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Cooler Weather May Help Firefighters Battling Utah Wildfire – U.S. News & World Report

UPI.comCooler Weather May Help Firefighters Battling Utah WildfireU.S. News & World ReportNearly 1,000 firefighters in southern Utah are banking on cooler weather conditions Sunday as they continue to tackle the country’s largest wildfire. June 25, 2017, at 3:03 p.m.. MORE.…

Crews battling 4 fires across Northern Utah Sunday

SALT LAKE CITY — As wildfires sparked across Northern Utah on Friday and Saturday, firefighters managed to gain the upper hand by Sunday morning.Lone Peak fire crews were able to contain a brush fire that originally burned 300 acres Saturday…

Utah's Mike Lee says there's only one amendment that could get him to vote for the Senate health care bill – Salt Lake Tribune

Utah Sen. Mike Lee has skewered the Senate health care bill as it stands, fervently pledging to vote against the Republican legislation that looks to repeal Obamacare (which he says it ultimately does not do). But in an 800-word essay…

Southern Utah wildfire grows to largest in US – UPI.com

June 25 (UPI) — Southern Utah’s wildfire is the largest in the United States one week after it started. The blaze — called the Brian Head Fire — had consumed 40,148 acres by Saturday night in Utah, including 12,500 new…

Southern Utah wildfire grows, crews make slight gains – Fox News

SALT LAKE CITY –  A southern Utah wildfire has grown more, reaching 62.7 square miles (162.4 square kilometers) by Saturday night. The fire near the town of Brian Head is 8 percent contained and has destroyed at least 13 homes,…

Pro wakeboard tour makes first stop in Utah at Mantua Reservoir – KSL.com

Having trouble viewing the video? Try disabling any ad blocking extensions currently running on your browser.MANTUA — Mike Dowdy has been around pro wakeboarding for a while, but the defending Supra Boats Pro Wakeboard Tour champion had never been to…

Firefighters battle multiple wildfires in Northern Utah | KSL.com – KSL.com

Having trouble viewing the video? Try disabling any ad blocking extensions currently running on your browser.SALT LAKE CITY — Hot, dry conditions have lead to an increasing number of wildfires across Utah. Two more fires flared up in northern Utah…

Salt Lake County is becoming less Mormon — Utah County is headed in the other direction – Salt Lake Tribune

New LDS Church data show a growing divide in the religious makeup of Utah’s two most populous counties, a demographic shift that has sweeping political and cultural ramifications. The 3 million-strong Beehive State, as a whole, remains roughly 62.8 percent…