School district makes mid-year changes

The Tooele County School District announced some mid-year administrative changes today, Oct. 6, including a new principal for Tooele High School. The changes started with the departure of Shaun Adams, who was serving as the district’s assistant transportation director. Adams accepted a new position in Draper. “This was a promotion for Shaun and closer to home. We thank him for […]

Tooele man arrested for biting off part of teen’s ear

A Tooele man is facing a second-degree felony charge of mayhem after he allegedly bit off part of a teenage boy’s ear. Tooele City police officers were dispatched to the area of 500 North and 500 West during the evening of Oct. 3, around 9:30 p.m. on a report of an assault, according to Det. Colbey Bentley, with the police […]

Leona Marie Pehrson Anderton


Leona Marie Pehrson Anderton, passed away Saturday, Oct. 1, 2022, peaceably in her home surrounded by her family at the age of 90. Marie, known by her family and friends, was born Feb. 20, 1932, in Tetonia, Idaho, to Glenn Russell and Leona Florence Olsen Pehrson, the fifth child born to them, including Junior Glen Pehrson, Pearl Pehrson (still born), […]

Tooele falls to Timpanogos on Senior Night

The Tooele Buffaloes football team sought to pick up its third win of the season during Senior Night on Friday. Facing off against the 6-2 Timpanogos Timberwolves, the 2-6 Buffaloes knew they’d have their hands full though the game started closer than expected. After both teams exchanged turnovers on downs, it was the Timberwolves who opened the scoring with a […]