Summit County

Brian Gorum Senate District 26

The primary election season is upon us, with three candidates running for Utah Senate District 26 on the Republican ballot. A resident of Vernal is one of those interested in serving the sprawling and diverse area that includes the five counties from the northeastern part of the state. Carolyn Murray has this:  

The Summit Community Gardens have opened for the season. David Boyle has more:

During the 2018 Utah legislative session, Summit County saw its share of bills it didn't like. One bill opposed by the county passed. Rick Brough has more:  

The 2018 election cycle may bring some challenges for Utah. The state legislature responded by adopting important changes to voting. Rick Brough has details:

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The Director of External Relations with the Utah Association of Counties, Lincoln Shurtz, has some suggestions for Summit County. Rick Brough has more:

A Basin resident has been sentenced to up to five years in the Utah State Prison, after making threats last year against two Summit County Sheriff's officers. Rick Brough has more:

Summit County Sheriff's Department is focusing on protecting local schools. David Boyle has this:

The Children's Justice Center serves some of Summit County's most vulnerable residents. Supporters of the center hope in the future it can move to an improved facility to help victims of child abuse. With that in mind, the Justice Center is hosting an open house Monday afternoon at the Richins Services Building in Kimball Junction. Rick Brough reports:

An Evanston, Wyoming, man was arrested Saturday by Summit County Sheriff's deputies after stabbing a Salt Lake area resident in an unprovoked attack at a convenience store in eastern Summit County. Rick Brough files this report:

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Years of discussion and public hearings about the East County Planning Code came to a conclusion Wednesday. The Summit County Council unanimously approved revisions to chapters three and four of the code, and also okayed a zoning district map. Rick Brough has more: