Latest Box Elder County, Utah Stories

2011-05-09 23:01:00

WASHINGTON, May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090226/CENSUSLOGO) TUESDAY, MAY 10: GOLDEN SPIKE DRIVEN Profile America -- Tuesday, May 10th.

2008-10-01 09:00:41

HONEYVILLE, Box Elder County -- The Northwestern Band of the Shoshone Nation will hold a groundbreaking ceremony Thursday in Box Elder County for a new 100 megawatt geothermal power plant that will supply energy to Riverside, Calif.

2008-09-23 09:00:36

The U.S. House passed by voice vote Monday a bill to give Mantua, Box Elder County, 31 acres of federal land for any "legitimate public purpose" it chooses. Rep. Rob Bishop, R-Utah, sponsor of the bill, has said that potential uses could include a cemetery, town hall, fire station, park or school.

2008-07-12 12:00:18

By Lynn Arave Deseret News -- Pro: The famous Spiral Jetty, a man-made art formation in the north arm of the lake, remains readily visible. There are also fewer islands in the Great Salt Lake, as more are connected to the mainland.

2008-06-19 06:00:00

By Kristen Moulton, The Salt Lake Tribune Jun. 19--BRIGHAM CITY -- The board representing garbage districts in five northern Utah counties decided unanimously Wednesday to drop its challenge of a voter initiative in Box Elder County.

2008-06-17 09:00:31

HOWELL, Box Elder County -- A magnitude 3.1 earthquake rattled the area just north of the Great Salt Lake on Sunday. Officials at the University of Utah Seismograph Stations say the quake hit around 1:27 p.m. about eight miles southwest of Howell and 23 miles west of Tremonton.

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