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Desert Hills vs. Dixie, Soccer, St. George, Utah, Mar. 31, 2015 | Photo by Robert Hoppie,, St. George News

Region 9 soccer: Top three teams all roll to Tuesday victories 

ST. GEORGE — The rich got richer Tuesday night, with Dixie, Pine View and Snow Canyon all picking up region wins, further separating themselves from the rest of Region 9. All three front-runners won by at least two goals. Here’s a recap of the Tuesday action: Dixie 6, Desert Hills 2 A flurry of three […]

A blue Toyota Avalon received significant rear-end damage during a collision on Brigham Road, St. George, Utah, March 31, 2015 | Photo by Kimberly Scott, St. George News

Leadfoot gets speedy driver nowhere fast 

ST. GEORGE – The driver of a truck, who reportedly admitted to police he was speeding, came upon another vehicle on Brigham Road in St. George a little too quickly Tuesday afternoon and slammed right into the back of it. Around 4:45 p.m., a man driving a blue Toyota Avalon had just turned left off of 120 […]


Man charged with stealing $9,000 from deceased man’s bank account 

ST. GEORGE – A 41-year-old man was arrested by police last week on 10 counts of alleged forgery. It was the third time the man had been arrested in just a few days. A 79-year-old woman contacted police about withdrawals exceeding $9,000 that had been made from a checking account she shared with her son […]

Washington City Police K-9 Handler Josh Finona looks on as police K-9 Hunter lays in the grass outside the Washington City Police Department, Washington City, Utah, March 31, 2015 | Photo by Devan Chavez, St. George News

Police call on community for help after $100,000 meth bust; STGnews Videocast 

WASHINGTON CITY — The Washington City Police Department is calling on the citizens of Southern Utah to help them find the owners of various property found in a storage unit during a drug bust Sunday. While on patrol Sunday, Washington City Police Officer Matt Page discovered 50-year-old David Mangum asleep inside a vehicle outside his storage unit, Washington City Police […]

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Easter services at Tuacahn: ‘He is the God of the living’ 

ST. GEORGE — Calvary Chapel St. George is welcoming all to attend its nondenominational Easter services at the Tuacahn Amphitheatre on April 5, one at 8 a.m. and another at 11 a.m. Rick Nerud, pastor, said it will be a”time of worship that will combine traditional Easter Hymns with contemporary Christian songs that all ages and backgrounds will […]

Aftermath of a two-car collision after one of the drivers allegedly ran a stop sign, St. George, Utah, March 31, 2015 | Photo by Mori Kessler, St. George News

Woman sent to hospital after driver runs stop sign 

ST. GEORGE – An elderly woman was taken to the hospital just after noon Tuesday following a two-car collision triggered by a driver not stopping at a stop sign at the intersection of 600 South and 800 East in St. George. A black Honda Accord, driven by a 76-year-old woman, was northbound on 800 East and approaching […]

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Three Corners Women’s Giving Circle awards $14K in grants 

ST. GEORGE — The Three Corners Women’s Giving Circle has announced recipients of its 2015 grants and invites new members and grant applicants going forward. The first recipient is Assistance League of Southern Utah, for the second year in a row, with a $5,000 grant to continue Operation School Bell, which helps disadvantaged schoolgirls buy new clothing […]

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Deseret Power CFO speaks at business, ethics forum 

ST. GEORGE — Bob Dalley, vice president and CFO of Deseret Power Electric Cooperative will speak at Dixie State University’s Business and Ethics Forum series on Thursday at noon in the Boeing Auditorium, Room 121 of the Udvar-Hazy Business Building on the DSU campus, 225 South 700 East, St. George. All are welcome and admission is free. […]

President Barack Obama, Washington D.C., Jun. 24, 2012 | Photo by Pete Souza, courtesy of, St. George News

Barack Obama makes first presidential visit to Utah 

SALT LAKE CITY – The White House announced Monday that President Barack Obama will be visiting Utah Friday. White House officials released the following statement Monday morning concerning the president’s upcoming travel plans: On Thursday, April 2, the President will travel to Louisville, Kentucky for an event on the economy. Friday, April 3, the President […]

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26-year-old Hildale man arrested for unlawful sexual conduct with minor 

HILDALE – A 26-year-old Hildale man was arrested Sunday for unlawful sexual conduct with a minor. Police responded to a Hildale residence, where the father of a 17-year-old girl reported that Francisco Sergio Chareca had sexual intercourse with his daughter, Hildale Police Officer Samuel Johnson said in a probable cause statement supporting the arrest. After […]

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Man allegedly threatens to stab roommate in jugular for stealing his bread 

WASHINGTON CITY – Two men were arrested Sunday for aggravated assault after they allegedly used a knife during a confrontation with a third man whom they accused of stealing their bread. Washington City Police Officer Mike Adams responded to a report of a fight in the area of 600 W. Evans Ridge Circle in Washington City, […]

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Police find over 2 pounds of meth in Hurricane man’s storage unit 

WASHINGTON CITY — A Hurricane City man was arrested Sunday after police found over two pounds of methamphetamine in his storage unit in Washington City. Washington City Police Officer Matt Page discovered 50-year-old David Mangum slumped over the steering wheel of his vehicle with the driver’s side door open, Page wrote in a probable cause statement supporting […]

While no injuries were reported as a result of a two-vehicle collision at the Green Springs Drive and Telegraph Street-Red Cliffs Drive intersection, one vehicle was towed and traffic was impacted, Washington, Utah, March 30, 2015 | Photo by Kimberly Scott, St. George News

Failure to yield results in 2-vehicle collision at Green Springs, Telegraph intersection 

WASHINGTON CITY — Failure to yield to oncoming traffic at the Green Springs Drive and Telegraph Street-Red Cliffs Drive intersection Monday resulted in a two-vehicle collision, impeding traffic through the intersection for a period of time. Around 10:45 a.m., a woman driving a white Dodge truck was traveling south on Green Springs Drive, Washington City Police […]

Attorney Trevor Terry with client Timothy Tyler Andrew Walker, St George, Utah, Dec. 23, 2014 | Photo by Mori Kessler, St. George News

Former NASCAR racer sentenced for 2013 high-speed chase 

ST. GEORGE – Ex-NASCAR racer Timothy Tyler Andrew Walker was sentenced in 5th District Court Monday morning for a high-speed chase that ran through three states in early 2013. Walker, 33, of Hermosa Beach, California, appeared in court dressed in an orange-and-white jumpsuit from the Washington County Purgatory Correctional Facility and stood with his attorney […]

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David Archuleta performs at Tuacahn, overflow seating only 

ST. GEORGE — Utah’s own superstar, David Archuleta, will perform at the Tuacahn Amphitheatre, 1100 Tuacahn Drive in Ivins, Nov. 7 at 7:30 p.m. After tickets went on sale Wednesday, the response was overwhelming and no seats remain available in the main theatre. But, Director of Marketing Stephanie Finck said Monday, there are still a few tickets left in the overflow sections – but […]

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