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Expected job losses create worry in remote Utah town

John Hollenhorst  |  Posted   Apr 27th - 7:31pm

The recent decision to shut down a huge coal-fired power plant at Lake Powell is sending shock waves along the Utah-Arizona border and into the most remote town in Utah.

Another big meth bust for UHP troopers

Pat Reavy  |  Posted   Apr 27th - 2:32pm

The Utah Highway Patrol made a large methamphetamine bust Tuesday near the Utah-Arizona border.

Why you should go check out the colossal Double Arch

Mike Godfrey, Contributor  |  Posted   Apr 27th - 11:43am

Double Arch is one of Utah's largest and most unique natural arches, and one of Utah's most accessible.

2 plead guilty in New Harmony horse abuse case

Mori Kessler, St. George News  |  Posted   Apr 27th - 10:31am

Two New Harmony residents pleaded guilty Tuesday to charges of animal cruelty originating from the discovery of three dead horses that reportedly died of starvation. A fourth horse was found alive, yet was malnourished and injured.

Man involved in fatal motorcycle crash in Virgin River Gorge identified

Mori Kessler, St. George News  |  Posted   Apr 27th - 9:58am

The name of a man killed in a motorcycle crash in the Virgin River Gorge, Arizona, over the weekend was released by authorities Tuesday.

Planners: Southern Utah congestion inevitable, but northern corridor would help

Julie Applegate, St. George News  |  Posted   Apr 27th - 9:22am

Planners scrambling to meet future transportation needs in Southern Utah say even if the controversial northern corridor is built, congestion is inevitable if growth continues as expected.

Man killed in Iron County rollover crash

Xoel Cardenas  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 11:01pm

A man was killed in a rollover accident Wednesday, police said.

Hurricane man who threatened to blow up White House does it again, police say

Pat Reavy  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 5:58pm

A Hurricane man who was just given probation last month for threatening on Instagram to blow up the White House has been arrested and accused of doing the same thing again.

Trump puts bull's-eye on Bears Ears National Monument

Amy Joi O'Donoghue  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 5:57pm

President Donald Trump signed an executive order to review national monument designations over the past 21 years, mentioning Bears Ears National Monument when he vowed to return power to the states and end the "abuse" of the Antiquities Act.

Moab student charged with killing 2 friends in DUI prom night crash

Pat Reavy  |  Posted   Apr 26th - 2:56pm

A Moab man has been charged with driving a car drunk and killing two teenagers following a junior prom in March.

Idaho man dies on private boating trip on Colorado River

The Associated Press  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 4:40pm

Authorities at Grand Canyon National Park say an Idaho man has died while on a private boating trip on the Colorado River.

Man hospitalized after falling at Toquerville Falls

Julie Applegate, St. George News  |  Posted   Apr 25th - 12:44pm

A 76-year-old man who sustained a serious head injury at Toquerville Falls was rescued and flown to the hospital Saturday afternoon.

Wrongful death lawsuit filed against Polaris over double fatal ATV accident in Moab

Sam Penrod  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 8:02pm

Attorneys in Utah filed a wrongful death lawsuit against Polaris for the fiery deaths of two Arizona women, alleging the all terrain vehicle they were in, was unsafe.

Hurricane man arrested for allegedly assaulting wife, 8-year-old child

Josh Furlong  |  Posted   Apr 24th - 2:02pm

A Hurricane man was arrested Sunday after allegedly assaulting his wife and child.

Motorcyclist going estimated 140 mph dies after crashing in Virgin River Gorge

Joseph Witham, St. George News  |  Posted   Apr 23rd - 8:58pm

A motorcyclist who a witness estimated to be going 140 mph died Saturday afternoon after striking a guardrail and crashing in the Virgin River Gorge.

Minor earthquake shakes southeastern Utah

Wendy Leonard  |  Posted   Apr 22nd - 10:51pm

Seismologists say a minor earthquake shook an area in southeastern Utah late Friday night, but no damage or injury was reported.

Cedar City man killed in rollover crash near Kanarraville Saturday

Wendy Leonard  |  Posted   Apr 22nd - 3:29pm

A Cedar City man was killed when he was thrown from his pickup truck after it drifted off I-15 early Saturday.

Hurricane High teacher charged with sexually exploiting student

Pat Reavy  |  Posted   Apr 21st - 4:42pm

A Hurricane High School teacher was charged Friday with sexually exploiting a student. Aaron Karl Esplin, 40, of LaVerkin, was charged in 5th District Court with sexual exploitation of a minor and sexual battery.

Fire engulfs $700K motorhome on I-15 in Virgin River Gorge

Mori Kessler, St. George News  |  Posted   Apr 21st - 9:28am

Traffic on Interstate 15 through Arizona was at a stand still Thursday afternoon as firefighters attacked a motorhome that caught fire.

70-year-old woman falls into deep crack at Grand Canyon

Kimberly Scott, St. George News  |  Posted   Apr 20th - 11:33am

Emergency crews rescued a 70-year-old woman who fell approximately 50 feet into a deep crack at the Grand Canyon Tuesday afternoon. The woman reportedly became wedged in the rock, preventing her from falling to the bottom.