2016-08-24

Teena Marie Pittman

ESCALANTE – Our beloved wife, mother, daughter, sister and friend, Teena Marie Christensen Pittman, age 49, of Escalante, passed peacefully away on August 4, 2016 in Panguitch, Utah, after a valiant battle with cancer. She was born November 2, 1966 in Richfield, a daughter of Howard Deloy and Marilyn Kaye Barney Christensen. She graduated from Escalante High School, Class of […]

Ruby’s Inn Hosts the 29th Annual Bryce Canyon Rim Run and Walk

BRYCE CANYON CITY – Ruby’s Inn will once again host the annual five-mile Bryce Canyon Rim Run and Walk on Aug. 27, 2016. “The Rim Trail is one of the most popular ways to see the amazing view at Bryce Canyon National Park,” said Lance Syrett, General Manager at Ruby’s Inn. “This is one of Utah’s most scenic races.” The race […]

Redrock Women’s Music Festival Wraps up a Great Decade

TORREY – The tenth annual Women’s Redrock Music Festival (WRRMF) was a success thanks to the volunteers, sponsors, and over 700 participants who came together to celebrate music “by women, for everyone”. The Entrada Institute and the WRRMF’s planning committee look forward to another ten years of music and want to thank the many generous people who made the event […]

Reward Offered in Vandalism Case at Petroglyph Panel

CAPITOL REEF – Capitol Reef National Park has partnered with the Capitol Reef Natural History Association in offering a reward of $500 for information leading to the conviction of individuals who vandalized the “Highway Petroglyph Site” in Capitol Reef National Park. The Highway Petroglyph Site is one of the premier visitor highlights within the park and is visited by thousands […]

Local Veteran Receives All-Terrain Mobility Device

SALT LAKE CITY – Sgt. Russell Bridges of Panguitch, a national guard army veteran who was injured during the Iraq war, is the recipient of a new all terrain mobility device called a “Track Fab.” He received the Track Fab during a special halftime presentation at the Real Salt Lake vs. FC Dallas soccer match in Salt Lake City, on […]

Eagle Scouts Awards Received in Tropic

TROPIC – Clay Mortensen and Zennon Hutchings both of Tropic, Troop 679 received their Eagle Scout Award on Sunday August 14, 2016. Both of the boys worked on the new Veterans Memorial for the Bryce Valley area for their projects. The memorial in on main street in Tropic near the Heritage Center. We congratulate these two fine young men for […]