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Pilot who landed in Vernal with 180 pounds of pot sentenced to probation

An Idaho pilot caught at a Utah airport with 180 pounds on marijuana in his small plane has been ordered to spend more than four years on federal probation and pay a... Read more »

July 23, 2014

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Uintah County shooting probe hampered by uncooperative victim, deputies say

Uintah County sheriff's detectives say a woman who was shot in the leg and critically injured June 25 refuses to talk to them about what happened and is hampering... Read more »

July 1, 2014


Pilot who landed in Vernal with planeload of pot enters guilty plea

An Idaho man pleaded guilty Wednesday to flying planeloads of marijuana around the country for at least three years before his November arrest at Vernal Regional Airport. Read more »

May 7, 2014

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Widows of Utah's fallen officers present leadership scholarships

Scholarships in the names of Utah's four most-recent fallen officers were handed out to high school students Tuesday. Each student is the son or daughter of a current... Read more »

May 6, 2014

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Roosevelt woman accused of sending drug-laced card to inmate

A Roosevelt woman already facing felony charges following a raid on her home by drug agents is back behind bars, accused of sending a Duchesne County Jail inmate a... Read more »

March 21, 2014


Small plane lands in Vernal with nearly $450K in marijuana, police say

An Idaho man who was arrested after investigators discovered nearly 200 pounds of marijuana inside his small plane at Vernal Regional Airport is expected to face... Read more »

Nov. 13, 2013


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