Tooele Transcript Bulletin – News in Tooele, Utah

Out & About

Thursday, February 4th, 2016

What would a pioneer of the 1840s think of our lives today?

When editor David Bern asked me if I’d be willing to compile a history column every week called Front-Page Flashback, I was excited. I love history; I’m fascinated by it. The idea that we have records of...

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

Thursday, January 28th, 2016

Even the best things in life — like sports! — come at a price

I have one of the best jobs in the world — forgive me, I’m boasting. I’m not saying it doesn’t come with a few downsides: It’s hard as a nauseatingly adorable newlywed to cover games during the hours...

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

Thursday, January 21st, 2016

Last weekend, I went far, far away — to get away from it all

Sometimes, a man just needs a break. A break from the hustle and bustle of adult life. A break from those angry emails that say you cover too much of one thing, followed by the angry emails...

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

Thursday, January 7th, 2016

Worthy runner-up for person of the year?: A watchful ‘fluorescent orange knight’

Randy Sant was selected as the Tooele Transcript Bulletin’s 2015 Person of the Year for his contributions to economic development in Tooele County and is a worthy selection. I feel like I’d be remiss without mentioning one...

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading...Loading...
You say there’s no such thing as Santa, but as for me, I believe

Wednesday, December 23rd, 2015

You say there’s no such thing as Santa, but as for me, I believe

An astronomical event happened Monday night in Utah. The winter solstice, the point in the earth’s orbit around the sun that the North Pole is the farthest away from the sun, and the sun appears to stand...

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

Thursday, December 10th, 2015

Forget the salt flats. The Great Salt Lake has ‘The Curve’ too

Tooele County has more than a dozen mountain ranges, several with summits that crack 10,000 feet above sea level. Yet, the county is perhaps more renowned for land features that go out instead of up. Take the...

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

Thursday, December 3rd, 2015

Going outside your comfort zone can really change your life

If you have never been outside of the country, you don’t know what you’re missing. Recently, my younger brother and I traveled to the Dominican Republic to volunteer as Spanish/English translators for a group of medical professionals...

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading...Loading...
Visions of snow angels and snowball fights came right back

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015

Visions of snow angels and snowball fights came right back

When I moved back to the Beehive State from southern California a little more than a year ago, I fully expected to have a hard time adjusting to this white stuff that occasionally falls from the sky...

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

Thursday, November 19th, 2015

So I nervously followed the signs that showed me where to vote

I’m embarrassed to admit it as a 26-year-old, but this month’s election was the first I’ve ever participated in. Sure, I’ve got my excuses. I wasn’t old enough to register one year, then I left on a...

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

Thursday, November 12th, 2015

Remembering our nation’s greatest generation on Veterans Day

Yesterday was Veterans Day, an important opportunity to show appreciation for the sacrifice and dedication of those willing to risk everything to protect our lives, freedom and liberty. As a reporter covering the military and veterans beat,...

1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading...Loading...
Page 1 of 17 1 2 3 4 5 6 17