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2014 Elections
3:56 pm
Tue August 20, 2013

2014 Elections Already Has Two Candidates

David Brickey, left, and Robert Hilder, right, have both stated their intention to run for Summit County Attorney next year.

The election is more than a year away, but there will be a contest in 2014 for Summit County Attorney. Former Third District Court Judge  says he plans to run for the job, as a Democrat. And incumbent County Attorney, David Brickey, a Republican, says he will be asking voters for a third term.

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Police Blotter
9:32 am
Tue August 20, 2013

Accidental Gunshots Fired in Henefer

Among incidents over the weekend, Summit County deputies responded to the report of an accidental gunshot at a Henefer convenience store. Rick Brough has more.

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Rockport Estate Fire
2:50 pm
Mon August 19, 2013

Rockport Reservoir Saves The Day

Helicopters scooped water from the nearby Rockport Reservoir to help contain the Rockport Fire.
Credit PCFD/Paul Hewitt

If there's a wildfire, the best possible scenario would be to have a lake full of water a mile away - with free dipping privileges. As KPCW's Leslie Thatcher reports - that's been the case with the Rockport Fire.

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First Responders Recognized
2:38 pm
Mon August 19, 2013

Park City Elks Club Awards First Responders

PCFD Chief Paul Hewitt, left, with Zane Thompson, recognized for exemplary work within the fire department.
Credit PCSD/Paul Hewitt

The Park City Elks Club handed out awards to local First Responders at its annual barbecue Saturday afternoon. The plaques were handed out even while firefighters and police were keeping an eye on the embers of the Rockport 5 fire. Rick Brough has more. 

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Traffic News
2:31 pm
Mon August 19, 2013

Friday Afternoon Traffic Accident Send Two To Hospital

Credit Utah Department of Transportation

A single-vehicle truck-trailer accident held up traffic on U.S. 40 Friday afternoon. It sent both passengers to Salt Lake hospitals, one of those with critical injuries. Rick Brough has more.

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