Stranded and Missing Snowmobilers Safe Thanks to Search and Rescue

Stranded and Missing Snowmobilers Safe Thanks to Search and Rescue

Three separate incidents of stranded snowmobilers in recent days required the help of Search and Rescue. According to Wasatch County Search and Rescue, 9-1-1 was called by a female who was sledding in the Strawberry area on Tuesday evening around 6:42pm but who had become stranded. “She was sledding alone and became stuck in the snow,” shares Search and Rescue.

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2019 BTA Funding on Agenda at UTSSD Board Meeting Tonight

2019 BTA Funding on Agenda at UTSSD Board Meeting Tonight

The future of BTA has been a hot topic in Uintah County this year and tonight the board for the Uintah Transportation Special Service District will address the transit system funding for 2019. The board approved the 2019 funding for the BTA in December but decided to pay BTA on a month to month basis. On February 25th, community members showed up in force to the Uintah County joint city-county meeting where the future of BTA was discussed, public input was received, and questions were answered about the UTSSD budget.

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Free Performance Tonight for VernalUTAH Storytelling Festival

Free Performance Tonight for VernalUTAH Storytelling Festival

Thanks to the hard work of volunteers acquiring a special grant, tonight’s performance of the VernalUTAH Storytelling Festival is free to the public. The Grand Night of Tales being held tonight at the Vernal Middle School Auditorium will be the first night of performances by world class storytellers. “When I was in junior high, I couldn’t wait to go see the festival performances at the high school,” shares committee member Katie Ufford.

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UBTech Welding Building Opening

UBTech Welding Building Opening

The time has arrived! The ribbon cutting for the new UBTech Welding Technology Building is being held today. Although the project came together fairly quickly for a project of its size it was still quite an endeavor. As the acclaim of UBTech welding program continued to grow and the students brought back numerous awards, it was apparent to UBTech President Aaron Weight that a new building was necessary.

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