St George News

Larry Meyers

Larry Meyers; concerned citizen, conservative voice 

ST. GEORGE – Utah Republican candidate for the House of Representatives 2nd Congressional District and St. George attorney, Larry Meyers, is ready to change the way they do business in Washington, D.C. But first, he has to earn his party’s nomination at the state convention held this Saturday in Salt Lake City. A self-described concerned […]


Vickers, Anderson face off again for senate District 28 

CEDAR CITY – The position for state senatorial District 28 is up for election this year. District 28 covers Beaver and Iron counties and part of Washington County. Although there is no representative from the Democratic Party, the Republican incumbent seeking re-election, Evan Vickers, does have a recognizable Republican challenger in Casey Anderson. The race will […]

Zachary Hartman

Congressional hopeful Zachary Hartman banks on brutal honesty 

ST. GEORGE — Zachary Hartman has never held public office and he admits that he’s a terrible politician, yet he is vying for Chris Stewart’s position as U.S. Congressional House District 2′s representative for Utah. He is joined by fellow candidates vying for Stewart’s seat, Vaughn Hatton and Larry Meyers, all four of whom will seek the […]

Iron county sheriff

Family rescued in Iron County on road between Kolob, Upper Basin 

IRON COUNTY – A family of five got stuck while traveling between Kolob and the Upper Basin in Iron County Sunday night. At about 11 p.m. Sunday, a call came in from a family — parents and three children — which had its vehicle stuck in the snow. Iron County Sheriff’s Search and Rescue responded to […]


Prescribed burns in Dixie National Forest 

DIXIE NATIONAL FOREST – The Powell Ranger District of the Dixie National Forest is set to begin its spring prescribed burn program, which will run from April through November, in the following locations: Ahlstrom Hollow (400 acres): The legal description includes all or part of sections 16-20, 26 and 35, township (T) 36 south (S), […]


Dixie National Forest prepares to open campgrounds, roads 

ST. GEORGE – Springtime is here and with summer around the corner people are ready to explore the forest, recreate and camp in their favorite location. The Dixie National Forest encourages visitors to “Know Before You Go” and learn about the travel conditions and numerous opportunities available for exploration on the Forest. The Oak Grove […]

Fire weather alert

Red Flag Warning: Large wildfire potential Kaibab, Coconino National Forests 

WILLIAMS, Ariz. – The National Weather Service has issued a Red Flag Warning for today from noon to 8 p.m. that covers the entire Kaibab and Coconino National Forests of northern Arizona. Visitors to the Kaibab and Coconino National Forests are advised to refrain from having a campfire when Red Flag Warning conditions exist.  This advisory covers […]


UPDATE: I-15 slow but moving, expect delays 

UPDATE – AT 2 p.m. AHP Sgt. John Bottoms advised the Interstate is back open, with traffic moving slowly in both directions through the Virgin River Gorge because everyone is slowing down to see all the activity on the side of the highway “There appear to be militia members wearing military style uniforms,” Bottoms said, “and […]


News short: Preliminary results, Republican county convention 

ST. GEORGE – The Washington County Republican Convention is underway Saturday. Among the nominations to be made by county delegates were those for Washington County Commission Seats A and B, and those have gone to Zachary Renstrom and Victor Iverson, respectively, and for Sheriff which went to incumbent Cory Pulsipher over challenger Hank Kodele. Five men, including incumbent […]

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County Democrats gather for pre-convention meet-and-greet 

ST. GEORGE – Washington County Democrats got together for a pre-convention meet-and-greet with several of the party’s candidates at the home of Della Lowe in the Entrada neighborhood of St. George Friday. Lowe has been nominated to succeed Dorothy Engleman as chair of the Washington County Democratic Party, as Engleman resigned to run for Utah’s House […]


Appeals court judges hears arguments surrounding Amendment 3 

ST. GEORGE – Utah’s Amendment 3, defining marriage as between a man and a woman, was the focus of oral arguments heard before three federal appeals judges Thursday. The players The judges who heard the arguments are Paul J. Kelly, Jr., Carlos F. Lucero, and Jerome A. Holmes, of the U.S. 10th Circuit Court of Appeals […]

IRS seeks Utahn for Taxpayer Advocacy Panel 

PHOENIX – The Internal Revenue Service seeks civic-minded volunteers to serve on the Taxpayer Advocacy Panel, TAP, a federal advisory committee that listens to taxpayers, identifies major taxpayer concerns, and makes recommendations for improving IRS services. The TAP provides a forum for taxpayers to raise concerns about IRS service and offer suggestions for improvement. The […]

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