KANOSH, Utah (AP) — A sandstorm caused a huge 22-vehicle pileup on a Utah highway that left eight people dead, including children, authorities said.
The American West is baking, burning and drying in intertwined extreme weather. Four sets of numbers explain how bad it is now, while several others explain why it got this bad.
People camping on state or private lands in Box Elder County and throughout northern Utah will have to get by without a campfire for the foreseeable future now that the state has put additional fire restrictions in place.
Tremonton City has implemented additional restrictions on the use of secondary water and renewed its pleas for residents to use less water after deliveries into the local canal system were cut for the second time this year.
After going on an unplanned hiatus in 2020, the Miss Bear River Valley pageant returned to Garland last week with much fanfare as the event celebrated its 75th year.
Farmers and ranchers in Box Elder County can now apply for emergency loans from the federal government to help cover their losses during what has become the worst drought to grip Utah and much of the western U.S. in decades.
Garland City held its annual summer celebration last week. The event’s name was changed from Wheat & Beet Days to Garland City Days, but the festivities on hand were much like past years with a parade, softball games, food trucks and a host of activities for revelers off all ages to cele…
A recent spike in the number of people testing positive for COVID-19 has prompted Utah health officials to once again label Box Elder County a “high transmission” area for the coronavirus.
The Box Elder County contingent at next month’s National High School Finals Rodeo will be a youthful one, but that doesn’t mean the locals who qualified aren’t poised to make some noise at the national level.
With their backs against the wall, the Lady Bears softball team responded in the biggest way possible.
The Bear River baseball team bowed out of the 4A state tournament in the quarterfinal round last week, but not before pulling off the biggest upset of the state tournament.
The boys lacrosse team will wrap up the spring sports season for Bear River High this week after reaching the semifinal round of the 4A state playoffs.
After some strong showings at last week’s region meet, the Bear River boys and girls are gearing up for this week’s state track and field championships in Davis County.
It came down to the final inning of the final game, but the Bear River baseball team found a way to survive and advance in the southern Utah heat.
There was no letting up last week for the Bear River softball team, which remained focused in a two-game dismantling of Hurricane High to start its 2021 playoff run.
The past year has limited the funding for our local Bear River Valley Museum with doors being closed most of the time. Three local clubs collectively donated $1,200 to be used for yearly utility bills. Pictured left to right are Julia Wardle, Tremonton Women's Civic League; Karen Stokes, Bea…
We are a camping family … or at least we were before we had three kids.
The family of Helen Yamasaki is inviting relatives and friends to celebrate her 100th birthday. It will be held on July 24th from 1pm-4pm at the Honeyville Buddhist Temple (3945 W. 6900 N. Honeyville)
County overreached in buying buildings
The long-awaited, first-of-the-summer holiday has passed. Many of us vacated the premises and enjoyed family and friends in different locations and a change of scenery. Wasn’t it great! Big parades, little parades, music and noise, barbeques, and vendors. This Fourth of July was one for the …
Dale and Connie Archibald are beyond thrilled to announce the marriage of their daughter, Ashlee Anne to Clay Hancock, son of Ron and Cathy Hancock. They will be married in the Brigham City Temple on Wednesday, July 14th. A wedding luncheon will take place directly following the ceremony.
Annual suicide prevention walkThe Northern Box Elder Suicide Prevention Coalition is putting together its annual walk for families that have lost someone to suicide. Join us as we come together to remember those special individuals and learn about suicide prevention resources.
Annual suicide prevention walk