Aug 15, 2013
Landowners blast State blaze handling
The flames from the so called State Fire may be dying down in Uah, but tempers are still red hot over how that fire, which started Aug. 8, and blackened more than 23,000 acres, was handled from the beginning.
The Miami Herald
Gov. deploys Utah National Guard to fight fires
Gov. Gary Herbert is sending the Utah National Guard to help fight wildfires burning in the northern part of the state, including a blaze that has charred about 17 square miles on the Utah-Idaho border.
Wildfire caused by lightning spreads to 11,000 acres, jumps into Idaho
The lightning-caused State Fire has grown to 11,000 acres and spread north into Idaho, where crews are battling rugged, mountainous terrain to try to quell the blaze.