Tyler Rowser

Local News
4:10 pm
Tue July 29, 2014

Rockport Fire Part 2: 2014

Credit Lynn Ware Peek.

It was a bad case of deja vu, for Rockport Estates homeowners and local firefighters, as a fire broke out Friday afternoon close to the same area as the Rockport blaze last August. The good news is that the fire was of less duration and inflicted less damage. An evacuation for 200 homes in the Rockport area was ordered Friday afternoon, but was lifted later that night. The spokesmen for the North Summit Fire District, Tyler Rowser, reported about 3 p.m. Sunday that the fire was entirely contained, with 120 acres burned. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Local News
6:45 pm
Mon July 28, 2014

Rowser Talks About This Year's Rockport Fire

Credit Lynn Ware Peek.

The second fire in Rockport in many years is now 100% contained the homes of Rockport residents spared. Lynn Ware Peek has more.

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Local News
12:58 pm
Mon July 21, 2014

Fires In North Summit This Weekend

The stormy weather that struck the Wasatch Back on Sunday resulted in a frantic afternoon for North Summit firefighters, who had to respond to several lightning-caused fires. Rick Brough has more.

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Local News
1:02 pm
Wed July 2, 2014

Tollgate Residents Are Affected By I80 Construction

Although the residences west of Tollgate Canyon are affected by the I80 Highway reconstruction, this summer and next, personnel at the North Summit Fire District say they are able to access those neighborhoods, for fires and emergencies. Rick Brough has more.

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Local News
1:01 pm
Wed July 2, 2014

North Summit Fire Department Keeping Caution For This Year's Fireworks

While Park City has restricted fireworks this year, a ban isn't in effect for cities on the East Side of the county. Although the fire danger isn't considered extreme there, a spokesman for North Summit's fire district is still advising caution. Rick Brough has more.

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Barn Fire
10:13 am
Wed December 25, 2013

Christmas Eve Fire Contained In Wanship

Credit North Summit Fire District

An early morning fire in Wanship destroyed a local barn Tuesday, and resulted in the death of some small farm animals. Rick Brough has more.

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