2014 Christmas Bird Count Results

January 15, 2015 ESCALANTE – The final results are in for the Escalante and the Boulder Christmas Bird Counts, held on 16 and 17 December, respectively. This was the 17th year that Escalante has participated in the 115 year-old census, while this was Boulder’s first official count (there was a successful try-out last year). In Escalante, 27 field people, including Escalante High School Biology teacher Rebecca Harris, her student Keyera Churilla and other new folks, […]

Mona Rae Twitchell

January 15, 2015 ANTIMONY – Mona Rae McInelly Twitchell, 82, passed away January 7, 2015 in Richfield. She was born January 13, 1932 in Escalante to Lester and Golda Woolsey McInelly. She married Clarence Edwin Twitchell, August 29, 1948 in Junction. The marriage was solemnized October 25, 2003, in the Manti Temple. He preceded her in death December 10, 2001. As a youth, Mom worked hard on the family farm. She was a wonderful mother and grandmother. She loved her […]

Lucille Jackson

January 15, 2015 GUNNISON – Our beloved wife, mother, grandmother and sister, Mildred Lucille Linford Jackson, age 79, of Gunnison, died January 6, 2015 in Centerfield, Utah, from complications due to Alzheimer’s Disease. She was born March 20, 1935 in Spry, Utah, a daughter of Joseph Denny and Mildred Doty McClarey Linford. She married Sterling David Jackson, July 20, 1952 in Fredonia, Arizona. Their marriage was later solemnized in the Manti […]