Couple’s Savanna castle to reopen for public tours
SAVANNA, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois home of a couple who turned it into a castle adorned with art will reopen for public tours next month.
Alan and Adrianne St. George's Havencrest Castle in...
Recycling in Washington County going to landfill
PROVO, Utah (AP) — Recyclable materials in a southern Utah county are instead going to a landfill.
The Spectrum newspaper reports that the contents of residential recycling bins in...
Utah schools struggle to support number of homeless students
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — As the new school year begins, one Utah county is struggling to support its growing population of homeless students, officials said.
Rabies-carrying bats raising alarm in southwest Utah
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — Health officials are raising alarm after receiving several reports of people interacting with rabies-carrying bats in southwest Utah.
Judge orders imprisoned polygamist leader to give deposition
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah judge has ordered imprisoned polygamist leader Warren Jeffs to give a deposition in a sex abuse case.
KUTV-TV reports that District Judge G. Michael Westfall in...
Utah audit shows millions to go to proposed pipeline costs
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Washington County is expected to pay hundreds of millions of dollars to build and operate a proposed water pipeline, according to a Utah legislative audit.
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — A Utah sheriff's official says the creator of the YouTube channel "King of Random" shot video that showed his fatal paragliding crash and that it indicates the craft...
SkyWest: 2Q Earnings Snapshot
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) _ SkyWest Inc. (SKYW) on Wednesday reported second-quarter profit of $88.1 million.
The St. George, Utah-based company said it had net income of $1.71 per...
MOUNT PLEASANT, Utah (AP) — A company that runs treatment centers for troubled youth is closing a second Utah facility as officials investigate claims of sexual abuse, violence and several other...
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — A southern Utah youth psychiatric residential treatment center will close its doors after reports of sexual abuse and violence.
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — An employee of a youth psychiatric center in Utah has been accused of pulling a teenage girl's hair and punching her.
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — A Utah man has been charged with attempted murder after police say he broke into his ex-wife's home and stabbed a man more than 20 times.
PROVO, Utah (AP) — Provo Mayor Michelle Kafusi has announced 200 electric scooters are coming to the city this August.
Kafusi tweeted Monday the city has launched a pilot program with bike...
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — Police at Dixie State University are offering people in the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program and others fingerprinting services — a required step to secure...
CEDAR CITY, Utah (AP) — A southern Utah city council is delaying a vote about whether to make a water tank adorned with a painted image of a Native American and the name "Redmen" an official city...
ALHAMBRA, Calif. (AP) — A Utah man was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of shooting an off-duty Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy at a fast-food restaurant, and authorities say they are...
ALHAMBRA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the shooting of a Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy (all times local):
Authorities have arrested a Utah man on suspicion of shooting...
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — A 50-year-old former police detective in Mesquite, Nevada, has pleaded guilty in federal court in Utah in a teenage sex case.
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — Authorities say a Utah man sought in an alleged sex crime involving a juvenile is dead after his car plunged into a river in a northwestern Arizona gorge.
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — A Logan man's body has been recovered at a southern Utah state park where he jumped from the top of waterfalls.
Utah Division of Parks and Recreation officials say...
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — Police say a brother and sister who shared an apartment in southern Utah have been found dead along with a pet dog in an apparent murder-suicide.
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — St. George police say they suspect the deaths of two siblings in their late 60s were a murder-suicide.
Officer Tiffany Atkin says that's an assumption because no note...
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — St. George Regional Airport in southwestern Utah was closed Wednesday to landings and takeoffs by airplanes until Sept. 26 for runway repairs.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A youth psychiatric center where a brawl broke out last month is at risk of losing its license as Utah state officials investigate claims of sexual abuse, violence and...
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — Federal officials and environmentalists are working together to boost protection for a rare poppy that is only found in southern Utah.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A giant creature has found a new job guarding a southern Utah business.
The St. George Spectrum reports that the "Giant Spider" sculpture will be the new mascot of...
- Business WireLegislative Audit Reports District Can Repay the State of Utah for the Lake Powell PipelineAugust 20, 2019
- Business WireWilson Electronics Introduces Enhanced Cellular Signal Amplifier Providing the Highest Uplink and Downlink Power in its Price RangeMay 16, 2019
- BusinessWireBank of Utah to Acquire American Bank of CommerceSeptember 13, 2018
- Globe NewswireNew Alliance Seeks to Promote Health and Prevent Illness by Addressing Social Determinants of Health in Ogden, St. GeorgeJune 29, 2018
- BusinessWireWilson Electronics Announces 4G In-Vehicle Cell Phone Signal Booster Designed for Truckers -- the weBoost Drive Sleek OTRJune 26, 2018
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Oregon is sending state officials to check on foster children at a Utah facility following a riot during which more than 20 teenagers were injured.
