wildfires

Local News
5:40 pm
Wed June 11, 2014

Daniels Talks About Wildfire Awareness During The Summer

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.

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Summit County Council
5:07 pm
Thu May 15, 2014

Ure Second Guesses Payments For Utah's Summer Fires

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.
But Ure said for other reasons, he's skeptical of the proposal. Rick Brough has more.

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Local News
5:35 pm
Wed September 18, 2013

Wildfires Continue to Devastate Summit County

  Even though the floods from Boulder Colorado are making headlines, Summit County's biggest problem is still wildfire. Rick Brough has more. 

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Emergency REsponse
6:32 pm
Thu September 12, 2013

Emergency Responders Kept Busy With Fire And Flood

Emergency responders in the East County had to deal with a fire near Kamas, and a minor flood near Coalville. Rick Brough has more. 

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Rockport Estate Fire
3:36 pm
Fri August 16, 2013

Still Not Safe For Residents to Return Home in Rockport

Hot spots still smoulder Friday in the Rockport Estates and Rockport Ranches area.
Credit Larry Warren

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.

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