Modified: Wednesday, May 6th, 2015
EVANSTON -- As many may have previously read about it, Lynn Conaway's peer advocate class at Evanston High School has been working on a big project for several months to help local residents with disabilities. The project is to construct a wheelchair accessible swing set at Hamblin Park, which will include an infant swing as well as two regular swings ...more
Posted: Friday, May 1st, 2015
EVANSTON -- One of Uinta County's Most Wanted has been arrested in Oklahoma, and authorities are crediting local media coverage for his capture. Another from the list was picked up in Minnesota recently.
Laurence Carolla, who's accused of defrauding Evanston business owners, was arrested on April 22, after the Hobart (Oklahoma) Police Department received an anonymous tip that included Carolla's ...more
Posted: Tuesday, Apr 28th, 2015
By Shay Blood
EVANSTON -- All the way from Minneapolis, Minnesota, the Buddy Holly tribute band, Buddy and the Boys, arrived in Evanston on Friday to perform concerts at the Evanston Cultural Center.
Band members include Nicholas Freeman, as Buddy Holly, on vocals and guitar; Scott Jorgenson, as the Big Bopper; pianist Allen Malicsi, as Ritchie ...more
Posted: Friday, Apr 24th, 2015
EVANSTON -- The Evanston Planning and Zoning Commission unanimously approved a conditional use permit last week for a refinery that owners plan to build on Union Road. The approval came after a public hearing held Monday, April 13, at city hall.
In order for the company to move forward, the city council will have to approve a property lease, and ...more