Wasatch County http://kpcw.org en Wasatch County Building Trails And Trail Foundations http://kpcw.org/post/wasatch-county-building-trails-and-trail-foundations <p>The Wasatch Trails Alliance has blossomed as a trails foundation at nearly the same rate that new trails in the Heber Valley have. Lynn Ware Peek has more.</p><p></p> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 22:34:48 +0000 Lynn Ware Peek 12216 at http://kpcw.org Wasatch County Building Trails And Trail Foundations Convicts Leaves Work Detail Then Plants Bomb http://kpcw.org/post/convicts-leaves-work-detail-then-plants-bomb <p>Officers from the Wasatch County Sheriff's Department and Heber City&nbsp;Police responded today when a State Prison convict walked away from a work detail. The escapee was caught shortly afterward at Wal-Mart this afternoon, but officers also had to deal with a bomb discovered with the inmate. Rick Brough&nbsp;has more.</p><p></p> Sat, 29 Mar 2014 00:36:58 +0000 Rick Brough 11595 at http://kpcw.org Convicts Leaves Work Detail Then Plants Bomb Heber Man Arrest For Theft From Company http://kpcw.org/post/heber-man-arrest-theft-company <p>A former Heber Light &amp; Power employee has been arrested on a second degree felony for allegedly charging more than $100,000 on the company's credit card.</p><p>The Wasatch Wave is reporting that 54-year-old Anthony L. Furness of Heber City used a company credit card to pay for personal expenses between 2010 and 2013. Citing court documents from the Attorney General's office, Furness was the company's chief financial officer between 2006 and 2013. He allegedly concealed the personal charges by submitting expense account statements and claiming the charges were business related.</p> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 17:34:00 +0000 Leslie Thatcher 11253 at http://kpcw.org Student's Initiative To Garner Visit From Governor http://kpcw.org/post/students-initiative-garner-visit-governor <p>Utah Governor Gary Herbert is scheduled to visit a group of Heber City high school students today, who urged lawmakers this year to pass a bill allowing 16- and 17-year-olds to serve as election poll workers. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.</p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 21 Mar 2014 23:20:34 +0000 Leslie Thatcher 11257 at http://kpcw.org Missing Heber Child Found http://kpcw.org/post/missing-heber-child-found <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Heber City police have located the missing 13-month-old Heber City girl after she was reported taken by her non-custodial father on Monday. &nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">KPCW's</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Leslie Thatcher reports.</span></p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 12 Mar 2014 23:46:34 +0000 Leslie Thatcher 11022 at http://kpcw.org