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Utah Wildfire Doubles in Size Again

Brian Head Fire has burned nearly 29,000 acres     MICHELLE L. PRICE, Associated Press SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A wildfire menacing a s

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More Evacuations as Utah Wildfire Grows

Brian Head fire has burned over 27,000 acres   BRADY McCOMBS, Associated Press SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A wildfire near a southern Utah ski town that has forced hundreds of people to evacuate has doubled in size in high ...

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Weeding Torch Causes Utah Wildfire

Cost of Brian Head Fire is over $1M   BRADY McCOMBS and ALINA HARTOUNIAN, Associated Press SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A wildfire that destroyed one home and damaged another while forcing hundreds of people to evacuate a Utah ski ...

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Firefighters Injured Battling Utah Wildfire

Two hurt fighting the Brian Head Fire   CEDAR CITY, Utah (AP) — Two firefighters are recovering from injuries at a wildfire in southwest Utah that has forced the evacuation of more than 700 people and shut down part of ...

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Utah Wildfire Threatens 100 Structures

Brian Head fire caused evacuation of ski town   SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A wildfire that destroyed one home and damaged another while forcing hundreds of people to flee a Utah ski town was also hurting businesses Monday that ...

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Utah Wildfire Causes Hundreds to Evacuate

750 evacuate from near the Brian Head ski resort   Associated Press – A wildfire in southwestern Utah has burned at least 1.5 square miles. Authorities hoped to have it 10% contained by Sunday. The fire has forced about 750 ...

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Fires on Many Fronts in Utah

Fire in Uintah County grew to over 800 acres   MARJORIE CORTEZ, Deseret Morning News SALT LAKE CITY – Fires fanned by winds and aided by low humidity burned in several parts of Utah on Saturday. The National Weather Service’s ...

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Utah Hicks Creek Fire 60 Percent Contained

Wildfire in Shurtz Canyon area has burned at least 1,421 acres ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — Fire officials in southern Utah are reporting 60 percent containment of a wildfire that has been burning for more than a week in the ...

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