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Evacuation lifted for homes near Salt Lake City suburb fire

Brush Fire

COTTONWOOD HEIGHTS — Authorities lifted an evacuation notice Tuesday afternoon for 30 homes bordering a brush fire that was burning near the mouth of a Salt...

Fire

Evacuation lifted for homes near Salt Lake City suburb fire

COTTONWOOD HEIGHTS — Authorities lifted an evacuation notice Tuesday afternoon for 30 homes bordering a brush fire that was burning near the mouth of a Salt...


Fire

Fire causes $100K in damage at Ogden-Hinckley Airport business

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Science

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Environment

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Local

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News

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News

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Environment

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Fire

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Police & Fire

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Evacuation lifted for homes near Salt Lake City suburb fire

COTTONWOOD HEIGHTS — Authorities lifted an evacuation notice Tuesday afternoon for 30 homes bordering a brush fire that was burning near the mouth of a Salt...