Tooele

Tooele

(to͞oĭl`ə), city (1990 pop. 13,887), seat of Tooele co., N central Utah, a rapidly growing suburb of Salt Lake CitySalt Lake City,
city (1990 pop. 159,936), alt. c.4,330 ft (1,320 m), state capital and seat of Salt Lake co., N central Utah, on the Jordan River and near the Great Salt Lake, at the foot of the Wasatch Range; inc. 1851.
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, in a farm area; inc. 1853. A major source of employment is the Tooele Army Depot, a huge installation that includes the Dugway Proving Ground; chemical weapons storage and disposal facilities are also nearby. Tooele has a large copper-mining industry; the Elton Tunnel (4 mi/6 km long; built 1937–42) in the Oquirrh Mts. leads to the source of the ores in Bingham Canyon. The city was settled (1849) by Mormons on a California wagon route. Of interest are the remains of stops on the pony expresspony express,
in U.S. history, relay mail service. At its inception in Apr., 1860, the pony express operated between St. Joseph, Mo., the western end of a telegraph line, and Sacramento, Calif.
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Wood also expects Tooele County to become a hotspot for growth, especially after major projects, such as the Salt Lake International Airport expansion and the Amazon fulfillment center, are completed.
Potential gathers being considered for the 2018 season include the Blawn Wash Herd Management Area (HMA) in Beaver County, the Muddy Creek HMA in Emery County, the Onaqui HMA located in Tooele County, and the Bible Springs HMA location in Iron County.
22 September 2016 - Illinois-based electronics recycling company ATR (Advanced Technology Recycling) has acquired Tooele, Utah-based ERS (Electronic Recycling Solutions), the company said.
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The report noted violations at the EnergySolutions low-level radioactive waste disposal site in 2011, after the company buried 23 barrels containing waste with higher concentrations of radiation than the state allows at its Tooele County landfill.
The automaker is providing Fiesta ST and Focus ST owners with complimentary driving instruction at Miller Motorsports Park in Tooele, Utah, which will include precision driving trchniques.
Since the scholarship program began in 2006, Sallie Mae Bank has awarded nearly USD535,000 in scholarship assistance to students attending colleges in Cache, Davis, Salt Lake, Tooele, Utah and Weber counties.
Washington, March 16 ( ANI ): Tooele police arrested a husband and wife duo after they allegedly robbed a bank and brought their two small children along in the getaway car on Monday.
The next weekend, the entry from Missouri S&T in Rolla raced to a first-place win in the HPVC West competition at Miller Motorsports Park, near Tooele, Utah.
The commercial-scale, on-farm trials were funded in part with a grant from the Western Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education Program and were conducted in Tooele County, Utah, in cooperation with the Grantsville Soil Conservation District and the Darrell Johnson Ranch in Rush Valley.
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