'It's big. We need help,' 911 calls illustrate wildfire's fast start
Newly released 911 calls paint a picture of the Brian Head forest fire's early moments before it became the largest in the nation, consuming nearly 85 square miles and forcing evacuations of 600 homes.
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McKenzie Romero | Posted Jun 28th - 8:30pm
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In the never-ending feud over public lands in Utah, cowboys and ranchers are usually on the other side of the fence from environmentalists. So it might come as a surprise to hear that a pretty little flower has brought the warring parties together.
Liesl Nielsen | Posted Jun 28th - 6:22pm
Decades after thousands of Utahns suffered the consequences of nuclear radiation, the University of Utah wants to help victims and their families share their stories of loss and government secrecy.
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A man yelled "Freedom!" as he crashed his vehicle into Arkansas' new Ten Commandments monument early Wednesday, nearly three years after he was arrested in the destruction of Oklahoma's monument at its state Capitol, authorities said.
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