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Fire officials: Summit County experiencing 'below-average' fire season
Officials say no significant fires have been reported this year
07/28/2015 04:54 PM MDT
In an area prone to hot and dry weather and often plagued by the threat of wildfires, Summit County is, so far, relatively unscathed. Read more...
Medicaid expansion inches along as deadline passes
07/28/2015 04:54 PM MDT - This Friday, July 31, is Gov. Gary Herbert's deadline for his "Gang of Six" Republican lawmakers to come to an agreement on a plan to accept hundreds Read more...
Carnival rides to return to the Summit County Fair
07/28/2015 04:54 PM MDT - As Summit County Fair visitors approach the event this year, they'll notice a traditional fair staple along the skyline that has been absent for Read more...
Basin Recreation purchasing land for future indoor facility
07/24/2015 04:53 PM MDT - As early as Tuesday, the Snyderville Basin Special Recreation District (SBSRD) is expected to close on a year-long negotiation for a nearly Read more...
Salt Lake City man sentenced to jail in forgery, theft case
07/24/2015 04:53 PM MDT - A Salt Lake City man convicted on two felony counts of forgery and theft by deception was sentenced to serve one year in the Summit County jail and Read more...
Man says he petted zoo cougars after calling 'Here, kitty'
DELAWARE, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man who jumped a fence to pet cougars at the Columbus zoo and posted video of it on YouTube says he jokingly said "Here, kitty" and decided to move closer when the animals seemed to respond. Full Story
Anne Tyler, Marilynne Robinson up for Booker fiction prize
LONDON (AP) — Novels by Americans Anne Tyler and Marilynne Robinson are among 13 contenders for the 50,000-pound ($78,000) Booker Prize for fiction. Full Story
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Tyler Perry to reunite Bobbi Kristina Brown with Whitney Houston
Actor and filmmaker reportedly will transport Brown's body after Saturday's memorial service in Georgia to funeral at New Jersey cemetery where her famous singer mother is buried.