GSENM Advisory Committee Meetings February 2 & 3, 2017

  KANAB – The Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument Advisory Committee will host a meetings on Thursday, February 2, 2017, fr om 10 a.m.to 6 p.m; and Friday, February 3, 2017 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Agenda topics include: the ongoing Livestock Grazing Management Plan Amendment and Associated Environmental Impact Statement (LGMPA/AEIS); the Skutumpah Terrace […]

Carvel Royal Harward 1941 – 2017

  LOA – Our exemplar of gentleness and vigor receives rest after protracted illness. Carvel lived sensitive to the hurt that living inevitably brings when one remains brave enough to feel. With the personal pain he bore, he carried an awareness of and emphatic connection to the beauty, joy and pain of other lives. It hurt him to see others, […]

Betty Cooper 1925 – 2017

  PANGUITCH / BRIGHAM CITY – Betty Lou Vavra Cooper died Saturday, January 28, 2017 in Brigham City, Utah, of natural causes. She was 91. Betty was born July 21, 1925 in Omaha, Nebraska, to Luke and Bertha Vavra. She spent her childhood in Walthill, Nebraska, and moved to Utah at age 18. She married John Henry Wickham, II on […]

Erma Bybee Clarke 1930 – 2017

TROPIC/HENDERSON, NV – Our Beautiful Mother, Erma Bybee Clarke passed away peacefully in the early morning hours of January 23, 2017 at the age of 87. She was living at her daughter’s home at the time of her passing in Henderson, Nevada. Erma, along with her twin sister Erna, were born January 18, 1930 in Tropic, Utah to Levi Marion […]

Mark A. Baysinger 1950 – 2017

  TORREY – Our beloved husband, father, grandfather and brother, Mark Alan Baysinger, age 66, of Torrey, slipped into eternity on December 8, 2016 in American Fork, Utah, after a brave and valiant battle with cancer. He was born March 27, 1950 in Lake of the Ozarks, Missouri, a son of Kenneth Eugene and Ruby Lee Sullens Baysinger. He graduated […]

Eva Mae Chynoweth 1934 – 2017

  HENRIEVILLE/FERRON – Our sweet mother, grandmother, sister and friend, Eva Mae Chynoweth, passed away peacefully of natural causes on January 29th, 2017. Mom was born on February 1, 1934 to Lawrence A. and Lavina J. Goulding Chynoweth in Henrieville, Utah. She married our father, Bud B. Ormond, on November 6th, 1951. They made their home in American Fork, Utah. […]

Two Openings on Utah Wildlife Board

SOUTHERN UTAH – The group that has the final say about hunting, fishing and how wildlife is managed in Utah has two openings it needs to fill. Applications are being accepted to serve on the Utah Wildlife Board. The board makes the final decision regarding the management of deer and other wildlife in Utah. In August, John Bair and Mike […]


Homeless Shelter Secrecy Earns Salt Lake City Leaders the Black Hole Award By The Utah Headliners   On Dec. 13, Salt Lake City Mayor Jackie Biskupski and the seven council members stood before journalists and made an announcement impacting city residents and the entire state — the location of four new homeless shelters. It was the culmination of… well, we […]