Tooele Transcript Bulletin – News in Tooele, Utah

November 13, 2023
Fire at County landfill

A fire at the Toole County Landfill at 2830 S. Bauer Road, off SR-36 between Tooele City and Stockton, broke out on Monday afternoon, Nov. 13.

North Tooele Fire Department, Tooele City Fire Department, and Grantsville Fire Department responded.

A high wind carried smoke from the fire across western Tooele Valley towards the Tooele Army Depot and Grantsville.

The fire departments knocked down the flames, but the fire continued to smolder and smoke. No lives or habitable property appeared to be in danger.

More information on the fire will be in this week’s paper.


Tim Gillie

Editor at Tooele Transcript Bulletin
Tim has been writing for the Transcript Bulletin since October 2017. In February 2019 he was named as editor. In addition to being editor, Tim continues to write about Tooele County government, education, business, real estate, housing, politics and the state Legislature.A native of Washington state and a graduate of Central Washington University, Tim became a journalist after a 20 year career with the Boy Scouts of America.

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