Recent Articles by Geoff Liesik
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.
Published: Monday, May 13, 2013 5:10 pm MDT
A Duchesne man had to be cut out of the cab of his pickup truck Monday after he crashed into a tractor-trailer truck that had pulled into his path, according to the Utah Highway Patrol.
Published: Friday, May 10, 2013 9:16 pm MDT
A Uintah County woman who says she's the chairwoman of an American Indian tribe has filed a 250-page document that lays claim to millions of acres of land in four Utah counties.
Published: Friday, May 10, 2013 6:45 pm MDT
An award-winning real estate broker known to many in the Uintah Basin as the public face of a major retail development project in Vernal has been charged with forging federal termite inspection records.
Published: Wednesday, May 8, 2013 5:04 pm MDT
A man was killed and another injured when an oil storage tank exploded during routine maintenance Tuesday night.
Published: Wednesday, May 8, 2013 11:24 am MDT
A statement attributed to a 16-year-old boy charged with killing a Hispanic man, coupled with the discovery of graffiti that contained threats and racial slurs toward Latinos, have some people on edge in Grand ...