Summit County focuses on ‘shovel-ready’ watershed, fire projects over legislative push for public lands
Opting against what could be a decade-long effort for federal legislation, Summit County directed staff to pursue projects with greater short-term impacts.
In other cases, a Salt Lake City man was sentenced to 90 days in jail for sexual battery and attempted burglary.
County leaders discussed how to incentivize the type of growth they’d like to see - and what type of growth that is.
A national spotlight on Summit Park has helped neighbors buy in to fire prevention efforts.
The biocontrol program uses invasive species’ natural enemies like insects and fungi to curb their growth.
Two possibly related high-speed chases, four stolen vehicles - with one recovery - and a possible $76,000 fraud.
With an eye toward eventual legislation, the campaign is focusing on coalition-building in early stages.
A Francis man whom prosecutors accused of firing a dozen rounds at his roommates last December after they put him to bed for being too drunk pleaded guilty to lesser charges last month. According to...
One county councilor said the project should be widened in scope to consider where the increased traffic will go.
Two people were burned, with one sustaining eye damage, after an accident with a cleaning chemical at Red Pine Lodge in Canyons Village Monday morning, authorities said.
The following cases were heard Monday, July 1, in 3rd District Court at the Summit County Justice Center, according to the Summit County Attorney’s Office: Samantha Danice Boyd-Pier, 39, of Greenville, South Carolina, pleaded guilty...
More than 3,000 county residents live in hard-to-count neighborhoods, underscoring the need for census outreach.
Oakley residents support the annual rodeo, which draws world champions and 5,500 fans to city of 1,500
The kids rodeo was in the afternoon under the hot sun, with a fire hose arcing lazily into the blue sky and mist drifting back onto the rodeo grounds. Boys and a few girls with...
A court fight over a mile of the Weber River dating back nearly a decade was resolved in late 2017. State and county officials met with the public last week to say how they’ll enforce it.
Storage units and sheds have been broken into multiple times in the past couple weeks, and deputies might now have a clue to crack the case.
New Habitat program partners with local governments to cut for bureaucratic barriers for affordable housing
The search for creative solutions brings local elected officials and stakeholders to the table.
Summit County agrees to co-hold easements on three East Side properties, allowing access to state funds.
Earth First!, an ecological direct-action movement, is holding its 2019 rendezvous near the Soapstone Basin in the Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest, about 20 miles from Kamas.
The Sheldon Richins Building, Kimball Junction transit center and a handful of businesses were evacuated Monday afternoon due to a gas leak near Ute Boulevard, Summit County officials said.
After a prohibition in much of Summit County last year, personal fireworks look like they’ll be good to go in 2019.