Utah County, UTKSLTV

Crews Respond To New Wildfire In Utah County

UTAH COUNTY — Ground resources are responding to a new wildfire west of Utah Lake near Little Moab. State fire officials said the Broad Canyon Fire has burned an estimated 100 acres. Crews said air support has been ordered, but so far, nothing is being threatened. The cause is under...
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Utah County, UTGephardt Daily

Fire affecting US-6 in Utah County

For an updated story, click here. UTAH COUNTY, Utah, June 11, 2021 (Gephardt Daily) — Fire is affecting U.S. Highway 6 in both directions Friday evening, and drivers should expect delays. Utah Department of Transportation tweeted at 6:55 p.m. that US-6 between Emma Park Road and the US-191 Junction is...
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Utah County, UTGephardt Daily

New fire starts near Little Moab in Utah County

UTAH COUNTY, Utah, June 11, 2021 (Gephardt Daily) — A new wildfire has started Friday night west of Utah Lake near Little Moab. Ground resources are responding and air support has been ordered, Utah Fire Info tweeted at about 8 p.m. This new blaze, name the Broad Canyon Fire, is...
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5 Best Burger Restaurants in Utah

The burger: A quintessential American classic. The star of barbecues and small-town drive-thrus, the burger is simply unbeatable. Fortunately, burger lovers are at home in the Beehive State. With so many options, we've rounded up the best burger restaurants Utah has to offer.
Utah County, UTGephardt Daily

Crews pulled off US-6 due to speeding drivers, Utah Fire Info says

UTAH COUNTY, Utah, June 11, 2021 (Gephardt Daily) — The Bear Fire is affecting U.S. Highway 6 in both directions Friday evening, but fire crews have been taken off the road because of some drivers’ bad behavior, according to Utah Fire Info. Utah Department of Transportation tweeted at 6:55 p.m....
Springville, UTSalt Lake Tribune

18-year-old drowns in Midvale, and a 14-year-old drowns in Springville

An 18-year-old man drowned in a pool in Midvale on Thursday, three days after a 14-year-old boy drowned during water polo practice in Springville. According to the Unified Police Department, the 18-year-old was found unresponsive in the pool at an apartment complex at 978 E. South Union Ave. on Thursday evening. First responders performed CPR but the victim could not be revived.
Provo, UTDaily Herald

Water conservation a trickle-down effort in Provo

While Provo is not in severe water restrictions, the city’s administration is asking residents to reeducate themselves on water resources and conservation. “With Utah under a drought order, Provo City goes back to ‘elementary school’ for an education campaign explaining its water sources and how they are being protected for the future,” said Nicole Martin, community information officer.
Provo, UTkslsports.com

BYU Football Offers Tei Nacua, Younger Brother To Puka And Samson

PROVO, Utah – Could we see another member of the Nacua family join the BYU football program after Puka and Samson’s days are over in Provo? It’s possible. Tei Nacua, a class of 2024 wide receiver prospect from Timpview High School received an offer from BYU this week. The 6-foot-2,...
Springville, UTKSLTV

Teen Drowns During Water Polo Practice

SPRINGVILLE, Utah – City officials have confirmed that a 14-year-old boy has died after going underwater during practice for the Springville City water polo team. Patrick Monney, Director of Administrative Services for Springville City, said the drowning happened between 5:30-6:00 p.m. on Monday at the Springville recreation center. When the...
Tooele, UTGephardt Daily

Tooele Army Depot conducting open detonations Friday

TOOELE, Utah, June 11, 2021 (Gephardt Daily) — Tooele Army Depot is conducting open detonations today, Friday, June 11. “Open detonations on the south area are scheduled to happen today between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m.,” said a tweet from the depot. The south area, where the majority of the...
Utah StateKSLTV

Utah Physician Helps 80-Year-Old Cancer Patient With 3 Powerful Words

PROVO, Utah — A cancer diagnosis is often about more than just the cancer itself. The treatment can affect every part of someone’s overall health and well-being. One Utah woman said she was grateful for an attentive physician who helped her through the emotional pain she experienced as she went through treatment during the pandemic.
Utah County, UTDaily Herald

Thumbs Up, Thumbs Down

THUMBS UP: To the Utah County commissioners for taking steps to encourage residents to conserve water during this extended drought. We encourage all members of the public to be aware of their surroundings and the safety that is needed during these times. THUMBS UP: To the Orem Summerfest committee for...