Summit County News

County Council
11:00 am
Tue April 1, 2014

Open Houses Planned During National County Government Month

The Summit County Council has a couple of weeks off this month. But ironically, that comes during the national celebration of County Government Month. Rick Brough has more.

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County Council
5:18 pm
Fri March 21, 2014

Water Issues On County Council's Mind

The Summer County Council Wednesday, looking at the future of septic tanks in Snyderville Basin, discussed the issue with two other boards concerned with health and water quality. Rick Brough has more.

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Moving Ground
6:47 pm
Mon March 17, 2014

Earth Quaked In South Summit Area Monday

A minor earthquake was recorded Friday morning in the  South  Summit area.  But there was no damage to nearby communities, and no reports that the quake was felt.

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North Summit
2:31 pm
Tue March 11, 2014

North Summit Fire Certified For Emergency Care

The North Summit Fire District is now better able to provide emergency care, thanks to a certification it has obtained from the state.

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Snyderville Planning Commission
4:08 pm
Mon February 24, 2014

Robinson Previews Planning Commission Agenda

The Snyderville Planning Commission's fairly small agenda Tuesday night has a couple of items from Canyons Resort. Primarily, they're looking again at the Resort's proposed new ski maintenance building. Rick Brough has more.

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County Council
2:40 pm
Fri January 24, 2014

Tanger Expansion Get OK From County Council

The Summit County Council considered the application for new recreation projects, as well as approved the Tanger Outlet mall expansion. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

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Park Rag
2:32 pm
Fri January 10, 2014

Summit County Expands Citizen News Efforts with Park Rag

After more than a year of videotaping and posting the meetings of the Summit County Council online, Josh Mann is ready to expand his citizen news efforts with the Park Rag. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more. 

The website: ParkRag.com

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Summit County Government
6:05 pm
Wed January 8, 2014

Natural Gas Station Brings County Forward

The Summit County Council and other officials held a ribbon cutting ceremony Tuesday for a new natural gas station at Silver Creek Junction. County Manager Bob Jasper said earlier that it's a step forward, even with the controversy over the extraction methods for natural gas. Rick Brough has more.

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County Planning Department
10:21 am
Mon December 30, 2013

Barnes Joins County Development Team

Summit County's Development Director Pat Putt says that taking in a new administrator was a very important hire for him. And he's happy that Peter Barnes, a former private architect/designer in Park City, is in that position. Rick Brough has more.

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Fugitive Trail
5:08 pm
Fri December 27, 2013

Fugutive And His 'Captive' Jailed

Officers from the Summit Wasatch SWAT team surrounded a home in Oakley Thursday night, after getting reports that a fugitive suspect was holding a woman against her will. In the end, officers captures the male fugitive - and also charge the woman, who was allegedly held captive. Rick Brough has more.

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