The Utah Department of Environmental Quality is testing local drinking water supplies following a Union Pacific coal train derailment Saturday morning.
A local bovine made good on an escape attempt from a pasture near the 1800 block of E. 1000 S. on Friday.
Each week, the Sun Advocate and Emery County Progress select a submitted photo for a chance to win $25.
I am a life-long resident of Helper, a baseball oriented town, and I have a long memory of our baseball park and the activity that took place there over the last 85 years. As a 12-year old youngster I can remember playing on the historic field in the American Legion junior baseball program. …
(Photos by Rhonda Peterson)
(Photos by Levan Hall, Kalli Prendergast, and Francie Jones)
Utah State University Eastern Men’s soccer faced Otero Junior College in a non-conference match Saturday. The Eagles looked for redemption after being thrashed twice by nationally ranked Salt Lake Community College the previous weekend.
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Only about half of Utahns support a proposed $.10 a gallon gasoline tax hike, according to Utahpolicy.com.