Local Newsutah

  • Fire Agency Gives Orem $64,000 grant

    News
    The BYU Newsnet
    Posted: January 22nd, 2003

    Orem firefighters plan to use a federal grant to improve their skills in fire safety and rescue techniques.


  • Playing Cop

    News
    The Salt Lake Tribune
    Posted: January 10th, 2003

    The last thing any band of emergency workers -- those men and women scurrying around the scene of a wreck, earthquake or bombing -- needs is some elected official loitering about just because he or she wants to be in the thick of the action.


  • Defendants To Pay For Utah Wildfires

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    The Salt Lake Tribune
    Posted: January 8th, 2003

    Four defendants who started separate wildlands fires in Utah have agreed to reimburse the U.S. government approximately $400,000 spent to douse the flames, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office


  • Feds to Recover Firefighting Funds

    News
    Deseret News Publishing Company
    Posted: January 7th, 2003

    The federal government will recover nearly $400,000 it spent to fight four summer forest fires between 1996 and 2000


  • Suspicious Fire Leaves 12 Homeless

    News
    The Salt Lake Tribune
    Posted: January 3rd, 2003

    About a dozen residents of a Layton apartment building were left homeless on New Year's Day after flames tore through the complex.