Fires

The Salt Lake Tribune


Many wildfires continue to burn across Utah, with the threat of more fire with the persisting hot and dry conditions. We’ll talk about wildfires in Utah today. Our guests will include Staci Olson, who has fought wildfires in the western U.S. for 10 years; Kait Webb with the Utah Division of Forestry, Fire and State Lands; and Moab Mayor Emily Niehaus.

Fire Damages 1 Home, 2 Structures; Threatens Others In Utah

Aug 11, 2020

Authorities in northern Utah say a fire at a church has destroyed a home and multiple buildings, and threatens other structures. The Salt Lake Tribune reported that the Utah Fire Department has said the fire’s progress was halted by firefighters and is estimated at 225 acres about 90 miles southeast of Salt Lake City. 

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Although there was no growth on Sunday in the size of the wild fire that threatens the town of Brian Head, the situation remains volatile and the town still very much under threat.