Recent Articles by Geoff Liesik
Published: Wednesday, July 9, 2014 8:23 pm MDT
The state Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing has stripped a Utah doctor living on the island of Saipan of his license to prescribe controlled substances. Dr. Paul Marie Gahlinger, however, says...
Published: Tuesday, July 8, 2014 7:53 pm MDT
Two Hotshot teams that had been assigned to the Taylor Mountain Road Fire north of Vernal have been released to respond to a new wildfire burning 5 miles east of East Carbon.
Published: Tuesday, July 8, 2014 5:12 pm MDT
Rainbow Family members are filtering out of the Heber Valley after their annual gathering ended Sunday, but Wasatch County authorities say some of them continue to get into trouble with the law.
Published: Tuesday, July 8, 2014 3:38 pm MDT
Emery County prosecutors have charged Chad Robert Snyder with attempted murder and two firearms offenses in connection with the June 29 shooting of his wife.
Published: Monday, July 7, 2014 9:48 pm MDT
Firefighters were called to a pair of small brush fires that started Monday afternoon as efforts to bring a 3,200-acre wildfire on nearby Taylor Mountain under control continued.
Published: Wednesday, July 2, 2014 10:30 pm MDT
A 4-year-old girl was flown to Primary Children's Hospital with a head injury after she was hit by a falling tree at Moon Lake in Duchesne County, authorities said.
Published: Wednesday, July 2, 2014 10:18 pm MDT
Authorities in Colorado believe they have recovered the body of a Vernal woman who had been missing since her raft overturned Saturday in the runoff-swollen Arkansas River.
Published: Wednesday, July 2, 2014 7:14 pm MDT
A Wasatch County man who claimed to be a Park City police officer and a Special Forces soldier has been ordered to wear an electronic ankle monitor and pay restitution to the Heber City car dealerships he defra...
Published: Wednesday, July 2, 2014 6:43 pm MDT
The numbers are increasing by the day, and the arrival of thousands of Rainbow Family members in Wasatch County has resources stretched to the limit.
Published: Tuesday, July 1, 2014 5:29 pm MDT
Incumbent Uintah County Commissioner Mike McKee has defeated challenger Bart Haslem by three votes, but Haslem has asked for a recount. Results are expected to be announced Wednesday.