Contact County reporter David Burger

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Public defenders believe in their roles

There are four in Summit County
08/19/2014 04:51 PM MDT
In the United States, even if you cannot afford a lawyer, you will have one defending you and your rights. 
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County Council to hold public hearings
08/19/2014 04:49 PM MDT - The Summit County Council will meet in session on Wednesday, Aug. 20, with a number of high-profile topics to discuss and present, including several Read more...

Elks Lodge honors first responders
08/19/2014 04:49 PM MDT - Last August, many area firefighters had to miss the Park City Elks Lodge's annual picnic honoring first responders because they were battling the Read more...

ATV accidents keep rangers on their toes
08/19/2014 04:49 PM MDT - Over the weekend, two separate off-highway vehicle (OHV) accidents injured five people, three of whom were airlifted to Salt Lake Valley hospitals. Read more...

County adds open space
08/15/2014 04:42 PM MDT - The Summit County Council added another 325 acres of open space to its holdings after approving a land transfer from the state to the Snyderville Read more...

U Community Solar can help Summit residents
08/15/2014 04:42 PM MDT - He wasn't done.Several years after Jörg Rügemer's Summit Park home became what he called Utah's most-efficient and cost-effective house, Read more...

Summit County wins fundraising award
08/15/2014 04:42 PM MDT - The team Summit County Strong was recently informed that it placed third overall for fundraising in the Salt Lake City Susan G. Read more...

Kamas reflects on Tour of Utah
08/12/2014 04:09 PM MDT - The small town of Kamas had the honor of hosting the stage 5 finish line of one of the most renowned bike races in the nation on Aug. Read more...

Driver of stolen car dies in collision
08/13/2014 11:52 AM MDT - A man who had stolen a car from Summit Park was killed Sunday when he collided with a parked truck on I-80 just west of the East Canyon exit in Salt Read more...

New measures for the dogs
08/12/2014 04:30 PM MDT - Though substantial changes to Summit County's leash laws -- such as requiring a special off-leash tag -- have been suspended until more funding can Read more...

  • Impromptu auction yields generosity - 08/12/2014 04:09 PM MDT
  • Yes, Coast Guard is in Summit County - 08/08/2014 03:42 PM MDT
  • Water district proposes rate increases - 08/08/2014 03:42 PM MDT
  • Rodeo just for the Buckaroos - 08/05/2014 05:17 PM MDT
  • Tour of Utah boon for Kamas - 08/07/2014 11:07 AM MDT
  • Hiker found deceased - 08/01/2014 03:54 PM MDT
  • Council approves bond placement - 08/01/2014 03:54 PM MDT
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