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Reckless driver arrested in Tooele County

STOCKTON, Utah (ABC4) – A man is facing criminal charges after police said he was driving recklessly in Tooele County Wednesday afternoon. According to police, around 2:10 p.m. a Stockton officer saw a black Audi traveling at 81 miles per hour in a 40-mile-per-hour zone near Connor and Silver Avenue on SR-81 in Stockton. The […]
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19-year-old busted driving at 'extreme speeds' in Tooele County

TOOELE COUNTY, Utah (KUTV) — A Bluffdale teen is facing reckless driving charges after Stockton Police stopped him driving at "extreme speeds" in Tooele County. Around 2 p.m. Wednesday, police observed a black Audi passenger car traveling southbound on SR-36 at a high rate of speed. An officer with...
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Man facing reckless driving charges after incident in Stockton, police say

STOCKTON, Utah — A 19-year-old man is facing reckless driving charges after police say he drove at a high-rate of speed through Stockton on Wednesday afternoon. Police say a black Audi passenger vehicle was traveling southbound on SR-36 just after 2 pm. An officer, who was positioned at Connor and Silver in Stockton, clocked the vehicle going 81 miles per hour in an area where the posted speed limit is 40.
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Farmer John meatpacking plant in Vernon to close in 2023

Rick Montanez reports from Vernon on the closure of the Farmer John plant. It was announced in a statement released by parent company Smithfield Foods, Inc., which also disclosed that they are looking to end all operations in Arizona and Utah as well.

International experimental event gives fighting edge

DUGWAY PROVING GROUND, Utah – The Army never fights alone – and it doesn’t experiment in a vacuum, either. Faster. Farther range. Greater survivability. To the warfighter, whether their uniform bears the flag of the United States or they’re a member of the coalition forces, those attributes can mean the difference between life and death on the battlefield.

Dugway High graduates a dozen

Dugway High School presented diplomas to 12 graduating seniors during a ceremony held May 24, 2022 at 1 p.m. in the Dugway High School auditorium. Petra Gould and George Bruce were guest speakers. Emma Ruckle, salutatorian and Jordan Anderton, valedictorian, both addressed the graduating seniors and the members of the...

Stockton man facing charges for sex crimes

A Stockton man was arrested on May 20 on a second-degree felony of sexual exploitation and sexual solicitation, a misdemeanor, after he arranged to meet with a prostitute and viewed explicit images of children. Stockton Police received information on May 18, that 49-year-old Scot Phillips had solicited a prostitute and...

Stockton Police bust individuals with meth, marijuana, restricted weapons

Four people in Stockton were charged with possession of methamphetamine and other drug-related charges, along with child endangerment and possession of a deadly weapon after Stockton Police and the Tooele County Major Crimes Task Force searched their homes.. Stockton Police, and the Task Force, which is composed of officers from...

Hit and run in Stockton

A truck and car accident in Stockton on Thursday, May 12 caused extensive damage to the car. A driver in a pickup truck on Stockton’s Main Street turned left in front of the car, causing the driver of the car to swerve and hit a fence. The driver of the truck fled from the scene of the accident. Officers are still looking for the driver of a white truck.

Car swerves, crashes into fence after near collision in Stockton

STOCKTON, Utah — A silver car left the roadway and crashed into a fence in Stockton Thursday night after police say another vehicle swerved in front of it at an intersection. The incident happened at Connor Avenue (state Route 36) and Silver Avenue around 9 p.m. Thursday. Officials with...

Open detonations to resume at Tooele Army Depot-South

Tooele Army Depot, Utah – Tooele Army Depot will resume open detonation operations on TEAD-South beginning April 1. These operations are permitted to run annually from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., April 1 to Oct. 31, weather permitting. TEAD-South is located in Rush Valley and consists of 19,364 acres...

Stockton Justice Court vacancy

The deadline for applications for a justice court judge position in Stockton has been extended. The position will replace Judge Ron E. Powell who will retire in March. To be considered for a justice court judgeship in Tooele County, candidates must be at least 25 years of age, a citizen of the United States, a Utah resident for at least three years, and have earned a high school diploma or GED.

Chandler Trail in Ophir Canyon may open

One closed road in Ophir Canyon may be open to the public by this spring, without a lawsuit. Tooele County Council Kendall Thomas member briefed the County Council on a proposed agreement with the family of Howard Ault that will grant an easement for public access to the Chandler Trail and a trail head in Ophir Canyon during the council’s work session meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 15.