Top 5 weekend stories on St. George News

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ST. GEORGE — In case you missed it, here is your weekend recap of the top five most viewed stories published on St. George News from Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 16-17.

See the related stories at the bottom of this page for five honorable mention stories.

‘It’s inappropriate’; Washington County Board of Education begins updating employee dress code

Washington County School District office in St. George, Utah, on Sept. 23, 2019 | Photo by Ryann Richardson, St. George News

ST. GEORGE — The Washington County Board of Education worked to adapt the employee dress code while addressing general clothing policy concerns during a meeting on Tuesday.

Lyle Cox, the Washington County executive director of human resources, presented the proposed changes to the board after he said there has been “increasing cause for concern” for some schools trying to address these problems.

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Motorcycle rider killed after being thrown off bike, struck by semi on I-15 in Mesquite


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MESQUITE — A motorcycle rider was killed after he became separated from his bike and slid across two lanes, then was struck by a semitractor-trailer on Interstate 15 in Mesquite, Nev., Saturday night.

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Canyon Media announces return of familiar voice as new KONY Country morning show host

KONY’s Carl Lamar and Amy Chesley during a reverse drawing at Stephen Wade’s 4th annual “Red Tag” sales event, July 13, 2019, St. George, Utah | File photo by Andrew Pinckney, St. George News

ST. GEORGE — Following the news that radio personality Marty Lane is stepping down as co-host of the KONY Country morning show, Canyon Media has announced that Carl Lamar will be returning to share the mic with Amy Chesley each morning.

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Washington City police respond to two-vehicle collision in notorious intersection during busiest time of day

2016 File photo of Washington City Police vehicles on Red Hills Parkway, Washington City, Utah, November, 2016 | Photo by Cody Blowers, St. George News

WASHINGTON CITY — First responders were dispatched to one of the most dangerous intersections in Washington City after police said a driver failed to yield to oncoming traffic.

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With Division I in sight, Dixie State plans more renovations for Trailblazer stadium

Trailblazer Stadium conceptual of Phase 3 and 4 renovations. | Photo courtesy of Dixie State Athletics, St. George News

ST. GEORGE — Dixie State University has already finished phases one and two of its renovations to Trailblazer Stadium, with some additional renovation in the works. The first two phases of the project included a new track, turf field and a brand new visiting team grandstands, which included locker rooms, concessions stands, restrooms and visiting locker rooms.

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The top five honorable mention stories can be found below in the related stories.

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