Recent Articles by Geoff Liesik
Published: Wednesday, May 22, 2013 6:12 pm MDT
An 8th District judge set a $10,000 bail Wednesday for a man who has served nearly four years in prison for an aggravated child sex abuse conviction that was vacated by the Utah Supreme Court earlier this month...
Published: Wednesday, May 22, 2013 3:24 pm MDT
A teenager riding his bicycle to Union High School hit a school bus Wednesday, according to Roosevelt police.
Published: Monday, May 20, 2013 7:10 pm MDT
A father and son from Las Vegas were seriously injured Monday when the driver of a sport-utility vehicle pulled into the path of a tractor-trailer truck near Strawberry Reservoir.
Published: Monday, May 20, 2013 6:57 pm MDT
Arrest warrants have been issued for three people in the May 15 beating that left a Vernal man in a coma. Police say they're also looking for a 17-year-old boy in connection with the assault.
Published: Monday, May 20, 2013 3:34 pm MDT
A Uintah County man who struck and killed a Vernal teen while texting and driving has pleaded guilty to a felony, and settled a wrongful-death lawsuit with the boy's parents.
Published: Thursday, May 16, 2013 7:41 pm MDT
Two witnesses to a brutal assault that left a Vernal man in a coma said Thursday that the attack outside a Uintah County convenience store appeared to be gang related.
Published: Thursday, May 16, 2013 5:53 pm MDT
Three-hundred feet. That's how close oil and gas wells can be drilled to homes and public buildings in Duchesne County under a new ordinance that's been panned by the energy industry and property owners alike.
Published: Thursday, May 16, 2013 3:33 pm MDT
A Fort Duchesne man who admitted to attacking a woman in his home with a machete has been sentenced to prison.
Published: Wednesday, May 15, 2013 9:23 pm MDT
A man who was assaulted outside a Uintah County convenience store Wednesday night suffered a head injury that was so severe he had to be flown to a Salt Lake area hospital for treatment.
Published: Tuesday, May 14, 2013 3:31 pm MDT
Vernal police are asking the public to help them track down a man who stole a five-gallon container filled with donations for the American Cancer Society.