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No Commission meeting on 08/14/2018; the next Board meeting will be 08/21/2018.

Posted On : 08/13/2018



***UPDATE*** Name released. A woman from Utah County died after she lost control while driving and crashed. She was pronounced dead at the hospital. She was not wearing a seatbelt.

Posted On : 08/09/2018



Evacuation orders are still in place, and could expand, in the Soldier Summit and Scofield areas in Utah County as fire crews continue fighting the Coal Hollow fire in Spanish Fork Canyon.

Posted On : 08/09/2018



An Ogden man and woman are in jail after a traffic stop where 9.7 pounds of methamphetamine was found. The woman's 2 year old child was also in the car. Bail has been set at $50K cash for each.

Posted On : 08/02/2018



A 65 year old man was killed after his side-by-side rolled on him near Dutchman Flat in American Fork Canyon.

Posted On : 07/23/2018



Several cities in Utah County are holding public hearings to consider increases in their Property Tax Rates.

Posted On : 07/18/2018



Lost your bike or cellphone? Check out the Sheriff's Office Found/Recovered Property list. Contact the Sheriff's Office at 801-851-4014 to identify and claim your lost property.

Posted On : 07/17/2018



A light twin fixed wing aircraft was reported missing in Utah County. The wreckage of the plane was found on top of Lake Mountain. The pilot did not survive the crash.

Posted On : 06/29/2018



A 16 year old Santaquin girl died after she fell while hiking in Santaquin Canyon. She sustained significant injuries during the fall and efforts to resuscitate her were unsuccessful.

Posted On : 06/18/2018



The attached document is a public outreach message from Uinta-Wasatch- Cache National Forest. Please read attachment for tips for a more enjoyable experience in National Forest areas.

Posted On : 05/24/2018



Human remains found in Hobble Creek Canyon have been identified as belonging to Elizabeth Elena Laguna-Salgado. She has been missing from Provo since April 16, 2015.

Posted On : 05/24/2018



*** UPDATE 3/6/18 *** On February 23, 2018 Utah County Sheriff's Office received a report that Jerika Ann Binks had been missing since Sunday, February 18, 2018.

Posted On : 02/23/2018