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2010-05-13 07:30:00

TAMPA, Fla., May 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Proper Power & Energy, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: PPWE) announced today the Company has engaged H. Gordon Beamguard of HGB Land Services Company, Inc.

2009-11-05 10:24:00

ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md., Nov. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An Oregon judge denied a motion for summary judgment against the State of Oregon regarding Army chemical weapons destruction at the Umatilla Chemical Depot, Hermiston, Ore. Judge Michael H.

2009-08-17 17:29:00

ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND, Md., Aug. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- On August 10, 2009, the U.S. Army Environmental Command awarded a $2.845 million performance-based task order to Parsons Infrastructure and Technology Group, Pasadena, Calif., for environmental remediation services at Tooele Army Depot, Utah.

2008-09-17 09:00:31

A wildfire had burned 50 acres by late Tuesday in Tooele County near Johnson's Pass and state Route 199. Tooele County Fire Warden Roice Arnold said the fire started around 5 p.m. Fire crews closed down SR 199 for a while on Tuesday, but it has been reopened.

2008-09-06 21:00:07

Cliff Gullett was going 239 mph when he lost control of his motorcycle on Utah's Bonneville Salt Flats, crashed and died, authorities said. He was 47.

2008-08-18 18:00:19

A Utah National Guard employee pleaded not guilty to federal charges accusing him of soliciting sex on the Internet from someone he thought was an underage girl. The grand jury indictment charges Sgt. 1st Class Craig James Dowen, 47, with coercion and enticement for illegal sexual activity.

2008-08-18 03:00:14

By Anonymous Reckitt Benckiser, a Slough, England-based manufacturer of household cleaning products such as Lysol, Old English and Woolite, has been offered a $1.9 million incentive from the Governor's Office of Economic Development (GOED) to build a distribution and logistics center in Tooele County.

2008-08-13 18:00:23

A wildfire burning in northern Utah is expected to be contained by the end of the week. The Devil's fire has been pushed by strong winds, but firefighters have managed to get on top of it. By Tuesday, the 1,588- acre fire burning in Box Elder County was declared about 70 percent contained.

2008-08-12 09:01:00

New wildfires are burning across the state as firefighters managed to contain old ones. An 800-acre wildfire was burning in Box Elder County on Monday. The Devil's fire was sparked on Sunday by lightning storms that moved across the area.

2008-07-25 15:00:00

By Brian Maffly, The Salt Lake Tribune Jul. 25--IOSEPA -- Benjamin Pykles scans the southern edge of this old townsite in Utah's desolate Skull Valley, looking for the front wheel of a century-old tricyle.


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