wildfires http://kpcw.org en Daniels Talks About Wildfire Awareness During The Summer http://kpcw.org/post/daniels-talks-about-wildfire-awareness-during-summer <p>Fire season has begun - and while state officials have said in Northern Utah it will be a normal fire year "normal" means there will still be plenty of fires. Lynn Ware Peek has more.</p> Wed, 11 Jun 2014 23:40:00 +0000 Lynn Ware Peek 14653 at http://kpcw.org Daniels Talks About Wildfire Awareness During The Summer Ure Second Guesses Payments For Utah's Summer Fires http://kpcw.org/post/ure-second-guesses-payments-utahs-summer-fires <p>County Council Member David Ure says that, as somebody who's watching the local budget, a new idea floated by the state sounds good - that they would pay all the costs of suppressing fires.<br />But Ure&nbsp;said for other reasons, he's skeptical of the proposal. Rick Brough&nbsp;has more.</p><p></p> Thu, 15 May 2014 23:07:10 +0000 Rick Brough 13552 at http://kpcw.org Ure Second Guesses Payments For Utah's Summer Fires Wildfires Continue to Devastate Summit County http://kpcw.org/post/wildfires-continue-devastate-summit-county <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Even though the floods from Boulder Colorado are making headlines, Summit County's biggest problem is still wildfire. Rick Brough has more.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 18 Sep 2013 23:35:00 +0000 Rick Brough 4619 at http://kpcw.org Wildfires Continue to Devastate Summit County Emergency Responders Kept Busy With Fire And Flood http://kpcw.org/post/emergency-responders-kept-busy-fire-and-flood <p>Emergency responders in the East County had to deal with a fire near Kamas, and a minor flood near Coalville. Rick Brough&nbsp;has more.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 13 Sep 2013 00:32:00 +0000 Rick Brough 4627 at http://kpcw.org Still Not Safe For Residents to Return Home in Rockport http://kpcw.org/post/still-not-safe-residents-return-home-rockport <p>Leaking propane tanks in the Rockport Ranches and Rockport Estates subdivisions may mean that even though an evacuation order is lifted sometime soon, it could be a while before residents are actually allowed to live in their homes. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher reports.</p><p></p> Fri, 16 Aug 2013 21:36:28 +0000 Leslie Thatcher 3096 at http://kpcw.org Still Not Safe For Residents to Return Home in Rockport