Containment Up, All Evacuations From Brian Head Fire Lifted

July 13, 2017
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(Brian Head, UT) — The fight against the Brian Head Fire is moving into the final stages. Officials lifted every remaining evacuation order for the more than 71,000 acre fire yesterday, which remained largely unchanged from the day before. Fire crews were also to increase containment to 85% with full containment expected by Saturday...

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Fire Crew Numbers Drawn Down As Brian Head Fire Remains Unchanged

July 12, 2017
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(Brian Head, UT) — More fire crews are being sent home as the fight against the Brian Head Fire continues to wind down. Fire officials say the nearly month-old blaze only grew about ten acres into yesterday with containment remaining at 80%. Fire officials say they still expect to have the more than 71,000...

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E. coli Outbreak Reaches 11

July 12, 2017
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(Hildale, UT) — 11 people have now been infected with E. coli in a southern Utah outbreak centered in Hildale. Two children previously died as a result of coming down with the bacteria during this outbreak. The Southwest Utah Public Health Department is warning people against eating ground beef or drinking raw milk as...

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Jeffs Pleads Not Guilty To Food Stamp fraud

July 11, 2017
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(St. George, UT) — The leader of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is pleading not guilty to food stamp fraud. Lyle Jeffs made the plea in a federal courtroom yesterday following his arrest last month in South Dakota. The head of the FLDS Church in Southern Utah had been on...

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Brian Head Fire Tops 70,000 Acres

July 10, 2017
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(Brian Head, UT) — The Brian Head Fire has now swollen to more than 70,000. Fire officials say the now 71,760 acre fire is about 80% contained with nearly 800 personnel on scene continuing to fight it. The more than three-week old fire is expected to hit 100% containment by the end of this...

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The Canyonlands Daily News Desk will be taking a break

June 30, 2017
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The Canyonlands Daily News Desk will be taking a break during July 1st- July 9th. KCYN wishes you and your family a safe week!

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