Contact County reporter David Burger

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Fetch isn't a game for rescue dogs

Wasatch Backcountry Rescue visits Canyons for summer training
08/26/2014 04:27 PM MDT
"One canine team can do the job of more than 150 people searching with probes in rock-hard avalanche debris," according to Wasatch Backcountry 
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Basin Rec specifies what funding will be used for
08/26/2014 04:26 PM MDT - The Summit County Council has approved the Snyderville Basin Special Recreation District's request to place a $25 million bond on the November Read more...

Attempted kidnapping foiled in Kamas
08/26/2014 04:26 PM MDT - The Summit County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in finding a man suspected of kidnapping a boy at his home in Kamas. Read more...

Pedestrian and wildlife crossing begins construction
08/26/2014 04:26 PM MDT - Traffic should not be impacted as construction began Monday on a pedestrian and wildlife tunnel underneath U. Read more...

Frontier Days to host concert for first time
08/26/2014 04:26 PM MDT - Francis Frontier Days takes place every Labor Day weekend, and that hasn't changed over the years.But that doesn't mean there isn't change. Read more...

Pedestrian and wildlife crossing begins construction
08/22/2014 04:32 PM MDT - Traffic should not be impacted as the Utah Department of Transportation begins Monday, Aug. 25, building a pedestrian and wildlife tunnel underneath Read more...

Summit County and Park City push for resolution of resort lawsuit
08/22/2014 04:32 PM MDT - Summit County and Park City released a statement Friday, Aug. 22 that outlined their dual desire to have the ongoing legal battle between Park City Read more...

Council approves water rate hike
08/22/2014 04:32 PM MDT - The Summit County Council approved Mountain Regional Water's requested rate changes for 2014 and 2015 on Wednesday, Aug. Read more...

Traffic increases are outpacing road capacity
08/22/2014 04:32 PM MDT - Summit County's population is expected to grow nearly 86 percent between 2010 and 2040.Park City's population will increase by nearly 38 percent Read more...

Public comments wanted on new Health Code
08/22/2014 04:32 PM MDT - The Summit County Health Department has initiated a 30-day formal notice and comment period during which the public can review the first Code of Read more...

  • Summit County to debut new website - 08/22/2014 04:32 PM MDT
  • Public defenders believe in their roles - 08/19/2014 04:51 PM MDT
  • County Council to hold public hearings - 08/19/2014 04:49 PM MDT
  • Elks Lodge honors first responders - 08/19/2014 04:49 PM MDT
  • County adds open space - 08/15/2014 04:42 PM MDT
  • Summit County wins fundraising award - 08/15/2014 04:42 PM MDT
  • Kamas reflects on Tour of Utah - 08/12/2014 04:09 PM MDT
  • Driver of stolen car dies in collision - 08/13/2014 11:52 AM MDT
  • State court: Workers' comp OK for kickball injury

    COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Have you ever been hurt in a company softball or kickball game? The South Carolina Supreme Court says you may be entitled to workers' compensation. Full Story
    Jasper Johns' former assistant pleads guilty

    NEW YORK (AP) — Pleading guilty to a single charge, a former Jasper Johns assistant told a federal judge Wednesday that he transported works of art stolen from the pop artist's Connecticut studio over state lines. Full Story