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — Five people were hospitalized after a fight broke out at a Utah youth psychiatric center that took officers from several police agencies about an hour to bring under...
Utah teen in failed backpack bomb attack given probation
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A teenager who authorities accused of trying to blow up a homemade backpack bomb at a southern Utah high school after watching Islamic State propaganda been sentenced to four...
Man convicted of murder in stabbing of St. George woman
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — A 29-year-old man faces up to life in prison after being convicted of first-degree murder in the fatal stabbing of a St. George woman with a decorative sword in her...
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — College students and residents in a Utah city have quickly taken to e-scooters as a new method of local transportation.
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — A highway through a Utah national park will close for road repairs for most of April.
The Spectrum reports that Zion-Mount Carmel Highway will be closed for three...
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — Officials at Dixie State University say redshirt senior football player Abraham Reinhardt has died at a hospital.
School officials did not release a cause of death,...
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — A southern Utah university student newspaper that is upset over cuts to its budget imposed by the college is accusing university leaders of targeting the publication for...
Defense: Trial date expected in massive Utah wildfire
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — A lawyer for a Utah man charged with accidentally starting a massive wildfire says he will likely get a trial date this year.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A teenager who authorities accused of trying to blow up a homemade backpack bomb at a southern Utah high school after watching Islamic State propaganda has taken a plea...
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — Officials at Zion National Park say a rockslide inside the park has forced the closure of state Route 9.
The Spectrum newspaper reports that park officials announced...
Southern Utah airport to close for 4 months for runway rehab
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — A southern Utah airport serving more than 200,000 commercial passengers a year will close for four months to let crews rip up and rebuild a runway undermined by unstable...
Utah man accused of assaulting pregnant girlfriend
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — Police say an 18-year-old Utah man is accused of punching and kicking his pregnant girlfriend in the stomach, aiming to cause a miscarriage.
SkyWest: 4Q Earnings Snapshot
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) _ SkyWest Inc. (SKYW) on Thursday reported fourth-quarter net income of $67.1 million.
The St. George, Utah-based company said it had net income of $1.28 per share.
The results topped Wall Street expectations. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of $1.09 per share.
The regional airline posted revenue of $803.5 million in the period, also topping Street forecasts. Three analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $789.6 million.
Authorities: St. George stake center fire intentionally set
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — Authorities say a fire that heavily damaged a new building for the St. George East Stake of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was intentionally set.
St. George Fire Department officials say the blaze started about 1 a.m. Saturday and burned quickly through the ceiling and attic.
They say a fire sprinkler system was installed but not yet functional in the building, which was expected to be finished in about a month.
Nov. 4 closing date set for temple renovation in St. George
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — The Mormon church says its temple in St. George, Utah, will close Nov. 4 for a major renovation expected to take several years.
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints' announcement Friday of the closing date says the previously announced project will include structural, mechanical, electrical, finish and plumbing work
The temple was originally dedicated in April 1877 and rededicated in 1975 after being removed.
The Spectrum in St. George names new editor
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — The Spectrum in southern Utah has a new top editor who has been with the newspaper for more than a decade.
The Spectrum reports Andrew DeMille started with the newspaper in 2007 and reported on politics, local government and the environment before assuming a leadership role as content strategist.
Family dedicates park bench to honor teen missing for years
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — A St. George family has dedicated a park bench to a teenager who disappeared in 2015.
The Spectrum newspaper reports the bench at Crimson Ridge Park was donated to the family by a local metal working company in honor of 17-year-old Macin Smith.
Utah high school may ditch “Redmen” mascot
CEDAR CITY, Utah (AP) — A committee of students, teachers and tribal members is recommending a southern Utah high school get rid of its "Redmen" mascot that is offensive to Native Americans and others.
Crews use drone in rescue of hiker stuck on Utah cliff side
ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) — Crews have used a drone to help rescue a hiker trapped on a ledge at night in southern Utah.
The St. George News reports the Washington County Sheriff's Search and Rescue team sent the drone to light up the pitch-black cliff where the 60-year-old man was stuck Wednesday night.