Posted: Friday, Jul 25th, 2014
By Ed Close
EVANSTON -- The budget for Uinta County for the 2015 fiscal year saw more cuts and will be approximately $100,000 lower than the 2014 budget. The cuts are being caused by the reduction or loss of Payment in Lieu of Taxes (PILT) funding from the federal government, landfill fees that are not generating sufficient ...more
Posted: Tuesday, Jul 22nd, 2014
EVANSTON -- Depot Square was filled with both residents and visitors Saturday for the sixth annual Evanston Brewfest. The popular event drew many beer drinkers from neighboring Utah and some from Idaho and other states.
"We surveyed some people and 90 percent of the people we talked to were staying at a hotel in Evanston Saturday night," said Dawn Darby, ...more
Posted: Friday, Jul 18th, 2014
By Bryon Glathar
Herald Managing Editor
ECHO CANYON, Utah -- A fiery accident involving two semitrucks on westbound Interstate 80 in Echo Canyon left hundreds of motorists either stranded in Evanston or forced to alternate routes Wednesday.
According to Tyler Rowser of the North Summit Fire District, the crash occurred around 4:45 a.m. Wednesday at milepost 182, when ...more
Modified: Tuesday, Jul 15th, 2014
EVANSTON -- An Evanston restaurant sustained damage yesterday morning after a black GMC Jimmy came crashing through its wall.
The incident occurred around 9:30 a.m. Monday, after the driver, who was heading north into town on Highway 150, drove off the road, over the curb and into the north wall of Rancherito's, located at 113 Front St.
Evanston Police Lt. ...more