Tragedy struck for a Roosevelt family on Wednesday and the community is rallying around them and asking for donations. The ‘Adams Family Fire Relief Fund’ is set up on GoFundMe.com where monetary donations are being gathered. The family is also in need of physical donations. Items needed right away include kitchen appliances and utensils, young children’s toys, books, blankets, winter coats, gloves, and clothing for three boys ages 13, 10, and 6 and an 8-year-old girl.Read More
The Vernal Regional Airport is asking the public to help them reach their goal of 10,000 enplanements in 2018. An enplanement is one person boarding in Vernal and departing the airport and when 10,000 is reached in a calendar year, the airport qualifies for a $1,000,000 dollar grant in federal funding for fiscal year 2020.Read More
Be sure to bring Christmas magic to your day by taking a walk in the Enchanted Forest. The annual charitable event in Roosevelt starts today. “2018 is shaping up to be another amazing event!” shares Duchesne County Chamber Director Irene Hansen.Read More
by Ethan Landes
The Union High Drama Department is performing the play “Newsies” this weekend on November 16th and 17th. Newsies is a great family show. It tells a fantastic story of family and determination. The acting is spectacular and every actor gives 110%. Mindy Palmer, the director of the show says, “The new auditorium is amazing. Newsies has some of the best musical theatre songs ever written. If you don’t know it, come and find out why you love it… because you will. The stage set, lighting, and complete performance is amazing.” Shows are at 7:00 pm and ticket prices are from $9.50 - $13.50. The matinee show at 2:00 pm on Saturday is half price ($5.50 - $ 9.50). You can pick the seats you want at UnionHighDrama.com.