Elaine O. Chesnut

TORREY – Our beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and sister, Elaine Okerlund Curtis Chesnut, age 83, passed away peacefully on July 15, 2016 at her home in Torrey. She was born November 5, 1932 in Lyman, a daughter of Rulon Ole and Zelda Sophia Albrecht Okerlund. She attended Wayne High School and graduated in the Class of 1950. She then attended […]

Bryce Canyon National Park Announces Road & Parking Lot Work

BRYCE -Bryce Canyon National Park will begin road and parking lot construction work on Monday, July 18, 2016 and will continue through the end of August. The construction work will begin at Rainbow Point at 6:30 a.m. and continue north through the park. Visitors should expect minor delays with temporary closures of parking lots through the rest of the summer. […]

National Park Service Announces Prospectus for Guided Trail Rides Contract in Bryce Canyon N.P.

BRYCE – The National Park Service (NPS) has issued a Prospectus soliciting proposals for the award of up to one (1) Concession Contract to provide Guided Interpretive Trail Rides within Bryce Canyon National Park in Utah. The Prospectus explains the business opportunity and the terms and conditions under which the NPS will award the Concession Contract. The Director, pursuant to […]

South Central Communications Awards $21,000 in Local Scholarships

SOUTHERN UTAH – South Central Communications (SCC) strongly believes in the importance of education. A quality education is the building block that allows young people to compete in tomorrow’s world. Since its inception in 1997, SCC has given annual scholarship awards to graduating seniors who live in our service areas totaling nearly a quarter of a million dollars. This year, […]

GSENM 3rd Science Symposium August 2-4

ESCALANTE – Bureau of Land Management’s Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument (GSENM) invites everyone to help us celebrate our 20th Anniversary by exploring ten years of research discoveries on your local public lands. GSENM’s 3rd Science Symposium will be held in Kanab and Escalante for three days, August 2-4, with phenomenal field trip opportunities in the nation’s largest outdoor laboratory! From […]