit to Supreme Court

Thursday, September 6th, 2012

Tooele to appeal Overlake lawsuit to Supreme Court

Tooele City is taking its legal battle with the developer of Overlake to the Utah Supreme Court. The city has decided to appeal an August state Court of Appeals decision that overturned a 2010 3rd District Court...

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading...Loading...

Tuesday, September 4th, 2012

Cuts continue at county

Staff layoffs and department reorganizations continued at the Tooele County building last week as county commissioners attempted to shore up a budget facing a $4 million shortfall. “I was hoping this would be the last round of...

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading...Loading...

Thursday, August 30th, 2012

Health officials plot strategy for battle of the bulge

The Tooele County Health Department is declaring war on the county’s obesity problem. A group of nearly 30 community leaders joined together Wednesday morning to form a coalition to combat obesity over the next five years. The...

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading...Loading...

Tuesday, August 28th, 2012

City’s bill for Overlake lawsuit totals $4.2 million thus far

Tooele sent has spent $4.2 million to date in its decade-long legal battle against Overlake developer Tooele Associates. That figure includes outside attorney fees, court costs, expert witnesses, and costs of discovery — a pre-trial phase that...

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading...Loading...

Tuesday, August 28th, 2012

County brings down the ax

Tooele County Commissioners are making deep budget cuts and laying off employees as they attempt to stave off an estimated $4 million revenue shortfall by slashing expenses in the last three months of the 2012 budget. Revenue...

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading...Loading...

Tuesday, August 28th, 2012

Board president defends superintendent pay hike

In a year in which the Tooele County School Board handed out only half of scheduled salary step increases to teachers and raised property taxes by 9.1 percent, it also chose to bump up Superintendent Terry Linares’...

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading...Loading...

Thursday, August 23rd, 2012

Despite public opposition, school board raises taxes

The Tooele County School Board raised taxes Tuesday night with the doggedness of a schoolmarm standing up to a roomful of unruly students. After two hours of impassioned testimony against the tax hike by a crowd of...

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading...Loading...

Tuesday, August 21st, 2012

Former alum takes over at Grantsville Junior High

The first bell of the first period of the first day of school — music to the ears of Charlie Mohler. “Yes, right on time,” exclaimed Mohler, the new principal of Grantsville Junior High School, confirming the...

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading...Loading...
Page 728 of 783 1 723 724 725 726 727 728 729 730 731 732 733 783