October 10, 2019

Wendy Sara Swiger-Kerr

PANGUITCH – Our Ma, wife, and best friend, Wendy Sara Swiger-Kerr passed away September 23, 2019. Ma was born December 08, 1957 in Ohio. She was well travelled and eventually settled in “The West” in the little home she loved the best. Ma fell in love her little historic Panguitch home in the 80s. She became a member of the […]

Escalante City Considers P&Z Items

ESCALANTE – Five separate zoning change applications were considered at Escalante City’s October 1, 2019 public hearing and city council meeting, with three zone change applications approved, one withdrawn and one denied. Escalante resident Mark Austin submitted three zoning change requests. The first was on a parcel at 355 E. Hwy 12, right next to Escalante Home Center, where he […]

Boulder Town Council October

BOULDER – The October 2019 Boulder Town Council meeting began by considering the proposal to place public dumpsters on Lower Boulder Road. One would be located on the Sugar Loaf Valley Ranch property. The other would potentially be located near the corner of 1700 and Lower Boulder Road. These locations would allow the truck space to turn around. The dumpster […]

October Fall Harvest Event and Social to be Held at Old Giles Townsite

OLD BLUE VALLEY – Kelly Taylor will host an October Fall Harvest Event and Social at the Old Giles Townsite; mile post 106.6 on Highway SR24. Events are set to take place October 12, 13 and 14(Columbus Day/ Indigneous People’s Day.) All traveling public, and anyone interested on stopping in, are welcome. All events are free. There is free, open-area […]

George Nez

ESCALANTE – George Hosteen Nez, 59 of Escalante, Utah passed away unexpectedly at his home on October 2, 2019. He was born to Jack and Anna Nez on May 27, 1960 in Tuba City, Arizona. He was the 3rd of 12 children. George moved to Richfield, Utah as a teenager and finished high school there. He met Lisa Ann Leibenguth […]

Entrada Invites Community to October 19 Fundraiser and Concert

TORREY – Don Gomes, vice president of the Entrada Institute, has an invitation for the community: “On October 19, we’re throwing a combination fundraiser-party-concert-and-awards ceremony; and we want to extend an invitation to everyone in this area to come out for all the festivities.” The event will be held from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. at Robber’s Roost, 185 W. Main […]