Wasatch County Newswire

Wasatch County Newswire

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

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  1. Park City celebrates the Fourth of July with funRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Park Record

    ... people can meet their friends and park a few cars there if they're coming in from Eastern Summit County or Wasatch County and drive into town in one car to help ease traffic and congestion," she said. "People can also park at Richardson Flats and ...

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  2. Wasatch County School District names new superintendentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Deseret News

    The Wasatch County School Board has hired Paul Sweat as the district's new superintendent. Sweat will assume the position on Friday, July 1. Sweat most recently served as the district's director of secondary education.

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  3. Food and Wine Classic switches hands, remains the sameRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | Park Record

    Since 2004, the Park City Food and Wine Classic has offered a unique blend of wine, spirits and craft beers, great culinary events and outdoor adventures. This year is the first that Townsquare Media will be fully involved in presenting the three day event that starts July 7, according to Amanda Power, producer of live events at Townsquare Media.

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  4. Meehan: Tribal differentialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | Park Record

    ... ge! Jay Meehan is a culture junkie and has been an observer, participant, and chronicler of the Park City and Wasatch County social scenes for more than 40 years.

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  5. 8 of the 'best' upcoming demolition derbies in UtahRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | KSL-TV

    ... 12. Children under 3 who sit on laps will be admitted for free. This demolition derby, which is part of the Wasatch County Fair Days, is so popular that tickets have reportedly sold out already. However, some indoor seating with a video feed of the ...

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  6. A Summer ClassicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Salt Lake City Weekly

    Utah's largest wine and food festival - the Park City Food & Wine Classic - returns for its 12th season this July, and if you don't have tickets yet, it's time to get hopping. Seminars, tastings, adventures and dinners are filling up fast.

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  7. Utah man claims 'terrorism' defamed him in brochures caseRead the original story

    Monday Jun 20 | Washington Times

    ... no contest to reduced misdemeanor charges. He tells the Salt Lake Tribune (http://bit.ly/28Iqu2m ) that Wasatch County officials defamed him by inflammatory and false allegations, and that using the word "terrorism" in his case damaged his ...

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  8. Utah man plans to sue prosecutors over 'terrorism' allegations after he tossed competitor's brochuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 19 | Salt Lake Tribune

    A Utah man has notified Wasatch County prosecutors and police that he plans to sue, claiming his reputation was damaged when they labeled him a "terrorist" in the media in connection to a brochure-tossing case. Scott Eckersley was charged last year with multiple counts of felony "commercial terrorism" after he threw away free tourism brochures that he believed weren't authorized to be in the lobby of a Midway resort where he owned a room.

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  9. Demand for ice time remains highRead the original story

    Friday Jun 17 | Park Record

    ... planned to build an ice sheet as part of the hotel project. Now, he said, the team is going back before the Wasatch County Planning Commission in July to request an amendment. "We're looking to do one ice sheet with seating, indoor," he said. "And ...

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  10. Up to 20,000 expected for 'Rainbow Family' gathering in forestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... near Heber City, Utah, resulted in 87 people connected to the gathering being booked into the 88-bed Wasatch County jail, according to Jared Rigby, the Wasatch County sheriff's chief deputy. County officials issued a letter to their constituents ...

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  11. Couple hurt in SR-40 Guard dumptruck-pickup crash upgraded to fair conditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 17 | Salt Lake Tribune

    A man and wife critically injured when a Utah Army National Guard dump truck slammed into their pickup truck on a foggy Wasatch County road earlier this week have been upgraded to fair condition. Utah Highway Patrol Sgt.

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  12. Utah school board candidates defend teachers and Common Core during SLC debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 15 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... among candidates for the state school board. Seven candidates, vying to represent Salt Lake City and part of Wasatch County on the board, discussed teacher salaries, licensing, unions and the shortage of trained educators willing to work in Utah ...

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  13. Lawmakers, firefighters remind drone owners about wildfire flying restrictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 15 | KSL-TV

    ... battling the flames. "Last year we did have three that I know of; the most notable was the Wheeler Fire in Wasatch County where all aerial operations had to be shut down for about 2 1/2 hours," said Jason Curry of the Utah Division of Forestry, Fire ...

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  14. Tonight: Candidates for Utah school board debate to represent SLC, Park CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 15 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... the board's District 7 seat, which includes Salt Lake City east of Redwood Road and the northwest portion of Wasatch County. Castle is running against six challengers: geologist Frank Strickland; businessman and former teacher Dan Tippets; lobbyist ...

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  15. Meehan: Got them Cain and Abel bluesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 14 | Park Record

    ... am. Jay Meehan is a culture junkie and has been an observer, participant, and chronicler of the Park City and Wasatch County social scenes for more than 40 years.

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  16. Soldiers using explosives to improve Strawberry ReserviorRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 11 | KSL-TV

    ... road," said staff officer Evan Glenn with the U.S. Forest Service. Some trees in the Mud Creek area near the Wasatch County reservoir are dead or dying and have to come down for safety reasons, Glenn said. "We're actually making the forest more ...

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  17. Heber police arrest men in phone-buy schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 10 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... y AT&T, the release states. Officers found 27 smartphones, worth about $22,800. The brothers were booked into Wasatch County jail on second-degree-felony charges for possession of stolen property, according to the release.

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  18. From the June issue:Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 1 | The Real Deal

    ... is in the midst of planning a major expansion. In January 2015, Barnett purchased roughly 40 acres of land in Wasatch County from Van Hemeyer, a Park City-based venture capitalist and developer, property records show. (Utah is a nondisclosure state, ...

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  19. Wasatch County man OK after surviving avalanche while snowmobilingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 8 | The Wasatch Wave

    Wasatch County resident Willis Clyde is counting his Christmas miracles after being swept down a mountainside in an avalanche triggered by snowmobiling on loose snowpack on December 20. According to members of the Wasatch County Search and Rescue team, Willis was side hilling on a slope on Tower Mountain east of Heber City, when he triggered a ... (more)

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  20. Meehan: Working the cornerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 7 | Park Record

    ... Jay Meehan is a culture junkie and has been an observer, participant, and chronicler of the Park City and Wasatch County social scenes for more than 40 years. Richard Simmons reportedly left the hospital Saturday after suffering from dehydration. ...

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