Wasatch County Newswire

Wasatch County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Wasatch County, UT.

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  1. Fireworks Will be Allowed in Incorporated Areas of ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 20 | The Wasatch Wave

    by Laurie B Wynn Wave Co Publisher The Wasatch County Fire Authority has confirmed that fireworks will be allowed in incorporated areas of Daniel, Charleston, Heber City and Midway this holiday season. No fireworks will be allowed in the Wallsburg ...

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  2. RODEO2.jpgRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | Sun Advocate

    The Utah State High School Rodeo Association Finals were held last week, June 4-8, at the Wasatch County Outdoor Arena. Students competed in barrel racing, pole bending, goat tying, breakaway Roping, cow cutting, bull riding, bareback riding and more.

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  3. Report shows Utah housing 'out of reach' for manyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 14 | KSL-TV

    ... County was the most expensive area to live in Utah, requiring a housing wage of $22.63 per hour, followed by Wasatch County at $20.08 an hour, the Salt Lake City metro area was No. 3 at $19.90 per hour. Utah's growing economy comes at a cost: As ...

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  4. Enterprise's Kaytlyn Miller finishes off her stellar high school...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 10 | Deseret News

    ... year with another Utah girls all-around state title in 2016, and yet another in 2017. Saturday night at the Wasatch County Event Complex, Miller competed one last time at the Utah High School State Rodeo Finals. "You know, I am very sad," said ...

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  5. Wasatch County S&R Trains at FishlakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 6 | The Wasatch Wave

    The Wasatch County Search and Rescue team participated in a training course for their side scan sonar equipment at Fishlake Reservoir this past weekend.

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  6. High school bareback rider, roper finds family in rodeo communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 5 | Deseret News

    ... He hopes to not only defend his bareback title this week at the Utah High School Rodeo Finals at the Wasatch County Fair Grounds in Heber City, but also earn his first title in his first love: team roping. "I grew up roping," he said. "My brother ...

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  7. Woman in critical condition after crashing into two moose in Wasatch CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 3 | KSL-TV

    The crash took place about 11:20 p.m. near milepost 31 on U.S. 40, about 10 miles into Daniels Canyon, Utah Highway Patrol officials said on the agency's website. The 47-year-old woman was driving a red Pontiac Bonneville east in the canyon.

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  8. County Purchases New Voting SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 22 | The Wasatch Wave

    Wasatch County, along with several other counties in the state of Utah, recently purchased new voting equipment.

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  9. KW Realtor Steve Blankenship Touts the Merits of Relocating to Park City, UtahRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2018 | PRWeb

    ... for almost 15 years. Steve and his team at KW Park City Keller Williams Real Estate serve both Summit and Wasatch County. Steve specializes in Park City Utah neighborhoods including luxury Deer Valley, Old Town, Canyons Village, Jeremy Ranch, ...

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  10. UDOT crews clearing snow at Guardsman PassRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2018 | Deseret News

    ... They're cutting the first path through snow from the gate near Brighton up to Guardsman Pass, the border with Wasatch County. Connor is operating one of two massive blowers to send the snow flying 30 feet or more from the road. "It's pretty fun," ...

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  11. 'Huge' poaching cases winding down in eastern UtahRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2018 | KSL-TV

    ... of poaching a cow elk and pheasants in Duchesne County and a trophy bull elk near Strawberry Reservoir in Wasatch County. Officers say he assisted his stepsons in killing two trophy elk and also buck deer in Uintah County. Some animals were tagged ...

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  12. Crews working to clear mountain passes in UtahRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2018 | KSL-TV

    ... cutting the first path through snow from the gate near Brighton, up to Guardsman Pass, the border with Wasatch County. He's operating one of two massive blowers to send the snow flying 30 feet or more from the road. "It's pretty fun," Connor said. ...

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  13. Mock Crash Shows Kids Reality of Distracted DrivingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2018 | The Wasatch Wave

    ... following an incident where one student dies as a result of distracted driving. The event was cosponsored by Wasatch County Sheriffs Office, Heber City Police Department, Utah Highway Patrol, Wasatch County Fire and EMS, Heber Valley Funeral Home ...

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  14. News of the Weird:Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2018 | Jewish World Review

    ... [The New York Times, 2/5/2018] A helicopter crew contracted by the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources in Wasatch County to track and capture an elk hit a snag of sorts on Feb. 12, according to KUTV. As the crew lowered the aircraft to less than 10 ...

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  15. Utah Receives $219,000 in RMEF Grant Funding to Bolster Wildlife Habitat, ResearchRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2018 | PressReleasePoint

    ... in the Bureau of Land Management's Book Cliffs Bitter Creek area where water is often scarce for wildlife. Wasatch County -Prescribe burn 5,615 acres to reduce canopy cover in juniper, aspen and conifer stands south of the Heber Ranger District on ...

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  16. Michelle Quist: Utah's worship of stay-at-home mothering needlessly widens the gender wage gapRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2018 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... they? Pay discrimination accounts for 10 to 15 percent of the gap, illustrated by the remarks of a former Wasatch County Republican Party chair , who said women shouldn't be paid equally because men are the proper breadwinners. (And yes, that's a ...

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  17. Tanker Fire Closes SR 40 for Three Hours Near StrawberryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | The Wasatch Wave

    ... shoulder of the road. When he corrected back onto the roadway, the pup trailer rolled and then caught fire. Wasatch County Fire Department responded and was able to extinguish the fire. UHP said there was crude oil that entered a stream next to the ...

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  18. Worthwhile fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | Tooele Transcript Bulletin On-line

    ... during 2014 and 2015. Next on the list was the Four Corners Health District with 33.92 deaths, followed by Wasatch County with 28.63 and 24.68 for Salt Lake County. Reportedly, more than a dozen states and dozens of counties have filed ...

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  19. Spilled crude oil sparks fire on Utah highway and seeps into Strawberry ReservoirRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2018 | Salt Lake Tribune

    A tanker hauling crude oil overturned and caught fire on Highway 40 in Wasat... A tanker hauling crude oil overturned and caught fire on Highway 40 in Wasat... A tanker hauling crude oil overturned and caught fire on Highway 40 in Wasatch County... A tanker hauling crude oil overturned and caught fire on Highway 40 in Wasatch County... A tanker hauling crude oil overturned and caught fire on Highway 40 in Wasatch County... A tanker hauling crude oil overturned and caught fire on Highway 40 in Wasatch County... A tanker hauling crude oil overturned and caught fire on Highway 40 in Wasatch County on Wednesday, April 4, 2018. A tanker hauling crude oil overturned and caught fire on Highway 40 in Wasatch County on Wednesday, April 4, 2018.

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  20. Semitrailer crash causes fire; US 40 lane closed at Strawberry ReservoirRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2018 | KSL-TV

    A crash involving a semitruck tanker closed both directions of U.S. 40 near Strawberry Reservoir in Wasatch County for more than an hour before one lane reopened for alternating traffic Wednesday morning, authorities said. Utah Highway Patrol officials said the truck's pup trailer rolled in the crash around 8:30 a.m. and started on fire, but the driver was able to disconnect the truck from the trailer to prevent further damage.

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