Genevieve Haws Weir

BOULDER – Genevieve Weir, 91, of Pittsburgh, PA passed away on Saturday, July 9, 2016 of natural causes. She was born on August 18, 1924 to Henry Jason and Maud Elsie Haws in Boulder, UT. Genevieve Haws grew up in Boulder and attended college at Brigham Young University. She moved to California where she met Bill Weir. Bill and Genevieve […]

Katie W. Chappell 1922 – 2016

LOA – When Katie was a girl, if her Mother couldn’t find her, all she had to do was step to the kitchen door, pause and listen. Katie was often found sitting in one of the tall cotton wood trees in the yard. Katie born 17 June 1922 in Loa, Utah, the daughter of James Edwin and Mae Alberta Potter […]

Winifred J. Petersen 1923 – 2016

TORREY – Winifred Jennens Petersen, age 92, of South Ogden, Utah, passed away July 8, 2016 in South Ogden, Utah, surrounded by her family. She was born November 29, 1923 in Detroit, Michigan, a daughter of Arthur Emil and Winifred Parkinson Jennens. She graduated from Mackenzie High School in Detroit at the age of 16, after being double promoted. During […]

Free Pressure Canner Gauge Testing

GARFIELD COUNTY – Utah State University Garfield County University is offering free pressure canner gauge testing throughout the county starting on Tuesday, July 19th. A dial gauge must be checked for accuracy. It is recommended that this be done once a year just prior to your main canning season. A weighted gauge is limited to 5, 10, or 15 pounds […]

Pioneer Day Weekend in Torrey on July 22-23, 2016

TORREY – This holiday weekend kicks off with a free presentation by local historian Steve Taylor on Friday July 22 at 7:30PM at the Robber’s Roost Stage in Torrey. This Entrada Institute sponsored program explores the history of Fish Lake, the largest alpine lake within the High Plateau Province of Utah. From the Native American inhabitants and Old Spanish Trail […]

Garfield Memorial Hospital Must be Doing Something Right

Winner of Numerous Customer Experience Awards, Garfield Memorial Hospital Must be Doing Something Right PANGUITCH – On the eve of its 41st birthday in August 2016, Garfield Memorial Hospital has once again entered the spotlight by winning yet another Customer Experience Award from Pinnacle Quality Insight, for their “…dedication to providing Best in Class senior health care services.” Garfield Memorial […]