Local fire crews keep hopping

Cemetery Fire, Upton, taken on September 4 by Fire Warden Gari Gill. The plume of flames visible behind the fire truck was caused by a propane tank catching fire.

By Sarah Pridgeon Wildfire threatened the town of Upton last week, causing two dozen residents to be evacuated, burning one home and a number of outbuildings and shutting down part of Highway 14 during the afternoon of Tuesday, September 4.…

Resident concerns addressed at council meeting

By Sarah Pridgeon Requests were heard from several community members at this month’s regular meeting of the Sundance City Council, including for variances, zone changes and to deal with an unfriendly pack of dogs. Mayor Paul Brooks began the meeting…