2017-12-12

The Newly Adopted Dog

TEASDALE – It was just about ten years ago when Dottie Weaver, founder of Color Country Animal Welfare, rescued a beautiful Border collie mix she saw being dumped on the highway. Dottie knew I had recently lost an Australian shepherd of whom I was very fond. She thought I needed another dog, and she was right—I did. And so I […]

Cody James Marshall

PANGUITCH/SEATTLE, WA – Cody James Marshall, 23, passed away on December 2, 2017 in Seattle Washington. He was born October 24, 1994, in Cedar City, Utah, to Tim and Natalie Marshall, older brother to Ashlee, Hunter and Randy. Cody was incredibly intelligent, and able to recite any number of trivia, especially about books, music, geography and statistics. He had a […]

Celebrate Cultural Heritage with the Spark Squad

WAYNE COUNTY – The Entrada Institute and Wayne County USU Extension/4-H have teamed up for a three-year project celebrating the cultural heritage of Wayne County. From native peoples and pioneers to ranching and rural life, we’re celebrating our rich cultural heritage around six fun themes. It’s hoped the project will SPARK an interest in learning more about our rural community […]

Locals Respond to Proclamation Downsizing GSENM

ESCALANTE – Meetings held in Kanab, Boulder and Escalante, organized by Grand Staircase Escalante Partners, attracted almost two hundred participants who came to learn about how to support the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument in its larger (1.9 million acre) configuration. On December 4, 2017, Donald Trump issued a Presidential Proclamation Modifying the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument, specifically challenging President Clinton’s […]

Area Businesses and Leaders Honored for Efforts in Economic and Community Development

RICHFIELD – The Six County Association of Governments (SCAOG) and Six County Economic Development District (SCEDD) held their Twenty-Eighth Annual General Board and Recognition Banquet December 6, 2017. Commissioner Byron Woodland, Juab County and SCAOG Board Chair officiated at the event. Commissioner Rick Blackwell, Piute County and SCEDD Board Chair conducted the economic and community development recognition segment in which […]