Wasatch County

Heber, Midway and Wasatch County

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The Indian Lands and Public Lands Alliance defends Indian Sovereignty and supports the protection of federal public lands. Alliance representatives visited Park City this week to build awareness and collect signatures in support of their cause.  Carolyn Murray has more:

Smoke and particulate matter from wildfires raging across the west can cause problems for some people.  The Summit County Health Department is investigating.    Carolyn Murray has more:

Aubreigh Parks

Last Saturday, more than a thousand people gathered in Monticello, Utah for the memorial service of staff Sgt. Aaron Butler – who was killed August 16th serving a combat mission in Afghanistan. On Tuesday, the soldier’s youngest sibling, Adam, drove back alone to his new home in Heber City – and was welcomed with an outpouring of love and support from the community. Leslie Thatcher has more.

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The annual Soldier Hollow Classic starts early Friday morning in Midway with the sheep dog championship and festival. Carolyn Murray has more:

Blake Allen-Wasatch Fire DistrictKelleen Potter-Heber City Council

The Wasatch County Fire District is proposing up to a million dollar tax increase which the Chief says is necessary to hire new people and purchase needed equipment.  At an open house on Monday, the fire district welcomed the community to find out more about what they do and how much it costs.   Carolyn Murray has more: 

Wasatch Fire District Asks For Tax Increase

Aug 24, 2017

Wasatch County Fire District is asking voters to support a tax increase. They’re hosting an information session Monday night at the Heber Fire Station and hoping to have Wasatch County officials attend.   Carolyn Murray has more:

Wasatch School District Facebook Page

Wasatch School District Parents, administration, the Heber City Police Department and social media join forces to identify and resolve a safety issue in about 24 hours of time.  Carolyn Murray has more: 

Heber and Midway both held Primary Elections last week and both towns had incumbent mayors who made it through their primaries. Carolyn Murray has this:

Deer Valley Sold to Newly Formed Resort Consortium

Aug 21, 2017
Deer Valley Blog

Deer Valley was acquired Monday by a newly formed ski resort consortium.   Up to now, Deer Valley resort enjoys a long standing reputation of exceptional service, beautifully groomed trails and skier only access.  This is not expected to change, at least for this upcoming season.   Carolyn Murray has more: