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9-Year-Old Choir Member Guarantees Christmas Cheer At Naples Tree Lighting

If you haven’t caught the Christmas spirit this year there is a sure opportunity tonight. The 5th annual Naples City Tree Lighting event is happening at the Naples City Plaza and one of the children’s choir members makes a very good case for why you should be there.

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Give’m Health: Local Law Enforcement Talks Safe Celebrating And Cost Of DUI

Uintah County Sheriff’s Sgt. Dustin Cheshire and Vernal PD Detective Mike Tribe visited the Evans Family Media studios as part of the Give’m Health feature to talk safe celebrating and the cost of driving after drinking. Their message was simple.

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U’ettes Ready For Challenge Of Shift From 4A To 5A Competition

A team with a long history of success is showing signs that good things are to come during their transition from 4A to 5A competition.

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Santa’s Community Effort Angel Trees Now Up; Donations Accepted

The Vernal Rotary Club is staying busy for a great cause. The Angel Trees for Santa’s Community Effort are now up and tags can be selected in order to donate presents for local kids on Christmas morning. Each tag is for a specific kid and lists their gender, age, and what they are hoping for on Christmas morning.

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Uintah County And Uintah School District To Consider Precinct Boundary Changes

A meeting is happening this week that could affect the future of Uintah School Board representation. Uintah County, Uintah School District, and the Uintah School Board have scheduled a joint meeting for December 8th to discuss proposed school board precinct boundary changes.

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Christmas Spirit Abounds At Uintah Basin Orchestra and Chorus Concerts

After a year off, the talented folk of the Uintah Basin Orchestra and Chorus arrived in full force to deliver Christmas spirit on Saturday during two concerts.

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Shop With A Cop A Much Anticipated Annual Event

A favorite annual event is approaching for local law enforcement. “Law Enforcement as a whole looks forward every year to Shop With A Cop,” shares Vernal Assistant Police Chief Keith Campbell. “It is a great opportunity for our profession to help others.

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Tune In To Watch Uintah Marching Band In Pearl Harbor Parade

Tomorrow is a memorable day for the Uintah Marching Band and there is a way you can share in the experience. The Uintah High School Marching Band and Uintah High School Orchestra flew to Hawaii last week to prepare for the 2021 Pearl Harbor Memorial Parade taking place on December 7th.

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Basin Cowboys Competing At National Finals Rodeo

Major rodeo action is underway in Las Vegas for the National Finals Rodeo and local cowboys are giving it all they got. Rhen Richard (Ri-Shard) of Roosevelt, Utah, and Jeremy Buhler of Arrowwood, Alberta, won a team roping round with a time of 4.2 seconds. Josh Frost placed 4th in bull riding during round 3.

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Get Your Flu Shot During National Influenza Vaccination Week

It’s National Influenza Vaccination Week and if you haven’t received a flu shot yet, TriCounty Health Department wants you to know there is still time. TriCounty Health Department administers flu vaccines to children six months old to adults and senior citizens.

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Uintah Agricultural Students Selling Beautiful Poinsettias

Holiday gift giving combined with supporting local students doesn’t get any easier than visiting the greenhouse behind Uintah High School. Uintah School District shares that Uintah High School Agricultural Sciences students have beautiful poinsettias ready to go for the holiday season.

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COVID-19 Transmission Index and Update

As of Thursday, December 2nd, TriCounty Health Department reported 8,907 total COVID-19 cases in the tri-county area to date, an increase of 16 new cases from the day before. There have been zero new COVID-19 related deaths in the last 7 days and 7 new COVID-19 related hospitalizations.

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How To Avoid Holiday Scammers

“If it seems like free money, or sounds too good to be true, it is.” Those are the words of Vernal City Assistant Police Chief Keith Campbell. Unfortunately, scammers do not take time off for the holidays and in many cases they amp up their efforts as they know people are more generous and trusting this time of year.

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Event Invites All to Remember Loved Ones During Christmas Season

The Christmas season is filled with all kinds of memories. For those that have lost loved ones it can be quite a difficult time.

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Congregation Rallies For Vernal Christian Church Pastor During Health Crisis

The congregation for the Vernal Christian Church is doing what they can to support the new pastor after he suffered a health crisis last month. On November 18th, Pastor Schaun Colin experienced a serious life-changing event when he went into Cardiac Arrest.

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